GRE 2024 Slot Booking: Check Available Dates & Time, and How to Book Exam Slot for GRE

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Raj Vimal

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Updated on Feb 21, 2024 16:28 IST

GRE Slot Booking 2024: Candidates looking to appear for the GRE General Test can take the exam from any one of the over 1,000 GRE test centers that have been set up across 160 countries or take the exam from home by opting for the GRE at Home Edition. The GRE General Test is open for registration on a continuous basis at authorized GRE test centers around the world. Candidates can take the GRE General Test once every 21 days, up to five times within any continuous rolling 12-month period (365 days) to reserve their GRE Exam Slot Booking 2024. The GRE General Test at home is available around the clock, 7 days a week, with appointments available as early as 24 hours after your registration.

GRE Slot Booking

Q:   How are the GRE slot booking and GRE Registration different?

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At the time of GRE registration, students create their profile and select the test type. At last students pay GRE registration fees to complete the process. On the other hand, students select test centre, preferred date and time in the slot booking process. Slot booking process comes after completing the registration process of Graduate Record Examinations.

 

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.

 

Q:   Which exam should I give first, IELTS/TOEFL or GRE?

A:

If you are an Indian student and proficient in English language then appear for GRE exam first and then IELTS or TOEFL exam. Now, if you find it difficult to communicate in English then try to prepare for TOEFL or IELTS exam first. This preparation will help you in verbal section of Graduate Record Examinations.

 

GRE Slot Booking - (step by step)

GRE Exam Slot Booking 2024: GRE slot booking requires candidates to register for their GRE exam, select their preferred GRE exam date, opt to choose between GRE at a test center or GRE at Home and go ahead with their GRE 2024 slot booking by paying the GRE exam fee of INR 22,550. Candidates are advised to go ahead with their GRE exam slot booking early to be able to get their desired GRE exam dates and GRE test centers most convenient to them.

While GRE test centers are working at full capacity keeping student safety in mind. However, the large number of students enrolling for GRE exams and going abroad can make it hard to get the desired GRE test dates/centers. Hence, early ETS GRE Exam 2024 slot booking is advisable. The full form of GRE is the Graduate Record Examination and is one of the most widely accepted tests for admission to thousands of graduate, business and law school programs worldwide. The ETS GRE Exam is held across major cities such as Ahmedabad, Allahabad, Bangalore, Kolkata, Chennai, Gurgaon, Hyderabad, Mumbai, New Delhi, and Trivandrum.

In this section, we are going to be talking about ways to reserve your GRE exam 2024 slot booking. Prospective GRE exam test takers are required to follow the below-mentioned steps to complete the ETS GRE slot booking process. When selecting a test date, make sure your scores will be reported in time for your application deadlines. Score reports are sent to your designated score recipients approximately 10–15 days after your test date. When choosing a test date, allow time for delivery of scores and processing by the institution. 

  • Create your ETS GRE Account: Aspirants looking to register for the GRE Exam are required to create an account on the official ETS GRE website, to begin with.
  • Select your Test Date/ Test Centre: After successfully registering yourself on the official website, candidates are required to select their most convenient test centre, their preferred test date for their exam and their preferred time slot for the GRE exam.
  • Pay your GRE Fees and Register: Candidates would be then required to pay their ETS GRE Exam fee using an internationally accepted Debit/ Credit Card. Candidates who are looking to book an ETS GRE slot for 2024 are required to have a valid passport and a Debit/ Credit Card to pay a registration fee of INR 22,550.

GRE Slot Booking

It is important for candidates to book their GRE slot well before time to avoid any last-minute hassle. Candidates should bear in mind that the information provided by the candidates should match their valid Indian passports. The name should match the name printed on the identification card. The testing authority can prohibit the aspirant from entering the test centre in case any discrepancy is found. Candidates are always advised to check the exam policies before going ahead with the GRE registration process.

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GRE at Home Test

GRE Exam Slot Booking 2024:  ETS - the conducting body of the GRE exam is leaving no stone unturned to make the GRE test as accessible as possible to students wanting to take to the GRE test to study abroad. Due to the ongoing pandemic, COVID-19, and localized lockdowns imposed, GRE test centres are functioning at reduced capacities or have been temporarily shut. Hence,  students who want to appear for their GRE exams are finding it difficult to appear for the GRE Exam. In response to the crisis, ETS has launched the GRE test at Home for locations where the computer-based format of the GRE Test was earlier available for the convenience of students wanting to study abroad. However, candidates need to make sure that they meet the system equipment requirements set by ETS for registration. Also read: GRE Sample/ Practice Papers

Q:   What is the difference between GRE at home and GRE test centre?

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The difference between a home test and GRE test center is mentioned in the table below.

GRE at Home

GRE Test Centre

You need to arrange the hardware and software required for the exam. Hardware like Computer/Laptop, Uninterrupted Internet Connection and more)

You’ll get all things here and you don’t need to arrange anything for your exam.

You can appear in the test with the home comfort. No need to travel.

You need to visit the center located in your the nearest city.

You need to sit at a separate place to avoid noise

The exam environment will help you stay focused.

Strict scrutinize in-person proctoring

There will be more than 10 students in a room under one on-site proctor.

 

Q:   Does UCM accept GRE?

A:

Candidates are required to have a graduate GPA of 3.0 or higher to be admitted to a graduate programme at UCM. Some graduate programs at UCM require candidates to submit standardized tests, such as the GRE or GMAT along with letters of recommendation, a statement of purpose and other materials.

 

Q:   Is GRE exam conducted only for the American universities?

A:

Yes, some top universities in Australia ask students to submit their Graduate Record Examinations score. Howeever, many educational institutes in Australia offer admission to international students without this score. GRE Score can help you in other ways such as getting scholarships and higher chances of getting admission in top universities.

How to Register for GRE 2024?

GRE Exam 2024 Slot Booking: There are multiple ways to register for GRE. Popular ways through which aspirants can register for GRE are online and over the phone. Apart from this, aspirants can also register through mail or even by fax. For booking a slot for the GRE test candidates would require a debit or credit card to pay the registration fee of INR 22,550 and a valid passport.

Ways to register for GRE

  • GRE Online Registration 2024
  • GRE Phone Registration 2024
  • GRE Mail Registration 2024
  • GRE Fax Registration 2024

How to register for the GRE online 2024?

Candidates are required to follow the below-mentioned steps to register for GRE via the online method. 

  • Candidates need to create an ETS account.
  • Select the type of GRE exam they want to take – the GRE General or GRE Subject Test.
  • Select the date when they want to appear for the GRE Exam and find the nearest test centre.
  • Give their academic details.
  • Proceed ahead and pay the GRE Exam fee of INR 22,550.

How to register for GRE over the Phone 2024?

Candidates can call the Regional Registration Center (RRC), which is ‘Prometric’ located in Gurgaon, Haryana. The phone number is 91-124-4147700. The call must be made at least two business days before your preferred test date. A confirmation number, reporting time, and the test centre address will be provided to you when you make the call for registration. You can make the payments online through JCB, MasterCard, American Express, Discover, or Visa credit or debit card. As mentioned, other methods of registering for your GRE Exam include mail and Fax.

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GRE Exam Dates & Test Centers 2024

GRE Slot Booking 2024: GRE Exam Dates availability is entirely based on the GRE Test Centres in India. Even during the GRE Registration process, they are required to select their GRE test centre and then go ahead with booking their GRE exam date and slot as per the availability of the GRE test centre nearest to them. Check out GRE test centre dates across top cities offering the GRE exam 2023:

GRE Dates 2023 for New Delhi

GRE 2023 Test Centers

Month

GRE Test Dates 2023

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

August 2023

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September 2023

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October 2023

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November 2023

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December 2023

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GRE Exam Dates 2023 for Bengaluru

GRE 2023 Test Centers

Month

GRE Exam Dates2023

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

August 2023

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September 2023

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October 2023

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November 2023

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December 2023

01, 04, 05, 06, 07, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 18, 19, 20, 21, 26, 27, 28.

GRE Dates 2023 for Pune

GRE Test Centers 2023

Month

GRE Test Dates 2023

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

August 2023

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September 2023

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October 2023

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November 2023

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December 2023

01, 04, 05, 06, 07, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 18, 19, 20, 21, 26, 27, 28.

GRE Exam Dates 2023 for Chennai 

GRE Test Centers 2023

Month

GRE Exam Dates 2023

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

August 2023

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September 2023

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October 2023

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November 2023

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December 2023

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GRE Exam Dates 2023 for Mumbai

GRE Exam 2023 Test Centers

Month

GRE Test Dates 2023

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

August 2023

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September 2023

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October 2023

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November 2023

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December 2023

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GRE Exam Pattern

GRE 2024 Slot Booking: Now that the candidate's GRE exam slot booking is complete, let us familiarize the test taker with the latest GRE exam syllabus. The GRE exam pattern is made up of three sections, namely, Analytical Writing, Verbal Reasoning, and Quantitative Reasoning. The Analytical Writing section will always be the first, whereas, the Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and unscored sections may appear in any order. Along with the time duration difference, the pattern also differs for paper-based and online exams. Candidates looking to appear for the paper-based format of the GRE Exam can visit the official website for the same. 

The GRE test pattern consists of the following GRE sections

  • GRE Analytical Writing
  • GRE Verbal Reasoning
  • GRE Quantitative Reasoning

GRE Exam Pattern 2023

GRE Sections GRE Exam Pattern
GRE Analytical Writing

1 section, 1 essay task

30 minutes

GRE Quantitative Reasoning

2 sections, 27 questions total

47 minutes

GRE Verbal Reasoning

2 sections, 27 questions total

41 minutes

Total GRE Duration 1 hour 58 minutes

GRE 2023 Preparation Tips

Prepare for GRE: GRE slot booking complete? Let us take a look at the top GRE preparation tips for 2023. If money is a consideration and one is quite confident of being able to prepare well without supervision, then self-study may be the better option to prepare for GRE. You could save money on personal tuition and classes, but you need to keep in mind other factors too. To be able to study on your own effectively, you need a few good books and resources for GRE, along with motivation and self-discipline. Candidates can also check out our customized 4-week GRE Preparation plan to better their GRE Exam performance.

Strategy for preparing for GRE

GRE preparation strategy: Candidates looking to prepare for their GRE exam can check out our detailed preparation guide on the various sections of the GRE. exam Candidates can also benefit from downloadable sample GRE questions for the benefit of the test taker.

When to start preparing for GRE? 

GRE prep tips: Analytical Writing

GRE prep tips: Quantitative section

GRE prep tips: Verbal Reasoning section

GRE Slot Booking 2024 FAQs

Q. How to book a slot for the GRE exam?

A. Candidates looking to appear for the GRE exam are required to follow the steps mentioned here to book their ETS GRE slot. Visit the official GRE website – create/log in to your GRE Account – fill out your profile – opt for the GRE at Home/GRE Test Centre option – select the GRE Test Date you wish to appear for the GRE exam – select the available GRE Test Centre that is convenient to your location – pick the time slot for the GRE exam – pay your GRE exam fee of US $213 and your GRE slot booking is complete.

Q. Are GRE slots available?

A. Candidates are advised to complete their GRE slot booking early. In this way, they would be able to select their preferred date, test centre and time of taking the exam as per their wish. GRE slots could be filling up fast during the early days of the intake season, leaving test takers with a more limited number of test dates/test centres to choose from. 

Q. What is the right time to book a GRE slot?

A. From the student’s point of view, the right time to book your GRE slot would be when you have prepared for your GRE exam and are confident of achieving well above the required GRE scores for admission. From an admission point of view, experts suggest that the right time to book your GRE slot would be two months prior to your first university admission deadline. This would leave you enough time to re-take the GRE exam in case you need to better your GRE scores.

Q. What is the cost of the GRE exam in India?

A. Indian students wanting to appear for the GRE exam would have to pay US $228 to register for the GRE exam. The GRE Exam fee in Indian rupees is ₹18,863.31INR. (USD 1 = 82.73INR)

Q. What is the total duration of the GRE exam?

A. The total duration of the GRE General Test is 3 hours and 45 minutes. While the duration of the GRE Subject Test is 2 hours and 50 minutes.

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Rutul Kumar

a month ago

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3 months ago

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Rahul Singha

6 days ago

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Rahul Singha

11 months 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

11 months 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.

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Navneet Kaur

a year ago

Hie, there.I want to Crack the exam of gre for once so that I can commence my application procedure.I donot want to give the exam twice.I want to know the qualifying mark for the gre ?? I need admission in the university, if I have given the gre exam or attempted it.

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Rahul Singha

a year ago

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