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Welcome to our forum of GMAT success stories! Here you can find out how Beat The GMAT members tackled GMAT test prep with positive results. Get tips on GMAT test prep materials, online courses, study tips, and more. And once you’ve beaten the GMAT yourself, come back and share your story with others.

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GMAT beat me this time but I will be back with vengeance!!

Took the GMAT after about 2 months of preparations. I got beaten this...

5 Mon Apr 12, 2010 2:12 pm

by: arindamcanada View latest post

Didn't Dent the GMAT

I took the GMAT in December and after all the shock of applying, not...

1 Mon Apr 12, 2010 1:41 pm

by: bbakang View latest post

sth. wrong with my IQ??

i didn't beat the gmat, but was beaten by it in the other way!...

3 EXPERT REPLIES Mon Apr 12, 2010 2:23 am

by: seanceserene View latest post

I kinda beat the GMAT - 710 first attempt

Just took the GMAT today for the first time, and scored a 710...

1 Sun Apr 11, 2010 6:16 pm

by: kn2130 View latest post

770 (49V/48Q)

I took the test on April 26 of this year, and wanted to share my...

11 Sun Apr 11, 2010 8:06 am

by: Brothersharp View latest post

I have just beaten the GMAT Total-720 QA-50 VA-38 (94%ile)

Hello everybody, I today gave my GMAT exam and got the score of 720...

3 Sat Apr 10, 2010 7:43 am

by: rajeshsources View latest post

Re-taking the GMAT?

I've got a couple of questions about re-taking the GMAT. Quick...

2 EXPERT REPLIES Fri Apr 09, 2010 11:09 am

by: jslmiles View latest post

So I didn't beat the GMAT....

... Coz they didn't allow me to take it. I got turned away at the...

0 Thu Apr 08, 2010 7:26 pm

by: sdevi View latest post

Paying my dues (720)

Hi All, I have been more of a silent observer on this forum for the...

2 Thu Apr 08, 2010 5:07 pm

by: mygmat.2009 View latest post

Ridiculous 570 (Q42, V27)

Hi all, I just took my GMAT today and got embarassed by the final...

0 Thu Apr 08, 2010 4:59 am

by: cunazza View latest post

640 (75%): 45Q (74%) and 34V (68%)

Just received my AWA score, and it was a 6.0! While I, like most...

1 Wed Apr 07, 2010 8:43 pm

by: becnil View latest post

Unsure about possible resit

Basically its a weird story, My plan was to apply to London business...

3 EXPERT REPLIES Wed Apr 07, 2010 1:27 pm

by: thechief View latest post

Finally Beat the GMAT !!!!

Hey guys, I got a 730 !!! finally !!!!! First of all i really want to...

7 Wed Apr 07, 2010 12:11 pm

by: nevergiveup View latest post

Kinda got lucky: 720 Q47 V42

Hello, I've not really been reading these forums much but I have been...

2 Tue Apr 06, 2010 12:15 pm

by: arzanr View latest post

550 GMAT (Q 33 / V 31) - need to add 100 points in 1 month

Hi guys, I just completed my first take today and slightly surprised...

6 Tue Apr 06, 2010 8:50 am

by: vkanwal View latest post

Got 480 in my 1st attempt with no proper planning...Pls help

Got 480 . 37 in maths and 19 in verbal with only 3 months for...

3 EXPERT REPLIES Mon Apr 05, 2010 7:06 am

by: money9111 View latest post

ADMIT into USC and MSU , may inspire those aspiring ones !

I would first like to thank the whole BTG team for doing a tremendous...

5 Mon Apr 05, 2010 2:13 am

by: vivek1110 View latest post

need advice for verbal score improvement

I am entirely focused on verbal score at this point of time....

1 Sun Apr 04, 2010 7:21 pm

by: gmatninja View latest post

Need a plan for 570 to 700 journey. Here is my story

Hi Everyone I took GMAT on 29th march 2010 and got 570. (M-47, V-...

4 Sun Apr 04, 2010 12:13 am

by: 5702700 View latest post

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1 Sat Apr 03, 2010 12:12 pm

by: becnil View latest post

GMAT 730 (Q50, V40)! i'm done SON

Hey! Quick background: - Just graduated from a US Top 25 Public...

2 EXPERT REPLIES Sat Apr 03, 2010 5:48 am

by: gmat1974 View latest post

B Schools suggestions plz!

Hi I scored 660 in GMAT with Quant -47 and Verbal 34. I have 3 years...

3 Fri Apr 02, 2010 11:32 am

by: gmat-10 View latest post

Round 2: You lose, I win

Well, 4 months after getting a smack down (read here: ) I returned...

5 EXPERT REPLIES Thu Apr 01, 2010 8:05 pm

by: becnil View latest post

i got pretty damn close.

Just took the GMAT on Saturday, March 27. I really wanted to break...

2 Thu Apr 01, 2010 8:04 pm

by: becnil View latest post

I finally did it! 760 (Q49 V45)

I went through the ordeal this morning and I’m glad that it is...

12 Thu Apr 01, 2010 8:02 pm

by: becnil View latest post

The GMAT beat me!!

i gave my exam today and got a 650.. I'm so disappointed as i was...

2 Thu Apr 01, 2010 7:59 pm

by: becnil View latest post

760 (q51 v42) from Uzbekistan

Hi guys! I finally took the GMAT today a few hours before and I am...

3 Thu Apr 01, 2010 7:57 pm

by: becnil View latest post

I screwed up in GMAT.. Got 480

I screwed up in GMAT.. Got 480 .. please help me .. i got 43 in maths...

1 Thu Apr 01, 2010 7:55 pm

by: becnil View latest post

Got my official scores today: Total: 740 and AWA: 6!!

Seems like I pleased the e-Rater and the human raters of my essays...

1 Thu Apr 01, 2010 3:59 am

by: arindamcanada View latest post

740 (Q: 48, V: 41) 97%

About me: Age: 30 years. 8 years of experience in management...

11 Wed Mar 31, 2010 3:21 am

by: coolravsun View latest post

570 to 660 in one month thanks to Veritas Prep.

I just wanted to post and share the news that I raised my GMAT score...

1 Tue Mar 30, 2010 8:25 pm

by: hk View latest post

Lessons from a 580 Experience for those just starting out

First and foremost, an intro. I am a Finance Grad who graduated top...

5 Mon Mar 29, 2010 2:45 pm

by: asherman View latest post

From 430 to 610 thanks to GMAT Fix

Last February, on the 26th, I took the GMAT test, very unprepared it...

3 Mon Mar 29, 2010 2:33 pm

by: MCecile View latest post

700s in practice but 580 on the real GMAT! Please Help!

Hi there, Well, I got completely owned by the GMAT today. I started...

6 Mon Mar 29, 2010 2:35 am

by: mehravikas View latest post

520 to 570 ....so depressed!!!!

Just came out from the 2nd attempt a scored a miserable 570...have...

4 Sun Mar 28, 2010 11:11 pm

by: pallavmishra View latest post

740!! Here's how I did it!

Just returned from the exam center and I still find it difficult to...

6 Sun Mar 28, 2010 10:31 pm

by: ajith View latest post

Down but not out 620

I just came back from the exam, got a useless score of 620....

2 Sat Mar 27, 2010 7:56 am

by: indiantiger View latest post

Question on Percentiles!!

Hi, Today I got an unofficial 680 brokendown as follows: Q: 48 (P:...

4 EXPERT REPLIES Fri Mar 26, 2010 7:20 pm

by: RHG View latest post

My GMAT Score: 730, Q44 (69%) V45 98% (96th overall)

Hey all, do you think I should retake given my so so quant percentile...

1 Fri Mar 26, 2010 4:44 pm

by: 2+2@HBS_2015 View latest post

Thank you BTG!!!! 750 (98th)

Just sat the exam this morning and surpassed my expectations....

2 Thu Mar 25, 2010 9:04 pm

by: fibbonnaci View latest post

I've got 740 v:39 m:51 but awa is 3.5...

I've got 740 v:39 m:51 but awa is 3.5... Does my poor AWA score...

2 Thu Mar 25, 2010 12:28 pm

by: GMAT680 View latest post

From 660 to 720...

Hi All, I am an Indian and like most other Indians, I also aimed at...

2 EXPERT REPLIES Tue Mar 23, 2010 9:02 pm

by: madsadman View latest post

3rd time's a charm!! From 660 to 710 to 750 (Q: 48; V: 45)!

Okay so I just got back from the testing center and I am going to...

8 Tue Mar 23, 2010 7:31 pm

by: zuleron View latest post

I just beat the GMAT!! I only needed a 450 and got a 600!!

Well, I studied for about a week and did three practice test and...

10 EXPERT REPLIES Mon Mar 22, 2010 8:31 pm

by: akahuja143 View latest post

Need help to get a 650 in GMAT

Hey, I'm new in this group. I just need some help on regarding GMAT...

3 Mon Mar 22, 2010 1:38 pm

by: mbamaverick View latest post

GMAT preparation in 2 months: need urgent advice

Hey, I am in 3rd year of my B.tech from IIIT- Allahabad and need your...

0 Mon Mar 22, 2010 10:58 am

by: tarunsam26 View latest post

750 (47Q, 47V. 98%)

I've been reading this blog for a bit so I've decided to finally...

2 EXPERT REPLIES Sun Mar 21, 2010 10:36 pm

by: Giorgio View latest post

720, 48/41, 94th!!!!!

Booyah....I was aiming for 700+, and rocked a 720!!! I wrote a long...

2 Sun Mar 21, 2010 6:29 pm

by: acovato View latest post


I've noticed some schools accept either test score, has anyone here...

8 EXPERT REPLIES Fri Mar 19, 2010 3:16 pm

by: Dan@VinciaPrep View latest post

710 (q48, v38) 92%

Finally after months of dilly-dallying gave my GMAT and got 710. I am...

6 EXPERT REPLIES Fri Mar 19, 2010 3:04 pm

by: LeDan09 View latest post

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