It stands for Graduate Record Examinations.
It is Administered by ETS (Education Testing Service).
Other than management program candidates who wish to opt for reputed US or Canadian Universities go for GRE.
GRE measures Quantitative Reasoning, Critical Thinking, Verbal Reasoning, Analytical Writing.
Validity for GRE score is of 5 years.
Centers for GRE are Ahmedabad, Allahabad, Bangalore, Chennai, Delhi, Gurgaon, Hyderabad, Kolkata, Mumbai.
While Visa application more weightage is given to high GRE score.
Candidates with high GRE score have higher chances of scholarship.
(A) GENERAL GRE:
For rescheduling or cancelling the test intimation has to be given before 7 days.
GRE is Computer Adaptive Test(CAT).
In a year candidate can appear for test for 5 times.
GRE test is of 340 marks.
(B) Subject GRE:
Subject GRE is a paper based test.
Test can be given as many times it is offered.
Subjects that are offered are Biochemistry, Cell and Molecular Biology, Biology, Chemistry, Computer Science, Literature in English, Mathematics, Physics, Psychology.