Karnataka Management Aptitude Test (KMAT), conducted by Karnataka Private Post Graduate Colleges Association (KPPGCA), is the gateway to more than 169 + AICTE-approved University-affiliated B-schools in Bangalore and Karnataka. KMAT 2019 is a state level exam which will be held in more than 10 cities across the country and is open to candidates from all parts of India and Abroad. KMAT 2019 is highly appreciated and is regarded as the Gateway to MBA in Karnataka and Bangalore, Silicon Valley of India and No 1 Destination for MBA or PGDM with the very vibrant Job market. The exam will be conducted 3rd week of February 2020
KMAT 2020 Highlights:
|Exam Name||Karnataka Management Aptitude Test|
|Conducting Body||Karnataka Private Post Graduate Colleges Association (KPPGCA)|
|Mode of Application||Online|
|Exam Mode of KMAT 2020||Offline|
|Number of Seats||110,000|
|Helpline Number and Email ID||+91 9513270139/ 1046 | [email protected]|
KMAT 2020 Schedule:
|KMAT 2020 Online Application||2nd week of March 2020|
|KMAT 2020 Last Date for Online Application||Last week of June 2020|
|Admit card availability||Last week of June 2020|
|Exam date||2nd week of July 2020|
|Answer key release date||2nd week of July 2020|
|Announcement of KMAT Result||3rd week of July 2020|
KMAT 2020 Admit Card:
The admit card will be made available for the students who have successfully completed their registration for KMAT 2020 1st week of November 2019. The candidates will be able to download the admit card by visiting the official website of KMAT. The candidates should also know that the admit card will not be sent to the candidates via any other medium. The admit card is a mandatory object for the entrance exam. No candidates will be allowed to appear in the exam without any admit card.
How To Download KMAT 2020 Admit Card Online?
1- Go to the official website of KMAT 2020
2- Log in to the website using your respective ID & Password
3- Click on the KMAT 2020 Admit Card shown on the profile page
4- View the admit card and download it for the future use
KMAT 2020 Syllabus:
Verbal Ability & Reading Comprehension:
English language ability will be tested through questions on Grammar, vocabulary, synonyms, antonyms, sentence completion, comprehension of passages, etc. There will be questions from understanding the contents of the passages and the choice of appropriate words, phrases, expressions, and similar language skills.Logical and Abstract Reasoning:
This is all about how quickly and accurately you can think. This section may have questions on sets and individual ones based on Verbal Reasoning, analogy among others.
The questions will be of matriculation standard. This is all about how fast and accurate you can work with numbers, numerical calculations, various arithmetic problems involving ratio & proportion, interest, percentage, time & speed, etc.
The questions will also come from Algebra, Geometry, Trigonometry, and parts of mathematics which help to measure your power of quantitative reasoning, interpretation of tables, common graphs & charts.
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KMAT 2020 Exam Pattern:
1- The exam mode of the exam will be conducted through offline (pen-paper based ) mode
2- The questions are of the Objective type.
3- The total numbers of questions are 180 questions.
4- There are 4 sections which are English Language Usage and Reading, Data Sufficiency, Quantitative Aptitude, Logical Reasoning, General Knowledge and Contemporary Business Scenario.
5- The paper question paper is printed in English.
6- 4 marks will be given for each correct answer and there’s no negative marking.
KMAT 2020 Cut Off:
The cut off mark for KMAT 2020 will be released soon after the declaration of the result. The cut off will be declared by the institutes who are participating in the entrance exam. However, the cut off will vary as per the different institutions. A shortlist will be prepared as per the cut off listing all the eligible candidates. The cut off will be decided based on a few factors. These factors are available no of seats, level of difficulty in the exam, no of applicants and their average performance.
KMAT 2020 Application Form:
The application form for KMAT 2020 will be available for the candidates online on the official website
. The candidates can fill up the application form by visiting the official website. The last date to apply for the entrance exam is July 25. The candidate will have to fill up the application form and send a hard copy of the application form along with a DD of the required amount in favor of KMAT 2020, payable at Bangalore.
How To Apply For KMAT 2020?
1- Go to the official website of KMAT 2020
2- Register yourself by filling up the application form
3- Download the filled up application form and take a print out
4- Post or Courier the form along with the DD to the below address
The Secretary- KMAT 2020
Seshadripuram First Grade College C A
Site No 26, Yelahanka New Town
KMAT 2020 Counselling:
The counselling process for KMAT 2020 will be followed after the declaration of the result. Those students who have successfully secured the same or more than the cut off mark will be eligible for the counselling procedure. The details of the counselling session will be provided to the students on the official website. The selected candidates will also be intimated for the counselling session via counselling letter. The candidates are also required to bring their original and photocopies of the documents for the documents verification process.
The required documents for the counselling procedure are as follows.
1- Original mark sheet
2- Caste Certificate
3- Exam scorecard
4- Passport size photographs
5- Photo ID proof
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KMAT 2020 Result:
The result for KMAT 2020 will be released by the authorities. The students can get their result by visiting the official website. There will be no other medium for the announcement of the result. The candidates need to get their results from the official website and keep it securely until the last stage of the admission process.
How To Check KMAT 2020 Result Online?
1- Go to the official website of KMAT 2020
2- Check and click on the “KMAT 2020 result” link
3- Log in to the website by using respective roll no & DOB
4- View the scorecard & download it for further use
KMAT 2020 Answer Key
KMAT Karnataka 2020 Answer Key will be released by online mode on the website after the entrance exam. Through the Answer key, candidates will be able to determine their score obtained in the entrance test by matching their attempted answers with the Answer key.
Steps to download:
1- Visit the website of KMAT Karnataka
2- Click on the link available in PDF format for downloading the Answer key
3- Enter the set of the subject
4- Download the answer key
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KMAT 2020 Eligibility:
1- The candidates satisfying all eligibilities given below will be considered for appearing in the entrance exam.
2- The minimum age required for admissions to PG program through KMAT 2020 is 21 years and no specific upper age limit.
3- A Graduation Degree must be from a recognized college or university.
4- Candidates in their final year of Bachelor’s degree can also apply for KMAT 2020, but their bachelor’s degree has to be completed before the time of KMAT 2020 Admission.
5- Candidates should have scored a minimum 50% percentage in aggregate ( 45% for SC or ST)
KMAT 2020 FAQs:
Q: Can a candidate select more than 1 exam center for KMAT 2020?
A: No, candidates can only select one KMAT Exam Center.
Q: Can we get a refund after paying the examination fees? If I am not going to appear for the examination?
A: No, the examination fee is non-refundable and non-transferable. But, in case you have paid twice for the same course, you will surely get a refund.
Q: In case of any problem like registration, non-receipt of unique ID on mail, downloading scorecard, etc. How can we find the solution and whom to contact?
A: You should immediately contact KMAT helpline number +91 9513270139 / +91 9513271046 and/or write a mail to [email protected]
Q: Who is the conducting body for KMAT?
A: The conducting body for KMAT is Karnataka Private Post Graduate Colleges Association (KPPGCA).
Q: What is the mode of applying for the exam?
A: The candidates will have to apply online for the exam but the exam will be conducted in offline mode.
Q: What is the process of downloading the admit card?
A: Here is the process of admit card downloading-
- Go to the official website of KMAT 2020
- Log in to the website using your respective ID & Password
- Click on the KMAT 2020 Admit Card shown on the profile page
- View the admit card and download it for the future use
Q: Is there any negative marking for the incorrect answer?
A: No, there is no negative marking for the wrong answer.
Q: What are the factors affecting the cut-off mark?
A: These are the factors affecting the cut-off marks-
- No. of seats
- Level of difficulty in the exam
- No of applicants and their average performance.
Q: What are the test centers for KMAT?
A: There are 10 centers for KMAT that are Bengaluru, Bellary, Bijapur, Kalaburagi, Hubballi, Davanagere, Belgaum, Mangaluru, Shivamogga, and Mysuru.
Q: Is there any sectional time limit for the KMAT exam?
A: No, there is no sectional time limit for the KMAT exam.
Q: Is there any age limit for the exam?
A: No, there is no such age limit for KMAT exam.
Q: What are the important documents to be carried out during the exam?
A: These are the important documents to be carried out-
- Original mark sheets
- Caste Certificate
- Exam scorecard
- Passport size photographs
- Photo ID proof
Q: What are the recommended books for KMAT?
A: Here is the list of recommended books for KMAT-
- Mathematics for MBA by R S Agarwal
- Quantitative Aptitude for MBA Entrance Examination by Guha
- Verbal Ability by Wren and Marten
- Data Interpretation and Logical Reasoning by Arun Sharma
- Verbal Ability and Reading Comprehension by TIME
Q: Is a graduation degree necessary for the exam?
A: Yes, a graduation degree from a recognized college or university. is necessary for the exam.