CMAT 2020 is an online computer based test to facilitate admissions in more than 500 AICTE approved colleges. CMAT 2020 application process started from 1st November 2019 and the extended last date to fill the application form was December 10.
Since 2018, the exam has been conducted by the National Testing Agency (NTA). This year the exam will take place on January 28, 2020. CMAT Exam Pattern consists of four sections which tests the student’s skill in the fields of quantitative aptitude, logical reasoning, English comprehension and General awareness. The examination consists of 100 questions which needs to be solved in a duration of 3 hours. This year, the examination is scheduled to be held on the 28th of January.
|CMAT 2020 Application Commences||1 November 2019|
|Removal of discrepancies in image||8 November 2019|
|CMAT 2020 application end date||10 December 2019|
|Last Date to Choose Exam Center||11 December 2019|
|Admit card availability date||12 December 2019|
|Date of examination||28 January, 2020|
|Answer key release date||January 30, 2020|
|Result||February 4, 2020|
Below mentioned are the top colleges that are AICTE approved. These colleges accept students presenting CMAT 2020 scores if the students have fulfilled the cutoff requirements and pre-admission criteria.
|Jamnalal Bajaj Institute of Management Studies (JBIMS), Mumbai||SIES College of Management Studies|
|SIMSREE||Christ University, Bangalore|
|KJ Somaiya Institute of Management Studies & Research (KJSIMSR), Mumbai||Doon Business School, Dehradun|
|Goa Institute of Management, Goa||Great Lakes Institute of Management, Chennai|
CMAT 2020 is one of the entrance exams taken by students along with CAT, MAT, XAT, etc. In comparison to CAT, CMAT is relatively easier. Students start preparing for CMAT in the month of November just when the application starts. The following section discusses CMAT 2020 Application in detail.
It is very important for the candidates to have a valid email id, phone number, Debit/Credit card (in case of an online payment) while applying for CMAT 2020 Application. Registered phone number and a valid email id to receive all the exam related information, CMAT 2020 application status, etc. There were a few essential documents required for filling up the CMAT 2020 Application form. These documents are very crucial and should be mandatorily uploaded by the students during filling up the CMAT 2020 application form.
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|Signature||60x90; 4-30 KB; JPEG/JPG|
1. Registration: The first step is to register online at the official website of CMAT 2020. At the time of CMAT 2020 registration, students are required to provide their personal information including phone number and email id. The login credentials will be provided in the registered mobile number or email id.
2. Fill-in CMAT 2020 Application Form: Students are then required to log in to the official website and fill the online CMAT 2020 Application. They are required to fill their center preferences and details of academic qualifications.
3. Upload Images: The next step is to upload the scanned copy of the photograph and signature of the candidate.
4. Fee Payment: The next step is the payment of the fees.
5. Print Confirmation Page: After the successful payment of the fees, the confirmation page is generated. Students are advised to print the confirmation page.
|General/General EWS/ OBC non creamy layer-male||INR 1600|
|General/General EWS/ OBC non creamy layer-female||INR 1000|
Applicants are required to fulfill the below mentioned eligibility criteria while filling the CMAT 2020 Application form.
|Citizenship||The Applicant must be a citizen of India.|
|Minimum marks required in graduation||50% For Unreserved category 45% marks for SC/ST/PWD |
|Requirement for Candidates in Final Year of Graduation||Students in the final semester are also eligible to apply, provided their results will be declared before the commencement of the admissions|
|Age Limit for CMAT 2020||Age is no bar|
The business schools accepting the scores of CMAT follows the reservation criteria laid down by the government of India.
|Category||Percentage of seats reserved|
|Scheduled Caste( SC)||15%|
|Other Backward class(OBC)||27%|
|PwD||5% in each category|
Those candidates who are dealing with a disability of 40% or more, are eligible for claiming admissions under the PwD reservation category. The disability list for PwD is given below:
Candidates are required to select their category before the deadline of CMAT 2020 application submission. Post the deadline, no request for change of category will be entertained.
Students who are blind, suffering from locomotor disability and cerebral palsy can request for scribe facility for the day of the exam. Such candidates who are appearing for the CMAT 2020 are required to submit an application to the Examination Center Superintendent for availing the facility of scribe. The application must be accompanied with a disability certificate issued by an authorized medical officer. The application must reach the Examination Superintendent by the 21st of January 2020.
The National Testing Agency on 24th December 2019 has released the admit card for CMAT 2020 in its official website. The candidates who have registered and filled CMAT 2020 Application form for the examination are advised to download the admit card by logging in to their account by visiting the official website. The admit card can be downloaded until the morning of January 28th 2020. It is mandatory to carry a printed copy of the downloaded admit card for entry into the examination hall.
On the day of release of the admit card, students may find it difficult to download it. This is due to the huge number of traffic on the website. In such instances, they are advised to wait a day or two and try again. If the problem persists, they are required to contact the examination conducting authority. Candidates are required to verify the information furnished in the admit card and notify the discrepancies if any to the examination conducting authority.
Candidates filling CMAT 2020 application form can sit for the examination in 84 cities across the country. The examination centers are listed below:
|Andaman and Nicobar||Port Blair||AN01|
|Himachal Pradesh||Bilaspur(Himachal Pradesh)||HP01|
|Jammu And Kashmir||Jammu||JK02|
|Srinagar (J & K)||JK04|
Ques. Can I use a guardian/parent's email id at the time of CMAT 2020 registration?
Ans. It is always advised to use your personal email id only as all the exam-related information is sent there.
Ques. How do I retrieve my CMAT 2020 registration password?
Ans. In case you forget your password, following steps need to be followed:
Ques. Can I make any changes in my CMAT 2020 application form?
Ans. Candidates cannot make any changes after the submission of application form.
Ques. Can I get a refund if I don’t appear for the CMAT examination after applying?
Ans. No, your fees cannot be refunded.
Ques. Can I make an offline payment for CMAT examination?
Ans. Yes, you can make an offline payment for CMAT examination. You are required to have a SBI account to make the necessary transactions.