Q.1 Please share the
key details about KMAT?
Karnataka Management Aptitude Test (KMAT) is a standardized
all India level management entrance test being administered
since 2003 to facilitate Business Schools (B-Schools) to screen
candidates for admission to AICTE approved MBA, PGDM and MCA
programs in Bangalore and rest of Karnataka institutes.The
exam is conducted once in a year by Karnataka
Private Post Graduate Colleges Association (KPPGCA). The test
is permitted by Government of Karnataka and is monitored in
accordance with Supreme Court judgment in case no. Appeal
(Civil) 5041 of 2005.
Q.2 What are the benefits I would
get from KMAT 2017?
KMAT 2017 is Gateway to MBA in Karnataka and Bangalore, Silicon
Valley of India and No 1 Destination for MBA/PGDM with very
vibrant Job market. All other exams after KMAT will offer admission opportunity
Q.3 Which are the leading B-schools
that will accept KMAT 2017 scores?
Scores of KMAT 2017 will be accepted by more than 169 + well
known AICTE-approved University-affiliated B-schools in Bangalore
and Karnataka. A few of the leading institutions include Acharya
Institute of Management and Sciences (AIMS), Alliance University,
IFIM Business School, MP Birla Institute, M.S. Ramaiah, Mount
Carmel, PESIT and many more.
Q.4 Who is eligible to appear
in KMAT 2017?
A graduate degree is required to appear in KMAT. Entry requirements
into professional courses like MBA/PGDM/MCA in Karnataka are
followed as per the UGC guidelines. Please also see the
eligibility criteria for KMAT 2017
Registration related queries
Q.How can I apply for KMAT 2017?
Registration for KMAT 2017 opens from July, 2017. Applying
for KMAT 2017 is a simple process and can be completed online
as well as offline. Visit the KMAT 2017 website http://www.kmatindia.com
and go to Apply now. You may fill up the online registration
form and make payment of Rs.1000/- online.
Q. How can I confirm that my
KMAT 2016 registration form is duly submitted?
You will receive a unique ID after making payment and successful
submission of registration form on your registered mail id.
Those who submit offline registration form with demand draft
will also receive the unique ID on their registered mail id.
Q. Which are the test centres
for KMAT 2017?
KMAT 2017 will be conducted across the country
in Bagalkot ,Bangalore, Belgaum, Bellary, Bijapur, Davangere, Gulbarga, Hubli, Mangalore, Mysore, Shimoga, Tumkur, Udupi. Test organizers
reserve the right to withdraw any center or add any new center.
Q. Can I opt for more than 1
Yes, a choice of 2 test cities will be offered while completing
the registration process.
Q. When do I get my Admit card
for KMAT 2017?
All provisionally registered candidates can down load their
Activation of a test centre depends
upon the minimum number of registration. In case of cancellation
of a test centre, the candidate will be advised on his/her
registered mail id about the allotment of other test centre.
Candidate will have to paste his/her passport size photograph
as uploaded on the registration form in the space provided
on the Admit Card.
Q. What is the mode of KMAT
KMAT 2017 is a paper pencil based conventional test.
Q. What are the test dates and
test timings for KMAT 2017?
Candidates are required to report 1 hour before
the scheduled start time of the test for the verification
& security check.
Q. What are the important documents
to be brought at KMAT 2017 Test venue?
Candidates should carry the following to the test venue
1) Admit Card duly completed with photograph and your valid
photo ID proof
2) Black & Blue ball point pen; HB Pencils, Eraser and
Q. What is the nature of KMAT
KMAT 2017 is a paper-pencil based test comprising 120 MCQs
divided in 4 sections of Verbal Ability and Reading Comprehension;
Quantitative Ability; Logical Reasoning and General Awareness.
The test is to be completed in
120 minutes without any sectional time limit. The candidate
is allowed to switch from one section to other within the
overall time limit.
Q. What is the scoring pattern
in KMAT 2017?
Every correct answer in KMAT 2017 exam will be awarded with
+4 marks. A penalty of -1 mark will be imposed for each wrong
answer. Net scores will be displayed in the score card.
Q. In case of any problem in
KMAT 2017 like registration, non-receipt of unique ID on mail,
downloading score card etc. whom should I contact?
You should immediately contact KMAT 2017 helpline number +91 9343996664 / +91 9343996665
and/or write mail to firstname.lastname@example.org
Q. After registering, for any reason, if I am not
able to take the exam, can I get a refund of exam fee?
Exam fee is non-refundable unless paid twice for
the same course.