What are the sections of the General Aptitude Test (GAT) ?
GAT is divided into two sections: verbal and quantitative. Questions alternate between the verbal type and the quantitative type. A time period of twenty five minutes is allocated for each part.
Can you sit for paper-format GAT more than once in the same session ?
You can sit for GAT twice during the same session, but one for the paper-format and the other for the computer-based format.
How often is the beneficiary entitled to perform the general capacity test?
The student has the right to take the test in Arabic five times in three different time periods, three of which are paper, two computer, four paper and four computer.
What are the requirements for attending the capacity test?
Early registration for the test, payment of the test fee, and booking of your seat, via your profile at a measurement site.
What is the difference between general capacity testing and achievement testing?
When are the general paper capacity tests held?
The test is held on two periods, which are specified in the Registration Guidelines sent to the schools, which are available on the site through the publications and publications page, and the test dates can be found on the test registration page.
When can a student apply for GAT?
A student can apply for GAT starting from the second year of secondary school.
Does the capacity test require the use of a calculator?
The test section contains numbers that can be answered without using the calculator, so the machine is not allowed inside the hall.
What is the value given for GAT towards admission to universities?
It varies from a university to another. But usually the value is ranges from 30% to 40%.
What are the stages of testing?
You can return to the test setup page
What documents are required to enter the test room?
Saudi (only one of the following evidence):
The origin of the national ID card.
Original Personal Driving License.
The origin of the personal passport.
Gulf (only one of the following proofs):
The origin of the civil ID card.
Non-Saudi (only one of the following proofs):
The origin of personal residence in a modern way.
Original personal passport copy + Copy of personal residence.
I am a second-grade student and I missed entering the capacity test.
You can enter any upcoming test period.
How long is the general capacity test valid?
The Center provides the degree of general capacity testing for a period of five years. You can also refer to the beneficiaries to determine the length of time they have been accredited.
I am a student studying outside Saudi Arabia How can I enter the capacity test?
The Center provides the service of testing the general capabilities outside the Kingdom through the computer in more than one country, and work is still underway to open headquarters in the rest of the world, and to know the headquarters of the external test, you can access the page tests computerized (to identify the headquarters)
What value is given to my GAT score by the college I am applying to?
You can check with the college you are applying to.
Is there a capacity test in English?
Yes, through computerized testing and can be performed four times maximum.
Does the capacity test need to be prepared to remember some concepts?
This test does not require a prior willingness to get used to the way of questions and answers, although some facts or concepts are needed, they will be presented in the question booklet, and students can recall some important facts and concepts to test the overall capabilities by visiting the training and training site.
Can I enter the computerized capacity test more than once in the same period?
Yes, the first and second tests should be at least 30 days.
How can I identify the nature of the test and the quality of the questions?
This can be done by visiting the training and training site where it is possible to raise the psychological and cognitive readiness of the testers before the actual test.
In the absence of a civil register for the applicant or applicant, what should be done?
Applicants who do not specify nationality: Fill out a form (request an exceptional registration number) by the school administration. Undocumented applicants: Fill out a form (application for an exceptional registration number) by the school administration. Fill out the form
By the school administration.
What is the deadline for canceling or modifying my test registration?
You can cancel or modify your registration for the test 72 hours prior to the test time, whether the test is in paper format or computer-based.