• CAT 9 out of 11

NMAT 2018 Test Notification

Dear MBA Aspirants,

NMAT 2018 Notification for MBA 2019-21 Aspirants is out!

The NMAT by GMAC™ exam is computer-delivered and gives each candidate a randomly generated test from a pool of questions, delivered one-at-a-time. NMAT by GMAC™ can be taken thrice and the best of the scores shall be considered provided the candidate has applied to the institute with each of the scores.

With effect 2018, NMAT has been conducted by GMAC™ and it is considered by 23 b-schools in India, 7 B-schools in South Africa, and 3 B-schools in Philippines. Click  here to view the list.

The NMAT registration process for MBA 2019-21 Aspirants is given below:

Step:1 Register for the NMAT by GMAC™ exam here.

Step:2 Go to each NMAT by GMAC™ accepting B-school website and complete the application process

NMIMS Mumbai/Bengaluru/Hyderabad/Navi Mumbai/Indore Applications for MBA/PGDM 2019-21 Academic cycle is open. Click here to check the details.

Following are the details:

NMAT 2018 Test Registration Process
Test Name NMAT by GMAC™
NMAT Application Starts 3rd July 2018
NMAT Last Date to Apply 3rd October 2018
Late Registration Start 4th October 2018
Late Registration End 14th October 2018
Click here and check the detailed application deadlines including Scheduling, retake and re-scheduling.
NMAT Eligibility All test takers who complete the Test Registration process pay the test fee within the time specified and follow the published NMAT by GMAC™ exam terms and conditions may sit for the NMAT by GMAC™ exam. It is the responsibility of the test taker to understand the eligibility requirements of all the universities and schools to which he/she is interested in applying before registering for NMAT by GMAC™ exam. If the test taker registers for the test and then determine that he/she is ineligible for admission to the desired program, no test fee refund will be made. For the eligibility requirements, test takers are advised to check the websites of each university and school where they plan to apply.
NMAT Test Window period 4th October 2018 to 17th December 2018
NMAT Test Time Test Slots can be selected according to the availability at the selected Test center.
NMAT Test Pattern 3 Sections: Language Skills, Quantitative Skills, Logical Reasoning. Refer the below table for a detailed break-up of number of questions and allotted time. 
Section No. of Questions Allotted Time

Language Skills


22 minutes

Quantitative Skills


60 minutes

Logical Reasoning


38 minutes

Click here to view the detailed structure and important notes.
NMAT Marking Pattern +3 for a correct answer. No negative marking for incorrect answer.
NMAT Test Centres The NMAT by GMAC™ exam will be delivered at 44 centres throughout India and at 4 International centres. Click here to view the test centres.
NMAT Mode of Application Online only (via Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Debit Card, Net Banking, Diners Club, Mobile Wallets)
NMAT Application Fees Test Registration (Early): Rs. 2,000/- + applicable taxes
Test Registration (Late): Rs. 2,500 /- + applicable taxes
Retake: Rs. 2,000/- + applicable taxes
Reschedule: Rs. 1,100/- + applicable taxes
Additional Score Reports (beyond first seven), Additional Score Reports (beyond first seven): Rs 200/- Score Report + applicable taxes.
NMAT Registration Link Click here  
NMAT Website link Click here
NMAT Admit Card For 2018: Candidates can view and download their admit card post successful payment and scheduling. Check test instructions and details here
B-schools accepting NMAT scores Kindly note: Interested students have to register for the NMAT by GMAC™ (https://www.nmat.org.in/) and also need to apply separately to the B-school by visiting their respective website in order to be eligible for admission.
Click here to view the list of B-Schools accepting NMAT by GMAC™ scores.
NMAT Results  2nd week of January 2019. Click here  to view cut-offs of past years.

Prepare with IMS for NMAT 2018 by enrolling for NMAT Test pack (5 Tests) and NMAT Comprehensive Test pack (10 Tests)

If you have any queries or would like to know if you should consider to register to NMAT by GMAC™, visit the nearest IMS Learning Center to meet a counsellor (to find the nearest IMS Learning Center, click here or write to us at ims@imsindia.com or call us on 1800-1234-467 (Toll-Free).


Social Media