NMAT is a national-level entrance test for management programmes. It is conducted by Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC) for admissions in renowned colleges such as Narsee Monjee Institute of Management Studies (NMIMS), Alliance University, SRM University, BML Munjal University, VIT University, Ansal University and ICFAI Business School IBS) and XIM Bhubaneswar.

NMAT by GMAC is a computer-based test of two hours duration conducted by Pearson VUE at 35 locations across India. It is conducted in a 75-day schedule between October-December and the candidates are allowed to give three attempts of the examination. The best of the three scores are considered for admission to some of the Top B-Schools of India which accepts NMAT by GMAC Score.

ELIGIBILITY

There are no such specific Eligibility norms specified by NMAT by GMAC. However, it is advisable for test takers to understand the eligibility norms as specified by different Institutes the candidates are willing to apply for before registering for this examination.

The general eligibility criteria which the candidates need to fulfill are as follows:

  •       The candidates must hold a bachelor’s degree in any of discipline from any recognized     university with an aggregate of at least 50% marks.
  •       The candidates in the final year of graduation can also apply, provided they complete     all the prescribed formalities in stipulated time. 

 

EXAM PATTERN

  •       NMAT by GMAC is a computer-based examination of 120 minutes.
  •       It has a total of 120 objective questions divided into three sections.
  •       The students are can choose the sequence of sections to be answered but are not     allowed to switch from one section to another in between.
  •       The division of questions and sections is as follows:

S.N

Section

Number of Questions

Time in minutes

1

Language Skills

32

22

2

Quantitative Skills

48

60

3

Logical Reasoning

40

38

 

TOTAL

120

120

 

  •       Candidates can take up to three attempts and best of the three scores is used     for admission purpose.
  •       There is no scheme of negative marking. 

 

APPLICATION AND REGISTRATION PROCESS:

The registration for this exam is made online. The candidates must ensure the following before applying for NMAT by GMAC:

  •       Valid email-id
  •       Valid phone number
  •       Scanned copy of required documents in prescribed size and format.
  •       Scanned copy of photograph and signature in the prescribed size and format.
  •       The preference of location for Test Centre.

 

STEPS FOR SUCCESSFUL REGISTRATION:

  •       Visit the official website: nmat.org.in
  •       Register and create a profile.
  •       Once the email-id is validated, fill the online Application Form.
  •       Submit the filled application form and make the payment.

 

TEST FEES:

ACTIVITY

FEES

NMAT Registration Fees

Rs 1800/- + applicable taxes

NMAT Late Registration Fees

Rs 2000/- + applicable taxes

Retake Fees

Rs 1800/- + applicable taxes

Rescheduling Fees

Rs 1000/- + applicable taxes

 The NMAT by GMAT charges fees separately for each service provided. The amount to be paid for various activities is as mentioned below:

 

MODE OF PAYMENT:

The payment for application fees can be made in any of the following ways:

  •       Credit Card/Debit Card
  •       Net Banking
  •       Demand Draft

 

TEST CENTRE:

The test is held across in 35 locations across India. The candidates select the slot for examination on the website after successful registration.

 

ADMIT CARD:

After successful completion of registration, the candidates can download the admit card by following the below-mentioned steps:

  •       Visit the official website: nmat.org.in
  •       Login with user’s credentials
  •       Download the admit card

 

IMPORTANT DATES:

EVENT

START DATE

END DATE

Registration

July-03-2018

Oct-03-2018

Scheduling

Jul-03-2018

Oct-16-2018

Late Registration

Oct-04-2018

Oct-14-2018

Registration for Retake

Oct-05-2018

Dec-14-2018

Rescheduling

Jul-03-2018

Dec-14-2018

Admit Card Availibility

Sept-2018

Dec-2018

Exam Date

Oct-04-2018

Dec-17-2018