GMAT vs. TOEFL: Facts and Differences

While you’re applying for a graduate-level degree, especially to pursuing master’s program, you may be required to submit scores from no less than one standardized graduate admission tests. These are all around passed on tests which plan to ensure competitors are set up for the rigors of advanced studies, in their particular country or abroad.

Regularly students get confound over the tests required for abroad studies to pick up a specialization. We attempted to give a correlation of test which guides you to choose which graduate admission tests are most significant to you.

BASES GMAT TOEFL
Abbreviation Graduate Management Admission Test Test of English as a Foreign Language
Target Audience Business schools Applicants English language learners
Accepted  by International Business Schools Institutions offering English language program or obtaining Visa for countries where English language proficiency is mandatory
Purposes Evaluating student’s suitability in B-schools Evaluating English language proficiency
Subjects Verbal, Mathematical and Analytical Skills English Language
Duration 3 hours 30 minutes 4 hours 30 minutes

Mandatory: 10 minutes break.

Test contents Analytical writing assessment, Quant, Verbal, Integrated Reasoning Listening, Reading, Speaking, and writing.
Scoring 200-800 Each section is scored out of 30 to give an overall score out of 120.
Cost US$250 (worldwide) Varies from country to country. In India, Hyderabad the test costs US$165; Bogota
Validity The score valid for 5 years The score valid for 2 year
Result needed 400-600 Not specified.

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