GRE Test Dates 2024: Check City-wise GRE Exam Dates & Notification in India

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Raj Vimal

Raj VimalStudy Abroad Expert

Updated on May 23, 2024 13:10 IST

GRE Exam Dates 2024: Students can book their GRE test dates once every 21 days, up to five times within any continuous rolling 12-month period (365 days). Now that GRE test centres are functioning at their normal capacity keeping student safety in mind. Candidates can go ahead and book their GRE exam dates 2024 at a test centre near them or take the GRE exam from the comfort of their home by opting for the GRE at Home test.

The GRE at Home is available around the clock, 7 days a week, with appointments available as early as 24 hours after you register. However, candidates would need to meet the system and environment requirements to go ahead with booking their GRE exam dates. The GRE Subject Test dates are available three times a year and candidates can register for GRE Subject Test dates as often as they are available.

GRE Exam Dates 2024

Q:   Can I take the GRE every month?

A:

Yes, you can appear for Graduate Record Examination every month but with some certain conditions. 

  1. The gap between two exams should be 21 days or above.
  2. A student can appear for a maximum of 5 times in a year.

Apart from this, there is no condition for appearing in GRE exam. Keep in mind, retaking the exam is not a bad thing but preparing well for the exam is an effective approach.

 

Q:   How many times GRE exams are held in a year? Can you share the dates for the same?

A:

The GRE test or GRE General TEST is held throughout the year. However, a student can appear once every 21 days and maximum 5 times a year. The frequncy of GRE Subject Test is three times a year in April, September and October months. You can check the city-wise latest GRE Exam dates here at one click. 

Below, we have mentioned dates of GRE Exam 2024 for Hyderabad.

  • April 2024 - 01, 02, 03, 04, 08, 10, 15, 16, 17, 18, 22, 23, 24, 25, 29, 30.
  • May 2024- 02, 06, 07, 08, 09, 13, 14, 15, 16, 20, 21, 22, 23, 27, 28, 29, 30.
  • June 2024- 03, 04, 05, 06, 10, 11, 12, 13.
 

Q:   How and where can I find the GRE exam dates for India?

A:

The ETS conducts GRE Exam throughout the year. The GRE exam dates depends on the exam centre and city. To check the GRE exam dates, students can visit the official ETS GRE login portal. There you can find city-wise and exam centre-wise dates. Also, you'll get information about the available slots on that particular dates.

 

GRE Exam Dates 2024 in India

GRE Dates 2024: Here is a list of the available GRE exam dates 2024 in India. Candidates can check the GRE dates available at their respective test centres and go ahead with the GRE registration process. Candidates who have the mandatory system requirements and a conducive testing environment can register and appear for the GRE at Home. Candidates can note down available GRE Exam Dates 2024 in India according to their preferences. The GRE exam fee for all formats of the test is INR 22,550. 

GRE Exam Dates 2024 for Hyderabad

Check out the GRE Exam Dates 2024 for Hyderabad city:

GRE Test Centres Month GRE Exam Dates 2024

Prometric Testing Private Limited - ITII020A

9th Floor, Unit -2, Kapil Towers IT Block, Survey No 115/1, IT Park, Opp ICICI Bank bldg, Hyderabad India 500032

Prometric Testing Private Limited - ITII015A

9th Floor, Unit-2 Kapil Towers IT Block Survey, IT Park Nanakramguda, Serilingampally Mandal Gachibowli, Hyderabad India 500032

HYDERABAD 8908, INDIA - APCU-8908

Prometric Testing Pvt Ltd, 9th Floor, Unit - 2, Kapil Towers IT Block, Survey No 115/1, IT Park, Opp ICICI bldg, Hyderabad India 500032

ANCONS INTERNATIONAL - WARANGAL - STN15135

G.Floor, behind ICICI Bank, # 1-1-504, Edavelly Complex, Chaitanyapuri Colony Main Rd., Kazipet,, WARANGAL India 506001

ConquerIT Consultancy Services - Nizamabad - STN14634A

5-10-50, Behind Vijay Theatre, Police line, Nizamabad India 503001

May 2024 02, 06, 07, 08, 09, 13, 14, 15, 16, 20, 21, 22, 23, 27, 28, 29, 30.
June 2024 03, 04, 05, 06, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 17, 18, 19, 20, 24, 25, 26, 27
July 2024 1, 2, 4,8,9,10,11, 17, 23, 24, 25, 29,30,31
August 2024 1, 5, 6, 7, 8, 12, 13, 14, 19, 20, 21, 22, 27, 28
September 2024 2, 4, 5, 9, 10, 11, 16, 18, 19, 23, 24, 25, 26, 30
October 2024 1, 3, 7, 8, 9, 10, 14, 15 16, 17, 22, 23, 24, 28, 29, 30, 31

GRE Dates 2024 for New Delhi

Check out the GRE Exam Dates 2024 for New Delhi city:

GRE Test Centres Month GRE Test Dates 2024

COUNCIL FOR AMERICAN EDUCATION - STN14376A

A-260 (3RD Floor), Defence Colony, New Delhi India 110024

GURGAON, 8927 INDIA - APCU-8927
PROMETRIC TESTING PVT LTD, Iris Tech Park, 2nd Floor Tower A, Sector 48,, Sohna Road, GURGAON India 122018

Prometric Testing Private Limited - ITII011A
Iris Tech Park, Tower A, 2nd Floor, Sector 48 Sohna Road, Gurgaon India 122018

May 2024 01, 02, 06, 07, 08, 09, 13, 14, 15, 16, 20, 21, 22, 23, 27, 28, 29, 30, 31.
June 2024 03, 04, 05, 06, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 17, 18, 19, 20, 24, 25, 26, 27.
July 2024 1, 2, 4, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 17, 19, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 29, 30, 31
August 2024 1, 5, 6, 7, 8, 10, 12, 13, 14, 16, 20, 21, 22, 26, 27, 28, 30
September 2024 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 9, 10, 11, 12, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 23, 24, 25, 26, 30 
October 2024 1, 3, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 14, 15, 16, 17, 22, 23, 24, 28, 29, 30, 31

GRE Exam Dates 2024 for Bengaluru

Check out the GRE Exam Dates 2024 for Bengaluru city:

GRE Test Centres Month GRE Exam Dates 2024

IDomain Technologies - ITIIG24A

NO 82/1, 2nd Floor, 17th Main Road, K.H.B Colony, Koramangala 5th Block, Behind INFOSYS and TAVANT Technologies Buildi, Bangalore India 560095

IDomain Technologies - ITIIG24B

NO 82/1, 2nd Floor, 17th Main Road, K.H.B Colony, Koramangala, 5th Block, Behind INFOSYS and TAVANT Technologies Buildi, Bangalore India 560095

Prometric Testing Private Limited - ITIILWFB

3rd Floor Tower B Prestige Shantiniketan, Whitefield, ITPL Road, Bangalore India 560066

Prometric Testing Private Limited - ITIILWFC

3rd Floor Tower B Prestige Shantiniketan, Whitefield, ITPL Road, Bangalore India 560066

BENGALURU, 8918 INDIA - APCU-8918

Prometric Testing Pvt Ltd, 3rd Floor Tower B Prestige Shantiniketan, White Field ITPL Road, Bengaluru India 560048

May 2024 02, 06, 07, 08, 09, 13, 14, 15, 16, 20, 21, 22, 23, 27, 28, 29, 30.
June 2024 03, 04, 05, 06, 10, 11, 12, 13, 17, 18, 19, 20, 24, 27.
July 2024 1, 2, 4, 8, 9, 10, 11, 17, 18, 19, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 29, 30, 31
August 2024 1, 5, 6, 7, 8, 10, 12, 13, 14, 16, 19, 20, 21, 22, 26, 27, 28, 30
September 2024 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 9, 10, 12, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 30
October 2024 1, 3, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 14, 15, 16, 17, 22, 23, 24, 28, 29, 30, 31

GRE Dates 2024 for Pune

Check out the GRE Exam Dates 2024 for Pune city:

GRE Test Centres Month GRE Exam Dates 2024

GRAD Dreams Education Consulting Pvt LTD. - Pune - STN14539A

330, 3rd Floor, Marvel Vista,, Above PNG Showroom, , Bibwewadi Kondhwa Road,, Pune India 411048

GRAD Dreams Education Consulting Pvt LTD. - Pune - STN14539C

330, 3rd Floor, Marvel Vista, Above PNG Shower, Bibwewadi Kondhwa Road, Kondhwa Chowk, Lulla Nagar, Pune India 411048

Vishwakarma Institute of Technology - STN11863A

666 Upper Indiranagar, Room Number: G-4 Internet Lab, Bibwewadi, Pune India 411037

GRAD Dreams Education Consulting Pvt LTD. - Pune - STN14539B

330, 3rd Floor, Marvel Vista,, Above PNG Showroom, , Bibwewadi Kondhwa Road,, Pune India 411048

May 2024 02, 06, 07, 08, 09, 13, 14, 15, 16, 20, 21, 22, 23, 27, 28, 29, 30, 31.
June 2024 03, 04, 05, 06, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 18, 19, 20, 24, 25, 26, 27. 
July 2024 1, 2, 4, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 17, 19, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 29, 30, 31 
August 2024 1, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 12, 13, 14, 16, 20, 21, 22, 23, 26, 27, 28, 30 
September 2024 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 9, 10, 11, 12, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 23, 24, 25, 26, 30 
October 2024 1, 3, 7, 8, 9, 9, 10, 11, 14, 15, 16, 17, 22, 23, 24, 28, 29, 30, 31

GRE Exam Dates 2024 for Chennai

Check out the GRE Exam Dates 2024 for Chennai city:

GRE Test Centres Month GRE Exam Dates 2024

Prometric Testing Private Limited - ITIILVWA

Dr V.P.R Nagar C/o Dhanalakshmi Engineering C, Administrative Block-1st Floor Off Tambaram , Manimangalam Post, Chennai India 601301

ANCONS International -Tirupati - STN20038A

19-12-274, Arch Road, Above Syndicate Bank Bldg, Bairagipatteda, Tirupati India 517501

May 2024 02, 06, 07, 08, 09, 13, 14, 15, 16, 20, 21, 22, 23, 27, 28, 29, 30.
June 2024 03, 04, 05, 06, 10, 11, 12, 13, 17, 18, 19, 20, 24, 25, 26, 27.
July 2024 1,2,4,8,9,10,11,12,17,22,23,24,25,29,30,31
August 2024 1,5,6,7,8,10,12,13,14,19,20,21,22,26,27,28
September 2024 2,4,5,9,10,11,16,18,19,20,23,24,25,26,30
October 2024 1,3,7,8,9,10,11,14,15,16,17,22,23,24,28,29,30

GRE Exam Dates 2024 for Tirupati

Check out the GRE Exam Dates 2024 for Tirupati city:

GRE Test Centres Month GRE Exam Dates 2024

ANCONS International -Tirupati - STN20038A

19-12-274, Arch Road, Above Syndicate Bank Bldg, Bairagipatteda, Tirupati India 517501

May 2024 02, 06, 07, 08, 09, 13, 14, 15, 16, 20, 21, 22, 23, 27, 28, 29, 30.
June 2024 1,3,4,5,6,7,10,11,12,13,17,18,19,24,25,26
July 2024 1,2,4,8,9,10,11,12,17,22,23,24,25,29,30,31
August 2024 1,5,6,7,8,12,13,14,19,20,21,22,26,27,28
September 2024 2,4,5,9,10,11,16,18,19,23,24,25,26,30
October 2024 2,4,5,9,10,11,16,18,19,23,24,25,26,30

GRE Dates 2024 for Kolkata

Check out the GRE Exam Dates 2024 for Kolkatta city:

GRE Test Centres Month GRE Exam Dates 2024

KOLKATA 8906, INDIA - APCU-8906.

Prometric Testing Pvt Ltd, Millennium City,9th Floor, Block DN-62, Sector V, Salt Lake, Kolkata India 700091

May 2024 01, 02, 06, 07, 08, 09, 13, 14, 15, 16, 20, 21, 22, 23, 27, 28, 29, 30.
June 2024 03, 04, 05, 06, 10, 11, 12, 13, 17, 18, 19, 20, 24, 25, 26, 27.
July 2024 1,2,4,8,9,10,12,17,19,22,23,24,25,26,29,30,31
August 2024 1,5,6,7,8,10,12,13,16,19,20,21,22,26,27,28,30
September 2024 2,3,4,5,6,9,10,11,12,16,17,18,19,20,23,24,25,26,30
October 2024 1,3,7,8,14,15,16,17,22,23,24,28,29,30,31

GRE Exam Dates 2024 for Mumbai

GRE Test Centres Month GRE Exam Dates 2024

Prometric Testing Private Limited - ITIILWB

C/O Aruna Manharlal Shah Institute of Management, Maneklal Amulakhrai Mehta Marg, Near Mtnl Telephone Exchange, Mumbai India 400086

Prometric Testing Private Limited - ITIILWC

C/O Aruna Manharlal Shah Institute of Management, Maneklal Amulakhrai Mehta Marg, Off LBS Road, B/H MTNL Telephone Exchange, Mumbai India 400086

MUMBAI, 8921 INDIA - APCU-892

Prometric Testing Pvt Ltd, 6th Floor,Techniplex1 (Gate No.2),Goregaon(W), Ratnakar Bank Building, Balwa Group,, Mumbai India

GRAD-DREAMS EDUCATION CONSULTING PVT LTD - STN14835A

2ND FLOOR, FALCON COURT, HARI OM NAGAR, MULUND EAST, Mumbai India 400081

May 2024 02, 06, 07, 08, 09, 13, 14, 15, 16, 20, 21, 22, 23, 27, 28, 29, 30, 31.
June 2024 3,4,5,6,7,10,11,12,13,14,18,19,20,21,24,25,26,27,28
July 2024 1,2,4,8,9,10,11,12,17,19,22,23,24,25,26,29,30,31
August 2024 1,5,6,7,8,9,10,12,13,14,16,20,21,22,23,26,27,28,30
Septemeber 2024 2,3,4,5,6,9,10,11,12,16,17,18,19,20,23,24,25,26,27,30
October 2024 1,3,7,8,9,10,11,14,15,16,17,22,23,24,28,29,30,31

GRE Dates 2024 for Ahmedabad

GRE Test Centres Month GRE Exam Dates 2024

AHMEDABAD 8902, INDIA - APCU-8902
Prometric Testing Pvt Ltd, 5th Floor, Unit 501, Parshwanath Esquare, Prahaladnagar Corporate Road, Ahmedabad India 3800051

MeritTrac Pvt Ltd - Vadodara co StackWise Technology - STN15412A
3rd floor, pramukhbazar, Bill Rd, Jalaram Nagar, Atladara, Vadodara India 390012

May 2024 01, 02, 06, 07, 08, 09, 13, 14, 15, 16, 20, 21, 22, 23, 27, 28, 29, 30, 31.
June 2024 03, 04, 05, 06, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 17, 18, 19, 20, 24, 25, 26, 27.

GRE Exam Dates 2024 for Chandigarh

GRE Test Centres Month GRE Exam Dates 2024

Saint Kabir Public School - Chandigarh - STN14925A

Sector 26 - Computer Lab, Chandigarh UT India 160019

May 2024 02, 07, 16, 22, 31.
June 2024 14.

GRE Dates 2024 Tirupati

GRE Test Centres Month GRE Exam Dates 2024

ANCONS International -Tirupati - STN20038A

19-12-274, Arch Road, Above Syndicate Bank Bldg, Bairagipatteda, Tirupati India 517501

CHENNAI, 8925 INDIA - APCU-8925

PROMETRIC TESTING PVT LTD, Unit #8,3rd Floor, Centennial Square, No 6A, Dr Ambedkar Road, Kodambakkam, CHENNAI India 600024

CHENNAI,8909 INDIA - APCU-8909

Prometric Testing Pvt Ltd, Unit #8,3rd Floor, Centennial Square,, No 6A, Dr Ambedkar Road, Kodambakkam,, Chennai India 600024

May 2024 02, 06, 07, 08, 09, 13, 14, 15, 16, 20, 21, 22, 23, 27, 28, 29, 30.
June 2024 03, 04, 05, 06, 10, 11, 12, 13, 17, 18, 19, 20, 24, 25, 26, 27.

GRE Exam Dates 2024 Cochin

GRE Test Centres Month GRE Exam Dates 2024

Sacred Heart College - STN11183A

Sacred Heart College Computer Lab, Thevara, Cochin India 682013

Sacred Heart College - STN11183D

Sacred Heart College Computer Lab, Thevara, Cochin 682013 INDIA, Cochin India

ANCONS International - Coimbatore - STN14994A

#15, Sethuram Bldg, G.Flr, Sundaresa Layout, Lane adj IOB Race Course Br., Coimbatore India 641018

May 2024 02, 16, 22.
June 2024 03, 10, 14, 18, 25.

GRE Dates 2024 Coimbatore

GRE Test Centres Month GRE Exam Dates 2024

ANCONS International - Coimbatore - STN14994A

#15, Sethuram Bldg, G.Flr, Sundaresa Layout, Lane adj IOB Race Course Br., Coimbatore India 641018

Sacred Heart College - STN11183A

Sacred Heart College Computer Lab, Thevara, Cochin India 682013

 

May 2024 02, 16, 22.
June 2024 03, 10, 14, 18, 25.

GRE Exam Dates 2024 Patna

GRE Test Centres Month GRE Exam Dates 2024

Itechnoplus Education and Solution Pvt. Ltd. - Patna - STN14751A

1st Floor, Pratiksha Bhawan, BSNL Exchange Co, Opp. Shiv Mandir, Khajpura, Bailey Road, Patna India 800014

May 2024 07, 31.
June 2024 14

GRE Dates 2024 Thiruvananthapuram

GRE Test Centres Month GRE Exam Dates 2024

Thiruvananthapuram, 8907 INDIA - APCU-8907

Prometric Testing Pvt. Ltd, 7th Floor, K.E.K Towers, Opposite Trivandrum Club, Thiruvananthapuram India 695010

May 2024 01, 02, 06, 07, 08, 09, 13, 14, 15, 16, 20, 21, 23, 27, 28, 29, 30.
June 2024 03, 04, 05, 06, 10, 11, 12, 13, 18, 19, 20, 24, 25, 26, 27.

GRE Exam Dates 2024 Vijayawada

GRE Test Centres Month GRE Exam Dates 2024

ANCONS International - Vijayawada - STN14931A

40-26-3/1, Tadikonda Elites, Opp. A Convention, ***BRING ORIGINAL PASSPORT***, Vijayawada India 520010

May 2024 02, 07, 16, 22, 31.
June 2024 03, 10, 14, 18, 25.

Source: GRE Official Website GRE 2024 Dates

GRE test centres are always trying to add more GRE 2024 Dates to facilitate a larger number of students to be able to take the test. However, candidates are advised to book their GRE slot early to avoid any kind of inconvenience later on. The GRE test dates are offered year-round at Prometric test centres in India. At GRE test centres outside of the Prometric network, there might be limited GRE exam dates available, so you will have to check the GRE test date availability before registering.

Q:   What is GRE exam for?

A:

GRE or Graduate Record Examination is a standardized computer based exam conducted by the by Educational Testing Service (ETS). Many business schools in the world offer admission in Business programs on the basis of GRE Score. This test access the aptitude of a student for abstract thinking. Score equal to 160 or above is a good enough to get admission in various courses. There are two types of GRE tests

  1. GRE General Test
  2. GRE Subject Test
 

Q:   How many times is GRE Exam conducted in a year?

A:

The Educational Testing Service (ETS) conducts the GRE General Test throughout the year. Students can choose a test date that suits their schedule. ETS releases monthly test dates for specific exam centres in Indian cities. However, students do have the option to take the GRE at Home test, which allows them to take the exam from the comfort of their own residences. 

Note that,  You can only take the GRE General Test once every 21 days and maximum 5 times in a year.
 

Q:   What is the Full Form of GRE?

A:

The Full form of GRE is Graduate Record Examination. It is one of the most famous exams to study abroad. GRE Exam is conducted by Educational testing service (ETS).  There are three sections in GRE exam that is verbal reasoning, Analytical Writing and Quantitative Reasoning. Several management universities around the world ask GRE score at the time of offering admission.

 
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GRE Home Edition Dates 2024

The GRE Home Edition is available around the clock, seven days a week, with appointments available as early as 24 hours after you register. To be able to take the test at home, candidates must meet the Equipment and Environment Requirements mentioned on the official ET GRE website. 

GRE General Test at Home - Exam Dates 2024

GRE at Home is available on the below-mentioned GRE dates 2024. Candidates should note that the dates marked in red are 'No' test dates. 

Month GRE General Test at Home - Exam Dates
February 2024 01, 02, 03, 04, 05, 06, 07, 08, 09, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 29.
March 2024 01, 02, 03, 04, 05, 06, 07, 08, 09, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 29, 30, 31. 
April 2024 01, 02, 03, 04, 05, 06, 07, 08, 09, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 29, 30.
May 2024 01, 02, 03, 04, 05, 06, 07, 08, 09, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 29, 30, 31. 

GRE Exam Fees

The GRE test fee for students registering from India is INR 22,550. Candidates should note that the GRE application fee, GRE form fees, and GRE General Test fees all refer to the GRE registration fee which is INR 22,550. The GRE exam fee in India in rupees is approximately INR 22,550. Candidates opting for the GRE Subject test are required to pay a GRE Subject Fee of INR 14,500. The GRE Subject Fee in Indian rupees is approximately INR 14,500.

Q:   What is meant by GRE?

A:

The GRE Exam full form is Graduate Record Examination. It is a popular exam conducted by the ETS (Educational Testing Service). There are two types of GRE tests, the GRE General Test and the GRE Subject Test. It is an important test for candidates looking to pursue MS Studies or Graduate (MBA) studies abroad.

 

Q:   What is GRE? How to prepare for GRE? What is the cost?

A:

The full form of the GRE Exam is the Graduate Record Examination. It is one of the most famous exams to study abroad conducted by the Educational Testing Service (ETS). Top universities in the world, ask for GRE scores at the time of offering admission. GRE Exam Fee in India is INR 22,550. To prepare for GRE Exam, you can follow these tips

 

GRE Subject Test Dates 2024

Schedule your GRE Subject Test: In this section, we are going to be talking about the GRE Subject test dates. Currently, the GRE Subject Test is offered in three subjects, the GRE Mathematics Test, the GRE Physics Test and the GRE Psychology Test. The GRE Subject Test dates are available three times a year and candidates can book them as often as they are available. GRE Subject Test dates are offered up to three times a year in September, October and April. In the 2024 testing year, the GRE Subject Tests will be held worldwide on the following dates:

  • The GRE Subject Test Dates 2024 for September and October are yet to be announced.

Candidates can take the GRE Subject Test once every 14 days. This applies even if you have cancelled your scores on a test taken previously. When selecting a test date, make sure your scores will be reported in time for your application deadlines. When choosing a test date, allow time for delivery of scores and processing by the institution. Test takers should note that the GRE Subject Test is NOT available at Home in India. 

 

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GRE Dates 2024: When should you take the GRE test?

A lot of times, candidates are confused about the right time to take the GRE test. Experts suggest that the right time to book your first GRE test date should be 60-70 days prior to your first university admission deadline. GRE scores are available 10 to 15 days from the day of the exam. This way, candidates would have enough time to book a second GRE test date if the GRE results don't yield as planned. The GRE scores are valid for five years from the day of the exam. 

Candidates would be glad to know that the GRE exam dates at a test centre happen every month. The GRE General Test happens every month in India on all days excluding weekends and public/general designated holidays. Candidates are advised to book their GRE Exam Slot well in advance to get their desired choice of the test centre and GRE test date.

How to cancel or reschedule your GRE exam dates?

GRE Cancellation Fee/ GRE Rescheduling Fee: Candidates who must cancel or reschedule their GRE test dates are required to do so no later than four days before the test date or the GRE exam fee will be forfeited. Candidates would be required to pay $50 to reschedule their GRE test. Apart from this, candidates are charged $50 if they want to change a subject in the GRE Subject Test.

GRE Special Handling Requests

Candidates wanting to avail of additional services would be required to pay an extra fee for the same. Charges for special handling requests for services are mentioned below.

Special Handling Request GRE Exam Fees INR
Rescheduling fee ₹ 5,000
Changing test center ₹ 5,000
Changing your Subject Test ₹ 5,000
Additional score report ₹ 2,900
Score review ₹ 5,900
Score reinstatement ₹ 5,000
Returned payment ₹ 2,900

How to apply for GRE Accommodation?

GRE exam dates 2024 in India: ETS – the conducting body of the GRE exam is always striving to make the GRE test as accessible as possible. In their commitment to serving test takers with disabilities and health-related issues, ETS provides services and reasonable accommodations that are appropriate given the purpose of the test. Candidates needing assistance or any accommodation must submit their requests and have their accommodations approved by ETS Disability Services before their GRE Exam can be scheduled.

You will be required to send in your request with the required proof and the entire process could take around six weeks from the day of receiving your application. Hence, candidates are advised to apply for their accommodation as early as possible. And candidates can only book their GRE test slot after receiving confirmation that their accommodation has been granted.

GRE Test Takers Note

Here are a few important reminders for GRE test takers. 

  • GRE General Test is offered year-round at Prometric® test centres except on weekends and designated holidays. Candidates can check the official website for more information on the same.
  • ETS has recently launched the GRE test at Home provided candidates have the required system upgrades. Candidates can now appear for the GRE exam from the safety of their homes. 
  • To book your GRE Slot, candidates would be required to create an account with ETS - the conducting body of GRE and select their preferred test centre and exam day and go ahead with paying the GRE registration fee of US$228.
  • Candidates should always keep their application deadline in mind before booking their GRE test. Applicants should make sure that their scores reach the college/university before the deadline. Candidates should allow 10-15 days for their GRE score reports to reach their designated score recipients.
  • Candidates are eligible to take the GRE General Test once in 21 days and up to five time-continuous in a rolling 12-month period (365 days).

How to Register for GRE?

How to book your GRE Test Date: Candidates wanting to study abroad can check out the GRE Dates 2024 above. Here we are going to take about the GRE registration process for our candidates. Candidates are required to create an ETS account and follow the steps mentioned to successfully register for the test. Hence all candidates wanting to know the available GRE exam schedule are informed, that they can register for their GRE Test, the moment they feel prepared as GRE tests are held on all days of the month excluding weekends and designated holidays.

You can schedule your exam date online, through the mail, over the telephone, or through fax. We recommend you choose online registration as it assures the fastest guarantee of registration, which is on a first-come, first-served basis. Candidates are required to visit the official website of ETS - the conducting body of GRE to register for their GRE test. 

GRE Test at Home

The GRE General Test at home is available around the clock, seven days a week, with appointments available as early as 24 hours after you register. To be able to take the test at home, Candidates are simply required to meet the equipment and environment requirements prescribed by ETS – the conducting body of the GRE exam.

GRE Exam Eligibility

ETS - the conducting body of the GRE test has not prescribed any GRE age limit or GRE qualification required for candidates to appear for the GRE test. However, since GRE is an assessment test for admission to graduate courses, candidates are expected to have successfully completed their undergraduate programmes. Candidates should note that not all programmes and universities require candidates to have a GRE score for admission to their graduate programmes. Whether a candidate requires his GRE scores as part of the application process is entirely at the discretion of the university and the course he is pursuing.

Best preparation tips for GRE

A lot of students are confused and ask, How to study for the GRE? We are going to dive right in and discuss the best GRE study material for them. Study abroad expert, Rachael Brandt writes about the top 10 Tips and Tricks for the GRE.  For students to master the section-wise preparation for GRE, we have Subhajit Bandyopadhyay, Academics - Head (Emeritus) writing about the Section-wise Preparation Tips for GRE for our readers - a must-read.

GRE Scores

When selecting a test date, make sure you will receive your scores in time for the college application deadlines. GRE Scores are sent to your selected colleges and universities 10–15 days after the test date. You can take the GRE test again after 21 days of the exam date, and up to five times in a calendar year.

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GRE Exam Dates 2024 FAQs

Q. Where can I appear for my GRE exam?

A. Candidates can refer to the article above to understand the GRE dates for the current year. The GRE test is available on the days mentioned above at a GRE Test Centre. However, candidates looking to appear for their GRE exam from the safety of their home can appear for the exam on a day suitable to them.

Q. Are test centres operational given the current pandemic?

A. Given the current situation, a lot of the test centres are not functioning in full capacity. Candidates are advised to visit the official website of GRE and check out test centres that are operational and go ahead with the registration.

Q. Is the GRE test available at home?

A. Absolutely. Given the pandemic, the GRE test is available from the safety of your home. However, candidates would be required to have system requirements as mentioned by the official ETS website for the smooth functioning of the test.

Q. When should I apply for GRE?

A. One of the biggest advantages of the GRE exam is that it is not held on any particular day. Hence, candidates can schedule their GRE test when they are absolutely prepared for the same.

Q. How often is GRE offered?

A. As mentioned in the article above the GRE exam is available to test-takers multiple times in an academic year. Candidates are only required to book their GRE exam slot or appear for the GRE test once they are well versed with the study material.

Q. What is a bad GRE score?

A. There is no such thing as a bad GRE score. Every university would have its own GRE Score cut-off and students are required to achieve scores equal or higher than the set grade. Candidates should note that higher GRE scores would automatically increase their chances of securing a seat in the university and also make them a front runner for any scholarships being offered by the university. 

Q. Can I take GRE anytime?

A. If you are taking the GRE test from the safety of your home then you can appear for the GRE exam at your convenience. However, if you are opting to appear for the GRE at a designated test centre, then you would have to adhere to the test centre availability guidelines.

Q. Is the GRE test hard?

A. You should understand that the GRE test has been introduced to understand your academic prowess. Hence a candidate who has prepared for the GRE test should not consider the GRE as a tough exam.

Q. How much does GRE cost?

A. Indian nationals would be required to pay US $228 to register for the GRE test. Special requests such as late registrations and rescheduling come with an additional cost as is mentioned in the article above.

Q. How can I get a discount on the GRE registration fee?

A. The GRE test is very competitively priced hence, the ETS does not provide any discount on the GRE registration fee.

Q. When can I get my GRE test results?

A. Candidates can expect their results to be available online within 10-15 days from the test date.
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Rutul Kumar

3 months ago

Hi I am unable to book my GRE Physics Test in Ahmedabad, even though test centre are initially showing, but at the time of registration it is showing this error since last two months "No test centers found based on your search criteria. Change search criteria or enter a specific city location and tr

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Abhay kumar

2 months ago

go for GRE at home, only Arizona state university doesn't accept GRE at home except them every college in USA accept GRE at home

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Rutul Kumar

5 months ago

When should I apply for GRE Physics April Session in Ahmedabad, India?

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Hari

7 months ago

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Rahul Singha

3 months ago

Hello Hari. Kindly elaborate on your query for me to be able to assist you better.

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Rahul Singha

a year ago

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Akshat Mishra

a year ago

Hey Studyabroad.shiksha! The dates given for 2023 for gre 2023 are in Jan,Feb,Mar,Apr,May,June. What if I wish to appear in Sep-Oct? Will this be possible? Does ETS reveal new dates as the months pass by?

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Rahul Singha

a year ago

Hello Akshat. Yes, GRE dates for September to December have been updated on our GRE exam dates page: https://studyabroad.shiksha.com/exams/gre/important-dates Please feel free to go ahead with your GRE slot booking.