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SAT stands for Scholastic Aptitude Test. It is a three-hour, primarily multiple-choice test that measures verbal and mathematical reasoning skills of the prospect student. It is an aptitude test designed to test the intellectual ability of a student. It is administered seven times a year -- usually in October, November, December, January, March, May and June -- on Saturday mornings. The dates for taking the exam are already fixed & hence it requires a consideration preparation schedule. SAT scores are quite significant for securing admission at undergraduate level.Why SAT? Students aspiring to obtain an undergraduate degree in any discipline from a University in America need to take this test. The SAT does not expect you to have any specialized knowledge of business or any other specific area. Nor does it seek to measure honors or achievements in any walk of life. The only job of SAT is to rate and segregate all undergraduate aspirant on the basis of their scholastic skills, primarily in Mathematics and English. All test takers should note that the SAT is entirely in English and that all instructions are provided in English. The SAT as opposed to most other international tests is a PBT (Paper Based Test) and is entirely objective in nature.