What is on the GMAT?

Subjects covered: General verbal, mathematical and integrated reasoning

Type of Test: Computer Adaptive Test (CAT)

Time 30 minutes
Format Essay
Question Types Analysis of an Argument
Time 30 minutes
Format 12 Multiple-choice questions
Question Types
  • Graphics Interpretation
  • Two-Part Analysis
  • Table Analysis
  • Multi-Source Reasoning
Time 62 minutes
Format 31 Multiple-choice questions
Question Types
  • Problem Solving
  • Data Sufficiency
Time 65 minutes
Format 36 Multiple-choice questions
Question Types
  • Reading Comprehension
  • Sentence Correction
  • Critical Reasoning

The GMAT timing is due to change as of 16th April 2018, this will decrease the exam timing by 30 minutes, meaning the total exam time will now be 3 and a half hours long. The Verbal and Quant sections will be slightly shorter with fewer questions. Whereas, the Analytical Writing and Integrated Reasoning sections will not be affected, and the scoring will take the same format.