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NTA CMAT 2020: Common Management Admission Test

The Common Management Admission Test (CMAT) will be conducted by the National Testing Agency (NTA) from 2019 onwards to select suitable graduate candidates for admission in all Management programs offered by various institutions. The CMAT score is accepted by all AICTE-Approved Institutions/University Departments/Constituent Colleges/Affiliated Colleges.

It is a national level entrance examination for entry into management programmes. Till 2018, it was conducted by All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) every year as per the directions of Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD), Government of India.

The CMAT is a three hour computer based online test conducted in a single session to evaluate the candidate's ability across various segments like Quantitative Technique, Logical Reasoning, Language Comprehension and General Awareness.

CMAT 2020 Dates

Registration Date: 01.12.2019
Admit Card: 24.12.2019
Date of Examination: 24.01.2020
Result: 03.02.2020

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CMAT 2020 Eligibility Criteria

a. Candidates must be a citizen of India.
b. Candidates who have completed their graduation in any discipline are eligible to apply for CMAT exam.
c. Candidates who are in their final year of graduation (10+2+3) and whose result will be declared before commencement of admission for academic year 2020-21 are also eligible to apply for CMAT online exam.

CMAT 2020 Test Fee

  • General/OBC: Rs.1400 Bank charges as applicable
  • General/ Non creamy layer OBC Male - Rs 1400/- Female – Rs. 700/-
  • SC/ST/PwD Male - Rs 700/- Female – Rs. 700/-
  • Transgender Rs. 700/-

CMAT 2020 Exam Pattern

CMAT 2020 is a completely CBT or computer based test. CMAT 2020 would have 4 sections with multiple choice questions.
Section 1
Quantitative Techniques and Data Interpretation
Number of Questions - 25
Total Marks - 100

Section 2
Logical reasoning
Number of Questions - 25
Total Marks - 100

Section 3
Language comprehension
Number of Questions - 25
Total Marks - 100

Section 4
General Awareness
Number of Questions - 25
Total Marks - 100
  • Total Number of questions -100
  • Total number of marks- 400
  • Duration of the CMAT 2018: 3 hours (180 minutes)
  • Time per section in CMAT 2018: 45 minutes

Marking scheme for CMAT 2020 should be kept in mind. You will be given 4 marks per correct answer and in case of incorrect answers 1 mark will be deducted from the same.

CMAT 2020 Payment Process

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

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 2020 Admit Card

Admit cards for CMAT will be available online on NTA official site. Once the required procedures have been done, candidates can download the CMAT 2020 admit cards from the NTA website.

CMAT 2020 Result

One can check the result online which is declared around March. Merit lists are provided to the respective State Governments. Then the government allots candidates central counseling procedures for admissions. In the absence of the same, the candidates can apply to their preferred university using the scores.

Institutes Accepting CMAT 2020 Scores

  1. Great Lakes Institute of Management, Chennai
  2. Prin. LN Welingkar Institute of Management Development and Research, Mumbai
  3. Goa Institute of Management, Goa
  4. Institute of Public Enterprise, Hyderabad
  5. Xavier Institute of Management and Entrepreneurship, Bangalore
  6. Alliance School of Business, Bangalore
  7. Balaji Institute of Modern Management, Pune
  8. Shri Dharmasthala Manjunatheshwara Institute for Management Development, Mysore
  9. MYRA School of Business, Mysore
  10. Jaipuria Institute of Management, Lucknow
  11. Asia Pacific Institute of Management, New Delhi
  12. Acharya Bangalore Business School, Bangalore
  13. Jaipuria Institute of Management, Noida
  14. Pune University MBA (PUMBA) Department of Management Sciences
  15. Indian Institute of Social Welfare and Business (IISWBM), Kolkata
  16. Doon Business School, Dehradun
  17. Birla Institute of Technology, Mesra
  18. Indian Institute of Plantation Management, Bangalore
  19. Future Business School, Kolkata
  20. Sydenham Institute of Management Studies Research and Entrepreneurship Education (SIMSREE) Mumbai
  21. WeSchool Mumbai & Bangalore
  22. ITM Business School, Bangalore
  23. TERI University, Delhi
  24. KJ Somaiya Institute of Management Studies and Research, Mumbai
  25. Indira School of Business Studies, Pune
  26. Dr. DY Patil Institute of Management, Pune

Contact Details

Registered office:
Department of Higher Education
Ministry of Human Resource Development
West Block – 1, Wing No. 6, 2nd Floor, R K Puram, New Delhi – 110016

National Testing Agency
C-20 1A/8 ,Sector 62
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Telephone Enquiry: 0120-3946612
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