GMAC will conduct NMAT 2017 in a window of multiple days, from October 05 to December 18, 2017. Graduates, who fulfill eligibility requirements may apply for the exam. The application form for NMAT 2017 has been released on the official website, nmat.org.in. The forms are available from July 04 to October 03, 2017, only.
The application fee for the exam is Rs. 1800. However, the candidates who will register after October 03 will be required to remit the late fee of Rs. 200, over the application fee amount. For retake as well candidates need to pay Rs. 1800 and the amount for rescheduling of the test is Rs. 1000. All the fee transaction are to be done online, through Visa, Master Card, American Express, Debit Card, Net Banking, Diners Club and Mobile Wallets, International credit card, or UPI.
The procedure of application form submitting includes registration, form filling, fee payment, and downloading of the confirmation page. To register, the candidates will have to submit first name, last name, email id, phone number. Apart from this, the candidates will also have to create a password. The password should be easy to remember and must contain at least one numeric and special character.
Also, for the first time, NMAT has provided Login through Facebook, Google Plus, and OTP option. This has made the application procedure more convenient. With the advancement in technology GMAC, is putting in best efforts to provide the most user friendly application portal. Once the registration is done, the candidates will be able to login by entering the registered e-mail id and the created password. Following this, the application form will open.
In the application form, the candidates will have to upload an image and then submit the Personal, Contact, Education/Work Experience, Institute Preference, and Other details. After filling all the details, the candidates will have to comply with the terms of conditions of NMAT 2017.
After filling all the details in the application form, the candidates will be directed to the online payment gateway. Following the successful payment, the confirmation page will appear on the screen. The students need not send the confirmation page of GMAC. However, must save and download it for future reference.
Candidates who will submit the application form correctly will be issued admit card. It will probably be released in the month of October 2017. NMAT is an online exam which has gained popularity in recent years. Leading institutes like SVKM’s, Narsee Monjee Institute of Management Studies, Xavier University, MISB Bocconi, ICFAI Business School, Shiv Nadar University, Alliance University, VIT University, Amity University, Thapar School of Management, and much more accept the score of it.
The exam is conducted all over India. Last year, it was held in 24 test cities, which were established in 32 test centers. As per the reports, 20 new test centers have been added and now the count of test cities has gone upto 44. Apart from this, Nepal, Bhutan, Bangladesh, and Srilanka has been are the international center. The exam is always held in a window of 75 days and the candidates are allowed to give 3 attempts.
The candidates can need to apply for the retake of the examination. This they can do from the dashboard in the login. To apply for the retake, the candidates will have to apply at least 15 before the date on re-exam.
Rescheduling of appointment is another option which the candidates may use. Unlike the retest, a candidate will not be taking the exam again. Instead, they will shuffle the earlier done appointment. The rescheduling of the test is to be done 72 hours prior to the examination. Candidates will also have to pay the rescheduling fee. It can also be submitted online, through the online payment gateway.