KMAT Karnataka 2018

Karnataka Management Aptitude Test (KMAT) 2018 is to be held on Sunday August 5th, 2018. The KMAT 2018 exam registration process is open upto July 25th. You can register and apply here for KMAT 2018 exam . KMAT Karnataka 2018 exam is the Gateway to MBA/MCA in Bangalore and rest of Karnataka colleges. KMAT Exam 2018 will be a paper-pen based test.


The MBA/MCA colleges in Bangalore and rest of Karnataka with moderate fee structure will accept KMAT 2018 Karnataka exam score as admission criteria for All India Candidates and Karnataka Domicile candidates for admission to their flagship MBA/PGDM/MCA programmes in 2018. 


KMAT Karnataka 2018 Exam dates

Time line
KMAT 2018 Online Registration starts
June 7,  2018
KMAT 2018 Online registration ends
July 25, 2018
August 3, 2018
KMAT 2018 Exam date 
August 5, 2018
KMAT 2018 Result date
August 16, 2018 


Karnataka Management Aptitude Test (KMAT) 2018 will be conducted by KPPGCA (Karnataka Private Post Graduate Colleges Association) for admission to 160+ AICTE approved/ University affiliated Management Institutes in Bangalore and Karnataka. KMAT 2018 is an All India exam that will be held in more than 10 cities in Bangalore and Karnataka and all across the country. KMAT Exam 2018 is open to candidates from all parts of India and Abroad.


KPPGCA KMAT entrance Exam registration for all the candidates across the country, irrespective of their domicile state opens on June 7. One of the key features of KMAT 2018 is that now the candidates from across the country will be considered for admission to MBA/MCA 2018 in more than 160 B-schools located in Bangalore and rest of Karnataka state.

Top B-schools like Acharya Institute of Management and Sciences (AIMS); Alliance University; Indus Business Academy (IBA); IFIM Business School; MP Birla Institute; ABBS among others accept KMAT Karnataka Exam scores.  

Karnataka Management Aptitude Test - KMAT 2018 will have a time duration of 2 hours. KPPGCA will conduct KMAT exam as a paper-pen based test. KPPGCA believes that single testing session for KMAT Exam 2018, with same difficulty level will provide level playing field to all the test takers without any discrimination.  

Key features of KMAT 2018

  • Open to All India Candidates: KMAT 2018 Karnataka exam is open for all the candidates from any part of India who meet the eligibility criteria
  • Gateway to Karnataka: KMAT Exam 2018 offers the MBA admission opportunity to Silicon Valley of India, No 1 Destination for MBA/PGDM/MCA with very vibrant Job market
  • Easy and affordable exam:  KMAT Karnataka Exam application process facilitates the sharing of KMAT 2018 exam scores with selected B-schools of your choice
  • Ease of test-taking: Since Karnataka Management Aptitude Test – KMAT 2018 will be held in conventional Paper-Pencil mode in a city near you, it does not require any special understanding of computer based test and its navigation tools.
  • Last Opportunity: KMAT 2018 Karnataka is last common entrance exam for MBA/PGDM Admissions 2018. Timely submission of KMAT 2018 exam application can give you 1-year advantage.

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Exam dates and schedule

  • Registration – Online: 07-06-2018 10:00 AM to 25-07-2018 05:00 PM (Confirm)
    Admit Card Release: 03-08-2018 10:00 AM (Confirm)
    Exam Date & Timings- Online: Sunday, August 5, 2018 - 10:00 (Confirm)
    Result: 16-08-2018 10:00 AM (Confirm)

KMAT 2018 Exam Centres

KPPGCA (Karnataka Private Post Graduate Colleges Association) has announced a list of KMAT 2018 Exam centres across the country for KMAT 2018 exam to be held on Sunday August 5, 2018.


There are 17 KMAT 2018 test cities in total. Out the 17 KMAT test centres, 14 KMAT exam centres for KMAT 2018 exam are in the State of Karnataka and rest 3 KMAT 2018 test centres are located at Kolkata, Delhi and Lucknow.


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KMAT 2018 Registration

KMAT 2018 Registration is open till July 25, 2018 for the KMAT 2018 exam to be held on Sunday August 5, 2018. KMAT 2018 is the gateway to MBA/MCA in Bangalore and Karnataka state MBA colleges. Click here to apply for KMAT exam


KMAT 2018 Registration Dates

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KMAT 2018 Karnataka Eligibility & Application process

KMAT 2018 Karnataka exam will be held on Sunday August 5, 2018. KMAT follows UGC guidelines for eligibility requirements into professional courses of MBA/PGDM/MCA in Karnataka.  The last date to apply for KMAT 2018 has been extended to July 25, 2018.


Eligibility for MBA/PGDM
To appear in KMAT 2018 Karnataka exam, a candidate should possess:

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KMAT 2018 Karnataka Pattern

KMAT 2018 will be conducted on August 5, 2018 as paper based test for MBA admission in Bangalore and rest of Karnataka institutes by Karnataka Private Post Graduate Colleges Association (KPPGCA). Following is the KMAT 2018 Karnataka exam pattern for MBA/PGDM KMAT Exam:  

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KMAT Admit Card 2018

KMAT 2018 Admit Card will be released on August 3, 2018 by KPPGCA for the KMAT exam date which is Sunday, August 5, 2018.  KPPGCA (Karnataka Private Post Graduate Colleges Association) has confirmed the Karnataka Management Aptitude Test (KMAT) Admit Card 2018 release date as Friday, August 3, 2018. The KMAT Admit Card 2018 for MBA and MCA entrance exams is the passport to take the KMAT 2018 exam leading to admission in 169+ MBA/MCA colleges in Bangalore and rest of Karnataka.

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KMAT 2018 Karnataka Syllabus

KMAT 2018 Karnataka exam for MBA admission is scheduled on August 5, 2018. One of the key features of KMAT is that it is a moderate difficulty level test and the syllabus is also not very wide. 


KMAT Syllabus Highlights for KMAT 2018 

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KMAT 2018 Karnataka Exam Preparation

To prepare for KMAT 2018 Karnataka exam, there are many resources and services on which students may draw as they prepare for standardized tests. The KMAT 2018 preparation includes:


Mock Tests: The best way to overcome weakness on any topic is to practice on variety of questions on the problem.  KMAT Mock exams are practice exams that help students prepare for the real KMAT 2018 exam. These KMAT 2018 Mocks are intended to give students a clear indication of the structure and content of the actual exam, as well as a snapshot of their current performance

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KMAT Exam Analysis

KMAT 2018 Karnataka Exam Analysis with expected cut offs in top MBA colleges of Bangalore and Karnataka will be Published immediately after the exam is over. KPPGCA while conducting Karnataka Management Aptitude Test (KMAT) 2018 is expected to place a moderate difficulty level exam. Since the exam does not impose the penalty of negative marking, the cut off scores may go high.


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KMAT Previous Year Paper

Karnataka Management Aptitude Test (KMAT) 2018 will be held on August 5, 2018. It has a moderate question pattern with low level of difficulty. Since there is no percentile score calculation in KMAT, the score awarded to the test takers is good enough to take admission in one of the 170 B-schools located in Bangalore and rest of Karnataka.


A few questions alongwith their answers are shared below from the previous KMAT test papers:


General Awareness Questions

Question No. 1

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