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NMAT Registration 2021 (Phase 2 Open): Check NMAT Application Form, Dates, Fees, and Documents Required

NMAT Registration 2021 has started on Jan 3, 2022, for the phase 2 exam dates announced by GMAC. Candidates who have still not used all their 3 attempts (including 2 retakes) in phase 1 can fill NMAT 2021 application forms till Jan 9, 2022, by paying the application fee of INR 2300+taxes. 

  • NMAT Application forms 2021 are now available online on the official registration website for NMAT, i.e.,mba.com/nmat.
  • Candidates who meet the minimum eligibility criteria, i.e., a bachelor’s degree with a minimum aggregate score of 50%, can apply for NMAT 2021. Check NMAT 2021 Eligibility Criteria
  • The last date to apply for NMAT 2021 phase 1 was November 10, 2021. NMAT 2021 phase 1 exam has been successfully conducted online over a 75-day test window from Oct 14 to Dec 27, 2021, at 58+ NMAT Exam Centers located across the major cities of India.
  • Candidates must note that NMAT 2021 Application fee is INR 2300 plus taxes and INR 300 plus taxes is charged for applying to each additional B-school apart from the first 5 choices. Also Check NMAT 2021 Exam Pattern and Syllabus

Direct Link to Fill NMAT 2021 Application Form

NMAT Registration Dates

NMAT Registration Dates 2021

NMAT Application Forms have been released by GMAC on the official website along with the release of NMAT 2021 official notification. Take a look at the important dates related to NMAT 2021 exam registration tabulated below:

NMAT 2021 Events Dates  
NMAT 2021 Registration Begins August 3, 2021
Late date for NMAT Registration November 10, 2021
NMAT 2021 Retake Registration and Scheduling August 3 to December 24, 2021
NMAT 2021 Scheduling August 3 to November 17, 2021
NMAT 2021 Re-scheduling August 3 to December 24, 2021
NMAT 2021 Exam Date October 14 to December 27, 2021
NMAT 2021 Phase 2
NMAT 2021 Registration (Open) January 3 to 9, 2022
NMAT 2021 Scheduling January 3 to 9, 2022
NMAT 2021 Exam Delivery January 11 to 15, 2022

Check  NMAT by GMAC 2021 Exam Dates

NMAT Application Process

Prerequisites for NMAT Registration 2021

For filling NMAT Application form, certain important information and documents are necessary. Candidates must keep ready the below-mentioned documents before starting with NMAT Registration 2021:

Documents/ Details Required for NMAT Application 2021 Details
Personal Details Name, Address, DOB, Category details
Academic Documents
  • Class X Marksheet
  • Class XII Marksheet
  • Graduation, and/or other equivalent exams.
Scanned Documents
  • Scanned image of photograph
  • Scanned image of the signature
Bank Details Credit card, Debit card, or Net Banking details for payment of  NMAT Application Form Fee
Contact Details

Valid email address and mobile phone number

Must read: Preparation tips and study plan to crack NMAT 2021 exam. Check Here

How to Apply for NMAT 2021?

Candidates can follow the steps given to complete NMAT 2021 Registration Process: 

  • Visit the official website of GMAC for NMAT 2021 registration
  • Select the “Register Now” tab on the webpage
  • NMAT registration window will open. Fill in all the essential details like name, phone number, email ID, and press the 'Register' button.
  • After new user registration, candidates will receive their user ID and password on the registered email ID and phone number
  • Log in again with the account credentials to fill NMAT Application form.
  • Fill in all the requisites asked such as academic, work experience, and personal details
  • Select 5 B-Schools as your preference
  • Upload a scanned copy of the passport size photograph, not more than 1 MB and thus the file should be in JPG/JPEG or PNG format.
  • Select the mode of the exam (at exam center or home-based remote proctored) as per your preference.
  • Pay NMAT registration fee using any online payment method like revolving credit, MasterCard, Net Banking, American Express, Diners Club, MasterCard, VISA, and Mobile Wallets
  • After making the payment of NMAT registration fee, the ‘book NMAT exam’ tab will be active on the site and candidates will be able to book their slots by selecting the test center, and the date & time of the exam. Check NMAT 2021 Scheduling Process

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NMAT Reschedule Process

Recommended Web Browsers for NMAT Registration

Candidates applying for NMAT 2021 must make note of the recommended web browsers to ensure that they do not face any difficulties while registering for NMAT exam.

  • Google Chrome 3.0
  • Mozilla Version 3.0 & above
  • Internet Explorer 8 and above
  • Safari web browser for iOS

How to Schedule NMAT 2021 Exam for 3 Attempts?

GMAC allows candidates to appear for NMAT exam thrice (first attempt + 2 retakes). Candidates must register for the exam as early as possible to be able to take NMAT 2021 exam more than once to improve their scores. The data given below indicates the number of attempts you can take based on your first NMAT 2021 exam scheduling:

NMAT Scheduling for First Attempt Possible Attempts 
Before November 24, 2021 3
From November 24 to December 10, 2021 2
After December 10, 2021 1

How to Apply for NMAT 2021 Reschedule?

NMAT exam aspirants can choose NMAT schedule option 72 hours from the scheduled time and date of the test. Follow the below-mentioned steps to Reschedule NMAT 2021:

  • Log in to your NMAT registration account using the already generated login credentials
  • Click on the “Schedule NMAT Exam” button
  • Select the date, venue, and time of taking NMAT test
  • Finish the application process by paying the rescheduling fee using the online payment methods.
  • Click on the ‘process’ button

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How to Apply for NMAT 2021 Retake Registration?

Candidates can retake NMAT 2021 exam twice. Check the below-mentioned guidelines for NMAT 2021 retake registration-

  • Enter the credentials generated for NMAT 2021 registration on the dashboard
  • Go to the 'retake exam section' for NMAT.
  • Choose a new date and complete the registration process for NMAT 2021 by following the steps given above. 
  • Candidates with a disability have the provision for a scribe for NMAT 2021.
  • Candidates with disabilities have to upload a scanned copy of their disability certificate, which will be verified and accommodations would be made by GMAC. PwD candidates will be provided with these facilities:
    • Extra time beyond 120 minutes
    • Sevices of a Scribe/Reader for NMAT exam day
    • Larger fonts within NMAT testing system
    • Mobility assistance like wheelchair facility, helper staff, etc.
    • Once the application status is verified and updated, the e-payment window will be activated for the payment of NMAT registration fees. 
NMAT Registration Fees

NMAT Registration Fees 2021

Check the NMAT registration fee within the table below.

NMAT Application Type Application Fee (in INR)
Test Registration (regular fee)   2300 + applicable taxes
Test Registration (Late) 2800 + applicable taxes
Retake exam fee 2300 + applicable taxes
Reschedule 1200 + applicable taxes
Request for sending NMAT Scores to B-schools apart from the first five 300 per B-school + applicable taxes  
NMAT Second Phase Registration Fee 2300 + applicable taxes

NMAT Registration For PwD Candidates

NMAT Registration for Test Takers with Disabilities

Candidates with disabilities can avail of accommodation and scribe facility for taking NMAT 2021 exam. Such candidates need to provide a scanned copy of their incapacity certificate during NMAT registration. The helpdesk for NMAT by GMAC 2021 will verify the application and update the status for accommodation and other facilities mentioned below:  

  • Extra time beyond 120 minutes for taking NMAT exam
  • Scribe/Reader services for the exam day
  • Larger fonts in the exam testing system
  • Mobility assistance for disabled candidates (wheelchair facility, helper staff, etc.)
  • Once the registration status is verified, the e-payment window will get activated for the payment of NMAT registration fees. Pearson VUE will contact the applicants to provide accommodation at the test center location and required equipment.
NMAT Registration FAQs

NMAT by GMAC Registration FAQs

Ques. Who can I contact in case of any queries?

Ans. You may contact GMAC at:

Graduate Management Global Connection (India) Private Limited,

405, 4th Floor, Suncity Business Tower,

Golf Course Road, Sector 54,

Gurgaon 122 002, India

E-mail ID: NMAT by GMACprivacy@gmac.com

Phone Number: 09213027791

Ques. What are the modes of fee payment for NMAT Application 2021?

Ans: Candidates can pay the fee online via Master card /Visa Card/Debit Card/American Express/Net banking and through offline mode via demand draft. GMAC accepts all kinds of payment methods including mobile wallets.

Ques. For how many days will NMAT testing window be open?

Ans. NMAT 2021 testing window will be 75 days as per the previous year's schedule.

Ques. Where can I get NMAT 2021 Application Form?

Ans: NMAT by GMAC Application Form will only be available online on the official website i.e. mba.com/nmat. The registration window is active from January 3 to January 9, 2022, for the phase 2 exam dates. 

Ques. What is the application fee for NMAT 2021?

Ans: Yes, there is an application fee of INR 2300 to apply for the exam for early registration while candidates who will register late have to pay INR 2800 to apply for the exam.  

Ques: Is there any registration fee to reschedule NMAT?

Ans: Yes in order to reschedule NMAT 2021 candidates have to pay an additional fee of INR 1200. The option to reschedule can be opted of due to personal reasons candidates are unable to appear on the selected slot on a  particular date.

Ques:  What is the application fee to retake NMAT?

Ans:  Candidates can retake NMAT thrice in an academic cycle. In order to retake the exam, an additional fee of INR 2300 is to be paid. Aspirants can retake the test if not satisfied with their marks.

Ques. When & where I can check the status of my NMAT by GMAC 2021 application?

Ans: Candidates can check the status of their application a few days after the application submission on the official website of NMAT by GMAC.

Ques. Do I need to send the hard copy of the application form attached with documents?

Ans: Candidates don’t need to send any form or document to the university. Candidates can download the application form and print it out for all future correspondence.

*The article might have information for the previous academic years, which will be updated soon subject to the notification issued by the University/College.


is it any college available to get admission in MBA ?
Hi Imam, kindly mentioned the concerned course in which you want to take admission.
I have missed the date to Register for NMAT on 14th Oct,Now I can see that they have opened registration for Retake till 14th Dec.Since I didnt apply in the first attempt is it possible to apply for NMAT now during the registration window of Retake???
Hello Saurabh, Candidates can take retake of MNAT after the first attempt.
What is the acceptable photo format in NMAT registration form?
Hi Soumya, Only JPG, PNG, GIF. Formats are accepted, no landscape or rotated pictures are allowed. (Only studio clicked photographs accepted)
How much taxes do I have to pay on the NMAT registration fee?
Hi Arindam, Every bank has their own criteria for taxation, this depends on the bank charges described for the payment.
Do I have to register separately for each test attempt?
Hi Pankaj, Yes, you have to register separately for each test attempt. But for rescheduling, you do not have to do separate registration.
Will I receive a confirmation mail for NMAT registration?
Hi Vivek, Yes, you will receive a confirmation mail for NMAT registration once it is successful.
Any additional fee is to be paid for rescheduling the NMAT test?
Hi Vivek, No additional fee is required for rescheduling the NMAT test.
I accidentally registered twice for a single test date, what to do?

Hi Anwesha, You must send a mail to nmatbygmacsupport@pearson.com, stating the issue and then asking them to cancel the registration process. Also, if the same is not done you may be debarred from the exam system for a year.

Can I choose any test center of choice for appearing in NMAT?
Hi Ruby, Yes, just make sure it is near your location.
What are the accepted card types in NMAT registration process?

Hi ruby, The list of accepted online payment modes is as follows:

• Visa

• MasterCard

• American Express

• Debit Card

• Net Banking

• Diners Club

• Mobile Wallets


What is the minimum percentage required for NMAT registration?

Hi Soumya, No, the minimum percentage is defined for NMAT registration but the variation comes with the college.

Does link changes for NMAT registration with each time a new test date comes up?

Hi Sonal, No, the link remains the same: http://www.nmat.org.in/.

I want to correct some information in NMAT application form, can I do it after payment of application fee?
Hi Sonal, No, post payment edits are not possible.
I am facing some technical problems with NMAT registration process. What to do?
Hi Soumya, Just call for assistance at their helpline number: 0120 4397855.
Sir, i have filled by NMAT form and got the date for exam but not recieved appointment confirmation mail regarding centre information and all that they want at the time of exam. What to do in that case???

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