Profile of GMAT Testing: Citizenship, TY2019-TY2023

October 2023

The Profile of GMAT Testing: Citizenship provides schools with a five-year demographic snapshot of the prospective applicant pool for graduate management programs around the world, based on candidates' region and country of citizenship.


This report is one of three profile publications detailing five years of GMAT test-taking data for testing years (TY) 2019 through 2023, with score reporting data for TY2023.

Quick Facts

  • Globally, more than 750 thousand Graduate Management Admission Test™ (GMAT™) exams have been taken over the past five years by individuals interested in pursuing graduate management education.
  • The GMAT exam is an important part of the admissions process for more than 7,900 graduate management programs worldwide.
  • A total of 108,851 GMAT exams were taken worldwide by prospective business school students in testing year 2023 (TY2023), which ran from July 1, 2022 through June 30, 2023. 
  • These examinees sent a total of 195,820 score reports to graduate-level management programs across the globe.