International Entrance Exams to Study Overseas
TOEFL AND IELTS
The Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) and the International English Language Testing System (IELTS) probably top the list with regard to the sheer number of students across the world needing to undertake one or the other to demonstrate English language proficiency.
For more information on TOEFL, visit TOEFL
For more information on IELTS, visit IELTS
The Graduate Record Examination (GRE) is another popular examination among Indian students aspiring to study in the US or Canada
For more information on GRE, visit GRE
Management aspirants need to take the Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT), which is an admissions assessment for business colleges. Average GMAT scores are in the range of 570-580.
For more information on GMAT, visit GMAT
The Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT) test, required for entry into some universities in US, if a person has not completed an equivalent, is of two types – the Reasoning Test to check the general writing skills and grammar and the Subject Test to check a candidate’s knowledge in the subject chosen.
For more information on SAT, visit, SAT
MCAT AND LSAT
Other competitive study abroad examinations include the Medical College Admission Test (MCAT) and the Law School Admission Test (LSAT), mandatory for getting into medicine and law respectively in the USA.
The MCAT is a multiple-choice test that is designed to evaluate the examinee’s aptitude and knowledge about relevant subjects.
For more information on MCAT, visit MCAT
The LSAT is administered by the Law School Admission Council for students who wish to pursue a career in law in the USA, Australia and Canada.
For more information on LSAT, visit LSAT