Originally Posted by Jahanzaibkalyani
by good preparation and analyse yourself in which categories of test you are weak......lik english, Math, Analytical..........I have got 49 in my 1st attempt...at that time i think analytical is the major portion in which i am much weak......than i started preparing it and got 65 marks and improved analytical portion form 15 marks to 30 Marks....than i think that i am weak in Maths and i was standing at 18 marks in maths.......I have prepared math from different GRE books and also downloaded some topics from Youtube in which i think i was weak......and in the last attempted test i have got 76 total and in math portion i have got 29/30
i have got this much score by self study not got any tuition from any academy or person.
Aoa. well... i've have made dis account especially to seek guidance frm u. first ov all congrats on ur success
i ws searching how to improve gat gen score.. and i found ur thread. it ws informative; youtube links for mathematics...
now moving bk to myself, i've done m.phil in microbiology frm quaid-i-azam university. my research ws on viral DNA Methylation. and recently did ielts, i got listening 8.0, reading 7.5, writing 7, speaking 7, over all 7.5 ( i cud hv done better in writting n speaking, bt it ws my 1st try) so my first question is, wud it help in any way in availing foreign ph.d scholarship?
secondly, i did gat subject, and literally i hvnt studied a single word prior exam. so i got 62 marks only... now i m taking gat sub on may 19th-2013 to improve my score by actually studying..
so my question is, how much score shud i aim for...? and do other countries consider gat general n subject equivalent to gre sub n gen?
lastly, i got 56 score in gat gen, in first attempt....
and i m in desperate need to improve it... i'll be taking test in july... so how shud i improve it...? i mean i got ur youtube links for mathematics... i hv already got nts book (author:muhammed idrees), and i got it dat i hv to get barron's gmat for improving maths, i hvnt practiced since 10th grade. wot else...? wot am i missing...? any key point or crucial advice... and how to manage time in gat gen exam...? and on wot score shud i be satisfied... dat okay! at least i m done wid gat gen, i shud move to da next step... u hv got it na, wotevr i meant...?
and also plz if u wud recommend how to follow foreign scholarships...
thnx n jazak Allah in advance.