UNIVERSITY OF THE PHILIPPINES

VIRATA SCHOOL OF BUSINESS


Master in Business


The Admission Tests

For applicants taking the GPAT, please bring the provisional permit and the application fee official receipt on test day. The examination covers three areas: quantitative ability, verbal ability and logical reasoning. It takes a total of approximately three hours to complete (excluding breaks). 

Applicants who wish to take the Graduate Records Exam should contact the Educational Testing Service (ETS), the company which administers the GRE, at 60376283333 or visit their website at www.ets.org/gre and have their scores sent to the University of the Philippines Cesar E. A. Virata School of Business, (code 1607). For the GRE score report to reach us before the application deadline, applicants should take the GRE before February.  Applicants who wish to take GMAT should register for the exam at www.mba.com and select the University of the Philippines Cesar E. A. Virata School of Business, (code DNQ-RM-65), as a score receiving school. Applicants who wish to take the NMAT by GMAC should visit the website at www.nmat.org/ and select the University of the Philippines Cesar E. A. Virata School of Business as a score receiving school.

International applicants except those with bachelor's degrees from the US, UK, New Zealand and Australian Universities must demonstrate fluency in English by taking the TOEFL, also administered by ETS. Our institution code is B151. We require a minimum score of 550 on the paper-based exam and 90 on the Internet-based exam for admission.