Dates of Exam: Tentative test dates- Oct, Nov, Dec, Jan, May & June.every year
SAT – II : Biology
The SAT- II biology is further divided into two parts:
- Biology Ecological (Biology E)
- Biology Molecular (Biology M).
Biology E concerns mainly with topics related to biological communities, population genetics, energy flow and ecosystems.
Biology M includes topics related to biochemistry, cell structure, photosynthesis and respiration.
Pattern of the exam
It is an hour long exam with 80 questions in all. Out of the 80 questions 60 are multiple choice,common to both E and M while 20 remaining questions are subject based on the basis of the choice elected i.e. E or M. 200-800 points are awarded.
The questions are divided into three major groups based on the type of the skill required to answer a particular question.