## Writing a strong AWA Argument Essay

The AWA argument essay is a mandatory component of both the GMAT and GRE exams. The AWA argument essay is not necessarily considered a selection criteria for admission; yet, a low score can negatively affect your chances of getting into a good program. The key is to get an ‘above average’ score, without letting the…

## 5 Ways to improve accuracy in Quant Sections

Most of us perceive that the quant sections in SAT, GMAT or GRE are simple. Yet, not many achieve a high level of accuracy in quant sections of these tests. Even-though these tests evaluate you on basic concepts of mathematics and many questions seem straightforward to most students taking the test, an accuracy of even…

## GRE EXAM DATES IN INDIA

GRE Exam dates in India are scattered throughout the year. In fact the GRE is conducted year-round worldwide in about 160 Countries and over 1100 locations. In India the GRE Test is conducted in almost all major cities. Appointment for taking the GRE test and seat allocation is based on first come first serve basis…

## How to increase your motivation to learn

One of the biggest reasons people decide to stop preparing for a test or examination is they lose their motivation to learn and that they stop finding the learning experience enjoyable. To make learning enjoyable, it definitely helps if motivation is more intrinsic (curiosity, search for solutions to a problem etc..) than extrinsic (career growth, bonus,…

## Retaking the GRE ? Here are 5 things you should know.

In this post we will discuss some of the things that are a ‘MUST do’ before retaking the GRE. This post assumes that you’ve taken the GRE before at least once and that you plan to retake it because you felt that your score did not reflect your actual potential. If you’re going to take…

## Problem Solving Question : answer option strategies

On GMAT and GRE, the problem solving question can get quite tricky. They could trap you putting you on a loop of time-wasting calculations, or sending you on a spiral with the increasingly complicated computation steps. To avoid these traps, it is essential to use a strategic approach to solve these tricky problem solving question…

## Masters in Mechanical Engineering Specializations

Mechanical engineering is one of the most diverse engineering disciplines & often students who opt to pursue a Masters in Mechanical engineering in USA or Germany or any other country are faced with a dilemma while picking a specialization. It is important to know the options available in this exciting field and pick the right…

## 10 Tricky GRE words that aren’t what they seem!

GRE vocabulary is filled with tricky GRE words. Especially troublesome are the ones that seem familiar to you but have a secondary meaning you are not aware of, or has a definition that is quite contrary to what you might imagine it means. In this article let’s explore some of these often-tested tricky GRE words…

## GRE Word Themes : Our Solar System!

Let’s face it: GRE vocabulary can be terrifying! You need to learn words you’ve never heard of before and the process of learning words can be quite painful and boring! This is why it’s important to learn words in a way that is both meaningful and fun. Etymology is a great way of doing this…