The full form of GMAT is Graduate Management Admission Test it is a computer adaptive test intended to assess certain analytical, writing, quantitative, verbal, and reading skills in written English for use in admission to a graduate management program, such as an MBA program.
It has been modified as it has developed, and some parts (e.g. testing on antonyms and directed memory) have been scrapped. The last major change occurred on 5 June 2012, when Integrated Reasoning (IR) was added to the test. Recently the Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC) – owner of GMAT– introduced a new exam for Executive MBA applicants – Executive Assessment – but the GMAT is still widely used for both MBA and EMBA programmers. A competitive score in the Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) is a requirement for admission, and often also for scholarships, to most top international business schools for MBA, Executive MBA, and specialized Master’s degree programs.You have to keep the basic knowledge grammar, algebra, geometry and arithmetic, and GMAT has been known for the registered trademark of graduate management admission council.
Recently the Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC) – owner of GMAT– introduced a new exam for Executive MBA applicants – Executive Assessment – but the GMAT is still widely used for both MBA and EMBA programmes and also the GMAT planned to assess Verbal Reasoning skill, Quantitative Reasoning skill, Integrated Reasoning skill and Analytical Writing skill in English for use in admission to a graduate management program such as an MBA program GMAT exam consists of four sections they are analytical writing assessment, integrated reasoning section, quantitative section, and verbal section and the total testing time is three hours and seven minutes also the test takers have 30 minutes for the analytical writing assessment and the other 30 minutes to work through 12 questions which have multiple parts, on the integrated reasoning section and are given 62 minutes to work through 31 questions in the quantitative section and another 65 minutes to get through 36 questions in the verbal section and the quantitative and verbal sections of the GMAT exam are both multiple-choice and are administered in the computer-adaptive format, adjusting to a test taker’s level of ability.
A typical GMAT preparation course is about 40 hours and They can span two or three months depending on the intensity of the course, For example, if you attend one GMAT class of four hours every weekend for two months you will have 32 study hours of guided preparation. Of course, these will be coupled by at least two hours per week of self-study which comes to almost 50 hours that you will commit to GMAT over these two months.
Test takers also register for the GMAT online at mba.com or by calling one of the test centers for scheduling an exam an appointment must be made at the designated test centers but also the GMAT may not be taken more than 16 days at once but no more than five times in 12-month and no more than eight times total even if the scores are canceled.