CMAT (Common Management Admission Test)

 

CMAT 2020

Notification | Exam Dates | Application Form | Eligibility | Exam Pattern | Admit Cards | Syllabus | Results | Counselling

Common Management Admission Test - CMAT is a national level entrance examination for admissions into management programmes, offered by AICTE-affiliated Management Colleges. Nearly 600 MBA colleges are affiliated to AICTE - All India Council Technical Education. Till 2018, it was conducted by AICTE annually, as per the directions of Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD), Government of India. CMAT Test will now be conducted by the National Testing Agency (NTA). The CMAT exam is a three-hour computer-based online test which is conducted in a single session to evaluate the candidate's ability across various segments like Quantitative Technique, Logical Reasoning, Language Comprehension and General Awareness. 

CMAT Previous Question Papers

 

CMAT 2020 Notification

CMAT 2020 Notification has been released in the month of October 2019. The Online registration for CMAT 2020 starts on 1st November 2019 and closes on 30th November 2019. CMAT 2020 Exam scheduled on 28th  January 2020.

 

CMAT 2020 Exam Dates 

Online Registration starts from

1st November 2019

Last date for registration

30th November 2019

Admit Card

from 24th December 2019

Exam Dates

28th January 2020

Result Declaration

By 7th February 2020

 

CMAT 2020 Registration and Application Form:

Registration Fee: Non Refundable

General/OBC: Rs 1600/-

SC/ST/PwD category: Rs 800/-

  1. Candidates have to register with basic details.
  2. Once registered, the candidate receives a 6 digit unique password.
  3. Login using e-mail id and password
  4. Pay the fee as prescribed through online/offline.
  5. Once payment is successful, complete the rest of the form and submit.
  6. Once submitted, changes in the application are not entertained.

CMAT 2020 Registration and Application Form

 

CMAT 2020 Eligibility Criteria:

Candidates must check their eligibility before applying for CMAT 2020.

  1. Candidates who intend to appear for CMAT 2020 must be a citizen of India.
  2. Candidate must be a graduate (any discipline).
  3. Students who are in the final year of Graduation are eligible, provided that their results should be declared before commencement of admission for 2020-20 academic years.

 

CMAT 2020 Exam Pattern

  • Mode of Exam: Computer-based test
  • There are four sections.
  • Duration of test is 180 minutes (3 hours).
  • Subjects: Quantitative Technique & Data Interpretation, Logical Reasoning, Language Comprehension, General Awareness
  • Each question carries 4 marks.
  • Negative Marking:1 mark is deducted for the wrong answer.

Section

No.of Questions

Marks

General Awareness

25

100

Language Comprehension

25

100

Quantitative Techniques & Data Interpretation

25

100

Logical Reasoning

25

100

Total  

100

400

CMAT 2020 Exam Pattern

 

Test Cities:

Agartala

Ahmadabad

Ahmednagar

Allahabad

Amravati

Amritsar

Aurangabad

Bangalore

Barelliey

Bhavnagar

Bhopal

Bhubaneswar

Bhuj

Chandigarh

Chennai

Coimbatore

Davangere

Dehradun

Delhi

Dhanbad

Dharwad

Durgapur

Gulbarga

Gurgaon

Guwahati

Gwalior

Hyderabad

Indore

Jabalpur

Jaipur

Jammu

Jamshedpur

Jodhpur

Kanpur

Kochi

Kolhapur

Kolkata

Kozhikode

Lucknow

Ludhiana

Mangalore

Meerut

Mumbai

Mysore

Nagpur

Nasik

Navi Mumbai

Noida

Panaji

Patna

Pune

Rajkot

Raipur

Ranchi

Shimla

Srinagar

Surat

Trivandrum

Udaipur

Vadodara

Varanasi

Vishakapatnam

 

 

 

 

 

CMAT 2020 Syllabus:

CMAT 2020 syllabus is comprised of

a) Quantitative Technique & Data Interpretation

b) Logical Reasoning

c) Language Comprehension

d) General Awareness

CMAT 2020 Syllabus

 

CMAT 2020 Admit Card:

Candidates can download the CMAT 2020 admit cards from 2nd week of January 2020.  Admit card will be sent to the email id provided at the time of registration. The admit card will contain a photo, name, and signature of the candidate, CMAT Roll Number, test date, time, reporting time at the venue, venue name, venue address, and instructions for the candidate. Candidates should note that admit card is a mandatory requirement to take the test.

 

CMAT 2020 Result

CMAT 2020 result is expected to release by 7th February 2020. All the AICTE approved institutions/colleges/universities accept CMAT 2020 score. The CMAT 2020 score is valid only for admissions to the academic year 2020-21. Candidate can download the scorecards from the official website.

⇒ CMAT 2020 results

 

CMAT 2020 Counselling Process

Based on the CMAT cut-off score, the candidates will be selected for further admission process. The candidates scoring equal to or more than CMAT cut-off 2020 are only shortlisted for the pre-admission procedures. Over 1000 institutes release their individual cut-off and follow their own selection process which includes Writing Ability Test, Group Discussion round and Personal Interview for selecting eligible candidates.

 Colleges Accepting CMAT 2020 Score

 

CMAT 2020 General Instructions:

  1. Candidate must have basic familiarity with computers, keyboard and mouse operation. It is the responsibility of the candidate to acquire these skills before appearing for the test and the institute cannot take responsibility for the same.
  2. Calculators and logarithmic tables are not allowed in the test centres. Candidates are not allowed to bring any other personal belongings such as mobiles.
  3. Blank sheets for rough work will be provided if required.
  4. Anyone violating the rules of the test centre will not be allowed to continue with the test and will automatically be disqualified.
  5. The candidate must fully obey the rules of the test centres; otherwise, he/she will be automatically debarred from the test.

 

Identification Documents required are,

1) Self Attested copy of CMAT 2020 Admit Card with recent passport size photo pasted on it.

2) At least one original and valid photo identification. Name on the CMAT Application must match with the name on the photo identification.

3) Photo identifications accepted are Driver’s License, Passport, Pan Card, Voter Id, UID Card, notarized affidavit (in English) with photo, signature, date of birth, and residential address.

4) SC/ST candidates must bring the valid caste certificate in original and an attested photocopy.

5) Physically disabled candidates are required to bring the valid Disability certificate in original and an attested photocopy.

6) Attestation can be done by Institute Head also.

 

FAQ:

Q1. Can I take the test from any computer?

Ans. NO.  The candidate will have to take the test on the pre-assigned computer at the test centre only.

Q2. Is there any age restriction for appearing in CMAT 2020?

Ans. NO. There is no age restriction for appearing in CMAT 2020.

Q3. How to pay my registration fee?

Ans. Candidates are required to pay the fee through online or challan/cash at any SBI branch.

Q4. Can I choose a test city?

Ans. Yes. Candidates can choose up to 3 test cities as their preference. However, actual allotment will be subject to availability of the slot in that particular city.

Q5. When will I get my admit card?

Ans. You can download and print the admit cards from 2nd week of  January 2020.

Q6. What is the identification documents required to be carried to the test centre?

Ans. Identification Documents required are,

a) Self Attested copy of CMAT 2020 Admit Card with recent passport size photo pasted on it.

b) At least one original and valid photo identification. Name on the CMAT Application must match with the name on the photo identification.

c) Photo identifications accepted are Driver’s License, Passport, Pan Card, Voter Id, UID Card, notarized affidavit (in English) with photo, signature, date of birth, and residential address.

d) SC/ST candidates must bring the valid caste certificate in original and an attested photocopy.

e) Physically disabled candidates are required to bring the valid Disability certificate in original and an attested photocopy.

f) Attestation can be done by Institute Head also.