NMAT Important Dates 2021 (Available): Check Exam Dates & Schedule
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  • Last Modified 10-06-2022
  • Written By Team_Embibe
  • Last Modified 10-06-2022

NMAT Exam Dates 2021 (Announced): Check Exam Date, Form, Admit Card

NMAT Exam Dates 2021: GMAC has released the important dates for NMAT 2021 exam. The schedule has been released on the official website. GMAC is the official exam conducting authority for the NMAT. They have already released the application form on August 03rd. Those who want to appear for the exam can submit the application form till November 17, 2021. NMAT is the mandatory test for those candidates who want to get admission in the MBA courses in any NMIMS college of Mumbai and other campuses across India and also to the International campus. Those candidates who want to appear for this exam should check the official website so that they can check the information related to NMAT and its admission procedure. For this session, the NMAT 2021 exam will be conducted from October 14, 2021, to December 27, 2021. Read this article completely to get more details about NMAT 2021 exam date and other events schedule.

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NMAT Exam Dates 2021

Those candidates who want to appear for the NMAT 2021 exam should keep an eye on the events. For that, the candidates can either refer to the official website or keep reading this article. Here on this table, which we have provided below, has all the important events details with their schedule so that the candidates can refer to them.

NMAT EventsStart DateEnd Date
NMAT Registration dateAugust 3, 2021November 10, 2021
NMAT 2021 SchedulingAugust 3, 2021November 17, 2021
Late NMAT 2021 registration periodNovember 11, 2021November 15, 2021
NMAT 2021 Registration-RetakeOctober 15, 2021December 24, 2021
NMAT 2021 Re-schedulingAugust 3, 2021December 24, 2021
Retake re-schedulingOctober 15, 2021December 24, 2021
NAMT Exam date 2021October 14, 2021December 27, 2021
NMAT Result 2021Within 48 hours of exam submissionWithin 48 hours of exam submission

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NMAT 2021 Exam Overview

NMAT by GMAC is an entrance test for MBA admission to NMIMS Mumbai & its other campuses as well. It is highly beneficial if the candidate reads about the exam details beforehand to appear for the same. It is important for you to have an overview of the exam. We bring you highlights of the NMAT exam below:

Name of the ExamNarsee Monjee Institute of Management Studies Management Aptitude Test (NMAT)
Conducting BodyGraduate Management Admission Council (GMAC)
Exam LevelNational 
Frequency of the Exam3 attempts
Duration of the Exam2 Hours
NMAT Testing Window88 days from November to January
Mode of NMAT ExamOnline proctored exam & centre-based online exam.
Official Websitenmat.org
Exam patternMedium of test: English
Type of Questions: MCQs
NMAT exam centres66 NMAT exam centres (52 cities in India & 4 cities abroad)
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NMAT Exam Date 2021 and Schedule Overview

NMAT 2021 Application Form: GMAC has already released the NMAT 2021 application form online. Those who want to appear for this exam can fill the form by November 10, 2021. The candidates are advised to fill the registration form as soon as possible before the closing date. The candidates need to make sure that they fulfil the eligibility criteria, otherwise, their candidature might get cancelled.

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NMAT 2021 Admit Card: GMAC will release the hall ticket for NMAT 2021 in online mode. Only those candidates can download the admit card who have successfully filled the application form. The NMAT 2021 admit card will be released within 24 hours after the registration and scheduling of the exam date. To download the hall ticket for NMAT, the candidates need to use their login credentials such as registration ID and password.

NMAT 2021 Exam Date: This year, the NMAT exam will be conducted from October 14 to December 27, 2021. The exam will be conducted in online mode only. The candidates are advised to bring the hall ticket with all the required documents while going for the exam.

NMAT Result 2021: GMAC will release the result for NMAT 2021 on their official website. Usually, they release the result in the scorecard format. It will be released in online mode. The candidates need to use their login credentials that were generated at the time of the registration. The final NMAT 2021 scorecard will be prepared on the basis of each section’s score such as Quantitative Skills, Language Skills and Logical Reasoning Skills.

NMAT 2021 Cutoff: The cutoff is the minimum passing marks that need to be scored by the candidate to qualify for the NMAT 2021 exam. After the declaration of the NMAT result, the cut-off will be declared. Usually, the business schools affiliated with NMAT 2021 exam will release their own cut-off list for admission to MBA and PGDM courses.

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NMAT 2021 Exam Date: Important Points

  1. On the NMAT exam day, the aplicants need to arrive at the exam centre at least 45 minutes ago to the test timing.
  2. At the NMAT exam center, candidates should bring along with them the confirmation email (can be shown on mobile or taken as a printout), NMAT admit card, one valid photo ID, and another signature ID in original form.
  3. Candidates should bring one of the following valid IDs to the exam hall. Failure to bring the ID will result in non-admission for the exam:
  • a. Passport issued by the Government of India
  • b. PAN Card issued by the Government of India
  • c. Voter ID Card
  • d. Aadhar Card
  • e. Passport issued by the Government of India
  • f. PAN Card issued by the Government of India
  • g. Debit/Credit Card (for signature proof)
  • h. Driver’s License

Note: IDs like Learner’s Driver’s License, Photocopies (attested or otherwise), Notarized copies are not accepted as IDs on the day of NMAT exam.

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NMAT 2021 Important Dates: FAQs 

Below we have provided the FAQs for NMAT 2021. Sometimes there must be any questions and queries arising in the candidate’s mind. So here we have provided the common queries with solutions. Check the details below –

Q: When will registration get started for NMAT 2021?
Ans: The NMAT 2021 application process has been started on August 03, 2021. The candidates who want to appear for the test should apply on or before November 10, 2021.
Q: What is the exam date for NMAT 2021 exam?
A: GMAC has already released the schedule on the official website. NMAT 2021 will be conducted from October 14 to December 27, 2021.
Q: What do you do with the self-scheduling option?
Ans. The self-scheduling option helps you to choose your exam slot according to your preference.
Q: When will NMAT 2021 result be declared?
Ans: GMAC will release NMAT 2021 results tentatively in the last week of March 2022.
Q: Who is eligible to take the second phase of NMAT?
Ans: The second phase of the exam is conducted for candidates who had not taken the exam or have not taken any three attempts. These candidates are eligible to apply for the second phase of the NMAT.

We hope this detailed article on NMAT Exam Dates 2021 helps you in staying up-to-date with the exam schedule. As you know NMAT MBA Exam is a bit difficult to crack, you should take its preparation seriously. As the NMAT exam pattern is similar to that of any banking exam, you can take free Bank Mock Tests on Embibe. Taking the mock test will help you go ahead in your preparation smoothly.

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