How Long Does it Take to Get GMAT Scores Card?

The admission process by the B-schools occurred twice in a year i.e. Fall (August- September) & Spring (December- January) for MBA program. Hence, the most important thing that strikes the MBA applicant is “How long does it take to get the GMAT score card?”

One thing should be taken into account, the aspirants can order Scorecard for the specific program they want to pursue. They can select the courses from the database of the official GMAT website.

Here, we have collected several questions that are frequently asked by the GMAT aspirants.

How Long Does it Take to Get GMAT Score?

The unofficial GMAT score you’ll get the moment you finish the test. This unofficial score contains the sum total score of Quant and Verbal, out of 800. This score does not include your Analytical Writing Assessment (AWA) score.

To get the official GMAT score, you have to wait for approximately 20 days from the date you have appeared for the test or 3-4 weeks. The official GMAT score contains the total score of AWA, Quant, and Verbal. Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC), the regulating body of GMAT test, sends the score card to the students either through postal services or electronically on the home/ email address provided by the aspirants. There is no additional charge levied for getting the GMAT score card; the fee is included in the registration fee itself.

Even the students can rely on the unofficial scores because there is hardly any difference in the score between Official and unofficial GMAT score card.

How Long Does it Take for Schools to Get GMAT score?

After completion of the test, your GMAT unofficial appears on the window, and you can directly send your GMAT scores to your selected top five B-schools. The service charge of sending the GMAT scores to the B-school are already paid by the applicants at the time of registration. If you want to send your GMAT scores more than those selected five B- Schools, you’re supposed to pay an additional charge of US$ 28 each score card.

What if You’ve had Canceled GMAT Score?

If you found your performance is not up to your expectations and you can score more, then GMAC gives you the option to cancel your score. Remember, the B-schools will not be able to receive your scores.

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