GMAC announces additional registration window for the NMAT by GMAC™ exam from January 03, 2022

New Delhi : The Graduate Management Admission Council™ (GMAC™), administrator of the NMAT by GMAC™ exam and a global association of leading graduate business schools, today announced the additional registration window for the NMAT by GMAC exam starting January 03 until January 09, 2022. It has been GMAC’s singular focus to help candidates and schools continue to operate in a virtual, ever-changing environment. In its effort to support candidates who are aspiring to pursue their management degree, this is the second year in a row that GMAC is offering an additional registration window to students.

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Mr. Gaurav Srivastava, Regional Director, South Asia, GMAC said, “Since the onset of the pandemic, we have strived to provide more convenience and better service to meet the needs of candidates and schools. We are confident that this additional window of the NMAT by GMAC exam will assist students who have missed taking the test earlier as well as schools that have extended their applications deadline.”

Interested candidates should note the following features about this year’s additional registration window:

Who is not eligible?

Candidates who have used all three attempts for the NMAT by GMAC exam for the testing year 1st July 2021 – 30th June 2022 cannot register for the additional window. This means the candidates who have taken the main attempt as well as the two re-takes, cannot avail this opportunity.

Important Points to note:

  • Additional registration window will start from 03 January 2022 till 09 January 2022. Please note that exam slots are limited and are on first-come-first-serve basis only. The exam will be available at limited test centers and exam slots in Online Proctored Exam at Home will be available on certain dates within the testing period.
Additional Window   Start Date End Date
Registration & Scheduling   Monday, January 3, 2022 Sunday, January 9, 2022
Exam Delivery   Tuesday, January 11, 2022 Saturday, January 15, 2022


  • Candidates who already have an account but could not register earlier, can use their existing account and complete the registration. There is no need to create a new account.
  • Candidates can choose their preferred exam mode for both the exams at the test center and online proctored exam at home option. However, exams will be available at limited test centers and exam slots in Online Proctored Exam at Home will be available on certain dates within the testing period.
  • Only one exam attempt will be allowed within this exam delivery window
  • Registration fee will be INR 2300 plus taxes for main attempt or retake attempt. For more details on fees, please visit

Some of the unique features of the exam that help candidates perform better, assess their performance, and play to their strengths with added convenience and flexibility are:

  • Equal weightage to all sections and no negative marking
  • 108 questions in an exam duration of 120 minutes
  • Re take opportunities to improve score
  • Instant score preview and official score card within 48 hours for Candidates and Schools, subject to there are no test delivery incidences and audit of online exams is completed, which may take 5 to 7 working days.
  • Testing options at test center with social distancing norms & online proctored at home

The NMAT by GMAC™ is a computer-based exam and has three sections – Language Skills, Quantitative Skills and Logical Reasoning.