NMAT and NMAT Entrance Exam Eligibility, Syllabus and Counselling Procedure

Sridhana | Updated: May 16, 2020, 12:20 IST

Are you preparing for NMAT Exam? Looking for the details of NMAT Exam? Here it is. In this page, you can get the complete details of NMAT such as exam notification, NMAT Exam Syllabus, NMAT registration procedure, exam eligibility, NMAT exam model papers, admit card, result, and counselling details. Keep checking this page to know up-to-date information on NMAT entrance exam.

icon icon icon icon
NMAT and NMAT Entrance Exam Eligibility, Syllabus and Counselling Procedure

NMAT and NMAT Entrance Exam Eligibility, Syllabus and Counselling Procedure

NMAT 2020 Details

NMAT by GMAC or NMAT is a national-level MBA entrance test administered for admission to NMIMS University and other alleged B-Schools in India. NMAT exam is a candidate close exam. It composed keeping in mind the availability of the test takers. Candidates are permitted to choose their preferred date during the testing window as well as self-schedule the test, appointment date, time, and venue based on the availability of seats at each test center. The other vital aspects of the test are:

  • The Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC) manages the NMAT 2020 exam

  • NMAT is a unique MBA entrance exam similar to GMAT, wherein test-takers receive a chance to venture the exam thrice in a 75-day test window

  • NMAT 2020 is programmed from October 6 to December 19, 2020, in online mode and registrations will start from July 2, 2020

NMAT and GMAC Exam 2020 Events

Check the important dates of NMAT 2020 and other events in the table below:

NMAT Events

NMAT Dates (2020)

Salient Features

NMAT 2020 Registration- Main

02-Jul-2020 to 05-Oct-2020

Registration process will begin on the official website

NMAT 2020 Late Registration

06-Oct-2020 to 16-Oct-2020

Late registration facility will be available on the official website

NMAT 2020 Registration- Retake

07-Oct-2020 to 16-Dec-2020

Candidates who wish to take the test again, can apply for retake

NMAT 2020 Scheduling

02-Jul-2020 to18-Oct-2020

Candidates can book their exam during this period

NMAT 2020 Re-scheduling

02-Jul-2020 to 16-Dec-2020

Re-scheduling of slot booking facility available during this period

NMAT 2020 Exam 

06-Oct-2020 to 19-Dec-2020

Exam will be held in the 75-day test window. Candidates can book test slots as per individual convenience.

NMAT 2020 Final Scorecard Release Date

31-Mar-2021

NMAT 2021 final scorecard will be released on the official website of NMAT by GMAC

(Narsee Monjee Institute of Management Studies) Management Aptitude Test (NMAT) is conducted by the Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC) for admissions to MBA programs in NMIMS and other management institutes in India. NMAT is a computer-based test conducted by GMAC. This exam is conducted for two hours from October 4 to December 17, 2018. Candidates are allowed to retake the exam 3 times including the no-shows. NMAT will be held at 44 exam centres across India and 4 other international centres. GMAT online application has been started already and continues till October 3, 2018. Here is the overview of the NMAT exam,
 

Exam Name

NMAT

Exam Conducting Body

GMAC

Exam is for

Admissions in NMIMS and other 25 Management Institutes

Exam mode

Computer-based test, Online

Exam duration

2 hours

Total number of exam centres in India

44

International Exam Centres

4

Important Dates of NMAT

NMAT is a national level entrance exam conducted once a year by GMAT. The registration for NMAT started already and it will likely continue till October 3, 2018. Candidates can download the NMAT admit card online from the official website. Let’s check the important dates of NMAT, 
 

Online Registration

Will be updated Soon

Admit Card download date

Will be updated Soon

Exam Date

Will be updated Soon

Others

31st March 2019

What is the Eligibility Criteria of NMAT?

GMAC prescribed the eligibility criteria for NMAT. Candidates who meet the NMAT eligibility are eligible to apply for NMAT. The eligibility criteria of NMAT is as follows, 

  • Candidates must have completed a Bachelor’s degree in any discipline from a recognised Institute/University with 50% marks.
  • Priority is given to the candidates who have 2+ years of work experience
  • Final year students (regular) are also eligible to apply after the successful clearance of their final year exam with at least 50% marks.
  • No age limit is required to apply for NMAT
  • Candidates need to submit all their original documents within the prescribed time. 

NMAT eligibility criteria vary from one institute to another.  Hence, before selecting the 5 preferred institutes during the registration, make sure that you meet the eligibility of various participating institutes.

How to Apply for NMAT?

Candidates who would like to apply for NMAT should visit the official website. Applications are accepted online from 3rd July 2018 to October 3, 2018. Here are the apply steps of NMAT, 

  1. Visit the official website of NMAT
  2. Click on the "Test Takers" tab on the home screen
  3. After that, click on the "Register Now" button
  4. It will be redirected to the "NMAT by GMAC India registration" page
  5. If you're a new candidate, register with email or Facebook or Google
  6. You will get a login id and password
  7. Login using your credentials such as login id and password
  8. Fill the application form in all the required fields
  9. Upload the necessary documents in the prescribed size and format
  10. After that, pay the application fee through any mode of payment (Net banking/credit card/debit card/other).

Follow the aforementioned steps to apply for NMAT.

Application fee details

Fee for all categories (General, OBC, SC, ST)

Rs.2000/-

Late fee

Rs.2500/-

NMAT Exam Pattern

The NMAT exam will be conducted by GMAC in the month of October. GMAC prescribed the NMAT exam pattern. Questions will be asked from various sections such as Quantitative Skills, Language skills, and Logical Reasoning. There will be 120 questions in total. Candidates will be given 120 minutes to complete the NMAT exam. The following is the detailed exam pattern of NMAT,
 

S.No

Sections

Total number of Questions

Duration

1

Quantitative Skills

48

60

2

Language Skills

32

22

3

Logical Reasoning

40

38

 

Total

120

120

NMAT Admit Card

Admit card is important to carry to the examination hall as it is the entry ticket. Candidates who don’t carry the NMAT admit card will not be allowed to attend the exam. NMAT admit card will be available online so candidates can download it from the official website of NMAT. Here are the download steps of NMAT admit card, 

  • Candidates are asked to visit the official website of NMAT
  • Click on the NMAT admit card download link
  • Enter your registration number or login id and password
  • Verify all the details mentioned on the NMAT admit card
  • Download the admit card in the PDF format
  • Save the soft copy of your admit card in a safe place
  • Take a printout of the NMAT admit card for further use.

List of Exam centres of NMAT

NMAT will be conducted by GMAC at various exam centres in India and 4 other international centres. NMAT exam centres are available in various states such as Uttar Pradesh, Chandigarh, Uttarakhand, Delhi, Haryana, Jammu and Kashmir, Punjab, Gujarat, Rajasthan, Maharashtra, Karnataka, Tamil Nadu, Kerala, Telangana, Andhra Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh, Odisha, Assam, Jharkhand, West Bengal, Bihar, and Meghalaya. The following is the list of cities where the NMAT exam will be held.
 

Agra

Kanpur

Lucknow

Noida

Varanasi

Chandigarh

Dehradun

New Delhi

Faridabad

Gurgaon

Jammu

Patiala

Ahmedabad

Surat

Vadodara

Jaipur

Jodhpur

Kota

Pilani

Mumbai

Nagpur

Nashik

Pune

Bengaluru

Manipal

Mysore

Chennai

Tiruchirapalli

Vellore

Kochi

Hyderabad

Visakhapatnam

Vijayawada

Bhopal

Indore

Jabalpur

Raipur

Bhubaneswar

Guwahati

Jamshedpur

Ranchi

Kolkata

Patna

Shillong

What are the Documents to upload during the time of registration?

Candidates should keep a few documents ready during the time of NMAT registration. Aspirants should upload the documents in the prescribed format and size. The following are the documents to upload at the time of registration, 

  • Passport size photograph of the candidate
  • Signature of the aspirant
  • Educational documents 
  • Credit card/debit card/Net banking details

NMAT by GMAC 2018 Result

The NMAT result will be declared by the exam conducting body tentatively in the 3rd week of January 2019. Candidates can get to know their sectional scores and overall score in the NMAT scorecard. Candidates can download their NMAT result online by entering a user id and password.
Post announcement of NMAT result, it will be mailed to 5 B-schools that candidates have been selected during the registration process. After that, the institutes will announce the shortlisted candidate's name list for the final selection process. The NMAT exam is scheduled from October 4, 2018, to December 17, 2018. 

NMAT Cutoff

The cutoff is the minimum marks that candidates should score to be eligible for further rounds. Aspirants who satisfying the NMAT cutoff are will be further called for Group Discussion, Writing Ability Test, Case discussion and personal interview. Admissions to various MBA programs is completely based on the NMAT cutoff.

Documents Required at Counselling

Candidates are advised to submit various documents at the time of counselling. They are as follows, 

  • 10th, 12th, and Bachelor's Degree certificate/mark sheets
  • Admit card and scorecard of NMAT by GMAC™
  • Professional and work experience certificate, if any

These are all about NMAT. Aspirants who would like to get admissions in various MBA colleges that accept NMAT scores can make of this page to know about NMAT.

Tags: edu_article_subcat_name, edu_article_subcat_name 2020, edu_article_subcat_name Exam, edu_article_subcat_name Exam 2020

MBA Entrance Exams

Latest Exam Updates

University

Punjabi University Admit Card 2020 Released - Download Admit Card / Hall Ticket of Punjabi University Patiala at punjabiuniversity.ac.in

3 hours ago
Punjabi University Admit Card 2020 - The Punjabi University Hall Ticket 2020 has been released by the Punjabi University for the end semester exam to be held in October 2020, which ....
University

Rajasthan University Merit List 2020 (Released) - Download Rajasthan University UG,PG Merit List, Cutoff at uniraj.ac.in

3 hours ago
Rajasthan University Merit List 2020 - Merit List of Rajasthan University 2020 has been released 4th Merit List 2020 pdf in October, 2020 for UG Program at uniraj.ac.in of the ....
University

Panjab University Cutoff 2020 (Dates Released) - Panjab University Cut Off (Released, PU Chandigarh Cutoff, Check Category and Course wise Cutoff

4 hours ago
Panjab University Cutoff 2020 - Cutoff of Panjab University 2020 will be released by Panjab University for PG programmes in the form of tentative merit list on October 29 in online ....
Medicine and Allied Sciences

Bangalore Medical College and Research Institute Cutoff 2020 (Released) - Check Bangalore Medical College and Research Institute Cutoff, Ranking, Factors at bmcri.org

4 hours ago
Bangalore Medical College and Research Institute Cutoff 2020 - Cutoff of Bangalore Medical College and Research Institute 2020 is released by the authorities of Bangalore Medical ....
Diploma

GNM Time Table 2020 (Published) - Check and Download Karnataka GNM Time Table at ksdneb.org

4 hours ago
GNM Time Table 2020 - GNM Nursing Time Table 2020 has been published by the officials, Those candidates who are going to appear for the Diploma in General Nursing & Midwifery examination ....
University

GBPUAT Admission 2020 Released - GBPUAT UG Merit List (Out), Admit Card, PG/ Ph.D New Exam Date, Admission Process at gbpuat.ac.in

4 hours ago
GBPUAT Admission 2020 - GBPUAT 2020 Admission has been released by G.B. Pant University Of Agriculture And Technology for JoSAA Round 3 Seat Allotment Result Out, UG and PG courses ....
University

TS EdCET Result 2020 Released - Check Telangana EDCET Scorecard & Merit List Here, Download Rank Card at edcet.tsche.ac.in

4 hours ago
TS EdCET Result 2020 - Telangana TS EdCET Result 2020 is released by Osmania University, Hyderabad on, 28, October 2020 for the TS EdCET (Telangana State Education Common Entrance ....
University

Pune University Admission 2020 - Checkout the Pune University Admission Process, Exam Dates, Results, Admit Card and More Here

4 hours ago
Pune University Admission 2020 - Candidates can apply for Pune University Admission 2020 from to the M. Sc. Bioinformatics apply till Oct 27, 2020 in online mode at unipune.ac.in, ....
MBA Entrance Exams

CAT Admit Card 2020 (OUT) - How to Download IIM CAT Hall Ticket, Release Date at iimcat.ac.in, Check Exam Schedule

4 hours ago
CAT Admit Card 2020 - Indian Institute of Management IIM has released the CAT Admit Card 2020 on October 28 at 5 PM Today and CAT Hall ticket 2020 can download at iimcat.ac.in ....
University

HPU Admission 2020 - Check Application Form, Exam Date, Eligibility Notification at hpuniv.ac.in

4 hours ago
HPU Admission 2020 - HPU(Himachal Pradesh University) was founded in 1970 and is located in Shimla, Himachal Pradesh, Germany. Himachal Pradesh University(HPU) offers a range of ....


MBA Entrance Exams

Exams
Important Dates
Results
Cut Off
Answer Key
Admit Card
Application Form
Exam Pattern
Syllabus
Question Papers
Counselling
Eligibility
Sample Papers
Score Card
Admission
Merit List

Engineering Exams

Exams
Important Dates
Results
Cut Off
Answer Key
Admit Card
Application Form
Exam Pattern
Syllabus
Question Papers
Counselling
Slot Booking
Eligibility
Sample Papers
Admission
Merit List

CBSE

Exams
Important Dates
Results
Answer Key
Admit Card
Application Form
Exam Pattern
Syllabus
Question Papers
Sample Papers
Admission

Design

Exams
Important Dates
Results
Cut Off
Answer Key
Admit Card
Application Form
Exam Pattern
Syllabus
Counselling
Eligibility
Preparation Tips
Admission

Institute

Exams
Important Dates
Results
Cut Off
Answer Key
Admit Card
Application Form
Exam Pattern
Syllabus
Question Papers
Counselling
Slot Booking
Eligibility
Sample Papers
Admission
Merit List

Medicine and Allied Sciences

Exams
Important Dates
Results
Cut Off
Answer Key
Admit Card
Application Form
Exam Pattern
Syllabus
Question Papers
Counselling
Eligibility
Sample Papers
Admission
Merit List

University

Exams
Important Dates
Results
Cut Off
Answer Key
Admit Card
Application Form