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NMAT is the entrance test considered by NMIMS for admission into various courses of Business Management Studies in NMIMS (Mumbai Campus, Bengaluru Campus and Hyderabad Campus)
Important Dates – Registration/ Exam Dates/ Result Dates Now GMAC has assumed ownership and management of the NMAT exam in India from the Narsee Monjee Institute of Management Studies (NMIMS). The exam will be retitled the NMAT by GMAC.
The dates for NMAT is announced. The registration for NMAT will open on 4th July 2017 for admissions in its School of Business Management for academic session 2018-20 and the students, after their formal registrations in NMAT 2018, shall be able to take online test in a window period from 5th October to 18th December 2017 with a choice of two more retakes after first attempt. NMAT 2018 Test Centers are mentioned later in the module.
It will allow choice of two retakes (i.e. 3 attempts in all) to the students if they wish to take the exam for the second and third time consecutively to better the score. In such cases, the best of three scores will be considered by NMIMS for admissions. It is the same pattern that NMIMS followed last year as well, for NMAT 2018.
The candidates appearing for the NMAT 2018 should also remember that it is not mandatory to appear for all the three or even two retakes offered by NMIMS as they will not lose out in competition with other appearing candidates if they chose to take the NMAT-2018 only once.
You may reschedule your appointment if you can't appear for the original test appointment. You may reschedule your appointment up to 72 hours prior to your original appointment. You may pay for your reschedule using credit card only.
|Sr. No.||Activity||Important Dates|
|1||Registration Start Date||Tuesday, July 04, 2017|
|2||Registration End Date||Tuesday, October 03, 2017|
|3||Scheduling Start Date||Tuesday, July 04, 2017|
|4||Scheduling End Date||Monday, October 16, 2017|
|5||Late Registration Start Date||Wednesday, October 04, 2017|
|6||Late Registration End Date||Saturday, October 14, 2017|
|7||Registration - Retake Start Date||Friday, October 06, 2017|
|8||Registration - Retake End Date||Thursday, December 14, 2017|
|9||Re- scheduling Start Date||Tuesday, July 04, 2017|
|10||Re-scheduling End Date||Friday, December 15, 2017|
|11||Exam Delivery Start Date||Thursday, October 05, 2017|
|12||Exam Delivery End Date||Monday, December 18, 2017|
|13||Re-take Scheduling Start Date||
Friday, October 06, 2017
|14||Re-take Scheduling End Date||Friday, December 15, 2017|
|15||Announcement of results||3rd week of January, 2018|
You should not be misled by others opinion on tests being easy or difficult in any given period of the test window. Remember that the tests in NMAT-2018 will be generated randomly from a pool of questions. You may be able to improve your score provided you have prepared better and have performed better during subsequent attempt that you decide to take but there is no guarantee that your scores will improve in subsequent attempts.
Scores will be equated for all the candidates and the percentile scores will be calculated after all the candidates have taken their exam(s) and announced on a set date at NMIMS website (www.nmims.edu) and candidates will know that date well in advance.
|Test Registration (Early)||INR 1800 + applicable taxes|
|Test Registration (Late)||INR 2000 + applicable taxes|
|Retake||INR 1800 + applicable taxes|
|Reschedule||INR 1000 + applicable taxes|
|Additional Score Reports (beyond first seven)||INR 200 per Score Report + applicable taxes|
|Name of the program||Number of Seats|
Two year full time programme having concentration in any one of the following area:
2. Information Systems
4. Operations & Decision Sciences
|MBA Human Resource||60|
|MBA Pharmaceutical Management||60|
|Bengaluru Campus||Number of Seats|
|Hyderabad Campus||Number of Seats|
NOTE: For NMAT 2017, candidates can apply for more than one Program
|North||Agra, Chandigarh, Dehradun, Delhi, Faridabad, Gurgaon, Jammu, Kanpur, Lucknow, Noida, Patiala, Varanasi|
|West||Ahmedabad, Jaipur, Jodhpur, Kota, Mumbai, Nagpur, Nasik, Pune, Pilani, Surat, Vadodara|
|South||Bengaluru, Chennai, Kochi, Hyderabad, Manipal, Mysore, Tiruchirapalli, Vellore, Vizag, Vijaywada|
|Central||Bhopal, Indore, Jabalpur, Raipur|
|East||Bhubaneswar, Guwahati, Jamshedpur, Kolkata, Patna, Ranchi, Shillong|
|INTERNATIONAL TEST CENTRES|
|S. No.||Name of Program||Eligibility Criteria|
|1||MBA (Mumbai Campus)||
|2||MBA HR Selection process is separate (Mumbai Campus)||
|3||MBA Pharmaceutical Management - Selection process is separate (Mumbai Campus)||
|4||PGDM -Bengaluru Campus
PGDBM - Hyderabad Campus
Other Important Information regarding Admission for Indian Candidates
International candidates will include the following:
NOTE: GMAT score will be accepted from the above mentioned candidates in lieu of NMAT.
For the candidate based in India at the time of Group Discussion & Personal Interview -
For the candidate not based in India at the time of Group Discussion & Personal Interview –
Short listed candidates who are based outside India during this period will be telephonically interviewed at a prefixed date and time.
NMAT 2018 would be an objective type multiple-choice test, i.e. there will be no descriptive type questions. Also there will be no negative marking. This shall encourage the candidates to take the test in a confident manner and to take calculated risks while answering and not drop a question for the fear of deduction in marks. This system of no negative marking has been adopted by NMIMS as per the current ‘best global practices and psychometric principles’.
|Sr. No||Section||No. of Questions||Time in Minutes|
NMAT 2018: CBT (Computer Based Test)
The NMAT-2018 is a computer-delivered test where each candidate gets a randomly generated exam from a pool of questions. The number of questions, difficulty levels and the time limit for each of the sections is predetermined and, under normal administration conditions, are the same regardless of when and where the test is administered. The test is non-adaptive in which the computer will display questions one at a time.
In NMAT 2018, candidates can choose the order of three test sections. Each section has an allotted section time and the candidate has to complete the section including answering and reviewing the questions in the given section time limit.
Quantitative Skills, Data Interpretation & DS
It has three campuses for Business Management Program:
Post Graduate Programs offered by SBM – NMIMS are:
Admissions to all these programs are through NMIMS Management Aptitude Test (NMAT) followed by Group Discussions/ Personal Interview.
NMIMS Business School has been awarded CRISIL and ICRA Ratings at highest level and also accredited at highest level by NBA. It is consistently ranked in Top-7 B-Schools in India overall & in Top-4 B-Schools for intellectual capability. The median salaries & number of offers at NMIMS are steadily growing every year and there is a 100% placement track record.
The number of students aspiring for NMAT has been growing largely every year. Among the online tests in India conducted in CBT mode, NMAT has become one of the largest with an error free track record for three years by now.
|SVKM's Narsee Monjee Institute of Management Studies||Mumbai, Bengaluru, Hyderabad|
|Xavier School of Human Resource Management - Bhubaneswar
Xavier School of Rural Management - Bhubaneswar
Xavier School of Sustainability - Bhubaneswar
Xavier Faculty of management (Urban Management & Governance) - Bhubaneswar
||Kattankulathur Campus, Chennai, Ramapuram Campus, Chennai,Ramapuram Part - II Vadapalani Campus, Chennai, NCR Campus, Delhi|
|BML Munjal University||Gurgaon|
|VIT University||Chennai, Vellore|
|ICFAI Business School (IBS)||Dehradun, Tripura, Sikkim, Hyderabad, Meghalaya, Mizoram, Nagaland, Jharkhand, Raipur, Jaipur, Himachal Pradesh|
|Mody University||Lakshmangarh in Rajasthan|
|GITAM School of International Business||Visakhapatnam|
|Hyderabad Business School, GITAM University||Hyderabad|
|Thapar School of Management||Mohali|
|Shiv Nadar University||Gautam Buddha Nagar
|Amity University||Noida, Uttar Pradesh|
|Woxsen School of Business Management||Hyderabad|
On test day, arrive at the test centre at least 45 minute prior to your test appointment. Documents to be carried with you:
Note: If you are unable to produce the above forms of valid ID (non– expired, original format), Admit Card or confirmation email printout you will not be admitted into the testing room and you will not receive a test fee refund.
Your NMAT Test scores will be published on the nmat.org.in website within 4-5 weeks after your test date. Once the scores have been published you will receive an email indicating that your scores are available. To access your scores you can login to the website nmat.org.in. At the same time, your scores will be sent to the schools that you elected to share you scores.
What is included on your score report?
Your scores will include a scaled score for each section, a total score as well as a percentile ranking. The following table lists the range of scores possible on the different sections of the NMAT exam.
|Logical Reasoning skills||0-120|
Scaled scores - All of the test forms are equated to account for any differences in overall difficulty and the raw test scores are placed on a common scale. This process ensures that scores are comparable across test forms such that the scores are not impacted by different candidates getting different test forms.
Historical Percentile scores - The historical percentile rank or score shows how a you have performed compared to all other candidates who took the exam (e.g. all candidates who took the NMAT exam) in the previous year. For example, if a candidate is said to be at the 75th percentile, the candidate scored better than 75 percent of the candidates who took the NMAT in the previous year. The historical percentiles will serve merely as a guide for schools and to you.
Final Percentile Scores: The Final Percentiles for each year are calculated at the end of the year after all candidates have completed taking the NMAT exam. Your score report and the score report that is sent to schools will be updated with the final percentiles on 15th January, 2017. Additionally, the final percentile results will be posted on the NMAT website.
In 1981, Shri Vile Parle Kelavani Mandal (SVKM) established NarseeMonjee Institute of Management Studies (NMIMS) to meet the growing demand for management education.
The consistent academic quality, research focus, faculty from top national & global institutes and strong industry linkages at NMIMS have placed it amongst the nation’s prime centers of educational excellence & research. In 2003, NMIMS was declared a deemed-to-be university under section 3 of the UGC Act 1956.
With the legacy of 32 years, NMIMS has grown to being not only one of the top-10 B-schools in India but also emerged as a multi-disciplinary University with four campuses at Mumbai, Shirpur, Bengaluru & Hyderabad and nine constituent schools that include Management, Engineering, Pharmacy, Architecture, Commerce, Business Economics, Science, Law & Distance Learning.
Today more than 12000 students and 350 full time faculty members are part of India’s most sought after academic community i.e.NMIMS
Prepare well and achieve mission NMAT 2018
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