JEMAT 2018

JEMATJEMAT 2018 - Joint Entrance Management Aptitude Test (JEMAT) was conducted on Saturday, May 19, 2018. The JEMAT is a state level eligibility test conducted under the West Bengal government and administered by Maulana Abdul Kalam Azad University of Technology (MAKAUT), West Bengal. The JEMAT 2018 is a written examination which is held once a year for students who aspire to take admissions in MBA/MHA programmes offered by the Private and Government colleges in West Bengal. The candidates who wish to pursue management courses must appear JEMAT 2018. Any student who completed his/her Under-graduation in Humanities/Science/Commerce/Engineering/Technology/Medical/Dental or is in the final year of completion is eligible to apply for the JEMAT 2018. The online JEMAT 2018 application form had been issued on April 6, 2018, and concluded on May 12, 2018.  Careers360 brings to you all the important aspects pertaining to JEMAT 2018 such as eligibility criteria, application form and process, important dates, exam pattern, and result among others.

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JEMAT 2018: Fast Facts

Exam Name

Joint Entrance Management Aptitude Test

Commonly Known As


Exam Type

State Level

Exam Category

Post Graduate

Conducting Body

Maulana Abdul Kalam Azad University of Technology (MAKAUT), West Bengal

JEMAT Important Dates 2018

The table underneath brings to you the important dates related to JEMAT 2018. All candidates should be aware of the dates related to the exam so that they do not skip the deadlines.

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The important dates of JEMAT 2018 MBA Examination


Important Dates

Online Application Start Date

April 6, 2018

Online Application End Date

May 12, 2018 (concluded)

Last date of receipt of hard copy

May 14, 2018 

Admit Card Release Date

May 15, 2018 (released)

JEMAT 2018 Exam (Pen and Paper-Based Exam)

May 19, 2018 (Conducted)

Result announcement

Last week of May, 2018

GD/PI sessions

Yet to be announced

Counselling session

Yet to be announced 

JEMAT Answer Key 2018


JEMAT 2018 answer key will be released by the examination authority after the examination gets concluded in the pdf format. Using this answer key, the candidates would be able to estimate their marks to be obtained by them. The answer key will be published only by official authority as well as by educational experts from various coaching institutes.


JEMAT Result 2018


The result of JEMAT 2018 will tentatively be declared around the last week of May, 2018 by the exam conducting authority, MAKAUT, W.B. Test takers who obtain the minimum scores/marks will qualify for the further rounds of Group Discussion(GD) and Personal Interview (PI) to be conducted by Maulana Abdul Kalam Azad University of Technology, West Bengal. Thereafter the shortlisted candidates would be attending the counselling process.


JEMAT Counselling 2018


JEMAT 2018 counselling procedure is conducted by MAKAUT, W.B. The counselling procedure commences after the JEMAT qualified candidates appear for Group Discussion(GD) and Personal Interview (PI). On the scores obtained in the GD-PI rounds, candidates are shortlisted for the JEMAT 2018 counselling process.



JEMAT Admit Card 2018


JEMAT 2018 admit card has been released on May 15, 2018. The candidates should carry the admit card while entering the examination hall. Only candidates who will successfully register for the exam, will be issued the hall ticket/admit card of JEMAT 2018. Candidates can view and download the JEMAT admit cards by entering their Registration number and Password.

The admit card would carry the following information-

  • Place of Exam

  • Date of Exam

  • Time of Exam

  • General Instructions

JEMAT Exam Pattern 2018


The exam pattern of JEMAT 2018 will be objective type consisting of three sections covering two hours. Following are the fast facts about the JEMAT 2018 exam pattern:-

  • Mode of Exam- Pen and Paper mode (Offline)

  • Total duration- Two Hours

  • Number of questions- 100

  • Type of questions- Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ)

  • Negative Marking- Yes. (0.25 marks would be deducted for every incorrect answer).



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100 questions

100 marks

JEMAT Eligibility Criteria 2018


For getting admitted to the management programme, the eligibility criteria for JEMAT 2018 has to be considered and fulfilled by the aspirants. The exam conducting body, MAKAUT, W.B has officially announced the eligibility criteria for appearing in JEMAT 2018 exam. The minimum qualification for getting admissions to MBA programmes is a Bachelors degree in Arts/Science/Commerce/Engineering/Technology /Medical /Dental/Agriculture or other professional courses from recognized universities. The candidates who expect their graduation results by September of a given year may also register for JEMAT examination.


 Following are the criteria mentioned below:-

  • A graduate (in any discipline) of minimum three years’ duration from any university or a recognised institute or university.

  • The candidates who have completed any of the professional programmes from any recognized university will also be eligible to appear for the state level entrance exam.

  • The final year student pursuing undergraduate studies is also eligible to apply for JEMAT 2018.

JEMAT Application Form 2018


The eligible aspirants need to register and duly fill the JEMAT 2018 application form. The candidates are expected to provide genuine information. Wrong information may result in cancelling a candidature. The application form of JEMAT 2018 was made available from April 6, 2018, and the deadline for filling the application form was May 12, 2018. Candidates had to submit the physical documents to the university latest by May 14, 2018. In the application form, candidates need to provide all the necessary personal details, including Candidate’s Name, Gender, Date of Birth, Category, whether person with Disability, Written test centre, educational Qualification, E-mail ID, Mobile Number, Communication Address, Declaration, etc. On submission, applicants would be prompted to check the details and do the needful corrections, if any, and finally, submit the JEMAT 2018 application form.


Photo and signature verification: The image file of both photo and signature should be uploaded in the.JPG or.JPEG format. There were two different options for uploading the photo and signature of the aspiring test taker. Candidates had to click on “Upload Photograph and Signature.”


Application Fee:

The payment of the application fee was accepted in online mode (via Netbanking/Debit card/Credit card). Apart from the online payment, candidates could also pay through Cash Challan through Corporation Bank and forwarded the receipt by post to MAKAUTWB before the application deadline. However, Cheques, Money orders, Postal orders, Banker’s cheques, and Demand Drafts were not be accepted towards the application fee. After making the payment, candidates have received the online Payment Slip which needs to be preserved for future reference. 


Application Fee


Rs 600

SC/ST/PWD (Appropriate certificates must be provided in case of SC/ST/PWD candidates).

Rs 300

How to apply for JEMAT 2018?

Online JEMAT 2018 application forms are to be filled up and the hard copy along with required documents and a demand draft has to be sent to the University. Candidates would be asked to upload the scanned image of self and his/her signature in the specified format. After submitting the online application form of JEMAT 2018, candidates should take a print of the filled-in form and attest it with other relevant documents.


What documents are required to be attached with the JEMAT Application form 2018?

Following attested documents had to be attached along with application form of JEMAT 2018 and the DD-

  • Marksheets (self-attested)

  • Certificates and other testimonials

  • Caste certificate (in case of SC/ST/OBC) candidates.

Candidates should not have forgotten to mention their name, the application form number, and contact details on the envelope to avoid confusion.



Maulana Abul Kalam Azad University of Technology [West Bengal]

West Bengal University of Technology

BF-142, Sector- I

Salt Lake Kolkata- 700064