CMAT Eligibility Criteria 2021
CMAT Eligibility Criteria 2021 - The National Testing Agency (NTA) will specify the CMAT 2021 eligibility criteria. Candidates who wish to appear for the Common Management Admission Test must check the CMAT eligibility criteria 2021 which includes the academic qualification and the marks scored in the qualifying exam. The eligibility criteria of CMAT 2021 also prescribe the age criteria of the applicants. CMAT entrance test will be conducted annually in (CBT) Computer Based mode. CMAT 2021 will tentatively be held in the last week of January 2021. Before filling CMAT 2021 application form candidates should check its eligibility. Read the full article by Careers360 to know all the details about CMAT eligibility criteria 2021 such as academic qualification, age criteria, nationality, etc. As well as all the important dates related to CMAT 2021.
Important Dates for CMAT 2021
Candidates can check all the important dates of CMAT 2021 eligibility criteria in the table given below.
Schedule of CMAT 2021
Commencement of CMAT 2021 online application form
First week of November 2020
Last date to fill CMAT 2021 application form
Last week of November 2020
Last date for the payment of CMAT 2021 registration fee
Second week of December 2020
Availability of CMAT 2021 admit card
Fourth week of December 2020
Last week of January 2021
Releasing of CMAT 2021 question paper and answer key
First week of February 2021
Start and end date to challenge CMAT 2021 answer key
Last week of January to the first week of February 2021
Declaration of CMAT 2021 result
First week of February 2021
CMAT Eligibility Criteria 2021 - Highlights
Before filling CMAT 2021 application form, candidates should check the academic details which fall under the eligibility criteria of CMAT 2021.
Applicant should have done their graduation in any discipline.
Those who are pursuing their final year of graduation are also eligible to apply for CMAT 2021.
Nationality: Candidate must be a citizen of India.
Age Limit: There is no age bar to apply for CMAT 2021.
Course Wise Eligibility Criteria for CMAT 2021
For Executive PGDM - Candidate should have done their Graduation degree in any discipline along with five years of minimum experience.
For PGCM - Graduate in any discipline
For MBA and PGDM - Candidate should have done their bachelor’s in any discipline.
CMAT 2021 Eligibility Criteria - Educational Qualification
CMAT Reservation Policy 2021
The eligibility criteria of CMAT 2021 will also specify the reservation policy. Private participating institutes of CMAT 2021 have their own reservation policy as compared to such institutions run by the central government. The CMAT 2021 reservation policy is mentioned in the table below.
Reservation Criteria for Different Categories (As per last year trend)
Scheduled Caste (SC)
Scheduled Tribe (ST)
Other Backward Class (OBC- Non Creamy layer)
Every category will constitute 5% of reservation for persons with disabilities.
Those who don’t fall under the OBC-NCL category, have to choose the General category.
Categories of disabilities (should not less than 40%) are as follows.
Autism, specific learning disability, intellectual disability, and mental illness.
Deaf and hard of hearing.
Locomotor disability (Cerebral palsy, leprosy cured, acid attack survivors, muscular dystrophy and dwarfism)
Multiple disabilities from amongst persons under clauses.
CMAT 2021 - Participating Institutes
Goa Institute of Management, Goa
Great Lakes Institute of Management, Chennai
Balaji Institute of Modern Management, Pune
Xavier Institute of Management and Entrepreneurship, Bangalore
Asia Pacific Institute of Management, New Delhi
MYRA School of Business, Mysore
Indian Institute of Social Welfare and Business (IISWBM), Kolkata
Jaipuria Institute of Management, Noida
Future Business School, Kolkata
Birla Institute of Technology, Mesra
TERI University, Delhi
WeSchool Mumbai & Bangalore
Dr. DY Patil Institute of Management, Pune
Indira School of Business Studies, Pune
ITM Business School, Bangalore
KJ Somaiya Institute of Management Studies and Research, Mumbai
Indian Institute of Plantation Management, Bangalore
Sydenham Institute of Management Studies Research and Entrepreneurship Education (SIMSREE) Mumbai
Pune University MBA (PUMBA) Department of Management Sciences
Doon Business School, Dehradun
Jaipuria Institute of Management, Lucknow
Acharya Bangalore Business School, Bangalore
Shri Dharmasthala Manjunatheshwara Institute for Management Development, Mysore
CMAT Application Form 2021
National Testing Agency (NTA) will release the CMAT 2021 application form tentatively in the first week of November 2020. Candidates can register till the last week of November 2020. CMAT 2021 registration form will be available in online mode. Before filling CMAT 2021 online application form checking it’s eligibility criteria is the foremost thing. While filling CMAT application form candidates need to enter their personal and academic details. Apart from that candidates need to upload the scanned copies of relevant documents such as Photographs and Signature and pay the amount of application fee.
Frequently Asked Question (FAQs) - CMAT Eligibility Criteria 2021
Question: Can I use a calculator in the CMAT exam?
No, like every entrance exam calculators are prohibited in CMAT.
Question: Which book is best for CMAT 2021 Preparation?
Best books for CMAT are as follows.
How to Prepare for Quantitative Aptitude for the CAT by Arun Sharma.
Quantitative Aptitude for Competitive Examinations by RS Agarwal.
Quantitative Aptitude by R.S. Aggarwal.
Quantitative Aptitude for the CMAT and other MBA Entrance Examination by Jaimin Shah.
Question: Is there any negative marking in CMAT?
Yes, a negative marking scheme is applicable. 1 Mark shall be deducted for every wrong answer.
Questions related to CMAT
I am class 12 (pcm) student My aim is to get into the top B schools ,And I am from non english(my english is not much good ) background what should I do for exams cat, cmat, xat and more, which branch should I take for backup ?
First of all you have said that your English is not strong enough but let me tell you it's perfectly fine. To get admission in any top B school, you need to qualify the entrance examinations and before that you might opt for BBA degree, you can also pursue any subjects in your bachelor degree.
You can visit this page for detailed information about BBA degree BBA (Bachelor of Business Administration)
I hope this will help you.
i have scored 76.23 percentile (general) in cmat,what are the chances of getting admission in jamia hamdard for MBA?
Yes, you can get admission for MBA course through Jamia Hamdard University (JHU) based on your CMAT exam score card. Those candidates who are qualified in any one of the entrance exam like, CMAT / MAT /GMAT / XAT /CAT / GPAT / ATMA are eligible to get admission for MBA course through Jamia Hamdard University.
MBA ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA THROUGH JAMIA HAMDARD UNIVERSITY:-
A Bachelor’s degree in any discipline with a minimum of 50% aggregate marks from recognized university which is approved by UGC are eligible to apply for MBA course.
5% relaxation will be applicable for reserved category students and Final year student can also eligible to apply for this course.
It is necessary the must have appeared and qualified in MBA entrance exams, CMAT / MAT / CAT / ATMA / XAT / GMAT with good marks.
Hope this helps!
All the best for your future.
Whats official information about CAT 2020, NMAT 2020, SNAP 2020, CMAT 2021 and XAT 2021 ? When will they happen and what are the changes they are bringing this year ? #MBA
MBA is a two year postgraduate program offered by many management institutes in India. The admission to these colleges are made on the basis of different entrance exams. Following is a tentative date for conduct of various MBA entrance exam for your reference:
- Common Admission Test (CAT)- November 29, 2020
- Maharashtra MBA Common Entrance Test- March 2021
- Common Management Admission Test (CMAT)- January 2021
- Xavier Aptitude Test- January 2021
- Symbiosis National Aptitude (SNAP) Test -December 13, 2020
- NMAT by Graduate Management Admission Council - Oct 4 to Dec 17, 2020
- TISS-NET- January 10, 2021
- MICAT - December 5, 2020 to January 23, 2021
- IRMASAT - February 2021
Hope this helps.. Good luck
if cat exam is necassory to attend any other entrance exams like cmat,kmat etc..
CAT and CMAT entrance exams are national level entrance exams to get admission in Management courses in postgraduate level. The participating institutes of CAT are 20 IIMs, IITs, JBIMS, MDI, SPJIMR, IMI, FMS and more than 500 colleges accept CAT score across the country. CMAT score is accepted by all the institutes which are AICTE-Approved. Admission process, cut off will be different for each entrance exam. And KMAT is a state level entrance exam for admission to MBA and PGDM in colleges of Karnataka. Depending on your preferences of course, institute, financial assistance you can opt any of the entrance exam. CAT is not necessary to appear in CMAT, KMAT etc.
i got 89 percentile in cmat is it possible to get admission in TBS
Admission is Not totally based upon CMAT score. The marks from different areas are calculated and then added up, and then decided about the admission. Below is the Weightage is given below:
Criteria.......................................................................................Weightage in %
10th Mark 10
12th Marks 10
Graduation Marks 10
Qualifying Test Score 10
Case Study Analysis 20
Personal Interview 1 10
Personal Interview 2 10
Work Experience 20
Hope My Answer Helped You.
Best Of Luck For Future.