JEMAT 2021: Exam Date, Registration, Official Website, Admit Card, Latest News

Exam Date

Jul 31, 2021

Result Date

Aug 5, 2021

Aug 10, 2021 | Management


JEMAT stands for Joint Entrance Management Aptitude Test, an entrance test conducted by the Maulana Abul Kalam Azad University of Technology, West Bengal, on behalf of the West Bengal Government. This exam is mainly for the candidates who want to seek admissions into MBA/PGDM programmes offered by the government and the private colleges across West Bengal. All the information regarding JEMAT 2021 is given below:

Latest Updates:

  • Jul 3, 2021: The last date to apply for JEMAT 2021 is extended to Jul 26, 2021. Visit the JEMAT Application Form for the steps to apply!
  • Jun 14, 2021: The registrations for the JEMAT 2021 exam starts today. Interested candidates may apply until Jul 26, 2021.


What is the JEMAT Exam?

Joint Entrance Management Aptitude Test (JEMAT), also known as WBJEMAT, is a state-level entrance examination conducted for admission into MBA, MHA, and PG Diploma in Management.

  • Conducting Body: JEMAT is run by the Maulana Abul Kalam Azad University of Technology, West Bengal (MAKAUTWB), formerly known as the West Bengal University of Technology on behalf of the State Government as per the guidelines framed by AICTE and policy framework laid down by the Ministry of Human Resource Development, Government of India.
  • Level: JEMAT is a state-level competitive entrance exam recognized and accepted by all the Government and Private Management Institutions in the State of West Bengal for offering admissions into courses like MBA, MHA and PG Diploma in Management.
  • Frequency: JEMAT is conducted once every year.
  • Exam Date & Mode: JEMAT 2021 will be conducted Offline, i.e. Pen & Paper-based 

. All the JEMAT 2021 important exam details are given below:

JEMAT 2021 Exam Highlights
Exam Name JEMAT
Full form Joint Entrance Management Aptitude Test
Conducting Body Maulana Abul Kalam Azad University of Technology, West Bengal
Level State Level
Type Postgraduate
Mode of Examination Offline i.e. Pen & Paper-based Test (PBT)
Offered Courses MBA, MHA, and PG Diploma in Management
Type of Questions Objective Type/ Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs)
Sections English, Mathematics, and Logical Reasoning
No. of Questions 100
Time Duration 2 hours i.e. 120 minutes
Marking Scheme +1 mark for the correct answer,-0.25 mark will be deducted for every incorrect response.No marks will be deducted for unanswered questions
Language Medium English
Official Website

JEMAT 2021 Exam Dates

Maulana Abdul Kalam Azad University of Technology (MAKAUT), West Bengal, released the important dates of JEMAT 2021. In the article below, all the JEMAT 2021 Important Dates such as the admit card download date, registration deadline date, application dates, result date, GD/PI, and counselling dates are mentioned.

The JEMAT 2021 Important Dates are mentioned in the table given below -

JEMAT 2021 Exam Dates 
Events Dates
JEMAT 2021 Application Form Start Date Jun 14, 2021
JEMAT 2021 Application Form End Date Jul 26, 2021
Admit Card Release Date Jul 28, 2021
JEMAT 2021 Mock Test - Online Jul 29, 2021
JEMAT 2021 Exam Jul 31, 2021
JEMAT 2021 Result announcement Aug 5, 2021
GD/PI sessions To be announced
Counselling session To be announced

Read more here: JEMAT 2021 Exam Dates

JEMAT 2021 Eligibility Criteria

The candidate's application can be cancelled at any time during admission if the candidate is found to be ineligible for the examination. Applicants must go through the JEMAT 2021 eligibility criteria listed below before filling the application form. Below are some of the eligibility standards that an individual must satisfy to appear for the JEMAT exam 2021.

  • Educational Qualification:
    • The candidate must have passed Bachelor's Degree in Arts/ Science/ Commerce/ Engineering/ Technology/ Medical/ Dental/ Agriculture with minimum 50% marks from a recognized university.
    • The candidates appearing in the final year examination of the programs mentioned above or equivalent are also eligible to apply for JEMAT. However, degrees acquired through any distance education program are not eligible.
    • Candidates in the final year will be granted provisional admission and will have to submit their final mark sheet before a prescribed deadline.
  • Age Limit: There is no specific age limit to apply for JEMAT.
  • Nationality: The candidate must be an Indian citizen. If the candidate is from outside India, then they should submit the nationality certificate. If the candidate is from Bhutan or Nepal, they must submit a NOC from their High Commission.
  • The number of attempts: The candidates can appear for the test infinite times.

Read more here: JEMAT 2021 Eligibility Criteria

JEMAT 2021 Registration

The JEMAT 2021 application form will be available on the official website, i.e., from April, 2021. Candidates need to register themselves with their respective valid email ID and contact number. In addition, all other required details like educational and personal details should be uploaded by the applicant within the form. 

The application process for the JEMAT 2021 is entirely online. Therefore, there will be no other application form available for the examination. 

JEMAT 2021 Registration
Category Fees 
General/Unreserved INR 600

Note: The fees can be paid online through Credit card/ Debit card/ Net Banking 

How to apply online JEMAT 2021?

The candidates can apply for JEMAT 2021 through online mode on the official website. The participants has to upload all the previous academic data and their signature. The candidates must not make errors as they can lead to termination of the applicant during the counselling. 

The steps are as follows:

  • Step 1: Visit the official Website.
  • Step 2: Click on the registration
  • Step 3: Select the Form 1- c
  • Step 4: Fill in the information like Name, Email ID, Phone number, category, domicile. Fill The form carefully as it will not be available for corrections.
  • Step 5: click the submit button and download the form for future use.

Note: Do not submit a hard copy of the application.

Read more here: JEMAT 2021 Application Form

JEMAT 2021 Admit Card

Admit cards will be available online for candidates from Jul 28, 2021onwards. JEMAT 2021 Admit cards will not be sent to the test-takers through post or email. Admit card will be made available for download from the scheduled date. Registered candidates can download their Admit cards by using their Application Number and Password. The steps to download admit card is given below:

  • Step 1: Visit the official website.
  • Step 2: Enter the login ID
  • Step 3: The admit card will appear on the screen.
  • Step 4: The candidate can download and print the admit card for future use.

Identity Verification: The candidates should carry the current valid photo identity issued by the government (bearing the same name as it appears on the Hall Ticket), which should be submitted to the invigilator for verification.

Details: The details present in the JEMAT 2021 admit card is the name of the student, date of birth, registration number, exam centre, exam date, and exam time.

The admit card contains important information such as registration number, exam Centre, etc. and this information is also required to check the result.

Read more here: JEMAT 2021 Admit Card

JEMAT 2021 Exam Centres

JEMAT is conducted in the selected cities in the state of West Bengal. In addition, JEMAT will be conducted across 11 centres (Kolkata, Salt Lake, Hooghly, Madhyamgram, Kalyani, Haldia, Berhampur, Siliguri, Kharagpur, Durgapur).

  • Preference: A candidate appearing for JEMAT shall give their choice for the centre. However, the Competent Authority reserves the right to allocate the centre and venue.
  • Note: No request for change of centre/venue/date/session for examination shall be entertained.

Read more here: JEMAT 2021 Exam Centers

JEMAT 2021 Exam Pattern

The JEMAT 2021 exam pattern is an objective test consisting of only Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs). The test is conducted in offline mode. The JEMAT 2021 exam has 100 questions which are further divided into three sections - Mathematics, English and Logical Reasoning.

  • Sections: The question paper consists of 3 areas which include English, Mathematics, and Logical Reasoning.
  • Duration: The time given to complete the examination will be 2 hours, i.e. 120 minutes.
  • No. of Questions: English - 40, Mathematics - 40, and Logical Reasoning - 20.
  • Marking Scheme: +1 marks will be given for the correct answers, and -0.25 marks will be reduced for incorrect answers and no negative marking for unanswered questions.
  • Medium: The question paper will be in English.

Read more here: JEMAT 2021 Exam Pattern

JEMAT 2021 Syllabus

Candidates must know the syllabus of JEMAT 2021 in detail. Going through the JEMAT 2021 syllabus will help the aspirant understand what to study and what not to study for the examination. There is a list of topics that candidates must study for scoring well in the examination. JEMAT 2021 syllabus includes three subjects - English, Mathematics and Logical Reasoning. The eligible candidates can start preparing by going through the syllabus.

Mathematics Section

The Mathematics section of JEMAT is a long subject and is considered difficult compared to other subjects. The candidates are advised to take mathematics especially seriously and learn as it has a weightage of 40 marks out of 100. 

The topics included in Mathematics are given below:

JEMAT 2021 Exam Pattern- Mathematics
Number System Percentage Simple Interest
Time and Work Ratio and Proportion Compound Interest
Probability Linear Equations Profit and Loss
LCM and HCF Surds and Indices Geometry
Trigonometry Permutation and Combination Mensuration
Set Theory Quadratic Equations -

Logical Reasoning Section

The Logical reasoning section has lesser topics compared to other subjects. However, this section can be used to improve the overall score if the candidates put enough effort. The logical reasoning has a weightage of 20%. 

The topics of the subject is given below:

JEMAT 2021 Exam Pattern- Logical Reasoning
Bar Graphs Venn Diagram Tables
Pie Charts Line Charts Columns and Graphs

English Section

The English though is short compared to Mathematics, it is a large section on the question paper with long passages and fill in the blanks. The candidate has to learn effectively as English has a weightage of 40% as well.

The topics under English are given below:

JEMAT 2021 Exam Pattern- English
Antonyms Fill in the Blanks Summary Question
Synonyms Analogies and Reverse Analogies Facts/Inferences/Judgements
Grammar Word Meaning Reading Comprehension
Sentence Correction Verbal Reasoning Jumbled Paragraphs
  • Reference books: The candidates can refer to the books referred by the conducting authority and the previous year topper students.
  • Last year question paper: Candidates can check the previous year question paper to have better clarity about the syllabus.

Read more here: JEMAT 2021 Syllabus

JEMAT 2021 Books

This section is a combination of reading comprehension and verbal ability. Candidates appearing for JEMAT exam should make sure that they go through these reference books given below to prepare themselves for the exam.

JEMAT 2021 reference books- English Language

  • Word Power Made Easy
  • 30 Days To More Powerful Vocabulary
  • Objective General English
  • Better English
  • Grammar Error Spot by
  • A Mirror Of Common Errors 
  • Proficiency in Reading Comprehension simplifying the "Passage" 

JEMAT reference books - Mathematics

  • How To Prepare for Logical Reasoning 
  • A Complete Manual for the CAT
  • Mathematics for MBA
  • Vedic Mathematics
  • Mathematics Papers

JEMAT reference books - Logical Reasoning

  • Logical Reasoning
  • Non-Verbal Reasoning
  • How To Prepare for Logical Reasoning

JEMAT - Practise books

  • MBA Complete Book
  • Complete Guide for MBA

Read more here: JEMAT 2021 Books

JEMAT 2021 Results

The result will be declared on the official website for all the candidates. The candidates will need their registration number and password to access their JEMAT 2021 result.

  • Scorecard: The candidates who have appeared for the exam can download their JEMAT 2021 results using their login credentials.
  • Tie break:
    • Profile: The candidate's educational background is analyzed, and the best one is given the position.
    • Work experience: This will be used as the second parameter. Students who have higher work experience in a managerial position will be given higher marks, and the seat will be allotted.
    • Age: This is the last step; the student older in age will be given the heart.
  • Cut-off: JEMAT 2021 Cutoff is the minimum cut off marks that must be secured by the candidate so that they can appear for the further rounds of GD/ PI.
  • Shortlisted: The shortlisted candidates will be called for GD/ PI, followed by counselling.

Read more here: JEMAT 2021 Results

JEMAT 2021 Cut-off 

 Maulana Abul Kalam Azad University of Technology, West Bengal, will release the JEMAT 2021 cutoff after the result declaration. JEMAT 2021 cutoff is the minimum marks required by the candidates to qualify for selection rounds. The cutoff marks will be different for various institutes. JEMAT 2021 cutoff release date has not been announced yet. Once it is released, the JEMAT 2021 cutoff date will be updated here. Candidates have to qualify and clear the minimum cutoff defined by each college and their eligibility requirements.

Read more here: JEMAT 2021 Cut-off

JEMAT 2021 Preparation

The JEMAT exam takes place two times a year. The students must start their preparation as soon as possible. They must dedicate at least six months to practice and learn the important concepts to prepare well for the JEMAT exam.

  • The participant must study a few hours daily. MBA is all about management, so they need to prepare themselves by making little effort every day.
  • Reading newspapers daily can improve grammar, vocabulary, and reading speed.
  • The candidate must read all the questions given in the JEMAT question paper carefully and then attempt them.

Also, go through previous years' JEMAT question papers and practice them.

JEMAT 2021 Counselling

The Candidates who have cleared the JEMAT 2021 will be called for the JEMAT 2021 counselling process. The participants have to pay the counselling fees at time of registering for counselling. The counselling fee and process is given below

  • Counselling fee: Candidates enlisted in the merit list will have to pay a counseling fee of INR 500.00 at the time of Counseling.
  • Counselling process: Counseling consists of the following phases: General Discussion/ Personal Interview. The candidates have to be on the day of counselling and no date change will be provided.

Here is the JEMAT colleges list.

Documents required for Counselling

The Candidates are required to bring certain documents with them while appearing for counselling. These documents must match to the information given by the participants while filling the application form

The candidates must provide the following documents at the time of reporting for JEMAT 2021 Counselling:

  1. JEMAT admit card
  2. JEMAT score card
  3. Mark Sheet - 10th standard
  4. Mark Sheet - 12th standard
  5. Graduation Mark Sheet
  6. Call letter
  7. Caste/Community Certificate (if applicable)
  8. Receipt of fees payment

Read more here: JEMAT 2021 Counselling

JEMAT 2021 Participating Colleges and Seat Intake

JEMAT 2021 has several colleges around the state participating in the test. These colleges have seats for students who pass the Jemat 2021. The candidates can apply to around 40 colleges while applying for the entrance test. These colleges are either affiliated with the university or are participating to get students. 

The list of colleges offering courses and allotted seats are given below:

JEMAT 2021 Participating Colleges and Seat Intake
Number of Courses Courses Seat Intake
40 Master in Business Administration(MBA) 2640
Master in Hospital Administration(MHA) 334
Total 2974

JEMAT Contact Details

The candidates can contact the university incase of any discrepancy or to clear any queries regarding the admission or entrance related problems. The contact details of MAKAUT, WB which is the organising body of JEMAT is given below:

Maulana Abul Kalam Azad University of Technology, West Bengal

Chairperson, Joint Entrance Management Aptitude Test – 2021 (JEMAT - 2021)

Phone Number: (033) 2321 0731 / 1327

Email Id: [email protected]

Official Website:


Can a candidate who is awaiting the final result apply for the JEMAT?

Yes. A candidate must have passed/appeared in the qualifying examination.

What is the FEE to be paid for JEMAT?

The payable amount is either Rs. 600/- or Rs. 300/- depending on the category of the candidate.

Can the signature or photograph be uploaded at the later stage of the application?

No, you must make sure that you upload the documents before the payment of the fee.

How will I know that the application is submitted successfully?

On successful submission of the application, you will receive the registration number on the registered email id and phone number.


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