Entrance Exams Management

Narsee Monjee Management Aptitude Test(NMAT)

Information

The official entrance exam to enter SVKM's Narsee Monjee Institute Of Management Studies (School Of Business Management) - Rated CRISIL A***, 4th Best B-School by The Economic Times and 7th Best by Businessworld.

NMIMS Offers a wide range of MBA programs, both general management and specialised areas, to suit industry requirements and make a student future ready.

Programs Offered are:

NAME OF THE PROGRAM NO OF SEATS
MBA 360
MBA Banking 60
MBA Capital Market 60
MBA HR 30
MBA Pharmaceutical Management 120
PGDM – Bengaluru Campus 120
PGDM – Hyderabad Campus 60

Admissions to all these programs are through NMIMS Management Aptitude Test (NMAT) followed by Group Discussions & Personal Interview.

NMAT is conducted in a time frame of 3 months, allowing choice of two retakes to the students should any of them wish to. In such cases, the best of three scores will be considered.

To internationalise the learning experience, NMIMS is admitting foreign students and Persons of Indian Origin (PIO). Also, to reach out to the Indian Diaspora and the World, NMIMS has decided to admit sons / daughters and wards of Persons of Indian Origin.

All these students will be admitted on the basis of GMAT Scores.

Important dates and Eligibility

Eligibility

MBA
MBA Banking
MBA Capital Market
  • Full Time Bachelor’s Degree (10+2+3/4) in any discipline from a UGC recognized University with minimum 50% marks in the aggregate in first attempt.
  • The candidate must have completed graduation in the stipulated duration as per the respective University/Institution awarding the degree.
  • Those candidates who have cleared their graduation by doing a part-time course or through distance learning, correspondence courses, externally, open school are NOT ELIGIBLE to apply.
MBA HR
Selection process is separate
  • Full Time Bachelor’s Degree (10+2+3/4) in any discipline from a UGC recognized University with minimum 50% marks in the aggregate in first attempt.
  • The candidate must have completed graduation in the stipulated duration as per the respective University/Institution awarding the degree.
  • Those candidates who have cleared their graduation by doing a part-time course or through distance learning, correspondence courses, externally, open school are NOT ELIGIBLE to apply.
MBA Pharmaceutical Management
Selection process is separate
  • Full Time Bachelor’s Degree (10+2+3/4) in Pharmacy, Science, Life Sciences, Medical doctors MBBS, BDS, BHMS, BAMS, B.Sc and M.Sc in Biotechnology from a UGC recognized University with minimum 50% marks in the aggregate in first attempt. Post Graduate degree in Economics, Psychology and Sociology can also apply.
  • The candidate must have completed graduation in the stipulated duration as per the respective University/Institution awarding the degree.
  • Those candidates who have cleared their graduation by doing a part-time course or through distance learning, correspondence courses, externally, open school are NOT ELIGIBLE to apply.
  • Candidates with B.Tech & B.E in Bio Tech & Bio – Medical are also eligible to apply.
  • Candidates presently working in Pharmaceutical Companies for more than a year are preferred.
PGDM – Bengaluru campus
PGDM – Hyderabad campus
  • Full Time Bachelor’s Degree (10+2+3/4) in any discipline from a UGC recognized University with minimum 50% marks in the aggregate in first attempt.
  • The candidate must have completed graduation in the stipulated duration as per the respective University/Institution awarding the degree.
  • Those candidates who have cleared their graduation by doing a part-time course or through distance learning, correspondence courses, externally, open school are NOT ELIGIBLE to apply.

Application Fee and Mode of Payment

Rs. 2000/- (For FT MBA Mumbai Campus or PGDM Programme ) Rs. 2400/- (For Both FT MBA & PGDM Programme)
Late Registration Rs. 2550/- for late registration for either MBA Full Time Mumbai Campus or PGDM Rs. 3000/- for both MBA Full Time – Mumbai Campus and PGDM.
Rescheduling: Rs. 1000/- per reschedule
Retake Scheduling: Rs. 2000/-

Details

The schedule & registration charges for NMAT is as under:

Event Start End Registration charges
Registration Wednesday, 2th July, 2014 Saturday, 4th October 2014
  • Rs.2000/- for normal registration for either MBA Full Time – Mumbai Campus or PGDM.
  • Rs. 2400/- for both MBA Full Time – Mumbai Campus and PGDM.
Late Registration Sunday, 5th  October, 2014 Tuesday, 7th October 2014
  • Rs. 2550/- for late registration for either MBA Full Time Mumbai Campus or PGDM
  • Rs. 3000/- for both MBA Full Time – Mumbai Campus and PGDM.
Scheduling Thursday, 17th  July, 2014 Sunday, 12th October, 2014  
Rescheduling Thursday, 17th  July, 2014 Wednesday, 17th  December, 2014 Rs. 1000/- per reschedule
Test Delivery Tuesday, 7th  October, 2014 Saturday, 20th December, 2014  
Retake Scheduling Tuesday, 7th  October, 2014 Friday, 19th December, 2014 Rs. 2000/-

Pearson VUE will carry out the online registration & will conduct NMAT™ on behalf of NMIMS. Interested candidates have to visit the NMIMS website for online registration. For appearing for NMAT™, online application has to be duly submitted & payment of registration charges need to be made in any of the prescribed mode within stipulated time.

  • Candidates can apply for more than one Programme / Campus as per his / her eligibility by giving preferences. i.e.

    1. MBA     2. MBA, & PGDM - Bengaluru and/or PGDBM - Hyderabad    3. PGDM - Bengaluru and/or PGDBM - Hyderabad

  • The preferences once given cannot be changed later on. Candidates are advised to check the information entered in the online registration application form very carefully while registering and again before submitting the application as they will not be allowed to make any changes after submitting the application.

Note: There will be three radio buttons for registration i.e. MBA, Both (MBA & PGDM - Bengaluru / PGDBM - Hyderabad) & PGDM - Bengaluru / PGDBM - Hyderabad. A candidate who wishes to apply for more than one programme has to select MBA & PGDM - Bengaluru / PGDBM - Hyderabad and has to pay registration charges as per the above table. Candidates are required to fill only one application form even if they are applying for multiple programs / campuses.

The mode of payment will be as under:

1.Credit card    OR   2.Cash at bank     OR   3.Demand Draft

Test Centers

North Delhi, Chandigarh, Jaipur, Lucknow
West Mumbai, Ahmedabad
South Bangalore, Chennai, Hyderabad, Cochin
Central Indore, Allahabad, Bhillai, Bhopal
East Kolkata, Bhubaneswar, Patna, Guwahati.

The venue details (School/College) at each location will be communicated to the candidates through the confirmation e-mail sent after the candidate has been scheduled.
Note:
The University reserves the right to cancel any venue of examination for any reason and the applicant will have to take the test at any of the other venues available. The Institute’s decision in this regard will be final.

Curriculum

NMAT would be an objective type multiple-choice test. (There will be no descriptive type questions).
The NMAT will comprise the following:

Sr.No Section No. of Questions Time in Minutes
1. Language Skills 32 22
2. Quantitative Skills 48 60
3. Logical Reasoning 40 38
  Total 120 120

The candidate should note that it is important for them to perform well relative to other candidates in each of the 3 sections of the test as the score of each section and the overall score will be used to shortlist the candidate for the second stage of the selection process as well as in
the final ranking. Please note that there will be no negative marking.