SRMCAT 2022: Exam Date, Registration, Syllabus, Admit Card

Jan 10, 2022 | Management


Sri Ramaswamy Memorial (SRM) University is one of the top universities providing a two-year MBA program where students can transform into future managers, leaders, and entrepreneurs. SRMCAT 2022 is going to be held in April 2022. Want to know more about the SRMCAT exam? To get more detailed information on the eligibility criteria, important dates, syllabus, exam pattern and more, read the article given below.


What is SRMCAT Exam?

SRM University offers several undergraduates, postgraduate and doctoral programmes in the fields of Medicine, Health Sciences, Engineering, Management, and Science and Humanities. SRMCAT is an entrance exam for business, management, economics, and finance students. Aspirants who were looking for a business management course could enrol for this examination. SRMCAT offers various courses in MBA and PGDM all over India in all its institutes. 

About SRMCAT 2022: SRMCAT is also known as Sri Ramaswamy Memorial Common Admission Test. SRMCAT 2022 is a university level entrance exam for admission in MBA offered by SRM University. SRMCAT 2022 is held in June 2022. Duration of SRMCAT 2022 exam is 2 hours and 30 minutes i.e., 150 minutes. This common admission test is conducted to assess the candidate's knowledge and knack for business and management.

Mode: It is an online proctored entrance examination conducted by SRM University, Chennai.

Application: The application process will begin soon. 

Details: All necessary details regarding the exam such as application form, eligibility, exam date, exam pattern, syllabus, etc. is available on the official website of SRM University.

Other Qualifying Tests: Candidates who have obtained valid scores in GMAT, CAT, MAT, XAT, TANCET, and CMAT are also eligible to apply according to the eligibility criteria. However, such students do not have to appear for the SRMCAT 2022 exam. 

Exam Pattern: SRMCAT 2022 exam question paper consists of 100 objective type questions divided into 5 sections i.e. Data Interpretation, English, Quantitative, Reasoning, General Knowledge, and Current Affairs.SRMCAT

SRMCAT 2022 Exam Highlights

All important details regarding the SRMCAT 2022 exam are given in the table below.

SRMCAT 2022 Exam Highlights
Exam Name SRMCAT
Full Form Sri Ramaswamy MemorialCommon Admission Test
Exam Type Post Graduation
Conducted By SRM University, Chennai
Exam Level University Level
Courses Offered MBA (2 Years) & Integrated MBA (5 Years)
Official Website

SRMCAT 2022 Important Dates

Important exam events of SRMCAT 2022 exam consist of registration date, application form declaration, application form submission date, slot booking date, admit card issue date, result date, etc. All the exam events and their dates are mentioned below.

SRMCAT 2022 Important Dates
Events Dates
Application Start Date To be Announced
Last Date for Application To be Announced
Exam Date To be Announced
Admit Card To be Announced
Result To be Announced
Counselling To be Announced

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SRMCAT 2022 Eligibility Criteria

Candidates applying for the SRMCAT 2022 examination had to fulfil all the required eligibility criteria. If candidates fail to meet the eligibility criteria for SRMCAT 2022 then, they were not allowed to appear for the exam. Moreover, all documents are thoroughly checked during the counselling process so the failure to not meet the given criteria might lead to loss of admission or even rejection of admission letter.

Graduation: Candidates must have at least completed a 3-year graduate course in any discipline from a recognized board. Candidates in the final year of graduation can also apply for the SRMCAT 2022 examination.

Minimum Marks: Candidates who wish to join the MBA program must have obtained at least 60% aggregate in graduation. Candidates who wish to join for 5 years Integrated MBA must have obtained 60% aggregate in the H.S.C exam or any equivalent exam.

Final Year Students: Students who are completing their final year of an undergraduate degree can also apply for the SRMCAT exam, provided they have to produce their graduation mark sheet at the time of counselling.

Read More: SRMCAT Eligibility Criteria  2022

SRMCAT 2022 Syllabus

SRMCAT 2022 examination consists of 5 sections with 20 questions in each section. The sections are Data Interpretation, Quantitative Ability, Reasoning, English and General Awareness/Current Affairs.

SRMCAT 2022 syllabus as displayed by SRM University is as follows:

SRMCAT 2022 Syllabus
Data Interpretation Data Interpretation
Column Graphs
Bar Graphs
Line Charts
Pie Chart
Graphs Representing Area
Venn Diagram
Quantitative Ability Ratios and Proportion
Profit & Loss
Partnership & Time
Speed – Distance
Work and Time
Permutations & Combinations
Reasoning Critical Reasoning
Visual Reasoning
Assertion and Reasons
Statements and Assumptions
Identifying Valid Inferences
Identifying Strong Arguments and Weak Arguments
Statements and Conclusions
Cause and Effect
Identifying Probably True
Linear Arrangements
Matrix Arrangements
Identifying Relationship Among a Group of People
Symbol Based Problems
Coding and Decoding
Identifying Next Number in Series
English Language Comprehension of Passage
Verbal Reasoning
Fill in the Blanks
Jumbled Paragraphs
Sentence Correction
Sentence Completion
Odd Man Out
One Word Substitution
Different Usage of the Same Word
General Awareness/Current Affairs Current Affairs
Punch Line of Companies
Top Officials of Big Companies
Major Corporate Events
Famous Awards and Prizes
International Organizations
Social Issues

Read More: SRMCAT 2022 syllabus

How to Prepare for the SRMCAT 2022 Exam?

Given below are a few tips and tricks to prepare for the SRMCAT 2022 exam.

Start Studying Early: Give yourself more than the required time to revise. If you have to study and revise a subject of an entire semester, you might have to start studying a few weeks prior. However, SRMCAT is not a tough exam to crack, so starting preparations a month or two prior may be sufficient.

Know the Exam Pattern and Syllabus in Detail: Make sure that you take a look at the SRMCAT 2022 exam pattern and syllabus before you start preparing for the exam. This would help you understand what the important topics are and also the mark distribution. Accordingly, you can allot time for each section while preparing for the exam.

Get the Right Study Material: Make sure to get the right books and guides to prepare for the exam. The right book helps you with the exact knowledge and concept required for the exam. It is advised to buy the books that are suggested by most of the SRMCAT aspirants and toppers.

Utilize the Internet: You can find many related materials required for the preparation. Many concepts, tips and tricks are available on the internet as it is a hub of information. Getting yourself tutored by a teacher through the youtube platform is also of great advantage.

Mock Tests: It will be a great strategy of giving weekly mock tests. Whatever you study in a week can be tested by giving online mock tests. This strategy will be great for revisions as well as to check where you are going wrong with your concept and can help improve time management.

SRMCAT 2022 Exam Pattern

SRMCAT 2022 examination is conducted in online mode only. It consists of 5 sections with a total of 100 questions. Each question carries 3 marks which account for a 300 marks paper. No mark is deducted for wrong/ incorrect answers. SRMCAT test is an objective type test and the duration of the exam will be of 150 minutes, i.e 30 minutes for each section to be answered. The table below assembles all the details regarding the exam pattern of SRMCAT 2022.

SRMCAT 2022 Exam Pattern Highlights
Exam Mode Computer-Based Test (Online)
Number of Papers 1
Number of Questions 100 questions
Number of Parts Five
Question Paper Type Multiple Choice Questions
NIMCET Total Marks 300
Exam Duration 150 minutes
Exam Language English
Marking Scheme 3 Marks - For Correct Response
Negative Marking No Negative Marks

SRMCAT 2022 Exam - Marks Distribution

Subject-wise marks distribution is as mentioned in the table below according to the exam pattern of the SRMCAT 2022 exam.

SRMCAT 2022 Exam Pattern
Subjects Number of Questions Marks
Data Interpretation 20 60
Quantitative 20 60
Reasoning 20 60
English 20 60
GK/ CA/ BA 20 60
Total 100 300

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SRMCAT 2022 Exam Centres

SRMCAT 2022 Exam will be held in almost 30 cities across India. Students will be given a choice to choose their preferred city while applying for the exam. Aspirants can choose up to three exam cities ranging from 1 to 3, where 1 is the most preferable test city and 3 is the least. In short, the candidate has to choose three exam centres for SRMCAT 2022 in decreasing order of preference. All test cities and their states have been given below for better understanding. 

SRMCAT 2022 Exam Centres
State City
Andhra Pradesh
Assam Guwahati
Bihar Patna
Gujarat Ahmedabad
Haryana Gurgaon
Karnataka Bangalore
Madhya Pradesh
New Delhi New Delhi
Orissa Bhuvaneshwar
Tamil Nadu
Chennai- Kattankulanthur
Uttar Pradesh
Uttaranchal Dehra Dun
West Bengal Kolkata

Read More: SRMCAT Exam Centers 2022

SRMCAT 2022 Application Form

The SRMCAT 2022 application form will be available on the official website of SRM University. Candidates have to fill in all the required details in the SRMCAT 2022 application form such as personal details, academic details, and other required details.

Fee Payment: After successful registration with the SRMCAT 2022 application form, the candidate has to make the payment either by credit card/debit card/net banking or Demand Draft in favour of SRMIST payable at Chennai.

How to Apply for SRMCAT 2022?

Submission and fill up of application form is available in two modes: Online and Offline.

Online Mode

This mode requires an application form to be filled online. All the required information have to be submitted online and submission of all the scanned documents should be in the required sizes. This mode involves online registration, application form fill up, form submission, and fee payment. The online application form involves the following steps:

Online Registration: This requires the name, mobile number, email ID for registration.

Verification of Email ID: The email ID given by the applicant is verified for enabling the application form.

Application Form Fill Up: It requires all the important information regarding the candidates to be filled up like personal details, academic details, selection of test cities, and slot booking.

Fee Payment: The application fee has to be paid online using either a debit card, credit card, or net banking.

Photo and Signature Upload: The applicant must upload a recently taken photograph and scanned copy of the signature in the proper dimensions as given by the university to complete the application process.

Offline Mode

In this mode, the application form for SRMCAT 2022 is filled in offline mode without the requirement of online submission of documents and submission of DD for application fee payment.

The application form has to be collected from the office of SRM University. It can be bought by paying the application amount for the SRMCAT 2022 application form.

Fill the application form carefully.

Attach photocopies of all required academic documents to be submitted.

Submit a DD of the application fee for SRMCAT from any bank in the name of SRMIST, payable at Chennai.

Read More: SRMCAT 2022 application form

SRMCAT 2022 Admit Card

Candidates can download the SRMCAT 2022 admit card from the official website after it has been released. Failure to download the admit card or losing the admit card will cause your failure to appear for the exam. Even the applicants who have applied offline have to download the admit card through the online process.

How to Download SRMCAT 2022 Admit Card?

SRMCAT 2022 admit card consists of candidature and assigned roll number of the candidate. Only those candidates who have successfully registered for the SRMCAT 2022 exam and have booked a time slot will be issued the SRMCAT 2022 admit card.

Candidates who fail to carry their SRMCAT admit card at the exam centre will not be allowed to write the exam and will be disqualified. They must carry a copy of the admit card which will be duly signed by the invigilator. SRMCAT 2022 admit card can be downloaded by following the steps given below:

  • Log on to the official website of SRM University.
  • Search for the link of ‘SRMCAT 2022 Admit Card’ and click on it.
  • Applicants have to enter their login credentials on the page that opens. Enter the registration number and date of birth.
  • SRMCAT 2022 admit card will open in the form of a PDF file. Download it.
  • Make sure that you save the soft copy and take two printouts of the SRMCAT 2022 hall ticket.

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SRMCAT Results

SRMCAT 2022 result will be declared by Sri Ramaswamy Memorial University on their official website. The merit list is generated based on the rank obtained as per the result of SRMCAT 2022.

Steps to Download SRMCAT 2022 Score Card

  • Visit
  • Go to Results for SRMCAT 2022.
  • Fill in the required information: Application Number and Date of Birth.
  • Click on "Submit". 
  • The result will be displayed on the screen
  • Download the score sheet.

Read More: SRMCAT Results 2022

SRMCAT 2022 Counselling

SRMCAT 2022 counselling dates will be declared after the release of the results on the official website of the university. Candidates are required to bring their original documents and certificates for counselling. Documents are verified during the counselling process. 

Candidate must carry the documents mentioned below during the SRMCAT 2022 counselling process:

  • Original Certificates from Class 10 to Graduation like Certificate / Degree / Mark Sheet.
  • Photo ID Proof.
  • Score Card of SRMCAT 2022.
  • Admit Card
  • Counselling Call Letter
  • 5 Photographs of the Applicant.
  • 2 Self-Attested Photocopies Set of all the documents along with the Originals.

Read More: SRMCAT 2022 counselling

SRMCAT 2022 Answer Key

 After the online test, the SRMCAT 2022 answer key for the test will be uploaded online. Candidates who appear for the test will be able to match these official answer keys with their marked answers. This will help you get an estimate of the possible scores that you might score.


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