NMAT 2020 – (Available) Application Registration, Eligibility, Exam Dates, Syllabus, Pattern

NMAT 2020 online application procedure has commenced from 14th Sept. 2020 and will be available on its official website till 20th November 2020. Test dates for the same have also been released along with the application schedule. NMAT exam will be conducted in various slots under a 75-day test window. Candidates can appear in this exam maximum of upto 3 times.

Update: NMAT revised schedule has been released check details given below.

NMAT by GMAC is one of the national level management exams conducted by the Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC) for admission into various Postgraduate management programs. NMAT by GMAC scorecard is accepted by NMIMS University, Xavier University, Bhubaneswar, VIT Vellore, IBS, BML Munjal University, and 18 other well known MBA colleges and Universities of India.

Latest Update: NMAT 2020 registration has commenced from 14th Sep. 2020. All interested candidates can fill the registration form through the below link.

NMAT Entrance Exam 2020

NMAT Entrance Exam 2020

Some of the best things about this exam are-

  • Candidates can take this exam 3 times in a single test window.
  • Candidates can choose the section order.
  • They can revise the answers at the end of each section.
  • There is no provision for negative marking.
  • Candidates can select 5 B-schools/ programs and can send their scores to the selected colleges for free. They can also select more than 5 colleges but after a payment of an additional fee.

Scroll down and have a look at the information related to NMAT 2020 like Application form, schedule, eligibility, registration, syllabus, pattern etc.

NMAT by GMAC 2020 at A Glance

ExaminationNAMT GMAC 2020
Article categoryApplication details
Exam typeNational level exam
Conducting AuthorityGraduate Management Admission Council
Academic year2020-2021
Course offeredManagement Programs
Exam Delivery 4th November 2020 to 30th January 2021
OfferedOnce a year  (75-day test window)
Mode of examinationOnline (Computer Based Test)
Official websitewww.nmat.org.in

 NMAT GMAC 2020 – Important Exam Dates/ Schedule

The complete schedule for NMAT 2020 is as follows

Events/ activitiesStarting dateEnd
Registration Main14th September 202020th November 2020
Scheduling14th September 20202nd December 2020
Late registration21st November 202030th November 2020
Retake-  registration7th October 202016th December 2020
Re-scheduling5th November 202017th January 2021
Exam dates4th November 202030th January 2021
Re-take scheduling5th November 202017th January 2021
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NMAT 2020 – Eligibility

There is not any particular eligibility for NMAT. Candidates can check the eligibility criteria at the official websites of the colleges they have chosen under NMAT.

Registration

  • NMAT registration will be done only through the online mode.
  • Candidates can register online from 14th Sep. to 30th November 2020.
  • Candidates have to make an NMAT account to fill the registration form.
  • Candidates need to be very careful while filling the details. After final submission, candidates will not be able to make any changes in the filled in details.
  • Candidates must upload the photograph and signature in the prescribed format.
  • Candidates can choose test slot, center, and date as per their preference. They are advised to register early as the registration and scheduling will depend on the “First come First serve” principle.
  • Candidates must keep a printed copy of confirmation email safe for future references.

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Application Fee

  • Test Registration Fee (Early)- 2000/- plus applicable taxes
  • Test Registration Fee (Late)- 2500/- plus applicable taxes
  • Retake fee- 2000/- plus applicable taxes
  • Reschedule fee- 1100/- plus applicable taxes
  • Additional score reports (beyond first five)- 200/- per score report plus applicable taxes
  • Test fees can be paid through VISA, debit card, American Express, Master Card, Dinner Club, mobile Wallets and Net Banking.
  • Payment for rescheduling of appointment will be accepted only by credit card (VISA, American Express, and Master Card only).

NMAT 2020 – Exam Pattern

The Exam Pattern for NMAT 2020 is as follows-

  • NMAT GMAC 2020 exam will be conducted in online mode (Computer Based Test).
  • The total exam duration will be 2 hours.
  • Objective type questions will be asked in the exam.
  • Total 120 questions will be asked.
  • The question paper will be divided into 3 sections.
  • Candidates will also be given a chance to select the order of the test sections.
  • There is no provision for negative marking. This provides a better chance for candidates to score well.
  • Candidate can take NMAT test up to a maximum of three times (1 attempt plus two retakes).
SectionsNo of questionsTime allotted
Language Skills3222 minutes
Quantitative Skills4860 minutes
Logical Reasoning4038 minutes
Total120120 minutes (2 hrs)

Syllabus

Section-wise syllabus for NMAT 2020 is as follows-

  • Language Skills

Synonyms, Analogies, Antonyms, Choose the Correct Preposition, Reading Comprehension, Fill in the Blanks, Para jumbles, Identify the Error, Dictionary Meanings of different words, Close Test etc.

  • Quantitative Skills

Line graph, Tables, Pie chart, Bar graph, Algebra, Trigonometry, 2D and 3D Geometry & Statistics, Number Systems, Ratio/Proportion, Percentage, Mixture & Solution/Allegations, Coordinate Geometry, Permutations and Combinations, Time-Speed-Distance, Average, Work/Time, Probability, Simple Interest/ Compound Interest, Mensuration, Profit/Loss, Modern Math etc.

  • Logical Reasoning

Linear and Circular Arrangements, Statement and Assumption Questions, Statement and Inference Questions, Classification, Symbol Based Questions, Syllogisms, Blood Relation Questions, Family Tree, Decision making and Course of Action, Coding Questions, Alphabet Test Questions, Numeric Grid, Input Output questions, Series, Questions, Direction Questions, Matrix Type Questions, Critical Reasoning etc.

NMAT 2020 Test Cities-

NMAT Test will be conducted in the following test cities-

North Region Test Cities

Agra, Chandigarh, Delhi, Dehradun, Faridabad, Gurgaon, Jammu, Kanpur, Lucknow, Noida, Patiala, Varanasi

West Region Test Cities

Ahmedabad, Jaipur, Mumbai, Nagpur, Jodhpur, Kota, Pilani, Surat, Vadodara, Nasik, Pune

Central Region Test Cities

Indore, Jabalpur, Bhopal, Raipur

East Region Test Cities

Guwahati, Jamshedpur, Kolkata, Patna, Bhubaneswar, Ranchi, Shillong

South Region Test Cities

Kochi, Bengaluru, Chennai, Hyderabad, Vellore, Vizag, Manipal, Mysore, Tiruchirapalli, Vijayawada

International Test Cities

Kathmandu, Thimphu, Columbo, Dhaka

NMAT 2020 – Admit card

  • Admit card will be made available on candidate’s NMAT account on the specified dates.
  • No, admit cards will be sent to any candidate by post. Candidates have to download their Admit card form their NMAT account.
  • It is compulsory for all the candidates to carry the admit cards to the exam center. Any candidates found without a valid admit card will not be allowed to appear in the exam.
  • After downloading and printed admit card, candidates are required to affix a passport sized photograph on it.

Documents to be carried to the exam center on the day of the test

Candidates must carry following documents to the exam center-

  • A printed copy of the Admit Card
  • A printed copy of the confirmation
  • One valid Photo ID proofs (with name and photograph) from the following-

Passport, voter ID, PAN card, Aadhaar card

  • One valid signature ID proofs (with name and signature) from the following-

Passport, Driver’s License, PAN card, Debit/Credit card

NMAT – Result

NMAT 2020 result will be declared online on the specified dates. Candidates can download their results from the NMAT account. NMAT result will be released in an interval of 15 days for different testing windows. The final result will be announced in March 2021.

In case of any problem or query related to NMAT 2020, candidates must contact the concerned authority-

Below are the Contact details-

  • Registration and payment related query-

Phone Support- 7863008300

Email Support- nmatsupport@gmac.com

  • Online practice exams related query

Phone Support- 821 400 2235

Email Support- NMATSupport@excelindia.com

  • Exam scheduling and rescheduling queries

Phone Support- 0120-4397855

Email- nmatbygmacsupport@pearson.com, nmatspecialrequirements@pearson.com

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