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The Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC) is a global non-profit organization comprised of leading graduate business schools around the world.

GMAC believes that business and management are critical to the economic and social well- being of people worldwide. We advocate for graduate management education and its value to individuals and society. GMAC is the owner and administrator of the GMAT® and NMAT by GMAC™ exams.

GMAC strives to increase access in order to grow and diversify the candidate pool; develop assessments to meet global management education needs; and extend the value to schools with our products, services, and industry knowledge.

GMAC meets the needs of management schools, and current and prospective students, through a wide array of products, services, and programs designed to open doors for students, professionals, and graduate management programs worldwide. GMAC also serves as the leading source of research and information about quality graduate management education.


Why take the NMAT by GMAC™

1. Accepted by leading business schools in emerging markets

The NMAT by GMAC™ exam is used for admissions to some of the leading graduate business programs in emerging markets including India, South Africa, Nigeria and the Philippines. Brought to you by the makers of the GMAT® exam, the NMAT by GMAC exam measures the skills required for academic success in management programs.

The NMAT by GMAC exam is designed to give you the confidence to perform to the best of your ability. The exam is Candidate friendly, allowing you to choose the Section order and there is no negative marking. Importantly, the Test Preparation material helps you familiarize yourself with the question format and content being measured on the NMAT by GMAC exam. Remember - preparation boosts confidence and performance.

2. High-Quality assessment from the makers of the GMAT exam

The NMAT by GMAC exam has been a symbol of quality since it was first introduced in India over 20 years ago – enabling test takers to access graduate management education and a career of choice while providing schools access to top talent.

3. Designed for convenience and to build confidence

When appearing for any test, nerves are always a contributing factor in how well you perform on test day. In designing NMAT by GMAC exam we’ve looked at ways to allay those nerves so that you can perform with confidence.

The NMAT by GMAC exam is designed to give you the confidence to perform to the best of your ability:

  1. Taking the test multiple times: You can take the NMAT by GMAC three times in a given testing year. This gives you the confidence that you have more than a single opportunity to perform your very best.
  2. Choose the section order: The NMAT by GMAC exam allows you to choose the order in which you respond to each of the sections on the test. This allows you to play to your strengths.
  3. No negative marking: Sometimes you're just not sure of the right answer on the test and are running out of time. Well, you can make an informed guess without the fear of a penalty for a wrong answer. The system of no negative marking is in line with global practices.
  4. Availability of Official Practice material: It is important to prepare for the test in order to perform to the best of your ability. Preparation help familiarizes you with the formats of the questions and the content that is being measured on the NMAT by GMAC exam. You can access the NMAT by GMAC™ Official practice materials which have questions taken from actual NMAT exams administered in the past.
  5. Practice to sharpen your skills: NMAT by GMAC official practice materials are designed to provide exposure and familiarity with the types and style of questioning. Preparation boosts confidence and performance.

The NMAT by GMAC exam is designed for your convenience:

  1. Testing Window: You can choose your preferred date during the testing window.
  2. Self-scheduling: You can choose your test appointment date, time and location in real-time based on the availability of seats at each test center.
  3. Register for the NMAT by GMAC™ exam from your mobile: Allowing you to register anytime and anywhere.
  4. Applying to business schools after reviewing results: You can send your score to the accepting B-school after reviewing your result, subject to the application deadline of the school.


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