CMAT 2022 (9 Apr) – Application Form (Released), Notification (Out), Exam Date, Syllabus


CMAT 2022 – NTA has released the official notification for CMAT 2022. CMAT 2022 would be conducted on 9 April 2022 from 3:00 PM to 6:00 PM . The application form has also been released. Candidates can start applying online at, The last date to apply is March 17, 2022, The last date to pay the fee is March 18, 2022, The form correction facility will be open from March 19 – 21, 2022,

CMAT is a national-level management entrance examination conducted to offer admissions in management programs. All those candidates who have completed their bachelor’s degree in any discipline or are in the final year of the degree can apply for CMAT 2022. CMAT is a computer-based test and is held once a year. It comprises questions from quantitative techniques, data interpretation, logical reasoning, language comprehension, general awareness, etc. CMAT score is accepted by all AICTE approved institutions / university / constituent colleges / affiliated colleges. Know more about CMAT 2022 from this page such as exam pattern, syllabus, registration, eligibility.

CMAT 2022

Latest – CMAT 2022 application form released. Click here to fill the form.

Latest – CMAT 2022 official regarding test date is out. Click here to read the notice.

Latest – CMAT 2022 official notice is out. Click here to read the notice.

CMAT 2022 Dates

The CMAT admission schedule comprises various events such as registration, admit card release date, exam, result announcement, counseling, etc. One must be aware of all the dates that are announced. NTA has announced CMAT 2022 dates on its official website. Check the table below.

Events Dates
Starting date of online registration 16th Feb 2022
Closing date of registration 17th March 2022
Correcting the particulars 19th – 21st March 2022
Release of the admit card to be announced
CMAT 2022 Exam 9 April 2022
Release of recorded responses and provisional answer key to be announced
Declaration of result to be announced

CMAT 2022 Eligibility Criteria

In order to appear in CMAT 2022, the candidates must fulfill the eligibility criteria given below.

Academic Qualification

  • The candidate must have a Bachelor’s degree in any discipline.
  • Candidates appearing in the final year, are also eligible for admission.

Nationality: The candidates must be Indian.

Age Limit: there is no age restriction for applying for CMAT 2022,

CMAT 2022 Application Form

Once the applicant meets all the criteria of CMAT, he or she is eligible to register for the exam. The CMAT Application Form has to be filled out online. It releases in the fourth week of November. The application form link remains active for a short period of time. The CMAT 2022 application form filling comprises of four stages which are as follows-

  • Registration
  • Filling up the details
  • Uploading the documents such as a photograph, signature, and caste certificate (optional).
  • Making the payment
  • Final submission of the application form

How to apply?

  • Visit the official website –
  • Then click on the application link.
  • Register by providing the basic information such as name, contact details, father’s name etc.
  • Once the registration is complete the applicant will receive an application number.
  • Login using the credentials.
  • Fill in the rest details, like personal, educational qualification details, contact/address details.
  • Upload the documents as per the specifications.
  • Make the payment of the CMAT registration fees.
  • Finally, submit the application form.

CMAT Application Fee 2022

Making the payment of the form fees is mandatory. The application form is successfully submitted if the payment is done. The mode of making the payment is online through net banking or credit/debit card. So, the CMAT 2022 Fees is as follows-

Amount given below is as per last year’s details

General Males Rs 2000/-
General-EWS/ Non-creamy layer OBC/SC/ST/PwD Rs 1000/-
Females (All Categories) Rs 1000/-
Transgender (All Categories) Rs 1000/-

Mode of payment: The application fee can be paid using a debit card/credit card / net banking / UPI / wallet.

NTA CMAT Application Form Correction

The form correction starts soon after the submission of the application form. Here, the applicant can make changes as suggested by the authority. The link remains active for two to three days. Therefore, the candidate must make the corrections before the due date.

CMAT 2022 Syllabus

The CMAT syllabus 2022 is prescribed by AICTE. Check the subject-wise as per previous year’s frequently asked questions from below.

Quantitative Techniques and Data Interpretation

  • Tabulation
  • Pie Chart
  • Probability
  • Averages
  • Percentages
  • Profit and Loss
  • Mensuration
  • Number system
  • Algebra
  • Partnership
  • Permuations & Combinations
  • Geometry

Logical Reasoning

  • Analytical Reasoning
  • Cause and Effects
  • Blood relation
  • Direction
  • References
  • Matrix Arrangements
  • Number Series
  • Statements and Conclusions
  • Linear Arrangements
  • Coding and Decoding

Language Comprehension

  • Grammar
  • Para Completion
  • one-word substitution
  • Idioms and Phrases
  • Sentence Correction
  • Synonyms
  • Antonyms
  • Jumbled Para
  • Reading Comprehension

General Awareness

  • Current Affairs
  • Literature
  • Economics
  • History
  • Politics
  • Famous personalities
  • Indian Constitution
  • Sports

CMAT Exam Pattern 2022

Candidates who are appearing for the common management admission test must be aware of the CMAT exam pattern. The CMAT exam scheme details are included in the exam. So, the pattern of the test is as follows-

  • The entrance test takes place online.
  • A total of 125 questions are asked in the exam.
  • The exam is of 3 hours duration.
  • The question paper is divided into the following segments – Sections included in the entrance exam- Quantitative Techniques and Data Interpretation, Logical Reasoning, Language Comprehension, General Awareness, Innovation & Entrepreneurship.
  • Each correct question carries 4 marks and there is a negative marking for every wrong answer.

Distribution of questions

Type of questions No. of questions Maximum marks
Quantitative Techniques and Data Interpretation 25 100
Logical Reasoning 25 100
Language Comprehension 25 100
General Awareness 25 100
Total 100 400

CMAT 2022 Admit Card

The National Testing Agency releases the CMAT Hall Ticket ten days before the exam. Students who have submitted the application form can download the CMAT admit card from the official website. One has to visit the official website in order to download the CMAT admission ticket. The credentials required for the admit card are the application number, date of birth, and security pin. The admit card carries all the details of the examination and the candidate. Also, it is a mandatory document that has to be carried to the exam.

CMAT 2022 Exam Day Instructions

Candidates are advised to carry the following items to the examination venue.

  • Admit Card along with Self Declaration (Undertaking) downloaded from the NTA Website (a clear printout on A4 size paper) duly filled in.
  • Ball Point Pen
  • Additional Photograph (must be the same as uploaded in the application form).
  • Personal Hand Sanitizer (50 ml).
  • Transparent Water Bottle.
  • Sugar tablets/fruits (like banana/apple/orange) in case the candidate is diabetic.

CMAT Exam Centers

Last year, Common Management Admission Test took place in the following states-

  • Andhra Pradesh
  • Andaman and Nicobar
  • Arunachal Pradesh
  • Assam
  • Bihar
  • Chandigarh/Mohali
  • Chhatisgarh
  • Delhi
  • Goa
  • Gujarat
  • Haryana
  • Himachal Pradesh
  • Jammu
  • Jammu and Kashmir
  • Jharkhand
  • Karnataka
  • Kerala
  • Ladakh
  • Lakshadweep
  • Madhya Pradesh
  • Maharashtra
  • Manipur
  • Meghalaya
  • Mizoram
  • Nagaland
  • Odisha
  • Puducherry
  • Punjab
  • Rajasthan
  • Tamil Nadu
  • Telangana
  • Uttar Pradesh
  • West Bengal

CMAT 2022 Answer Key

NTA releases the provisional answer key and the CMAT response sheet with recorded responses on its official website- Candidates can get an opportunity to challenge the answers they find wrong. To challenge the answer key, the applicants have to pay Rs 1000/- to challenge the question. The challenge fee is non-refundable. The subject experts will examine all the challenges received and then a CMAT final answer key will be displayed and declared.

CMAT 2022 Result

CMAT 2022 result is compiled based on the final answer keys. The results will release on its official website in the form of a scorecard. A merit list is also published that determines the ranks of the students.

How to check NTA CMAT Exam Result?

The steps to check the result is as follows-

  • Visit the official website
  • In the login credentials enter the application number, date of birth, and security pin and submit.
  • Submit the details.
  • Download the CMAT Scorecard,

Candidates must note that there is no provision to re-evaluate or recheck the results.

NTA CMAT Reservations 2022

The institutes which are run by the Central Government provides reservation in the following-

Category: Reservation
Scheduled Castes (SC) candidates 15%
Scheduled Tribes (ST) candidates 7.5%
Other Backward Classes (OBC) Non-Creamy Layer (NCL) 27%
General Economically Weaker Sections (General – EWS) candidates 10%
Persons with Disability (PwD) 40%

CMAT 2022 Counseling

NTA does not conduct any counseling. The candidates must apply separately to the desired participating Institutions with the CMAT Score 2022. Then, each Participating Institution will release their respective CMAT cutoff which a candidate should meet to get qualified for admission to that particular Institution.

Once, the candidate is qualified, the applicant has to attend the selection procedure of that institute, which mainly comprises the GD and PI. The final selection of the applicant is based on the candidate’s performance in GD & PI.

So, this is the complete information regarding CMAT 2022if there is any query then please comment below.

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FAQs on CMAT 2022

Ques. Is CMAT registration 2022 started?

Ans. The registration has started. It began on February 16th 2022.

Ques. How can I register for CMAT 2022?

Ans. To register for CMAT 2022, you should have a valid email id and an active mobile number. You should meet the eligibility criteria. You can register for CMAT using an email id and active mobile number.

Ques. Who conducts CMAT?

Ans. National Testing Agency (NTA) conducts CMAT.

Ques. When will CMAT 2022 be held?

Ans. CMAT 2022 is expected to be held on 9 April 2022.

Ques. Who can appear in CMAT 2022?

Ans. Those who have completed a bachelor’s degree or are in the final year of the degree can apply for CMAT 2022.

Ques. Is there any age limit to apply for CMAT 2022?

Ans. No, there is no age restriction for CMAT 2022.

Ques. Is there any negative marking in the test?

Ans. Yes, for each incorrect answer 01 marks are deducted.

Ques What is the syllabus of CMAT?

Ans. The test comprises questions from Quantitative Technique and Data Interpretation, Logical Reasoning, Language Comprehension, General Awareness.

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