CMAT 2017 conducted on January 28 in 62 cities

CMAT 2017 conducted on January 28 in 62 citiesCMAT 2017 was held on January 28 in as many as 62 cities of India. The common management admission test (CMAT), administered by All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) in online mode was conducted for three hours, where the computer-based test began at 9:30 am. The candidates, however, were required to report to their respective examination centres at least an hour before the commencement of the MBA admission test. According to different media reports, around 70,000 candidates appeared for CMAT 2017.


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How was CMAT 2017 paper?


The CMAT online paper had as many as 100 questions with four answer options given against each of them. These 100 questions were divided among four sections namely Quantitative Techniques & Data Interpretation, Logical Reasoning, Language Comprehension and General Awareness, where each of these sections had equal number of questions, i.e., 25. Each question carried four marks, therefore the total marks for CMAT 2017 online paper was 400.


What is the marking scheme of CMAT 2017?


Candidates will be awarded four marks for each correct answer and one mark will be deducted for wrong attempt. Questions which were left un-attempted will be given zero (0) marks, as per the CMAT Exam Pattern.


What now after conduct of CMAT 2017?


Now candidates have appeared for CMAT 2017, they need to concentrate on the next steps of the selection process of CMAT, which involves Written Ability Test (WAT), Group Discussion (GD) and Personal Interview (PI).


But before going through these selection rounds, candidates will have to wait for CMAT result and CMAT merit list based on which the B-Schools will be inviting those candidates who meet the CMAT cut off marks.


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Rohit Jagdale 4 hours ago

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Rohit JagdaleLast Seen: 42 min 12 sec agoJoined on: 09-Sep-2017Education Interest: ManagementEducation Level: Graduate & Above

I have CMAT percentile of 99.29 (score 265).I have completed degree from Pune University.Can I get admission for N L Dalmia, MMS course ?

I have MH CET percentile of 92.28. Which other colleges can I get for MBA or MMS course in Pune or Mumbai ?

Kumar Sagar 14 hours ago

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Kumar Sagar Last Seen: 23 min 49 sec agoJoined on: 06-Feb-2018Education Interest: ManagementEducation Level: Graduate & Above

For mba in (finance+operations) & (no pgdm) suggest me some colleges cmat 87%ile, mat 97%ile, mah cet 80%ile & x-95% xii-66% btech 78%

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Akshay Kadam Expert 12 hours ago

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Akshay KadamLast Seen: 13 min 48 sec agoJoined on: 03-Sep-2017Education Interest: ManagementEducation Level: Graduate & Above
Sagar, you have far better percentile in MAT and CMAT than in MAH-CET through which you can get much better college. I will recommend applying to colleges through MAT and CMAT score only. Being an ope...Read More

Anurag Sardar 20 hours ago

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Anurag SardarLast Seen: 14 hours 26 min agoJoined on: 19-Feb-2018Education Interest: ManagementEducation Level: Graduate & Above

I have got 96.79 percentile in Mah cet. I also have 99.65 percentile in cmat. Which college can I get?

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Pankaj Goyal 16 hours ago

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Hello Anurag, See last year MAH CET cutoff for welingkar was 97.14 percentile... This year cutoff Marks they demanded is in between 122-125. But through CMAT score you are eligible for "Prin...Read More

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