KMAT Kerala 2020: Registration (1st Feb), Dates, Eligibility, Pattern, Syllabus

KMAT Kerala 2020 2nd Cycle Online Registration will be started on 1st February 2020. Kerala Management Aptitude Test, in short, is well known as KMAT Kerala which is conducted by KUFOS (Kerala University of Fisheries and Ocean Studies). The candidate seeking MBA admission will have to qualify in any of the entrance tests such as KMAT Kerala, CMAT and CAT.

Candidates have to attain the Kerala Management Aptitude Test, or KMAT Kerala 2020 is led by the University of Kerala supervised by the Admission Supervisory Committee and Fee Regulatory Committee for Professional Colleges of Kerala. It is Exam Conducted by KUFOS (Kerala University of Fisheries and Ocean Studies).

KMAT is a state-level entrance test held for providing admission to various management programs in the state of Kerala. KMAT is a gateway for the candidates to get admission in MBA course.

Here necessary details of the KMAT Kerala Entrance Exam Such as Application Form, Exam Dates, Eligibility Criteria, Exam Pattern, Admit Cards And Syllabus Etc.

KMAT Kerala 2020 NotificationRegistration starting on 1st Feb.

New KMAT Kerala 2020 Online Registration will be Started on 1st February 2020. Click Here to Check Registration Details.

KMAT Kerala 2020 Dec. Session Score Card has been Available on 12th December 2019. Click Here to Check Details.

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KMAT Kerala Highlights

Exam NameKMAT Kerala 
Full-FormKerala Management Admission Test
Exam TypesMBA Courses
Exam LevelState-level
Courses OfferedManagement
Conducting BodyKUFOS
Application ModeOnline
Exam ModeOffline
Exam Date17th May 2020 (Feb. Session)
Exam Duration2 hours
Official website
Helpline0471-2335133, 8547255133

KMAT Kerala 2020 Exam Dates

Important dates of the KMAT Kerala entrance exam are mentioned in the below-provided table. Details are provided for candidates, so they don’t miss any events such as Online application starts, Last date to submit an application fee, Availability of admit card, etc. Read all the details carefully. Aspirants can check here the official dates of the KMAT Kerala 2020:

For December Session:

EventsDates (Announced)
Application form  Released16th August 2019
Last date to submit an Application Form11th November 2019
Admit card release14th November 2019
KMAT Kerala 2020 Exam Date1st December 2019
Answer key release date2nd December 2019
Objection (if any)December 2019
Result Declaration10th December 2019

For Feb. Session:

EventsDates (Announced)
Application form starts1st February 2020
Application form submissionLast week of March 2020
Admit card availabilityLast week of April 2020
KMAT Kerala 2020 Exam Date17th May 2020
Answer key release date3rd week of May 2020
Rank announcementlast week of May 2020
Score Cardlast week of May 2020

KMAT Kerala 2020 Registration

KMAT Karnataka 2020 Online Registration will be started on 1st February 2020. Fill and apply KMAT Kerala before the due date as mentioned. The admission process is a three-step process, including filling up of the Application Form, entrance exam, and release of merit list.

The applicant can apply for admission to MBA/PGDM programs offered by various universities and institutes in Kerala. To appear in KMAT, the candidates will have to fill an online Application Form which will be available on the official portal of the KMAT Kerala website from the scheduled date.

  • The KMAT Kerala 2020 Application Form is available in online mode only.
  • KMAT Kerala 2020 Application Form is filled through online mode.
  • The registration process will start on 1st February 2020 for the February session and from the second week of March 2020 for the June session.
  • Candidates are advised to register working e-mail ID & contact number as all the details will be sent through SMS.
  • Candidates should fill all the required details on the Application Form.
  • Candidates are required to upload the scanned images of photograph and signature.
  • The photograph should be in 150 x 200 with a maximum of 40KB size and the signature should be in 150 x 60 dimensions.
  • Candidates must also require taking the printout of the Application Form for future use.

Application Fee:

All candidates have to pay Application Form fees according to candidates category wise. Once payment is done by candidates, it will not be refunded back. Keep copies of the filled Application Form for further use. Take a look at provided important point below:

  • The application fee will be  1000/-(Rs. 750/- for SC/ ST candidates).
  • Candidates can submit the fee through online mode (credit card/debit card/net banking of any bank).
  • The fee is non-refundable.
  • Do not forget to take the printout of the online fee receipt.

How to Fill KMAT Kerala 2020 Application FormClick Here

KMAT Kerala 2020 Eligibility Criteria

To apply candidate needs to Graduate with minimum 50% marks in any subject from a recognized university and the Minimum cut-off in Graduation for Reserved category aspirants is 40% Final year Graduation candidates are also eligible to apply, but they will have to provide Graduation certificate at the time of admission process.

Here, aspirants can check their Eligibility criteria:


  • Aspirants must be an Indian citizen.
  • Domicile: Aspirant should be a native of Kerala.

Qualification Criteria:

  • Qualifying Exam: Aspirant should pass a graduation degree in any discipline from the Kerala state or any other recognized university.
  • Minimum Marks: Candidates have to secure at least 50% marks (40% marks for reserved category) in the qualifying exam.
  • Final year/semester aspirants are also eligible to apply.
  • Percentage: Candidates must have obtained 50% marks in the qualifying exam (40% marks for SC/ST).
  • Appearing: Candidates who are in the final year of graduation or candidates waiting for their results are also eligible to apply.
  • Score: Candidates who have a valid score card of CMAT & CAT are also eligible to apply.
  • Age Limit: There is no age limit to apply for KMAT Kerala 2020 entrance examination.

KMAT Kerala 2020 Exam Pattern

In questions, paper questions asked will be from Syllabus subjects such as English language, Reading and Comprehension, Quantitative Aptitude, Data Sufficiency, and Logical Reasoning,.General Knowledge and Business Scenario. All candidates must check the full exam pattern so they can prepare for the exam from it. Exam pattern contains details of entrance exam such as total numbers of a mark, total questions, paper mode, and languages, etc

The exam pattern complete details are given below:

  • Exam Mode: The exam will be held in offline mode.
  • Duration: The duration of the exam will be 3 hours.
  • Type of Questions: The question paper will be consisting of multiple-choice questions.
  • Of Questions: A total of 180 questions will be asked in the examination.
  • Language: The question paper will be asked in the English language.
  • Marking Scheme: For the correct answer, four marks will be allotted to the candidates.
  • Negative Marking: No marks will be deducted for a wrong answer.
SubjectsNo. of Questions
English Language Usage & Reading Comprehension50
Quantitative Aptitude50
Data Sufficiency & Logical Reasoning40
General Knowledge & Contemporary Business Scenario40

KMAT Kerala 2020 Marking Scheme

KMAT Kerela 2020 Marking Scheme is also important for the students who shall appear for the exam. It will be useful even after the exam has been conducted since the conducting body shall release the answer key. Check the expected KMAT Kerala 2020 Marking Scheme. Students should remember this while they are preparing and also during the answer key release as well.

  • Marks for Correct Answer: 4 marks
  • Marks for the Wrong Answer: -1 marks
  • Total Marks: 720

KMAT Kerala 2020 Syllabus

Candidates asked the question will be from form KMAT Kerala which is expected to be held in April and June. The written test will consist of questions topics from English Language Usage and Reading Comprehension, Quantitative Aptitude, Data Sufficiency, and Logical Reasoning and General Knowledge and Contemporary Scenario. The duration of the exam is 3 hours.

KMAT Kerala 2020 Syllabus will consist of questions from English Language Usage and Reading Comprehension, Quantitative Aptitude, Data sufficiency & Logical Reasoning and General Knowledge & Contemporary Business Scenario.

For Section1 (English Language Usage and Reading Comprehension), Candidates must concentrate on Reading Comprehension, Grammar, Word Usage, Fill in the Blanks and much more.

For Section 2 (Quantitative Aptitude), candidates must study HCF & LCM, Algebra, Quadratic Equation, Functions, Trigonometric Ratios, Height & Distance and much more.

For Section 3 (Data sufficiency & Logical Reasoning), candidates will have to study topics like Bar Graph, Line Graph, Data Arrangements, Statements, etc.

For section 4 (General Knowledge), candidates must go through topics such as Business, Sports, Culture, Economics, etc.

KMAT Kerala 2020 Preparation Tips

Candidates can follow the below-given preparation tips to score well in the entrance test:

  • Make a study routine and follow it strictly.
  • The study from good sources of material recommended by experts.
  • Go through the prescribed syllabus & exam pattern of the entrance exam.
  • Make your preparation strong by practicing previous year papers.
  • Attempt mock tests to know your preparation standards and thereby make necessary changes.

KMAT Kerala 2020 Admit Card

KMAT Kerala 2020 Feb. Session Admit Card will be available in Last week of April 2019. Admit cards of KMAT Kerala Admit Card which will be issued to each candidate who shall have filled their application forms successfully. The admit card is a mandatory document that should be carried to the examination hall. Candidates found without their admit card, will not be allowed to take the test.

Only those candidates will be able to download the admit card, who will submit their online Application Form within the period. Candidates are required to carry admit card along with an ID proof to the examination venue.

KMAT Kerala 2020 Exam Centers

KMAT Kerala 2020 Exam will be held in different cities of Kerala, U.T of Lakshadweep, Chennai, Mangalore, Bangalore, and Coimbatore. If the total number of registered aspirants will be found less than 100 in Chennai, Mangalore, Bangalore, and Coimbatore, then ASC will reserve all the right to transfer candidates who will choose the above center to nearby exam centers. No more center changes will be allowed after submitting the center details.

KMAT Kerala 2020 Answer Key

KMAT Kerala 2020 Dec. Session Answer key has been released on 2nd December 2019. The Examining Authority will issue the KMAT Kerala response key immediately after the completion of the written examination. Candidates can check their answers using the Answer key and predict the ranking they will get.

The answer key will be published in the first week of February 2020. Candidates can also send the objection in the answer key to the relevant authority if they have one. After accepting the objection, the final correction key will be published in the second week of February 2020.

KMAT Kerala 2020 Cut Off

KMAT Kerala 2020 Cut Off will be released online after the declaration of results. The minimum cut-off will be 108 marks for General Category, 72 marks for SEBC and 54 marks for SC/ST candidates.

The cut-off will be based on no. of candidates appearing for the exam, no. of seat availability, the difficulty level of exam, previous year cut-off trends and other factors.

KMAT Kerala 2020 Result

Candidates who appear for KMAT Kerala Result will be announced on the official website. Through online mode download and effects is possible. As expected Results of both April and June exams will be published separately. Results are supposed to be announced 20 days after the review. June exam results are expected to be announced in July.

No candidate will get any hard copy of the result to their home address. Through scorecard, candidates will get to know about their actual rank. By scores obtained in the scorecard, admission will be given to the candidate.

KMAT Kerala Counselling 2020

  • Candidates who are eligible and qualify the KMAT Kerala entrance exam only that candidates will be called for the counseling procedure.
  • Counseling for KMAT Kerala will be on the bases of the candidate’s score marks in the Entrance examination.
  • After the result is out counseling will start from April.

The Counseling Process of KMAT Kerala 2020 will be held as per the selection criteria of various participating institutes. Candidates will also have to participate in Group Discussion (GD) and Personal Interview (PI) rounds.

KMAT Kerala 2020 Admission

By the score obtained by the candidates, the authority will prepare the classification list for admission. Based on the list of qualifications, candidates will be called for advice. In the council, the authority will assign the seats to the candidates according to the rank they have obtained.

The latest KMAT Kerala 2020 admission will be provided after the entrance exam, personal interview, and group discussion. Applicants must also verify their original documents to be eligible for admission.

Documents Required for Admission

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  • KMAT Kerala Admit Card 2020
  • KMAT Kerala Score Card 2020
  • Tenth brand sheet and certificates
  • Photographs of the size of the passport
  • Domicile certificate
  • Category certificate
  • Character certificate

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