When Should I Start Studying for the NTS GAT?

Before you start thinking about which university to apply to or what you want to study in university, you have to take the steps to get there.

You may be thinking when to start studying for the NTS GAT. But if you start too early, you might struggle because you haven’t learned all the necessary content yet, plus you could forget things by the time the test rolls around.

So what’s the perfect time to start studying? We will briefly explain the content you need to know for the GAT, and then give you a recommended plan based on your college goals.

What’s Tested on the NTS GAT?


All MCQs on the NTS GAT reading section are based totally on passages. you have a good way to study and recognize the passages, after which answer more than one-desire questions on them.

The questions require you to outline vocabulary based on context, use evidence, recognize logical arguments, and even recognize some simple scientific ideas.

Doing well on NTS GAT Reading will require being able to read difficult passages from different subjects quickly and break down their meaning.

Essentially, the more advanced of a reader you are, and the more English, science, and social science classes you have taken, the better prepared you will be for this section.


GAT Mathematics tests the following math concepts:

  • Numbers and Operations
  • Algebra and Functions
  • Geometry and Measurement
  • Data Analysis, Statistics, and Probability

When to Take the NTS GAT

Given the content on the GAT and the universoty application timeline, you should aim to take your GAT in the fall of your final year of bachelor degree. This gives you time to retake the GAT in spring if you want a higher score.

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