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CMAT 2018

On 21-01-2018, All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) is conducting CMAT 2018 Exam. Entrants who are interested to take an admission in management courses like MBA, PGCM, PGDM and Executive PGDM Courses must know about the CMAT Eligibility, Fee and so on. As per the CMAT 2018 Notification, Closing Date to Submit CMAT Application Form is 15-12-2017. Moreover, AICTE organizes the CMAT Exam 2018 (Common Management Admission Test) throughout India. For providing admissions, All India Council for Technical Education AICTE-Approved Institutions, colleges & universities consider the CMAT Scores.. Here we are providing details about CMAT 2018 Registration including CMAT Admit Card, Result, Exam Pattern& syllabus etc.

Common Management Admission Test is one of biggest National Level Entrance Examination organized by All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) once a year as per the directions of Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD), Government of India. Huge numbers of candidates apply for this CMAT exam every year to do the management course. CMAT exam is an online computer based test conducted in the month of January 2018. For getting more details regarding CMAT 2018, you need to go through the below section of this page which is well provided by team of www.recruitmentinboxx.com

CMAT 2018

Important CMAT 2018 Dates:


Common Management Admission Test Application form will available20-10-2017
Last Date for CMAT Registration15-12-2017
Admit card available3rd week of January 2018
Common Management Admission Test Date21-01-2018
CMAT 2018 Answer key release1 or 2 weeks after the examination
Declaration of result

2nd week of February 2018

CMAT Eligibility Criteria

Nationality: Only Indian citizen can apply for this CMAT 2018 Exam.

Qualification Needed: Applicants must hold a Graduation Degree in any stream from any recognized college or university.

Appearing Candidates: Those applicants who are in final year of Graduation, hence they can also apply.

Check Out Updated Details: CMAT Eligibility Criteria

What Will Be the Application Fee for CMAT Registration 2018?

  • For General & OBC: Rs. 1400/-
  • For SC, ST & PD candidates: Rs. 700/-
  • The fee payment can be done via online mode through Credit card / Debit card or Net Banking.
  • Students can also make fee payment through the Challan payment at any branch of SBI bank.

Online Payment: Applicants can select online payment mode and then do the payment using Credit card / Debit card / Net Banking. Once your payment is successfully done, you will receive a confirmation E-mail and SMS. Once you have received the successful payment confirmation, applicants can proceed with the remaining part of registration procedure.

Cash Payment In SBI Bank: Contenders can select Cash Payment option to pay by CASH at any of the designated SBI bank branch. Once you select this option and proceed, you will see a CHALLAN on your screen with your details already filled in it. You need to take 3 PRINT OUTS of this CHALLAN, fill in the details wherever required in all the copies, and walk in to your nearest SBI bank branch with CASH on the next day of generation of Challan

Do You Know? How to Download Challan Form Online Mode

What is the CMAT Admission Process?

  • Admission to PGDM, MBA, PGCM, and Executive PGDM Courses will be done on basis of Common Management Admission Test 2018 Scores.
  • CMAT 2018 Exam will be held on 14-01-2018

CMAT Exam Pattern:

Exam Mode: The exam is a Computer Based Exam.

No. of Question: There will be total 100 questions asked, 25 questions from each section

Type of Question: The question paper comprises objective type questions.

Marking Scheme: Four marks will be provided for each correct answer (+4 marks)

Negative marking: There will be deduction of mark and -1 mark will be deducted for wrong answer.

Duration: The exam duration will be three hours (180 minutes).

SectionNumber of questionsTotal marks
Language Comprehension25100
Quantitative Techniques and Data Interpretation25100
Logical Reasoning25100
General Awareness25100

CMAT Exam Syllabus

Language Comprehension:

It covers comprehensive English test which includes the test of grammar, tenses, vocabulary, jumbled paragraphs and reading comprehension. Key topics from which you may expect questions are – usage of Articles, Non-finites, dangling modifiers, Nouns, Pronouns (Especially relative Pronouns), adjectives, adverbs, prepositions –regular and followed, verbs, Syntax, Subject-verb Agreement, Simple, continuous, Perfect tenses and Conditional-unreal past.

Quantitative Techniques and Data Interpretation:

While topics like table and pie chart in data interpretation section will require basic calculation skills, the topics from which most of the questions appear in quant are arithmetic (ratios, mixtures, work, averages, profit & loss, basic statistics etc), number properties, probability and counting principles with one or two odd questions in geometry and derivatives (i.e. maxima –minima).

CMAT 2018 Question Paper>> Download PDF

Logical Reasoning:

The section is a mix of the topics from arrangements like linear, seating, sequencing & arranging with conditions to coding. The other questions are based on statement-conclusion, logical puzzle, numerical puzzle, Venn diagram, true/false statements, visual reasoning. The basic preparatory tip for LR is to attempt as many practice exercises as possible. They can be solved with basic human logical instinct.

General Awareness:

Current GK- based on current reading of newspapers and periodicals;  Business & Economics GK -for example changes in Fiscal and monetary policy, CRR, Repo Rate, Devaluation and up valuation of Rupee.   Please remember current GK-whether Business, national and international has an on-going preparation method and thorough reading of the newspaper only can keep you updated.

For Full CMAT Syllabus 2018: Hit Here

CMAT Admit Card 2018

  • Applicants have to download their CMAT 2018 Admit Card from the AICTE-CMAT website on the due date onwards.
  • Applicants need to login with their registered E-mail id and password as recorded at the time of registration for CMAT 2018 to download the CMAT Hall Ticket.
  • In their own interest, candidates should take at least 2 prints of the CMAT Admit Card 2018.
  • CMAT 2018 Exam Date: 21-01-2018

CMAT Results 2018

  • The CMAT 2018 Result will be provided to candidates in the second week of February 2018.
  • Applicants can check the CMAT Score Card 2018 via online mode through the website.
  • The CMAT Score Card will be valid for the admission to academic year of 2018-2019.
  • Students are advised to take printout of the CMAT Result and keep it safe till the admission process gets finished.

How Percentile is calculated?

A simple formula is used to determine the percentile of a candidate.

Formula: Percentile P = ( (N- your rank)/ N) x 100

(Where P stands for percentile and N is total number of candidates appeared for exam)

CMAT Exam Analysis

CMAT 2018 Exam Analysis reveals that overall the paper was easy, with expected questions and pattern. General Awareness however was relatively tough and tricky.

SectionTotal questionsMarks for each correct answerTotal marksNegative Marks for each wrong answerDifficulty level
Language Comprehension254100-1Easy
Quantitative Techniques and Data Interpretation254100-1Easy
Logical Reasoning254100-1Easy
General Awareness254100-1Easy

Colleges Under CMAT 2018>>Get Here

CMAT 2018 Cut Off

SectionTotal attemptsPercentile at 90% accurate attemptsPercentile at 80% accurate attemptsPercentile at 70% accurate attempts
Quant & Data Interpretation20-22999895
Language Comprehension20-22999895
Logical Reasoning19-21999895
General Awareness14-18999795

CMAT Merit List 2018

  • The All India Merit list of CMAT 2018 will be announced by the conducting body of the CMAT exam – AICTE.
  • It is expected to be announced in the first or second week of February 2018.
  • The merit list will have the rank and score of all the candidates
  • The Merit list of CMAT indicates the following information –
  • Name and Roll Number of every candidate
  • Rank of every candidate
  • Score and percentile in all the sections – QTDI, LR, LC and GA
  • Overall score
  • Overall percentile

How to Fill the CMAT Application Form 2018?

Step 1: Applicants first of all visit the official site that is www.aicte-cmat.in for CMAT Login.

Step 2: On home page of official site select and hit the appropriate link to apply online for CMAT Registration 2018 19.

Step 3: Then on next page select the appropriate link related to suitability.

Step 4: If you are the New User then hit on “New User” link

Step 5: Already Registered user can login their account by entering Application ID and DOB.

Step 6: Fill your personal and academic details in CMAT 2018 Application Form.

Step 7: Upload your scanned photograph and signature in the prescribed format.

Step 8: Pay the application fee by using online payment.

Step 9: Check form at once and press on “Submit” button. 

Download PDF – How to fill CMAT Application Form

CMAT 2018 Exam Centres:

LudhianaMysoreNavi MumbaiRajkotSrinagar

Colleges Accepting CMAT Score 2018

  • Accurate Institute of Management And Technology
  • College of Management & Economics Studies University of Petroleum Energy Studies (UPES) Dehradun
  • Delhi School of Business (DSB) Delhi
  • Fortune Institute of International Business (FIIB) New Delhi
  • GL Bajaj Institute of Management And Research (GLBIMR) Greater Noida
  • Indus Business Academy (IBA) Greater Noida
  • Institute of Management Studies (IMS) Ghaziabad
  • Jaypee Business School (JBS) Noida
  • Adarsh Institute of Management And Information Technology (AIMIT) Bangalore
  • Great Lakes Institute of Management (GLIM) Chennai etc

CMAT 2018 Colleges Details In Table:

Name of the College

CityLast year Percentage of CMAT CutoffLast year CMAT Cutoff Score for Each College
Jamnalal Bajaj Institute of Management StudiesMumbai99.92285
KJ Somaiya Institute of Management Studies & ResearchMumbai99.20246
Jaipuria Institute of ManagementJaipur82170
Xavier Institute of Social ServiceRanchi95199
Asia Pacific Institute of ManagementDelhi85180
Dr. DY Patil VidyapeethPune75160
Goa Institute of ManagementGoa99.85260
Kirloskar Institute of Advanced Management StudiesHarihar & Pune60
BIMTECHGreater Noida75
Prestige Institute of ManagementGwalior84
Institute of Public EntrpriseHyderabad200
MIT School of BusinessPune200
Acharya School of ManagementBangalore60
Great Lakes Institute of ManagementChennai280
IFIM Business SchoolBangalore85
Pune University MBA Deparment of Management Studies (PUMBA DMS)Pune96.42210
Birla Institute of TechnologyRanchi75160
MET Institute of ManagementMumbai97.27218
Amrita School of BusinessCoimbatore300
PSG Institute of ManagementCoimbatore75
School of Communication and Management StudiesCochin75
University of Petroleum & Energy Studies (UPESDehradun213
Vignana Jyothi Institute of ManagementHyderabad75
Indira School of Business StudiesPune


Galgotias Business SchoolGreater Noida60

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