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IHM Common Entrance Test IHM CET 2019, CEDP Skill Institute Mumbai

About Exam:

Council of Education and Development Programmes (CEDP) (Government Recognized)
Pvt Ltd 5th Floor, New English High School Ram Maruti Road
Thane West, Mumbai – 400602, Maharashtra
Phone No.: 8879787553 Toll Free: 1800-123-5226
Email: Website:

Admissions for 2019 – 20 Academic session of 3 years Program in ‘International Hotel Management’ (IHM). This is a full time, 100% job oriented program offering classroom coaching for 1 year followed by 2 years of On-Job-Training in UAE & Hong Kong (including Flight ticket and visa arrangements by CEDP) with 100% placement in Hospitality industry not only in India but globally.

CEDP Skill Institute  invites the applications  for International Hotel Management through IHM CET.


10 + 2 or equivalent with English as one of the subjects studied from a recognized board.

Age limit: 18 to 27 years

Mode of Exam: Offline

Venue: CEDP Skill Institute Corporate Office, Thane West


·         Candidates appearing for the exam should have cleared senior secondary level of exam. Students appearing for HSC exam or awaiting results can also apply for IHM CET provided they submit their proof of qualifying HSC exam.

·         Appeared for Senior Secondary School Examination conducted by the National Open School with English as compulsory subject. The results must be available up to 09.2018.

·         Submitting a physical fitness certificate from a Registered Medical Practitioner is mandatory at the time of admission.

Exam Venue

The exam will be conducted at CEDP Skill Institute in Thane. The detailed address along with the time will be displayed on our official website: on SUNDAY 10th March 2019. It is important for a candidate to report to the exam venue at least 1 hour before the scheduled time of exam.


The admit card will be emailed to the candidate to the respective registered email submitted during the online application by 6th March 2019. The candidate must bring a print copy of the admit card with a recent photo pasted and signed across. A candidate will be denied to appear for the exam if fails to provide the admit card to the invigilator at the examination centre for cross verification.


Each correct answer under Numerical Ability & Analytical Aptitude, Reasoning & Logical Deduction, General Knowledge & Current Affairs and English Language components carry one mark. 0.25 marks will be deducted if the answer is incorrect.

Graded mark(s) will be given under Aptitude for Service Sector component in the following way:

·         Correct answer carries 1 marks

·         0.75 marks will be awarded for the next appropriate answer

·         The next to next appropriate answer carries 0.50

·         Incorrect answers carry negative marks of 0.25

How to Apply:

For Brochures and Online applications w.e.f. 09th February 2019, log on to website and follow the necessary instructions given. Offline applications and brochures will be available at CEDP Skill Institute only from 09th February 2019 however; candidates are advised to opt for an online application which is hassle free, convenient and accurate.

Application fees:

Online – Rs. 500 for all categories

Offline – Rs. 700 for all categories

*Application fees is Non-refundable under any circumstances

You can   visit CEDP Skill Institute, 5th Floor, People Education Society, New English School, Near Talao Pali, Ram Maruti Road Thane, Maharashtra 400602 only from 20th February 2019 by remitting the fees in cash. Time 11 am to 6 pm.

Be careful while filling up your application form as no request for correction/modification in the particulars of Application Form will be entertained.

Closing Date:

Online Applications:

·         March – 09th February to 05th March, 2019

·         April – 20th March to 15th April, 2019

Offline applications:

·         March – 15th February to 05th March, 2019

·         April – 20th March to 15th April, 2019

Last date of application through online and offline mode:

·         March – 05th March, 2019

·         April – 15th April, 2019

Final exam   

·         March – 10th and 16th March, 2019

·         April – 20th and 28th April, 2019

Personal Interview

·         March – 25th March, 2019 onwards

·         April – 2nd May, 2019 onwards


To know more Information about this Exam please visit:

UPES Management Entrance Test 2019, MBA-UPESMET 2019

About UPES MET 2019

University of Petroleum and Energy Studies
2nd Floor, 210, Okhla Industrial Estate, Phase III, New Delhi-110020 India
Phone-No: +91-11-41730151 152 153 18001028737
Fax: +91-11-46022691/92-95
Email: Website:

UPES- a leading multi-disciplinary private university offers specialization-focused industry-aligned programs. Admissions for 2019 are now open.

University of Petroleum and Energy Studies (UPES) was established in 2003 through UPES Act, 2003 of the State Legislature of Uttarakhand. UPES is recognized by UGC under Section 2(f) of the UGC Act, 1956 and accredited by National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC). UPES is Asia’s first core sector university and is the first Indian institution to offer 79 graduate and post graduate programs across 14 core sectors like oil and gas, power, infrastructure, information technology, transportation, electronics, high technology, design, business, planning and architecture, public policy and legal studies.

Examination Pathway –Admissions through UPES Management Entrance Test (UPESMET)

Candidates who have minimum 50% marks in Class 10th and Class 12th and in graduation, can seek admission to UPES MBA programs by taking the UPES Management Entrance Test (UPESMET) 2019.

Non-Examination Pathway – MBA admissions through National Level Tests

If you fulfill our eligibility criteria (Minimum 50 % marks in class 10th and 12th, as well as in graduation - Appeared but Result awaited can also apply) and have any of the following test scores.

·         Sept MAT 2018/December MAT 2018 score of minimum 80 percentile

·         Feb MAT 2019/ May MAT 2019 score of minimum 80 percentile

·         CMAT 2019 score of minimum 80 percentile

·         XAT 2019/CAT 2018 score of minimum 75 percentile

·         NMAT 2018 score of minimum 140

·         GMAT Scores

** Upto 50% seats shall be filled through National Level Tests category. In case candidates for such seats are not available, UPES has the right to fill these seats through UPES Entrance Test. University also reserves the right to conduct further physical (paper pencil test) for admission post March ' 2019

** University reserves the right to change the Test Date or cancel the Test .University also reserves thr right to conduct further physical (pen/paper) test post administration of the March ' 2019 Test.

Reservation of Seats

For Uttarakhand Bonafide resident candidates: 15 % of the seats in all program will be reserved for resident of Uttarakhand subject to producing of "Sthai Niwas Praman Patra certificate" .These Seats will be filled by separate merit list declared for Uttarakhand resident candidates.However in the event of the seats remaining unfilled by the stipulated date in the above mentioned category the same shall be treated as unreserved.

Note: Candidates applying under this category would be required to produce the original “Sthai Niwas Praman Patra” during the day of admission failing which their candidature shall stand cancelled.

Seats remaining unfilled by the stipulated date in this category shall be treated as unreserved.

Course Name:

MBA (Oil & Gas Management)


Minimum 50% marks at Higher & Senior Secondary level (10th & 12th)

(b)Engineering*/ B. Sc. (PCM) Graduates with minimum 50% marks from a recognized University.

Admission Criteria

MBA admissions through UPESMET Test / National Level Test + Group Discussion & Interview

Course Name:

MBA [Energy Trading]


(a) Minimum 50% marks at Higher & Senior Secondary level (10th & 12th)

(b)Graduation in Commerce / Economics / Mathematics / Statistics / CA / ICWA / Engineering* / B.Sc (PCM) with minimum 50% marks from a recognized University 

Admission Criteria

MBA admissions through UPESMET Test / National Level Test + Group Discussion & Interview

Course Name:

MBA [Power Management]


Minimum 50% marks at Higher & Senior Secondary level (10th & 12th)

(b)Engineering*/ B. Sc. (PCM) Graduates with minimum 50% marks from a recognized University.

Admission Criteria

MBA admissions through UPESMET Test / National Level Test + Group Discussion & Interview

Course Name:

MBA [Aviation Management]


(a) Minimum 50% marks at Higher & Senior Secondary level (10th & 12th)

(b) Graduation with minimum 50% marks from a recognized University.

Admission Criteria

MBA admissions through UPESMET Test / National Level Test + Group Discussion & Interview

Course Name:

MBA [Logistics & Supply Chain Management]


(a) Minimum 50% marks at Higher & Senior Secondary level (10th & 12th)

(b) Graduation with minimum 50% marks from a recognized University.

Admission Criteria

MBA admissions through UPESMET Test / National Level Test + Group Discussion & Interview

Course Name:

MBA [International Business Management]


(a) Minimum 50% marks at Higher & Senior Secondary level (10th & 12th)

(b)Graduation with minimum 50% marks from a recognized University.

Admission Criteria

MBA admissions through UPESMET Test / National Level Test + Group Discussion & Interview

Course Name:

MBA [Business Analytics in academic collaboration with IBM]


(a)Minimum 50% marks at Higher & Senior Secondary Level (class 10th & 12th) 

(b) B.Tech / BE in any discipline, B.Sc (PCM) or B.Sc (Maths); BA (Economics/ Maths/Statistics); B.Com Pass or honors, BBA with minimum 50% marks from a recognized University

Admission Criteria

MBA admissions through UPESMET Test / National Level Test + Group Discussion & Interview

Course Name:

MBA [Human Resources Management / Marketing Management / Financial & Accounting Management / Operations Management]


(a) Minimum 50% marks at Higher & Senior Secondary level (10th & 12th)

(b) Graduation with minimum 50% marks from a recognized University.

Admission Criteria

MBA admissions through UPESMET Test / National Level Test + Group Discussion & Interview

Course Name:

MBA [Port & Shipping Management/ Urban Infrastructure & Smart Cities]


Academic qualification: Minimum 50% in class Xth , XIIth and Graduation.

Selection Procedure

Non Examination Pathway – CAT/MAT/XAT/CMAT/NMAT/GMAT followed by Group Discussion and Personal Interview.

·         Minimum MAT/CMAT score of 75 Percentile 

·         Minimum CAT/XAT score of 70 percentile

How to Apply:

UPES Online Application Form available on the website. Candidates can apply online.

The following details will help you complete your online application process:

·         Choose your status – Indian Resident or Foreign Resident.

·         The Sign-Up form will appear.

·         Fill up the details requested in the Sign Up Form, including the program that you are interested in.

·         Click on the 'Submit' button.

·         You will receive an email from UPES on the email ID that you have registered.

·         Click on the link provided in the email to verify your email ID and activate your account on the website.

·         Fill up the application form online and follow the instructions given therein.

·         After submitting the application form, pay by credit card, debit card, net banking, or any other form of online payment.

Online Application Instructions:

·         The online form submission facility is available only for candidates who wish to apply and pay online by credit card, debit card or net banking.

·         Submit your application form only after filling the required details.

·         If you have a scanned passport size photograph, you can upload it during the application process.

·         While applying online, do not use the 'Back' button on the toolbar of your browser.

·         After completing the submission process, we recommend that you take a print-out of the completed application form for your reference.

·         On the successful submission of your online application form, you will get an online application number. Please retain this form number carefully for future reference.

For clarifications and to enroll for admission in UPES, please send an email at or

Call Toll Free: 1800-102-8737

Important Note: Applications will be treated as valid only if the payment has been made successfully.

For Indian Resident By Demand Draft/Online Rs.1850/- for all Programs

For Foreign Resident Fee: US$ 75 (as per prevailing Indian conversion rate)

Closing Date:

Last Date to Apply: 21st January, 2019

Exam Date: 27th January to 29th January 2019

Mode of UPES-MET 2019 Exam: Online


To know more Information about this Exam please visit:

Common Management Admission Test CMAT 2019, CMAT 2019

About us:

Department of Higher Education
Ministry of Human Resource Development
West Block – 1, Wing No. 6, 2nd Floor, R K Puram, New Delhi – 110016
Address for correspondence
Block C-20/1A/8, Sector 62,
Gautam Budh Nagar, Noida -201309 (UP)
E-mail: Website:,
Helpline number: 7042399521, 7042399525, 7042399526

Help Line: For Technical Support, contact following during working days between 10.00 a.m. to 5.00 p.m.

Common Management Admission Test (CMAT) is a national level entrance examination for entry into Management Programmes. Till 2018, it was conducted by All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) every year as per the directions of Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD), Government of India. The Test will now be conducted by the NTA. The CMAT is a three hour computer based online test which is conducted in a single session to evaluate the candidate''s ability across various segments like Quantitative Technique, Logical Reasoning, Language Comprehension and General Awareness. This test facilitates Institutions to select suitable graduate candidates for admission in all Management programs. The CMAT score is accepted by all AICTE-Approved Institutions/University Departments/Constituent Colleges/Affiliated Colleges.

NATIONAL TESTING AGENCY (NTA) will conduct computer based Common Management Admission Test 2019 (CMAT-2019) on Monday, January 28, 2019 in two shifts from 9.30 a.m. to 12.30 p.m. & 2.30 p.m. to 5.30 p.m. for admission to various management programs across the country. The result of CMAT-2019 will be declared by February 8, 2019 as CMAT Score which will be accepted by over 1000 participating institutes. The participating institutes of CMAT-2019 are the institutions which will be accepting the CMAT Score. Candidates must apply separately to the desired CMAT-2019 participating institutes with the CMAT Score 2019. Then, each participating institute will release their respective cut – off CMAT Score which candidates should meet to get qualified for admission to that particular institute. Once qualified, the candidates will have to appear for selection procedure of that particular institute which may comprise of Group Discussion (GD) and Personal Interview (PI). The final selection of the candidates will be on the basis of the candidate’s performance based on above. Candidates are advised to see the details of the admission process of each participating institute of CMAT-2019 on their respective website.

Eligibility CMAT- 2019:

The candidate must hold a Bachelor’s degree in any discipline. Candidates appearing for the final year of Bachelor’s degree (10+2+3) whose result will be declared before commencement of admission for academic year 2019-20 can also apply for CMAT-2019 computer based test (CBT).

·         The candidate must be a citizen of India.

·         There is no age restriction for appearing in CMAT-2019


The medium of Question Paper is English only.

Type of questions

No. of questions

Maximum marks

Quantitative Techniques and Data Interpretation



Logical Reasoning



Language Comprehension



General Awareness



There are 4 marks for each correct answer. There shall be negative marking for wrong answers, for each wrong answer 1 mark shall be deducted. At the test centre, each candidate will be seated at a desk with a computer terminal and he/she will be provided with rough papers for calculations and a Pen/Pencil. After the test, candidate must leave the rough papers at the desk. Rough work cannot be done on any other paper/sheet, as nothing will be allowed inside the examination room/hall.

How to Apply:


Candidates have to apply for CMAT-2019 “Online” ONLY by accessing the website . The Application Form other than online mode would not be accepted, in any case. Only one application is to be submitted by a candidate. More than one application i.e. Multiple application forms submitted by a candidate will be rejected.

Follow following 4 (Four) Steps to Apply Online:

Step-1: Register for Online Application Form and note down system generated Application Number. The candidate should supply all the details while filling the Online Application Form and is also required to create PASSWORD and choose Security Question and enter his/her Answer. After successful submission of the personal details, Application number will be generated and it will be used to complete the remaining Steps of the Application Form and will also be required for all future correspondence. For subsequent logins, candidate will be able to login directly with the respective system generated Application Number and created Password.

Step-2: Complete the Application Form Candidate can login with the system generated Application Number and created Password for completing the Application Form.

Step-3: Upload Scanned Images of Candidate Photograph and Candidate Signature. 1. Scanned photograph and signature should be in JPG/JPEG format. 2. Size of scanned photograph should be between 10 kb to 200 kb. 3. Size of scanned signature should be between 4 kb to 30 kb. 4. The photograph should be coloured or black/white (but clear contrast).

Note: Upload the correct Photograph and Signature as the facility for correction in images will not be given.

Step-4: Payment by Debit/Credit Card/Net Banking/e-Challan: The candidate has to select Debit/Credit Card/Net Banking option to pay the application fee and follow the online instruction to complete the payment of fee. After successful payment, candidate will be able to print the Confirmation Page. In case the Confirmation Page is not generated after payment of fee then the transaction is cancelled and amount will be refunded to the candidate's account. However the candidate has to make another transaction, in case the Confirmation Page is not generated.

Steps can be done together and separately also.


(i)     The final submission of online Application form will remain incomplete if Step-2, Step–3 and Step-4 are not completed. Such forms will stand rejected and no correspondence on this account will be entertained.

(ii)    No request for refund of fee once remitted by the candidate will be entertained

(iii)   The entire application process of CMAT-2019 is online, including uploading of scanned images, Payment of Fees and Printing of Confirmation page. Therefore, candidates are not required to send/submit any document(s) including Confirmation page to NTA through Post/Fax/ By Hand.

(iv)  Candidates are advised to keep visiting the NTA’s website regularly for latest updates and to check their SMS/e-mails.

(v)   The NTA can make use of the data generated for the purpose of research and analysis.

All the candidates who have submitted the online application and paid the examination fee till last date will be allowed to appear in CMAT-2019 and their admit cards will be uploaded on the website as per schedule. The NTA do neither verify the information filled by the candidates in the application form nor verify any certificate of category/educational qualification for deciding the eligibility of candidates. The certificates of educational qualification and category (if applied under reserved category) will be verified by the concerned institution. The candidates are, therefore, advised to ensure their eligibility and the category (if applying under reserved category). The NTA will, in no way, be responsible for any wrong/incorrect information furnished by the candidate(s) in their online application form. The letter/e-mails in this regard will not be entertained by the NTA.

Fee payable for CMAT – 2019:

·         General/ Non-creamy layer OBC: Male - Rs 1400/-, Female – Rs. 700/-

·         SC/ST/PwD: Male - Rs 700/-, Female – Rs. 700/-

·         Transgender: Rs 700/-

Important Dates:

On-line submission of Application Form (Upto 11.50 p.m.): 1st November, 2018 to 30th November, 2018

Date for uploading the scanned images of Candidate’s Photograph and Candidate’s Signature (Upto 11.50 p.m.): 1st November, 2018 to 1st December, 2018

Date of Test: 28th January, 2019

Timing of the Examination:

·         First Shift: 09:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

·         Second Shift 02:30 p.m. to 05:30 p.m.


To know more Information about this Exam please visit:

AIMA Research Management Aptitude Test, AIMA RMAT 2018

AIMA Research Management Aptitude Test, AIMA RMAT 2018

About RMAT 2018:

All India Management Association (AIMA)
Centre for Management Education (CME)
15, Link Road, Lajpat Nagar, Part-III, New Delhi-110024
Tel: +91-11-47673000 49868399 (Ext. 741)
Email: website:

Delhi and Aligarh Muslim University (AMU), Aligarh jointly has announced the exam dates for Research Management Aptitude Test (RMAT-2018), to be held on 15th December, 2018 (Saturday) at Delhi followed by an Interview at AIMA, New Delhi for RMAT short listed candidates. The syllabus outlines for the Entrance Test (RMAT) and the criteria to qualify are available on the website.


In a resource poor country like India the demand for professionally qualified managers to manage the scarce resources effectively and efficiently is high. This is also indicated by the burgeoning number of institutes, which grant the MBA degree or its equivalent. This growth however, has to be supported by growth in the availability of faculty with doctorate in management subject to man the positions in these institutes so that the quality of management education and research is further improved.

AIMA and AMU Joint PhD programme is aimed at providing formal training to budding faculty and working managers, with inclination for academics, teaching a research. It helps in development of skills and competencies based on a sound understanding of the principles of management and methods of conducting research with scientific rigour.

PhD Programme is beneficial for working managers who are constrained by time and location to pursue regular Ph.D from Universities and other Institutes offering full time Ph.D programmes. It helps in development of skills and competencies based on sound understanding of the principles of management.

Course Name:

PhD (Business Administration)


Educational Qualification: Master's Degree in Management or allied subjects like Commerce, Humanities, Science, Engineering and Law etc., or a PGDM/PGDITM approved by AICTE, or Chartered Accountancy, Cost Accountancy or any other professional qualifications, which are considered equivalent to two years full time Master Degree by the University, with at least 55% marks or equivalent grade along with minimum 50% marks in Graduation.


Work Experience: The candidate should be a full time employee with at least five years of experience (after post-graduation) at Managerial level in Industry/Government/Ministry/ NGO / Defense/ Military organization or a full time Faculty at a Management Institute approved by AICTE or affiliated to a University with at least five years of experience after post-graduation.

In case the candidate does not remain in employment for whatsoever reasons during the programme, then he/she has to seek permission from the Research Committee for further continuance of the programme.

Admission Procedure:

Entrance Test: Research Management Aptitude Test (RMAT) to be held on 15 December 2018 (Saturday) at Ahmedabad, Bangalore, Chennai, Delhi, Hyderabad, Kolkata, Mumbai followed by an Interview at AIMA, New Delhi for RMAT shortlisted candidates. The syllabus outlines for the Entrance Test (RMAT) and the criteria to qualify are available on the website.

How to Apply:

Obtain crossed Demand Draft (DD) of Rs. 1500/- in favour of "All India Management Association" payable at New Delhi from any bank. Register online at website link along with the DD details. While registering online, the candidates may also pay using credit/debit card. The Detailed Syllabus of the Entrance Test (RMAT), Information bulletin & other details of PhD programme can be accessed at the same website link as given above.

Closing Date:

Last Date for Online Registration: 3rd December, 2018 (Monday)

Last Date for receipt of filled in Online Registration Form at AIMA, New Delhi: 7th December, 2018 (Friday)

Test Date: 15th December, 2018 (Saturday)


To know more Information about this courses please visit:

Symbiosis National Aptitude Test, SNAP 2018

About SNAP 2018:

Symbiosis Test Secretariat, Symbiosis International Deemed University,
Gram: Lavale, Tal: Mulshi, District: Pune – 412115
Phone: 020-28116226/ 27 Whatsapp No.: 7709328908
Email: Website: or

Symbiosis International University (SIU), Pune for admission to various Post Graduate Programs for the academic year 2018-19, conducts Symbiosis National Aptitude Test (SNAP). The SNAP Test will be on 16th December 2018, from 14:00 Hrs. to 16:00 Hrs.
SNAP 2018 - Symbiosis National Aptitude Test or SNAP is a National-Level Management Entrance Test, conducted by Symbiosis International (Deemed University) for admission to its 15 Institutes.

SNAP 2018 Overview:

Candidates aspiring to join MBA / MSc (CA) / MSc (SS) programmes offered by institutes of Symbiosis International (Deemed University) have to appear for the common, mandatory Symbiosis National Aptitude (SNAP) Online Test 2018. A candidate needs to register for SNAP Test & also register for the institutes offering his/ her choice of programmes by paying separate programmes registration fees. If shortlisted, he/she would then need to attend the GE-PIWAT process conducted by each of these institutes individually.

SNAP Test Score Accepting Colleges (15 MBA Institutes):

·         Symbiosis Institute of Business Management (SIBM - Pune)

·         Symbiosis Institute of Computer Studies & Research (SICSR)

·         Symbiosis Institute of Media & Communication, Pune (SIMC- Pune)

·         Symbiosis Institute of International Business (SIIB)

·         Symbiosis Centre for Management and Human Resources Development (SCMHRD)

·         Symbiosis Institute of Management Studies (SIMS)

·         Symbiosis Institute of Telecom Management (SITM)

·         Symbiosis Centre for Information Technology (SCIT)

·         Symbiosis Institute of Operations Management (SIOM- Nashik)

·         Symbiosis Institute of Health Sciences (SIHS)

·         Symbiosis Institute of Business Management, Bengaluru (SIBM - Bengaluru)

·         Symbiosis School of Media & Communication, Bengaluru (SSMC, Bengaluru)

·         Symbiosis School of Banking & Finance (SSBF) (Formerly Symbiosis School of Banking Mgt.)

·         Symbiosis Institute of Business Management, Hyderabad (SIBM, Hyderabad)

·         Symbiosis School of Sport Science (SSSS)

SNAP Exam Pattern 2018

·         General English [Reading Comprehension, Verbal Reasoning, Verbal Ability] = Normal Questions - 30 Special Questions 05 & Total 35 Questions & 40 Marks

·         Quantitative, Data Interpretation & Data Sufficiency - Normal Questions - 30 Special Questions 05 & Total 35 Questions & 40 Marks

·         Analytical & Logical Reasoning - Normal Questions - 30 Special Questions 05 & Total 35 Questions & 40 Marks

·         Current Affairs - Normal Questions - 20 Special Questions 05 & Total 25 Questions & 40 Marks

·         Total- Normal Questions - 110 Special Questions 20 & Total 130 Questions &150 Marks

·         SNAP Test duration is of 120 minutes

·         Date of SNAP Test - 16th December 2018 (Time: 14.00 hrs. - 16.00 hrs)

·         SNAP Test is an objective test. Each question has 4 responses (Only for Normal Questions). Candidate should choose an appropriate response.  Candidate should choose an appropriate response. 0.25 marks will be penalized for wrong answers. Each wrong answer attracts 25% negative marks.

·         Candidate must use Blue or Black ball point pen only

·         Normal Questions carry 1 mark for each question and Special Questions carry 2 marks for each question.

·         Each wrong answer attracts 25% negative marks for Normal Questions and for Special Questions also.

SNAP 2018 Eligibility Criteria:

·         Those who have completed Graduate from any recognized/statutory University or Institute with a minimum of 50% marks (45% for SC/ST), Programs, which require specific discipline/ subject specialisation need to be checked for eligibility as given by the respective Institute.

·         A candidate who has completed qualifying degree from any Foreign University must obtain an equivalence certificate from the Association of Indian Universities (AIU). All foreign degrees/ qualifications need to be verified from AIU by the candidate before seeking admission to any program of SIU.

·         Evaluation Division of the Association of Indian Universities (AIU) issues equivalence certificate for foreign degrees/qualifications.

Note: Candidates are advised to check the eligibility criteria for the programs) which they are desirous to pursue. SIU/STS/ Institute will not be responsible, if the candidate applies for program(s) for which he/she is not eligible.

Selection Process for SNAP 2018

On the basis of their overall percentage of SNAP, a cut-off list (category-wise) will be prepared and uploaded on the official website of respective institutes. According to these cut off lists, students will be shortlisted for the GE-PI WAT

List of Test Centers for SNAP 2018

SNAP 2018 Test will be conducted in 92 cities all over India. A candidate may choose three preferences of test cities of the following for SNAP ONLINE 2018 Test.

Agra, Guntur, Mumbai, Ahmedabad,Guwahati, Mysuru, Ahmednagar, Gwalior,Nagpur, Ajmer, Hisar, Nashik, Aligarh, Hooghly, Navi Mumbai, Allahabad, Howrah, Nellore, Ambala, Hubballi,Noida-G Noida-Gaziabad, Amravati, Hyderabad, Panipat, Amritsar, Indore, Panjim-Mapusa, Anand, Jabalpur, Patiala, Asansol, Jaipur, Patna, Aurangabad, Jalandhar, Portblair, Bareilly, Jammu, Pune, Belagavi, Jamshedpur, Raipur, Bengaluru, Jhansi, Rajkot, Bhilai, Jodhpur, Ranchi, Bhopal, Kakinada,Roorkee, Bhubaneswar, Kanpur, Rourkela, Bilaspur, Karnal, Shelling, Chandigarh - Mohali, Kolhapur, Shimla, Chennai, Kolkata, Siliguri, Coimbatore, Kota, Surat, Cuttack, Kottayam, Thane-Kalyan-Dombivli, Dehradun, Kozhikode, Thiruvananthapuram, Delhi - Gurugram, Kurnool, Thrissur, Dhanbad, Lucknow, Udaipur, Dibrugarh, Ludhiana, Vadodara, Ernakulam-Kochi, Madurai, Varanasi, Faridabad, Mangaluru, Vijayawada, Gandhinagar, Meerut, Visakhapatnam, Gangtok-Bardang, Moradabad.

Candidates who complete their SNAP 2018 payment process by October 21, 2018 will be intimated their allotted test city via E-mail on or before October 29, 2018.This will enable candidates to plan their travel schedules accordingly

Reservation Policy

As per the UGC Regulations/ Guidelines, following will be the reservation policy for admission to any program of Institutes of SIU (except Symbiosis Institutes of Management Studies, which has separate policy)

a) Within Sanctioned Intake

·         Scheduled Caste (SC): 15%

·         Scheduled Tribes (ST): 7.5%

·         Differently Abled: 03%

b) Over & Above Intake

·         Kashmiri Migrants: 02 seats per program

·         International Candidates: 15%

·         Candidates applying from categories other than Open Category are required to submit valid supporting document (s) at the time of GE-PIWAT (if shortlisted)

How to Apply:

Application Process:

Register online on the website (from August 28, 2018 to November 26, 2018)

Note: Any Changes in the online application form (except name, date of birth, category and test city preferences) will be entertained only up to the closing date of Registration i.e. November 26, 2018. No changes shall be permitted after closing date under any circumstances. No change in name, date of birth, category and test city requests will be entertained once candidate completes his/her SNAP Online Test 2018 payment.

Upload your latest scanned colour passport size photo at the time of Online Registration for SNAP Test. (Your photograph should not be more than 3 months old).

Ensure that the information you have filled is accurate.

Modes of Payment for SNAP Test:

·         The candidate may pay through i) Bill desk Payment Gateway ii) Easebuzz Payment Gateway iii) Indian Bank Payment Gateway iv) Demand Draft.

·         Pay the SNAP test fee of Rs.1750 as per the instructions mentioned on the website for Payment of SNAP Test fee. (From August 28, 2018 to November 26, 2018).

Payment through Demand Draft:

Submit a Demand Draft (DD) of Rs. 1750/- from any Nationalized Bank in favour of “Symbiosis Test Secretariat” payable at Pune. Choose the mode of Payment as 'DD Payment' in "Make Payment" Tab. Take a print of the payment advice form, fill in the DD Details, sign and send it along with the DD to the Symbiosis Test Secretariat only at,


Gram: Lavale, Tal: Mulshi, Dist.: Pune-412115

The Symbiosis Test Secretariat will authenticate the details of Demand Draft and will send you an email confirming the payment. Only after the realisation of payment, would you be able to view your Admit Card.

Note: SNAP Test fee and institute programme payment is non-refundable.

SNAP Admit Card 2018

The Test Centre and its address will be printed on the Admit Card. (Admit card will be live on SNAP website from 01st December 2018). While all efforts will be made to ensure that the candidate gets a test city as per his/her preferences, however, in some exceptional circumstances, a different test city in nearby area may be allotted.

SNAP 2018 Important Dates:

Registration Commences on: 28th August 2018

Registration Closes on: 26th November 2018

Payment Closes on: 26th November 2018

Admit Card Live on website: 01st December 2018

SNAP Online Test 2018: 16th December 2018 (Sunday, Time: 14.00 hrs. to 16.00 hrs)

Announcement of Result: 02nd week of January 2019

Short listing of candidates for GE, PI & WAT: Third week of January 2019

GE, PI and WAT: First/Second week of February 2019

SNAP 2018 Final Merit List: Fourth week of February 2019

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NMIMS NMAT 2019, for Management Programs- 2019

About NMAT 2019:

SVKM’S Narsee Monjee Institute of Management Studies
Deemed to be University
V.L. Mehta Road, Vile Parle (W), Mumbai- 400056, Maharashtra, India
Telephone No.: 022 42355555 E-mail: website:

NMIMS announces admission to its Two-Year Full-Time Programs MBA, MBA-HR, MBA-Pharmaceutical Management & MBA Analytics & Decision Science at Mumbai Campus, PGDM at Bengaluru, Hyderabad, Indore and Navi Mumbai Campus for the academic year 2019-21. Admissions to the above programs are through entrance test - NMAT by GMAC. Candidates can apply for more than one Programme and more than one campus.


·         Legacy of 37 years

·         Amongst the top-10 B-schools in India

·         6 Campuses at Mumbai, Shirpur, Bengaluru, Hyderabad, Indore and Navi Mumbai

·         14 constituent schools that include Management, Engineering, Pharmacy, Architecture, Commerce,

Business Economics, Science, Law, Aviation, Liberal Arts, Design, Family Business & Entrepreneurship,

Performing Arts & Distance Learning.

·         Over 12000 students & 513 full-time faculty members are part of NMIMS

*30% Seats in the MBA / PGDM Programs of NMIMS will be offered to Girls


·         For MBA / MBA HR / MBA Analytics and Decision Science (Mumbai Campus):

Bachelor's Degree in any discipline from a recognized University with minimum 50% marksin the aggregate (of all years).

·         For MBA Pharmaceutical Management Selection process is separate (Mumbai Campus):

Bachelor's Degree in Pharmacy, Life Sciences, Medical Technology, MBBS, BDS, BHMS, BAMS, B.Sc. Biotechnology and M.Sc. Biotechnology from a recognized University with minimum 50% marks in the aggregate (of all years). Post Graduate degree holders in Economics, Psychology and Sociology can also apply. Candidates with B.Tech. Bio-Tech., B.Tech. Bio-Medical, B.E. BioTech., B.E. Bio-Medical are also eligible to apply. Candidates working in Pharmaceutical Companies for more than two years are preferred.

·         For PGDM Bengaluru, Hyderabad, Navi Mumbai, Indore Campus:

Bachelor's Degree in any discipline from a recognized University with minimum 50% marksin the aggregate (of all years).

How to Apply:

Apply Online:

Step 1: Registration at NMAT by GMAC: Visit to register online and complete registration process by paying registration fee. Please remember your NMAT by GMAC registration number. It is mandatory to complete the NMAT by GMAC test registration before proceeding for the NMIMS application.

Step 2: Registration at NMIMS: Visit enter your NMAT by GMAC registration no. and complete the application process, without this number you will not able to proceed further to fill up NMIMS application form; complete the NMIMS application by paying the registration fees (as applicable).

Note: There will be three radio buttons for registration i.e. MBA Program/s, Both (MBA Program/s & PGDM - Bengaluru / PGDM – Hyderabad / PGDM – Navi Mumbai / PGDM – Indore) & PGDM - Bengaluru / PGDM – Hyderabad / PGDM – Navi Mumbai / PGDM – Indore. A candidate who wishes to apply for more than one programme has to select MBA Program/s & PGDM - Bengaluru / PGDM – Hyderabad / PGDM – Navi Mumbai / PGDM – Indore and has to pay registration charges as per the above table. Candidates are required to fill only one application form even if they are applying for multiple programs / campuses.

The NMAT by GMAC™ test will be conducted at the following domestic/international centers (cities):

·         North: Agra, Chandigarh, Dehradun, Delhi, Faridabad, Gurgaon, Jammu, Kanpur, Lucknow, Noida, Patiala, Varanasi.

·         West: Ahmedabad, Jaipur, Jodhpur, Kota, Mumbai, Nagpur, Nasik, Pune, Pilani, Surat, Vadodara.

·         South: Bengaluru, Chennai, Kochi, Hyderabad, Manipal, Mysore, Tiruchirapalli, Vellore, Vizag, Vijaywada.

·         Central: Bhopal, Indore, Jabalpur, Raipur.

·         East: Bhubaneswar, Guwahati, Jamshedpur, Kolkata, Patna, Ranchi, Shillong.

·         International: Kathmandu (Nepal), Thimphu (Bhutan), Dhaka (Bangladesh) and Colombo (Sri Lanka)

NMIMS Application Registration charges (Non-Refundable):

·         Rs.1300/- plus applicable taxes for normal registration for either MBA Full Time Program/s - Mumbai Campus or PGDM - Bengaluru / PGDM – Hyderabad / PGDM – Navi Mumbai / PGDM – Indore.

·         Rs.1600/- plus applicable taxes for both MBA Full Time Program/s - Mumbai Campus and PGDM - Bengaluru / PGDM – Hyderabad / PGDM – Navi Mumbai / PGDM – Indore.

NMIMS Re-application Registration charges (Non-Refundable):

·         Rs. 1300/- plus applicable taxes for either MBA Full Time Program/s - Mumbai Campus or PGDM - Bengaluru / PGDM – Hyderabad / PGDM – Navi Mumbai / PGDM – Indore.

·         Rs. 1600/- plus applicable taxes for both MBA Full Time Program/s - Mumbai Campus and PGDM - Bengaluru / PGDM – Hyderabad / PGDM – Navi Mumbai / PGDM – Indore.

Important Dates:

Exam Registration Last Date: 3rd October, 2018

Application Start Date: 7th July, 2018 (Saturday)

Application End Date: 15th October, 2018 (Monday)

Re-application Start Date: 6th October, 2018 (Saturday)

Re-application End Date: 25th December, 2018 (Tuesday)

Announcement of results: 22nd January, 2019 (Tuesday)

Registration for CD/ PI: 23rd January, 2019 to 28 January, 2019

Conduct of CD/ PI: 1st February, 2019 to 20 February, 2019

First Merit List - MBA Program: 25th February, 2019 (Monday)


To know more Information about this Exam please visit:

IIFT New Delhi MBA IB Entrance Test 2019

About Exam:

Indian Institute of Foreign Trade, IIFT, New Delhi
(Deemed University), (Dept of Commerce, Govt. of India),
Delhi Campus: B-21 Qutab Institutional Area,
New Delhi-110016, Tel.: 011-26857908,
Website Email:
Kolkata Campus: 1583 Madurdaha, Ward No. 108, Borough XII, Kolkata-700091,
Tel.: 033-23572853

IIFT 2019 MBA Entrance Exam - The Indian Institute of Foreign Trade (IIFT) invites applications for Master of Business Administration (MBA - International Business) Degree Program at New Delhi, Kolkata & Kakinada (Andhra Pradesh) Campuses for the academic year 2019-21

The Indian Institute of Foreign Trade IIFT will conduct the IIFT 2019 MBA entrance exam on 2nd December 2018. The qualifiers of IIFT 2019 Entrance Exam will receive admission in MBA, International Business Program the academic year 2019-21. Please see the details of application, test pattern, syllabus and other aspects of the IIFT 2019 MBA (IB) Entrance Exam. The IIFT MBA Program aims at providing a comprehensive coverage incorporating all the important areas and disciplines relevant to international business activities.


·         Recognized Bachelor’s Degree of minimum 3 years duration in any discipline with 50% marks in Graduation (45% for SC/ST/PWD candidates).

·         Candidates appearing in final year of Graduation can also apply subject to submission of proof of requisite qualification by 7th October 2019.

·         No age limit.

Additional Eligibility for Foreign National and NRI

·         In order to qualify as an international; candidate for the purpose of applying to IIFT entrance exam, a candidate should have been (expected to be) resident outside India for a period of not less than 18 months as on December 31, 2018 and be outside India during the IIFT examination window. The Indian nationals who are living, working, studying abroad should produce with application a certificate from the Indian Embassy / High Commission /Consulate of the country where the candidate is currently based, stated that the candidate has been resident in that country continuously for a period of not less than 18 months as on December 31, 2018.

·         Foreign nationals need to have a valid passport/travel document from a country other than India. The Foreign nationals who are present in India at the time of IIFT entrance test are required to take the same.

·         The candidate should produce Graduate Management Aptitude Test (GMAT) score which should be received by the Institute latest by 15th February 2019. GMAT taken before 1st January 2017 is not valid.

·         If the candidate has appeared for any MBA entrance examination for that year in India (2018) such as CAT /XAT /IIFT etc., he /she is not eligible to apply.

·         Transcripts of all academic degrees/diplomas are required to be submitted along with the application. Grades or marks may be self-reported. Originals are required to be produced at the time of admission.

Mode of Admission:

(For Generai/SC/ST/PWD/OBC Category)

1.      On the basis of Written Test, Group Discussion, Interview and Writing Skill Assessment

2.      Written Test on Sunday, 2nd December 2019 between 10.00 a.m. and 12.00 noon at Ahmedabad, Allahabad, Bangalore, Bhubaneshwar, Chandigarh, Chennai, Coimbatore, Dehradun, Delhi, Guwahati, Hyderabad, Indore, Jaipur, Jamshedpur, Kochi, Kolkata, Lucknow, Mumbai, Nagpur and Visakhapatnam.

3.      Based on marks for written test, candidates will be called for Group Discussion, Interview and Written Skill Assessment to be held during January/February 2019 at Ahmedabad, Bangalore, Chennai, Delhi, Hyderabad, Kolkata, Lucknow and Mumbai.

(For Foreign National and NRI)

·         Candidate would be shortlisted on the basis of the GMAT Score

·         Shortlisted candidate would be required to undergo a Personal Interview at IIFT campus. Candidates called for this will have to make their own travel arrangements. In case they are not able to be physically present they would be interviewed through Skype.

Admission Test Pattern:

·         The admission test is a multiple choice objective type written test (in English).

·         Duration of the test is two hours and will cover English Grammar, Vocabulary and Comprehension, General Knowledge and Current Affairs, Logical Reasoning, Data Interpretation and Quantitative Analysis.

How to Apply:

Application Form:

·         IIFT Application Form 2019 will be available online at IIFT’s official website.

·         Please visit IIFT website Click on the ADMISSIONS 2019 icon and fill in the Online Application Form as per details given in the website.

·         Please note that Category once filled by the candidate in his / her online application, will not be changed under any circumstances.

·         Applications of Foreign Nationals under Self-financing Scheme should be routed through the Ministry of External Affairs/Ministry of Human Resource Development, Government of India and should be received by the Institute latest by 15th February 2019. They must send a copy of their valid GMAT score with the application.

Registration Fee

·         General/OBC Candidates: Rs.1650/-

·         SC/ST/PWD Candidates: Rs.825/-

·         Foreign National/NRI candidates: US$ 85 (INR Rs.5500)

Mode of Payment

·         Online Payment Gateway - Through Credit/Debit Cards (VISA/Master)

·         Demand Draft - Applicant has to get a DD made in favour of INDIAN INSTITUTE OF FOREIGN TRADE, payable at NEW DELHI, since the candidate is required to fill in the details of the Demand Draft in the online application form.

For any query please contact Admissions Office at 011-39147213 (Direct), 39147200 - 205 (Extn. 621) OR email at

Important Dates:

Last date to fill the Online Application Form:     14th September, 2018

Last date for Request for Test Centre Change (Centre Change Fee: 1,000.00):    5th November, 2018 (Monday)

Downloading of Admit Card: 16th November, 2018 (Friday)

Written Test  : 2nd December 2018 (Sunday) at 10am - 12 noon

Last date to fill the Online Application Form and to submit GMAT Score 
for Foreign Nationals and NRIs:    15th February, 2019 (Friday)


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Xavier Aptitude Test, XAT 2019, by XLRI Jamshedpur

About XAT 2019:

Xavier Labour Relations Institute, XLRI, Jamshedpur
Xavier School of Management (XAT),
the Chairperson Admission XLRI, C.H. Area (East),
Jamshedpur-831001 (Jharkhand),
Phone No.: +91-657-665-3203/3204/3205,
Email:, Website or

Xavier Aptitude Test (XAT) 2019 by XLRI (Xavier Labour Relations Institute) for MBA admission 2019

XAT Exam 2019 - XAT 2019 Exam Date has been released officially (06th January 2019). XAT 2019 is also referred as Xavier Aptitude Test. It is the University Level Entrance Exam, which is organized by the XLRI (Xavier Labour Relations Institute) on the behalf of XAMI. XAT Exam is conducted for the admission in more than 150 B-Schools of the country.

The application process for XAT 2019 is commencing on third week of August 2018. MBA aspirants passing Bachelor’s Degree from a recognised university or institute in any discipline will be eligible to apply for XAT 2019.

Candidates can check all the details of XAT 2019 in terms of eligibility criteria, application procedure, important dates, admit card, exam pattern, cutoff, result and many more.

XAT 2019 will be conducted on 06th January 2019 (Sunday). XLRI conducts XAT on behalf of the XAMI. For more than 60 years XLRI is conducting XAT at all India Level to select the most appropriate students for management education. The XAT score is being used by more than 150 institutes for the admission.

What is XAT?

XAT is Xavier Aptitude Test conducted by XLRI (Xavier Labour Relation Institute) Jamshedpur. It is a common entrance exam conducted by Xavier Association of Management Institutes (XAMI) for admission in its management institutes across India.

Member Institutes

·         Loyola Institute of Business Administration, Loyola College, Chennai-600034

·         Mount Carmel Institute of Management, Vasanthnagar, Bangalore-560052

·         St. Francis Institute of Mgt. and Research (SFIMR), Mumbai-400103

·         St. Joseph's College of Business Administration, Bangalore-560025

·         St. Aloysius Institute of Mgt. and Information Technology, Mangalore-575022

·         Xavier Institute of Management, Bhubaneswar-751013

·         Xavier Institute of Mgt. & Entrepreneurship, Bangalore-560100

·         Xavier Institute of Mgt. & Research, Mumbai-400001

·         Xavier Institute of Mgt. Jabalpur-482021

·         Xavier Labour & Relations Institute, Jamshedpur-831001

·         Xavier Institute of Social Service, Ranchi-834001

Eligibility for XAT 2019:

The candidate must hold a recognized Bachelor’s degree of minimum three years duration or equivalent in any discipline; those completing their final examination by 10th June 2019 may also apply. All Indian candidates must appear for XAT-2019. However, NRI and foreign candidates may apply through GMAT score (except Dubai and Kathmandu wherein candidates have an option of appearing for XAT 2019). Candidates appearing in Final year of Graduation can apply by entering their aggregate percentage of marks obtained until the time of filling of form

Eligibility for NRI/Foreign Candidates:

NRI or foreign national candidates have to apply through GMAT scores. Candidates from Dubai or Nepal are exempted from applying through GMAT scores as XAT will be conducted in these two international cities.

Selection Criteria

·         The selection criteria and XAT 2019 participating institutes vary from B-School to B-School. It is generally a two-step process. In the first phase, candidates are shortlisted on the basis of their XAT performance and institute cut-off

·         The shortlisted candidates have to appear for Writing Ability Test (WAT) or Essay Writing or Group Discussion/Group Activity and Personal Interview rounds. The B-schools may also consider criteria like past academic records, work experience etc. or the overall candidate profile

·         Work-experience before graduation will not be counted by the selection panel

·         Candidates who were in their final year of graduation while applying for XAT must have completed their Bachelor’s Degree at the time of selection procedure in order to be eligible for selection.

XAT Exam Pattern 2019

XAT 2019 is going to be an online or computer-based test of 210 minutes duration. However, until last year it used to be an offline paper. It is a combination of objective and subjective questions, although majority of the questions are objective multiple-choice type. XAT is divided into two papers, Paper 1 and Paper 2.

Paper 1

·         The duration of the test will be of three hours from 10:00 am to 01:00 pm on Sunday, 06th January 2019

·         The duration of Paper 1 is 170 minutes or 3 hours 50 minutes.There are three sections in this paper, Verbal and Logical Ability, Decision Making, Quantitative Ability and Data Interpretation.

Paper 2

·         This paper is a combination of objective and subjective type questions. The sections of Paper 2 are General Knowledge/Awareness and Essay Writing. There are 25 questions in the GK section. Candidates are given only one topic for essay writing. The duration of this paper is 35 minutes.

Test Centres

XAT 2019 would be conducted across India in the following cities

Ahmedabad, Allahabad, Amritsar, Bengaluru, Berhampur, Bhopal, Bhubaneswar, Chandigarh, Chennai, Cochin, Coimbatore, Cuttack, Dehradun, Delhi, Goa, Greater Noida, Gurgaon, Guwahati, Hyderabad, Indore, Jabalpur, Jaipur, Jammu, Jamshedpur, Kanpur, Kolkata, Lucknow, Mangalore, Mumbai, Nagpur, Nasik, Noida, Patna, Pune, Raipur, Ranchi, Rourkela, Sambalpur, Surat, Tiruchirapalli, Trivandrum, Udaipur, Vadodara, Varanasi, Vijayawada, Visakhapatnam


The result of XAT 2019 will be declared online in the last week of January 2019. XAT officials will release the score cards stating the section wise and overall scores and percentiles. Test takers can download the score cards and take the requisite number of print outs. XLRI Jamshedpur will also send the hard copy of XAT 2019 score card to the address of candidates. The scorecard has to be preserved till the admission process gets over.

How to Apply:

Application /Registration Process:

·         A candidate needs to register for XAT exam and also register for the institute courses of his/her choice separately by paying separate application fees. The candidates first need to visit the official portal of XAT i.e.;

·         Applicants should note that registration for XAT 2019 and appearing for XAT 2019 is the preliminary step towards applying to XLRI and XAT Associate Institutes. Applicants to different institutes, besides XLRI have to apply separately to Institutes of their choice

·         Applicants for XAT 2019 can choose to pay online using credit card/debit card/online banking

·         Please note that the XAT ID and password gives you an individual login on and on frequent intervals, you need to check for mails from XAT & other associated institutes.

·         Please ensure that you give your correct mobile No. to receive SMS alerts.


·         If you do not receive the registration confirmation mail, with your XAT ID & Password, within 24 hours of signing up, please check your spam/junk folder. If you are unable to locate the email, please write to citing your primary email id. or call us up on 1800 419 2929 between 08.00 a.m. and 08.00 p.m. (IST) if you are unable to reach the customer care executive, please write to

·         We shall get back to you in 48 hours. (Excluding Holidays)

Mode of Payment

The candidates may pay through:

Payment Gateways

Candidates can pay through the given payment gateways with credit card/ debit card and net banking options.

Bank Branches

·         For this, candidates shall take the print of Challan form and visit the nearest IDBI branch.Demand Draft - The DD has to be made in the favour of “XLRI JAMSHEDPUR” payable at Jamshedpur

·         In both the mode of payment, the candidates are required to courier/speed post/register post the printout of XAT Confirmation Page as well as the printout/Photocopy of payment confirmation Page to XAT Office

Exam Fee

·         XAT Registration Fee (without late Fee) - Rs.1700/- Candidates interested in XLRI programs needs to pay an additional fee of Rs.300/- each.

·         XAT Registration Fee (with late Fee) - Rs.2000/- Candidates interested in XLRI programmes needs to pay an additional fee of Rs.500/- each

·         To know more about XAT please visit the website

XAT 2019 Important Dates:

Online Registration Start: 20th August 2018

Editing of Completed Application: 3rd week of August to 3rd week of December 2018

Last Date for Registration: 30th November, 2018

Last Date to for Registration & Received Application Only for DD Payment: 03rd week of December, 2018

Admit Card Issue: 20th December 2018

XAT Exam Date: 6th January 2019 (Sunday, 10.00 am to 01.00 pm)

Answer Key Release: 03rd week of January 2019

Result Declaration: Last week of January 2019

XAT Score Card Release: 01st week of February 2019


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NICMAR NCAT 2019, Common Admission Test for admission to PG Courses 2019

National institute of Construction Management and Research Pune

The Dean-Admissions, Research & Publications, NICMAR 25/1, Balewadi, N.I.A. Post Office, Pune-411045 (Maharashtra)
Tel: 020-66859166
Email; Website

Advertisement will be Published in - Times of India (All), The Hindu (All), Hindustan Times (All), Indian Express (All), The Telegraph (All) and Employment News.

NICMAR NCAT 2019 - National institute of Construction Management and Research invites applications for NICMAR Entrance Test for Post Graduate Courses Admission 2019. NICMAR has been constituted as a non-profit organisation with the express objective of engaging in activities for the promotion of education, training, research, professionalism and skill formation at all levels of the construction and other allied industries.

Candidates can fill their Application Form for NICMAR Common Entrance Test (NCAT) 2019 from the official portal National Institute of Construction Management and Research. Interested candidates can check their eligibility, application form and other important information on this page below.

NICMAR Courses and Eligibility:

Two Year Post Graduate Program in Advanced Construction Mgt. (PGP ACM) Course Offered from Pune, Hyderabad (Shamirpet), Goa (Farmagudi), Delhi NCR (Bahadurgarh) and Indore Campuses

Eligibility Criteria: Bachelor's degree in Engineering in any discipline/Architecture/Planning with minimum 50% aggregate marks

Two Year Post Graduate Program in Project Engineering & Mgt. (PGP PEM) Offered from Pune and Hyderabad (Shamirpet) Campuses

Eligibility Criteria: Bachelor's degree in Engineering in any discipline with minimum 50% aggregate marks.

Two Year Post Graduate Program in Real Estate & Urban Infrastructure Mgt. (PGP REUIM) Offered from Pune Campus

Eligibility Criteria: Bachelor's degree in Engineering in any discipline/Architecture/Planning with minimum 50% aggregate marks

Two Year Post Graduate Program in Infrastructure Finance, Development & Management (PGP IFDM) Offered from Pune Campus

Eligibility Criteria: Bachelor's degree in Engineering in any discipline/Architecture/Planning with minimum 50% aggregate marks

Eighteen Month Post Graduate Program in Management of Family Owned Construction Business (PGP MFOCB) Offered from Pune Campus

Eligibility Criteria: Graduates in any discipline with minimum 50% aggregate marks and belonging to a family having construction business. Candidates are required to provide necessary documents and undertaking in the prescribed format regarding ownership of construction business

One Year Post Graduate Program in Contemporary Smart City Development &Mgt. (PGP CSCDM) Offered from Pune Campus

Eligibility Criteria: Graduates in any discipline with minimum 50% aggregate marks. Work experience will be an added advantage.

One Year Post Graduate Program in Quantity Surveying and Contract Mgt. (PGP QSCM) Offered from Hyderabad (Shamirpet) Campus

Eligibility Criteria: Bachelor's degree in Engineering in any discipline with minimum 50% aggregate marks

One Year Post Graduate Programme in Health, Safety and Environment Mgt. (PGP HSEM) Offered from Hyderabad (Shamirpet) Campus

Eligibility Criteria: Bachelor's degree in Engineering in any discipline OR Diploma in Engineering in any discipline with minimum four years of experience. Minimum 50% aggregate marks are required in all criteria

Note: Final year eligible graduating students can also apply.

Selection Procedure

Selection of students is made by the selection committee. Admissions are administered centrally from Pune campus.

Applications are scrutinised, and eligibility is established on the basis of documents submitted Eligible candidates will be invited to appear for the selection procedure, which comprises of NICMAR Common Admission Test (NCAT) (or, other entrance exams as specified below), Personal Interview (PI) and Rating of Application (RA). The details are as follows:

·         NICMAR Common Admission Test (NCAT) - 150 marks

1.      Quantitative and Analytical Ability - 60 marks

2.      Data Interpretation - 30 marks

3.      Verbal and General Ability - 60 marks

OR, Candidate may also submit valid CAT/GATE/GMAT/CMAT scores secured

·         Personal Interview (PI) - 50 marks

·         Rating of Application (RA) - 50 marks

The RA is calculated on the basis of weighted scores of the cumulative academic performance along with work experience (wherever applicable) obtained from the documents submitted to NICMAR by the candidates. Selection of candidates is done on the basis of merit. The merit list is drawn on the basis of performance in NCAT/CAT/GATE/GMAT/CMAT, PI and RA. Admission offer letters are issued in the order of merit. Candidate's preference of Program/Campus will be considered, but the allotment will be done at the sole discretion of the admission dept., NICMAR

Admission under Management Quota

The Institute has the policy of admitting a limited number of students under sponsored category, not exceeding 5% of the total students admitted.

Candidates to be considered for admission under sponsored category must fulfil the following requirements:

·         Satisfy all the eligibility criteria for admission to the respective two-year full time post graduate programs of the Institute as mentioned in the NICMAR website

·         Must have appeared for the admission process of the Institute including NICMAR Common Admission Test (or, other entrance exams as specified in admission procedure) and Personal Interview

·         On selection, should be willing to pay tuition fee, which will be 50% higher than the regular tuition fee for the respective program

·         All students who successfully complete the programme under this quota will also be eligible for on campus placement assistance both for summer internship as well as final Job placement.

How to Apply:

Application Procedure:

Interested in admission to the various programs may apply online, pay fees and upload documents through the website or direct link or download the application form from website send duly filled application form to the "Dean-Admissions, Research and Publications, NICMAR, 25/1, Balewadi, N.I.A. Post Office, Pune-411045, along with the application fee and required documents as mentioned in the application form within fee specified date. All specified documents must be submitted. Incomplete applications will not be considered.

Application should be sent by Registered Post/Speed /Courier to; The Dean-Admissions, Research & Publications, National Institute of Construction Management and Research 25/1, Balewadi, N.I.A. Post Office, Pune-411045 (Maharashtra)

Application Fee:

The Application Fee for one Program was Rs.1900/- plus Transaction charges and for more than one programme was Rs.2500/- plus transaction charges

The application fee is non-refundable

You have two choices of payment (a) Internet Banking and (b) Online Payment through Credit Card/Debit Card.

Important Dates:

Date of Admission Advertisement: 16th September, 2018

Last Date of Issue and Submission of Applications: 20th December 2018

Date of Admission Process (NCAT & PI): 21st January to 25th January 2019

Date of Declaration of Admission Results: 01st February 2019

Last Date for Payment of Tuition fees (First installment): 14th March 2019

Date of Commencement of Programs: All Programs will commence from 24th June 2019 while MFOCB & CSCDM Programs will commence from 15th July 2019

To know more Information about this course please visit: 



About Test:

All India Management Association (AIMA)

AIMA-Centre For Management Education, Management House, 14, Institutional Area, Lodhi Road, New Delhi-110003, India, Telephone: 011 - 24645100 / 011 - 24617354 / 011 – 43128100, Fax: 011- 24626689, Email: Website

Management Aptitude Test (MAT 2018) is the prestigious management entrance exam which acts as a gateway for admission to MBA/PGDM courses. It is conducted by All India Management Association (AIMA). MAT scores are considered by more than 600 B-Schools across India. It is the entrance test of national level conducted four times in a year. Candidates wish to pursue MBA course can apply anytime for MAT. Every year, the first MAT exam will be held in the month of February then in the month of May, September and December respectively. Interested candidates can go through this article for getting overall information about MAT 2018.

Management Aptitude Test (MAT) is a standardised test being administered since 1988 to facilitate Business Schools (B-Schools) to screen candidates for admission to MBA and allied programmes. Govt. of India, Ministry of HRD approved MAT as a national level test in 2003. Any B-School - national or international - can consider MAT Score as an admission input based on the Score Cards issued to the candidates. The largest test of its kind in the nation, MAT will continue to be your passport to over 600 B-Schools across India.

List of Participating Management Institutes

·         Select the institutes where you have applied or are applying for admission.

·         Important Notice: Candidates are advised to check the approval/recognition status of various programs directly from the concerned Authorities/ Institutes/ Universities.

·         AIMA has come across a couple of cases where the aspiring candidates' mat score is not accepted by some participating institutes/universities for admission to MBA full time course despite their confirmation to AIMA at the time of participation by incorporating their notifications in mat bulletin. Candidates are advised to recheck with the concerned institutes/universities before applying for mat.

Mode of Test (How to take the Test)

Candidate can choose any ONE Test i.e. Paper Based Test (PBT) or Computer Based Test (CBT) or BOTH the Tests i.e. PBT & CBT


·         Candidate can opt for both the tests i.e. PBT and CBT by paying an extra fees of 1100/- in addition to 1550/-

·         Candidates opting for both PBT and CBT will have the benefit of selecting additional 2 Management Institutions for sending their scores in addition to existing option of selecting 5 Management Institutions i.e they can select 7 Management Institutions in total.


Graduates in any discipline. Final year students of Graduate Courses can also apply.

Test Cities:

Test Cities for Paper Based Test and Computer Based Test are different.

·         The Paper Based Test will take place only on one day i.e. 2 September 2018 (Sunday) at one time slot i.e. 10:00am -12:30pm, whereas the Computer Based Test will take place from 15 September 2018 (Saturday) in different Time slots.

·         If the number of candidates registered for Computer Based Test is limited and it can be accommodated in a single day; the test will be completed on 15 September 2018 itself.

Test Timing:

PAPER BASED TEST: 10:00 to 12:30 Hrs, Reporting Time at Test Centre: 08:00 Hrs

COMPUTER BASED TEST: In Single/different Time slots at specific test venues; subject to number of candidates registering for Computer Based Test.

How to Apply:

Register online at website with Credit Card/Debit Card (ATM Card) or Net Banking. The fees details are given below:

·         For PBT or CBT: Rs 1550/-

·         For Both PBT and CBT: Rs 2650/-

Detailed procedure is given on the website link.

Important Dates:

Last Date for Online Registration:

For Paper Based Test: 24th August, 2018 (Friday)

For Computer Based Test: 8th September, 2018 (Saturday)

Test Date:

For Paper Based Test: 2nd September, 2018 (Sunday)

For Computer Based Test: 15th September, 2018 (Saturday) onwards

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