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Event  Dates (Tentative)
KMAT Registration Begins First week of July 2022
KMAT Registration Last Date

Third week of November 2022

KMAT Admit Card Release

Last week of November 2022

KMAT Exam Date

Last week of November 2022

KMAT Result

December 2022

Eligibilty Criteria

KMAT 2022 Eligibility Criteria
Candidates can seek admissions to post-graduate programs such as MBA, MCA, or PGDM through KMAT 2022. Check the eligibility below:

Age: The minimum age required for admissions to the postgraduate program through KMAT 2022 is 21 years. There is no specific upper age limit to apply for the course.
Academic Qualification: The academic qualification varies for different programs. Candidates should satisfy KMAT 2022 eligibility according to the course they are applying for per the UGC guidelines.
The minimum marks required for different courses are mentioned below:

Courses KMAT 2022 Eligibility
  • A Bachelor’s degree with a minimum of 3 years duration. or Master’s degree examination of any recognized education body in Commerce, Management, Arts, Social Sciences, Engineering/ Technology or equivalent, with at least 50% of marks in the aggregate (45% for SC/ST candidate).
  • Candidates in their final year of graduation are also eligible.
  • Candidates must have a Bachelor's degree with 50% marks.
  • Candidates must have Maths of the 10+2 stage or graduation level.
Exam Pattern

KMAT Exam Pattern is notified by the exam conducting authority with the release of the official notification. The exam comprises 120 objective-type questions, each carrying 1 mark. KMAT 2022 question paper will be divided into 3 sections- Verbal Ability & Reading Comprehension; Quantitative Ability, Logical Reasoning. The total duration is 120 minutes with no sectional time limit. Also, there is no restriction on switching between sections.

Section Test Questions
1 Verbal Ability and Reading Comprehension 40
2 Quantitative Ability 40
3 Logical Reasoning 40
Total - 120

KMAT is generally of a moderate level of difficulty. The exam has MCQs only. A brief highlight of the section-wise syllabus for KMAT (Karnataka) 2022 is as follows-

Verbal Ability & Reading Comprehension
English language ability has questions on Grammar, vocabulary, sentence completion, synonyms, antonyms, comprehension of passages, etc.
Questions to check language skills, understanding the contents of the passages, and appropriate words, phrases, expressions.
This shall include the passages with questions based on their contents to test comprehension.
Logical and Abstract Reasoning
This section measures how quickly and accurately can one think.
The section may have questions in sets as well as individual ones based on Verbal Reasoning, analogy among others.
Quantitative Ability
This section is of matriculation standard.
It includes questions to know how fast and accurate you can work with numbers, do numerical calculations, understand various arithmetic problems involving ratio & proportion, percentage, interest, time & speed, etc. The questions will also be based on Algebra, Geometry, Trigonometry, and parts of mathematics.
This test also helps to measure your power of quantitative reasoning, interpretation of tables, common graphs & charts.


Candidates scoring marks equal to or greater than the cut off will be eligible to participate in the counselling process. Candidates who wish to participate in KMAT counselling will have to check the official schedule on the website. Those selected for the counselling process will receive a counselling letter. Original as well as a photocopy of the letter has to be during the counselling.

Documents Required for KMAT 2022 Counselling

Original mark sheets
Caste Certificate
Exam scorecard
Passport size photographs
Photo ID proof

Admission Open 2023