CMAT 2018 held on January 20 in 73 cities

CMAT_exam-day-news The Common Management Admission Test (CMAT) 2018 was held on January 20, 2018 (Saturday) in two slots: Slot 1 - 9:30 AM to 12:30 PM and Slot 2 - 2:30 PM to 5: 30 PM. The exam pattern remained unchanged this year and as per the students who appeared for the exam, the difficiulty level was easy to moderate. As per the students' feedback so far, Quant was the toughest section and English was on the easier side. CMAT 2018 was conducted in 73 cities across India. The three-hour duration test was held in online mode (computer-based).

 

Approximately 70,000 candidates appeared for CMAT 2018 in two slots. Test takers had to reach the centre 1.5 hours prior to the test time. For example, candidates of the morning slot needed to report to the centre at 8 AM and for the afternoon slot candidates, the reporting time was 1 PM.

CMAT Pathfinder
Is your profile good for Top B-Schools?

 

Candidates were allowed to enter the CMAT exam centre after the centre officials checked and validated their CMAT admit card and photo identity proof. After their entry, their fingerprints were taken for biometric checking and photograph was captured followed by assigning them the designated computer systems.

Admissions Open Now
Great Lakes PGDM, 100% Placement, Avg CTC 9.3 LPA, Deadline- Feb 25 | Apply

 

Important Links:

The CMAT exam pattern was unchanged this year. The following table brings to you the structure of the test.


CMAT Exam Pattern

Sections

Number of questions

Total marks

Quantitative Techniques & Data Interpretation

25

100

General Awareness

25

100

Logical Reasoning

25

100

Language Comprehension

25

100

Total

100

400

Marking Scheme: The marking scheme of CMAT 2018 is convenient as each correct answer will be awarded +4 marks. Also, there will be a negative marking of -1 for each incorrect answer.

 

The CMAT result is likely to be declared on February 14, 2018. Based on the CMAT cutoff, participating institutes will shortlist candidates for next rounds of CMAT selection procedure. CMAT 2018 scores will be accepted by over 1000 B-schools across India.

Related News

Suggested Reading: CMAT|CMAT News

QNA - EXAM QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS

CMAT

Join this QNA topic to get updates about latest happenings about the exam!

  • 7280 Joined
  • 702 Questions
A

Aditi singh 9 hours ago

Aditi singhs picture
Aditi SinghLast Seen: 22 min 10 sec agoJoined on: 24-Feb-2018Education Interest: ManagementEducation Level: Graduate & Above

Scored 82.25 percentile in cmat,79.8% in 10th,88.6% in 12th and 72.50 in graduation suggest me good colleges

Answers (2)

User Pic

Akshay Kadam Expert 4 hours ago

Akshay Kadams picture
Akshay KadamLast Seen: 3 hours 27 min agoJoined on: 03-Sep-2017Education Interest: ManagementEducation Level: Graduate & Above
Aditi with your 82,25 percentile in CMAT and your academic profile below I am mentioning some of the colleges in which you have a good chance of getting and converting it: Prin. LN Welingkar Inst...Read More

View All Answers

N

nishant jha 10 hours ago

nishant jhas picture
Nishant JhaLast Seen: 3 hours 29 min agoJoined on: 03-Dec-2017Education Interest: MBAEducation Level: Graduate & Above

I scored 67.80 percentile in my Cmat exam. Which college should I apply ?

Answers (2)

User Pic

Ayush Jain 8 hours ago

Ayush Jains picture
Ayush JainLast Seen: 7 hours 56 min agoJoined on: 18-Jan-2018Education Interest: ManagementEducation Level: In Graduation
Hello Nishant, I am mentioning the list of colleges where you can apply:Jaipuria Institute of MAnagement, LucknowKirloskar Institute of Advanced Management Studies, Harihar & PuneAIMS, Bangal...Read More

View All Answers

S

surendra gangwar 12 hours ago

surendra gangwars picture
Surendra GangwarLast Seen: 11 hours 36 min agoJoined on: 21-Feb-2018Education Interest: ManagementEducation Level: Graduate & Above

How much cut off percentile of great lakes in cmat?

Answer (1)

User Pic

Ayush Jain 12 hours ago

Ayush Jains picture
Ayush JainLast Seen: 7 hours 56 min agoJoined on: 18-Jan-2018Education Interest: ManagementEducation Level: In Graduation

The CMAT Cut Off For Great Lakes Institute of Management, Chennai is 280. 

V

vivek pitliya 12 hours ago

vivek pitliyas picture
Vivek PitliyaLast Seen: 7 hours 18 min agoJoined on: 28-Nov-2017Education Interest: ManagementEducation Level: Graduate & Above

I have scored 83% in cmat ,which clg could i apply for?

Answer (1)

User Pic
Mrunmayi Deshpandes picture
Mrunmayi DeshpandeLast Seen: 8 hours 1 sec agoJoined on: 05-Nov-2015Education Interest: ManagementEducation Level: Graduate & Above
HiA few top colleges at your percentile areAlliance School of Business, BangaloreBirla Institute of Technology, MesraChrist University, BangaloreFlame University School of Business (FLAME) PuneInterna...Read More
T

Twinkle Jos 17 hours ago

Twinkle Joss picture
Twinkle JosLast Seen: 16 hours 37 min agoJoined on: 04-Feb-2018Education Interest: ManagementEducation Level: Graduate & Above

I've scored 193marks and 87.03percentile for CMAT exam,in which college should I apply?

I belong to the NC-OBC category and also I'm looking for colleges with fees less than 7-8lakhs. Please suggest the best with regard to my preferences. Thank you.

Answer (1)

User Pic

Ayush Jain 10 hours ago

Ayush Jains picture
Ayush JainLast Seen: 7 hours 56 min agoJoined on: 18-Jan-2018Education Interest: ManagementEducation Level: In Graduation
Hello Twinkle, I am mentioning the list of colleges where you can apply in accordance to your CMAT Percentile:Prestige Institute of Management, Gwalior (1.48 Lakhs)Indira School Of Management Stu...Read More

Free Sample Papers

Previous Next