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Given below are the details on cmat 2018 exam like dates, eligibitiy and aplication form notififcation. Today, a bachelor degree is not sufficient. Possessing a specialized degree in post graduation is must in order to survive in this cutthroat world; this is where MBA degree rules the roost. In the past decade, a new trend has emerged in the field of education. It has been observed that only MBAs are in the rise. Till 2011, plenty of management aptitude tests were conducted to get admission to the course. As a result, candidates had to go through unexpressed traumatic period. To change the scenario, AICTE (All India Council for Technical Education), being the responsible body for organizing and proper coordination of technical and management education launched CMAT exam.

CMAT stands for Common Management Aptitude test. The entrance exam is conducted to judge the students’ capabilities in various skills such as logical reasoning, data interpretation and current affairs. It’s a mandatory test to secure admission to the first year of post graduate management programmes in the colleges that are approved by AICTE. There are more than 3500 business schools that utilized CMAT score for admission.

AICTE now has decided to held only one CMAT Online Test from academic year 2016-17 onwards.
CMAT 2018 Eligibility:-
Applicant must be a citizen of India.
Graduates in any discipline can apply for CMAT exam.
Final year students of Graduate Courses (10+2+3) whose result will be declared before commencement of admission for academic year 2018-19 can also apply for CMAT online exam.

CMAT Registration / Application Form

CMAT 2018 Application Form / Registration:-

Apply online at website: - http://www.aicte-cmat.in from 20th October 2017 to 18th December 2017 (10:00 AM)
You need to upload your scanned photo while registering, hence keep ready a scanned clear photo of yours taken on a white background. The size of this photo should be 140 x 160 (≤ 60Kb). 
You need to upload your scanned signature while registering, hence keep ready your scanned clear signature done on a white background. The size of this signature file should be 60 x 90 (≤ 30Kb). 
The fee for General / OBC candidates appearing for CMAT is Rs.1400 + Bank charges as applicable; whereas for Female /SC/ST/PWD category candidates fee is Rs.700 + Bank charges as applicable.
Mode of Payment -
Mode i) ONLINE PAYMENT: You can select ONLINE PAYMENT mode and then do the payment using Credit card / Debit card / Net Banking.
Mode ii) CASH Payment in SBI bank: You can select this option to pay by CASH at any of the designated SBI bank branch. Once you select this option and proceed, you will see a CHALLAN on your screen with your details already filled in it. You need to take 3 PRINT OUTS of this CHALLAN, fill in the detailswherever required in all the copies, and walk in to your nearest SBI bank branch with CASH on the next day of generation of Challan. Cash Deposit will be accepted only from the next day of your Challan generation.
E.g. If you Generate and Print the Challan copies on 24th October, 2017, then walk in to the nearest SBI bank branch with Challan copies and deposit the CASH by 25th October 2017 onwards. 
NOTE: The last date to pay ’CASH’ in bank is 19th December 2017 and from there onwards to complete registration is 20th December 2017. Submission of final application after payment (CASH PAYMENT THROUGH BANK) will not be possible after 20th December, 2017.

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CMAT Exam Dates

CMAT 2018 Date:- 21st January 2018.



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CMAT Syllabus

CMAT 2018 Syllabus:-

There is no set syllabus for the exam but questions will be asked various common subjects such as Analytical Reasoning and Decision Making, Logical Reasoning and Data interpretation. The test will also include Basic English i.e. reading comprehension, verbal ability and verbal reasoning. 


Paper Pattern

CMAT 2018 Pattern:-

Duration of test is 180 minutes.

Quantitative Techniques & Data Interpretation - 25 Qs - 100 marks
Logical Reasoning - 25 Qs - 100 marks
Language Comprehension - 25 Qs - 100 marks
General Awareness - 25 Qs - 100 marks
There shall be negative marking for wrong answers, for each wrong answer 1 mark shall be deducted .

CMAT Preparation

There is no other option than ‘Practice’ because Practice makes man perfect. Although, CMAT is bit easier than other management aptitude tests, but practicing several hours of previous years papers will be a great help for you. In order to score more marks, get your basics clear. This defiantly goes with English section. Make sure you don’t get encountered with grammatical errors. Get comfortable with computer in order to avoid nervy moments, since many of us are more comfortable with paper based examination. 


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CMAT Notification

CMAT 2018 Notification:-

Apply online at website:- http://www.aicte-cmat.in from 20th October 2017 to 18th December 2017
CMAT 2018 Date - 21st January 2018.


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Comments (4)
My G.K is very Low. How can I improve itto score well in my CMAT exams????? Please help!!!!!!!!!!!!
Posted By : Aarti
Posted On : 19 July 2013
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You can check this website where you can learn easily about G.K and Check CMAT Syllabus 2018 here http://indguru.com/2017/cmat-syllabus/37726/
Posted By : Riya Mehra
Posted On : 21 September 2017
For reasoning which book is prefer for CMAT 2014 http://theresultsjobs.com/
Posted By : hiren
Posted On : 30 May 2014
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Very helpful but i want the dates for 2013-2014.. please send them on my email id.
Posted By : Taherin M. Shaikh
Posted On : 03 July 2013
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will u pls update the dates of 2014 cmat xm to my mobile
Posted By : smita patel
Posted On : 02 July 2013
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will u pls update the dates of 2014 cmat xm to my mobile
Posted By : vikas
Posted On : 26 April 2013
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