Mahal Resources on Education in the UK

Entrance Examinations in the UK

Colleges and Universities in United Kingdom have diverse requirements relative to entrance exams. Typically, no entrance exams are required for undergraduate programs (bachelor's degree programs), except that foreign are often required their English language proficiency through TOEFL. Depending on the school and programs, GRE and GMAT may be applicable for graduate programs (master's and doctoral degree programs).

Test Of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL)
Many colleges require foreign students to take TOEFL as a part of admissions requirements. The test is designed to test the English language proficiency. The test is administered in over 180 countries. You can obtain more information from TOEFL.

Graduate Record Exam (GRE)
GRE is designed to test the preparation of a prospective student for entering a graduate program (master's or doctoral degree program). In addition to the General Test, GRE also offers Subject Tests and the Writing Assessment Test. Admissions requirements at your school of interest will dictate if you need one or more of these tests.

General Management Aptitude Test (GMAT)
GMAT is typically required for admission into advanced study programs in business and management (such as MBA). GMAT measures general verbal, mathematical and analytical writing skills. You can obtain more information on GMAT.



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