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CMAT 2024 Registration Begins

Apr 01, 2024 by Admin
CMAT 2024 Registration Begins

The registration for CMAT 2024 began on March 29, 2024. The authority will soon update the CMAT 2024 Exam Date. It is anticipated that the exam will be scheduled for May 2024. Eligible students can apply for the CMAT exam on the official website. More than 1300 MBA colleges will accept CMAT 2024 scores for admission.

Students with a bachelor's degree in any field can apply for the entrance exam. Students in their final year of graduation, whose results will be out before admissions for the 2024-25 academic year, can also apply. There's no age limit for CMAT 2024.

To register, male applicants from the general category must pay Rs 2,000, while female applicants must pay Rs 1,000. The CMAT 2024 Registration fees for SC, ST, OBC-NCL PwD, EWS, and third-gender students is Rs 1,000.

CMAT 2024 Exam Schedule

NTA announced that the CMAT 2024 exam will take place in May 2024. CMAT, a national-level MBA entrance exam, will be conducted by NTA in Computer-Based-Test mode at various exam centers.

Below are the important dates and events for the CMAT 2024 exam.



CMAT 2024 application form release date

March 29, 2024

Last date to apply for CMAT 2024

April 18, 2024

CMAT application form correction 2024

April 19, 2024 to April 21, 2024

CMAT 2024 admit card release date

To be announced

CMAT 2024 Exam Date

May 2024

CMAT 2024 Registration Process

The NTA released a notification on March 29, 2024, announcing the registration dates for CMAT 2024. The CMAT 2024 exam is scheduled for May 2024. To register for CMAT 2024, you need to create a login ID, fill out the CMAT 2024 application form, and pay the fees.

The CMAT registration process for 2024 involves five steps:

  • Register online.
  • Fill out the CMAT application form for 2024.
  • Upload scanned photos and signatures.
  • Pay the CMAT fees.
  • Choose a test centre.

Documents Required To Complete CMAT Registration 2024

  • Student's signature on white paper
  • Payment details using debit/credit card or net banking
  • Certificate for Persons with Disabilities (PWD) or Differently Abled (DA)
  • Recent passport-sized photograph, preferably on a white background
  • Class 10, Class 12, as well as Graduation mark sheet
  • Caste certificate (if applicable)

How To Fill Out The CMAT 2024 Application Form

STEP 1: Registering Online for CMAT 2024

  • Start by opening the CMAT-NTA website in a new browser.
  • Next, click on the 'registration link for CMAT 2024'.
  • This will open the CMAT 2024 registration page.
  • Fill in details like name, city, date of birth, email ID, and mobile number.
  • You'll then receive an OTP on your mobile number.
  • Enter the OTP received and click on 'submit.'
  • Finally, a 12-digit application number will be displayed on the screen.

STEP 2: Completing the CMAT Application Form

  • Log in again by entering your CMAT application number and password.
  • Fill in your academic details in the CMAT application form.
  • Provide other personal details and choose your preferred test cities.
  • Review the information you've entered in the form and make any necessary edits to the fields.
  • Finally, submit your CMAT 2024 application form.

STEP 3: Upload the documents

  • When filling out the CMAT application form for 2024, students should ensure they upload their passport-size photo, signature, and PwD certificate. Here are the guidelines to follow:
    • Passport size photograph: The file size should range from 10 kb to 200 kb and be saved in JPG or JPEG format.
    • Scanned signature: Keep the file size between 4 kb and 30 kb and save it in JPG or JPEG format.
    • PwD certificate: If students have a PwD certificate, ensure it's in JPG or JPEG format with a file size between 50 kb and 300 kb.
  • It's important to remember that a student's photo, signature, and PwD certificate must meet these specific requirements when submitting the CMAT application form 2024.

STEP 4: Payment of CMAT Application Fee

  • Students can pay the fees online through SBI/HDFC banking services using debit/credit card, net banking, and UPI/PAYTM.
  • Here's the table showing the fees for different categories in CMAT:
    • General / EWS/OBC-NCL (Male): Rs. 2,000
    • General / EWS/OBC-NCL (Female): Rs. 1,000
    • Transgender: Rs. 1,000
    • SC, ST, PWD (Male): Rs. 1,000
    • SC, ST, PWD (Female): Rs. 1,000

CMAT Application Form Correction 2024

The CMAT correction window for 2024 lets you change certain details in your application form. You can edit uploaded documents, categories, academic information, name and date of birth, parents' names, and exam centre preferences. However, you can't change your email address or phone number.

If altering your category or gender affects the exam application fees, you need to pay the difference when making corrections. Remember, you can't make any changes after the CMAT correction window closes. Once you've made all your edits, the National Testing Agency (NTA) will verify your eligibility and other details before issuing your admit card online.

CMAT Exam Pattern 2024

NTA revised the CMAT Exam Pattern in 2022. It is not foreseen that any new changes will be made to the CMAT Exam Pattern in 2024. It is expected that this year's question paper will contain 100 multiple-choice questions. The duration of the CMAT exam is set at 3 hours.

Check below the exam pattern for the CMAT 2024 exam:



Number of sections



Quantitative Techniques & Data Interpretation

General Awareness

Logical Reasoning, Language Comprehension

Innovation & Entrepreneurship (Optional)

Exam mode


Exam duration

180 minutes

Number of Shifts


Shift Timing

3:00 PM to 6:00 PM

Language of paper


Total number of questions


Total Marks


Marking scheme

  • +4 marks for every correct answer
  • -1 mark for every incorrect answer

CMAT 2024 Section-wise Exam Pattern

In CMAT, candidates can answer 100 multiple-choice questions of their choice without any penalty for skipping.

Below is the latest CMAT question paper's sectional weightage:

CMAT Sections

Maximum Marks Allotted

Number of Questions

Innovation & Entrepreneurship (Optional)



Logical Reasoning



General Awareness



Language Comprehension



Quantitative Techniques & Data Interpretation