What is NMAT?
NMAT by GMAC (Graduate Management Admission Council) or NMAT exam is a popular computer-based MBA entrance examination in India. Leading B-Schools of India shortlist top talents for admission into MBA courses offered by these colleges. The exam can be taken 3 times during a span of 3 months. Nearly 90,000 candidates register for the examination via online mode.
NMAT 2020 Dates
|Events||Start Date||End Date|
|Scheduling of Exam||02-July-2020||18-Oct-2020|
|Downloading of Official Score Card||Yet to be announced||31-Mar-2021|
- Candidates who have scored at least 50% marks
- No age limit
- Candidate having work experience are also eligible to apply
Candidate having work experience are also eligible to apply
Note: If any candidate is found ineligible in any of the admission stage, that candidate gets disqualified for any further process.
|Test Registration (regular fee)||Rs 2000 + applicable taxes|
|Test Registration (Late)||Rs 2500 + applicable taxes|
|Retake exam fee||Rs 2000 + applicable taxes|
|Reschedule||Rs 1100 + applicable taxes|
|Request for sending NMAT Scores to B-schools other than first five||Rs 200 per B-school + applicable taxes|
NMAT Exam Pattern 2020
|Number of sections||Three|
|Names of the sections
|Duration of exam||2 Hours|
|Language of question paper||English|
|Total number of questions||120|
|Section-wise number of questions||
LR – 40
|Marking Scheme||No Negative Marking|
Step 1: Visit the NMAT official website
Step 2: Create an account using the email id and other basic details. A verification link is going to be sent to the email address provided. Use this link to verify and successfully create an account.
Step 3: Enter the required details in the registration form which include the following:
- Personal information
- Contact details
- Education qualifications along with work experience
- Preference of programs/schools to send scores
- ID, that is to be carried on the day of the test
Step 4: Upload photographs strictly in accordance with the specified format and size.
Step 5: Submit all the details and proceed to pay the fees.
Step 6: After fee payment, candidates are going to receive an “NMAT by GMAC ID”. Make a note of it.
Step 7: After successful registration, candidates can schedule their exam, book slot, and download the admit card from the dashboard.