HPU MAT Selection Procedure 2018

HPU MAT Selection Procedure HPU MAT Selection Procedure 2018 - The selection procedure of HPU MAT 2018 will commence after the declaration of the result of the exam in the month of June. The HPU MAT 2018 selection procedure will take place for the candidates who qualify the HPU MAT 2018 exam and meet the cutoff criterion as decided by the Himachal Pradesh University Business School (HPUBS), the conducting body of the exam. The selection procedure of HPU MAT 2018 will include Group Discussion and Personal Interview. Candidates who qualify these selection rounds will be offered admissions to the University. HPU MAT 2018 will be conducted in the first week of June. As many as 2535 candidates out of 2805 applicants had appeared for HPU MAT last year. The number is expected to go up this year. In this article, candidates can check all the information related to the HPU MAT 2018 selection procedure.


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Important Dates for HPU MAT Selection Procedure 2018



HPU MAT 2018

May 26, 2018

Result Date

June 2018

GD/Interview Date for Subsidized Seats

Third week of June 2018

GD/Interview Date for Non-Subsidized Seats

Third week of June 2018

Declaration of Final Result

June/July 2018

HPU MAT Selection Procedure 2018


The final selection for HPU MAT 2018 will be made on the basis of the following parameters and weight-ages:


HPU MAT 2018 Selection Procedure - Weightage to Each Factor

Application Rating

30 marks (10 percent weightage to the marks obtained in Class X, Class XII and Graduation)


50 marks

Group Discussion

10 marks

Personal Interview

10 marks

The conducting body of the exam has the right to change the weightage given to each factor at any stage of the selection procedure.


HPU MAT Reservation in subsidised Category Seats


Seats reserved for subsidised test takers who are seeking admission to MBA programme will be subject to the following conditions:

  • 15% and 7and half seats will be reserved for candidates from SC/ST background

  • The remaining 77 and a half % seats will be occupied by students irrespective of colleges from where they have passed out

  • 75% of the seats will be occupied by candidates who have cleared their qualifying examination from HP University or Dr. Y S Parmar University of Horticulture and Forestry or HP Krishi Vishwavidayalaya Palampur.

The breakup of subsidised seats hasn’t released yet by the University. Let’s have a look at the last year’s break-up. It’s likely to remain same this year.


The breakup of Subsidised seats for previous Academic Session


Subsidised seats

Open to all


Internal General






Sports Person


Cultural Activist


Physical Challenged




Defence Personal (Supernumerary)


Single Girl Child (Supernumerary)


J&K Domicile



After the results and cut off are announced, shortlisted candidates will appear for GD & PI. At the time of GD and PI, test takers have to submit their documents and an evidence that they have been shortlisted to avail the final admission to HPUBS.


HPUBS offers total 120 seats, out of which 60 seats are for subsidised categories and the other 60 for non-subsidised categories. HPU MAT 2018 will be conducted for the candidates who wish to study management at the Himachal Pradesh University Business School.

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Shahbaj Khan 22 days ago

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When HPU MAT is going to held in 2018?

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Surbhi Dongare 22 days 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

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Cutt off for HPU-MAT??

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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 9 months ago

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Priyanka Kaul Expert 9 months ago

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It is an average business school for management studies.
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