GRE 2024 Exam Dates, Registration, Eligibility Criteria, Exam Pattern, GRE Scores

GRE 2024: GRE (Graduate Record Examinations) is an international entrance examination which is widely accepted world’s largest assessment programs for graduate admissions. Every year, Educational Testing Service (ETS) conducts this examination for eligible and qualified candidates. Aspirants from 160 plus countries can appear in this entrance test. After clearing this entrance test, candidates will be enrolled to master’s and doctorate degree course in various universities all over the world. The scores of GRE are accepted worldwide. Moreover, there are 1000 plus business schools that also accept GRE scores. Candidates who are eligible to take up this examination should apply online and submit the application form before the final date.

GRE 2024 Highlights

Name of the Exam GRE
GRE Full Form Graduate Records Examinations
Official Website
Most popular For MS and PhD courses in foreign countries
Also accepted For MBA courses outside India
Conducted By Educational Testing Service (ETS)
Mode of Exam Computer-based and paper-based Test
GRE Fee Indian students have to pay $213 for and $231 for Chinese and $205 worldwide.

GRE 2024 Important Dates

Events Dates
Application form releasing date February 2024
Last date to submit the application form March 2024
Admit card issue date April 2024

Eligibility Requirements

  • Candidates can seek admission to graduate courses worldwide (in abroad universities).
  • Therefore, students who are seeking graduate programs need to appear for the Graduate Record Examination (GRE).
  • There is no specific age limit or requirements set by the managing authorities of GRE for appearing in the exam.
  • GRE is an assessment test for admission into graduate programs, therefore, it is important to complete the undergraduate program first.
  • Candidates must note that they must have obtained GRE scores for admission to programs at various universities.
  • In order to appear for GRE, candidates should prepare for the subject in which he/she is planning to pursue and the discretion of the university.

GRE 2024 Application Process

Those who desire to take admission in graduate courses such as MS, MSc, MBA, etc. should apply for the exam according to the steps given below. Qualified candidates will get admission at universities located internationally.

Online Registration:

For online registration, follow the steps mentioned below:

  • In case you are a new user, then you need to create a new account on the official website of ETS (Educational Testing Service).
  • Already registered applicants can log in to the official website.
  • Fill up the form by providing essential particulars as required in the registration process.
  • Choose the test centre for GRE/ Exam Date as per your preference.
  • After choosing the exam centre and test date, pay the necessary amount using the correct payment gateway.
  • After the submission of fee, take out the copy of the acknowledgment receipt.

Mail Registration:

To register via mail, candidates need to get a print and fill up the application form and post/ send it to the below-mentioned address along with the fee: Prometric, 2nd floor, DLF Infinity Tower–A, Sector 25, Phase 2, DLF City, Gurgaon, Haryana – 122002, India

Phone Registration:

  • In order to register by phone, call the regional registration center (RRC) – 91-124-4147700.
  • Candidates should make a call at least two days prior to the chosen test date. Registered candidates will receive a confirmation number, test center address, and reporting time on their phone.

Fax Registration:

Get a print of the application form through the official website, fill it completely and send the duly filled application form to 91-124-4147773 along with the application charges.

Registration Fee

Location Registration fee
GRE fees in India $213.00
GRE fees in China $231.00
GRE fees in other areas of the world $205.00

Exam Pattern

Pattern Computer-based Online computer-based test Computer-based Written test Paper-based test Written test
GRE Sections Duration No. of sections No. of Questions Duration No. of sections No. of questions
Verbal Reasoning 30 minutes 2 20 35 minutes 2 25
Quantitative Reasoning 35 minutes 2 20 40 minutes 2 25
Analytical Writing 60 minutes 1 2 30 minutes 2 2
Research Varies 1 Varies
Unscored Varies 1 Varies
Total 3 hours 45 Minutes 7 82 3 hours 30 minutes 6 102

Universities Accepting GRE Scores

University accepting GRE Scores Verbal Quantitative Writing
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) 158 159 5.3
Stanford University 159 158 4.8
University of California, Berkeley 153 – 156 167 4.5
The University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) 155 167 5.0
University of Virginia 163 166 4.5
University of Michigan – Ann Arbor 160 167 5.0
University of North Carolina – Chapel Hill 158 160 4.5
Georgia Institute of Technology 158 167 4.3
University of California – San Diego 162 160 5.5
University of Illinois – Urbana/Champaign 155 165 4.0
University of Wisconsin – Madison 163 163 4.5
University of Washington 156 167 4.0
Pennsylvania State University 150 165 3.0
University of Florida (UFL) 154 165 3.0
University of Texas, Austin 155 165 4.0
Ohio State University 156 165 4.0
California Institute of Technology 160 157 5.0
Duke University 160 160 4.5
University of Chicago 158 167 4.0
Northwestern University 160 160 5.0
Washington University in St. Louis 161 160 5.0
Johns Hopkins University 163 164 4.8
Rice University 160 167 5.0
Emory University 153 163 4.0-6.0
University of Notre Dame 165 165 5.3
Vanderbilt University 157 166 4.8
William and Mary 158 160 4.5
Johns Hopkins University 159 162 4.2

GRE 2024 Results

The result will be out on the official website after the successful commencement of GRE. The result is expected to be available on the official website of ETS after 10- 15 days of the conduction of the exam. After the announcement, candidates will get notified about the same through an email by ETS on the applier’s registered mail id.

Test Centres

  • New Delhi
  • Chandigarh
  • Mumbai
  • Gurgaon
  • Bangalore
  • Chennai
  • Hyderabad
  • Pune
  • Calcutta
  • Trivandrum
  • Allahabad
  • Ahmedabad
  • Mysore
  • Coimbatore

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