CMAT 2018 Application Procedure
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CMAT 2018 registration will take place from 20 October - 15 December, 2017. You can choose 3 exam dates and 3 cities of India in order of your preference. The date and city allotment would be made on a first-come, first-serve basis. The allotment will also be subject to availability of slots in a city.
Make sure to keep the following ready before starting the CMAT registration process:
• Computer with good internet connectivity so that there is no disconnection during registration
• All your qualification details as you need to enter them while registering for CMAT exam
• You need to upload your scanned photo while registering, hence keep ready a scanned clear photo of yours taken on a white background. The size of this photo should be 140 x 160 (60Kb)
• You need to upload your scanned signature while registering, hence keep ready your scanned clear signature done on a white background. The size of this signature file should be 60 x 90 (30Kb)
• A valid e-mail id which you will be using at least for the next 6 months. All communication will be done on this e-mail id which you will enter while registering for CMAT exam
• A valid mobile number as all information via SMS will be sent to this number
• A valid Credit / Debit card if you pay online.
• A Printer connected to your system as you will have to PRINT 3 copies of the challan if you pay by cash at the bank
How to Register Online for CMAT 2018
Registering for CMAT is a 3 Step process:
1. Read Instructions and Self Registration: First time you will enter as NEW USER. Here you will read the instructions carefully, accept the declaration and proceed. Now you need to do Self Registration. Here you need to enter few basic details. Please ensure you enter the correct details on this CMAT application form and verify it before you click on SUBMIT button on this page. Once you SUBMIT this page, you cannot edit any data entered on this page. Submitting this page will generate a unique 6 digit password. This password will be shown on your screen and will be sent to you via e-mail and SMS. From now onwards, whenever you wish to log in to the registration portal, you will come as an EXISTING USER and log in with your e-mail id and this unique 6 digit password. This completes your self registration.
2. Payment Process: You can do the payment in either of the two modes mentioned below:
Mode i) ONLINE PAYMENT: You can select ONLINE PAYMENT mode and then do the payment using Credit card / Debit card / Net Banking.
Once your payment is successfully done, you will receive a confirmation e-mail and sms. Once you have received the successful payment confirmation, you can proceed with the remaining part of registration process.
Mode ii) CASH Payment in SBI bank: You can select this option to pay by CASH at any of the designated State Bank of India (SBI) branch. Once you select this option and proceed, you will see a CHALLAN on your screen with your details already filled in it. You need to take 3 PRINT OUTS of this CHALLAN, fill in the details wherever required in all the copies, go to your nearest SBI bank branch with CASH a day after the generation of challan. Cash Deposit will be accepted only from the next day of your challan generation.
For example, if you generate and print the challan copies on 10 October, 2016, then go to the nearest SBI bank branch with challan copies and the money on 11 October, 2016 or any day after that. Similarly if you PRINT the CHALLAN copies on 10 October, 2016, then go the bank on 11 October, 2016 or any day after that.
The last date to pay CASH in bank is 11 December, 2017 and CMAT submission of final application date is 15 December, 2017.
In return to your cash deposit, the bank will give you one copy of the challan with their stamp and a journal number written on it. Please ensure the journal number written is clearly visible before you leave the bank. Now you need to wait for 48 hours for your payment to get updated in the registration portal. You will receive an e-mail and SMS confirming that your payment data has got updated in the registration portal.
Then you need to login again to the portal and proceed with the remaining part of registration process.
3. Now that you are done with the payment, you need to fill the remaining part of the form. Once you have filled the complete form, we suggest you once again check the complete data entered by clicking on VIEW/MODIFY button. Clicking on VIEW/MODIFY button will allow you to modify your data in case you want to change any details.
Once you are sure that all the data entered is accurate, you will have to accept a declaration and click on I AGREE. The system will re-confirm to you for SUBMIT. Once you confirm, your form will get finally SUBMITTED and no change in the data is possible after this SUBMIT. You will see a message on your screen stating “Thank you for successfully registering for the AICTE CMAT January 2017 exam. Please login from 30 Jan, 2015 January 2017 onwards to download your exam ADMIT CARD.“
Here you can click on PREVIEW button to view your filled form. If you wish, you can PRINT your filled form and keep a copy with you for reference.