SAT II: - Subject Tests are 1 hour tests, primarily several choice, in specific topics that measure students understanding of these subjects and their capability to apply the understanding, tests offered consist of writing, literature, Mathematics Level IC, Math Level IIC, Biology, Chemistry, Physics, United States History and International Studies, World History, French (reading through only) German (reading just), Modern Hebrew, Italian language, Latin, Spanish (reading through only) and language Tests with Listening in German, The spanish language, Japanese, French as well as Chinese.
ACT Evaluation Program
The ACT Assessment Instrument includes four Academic assessments, taken under timed problems, and a college student Profile Section as well as Interest Inventory, completed when students sign up for the ACT. The program is a thorough data collection, processing and reporting service made to assist in academic and carrier preparing by students, higher schools and publish secondary institutions.
TOFEL (Test of English as a foreign language)
There are 3 sections in the exam. 1) Listening comprehension 2) Structure written Expressions 3) Vocabulary and Reading Comprehensions. The most important section is the Listening comprehension. It involves listening to taped conversations and the ability to understand is tested.
TOEFL centers are there in almost all the main cities in India. The test is conducted almost every month or alternate months.
GRE (Graduate Record Examinations)
GRE has 2 main sections. One is the General test and the other is the Subject Test. Subject Test is to be written by only those who wish to go for Research or doctoral Programme.
The general test is a 3 1/2 hour test with 7 sections of objective questions. These sections include 2 sections each of verbal ability, analytical ability and quantitative ability and a 7th section which can be one among the above, not known till the time of the exam.
The subject test is a 2 hour 50 minutes test. Subject tests can be written in 17 subjects.
The application forms for TOEFL and GRE Exams in India can be obtained from
Institute of Psychological and Educational Measurement (IPEM),
119/25-A, Mahatma Gandhi Marg, Allahabad, UP-211001.
website : www.ipem.org
GMAT (Graduate Management Admission Test)
GMAT is the admission test for a Master's Degree in Business administration. This is a 3 1/2 hours test with 7 sections of verbal and quantitative ability. For application forms and registration you should contact in the following address.
Graduate Management Admission Test,
Educational Testing Service
PO. Box 6103
Princeton, NJ 08541-6103
There are also other admission tests like MCAT for medicine and LSAT for law.