CMAT 2024 is conducted by NTA. Now you can know all about Common Management Admission Test (CMAT) exam date, application form, syllabus from here on To start with, CMAT is a National level MBA entrance exam that is held by National Testing Agency. Moreover, purpose of this exam is to do admission in AICTE affiliated, participating institutions in MBA, PGDM and other management programs. Therefore if you are preparing for CMAT exam, then you should check eligibility at, apply, then download admit card, solve previous year question papers, and check answer key, result.

What is CMAT exam?

The CMAT 2024 is an entrance exam for admission to MBA, PGDM and other management programs, in AICTE affiliated, participating institutions. Here CMAT is short for Common Management Admission Test. It is moreover a National level test organized by NTA i.e. National Testing Agency.


Likewise, the CMAT exam structure is also published by NTA. Important features of the Common Management Admission Test are as follows. However check official website from time to time for any changes in the exam pattern.

CMAT – An Overview

The important highlights of this exam are as follows.

Name of ExamCMAT
CMAT Full FormCommon Management Admission Test
More Exams Of This TypeMBA Entrance Exams
Scale Of This ExamNational Level
State or Region For Which This Exam Is Most RelevantIndia
(note – this does not indicate domicile requirement.
it only refers to states or regions where score
accepting colleges are situated)
Organization That Holds This ExamNTA
NTA Full FormNational Testing Agency
Programs or Courses Where Admission Is Through This TestMBA, PGDM and other management programs
Colleges or Universities Where Admission Is Through This TestAICTE affiliated, participating institutions

You can check the CMAT 2024 exam pattern as per its announcement at Last year the exam pattern was as follows.

CMAT 2024
  • Mode of Exam – The exam  is a Computer Based Test (CBT).
  • Question type – The questions are MCQ.
  • Number of Questions – There are 100 questions in the entrance exam.
  • Total Marks – Maximum marks in the exam is 400.
  • Exam Duration – The entrance exam is of 3 hours.
  • Language of Question Paper – The question paper is in language English.

Marking Scheme – 

  • Candidates get +4 marks for correct answer.
  • And negative marks is -1 for incorrect answers

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