Common Management Admission Test (CMAT) is a national level entrance examination conducted by All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) every year as per the directions of Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD), Government of India.
The CMAT 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.
This test facilitates Institutions to select suitable graduate candidates for admission in all Management programs.
The CMAT score is accepted by all AICTE-Approved Institutions/University Departments/Constituent Colleges/Affiliated Colleges.
- Applicant must be a citizen of India.
- Graduates in any discipline can apply for CMAT exam
- Final year students of Graduate Courses (10+2+3) whose result will be declared before commencement of admission for academic year 2018-19 can also apply for CMAT online exam.
Test Pattern for CMAT
Type of QuestionsNo. of Questions Maximum Marks
QA & DI 25 100
LR 25 100 Language 25 100 GA 25 100
Duration of test is 180 minutes (3 hours) .
There shall be negative marking for wrong answers, for each wrong answer 1 mark shall be deducted.