JEMAT Selection Process 2023 

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JEMAT Selection Process

The JEMAT selection process is segmented into three steps,  the written exam, the Group Discussion/Personal Interview rounds, and the counselling round. Candidates who pass the written exam will be invited to the JEMAT GD and PI rounds. These rounds are specially developed and carried out to assess the cognitive ability and aptitude of candidates in the fields of Mathematics, Logical Reasoning, and English. 

Exam nameJEMAT
JEMAT full formJoint Entrance Management Aptitude Test
Conducting BodyMaulana Abdul Kalam Azad University of Technology (MAKAUT)
Exam LevelState-level
FrequencyOnce a year
Mode of examinationRemotely Proctored
Duration1 hour
SyllabusLogical Reasoning, English, Mathematics
Number of questionsConsists of 100 MCQs
Marking Scheme+1 mark is awarded for a correct answer;
0.25 marks are deducted for an incorrect answer
Application feesINR 600
Courses offeredMBA, MHA, MBA (part-time)
Official website

JEMAT: An Overview

JEMAT or the Joint Entrance Management Aptitude Test is a state-level entrance exam conducted by MAKAUT or the Maulana Abul Kalam Azad University of Technology, every year to enrol promising candidates into the best business institutes of  West Bengal. Therefore, individuals aspiring to pursue an MBA and wishing to carve lucrative career trajectories for themselves in the field of business and management are encouraged to partake in the said exam. 

The questionnaire for JEMAT 2023 predominantly comprises 50 objective-based questions that are to be answered within a duration of one hour. Candidates intending to get admitted into the various B-schools of West Bengal via JEMAT(2023) exam must register themselves, download the admit cards, partake in the JEMAT exam, and qualify for the GD-PI rounds. 

Must Read: JEMAT 2023: Latest Updates, Important Dates, Syllabus

JEMAT Selection Process 2023 

The JEMAT 2023 exam selection framework is segmented into three steps,  the written JEMAT Exam, Group Discussion / Personal Interview Rounds, and the Counselling Round. 

The Group Discussion and Personal Interview rounds are used to assess applicants’ intellectual aptitude and understanding of the subjects of business and management. The authorities impose extra strain on the handpicked layer of candidates to scrutinise and evaluate their capacity to deal with convoluted business/management-based problems. These rounds are used to assess not only applicants’ textbook knowledge but also their grasp of the subject and their ability to apply that information in real-life settings. 

JEMAT (2023) Written Exam

JEMAT, or the Joint Entrance Management Aptitude Test, is a state-level exam held each year by MAKAUT, or the Maulana Abul Kalam Azad University of Technology, to admit promising contenders in West Bengal’s leading business colleges. Individuals intending to pursue an MBA and build viable career trajectories for themselves in the field of business and management are therefore urged to take the exam. 

The JEMAT 2023 questionnaire is made up of 50 objective-based questions pertaining to the subjects of English, Mathematics, and Logical Reasoning.  Candidates sitting for the exam are required to complete the written exam within 60 minutes.  Aspirants intending to take the exam should completely examine the questionnaire before tackling the questions as there will be questions that appear complex or confusing to answer, resulting in the selection of erroneous responses. This can result in a 0.25-mark deduction for incorrect responses. In addition, attempting them may waste time and energy. As a result, it is recommended that participants review their responses before selecting the preferred option. For each correct answer, candidates will receive one point. 

Group Discussion

The Group Activity/Group discussion involves screening applicants based on their contributions to the debate on the given subjects within a constrained time limit. In this stage, candidates are judged based on their involvement, communication abilities, and in-depth knowledge of the subject. These rounds are used to assess an applicant’s intellectual capacity and comprehension of the Business and Management disciplines. Candidates called for the GD rounds are evaluated based on how well they understand the subject matter. 

Personal Interview

In the Personal interview round, the interviewer and the candidate meet in person or are connected via online mode. Applicants in this stage are evaluated based on their communication abilities and aptitude for the Business/Management Field. Apart from that, candidates are also assessed on their presence of mind, overall personality, and communication/soft skills. 

Counselling Round 

The JEMAT 2023 Exam Counselling session(s) will be held both online and offline by the conducting authority. Albeit the official dates for the counselling sessions are yet to be released, candidates intending to take the exam should keep an eye on the conducting body’s official website, The counselling process will commence once the exam results are made available (speculated to be released during the third week of July 2023) and the Group Discussion/Personal Interview Rounds are concluded.

Documents required for the JEMAT (2023) Counselling Process: 

  1. Scorecard 
  2. Hall Ticket 
  3. Caste certificate / PH certificate 
  4. Original academic mark sheets and certificates
  5. Valid ID proof with photo.


What is the official website for JEMAT 2023?

The official website for JEMAT 2023 is

What is the full form of the JEMAT exam?

The full form of the JEMAT exam is Joint Entrance Management Aptitude Test.

Who conducts the JEMAT exam?

The JEMAT exam is conducted by the Maulana Abdul Kalam Azad University of Technology (MAKAUT).

The JEMAT Entrance Exam (2023)  can be instrumental for individuals who wish to get admitted into the esteemed institute’s lucrative management programmes. This exam can be a stepping stone for numerous aspirants who wish to carve flourishing career paths for themselves in the management field. 

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