Are you thinking of studying overseas?
Before enrolling into a college or university abroad, the first step is to sit for a standardized entrance test. SAT, GMAT, GRE are entrance tests that are internationally recognized to apply for schools abroad. SAT is the admission tests for undergraduate programs, while GMAT or GRE is the test to gain entry to graduate programs. These tests are generally to access your competency in writing, analytical or knowledge in certain areas.
SAT stands for Scholastic Aptitude Tests or the Scholastic Assessment Tests. The SAT is the biggest standardized college admission test and is an important requirement for college application in the United States.
SAT is owned by a non-profit private organization in the United States called the College Board. The SAT measures a candidate’s skills in three areas, mainly on Critical Reading, Math and Writing. It tests the candidate’s command of English language in reading and writing, along with logical reasoning skills in mathematics. The SAT is offered seven times annually for entry to undergraduate programs in most America universities.
In Critical Reading section, candidates will test on their comprehension of texts such as literary themes, physical sciences, social sciences and humanities.
In Math section, candidates will be tested based on their understanding in different areas of Mathematics such as complex equations or function, linear equations and ratios, percentages and proportional reasoning. Calculators are only allowed to use on the certain part of the math section.
In Writing section, candidates will be asked to choose the most appropriate word to replace an existing word in a sentence.
Why do you need SAT tuition
The difference between engaging a private SAT tutor vs. going for SAT prep course is that private tutors allows flexibility in tailoring lessons according to your requirements and preferred location, day and timings. Our SAT tutor is able to focus on the student’s academic strengths and weaknesses and be able to cater different teaching methods to better prepare the students for the SAT.
At Tutor City, we usually provide tutors who had taken SAT so that they are experience in directing the students to aim for higher scores. Our SAT tutor will watch out for the updated changes in the overall SAT scoring and will adjust accordingly in their teachings.
GMAT stands for Graduate Management Admission Test. It is one of the most important tests for candidates who aim to pursue a Masters degree in business (MBA).
GMAT is registered with the Graduate Management Admission Council, and is an entrance test for graduate management programs. This computer-adaptive standardized test will access students’ knowledge for advanced study in business and management. It also evaluates candidate’s analytical writing and problem solving abilities. Mainly it consists of four sections: Analytical Writing Assessment, Quantitative Section, Integrated Reasoning Section and Verbal Section. GMAT is offered multiple times a year.
The Analytical Writing Assessment section (AWA) comprises of analysis of argument. Candidates have to write an assessment of the argument through analyzing of the reasoning of that argument.
Quantitative section composes of problem solving and data sufficiency. The aim of this section is to access the ability to solve quantitative problem and to reason quantitatively.
Integrated Reasoning section includes table analysis, graphics interpretation, multi-source reasoning and two-part analysis. The intent is to test the candidates on their capabilities to evaluate data given in multiple formats from multiple sources.
Verbal section of the GMAT measure the candidate’s ability to analyze information as well as communication and reasoning skills, which are categorized under reading comprehension, sentence correction and critical reasoning.
To register to GMAT exam date
To begin with, you have to register at www.mba.com to reserve a GMAT exam date. There are two test centers in Singapore: The NTUC Learning Hub Pte Ltd and Pearson Professional Center Singapore.
Why do you need GMAT tuition
GMAT scores is used as a gauge to determine the suitability of the candidates when they apply for graduate business schools. The adaptive method of generating questions in the GMAT is able to distinguish the best candidates from the good ones, making it to be very competitive.
Not to worry! Tutor City is able to help you! We have a pool of experience GMAT tutors who are expert in assisting you to obtain the skills and techniques to prepare you for the challenge ahead. Our GMAT tutor is able to provide 1-to-1 private tuition at your convenience, where you can select your preferred schedule and location.
GRE stands for Graduate Record Examination. It is an admission exam for graduate programs for applicants who are interested in getting a master’s and doctoral degree programs.
GRE is owned by Educational Testing Service (ETS). It is a computer based and paper based standardized test which is offered multiple times yearly. GRE consists of Analytical Writing section, two Verbal Reasoning sections, two Quantitative Reasoning section, and either Experimental or Research section.
Why do you need GRE tuition
GRE is different from GMAT. The GRE scores are essential for admission to many of the graduate schools in the United States, regardless of the graduate’s field of specialization. It is known to be more difficult than GMAT.
Tutor City has highly experienced and committed GRE tutors that strive to help in achieving your desired result. Our qualified GRE tutors are able to offer practical tips and guide you through to ascertain that you will be well equipped for the examination. Our home tutor can accommodate to your preferred day, time and location so that you can save more time to prepare for GRE.
Why choose Tutor City for SAT, GMAT, GRE tuition?
Be it SAT, GMAT or GRE tuition, Tutor City will be able to assist you!
At Tutor City, our dedicated and qualified SAT, GMAT and GRE tutors not only can identify your academic strengths and weaknesses, they are there to maximize your strength and address to your weakness. For instance, as there are time-constraint to complete each section of the tests, our tutors will aid in calculating the time required and allocate time needed for different sections of the tests. In addition, our skilled tutors will also better prepare you for the verbal section by practicing with you and provide you the best answers.
Before taking the test, it is significantly important to be well-equipped in order to achieve high scores. As you are competing with applicants from a wide range of educational and cultural backgrounds, it is advisable to be familiarize with the subjects, understand the question formats, clear your doubts and confusions, so that you will be well-prepared with the knowledge required to do well for the exams.
Engage a private tutor today to help you in your preparations.