MBA Entrances-National Level


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

NMAT by GMAC™ is a 2-hour test containing multiple choice questions. Prior to the start of the test, there will be a 2-minute period for the test taker to agree to the Non-Disclosure Agreement, a 10-minute tutorial and a 3-minute period for section selection and sequencing.

There are three sections: Language Skills, Quantitative Skills and Logical Reasoning. Each section is individually timed.

Event Start End
RegistrationJuly 3, 2018October 3, 2018
SchedulingJuly 3, 2018October 16, 2018
Late RegistrationOctober 4, 2018October 14, 2018
Registration - RetakeOctober 5, 2018December 14, 2018
Re-schedulingJuly 3, 2018December 14, 2018
Exam DeliveryOctober 4, 2018December 17, 2018
Re-take SchedulingOctober 5, 2018December 14, 2018
Final Announcement of Results2nd week of January,2019
Sections Questions Time
Language Skills 32 questions 22 minutes
Quantitative Skills 48 questions 60 minutes
Logical Reasoning 40 questions 38 minutes
Total 120 questions 120 minutes
  • NMAT is a computer-based exam.
  • There will be sectional cutoffs.
  • There will be no negative marking.
  • Applicants could take max of three attempts at NMAT,including the 'no shows'
  • A test taker can re-schedule the test 72 hours or more prior to the scheduled appointment, subject to availability of seats, upon payment of the applicable fee.
  • A test taker will have to wait at least 15 days before he / she can appear for a retake attempt - by paying the applicable fee for each retake attempt.
Section Score Range
Quantitative Skills 0-144
Language Skills 0-96
Logical Reasoning skills 0-120
Total 0-360

The final scorecard will include a scaled score for each section, a total score as well as a percentile ranking. The window wise scores are released 4-5 weeks after a candidate has taken the test and the scorecard will be updated with scaled scores for all the attempts. The candidate will be notified by email once the scorecard is available and it can be downloaded. The final percentile rankings for this year will be calculated after all the candidates have taken their exam(s) and will be announced and updated in the candidate’s scorecard on 2nd week of January 2019.

Up to 5 schools/programmes are included in registration fee. However, test-takers will be able to send their scores to more than 5 schools/programmes before or after registration for a fees of INR 200 + applicable taxes.

  • Test Registration (Early) - INR 1900 + applicable taxes
  • Test Registration (Late) - INR 2000 + applicable taxes
  • Retake - INR 1900 + applicable taxes
  • Reschedule - INR 1100 + applicable taxes
  • Additional Score Reports (beyond first five) - INR 200 per Score Report + applicable taxes
  1. SVKM's Narsee Monjee Institute of Management Studies
  2. Xavier University
  3.  SDA Bocconi Asia Center
  4. ICFAI Business School (IBS), Hyderabad and other locations
  5.  Amrut Mody School of Management, Ahmedabad University
  6. BSE Institute Limited
  7. Shiv Nadar University
  8. Alliance University
  9. VIT University
  10. Amity University
  11. Thapar School of Management
  12. Woxsen School of Business Management
  13. University of Petroleum & Energy Studies (UPES)
  14. GITAM School of International Business, Visakhapatnam
  15. Hyderabad Business School, GITAM University
  16. SRM University
  17. BML Munjal University
  18. Mody University
  19. Bennett University
  20. ITM Business School, Navi Mumbai
  21.  Jindal Global Business school - Delhi/NCR
  • North - Agra, Chandigarh, Dehradun, Delhi, Faridabad, Gurgaon, Jammu, Kanpur, Lucknow, Noida, Patiala, Varanasi
  • West - Ahmedabad, Jaipur, Jodhpur, Kota, Mumbai, Nagpur, Nasik, Pune, Pilani, Surat, Vadodara
  • South - Bengaluru, Chennai, Kochi, Hyderabad, Manipal, Mysore, Tiruchirapalli, Vellore, Vizag, Vijaywada
  • Central - Bhopal, Indore, Jabalpur, Raipur
  • East - Bhubaneswar, Guwahati, Jamshedpur, Kolkata, Patna, Ranchi, Shillong
  • Outside India - Kathmandu, Thimphu, Dhaka, Colombo

Placement details of the MBA Programme:

The average salary for the 2015-2017 batch of NMIMS-Mumbai MBA Program was 17.5 lacs pa. while the highest CTC offered was 30 lacs p.a. . A total of 160 companies participated in the placement process.

Key recruiters at NMIMS-Mumbai:

Goldman Sachs, JP Morgan, GE, Microsoft, Google, ITC, Dabur, L’Oreal, HUL, Marico, Asian Paints, Vodafone, Reckitt Benckiser, Deloitte, M&M, ICICI, Aditya Birla Group, Flipkart amongst others.

The detailed analysis of NMAT through the years can be obtained by selecting NMAT in our Exam Analyses page.