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GMAT Exam 2024: Dates, Fees, Registration, Syllabus, Pattern, Result

GMAT Exam 2024: Dates, Fees, Registration, Syllabus, Pattern, Result

Edited By M Anusha | Updated on Jul 02, 2024 10:12 AM IST | #GMAT Focus Edition

The GMAT exam 2024 is a standarised test for aspiring business school students. It is a computer-adaptive test designed to assess a candidate’s aptitude in terms of quantitative, verbal, and data interpretation. The GMAT 2024 full form is the Graduate Management Admission Test. The test is conducted by the GMAC (Graduate Management Admission Council) in over 100 countries all over the world.

The GMAT exam dates 2024 for July have been announced by the GMAC on its official website. Candidates who are searching for how to apply for the GMAT exam 2024 can visit the official GMAC website to learn more about the test registration process. GMAT 2024 exam dates are available almost every day of the year. Students can take the test any time of the year depending on their preparation and convenience. The GMAT exam fees 2024 in India is Rs. 25,040 for the online test and Rs. 23,000 for the test centre testing.

GMAT new format 2024 consists of three (3) sections: Quantitative Reasoning, Verbal Reasoning, and Data Insights. GMAT 2024 format evaluates the relevant skills of the candidates who wish to apply for MBA admission abroad or other business school courses at top business schools abroad.

A new GMAT Focus Edition has been introduced in 2023 replacing the old GMAT exam version. The old GMAT exam was available till the last day of January and the new version is being conducted from February, onwards. Read the complete article to know more details about the GMAT new syllabus 2024 and more.

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GMAT 2024 Exam Overview

Exam Name

Graduate Management Admission Test

Commonly known as


Exam Level

International Level Exam

Conducting Body

Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC)



GMAT 2024 Registration mode


GMAT 2024 Exam Mode


GMAT 2024 Focus Edition test duration

2 hours 15 min

GMAT Focus Edition Exam Fees

USD 275 (Rs. 23,000)

GMAT Focus Edition exam fee (Online)

USD 300 (Rs. 25,040)

GMAT exam fee payment options

Credit Card and Debit Card

Chances for Re-attempts

Overall 8 attempts (only 5 chances in a year)

Latest GMAT Focus Edition

The Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC) has introduced a new version of the Graduate Management Admission test called GMAT Focus Edition 2024 which focuses on sharpening higher-order critical reasoning and data literacy skills. With the introduction of GMAT 2024 Focus Edition candidates can apply for the same instead of the current GMAT test model. GMAT Focus Edition duration will be 2 hours and 45 minutes shorter than the previous version of GMAT excluding the Analytical Writing Assessment section.

GMAT Exam Dates 2024

When is GMAT exam 2024? The GMAT 2024 exam dates are available all throughout the year. Candidates can apply for the next GMAT exam date as per their convenience and availability. Students can appear for GMAT test 8 times in a lifetime and a maximum of 5 times in a year (within a period of 12 months).

Aspirants can retake the GMAT exam 2024 after 16 calendar days. It is advised that you book the GMAT 2024 test at least two to three months in advance, so you can take the test on your preferred date. One can register for the test even 24 hours before the GMAT 2024 date.

GMAT Exam Dates 2024 India

GMAT exam 2024 can be taken on almost any day of the year conducted by the Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC). All aspiring candidates are advised to complete their GMAT 2024 registration at least 2 or 3 months before their desired date. A detailed list of the GMAT test dates in India is given below.

GMAT Exam Dates in India for July 2024


GMAT 2024 Exam Date in India

GMAT Exam Dates 2024 New Delhi

1, 4, 5, 8, 9, 10, 11, 16, 18, 19, 22, 23, 24, 25, 29, 30, 31

GMAT Exam Dates Gurugram 2024

2, 6, 8, 9, 10, 11, 13, 16, 18, 20, 22, 23, 26, 30, 31

GMAT 2024 Exam Dates Noida

1, 4, 9, 10, 11, 16, 19, 22, 23, 27, 29, 30, 31

GMAT Focus Exam Dates Bangalore/Bengaluru

1, 4, 5, 8, 9, 10, 11, 13, 16, 18, 20, 22, 23, 24, 25, 27, 29

GMAT Dates 2024 Chennai

1, 4, 5, 8, 9, 10, 11, 13, 16, 18, 20, 22, 23, 24, 25, 27, 29

GMAT 2024 Dates Cochin

1, 4, 5, 8, 9, 10, 11, 13, 16, 18, 20, 22, 23, 24, 25, 27, 29

GMAT Focus Exam Dates Mumbai

1, 4, 5, 8, 9, 10, 11, 13, 16, 18, 20, 22, 23, 24, 25, 27, 29, 30, 31

GMAT 2024 Exam Dates Jaipur

1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 15, 18, 20, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 29, 30, 31

GMAT Exam Dates Amritsar 2024

1, 4, 5, 8, 9, 10, 11, 16, 17, 18, 19, 23, 24, 25, 29, 30, 31

GMAT 2024 Exam Dates Ahmedabad

4, 5, 8, 9, 10, 11, 16, 17, 18, 20, 22, 24, 29, 30, 31

GMAT Dates 2024 Bhopal

1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 8. 9,10, 11, 12, 15, 16, 18 , 19, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26

GMAT Test Dates Pune 2024

1,2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 8, 9, 10, 11, 13, 15,16, 18, 20, 22, 23, 24, 27, 29, 30, 31

GMAT 2024 Test Dates Nagpur

1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 15, 16, 18, 20, 22, 23, 24, 25, 27, 29, 30, 31

GMAT Dates 2024 Ranchi

1, 4, 5, 8, 9, 10, 11, 13, 16, 18, 20, 22, 23, 24, 25, 27, 29, 30, 31

GMAT Dates Surat 2024

1, 5, 9, 10, 13, 16, 17, 18, 19, 22, 23, 24, 25, 30, 31

GMAT 2024 Dates Indore

1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 15, 18, 20, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 29, 30, 31

GMAT Exam Dates 2024 Pilani


GMAT Exam Dates Vijayawada 2024

1,2, 3, 4, 5, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 15, 16, 18, 20, 23, 24, 25, 29, 30, 31

GMAT 2024 Dates Mysore

1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 16, 18, 19,20, 24, 25, 27, 29, 30, 31

GMAT Exam Dates Manipal

1, 4, 5, 8, 9, 10, 11,18, 19, 20, 22, 23, 24, 25, 27, 29, 30, 31

GMAT Exam Dates Hyderabad 2024

1, 4, 5, 8, 9, 10, 11,18, 19, 20, 22, 23, 24, 25, 27, 29, 30, 31

GMAT Exam Date 2024 Kolkata1,2, 3, 5, 8, 9, 10, 13, 16, 20, 22, 23, 24, 27, 29, 30, 31

GMAT 2024 Exam Dates Guwahati

Not announced yet

GMAT Full Form

The GMAT stands for the Graduate Management Admission Test. It is a standardised test used by business schools to select candidates to study MBA and other business courses abroad. The GMAT entrance exam 2024 is conducted by the GMAC in over 100 countries worldwide.

GMAT 2024 Exam at Home

If you have a computer with an internet facility at your home/doorstep, then you can easily attend the GMAT exam 2024 by choosing any date and time at your convenience throughout the 365 days and 24 hours of the day.

GMAT Eligibility Criteria 2024

The Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC) which conducts the GMAT entrance exam has very few specifications that are required to be fulfilled to meet the GMAT eligibility criteria. Everyone all over the world can apply for this GMAT 2024 exam to get admittance into the business and management courses at their interested universities worldwide. For pursuing an MBA abroad, GMAT is the best choice to get into any top-tier university.

GMAT Eligibility

  • Age requirement: The minimum age required is 13 years and there is no maximum age limit. Students in the age group 13 to 17 years must submit a written proof signed by the parents or guardian.
  • Education qualification: Students who have completed the UG course or are still in the final year of undergraduate courses can apply for the GMAT exam.
  • Documents: The candidate must possess a valid passport at the time of GMAT examination.
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GMAT Registration 2024

GMAT 2024 registration is available throughout the year via online mode. The best way to register for the GMAT 2024 exam is by the online process. The GMAT registration for the exam can be started before six (6) months of your preferred exam date. The payment for the GMAT exam fees can be made through Credit and Debit cards before GMAT 2024 registration last date. GMAC launched GMAT Focus Edition on February 1, 2024, so, now test takers can register for GMAT 2024 Focus Edition delivered at test centers or online at the official GMAC website The steps for GMAT registration 2024 are as follows:

How to apply for GMAT exam 2024?

Step 1: Visit the GMAT official website

Step 2: Select the option “ Register for the Exam” on the main page.

Step 3: The page will be redirected to

Step 4: Select the option “register for the GMAT”

Step 5: Choose the option of either test center or online according to your preference.

Step 6: Then fill in GMAT application form 2024 with required personal and academic details and upload the necessary documents.

Step 7: Confirm the provided details and make the payment.

Step 8: The confirmation mail will be received to your mail ID once the GMAT registration process is done.

GMAT Admit Card 2024

The GMAT 2024 admit card works as a hall ticket for entering the exam center and must be retained till the end of the admission process. So, candidates please carry this with you on the day of the GMAT examination. This GMAT exam admit card 2024 contains your registration details and photo. This card will be available to print as soon as the exam payment gets accepted by GMAC. Please check the photograph on your admit card, this should not be blank or blurred and must be clearly visible.

GMAT Exam Fees 2024

The GMAT 2024 exam fees is USD 275 (Rs. 23,000) for the test centre testing and USD 300 (Rs. 25,040) for the online test. Candidates can pay their GMAT exam fees through credit card, debit card, or bank transfer. Students can also apply for a fee waiver by visiting the GMAC official website.

GMAT Exam Fees 2024


Test Centre GMAT

Online GMAT

GMAT Exam Fees In India

USD 275

USD 300

Enhanced Score Report

USD 30


Additional Score Report

USD 35 per report

USD 35 per report

GMAT Score Cancellation

USD 25


Reinstate GMAT Score

USD 50


GMAT 2024 Cancellation Fee

The details of the GMAT cancellation charges and refunds are given below.


Online GMAT

Test Centre GMAT

More than 60 days before the appointment

USD 180 (USD 120 refund)

USD 165 (USD 110 refund)

15 to 60 days before the appointment

USD210 (USD90 refund)

USD 195 (USD 80 refund)

1 to 14 days before the appointment

USD 240 (USD 60 refund)

USD 220 (USD 55 refund)

GMAT Rescheduling Fee 2024

The details of GMAT 2024 rescheduling fees in India are given below:


Online GMAT

Test Centre GMAT

More than 60 days before the appointment

USD 60

USD 55

15 to 60 days before the appointment

USD 120

USD 110

1 to 14 days before the appointment

USD 180

USD 165

GMAT Exam Centres

The GMAT exam centres 2024 in India are a total of thirty-nine (39) which are present in the major cities. So the candidate can choose a center according to his/her nearest or preferred location. The best way to book the GMAT 2024 exam slot in your preferred test center can be done by registering at least 2-3 months earlier than your exam date. For any updates on the test center details visit the GMAC official website.

GMAT Exam Centers in India




Andhra Pradesh


KL University Green Fields, Vaddeswaram, Guntur, Vijayawada, Andhra Pradesh 522502


Gayatri Vidya Parishad College of Engineering, Madhurawada, Kommadi, Visakhapatnam-530048



Assam Don Bosco University, Airport Road, Azara, Guwahati 781017



KIIT University

ICT Cell, KIIT Convention Center, ampus-6, KIIT University, Patia


New Delhi

Pearson Professional Centers-New Delhi, 302/305, Ashoka Estate 24, Barakhamba Road Fire Brigade Lane New Delhi 110001



Pearson Professional Centers-Ahmedabad GUJ, 3rd floor block A-301, Westgate Sarkhej, Makarba, Ahmedabad 380051


Pearson Professional Centers-Surat GUJ, 703, 7th Floor, Swastik House, Nandi Park Society, Piplod, Surat 395007

AURO University,

Earthspace, Hazira Road, Opp ONGC, Next to Toyota, Bhatpore, Surat



Ansal University

Golf Course Road, Sector - 55, Gurugram 122003

Pearson Professional Centers-Gurugram HAR, Second floor, Unit No. 214, Times Tower, M G Road, Gurgaon, Gurugram 122002



Infinity Academy

2nd Floor, Amravati Complex, Circular Road

(Beside B.I.T. Ext. Center), Lalpur Chowk, Ranchi 834001


ITM University

ITM University, Uparwara, New Raipur, Raipur, Chhattisgarh 492002



M.S. ENGINEERING COLLEGE Navarathna Agrahara, Sadahalli Post, Off. International Airport Road Bangalore Karnataka 562110


Pearson Professional Centers-Bangalore

Pearson India Education Services Pte Ltd., Pride Hulkul, 004B, Ground Floor, No 116 Lalbagh Road, Bangalore 560027


Pearson Professional Centers-Bangalore 2 KAR, Prestige Atrium, Unit 101, Ground Floor, Central Street, Shivajinagar, Bangalore 560001


Dr. T. M. A. Pai Polytechnic, Manipal Campus, M. I. T. Campus, Eshwar Nagar, Udupi, Manipal 576104


MYRA School of Business

Sai Garments Road, Opp. Varsha Cables ,Infosys 1.5 Kms. Maidanahalli, Yelwala to KRS Road, opp. Power Grid, Mysore 571130

Madhya Pradesh


Lakshmi Narain College of Technology Excellence

Kalchuri Nagar, Raisen Road, Bhopal 462021



Rau-Pithampur By-Pass, near IIM Indore, Near LNCT World School Indore 453331



Pearson Professional Centers-Mumbai Building No.9, 1st Floor Solitaire Corporate Park,167 Andheri J B Nagar Link Rd, Chakala, Andheri(East) Mumbai 400093

Maharashtra College of Arts Science and Commerce 246-A, Jahangir Boman Behram Marg, Bellasis Road, Mumbai 400008


Pearson Professional Centers-Pune MAH

517, Fifth Floor, Tower 2, World Trade Center, Kharadi, Pune 411014


Office 1, Symphony 'C', Ashok Nagar, Range Hills Rd, Off PuneUniversity Rd, Pune 411020


Unisoft Technologies

2nd Floor, Parnanda Building, Above Anand Bhandar And Khadims, West High Court Road, Dharampeth, Nagpur 440010



TUV SUD South Asia Private Limited lab-1 3325 Gurdev Nagar 1st Floor, Near Maharaja Regency Hotel Ferozepur Road Ludhiana, Punjab


Thapar University Centre for Training & Development (CTD) Bhadson Road, Patiala, Punjab 147004


Pearson Professional Centers-Chandigarh PUN A-401, 4th floor, Elante Offices Block Industrial Area, Phase 1, Chandigarh, Punjab 160002



Akar Edutech Pvt. Ltd.

602/603, 6th Floor, Arcade Mall, C - Scheme, Malviya Marg, Opposite Airtel Office, Jaipur 302001


BITS Pilani, Pilani Campus Vidya Vihar Campus Pilani Rajasthan 333031

Tamil Nadu


Pearson Professional Centers-Chennai

6th Floor, Nelson Chambers, E, Block, 115, Nelson Manickam Road, Aminijikarai, Chennai 600029


Vellore Institute of Technology, Centre for Technical Support, Thiruvalam Road, Katpadi, Vellore 632014


National Inst. Of Technology, Tiruchirappalli

Computer Support Group (CSG),

Octagon Computer Center, First Floor NIT

Tanjore Main Road, Tiruchirappalli 620015



Pearson Professional Centers-Hyderabad 2 TS, Manjeera Trinity Corporate, 612, 6th Flr, eSeva Lane, Phase III, Hitec City Road, Kukatpally, Hyderabad 500072

Pearson Professional Centers-Hyderabad

Above ICICI Prudential Mutual Fund, Near Prakash Nagar Metro Pillar C1360, 3rd Floor SP Road Begumpet, Hyderabad 500016

Uttar Pradesh


Pearson Professional Centers-Noida

Ground floor, 1A/1, S.B. Towers, Sector 16A, Noida 201301

West Bengal


Agile Technologies And Solutions 1, Iswar Ganguli Street VASUDEVA BUILDING; Top Floor Kalighat Kolkata West Bengal 700026

BRAINWARE UNIVERSITY 398 Ramkrishnapur Road, Barasat, Near Jagadighata Market Kolkata West Bengal 700125



Kathmandu College of Management Gwarko (P.O. Box 11154) Kathmandu Lalitpur Nepal


Kathmandu College of Management

Gwarko, (P.O. Box 11154) Kathmandu, Lalitpur

GMAT Focus Edition Exam Pattern 2024

The new GMAT 2024 exam pattern consists of three (3) sections: Quantitative Reasoning, Verbal Reasoning, and Data Insights. Questions can be attempted in three varied formats as per the convenience of the candidate. The exam will be conducted on a computer and generally, the type of questions for the GMAT test is multiple choice-based questions (MCQ’s). During the exam time, the candidate can take one (1) optional 10-minute break. It is better to pre-check the GMAT exam pattern and syllabus before the registration process for the GMAT Focus Edition exam.

GMAT Format 2024


No. of Questions

Score Range

Quantitative Reasoning



Verbal Reasoning



Data Insights






GMAT New Syllabus

The GMAT exam 2024 is a standardised test that lasts two hours and fifteen minutes. The maximum possible score for this exam is 805 points. The new GMAT Focus Edition syllabus includes three sections - Data Insights, Quantitative Reasoning, and Verbal Reasoning. The detailed section-wise syllabus for GMAT 2024 Focus Edition is given below:

GMAT Syllabus


GMAT Syllabus 2024

Quantitative Reasoning

· Arithmetic

· Elementary Algebra

Verbal Reasoning

· Reading Comprehension that includes understanding words and statements, logical relationships between significant points, and drawing inference

· Critical Reasoning that includes argument making and evaluation, and formulating a plan of action

Data Insights

· Data Sufficiency (Quantitative Data Analysis)

· Multi-source Reasoning (Data examining from multiple sources)

· Table Analysis (Sorting and analyzing relevant data)

· Graphics Interpretation (Information interpretation from a graphical image)

· Two-part Analysis (Solving complex problems)

The evaluation criteria for each section are mentioned below:

  • Data Insights: Aims at gauging a candidate’s data analysis skills and his/her information evaluation ability presented in multiple formats.
  • Quantitative Reasoning: In this section, a candidate’s conclusion-drawing abilities are tested using his/her reasoning skills.
  • Verbal Reasoning: This section highlights a candidate’s ability to read and comprehend written material. It also gauges a candidate’s ability to evaluate arguments and his/her English proficiency skills.

GMAT 2024 Practice Tests

The GMAT practice test or the sample papers are available at the official GMAC website which provides the applicant with the real test-taking experience before actually appearing for the GMAT test 2024. Practicing the GMAT 2024 mock test free encourages your score by improving your time-managing skills and focus during the Graduate management aptitude test. GMAT practice exams are also available on a paid basis by different publishers such as Kaplan, Magoosh, and Kaplan.

GMAT Exam Mock Test 2024

GMAC allows all students a free official starter kit along with 2 practice exams for GMAT 2024 exam. The kit contains a sampler of 90 questions from past GMAT exams along with the practice tests. These tests are based on the actual format and help candidates match the difficulty levels and manage their pace just like in the actual GMAT exam 2024.

GMAT 2024 Focus Official Prep

The GMAT Focus Prep official start date is June 6, 2023. This allows all students a free GMAC focus official starter kit along with 2-3 practice exams for GMAT test. The kit contains a sampler of 70 real GMAT questions and a step-by-step guided study process for the Graduate Management Aptitude test.

GMAT Preparation Tips 2024

To achieve the desired score in the GMAT 2024 exam, devising the right GMAT preparation strategy is crucial. The correct GMAT exam preparation strategy will help a student achieve his/her goals. Some of the GMAT preparation tips that one must follow are:

1. Understand the GMAT pattern 2024: GMAT is a ‘computer adaptive test’ that adapts to the candidate’s ability in real time by selecting questions based on the responses provided by them. Therefore, it is important to understand the exam pattern, syllabus, marking system, topic-wise weightage, and types of questions in the paper. Candidates must read them in detail to build a proper exam strategy and decide on the GMAT preparation time.

2. Refer to the GMAT 2024 syllabus: Topics to cover and study come from the syllabus of GMAT. Hence it's important to refer to the prescribed syllabus and GMAT paper pattern to understand what to study.

3. Collect the best resources: Gather GMAT preparation material from the GMAT official guide from the GMAC website and other material available online like GMATclub and a few others with the GMAT previous year papers to understand important topics. The GMAT practice test 2024 should cover all levels easy, moderate, and difficult.

4. Targeted study: Keep time targets in terms of GMAT course completion, revision, and practice of questions. It will improve performance, overall speed, and accuracy. If a GMAT 2024 exam section is allotted 30 minutes, try to cover it five minutes early.

5. Practice regularly: GMAT preparation requires a lot of practice to improve the time speed, accuracy, and score range. GMAT practice test will be a great help. Practicing topics, especially weak ones, will give the candidate confidence in the exam hall and save him/her from the anxiety of exam pressure. Practice questions section-wise, and topic-wise, and try to give full-length question papers at regular intervals. For guidance or support the candidates can prefer GMAT coaching to enhance their efficiency and improve in the test. In case of convenience at home, the candidate can choose the GMAT online coaching.

6. GMAT diagnostic tests: These are designed like actual GMAT exams 2024 with similar questions asked in the main exam. By giving these tests, a candidate will come to know where he/she stands in the preparation, and what the weaknesses and strengths areas. They will also help in expanding knowledge as they come with detailed solution analysis, different methods to solve the questions, and percentile evaluation.

GMAT 2024 Exam Day Guidelines

Start your preparations for the exam day before the actual date. Doing things beforehand helps you to feel relaxed and makes you provide the best of your performance.

GMAT Exam Day Guidelines at the Test Center -

  • Things to be carried for the GMAT exam center: GMAT approved ID, water bottle.

  • The ID proof must be original.

  • Appointment confirmation Email copy.

  • Familiarize your exam center details, traveling time, and modes of transport at least 2-3 days earlier than the exam date.

  • Try to take deep breaths when you feel stressed during the exam.

GMAT Result 2024

Candidates who appear for GMAT 2024 examination can avail their scores immediately after completion of the test. The GMAT score is issued in the form of a report that includes the scores obtained in Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, Integrated Reasoning, and the total scores. This GMAT score validity is 5 years.

GMAT Focus Edition Result 2024

The official GMAT 2024 score will be available to candidates within 5 to 20 days. Mostly, the GMAT score is released within five to seven days, but it may take up to 20 days to fully process any request, the same as if candidates accepted their scores on test day. This GMAT focus official score report includes total & section-wise scores, percentile rankings, time management, and performance insights.

GMAT Score Range 2024


Score Range

Mean Scores

Analytical Writing Assessment



Integrated Reasoning












Top Universities Accepting GMAT 2024 Score

One can check the list of universities accepting GMAT scores.

Frequently Asked Question (FAQs)

1. When should I apply for GMAT 2024?

Approximately 750 test centers in over 110 countries can take the GMAT exam every year. The conducting body of the GMAT, the Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC), conducts GMAT examination every year in major cities of India such as Ahmedabad, Bangalore, Chennai, Delhi, Hyderabad, Kolkata, Mumbai, and Pune. Read the complete article to get the details of the GMAT exam dates in India.

2. How much is the GMAT fee for 2024?

The fee for the GMAT exam 2024 is USD 275. However, the fee ranges vary between test centres and online GMAT. Candidates can pay their GMAT exam fee 2024 through credit card, debit card, or bank transfer. Students can also apply for a fee waiver by visiting the GMAC official website.

3. How to prepare for GMAT 2024?

Candidates preparing for GMAT exam 2024 are required to get detailed information about GMAT exam pattern, syllabus, and other aspects of the exam. Here are some of the preparation guides to prepare for GMAT 2024:

  1. Assess your strengths and weaknesses

  2. Familiarise with the test format

  3. Master the basics

  4. Practice with mock tests

  5. Develop test-taking strategies

  6. Seek guidance

  7. Build vocabulary

  8. Manage stress

4. Is GMAT accepted in IIM?

Yes, GMAT is accepted for admission to Indian Institutes of Management (IIMs). In India, a total of 7 IIM institutions offer one-year full-time MBA programmes. These are:

  • IIM Ahmedabad

  • IIM Bangalore

  • IIM Calcutta

  • IIM Indore

  • IIM Kozhikode

  • IIM Lucknow

  • IIM Shillong

5. What is the GMAT exam used for?

The Graduate Management Admission Test popularly known as GMAT examination is conducted by the Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC) to get admission into top business schools across India and all over the world which provide courses like MBA, PGDM, etc. GMAT exam assesses the analytical abilities of the candidates in the quantitative section, Integrated, and verbal reasoning sections.

6. What is GMAT exam eligibility?

All candidates must fulfill the GMAT eligibility criteria to apply for the GMAT 2024 exam. Here are some of the GMAT exam eligibility:

  • Students who have completed the UG course or are still in the final year of undergraduate courses.

  • The minimum age required is 13 years and there is no maximum age limit.

  • The candidate must possess a valid passport at the time of the GMAT examination.

7. Do everyone get same questions for the GMAT 2024 exam?

This GMAT exam is a computer adaptive test, where every candidate receives the questions based on the performance of every question divided into easy, medium, and hard categories. Similarly, the GMAT total scores will also depend on the level of questions you attempt.

8. Can we skip the questions or is there negative marking in GMAT exam?

For every unanswered question, there is a negative marking in the GMAT exam. So it is advised to candidates to guess the answers instead of leaving them unattempted.

9. Is GMAT 2024 exam only for studying MBA?

No, the GMAT exam is not only for studying MBA. Through the GMAT exam, one can choose more than 7,700 courses like MBA, MS Finance, Business Analytics, PGDM, and DBA which are available in business schools.

10. Is coaching necessary to pass the GMAT 2024 exam?

Firstly it is better to take the GMAT diagnostic tests, where you can identify your strengths and weaknesses in respect to your subject knowledge. Consider the areas where you need to improve and choose a coaching plan which suits your requirements

11. What is E GMAT?

This E GMAT is an online GMAT coaching course.

12. How to pick the best date for your GMAT 2024 exam?

Firstly cross-check the application deadlines for enrolling into the business programmes of your preferred universities on the GMAC official website. Then pick a date for the GMAT exam date 2024 where the scores/results will be released earlier than the application deadline.


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