KMAT Exam Centres 2024: General Guidelines, Required Documents

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KMAT Exam Centres

KMAT Exam Centres: Karnataka Management Aptitude Test, KMAT exam, is an exam conducted by the Karnataka Post Graduate Private Colleges Association (KPPGCA) once a year. The exam is conducted to select eligible and qualified candidates for admission to various MBA programmes into more than 169 AICTE-approved university-affiliated top business schools in the state of Karnataka. 

KMAT is expected to be held in more than 10 cities all over the country and candidates from all over are eligible to apply. Continue reading the blog article below and find all the relevant information about KMAT Exam Centres.

Name of the ExamKarnataka Management Aptitude Test (KMAT)
Examination Conducting BodyKarnataka Post Graduate Private Colleges Association (KPPGCA)
Level of ExamNational-level entrance exam
Duration of the Examination120 minutes (2 hours)
Type of QuestionMultiple choice questions (MCQs)
Total Number of Questions120
Language of the ExaminationEnglish

KMAT Exam Centres

Due to the Covid-19 pandemic, the KMAT exam was conducted in a home-based online auto-proctored mode. Prior to the pandemic, the KMAT exam was conducted in an offline mode with examination centres spread all over the state of Karnataka. Here are the cities and centres where examination centres for the KMAT exam were allocated before the pandemic:

  1. Bangalore
  2. Bijapur
  3. Mangalore
  4. Belgaum
  5. Bellary
  6. Davanagere
  7. Gulbarga
  8. Hubli
  9. Mysore
  10. Shimoga

Also Read: KMAT Eligibility Criteria 2023

KMAT Exam Centres with Address

The KMAT Exam Centres are held in different cities. The exam centre with their addresses are mentioned in the table given below for your easy reference.

CitiesTest CentresAddresses
BangaloreIndian Academy School of Management StudiesHennur Cross, Hennur main road, Kalyan Nagar, near Kalyan Nagar bus depot, Bengaluru, Karnataka 560043
GulbargaSharnbasveshwar College of CommerceS.B.College campus Kalaburgi -585103
MangaloreA.J. Institute of ManagementKottara Chowki, Opposite Mahindra Showroom Mangaluru, Karnataka 575006
BijapurBLDE Association’s A.S Patil College of Commerce (Autonomous)MBA Programme, New campus, B.M. Patil Road, Vijaypura-586103
BelgaumBharatesh Education Trust’s Global Business SchoolBharatesh Education Trust’s Global Business School
BellaryAllum Karibasappa Institute of ManagementAllum Karibasappa Institute of Management
DavanagereMBA Programme, Bapuji Institute of Engineering and TechnologyMBA Programme, Bapuji Institute of Engineering and Technology
ShimogaPES Institute of Technology and ManagementPES Campus, NH 206, Sagar Road, Shivamogga -577204 Karnataka
HubliK.L.E. Society’s Institute of Management Studies and ResearchBVB Campus, Vidya Nagar, Hubballi, Karnataka 580031
MysorePooja Bhagavat Memorial Mahajana PG CentreK.R.S. Main road, Metagalli post, opposite State Bank, (Near J.K.Tyres) Metagalli, Mysuru, Karnataka 570016

Candidates should note that they can only select the examination centre once at the time of registration and it can not be changed later. Further, a candidate cannot choose more than one examination centre. 

Also Read: Karnataka Management Aptitude Test

KMAT Exam Centre General Guidelines

Candidates appearing for the KMAT exam are required to follow certain instructions before and after the examination. Non-compliance with such instructions may result in action being taken by the conducting body. Here are the guidelines that the candidates must keep in mind:

  1. Check and confirm the examination centre, date and time beforehand.
  2. Reach the examination centre one hour before the examination for security reasons and document verification.
  3. No electronic devices/gadgets, pieces of jewellery, watches or any other metal items will be allowed inside the examination centre. 
  4. Candidates are prohibited from carrying any eatables or drinks inside the exam centre.
  5. Candidates will be provided with 10 minutes extra for reading instructions in the booklet, entering the details, etc.

Also Read: KMAT Merit List 2023: Colleges and Dates

KMAT Exam Centre Required Documents

There are certain documents that a candidate has to carry to the examination centre on the day of the KMAT examination. Without these documents, the authority holds the right to detain the candidate from appearing in the examination. The list of documents is as follows:

  1. The candidate must carry a copy of the KMAT exam admit card on the day of the exam to the examination centre. 
  2. The candidates must carry a similar passport-size photograph that has been uploaded at the time of registration. 
  3. Carrying a valid ID proof with a candidate’s photograph is mandatory along with the admit card for the KMAT exam. 

Also Read: KMAT Kerala 2023: Dates, Eligibility, Pattern, Colleges


Does KMAT exam given from home as well?

The KMAT 2023 exam will be given remotely via online proctoring.

Where is the KMAT exam held?

In Karnataka, around 169 colleges offer admission based on the results of the KMAT exam.

Is registration for KMAT 2023 open?

Until October 25, 2023, candidates may still apply for the Karnataka Management Aptitude.

How many questions will be there in the KMAT exam?

There will be a total of 120 questions divided into 3 sections in the KMAT examination.

Every year thousands of candidates appear for the KMAT exam to get admitted to AICTE-approved universities for MBA programmes. To help students with the KMAT examination centres, we have provided detailed information in this blog to help them prepare accordingly and ace the exam with a strategic approach. We hope candidates find it helpful and help them prepare for the exam.

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