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Change in CMAT: CMAT will be held only once in a year

The AICTE has passed the resolution to conduct Common Management Admission Test (CMAT) exam only one time every year. CMAT was conducted twice a year to give students two opportunities to take the test.

Initially the exam was scheduled to be held in September this year, however it was postponed and now the aspirants will have to take the exam in January 2016. “Since 2012, AICTE has been conducting CMAT twice in an academic year during September and February for admission to PG programmes in management.

In the month of July, the council had announced that it will provide information about CMAT in the first week of August, but that has been delayed.Students are waiting for the notification.

CMAT is a national-level admission test for facilitating institutions to select suitable students for admission in all management programmes affiliated by AICTE. It will be conducted as the main exam for Post Graduate Diploma in Management (PGDM) programmes for the academic year 2015-16.

Difference between CAT and CMAT (CAT vs CMAT)

For taking admission in management programmes in India, candidate can either go for CAT, CMAT or GMAT.Here we are discussing difference between CAT and CMAT.

CAT

CMAT

1. CAT is conducted by IIMs. CMAT is conducted by AICTE.
2. Apart from 13 IIMs another 100 colleges accept CAT scores.  Many colleges accept CMAT scores.
3. CAT has been conducted once in a year between October and November. CMAT first paper has been conducted twice in a year.
4. 2 lakh
5. 13 IIMs, NITIE, MDI, SPJIMR etc JBIMS – MUMBAI, SIMSREE- MUMBAI, SIMSREE – MUMBAI and many more
6. Duration: 140 minutes(2 hours 20 minutes) 180 minutes (3 hours)
7. Approximate 2 lakh candidates participated. Approximate 4 lakh candidates participated.
8. Students can not move back to sections. Students can move back forth to/from sections.
9. 2 sections 30 questions each, 70 minutes each 4 sections 25 questions each
10. First Section : Quantitative ability & Data interpretation
Second Section : Verbal ability & Logical reasoning
First Section: Quantitative Techniques & Data
Interpretation
Second Section: Logical Reasoning
Third Section: Language Comprehension
Fourth Section: General Awareness
11. There is negative marking in the exam, for each wrong answer 1 mark will be deducted & for correct answer candidate will get Three marks will be awarded There is no penalty for questions that are left unanswered. There is negative marking in the exam, for each wrong answer 1 mark will be deducted & for correct answer candidate will get four marks will be awarded.

CAT vs CMAT

CAT vs CMAT
CAT vs CMAT

CMAT 2014 3 more days for registration …

List of B-schools which accept CMAT score.

–Jamnalal Bajaj Institute of Management Studies (JBIMS), Mumbai.
–Great Lakes Institute of Management, Chennai.
–Xavier Institute of Management and Entrepreneurship, Bangalore.
–Xavier Institute of Social services, Ranchi.
–Goa Institute of Management, Goa.
–SCMC Cochin School of Business, Kochi.
–Institute of management studies, Delhi NCR.
–School of Management, KIIT University, Bhubaneswar.
–Institute of Public Enterprise, Hyderabad.
–National Institute of Technology, Durgapur.
–International School of Business and Media, (ISB&M), Pune.
–Shri Dharmasthala Manjunateshwara Institute for Management Development, Mysore.
–University of Petroleum and Energy studies (UPES), Dehradun.
–Mudra Institute of Communications, Ahmedabad (MICA).

 

  • The Common Management Admission Test 2014 (CMAT 2014) is expected to be held from February 20, 2014 to February 24, 2014.
  • CMAT is held twice a year in the months of September and February for the same academic session.
  • The online registration date for CMAT 2014 which was 2nd January has now been extended to 16th January, 2014.
  • The candidates who have appeared for the first test of CMAT in September 2013 can also appear for its second test in February. The best score out of the two will be considered.
  • Admit cards for CMAT 2014 can be downloaded on February 5,
  • Result of which, is expected to be announced on 14th March, 2014.

Are you ready for CMAT-2014?

AICTE has released a notification regarding CMAT-2014. AICTE conducts National Level Common Management Admission Test (CMAT) twice a year for facilitating institutions for admission in management programmes . This test will be conducted 2 times in 2014.Students who have  appeared in CMAT(First Test) can also appear in Second Test and best of two scores will be used for admission.

Important Dates for CMAT 2014-15 (Second Test)

  • Registration window opens on  1 November 2013
  • Last Date for Online Registration 02 January 2014
  • Print out of Hall ticket From 05 February 2014
  • Computer based test dates 20 February 2014 to 24 February 2014
  • Test Timings 9.30 am – 12.30 pm and 2.30 pm – 5.30 pm
  • Declaration of result 14 March 2014
  • Print out of Score Cards From 14 March 2014 to 13 March 2014

Graduates in any discipline or Final year students of Graduate Courses (10+2+3) whose result will be declared before commencement of admission for 2014 can apply for CMAT online.

Students can register online from 1st November, 2013 to 2nd January, 2014 on website www.aicte-cmat.in.

Test Fee

  • General/OBC Rs.1200 + Bank charges as applicable
  • SC/ST/PD  Rs.600 + Bank charges as applicable
  • Information Sources

  • E-mail Id : customercare@aicte-cmat.in
  • Helpline number : 022-40679404
  • Fax Number:022-25814283

Phone lines Open from 1st November, 2013 to 13th April,2014 (24X7)

 

BEST OF LUCK!

CMAT Results will be announced on 20th Oct 2013 – AICTE

Results are out now

CMAT Result Sept 2013 is likely to be declared on 20th Oct 2013. Candidates who appeared for CMAT Sept 2013 in september 2013 entrance exam can check their results at the official website of AICTE.

Common Management Admission Test (CMAT) entrance exams were conducted from September 26 to September 30, 2013, by AICTE for admission in MBA Program in AICTE approved institutions and University Departments of all the states.

CMAT Result declaration
Date: 20-10-2013

Common Management Admission Test (CMAT) for admissions to all management courses in the country was conducted from September 26 to September 30, 2013.

CMAT is a three-hour exam that is accepted by over 3000 b-schools across India. There are around 4 lakh seats available.

The All India Council of Technical Education (AICTE) will be conducting the test thrice. Students will have the option of choosing the better score when applying to the institutes.

CMAT is the only test for admission in MBA Programmes in AICTE approved institutions and University Departments of all the states, and one of the five tests for PGDM programmes for 2013-14.

The detailed merit list will be provided to the respective State Governments for allotting the students through central counselling or otherwise as per their notified admission procedure.

CMAT 2013 Additional Test

AICTE  is going to conduct an additional online all India CMAT examination for year 2013-14  to facilitate those candidates who could not appear in earlier CMAT.

The candidates can make maximum two attempts for the academic year 2013-14 and better of two scores will be used for admission.

Important Dates for CMAT 2013-14 (Additional Test)

  1. Registration window opens on 10.03.2013
  2. Last Date for Online Registration- 10.04.2013
  3. Print out of Hall ticket From 03.05.2013
  4. Computer based test dates 19.05.2013 to 22.05.2013
  5. Test Timings 9.30 am – 12.30 pm
  6. 2.30 pm – 5.30 pm
  7. Declaration of result 01.06.2013
  8. Print out of Score Cards From 01.06.2013 to 01.07.2013

Eligibility

  • Graduates in any discipline or Final year students of Graduate Courses can apply for CMAT online.
  • The candidates, who have already appeared in both the CMAT held in September, 2012 and February, 2013 will not be allowed to appear in this test.
  • Registration online from 10th March, 2013 to 10th April, 2013 on website www.aicte-cmat.in
  • Choice of 3 cities for online examination in the order of preference.
  • Allotment will be based on first come first served. Actual allotment however will be subject to availability of the slots in a particular city.

Other Details

  1. Categories: General/OBC SC/ST/PD
  2. For General: Rs.1200 + Bank charges as applicable
  3. OBC SC/ST/PD : Rs.600 + Bank charges as applicable
  4. Note: Fee once remitted shall not be refunded under any circumstance.
  5. Mode of Payment, Net Banking / Credit / Debit Card
  6. Online through www.aicte-cmat.in , Cash Payment Through challan generated online and Cash deposited in any branch of State Bank of India

Test Venue:

Ahmadabad, Coimbatore, Kanpur, Patna, Ahmednagar, Davangere, Kochi,Pune, Allahabad, Dehradun, Kolhapur, Rajkot, Amravati, Delhi, Kolkata, Raipur, Amritsar, Dharwad, Kozhikode, Ranchi, Aurangabad, Gulbarga, Lucknow, Shimla, Bangalore, Gurgaon, Madurai, Surat, Belgaum, Guwahati, Mangalore, Trivandrum, Bellary, Gwalior, Meerut, Udaipur, Bhavnagar, Hyderabad, Mumbai, Vadodara,Bhopal, Indore, Mysore, Varanasi, Bhubaneswar, Jabalpur, Nagpur, Visakhapatnam, Bhuj, Jaipur, Nasik, Chandigarh, Jammu, Noida,Chennai, Jodhpur, Panaji.

Admission Process:

  • The detailed merit list will be provided to the respective State Governments for allotting the students through central counseling or otherwise as per their notified admission procedure.
  • In case there is no central counseling Scores awarded will be used for admission in the AICTE approved Institutes/University Departments.

 
Contact:  customercare@aicte-cmat.in or Helpline number 022-40679404

CMAT 2012 Pattern and Merit list

The candidates in computer based Common Management Admission Test (CMAT-2013-14 First Test)
conducted online from 27-Sep, 2012 to 01-Oct, 2012. The merit list indicates Roll number, Rank and the  Score of all the candidates. CMAT-2013-14 score is valid for the admissions of academic year 2013-14.

The Scores obtained have been calculated by assigning:

  •    +4 marks for the correct answer
  •    -1 mark for incorrect answer
  •    0 mark for no answer

A national merit ranking has been arrived based on the Total Score. In case  scores are same for more than
one candidate, the ranking has  been done on sectional score considered in the order of:

  •    Quantitative Techniques & Data Interpretation
  •  Logical Reasoning
  •  Language Comprehension
  •  General Awareness

Top 10 roll number of CMAT 2012

 

CMAT-2013-14 (First Test) Meritlist
Rank Candidate RollNo Total Score
1 1681157677 330
2 1131112996 324
3 1381175299 321
4 1421180302 315
5 1301124106 315
6 1241119947 313
7 1241119108 310
8 1241119906 308
9 1571146639 308
10 1131112885 304

CMAT registration open till September 2

Registrations for the Common Management Admission Test (CMAT) will be accepted till September 2. The CMAT has been made compulsory for students seeking admissions in MBA and MCA colleges approved by the All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) from 2013-14.

The CMAT will be held on October 1. Officials said that students will be able to download their hall ticket number by September 15. The results will be declared on September 17.

Aptech, which conducts training and learning services, is conducting the Common Management Admission Test (CMAT) mandated by the All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) from September 27 to October 1.

Officials said that the CMAT will be held at four centers — Ahmedabad, Vadodara, Surat, and Rajkot. The CMAT paper will be of three hours and account for 400 marks. The paper will have 100 questions.

For the first time, the CMAT paper will have the provision of negative marking. The paper’s medium will be English as the Gujarat Common Entrance Test (GCET) was also in English.

After CMAT, students will not have to appear for the local GCET and myriad management entrance tests favored by management colleges all over the country. The GCET was conducted by the Gujarat Technological University. The CMAT will be conducted by a national agency.

Banking on the technical superiority and a glitch-free process witnessed last year, the project duration has been reduced from nine days to five days this time around.

The number of cities, where the examination will be conducted, has been increased to 64 cities. This will eventually lead to a rise in the number of centres.

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Are you ready for CMAT 2013

COMMON MANAGEMENT ADMISSION TEST (CMAT)- 2013

AICTE has launched the National level Common Management Admission Test (CMAT) for facilitating institutions to select suitable students for admission in all management programmes approved by AICTE since 2012-13.

 

  • AICTE has now decided to conduct CMAT twice a year.
  • The notification is issued to announce the schedule for conducting first Test of Common Management Admission Test (CMAT) for admission for academic year 2013-14.
  • The students will be eligible to appear in both the exam and best of the two scores will be used for admission for 2013-14.

Eligibility
Graduates in any discipline or Final year students of Graduate Courses can apply for CMAT online.

Registration

  •  online from 3rd August 2012 to 2nd September 2012 on website www.aicte-cmat.in
  •  choice of 3 cities for online examination in the order of preference.
  •  Allotment will be based on first come first served. Actual allotment however will be subject to availability of the slots in a particular city.

Test Fee

  • General/OBC  Rs.1200 +Bank charges as applicable
  • SC/ST/PD     Rs.600 + Bank charges as applicable

Note: Fee once remitted shall not be refunded under any circumstance.

Admission Process

  • The detailed merit list will be provided to the respective State Governments for allotting the students through central counseling or otherwise as per their notified admission procedure.
  • In case there is no central counseling Scores awarded will  be used for admission in the AICTE approved Institutes/University Departments.

Information Sources
E-mail Id : customercare@aicte-cmat.in
Helpline number : 022-40679404
Phone support availability: 03rd August, 2012 to 17th November,
Fax Number: 2012 (24X7) 022-25814283

CMAT Schedule 2013

Aptech conducts first CMAT exam

Aptech, the global leader in training & learning services, successfully conducted the first Common Management Admission Test (CMAT) mandated by The All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE). 

CMAT examination was conducted online and received a good response from students and colleges alike.

Attendance of 83% was recorded all over India across the 61 cities and 68 centers over the 9 day period.

The scores will be based on overall merit, quantitative section, logical reasoning questions, comprehension, and general knowledge questions.

CMAT will release individual scores of these sections, which can be viewed by candidates as well as institutes who have registered CMAT to consider its scores for admissions.

Commenting on the glitch-free tests, Aptech CEO & MD, Ninad Karpe said, “We are happy that the process went as smooth as expected and we have received a positive response from all corners.

“I also congratulate the students and colleges for being part of the online tests. It greatly benefits the stakeholders in conducting tests with utmost transparency, eases the burden of logistics for both colleges & students taking the tests.”