Minglebox Education News - gre-test http://www.minglebox.com/news Education News and Views that you can use. en-us Thu, 30 Oct 2014 23:07:25 GMT Thu, 30 Oct 2014 23:07:25 GMT http://www.minglebox.com/rss Minglebox Feed Generator contact@minglebox.com contact@minglebox.com 5 Minglebox Education News 142 18 http://www.minglebox.com/news http://www.minglebox.com/images/global/logo-of-minglebox.gif <![CDATA[Survey on GRE test-takers across the world reveal interesting trends]]> A new global survey on Graduate Record Examination (GRE) test-takers has revealed certain interesting trends. The study sought to find out the examination preparation habits of GRE test-takers throughout the world. Close to 18,000 students belonging to over 150 countries were covered in the survey. As per a release from the Educational Testing Services (ETS), Indian students who prepare for the GRE are leading the list of students engaged in late night study, at around 29%. ETS develops as well as conducts the test. The survey reports show that a majority of the candidates..

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Thu, 30 Oct 2014 06:21:34 GMT data-0001-fdbffe84495f370e01495fb763770897
<![CDATA[Top three mobile apps to help you prepare for higher education tests]]> If you are a student preparing for your higher education then you will need to prepare for one out of these three major tests. GRE : If you are planning to study in USA or in any other English speaking country for your graduation or a business course you need to take the Graduate record Examinations (GRE) as a standard test. Even in India these days several B-Schools have started accepting GRE scores including top colleges like IIM Ahmedabad , IIM Bangalore , and IIT Chennai along with NIILM Centre for Management studies , TAPMI Manipal and Amrita School of Business and..

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Wed, 06 Aug 2014 05:48:42 GMT data-0001-fdbffea847a66fb30147a9dcc16128f0
<![CDATA[Students aspiring to study abroad favor Delhi University's FYUP]]> The controversial four-year-undergraduate program (FYUP) of the Delhi University (DU) is all set to make way for the restoration of the three-year pattern for undergraduate (UG) courses, amid a lot of protests from student and teacher bodies. However, a section of students who are aspiring to pursue their higher studies overseas have lent their support to the FYUP. It is especially true for students who are planning to go to the United States (US) for higher education. According to the students, they need to acquire four years of UG education after the Class XII level to take the ..

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Fri, 27 Jun 2014 05:04:06 GMT data-0001-fdbffe8546d78d650146dbb58abd5cc0
<![CDATA[More graduate and business schools accept GRE scores for admission]]> An increased number of graduate and business schools (B-schools) from across the world have started accepting Graduate Record Examination (GRE) scores to grant admission to students. More schools from countries such as United States (US), United Kingdom (UK), Switzerland, France, Korea, Mexico, China, Brazil and Taiwan have joined the GRE bandwagon. In fact, currently GRE scores are being accepted by several thousand graduate schools and over 1,000 B-schools across the world. A country-wise list of names of the schools that have recently started accepting GRE scores is provided below. ..

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Fri, 06 Jun 2014 06:10:26 GMT data-0001-fdbffe85466a216101466fccbc15328e
<![CDATA[ETS to provide Major Field Test for business degree globally now]]> In what can be construed as good news for business management aspirants, ETS Major Field Test for bachelor's degree in business available in all parts of the world. It was reported that the ETS, the testing agency that conducts the TOEFL and GRE , conducts the ETS Major Field Test for bachelor's degree in business which measures student learning outcomes and accreditation and accountability requirements, was formerly available only in the US. It was mentioned that the test has been widely used to measure graduating business students' mastery of business principles, concepts and..

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Fri, 04 Apr 2014 07:21:21 GMT data-0001-fdbffe844522db2f01452b9d04b06656
<![CDATA[Interest from International and B-School Audiences Drives GRE Volumes to Second Highest Level in History]]> The GRE program saw impressive growth around the world in 2013, ending the year with the second highest annual GRE test volumes in the program’s history, 731,000. Volumes in the United States increased a noteworthy 5 percent and students in Europe and Asia tested in record numbers compared to 2012, with the most significant increase occurring in India.  Some notable trends in 2013 GRE volumes compared to 2012 include: GRE volumes in India increased by more than 70 percent, recording annual GRE volumes greater than 90,000 from that region alone. International GRE..

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Wed, 26 Feb 2014 09:33:16 GMT data-0001-fdbffe85446909f001446d8a7eb57f72
<![CDATA[Tamil Nadu witnesses a rising trend of students going abroad for studies ]]> The last decade or so has been transformative in terms of the number of students who plan to go abroad for their higher education . With the rising income level and aspirations, students from all the strata of the society, now look forward to pursuing their course of choice in hallowed institutions abroad. While Andhra Pradesh has always been a front runner in this regard for years, there have been other states from students have been going to abroad to pursue study in recent times. According to reports, while Andhra Pradesh still maintains the top state as sending students abroad for..

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Thu, 21 Nov 2013 12:19:46 GMT data-0001-fdbffead4275e8de01427a9a113e406a
<![CDATA[Indian students constitute 44% of GRE test takers from Asia]]> With the burgeoning middle class and soaring aspirations, Indian students are increasingly favoring studying abroad for higher education. Reflecting the trend, there has been a 70% surge in the number of Indians taking the Graduate Record Examination (GRE) for admission to postgraduate studies abroad. According to a study by Education Testing Service (ETS), which conducts the GRE exams, the number of candidates from India grew from 33,504 in 2011-12 to 56,782 in 2012-13. The report 'Snapshot of the Individuals Who Took the GRE revised General Test', from ETS shows that even China..

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Thu, 21 Nov 2013 06:57:37 GMT data-0001-fdbffead4275e8de0142797320e326ee
<![CDATA[ETS Releases the Most Comprehensive Data on GRE® Test Takers Worldwide]]> India (November 20, 2013) - For the second year in a row, the GRE Program has released A Snapshot of the Individuals Who Took the GRE® revised General Test. This year’s report is the most up-to-date and comprehensi ve information available about the GRE test-taker population. “Because the GRE revised General Test is the most widely used graduate and business school admissions test, this report serves as an indicator of the potential pipeline of those pursuing graduate study,” says David Payne, Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of the Higher Education..

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Wed, 20 Nov 2013 10:02:34 GMT data-0001-fdbffeac426b5e61014274f61a2f001e
<![CDATA[ETS experts share the latest information on the TOEFL® and GRE® tests at upcoming student fairs in India]]> India (November 14, 2013) - Experts from Educational Testing Service (ETS), creator of the TOEFL ® and GRE ® tests , will participate in the upcoming QS World Tour student fairs in India over the next few weeks. The November and December events will take place in Mumbai, Delhi, Pune, Ahmadabad, Bangalore, Hyderabad and Chennai. Test takers will be able to learn about the latest information regarding the TOEFL test, the most widely accepted academic English-language assessment used for undergraduate and graduate admissions worldwide, and the GRE ® revised General Test,..

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Fri, 15 Nov 2013 05:58:01 GMT data-0001-fdbffead42570c4f01425a5669b81c09
<![CDATA[Qualifying examinations for higher education in United States at a glance]]> Scholastic Assessment Test (SAT) : SAT is an undergraduate (UG) examination, required for admissions to a majority of colleges and universities in the United States of America (USA), as well as to certain colleges in Canada and Singapore. It consists of critical reading, writing and mathematics. The maximum score for SAT is 2400. The examination consists of a different writing section on 12. The fees required are US$105. SAT can be taken by a student multiple times and they can send their best scores. SAT subject tests are required by few universities under Ivy League as well as other..

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Wed, 11 Sep 2013 10:26:53 GMT data-0001-fdbffe834108c47201410c8f34ea2e7a
<![CDATA[Increasing number of GRE centers in India]]> The number of Graduate Record Examination (GRE) testing centers in India is on the rise along with the dates for these tests, widening the option of Indian graduates who aspire to study abroad for management or masters programs, as per GRE officials. As per sources, GRE revised general tests have grown in popularity as more students want to put forward their GRE scores while applying for any specialized master's program or a Masters in Business Administration (MBA) program. There has been a marked increase in the number of graduate schools worldwide who accept GRE scores, as well...

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Tue, 23 Jul 2013 07:08:04 GMT data-0001-fdbffeac3fed133f01400a5b37ad68b7
<![CDATA[GRE Program Opens Customer Support Center for Test Takers in India ]]> India (July 12, 2013) – In response to the growing number of individuals in India taking a  GRE  test to pursue a graduate or business school degree, the GRE program has opened a new toll-free customer support center in the region. The new GRE Customer Support Center for India provides assistance and information for students registering, preparing for or planning to take the GRE ® revised General Test or a GRE ®  Subject Test. Information about test preparation materials, test centers and dates, score reports and other test-related inquiries can be..

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Fri, 12 Jul 2013 10:21:46 GMT data-0001-fdbffeac3fce0008013fd26697c32b1e
<![CDATA[GRE increases testing frequency for students]]> From July 1, 2013 GRE program will enable students to retake their GRE revised General Test in a span of every 21 days. Moreover, students can take the test up to 5 times for continuous 12-month period.  The program is trying to help the test takers around the world by making the test easily available to them. If any test a taker is not satisfied with his/her performance in the test, the 21-day policy enables them to take the test again and still meet the application deadlines. The GRE (Graduate record Examinations) is a standard test for admissions to various graduate schools..

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Wed, 29 May 2013 10:26:31 GMT data-0001-fdbffe853eeb5869013eefd320775ef6
<![CDATA[Mumbai girl scores full marks in GRE]]> Ashwini Nene, a Mumbai girl has scored full marks (340/340) in Graduate Record Examination (GRE) and has topped the exam. GRE is a pre-requisite examination for taking admission in graduate schools of the US as well as other countries. ETS (Educational Testing Service), an organization based in the US that conducts GRE examination on a global basis announced the results. 20 years old, Ashwini Nene is a student of Sardar Patel Institute of Technology, Andheri.  Ashwini is one of the few students across the world to score full marks in the revised and much tougher GRE exam this..

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Fri, 05 Apr 2013 06:29:09 GMT data-0001-fdbffead3db17714013dd8e2694a7b73
<![CDATA[Going beyond the GMAT/ GRE and SAT – a high score just isn't enough!]]> It was a warm Tuesday afternoon and Rahul couldn’t be happier. He had scored a 750 on the GMAT (Graduate Management Aptitude Test) a prerequisite to apply to most B-schools across the world. With a 96 percentile score, he was sure nothing could stand between him and his ‘dream’ school. On the same warm Tuesday afternoon, Gaurav couldn’t be more dejected. He had scored a 640 on the GMAT. He was sure that nothing he could do would get him into his ‘dream’ school now. I have met several Rahul’s and Gaurav’s, and they have one thing in..

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Fri, 22 Mar 2013 07:03:51 GMT data-0001-fdbffe843d8d438c013d90e9279f5d96
<![CDATA[GRE 2013 Exam Dates]]> GRE has announced the exam dates for the Graduate Record Examinations (GRE-2013) , which will be conducted in February 2013. The GRE will be held on Saturday, February 23, 2013. GRE is a standard test for admissions to various graduate schools based in United States, other English speaking countries and business program and graduate programs taught in English across the globe. The objective of the exam is to test candidate’s skill in quantitative reasoning, verbal reasoning, critical thinking and analytical writing. Eligibility Criteria for GRE 2013 For..

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Mon, 11 Feb 2013 07:48:05 GMT data-0001-fdbffe843cbde934013cc839a0e72594
<![CDATA[GRE 2012 records 30% increase in candidates]]> Dismal job prospects in the Indian market and the dream of studying abroad influenced many students to sit for the GRE (Graduate Record Exam) in 2012. The exam attendance increased by 30 percent last year in comparison to the year before. Nearly, 85,000 students took the exam in 2012, as compared to 65,000 candidates last year. Sources from ETS (Educational Testing Services), which conducts GRE, revealed that since the beginning of the exam, GRE 2012 had recorded the second highest figure of exam takers. The registration numbers for the altered test were sluggish at the beginning of..

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Fri, 25 Jan 2013 08:06:45 GMT data-0001-fdbffeac3c6bad25013c70be9f7b59c5
<![CDATA[Some High Frequency GRE Words]]> The GRE (Graduate record Examinations) is a standard test for taking admissions to various graduate schools based in the United States and in other English speaking countries into their business and graduate programs. The objective of the exam is to test a candidate’s skill in quantitative and verbal reasoning, critical thinking and analytical writing. It is usually an online test. Applicants from different cultural and academic backgrounds take the test.  GRE General Test provides a common platform for measuring a candidate’s aptitude.GRE scores are used to supplement for..

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Thu, 20 Dec 2012 10:40:15 GMT data-0001-fdbffe843bb7465a013bb7e6356a577d
<![CDATA[B-Schools still prefer GMAT scores over GRE]]> A survey conducted by Kaplan Test Prep 2012 on business school admissions officers reveals that 69% of international B schools now allow applicants to submit their Graduate Record Exam (GRE) scores instead of their Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT). GMAT scores has been a key to MBA admissions for long. The change has come due to the campaigning done by the GRE exam administrators, which eventually increased the percentage from Kaplan’s 2009, survey wherein only 24% of B-schools accepted GRE scores. Though quite a few B-schools are now accepting the GRE scores, very few..

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Fri, 14 Dec 2012 10:48:17 GMT data-0001-fdbffe853b98ad4b013b9907688c30aa
<![CDATA[More seats for GRE December]]> More seats have been allocated to GRE (Graduate Record Examination ) scheduled to be held in December. GRE officials revealed that the test has gained more popularity due to the recent changes in the paper pattern considering which the seats have been increased. Some changes introduced in the exam from this year include lower test fee, test retake policy and score selection option. The test takers are advised to register for the new test dates at the earliest, before the seats fills up. Candidates can visit the official website for details. As per the score selection option the..

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Sat, 24 Nov 2012 06:11:39 GMT data-0001-fdbffe853b2d967e013b310af34b54ca
<![CDATA[Over 1000 B-schools use GRE scores worldwide ]]> After CAT (Common Admission Test), GRE (Graduate Record Examinations) is another exam which is gaining momentum worldwide. The ETS (Educational Testing Service), revealed that over 1000 B-schools across the globe of which 10 are from India, have began using the GRE scores for admission to management programs. Today the B-schools are seeking highly talented and diverse pool of MBA aspirants and GRE provides them the same. Many top ranked B-schools have reported that the number of applicants with GRE scores is increasing.  Sources from ETS revealed that B-schools such as Harvard are..

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Wed, 10 Oct 2012 06:40:28 GMT data-0001-fdbffe833a46d031013a496729ea1529
<![CDATA[Ms. Dawn Piacentino Director of Communications and Services in the GRE Program at ETS Chats with students on Minglebox.com]]> Minglebox conducted live chat on September 24 th , 2012 providing the GRE aspirants an opportunity to live chat with Ms. Dawn Piacentino Director of Communications and Services in the Graduate Record Examinations (GRE) Program at Educational Testing Service (ETS) from 4pm to 5pm IST Dawn S. Piacentino is the Director of Communications and Services in the Graduate Record Examinations (GRE) Program at Educational Testing Service (ETS). She manages GRE communications and outreach activities and has oversight responsibility for GRE institutional and student services, including GRE test..

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Thu, 27 Sep 2012 09:49:45 GMT data-0001-fdbffe843a02f47a013a0721cab27a19
<![CDATA[Starting September 22, Radio Channels across India will feature programmes on the GRE® revised General Test]]> India (September 18, 2012) – The GRE ® Program at Educational Testing Service (ETS) provides more assistance to Indian test takers. Starting September 22, 2012, and over a period of one month, prospective GRE test takers will be given the opportunity to have their queries answered on air by the spokesperson of the GRE revised General Test. Radio One 94.3FM GRE Show Mumbai and Delhi Saturday, September 22 Saturday, September 29 Saturday, October 6 Saturday, October 13 ..

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Thu, 20 Sep 2012 07:01:44 GMT data-0001-fdbffe8439d810b30139e27b719310a6
<![CDATA[Minglebox launches GRE Android App]]> GRE Revised General Test is every graduate's ticket to a foreign university. Minglebox - India's No. 1 Education Network has launched an android app, to help study abroad aspirants achieve their career goals through an easy preparation app. GRE Test Prep App is uniquely designed for the today's student, multitasking between college lectures and working towards securing an admission in a renowned university abroad. Now prepare for the GRE on the go, in between your classes or while waiting for your friends to catch up. GRE prep is now just one touch away. And it is absolutely..

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Mon, 03 Sep 2012 10:33:24 GMT data-0001-fdbffe83396d8d6701398bb11eed5629
<![CDATA[Candidates can choose latest GRE score now!]]> Candidates taking GRE (Graduate Record Examinations) will now get an option to choose the latest GRE test score before registering to universities. Candidates can use the latest GRE score from the test scores of past 5 years and apply to top B-schools across the globe. ETS (Educational Testing Service), the conducting body of GRE declared on Monday, July 2, 2012 that the option to select scores has been made available from July 2, 2012. Candidates can use the best test score for sending to their desired institutes. On the day of test, while checking the scores at the center, students..

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Tue, 03 Jul 2012 07:30:36 GMT data-0001-fdbffeac38473f6701384bbf7d3b1d06
<![CDATA[GRE® revised General Test to have one global price for all test takers ]]> The GRE ® Program at Educational Testing Service (ETS) has more good news for test takers. Effective July 1, 2012, the GRE revised General Test will have one global price for all test takers worldwide, regardless of where they test. The new test administration fee for the GRE revised General Test will be US$175 worldwide.  This new price reflects a decrease in the test fee for test takers in India.   There has never been a better time than now to take the GRE revised General Test. Featuring a test-taker friendly design, the revised test is the only test that is..

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Wed, 30 May 2012 04:30:20 GMT data-0001-fdbffeac3798b4a001379c0237b47ad6
<![CDATA[GRE Vocabulary]]> Preparing for your Graduate record exam (GRE)? If yes, then make sure to invest in a program that would help you to increase your vocabulary, to a large extent. Experts suggest that most students are unaware about how imperative it is to have sound verbal and vocabulary skills, and how it could tremendously help you to do well in these exams. How and why? As the structure of the examination paper consists of three sections i.e. verbal multiple choices, quantitative multiple choice, and analytical writing that basically tests your vocabulary skills, and determines your ability to answer..

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Mon, 16 Apr 2012 07:50:02 GMT data-0001-fdbffead36a1d31c0136ba213cd80f36
<![CDATA[ETS Expands Test-taker Friendly GRE ® revised General Test with New ScoreSelect Option]]> Test takers can now select which test scores to send to graduate and business schools April 25, 2012:  Following the successful introduction of the GRE® revised general test, the GRE program is now introducing the ScoreSelect SM option as one more enhancement to its more test-taker friendly platform. With the ScoreSelect option, GRE test takers can decide which test scores to send to the institutions they designate, so they can send the scores they feel reflect their personal best.    The ScoreSelect option, available starting in July 2012, builds on the momentum..

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Wed, 25 Apr 2012 05:31:58 GMT data-0001-fdbffeac36df88bd0136e7fc134052c0
<![CDATA[GRE tips and tricks]]> Want to ace the GRE exam? Keeping a few tips and tricks in mind will help you go a long way, as far as getting a good score is concerned. Time management: Like any other exam, your presentation skills matter a lot in the GRE. Time management is extremely important. The exam contains three sections i.e. Analytical writing, verbal and the quantitative section. Make sure to use your time wisely so that you have sufficient time for each section. Answer the questions that you know well first, and leave out the ones you are unsure about, to the end. Get your facts right: An adept..

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Tue, 17 Apr 2012 11:28:21 GMT data-0001-fdbffead36bb91000136c00f7889229e
<![CDATA[Top GRE Test Prep Books]]> Want to ace GRE? If yes, then you will probably have to invest in good quality study materials. Several students preparing for the GRE examination are clueless on what books to refer for the exam. The market offers an array of guides, question banks, workbooks and practice books from various publications however, not every book is useful and truly effective. Moreover, knowing your strong and weak points is essential, to get hold of the right book for proper guidance and better results. So if you are looking for the right study material for the upcoming GRE, then here are a few must haves...

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Mon, 16 Apr 2012 10:00:21 GMT data-0001-fdbffead36a1d31c0136ba988ddd0a03
<![CDATA[How to report GRE scores to Universities]]> It is imperative for students to send in their GRE scores in order to apply for universities abroad. Experts state that the application process is usually done by the test organizer of GRE. Moreover, you could always send your GRE scores to universities via online, by mail/fax or phone. As a part of the system, the registration fees that you have paid to appear for the GRE test entitles you to report your scores to four universities of your choice. You could always order for additional score reports by paying a minimalistic fee of 23$ per score recipient. Online reporting of GRE..

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Fri, 13 Apr 2012 06:47:24 GMT data-0001-fdbffeac36a1c16a0136aa74d2e62fa9
<![CDATA[What is a good GRE score?]]> Planning to pursue a graduate program abroad? A good GRE score is imperative to get placed in some of the top leading universities in the U.K, Canada and the United States of America. One of the most frequently asked questions by several students across the globe is what exactly a good GRE score is. Experts opine that most students today lack accurate information about the actual GRE scores. With several students wanting to get into the best of colleges abroad, the need to attain high GRE scores have become very important in the recent times. Prior consultation with a career counselor is..

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Thu, 12 Apr 2012 05:30:02 GMT data-0001-fdbffe8436a1a65a0136a507a1aa04b9
<![CDATA[Simone Pollard - Director Business School Relations ETS Chats with students on Minglebox.com]]> Minglebox today on April 5, 2012 provided the GRE aspirants an opportunity to live chat with Ms. Simone Pollard – Director Business School Relations ETS from 4:30 – 5:30 p.m.  Ms. Simone Pollard is the Director of Business School Relations within the Higher Education Division at Educational Testing Service (ETS) in Princeton, New Jersey. She is responsible for creating mutually beneficial relationships that enable ETS to service business schools, while increasing the awareness of ETS products and services. Please find the GRE Live Chat Transcript mentioned below: ..

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Thu, 05 Apr 2012 16:11:10 GMT data-0001-fdbffead3682d91a0136834617744960
<![CDATA[GRE Live Chat with Simone Pollard - Director, Business School Relations ETS]]> With changing GRE pattern and an overall economic slowdown, is taking GRE a right choice? Minglebox is providing an opportunity for GRE aspirants to have a Live Chat with Simone Pollard , Director, Business School Relations for the GRE® Program on April 05, 4.30pm-5.30pm. Ms. Pollard is the Director of Business School Relations within the Higher Education Division at Educational Testing Service (ETS) in Princeton, New Jersey. She is responsible for creating mutually beneficial relationships that enable ETS to service business schools, while increasing the awareness of ETS..

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Tue, 27 Mar 2012 10:01:59 GMT data-0001-fdbffe85364f3d560136539adc1f2763
<![CDATA[Strategies and Tips for the Computer-based GRE® revised General Test]]> One Test for Graduate and Business School. More Opportunities for Success. 1.      Understand What The Test Measures The Analytical Writing section measures your ability to sustain a well-focused, coherent discussion, articulate complex ideas clearly and effectively, support your ideas with relevant examples, and examine claims and accompanying evidence. There is one Analytical Writingsection in the test, with two 30-minute separately timed tasks: “Analyze an Issue” and “Analyze an Argument.” The Analytical Writing scoreis..

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Mon, 26 Mar 2012 10:56:43 GMT data-0001-fdbffe853648a7e601364ea69cfd6625
<![CDATA[2011 Launch of the GRE® revised General Test Propels Program Volumes to Record High]]> Following several consecutive record-breaking years, the GRE ® program reported that 2011 test volumes reached an all-time high at more than 800,000, officials of Educational Testing Service (ETS) announced today. In a year when other higher education admissions tests reported flat or declining volumes, the 2011 launch of the GRE revised General Test led to the largest testing year in the program’s history and represented a 13% increase over last year.ETS officials believe the added momentum is due to the new test-taker friendly design of the GRE revised General Test combined..

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Wed, 08 Feb 2012 06:50:30 GMT data-0001-fdbffe8535585ae101355bba50ff412c
<![CDATA[GRE® revised General Test Launched]]> The launch of the GRE ® revised General Test on August 1 was a significant and breakthrough change in the 60 year history of the GRE Program.  The revised test has been appreciated by both business and graduate school communities. GRE revised General Test is one of the most accessible and widely accepted graduate admission test across the world. Presently, GRE test scores are utilized by numerous business and graduate schools across the globe. Every year graduate and business school aspirants from almost 230 countries take GRE test. Nearly, 700,000 students take GRE ® test..

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Tue, 02 Aug 2011 11:57:05 GMT data-0001-fdbffeaa31893eb701318a5ab4e006cc
<![CDATA[Revised GRE general test to launch in August]]> Starting this August, the GRE revised General Test will replace the current GRE General Test, giving test takers the advantage of a better test experience - and new type of questions that help show the readiness for graduate-level work. What can be expected from Revised GRE Test? Let’s take a closer look: New computer-based test will let you edit or change your answers, skip questions and more, all within a section — giving you the freedom to use more of your own test-taking strategies. In the mathematical ability testing section, an on-screen calculator will be..

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Wed, 06 Jul 2011 10:47:39 GMT data-0001-fdbffeaa30fe6a760130ff0f6dde3de3
<![CDATA[GRE Revised Test Pattern for 2011]]> Educational Testing Service (ETS)-a subsidiary of the Graduate Record Examination Board of the U.S.A, has revised the test pattern of Graduate Record Examination(GRE) for 2011 which is a common prerequisite for all Graduate School applicants. Revised GRE General Test sections (GRE 2011) 1) One Analytical Writing (Essay writing) section with two separately timed writing tasks. 2) Two Verbal Reasoning(English) sections 3) Two Quantitative Reasoning(Mathematics) sections     One unscored section, typically a Verbal Reasoning or Quantitative Reasoning section,..

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Wed, 19 Jan 2011 05:58:59 GMT data-0001-fdbffeaa2d946fe6012d9cdac68e5446
<![CDATA[GRE test takers will see new changes]]> With the introduction of the GRE revised General Test, ETS will offer a limited-time 50-percent discount on the test fee to all individuals who take the test between 1 August and 30 September, 2011. The announcement appeared on the GRE website when ETS revealed a completely new test-taker section designed to educate potential graduate and business school students about the GRE revised General Test. The GRE revised General Test will deliver many new features when it is introduced in 2011. Some of the new things test takers will notice: More questions featuring real-life..

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Tue, 29 Jun 2010 13:14:01 GMT data-0001-fdbffe83296f0b87012983d7c1d76834
<![CDATA[GRE 2011 will see significant changes]]> More than 600,000 students take the G.R.E . each year, the Education Testing Service (ETS), which administers the G.R.E has recently announced that it will introduce significant changes to the Graduate Record Examinations ( GRE ) test in 2011. With the market for grad school-related standardized testing becoming more and more competitive, and with GMAC planning a new GMAT by 2013, these changes will be interesting to look at. The noteworthy changes to the test will be :   Revise your answers: Test takers will be able to skip questions and come back to them..

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Thu, 17 Dec 2009 08:03:31 GMT data-0001-fdbffe742598965701259ba9c43644fb
<![CDATA[Harvard Business School Now Accepts GRE Score]]> Harvard Business School (HBS), USA recently announced its decision to allow MBA aspirants to submit test scores from either GMAT or GRE for its general two-year program. This move has opened doors of huge avenues for students all over the globe and is bound to bring about positive effects on the preparation patterns of the Indian student community.    .    Officials say that since many HBS applicants also consider graduate programs besides the MBA, there is now no need for them to take the GMAT if they have already taken the GRE. This change will..

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Thu, 21 May 2009 07:43:03 GMT data-0001-fdbffe73215eca480121621f8e5130cc
<![CDATA[Tips and tricks to nail the GRE!]]> The GRE or Graduate Record Examination is set by the Educational Testing Service (ETS). A lot of universities abroad decide if you are the right candidate by looking at your GRE scores! So here’s a few tips to keep in mind while you are studying for the GRE. Before starting to actually study: Buy the latest edition of the GRE book – there are a couple in the market – Princeton, Arco, Kaplan and others.  Start making your own word list – you can even look up the dictionary! After starting to actually study: Don't just..

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Wed, 28 May 2008 20:14:52 GMT data-0001-c8a0428f1a29430c011a2eea6d2c7f1d
<![CDATA[GRE search service goes global]]> The GRE Search Service, an Internet-based student recruitment tool that allows graduate institutions to identify potential graduate and business school candidates, is expanding globally,announced the officials with Educational Testing Service (ETS). “With graduate student recruitment becoming globally competitive, this online service is an essential tool that helps graduate and business schools be very strategic in their recruitment and outreach efforts,” says David G. Payne, VP and COO for College and Graduate Programmes at ETS. “We have been working to increase the..

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Thu, 06 May 2010 13:03:57 GMT data-0001-fdbffe74286a0c3801286db721e4087e