The Higher Education Commission (HEC) is providing all the responsibility for the M.Phil admission tests and for Higher Education Commission (HEC) Scholarships to  Graduate Assessment test GAT-GENERAL’s establishment to National testing service (NTS). The candidates who want to improve their past GAT score can also apply for this test by submitting the fresh applications. The candidates must be eligible for the GAT test and according to the rule and regulation of the HEC. The candidate who have minimum 16th year education can apply for the M.Phil and HEC scholarships as soon as possible. For more details you can visit the official website of National Testing Service (NTS) from link below.

Graduate Assessment Test for admissions in MS / M.Phil programs.Candidates with a minimum of sixteen years of education are eligible to appear in the test.GAT (General) is the most famous and most demanding test in Pakistan, for higher education or employment scenario.

What are the GAT Components ?

The GAT test consists of three sections: Verbal (English), Quant (Math) and Analytical (Logic) sections. The question types consists of mainly multiple-choice questions. The entire exam is paper based and there is no negative marking. The standard GAT test has 100 questions and you have 2 hours to solve them. You can attempt any section and any question in any order you like.

Why Should I Take it?

If you are planning to apply to a graduate program in Pakistan or, you are an HEC scholarship applicant, you must take the GAT General exam. Students from various educational backgrounds in Pakistan take the GAT examination which provides a relative and standardized measure for comparing graduate level qualifications.

GAT scores are used by HEC, university and scholarship panels in Pakistan to support your bachelor GPA, letters of recommendation and other achievements.

About the GAT Test – (Graduate Assessment Test).

In Pakistan, we all know that with an advanced degree in our hands, we get a lot more career options & opportunities. Better education means better salaries and lower unemployment rates.

The GAT General Test — initiated by the Higher Education Commission (HEC) and conducted by the National Testing Service (NTS) is now mandatory for admissions to all Pakistani post graduate programs. It is also a requirement for all scholarships that come under the HEC.

Over the years this test has gradually become one of the most widely accepted graduate level admissions exam in Pakistan. It has become so prevalent that many companies have also started to consider the NTS GAT exam as their main prospective employee evaluation criterion.

GAT general test gives you the possibility of moving a step nearer to achieving your higher education goals. It is a “one” test for all Pakistan Graduate Schools and HEC Scholarships.


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