IMU CET MBA 2020 – IMU CET MBA is a national level common entrance exam, conducted by Indian Maritime University, every year, to offer admissions to the aspiring candidates into the various MBA programs as offered by the university. Indian Maritime University, being a central university, will give admissions to the candidates willing to pursue MBA in different specializations, on the basis of their scores in IMU CET for MBA programs. The application forms for IMU CET MBA 2020 are available from 15th November to 13th December 2019. Aspirants willing to appear for the IMU CET 2020 to be conducted for MBA programs can register them on or before the last date of registration. If you are willing to appear for the exam, read the complete article to know all about the exam.
IMU CET MBA 2020 – Highlights
|Name of the exam||Indian Maritime University Common Entrance Test for MBA (IMU CET MBA)|
|Exam Conducting Body||Indian Maritime University|
|Purpose of the Exam||To offer MBA admissions into Indian Maritime University|
|Duration of the exam||3 hours|
|Exam Level||National Level|
IMU CET MBA 2020 – Important Dates
IMU released the application forms for IMU CET MBA on 15th November 2019. The candidates willing to apply for the exam can register till 13th December 2019. IMU CET MBA exam for the year 2020 is to be conducted on 4th January 2020. We have given the tabular representation of the important dates for IMU CET below for the reference of the interested candidates:
IMU CET MBA Important Dates 2020:
|Application begins||15th November 2019|
|Last date to apply||13th December 2019|
|Availability of IMU CET MBA Admit Card||20th December 2019|
|IMU CET MBA 2020 Exam Date||4th January 2020|
|Result declaration||10th January 2020|
IMU CET MBA 2020 – Eligibility Criteria
Before applying for the exam, it is advisable to all the applications to go through the eligibility criteria predetermined by the conducting body thoroughly. It must be noted that IMU may cancel the candidature of the candidates failing to satisfy the eligibility parameters set for IMU CET MBA. The IMU CET MBA Eligibility Criteria 2020 is as follows-
- – Applicant must possess a bachelor degree in any discipline with minimum 50% aggregate from any AICTE or MHRD approved or any recognized university or institute.
IMU CET MBA 2020 – Application Form
IMU has made the application forms available for IMU CET MBA for the year 2020 from 15th November 2019, on the official website in online mode. Aspirants before applying for the exam must make sure that they are satisfying all the eligibility parameters described by the conducting body. The last date to apply for the exam is 13th December 2019. The candidates must register them on or before the last date of submission, as no late applications will be considered valid. In order to apply for the exam, the candidates will need to follow the following steps to fill the IMU CET MBA Application Form 2020-
Registration: The candidates will need to first register them on the official website of IMU by using their valid email ID and generate their unique login credentials.
Filling application form: After successful registration, the candidates will need to fill in all the required personal and academic details.
Uploading documents: After filling in all the required details, the candidates will need to upload the scanned images of their photograph and signature in the described format and size.
Fee Payment: The last step towards registration is payment of the application fee. The fee is to be paid through demand draft on the name of Indian Maritime University.
Application fee for IMU CET MBA:
|Category||Application Fee (INR)|
IMU CET MBA 2020 – Exam Pattern
IMU will conduct the IMU CET exam for the time duration of 3 hours, i.e. 180 minutes. The exam will be conducted in online mode and will consist of total 120 multiple type questions. There is no provision of negative e marking in this exam. Below we have given the detailed IMU CET MBA Exam Pattern 2020
IMU CET MBA 2020 Exam Pattern
|Duration of exam||3 hours|
|Marking scheme||+1 marks each for every correct answer|
|Type of questions||Objective type questions|
|Total number of questions||120|
Verbal ability and
IMU CET MBA 2020 – Syllabus
There will be a total of 4 sections in the IMU CET MBA exam. IMU decides the sub topics and complete syllabus for the exam. Before starting the preparations, the candidates must go through the syllabus to make sure they cover all the topics. Refer to the table given below for complete IMU CET MBA Syllabus 2020
IMU CET MBA 2020 Syllabus:
profit and loss
time and work
|Data Interpretation||Analysis of data based on text
Antonyms and Synonyms
Fill in the blanks
Sentence correction Syllogisms
Premise Binary logic
IMU CET MBA 2020 – Admit Card
IMU will release the admit card ofIMU CET MBA available for download online on the official website from 20th December 2019. The aspirants will be able to download their admit cards using their login credentials. In order to download the IMU CET MBA Admit Card 2020 the candidates will need to follow the steps given below-
- – Visit the official website of IMU CET.
- – Login using login credentials
- – Click on the “Submit“ button
- – Candidates will be redirected to the admit card download page
Aspirants must download and keep their admit cards safe with them till the day of the exam, as no candidate will be allowed inside the examination hall without their admit cards.
IMU CET MBA 2020 – Exam Centres
IMU will conduct the IMU CET MBA exam for the year 2020 in around 12 cities across India. IMU CET MBA will be conducted on 4th January 2020 in online mode from 11:00 AM to 02:00 PM. The previous year, the exam was conducted in around 36 cities. While filling out the application form, the candidates will get a chance to choose any 3 cities as per their preference and convenience. The list of IMU CET MBA Exam Centres 2020 is given below-
IMU CET MBA 2020 Exam Centres:
|S.No||Name of the City|
IMU CET MBA 2020 – Result
IMU will declare the result for IMU CET MBA for the year 2020 on 10th January 2020. The result will be declared in online mode and will be made available on the official website of Indian Maritime University. Aspirants can visit the official website and using their login credentials they can have access to their IMU CET MBA Result 2020.
IMU CET MBA 2020 – Counselling
Soon after the declaration of the result, IMU will begin the counselling process in online mode. To participate in the counselling process, the candidates will need to register themselves from 20th January to 31st, 2020. The first list of selected candidates during IMU CET MBA counselling 2020 will be released on 4th February 2020. The dates of counselling are as follows-
IMU CET MBA 2020 Counselling Dates:
|1||Counselling of MBA programs begins||20th January 2020|
|2||Last date to register for counselling||30th January 2020|
|3||Announcement of first list of shortlisted candidates||4th February 2020|
|4||Last date for online payment of program fee for
candidates selected in first list
|7th February 2020|
|5||Announcement of second list of shortlisted candidates||11th February 2020|
|6||Last date for online payment of program fee for
candidates selected in second list
|14th February 2020|
|7||Declaration of third list of selected candidates||18th February 2020|
|8||Last date for Online Payment of program fee for
candidates selected in third list
|21st February 2020|
|9||Document Verification||2nd to 5th March 2020|
IMU CET MBA 2020 – Programs Offered
IMU will offer the following MBA programs to the candidates selected on the basis of their scores in IMU CET MBA exam for the year 2020-
|Kolkata||MBA – International Transportation &
|Visakhapatnam||MBA – International Transportation &
|Chennai||MBA – International Transportation &
|MBA – Port & Shipping Management||Two years|
|Cochin||MBA – International Transportation &
|MBA – Port & Shipping Management|
IMU CET MBA 2020 – FAQs
Ques: Why is IMU CET conducted?
Ans: Indian Maritime University Common Entrance Test or IMU CET for MBA is conducted to offer admissions to the aspiring students into various MBA and PGDM courses offered by Indian Maritime University.
Ques: Who is the conducting body of IMU CET?
Ans: IMU CET is conducted by Indian Maritime University (IMU).
Ques: What is the syllabus for IMU CET?
Ans: The questions in IMU CET MBA exam will be asked from the following 4 sections- Quantitative Ability, Logical Reasoning, Data Interpretation, and Logical Reasoning. The detailed syllabus for IMU CET MBA is given above in the article.
Ques: How to fill the application form for IMU CET MBA?
Ans: In order to fill the application form, the candidates will need to visit the official website and register them to precede the application process. Refer the article to know the detailed application process for IMU CET MBA 2020.
Ques: What is the exam pattern of IMU CET MBA?
Ans: IMU CET MBA will be conducted for three hours and will consist of a total of 120 questions from 4 sections; Quantitative Ability, Data Interpretation, Logical Reasoning, and Verbal Ability.
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