About NMAT by GMAC 2020

The MBA entrance exam conducted by the Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC) is known as NMAT by GMAC. The NMAT by GMAC 2020 exam scores will be accepted by NMIMS University and 25 other management institutes across India. The two-hour computer-based test is conducted in a 75-day long window commencing from October 6 to December 19, 2020. The total number of retakes allowed in NMAT 2020 exam is three including no-shows. NMAT 2020 will be conducted at 46 Indian cities in all and 4 international centres. The online application form for NMAT by GMAC 2020 is made available to candidates from July 2 and will continue until October 5, 2020.

NMAT by GMAC 2020 Highlights

Full Exam Name NMAT by GMAC
Conducting Body Graduate Management Admission Council
Frequency of Conduct Once a year
Exam Level National Level Exam
Languages English
Mode of Application Online
Application Fee (General) 2000 Rs [Online]
Mode of Exam Online
Mode of Counselling Offline
Participating Colleges 72
Exam Duration 1 Hour

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NMAT by GMAC 2020 Important Dates

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Upcoming Dates and Events

02 Jul, 2020 - 05 Oct, 2020

Application - Start- Main | Mode: Online

06 Oct, 2020 - 16 Oct, 2020

Late Fee Application - Late Registration | Mode: Online

02 Jul, 2020 - 18 Oct, 2020

Application - Scheduling | Mode: Online

07 Oct, 2020 - 16 Dec, 2020

Application - Re-take Scheduling | Mode: Online

07 Oct, 2020 - 16 Dec, 2020

Application - Retake | Mode: Online

02 Jul, 2020 - 16 Dec, 2020

Application - Re-scheduling | Mode: Online

06 Oct, 2020 - 19 Dec, 2020

Exam | Mode: Online

31 Mar, 2021

Result - Official Scorecard Download | Mode: Online

NMAT by GMAC 2020 eligibility criteria is prescribed by Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC), the conducting authority of NMAT. Test aspirants should meet the NMAT by GMAC eligibility criteria 2020 in order to apply for NMAT by GMAC exam.

  • Applicants should obtain a Bachelor’s degree in any discipline from a recognised university or institute with at least 50 percent marks
  • Moreover, candidates with two or more years of work experience will be given preference.
  • Final year students of Bachelor’s degree (regular) will be eligible to apply as well and get provisional admission. However, it is only after clearing final year exam in the first attempt with at least 50 per cent marks, that candidates would be offered final admission.
  • Age Limit: There is no age limit to take NMAT 2019 examination.
  • All applicants need to submit their original documents within the stipulated time.

The NMAT 2020 eligibility criteria varies within participating institutes; so prior to selecting the preferred institutes during the NMAT 2020 registration, aspirants must ensure to check each institute’s eligibility criteria.

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Mode of Application : Online

Mode of Payment : Net Banking | Credit Card | Debit Card | Other

The NMAT by GMAC 2020 online registration will commence from July 2, and candidates could fill the online registration form until October 5 without paying the stipulated late fee. NMAT by GMAC aspirants could register for the exam anytime during the mentioned three months (July- October).

The late registration process of NMAT 2020 will begin on October 6 and continue until October 16, along with payment of the late fee of Rs. 2500. Only the eligible candidates should fill the NMAT application form 2020. Post payment, a unique NMAT Registration ID will be generated and sent to candidates via their registered email ID. 

With the help of the NMAT registration ID and Password, candidates can login to the NMAT web account to either schedule the exam date or download the admit card.

Application Fees

Category Quota Mode Gender Amount
OBC, General, ST, SC Online Female, Transgender, Male ₹ 2000

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NMAT by GMAC 2020 Syllabus

Language skills

Quantitative skills

Logical reasoning

The NMAT by GMAC 2020 exam pattern is prescribed by the Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC), the exam conducting authority. The exam pattern of NMAT by GMAC 2020 will aid candidates to become familiar with the type of questions, scoring scheme, time duration, number of questions, and many more.

This year, NMAT by GMAC exam window will begin from October 6 and continue until December 19, 2020. A computer-based test of 120 minutes duration, NMAT by GMAC carries 120 objective type multiple choice questions across three sections. 

Test takers can take NMAT by GMAC thrice; one original attempt followed by two retakes and the best score out of three attempts is considered for final admissions. The syllabus of NMAT by GMAC 2020 contains three sections - Language Skills, Quantitative Skills and Logical Reasoning Skills.                                                                                                                          

            

Name of Sections

            

Number of Questions

            

Duration

            

Quantitative Skills

        
            

48

        
            

60

        
            

Language Skills

        
            

32

        
            

22

        
            

Logical Reasoning

        
            

40

        
            

38

        
            

Total

        
            

120

        
            

120

        



Typically, GMAC will release the online NMAT by GMAC 2020 admit card within 24 hours after exam registration and successful payment. Candidates will need to produce the admit card along with two other ID proofs on respective NMAT test dates at the allotted exam centres. 

Candidates can download the NMAT by GMAC admit card 2020 in online mode from the official web account using their login credentials. It should be noted that no hard copy of NMAT by GMAC 2020 hall ticket will be sent to any of the candidates.

NMAT by GMAC 2020 Exam Centers

State City
Uttar Pradesh Agra
Kanpur
Lucknow
Noida
Varanasi
Chandigarh Chandigarh
Uttarakhand Dehradun
Delhi New Delhi
Haryana Faridabad
Gurgaon
Jammu and Kashmir Jammu
Punjab Patiala
Gujarat Ahmedabad
Surat
Vadodara
Rajasthan Jaipur
Jodhpur
Kota
Pilani
Maharashtra Mumbai
Nagpur
Nashik
Pune
Karnataka Bengaluru
Manipal
Mysore
Tamil Nadu Chennai
Tiruchirapalli
Vellore
Kerala Kochi
Telangana Hyderabad
Andhra Pradesh Visakhapatnam
Vijayawada
Madhya Pradesh Bhopal
Indore
Jabalpur
Chhattisgarh Raipur
Odisha Bhubaneswar
Assam Guwahati
Jharkhand Jamshedpur
Ranchi
West Bengal Kolkata
Bihar Patna
Meghalaya Shillong

Documents Required at Exam

  • Confirmation email printout
  • NMAT by GMAC™ Admit Card
  • One valid Photo ID and another Signature ID (original document)

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The NMAT by GMAC 2020 result will be declared by GMAC on March 31, 2020. The final scorecard/result of NMAT by GMAC 2020 will include a scaled score for each section and the total score along with the percentile ranking. The online result will be made available to take takers and can be downloaded by entering the User ID and password created during the process of NMAT by GMAC registration.

Once the final percentile is released, NMAT by GMAC 2020 results and scores will be mailed to five B-schools, which the applicants had selected during the process of application. The NMAT by GMAC participating institutes 2020 will then announce the names of shortlisted for the final selection process based on their NMAT by GMAC result 2020. The exam will be conducted from October 6 which will continue till December 19, 2020.                                                                                                             

NMAT Score Range

            

Section

        
            

Score Range

        
            

Quantitative Skills        

            

0-144

        
            

Language Skills

        
            

0-96

            

Logical Reasoning skills

        
            

0-120

        
            

Total

        
            

0-360

        



Cutoff score or percentile is the minimum marks required by candidates in order to appear in the further rounds. Participating Institutes of NMAT by GMAC will release the cutoff score. Further rounds will include Group Discussion (GD) / Writing Ability Test (WAT) / Case Discussion (CD) and Personal Interview (PI). Eligible candidates will be called for further rounds if they qualify the cutoff score. 

The merit of the candidate, along with his/her NMAT by GMAC 2020 cutoff will be considered for providing admission in the participating B-Schools.

Qualifying Marks Trend

Year Category Cutoff
2018 General 50

After the final result cum scorecard gets released, NMAT by GMAC 2020 selection procedure will commence. 

As per the selection procedure of NMAT by GMAC 2020, all shortlisted candidates need to appear for the selection rounds at participating institutes, i.e. appear for Group Discussion (GD) or Writing Ability Test (WAT) or Case Discussion (CD) and Personal Interview rounds to fetch the final admission.

Documents Required at Counselling

  • 10th certificate/marksheets
  • 12th certificate/marksheets
  • Bachelor's Degree certificate/marksheets
  • Admit card of NMAT by GMAC™
  • Scorecard of NMAT by GMAC™
  • Professional certificate, if any
  • Work experience certificate, if any

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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:-
https://www.google.com/amp/s/bschool.careers360.com/articles/ibs-hyderabad-cutoff/amp

All the best
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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

Hello!

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.

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

Vaishali Singh 1st Mar, 2020

Hi,

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

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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

https://www.careers360.com/university/doon-university-dehradun/mba-course

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