GAT (Graduate Admission Test) is a test for determining the capability and suitability of a student for postgraduate studies. Universities in Pakistan require it as an important factor in admission criteria. HEC - Higher Education Commission (Pakistan) has mandated NTS to conduct the examination. Candidates with a minimum of sixteen years of education are eligible to appear in the test.
There are two forms of the GAT:
The general test specifically measures the candidate’s verbal, quantitative and analytical writing aptitude. The test is offered in a paper pencil based format. Test taker is to fill ovals (blank spaces) for correct answers.
In Pakistan, NTS-GAT is commonly known as GRE Local.
Many of Pakistani universities require that any candidate seeking admission in their MS, M. Phil., or PhD program besides GAT - General must also qualify GAT - Subject in the relevant subject. GAT - Subject is also conducted by NTS.
GAT Subject Practice Questions