NMAT 2022: Exam Date (Out), Registration (Open), Syllabus, Sample Papers, Cut off

Kritika Yadav

Kritika Yadav

NMAT 2022

NMAT 2022: Narsee Monjee Institute of Management Studies and other business schools across India have announced admission to their various programs for the academic year 2022-2023.

The programs offered especially by NMIMS are,

  • Two-year Full Time Programs (Mumbai Campus) – MBA, MBA – HR, MBA – Pharmaceutical Management
  • PGDM – Bengaluru & Hyderabad Campus

To take admission into any of the above mentioned programs, one has to give an entrance exam, NMAT 2022, which is conducted by GMAC. NMAT is an entrance exam which paves the way for admission into many leading management programs across India.

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NMAT Exam Date 2022

EventsKey Dates
NMAT 2022 registrations start dateAugust 1, 2022
Last date for NMAT registration10-Oct-2022
Late registration 
NMAT scheduling commencementAugust 1, 2022
Last Date for NMAT schedulingOctober 13, 2022
NMAT 2022 Re-scheduling commencement01-Aug-2022
Last date for NMAT re-scheduling16-Dec-2022
NMAT 2022 exam dates
10-Oct-2022 to 19-Dec-2022
Re-take registrations
11-Oct-2022 to 16-Dec-2022
Re-take scheduling
11-Oct-2022 to 16-Dec-2022

NMAT 2022 Eligibility Criteria

The NMAT 2022 eligibility criteria has been released by Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC). Check out the eligibility criteria for NMAT 2022 below:

  1. Nationality:  Candidate must be an Indian citizen 
  2. Graduation: Candidate is required to have 3-4 years of graduation degree from a recognised college.
  3. Minimum Marks: Minimum marks of 50% is required in graduation.
  4. Age: There is no upper age limit to appear in NMAT
  5. Work Experience: No work experience is required 
  6. Final year students can also apply for the examination considered that they will be able to submit their mark sheet at the time of admission 
  7. Number of attempts: There is limit to the no number of year a candidate can apply for exam. Although a candidate can appear only 3 times in an exam in one year including reappear exams.

NMAT 2022 Syllabus

The NMAT 2022 Syllabus consists of three sections, namely, Language Skills, Quantitative Skills, and Logical Reasoning. Each of these three sections will have 36 questions, and candidates are required to complete each section within 120 minutes.

Listed below are the three sections of the NMAT 2022 Syllabus with their important topics:

  1. Language Skills: Reading Comprehension, Para Forming, Error Identification, Prepositions, Sentence Completion, Analogies
  2. Quantitative Skills: Critical Reasoning, Analytical Puzzles, Deductions, Other Reasoning
  3. Logical Reasoning: Number Properties, Arithmetic, Algebra, and Probability, DI Caselets and Tables, DI Graphs and Charts, Data Sufficiency

Candidates are advised to carefully read and understand the full NMAT Syllabus 2022 which will help them prepare for their examination.

NMAT 2022 Registration

Before you schedule a test date and test centre for NMAT, you must register and pay for the same. Please follow the steps mentioned below to register yourself for the NMAT Exam 2022.

  1. Account Creation on www.nmat.org.in or mba.com with a valid email address.
  2. Personal, contact information, educational qualifications, work experience, list of programs you want to send your NMAT scores to, and ID of the test centre needs to be filled in. Accept the terms and conditions as well.
  3. Name and Date of Birth on your registration form as well as the primary and secondary ID needs to be exactly same.
  4. Under the ‘School Preferences’ section you need to choose the schools you want to send your score to. In your initial registration fee, up to 7 programs are included after which an additional fee will be charged.
  5. Upload a photograph which will be the same on your primary ID and your admit card for NMAT as well.
  6. Pay the fees.
  7. Once the payment is done, you can schedule your exam after the option appears on your dashboard.
  8. Download the admit card from the dashboard.

Note: You can attempt the NMAT exam only 3 times in a year and a no-show is also considered an attempt.

Read: NMAT Registration 2022, Application form, Fees, and Process


Payment of fees in accepted in either of the following methods,

  • Visa
  • MasterCard
  • American Express
  • Debit Card
  • Net Banking
  • Diners Club
  • Mobile Wallets
NMAT Application Form Fees ComponentsNMAT Fees
NMAT Registration Fees (Early)
Rs. 2800 + applicable taxes
NMAT Late Registration FeesNot Announced
NMAT Fees for Exam Retaking
Rs. 2800+ applicable taxes
NMAT Fees for Exam Rescheduling
Rs. 1200+ applicable taxes
NMAT exam Fee for Additional Score Reports (beyond five)
Rs. 300 per score report + applicable taxes

Note: If you want to reschedule, the payment of fees can be done only in the form of Visa, MasterCard & American Express.

NMAT 2022 Result

NMAT Result are released by Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC) ever year. The NMAT result or score card are usually released within 72 hours of giving the examination. To check their respective results, candidates are required to have their login ID and password. 

All the details mentioned on the NMAT score card are written below.

Details included in NMAT Score Card

NMAT Score Card will contain a scaled score (each section), a total score, and a percentile score as well. Please find the range of scores, in each section of NMAT, mentioned in the table below.

Section - Quantitative Skills

Score Range - 0 - 144

Section - Language Skills

Score Range - 0 - 96

Section - Logical Reasoning Skills

Score Range - 0 - 120


Score Range - 0 - 360

Note: Your NMAT scores will be published on the official website 4-5 weeks after your exam date.

NMAT 2022 Exam Centres

RegionExam cities
Allahabad, Agra, Alwar, Chandigarh, Dehradun, Faridabad, Ghaziabad, Gorakhpur, Jammu, Jhansi, Panipat, Delhi, Gurugram, Kanpur, Lucknow, Ludhiana, Varanasi, Noida, Patiala
Bengaluru, Coimbatore, Chennai, Mangalore, Madurai, Vizag, Kochi, Hyderabad, Vijayawada, Mysore, Manipal, Vijaywada, Tuvananthapuram and Tiruchirapalli
Jamshedpur, Guwahati, Patna, Kolkata, Shillong, Siliguri, Rourkela, Ranchi and Bhubaneswar, Durgapur, Dhanbad,
Aurangabad, Ajmer Ahmedabad, Rajkot, Jodhpur, Jalgaon, Jaipur, Mumbai, Kota, Kolhapur Nasik, Nagpur, Udaipur, Pune, Vadodara and Surat
Bhopal, Bhilai, Jabalpur, Raipur, Gwalior, Ujjain, Bilaspur and Indore

NMAT International Exam Centres 2022

Sri LankaColombo

NMAT Sample Papers

Once your are done studying the core topics of NMAT syllabus, its time to practice. The more you practice, the better you will get for the final exam day! Sample papers plays a very important role in helping you understand all the concepts and the exam pattern better.

Listed below are some of the NMAT sample paper:

NMAT Cut off 2022 for Top Colleges (Expected)

NMAT Cutoff is the minimum score required by the candidate to get admission in NMAT accepting colleges. Once the NMAT Result 2022 are released, all the participating Colleges will release a their NMAT cutoff separately on their official websites.

NMAT College
Expected NMAT 2022 Cut Off Score
SRM University, Delhi NCR, Sonepat200+
VIT University200+
Xavier Institute of Management (XIMB), Bhubaneswar200+
BSE Institute Limited200+
Amity University200+
Shiv Nadar University200+
BML Munjal University200+
ITM Business School, Navi Mumbai200+
SDA Bocconi Asia Center, Mumbai200+
K J Somaiya Institute of Management200+
Mody University200+
Bennett University180+
ISBR Business School, Bangalore170+
Woxsen Business School, Hyderabad160+
University of Petroleum & Energy Studies (UPES)160+
ICFAI Business School (IBS), Hyderabad150+
Amrut Mody School of Management, Ahmedabad University150+
LM Thapar School of Management, Chandigarh150+

Colleges accepting NMAT Score

Listed below are some of the Colleges that accept NMAT score:

  1. Narsee Monjee Institute of Management Studies (NMIMS)
  2. Xavier University Bhubaneswar
  3. IBS
  4. Alliance University
  5. VIT University
  6. Amity University
  7. Hyderabad Business School (HBS)
  8. SRM University
  9. Ansal University Gurgaon
  10. Woxsen School of Business


NMAT is a national level entrance exam conducted for MBA admission in  NMIMS University and other reputed B-Schools in India as well as abroad. The NMAT exam conducting body is Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC).

To register for NMAT 2022, eligible candidates can visit the official website- mba.com. The registration process for NMAT 2022 has stared to on August 1, 2022 and will be concluded on October 10, 2022.

Yes, NMAT 2022 exam will be held in online mode only.

NMAT is comparatively easier than CAT. Any candidate who had prepared for CAT examination can easily attempt NMAT.

NMAT score between 210 to 235 is considered a good score. Most of the NMAT accepting college take admission of the candidates in this range only.

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