The National Testing Agency (NTA) has started accepting online applications for Common Management Admission Test (CMAT 2023) for admissions into postgraduate management courses. Interested candidates can apply for the entrance test at the official website till March 6. Corrections to the forms can be made from March 7-9.

The date of the exam for CMAT 2023 will be announced by NTA later. It will be a three-hour exam in Computer Based Test (CBT) mode to be held in two shifts – 9.00 AM to 12.00 PM and 3.00 to 6.00 PM.

The test is held to evaluate candidates on the basis of Quantitative Techniques, Logical Reasoning, Language Comprehension, General Awareness and Innovation and Entrepreneurship.

Information about the eligibility, scheme of exam, exam centers, exam timings, exam fee, procedure for applying etc. are contained in the Information Bulletin hosted on the CMAT website.

Here’s NTA CMAT 2023 official notification.

Here’s CMAT 2023 Information Bulletin.

Eligibility criteria for CMAT 2023

The candidate must hold a Bachelor’s Degree in any discipline. Candidates appearing for the final year of Bachelor’s Degree, whose result will be declared before commencement of admission for the academic year 2023-24, can also apply for CMAT-2023. The candidate must be a citizen of India and there is no age restriction to appear for the test.

Application fee

The application fee is Rs 2000 for male and Rs 1000 for Female candidates.

Steps to register for NTA CMAT 2023:

  1. Visit CMAT website
  2. Go to ‘Registration for CMAT 2023’ and complete registration using your own Email Id and Mobile No
  3. Complete application form, upload documents
  4. Pay fee and submit the application
  5. Download form and take a printout for future reference.

Here’s direct link to apply for CMAT 2023.

After the declaration of the CMAT results, candidates must apply separately to the desired CMAT-2023 participating Institutions with the CMAT score. Then each participating Institution will release their respective cut-off CMAT scores which a candidate should meet to get qualified for admission to that particular Institution.

Once qualified, the candidate will have to comply with the selection procedure of that particular Institution, which may comprise Group Discussion and Personal Interview. The final selection of the candidate will be based on the candidate’s performance in the last two stages.