• Scholastic Assessment Test (SAT) Study Abroad Exams

    Exam Level
    International Level
    Exam Conducting Body
    College Board
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    Scholastic Assessment Test (SAT) 2022 Exam details: Eligibility, Application Form, Admit Card, Result, Admission, Syllabus, Colleges, Exam Pattern


    About the Exam

    Exam Name

    Scholastic Assessment Test (SAT)


    SAT exam assesses the written, verbal and mathematical skills of the candidates. This test is a preliminary requirement to take admission in Undergraduate Courses, particularly in the US and Canada. The students can take the Test in a particular subject also based on the Course they want to pursue in the US or Canada e.g. Mathematics, Foreign Languages, Literature, Sciences, Social Sciences etc.



    Conducting Body

    College Board

    Official website


    Exam Dates

    SAT 2021 Dates

    1. March 13, 2021

    2. May 8, 2021

    3. June 5, 2021

    Application Fee

    Fees: $52

    Non-U.S. Regional Fee: $49

    Application Mode

    Apply Online

    Apply Online at   www.collegeboard.org 

    1. Create your User Login at the CollegeBoard website. 

    2. Provide your personal details - Your name, High School , College name as per your documents

    3. Provide your credential details - including extra curricular activities

    4. Select Date and Centre for Test

    5. Upload your photo

    6. Pay using PayPal or Credit Card

    Apply by Mail

    1. Get your copy of The Student Registration Guide available at schools which contains a registration form and a return envelope

    2. Fill the form with details and picture and send it with the application fees demand draft

    3. Mail it to the regional office USIEF

    Admission Ticket

    Admission ticket for SAT is made available by College Board at your College Board account and can be downloaded from there. Take a print of the same with a passport-sized photograph attached on it. You will need to carry it to your exam centre on the day of the exam.

    It is advisable to carry the following items to the Exam centre

    1. Snacks and drinks 

    2. Extra batteries 

    3. Backup calculator

    Exam Schedule

    Due to CoronaVirus, exam centres are not operating in full capacity. Based on availability, you can book the slot

    Types of SAT

    Types of SAT

    1. SAT – SAT aims to test a student on the knowledge of reading, writing, and math — subjects which are taught every day in high schools. 

            Duration - 3 hour 45 minutes  

    1. Subject Test – Candidates can select a Subject in which they excel - English, Foreign Languages, Mathematics, History, Science

    Duration - hour-long 


    Candidates should be a high school student and can appear for the test in class 12





    Particulars about The Exam

    Exam Mode

    1. Written Based

    Types of SAT

          2 exams

    1. SAT

    2. SAT Subject Test

    Exam Duration

    SAT – SAT aims to test a student on the knowledge of reading, writing, and math — subjects which are taught every day in high schools. 

    Duration - 3 hour 45 minutes  

    Subject Test – Candidates can select a Subject in which they excel - English, Foreign Languages, Mathematics, History, Science

    Duration - hour-long 

    Exam Frequency

    Five  times a year 

    Exam Pattern

    1. Math - 58 questions 

    problem-solving, data analysis, algebra, and advanced math

    Duration: 80 minutes

    Score: 200 - 800


    1. Reading - 52 questions

    Sentence Completion, Tests understanding of passages from the US and world Literature, History/Social Studies, and Sciences

    Duration: 65 minutes

    Score Range: 200-800


    1. Writing and Language - 44 questions

    expression of ideas and standard English conventions through passages related to Careers, History/Social Studies, Humanities, and Sciences

    Duration: 35 minutes

    Score Range: 200-800


    1. Essay (Optional) - argument analysis and evaluation

    Duration: 50 minutes

    not scored


    TOTAL Questions- 154

    Duration: 3 hours (with optional 50 minutes)

    Score: 1600

    Total Questions


    Total Marks


    Reading Section

    Three reading sections

    1. Reading comprehension - 25 mins

    2. Sentence completions - 25 mins

    3. Paragraph-length critical reading - 20 mins

    Writing Section

    1. Essay section - 25 mins

    2. Multiple choice sections - 25 mins and 10 mins


    1. Algebra and functions - 25 mins

    2. Geometry Statistics - 20 mins

    3. Probability and Data analysis - 20 mins




    Useful Resources to carry to the Exam Centre

    Bag the items below in a clear (visible or see through bag)

    1. Admission Ticket (Admit Card)

    2. Photo ID Proof 

    3. Stationery: At Least 2 Pencils and 2 Erasers (one extra)

    4. Calculator (approved calculator only)

    5. Auto-injector EpiPens or Epinephrine 




    SAT Exam Centres Across India


    1. Ahmedabad International School, Judges Bungalow Road, Opposite Rajpath Row Houses, Bodakdev, Ahmedabad – 380 054

    2. Delhi Public School Bopal, Bopal Square, Near Bopal Railway Crossing, Ahmedabad – 380 058


    1. Spring Dale Senior School, Fatehgarh Churian Road, Amritsar – 143 001


    1. Bangalore International School, Geddalahalli, Hennur Bagalur Road, Kothanur Post, Bangalore – 560 077

    2. Bishop Cotton Boys School, 15 Residency Road, Bangalore – 560 025

    3. Canadian International School, 4 & 20 Manchenahalli, Yelahanka, Bangalore – 560 064

    4. Ebenezer International School Bangalore, Singena Agrahara Road, Via Huskur Road / A.P.M.C. Yard, Huskur P.O, Electronic City, Bangalore – 560 099

    5. The International School Bangalore, NAFL Valley, Whitefield - Sarjapur Road, Near Dommasandra Circle, Bangalore – 562 125


    1.  Billabong High International School & Kangaroo Kids, Beyond Bhadbhada, Neelbad, Bhopal – 462 044


    1. Mothers Public School, Unit 1, Bapuji Nagar, Bhubaneswar – 751 009

    2. SAI International School, Plot-5A, Chandrasekharpur, Infocity Road, Bhubaneswar – 751 024


    1. Strawberry Fields High School, Sector 26, Chandigarh – 160 019



    1. Asan Memorial Senior Secondary School, 1, Anderson Road, Cochin House, Chennai – 600 006

    2. CPS Global School

      1. Anna Nagar Campus: A 80, IIIrd Avenue, Anna Nagar Roundtana, Anna Nagar East, Chennai – 600 102

      2. Thirumazhisai Campus: Thiruvallur High Road, SH 50, Off Poonamallee Motel Highway, Thirumazhisai, Chennai – 600 124


    1. Sacred Heart College, Thevara, Pandit Karuppan Rd, Thevara, Ernakulam, Kerala – 682 013

    Delhi NCR

    1. Pathways School Noida, Sector 100 Noida – 201 301


    Navrachana International School, Vadodara, Vasna-Bhayli Road, Vadodara – 391 410



    1. Pathways School Gurgaon, Off Gurugram Faridabad Road, Gurugram – 122 003

    2. 20.Pathways World School Aravali, Off Gurugram Sohna Road, Gurugram – 122 102

    3. St. Michaels Senior Secondary School, Shivpuri, Sector 7, Gurugram – 122 001

    4. 22.Heritage Xperiential Learning School, Sector 62, Gurgaon – 122 011


    Sanskriti – The Gurukul, Village Gugh, Ahomgaon, P.O. Garchuk, NH - 37, Opp ISBT, Guwahati – 781 035


    Chirec Public School

    1. Kondapur Campus: 1-55/12, CHIREC Avenue, Kondapur, Kothaguda (PO), Hyderabad – 500 084

    2. Gachibowli Campus: Plot Nos. 277 to 282, Telecom Officers Colony, Bhaghyalakshmi Nagar, Phase – II, Serilingampally. Hyderabad – 500 018

    3. Jubilee Hills Campus: Plot No. 962, Road No.48, Jubilee Hills, Hyderabad – 500 033

    Hyderabad, Telangana

    1. Uniti Foundation, Paigah Plaza, 702, Palace Colony Rd, Basheer Bagh, Hyderabad, Telangana – 500 029

    2. 26.Sreenidhi International School, Near AP Police Academy, Near Appa Junction, Aziznagar, Moinabad, Hyderabad, Telangana – 500 075

    3. Oakridge International School, Nanakramguda Road, Cyberabad, Khajaguda, Manikonda, Hyderabad, Telangana – 500 008

    4. 28.Delhi Public School Hyderabad, Survey No 74, Khajaguda Village, Golkonda Post, Hyderabad – 500 008


    Jayshree Periwal International School, Mahapura Rd, Narayan-Y-Block, Mahapura, Rajasthan – 302 026


    Kodaikanal International School,  Seven Roads Junction, Club Road, Kodaikanal, Tamil Nadu – 624 101



    1. La Martiniere Calcutta for Boys, 11, Dr. U. N. Brahmachari Street (Loudon Street), Elgin, Kolkata, West Bengal – 700 017

    2. South City International School, 375, Prince Anwar Shah Rd, South City Complex, Jadavpur, Kolkata, West Bengal – 700 068

    3. United States – India Educational Foundation, The American Center, 38A, Jawaharlal Nehru Road, Kolkata, West Bengal – 700 071

    4. 34.Assembly of God Church School, 125, Park St, Mullick Bazar, Taltala, Kolkata, West Bengal – 700 017


    City Montessori School, 12, Station Road, Lucknow

    Maharashtra, Pune

    Symbiosis International School, Gate No. 3, Symbiosis Viman Nagar Campus, Off., New Airport Road, Viman Nagar, Pune, Maharashtra – 411 014


    Learning Paths School, Plot No 3, Sector 67, Behind Niper, Sahibzada Ajit Singh Nagar, Punjab – 160 062



    1. Aditya Birla World Academy, Vastu Shilp Annexe, Gamadia colony, JD Road Tardeo, Mumbai, Maharashtra – 400 007

    2. Anjuman-I-Islam HS, D.N. Road, Opp. CST, Mumbai – 400 001

    3. Bombay Teachers Training College Colaba,  MB Marg, Apollo Bandar, Colaba, Mumbai, Maharashtra – 400 001

    4. Cathedral and John Connon School, 6, Purushottamdas Thakurdas Marg, Fort, Mumbai, Maharashtra – 400 001

    5. Jamnabai Narsee School, Narsee Monjee Bhavan, 7, North South Road, JVPD Scheme, Hatkesh Society, Ashok Nagar, Vile Parle West, Mumbai, Maharashtra – 400 049

    6. Singapore International School, Mumbai,  On National Highway No. 8, Post Mira Road, Next To Thakur Mall, Dahisar East, Mumbai, Maharashtra – 401 104


    Woodstock School, Tehri Road, Landour, Near Landour Community hospital, Mussoorie, Uttarakhand – 248 179

    New Delhi

    United States India Educational Foundation, 12, Hailey Rd, Hamdard Nagar, Vakil Lane, Connaught Place, New Delhi, Delhi – 110 001


    Good Shepherd International School, Ooty, Good Shepherd Knowledge Village, M. Palada Post, Nilgiris, Ooty, Tamil Nadu – 643 004



    1. UWC Mahindra College, Village Khubavali, P.O. Paud, Taluka Mulshi, Pune, Maharashtra – 412 108

    2. 48.Savitribai Phule Pune University, Ganeshkhind, Pune, Maharashtra – 411 007

    Sohna Haryana

    G. D. Goenka World School, G.D. Goenka Education City, Sohna-Gurgaon Road, Sohna – 122 103


    Fountainhead School, Opp. Ambetha Water Tank, Kunkni Gam, Rander-Dandi Road, Olpad, Surat, Gujarat – 395 005


    Trivandrum International School, Edacode, P.O, Korani, Kerala – 695 104


    Delhi Public School, NH 5, Nidamanuru, Opposite Best Price, Vijayawada, Andhra Pradesh – 521 104


    Oakridge International School, NH 5 Road, Behind HP Petrol bunk, Maharajpet Junction, Tagarapuvalasa, Visakhapatnam – 531 162




    Important Resources



    FAQs - SAT 

    1. Why is the SAT exam required?

    SAT score is the gateway to undergraduate courses in the USA.


    1. Are SAT exams cancelled in India?



    1. Are SAT scores no more acceptable in US Schools?

    Some colleges have taken off the SAT score criteria as eligibility for admissions into Undergraduate courses in Colleges in the USA. If students want, they can submit their SAT scores. This is applicable in some colleges only as of now. 

    1. Can adults take the SAT exam?

    The College Board has not specified any age criteria for appearing in the SAT exam.

    1. At what age do you take the SAT?

    The College Board has not specified any age criteria for appearing in the SAT exam. It is advisable to appear for the SAT in class 11 or 12.


    1. What is the SAT Question criteria?

    SAT comprises 4 sections: Reading, Writing & Language, Math, and Essay (Optional). 

    1. How long is the SAT score valid? 

    5 years 

    1. Is the SAT examination conducted for the US and Asia the same?

    Yes, they are exactly the same, but different versions of the test are used in a single day.





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