GRE selection procedure 2018
Ranjini Basu, 20 Apr 2018, #GRE

GRE Selection Procedure 2018: ETS® conducted GRE®, internationally accepted standardised test for Graduate and Business School and the GRE 2018 selection procedure depends on the institutes that accept GRE scores. The GRE administering authority does not specify any GRE selection procedure 2018 of its own. The organisations use the GRE scores while considering candidates for different graduate courses and business schools. There are many specialised MBA master's and doctoral programmes in business schools that accept the scores of GRE exam. The GRE selection procedure 2018 depends on the respective institutes candidates has chosen to apply or have applied. In this article, aspiring candidates would be able to fetch information related to the selection procedure of GRE 2018.


GRE Selection Procedure 2018: How to find out whether the chosen institute accepts GRE General Test Scores?

  • Visit the official GRE website.

  • Select the tab ‘About the Test’ under ‘GRE General Test’ category on the home page

  • Click ‘View this list (PDF)’ under the sub-head ‘Who Accepts It?

  • You will find the list of approved colleges/universities along with the official ETS codes that accept GRE 2018 score.

Click here (obtained from official website) to view the list of institutes that accept GRE General Test scores

In addition to viewing all the institutes, candidates can visit the department site of the specific university where they want to pursue a particular programme. The department’s online admission page lists the requirements of each department including GRE 2018 selection procedure and notifies whether it accepts GRE scores or not. Some departments demnad separate requirements for GRE General and Subject scores in their GRE Selection Procedure 2018.


GRE Selection Procedure 2018: GRE for MBA

Several MBA programmes accept the scores of GRE General test. According to a recent official survey, nearly eight out of 10 MBA programmes have no test preference. Precisely, most of the MBA programmes consider GRE General and GMAT test scores equally. Currently, Business schools throughout the world accept GRE scores for their MBA courses, specialized master's and other doctoral business programs, including many of the top-ranked programmes and institutes.

Candidates can view the PDF provided below pertaining to the recent list of business schools accepting GRE scores for their MBA admissions worldwide.


List of MBA Schools Accepting GRE Scores

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GRE Selection Procedure 2018: Who takes the GRE test?

Globally, all prospective graduate and business school applicants who are aspiring to pursue a master's, MBA, specialized master's in business or doctoral degree can appear for the GRE General Test. According to the eligibility criteria of GRE 2018, applicants from various educational and cultural backgrounds are eligible to take the GRE 2018 test, to be precise the GRE General Test provides institutes with a common evaluating platform for comparing candidates' qualifications. The GRE 2018 scores are used by admissions or fellowship panels to supplement the undergraduate records, recommendation letters and other required qualifications for graduate-level study programme.


According to the test pattern of GRE 2018, GRE is available in two formats, namely GRE General Test and GRE Subject Test. The GRE syllabus 2018 is entirely different for both the formats. Since, GRE 2018 Selection Procedure of the participating institutes depends on their individual selection regulations, candidates are advised to be thorough with the requirements of individual institutes, especially the GRE 2018 eligibility criteria of the institute chosen by them. Some require students to present GRE Subject test scores to evaluate their strength in a particular domain as well. Also, the submission dates of GRE 2018 scores vary for admission at different institutes. Hence, the applicants are advised to check the individual admission dates for their respective institution of choice and register for GRE accordingly at their convenient GRE test centres 2018.


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