What is the test about?
A general test of verbal and quantitative reasoning accepted for U. S. college admissions. The test is required for admission to undergraduate programs of most US universities.
*In INDIA, test held only in Bangalore, Calcutta, Cochin, Chennai, Hyderabad, Kodaikanal, Mumbai, Mussoorie, New Delhi, and Pune.
Who is eligible?
Anyone and everyone interested is eligible for taking the SAT. The SAT test scores are valid for Five years, i.e., most universities accept scores up to five years old.
What are the test syllabus, duration and format?
SAT-I: Subject Tests
Verbal >> Sentence Completion (10 questions) >> Analogy Questions (13 questions) >> Critical Reading (12 questions) >> Total (35 questions) >> Timing (30 minutes)
Verbal >> Sentence Completion (9 questions) >> Analogy Questions (6 questions) >> Critical Reading (15 questions) >> Total (30 questions) >> Timing (30 minutes)
Verbal >> Critical reading questions on paired passages >> Total (13 questions) >> Timing (15 minutes)
Mathematics >> Multiple Choice (25 questions) >> Total (25 questions) >> Timing (30 minutes)
Mathematics >> Quantitative Comparisons (15 questions) >> Student-produced-response Questions >> (10 questions) >> Total (25 questions) >> Timing (30 minutes)
Mathematics >> Multiple Choice Questions (10 questions) >> Total (10 questions) >> Timing (15 minutes)
Experimental >> Either verbal or Mathematics section >> Total questions (varies) >> Timing (30 minutes)
Total >> 138 + Questions >> 3 hours Time
SAT-II: Subject Tests
Writing, Literature, American History and Social Studies, World History, Math IC, Math IIC, Biology, Biology E/M, Chemistry, Physics, Chinese Listening, French Reading, French Listening, German Reading, German Listening, Modern Hebrew, Italian, Japanese Listening, Korean Listening, Latin, Spanish Listening, Spanish Reading, English Language Proficiency
Key dates for application and registration
Who conducts the test?
Which colleges/institutes accept the test?
The College Board
250 Vesey Street
New York, NY 10281