The University of Kerala conducted KMAT Kerala 2018 (June) on July 08, 2019. The University has announced the scorecard of KMAT Kerala 2018 early on July 13, 2018 from July 16, 2018. The scorecard has been announced online, on the official website. You need to enter Application Number and Password to download the scorecard. The Kerala Management Aptitude Test (KMAT) is a State level entrance test which is held two times a year. The candidates qualified candidates will be offered admission in MBA programme in various management institutes in the state of Kerala. The candidates can check complete details about the KMAT Kerala 2018 from this page.
KMAT Kerala 2018
The February exam was conducted in 17 centers of 10 districts in Kerala. However, for the June exam, it has been decided that 04 new test centers will be allotted outside the state of Kerala. The entire schedule for KMAT Kerala 2018 June exam is given in the table below.
|KMAT Kerala 2018||Important Dates|
|Notification for the Exam||08 Mar 2018|
|KMAT Kerala 2018 Registration starts from||09 Mar 2018 (05:00 pm)|
|Last Date to Submit Application Form|
|Availability of KMAT Kerala 2018 Admit Card for June Exam|
|KMAT Kerala 2018 Exam Date for June is|
|Answer Key will be Released on|
|Objections on Answer Key could be Raised till|
|Final KMAT Kerala 2018 Answer Key for June will be Published on|
|Result is Going to be Declared on|
|Issuance of KMAT Kerala 2018 Scorecard for June Exam|
KMAT Kerala 2018 Result
The Result of KMAT Kerala 2018 for June exam has been released. The result is available in pdf format and will consist of details such as Name of the candidate, Application number, Roll number, Marks in each section and the total marks, Rank obtained. After the declaration of result, the candidates will get the score card. The KMAT Kerala 2018 Score Card can be download by online mode at the official website of the exam.
KMAT Kerala 2018 Answer Key
Now that the exam is over, the University of Kerala has published the answer key at its official website. Along with the answer key, the candidates can also download the question paper of the entrance exam. You can use both to cross check your answers and calculate your probable score. The calculation of marks should be done as per the marking scheme given by the University of Kerala. On the basis of total marks calculate you can estimate your chances of qualifying the entrance test.
The candidates are also given the opportunity to submit objection(s) in the answer key. On the basis of the objection submitted by the candidate, the exam conducting body then releases the corrected exam answer key.
KMAT Kerala 2018 Cut off
The candidates who will obtain marks equal to or greater than the cut off will be declared as qualified. The cut off to qualify KMAT Kerala 2018 is different for each category. Check the cut off for KMAT Kerala 2018 June exam from the table below.
|Category||Qualifying Marks||Qualifying Percentage|
Colleges Which Accepts Kerala KMAT 2018 Score
Here are the name of the Institutes which accepts Kerala KMAT score for admission in MBA programme. Check it below.
|S.No.||Name of the College|
|1||College of Engineering,Thiruvananthapuram|
|2||T.K.M.College of Engineering,Kollam|
|3||Lourdes Matha College of Science & Technology,Thiruvananthapuram|
|4||Rajadhani Institute of Engineering And Technology, Alamcode, Attingal, Thiruvananthapuram|
|5||Bishop Jerome Institute, Fathima College Road,Kollam|
|6||Sree Narayana Institute of Technology, Theppupara, Ezhamkulam, Pathanamthitta|
|7||Kerala Institute of Tourism and Travel Studies, Thiruvananthapuram|
|8||Co-operative Institute of Management and Technology, Monvila, Trivandrum, Thiruvananthapuram|
|9||Marthoma Institute of Information Technology, Chadayamangalam, Ayur, Kollam|
|10||G K M Co-operative College of Management & Technology, Kakkode, Karakulam|
|11||Kerala Institute of Co-operative Management, Neyyardam, Thiruvananthapuram|
|12||Institute of Management and Technology,Punnapra,Alappuzha|
|13||Gurudev Institute of Management Studies,Kadakkal,Kollam|
|14||DC School of Management & Technology, Kinfra, Kazhakkuttam, Thiruvananthapuram|
|15||Institute of Management in Kerala, Kariyavattom, Thiruvananthapuram|
|16||Sankar Institute of Science Technology & Management|
|17||T.K.M.Institute of Management|
|18||Member Sree Narayana Pillai Institute of Management & Technology|
|19||Allama Iqbal Institute of Management|
|20||UIM, Vadakkal, Alappuzha|
|21||UIM, Poojappura, Thiruvananthapuram|
|22||UIM, Varkala, Thiruvananthapuram|
|23||UIM, Ezhamkulam, Adoor, Pathanamthitta|
|24||UIM, Mundakkal, Kollam|
|25||UIM, Chemmakkad, Kundara, Kollam|
|26||UIM, Punalur, Kollam|
KMAT Kerala 2018 Exam Eligibility Criteria
Before the candidates proceed to apply for the entrance test, it is important that you must ensure that you fulfill the eligibility conditions. Only after verifying the eligibility criteria of the exam, you can proceed to fill the KMAT Kerala 2018 Application Form.
- The aspirant should possess a Bachelor’s degree in any discipline from any recognized university.
- Should have secured minimum of 50% marks (40% for SC/ST category candidates) in the degree examination.
- Those who are in the final year of your degree and appearing for the last semester examination, are also eligible to apply for KMAT Kerala 2018.
KMAT Kerala 2018 Registration
The KMAT Kerala 2018 Online Registration can be done at the official website, kmatkerala.in. In order to register for the exam, the candidates need to enter details such as your name, date of birth, gender, category, and email id. Once the registration is done the aspirants will receive an Application Number and Password. Next, the applicants have to fill in necessary details in the application, upload their photograph & signature and pay the application fee. Before final submission of the application form, you must verify the details entered in the application form.
The applicants have to pay the following amount for the application fees of KMAT 2018:
Mode of Payment: KMAT Kerala 2018 application fee for June exam could be paid using credit card/ debit card/ net banking.
KMAT Kerala 2018 Exam Centers
The exam for KMAT Kerala 2018 June exam will be held at the following test centers:
Note: The four new centres are Mangalore, Bangalore, Chennai and Coimbatore.
KMAT Kerala 2018 Admit Card
The admit card for KMAT Kerala 2018 will be issued for only those candidates who will successfully register for the exam. The admit card will be available for download by online mode only at the official website of the exam. The candidates can download it by entering their Application Number and Password. Make sure that the details given on it are correct as the same will be verified by the exam invigilator at the exam center.
Other than print out of the KMAT Kerala 2018 Admit Card, you also need to take one photo identity proof while going for the examination. Without it, you might not be allowed to enter the examination hall.
KMAT Kerala 2018 Exam Pattern
The exam will be conducted in offline mode and you have to prepare for various topics in the examination. Here we have provided KMAT Kerala 2018 exam pattern for June session.
The total number of questions asked in the paper is 180 and you need to attempt it within 2.30 hours. Each question is going to be of 4 marks with 1 mark of negative marking. The final marks will be allotted to you are deducting the negative marks from the total marks you have obtained.
KMAT Kerala 2018 June exam paper will be divided into 4 sections and the questions will be of objective type. The complete details of which could be obtained from the table provided here:
|Section||No. of Questions||Maximum Marks|
|Verbal Ability and Reading Comprehension||50||200|
|Data Sufficiency and Logical Reasoning||40||160|
|General Knowledge and Contemporary Business Scenario||40||160|
KMAT Kerala 2018 Syllabus
After you have become acquainted with the aforementioned exam pattern, there is a need to understand the topics from which questions are asked in KMAT Kerala 2018 exam. For your convenience, we have provided below the complete syllabus for all the 4 sections. Have a look at it and start preparing for KMAT Kerala 2018 June exam accordingly:
|English Language Usage and Reading Comprehension||Quantitative Aptitude||Data Sufficiency and Logical Reasoning||General Knowledge and Contemporary Business Scenario|
|Reading Comprehension||HCF & LCM||Bar Graph||Business|
|Word Usage||Algebra||Line Graph||Sports|
|Fill in the Blanks||Simplification||Tables||Politics|
|Vocabulary||Ratios & Proportions||Combination of Graphs||Personalities in News|
|Critical Reasoning||Number system||Venn Diagram||Culture|
|Tenses||Geometry||Data Sufficiency||Social Developments|
|Antonym and Synonym||Profit & Loss||Pie Chart||Trade Awareness|
|Grammar||Work & Time||Propositions||Current Affairs of National and International Economics|
|Para Jumbles||Partnership (Accounts)||Blood Relations||Economics|
|Fact Inference Judgment||Geometric progression||Puzzles||–|
|–||Percentages & Averages||Syllogism||–|
|–||Quadratic equations||Data Arrangement||–|
|–||Time, speed and Distance||Statements||–|
|–||Theory of Equations||–||–|
|–||Sequence & Series||–||–|
|–||Permutation & Combination||–||–|
|–||Mensuration of Areas and Volumes||–||–|
|–||Maxima and Minima||–||–|
|–||Heights and Distances||–||–|
Recommended Books For KMAT Kerala 2018
After you have understood exam pattern and syllabus, it is time to gather the KMAT Kerala study material. Having access to some good books could be helpful you to prepare for KMAT Kerala 2018. For the same reason, in the table below you can find the list of most recommended books for KMAT Kerala 2018 exam preparation.
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|Quantitative Aptitude for CAT by Nishit Sinha||Click Here to Purchase|
|How to Prepare for Verbal Ability and Reading Comprehension for CAT by Arun Sharma||Click Here to Purchase|
Quantitative Aptitude for Competitive Examinations by RS Aggarwal
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|Verbal Ability and Reading Comprehension by Ajay Singh||Click Here to Purchase|
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Mission MBA MAT Mock tests & Solved papers by Tarun Goyal
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How to Prepare for KMAT Kerala 2018 Exam?
The next thing that you need to do after collecting the study material, is to prepare the timetable. This should be made in such a way that you can give time to every section. First of all, decide the topics that you find hard. Make a list of it. Now start giving priority to these topics on your timetable. To break the consistency, you can also include some easy topics. In this manner, preparation for KMAT Kerala 2018 exam will be much easier.
Follow the timetable strictly and make efforts to complete the topics in the decided time. After you have completed each section solve previous year questions papers and sample papers. Also, take section wise mock tests and try to answer quickly within the time allotted for it. However, don’t forget that accuracy is the key to score high in KMAT Kerala 2018 June exam.
Also, make your habit to note down the important points while preparing for the exam. This will act as a guide during the last days of the preparation. You need to learn shortcuts and tricks to solve the questions without spending much time on it. It is going to help in time management and save your time for the final exam.
In order to prepare for General Knowledge section, read daily magazines, watch the news, go through daily newspapers and join groups on Facebook that provides the latest updates on the events happening around the world.