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Feb 22, 2023 by Admin
CMAT 2023 Registration Open

The CMAT 2023 notification has been made available by NTA. According to the notified schedule, CMAT 2023 registration started on 13th February 2023. The CMAT 2023 exam has been postponed like the previous two years. CMAT 2023 is likely to be held on 26th March 2023 by NTA. However, the National Testing Agency has not yet announced the revised CMAT 2023 exam date.

CMAT 2023 will be one of the most important national-level MBA entrance exams for admission to the MBA/PGDM 2023-25 batch in AICTE-approved management institutes. It will be a three-hour computer-based test with numerous exam patterns and syllabus changes. With a high CMAT score in 2023, you can get into one of the 1,000 MBA/PGDM colleges that AICTE approves.

Five sections will make up the three-hour computer-based online CMAT exam in 2023. It will assess a candidate's abilities in innovation and entrepreneurship, logical reasoning, language comprehension, general awareness, and quantitative technique.

What is the CMAT?

The full acronym for the CMAT is the "Common Management Admission Test." It is a computer-based national-level MBA entrance exam administered by the government for admission to 1,000 AICTE-approved management programs (MBA/PGDM) across India. Previously administered by AICTE, the CMAT is now administered by the Government of India-established National Testing Authority (NTA). Every year, more than 70,000 people apply for the CMAT. Since no one is disqualified based on their score, the CMAT provides each test taker with a unique opportunity. 

 Last Year's CMAT Test Takers

The CMAT Exam 2022 was given by the NTA on 9th April 2022 in 124 Cities at 457 Centers. 51144 people took the CMAT 2022 exam out of 58956 people who registered for the test. Last year, 26480 female applicants applied for the CMAT.

About CMAT 2023

CMAT Exam Conducting Body


CMAT Full Form

Common Management Admission Test

Exam Date

26th March 2023

Exam Slots

3 PM to 6.00 PM

Mode of CMAT Entrance exam 2023

Online Computer-Based

CMAT 2023 Medium of Question Paper


CMAT Difficulty Level

Easy to Moderate

Maximum Score

400 Marks for 100 questions

Negative Marking

- 1 mark for each wrong answer

CMAT 2023 Accepting Colleges

Top MBA colleges like



 K J Somaiya


Great Lakes


Application process


CMAT 2023 Application Fees


Application Fee for Girls


Application Fee for EWS/OBC-NCL 


Application Fee for SC/ST/PwD


Eligibility Requirements for the CMAT in 2023

Before applying for the exam, candidates must meet the CMAT 2023 Eligibility Criteria.

  • The candidate must have graduated from a recognized university in any discipline.
  • Students in their final year of graduation are also eligible to apply for the CMAT 2023, but they will need to bring their passing certificate to the admissions office.
  • For the CMAT exam, there is no minimum percentage score requirement for graduation.

CMAT 2023 Application Process

Registration for the CMAT in 2023 will be done online. Candidates must fill out the CMAT application form 2023 at https://cmat.nta.nic.in/ by creating a login ID. The last date to apply for CMAT-2023 is on 6th March 2023.

The steps that make up the CMAT 2023 registration cum application process are as follows:

  • Candidates are required to visit the CMAT NTA website. Then, create a CMAT account and user ID by confirming registration via OTP/email by clicking on the CMAT 2023 Registration Link.
  • Filling out the CMAT application form by providing personal and academic details and Uploading a passport-size photo and a scanned signature in the prescribed format.
  • Paying for CMAT 2023 registration fees through credit/debit card or internet banking. The cost for registration varies for each category.
  • There is a provision for CMAT 2023 application status check. Upon successful payment, students are required to check the status of the application.

CMAT Syllabus 2023

The CMAT exam syllabus is comparable to that of other MBA entrance exams. There is only one additional topic, and it was added in 2021. The main subjects of the most recent CMAT syllabus are as follows:

Methods of Quantitative Analysis and Data Interpretation Logical Reasoning Language Comprehension General Awareness Innovation & Entrepreneurship Each question receives four points, and each incorrect response receives one point of negative marking.

CMAT Exam Pattern 2023

The CMAT 2023 question paper is predictable to follow the same pattern.


Quantitative Techniques & Data Interpretation

Logical Reasoning

Language Comprehension

General Awareness

Innovation & Entrepreneurship

Number of questions


Number of questions per section


Marks per question


Negative marking


Total marks


Sectional time-limit


Difficulty level

Moderate to Difficult


3 hours (180 minutes)