GRE Eligibility Criteria 2023

1. There are no age and qualification based criteria for the GRE test.
2. But generally, it is taken by those who have completed high school or undergraduate education and moving towards higher education.
3. The admissions committee of most universities looks at several factors before giving admission to candidates. Some of them are - GRE score,     CGPA, LOR, SOP, Internship completed, acquisition of any online certificate, additional activities etc.
4. Each institute has its own set of GRE eligibility criteria, and their age eligibility criteria are based on the course they conduct.


What is the full form of GRE?

GRE is the Graduate Record Examination.

Why GRE Test?

The Graduate Record Examination, or GRE, is an important step in the graduate school or business school application process. The GRE is a multiple-choice, computer-based, standardized exam that is often required for admission to graduate programs and graduate business programs (MBA) globally.

Who conducts the GRE?

The GRE is administered by ETS and given at Prometric testing centers. Visit ETS to register. The GRE costs $220 in most locations.

Where is the Educational Testing Service (ETS) headquarter located?

Educational Testing Service (ETS) headquarter is located in Princeton, New Jersey, United States.

From where does a student can register for the GRE test?

You can register the test online at The GREŽ General Test or Contacts for GREŽ Test Takers , by phone Call at 1-800-GRE-CALL (1-800-473-2255) to register for the test.

What things does an aspirant need to register for a GRE exam?

For booking a slot for the GRE test candidates would require a debit or credit card to pay the registration fee of US $228 and have a valid passport or Aadhar Card during the registration process.

What is the eligibility criteria for the GRE test?

ETS has set no specific eligibility criteria for the GRE Test. Anyone can register for this test, irrespective of age or qualifications.

What is the age limit for GRE?

There are no age and qualification based criteria for the GRE test.

What is the validity of GRE Test scorecard?

The validity of GRE Test scorecard is 5 years.

From where a student can download the admit card?

Once the applicant has successfully registered and logged in to the ETS-GRE website, he/she has to book the GRE Test by choosing the test centre and the desired test date according to their convenience and availability. The applicant will receive a confirmation email to their registered email id as the acknowledgement of the completion of the application form. This confirmation email by the ETS-GRE acts as the GRE Admit Card or call letter.

Will students get a refund of their application form?

Students will not get a full refund if they cancel their test. The best they can get is a 50% refund by cancelling at least four days before the test.

Is there cancellation charges for GRE test?

No, there is no cancellation charges for the GRE test.

What is the structure of the GRE Test?

The GRE test consists of 3 sections:
1. Analytical Writing,
2. Verbal Reasoning &
3. Quantitative Reasoning.

Is there any negative marking in the GRE Test?

No, there is no negative marking in the GRE Test. To maximize your scores on the Verbal Reasoning and Quantitative Reasoning measures, it's best to answer every question.

When students receive their online score report?

Your official GRE test scores will be available in your account on the GRE website 10-15 days after your test date.

What is the duration of the test?

The total duration of the GRE test is 3 hours and 45 minutes.

What are the fees of the GRE test 2023?

The fees of the GRE test is about US $205. The GRE fee in India is about $228 and is subject to change based on the foreign exchange rates at the time of registration.

When will GRE test be conducted in 2023?

The dates of GRE exam can be checked in "GRE Exam Dates 2023" section.

What is the score range of GRE Test 2023?

The range of scores for the Verbal Reasoning and Quantitative Reasoning measures of the GREŽ General Test is 130 to 170, in one-point increments. The range of scores for the Analytical Writing measure is 0 to 6, in half-point increments. The scoring range for each GRE Subject Test is between 200 and 990, with 10-point increments. The Physics and Psychology Subject Tests have subscores on a 20-99 score scale, with one-point increments.

What if a student wants to reschedule the date, time or location of the GRE test 2023?

If a student wants to reschedule the date, time or location of the test, you have to pay a rescheduling fee of USD $50.

Will student require a passport for GRE Test 2023?

Yes, a student will require a passport for GRE Test. Passport is the only identity proof which GRE test centre accepts.

Can the student wear jeans at the test centre?

Yes, a student is advised to wear normal dresses so that they can sit at any room temperature.