Graduate Management Admission Council acquired NMAT (NMIMS Management Aptitude Test). The GMAC will now own full ownership and management of the NMAT exam which is likely to be re-branded as the “NMAT by GMAC”.
CAT remains to be a tough nut to crack and seems like it is gradually being overshadowed by other entrance exams like GMAT. “I did my engineering from Punjab Engineering College in Chandigarh and thought I needed global exposure,” said the man who later win a seat in Duke University’s Fuqua School of Business.
Unlike recent post-recessionary years when many countries were pre-occupied with efforts to overcome financial challenges, the majority of companies represented in the 2014 poll are focused on expansion plans and growth, enabling more companies to hire – and even increase their hiring goals
Test takers you will be given the opportunity to immediately report or cancel their scores after taking the test or leaving the test center. Under the new process, the MBA aspirants view their unofficial scores – Integrated Reasoning, Quantitative, Verbal, and total and will be given exactly two minutes to decide whether to accept them. The scores will be cancelled if they fail to take any decision. However, analytical writing assessment scores remain unaffected by the newly introduced policy.\
“As opposed to males, gross enrolment ratios for women in higher education are very low in India, and women pursuing higher education usually prefer streams like humanities and social sciences. China’s single child policy, which can enable higher literacy and gross enrolment ratios for women, also tilts the scales in its favour,” says Rohin Kapoor, Senior Manager , Education Practice at Deloitte, while trying to explain this lack of enthusiasm for GMAT amongst Indian women.
GMAT has over the time period become more candidate friendly than CAT, keeping up with the race towards the top notch B-Schools.
Graduate Management Admission Council(R) (GMAC(R)) voted to approve $10 million for the establishment of a new fund to advance business and management education around the world