GRE® Exam Preparation Course

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

What is our GRE® Exam Preparation course?

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 are not satisfied with your score, study for free for the next test date, 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 programme 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

Course facts

Course length
12 weeks
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
Minimum age
16 Years old
Lesson hours
45 minute lessons
Class size
Average 15, maximum 30
Course structure

Weeks 1 to 6:
8 lessons (6 hours) of GRE® Preparation:
detailed focus on each section of the GRE®, using exclusive material and exercises, with practice of verbal skills, analytical writing, and test-tasking

20+ Sessions (15 hours) of Structured Study: including full-length practice tests, workshops, and quizzes

Weeks 7 to 12:
30+ Sessions (22.5 hours) of Structured Study:
including extra work on English skills and practice tests in computer labs

1 Teachback Session: 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


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

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Which schools offer this course

Why should you choose Kaplan International?

We are a global leader in providing English language courses for students all around the world.

Our unique K+ learning system allows you to target specific areas of English and progress through language levels. Choose from a huge selection of 45 English schools, as well as a wide range of courses to best suit your needs. We aim to make your journey with us the experience of a lifetime.

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Certificate to prove your level of English

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 English 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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K+ English Language Learning System

K+ is our exclusive learning system that maximizes learning by embracing technology as a teaching and studying tool.

Focus on the four key language skills that are key to achieving fluency: reading, writing, listening, and speaking. Our materials help you learn in class, on the move, or at home. This integrated approach provides a fun and effective learning experience. 

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