NMAT Eligibility Criteria 2018

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NMAT Eligibility Criteria 2018: The National Management Aptitude Test (NMAT) for admission to the leading management programmes in India is owned by GMAC and organized by the Narsee Monjee Institute of Management Studies or NMIMS every year. Thousands of aspirants eagerly wait for the notification of NMAT to be released as it is a ticket for them to get admission in some of the best business and management institutes in the country such as NMIMS, Mumbai, IBS Business School, Hyderabad, VIT University, Vellore, Xavier University, Bhubaneswar, GITAM School of International Business, Visakhapatnam, to name a few.

The candidates must first check the NMAT eligibility criteria 2018 before applying. If they don’t fulfill the eligibility criteria, their participation in the admission process will be jeopardized and the entrance fees will not be refunded. The registration process for NMAT 2018 is likely to begin in the first week of July 2018. The detailed for NMAT eligibility criteria is given below.

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NMAT Eligibility Criteria 2018

The eligibility criteria for NMAT 2018 will be displayed on the official website www.nmat.org.in and candidates must check whether they are eligible to apply or not. They should only proceed if they are eligible. The basic eligibility criteria for NMAT 2018 by GMAC are as follows:

  • All candidates who are applying for NMAT 2018 must hold a Bachelor’s degree or equivalent from a recognized university.
  • All candidates must have secured at least 50% marks in the qualifying exam.
  • Candidates who will be appearing in the final year of the qualifying exam can also apply.
  • There is no maximum age limit for candidates applying for NMAT 2018.

NMAT Eligibility Criteria 2018 for Courses in NMIMS Campuses

The eligibility criteria for NMAT 2018 for different courses may vary from institute to institute.

1. MBA (Mumbai Campus)

  • Candidates who wish to take admission in MBA in the Mumbai campus of NMIMS should have a full- time Bachelor’s degree in any discipline from a recognized university in any discipline with at least 50% marks in aggregate in first attempt.
  • Candidates who have finished their graduation through part-time or correspondence or distance learning mode are not eligible to apply.

2. MBA HR (Mumbai Campus)

  • Candidates interested in MBA HR in the Mumbai Campus, must be graduates in any discipline from a recognized university with at least 50% marks in aggregate in the first attempt.
  • Candidates who have finished their graduation through part-time or correspondence or distance learning mode are not eligible to apply.

3. MBA Pharmaceutical Management (Mumbai Campus)

  • Candidates interested in MBA Pharmaceutical Management must have a Bachelor’s Degree in Pharmacy, Life Science, MBBS, BDS, Science, BHMS, BAMS, B.Sc, M.Sc. in Biotechnology from a recognized university, with at least 50% marks in aggregate in the first attempt.
  • Candidates who have a post- graduate degree in Psychology, Sociology and Economics are also eligible to apply for NMAT 2018.
  • Candidates with a B.Tech, B.E. in Bio- Tech or Bio-Medical are also eligible to apply.
  • The institute prefers candidates who have experience in working in pharmaceutical companies for more than two years.
  • Candidates who have finished their graduation through part-time or correspondence or distance learning mode are not eligible to apply.

4. PGDM (Bengaluru Campus) and PGDBM (Hyderabad Campus)

  • Candidates who wish to apply for these courses must be graduates with at least 50% marks in aggregate in any discipline from a recognized university.
  • Candidates who have finished their graduation through part-time or correspondence or distance learning mode are not eligible to apply.

Points to note

Candidates must keep the following points in mind:

  • The institutes usually prefer candidates with experience of at least 2 years for most full- time Management Programmes
  • Candidates must submit all the required documents at the time of admission.
  • As the institute will consider marks, the candidates who have been marked during CGPA or grades should be get them converted into marks.

The candidates must read the eligibility criteria thoroughly before applying and paying the fees for NMAT 2018.

Eligibility for getting into NMAT by GMAC Preferred Colleges

ICFAI Business School

Hyderabad/Mumbai/Bengaluru/Gurgaon/Pune/Kolkata/Ahmedabad/Jaipur/Dehradun Eligibility for MBA:

  • Candidate must have completed graduation with at least 50% marks with medium of instruction as English
  • Candidate not having graduation in English medium will have to submit TOEFL/NELT/IELTS score by May 31, 2018

Thapar School of Management

Eligibility for MBA program:

  • Candidate must have completed graduation in any discipline with at least 50% aggregate marks or CGPA or grade from any recognized University/Institute.
  • Or
  • Must have completed post- graduation in any discipline with at least 50% aggregate marks or CGPA or grade from recognized University/Institute.
  • Or
  • A graduate degree with a pass in all parts/sections of the Intermediate examination of CA/ICWA/ACS. Candidates having extraordinary managerial/leadership potential demonstrated through at least one year of experience are exempt from having 50% marks in their graduation/post-graduation

Amrut Mody School Management

Eligibility for MBA Program:

  • Candidate must hold a Bachelor’s Degree with at least 50% marks (45% for SC/ST candidates) or equivalent CGPA, of any University
  • Candidate who has appeared for the final year examination of bachelor's degree or equivalent can also apply. Such candidate must produce a certificate from the authority of the of the university/ institution certifying that the candidate has obtained 50% marks or equivalent based on latest available grades/marks

MISB Bocconi

Eligibility for MBA:

  • Candidate must have completed bachelor’s degree in any discipline from a recognized University/Institute.
  • Candidate must have at least 50% marks across 10th, 12th and graduation.

Alliance University

Eligibility for MBA/PGDM program:

  • Candidate must have completed graduation degree with at least 50% aggregate marks (45% for SC/ST) from a recognized University/Institute.

Shiv Nadar University

Eligibility for MBA:

  • Candidate must hold a Bachelor's Degree or equivalent, with at least 50% marks or equivalent CGPA from any of the recognized Universities, Deemed Universities, and Institutions of National Importance or from a Professional Body including ICAI, ICSI, ICWAI, etc
  • Candidates awaiting the result of the final year exam can also apply for the program. In such case, conditional offer of admissions will be made subject to obtaining the minimum required scores in the final examination. You will be required to produce a certificate latest by July 31, 2018 from the Principal/Registrar of their college/institute stating that you have completed all the requirements

Woxsen School of Business Management

Eligibility for PGDM:

Weigtage for admission –

  • Academic Scores – 30
  • Entrance Exam score – 20
  • Verbal Communication skills - 5
  • Written Communication skills - 5
  • Content of Communication - 10
  • Personality/Attitude - 10
  • Extra- Curricular Achievements - 5
  • General Knowledge/Subject Knowledge - 10
  • Others - 5

BML Munjal University

Eligibility for MBA:

  • Candidate must have completed graduation with at least 50% marks, Final year graduates can also apply.

MBA in Business Analytics:

  • Candidate must have completed graduation with at least 60% marks, B.Tech/BCA/MCA/BSc/BSc (economics) or any other undergraduate degree with computer science as one of the electives will be preferred, final year graduate can also apply.

MBA in Finance and investment Banking/ Forensic Accounting and Corporate Fraud (in association with KPMG)

  • Candidate must have completed graduation with at least 60% marks, Students with a commerce background/undergoing/completed CA first year will be preferred. Final year undergraduate students can also apply.

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Eligibility for other NMAT Accepting Institutes

GITAM School of International Business

Eligibility for MBA:

  • Candidate must have completed second class or equivalent in any graduation from recognized University/Institutes

GITAM Hyderabad Business School

Eligibility for MBA:

  • Candidate must have completed graduation with at least 50% aggregate marks or equivalent in any discipline from recognized University/Institute.
  • Final year of their graduation degree or equivalent are also eligible provided they furnish the proof of having met the eligibility i.e 50% marks by August 20, 2018

UPES, School of Business

Eligibility for

MBA in Oil & Gas Management/ Power Management –

  • Minimum 50% marks at Higher & Senior Secondary level (10th & 12th)
  • Engineering*/ B. Sc. (PCM) Graduates with minimum 50% marks from a recognized University

MBA in Aviation Management/Port & Shipping Management/Urban Infrastructure & Smart Cities/Logistics & Supply Chain Management/International Business/Human Resources Management/Marketing Management/Financial & Accounting Management /Operations Management –

  • Minimum 50% marks at Higher & Senior Secondary level (10th & 12th)
  • Graduation with minimum 50% marks from a recognized University.

MBA in Business Analytics –

  • Minimum 50% marks at Higher & Senior Secondary level (10th & 12th)
  • Graduation with minimum 50% marks from a recognized University

MBA in Energy Trading –

  • Minimum 50% marks at Higher & Senior Secondary level (10th & 12th)
  • Graduation in Commerce / Economics / Mathematics / Statistics / CA / ICWA / Engineering* / B.Sc (PCM) with minimum 50% marks from a recognized University

MBA in Power Management –

  • Minimum 50% marks at Higher & Senior Secondary level (10th & 12th)
  • Engineering*/ B. Sc. (PCM) Graduates with minimum 50% marks from a recognized University.

Mody University, College of Business Management, Economics and Commerce Eligibility for MBA

  • Candidate must have completed graduation with at least 50% marks.

Bennett University

Eligibility for MBA

  • Bachelor's Degree in any discipline with 50% aggregate marks.
  • Students graduating in 2018, to provide results by 30 October 2018
  • Qualified CAT/GMAT/NMAT/XAT/GRE with validity up to July 2018 and beyond

MBA in BFSI

  • Minimum 50% in 10th, 12th and Graduation (Students in final year of graduation can apply)
  • Graduation from Indian Universities only
  • No gaps in education (However, 1 year gap between Class XII and Graduation is acceptable)
  • Must be from a regular/full-time mode of graduation
  • Age less than or up to 25 years on 1st August 2018

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