NMAT Notification

Know about the NMAT 2022 Exam, important exam dates, exam pattern and syllabus, educational requirements, and much more.

The NMAT is a national-level entrance examination administered by GMAC, which owns the GMAT examination. The top business schools in India and a few other nations accept its marks. The NMAT is conducted during October and December. More than 50,000 applicants who want to attend a reputable management institution take the examination every session. The official 2022 notice is made public in August, and registrations are open till October 2022. 

NMAT Notification 2022: Exam Highlights

In India and abroad, the NMAT is among the most renowned MBA Examinations. The key highlights of the NMAT exam 2022 are as follows:
Events Details
NMAT Full Form NMIMS Management Aptitude Test
Conducting Body Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC)
NMAT Exam Level National Level: MBA Entrance Test
Exam Frequency Once a year (70-day test window)
Mode Two Testing Modes
  • At exam centres in online mode
  • At Home in an online proctored mode
NMAT Exam Duration 120 minutes
Exam Section 3 Sections:
  • Language Skills
  • Quantitative Skills
  • Logical Reasoning
NMAT Exam Pattern 108 Questions
Language English
Course Offered MBA/PGDM
Number of Test Cities 46
Exam Website www.nmat.org  

NMAT Notification 2022: Important Dates

To prevent missing the deadline, applicants interested in upcoming tests must take notice of these NMAT examinations’ important dates in 2022. The NMAT announcement has confirmed the schedule for NMAT 2022.
Events Important Dates
NMAT 2022 Registration Dates 1st August 2022 – 10th October 2022
NMAT 2022 Scheduling Dates  1st August 2022 – 10th October 2022
NMAT Rescheduling 1st August 2022 – 16th December 2022
NMAT Exam Date 2022 10th October 2022 – 19th December 2022
NMAT Registration Retake Scheduling 11th October 2022 – 16th December 2022
NMAT Retake Dates 2022  11th October 2022 – 16th December 2022
NMAT 2022 Result Date  To Be Notified

NMAT Notification 2022: Application Fee

Applicants can schedule tests after enrolling and submitting the registration fees. By submitting the rescheduling charge, candidates also can reschedule the examination. The NMAT 2022 application fees are as follows:
Function Fees
Registration Fee INR 2,800 + Taxes
Fees for Rescheduling INR 1,200 + Taxes
Fees for Retaking INR 2,800 +Taxes
Additional Score Report (above 5) INR 300 per report + Taxes

NMAT Notification 2022: Eligibility Criteria

Applicants should verify the eligibility requirements of each participating college individually before choosing one in the registration as they may differ. As stated in the NMAT announcement, candidates must satisfy the following requirements to be eligible for the NMAT 2022:

  • The applicant must hold a bachelor’s degree in any field from an accredited institution with at least a 50% average score.
  • There won’t be any established age restrictions for the NMAT.
  • The examination is also open to undergraduate students in their last year of study.

NMAT Notification 2022: Exam Pattern

The NMAT test consists of three sections and is computer adaptive. The test has a 120-minutes time limit, with individual time limitations for each component. The sections are divided as follows:
Section Questions Time Allotted
Language Skills 36 28
Quantitative Skills 36 52
Logical Reasoning 36 40
Total 108 120 minutes
  • All the questions are MCQ based.
  • No marks are deducted for incorrect answers. 
  • Candidates may attempt all questions without fear of negative marking.
  • The order of the sections is up to the candidates. But once decided, the order is fixed.
  • Once a section is closed, applicants cannot revisit it.
  • Each segment’s questions must be answered by the applicants in the time given for that section.

NMAT Notification 2022: Syllabus

Three sections make up the NMAT exam pattern, and each subject has its syllabus. The list of the main topics often covered on the NMAT test is shown below.
Quantitative Skills Language Skills Logical Reasoning
  • Algebra
  • Arithmetic
  • Coordinate Geometry
  • Cylinder, Cones and Spheres
  • Data Interpretation
  • Geometry & Mensuration
  • Lines, Angles and Triangles
  • Modern Math
  • Permutation & Combination
  • Time & Work
  • Analogies
  • Antonyms
  • Choose the Correct Preposition
  • Cloze Test
  • Fill in the Blanks
  • Identify the Error
  • Idioms
  • Jumbled Sentences
  • Odd one out
  • Para Jumbles
  • Paragraph Summary
  • Parts of speech
  • Phrasal verbs
  • RC Passages
  • Sentence correction
  • Synonyms
  • Tenses
  • Blood Relation Questions
  • Classification and syllogisms
  • Coding and Decoding
  • Course of Action
  • Critical Reasoning
  • Decision-making
  • Linear and Circular Arrangements
  • Matrix Type Questions
  • Series and direction questions
  • Statement and Argument based Questions

NMAT 2022: How to Register?

The NMAT has the lengthiest testing window, and applicants are limited to three attempts each calendar year. Candidates can register by submitting an online form, which will be accessible on the official site as of 1st August 2022.

  • The applicant will be asked to enter the necessary information. Candidates should check the information before entering and submitting it to ensure there are no mistakes.
  • Applicants must pay the application fees after entering their information. 
  • Applicants can choose the time slot, date, and examination venue once their payment has been completed adequately for the NMAT 2022 exam.
  • Please be aware that the exam centre, date, and timing depend on availability. First come, first served will dominate the scheduling process.

Applicants will get a confirmation email with the exam time, exam date, and examination centre when the NMAT 2022 examination has been scheduled.

Institutes that Accept NMAT Score

Every year, 52 Indian B-schools participate in the computer-based, online NMAT exam. The following institutions accept NMAT results into their management programmes, according to the authorized GMAC official site:

  • Alliance University, Bangalore
  • Amity University, Delhi NCR
  • Amrut Mody School of Management, Ahmedabad University, Ahmedabad
  • Athena School of Management – Mumbai
  • Bennett University – Delhi, NCR
  • BML Munjal University, Delhi
  • BSE Institute Limited, Mumbai
  • GITAM School of International Business, Visakhapatnam
  • Hyderabad Business School, GITAM University, Hyderabad
  • ICFAI Business School (IBS), Hyderabad and other locations
  • Indian School of Business (ISB) – (Advanced Management Programme in Business Analytics (AMPBA))
  • ISBR Business School, Bengaluru, Karnataka
  • ITM Business School, Navi Mumbai
  • Jain University – CMS Business School
  • Jindal Global Business School – Delhi/NCR
  • Mody University, Rajasthan
  • NMIMS Mumbai
  • Pandit Deendayal Petroleum University
  • School of Inspired Leadership (Soil)
  • SDA Bocconi Asia centre (formerly MISB Bocconi), Mumbai
  • Shiv Nadar University, Greater Noida
  • SPJIMR – Mumbai (For PGMPW)
  • SRM University, Chennai, Delhi NCR Sonipat
  • SVKM’s Narsee Monjee Institute of Management Studies, Mumbai, Bangalore, Hyderabad
  • TAPMI (For Mu Sigma- TAPMI L.E.A.D Program)
  • Thapar School of Management, Chandigarh
  • Universal Business School
  • University of Petroleum & Energy Studies (UPES), Dehradun
  • VIT University, Vellore
  • Woxsen School of Business Management, Hyderabad
  • Xavier University, Bhubaneswar


Applicants have until 10th October to finish NMAT 2022 registration and fill out the online application. Candidates will have a 70-day window to take the NMAT examination, from 10th October to 19th December. The NMAT exam dates for MBA programme admission have been made public by GMAC. Candidates can plan the exam date and show up for the computer-based examination after completing the registration process. Complete details about NMAT 2022, including the most recent developments, are provided in this article.


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