NMAT by GMAC 2016 is the MBA entrance exam conducted by Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC). The exam will select the candidates for admission to NMIMS University and 15 other B-schools across India. The computer based exam is scheduled from October 6 to December 19, 2016. The application process has started from July 2, 2015 The result for candidates who have taken the test between October 6 and November 19, 2015 is now available.

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Exam Name: NMAT by GMAC 2016


Exam Type: National

Exam Category: PG

Conducting Body: Graduate Management Admission Council- GMAC

NMAT by GMAC 2016 Eligibility CriteriaThe NMAT by GMAC 2016 applicants should be graduates in any discipline from a recognized university with a minimum of 50% marks in aggregate.


NMAT by GMAC 2016 Application ProcedureCandidates have to login to the official website of NMAT by GMAC to register for the exam. The candidates have to schedule the NMAT by GMAC 2016 exam by paying the registration fee through Net Banking, Credit/Debit Card or Demand Draft.


NMAT by GMAC 2016 Admit Card: The admit cards will be available to the candidates after the registration process gets over. Candidates can download it from the official website.


NMAT by GMAC 2016 Exam PatternNMAT by GMAC 2016 is a multiple choice objective type computer based exam. The duration of the exam is 2 hours and the students have to answer a total of 120 questions. The overall exam will be divided into three sections, Quantitative Skills, Language Skills and Logical Reasoning. The sections are timed but there is no particular order in which the sections have to be attempted by the test taker. There is no negative marking in the exam. The computer based NMAT by GMAC 2016 exam will be conducted by GMAC in partenrship with Pearson Vue.


NMAT by GMAC 2016 Selection ProcessFirst the candidates will be shortlisted on the basis of their NMAT by GMAC 2016 exam scores. Later the shortlisted candidates have to appear for Group/Case Discussion, Personal Interview and or Written Ability Test. 

NMAT by GMAC 2016 Important DatesThe important dates are given in the table below.


Registration Starts: Thursday, July 02, 2015

Registration Ends: Monday, October 05, 2015

Scheduling Starts: Friday, July 03, 2015

Scheduling Ends: Thursday, October 22, 2015

Late Registration Starts: Tuesday, October 06, 2015

Late Registration Ends: Monday, October 19, 2015

Rescheduling Starts: Friday, July 03, 2015

Rescheduling Ends: Wednesday, December 16, 2015

Exam Wndow:  Tuesday, October 06, 2015 to Saturday, December 19, 2015

Retake Scheduling Starts: Tuesday, October 06, 2015

Retake Scheduling Ends: Friday, December 18, 2015

Final Announcement of Results Friday, January 15, 2016

NMAT by GMAC 2016 Result: The scores of the candidates will be available after 4-5 weeks. Currently, candidates who have taken the test between October 6 to November 19, 2015 can check their scores. The final result will be declared on January 15, 2016.


NMAT by GMAC 2016 Participating InstitutesThe scores will be accepted by NMIMS University Mumbai, Shirpur, Hyderabad and Bengaluru campuses along with 15 other B-schools/Universities in India. 


Website: https://www.nmat.org.in/


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My NMAT score is 171, CAT petcentile is 56. I am trying to go for IBS, Hyderabad or Mumbai. What chance do I stand to get the admission?

Harshita Sharan Srivastava Student Expert 25th Feb, 2020
Hello aspirant,

You have a decent score to get into IBS Hyderabad or Mumbai. However chances of getting into Hyderabad campus is higher.
As per the past records a nmat score of 150+ and cat percentile of 60 is enough to get shortlisted. Further, Students who will be shortlisted will have to appear for the GDPI rounds.
You can check following link for more information:-

All the best

what colleges should I apply for if my car percentile are 85.33 and cat percentile are 65.53, and nmat score is 159??

Shiksha 14th Feb, 2020


If you would have asked a month earlier, I would have suggested MDI murshidabad & IBS Hyderabad, but for now I'm listing a few Colleges at this score. (Although it's advisable to take a drop if you can afford)

Xiss ranchi, Bimm pune, ITM navi mumbai, Xime banglore, Amity, NDIM, Jaipuria Lucknow, Sdmimd mysore, Aims banglore, Isbm pune, Fiib new delhi, iilm, vit vellore, Thapar, Bml munjal & Alliance banglore.


What is the average score required for CMAT, NMAT, CAT etc to apply in LM Thapar School of Management ?

Anshu Saini 11th Feb, 2020
Hi aspirant,
LM Thapar School of Management cutoff varies on the amount of candidates appearing and the level of difficulty of exams each year.LM Thapar School of ManagementNMATCutoff for previous years was above 150 percentile. Every year LM Thapar School of Management NMAT Cutoff stays near to 150.
LM Thapar School of Management CAT previous yeara Cut Offwas around 70-80 percentile. The LM Thapar School of Management CAT cutoff largely depends on the difficulty of the paper.
Hope this helps.

I have scored 156 in nmat and 171 in cmat. In which colleges i can apply ?

Vaishali Singh 1st Mar, 2020


There are many colleges that will accept this score but it depends on what kind od college you want to take or in which city. Also it depends upon the amount you are willing to invest and the return the college gives. Some institutions you might get a call from are Doon business school, VIT, Athena school of business, IES management college,etc.

For more information go to link: https://www.google.com/amp/s/bschool.careers360.com/articles/top-b-schools-accepting-cmat-scores/amp


is doon university accept nmat score for mba

ayush mishra 31st Jan, 2020

Annu, The admissions to MBA courses in Doon University, Dehradun occurs through the Management Aptitude Test (MAT) and not through NMAT. The Management Aptitude Test is conducted 4 times a year and would be conducted on 2 February, 2020. The MBA Course at Doon University is a full-time 2 year course and the admission is based on a valid MAT Score followed by Group Discussion and Personal Interview (GD and PI).

If you want to know more about MBA at Doon University, Dehradun, you can visit this link


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