JEMAT 2018 - The Joint Entrance Management Aptitude Test, popular as 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 completes 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 has been issued on April 6, 2018, and will continue until May 8, 2018. The JEMAT exam is expected to be conducted on Saturday, May 19, 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
Joint Entrance Management Aptitude Test
Commonly Known As
Maulana Abdul Kalam Azad University of Technology (MAKAUT), West Bengal
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.
The important dates of JEMAT 2018 MBA Examination
Online Application Start Date
April 6, 2018
Online Application End Date
May 8, 2018
Last date of receipt of hard copy
|May 10, 2018|
Admit Card Release Date
May 13, 2018 (tentative)
JEMAT 2018 Exam (Pen and Paper-Based Exam)
May 19, 2018 (tentative)
Last week of May, 2018
Yet to be announced
Yet to be announced
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.
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 is made available from April 6, 2018, and the deadline for filling the application form is May 8, 2018. Candidates have to submit the physical documents to the university latest by May 10, 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 will be two different options for uploading the photo and signature of the aspiring test taker. Candidates have to click on “Upload Photograph and Signature.”
The payment of the application fee will be accepted in online mode (via Netbanking/Debit card/Credit card). Apart from the online payment, candidates can also pay through Cash Challan through Corporation Bank and forward the receipt by post to MAKAUTWB before the application deadline. However, Cheques, Money orders, Postal orders, Banker’s cheques, and Demand Drafts will not be accepted towards the application fee. After making the payment, candidates will receive the online Payment Slip which needs to be preserved for future references.
SC/ST/PWD (Appropriate certificates must be provided in case of SC/ST/PWD candidates).
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 should be attached along with application form of JEMAT 2018 and the DD-
Certificates and other testimonials
Caste certificate (in case of SC/ST/OBC) candidates.
Candidates should not forget to mention their name, the application form number, and contact details on the envelope to avoid confusion.
JEMAT 2018 admit card will be released on May 13. The candidates should carry the admit card while entering the examination hall. Only candidates who will successfully register for the exam, would be issued the hall ticket/admit card of JEMAT 2018.The admit card would carry the following information-
Place of Exam
Date of Exam
Time of Exam
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).
Number of questions
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.
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.
Maulana Abul Kalam Azad University of Technology [West Bengal]
West Bengal University of Technology
BF-142, Sector- I
Salt Lake Kolkata- 700064