KMAT Kerala 2021: Application Form, Eligibility, Exam Dates, Syllabus

KMAT Kerala 2021 will be conducted by the Kerala University of Fisheries and Ocean Studies (KUFOS). It is a state-level examination which is conducted two times every year. Admission will be offered by various government and private institute of Kerala. Through this examination, candidates can get admission MBA courses. In this article, candidates can get details about the KMAT Kerala 2021 including dates, application form and eligibility.


KMAT Kerala 2021 Exam Dates

Candidates must go through the KMAT 2021 important dates from below:

For Session First:

Events Dates (Tentative)
Starting of application form December 2020
Last date to submit the application Last week of December 2020
Admit card 1st week of January 2021
KMAT Kerala 2021 exam date 2nd week of January 2021
Answer key
Announcement of result Last week of January 2021

For Session Second:

Events Dates (Tentative)
Starting of application form 2nd week of March 2021
Last date to submit the application Last week of June 2021
Admit card Last week of June 2021
KMAT Kerala 2021 exam date 1st week of July 2021
Answer key 2nd week of July 2021
Announcement of result 3rd week of July 2021

KMAT Kerala 2021 Application Form

Here candidates can get details about the KMAT Kerala 2021 Registration:

  • The application form will be available through online mode only.
  • Candidates can fill their application form from December 2020 for the first session and the second week of March 2021 for the second session.
  • Fill all the required details carefully i.e. education, personal, mobile number, etc.
  • Upload your passport size photograph and signature in the prescribed format.
  • Any correction facility will not be provided by the authorities after the submission of the application form.
  • Application for the first session will be filled till the last week of December 2020 and for the second session, it will be filled till the last week of June 2021.
  • Take the printout of the filled application form and keep it secure for other references.

Application Fee:

  • The application fee will be paid through online mode using debit card/ credit card or net banking.
  • The application fee will be non-refundable in nature.

In the given table candidates can check the fee structure for all categories:

Category Application Fee
For general category Rs. 1000
For SC/ ST category Rs. 750

KMAT Kerala 2021 Eligibility

Candidates must check KMAT Kerala eligibility before filling the application form:

  • Nationality: Candidates must be an Indian candidate.
  • Age Limit Criteria: There will be no age limit criteria.
  • Qualification: Candidates must have passed any bachelor’s degree from any recognized university or institute.
  • Marks Criteria: Candidates must secure a minimum of 50% (40% for SC/ ST category) in their qualifying examination.
  • Score Card: Candidates who have CMAT or CAT scorecard will also be eligible to apply.
  • Appearing Candidates: Candidates those are appearing in their final year will be eligible.

KMAT Kerala Exam Pattern

Candidates can check the KMAT Kerala 2021 exam pattern from the given section:

  • Mode of Examination: Examination will be conducted through pen or paper-based.
  • Total Questions: 180 questions will be asked in the examinations.
  • Type of Questions: Objective type questions will be asked in the examination.
  • Language: Questions paper will be in the English language.
  • Time Duration: 2 and a half hours will be provided to solve the question paper.
  • Marking Scheme: Four marks will be awarded for every correct answer.
  • Negative Marking: One mark will be deducted for each wrong answer.

Candidates can check exam pattern in the table below:

Subjects Total Questions Marks
Quantitative aptitude 50 200
English language usage and reading compression 50 200
General knowledge and contemporary business scenario 40 160
Data sufficiency and logical reasoning 40 160
Total 180 720

KMAT Kerala Syllabus 2021

Candidates must check some topics of KMAT Kerala 2021 syllabus from below:

English Language: Grammar, vocabulary, fill in the blank, Para jumble, tense, synonyms, antonyms, reading comprehension, word meaning etc.

Quantitative Aptitude: Time and work, pie chart, number system, data interpretation, simple interest, compound interest, series, basic arithmetic, algebra, HCF, LCM, etc.

Data Sufficiency and Logical Reasoning: Table, pie, bar, blood relation, series, data structure, line graphs, coding, decoding, statement, arrangements etc.

Preparation Tips

Here we have mentioned some KMAT Kerala 2021 preparation for the students:

  • Go through the complete exam pattern and know your syllabus.
  • Don’t skip important topics and prepare short notes.
  • Make a time table and follow it daily.
  • Choose the best study materials and read the newspaper.
  • Solve previous year question papers, sample papers and unsolved papers.
  • Take healthy food and drink plenty of water to stay fit.

KMAT Kerala 2021 Admit Card

KMAT Kerala admits card will be released in the first week of January 2021. Candidates can check they are admitted card through online mode. Candidates can check they are admitted card by entering application number.

Check all the details carefully in the admit card. If candidates found any discrepancy in admit card then they can contact the officials. Candidates must have to bring their admit card on the day of examination.

KMAT Kerala Answer Key 2021

KMAT Kerala 2021 answer key will be released after a few days of the examination. The answer key will be released through online mode. Through the answer key candidates can get their estimate score.

If candidates found any discrepancy in the answer key then they can put the objection. After that final answer key will be released by the authorities.

KMAT Kerala 2021 Cut Off

KMAT Kerala cut off will be released through online mode by the authorities. Candidates must have to pass minimum cut off marks. Cut off will be released after a few days of the result.

For general category cut off marks will be 108, for SEBC 72 marks and SC and ST category cut off marks will be 54 marks.

KMAT Kerala 2021 Result

KMAT Kerala result will be published through online mode on the website. Candidates can check their result by entering their details. The result will be released in January 2021 for the first session.

For second session candidates will be able to check their result in the third week of July 2021. Based on the result candidates will be called for the counselling procedure.

KMAT Kerala 2021 Counselling

KMAT Kerala counselling will be conducted after the announcement of the result. Counselling will be done based on various steps like group discussion, personal interview, etc.

The seat will be allotted to the candidates based on total availability of seats, documents verification, etc. Candidates must have to bring their original documents for verification. Without verification of documents, the seat will not be allotted to the candidates.

Candidates must have to bring the following documents for the verification process:

  • KMAT Kerala 2021 admit card
  • KMAT Kerala 2021 scorecard
  • Category certificate
  • Domicile certificate
  • Migration certificate
  • 10 and 12thclass mark sheets
  • Passport size photographs etc.