CMAT 2021:Registration Process,Dates,Eligibility Criteria,Application Fee,Exam Pattern

CMAT 2021

CMAT 2021:Registration Process,Dates,Eligibility Criteria,Application Fee,Exam Pattern

OVERVIEW

The abbreviation of CMAT is Common Management Admission Test, an online entrance test conducted by NTA (National Testing Agency) for granting admission in courses like MBA/PGDM. The score card of CMAT is accepted by 1000 colleges i.e. B-Schools of India. The registration process starts on 23rd December 2020. The examinations will be conducted on February 22, 2021.

Fast Facts about CMAT 2021:

Features  Details 
Exam Name Common Management Admission Test (CMAT)
Conducting Body National Testing Agency
Exam Level National
Exam Frequency Once a year
Exam Mode Online
Exam Duration 3 hours
Exam Syllabus ·         Quantitative Techniques & Data Interpretation

·         Logical Reasoning

·         Language Comprehension & Verbal Ability

·         General Awareness

Exam Pattern 100 questions in MCQ format
Language English
Exam Fees Rs 2,000 (General category male)

Rs 1,000 (General category female)

Exam Purpose Admission into 1005 MBA colleges
Course Offered MBA/PGDM
No. of Test Cities 153
Exam Helpdesk No. 0120-6895200
Exam Website https://www.nta.ac.in

CMAT 2021 Eligibility Criteria:

  • An Aspirant must have completed graduation in any discipline from a recognized University.
  • Aspirant who are in their final year are also eligible to apply for CMAT 2021.

Important dates for CMAT 2021:

The registration process has begun from 23rd December 2020, Below provided is the schedule for CMAT 2021

CMAT Events CMAT Exam Dates  Salient Features
CMAT 2021 registration start date 23-Dec-2020 Date of commencement of CMAT registration process online on NTA website
Registration end date 22-Jan-2021 CMAT 2021 registration process to conclude
Last date of fee payment 23-Jan-2021 Payment of application can be done until 11:59 PM
Image correction  25-Jan to 30-Jan-2021 Candidate can upload new image and signature if required
Admit card download begins To be announced To be available on the official website
CMAT 2021 exam 22-Feb-2021

27-Feb-2021

Exam to be held from 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM and 3:00 PM to 6:00 PM in 153 cities
CMAT answer key release To be announced CMAT answer key, question paper and individual response sheets available on NTA website
Result announcement To be announced Scorecards to be released on the official website along with all India rank list

CMAT 2021 Registration Process:

Like other Entrance Exam the registration process is almost same. The complete application cum registration process is online and the application form for CMAT 2021 is available at the official website of NTA. The steps to register for CMAT 2021 are provided below:

Step – 1 Online registration via entering the basic details of the aspirant like

Name, Date of Birth, E-mail ID, Contact No, etc.

Step – 2 Creation of a CMAT 2021 account with the User ID and Password, this

Could done by confirmation of registration via OTP/email

Step – 3 Filling the complete Application form by furnishing the personal and

Academic details.

Step – 4 Uploading passport sized photograph and signature in a prescribed

Format and file size.

Step – 5 Payment of the registration fee for CMAT 2021 via debit/credit card.

CMAT 2021 Application Fee:

The application fee is different for the different sections of the society. The application fee is provided below:

Rs 1600 for general category (Boys)

Rs 1000 for general category (Girls)

Rs 1000 for OBC (NCL)/EWS

Rs 800 for SC/ST/PH (Boys) and Rs 700 for SC/ST/PH (Girls)

Rs 700 for Transgender

CMAT 2021 Exam Pattern:

There are 100 questions asked in CMAT 2021 Exam, every correct answer will give 4 marks and 1 mark will be deducted for every incorrect answer. The questions will be asked from the subjects like Logical Reasoning, Language Comprehension, General Awareness, Quantitative Techniques & Data Interpretation. The overlook to the Exam Pattern is provided below in the tabulated format:

CMAT 2021 Exam Pattern
Sections 4 (Quantitative Techniques & Data Interpretation, Logical Reasoning, Language Comprehension, General Awareness
Number of Questions 100
Number of Questions per section 25
Marks Per Question 4
Total Marks 400
Negative Marking -1
Sectional Time Limit No
Difficulty Level Moderate to Difficult
Duration 2 hours

CMAT 2021 Exam Centres:

There are 153 cities in which CMAT 2021 is going to be conducted. Candidates will choose the centers which are nearest to them and these options will be provided to the candidates at the time of filling up the application form. The list of the cities with the states is mentioned below in tabular format:

State City City Code
Andaman and Nicobar Port Blair AN01
Andhra Pradesh

 

Guntur AP07
Kurnool AP10
Nellore AP11
Rajahmundry AP13
Tirupathi AP16
Vijayawada AP17
Visakhapatnam AP18
Arunachal Pradesh Itanagar/Naharlagun AL01
Assam Dibrugarh AM01
Assam Guwahati AM02
Bihar Bhagalpur BR02
Darbhanga BR04
Gaya BR05
Muzaffarpur BR06
Patna BR07
Chandigarh/Mohali Chandigarh/Mohali CH01
Chhattisgarh Bhilai Nagar/Durg CG01
Raipur CG03
Delhi Delhi DL01
Goa Panaji GO01
Gujarat Ahmedabad/Gandhinagar GJ01
Anand GJ02
Bhavnagar GJ03
Bhuj GJ17
Himatnagar GJ14
Jamnagar GJ06
Mehsana GJ08
Rajkot GJ10
Surat GJ11
Vadodara GJ12
Valsad/Vapi GJ13
Haryana Ambala HR01
Faridabad HR01
Gurugram HR01
Hissar HR01
Himachal Pradesh Bilaspur HP01
Hamirpur HP03
Shimla HP06
Solan HP07
Jammu Jammu JK02
Jammu and Kashmir Srinagar JK04
Jharkhand Dhanbad JH02
Jamshedpur JH03
Ranchi JH04
Karnataka Belagavi (Belgaum) KK02
Bengaluru KK04
Dharwad/Hubballi (Hubli) KK10
Gulbarga KK08
Mangaluru (Mangalore) KK12
Mysuru (Mysore) KK14
Udupi/Manipal KK17
Kerala Ernakulam KL04
Kottayam KL11
Kozhikode KL12
Thiruvananthapuram KL17
Thrissur KL18
Ladakh Leh LL01
Lakshwadeep Kavaratti LD01
Madhya Pradesh Bhopal MP03
Gwalior MP06
Indore MP07
Jabalpur MP08
Sagar MP12
Maharashtra Ahmednagar MR01
Amravati MR03
Aurangabad MR04
Dhule MR10
Kolhapur MR14
Mumbai/Navi Mumbai MR16
Nagpur MR17
Nanded MR18
Nashik MR19
Pune MR22
Solapur MR27
Thane MR28
Manipur Imphal MN01
Meghalaya Shillong MG01
Mizoram Aizawl MZ01
Nagaland Dimapur NL01
Kohima NL02
Odisha Balasore (Baleswar) OR02
Berhampur-Ganjam OR03
Bhawanipatna/Kalahandi OR18
Bhubaneswar OR04
Jeypore/Koraput OR19
Sambalpur OR09
Puducherry Puducherry PO01
Punjab

 

Amritsar PB01
Bhatinda PB02
Ludhiana PB05
Patiala/Fatehgarh Sahib PB08
Rajasthan Jaipur RJ06
Jodhpur RJ07
Kota RJ08
Sikar RJ09
Udaipur RJ11
Tamil Nadu Chennai TN01
Coimbatore TN02
Madurai TN08
Tiruchirappalli TN14
Tirunelveli TN15
Telangana Hyderabad TL01
Karimnagar TL02
Warangal TL07
Tripura Agartala TA01
Uttar Pradesh Agra UP01
Aligarh UP02
Allahabad/Prayagraj UP03
Ambedkar Nagar UP25
Azamgarh UP19
Ballia UP20
Banda UP26
Barabanki UP27
Bareilly UP04
Basti UP28
Bijnor UP21
Bulandshahr UP29
Chandauli UP41
Deoria UP30
Etawah UP31
Faizabad UP06
Firozabad UP22
Ghaziabad UP07
Ghazipur UP23
Gorakhpur UP08
Jalaun (Orai) UP32
Jaunpur UP24
Jhansi UP10
Kanpur UP11
Kushinagar UP33
Lakhimpur Kheri UP34
Lucknow UP12
Mathura UP13
Mau UP35
Meerut UP14
Mirzapur UP36
Moradabad UP15
Muzaffarnagar UP16
Noida/G Noida UP09
Pratapgarh UP43
Raebareili UP37
Saharanpur UP38
Shahjanpur UP39
Sonbhadra UP42
Sultanpur UP40
Varanasi UP18
Uttarakhand Dehradun UK01
Haldwani UK02
Roorkee UK06
West Bengal Kolkata WB10
Siliguri WB11

Exam Day Guidelines for CMAT 2021:

Preparation for the exam as well as for the exam day is one of the crucial things that an aspirant must keep in his mind. Keeping this in mind there are some points that is to be taken into consideration on exam date:

  • Carry your admit card of CMAT 2021 as hard copy, soft copy/digital copy is not acceptable at the exam centers.
  • Reach 2 hours before the examination timing.
  • Don’t carry valuables/electronics gadgets as these are not allowed in the examination room.
  • Carry one of the below mentioned Photo Id Proof at the examination centre:

Aadhar card

PAN card

Voter ID card

Passport

Driver’s license

FAQs ON CMAT 2021:

Q.1     Which agency conducts CMAT 2021?

Ans.    NTA (National Testing Agency) is responsible for conducting CMAT 2021.

 

Q.2     What is the application fee for CMAT 2021?

Ans     The application fee is different for different sections of the society:

Rs 1600 for general category (Boys)

Rs 1000 for general category (Girls)

Rs 1000 for OBC (NCL)/EWS

Rs 800 for SC/ST/PH (Boys) and Rs 700 for SC/ST/PH (Girls)

Rs 700 for Transgender

 

Q.3     Is CMAT 2021 is an online or offline exam?

Ans     CMAT 2021 is a online examination.

 

Q.4     What are eligibility criteria for CMAT 2021?

Ans     The eligibility criteria for CMAT 2021 is

  • An Aspirant must have completed graduation in any discipline from a recognized University.
  • Aspirant who are in their final year are also eligible to apply for CMAT 2021.

 

Q.5     What is the frequency of CMAT 2021?

Ans     CMAT 2021 is an annual exam conducted once in a year.

 

Q.6     What are the age criteria for CMAT 2021?

Ans     There is no criteria for upper ages but an aspirant must of 20 years of age

which is the minimum age for this exam.

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