Given below are the details on cmat 2016 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 2017 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 2017-18 can also apply for CMAT online exam.
CMAT Registration / Application Form
CMAT 2017 Application Form / Registration:-
Apply online at website:- http://aicte-gpat.in from 10th October 2016 to 25th December 2016.
The fee for General / OBC candidates appearing for GPAT is Rs.1400 + Bank charges as applicable; whereas for Female /SC/ST/PWD category candidates fee is Rs.700 + Bank charges as applicable.
Payment can be done via two modes:
Mode i) ONLINE Payment: You can select ONLINE PAYMENT mode and then do the payment using Credit card / Debit card / Net Banking
Once your payment is successfully done, you will receive a confirmation E-mail and SMS. Once you have received the successful payment confirmation, you can proceed with the remaining part of registration process
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 details wherever 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.
CMAT Application Form
CMAT Exam Dates
CMAT 2017 Date:- 28th January, 2017
29th January,2017 (Reserved Day).
CMAT Colleges in India
Top MBA Colleges in India
CMAT 2017 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.
CMAT 2017 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 .
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.
CMAT Preparation Tips
CMAT Coaching Institutes
CMAT 2017 Notification:-
Apply online at website:- http://aicte-cmat.in from 10th October 2016 to 25th December 2016.
CMAT 2017 Date:- 28th January, 2017
29th January,2017 (Reserved Day)
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