CMAT 2017: Result, Merit List, Score Card, Counselling

CMAT 2017Common Management Admission Test (CMAT 2017) is a national level entrance examination which is conducted by All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE). It is an online computer based test. Every year large number of candidates apply for this exam. The test is held for the candidates who are interested in management courses offered by the various management colleges in India. Here in this article we are providing you the detailed information regarding registration, eligibility criteria, exam pattern, exam dates, application form, etc.

Application Form Exam Pattern Eligibility

Syllabus FAQs

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CMAT 2017 Notification – Merit List & Score Card Released

newiconCMAT 2017 Score Card has been released on 9th February 2017. Click here for Score Card.

CMAT 2017 All India Merit List has been released on 8th February 2017. Click here for Merit List.

Latest Application Forms Available

  1. Apply Online for PGDM from Alliance University, Bangalore. Click Here
  2. Apply Online for MBA from Uttaranchal University, Dehradun. Click Here

CMAT Exam Dates (Announced)

The official dates of CMAT 2017 has been released now. The official dates are mentioned here:

Online Application Form starting date10th October 2016
Last date of online application form (for those who have made payment)28th December 2016
Admit Card Uploading Date16th January 2017
Date of Examination28th & 29th January 2017
Answer Key Releasing DateOne/Two weeks after the examination
Score card release9th February 2017

CMAT 2017 Result

Candidates can check the CMAT Result 2017 from our website. The All India Merit List has been released now. The score card has been released on 9th February 2017. Candidates are advised to take printout of the score card and keep it safe for further use.

CMAT 2017 Admit Card

The candidates will get the CMAT admit card 2017 through our site. The candidate will not be allowed to enter the examination hall without the admit card. The admit card is available from 16th January 2017.

CMAT 2017 Registration

  • The CMAT 2017 Registration was started from 10th October 2016.
  • Registration was invited through the online process only.
  • Candidates who have made payment successfully can fill and submit rest of the form by 28th December 2016.
  • The candidates are requested to fill the form correctly and completely.
  • As any wrong or incomplete information may lead to the rejection of the application form.
  • The candidates are also suggested to take the printout of the CMAT Registration 2017 form for the security purpose.

Registration Fee

  • The registration fee for the (General/ OBC) candidate is Rs. 1400/- and for the (PD/SC/ST) candidate is Rs. 700/- only.
  • The candidates can pay the fee through the online payment mode by using debit card/ credit card /net banking. The candidate can also pay the fee through Cash Payment in SBI Bank.

Eligibility Criteria

  • The candidate must be the citizen of India.
  • Minimum qualification to appear for the test is graduation. The candidates who have completed their graduation in any of the streams like science, commerce and arts can apply for the exam.
  • The candidates who are in the final year of the graduation can also apply for the exam.

CMAT Exam Pattern

  • Type of Paper: The questions will be of objective type.
  • Duration: The test is having the duration of three hours.
  • No. of Questions: Question paper will be consisted of 100 questions.
  • Sections: There will be four sections.
  • Each section will consist of 25 questions.
  • Marking Scheme: Each correct answer will carry four marks.
  • Negative Marking: There will be negative marking. For every incorrect answer one mark will be deducted.
 Comprehension 25
 Data Interpretation 25
 Logical Reasoning 25
 General Awareness 25
 Total 100

CMAT Syllabus

The questions will come mainly from the four subjects they are quantitative techniques and data interpretation, logical reasoning, language comprehension and general awareness.

Preparation Tips

The candidate can solve the previous year unsolved papers. The candidates should also analyze each mock and sectional test that they take. This will help them ascertain what worked or did not work for them. The analysis basically is about finding the questions that were easy but were not attempted and about realizing why did a particular question wasn’t answered correctly.

FAQ’s (Most Asked Questions)

Answer: Candidates who are in the final year of the Bachelor’s Degree (10+2+3) Programmes or who have appeared in the final year examination from a recognized institution/university can also appear in the test.
Answer: Registration can be done through online mode from 10th October 2016.
Answer: No. From academic year 2016-17 onwards, the CMAT exam will be conducted only once a year.
Answer: No.  Candidates will have to take the test on a pre-assigned computer at the test venue.
Answer: Candidates may check the sample test available on the website to get familiarized with the functionality and navigation of the actual Computer Based test.

Answer:The exam patter will comprise of four sections, which are mentioned below:

  • Quantitative Techniques & Data Interpretation
  • Logical Reasoning
  • Language Comprehension and
  • General Awareness 
Answer: There will be 25 questions in each section.
Answer: CMAT in India will be held on 28th & 29th January, 2017. Yes, you can select up-to 3 cities in India giving order of preference towards your test city. The first choice of city will be given due consideration and weightage. However, actual allotment as per order of choice will be subject to availability of the slot in that particular city.
Answer: Under no circumstances, cancellation of application and refund of fee will be allowed.
Still any question, leave your comment.

CMAT 2017 Answer Key

Students can check their answers and can calculate their marks and score with the help of the answer key. Hence after completion of the exams students need not to wait for the result for their score as they can calculate their marks and score from the answer key. CMAT entrance exam answer key will be declared after one/two weeks of the examination.

CMAT 2018

CMAT 2018 is a national level admission test conduct to offer admission to the PGDM, MBA, PGCM, Executive PGDM, etc. courses. It is conducted by the All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE). CMAT Application Form 2018 will be provided from the 2nd week of October 2017.

CMAT 2017 Counselling

The CMAT counselling 2017 will be conducted in the month of May 2017. After the declaration of the result. The candidates will be allotted the college according to their rank in the merit list. Hence after the declaration of the result the merit list will be prepared and sent to various management colleges for the allotment of seats through central counselling. In case if there will be no counselling then candidates can apply for the management colleges as per their score card.

If you have any doubt regarding CMAT 2017 you can ask your query in the comment box given below.

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  1. rajiv says:

    Website for intake of application form and its submission

  2. sameer ullah says:

    notify me

  3. Aksahy says:

    I have backlogs in my graduation…but I’ll clear that backlogs before the admission time…but now can I attend cmat exam ?

  4. Nadeem Khan says:

    Well I am 26 yrs old and I did my graduation 2 yrs back frm distance learning Mumbai university and got 65 percent am i eligible age distance graduation students eligible??

  5. Yogesh says:

    what is the link to get previous paper of cmat exam???

  6. dharmendra sorathiya says:

    can i submit form online. is there any age limit.

  7. akash says:

    Rate of minus marking..

  8. Tabassum says:

    Do these colleges see cat results if someone isn’t willing for giving cmat exam?


    which are colleges / institutes where I can get admission after qualifying in CMAT…give me the list of top 10 colleges / institutes and the last years cut of mark/ rank of the last student who got the admission in that college/ institute…

  10. ajmal km says:

    in this entrance(CMAT) test there is any qualifying mark or any cut off system are mentioned by AICTE

  11. Pankaj says:

    Can we shift between section during cmat test

  12. Jasmeen makhija says:

    Can I register for CMAT anytime in 24 hours ?

  13. Megha says:

    Cmat2017 is conducted in hubli?

  14. pradeep says:

    im doind distance from in final yr but i failed in 1 subject in 1st yr and 2 subjects in 2 nd yr
    my questions –
    (1) is i eligible for cmat as i doing distance gradution
    (2) is im still eligible as i not properly clear in 1st and 2nd yr
    im waiting for you valuable reply.
    thank you
    (if any student know about it please comment also.)

  15. Minakshi Rajpoot says:

    I have backlogs in my graduation…but I’ll clear that backlogs before the admission time…but now can I attend cmat exam ?

  16. abhishek mathew singh says:

    I want to do MBA from non college.

  17. Nikita says:

    Could you tell me which top colleges does this exam cover? and if we have to also pay for college prospectus before the exam?

  18. Reyaz Ahmad khan says:

    After the qualifying CMAT exam which colleges are provide please give me list of some colleges, and previous year that students which are admitted that colleges through CMAT exam please give me their CMAT scores.

  19. Is there any changes is possible in cmat application form after submitting says:

    Is there any changes is possible in cmat application form after submitting the application

  20. Ajmal says:

    Sir,iam..3rd year…student…our exams are starts ..only in april last iam eligible or not ?

  21. Roshni says:

    Is there any sectional cut-off?

  22. bisma shah says:

    Can 49% get register for cmat Exam?

  23. abhilasha says:

    what are the colleges list various management colleges for the allotment of seats through central counselling.

    kindly provide the list

  24. Your Name... says:

    How can I give online mock test? I have clicked on the link ” click here ” but still not able to open the test paper. Please let me know how to give the test.

  25. Priya Kaneria says:

    During filling the form I can’t select preference three cities. It can’t what should I do??
    Please help me

  26. khan aaliyah says:

    I am currently doing my last year(last sem) of B.Sc comp sci i eligible for cmat 2017 entrance exam??

  27. mulesh says:

    hello sir
    2nd time CMAT ka exam hogaaa kya in 2017 or any other MBA Entrance?? ?

  28. shubham says:

    how can i check past examination question, and is that questions are solved one.,,,??

  29. Taruna Tanwar says:

    1. shall we get hard copy of question paper.? if no then how can we check our answer?
    2. If we score less then we are not eligible for MBA/PGDM admission.?

  30. Mohammad Tausif Akhter says:

    How i can get Admit Card, I have lost my OTP.

  31. Unnati Pandav says:

    For cmat exam preparation, where we found question paper type for our knowledge

  32. RICHU ROY says:

    what is the cutoff mark for cmat exam?

  33. Suraj bhavsing ghunawat says:

    I have completed registration for this exam but payment is not done.
    Is there any possibility still to apply.

  34. gokul nagare says:

    Admit card download option not showing aftr login…is the halltickets r released or not?

  35. Sarabjeet singh says:

    I had made payment but didn’t filled the application form is there any way to fill the form

  36. Shane Pereira says:

    The page to download the admit card is not responding i am trying since aftrnoon

  37. solanki dhaval rameshbhai says:

    Cmat exam sit no

  38. juhi dhananjay says:

    Sir from 16.1.2017 I have tried to login for getting admit card but in every attempt it shows invalid credentials. In fact my email id is genuine then why it occurs

  39. Rahul zala says:

    My register in to the not a open admit card

  40. payal says:

    my admitcard for cmat 2017 held on 28/29 jan is not download.the error msg is this service is not avalaible.please help me for this

  41. ankita raut says:

    Why sir i m unable to download my admit card …what can I do

  42. Chaula shethia says:

    Sir can we attempt any question at any time or we have to go section wise?

  43. HEER says:


  44. Ankit says:

    I have 99.89% in CMAT. Will i get SIMSREE

  45. Prince Taj says:

    Sir I was Lat to submitDocuments

  46. Nikhil says:

    When colleges are allotted to us or we have to apply for college by own ???

  47. Dia says:

    My brother got 94.5%,which colleges he can apply for?!

  48. akatm gupta says:

    I got 93.09%ile in cmat. Which college i can apply for?

  49. uttama sharma says:

    how can i register for counseling of cmat 2017 and how i know dates of counseling

  50. vishal says:

    I have scored 121 marks i.e 52.37 percentile.. After this what should i do and how to know if i can get a good college with this marks( if possible) ??

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