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Recent updates for B-MAT 2017 Exam: Exam Dates; Registration; Application Form; Exam Pattern; Eligibility Criteria.

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Bharatiya Vidyapeeth University, Pune has been granted the status of deemed University by the UGC (University Grant Commission). As a deemed university it can award degrees to its students. The university is being accredited by the NAAC with Grade‘A’.

It conducts management entrance exams every year, which is popular by the name B-MAT. In other words, the Bharatiya Vidyapeeth University conducts B-MAT exams on yearly basis for intake of students in its various management programmes for the following institutes which are affiliated to it. 

Participating Institutes

Following institutes are affiliated to the BVU that offers management programmes –

  1. Institute of Management and Entrepreneurship Development, Pune
  2. Institute of Management and Rural Development Administration, Sangli
  3. Yashwantrao Mohite Institute of Management, Karad
  4. Institute of Management, Kolhapur
  5. Institute of Management and Research, New Delhi
  6. Abhijit Kadam Institute of Management and Social Science, Solapur
  7. Institute of Management and Entrepreneurship Development  Pune

Courses Offered are

The BVU offers 2 years of management programmes for MBA, MBA (HR) with dual specialization in Marketing, Human Resource, IT, IB, Banking and Insurance, Hospitality Management and Event Retail Management. 

Eligibility for B-MAT Exam

Nationality – The candidate should be of Indian nationality.

Educational Qualification –

  • The candidate should be a graduate in any discipline from any recognised University of India. He should have obtained a 50% marks in aggregate.
  • However the candidates belonging to SC/ST Category are given a relaxation of marks. They should have scored 45% in aggregate in order to become eligible for the exams.
  • Those candidates who are in the final years of their graduation, they are also eligible to apply for the exam.

B-MAT Exam Admission Process

How To Apply

  • Candidates can apply for the exams both online as well as offline.

  • Those candidates who are wishing to apply online, they can visit the official website of the Bharatiya Vidyapeeth University i.e. https: //

  • They should get themselves registered first on the given official address. For registration they should have a valid email address. Upon their registration the candidates are given an access to the Application form.

  • The candidate must keep the scanned copy of his photograph and signature in size of less than 60KB, to upload it along with the Application form.

  • The candidate is required to create his profile while getting himself registered on the website. Then he is provided with unique Profile Password, which a candidate is required to save.

  • They should fill the Application form with their personal details about name, address, mobile number etc and also about their educational background.

  • Along with the Application form it is important to pay the Application fee. So provide the details of Demand Draft drawn in favour of the Institution. The address towards which it would be payable is - The Registrar, Bharati Vidyapeeth Deemed University' Payable at Pune. The fee can be paid from any of Nationalised Bank should be given.

  • It is advised that the candidate should keep the print copy of the Applied Application form as well as the copy of the receipt of the Application form. This is required when the candidate appear for the exam.

  • Those candidates who are not able to apply online they can apply Offline. They can obtain the Application Form by payment of Rs.200 in cash from the following address in Delhi - BVIMR A-4, Paschim Vihar, New-Delhi. Or candidates can also obtain the Application Form through DD. The address of DD should be – Registrar, Bharati Vidyapeeth University, Pune, payable at Pune. The DD should be made at any branch of the Nationalised banks or the Bharati Sahakari Bank.

Application Fee

Whether a candidate is applying Online OR Offline, he should pay the application fee of Rs.1500 along with the Application Form. On the Online mode the candidate should enter the details of the Demand Draft. Similarly, if he has applied offline then he should enclose his Application Form along with the DD drawn in favour of the specified address.

B-MAT Exam Pattern (Syllabus)

The B-MAT exam’s comprises of three stages. In the first stage the candidates are required to take up a written exam of 200 marks. The successful candidates in the written exams are called for a Group Discussion which is of 30 marks. Those who qualify thereafter are finally called for an interview, which is of 20 marks.

The details written exam’s of B-MAT 2017 Exam is as follows-

About the Exam


Total Number of Questions


Type of Questions

Objective type.

Number of Areas


Scheme of marking

No negative marking.

Duration of Exam

2 and half an hour.

Marking Distribution of B-MAT 2017 Exam-

Name of Subject


Current Affairs


Logical Reasoning


Mathematics of 10 level


Computer awareness.


Verbal Ability and Reading Comprehension.


Quantitative Aptitude.


Management Skills.


Total marks


Examination Centres

The B-MAT 2017, Exam will be conducted on various centres. Check below about the details of the centres of examination, which are - Pune, New Delhi, Navi Mumbai, Karad, Kolhapur, Sangli, Solapur, Lucknow, Patna, Chandigarh, Jaipur, Kolkata and Indore.

B-MAT Exam Important Dates

About the Exam

Important Dates

Last Date of submission of Application Form.

March.21, 2017 on Tuesday.

Date of Exam.

March. 26, 2017 on Sunday.


Q.1. What is the date of B-MAT 2017 Exams?

The B-MAT 2017 Exams will be held on March.26, 2017, on Sunday.

Q.2. What is the last date for the submission of the Application Form?

The Application form should be submitted before or by 21st March, 2017.

Q.3. How one can apply for B-MAT exam?

Candidate can apply for the exams online by getting himself registered on the official website of the BVU. After getting oneself registered the candidates are given an access to the Application form. The Application form should be filled with the required details and it should be supplied with the requisite application fee to make submission.

Q.4. what is the examination fee of the B-MAT exam?

The candidate should pay the Application fee of Rs. 1500 for the exam.

Q.5. How to get the Application Form of the B-MAT exams?

One can get the Application form Online or can get it from the BVU, Pune by paying the fee of the Application form.

Q. 6.What is the minimum educational qualification requirement for the B-MAT exams?

One should be at least a graduate in any discipline from any recognised University.

Q.7. If there is any negative marking scheme in the B-MAT exams?

No. There is no negative marking scheme in the B-MAT exams.

Q.8. What type of questions is asked in the B-MAT exams?

Objective Type questions are asked in this exam.

Q.9.How many stages are there in the B-MAT exams?

There are three stages in the B-MAT exams. The first stage is the written exams, then it is followed by group discussion and then finally an interview is taken.

Q.10. If there is any relaxation in the aggregate marks requirement for SC/ST in B-MAT exams?

Yes. The SC/ST candidates are given relaxation in the total marks requirement in the exams. They should have scored a minimum aggregate of 45% marks in their graduation exams to become eligible for the B-MAT exams.