|GMAT Test Section||No. of Questions||Question Types||Timing|
|Analytical Writing Assessment||1 Topic||Analysis of Argument||30 Minutes|
|Integrated Reasoning||12 Questions||
|Total Exam Time||3hrs, 30 minutes|
What is GMAT?
The Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT )is a computer adaptive test (CAT) intended to assess certain analytical, writing, quantitative, verbal, and reading skills in written English for use in admission to a graduate management program, such as an MBA. It requires knowledge of certain grammar and knowledge of certain algebra, geometry, and arithmetic. The GMAT does not measure business knowledge or skill, nor does it measure intelligence.
According to the test owning company, the Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC), the GMAT assesses analytical writing and problem-solving abilities, while also addressing data sufficiency, logic, and critical reasoning skills that it believes to be vital to real-world business and management success. It can be taken up to five times a year. Each attempt must be at least 16 days apart .
WHAT IS SAT?
The Scholastic Assessment Test (SAT) is a standardized test widely used for college admissions in the United States. The test is intended to assess a student's readiness for college. The SAT is typically taken by high school juniors and seniors. The College Board states that the SAT measures literacy and writing skills that are needed for academic success in college. They state that the SAT assesses how well the test takers analyze and solve problems—skills they learned in school that they will need in college. However, the test is administered under a tight time limit to help produce a range of scores.
|Writing||484||60 minutes||Grammar, usage, and vocabulary|
|Mathematics||511||70 minutes||Number and operations; algebra and functions; geometry; statistics, probability, and data analysis|
|Critical Reading||495||70 minutes||Vocabulary, Critical reading, and sentence-level reading|