The Common Management Admission Test (CMAT) is a national level computer-based entrance examination, which is conducted for admission to management programmes in colleges approved by AICTE across the country.
As per the directions of Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD), Govt. of India, CMAT was conducted by All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) till 2018. From 2019 onwards, the exam is going to be conducted by the National Testing Agency (NTA).
It is a 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.
AICTE in its mission to reduce the burden of students in attending to multiple examinations has launched the first national level Common Management Admission Test (CMAT) in the year 2012 for facilitating institutions to select suitable students for admission in all management programs approved by AICTE.
The CMAT 2020 score will be accepted by all AICTE Approved Institutions/University Departments/Constituent Colleges/Affiliated Colleges. Almost in 13 states, including Uttar Pradesh, Maharashtra, Kerala, Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh, Gujarat, Haryana, Karnataka among others accept CMAT exam scores along with CAT for admission to 400+ B schools in their MBA programmes.
The government has officially notified CMAT as their official test. In addition, many B-schools offering AICTE approved PGDM programs will be using the CMAT 2020 scores.
The CMAT 2021 registration is likely to start from December 23, 2020, to January 22, 2021, as announced by the NTA. The exam is going to be held on February 22/27, 2021.
NTA will conduct the CMAT 2021 exam instead of AICTE. CMAT 2021 registration and application process remains online and can be completed in a few minutes.
From December 22, 2020, to January 23, 2021, (Up to 5:00 PM)
CMAT 2021 Application Fee:
|General (UR)||Rs. 2000/-||Rs. 1000/-|
|Gen-EWS/SC/ST/PwD/OBC-(NCL)||Rs. 2000/-||Rs. 1000/-|
A candidate has to follow certain rules and regulations before applying for this entrance exam. To know more about this click on the URL link, i.e. https://www.careerindia.com/entrance-exam/how-to-apply-for-cmat-e23.html
CMAT 2021 Exam Centres:
A candidate has to choose up to three cities based on their preference for choosing the exam centres of CMAT 2021. The CMAT 2021 centre will be allowed based on the availability.
The CMAT 2021 exam is scheduled to be held on February 22/27, 2021, through online mode. The CMAT 2021 exam pattern will have some changes in the question paper almost every year. All the aspirants have to know more about the exam pattern where a candidate will get some idea to tackle this exam. Click on this URL, i.e. https://www.careerindia.com/entrance-exam/cmat-exam-pattern-e23.html to know more about the detailed exam pattern.
NTA has been established as a premier, specialist, autonomous and self-sustained testing organisation to conduct entrance examinations for admission/fellowship in higher educational institutions.
NTA is the newly formed body by the centre to conduct JEE Main, GPAT, NEET UG, UGC NET, and CMAT entrance exams through online mode from 2019 onwards.
The organising body of the Common Management Admission Test (CMAT), National Testing Agency (NTA) is responsible for releasing the result. The Agency will be released the CMAT 2021 result on March 2021. The results were released in the form of merit rank which displays the roll number, rank and the score of all the test takers.
NTA released the result of each candidate who appeared for the examination on February 22/27, 2021. Candidates will find section-wise and overall scores in the result. Candidates can submit their login credentials to check their CMAT result. The scores have been calculated by assigning +4 marks for the correct answer and -1 mark for an incorrect answer. However, 0 mark was assigned for no answer.
Aspirants have to know how CMAT ranks will be assigned. If more than one candidate secures similar scores, the sectional scores will be considered for ranking. If the candidates secure the same rank, then the same rank will be allotted to them based on the alphabetical order. NTA has also released the merit list based on the scores.
The most important candidates have to know is the admission authorities or institutes are free to take their decision during admission. They can give weightage to a particular section based on their requirement.
|CMAT Exam||February 22/27, 2021|
|CMAT Result||March, 2021|
|CMAT Scorecard||March, 2021|
|CMAT Merit List||March, 2021|
Step 1: Visit the official website of NTA-CMAT – www.ntacmat.nic.in
Step 2: Click on the exam result link on the homepage.
Step 3: Enter the login credentials.
Step 4: Submit the details to access the result.
Step 5: Download and take a printout of the result for future reference.
The NTA is conducting the Common Management Admission Test (CMAT) 2021 exam on March 31 in two shifts, from 9 am to 12/12:30 pm and from 3 pm to 6/6:30 pm.
Candidates who are aspiring to appear in the exam should provide the self-declaration form. The entrance exam is conducted for admission to management courses in the participating institutes.31 March 2021
The NTA has released the Common Management Admission Test (CMAT) admit card 2021. It has released the admit card for the entrance exam scheduled to be held on March 31, 2021.
The Agency will be conducting the CMAT entrance exam for admission to management courses across the nation. Candidates should download the admit card and carry the hard copy of the same to the examination centre.
24 March 2021
The National Testing Agency (NTA) is all set to close the registration window of the Common Management Aptitude Test (CMAT) 2021. Interested candidates who have not yet registered can fill the application forms before March 1, 2021, on the official website - cmat.nta.nic.in.
The admit card will be released in the second week of March and exams will be conducted in the first week of April 2021.
1 March 2021
The National Testing Agency (NTA) has postponed the Common Management Admission Test (CMAT) 2021 exam. The exam was postponed due to a proposal from the All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) regarding the change of the exam pattern.
The official notice reads, "The new date for CMAT-2021 Examination will be intimated soon on the website of NTA. It is likely to be in the last week of March-2021 or early April-2021."
It has also activated the registration window. The online applications will be accepted till March 2, 2021.16 February 2021
The National Testing Agency (NTA) will close the correction window on February 2, 2021. Candidates who want to make changes in their registration form can now do so by logging in to the official website at cmat.nta.nic.in.
Candidates need to enter their application number, password, and security pin to login and make changes. The national-level entrance exam will be conducted in computer-based mode on February 22 and February 27, 2021.2 February 2021