NMIMS Management Aptitude Test (NMAT)
Exam Date: 02/02/2021 Exam State: All India Last Date: 31/01/2021

Exam Details

The Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC) is a global non-profit organization comprised of leading graduate business schools around the world.

GMAC believes that business and management are critical to the economic and social well-being of people worldwide. We advocate for graduate management education and its value to individuals and society.

GMAC is the owner and administrator of the GMAT and NMAT by GMAC exams.GMAC strives to increase access in order to grow and diversify the candidate pool; develop assessments to meet global management education needs; and extend the value to schools with our products, services, and industry knowledge.

GMAC meets the needs of management schools, and current and prospective students, through a wide array of products, services, and programmes designed to open doors for students, professionals, and graduate management programs worldwide.

GMAC also serves as the leading source of research and information about quality graduate management education.

Why take the NMAT by GMAC? The Value of the NMAT by GMAC Exam As a candidate interested in pursuing an MBA or other graduate management degree in India you are faced with an important choice – which test or tests should you take to pursue the career of your dreams.

Here are four reasons why you should take the NMAT by GMAC exam:It is accepted as an admissions criterion by the leading management institutions in India.

Today the NMAT by GMAC is accepted by the following leading institutions and this list is growing. Pursuing a management degree at one of these universities makes the pursuit of your dreams that much easier.

About the Test: 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).

The 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.

NMAT by GMA Accepting Institutions:

  • NMIMS University
  • Xavier University, Bhubaneswar
  • SDA Bocconi Asia Center
  • MISB Bocconi
  • IBS School of Business
  • Alliance University
  • Amrut Mody School of Management, Ahmedabad University
  • BSE Institute Limited
  • Amity University
  • Thapar University
  • Bennett University
  • SRM University Chennai, Delhi NCR Sonipat
  • Shiv Nadar University
  • University of Petroleum & Energy Studies (UPES)
  • Woxsen School of Business
  • BML Munjal University 
  • VIT University
  • ITM Business School, Navi Mumbai
  • GITAM School of International Business, Visakhapatnam
  • Hyderabad Business School, GITAM University
  • Jindal Global Business school - Delhi/NCR


For Indian Nationals:

  • Must hold Bachelor’s Degree from a recognized university.
  • The minimum required marks in the qualifying exam is 50%
  • Candidates in the final year of the qualifying test can also apply for the test. 

For Foreign Nationals:

  • Must be a graduate from a recognized university.
  • The marks obtained in graduation must be at least 50%
  • Must have a minimum 2 years of post-qualification experience.

For  MBA Pharmaceutical Management course:  Candidates  have to pass their Bachelor’s Degree (10+2+3/4) in Pharmacy, Science, Life Sciences, MBBS, BDS, BAMS, BHMS, B.Sc. and M.Sc. in Biotechnology from a recognized University.

Candidates have to score minimum 50% marks in the aggregate. Postgraduate degree holder’s candidate in Economics, Psychology and Sociology can also apply. Candidate who completes their graduation with B.Tech or B.E in Bio-Tech or Bio-Medical can also apply.

Candidates who working in a Pharmaceutical Company for more than two years are also applicable for this exam.

PGDM Programs: Candidates who want to apply for the PGDM program in Bangalore and Hyderabad campus, they have to qualify their Bachelor’s Degree (10+2+3/4) in any discipline from a recognized university with minimum 50% marks in the aggregate.

Appearing candidates of final year examination of their Bachelor’s Degree are also eligible to apply.


Test  Fee:

Registration Rs. 2300 + applicable taxes

Retake  Rs. 1100 + applicable taxes

Additional Score Reports (beyond first seven):   Rs. 200 per Score Report + applicable taxes

Payment done by following mode of payment

  • Visa
  • Master Card
  • American Express
  • Debit Card
  • Net Banking
  • Diners Club
  • Mobile Wallets

Admission process

Candidate has to pay Rs. 2300/-  as non-refundable fee applicable taxes as applicable towards the registration fee.

Up to 5 programes/schools are included in your registration fee.

If you wish to apply to more than five (5) programs/schools a fee of Rs. 200 + applicable taxes will be charged for each additional programme/school.

Online Payment through Visa or MasterCard Credit Card/Debit Card/ Net Banking/American Express Card/ Diners Card, IMPS, UPI and Mobile Wallets: Follow the instructions on the website after choosing the card option.

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Test Centres

NMAT is held throughout India, along with 4 other countries.

Domestic Test Centres


  • Agra
  • Allahabad
  • Chandigarh
  • Dehradun
  • Faridabad
  • Ghaziabad
  • Jammu
  • Delhi
  • Gurugram
  • Kanpur
  • Lucknow
  • Varanasi
  • Noida
  • Patiala 


  • Aurangabad
  • Rajkot
  • Ahmedabad
  • Jaipur
  • Jodhpur
  • Kota
  • Mumbai
  • Nagpur
  • Nasik
  • Pune
  • Surat
  • Vadodara 


  • Madurai
  • Mangalore
  • Mysore
  • Tiruchirapalli
  • Thiruvananthapuram
  • Vizag
  • Vijaywada 


  • Bhubaneswar
  • Guwahati
  • Jamshedpur
  • Kolkata
  • Patna
  • Ranchi
  • Shillong 


  • Bhilai
  • Bhopal
  • Indore
  • Jabalpur
  • Raipur
  • Gwalior

Important Dates

NMAT 2021 Dates

Exam 02 February 2021 to 08 February 2021

Registration starts

18 January 2021

Registration ends

31 January 2021


NMAT Exam Date 2020

NMAT Exam schedule: 14 September 2020 to 02 December 2020

NMAT Registration (Main):  14 September 2020 to 20 November 2020

Late registration window:  21 November 2020 to 30 November

Registration retake: 05 November 2020 to  17 January 2021

Rescheduling:  14 September 2020 to 17 January 2021

Phase 2 Registration Start: 18 January 2021 to 31 January 2021

Phase 2 Registration Rescheduling: 18 January 2021 to  29 January 2021

Phase 2 Exam Date: 02 February 2021 to 08 February 2021

NMAT Exam Date:  04 November 2020 to 30 January 2021

Declaration of result:  12 February 2021

NMAT Scorecard download window: 48 Hours after exam 


NMIMS Management Aptitude Test 2021

Phone Support: +917863008300

Email Support: nmatsupport@gmac.com
website: http://www.nmat.org.in

For More Information Please Visit: http://www.nmat.org.in