CMAT Exam

CMAT - Important Dates, Eligibility Criteria, Exam Pattern, Syllabus

CMAT stands for Common Management Admission Test, it is the entrance test organized by the National Testing Agency (NTA). By giving this examination qualified candidates are given admission in over 1000 B-schools in MBA / PGDM courses. Once a year, this admission test is conducted. The selection of the candidates is done on the basis of entrance test and interview. From this page get all details related to the CMAT Important Dates, Eligibility Criteria, Exam Pattern, Syllabus, etc.

CMAT 2020

Previous year more than 05 lakhs of candidates appeared for the CMAT examination. For knowing more details related to CMAT visit its official site i.e. cmat.nta.nic.in. From below check the CMAT 2020 Examination schedule.

CMAT 2020

Important Dates

Application Form Release Date

01 Nov 2019

Last Date to fill the form

30 Nov 2019

10 Dec 2019

Last date of submitting the fee

01 Dec 2019

11 Dec 2019

CMAT Admit Card Release date

24 Dec 2019

CMAT 2020 exam date

28 Jan 2020

Result declaration date

07 Feb 2020

CMAT Eligibility Criteria

Before filling the application form or do once read the eligibility criteria as if in any examination process you found ineligible then you will be terminated from the whole process.

  • The applicants must have Indian citizenship.
  • The candidates must have done completed the Graduation from the recognized university.institute.
  • The candidates who are in the final year of the Graduation and whose result is declared before starting the admission process are also eligible.

CMAT Exam Pattern

The candidates who are preparing for the CMAT examination or one who wants to prepare for the examination do once read the Exam pattern as this will help you in doing the preparation in an easy way.

  • Examination Mode: Computer Based Test (CBT)
  • Question Types: Multiple Choice Question (MCQ)
  • Exam Duration: 3 hours
  • No. of Sections: 4
  • Total No. of Questions: 100
  • Marking Criteria: 4 pints for the right answer
  • Negative Marking: Minus 1 for a false answer.
  • Paper Details:

Section Name

No. of Questions

Quantitative Techniques & Data Interpretation

25

 

Logical Reasoning

Language Comprehension

General Awareness

CMAT 2020 Syllabus

Before starting the preparation do read the Syllabus as in the examination questions is asked from the syllabus only. Syllabus help the candidates in doping the preparation and in managing the time.

Quantitative Techniques & Data Interpretation

Topic Name

Number Systems

Pipes & Cistern

Ratio & Proportion

Algebra

Speed Time & Distance

Geometry

Time & Work

Mensuration

Profit Loss

Quadratic & Linear Equation

Percentages

Line graph

Partnership

Pie Chart

Bar Graph

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Logical Reasoning

Topic Name

Analytical Reasoning

Analogy Test

Linear Arrangements

Blood Relationship Tests

Statements Arguments

Coding and Decoding

Sequencing

Inferences

Matrix Arrangements

Statements and Conclusion

Number Series

Non-Verbal Reasoning

Ranking Tests

Symbol Based Problems

Statements Assumptions

Direction and Distance Test

Language Comprehension

Topic Name

Vocabulary

One- word Substitution

Para Jumble

Synonyms & Antonyms.

Paragraph Completion

Reading Comprehension

General Awareness:  static and current general questions, reasoning, tricky questions, etc.

CMAT Examination Center

Exam Center Name

Agartala

Bhubaneshwar

Nagpur

Srinagar

Ahmedabad

Bhuj

Nasik

Surat

Ahmednagar

Chandigarh/ Mohali/ Panchkula

Navi Mumbai

Trivandrum

Allahabad/ Prayagraj

Chennai

Greater Noida/ Noida

Udaipur

Amravati

Coimbatore

Panaji/Madgaon

Vadodara

Amritsar

Davangere

Patna

Varanasi

Aurangabad

Dehradun

Pune

Vishakhapatnam

Bangalore

Delhi/ New Delhi

Rajkot

Guntur

Bareilly

Dhanbad

Raipur

Kurnool

Bhavnagar

Dharwad

Ranchi

Nellore

Bhopal

Durgapur

Shimla

Rajahmundry

Tirupati

Vijayawada

Gandhinagar

Kadi/ Mehsana

Ghaziabad

Warangal

Bhatinda

Sambalpur

Thane

Solapur

Thiruvananthapuram

Bengaluru

Hamirpur

Hisar

Gulbarga

Kanpur

Gurgaon

Kochi

Guwahati

Kolhapur

Gwalior

Kolkata

Hyderabad

Kozhikode

Indore

Lucknow

Jabalpur

Ludhiana

Jaipur

Mangalore

Jammu

Meerut

Jamshedpur

Mumbai

Jodhpur

Mysore

Bhilai/ Durg/ Bhilai Nagar

Anand

Tirunelveli

Madurai

Nanded

Dhule

Faridabad

 

Participating Institutes (CMAT)

S. No

CMAT Participating Institute

1

Acharya Bangalore Business School, Bangalore

2

Asia Pacific Institute of Management, New Delhi

3

Pune University MBA (PUMBA) Department of Management Sciences

4

Jaipuria Institute of Management, Noida

5

IISWBM (Indian Institute of Social Welfare & Business), Kolkata

6

Pune University MBA (PUMBA) Department of Management Sciences

7

Birla Institute of Technology, Mesra

8

Doon Business School, Dehradun

9

SIMSREE, Mumbai

10

Future Business School, Kolkata

CMAT 2020 Preparation Books

One can refer to the books provided below as this will help you in doing the CMAT Preparation.

Topic Name

 Book Name

 Author Name

 Quantitative Aptitude and Data Interpretation

 Quantitative Aptitude for Competitive Examinations

 RS Agarwal

 Accredited Guide to Data Interpretation and Data Sufficiency

 Anant Ashish

 Data Analysis & Interpretation Data Sufficiency

 Think Tank of Kiran Prakashan

Logical Reasoning

 A modern approach to logical reasoning

 RS Agarwal

 How to Prepare for Logical Reasoning for CAT

 Arun Sharma

 Logical Reasoning and Data Interpretation for CAT

 Nishit Sinha

Language Comprehension

 The Pearson Guide to Verbal Ability

 Sujit Kumar

Preparation of verbal ability & reading comprehension

 Arun Sharma & Meenakshi Upadhyay

 CAT Verbal Ability and Reading Comprehension

 Gautam Puri

 General Awareness

 General Knowledge (GK)

 Disha Experts

 Face to Face MAT with 19 Years (1197-2016)

 BS SIjwali

 

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