Profile of GMAT Testing: Residence, TY2018-TY2022

December 2022

The Profile of GMAT Testing: Residence 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 residence.


This report is one of three profile publications detailing five years of GMAT test-taking data for testing years (TY) 2018 through 2022, with score reporting data for TY2022.

Quick Facts

  • Globally, more than 1 million 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 7,700 graduate management programs worldwide.
  • A total of 124,112 GMAT exams were taken worldwide by prospective business school students in testing year 2022 (TY2022), which ran from July 1, 2021 through June 30, 2022. 
  • These examinees sent a total of 255,222 score reports to graduate-level management programs across the globe.