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Karnataka KMAT 2021 Application Form, Dates, Courses, Eligibility, Exam Pattern

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Karnataka Management Aptitude Test (KMAT) December 2021 for admission to MBA, PGDM, and MCA Courses

Karnataka KMAT 2021 - Karnataka Management Aptitude Test (KMAT) 2021 is conducted to screen candidates seeking admission into various colleges offering MBA/PGDM and MCA Courses. The exam is conducted by the Karnataka Private Post Graduate Colleges Association, KPPGCA. The exam is conducted in different places across Karnataka.
Karnataka KMAT 2021 Exam will be held on 4th week of July 2021. The registration process for the same will be opened on 4th week of May 2021
To check more details like how to apply, eligibility criteria, selection process, important documents and fees, keep reading below.

Karnataka KMAT 2021 July

  • KMAT 2021 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 is Gateway to MBA in Karnataka and Bangalore, Silicon Valley of India and No 1 Destination for MBA/PGDM with very vibrant Job market

Karnataka KMAT 2021 Important Dates



Application start date

4th week of May 2021

Last Date for submission of Online Application

2nd week of July 2021

Admit Card Release Date

3rd week of July 2021

Date of Test (KMAT 2021)

4th week of July 2021

KMAT 2021 Result Date

August 2021

Eligibility Criteria for Karnataka KMAT 2021

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


Bachelor's 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 (45% 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 KMAT 2021 Application Process

  • Eligible Candidates can apply Online through the official website
  • Applications may be obtained by paying Rs.50/- in any of the participating colleges.
  • Please make a photocopy of the application form proof of acknowledgment. Candidates have to make a scan copy of Passport Size Photograph (Max 500 Kb) and Signature (200 kb) before Start Applying.
  • Completed KMAT 2021 Application Form along with the Demand Draft (DD) and necessary postage should reach to the following address -  The Secretary KMAT 2021, Sheshdripuram

Instructions for Filling the Online Application Form


Write your Name as it appears in your School Leaving Certificate.


Select the appropriate option to confirm your nativity If you do not belong to Karnataka state by either Birth or Domicile, please select the option - Non-Karnataka candidate.

Choice of Test Centre

Select your preferred test Centre city from the list of cities provided Kindly note that once the city has been selected changes will not be allowed.


Select the appropriate gender.

Applying for

Select the appropriate test for which you are appearing. Failure to select correctly will result in incorrect processing of your score.

Date of Birth

Enter your Date of Birth in DD/MM/YYYY format in the space provided.


Select against the stream in which you have obtained your graduation degree


Write your complete postal mailing address including your first name in CAPITAL LETTERS. Failure to write a complete address might result in non-receipt of postal communication if any.

Application Fee

  • Candidates who are applying for MBA have to prepare a DD of Rs 826/-
  • Candidates who are applying for MCA have to prepare a DD of Rs 826/-
  • Demand Draft should  be made in favour of "KMAT 2021" and should be payable at Bangalore

Selection Procedure

  • Candidates will be selected for admission to the applied course on the basis of KMAT scores‚ group discussion and personal interview

KMAT 2021 - Exam Pattern

Mode of exam

Offline mode (Paper Pen based test)

Language of paper



2 hours

Type of the question

Multiple Choice Questions

Total question

120 MCQs

Marking scheme

+1 mark for correct answer. No negative marking

Test Structure

For MBA and MCA Course

Sl No.




Verbal Ability and Reading Comprehension



Quantitative Ability



Logical Reasoning





Exam Centres







Hubballi & Shivamogga



Karnataka KMAT 2021 Syllabus

KMAT 2021 is proposed to be conducted with a moderate level of difficulty without creating confusion in paper-pencil mode. The exam will have MCQs only. The section-wise syllabus for KMAT 2021 is as follows.

Verbal Ability & Reading Comprehension

English language ability would be tested through questions on Grammar, vocabulary, sentence completion, synonyms, antonyms, comprehension of passages etc. There would be questions on understanding of the contents of the passages and choice of appropriate words, phrases, expressions and similar language skills

Logical and Abstract Reasoning

This shall include questions to measure how quickly and accurately you can think. The section may have questions in sets as well individual ones based on Verbal Reasoning, analogy among others

Quantitative Ability

This shall include questions to know how fast and accurate you can work with numbers, do numerical calculations, understand various arithmetic problems involving ratio & proportion, percentage, interest, time and speed etc. Apart from Arithmetic, the questions may also be based on Algebra, Geometry, Trigonometry and parts of mathematics


For more details and to apply online, please visit the official website