NMIMS NMAT 2018 Notification, Eligibility, Application, Dates, Syllabus & Admit Card

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NMIMS NMAT 2018 Notification, Eligibility, Application, Dates, Syllabus & Admit Card


The registration for NMAT will open on 4th July 2017 for admissions in its School of Business Management for academic session 2018-20 and the students, after their formal registrations in NMAT 2018, shall be able to take online test in a window period from 5th October to 18th December 2017 with a choice of two more retakes after first attempt. NMAT 2018 Test Centers are mentioned later in the module.


NMIMS Management Aptitude Test is organized every single year by the Narsee Monjee Institute of Management Studies (NMIMS) Mumbai to award ambitious candidates admission in programs like Full Time MBA, MBA (Pharmaceutical Management), MBA (HR), MBA (Capital Market), MBA (Banking), at Mumbai campus and a 2-year full-time Post Graduate Diploma in Management PGDM at Hyderabad and Bengaluru campuses.



NMIMS Important Dates

Sr. No.ActivityImportant Dates
1Registration Start DateTuesday, July 04, 2017
2Registration End DateTuesday, October 03, 2017
3Scheduling Start DateTuesday, July 04, 2017
4Scheduling End DateMonday, October 16, 2017
5Late Registration Start DateWednesday, October 04, 2017
6Late Registration End DateSaturday, October 14, 2017
7Registration – Retake Start DateFriday, October 06, 2017
8Registration – Retake End DateThursday, December 14, 2017
9Re- scheduling Start DateTuesday, July 04, 2017
10Re-scheduling End DateFriday, December 15, 2017
11Exam Delivery Start DateThursday, October 05, 2017
12Exam Delivery End DateMonday, December 18, 2017
13Re-take Scheduling Start DateFriday, October 06, 2017
14Re-take Scheduling End DateFriday, December 15, 2017
15Announcement of results3rd week of January, 2018



NMAT 2018 – Programs & Seats

For the following full time MBA – Mumbai & PGDM – Bengaluru / PGDM – Hyderabad / PGDM – Navi Mumbai / PGDM – Indore Programmes for academic year commencing from June 2018

(i) MBA in Finance, Information, Marketing, Operations & Decision: 500 Seats

(ii) MBA in Human Resources: 60 Seats

(iii) MBA in Pharmaceutical Management: 60 Seats

(iv) PGDM (Bangaluru Campus): 180 Seats

(v) PGDM (Hyderabad Campus): 120 Seats

(vi) PGDM (Navi Mumbai Campus): 60 Seats

(vii) PGDM – Indore Campus: 60 seats



Number of Attempts

A candidate can attempt the NMAT 2018 exam thrice against a single application in a given year. These 3 attempts include the first attempt followed by 2 optional reattempts.

For example, a student appears for NMAT 2018 on 10th October 2017 and finds his/her performance unsatisfactory then he/she can choose to reschedule the exam on the remaining days. This reattempt (if taken) will be considered the 2nd attempt. Similarly, a candidate can schedule his/her 3rd attempt.



Eligibility Criteria

For MBA & MBA (HR): The candidates must be the Bachelor’s degree (10+2+3/ 4) in any discipline with minimum 50% marks in the first attempt from a recognized university for MBA and MBA HR course (Mumbai Campus)

Candidates must be the Bachelor’s Degree (10+2+3/ 4) in any discipline from a UGC recognized

University with minimum 50% marks in the aggregate

The candidate must have completed graduation in the stipulated duration as per the respective University/ Institution awarding the degree

Those candidates who have cleared their graduation by doing a part-time course or through distance learning, correspondence courses, externally, open school are not eligible to apply


Examination Fee

The fee structure for the NMAT 2018 Examination is as follows:

Early RegistrationRs. 1800
Late RegistrationRs. 2000
RetakeRs. 1800
RescheduleRs. 1000
Additional Score Report (beyond first 7)Rs. 200 per score report


Following Mode of Payments shall be accepted for NMAT 2018:

  • Visa, MasterCard, American Express Debit/Credit Card
  • Net banking.
  • Mobile Wallets.

Money for the rescheduling must be paid via Credit Card (Visa, MasterCard, and American Express) only.



NMAT Admission Procedure 2018

The admission procedure will be started after the announcement of the result. The merit list will be prepared on the basis of the marks scored by the candidates in the examination. Shortlisted candidates will be called for the Personal Interview & Case Discussion rounds. Shortlisted candidates will get their call letter from the website. No separate call letter will be sent to the candidates through email or post. Candidates have to bring the admit card & call letter for this round. After completion of the CD & PI round, the final merit list will be made. The final merit list will be prepared on the basis of the academic records, NMAT score, work experience and CD & PI rounds. The seat will be allotted to the candidates on the basis of the final merit list.


Name of the programNumber of Seats
Two year full time programme having concentration in any one of the following area:
1.    Finance
2.    Information Systems
3.    Marketing
4.    Operations & Decision Sciences


MBA Human Resource   60
MBA Pharmaceutical Management60

Bengaluru Campus


Number of Seats

PGDM    120

Hyderabad Campus


Number of Seats




NMAT 2018 Sections of Exam Paper

Sr. NoSectionNo. of QuestionsTime in Minutes
1Language Skills3222
2Quantitative Skills4860
3Logical Reasoning4038



NMAT 2018 Exam Test Centers

NorthAgra, Chandigarh, Dehradun, Delhi, Faridabad, Gurgaon, Jammu, Kanpur, Lucknow, Noida, Patiala, Varanasi


WestAhmedabad, Jaipur, Jodhpur, Kota, Mumbai, Nagpur, Nasik, Pune, Pilani, Surat, Vadodara


SouthBengaluru, Chennai, Kochi, Hyderabad, Manipal, Mysore, Tiruchirapalli, Vellore, Vizag, Vijaywada


CentralBhopal, Indore, Jabalpur, Raipur
EastBhubaneswar, Guwahati, Jamshedpur, Kolkata, Patna, Ranchi, Shillong












NMAT 2018 Syllabus

The syllabus of NMAT 2018 Examination:

Language Skills

  • Dictionary Meanings of Different Words.
  • Language usage and their rules.
  • Syntax and Correct Grammar.
  • Date Interpretation and DS.

Quantitative Skills

  • 2D and 3D Geometry.
  • Bar Graph.
  • Line Graph.
  • Pie Chart.

Logical Reasoning

  • Multi-dimensional arrangements.




  • The final result would be declared online in the 3rdweek of January 2018 by GMAC on the official website of NMAT 2018.
  • The result will provide the candidate’s percentile score.
  • The candidate will have to enter their email and password to access the results.



Institutes Accepting NMAT 2018 Scores

The official list of institutes accepting NMAT 2018 scores is as follows:

  1. SVKM’s Narsee Monjee Institute of Management Studies.
  2. Xavier School of Human Resource Management – Bhubaneswar.
  3. Xavier School of Rural Management – Bhubaneswar.
  4. Xavier School of Sustainability – Bhubaneswar.
  5. Xavier Faculty of Management (Urban Management & Governance) – Bhubaneswar
  6. MISB Bocconi.
  7. ICFAI Business School (IBS), Hyderabad and other locations.
  8. Shiv Nadar University
  9. Alliance University.
  10. VIT University.
  11. Amity University.
  12. Thapar School of Management.
  13. Woxsen School of Business Management.
  14. University of Petroleum & Energy Studies (UPES).
  15. GITAM School of International Business, Visakhapatnam.
  16. Hyderabad Business School, GITAM University.
  17. SRM University.
  18. BML Munjal University.
  19. Mody University.



Important Links

Application of LinkLink
NMAT 2018 Official websitehttp://www.nmat.org.in
NMAT 2018 Official practice examhttp://www.nmat.org.in/nmat-prep-by-gmac-product.
Education Loanshttp://www.nmat.org.in/special-loan-offer/education-loan.
For Test Takers with disabilitieshttp://www.nmat.org.in/test-takers/test-takers-with-disabilities.
NMAT 2018 Application linkhttps://nmatbygmac.formistry.com/?&_ga=1.45341924.1511532709.1476334847#register.
NMAT 2018 Test Centershttp://www.nmat.org.in/test-takers/test-centres/


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