GRE Subject Test

Subject Tests of GRE are meant to test your knlowledge and skill level in a particular subject area. These subject tests are emphasized by undergraduate preograms.

Not every graduate program asks you for a Subject Test. So make sure that the program which you have choosen asks you to take the desired Subject Test of GRE.

Many a times if you are opting for a program outside your undergraduate major subject then you may need to take corresponding test.

The Subject Test of GRE is available only in the paper-and-pencil version. Students planning to take Subject test are advised to do so during the month of November. To appear for such a test the student has to register himself 6 weeks before the exam date.

It would be another 6 weeks before the Subject test results are made available. The advantage of appearing for the Subject test in November is that the scores will be available to the student before the deadline of the admission dates.

By appearing for the testing November the student has the option of re-taking the tests in December and April in case of bad performance or to improve scores.

Eight different tests are available.

  • GRE Biochemistry, Cell and Molecular Biology Subject Test
  • GRE Biology Subject Test
  • GRE Chemistry Subject Test
  • GRE Computer Science Subject Test
  • GRE Literature in English Subject Test
  • GRE Mathematics Subject Test
  • GRE Physics Subject Test
  • GRE Psychology Subject Test