Exam Date


Application Date

2020-09-14 to 2021-01-17

Result Date

Exam Description


NMIMS Management Aptitude Test (NMAT)


Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC) conducts NMIMS Management Aptitude Test (NMAT) for admission to management courses. The selection process for admission includes Group Discussion and Personal Interview (GD & PI) round after the entrance test.


Entrance Exam Highlights:


Exam NMIMS Management Aptitude Test
Organized by Graduate Management Admission Council
Category National Level Exam
Frequency Once a year
Official Website https://www.nmat.org/
Mode of Registration Online
Exam Mode Online
Total Questions 120 Questions
Negative marking No
Languages English
Exam pattern Language Skills, Quantitative Skills and Logical Reasoning Skills
No. of Participating Colleges 76
Score Validity One year


Important Dates for NMAT 2021


Events Dates
NMAT 2021 registrations- Main 14th September 2020 to 20th November 2020
NMAT late registration  21st November 2020 to 30th November 2020
NMAT registration - Retake 5th November 2020 to 17th January 2021
NMAT scheduling 14th September 2020 to 02 December 2020
NMAT 2021 Re-scheduling 14th September 2020 to 17th January 2021
NMAT 2021 04th November 2020 to 30th January 2021
Re-take scheduling 05th November to 17th January 2021
Additional Window Registration January 18, 2021 - 31 January 2021
Re-scheduling January 18, 2021 - 29 January 2021
Additional Window Exam Delivery February 02, 2021 - 08, February 2021
NMAT 2021 result announcement To be announced


Eligibility Criteria for NMAT 2021


  • Candidate must have completed graduation under 10+2+3 or four years of education pattern from any stream
  • Candidate must have secured not less than 50% in their final year of Bachelor's Degree.
  • Applicants who are waiting for results or are in their final graduation year are also eligible for NMAT applications.
  • Admission shall be issued on a provisional basis until the graduation marksheet and certificate of qualifying examination have been received.


Application Process for NMAT 2021


  • Step 1 - Open the official website.
  • Step 2- Register for NMAT
  • Step 3 - Fill the registration form
  • Step 4 - Upload the necessary documents
  • Step 5 - Pay fees for the application form
Category Quota Mode Gender Amount
ST, OBC, SC, General - Online Female, Transgender, Male ₹ 2,000
  • Step 6 - Print the NMAT Application Form


Exam Pattern for NMAT 2021


Test takers can take NMAT by GMAC thrice; one original attempt followed by two retakes and the best score out of three attempts is considered for final admissions.


Name of Sections Number of Questions Duration (min.)
Quantitative Skills 48 60
Language Skills 32 22
Logical Reasoning 40 38
Total 120 120


Exam Centers for NMAT 2021


State City State City
Uttar Pradesh Agra Maharashtra Mumbai
Kanpur Nagpur
Lucknow Nashik
Noida Pune
Varanasi Karnataka Bengaluru
Chandigarh Chandigarh Manipal
Uttarakhand Dehradun Mysore
Delhi New Delhi Tamil Nadu Chennai
Haryana Faridabad Tiruchirapalli
Gurgaon Vellore
Jammu and Kashmir Jammu Kerala Kochi
Punjab Patiala Telangana Hyderabad
Gujarat Ahmedabad Andhra Pradesh Visakhapatnam
Surat Vijayawada
Vadodara Madhya Pradesh Bhopal
Rajasthan Jaipur Indore
Jodhpur Jabalpur
Kota Chhattisgarh Raipur
Pilani Odisha Bhubaneswar
West Bengal Kolkata Assam Guwahati
Bihar Patna Jharkhand Jamshedpur
Meghalaya Shillong Ranchi


Documents Required at Counselling


  • 10th certificate/marksheets
  • 12th certificate/marksheets
  • Bachelor's Degree certificate/marksheets
  • Admit card of NMAT by GMAC™
  • Scorecard of NMAT by GMAC™
  • Professional certificate, if any
  • Work experience certificate, if any