GMAT New Exam FormatGraduate Management Admission Council is coming with the nwe format which will be applicable from June 2012.
After the 17 Years GMAT is changing its format of examination.
Th new section, Integrated Reasoning will be added in coming format.
It will have four basic formats. Graphic interpretation will be a multiple-choice question based on images. Multiple-source reasoning will have questions from the same data. Table analysis will be based on tables which can be sorted in various ways. Also, for the first time, GMAT will provide candidates an on-screen calculator. This will be only for the fourth format called two-part analysis.
The new section will be for 30 minutes and consist of 12 questions. But, the time for the exam will be 3 hours, 30 minutes.
The new section will be incorporated by dropping an essay from the analytical writing assessment. So far, students had to write an essay and analyse an argument. The latter has been retained.
The length of the two other sections will be verbal and quantitative section.