SAT stands for Scholastic Aptitude test.

The top Universities of USA invites applications of potential candidates for advance studies. The SAT exam is entirely a paper based test required for admission to colleges in United States. SAT is conducted, managed, developed and administered by the College Board, which is a nonprofit organization and works on the principle of equity and excellence.

SAT has following sections –

  • Mathematics
  • Reading
  • Writing and language test

Sat Scoring Scale:

  • Mathematics section = 200-800
  • Verbal section(Critical reading, Writing & Language Test) =200-800
  • Essay is scored separately on a scale of 2-8
  • Overall SAT test score ranges from 400-1600

SAT I and SAT Subject Test

SAT Subject Tests is designed to measure a student’s knowledge and skills in particular subject areas, as well as their ability to apply that knowledge. Students who are keen to apply to the Top 15-20 universities of USA are required to give SAT Subject Test .SAT is entirely a paper-based test. The SAT I test is scored on a maximum of 800. SAT II Subject tests are one-hour tests offered in the following subjects: Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Maths Level 1, Maths Level 2, English Literature, US History, World History and Languages. College Board develops and administers both the SAT I and SAT II. College Board is responsible for setting questions, conducting the test and sending score reports to each examinee. For detailed information about the SAT, refer to the official website of SAT


  • What are the online application charges for SAT?
    The Application/Registration fee for New SAT $ 107 including optional Essays.
  • If I take the SAT more than once, which score will be considered by the universities?
    All universities accept the best scores.
  • How many times in a year is the SAT exam held?
    SAT I and SAT II both are offered 6 times a year in India in the month of May, June, October, November, December and January. SAT I and SAT II cannot be given on the same day.
  • How do I register for the SAT?
    You can register online or by mail. The detailed information about registering for the SAT can be found at
  • What is the validity of the SAT exam?
    Your SAT score will be valid for 5 years from the date the test was taken.
  • Is essay required in the SAT?
    Almost top 50 colleges require the essay. The list of the colleges can be seen at:
  • When we can receive the result?
    Approximately 28 days
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