Which are the tests that I am required to take if i wish to pursue my masters in abroad?
Brijesh SharmaReplied on - 20 Jan 2017
Most students planning to study abroad, are required to take standardised tests like.
IELTS: IELTS is an English proficiency test taken by international students from non-native English speaking countries. It is conducted by British Council, IDP Australia and Cambridge English. Most UK and European universities ask for IELTS scores. It is measured on a band score of 0–9.
TOEFL: Like IELTS, TOEFL, too, is an English proficiency test taken by international students from non-native English speaking countries. Most US and Canadian universities ask for TOEFL scores. Conducted by ETS,
GRE: While universities across the globe accept GRE scores, it is, generally, required by US and Canadian universities for admission to their Masters programmes. Some Australian, Singaporean and German universities might also accept GRE scores, especially, for STEM programmes.
GMAT: GMAT scores are accepted by business schools across the world.The test scores candidates on a scale of 200–800.
SAT: SAT is taken for admission to undergraduate programmes. It is mostly accepted by US and Canadian universities. However, universities in countries like Australia, Singapore and even some European universities accept SAT score. SAT is measured on a scale of 200–800, per section.