SMAT 2020: Application Form (Released), Dates, Eligibility

SMAT 2020 Application Form can be filled till 9th December 2020. SMAT 2020 Sports Management Admission Test is an Entrance Exam conducted for eligible candidates to apply in Sports Management at the International Institute of Sports Management.

The aspirants of SMAT 2020 will be tested on their aptitude in Math and English. The majority of the focus for testing candidates will be based on their interests and knowledge in various sports.

IISM’s SMART has 30% of weight, and the questions are related to sports. Candidates from any educational background and who have a keen interest in sports may apply. This entrance exam is conducted in online mode, i.e., computer-based.

SMAT allows candidates to take admission in Bachelor of Sports Management (BSM), Master of Sports Management (MSM), PGPS & WM program. There will be a 3 round process. Candidates will be selected by overall and sectional cutoffs.

SMAT 2020 Notification – Application filled till 9th Dec.

NewSMAT 2020 Application Form can be filled till 9th December 2019. Click Here to Check Application Details.

SMAT 2020 Quick Links

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SMAT 2020 Highlights

Exam NameSMAT
Full-FormSports Management Admission Test
Exam TypesPG Level
Exam LevelNational Level
Course OfferedManagement
Conducting BodyIISM
Application ModeOnline
Exam ModeOnline
Exam Date19th December 2019
Exam Duration 90 minutes
Official Website
Email ID – [email protected]

SMAT 2020 Important Dates

The table is directed to represent a schedule for SMAT 2020 Events. These dates are subject to change as per the International Institute of Sports Management.

EventDates (Announced)
Application form availabilityReleased
Last Date Of Application Form9th December 2019
SMAT 2020 Entrance Exam19th December 2020
Result declaration

SMAT 2020 Application Form

  • SMAT 2020 Registration has been Started Now.
  • SMAT 2020 Registration can be done till 9th December 2020.
  • Candidates may apply for their desired program by SMART or through MAH-CET Scores.
  • Candidates have to visit the official website at and click the apply link.
  • The application form will be completed in 5 steps
  • Step-1- Registration (Enter a name, permanent email, mobile number, select state, select city, select course), Step-2- Verifying Email, Step-3- Filling the application form, Step-4- Uploading required documents and Step-5- Paying Application Fees

Application Fees

  • Submitting the fees would be the last stage of an application process.
  • Candidates will be required to pay the amount using available options.
  • The amount to be paid by candidates depending on the candidate’s category will be indicated later.

SMAT Eligibility Criteria 2020

Candidates will be analyzed for suitability by the following points. Each differs based on the selection mode indicated by candidates:-

Criteria if Applying through SMAT 2020

  • Qualifying Examination- HSC and graduation level (Bachelor’s degree)
  • Minimum marks- at least 50% for applicants belonging to the Open category.
  • Reservation– 5% i.e. candidates from reserved category having 45% at HSC or Graduation may apply.

Criteria if applying through MAH-CET score

  • Aspirants of MSM & PG ma ay also apply using MAH-CET scores. However, candidates must satisfy these criteria.
  • Minimum marks required– a minimum of 55 percentile (45 for reserved category) in the MAH CET Test will be required.

Exam Pattern for MSM/PGPS & WM

There will be three rounds for selecting candidates. Round 1 will be an ONLINE test. The pattern has been provided below. There is a slight difference in the exam pattern for both the courses.

  • SMAT 2020 Exam Date has been Announced. The Exam will be held on 8th July 2020.
  • Mode of the Exam- Online
  • Duration- 2 hours for MSM/ PGPS & WM and 1.5 hours for BSM.
SectionsAreasMSM/ PGPS & WMBSM
Section 1Quantitative Analysis2015
Section 2Data Interpretation3025
Logical Reasoning
Section 3Verbal Ability3525
Verbal Reasoning
Reading Comprehension
Section 4Sports Awareness3525
Total questions12090
Duration of the exam-2 hours1.5 hours

SMAT 2020 Ran Round 2 & 3

  • Round 2 for MSM/ PGPS & WM and BSM differ from each other.
  • For MSM/ PGPS & WM, students will have to submit a Statement of Purpose explaining why they want to join the Master’s program.
  • Candidates will get a questionnaire to write SoP.
  • For BSM, students reaching Round 2 will have to submit an essay on the topic given to them related to sports and social issues.
  • Pointers will be given to selected candidates to write the essay.
  • Round 3- will be a face to face interaction round. Candidates will be shortlisted on the basis of round 2. The interview shall focus on candidate’s liking and awareness of the business of sports.  

Preparation Tips for SMAT 2020

  • International Institute of Sports Management has provided a guide on its official website at that states how the SMAT exam can be cracked.
  • Candidates are advised to read this guide carefully and abide by the guidelines.
  • The test has various aspects as discussed on the website.
  • Also, check out the sample papers for Bachel, or of Sports Management and Master of Sports Management

SMAT 2020 Syllabus

Quantitative Analysis: Be affluent with tricks that will help in solving the number based questions easily. Know the formulas well to avoid spending time on word-based problems.

Verbal Analysis: As the name suggests, the verbal analysis would comprise questions the s that would judge your reading and reasoning abilities. So be sure you are well aware. The questions are framed such that assess student’s skills in understanding the concept of framed words and comprehension skills. This test would also want them to think constructively and communicate in the language.

Logical Reasoning and Data Interpretation: It is important for students to use logic and make decisions. The test will assess the student’s logical thinking ability based on how they gather the required information from a data pool. It is essential to know how to apply data and understand it.

SMAT Admit Card 2020

  • Hall Tickets will be issued for candidates who register themselves before the last date expires.
  • The SMAT 2020 Admit Card will have all the essential information related to the exam venue.
  • You must be present at the center at least 30 minutes prior to the exam starts to complete the formalities.
  • Do not forget to carry a valid ID proof to be on the safer side.

SMAT Result 2020

Latest Applications For Various UG & PG Courses Open 2020:

    1. Manipal University 2020 Admission Open For UG & PG Courses. Apply Now
    2. UPES, Dehradun Enroll Yourself for the Academic Year 2020. Apply Now
    3. Pearl Academy No.1 Fashion School – Admissions Open for 2020 batch. Apply Now
  • Results of SMAT 2020 Result will be announced in online mode through the official website at
  • SMAT 2020 Result will be declared in January 2020.
  • Results of Rounds 1,2 & 3 will be embedded on the page.
  • Clicking the link round wise, you will see the PDF file containing the Serial number, First name, Last name, Ova overall percentage, Overall Percentile, Candidate Rank, Reservation category, Course applied for, Qualifying status.
  • Candidates should keep a photocopy of the result page

For any other queries about SMAT 2020, you can leave your queries below in the comment box.

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  1. Subhadeep Mandal says:

    I’m final year student at bsc agriculture.can I apply for smat 2019?

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