NMAT Selection Procedure 2017

Shreyasa Vijay updated on : 04 Sep 2017

NMAT 2017 Selection Procedure will be begin after the announcement of NMAT result 2017. Know more about selection procedure of NMAT 2017 here.

NMAT selection procedure

NMAT Selection Procedure 2017 – Once the result will be announced, NMAT Selection procedure 2017 will begin. On the basis of NMAT 2017 scores, candidates will be shortlisted for the further admission procedure. Around 20 reputed b-schools will accept the scores of NMAT 2017. Each of the institute will have it’s own NMAT 2017 selection process. After the declaration of NMAT result, all the participating institutes will declare their individual cutoff list. Candidates who will qualify the minimum cutoff criteria will be called to attend the NMAT selection procedure 2017 which will include group discussion and personal interview.

The registration process for NMAT 2017 has been started from July 4. This entrance exam will be conducted in 75-day window from October 5 to December 18, 2017. The result of NMAT 2017 is expected to be declared in the 3rd week of January 2018. Candidates who will get the minimum cut-off scores will be called for next rounds of NMAT 2017 selection procedure. All the NMAT aspirants can read more about the selection criteria here. 

NMAT Selection Procedure 2017

Candidates appearing for the examination must fulfill the eligibility criteria for NMAT 2017. If they won’t be eligible at the time of admission, scores of NMAT will not be accepted by the institutes.

Candidates appearing for NMAT 2017 must keep the track of important dates of NMAT selection procedure. They must be aware of the schedule of NMAT 2017 counseling so that they don’t miss any major event. The below-given table provides the timeline:





NMAT 2017 exam will be held from

October 05 to December 18, 2017


Declaration of result

Third week of January 2017


NMAT Selection Procedure will begin

First week of February 2017


Selection Process will end

First week of June 2017










Colleges accepting NMAT score 2017

All the scores of NMAT 2017 will be sent to the NMAT participating institutes selected by the candidates in the application form. As each institute will publish their own cut-off list, candidates will have to meet the cut-off score. Otherwise, selected participating institute will reject the scores of candidates. If they clear the cut-off, candidates will have to appear for the next rounds of admission through NMAT by GMAC 2017. The final list of candidates will be prepared after the completion of entire NMAT 2017 selection procedure. Many factors will influence the NMAT by GMAC merit list such as candidate’s academic profile, work experience, scores and performance in GD/PI rounds.

NMAT by GMAC Selection Procedure 2017: Steps

  • Candidates must appear for NMAT by GMAC 2017
  • Candidates  will be required to clear the exam and meet the cut-off score
  • On the basis of scores obtained in the exam, candidates will be called for further rounds such as case discussion (CD), Personal interview (PI) and writing ability test(WAT)
  • As per the candidate’s performance in the whole NMAT by GMAC selection procedure, merit list will be prepared.

Selection procedure for all the college may vary from each other. Marks for each process can also differ. There is no general procedure for NMAT by GMAC exam. Candidate’s scores can also get affected by the past work experience and academic records in some of the colleges.

NMAT Selection Procedure 2017: Documents needed for CD & PI​

  • 10th Mark sheet & Passing Certificate
  • 12th Mark sheet & Passing Certificate
  • Mark sheet of graduation separately for each semester
  • Degree Certificate
  • Provisional Degree certificate/ Passing Certificate of graduation
  • Mark sheet of Post Graduation
  • Post Graduate Degree Certificate
  • AIU Certificate (University Equivalence) is mandatory for those candidates who have completed their
  • graduation from Overseas Universities.
  • Migration Certificate
  • Eligibility Certificate (If required)
  • Work Experience Certificate
  • Medical Fitness Certificate (In Original signed by Registered Medical Practitioner)
  • Mediclaim Policy

At the time of admission, candidates will have to submit self-attested photocopies of all the documents and original documents will also be required for verification.

NMAT Cutoff 2017​

Cutoff scores are the minimum scores needed to get shortlisted for the counseling process of the participating institutes. The cut-off for NMAT 2017 will vary from college to college. Each college will release their own cut-off list. Cut-off may vary for each category. Various factors will be considered while preparing the cut-off list such as difficulty level of the exam, total number of candidates and seats available for each programme.

NMAT 2017 – Tentative Cutoff

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Sectional Cutoff


Logical Reasoning




Language Skills




Quantitative Techniques






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