NMAT Mock Tests and Sample Papers 2021: Download free PDF

Exam Date

Oct 14, 2021

Aug 4, 2021 | Management


One of the best ways of preparing for the NMAT 2021 exam is for candidates to take up the NMAT Mock Test 2021 online. The Graduate Management Aptitude Council (GMAC) releases the mock tests to give candidates a hands-on experience of the main exam. The NMAT Mock Test generally has 480 questions from the previous NMAT exams, along with 240 new questions. The solutions and answer keys will also be released alongside the mock test. Candidates will have to pay a requisite fee for attempting the NMAT Mock Test 2021. The NMAT 2021 exam is an online, computer-based, multiple-choice paper with 3 major sections.

The following table has the important dates for the NMAT 2021. The NMAT 2021 will be conducted for 88 days. Candidates can attempt the NMAT Mock Test 2021 within the window of the start and end date. It should be noted that the NMAT Mock Test 2021 can be attempted for a maximum of 3 attempts. The first attempt is free for candidates. The second and third attempts will have to be bought by candidates by paying a requisite fee.

How to Attempt the NMAT Mock Test 2021?

Candidates should follow the steps mentioned below to attempt the NMAT Mock Test 2021:

  1. Visit the official website of NMAT by GMAC.
  2. Find the "NMAT by GMAC Official Prep" link in the taskbar.
  3. A new page showing checkboxes for "Practice 1", "Practice 2" and "Practice 3" will appear.
  4. Click on "Register for Practice 1" to attempt the mock test for free. "Practice 2" and "Practice 3" will be paid mock tests.
  5. Candidates will have to log in with their application number and password created at the time of registration to attempt the mock tests.
  6. Once logged in, a link will be provided to candidates to attempt the mock tests.
  7. Upon completion of the mock tests, candidates will be provided with the answer keys for the same.

NMAT Mock Test 2021: Important Highlights

The important highlights of the NMAT Mock Test 2021 are mentioned below:

  • The NMAT Mock Test 2021, like the NMAT exam, will be in the English language.
  • Candidates must provide a valid email ID not to miss any official notifications or messages related to the NMAT Mock Test.
  • Once candidates submit an entry in the mock test, they will not be able to alter their entries.
  • Candidates who make the top 50 percentile scorers list will be given a prize for their All India Mock Test performance. Their names will be declared a week after the date of the mock test.

Benefits of solving the NMAT Mock Test 2021

Candidates will undoubtedly benefit from attempting the NMAT Mock Test 2021 as it will give them a glimpse of the actual NMAT exam. The benefits of taking the mock test are as follows:

  • Attempting the NMAT Mock Test 2021 will give candidates an idea of the exact pattern and structure of the NMAT 2021 exam.
  • The mock test will simulate the environment of the actual exam.
  • By solving the NMAT Mock Test 2021, candidates will understand where their strengths and weaknesses lie, allowing them to make the necessary adjustments in their preparation.
  • Solving the mock tests will also help candidates get a better grip of writing the exam, as it will help improve their speed and time management skills.

NMAT 2021 Exam Pattern

The NMAT Mock Test 2021 pattern will be a replica of the NMAT 2021 exam paper in terms of the pattern. The exam will be for 120 minutes and will have 108 questions divided into 3 sections; Language Skills, Quantitative Aptitude, and Logical Reasoning. Candidates will have to attempt the sections linearly, i.e. they will have to wait for a particular section to elapse before they can move on to the other sections. Candidates will be awarded 3 marks for every right answer. There will be no negative marking for wrong answers or unattempted questions. The score range for each section will be 12 - 120 for each section, which means that the total score range of the paper will be 36 - 360.

NMAT 2021 Exam Pattern
Medium of NMAT 2021 English
Number of Sections 3 sections:
  • Language Skills
  • Quantitative Aptitude
  • Logical Reasoning
Number of Questions 108 (36 per section)
Duration of the Exam 120 minutes or 2 hours
Type of Questions Objective/Multiple-choice Queries (MCQ)
Exam Mode Online/ Computer-based Test (CBT)
Score Range 36 - 360

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