NMAT 2019 Important Dates and Exam Schedule announced

May 27, 2019 10:15 IST
NMAT 2019 Important Dates and Exam Schedule

NMAT 2019 important dates and exam schedule has been announced by the Graduate Management Admission Council i.e. GMAC. NMAT by GMAC is a national level entrance exam that is conducted to screen students for admission to NMIMS, Mumbai and 20 other participating B-schools. Unlike many MBA entrance exams, NMAT by GMAC is conducted over a 75 day exam window. This year, the NMAT Exam window will open on 4th October 2019 and will continue until 17th December 2019, just like the previous year.

Considering the change in the exam format, it is important for MBA aspirants to keep track of the important dates and exam events related to NMAT 2019. To help aspirants do so, we have listed down the key exam events and dates below:

NMAT 2019: Important Dates

NMAT Exam Schedule and Important Dates has been announced by the Graduate Management Admission Council as part of the official notification for the MBA entrance exam. As per the notification, the NMAT exam will be conducted over a 75 day period, during which candidates will be able to schedule and appear for the test as per their convenience.  The detailed NMAT 2019 exam schedule can be found below:

NMAT 2019 Exam Schedule – Important Dates

NMAT Event




July 02, 2019

October 03, 2019


July 02, 2019

October 16, 2019

Late Registration

October 04, 2019

October 14, 2019

Registration - Retake

October 05, 2019

December 14, 2019


July 02, 2019

December 14, 2019

Re-take Scheduling

October 05, 2019

December 14, 2019

Exam Delivery

October 04, 2019

December 17, 2019

Results Submission

3rd week of January, 2020

Final Announcement of results

March 31, 2020

NMAT 2019: Key Exam Events & Schedule

NMAT Important Dates are very important for the MBA aspirants as they allow them to keep track of key exam events and take the necessary action in accordance with it. The NMAT by GMAC exam is a unique exam that is conducted over a period of time and the majority of exam events are also held over a period of time to facilitate easy access to the MBA aspirants. The key NMAT exam events have been listed and discussed below:

NMAT 2019 Registration Process

The NMAT 2019 registration window begin after the release official exam notification on 2nd July. MBA aspirants will have 3 month registration period during which they can apply for the MBA entrance exam. The NMAT exam registration process is an online process which is to be completed online on the official website i.e. Candidates must ensure that they qualify the eligibility criteria announced as part of the notification before registering for the NMAT exam to avoid disqualification. The late registration period for NMAT 2018 exam commences on 4th October 2019 and will end on December 17, 2019.

NMAT 2019 Admit Card Release

MBA aspirants who successfully complete the online registration process for NMAT 2019 can download their admit cards online. GMAC makes the NMAT admit cards available to the candidates immediately following the successful registration. Candidates can download NMAT 2019 admit cards online from the official website. To download the NMAT Admit card candidates will to enter their registration details on the website. NMAT admit card is a mandatory document required, without which candidates will not be allowed inside the examination hall. Along with the NMAT admit cards, candidates also have to carry two photo identity proofs to the exam centre.

NMAT 2019 Exam Scheduling Period

NMAT Exam Scheduling Period starts from 2nd July 2019 and will continue till 3rd October 2019. During this period, candidates will be able to schedule their MBA entrance exam as per their convenience. Similarly, the late rescheduling period is from October 04, 2019 to October 14, 2019.

NMAT Eligibility Criteria

NMAT 2019 Exam Period

The NMAT Exam Period extends for 75 days beginning from 4th October 2019 to 17th December 2019. The Exam is conducted over the period of almost three months to allow candidates to appear for the test as per their convenience. Candidates must keep in mind that GMAC gives candidates the unique opportunity to take the NMAT 2019 exam thrice during the exam period. In order to re-appear or retake the exam, candidates have to re-register themselves between October 05, 2019 and 14th December 2019.

NMAT 2019 Exam Result Date

The NMAT Exam Results are expected to be announced during the third week of January 2020. Although the final date for NMAT exam result is yet to be announced, the general trend of last few years suggests that it be declared in January 3rd Week. The last date to download NMAT 2019 scorecard is 31st March 2020.

NMAT 2019 Admission Process

After the declaration of NMAT 2018 results, the MBA admission process at different participating institutes and colleges accepting NMAT score will begin. The admission process will involve shortlisting and screening of the students through further rounds of Group Discussion, Personal Interview and Written Ability Test. Respective B-schools will declare the NMAT 2018 cutoffs and other MBA admission criteria guidelines after the declaration of results.

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