NMAT by GMAC will be conducted in coming December with approximately one month open window and the notification for NMAT 2018 is likely to be announced in June this year and registrations are likely to open by 1st week of July with four months window.
NMAT was accepted by 16 other institutes besides Narsee Monjee Institute of Management and this year too more institutes are likely to accept NMAT score.
NMAT has three sections viz. Language skills, Quantitative skills and Logical Reasoning with number of questions 32, 48 & 40 respectively. In all, there would be 120 questions for NMAT and you would be getting 120 minutes to complete the exam. Section of the Language skills will have questions from Reading Comprehension, Passages, Poems, Synonyms, antonyms, Meaning of difficult words & Language Usage. For Quantitative skills & Data Interpretation section the questions will be for Arithmetic, Algebra, Trigonometry, Line Graph, Bar Graph, Tables & Pie Chart. For the section of Logical Reasoning questions will be for multi dimensional arrangements & puzzles.
NMAT 2018 results are likely to be out by January, 2018. The major point to note here is that there is no negative marking in NMAT and this gives a fair opportunity to all aspirants for competing with each other.
NMAT 2018 would be conducted with more than 25 centres spread all over India, this also gives equal opportunity to all MBA aspirants to take on this competition which is quite fierce as last year more than 75,000 MBA aspirants took NMAT 2017.
NMAT by GMAC is gaining momentum because of the quality of the exam and equal opportunities given to competitors hence, most likely NMAT scores would be accepted with many MBA institutes in future.
The best preparatory strategy for NMAT 2018 can be to start preparation at the earliest and get on to NCERT books to clarify your basics and be crystal clear on the doubts. After having done so, get on to practice with Mocks as that would help you to transform your weak areas to strength.
NMAT is the exam which gives you ample opportunities which you must grab to achieve Mission Admission MBA.