NMAT Exam 2022: What is a good score and how to achieve it

NMAT 2022 exam: GMAC is conducting NMAT from October 10 to December 19. Candidates can register and schedule for retake till December 16. Check tips to score above 220.


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Sunil Kumar Sharma | November 10, 2022 | 10:13 AM IST

NEW DELHI: Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC) is conducting the NMAT 2022 at centre and as an online proctored exam at home. NMAT exam will take place over several days. The NMAT exam has already started from October 10 and will continue till December 19. The registration and scheduling for retake will be available till December 16. Candidates who want to retake NMAT exam can register online within stipulated time by paying the requisite fee of 2800 + applicable taxes.

Selected candidates will be called for admission only if they clear the NMAT by GMAC cutoff. Though NMAT score accepting colleges will have their separate cutoff. Candidates should check the cutoff score before applying. Xavier school of human resource management Bhubaneswar accepts around 87 percentile for MBA (HRM) while VIT cutoff will go around 85 percentile. Cutoff (in percentile) for Shiv Nadar University, Amity Business School, Mumbai and Noida is expected to be 60, 65, and 60 respectively.

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To qualify for the admission to MBA courses of NMAT colleges, candidates must secure a good score in NMAT. Check the expected sectional cutoff below.

NMAT 2022: Expected section wise good score


Expected cutoff

Logical Reasoning


Quantitative Skills


Language Skills




NMAT exam 2022: Tips to score 220 and above

Candidates can follow the tips below to achieve above 220 score in NMAT exam.

  • Obtaining NMAT preparation books and study material

  • Devising timeline to complete the NMAT syllabus

  • Practice NMAT mock tests and sample papers

  • Referring to tips from NMAT toppers and experts and applying them

  • Strategizing for the exam day

NMAT by GMAC is a national-level entrance exam conducted every year by the Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC) for admission to various postgraduate management programmes. A large number of B-schools including the top ones such as SPJIMR, KJ Somaiya, SRM University, Thapar School of Management, Jindal Business School, etc. This 2 hour long test, NMAT will consist of three sections, with each section having 36 questions. Sectional time will differ across these sections.

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