GMAT Resources from Past Admits

What are some beneficial resources for preparing for the GMAT quantitative section?

  1. For maths Tashzila Shikshak is effective for concept clarity. This course is designed for CAT preparation, so one must keep comparing with the GMAT syllabus for the topics that need to be covered.

  2. Topics like permutations, word problems, geometry, Arithmetic progression, geometric progression, number properties have been covered really well, especially from the perspectives of problem solving techniques. This is an excellent resource for some topics like number of factors and its types, difference of squares, number of integer solutions in number properties.

  3. There are some topics like inequalities and algebra which one can avoid using a CAT preparation source for, while preparing for the GMAT.

  4. Top 1 percent, Wizako and GMAT insight courses and GMAT club tests are also effective for Maths section preparation for a high GMAT score.

  5. Definitely use the official guide, the mock tests from official GMAC site. There are great tips and tricks available to solve the questions in the official guides in different ways.

  6. It always helps to see what works for you, make personalised notes to compile all tips and tricks.

  7. Target test prep has been recommended as a compact and effective course for preparation for the Quantitative section of GMAT.

  8. Jamboree online lectures for GMAT quantitative preparation are also effective.

What are some useful resources for preparing for the GMAT verbal section?

  1. For preparing for the Verbal section the Manhattan books are good for the first level of preparation. For the advanced preparation you can use Aristotle guides for SC, CR and RC. They have been found effective in guiding to the next higher level of scores.

  2. Some more effective sources of GMAT verbal preparation are :

    1. Top 1 percent document called 50 one liners

    2. GMAT Ninja videos

  3. For RC preparation one can refer the LSAT practice questions for increasing the speed, understanding the passage and improving the elimination strategies.

  4. Another strategy is to use the EGMAT verbal course for concepts followed by official guides and official mocks for questions.

GMAT and GRE Codes of Top Universities for MBA 2022 ranked by FT

GMAT and GRE Code of Some Top Universities for MBA ranked by FT

  1. University of Pennsylvania: Wharton

    1. GMAT Code: G56-97-73

    2. GRE Code: 6802

  2. Columbia Business School

    1. GMAT Code: QF8-N6-52

    2. GRE Code: 6442

  3. Insead

    1. GMAT Code: DL3-S8-89

    2. GRE Code: 0970

  4. Northwestern University, Kellogg School of Management

    1. GMAT Code: 6WZ-3J-89

    2. GRE Code: 7921

  5. Stanford Graduate School of Business

    1. GMAT Code: L9R-KW-09

    2. GRE Code: 4704

  6. University of Chicago: Booth (Part time MBA)

    1. GMAT Code: H9X-9F-17

    2. GRE Code: 8852

  7. London Business School

    1. GMAT Code: Z11-J7-50

    2. GRE Code: 7832

  8. Yale School of Management

    1. GMAT Code: 3TJ-BX-75

    2. GRE Code: 5624

  9. IESE Business School

    1. GMAT Code: S21-BK-12

    2. GRE Code: 6951

  10. HEC Paris

    1. GMAT Code: 0TL-6C-28

    2. GRE Code: 0649

  11. MIT: Sloan

    1. GMAT Code: X5X-QS-41

    2. GRE Code: 3791

  12. SDA Bocconi School of Management

    1. GMAT Code: 3WJ-L8-42

    2. GRE Code: 3710

  13. New York University: Stern

    1. GMAT Code: 5TF-HW-35

    2. GRE Code: 4455

  14. University of California at Berkeley: Haas

    1. GMAT Code: N2VPT47

    2. GRE Code: 0574

  15. Ceibs

    1. GMAT Code: MDQ-HH-39

    2. GRE Code: 3654

  16. Cornell University: Johnson

    1. GMAT Code: 5JW-BM-96

    2. GRE Code: 8296

  17. Dartmouth College: Tuck

    1. GMAT Code: Z04-NH-64

    2. GRE Code: 4887

  18. Duke University's Fuqua School of Business

    1. GMAT Code: Q13-N5-32

    2. GRE Code: Duke Program code 5156, and the 4201 Business Administration and Management Department name on your GRE exam

  19. University of Virginia: Darden

    1. GMAT Code: 9X4-6J-59

    2. GRE Code: 0483

  20. National University of Singapore Business School

    1. GMAT Code: DRT-MK-35

    2. GRE Code: 7539

  21. University of Cambridge: Judge

    1. GMAT Code: WF1-T3-68

    2. GRE Code: 0832

  22. Carnegie Mellon: Tepper

    1. GMAT Code: Full-Time MBA: 69H-XH-99

    2. GRE Code: 4883

  23. University of Southern California: Marshall

    1. GMAT Code: 389-9C-23

    2. GRE Code: 4852

  24. UCLA Anderson School of Management

    1. GMAT Code: 2NZ-2F-24

    2. GRE Code: 0771

  25. Georgetown University: McDonough

    1. GMAT Code: JT7-G0-20

    2. GRE Code: 7821

  26. Washington University: Olin

    1. GMAT Code: R4T-WG-61

    2. GRE Code: 4961

  27. University of Washington: Foster

    1. GMAT Code: 459-75-20

    2. GRE Code: 4854

  28. University of Oxford: Saïd

    1. GMAT Code: Q0G-4B-59

    2. GRE Code: 0807

  29. Imperial College Business School

    1. GMAT Code: S22-7S-53

    2. GRE Code: 0121

  30. Esade Business School

    1. GMAT Code: 93M-3K-60

    2. GRE Code: 5761

  31. HKUST Business School

    1. GMAT Code: PRW-WT-99

    2. GRE Code: 3834

  32. Ohio State University: Fisher

    1. GMAT Code: ZLJ-9D-98

    2. GRE Code: 1592

  33. University of North Carolina: Kenan-Flagler

    1. GMAT Code: D40-HL-72

    2. GRE Code: GRE: 5046

  34. Nanyang Business School, NTU Singapore

    1. GMAT Code: V24-ZV-13

    2. GRE Code: 3802

  35. Emory University: Goizueta

    1. GMAT Code: C3Q-71-17

    2. GRE Code: 3984