The GRE Subject tests are meant to assess your qualification in a
specific field of study. It is required mainly for Doctoral Study in the
US and is also required by some universities for Masters Level programs.
You need to check the application requirements of universities you are
applying to. The test is available in eight different areas:
1. Biochemistry, Cell and Molecular Biology
4. Computer Science
5. Literature in English
This test is a written test and not a computer test like the General GRE
test. It is held thrice a year at the following cities in India.
The Registration Bulletin for the General GRE test has a separate form
for the Subject GRE test.
The GRE bulletin can be ordered online from
The completed application form has to be sent to ETS (The test
conducting authority) in USA alongwith the required fee by the dates
To know more about the GRE Subject test, you could go through the
following page on the official GRE site.