SAT 2021 Exam - Dates, Registration, Fee, Sylabus & Test Centres

Average Fees :

$101 - $117

For all the students wanting admission to undergraduate or Bachelors's programme in the US or Canada, SAT is an important exam as most universities there require SAT scores to evaluate your profile. SAT exam assesses your written, verbal and mathematical skills. Recently in 2016, New SAT format was introduced.

Types of SAT

SAT exam is of two types:

SAT – The SAT exam tests the knowledge of reading, writing, and math — subjects which are taught every day in high schools. It is a 3 hour 45 minutes long test. Most students start preparing for the SAT during their class 11 and take the exam during their class 12. SAT doesn’t test logic or abstract reasoning; it tests the skills students learn at school, which are important and will stay with the student for a lifetime.

Subject Test – Subject Tests are hour-long, content-based tests that allow students to show their  successes in a particular subject areas where they excel. These tests are in the following areas:  English, History, Mathematics, Science, and Foreign Languages. Few colleges might ask students to take subject tests or might not. Students should research properly to find whether the Universities they are applying to require subject tests as part of the application.

How to register for SAT online?

Step 1: Visit College Board's official website: and create your account.

How to Register for SAT

Step 2: After successfully creating your College Board account, give your personal details.

How to Register for SAT

Step 3: Create your student profile.

  • Give your high school details.
  • Give your academic details.
  • Details related to extracurricular activities.
  • College level details: College type, college size, majors.

How to Register for SAT

Step 4: Select Test Date and Test Center

How to Register for SAT

Step 5: Upload your picture.

How to Register for SAT

Step 6: Pay the SAT test fee using a credit card or PayPal.

Other ways of registering for the SAT Exam:

Register by Mail

  • You first need ‘The Student Registration Guide for the SAT and SAT Subject Tests’, which is available at schools.
  • The guide includes a registration form and a return envelope.
  • The form needs to be sent along with a demand draft.
  • The local representative of the SAT in India is the USIEF. The mailed forms will be directed to their regional office.


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