HPU MAT Selection Procedure 2018
Vikas Gaur, 09 Jun 2018, #HPU MAT

HPU MAT Selection Procedure 2018 - The selection procedure of HPU MAT 2018 will start now as the result of HPU MAT 2018 has been declared on June 9. Candidates can visit the official website of the exam to download the result. Test takers need to login with their registration no. and date of birth to download the result. 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 was conducted on Saturday, May 26, 2018. As many as 2535 candidates out of 2805 applicants had appeared for HPU MAT last year. In this article, candidates can check all the information related to the HPU MAT 2018 selection procedure.

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HPU MAT 2018 (conducted)

May 26, 2018, Saturday

Result Date (announced)

June 9, 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 is conducted for the candidates who wish to study management at the Himachal Pradesh University Business School.

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