NMAT by GMAC 2016 Overview

Exam Type:
National Level

NMIMS Management Aptitude Test (NMAT) exam is administered by Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC). NMAT by GMAC is an online management entrance examination which opens doors to many top-notched management programmes in India. The exam is required to take admission in MBA/ PGDM programs in SVKM’s Narsee Monjee Institute of Management Studies (NMIMS) and 17 other management institutes and universities.

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All about NMAT by GMAC 2016

NMAT by GMAC 2016 Eligibility Criteria

Education Qualification

For MBA, MBA HR (Mumbai Campus) and PGDM (Bengaluru and Hyderabad Campus)

Candidates applying for these above-mentioned programmes via NMAT by GMAC 2016 are required to complete a Bachelor’s degree in any discipline with minimum 50% marks in aggregate.

Final year students can also apply for NMAT by GMAC 2016. However, their admission will be subject to the marks obtained in the degree program. Also, they will need to produce all the necessary documents within the stipulated time.

For MBA Pharmaceutical Management

Applicants must have a graduate degree in Pharmacy, Science, Life Sciences, MBBS, BDS, BHMS, BAMS, B.Sc. OR an M.Sc. degree in Biotechnology with minimum 50% marks in the aggregate.

Students with post graduate degree in Economics, Psychology and Sociology are also eligible to apply for NMAT by GMAC 2016.

Those candidates who have studied B. Tech. or B.E. in Bio-Tech. or Bio-Medical can also apply.

Preferences will be given to the candidates working in Pharmaceutical Companies for more than two years.

NMAT by GMAC 2016 Application Details

Candidates can apply for NMAT by GMAC 2016 by visiting the official website of NMAT by GMAC i.e. www.nmat.org.in and register themselves using a valid email id. The last date to apply is 3rd October 2016, and after submitting a late fee, candidates can apply till 12th October 2016.

Alternatively, candidates who wish to seek admissions to NMIMS School of Business Management, Mumbai, can apply  for NMAT by GMAC 2016 at www.nmims.edu/nmat-by-gmac-2017 by 13th October 2016.

After filling up the personal and contact information, educational and work experience and all the other details, candidates will need to pay the test fee. After submitting all the details, the candidate will need to upload a photograph. Once the registration procedure is complete and the payment is received, the candidate will get a unique username and password that will allow the candidate to schedule their examination. 

Application fees detail



Registration Fee

INR 1700 + applicable taxes

Late Registration Fee

INR 2000 + applicable taxes


INR 1700 + applicable taxes


INR 1000 + applicable taxes

Additional Score Reports (beyond first seven)

INR 200 per Score Report + applicable taxes


Exam Pattern

NMAT by GMAC Exam Pattern




Language Skills

32 questions

22 minutes

Quantitative Skills

48 questions

60 minutes

Logical Reasoning

40 questions

38  minutes


120 questions

120 minutes


NMAT by GMAC 2016 Counselling/Interview

After qualifying in the NMAT by GMAC examination, candidates will need to apply for the institute of his/her choice and follow their admission procedure.

NMAT by GMAC 2016 Exam Centres




Chandigarh, Delhi, Jaipur, Lucknow, Gurgaon, Noida


Ahmedabad, Baroda, Mumbai, Nagpur, Pune


Bengaluru, Manipal, Chennai, Kochi, Hyderabad


Bhillai, Bhopal, Indore


Bhubaneswar, Guwahati, Kolkata, Patna, Jamshedpur


NMAT by GMAC 2016 Contact Details

For Registration form and payment related queries

Phone Support: +917863008300
Monday to Friday (except public holidays - 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM IST)

Email Support: nmatsupport@gmac.com

For Exam scheduling and Rescheduling related queries

Phone Support: 0120 4397855
Monday to Saturday (8:00 AM to 6:00 PM IST) (Except public holidays)

Email Support: nmatbygmacsupport@pearson.com

For NMAT Prep by GMAC™ online practice exams related queries

Phone Support: 082878-03040
7 Days a week from 9 am to 12 am IST (15 hours/day, except public holidays)

Email Support: support@mettl.com