GNDU GMET Eligibility Criteria 2023

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GNDU GMET Eligibility Criteria

The GNDU GMET Eligibility Criteria 2023 specifies certain eligibility requirements for applying for the management entrance test of GNDU. As the university is about to begin the application process for the test from May 2023 onwards, tentatively, candidates are advised to check their eligibility for the university’s MBA course in advance before applying for the examination.

Although the university will soon release its eligibility criteria on its official website. Nonetheless, candidates may check a detailed overview of the examination qualifying requirement mentioned in the blog henceforth. 

Particulars Relevant Details
Exam NameGNDU GMET Exam
Conducting BodyGNDU, Amritsar
Available CoursesMBA
Commencement of ApplicationMay 2023 (Tentative)
GNDU GMET Eligibility*UC: Class 12th passing certificate with 50% of marks
**RC: Class 12th passing certificate with 45% of marks

*UC = Unreserved Category Candidates

**RC = Reserved Category Candidates

GNDU GMET 2023 Eligibility Criteria

Considering the GNDU GMET eligibility criteria before applying for the exam is very crucial for the candidates. Doing otherwise may prove to be riskier for the candidate at any stage of the university management entrance test. This is because, if found ineligible at any stage of the admission process, the candidature of the candidate will be rendered cancelled irrespective of their performance in the exam and the GD & PI process.

Therefore, candidates must ensure to check and confirm the qualification eligibility, along with other exam guidelines beforehand. 

Educational Qualification

First and foremost, candidates must confirm their educational qualifications as part of their eligibility confirmation for the GNDU GMET 2023. Applicants may check and confirm their eligibility criteria for the exam mentioned below:

Educational Eligibility Criteria Qualification Marks/Percentile
Eligibility for Unreserved Category50% marks in Class 12th mark sheet. 
Eligibility for Reserved Category45% marks in Class 12th mark sheet.

Age Limit

There is no limitation on age limit for the GNDU GMET aspirants. Hence, any candidate who fulfils the other eligibility criteria of the examination may go ahead with the exam registration.


Candidates must provide the required category certificate from a competent body and the Punjab state domicile certificate to apply for a course under the domicile quota. While other relevant criteria are tabulated below: 

ParticularsRelevant Details
Educational Qualification Requirement50% marks in Class 12th mark sheet. 
Age LimitNot Applicable

GNDU GMET Reservation Criteria 2023

As per the guidelines issued by the Governor of Punjab in the interest of GNDU GMET 2023 reservation criteria, there will be a reservation of 48% of seats for all the reserved categories in the examination. While the qualifying criteria for the test are 45% in class 12th, candidates may confirm the availability of seats for the SC/ST/PwD, along with the other categories mentioned below.

CategoriesReservation Percentage
Ex-Serviceman/Ex-Serviceman (Dependent)13
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What are the GNDU MBA eligibility criteria?

The GNDU MBA eligibility criteria require candidates to secure passing marks of 50% of aggregate marks in their 12th class from a recognised institution.

Does GNDU allow admission without an MBA entrance exam?

As per the guidelines issued by the Punjab government, GNDU accepts admission in its various MBA programmes on both an entrance and merit basis. However, candidates must meet the other eligibility criteria of the GNDU GMET to be eligible for admission to the university. 

When can I apply for the GNDU GMET 2023 exam?

Candidates may apply for the GNDU GMET 2023 examination after the release of application forms on its website. The university is expected of releasing the application form in May 2023 for its annual entrance examination. 

What is the purpose of the GNDU GMET 2023 exam?

Through the annually conducted examination of GNDU GMET, Guru Nanak Dev University (GNDU) invites admission applications for its various UG and PG management programmes. 

We hope that the precise information on the examination eligibility criteria has been insightful for candidates aspiring for admission to the Guru Nanak Dev University’s MBA program through its GMET examination.

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