Some prospective student might curious what is the GMAT test and why do we need to take the test!!
To apply for studying Master of Business Administration in the USA, GMAT is the important which is required from many universities. Both domestic students and international students need to take this test prior to apply for the business program. Here are necessary tips for taking the GMAT test.
1. What is the GMAT? You should understand the structure of the test.
As test takers, you should understand the GMAT test system and structure due to you will have an ability to manage time during the test. GMAT is a computer-adaptive test (CAT) which is designed to get more accurate assessment of test taker’s skill. It consists of 3 parts: Quantitative, Verbal and Essay Writing (AWA). The score range is 200-800 which calculated from quantitative and verbal part. For the writing part, the range is about 0.0 to 6.0. The GMAT test fee is USD 250.
2. Prepare yourself for the test.
The most important for taking the GMAT test is time. GMAT is almost 4 hours length, so test taker need to prepare to get use to and be ready for the test. Although, test taker is good and ready for the test, if they run out of time, it will affect overall score.
As GMAT is CAT test, so the first ten questions will measure your skill because they are average difficulty questions. If you get the answer right, your next question will be slightly more difficult. If you get the answer wrong, your next question will be slightly easier. Therefore, you should concentrate and DO NOT GUESS THE FIRST TEN QUESTIONS. Also, you cannot skip the question, once you confirm the answer, you cannot change. The most important thing, YOU MUST ANSWER IN EVERY QUESTION, because if you leave the question without answer, you will lose the huge of score.
4. Prepare your time line and don’t wait too long to take the GMAT test.
Test takers can take GMAT in every 30 days. It means, if you fail at the first time test, you need to wait for 30 days to retake the test. Thus, make sure your time line is proper enough. With proper planning and insight, you can spare yourself these negative energies and instead focus on maximizing your GMAT score.
5. Practice Practice and Practice
Now you know all!! Don’t wait until last minute…studying, taking the test, applying and become to be a Master’s Degree Student in the best country which provides the best education system in the world, the USA!!