NMAT Syllabus 2017

Shreyasa Vijay updated on : 04 Sep 2017

NMAT 2017 syllabus is provided on this page. Check all the details on NMAT by GMAC Syllabus to crack NMAT 2017.

NMAT Syllabus

NMAT Syllabus 2017 – All the management aspirants must check the syllabus of NMAT 2017. It is really important to be familiar with the topics which will be covered in the NMAT 2017 exam as it will help the candidates in effective preparations. NMAT by GMAC will have three sections- Language Skills, Quantitative Skills and Logical Reasoning Skills. Candidates should follow all the topics included in these sections in order to avoid wasting time on unnecessary topics. Candidates will have to attempt 120 questions in 2 hours. In spite of the fact that GMAC is the conducting body of NMAT 2017, it has not released any official syllabus for NMAT by GMAC, we provide you with the syllabus as per experts analysis and past years' examination. This article will convey to you the point by point syllabus for NMAT by GMAC. 120. With the help of NMAT by GMAC syllabus 2017, candidates will be able to prepare in a focused way.

The NMAT application process 2017 has been started from July 4. Interested candidates must apply before application procedure ends. The entrance exam will be conducted in 75-day window i.e. from October 05 to December 18, 2017.

NMAT by GMAC Syllabus 2017

NMAT 2017 will be held in a computer based model. The overall duration of this entrance exam will be 120 minutes. Every section will have it’s own duration. Candidates can begin from any of the three segments, however, once they move to another segment, they won't have the capacity to go back to the last section. To comprehend the NMAT Exam Pattern, check the table below –



No. of questions

Score Range

Time-limit (minutes)


Quantitative Skills





Language Skills





Logical Reasoning Skills







NMAT by GMAC Detailed Syllabus

Candidates can check the detailed syllabus of NMAT 2017 in the table given below:

Logical Reasoning

Quantitative Skills

Language Skills

  • Family tree
  • Arrangement
  • Numeric grid
  • Coding and Decoding
  • Series
  • Decision-making & verbal skills


  • Arithmetic
  • Geometry and Algebra
  • Modern Mathematics
  • Number Systems
  • Data interpretation
  • Problem-solving
  • Data sufficiency


  • Language usage & their rules.
  • Para Jumble and Syntax
  • Antonyms and Synonyms
  • Grammar
  • Vocabulary and Idioms
  • Fill in the blanks
  • Reading comprehension


  • Language Skills: This area will check the verbal capacity, language structure ability and reading comprehension of an applicant. Candidates will get 22 minutes to complete this section.
  • Quantitative Skills: This segment will check the quantitative capacity of an applicant. They will get an hour to solve this section.
  • Logical Reasoning: This section will check the critical and analytical ability of a candidate. They will get 38 minutes to finish this segment.

NMAT by GMAC 2017 is a 75-days window exam. It will be conducted from will be October 5 till December 18, 2017. Candidates can fill the registration form of NMAT 2017 from July 4 to October 3, 2017. There is an option of late registration for the candidates who miss the date of registration.

Scheduling for the NMAT by GMAC 2017 will start from July 4 to October 16, 2017. Candidates can select the date of examination and NMAT 2017 exam centre as per their choice and convenience. The NMAT by GMAC 2018 will be held at 44 cities areas across India and four international centres

NMAT Preparation Tips 2017

NMAT 2017 is one of the important management exams in India. NMAT exam will be conducted in computer based mode and the duration to attempt all the questions will be two hours. Candidates must practice mock tests and sample papers on the computer so that they will become comfortable with the mouse. You should do section wise preparation and devote equal time to each section. Try to solve as many mock tests and practice papers as you can to analyze your weaknesses and strengths. Once the preparation is done, revise old topics and formulae so that you won’t miss the important sections in NMAT 2017 exam. 

NMAT Admit Card 2017

All the details regarding candidate’s name, test centre and schedule of the NMAT exam will be will be specified in the admit card. Applicants must convey the NMAT 2017 admit card and print out of the confirmation email to the examination centre or else they won't be permitted to sit for the exam. Competitors are required to download the NMAT by GMAC admit card from the enrolled NMAT account. One photo ID and signature ID must be carried to the NMAT test centre along with the admit card. Candidates who will not have the legal ID and admit card won't be allowed to give the exam.

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