About IGNOU OPENMAT 2020
National Testing Agency will conduct Indira Gandhi National Open University MBA Admission Test 2020 on September 15. IGNOU OPENMAT 2020 is conducted for admission to the management programme offered by IGNOU. IGNOU OPENMAT 2020 is a national level examination that will be conducted in online mode. Application form for IGNOU OPENMAT 2020 was released on February 28 and the last date to fill the application form was May 15. NTA also re-extended the application dates from May 31 to June 30. Candidates could download the admit card by entering their login credentials. The result for IGNOU OPENMAT will probably be announced after the exam.
IGNOU OPENMAT 2020 Highlights
|Full Exam Name||Indira Gandhi National Open University Open Management Aptitude Test|
|Short Exam Name||IGNOU OPENMAT|
|Conducting Body||National Testing Agency (NTA)|
|Frequency of Conduct||Once a year|
|Mode of Application||Online|
|Application Fee (General)||800 Rs [Online]|
IGNOU OPENMAT 2020 Important Dates
Past Dates and Events
15 Sep, 2020
Exam | Mode: Online
06 Jul, 2020 - 20 Jul, 2020
Application Correction | Mode: Online
23 May, 2020 - 30 Jun, 2020
Application | Mode: Online
22 Aug, 2019
Advertisement | Mode: Online
IGNOU OPENMAT 2020 Eligibility Criteria
National Testing Agency (NTA) released the eligibility criteria for IGNOU OPENMAT 2020 comprising the parameters which the candidates must meet before they start filling the application form. IGNOU OPENMAT MBA eligibility criteria 2020 includes the academic parameters which the candidates must meet. The academic parameters include the marks which the candidates must score at the graduation level to be eligible to apply for the entrance exam. As per the eligibility criteria of IGNOU OPENMAT 2020, candidates belonging to the general category must have a minimum of 50% marks in aggregate in the qualifying degree. Whereas, students belonging to reserved category must have aggregate of 45% marks in qualifying degree.
IGNOU OPENMAT 2020 Application Process
Mode of Application : Online
Mode of Payment : Net Banking | Credit Card
National Testing Agency released the application form of IGNOU OPENMAT 2020 in online mode. IGNOU OPENMAT MBA application form 2020 on February 28 and the last date for filling the form was extended to June 30. The application correction window is open from July 6 to July 20. Candidates had to ensure that they kept all the information ready with them before filling the application form of IGNOU OPENMAT 2020. The following documents ready before filling the application form:
- Scanned photograph of the candidate
- Scanned image of the signature
Govt Identity Details like Aadhaar Number (last 4 digits)
Election Card (EPIC No.)
Ration Card Number
Bank Account Number
Other valid Government Ids.
|General, OBC||Online||Male, Transgender, Female||₹ 800|
|ST, SC, EWS||Online||Male, Transgender, Female||₹ 600|
IGNOU OPENMAT 2020 Syllabus
IGNOU OPENMAT 2020 Exam Pattern
The exam pattern of IGNOU OPENMAT MBA 2020 includes the type of questions that will be asked in the entrance exam, the duration of the exam. IGNOU OPENMAT MBA exam pattern 2020 also include the mode in which the entrance exam will be conducted, the total marking scheme, the total number of questions that will be asked as well as the sections. As per the IGNOU OPENMAT 2020 exam pattern exam will be conducted in computer-based mode for a duration of three hours. Exam pattern of IGNOU OPENMAT include total of 200 questions each consisting of one mark. The number of questions in each section is provided below:
Exam Pattern of IGNOU MBA 2020:
Mode of Exam
Total number of questions
Duration of the exam
IGNOU OPENMAT 2020 Exam Centers
|Andaman and Nicobar Islands||Port Blair|
|Jammu and Kashmir||Jammu|
Documents Required at Exam
- Admit Card
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
Question: What is the fee for IGNOU OPENMAT?
The fee for IGNOU OPENMAT was Rs 800 (For Unreserved category) and Rs 600 for Reserved category candidates.
Question: Is there any relaxation in fee for reserve category candidates?
No, there is no fee relaxation for reserved category candidates. All category candidates had to pay the same amount.
Question: What will be the duration of MBA/ PG Diplomas?
The Minimum Duration of MBA is 2 years and PG Diploma is 1 year.
Questions related to IGNOU OPENMAT
can I change my IGNOU OPENMAT exam centre, after downloading the admit card?
There was a correction facility available even after form submission till 20th july where candidates were allowed to make any correction and it's already over, now I don't think you can change your IGNOU OPENMAT exam centre, admit card has already been released and the exam is scheduled to be on 15th September, 2020.
when is IGNOU OPENMAT scheduled
As of now, no confirmation has been offered by the officials regarding date of IGNOU OPENMAT entrance exam, last date of registration was extended till 30th June, followed by correction facility was open till 20th July, stay updated at www.ntaignou.nic.in to know more details regarding the schedule for the entrance test.
when classes of ignou will start in 2020
Indira Gandhi National Open University will be taking admissions till the end of July so there is no question of commencing classes in July hence most probably he classes will commence after first week of August.
Infact according to previous year trends it wont be wrong to say that this year the session may be delayed upto 16th of August however since there is no official statement yet these are all just a guess based of previous year trends.
When is the IGNOU OPENMAT exam scheduled?
National Testing Agency (NTA) once again re-extended the registration date for OPENMAT XLVII from June 15 to June 30. The exam is postponed until further notice. There is no official dates declared. Please click the below link to know more.
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