Karnataka Management Aptitude Test – KMAT 2018

KMAT 2018 Conducted by Karnataka Private Post Graduate Colleges Association ( KPPGCA ), KMAT is the gateway to more than 150 + well known AICTE approved University affiliated B-schools in Bangalore and Karnataka. KMAT 2018 is an All India exam that will be held in more than 10 cities all across the country and is open to candidates from all parts of India and Abroad.

KMAT 2018, is the common entrance exam for MBA / PGDM / MCA Admissions 2018. KMAT is a conventional Paper-Pencil Test.

Karnataka MAT 2018 Eligibility

Entry requirements into professional courses like MBA / PGDM / MCA in Karnataka are followed as per the UGC guidelines.


Bachelors degree with minimum 3 years duration / Masters degree examination of any recognised education body in Commerce, Management, Arts, Social Sciences, Engineering / Technology or equivalent, and have secured at least 50% of marks in the aggregate ( 40% for SC / ST candidate ). Candidates in their final year of bachelor’s degree are also eligible.


Bachelor’s degree with 50% marks. Candidates should have studied Maths at 10+2 stage or at graduation level.

Karnataka MAT 2018 Exam Pattern

KMAT is a Paper Pen based test with 120 Multiple Choice Questions divided in four sections. No restriction to move to and fro among the sections. All questions carrying equal 4 marks for correct answer. A penalty of -1 mark will be imposed for each wrong answer. Net scores will be displayed in the score card. KMAT Exam pattern is common for both MBA & MCA.

Sl NoTestQuestionsTotal marks
1Verbal Ability and Reading Comprehension40160
2Quantitative Ability40160
3Logical Reasoning2080
4General Awareness2080

Karnataka MAT 2018 Application Form

KMAT Registration Mode & Fee

Online Mode 

The Application form will be available from the official website of http://www.kmatindia.com/Interested and eligible Candidates can register online from 07th June, 2018 on KMAT website.

Candidates have to pay the application Fee of  ₹ 800/- for KMAT Registration. Candidate can pay by credit card and other mode of payment.

The Last date of applying online for KMAT Registration is 10th July, 2018.

Offline Mode

Candidate can register online from 07th June, 2018 on KMAT website http://www.kmatindia.com/.

Candidate can choose Offline Mode Registration and Download the KMAT application form. Fee for Offline Registration is ₹ 800. Demand Draft should be prepared in the name of KMAT 2018 payable at Bangalore.

The completed application form along with Demand Draft should be send to the following address on or before 10th July, 2018.

Triumph MediaTech (P) Ltd,
B 57, Sector 72,
Noida 201301.

Karnataka MAT 2018 Important Dates

KMAT Registration Opens07th June, 2018 Thursday
KMAT Online Registration Closes10th July, 2018 Tuesday
Offline Registration closes ( payment by DD )17th July, 2018 Tuesday
KMAT Admit Card Download17th July, 2018 Tuesday
KMAT Test Date22nd July, 2018 Sunday
KMAT Result Date31st July, 2018 Tuesday

JEE Main

Application Form Submission 16 Dec 2020 to 16 Jan 2021.