CMAT Result 2021: Check Result date, Scorecard, Rank, Merit list

Exam Date : February 22, 2021 To February 27, 2021
Result Date : March 10, 2021

CMAT 2021 Exam is for candidates who want to get admissions into MBA courses. The results will be released through online mode, and the candidates should make sure to check their online accounts on the day of the result declaration. Candidates who secure a good rank in the examination will be called for the counselling process. The CMAT Result 2021 section discusses all the necessary and associated aspects for the candidates to go through. Candidates need to check the result section thoroughly before commencing of the counselling process.

CMAT Result 2021 Highlights

CMAT 2021 Results will be declared online on the official website. Candidates who secure good marks in the exam will be called for the counselling process. Specifications and highlights of the results, which the candidates should follow are given below:

  • Log in: Candidates will have to "log in" into their account using valid credentials to view and download the CMAT 2021 Result.
  • Results date: The result for CMAT 2021 will be published with a merit list, tentatively on March 10, 2021. It will be available on their official website.
  • Scores: CMAT Result 2021 provides detailed section-wise scores as well as the total score secured by the candidates.
  • Rank: It will also have a section-based, total and national percentile rank list. 
  • Validity: The CMAT Result 2021 will be valid only for one year. 
  • Counselling Process: The candidates will undergo five steps for the Counselling Process 2021, after getting qualified in the Common Management Admission Test.

Highlights of the result section, which are important for the candidates to refer to, are given below in a tabulated form. 

CMAT 2021 Result Highlights
Specifics Description
Availability Results will be available on Official Website
Cut off Minimum cutoff is expected to be 97-99
Details CMAT Result will have a section-based mark attached with CMAT 2021 Rank.
Counselling There will be Counselling based on Results of CMAT 2021
Colleges Affiliated 400+ affiliated colleges will accept CMAT 2021 Score

CMAT 2021 Result Date

The CMAT Result 2021 is expected to be released on March 10, 2021. The dates of the other associated events, along with the result date are given below in the form of a table, for the reference of the candidates.

Dates of the CMAT 2021 Result and other associated events
Specifications Dates (tentative)
Date of the exam February 22, 2021 
CMAT 2021 Result date March 10, 2021 
Date of release of Answer Key Last week of January, 2021
Counselling date To be announced

How to check CMAT Result 2021?

Steps to check CMAT Result 2021 are:

  • Step1: Candidates need to visit the official website of CMAT to check results.

Visit the official website To Check CMAT Result

  • Step 2: After logging into the official website, candidates need to click on "Download Score Card" button, which is at top right of the CMAT official website.

CMAT Results

  • Step 3: In the next window, the login page will appear, where you need to enter your Login ID and Password and click on " Sign In " button.

CMAT Result Login

  • Step 4: After successfully signing in, a new page will appear where the result will be displayed. A snapshot of the result page is displayed below:

CMAT Scorecard Sample

CMAT Merit List 2021 

The NTA prepares a merit list based on the CMAT 2021 Result. The merit list will comprise the list of all students and their percentile scores, ranks and their section wise scores. Candidates can view the merit list for the previous year's exam, as given below, for reference.  

CMAT Merit List 2020

CMAT Scorecard 2021 Details

CMAT Scorecard will be released online and is one of the most important documents associated with the results. The following are details present on the scorecards, for the reference of the candidates.

  • Candidate's Name
  • Candidate's Rank
  • Applicant's Sectional score
  • Candidate's Total score 
  • Aspirant's Sectional percentile
  • Total percentile of candidate
  • Gender and category 
  • CMAT Rank
  • Contact details

CMAT Result 2021 Calculation

  • The NTA CMAT Result 2021 will be based on the scores obtained by the candidates in the exam.
  • The scores in the exam will be calculated on the basis of the weighting of each question on the question paper.
  • Each correct answer will be awarded 4 marks and for each wrong answer, there will be a deduction of 1 mark.
  • Unattended questions will not be validated.
  • The total score after calculation will be the score obtained by that particular individual.

If a candidate obtains the same score as another candidate, then ranking is done based on the sectional scores. The sections are:

  1. Quantitative Techniques and Data Interpretation
  2. Logical Reasoning
  3. Language Comprehension
  4. General Awareness

How to calculate Percentile for CMAT 2021?

The percentile for the CMAT Exam is calculated on the basis of the individual rank, the total number of candidates appearing for that particular exam, and finally the percentile obtained by that individual. The formula for calculating the percentile as per the CMAT Result 2021 is depicted below for the reference of the candidates. 

Formula: Percentile P = ((N- your rank)/ N) x 100. (Where P = percentile and N = total number of candidates appeared for the exam).

If in case there are many candidates (more than 1) securing the same rank, those candidates will be allotted the same ranks. However, their names and details will be displayed according to the alphabetical order.

What after CMAT Result 2021?

Candidates will have to apply to the institutions and colleges that accept CMAT Result 2021 for admissions into MBA courses offered by those institutions. All the institutions organize the counselling process for the exam distinctively, since there is no centralized coordination for the same. The individual institutions, where the candidates have applied, will contact the latter for further procedures. The institutions organize Group Discussions and Personal Interviews for the candidates to take part, and shortlist them on that basis for admissions. 

Candidates who have secured the minimum required CMAT Cut Off will be shortlisted first for the group discussions and personal interviews. Later, only the candidates who clear the two rounds will be selected for admissions. 

CMAT Toppers List

The toppers list will be prepared based on the scores of the candidates as per the CMAT 2021 Results. The toppers list for the previous year (2020) is given below for the reference of the candidates. They can check out the same. 

CMAT Toppers List
Name of the candidates Marks secured Percentile obtained Rank allotted
Gopaljee Jha 347 100 1
Fahad Nizam 342 99.9984201 2
Jeet Mukherjee 340 99.9968403 3
Gautam Bhugra 340 99.9968403 4
Tushant Kumar 338 99.9936806 5
Kalisetty Udaya Sandhya Lakshmi Devi 338 99.9936806 6
Nidshish Deshpande 335 99.9905209 7
Archit Kottapalli 335 99.9905209 8
Divyansh Tiwari 330 99.9873612 9
Abhishek Jha 329 99.9857813 10
Yash 328 99.9842015 11
Haridev C 327 99.9826216 12
Sadhwani Nikhil Harish 327 99.9826216 13
Bhandwale Abhijeet Sunderrao 327 99.9826216 14
Supreet Gupta 325 99.977882 15
Mukul Kumar 325 99.977882 16
Siddhant Nair 324 99.9747223 17
Tarun Garg 323 99.9731425 18
Saurav Tyagi 322 99.9715626 19
Narayan Sharma 322 99.9715626 20

CMAT Cut Off 2021 

The cut off for the exam will be released only after it is conducted. The institutions participating in the CMAT Counselling Process, along with the minimum required cut off for the previous year (2020), are listed below in the form of a tabular column. Candidates can go through the same for reference. They can visit the CMAT Cut Off page for further details. 

CMAT Colleges Cut Off for the year 2020 (CMAT Expected Cut Off)
Colleges Accepting CMAT Scores Expected CMAT Cut Off
Goa Institute of Management 95-99
SIMSREE, Mumbai 99+
IPE, Hyderabad 90-95
JBIMS Institute, Mumbai 99.9+
KJ Somaiya Institute of Management 95-99
Great Lakes Institutes of Management 95-99
Indian Institute of Information Technology & Management 85
Welingkar Institute of Management, Bangalore 80
Welingkar Institute of Management, Mumbai 85
The University of Pune, Department of Management Sciences 95-99
IFIM, Bangalore 85
NIBM, Pune 85
XISS, Ranchi 80
IMT, Hyderabad 80
NL Dalmiya Institute of Management 85
Jaipuria Institute of Management, Noida 85
ITM, Navi Mumbai 80
IMT, Nagpur 80
IFMR, Chennai 85
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Discussion Forum


When is the CMAT result date for 2017?

Asked By: Anonymous 21 Jan 2017


The CMAT results will be released on 10th, February 2017.

Answer By: Getmyuni

21 Jan 2017


What is the CMAT cut off for AIMS Bangalore?

Asked By: Anonymous 24 Jan 2017


The cut off for AIMS Bangalore is 60 percentile.

Answer By: Getmyuni

24 Jan 2017

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