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How to register for the GRE® test?

1) Candidates can book their slot for the GRE® test on the internet itself. The website address is or

The website will have instructions on how to proceed and on how to pay.

Here are a few things to keep in mind:

* You must be ready with one test date and also another, backup date in case a slot is unavailable on the date of your choice.
* You will need a valid international MasterCard or Visa card number and its expiry date.
* If you do not possess any of these cards you can borrow someone else's card.

Before you finish registration do not forget to verify

* The date of the test
* Exact time of your alloted slot
* Your test confirmation number
* Your ID number (required for future queries, if any)

You will receive an email confirmation of your booking as well. While it is not obligatory, one can carry this information to the test centre on the day of the exam. It is sufficient if you note your test confirmation number and ID number to the test centre.

According to ETS, there are several "preferred forms of payments"

# Credit card
VISA, Master Card, or American Express (Discover and JCB cards may also be used for services ordered directly from ETS - GRE® test).
# Money order / certified check
# U.S. postal Money order
# International Money order
# UNESCO Coupons

Fees as per ETS: -$160.00 for the GRE® test. Please visit for the latest updates on the fees.

Test Centres in India with Code

Ahmedabad - 8902,Allahabad- 8903,Bangalore - 8904,Kolkata -8906,
Hyderabad- 8908
,Chennai - 8909,Mumbai -8921,New Delhi -8913

If you do not desire to schedule an appointment online, you can request an International Test Scheduling form by sending a letter or fax to
160-A, Seinor Plaza,
3rd Floor,
Gautam Nagar,
Yusuf Sarai, Behind Indian Oil Building,
New Delhi - 110049.

The fax numbers are +91-11-26529741 / 26523266.

After filling up the form you may mail, courier or fax the completed form by following the instructions given in it. After ETS receives your draft and filled-in form, you will be allotted a test date, time slot, location, test Confirmation number and ID number.

For additional information ask for the GRE® test information and Registration Bulletin from ETS.

How to register for theTOEFL® test?

one should create his own profile ,to book slot for TOEFL test
The above link will Guide you how to book TOEFL slot with screenshots.
To create a new profile click the below link:

The TOEFL® test Fees = $150 in India. (Please visit for the latest update on fees)

Regional Registration Center in India

Prometric, Senior plaza, 3rd floor,160-A, Gautam Nagar,
Yusuf Sarai: behind Indian Oil Building,
New Delhi 110049.
Registration Phone: - 91-11-26511649/26531442

Fax :- 91-11-26529741/26523266

Preferred forms of payment by ETS

  • Credit card
  • CBT: VISA, Master Card, or American Express, JCB, or Discover
  • CBT Voucher
  • Money order
  • International money order
  • Authorization Voucher
  • Bank Draft (internationally)
  • UNESCO coupons (internationally)
*GRE®, GRADUATE RECORD EXAMINATIONS® and TOEFL® are registered trademarks of Educational Testing Service(ETS). TEST OF ENGLISH AS A FOREIGN LANGUAGE® is a trademark of ETS. This website is neither endorsed nor approved by ETS.

Test Dates:
For latest test dates, contact the nearest BRITISH COUNCIL office or visit The Listening, Reading and Writing Modules are conducted on the same day as the test date, but the Speaking Module is conducted on any date between the period starting from seven days before to seven days after the examination date for the other three modules. This is at the discretion of the test centre, subject to the availability of slots.

Result will be updated in your created profile within 15working days and the score card will be issued within 1month from the date of the exam.

The test can be taken up to a maximum of four times in a year, as there must be a gap of at least 90 days between the two tests. The test is a PBT (Paper Based Test) but some selected centres offer CBT (Computer Based Test) on request of the candidate.

How to Apply for IELTS:

The IELTS application form can be procured free of cost from the British Council. This, along with the necessary documents (as prescribed in the application form), needs to be submitted to the nearest British Council, along with a Demand Draft of Rs.5, 250 (Rupees five thousand two hundred and fifty only) in the name of "British Council Division" payable at British Council, Chennai (for South-India region).

The D.D. should be payable at British Council,
New Delhi - for North India
Mumbai - for West India
Chennai - for South India
Kolkata - for East India

The application form should be submitted at least 5 weeks before the examination date (as chosen by the candidate) or as per the slot-availability at the test centre where the candidate is interested in taking up the test.


The results reach the candidates two weeks after the test by post. In case a candidate needs to obtain the results within a week, the candidate needs to pay an extra amount, as mentioned in the application form.

Validity of Scores:

The Band score obtained is valid up to two years. While obtaining admission to an educational institute, the latest IELTS score is considered.

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