KMAT (Sep) 2017 is the Karnataka Management Aptitude Test conducted by the Karnataka Private Post Graduate Colleges Association. KMAT 2017 is being held for admission to MBA, PGDM and MCA programmes. Eligible candidates can fill the KMAT 2017 application form. Facility to check KMAT Result 2017 shall be available on the KPPGCA website for the Karnataka Management Aptitude Test. 

Latest : Admit card for KMAT 2017 September session Entrance exam has been issued, download it through the link below.

KMAT 2017 – September Session

Karnataka Management Aptitude Test (KMAT) is a standardized all India level management entrance test being administered since 2003 to facilitate Business Schools (B-Schools) to screen candidates for admission to AICTE approved MBA, PGDM and MCA programs in Bangalore and rest of Karnataka institutes.The exam is conducted once in a year by Karnataka Private Post Graduate Colleges Association (KPPGCA).

Scores of KMAT 2017 will be accepted by more than 169 + well known AICTE-approved University-affiliated B-schools in Bangalore and Karnataka. A few of the leading institutions include Acharya Institute of Management and Sciences (AIMS), Alliance University, IFIM Business School, MP Birla Institute, M.S. Ramaiah, Mount Carmel, PESIT and many more. KMAT 2017 is Gateway to MBA in Karnataka and Bangalore, Silicon Valley of India and No 1 Destination for MBA/PGDM with very vibrant Job market. All other exams after KMAT will offer admission opportunity in 2017.

Schedule for KMAT – Sep 2017 is given below

Important Event Dates
Date of commencement of online Application Started in September
KMAT 2017 Admit Card Download 06 October 2017
KMAT 2017 Entrance Exam 08 October 2017
KMAT 2017 Result declaration Week after the exam

KMAT 2017 Quick Links

KMAT 2017 Application Form

Applying for KMAT 2017 is a simple process and can be completed online as well as offline. Details of how to apply and other relevant information regarding the application form of KMAT are given on the page.

Registration Fee is Rs. 1000/-.

Note: Demand Draft should be prepared in the name of KMAT 2017 and payable at Bangalore.

KMAT 2017 Eligibility Criteria

Entry requirements into professional courses like MBA/PGDM/MCA in Karnataka are followed as per the UGC guidelines.

  • MBAPGDM – Bachelors degree with minimum 3 years duration/ Masters degree examination of any recognised education body in Commerce, Management, Arts, Social Sciences, Engineering/ Technology or equivalent, and have secured at least 50% of marks in the aggregate (45% for SC/ST candidate). Candidates in their final year of bachelor’s degree are also eligible.
  • MCA – Bachelor’s degree with 50% marks. Candidates should have studied Maths at 10+2 stage or at graduation level.

KMAT 2017 Admit Card

Admit card of KMAT 2017 is the hall ticket that must be obtained for appearing in the entrance exam. Admit card for Karnataka Management Aptitude Test 2017 will be available here. Candidates who will be submitted the application form of KMAT 2017 successfully will be able to download admit cards to appear in the examination. To download the admit card check the Hall ticket link given above.

  • Those who have filled the application form within scheduled dates can download KMAT Admit Card 2017 from the website.
  • All provisionally registered candidates can down load their Activation of a test centre depends upon the minimum number of registration. In case of cancellation of a test centre, the candidate will be advised on his/her registered mail id about the allotment of other test centre. Candidate will have to paste his/her passport size photograph as uploaded on the registration form in the space provided on the Admit Card.

KMAT 2017 Participating Colleges

List of participating colleges in KMAT 2017 are given on this page – KMAT Participating Colleges. The list is updated as and when new college is added by KPPGCA or removed, depending upon which college accepts KMAT scores for MBA, PGDM and MCA admissions. Some of the more popular colleges included in the list include Alliance University, BLDE, KLE, Presidency College, RVCE.

Test Cities

Last session list of test cities is given below.

KMAT 2017 will be conducted across the country in Bagalkot, Bangalore, Belgaum, Bellary, Bijapur, Davangere, Gulbarga, Hubli, Mangalore, Mysore, Shimoga, Tumkur, Udupi.

Note: Test organizers reserve the right to withdraw any center mentioned above and to add any new center.

Details of Karnataka Management Aptitude Test

Test Structure

  • paper-pencil based test with 120 Multiple Choice Questions divided in three sections.
  • No restriction to move to and for among the sections.

KMAT 2017 Syllabus

KMAT 2017 is proposed to be conducted with moderate level of difficulty without creating confusion in paper-pencil mode. The exam will have MCQs only. Section wise syllabus for KMAT 2017 is as follows-

Verbal Ability & Reading Comprehension – English language ability would be tested through questions on Grammar, vocabulary, sentence completion, synonyms, antonyms, comprehension of passages etc. There would be questions on understanding of the contents of the passages and choice of appropriate words, phrases, expressions and similar language skills. This shall include the passages with questions based on their contents to test comprehension.

Logical and Abstract Reasoning – This shall include questions to measure how quickly and accurately you can think. The section may have questions in sets as well individual ones based on Verbal Reasoning, analogy among others.

Quantitative Ability – The questions in this section will be of matriculation standard. This shall include questions to know how fast and accurate you can work with numbers, do numerical calculations, understand various arithmetic problems involving ratio & proportion, percentage, interest, time & speed etc. Apart from Arithmetic, the questions may also be based on Algebra, Geometry, Trigonometry and parts of mathematics. This test also helps to measure your power of quantitative reasoning, interpretation of tables, common graphs & charts.

Question Paper Pattern For MBA/ MCA

Test Questions
Verbal Ability and Reading Comprehension 40
Quantitative Ability 40
Logical Reasoning 40
 Total 120

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