HPU MAT Exam Pattern 2018

HPU MAT Exam PatternHPU MAT Exam Pattern 2018 - Himachal Pradesh University Business School (HPUBS) prescribes the HPU MAT 2018 exam pattern. As per the HPU MAT exam pattern 2018, the test carried 200 objective type questions divided into four major sections. The duration of the exam was two hours (120 minutes). Questions related to Reasoning, General Knowledge, English language were asked in the exam. Candidates who are planning to appear for the exam must have a look at the HPU MAT exam pattern as it’ll help them prepare in a much professional and structured way. The HPU MAT test is conducted every year for admission to the management programme at HPU Business School. The management entrance exam was conducted on May 26, 2018, Saturday, in offline (paper-pencil) mode. Check more details related to the exam pattern of HPU MAT 2018 including marking scheme, exam centres and more.

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HPU MAT Exam Pattern 2018


The HPU MAT 2018 had four sections: General Intelligence & Critical Reasoning, English Comprehension & Language, General Knowledge & Business Awareness and Numerical Ability/Arithmetic Comprehension & Data Interpretation. Each section will have approximately 50 questions.


The complete HPU MAT 2018 exam pattern for the exam is explained in the table given below.

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HPU MAT Exam Pattern

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No. of Questions


English Comprehension & Language



General Intelligence & Critical Reasoning



General Knowledge & Business Awareness



Numerical Ability & Data Interpretation




HPU MAT 2018 - Marking Scheme


Each question will carry one mark, making it a total 200 marks. Each correct response will be awarded one mark. Interestingly, there is no negative marking for an incorrect response. So, candidates are advised to attempt all the questions.


HPU MAT 2018 – Exam Centres


The HPU MAT 2018 was held across several cities including, Shima, Una, Dharamshala, Chandigarh, Mandi, Palampur, and Hamirpur. Candidates are advised to check the exact test centre online as the conducting body reserves the right to change the centre and exam date. 


Candidates were advised to carry the admit card of HPU MAT 2018 to the exam centre along with an id proof in order to appear for the exam.


HPU MAT 2018 was held on May 26, 2018, by HPUBS. The last date to fill the application form was May 15. The result of the exam has been announced on June 9, 2018. Candidates can download the same from the official website of the exam using their HPU MAT registration number and date of birth. As many as 2,535 candidates appeared for the test out of 2,805 applications last year.

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kavita sohal 4 months ago

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Is there be negative marking in hpu mat?

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ÑÍthesh 4 months ago

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hii kavitha while HPU is one of best mangament college while comes to marking pattern it has 200 question and 1 marks each alloted and suprisingly there is no negative marking for itall the best:...Read More

Shahbaj Khan 5 months ago

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When HPU MAT is going to held in 2018?

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Surbhi Dongare 5 months ago

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Hi, HPU MAT is conducted by HPU Business School. Himachal Pradesh University Management Aptitude Test will be held in the month of June 2018. The exact dates are not out yet. Just be updated. You...Read More

Waseem Khan 5 months ago

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Waseem KhanLast Seen: 4 months 3 weeks agoJoined on: 25-Jan-2017Education Interest: ManagementEducation Level: Graduate & Above

Cutt off for HPU-MAT??

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shalini singh 5 months ago

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The HPU MAT cut off for Open category candidates was 26.75 last year.You can also refer the link below for last year category wise cutoff.https://www.google.co.in/amp/s/bschool.careers360.com/articles...Read More

kashish jain 1 year ago

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Whats the ranking of hpu mat business school in india

ranking of hpubs school in India

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Priyanka Kaul Expert 1 year ago

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It is an average business school for management studies.
You can know about its details below:

HPU MAT Details

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