KMAT Karnataka 2022 exam is the Gateway to MBA/MCA in 200+ Karnataka and Bangalore colleges. The exam is a paper-pen based test of 2 hours duration.  Registration process for KMAT 2022 is online and can be completed in 12 simple steps.

Good score in KMAT 2022 exam will offer admission to MBA and MCA courses in the prominent Institutes in Bangalore and rest of Karnataka State. One of the key features of KMAT entrance exam is that it leads to admission in B-schools which have moderate fee structure. KMAT full form is Karnataka Management Aptitude Test (KMAT). KMAT Exam 2022 will be conducted by KPPGCA Karnataka.

KMAT Exam 2022: Highlights

KMAT Exam 2022 Conducting AuthorityKarnataka Private Post Graduate Colleges Association (KPPGCA)
KMAT Full FormKarnataka Management Aptitude Test (KMAT)
KMAT 202 Exam DateTo be announced
Top MBA Colleges under KMAT Karnataka ExamIFIM, IBA, ISBR, CMR, Kristu Jayanthi, ABBS & many others
KMAT Exam 2022 Application ProcessOnline
KMAT Exam 2022 PatternPaper-Pen Based
Maximum Marks in KMAT exam 2022120
Number of Sections in KMAT 2022 Exam3
Type of Questions in KMAT entrance examMCQs
Answer Options in KMAT entrance exam4
Negative Marking in KMAT entrance examNo Negative Marking for Wrong Answer
KMAT Exam 2021 Duration2 hours
MBA Intake through KMAT Exam 2022200 colleges with 15000+ Seats Appx. Across Bangalore & Rest of Karnataka
Admission Eligibility All India category candidates through KMAT Karnataka 2022 examYes available in all the KMAT accepting colleges


The MBA/MCA colleges in Bangalore and rest of Karnataka with moderate fee structure will accept KMAT 2022 exam score as admission criteria for All India Candidates and Karnataka Domicile candidates for admission to their flagship MBA/PGDM/MCA programmes in 2022. 

KMAT 2022 Important Dates
All the KMAT 2022 important dates related to KMAT Karnataka 2022 Exam dates and other activities are announced along with the release of KMAT notification. All the KMAT 2022 important dates, KMAT Karnataka 2022 exam date & Schedule, KMAT exam eligibility, KMAT exam date for start and last date to apply for KMAT 2022 exam, KMAT Admit card 2022 download dates are as under

KMAT Karnataka 2022 Exam Date ActivityKMAT Exam Date 2022 With Time Lines
KMAT Exam 2022 Online Registration startsTo be announced
Last Date to Apply for KMAT 2022  ExamTo be announced
KMAT 2022 Exam Admit Card release dateTo be announced
KMAT 2022 Exam date To be announced
KMAT 2022 Result dateTo be announced


How to Apply for KMAT 2022
KPPGCA permits for KMAT exam registration for all the candidates across the country, irrespective of their domicile state. All the KMAT exam details are published in KMAT exam notification. KMAT Karnataka exam allows all candidates from any part of the country for admission to MBA/MCA in more than 189 B-schools located in Bangalore and rest of Karnataka state. The KMAT exam details are shared as under:

  • KMAT exam 2022 Registration is a simple process and can be completed online. You need to visit the KPPGCA KMAT 2022 Entrance Exam website and complete your online registration
  • Next step is to fill up the KMAT 2022 application form online and also make online payment of Rs.800/- towards KMAT exam fee.
  • You will receive a unique ID after making payment and successful submission of KMAT 2022 Karnataka exam registration form on your registered mail id.

KMAT 2022 Exam Details & Exam Pattern
Karnataka Management Aptitude Test (KMAT) exam 2022 will be conducted by KPPGCA (Karnataka Private Post Graduate Colleges Association) for admission to AICTE approved/ University affiliated Management Institutes in Bangalore and Karnataka. KMAT 2022 is an All India exam that will be held in more than 10 cities in Bangalore and Karnataka and all across the country. Candidates from all parts of India and Abroad can appear in KMAT 2022.

KMAT exam structure is paper based. KMAT exam details reveal that it will have 120 MCQ type questions broadly divided into following three sections:

SectionQuestionsTotal Marks
Language Comprehension4040
Mathematical Skills4040
Basic Aptitude4040

How to Prepare for KMAT 2022 Exam
KMAT 2022 is a moderate difficulty level exam and since there is no negative marking the chances of getting high score are good. KMAT 2022 preparation should be done in accordance with KMAT 2022 syllabus which covers all the major topics for KMAT exam.

Top MBA colleges Accepting KMAT 2022
189 AICTE approved/ University affiliated Management Institutes in Bangalore and rest of Karnataka will accept KMAT exam scores for MBA admission 2022. Top MBA colleges like Indus Business Academy (IBA); MP Birla Institute; ABBS among others accept KMAT scores..

KMAT Exam 2022: Eligibility
KMAT 2022 eligibility criteria require that a candidate should have Bachelor’s degree with minimum 3 years duration/ Master’s degree examination of any recognised education body in Commerce, Management, Arts, Social Sciences, Engineering/ Technology or equivalent, and have secured at least 50% of marks in the aggregate (45% for SC/ST candidate). Candidates in their final year of bachelor’s degree are also eligible.

KMAT 2022: Important Points

  • Level Playing Field:Single testing session with same difficulty level in KMAT will provide level playing field to all the test takers without any discrimination. 
  • Open to All India Candidates: Candidates from any part of India who meet the eligibility criteria can take this test in all parts of India
  • Gateway to Karnataka: Silicon Valley of India and No 1 Destination for MBA/PGDM/MCA with very vibrant Job market
  • Easy and affordable examapplication process with sharing of KMAT scores with selected B-schools of your choice/scores
  • Ease of test-takingin conventional Paper-Pencil mode in a city near you
  • Last Opportunity: KMAT is last common entrance exam for MBA/PGDM Admissions 2020. Apply to get 1-year advantage.
  • KMAT Full Form:It is advisable to distinguish between KMAT exam full form for KMAT Karnataka 2021 and the KMAT Kerala to avoid any confusion.