NMAT 2019: Registration, Retake, Rescheduling Dates
NMAT 2019 Online Registration has started from 3rd July 2018, the exam date will be conducted from 4th October 2018 to 17th December 2018. NMAT is a management entrance examination conducted by graduate management admission council (GMAC) every year. It aims at selecting deserving candidates and offers them admission management courses. NMAT 2019 is a computer-based examination and can be taken three times in a given admission cycle and the candidates have the opportunity select the best attempt out of these three. In this entrance exam, one can select the order of sections as according to their choice. A long testing window allows the students to choose a convenient test date. The 75- day test window usually opens in the first week of October and continues until the third week of December every year.
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NMAT 2019 Exam Overview
|Examination Name||NMIMS Management Aptitude Test|
|Popularly Known as||NMAT 2019|
|Organized by||Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC)|
|Exam Purpose||Admission into MBA professional degree programmes in different specializations|
|Type of Exam||MBA Entrance Exam|
|Application Mode||Online (through official website)|
|Application Form Submission start date||3rd July 2018|
|Exam date||4th October 2018 to 17th December 2018|
|Exam Mode||Computer Based Test (CBT)|
|Type of Questions||Objective type questions|
|Exam Duration||120 minutes|
The candidate can choose a date, time and location on the basis of seat availability. NMAT 2019 is expected to be conducted in near about 48 cities in the country and the students can choose the location according to their convenience. The scores of this exam shall be displayed approximately 4 – 5 weeks after the completion of the exam. The candidates can obtain their scorecard by logging into their account. In order to get the in-depth knowledge of application form, eligibility criteria, and exam pattern, the candidates need to go through the article.
NMAT 2019 Application Form
The application form for NMAT 2019 is expected to be released in the month of July. Aspiring candidates are recommended to go through the instructions first and then fill the application form. The students need to complete the online registration before scheduling the entrance examination. One can either go to the official website or click on the direct link so as to complete the registration process. It is to be noted that candidates are required to visit respective university/ college website so as to get details of their admission procedure and also have to submit their respective form separately. The steps involved in NMAT 2019 application form are mentioned here.
Step 1 – Commencement of registration can be done by creating an account on the official website of NMAT by using a valid email address.
Step 2 –The candidates are required to enter contact information, personal details, academic information and work experience. This information should be added correctly as this will be used till the end of the admission procedure of NMAT 2019.
Step 3 –Remember, your date of birth and name in the registration form should be exactly the same as in their qualifying certificate.
Step 4 –After submitting details, the candidates are required to choose the schools to send your scores under school preference section. Up to 5 programs can be included in your registration fee for NMAT 2019. As an additional fee of Rs 200 will be charged for each program added after entering 5 programs.
Step 5 –Next is to upload the scanned image of photo and signature. These images should be as according to the system’s requirement. A signature should be done on white paper so as to maintain its clarity. The photo of the candidate should be free from any sort of reflection and blurriness. Photos with hats, goggles, cap etc will be discarded immediately.
Step 6 –After uploading the images in the NMAT 2019 application form, the candidates need to pay the test fee.
Step 7 –Once you are done with payment, your schedule exam option will be activated in your dashboard so that you can go ahead and schedule your exam.
NMAT 2019 Application Fees
|Test Registration (Early)||Rs 1800 + applicable taxes|
|Test Registration (Late)||Rs 2000 + applicable taxes|
|Retake||Rs 1800 + applicable taxes|
|Reschedule||Rs 1000 + applicable taxes|
|Additional score reports (beyond first five)||Rs 200 per score report + applicable taxes|
Note: Payments will be accepted by:
- Master Card
- American Express
- Debit Card
- Net Banking
- Diners Club
- Mobile Wallets
If you wish to reschedule your appointment, then you must have to pay the registration fee by credit card (Visa, American Express, master card) only.
NMAT 2019 Exam Dates
|Exam Event||Important Date|
|NMAT 2019 Online Registration||3rd July 2018 to 3rd October 2018|
|NMAT Scheduling||3rd July 2018 to 16th October 2018|
|Late Registration acceptance Window||4th October 2018 to 14th October 2018|
|NMAT 2019 Registration – Retake||5th October 2018 to 14th December 2018|
|NMAT Rescheduling||3rd July 2018 to 14th December 2018|
|NMAT 2019 Exam Date||4th October 2018 to 17th December 2018|
|NMAT Result will be declared in||2nd week of January 2019|
Eligibility Criteria for NMAT MBA Exam
Eligibility criteria are a set of terms and conditions which are prescribed by the official exam authority so as to select the candidates. It is recommended for the students to go through these conditions first and then head towards the registration process of NMAT 2019. The eligibility criteria for the students are illustrated here.
Norm 1: Academic Qualification
- The students need to pass the bachelor degree from any recognized university or institute with at least 50% aggregate marks.
- Candidates who are pursuing in the final year are also eligible to apply for this entrance examination.
NMAT Exam Pattern 2019
The exam pattern comprises the mode of exam, time duration, type, number of sections, marking scheme etc. The candidates are suggested to read the test pattern first so as to prepare for the exam of NMAT 2019 as accordingly.
Mode of Exam:
- It is the computer-based online test and gives each aspirant a randomly generated test from a pool of questions, delivered at one at a time.
Type of Exam:
- NMAT 2019 will be objective entrance examination which multiple options will be given for each question and the candidates need to select the right one.
- 120 minutes or 2 hours shall be provided to the candidates so as to finish the exam. No extra or additional time shall be allotted under any circumstance.
Number of Sections:
- The exam comprises three sections i.e. Language skills, quantitative skills and logical reasoning. It should be noted that these three sections are individually timed and the candidates need to attempt questions of each section within the allotted time period. It is advised that test takers must review their answers before moving towards the next section as once he closes the section, his marked answers will be considered as final one. After closing the section, no modifications will be allowed under any circumstance.
Distribution of Questions:
|Language skills||32||22 minutes|
|Quantitative Skills||48||60 minutes|
|Logical reasoning||40||38 minutes|
|Total||120 questions||120 minutes or 2 hours|
- No negative marking will be done for the wrong answers and the candidates can freely choose the guessed option without worrying about any deduction.