FAQs on NMIMS & NMAT
  1. Can you tell me something about NMAT?

  2. The NMAT by GMACTM exam is a computer administered test owned by the Graduate Management Global Connection (India) Private Limited (GMGC), a subsidiary of Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC).

  3. How good is NMIMS?

  4. NMIMS-Mumbai is one of the premier B-Schools in India, having the advantage of being located in Mumbai, India’s financial capital. NMIMS-Mumbai falls in the "AAA+" Category in T.I.M.E.’s B-School rankings. Where as NMIMS-Bangalore and NMIMS-Hyderabad are ranked among the “A" grade B-schools. NMIMS Indore and NMIMS Navi Mumbai have not yet been graded as they have not yet completed 2 years.

  5. What is the schedule of NMAT exam?

  6. Event Start End
    Registration - Main Saturday, August 01, 2020 Monday, October 05, 2020
    Scheduling Saturday, August 01, 2020 Sunday, October 18, 2020
    Late Registration Tuesday, October 06, 2020 Friday, October 16, 2020
    Registration - Retake Wednesday, October 07, 2020 Wednesday, December 16, 2020
    Re-scheduling Saturday, August 01, 2020 Wednesday, December 16, 2020
    Exam Delivery Tuesday, October 06, 2020 Saturday, December 19, 2020
    Re-take Scheduling Wednesday, October 07, 2020 Wednesday, December 16, 2020
    Official Score Card Available till* Wednesday, March 31, 2021
  7. What is the test window of this year’s NMAT exam?

  8. The exam will be conducted from 6 Oct to 19 December 2020.

  9. Is there any change in the exam Pattern? Can you share this year’s exam Pattern?

  10. Yes, the exam pattern has changed.

    To begin with, it has become a computer adaptive exam. The overall number of questions have been reduced to 108 from 120 earlier. This year there will be 36 questions in each section, earlier the number of questions were 48 (QS), 32 (LS) and 40 (LR). Though the sectional time limits have been changed, the total duration of the exam remains the same (2 hours).

    The following is this year’s test pattern

    SECTION NO. OF QUESTIONS TIME (MINUTES
    Registration - Main Saturday, August 01, 2020 Monday, October 05, 2020
    Scheduling Saturday, August 01, 2020 Sunday, October 18, 2020
    Late Registration Tuesday, October 06, 2020 Friday, October 16, 2020
    Registration - Retake Wednesday, October 07, 2020 Wednesday, December 16, 2020
    Re-scheduling Saturday, August 01, 2020 Wednesday, December 16, 2020
    Exam Delivery Tuesday, October 06, 2020 Saturday, December 19, 2020
    Re-take Scheduling Wednesday, October 07, 2020 Wednesday, December 16, 2020
    Official Score Card Available till* Wednesday, March 31, 2021
  11. What is the range of scaled NMAT scores?

  12. Section Range of scores
    Language Skills 12-120
    Quantitative Skills 12-120
    Logical Reasoning 12-120
    Total 36-360
  13. What are the test centers for this year’s NMAT exam?

  14. North - Agra, Chandigarh, Dehradun, Delhi, Faridabad, Gurugram Ghaziabad, Jammu, Kanpur, Lucknow, Noida, Patiala, Varanasi

    West - Ahmedabad,Rajkot, Jaipur, Jodhpur, Kota, Mumbai, Nagpur, Nasik, Pune, Pilani, Surat, Vadodara

    South - Bengaluru, Chennai,Coimbatore, Kochi, Hyderabad, Manipal, Mysore, Tiruchirapalli, Vellore, Vizag, Vijaywada,Madurai, Mangalore

    Central –Bhilai,Bhopal, Indore, Jabalpur, Raipur

    East - Bhubaneswar, Guwahati, Jamshedpur, Kolkata, Patna, Ranchi, Shillong

    Outside India - Kathmandu, Thimphu, Dhaka, Colombo

  15. If i am interested in studying at NMIMS, applying to NMAT alone is sufficient or should i separately apply to NMIMS also?

  16. Apart from applying for NMAT exam, you also need to apply to NMIMS.

  17. If I retake the NMAT exam, do I need reapply to NMIMS?

  18. Yes