AICTE CMAT 2018: Registration begins 21 October, exam on 21 January
AICTE has released the online registration and exam dates for CMAT 2018. According to it, the registration process will begin on October 21 and the last date to register online is December 15, 2017. The exam will be held on January 21. The Common Management Admission Test - CMAT 2018 result is tentatively expected to be announced in February 2018 following which the counseling schedules will be released for the eligible candidates.
Read: About CMAT
AICTE conducts the Common Management Admission Test - CMAT every year for candidates seeking admissions to various management degree programs offered by AICTE-approved Institutions/ University Departments/ Constituent Colleges/ Affiliated Colleges across the county. Candidates applying for CMAT 2018 must possess a graduation degree in any discipline from a recognized university and candidates in their final year of degree programme may also apply.The candidates will be tested on four main skills:
1. Quantitative Techniques & Data Interpretation
2. Logical Reasoning
3. Language Comprehension
4. General Awareness
Read: CMAT sample papers
Each section will have 25 questions and will carry 100 marks respectively. Negative marking will be there in the exam and 1 mark will get deducted for each wrong answer. Candidates will be allowed 180 minutes or 3 hours to attempt CMAT 2018. Candidates can take the online Trial Test, released by the official website, a month before the exam to get accustomed to the test layout, pattern and navigation.