CMAT Answer Key 2020 Released: Check Your Score & Best Fit MBA College Accepting CMAT

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February 3, 2020
The last date to challenge CMAT official answer key 2020 was closed on February 2, 2020 at 5 PM. After release of final answer key, NTA is releasing the CMAT 2020 exam result on February 3. No grievances against answer keys will be accepted after release of CMAT Result. Once you check your CMAT Score & Percentile, find out from the list below the best fit MBA college accepting CMAT with cut offs
CMAT Answer Key 2020 Released

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The last date to challenge the official CMAT Answer keys 2020 was closed on February 2, 2020 at 5 PM. After release of final answer key, NTA is releasing the CMAT 2020 exam result on February 3. No grievances against answer keys will be accepted after release of CMAT Result. Once you check your CMAT Score & Percentile, find out from the list below the best fit MBA college accepting CMAT with cut offs

NTA had released the CMAT 2020 Answer Keys and candidate response sheet with CMAT question paper on CMAT official website cmat.nta.nic.in on January 30 along with the objection form to challenge the answer key. The last date to challenge the CMAT answer key was February 2, 2020. The process to challenge and file objection form to answer keys was online with your CMAT login ID at CMAT official website.

Through its Public Notice dated 29.01.2020, the NTA had notified, “Question Paper and the response(s) thereof by each candidate has been uploaded on the website: https://cmat.nta.nic.in. 

Candidates can view question paper(s) and response(s) thereof, through login and clicking the link provided on the Website.” 

CMAT Answer Key Dates & Objection Filing Schedule
National Testing Agency has displayed the CMAT answer keys and CMAT response sheet with CMAT objection form to challenge the CMAT 2020 answer key on the NTA CMAT official website – cmat.nta.nic.in.

Confirming the last date to challenge the Answer key, NTA had shared, “This facility will remain available from 29.01.2020 to 02.02.2020 (upto 05:00 P.M.) only, candidates are advised to save their question papers and responses for future reference.” The important dates for CMAT answer key were as below:

Activity
Important date
Remarks
CMAT 2020 official Answer Key Release date
30-Jan-20
Answer key is live with CMAT question paper
Last date to challenge CMAT Answer Key
2-Feb-20
File objection online with a processing charge of Rs.1000 for each question
Final CMAT 2020 answer key release date
3-Feb-20
NTA to release official final answer key before result
Submission of Grievance on final CMAT answer key
3-Feb-20
CMAT Result will be declared after final answer key is released
CMAT 2020 Result date
3-Feb-20
No grievance after declaration of CMAT 2020 result will be entertained. Result date is changed from earlier February 7, 2020

Please note that NTA’s decision on the CMAT answer key challenges shall be final and no further communication will be entertained.

CMAT Answer Key 2020: Challenge Fee

  • The Fee to challenge CMAT official answer key is Rs.1000/- per question
  • The processing charges can be paid by credit/debit card/Net banking
  • The processing charge once paid is non-refundable

How to Check CMAT Question Paper, Answer Keys and Response Sheet
Checking, verifying and submitting the objections after checking the CMAT 2020 question paper, answer keys and your response sheet is two steps process. NTA has clarified, “Please Login and click link for display of your question papers and your responses.”  

Step-1: Check CMAT Question Paper &Answer Keys

  • Go to CMAT 2020 official website
  • Click on Display Question paper and Responses
  • Login either with your CMAT application number and password Or with application number and date of birth
  • Complete CMAT question paper with question ID and answer options will open
  • Now you can view the CMAT question paper, question ID and answer option IDs
  • To check your CMAT response sheet you have to follow Step-2

Step-2: Check CMAT Response Sheet

  • Go to CMAT 2020 official website
  • Click on Challenge Answer Keys
  • Login either with your CMAT application number and password Or with application number and date of birth
  • Complete CMAT response sheet with the question ID and answer ID that you attempted gets opened
  • To check correct answer you have to go with each question one by one and cross check which is the correct answer option ID for the question
  • In case you are not satisfied with the correct answer key as given on the CMAT website, you can challenge the answer keys by filing the claim after paying a fee of Rs.1000/- per question 

CMAT Answer Key 2020: Key Features, Dates and Objection Fee

  • Along with the CMAT Answer key, the NTA has displayed the CMAT Question Paper Attempted by the candidate
  • CMAT 2020 Question paper and Answer Keys are live on the NTA’s website cmat.nta.nic.in.
  • The candidates, who are not satisfied with the CMAT answer keys, may challenge them by filling online application form
  • NTA’s decision on the CMAT answer key challenges shall be final and no further communication will be entertained
  • The result of CMAT 2020 exam will be compiled on the basis of final CMAT 2020 answer keys
  • No grievance with regard to CMAT answer key(s) after declaration of result of CMAT-2020 will be entertained.

Check CMAT Score With Percentile for MBA Admission
Once you check your response sheet, question paper and the CMAT official answer key, you can assess your score and expected corresponding CMAT percentile to explore MBA admission 2020 in the best MBA college accepting CMAT score. Following CMAT score cut offs are expected for various percentile range:

CMAT Score out of 400
Expected Percentile
300+
99+
250+
97+
200+
90+
170+
80+

Read More about CMAT score Leading to Corresponding Percentile

Top MBA Colleges Accepting CMAT 2020 with Cut Offs
Out of 1000 MBA colleges accepting CMAT 2020 score, many of them are open with their admission 2020 process till February/March.

JBIMS, SIMSREE, K J Somaiya, IFMR, Welingkar, PUMBA among other top MBA colleges who will shortlist candidates for admission on the basis of CMAT score, are open with their admission process 2020. All the 330 Maharashtra MBA colleges will accept CMAT score through DTE CAP 2020.
Following are some of the top MBA colleges who will accept CMAT 2020 score in different cut off range:

Top MBA colleges accepting CMAT score: CMAT 90+ Cut Off percentile  

MBA college
Fee (Rs.in lakhs)
Application Status
6.00
Open 
1.36
Open
Great Lakes Chennai: Great Lakes Institute of Management - GLIM
16.45 for PGDM
18.94 for PGPM
Open | Apply Now
SIMSR Mumbai: K J Somaiya Institute of Management Studies And Research
11.93
Open | Apply Now
 2.45
Open
Prin L N Welingkar Institute of Management Development and Research
11.00
Open | Apply Now
IFMR Graduate School of Business at KREA University
12.00
Open | Apply Now

Top MBA colleges accepting CMAT score: CMAT 70 to 90 Cut Off percentile

MBA college
Fee (Rs.in lakhs)
Application Status
BIMTECH Greater Noida: Birla Institute of Management Technology
12
Open | Apply Now
XIME Bangalore: Xavier Institute of Management and Entrepreneurship
10.00
Open | Apply Now
Balaji Institute of Modern Management (BIMM) Pune
 7.85
Open | Apply Now
SDMIMD Mysore: SDM Institute For Management Development
10.7
Open | Apply Now
KIIT School of Management - KSOM Bhubaneswar
11.95
Open | Apply Now
School of Inspired Leadership - SOIL Gurgaon
15.03
Open | Apply Now
O P Jindal University, Sonepat (Delhi NCR)
11.00
Open | Apply Now
 7.50
Open
Jaipuria Institute of Management - Noida, Lucknow
10.25
Open | Apply Now
6.30
Open
Lexicon MILE Pune
8.15
Open | Apply Now
Shiv Nadar University, Greater Noida
10.00
Open | Apply Now
Delhi School of Business, Delhi
 8.45
Open | Apply Now

Check List of MBA Colleges Accepting CMAT in All Percentile Range

With effect from last year, the CMAT answer keys with objection form to challenge the responses in the answer options are released by National Testing Agency (NTA) which now conducts CMAT exam instead of AICTE.

CMAT result 2020 will be released only after the CMAT final answer keys are released by NTA. NTA conducted CMAT exam on January 28, 2020 in a single session of 3 hours duration from 9.30AM to 12.30 PM at 245 centres in 104 cities.

CMAT result will comprise more than 65000 candidates who appeared in CMAT exam out of total 74486 registered candidates. The CMAT result will be out in the afternoon on February 7, 2020, along with the score card. You can download the score card from official exam website on the CMAT 2020 result date. 

A National Merit list with section wise raw and percentile score will be released for all the candidates who took CMAT 2020.

Stay tuned to MBAUniverse.com for more updates on CMAT 2020