GMAT 2020 ELIGIBILITY
Every year more than 2lakhs students appear for GMAT. Graduate Management Aptitude Council (GMAC) conducts this exam through Pearson VUE centers. Across the world there are more than 573 test centers. Candidates should follow a few eligibility criteria to appear for GMAT.
Candidates who are planning to appear for GMAT need to have documents beforehand because all these details are required while filling up the registration form
Candidates can appear for GMAT anytime in the year and can book the slot as per convenience.
People across the nations can appear for GMAT. Guidelines as written by GMAC are implemented equally to everyone despite being the country they belong. Different test centers have specific rules regarding identity proof to be produced at the time of exam. Suppose a test taker from India has to produce a passport as the ID proof at the time of GMAT.
It is advisable that the test takers appearing for GMAT should have graduated from a recognized university. There are a lot of GMAT test takers who are working professionals. From the data analyzed by the GMAC, it is seen that the top business schools prefer all those candidates who have work experience. Mostly students from the final year of bachelors appear for GMAT.
GMAC has not mentioned any upper limit of age for the candidate. Mostly it is preferred to have the age of 18 years. If a test taker appears for GMAT between 13 and 17 years then one needs a permission letter on behalf of parents. Every year many test takers appear for GMAT who are above 30 years of age.
To appear for GMAT, there is no cut off marks to appear for GMAT. In all the top business schools of the USA or UK, GMAT score is considered as an admission requirement. Before appearing for exam, test takers should know the different GMAT score bands for business schools.
Every year there are many test takers who appear for GMAT with a minimum of 3-4 years of work experience. Like academic qualification, there is no minimum or maximum years for work experience to take the exam. Even a fresher can take admission in the top business schools with a better profile. Top business schools prefer those candidates who have experience in the industry. After initiating application process, admission committee always evaluates the work experience of the applicant and how it will be related to future business world.
There are few requirements in attempting GMAT.
If a candidate who belongs to any other nation which has native language other than English can also appear for GMAT. Most of these test takers have to take IELTS or TOEFL for English language proficiency. Through proper preparation one can ace the exam perfectly.
Registration is completely online and can be done from the official website of GMAC, mba.com. After registration, a candidate can schedule a GMAT test according to his convenience and can also pick a test center of their choice.
Candidates need to submit a payment of USD 250 or INR 15,868 as of application fee for the examination.
|GMAT Entrance Examination||Applicants have the Flexibility to choose the exam date.|
|Registration for the Exam||1 month before the Entrance Exam|
|Result Declaration||Within 20 Calendar days|
|Medium of Examination||Online|
Special reservation criteria’s are provided for students with disabilities. There are following measures that a candidate needs to fulfill to acclaim this provision-
GMAT test taker, you are responsible for documenting all of the following with your application-
The following categories are considered under the disability criteria-
You can visit the following websites for more information on different disorders-
|Name of the Disability||Reference Website|
|Attention Deficit Hyperactive Disorder||mba.com/GMATsupplementADHA|
|Learning and Cognitive Disease||mba.com/GMATsupplementLD|
|Physical and Systematic Disease||mba.com/GMATsupplementphysical|
*The article might have information for the previous academic years, which will be updated soon subject to the notification issued by the University/College
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