HPU MAT 2018 | HP University Management Aptitude Test 2018
HP MAT 2018: Applications are invited for HP University Management Aptitude Test (HPU MAT) 2018 for MBA Admission in Himachal Pradesh University Business School (HPUBS) and in HPU Regional Center, Dharamshala for the session 2018.
HPU MBA Programme specializations in Finance, Marketing, Human Resource.
On this page – here you can check out HPU MAT 2018 notification, eligibility criteria, application form, exam pattern, fee structure, exam date, last date to apply and more details about HPU MAT 2018.
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HPU MAT 2018 Eligibility Criteria
Minimum eligibility for the course is any First Bachelor Degree of a University, established by Law in India, at least with 50 percent marks (with 45 percent marks in the case of Scheduled Caste/Scheduled Tribe applicants).
The applicants who are appearing for their final examination of Bachelor Degree Examination in March/April 2018 shall be allowed to appear in H.P. University Management Aptitude Test (HPU-MAT), but the final selection is subject to their satisfying the eligibility.
Except for Non-subsidized, Serving or retired defence personnel, the maximum age limit is 26 years for boys and 28 years for girls (29 years in case of SC/ST applicants both for boys and girls) as on 1st of July of the year concerned.
Provided further that age bar shall not apply in case of Nonsubsidized students, defence personnel, State/ Govt. of India nominees.
HPU MAT Exam Pattern 2018 | HPU Management Aptitude Test
The admission is based on the merit in the competitive examination, which comprises of Application Rating, Management Aptitude Test, Group Discussion and Personal Interview.
HPU-MAT will be of objective type consisting of Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ).
Applicants for Non-subsidized seats have to compete among themselves, so is the case with the applicants in subsidized seats; separate merit list will be prepared for subsidized category and non subsidized category.
The weightage assigned in computing merit is as follows:
- Application Rating (10 percent of the percentage of marks obtained in each of the following examinations i.e. matriculation, 10+2 and graduation) – 30 Marks.
- Management Aptitude Test (HPU-MAT) – 50 Marks.
- Group Discussion – 10 Marks.
- Personal Interview – 10 Marks.
Exam Centres: The HPU-MAT will be conducted at Shimla, Solan, Dharamshala, Hamirpur, Mandi, Una, Palampur and Chandigarh.
The composition of Test: The HPU-MAT will have four sections: a) English Comprehension & Language, b) Numerical Ability & Data Interpretation, c) General Intelligence & Critical Reasoning, d) General Knowledge & Business Awareness.
Each section will have about fifty (50) questions; the performance in HPUMAT is the basis for screening the applicants for group discussion and personal interview.
Number of Seats: HPUBS admits 120 students for MBA course and out of which 60 seats are under subsidized category and 60 seats are under the non-subsidized category.
HPU MAT 2018 Fee Structure
Fee for Subsidized Seats (as per university rules): Approximately Rs 10,000 /- Per Annum (subject to change from time to time).
Computer Fee: Computer fee will be charged by the office of the Business School, Rs.1500/- in the first Semester to be paid at the time of admission and Rs.1500/- at the time of seeking admission (continuation) in the third Semester.
Non-Subsidized Seats & Fee: Total no of seats under Non-subsidised shall be 60, which shall be open to applicants of all category.
HPU MAT 2018 Application Form
Application form along with handbook of information can be obtained from the Business School on cash payment/demand draft (DD).
General Category (subsidized and non-subsidized) Rs.1000/- (cash counter); Rs.1050/- (by post).
SC/ST/ category (subsidized and non-subsidized) Rs.500/- (cash counter); Rs.550/- (by post).
The handbook of information will also be available at selected post offices in Himachal Pradesh Rs.1000/- for general category and Rs.500/- for SC/ST category.
Demand draft (DD) must be drawn in favour of Director, Himachal Pradesh University, Business School, Shimla.
HPU MAT 2018 Dates | HPU MAT 2018 Exam Date
Last Date for Applying Online for HPU-MAT: May 05th 2018
Date of Entrance Exam: May 26th 2018 (Saturday)
Date for Declaration of Result: June 09th 2018
Date of GD/Interview for Subsidized Seats: 09th, 10th, 11th and 12th July 2018
Declaration of Final Result for Subsidized Seats: July 14th 2018 (Saturday)
Date of GD/Interview for Non-Subsidized Seats: 16th, 17th, 18th, 19th, 20th and 21st July 2018
Declaration of Final Result for Non-Subsidized Seats: July 23rd 2018 (Monday)