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All About GRE

Graduate Record Examination (GRE) is a standardized test taken by prospective graduate and business school applicants from all around the world who are interested in pursuing a master’s, MBA, specialized master’s in business or doctoral degree in US, Canada and many other countries. GRE is the first step towards study abroad. The test is owned and administered by Educational Testing Services (ETS).
GRE is a computer based section adaptive test with 6 sections measures the Verbal reasoning, Quantitative reasoning and Analytical writing skills. GRE has a totally a different scoring pattern compared to our school/college tests. GRE is a test that is adaptive by section.

The first section of Math/Verbal has a mix of easy, medium and hard questions. Based on the number of right answers in the first section, a student enters into a second section which is a hard or a medium, or easy section. To get a high score, one should get into a harder section and answer the harder questions correctly.

Section Questions Duration Score Range
Analytical Writing Assessment (AWA) 1 section
(2 essays)
60 minutes
(each 30 minutes)
0 to 6 with 0.5 point score interval
Quantitative Reasoning 2 sections
(20 questions in each section)
70 minutes
(each section 35 minutes)
130 to 170 with 1 point score interval
Verbal Reasoning 2 sections
(20 questions in each section)
60 minutes
(each section 30 minutes)
130 to 170 with 1 point score interval
Experimental section 1 section
(either Quant or Verbal section)
(30 or 35 minutes)
Not scored

How Manya Education can Help You Ace GRE

Manya Education GRE Prep comes with most updated, comprehensive GRE study materials, based on the deliberate analysis of our Uber trainers. Get trained by our expert instructors, who have gone through certification training, and are experienced to help you meet your needs for GRE preparation. Here at Manya you can get your desired score with the help of the best GRE coaching with a personalized study plan, student portal, practice tests, detailed score report, drill smart algorithm, and much more. Manya’s satisfaction guarantee ensures you are 100% satisfied with the GRE preparation to achieve the target score.

Manya Education offers you variety of GRE prep programs as face to face classroom sessions and live online sessions. We also provide GRE coaching in an omnichannel way, which means the classroom program is aligned to the online program in terms of coaching duration, bag of goods, value added services, etc which enables you to shift to online to classroom and vice versa at any point of time during the course.

The Best Instructors

Expert instructors certified by The Princeton Review

Drill Smart

Our adaptive drilling algorithm enables you to practice exactly your level

Simulated tests

8 adaptive-by-section practice tests to measure your progress

Unique Satisfaction Guarantee

If you’re not 100% satisfied with your course, we’ll let you repeat the program for free*

Manya GRE Preparation Program

GRE Regular

Most popular and preferred group classes with peer learning advantage to ensure a high scoring performance.

GRE Blend

Self learning with complete GRE study materials, advanced Princeton Review platform and instructor led 8 doubt clearing sessions.

GRE Self Paced

Self learning on the advanced Princeton Review Platform.

GRE Customized

Individualized tutoring with flexible timings for those students who want focused attention.

GRE Blend Lite

Prepare at your own pace and clear your doubts with expert GRE instructors.

GRE Honors

A comprehensive expert-led intensive GRE test prep program with guided practice sessions.

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How long is the GRE?

GRE 3 hours 40 minutes test excluding the breaks. If the experimental section in Math then the testing time will be 5 minutes longer than the mentioned time. Including breaks, optional research sections, selecting the schools, etc the duration will be around 4.5 hours.

How often can I take the GRE?

You can take the computer-delivered GRE General Test once every 21 days, up to five times within any continuous rolling 12-month period (365 days). This applies even if you canceled your scores on a test taken previously.

How should I prepare for the GRE?

Here are some tips to help you prepare for the GRE:

1. Know the rules of the game – Get thorough with the structure, format, and scoring of the test.
2. Review the essentials (basic concepts) required for the test. For verbal, learn vocabulary and for math, learn the basics of the math topics tested.
3. Learn techniques, strategies and pacing tips to boost your score.
4. Practice questions from standard GRE materials.
5. Take GRE Full-length practice tests at regular intervals and review the test to learn from the mistakes.

For more on GRE prep, see our guide for making a GRE study plan.

How is the GRE delivered?

In India, the GRE General Test is a computer-delivered test, which means the entire test is administered via a computer in Prometric test centers.

Do I get scratch paper on the Computer-Based GRE?

Yes, the scratch paper will be provided on the computer-based GRE. You are allowed to get as many papers as you need but you are not allowed to take the scratch paper out of the testing center. In Manya, we teach effective use of the scratch paper for better score improvement.

Can I take the GRE for Business School?

Most of the business schools accept the GRE in place of the GMAT. However, it is suggested to cross-check the policies and preferences of the program and the college you’re interested in.

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