Here are the details of CMAT 2013 Exam Dates, Colleges and Online Application Forms.
What is CMAT?
CMAT stands for Common Management apptitude test. CMAT is common management test which is appeared by the students who want to get admission into 4,000 colleges that offer MBA and 500 colleges which run postgraduate diploma in management programs. It is a computer-based test which is held twice a year, probably in the month of February and August. The score of CMAT is valid for 2 years. The test is conducted by Calibre Mindware Programming Pvt. Ltd. The registration process starts in the month of December and last uptil third week of January. Around 70,000 students from 68 centres across the country had appeared for the first CMAT which held in 2012.
CMAT has been introduced by AICTE to reduce the burden of the students so that instead of giving multiple management entrance exams, they can give a single entrance exam CMAT and apply to 4000 b-schools with that score.
CMAT 2013 Paper Pattern :-
CMAT is a 3-hours online exam having multiple choice questions which consist of 4 sections i.e Quantitative Techniques, Logical Reasoning, Language Comprehension, Data Interpretation and General Awareness. Each section contains 25 questions of total 100 marks.
CMAT Eligiblity :-
Students who have a bachelor’s degree from any discipline with at least 40% Marks or equivalent CGPA or are in final year of the degree course may also apply subject to conditions.
CMAT 2013 Exam Date :-
CMAT Exam starts from 19th May 2013 to 22nd May 2013
Institute/colleges accepting CMAT 2013 score :-
4000+ B-Schools recognised by AICTE (excluding the IIM's) are expected to accept the CMAT. Here are the list of TOP CMAT COLLEGES IN INDIA
Number of seats through CMAT 2013:-
Arround 1.5 lac seats will be available across the country through the CMAT exam.
CMAT Sample Papers :-
Students can practice for the CMAT by taking trial tests. The CMAT sample papers will be available in this space very soon.
CMAT Marking Scheme :-
Each section of the exam contains 25 questions of total 100 marks (4 marks per question). There will be a negative marking system where 1 mark will be deducted for each incorrect answer.
Where To Get The Application Form :-
Students can get Application for by either of the two modes i.e online or offline.
CMAT 2013 bulletin and form can be bought online for 900/-. One will find the link to CMAT 2012 online form sale on the home page of the CMAT website: www.c-mat.com.
Payment for online purchase of form has to be made by credit card. The CMAT bulletin will be couriered to your address.
CMAT 2013 bulletin and form can be bought by cash for 900/- from the following outlets:
Career Forum Branches.
HDFC Bank Branches.
or any Other Authorized Centres.
CMAT 2013 Results :-
The result is delcared on 1st June 2013.
CMAT Exam 2013-14 Important Dates :-
Starting date for CMAT Registration :- 10th March 2013
Last date for CMAT Registration :- 3rd April 2013
Admit card can be downloaded from :- 3rd April 2013
CMAT Exam window starts from :- 19th May 2013 to 22nd May 2013
CMAT Results :- 1st June 2013
Printout can be obtained by the students from :- 1st June 2013 to 1st July 2013