GRE® preparation

Best for if you want to study for a Master's or Doctorate degree in the US

Kaplan GRE preparation

Prepare for the GRE®

The GRE® is a user-friendly test that is required if you wish to study at a graduate school in the USA. Our GRE® Exam Preparation course will help you practice your English and learn test-taking skills using exclusive course materials. Learn about the structure of the GRE®, the types of questions and topics you’ll see, and improve your score on the test.

We offer the Kaplan Higher Score Guarantee when taking a GRE® preparation course. If you are not ready to take the exam, or not satisfied with your score, study in your Online Access account for free for the next 12 weeks,  as long as you meet the basic study requirements. This means attending all classes and structured study sessions, doing your homework and taking the practice exams.

Students unable to attend a live course could instead enrol in Kaplan’s GRE® Online Course.

This course is right for you if:

  • You want to apply for a Master’s or Doctorate degree in the USA
  • You want to study for a flexible test that is respected by graduate and business schools
  • You want to give yourself the best chance of success by focussing on verbal skills, strategies, and analytical writing
  • You already have a good level of English language ability
  • You want to enhance your CV and improve your chance for professional success in the future
  • You have Proof of Scholastic Preparation/Proof of English Proficiency
Key facts
Course length
12 weeks
Lessons hours
45 minute lessons

All courses are Monday-Friday, with morning and afternoon classes only

Minimum age
16 years old
Entry level
Paper-based (PBT) TOEFL: 550; Computer-based (CBT) TOEFL:213; Internet-based (iBT) TOEFL: 77; TOEIC: 1345; IELTS: 6.5; Cambridge Advanced English (CAE): Passing grade of A, B, or C; current undergraduate student; undergraduate degree holder; Kaplan InternWhat is my English level?
Class size
Average 15, maximum 30

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How many hours a week is this course?

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Structured Study sessions

20 sessions /

15 hours per week

Including full-length practice tests, workshops, and quizzes.

GRE® Preparation Lessons

lessons /

hours per week

Detailed focus on each section of the GRE®, using exclusive material and exercises, with practice of verbal skills, analytical writing, and test-taking.

Structured Study sessions

30 sessions /

22.5 hours per week

Including extra work on English skills and practice tests in computer labs.

Teachback lesson


Q&A and review session with your teacher, and on-going support during your studies. You can focus on your weaknesses or request help with specific topics.

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Why choose a Kaplan English course?

Why Should You Choose Kaplan International?

Set in spectacular locations from palm-fringed beaches to the heart of New York, our schools offer you dynamic language tuition and the amazing experience of exploring the world.

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Certified Progress

It is important you have proof of your studies and the hard work you have put in.

At the end of your course you will receive a Kaplan International Languages Certificate of Achievement documenting your new language level and attendance. We are proud to be accredited by highly-respected and recognized accrediting agencies in each country.

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Broaden Your Knowledge
K+ English Language Learning System

Our unique K+ teaching methodology was designed by an international team of experts to harness the power of digital, text-based and interpersonal learning methods. Our integrated system of books, apps, online resources and games work together to help you learn fast – in the classroom, on the move, and at home.

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