Making you into an A grader
It is very difficult to study in any abroad countries if you are not comfortable with the formal spoken language of the host country. As the majority of nations speak English, they expect you to do the same, which will determine your seriousness towards your education and career. Moreover, hosts will be more friendly and receptive to your request for assistance if you can converse in their language. Even recruiters will be more interested in your CV if you are proficient in reading, writing and speaking in English, which proves your eligibility to work at the global market.HGG encourages all study abroad aspirants to improve their ability to speak in English.
HGG Provides professional, personalised, as well as group coaching for the entire Qualifying tests required for study abroad.
• IELTS - International English Language Testing System
We work closely with the British Council for providing all the information and material for IELTS examination www.ielts.org. The student can take the coaching in a group or one to one depending upon his/her needs. In case of personalized coaching the modules are formulated according to the need of the student and the timing of the class can also be fixed upon the convenience of the student. Results are valid for two years after the test date and you can take the test any number of times you want.
Harjai Global Gurukul has provision for a basic test to be taken by the student which indicates the level of English of the student and accordingly the modules are formulated .The student may start with the basic English course and then progress to actual IELTS coaching.
Format Task Duration
Listening You will listen to four recordings of native English speakers and then write your answers to a series of questions. 30 minutes
Reading The Reading component consists of 40 questions, designed to test a wide range of reading skills. 60 minutes
Academic Writing Two tasks each in Academic Test and General Training 60 minutes
Speaking The speaking component assesses your use of spoken English. Every test is recorded. 14 minutes
• The Listening, Reading and Writing components are completed on the same day, with no breaks.
• The Speaking component can be completed up to a week before or after the other tests.
• The total test time is 2 hours and 45 minutes.
• TOEFL: Test of English Academic
One of the two major tests in the world, TOEFL(Test of English Academic) is a standardised test to measure the English language ability of non-native speakers wishing to enrol in English-speaking universities. It is a trademark of Educational Testing Service (ETS) which design and regulate the tests. The TOEFL score requirements depend from institution to institution but the total TOEFL test score is between 0–120. Results are valid for two years after the test date and you can take the test any number of times you want. TOEFL test scores are posted online within 2-weeks of the test date.
• STRUCTURE OF TOEFL
• Internet-based test
Parts Description Approximate time
Reading 3–5 passages, each containing 12–14 questions 60–80 minutes
Listening 6–9 passages, each containing 5–6 questions 60–90 minutes
Break Mandatory break 10 minutes
Speaking 6 tasks 20 minutes
Writing 2 tasks 50 minutes
• Paper-based Test
Parts Format Duration
Listening Part-1: 30 questions about short conversations
Part-2: 8 questions about longer conversations
Part-3: 12 questions about lectures or talks 30 – 40 minutes
Structure and Written Expression Part-1: 15 exercises of completing sentences
Part-2: 25 exercises of identifying errors 25 minutes
Reading Comprehension 50 questions about reading passages 55 minutes
Writing One essay question of approx. 250–300 words 30 minutes
• HGG provides expert TOEFL coaching through disciplined classes conducted by highly experienced faculties. We help you to obtain eligible TOEFL score to get admission in your preferred international education institution abroad.
• GMAT : Graduate Management Admission Test
The GMAT (Graduate Management Admission Test) is a 3½-hour (4 hours with breaks) standardized exam designed to predict how test takers will perform academically in graduate management programs such as MBA programs. GMAT scores are used by graduate business schools to make admission decisions. The GMAT exam has four sections– Analytical Writing Assessment, Integrated Reasoning, Quantitative, and Verbal. The maximum scaled score for the test is 800: verbal and quantitative sections are each worth 800 points. The final score is an average of these two scores.
Section Duration in minutes Number of questions
Analytical writing assessment 30 1 essay
Integrated reasoning 30 12
Quantitative 75 37
Verbal 75 41
Score can be cancelled either immediately after the GMAT exam or within 72 hours of the exam.
HGG provides expert GMAT coaching services through disciplined classes conducted by highly experienced faculty . We help you to obtain an eligible GMAT score to get admission in your preferred international education University Abroad.
• GRE : Graduate Record Exam
The GRE test (Graduate Record Exam) is the standardized test used to gain admission in various graduate schools or business graduate schools in various English speaking countries, especially the United States. The GRE General Test is offered as a computer-based exam administered at Prometric testing centres throughout the country. GRE has three sections: Verbal Reasoning; Quantitative Reasoning and Analytical Writing. Calculators are allowed. Total test time is 3-hours, not including the research section.
Structure of the Computer-delivered GRE General Test
Section Number of Questions Time
Analytical Writing (One section with two separately timed tasks) • One "Analyse an Issue" task
• One "Analyse an Argument" task 30 minutes per task
Verbal Reasoning (Two sections) 20 questions per section 30 minutes per section
Quantitative Reasoning (Two sections) 20 questions per section 35 minutes per section
Unscored or Research Section* Varies Varies
*An unidentified unscored section may be included and may appear in any order after the Analytical Writing section. Additionally, an identified research section that is not scored may be included in place of the unscored section, and it is always at the end of the test.
Structure of the Paper-delivered GRE General Test
Section Number of Questions Time
Analytical Writing(Two sections) • Section 1: "Analyse an Issue" task
• Section 2: "Analyse an Argument" task 30 minutes per section
Verbal Reasoning (Two sections) 25 questions per section 35 minutes per section
Quantitative Reasoning (Two sections) 25 questions per section 40 minutes per section
HGG provides expert GRE coaching in writing / verbal and Quant (Maths) in a way customised to your needs through disciplined classes conducted by highly experienced faculty. We ensure your eligible GRE score to get enrolled in your preferred international education institution abroad.
• SAT : Scholastic Assessment Test
SAT (Scholastic Assessment Test) is widely used to enrol in the universities of the United States of America. It takes 3 hours to complete and 50 more minutes for SAT with essay. Possible scores on the SAT range from 400 to 1600, combining test results from two 800-point sections: Mathematics and Critical reading and Writing. The test is designed to measure critical thinking and analytical skills. The new SAT has an optional, 50-minute essay component that will be given at the end of the SAT. Postsecondary institutions will determine whether they will require the Essay for admission.
Part Format Duration
EVIDENCE-BASED READING & WRITING Reading - 52 standard multiple-choice
Writing - 44 standard multiple-choice 100 minutes Reading
One 65-minute section Writing
One 35-minute section
MATHEMATICS 45 standard multiple-choice
13 student-produced response 80 minutes
One 25-minute section (no calculator)
One 55-minute section (calculator allowed)
ESSAY (OPTIONAL) 1 evidence-based essay 50 minutes
One 50-minute essay
1. The SAT is a 3 hour 50 minute exam (including an optional essay which takes 50 minutes)
2. Test consist of four sections: Reading, Writing, Maths (with calculator& with no calculator), and Essay (optional)
3. Each section scored out of 800, are combined to create a composite score for a maximum possible score of 1600.
4. College Board does not deduct any points for an incorrect question.
HGG provides expert SAT coaching through disciplined classes conducted by highly experienced faculties. We help you to obtain eligible SAT score to get admission in your preferred international education University abroad.
• ACT : American College Testing
ACT (American College Testing) is widely used to enrol in the universities of the United States of America.
The required portion of the ACT is divided into four multiple choice subject tests: English, mathematics, reading, and science reasoning. Subject test scores range from 1 to 36; all scores are integers. The English, mathematics, and reading tests also have subscores ranging from 1 to 18 (the subject score is not the sum of the subscores). In addition, students taking the optional writing test receive a writing score ranging from 2 to 12 (this is a change from the previous 1–36 score range); the writing score does not affect the composite score. The ACT has eliminated the combined English/writing score and has added two new combined scores: ELA (an average of the English, Reading, and Writing scores) and STEM (an average of the Math and Science scores). These changes for the writing,
ction Number of questions Time (minutes) Score Range Average score (2018) College Readiness Benchmark Content
English 75 45 1–36 20.2 18 Usage/mechanics and rhetorical skills
Mathematics 60 60 1–36 20.5 22 Pre-algebra, elementary algebra, intermediate algebra, coordinate geometry, geometry, elementary trigonometry, reasoning, and problem-solving
Reading 40 35 1–36 21.3 22 Reading comprehension
Science 40 35 1–36 20.7 23 Interpretation, analysis, evaluation, reasoning, and problem-solving
Optional Writing Test (not included in composite score) 1 essay prompt 40 1–12 6.5 Writing skills
Composite 1–36 20.8 Average (mean) of all section scores except Writing