B-MAT 2018 Exam: Exam Dates, Eligibility Criteria, Registration, Application Form, Exam Pattern

B-MAT Exam

The Bharatiya Vidyapeeth University, Pune, conducts management entrance exam every year, which is popular by the name B-MAT. The BVU is a deemed University accredited by NAAC with Grade ‘A’. By qualifying the B-MAT exam, students become eligible for admission in various management programs in the institutes affiliated to it.

Participating Institutes

  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 Management programs for MBA, MBA (HR) with a dual specialisation in Marketing, Human Resource, IT, IB, Banking and Insurance, Hospitality Management and Event Retail Management. 

B-MAT Exam 2018 Important Dates

About the Exam

Important Dates (Tentative)

Last Date of submission of Application Form

March 2018

Date of Exam

March 2018

B-MAT Exam 2018 Pattern & Syllabus

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

Quick Review

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 a half hour

Marking Distribution of B-MAT 2018 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 Centers

The B-MAT 2017 Exam will be conducted in almost all major cities of India. Check below the details of the centers of examination, which are - Pune, New Delhi, Navi Mumbai, Karad, Kolhapur, Sangli, Solapur, Lucknow, Patna, Chandigarh, Jaipur, Kolkata, and Indore.

B-MAT Exam 2018 Eligibility

Nationality -

The candidate should be an Indian citizen.

Educational Qualification-

  • A candidate should be Graduate with 50% marks in aggregate from the recognised University of India.
  • However, the SC/ST candidates should have a score of 45% in aggregate to become eligible for the exam.
  • The candidates in the Graduation final year are also eligible to apply for the exam.

B-MAT Exam 2018 Application Process

How To Apply

  • A candidate can apply both online as well as offline for the exam.
  • A candidate should visit the official website of the - Bharatiya Vidyapeeth University
  • A candidate should get registered by providing basic personal details like Name, Address, Email ID and Mobile number. Upon their registration, the candidates are given access to the Application form.
  • A candidate should keep the scanned copies of his/her Photograph and Signature in size less than 60KB, to upload it along with the Application form.
  • A candidate should fill the Application form with their personal and academic details.
  • A candidate should pay the Application fee. So provide details about the Demand Draft drawn in favour of the Institution. The address is - The Registrar, Bharati Vidyapeeth Deemed University' Payable at Pune.

The fee can be paid in any Nationalized Bank.

  • A candidate should keep the print copy of the Application form as well as the receipt of the Application form. It will be required when the candidate appear for the exam.
  • Candidates can avail the Application Form offline by paying ₹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 bank branch of the Nationalized banks or the Bharati Sahakari Bank.

Application Fee

A candidate should pay the application fee of ₹ 1500 along with the Application Form. In the application form, a candidate should enter details about the payment of the application fee paid online or offline.

Other Details

FAQs (Frequently Asked Questions)

Q.1. What is the date of B-MAT 2018 Exams?

The B-MAT 2017 Exams will be held in March 2018.

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

The Application form should be submitted before or by March 2018.

Q.3. How can one apply for the 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 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 submit.

Q.4. What is the examination fee for the B-MAT exam?

The candidate should pay the Application fee of ₹ 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 required 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, and 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.