KMAT 2022 – Application Form, Exam Dates, Syllabus, Eligibility

KMAT 2022- The Karnataka Private Post Graduate Colleges Association (KPPGCA) conducts KMAT 2022. KMAT is a management entrance test conducted every year for those candidates seeking admission in various AICTE approved MBA, PGDMA, and MCA Programme at various private institutions across Karnataka. KMAT is conducted in more than 10 cities across the country including Bangalore. The KMAT exam is open to candidates from all parts of India and abroad. KMAT exam is a remote-based proctored test because of recent pandemic situations and the time duration is 2 hours. Know more about KMAT Karnataka 2022 from this page such as exam pattern, syllabus, the application process, eligibility criteria, etc.

KMAT 2022

Candidates who want to apply for KMAT Karnataka 2022 must know all the important dates. KMAT Karnataka 2022 examination date has not released yet. According to the previous year, we are providing the expected dates on this page. Give a look the complete important dates for the KMAT Karnataka 2022 Examination.

KMAT 2022 Session 1
Online application starting date3rd Week of Mar 2022
Last date of application4th Week of Mar 2022
Correction Date4th Week of Mar 2022
Admit Card Release 1st Week of Apr 2022
Exam date2nd Week of Apr 2022
Answer Key Release from2nd Week of Apr 2022
Result declaration4th Week of Apr 2022

Overview of KMAT 2022

If you want to know the details of KMAT 2022 in a minute, give an eye below table.

Exam NameKarnataka Management Aptitude Test
Conducted ByKarnataka Private Post Graduate Colleges Association
Known asKMAT
Level of examState Level
Exam conductedOnce a year
Type of questionsMCQ
Mode of examRemote based Proctored test
Duration of the exam2 Hours
No. of questions120

KMAT 2022 Syllabus

Candidates who wish to take the exam must know the syllabus of this examination. KMAT syllabus is specified with the brochure only. The syllabus for the examination will contain various questions from Verbal ability & reading comprehension, Quantitative ability, and Logical reasoning. Check the complete syllabus here.

  1. Verbal Ability & Reading Comprehension:
    • Grammar
    • Vocabulary
    • Sentence Completion
    • Synonyms
    • Antonyms
    • Comprehension Of Passages
    • Choice Of Appropriate Words
    • Phrases, Expressions
  2. Logical and Abstract Reasoning:
    • Coding- Decoding
    • Number Series
    • Letter Series
    • Odd One Out
    • Direction Sense
    • Blood Relations
    • Linear Arrangement
    • Dice Related Problems
    • Circular Arrangement
    • Data Sufficiency
  3. Quantitative Ability:
    • Ratio & Proportion
    • Percentage
    • Interest
    • Time & Speed
    • Profit & Loss
    • Simple & Compound Interest
    • Trigonometry
    • Geometry
    • Interpretation of Tables
    • Common Graphs & Charts

How to Prepare for KMAT 2022

Language Skills: The aim of the departments is to evaluate the candidates with knowledge of English grammar. The section will have questions on similarities, synonyms, and antonyms, match the list, idioms, one word for many, fill in the blanks, and mark different images of speech. Mentioning some grammar books, reading newspapers, magazines will also update your vocabulary and core skills.

Logical and Critical Reasoning: This section focuses primarily on the student’s logical, analytical, and reasoning skills. Regular puzzle-solving enables you to achieve accuracy. You can also mention previous year’s question papers and solve a mock test to improve your speed.

Mathematics: Understand formulas, concepts and solve problems as much as possible. Thorough knowledge of concepts helps you to solve problems correctly. The formulas should be at your fingertips to gain momentum when solving problems.

Coaching Class: Another option is to join a coaching class to prepare for the exam.

Solve Previous Year Question Papers: You can try to solve the previous year’s question papers and attend mock tests to get familiar with the exam pattern.

KMAT 2022 Exam Pattern

Check the complete exam pattern for the KMAT 2022 examination given below.

  • Exam Mode: KMAT 2022 examination will be conducted through Remote based Proctored test mode only.
  • Duration: Total duration will be 2 hours to the candidates for solving the question paper.
  • Questions: Total 120 number of Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs) will be asked in this examination.
  • Marking Scheme: Total 01 mark will be awarded to the candidates on each correct response and there will be no negative marking in KMAT 2022.

The question paper pattern will be as follows:

Verbal ability & reading comprehension40
Quantitative ability40
Logical reasoning40

KMAT 2022 Eligibility Criteria

Check the eligibility criteria of KMAT 2022 from the table given below.

For MBA/ PGDM Course

  • Qualification: You have to passed bachelor’s degree in any discipline from recognized University.
  • Marks: Applying candidate have to scored at least 50% marks (45%for reserved category) in the examination.
  • Appearing: All the aspirants appearing in their final examination in 2022 can also apply for the examination.

For MCA Course

  • Qualification: Candidates have to passed Bachelor’s degree holder in required discipline from any recognized university.
  • Marks: You should have scored at least 50% marks in the examination to be eligible for admission.
  • Subject: You should have Mathematics as your mandatory subject in the examination.
  • Appearing: Appearing aspirants in the final semester examination can also apply for the admission.

KMAT 2022 Application Form

The Application form releases through online mode. According to the previous year, it is expected that the application form will be released in the 4th week of May 2022. Authority will be released the application form for eligible candidates only. You have to fill the application form very carefully as there won’t be any correction facility in the application form such as Phone No. and Email id. Candidates are advised to keep the printout of the filled application form and fee receipt for future references.

Application Fee KMAT 2022

Candidates have to know the application fee before registering themselves.

  • Application Fee for every candidate will be Rs.800/- for this examination.
  • The Application Fee will be submitted through online mode.
  • Candidates can pay the application form by Credit Card, Debit Card and Net Banking payment gateways for transaction of application fee.

Documents needed for KMAT 2022 application

Applicants will be needed to keep all the following information and documents ready with them before they begin the registration process for KMAT Kerala 2022.

  • Class 10th and 12th Marksheet
  • Valid Email ID
  • Active mobile number
  • Valid PDF reader should be installed in the system such as PDF Reader or Foxit Reader
  • Bank details for online payment such as credit card/ debit card/ net banking.

KMAT 2022 Image Specifications

While submitting the application form, applicants are required to upload scanned copies of recent photographs and signatures. We are provided the detailed image specification here.

Dimensions3.5 cm X 4.5 cm6 cm X 3 cm
File Size100-200 KB100-200 KB

Colleges Accepting KMAT 2022

 In this section, we have added those colleges that use KMAT as criteria.

College NameLocationWebsiteCourses Offered
Basaveshwara Egineering College (Atnms) BagalkotBagalkotbecbgk.eduMBA, MCA
B.V.V.Sangha’s Institute Of Management
Allum Karibasappa Institue Of ManagementBallarivvsakim.orgMBA
Ballari Institute Of Technology And
Bharatesh Education Trust ( Global Business School)Belagavibetgbs.inMBA
Jain College Of EngineeringBelagavijainbgm.inMBA
Kls Gogte Institute Of TechnologyBelagavigit.eduMBA
Institute Of Management Education And ResearchBelgaviklsimer.eduMBA
Acharya Bengaluru
Aditya Insitute Of Management And ResearchBengaluruaimsbangalore.netMBA
Administrative Management
Amc Engineering
Atria Institute Of TechnologyBengaluruatria.eduMBA
Avk Institute Of ManagementBengaluruavkedu.comMBA
B.M.S.College Of EngineeringBengalurubmsce.inMBA
Bangalore Institute Of Management StudiesBengalurubimsbengaluru.orgMBA
Bnm Institute Of TechnologyBengalurubnmit.orgMBA
Brindavan CollegeBengalurubrindavancollege.comMBA
City CollegeBengalurucityinstitution.comMBA
Community Institute Of Management StudiesBengalurucimsbschool.orgMBA
Dayananda Sagar Academy Of Technology And
Don Bosco Institute Of Bio – Sciences And Management StudiesBengalurudonboscobangalore.educationMBA
Don Bosco Institute Of
Dr.Ambedkar Institute Of Management StudiesBengalurudrambedkarcollege.comMBA
East West Institute Of TechnologyBengaluruewt.eduMBA
Gibs B SchoolBengalurugibsskies.inMBA
Global Academy Of
Global Institute Of Management SciencesBengalurugimsbengaluru.comMBA
Gt Institute Of Management Studies And
Gitam School Of BusinessBengalurugitam.eduMBA
Hkbk College Of
Indian Academy School Of Mgt
International Academy Of Management &
International Institute Of Business StudiesBengaluruiibsonline.comMBA
Jyoti Nivas College AutonomousBengalurujyotinivas.orgMBA
K.S. School Of Engineering And
Karnataka College Of ManagementBengalurukarnatakaeducationtrust.comMBA
Koshys Institute Of Management
Lorven St.Xavier’s
Management Academy For Digital Economy In IndiaBengalurumadeinindiaacademy.comMBA
Mqi College Of
M. S. Ramaiah University Of Applied
M.P Birla Institute Of ManagementBengalurumpbim.comMBA
M.S. Ramaiah Insitute Of
Mvj College Of
Nagarjuna College Of Engineering And TechnologyBengalurunagarjunaeducation.comMBA
New Horizon College Of EngineeringBengalurunewhorizonindia.eduMBA
Nitte Meenakshi Institute Of
Oxbridge Business SchoolBengaluruoxbridgecollege.inMBA
Padma Shree Institute Of Management StudiesBengalurupims.inMBA
Presidency UniversityBengalurupresidencyuniversity.inMBA
R.V.Institute Of
Rjs Institute Of Management
Rns Institue Of
Sai Vidya Institute Of
Sambhram Academy Of Management StudiesBengalurusambhram.orgMBA
Sb College Of Management StudiesBengalurusbinstitutions.comMBA
Seshadripuram Institute Of Management
Sindhi CollegeBengalurusindhicollege.comMBA
Sir.M.Visveshwaraya Institute Of TechnologyBengalurusirmvit.eduMBA
South East Asian Education
Svr College Of Commerce And Management StudiesBengalurusvrinstitutions.comMBA
T.John Group Of InstitutionsBengalurutjohncollege.comMBA
The Oxford College Of Business ManagementBengalurutheoxford.eduMBA
The Oxford College Of EngineeringBengalurutheoxford.eduMBA
Vivekananda Institute Of
Rajarajeshwari College Of EngineeringBengalururrce.orgMBA, MCA
Alliance & PGDM
Indian Institute Of Plantation and PGDM
Dayananda Sagar College Of Arts, Science & CommerceBengalurudayanandasagar.eduMBA, MCA
East West College Of ManagementBengaluruewitedu.inMBA,MCA, PGDM
Kristu Jayanthi College Of Management And,MCA, PGDM
Krupanidhi Group Of,MCA, PGDM
Acharya Institute Of,MCA,PGDM
Adarsh Institute Of Management And Information TechnologyBengaluruadarshaimit.comMBA,MCA,PGDM
Isbr Business SchoolBengaluruisbr.inMBA/PGDM
Patel Institute Of Science &
Mount Carmel
R.V.College Of
International School Of Management ExcellenceBengaluruisme.inPGDM
Institute Of Health Management
Ifim Business SchoolBengaluruifimbschool.comPGDM
R.R. Institute Of Advanced StudiesBengalururrias.inMBA/PGDM
Anjuman Institute Of Technology And
Jnana Vikas Institute Of TechnologyBidadijvitedu.inMBA
Guru Nanak Dev Engineering CollegeBidargndecbidar.inMBA
Lingaraj Appa Engineering CollegeBidarlingaraj-appaec.inMBA
Bheemanna Khandre Institute Of TechnologyBidarrecbhalki.orgMCA
S.J.C. Institute Of TechnologyChick
Adichunchanagiri Institute Of
Srinivas Institute Of TechnologyDakshina Kannadasrinivasgroup.comMBA
St. Joseph Engineering CollegeDakshina
Bapuji B SchoolsDavangerebapuji-mba.orgMBA
Bapuji Institute Of Engneering & TechnologyDavangerebietdvg.eduMBA
Dr. D. Veerendra Heggade Institute Of Management Studies &
Haranahalli Ramaswamy Institute Of Higher EducationHassanhriheh.orgMBA
Proudhadevaraya Institute Of
Global Business SchoolHubaliglobalbschool.inMBA
K.L.E. Society’s Institute Of Management Studies And ResearchHubballikleimsrhubli.orgMBA
Ibmr Institute Of Business Management And
Institute Of Excellence In Management ScienceHubliiemsbschool.comMBA
Faculty Of Business Studies – Sharnbasva,MCA
Sri Gokula College Of Arts, Science & Management StudiesKolarsrigokulagroup.comMBA
College Of Business Management & Commerce – Srinivas, MCA
A.J. Institute Of
Manel Srinivas Nayak Institute Of Management (Msnim)
P.A College Of
Sahyadri College Of Engineering And
Shree Devi Institute Of
St.Aloysius Institute Of Management And Information
Shri Dhamashala Manjunateshwara College Of Business
Gsss Institute Of Engineering & Technology For WomenMysurugeethashishu.inMBA
Pooja Bhagavat Memorial Mahajana Education CentreMysurumahajanapg.orgMBA
Vidya Vikas Institute Of Engineering
Vidyavardhaka College Of
Bhavan’s Priyamvada Birla Institute Of ManagementMysurubpbim.orgMBA/PGDM
Annapoorna Institute Of Management ResearchSankeshwaraimrmba.orgMBA
Jawaharlal Nehru College Of
Pes Institute Of Technology And
Kalpataru Institute Of
Channabasaveshwara Institute Of TechnologyTumakurucittumkur.orgMBA
Siddaganga Institute Of
Sri Siddartha Institute Of Management
Poorna Prajna Institute Of
Chetan Business School Institute Of Management And ResearchUnkal Hublichetanmba.comMBA
Blde Associations As Patil Colleeg Of
Secab Institute Of Engineering & TechnologyVijayapurasbs.secab.orgMBA
Veerappa Nisty Engineering CollegeYadgirveerappanistyecs.orgMBA

KMAT 2022 Admit Card

All the aspirants shall be able to download their admit card for the KMAT exam from the official website. Candidates need to login into their dashboard to access the link to the KMAT 2022 Admit Card. It is advised to you that all the candidates should download and take a printout of the admit card and paste a photograph on it. The candidate must be carried admit card along with valid identity proof at the reporting time for the exam.
If candidates forget to bring any documents, in this situation they will ineligible for appearing in the exam. Details of the exam center and timing will be communicated to the applicants through their admit card.

KMAT 2022 Result

The candidates can check KMAT 2022 result from the official website. According to the previous year, it is expected that, the result of the entrance test will be declared in online mode in July 2022. Eligible candidates will be able to check their result and download their score card by using their application number and date of birth. A merit list of the qualified students shall be prepared by the authorities on the basis of marks scored in the entrance exam. Counseling and further admission process will be announced as per the score of the merit list of the candidates.

KMAT 2022 Counseling

Shortlisted candidates will be invited to participate in the counseling process where they can offer their choice for courses and institutes. Candidates should contact them through the official website and report for counseling as per the schedule. Candidates must carry important documents with them as they will be verified during counseling. Candidates will be allotted their seats after successful verification on the basis of ranking and preference. Selected candidates will have to report to the assigned institution to complete the formalities of admission.


Karnataka Post Graduate Private College Association (KPPGCA) was established to facilitate professional education and facilitate and streamline admissions to postgraduate professional courses. It was first conducted in 2003 and was born out of the need for a Unified Entrance Examination for the State of Karnataka. More than 170 AICTE-approved MBA colleges and more than 55 MCA colleges offer admissions based on scores obtained in the KMAT exam. Candidates who pass the KMAT Karnataka 2021 exam will be called for further admission process by the participating institutions which includes group discussions and personal interviews.

FAQs for KMAT 2022

Ques. In what mode the exam is held?

Ans. The exam will be held in the offline mode.

Ques. When will KMAT 2022 be held?

Ans. It is expected that the exam will be held on 4th week of July 2022.

Ques. What type of questions are asked in the exam?

Ans. In the test, the multiple-choice questions are asked.

Ques. Is there any offline mode available to fill the KMAT 2022 application form?

Ans. No, you can fill the application form via online mode only.

Ques. Is there any negative marking in the test?

Ans. No.

Ques. How to make KMAT Kerala application fee payment?

Ans. Candidates can pay the application fee for KMAT Kerala via online mode by using Credit/ Debit card or net banking. Candidates can also choose offline mode which is e-Challan

Ques: When will authorities release the registration form of KMAT Kerala 2022?

Ans: Authority of Kerala will release the registration form of KMAT Kerala 2022 tentatively in the third week of March.

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