IELTS stands for International English Language Testing System. It assesses the English language skills of candidates who want to study, work or migrate to English speaking countries.
The Scholastic Aptitude Test, or SAT, is a key component of the admission procedure of many colleges across the globe. Many colleges and universities refer to the SAT scores of students to make decisions regarding admissions. The SAT helps gauge whether a student is ready for college and it also provides colleges and universities with one common barometer to compare the applicants.
The Graduate Record Examination, or GRE, is a standardized exam used to measure a student’s aptitude for abstract thinking in the areas of analytical writing, mathematics, and vocabulary. Students who want to pursue further studies in the United States and Canada have to bear in mind that a majority of the graduate schools take into account the GRE score to determine whether an applicant is eligible for the course that which they have applied.
The Graduate Management Admission Test, or GMAT, is an important element when applying for admissions to a business school. The GMAT is a multiple-choice, computer-based and computer-adaptive standardized exam. It is often required for admission to graduate business programs (MBA) globally.
PTE Academic is English language proficiency test, so it is an English language requirement for colleges and universities in English speaking countries.