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MBA Exam Calendar

Know Important Dates of CAT, MAT, ATMA, CMAT, XAT, and GMAT

From the date when the entrance exam registration begins till the time MBA/PGDM results are announced, every step is a milestone that must be completed within the deadline. Missing out on a single deadline can cost a year to seek admission in the targeted B-school.

Therefore, to help you keep tap with the MBA/PGDM exam-related events, we have charted out MBA exam Calendar 2021. This exercise aims to lessen your efforts of visiting several pages on the internet to find the exam deadlines.

Take a look at the examination schedule 2021 for CAT, MAT, ATMA, CMAT, XAT, and GMAT exams.

We have focused on the most important 6 MBA Entrance exams which are widely accepted by the most prominent B-schools in the country.

CAT Exam

(Common Admission Test) CAT exam is conducted once a year by the IIMs on a rotation basis. The entrance exam was devised as a shortlisting criterion for admission to IIMs, however other top B-schools, such as JIMS Rohini also accept the score of CAT entrance exam to shortlist the deserving candidates for admission.

This year IIM Ahmedabad will be conducting the CAT exam. The registration deadline is over. Find out other important dates to stay updated:

CAT Exam Important Dates
Registration 4th August 2021 – 22nd Sept 2021
Admit Card 27th October 2021
Date of Examination 28th November 2021
Announcement of the Result 5th January 2022

MAT Exam

Management Aptitude Test (MAT) is another sought-after MBA entrance exam conducted by AIMA. The score of the exam is accepted by more than 600 Management Institutes in India. JIMS Rohini readily accepts the scores of the MAT exam for admission to its PGDM Programs.

One unique feature of the MAT exam is that it is conducted 4-times a year starting from February, spanning an entire year in May, September, and December.

MAT Exam PBT Exam Dates CBT 1 Dates CBT 2 Dates
Registration Ends 28th Nov. 14th Nov. 12th December
Admit Card 29th Nov. 16th Nov. 14th Nov.
Date of Examination 5th December 21st Nov. 19th December
Announcement of the Result 27th December 2021


A popular National-level MBA entrance exam, AIMS Test for Management Admissions (ATMA) is conducted five times a year to shortlist candidates for admission to the top B-schools of India including JIMS Rohini.

In 2021, the ATMA exam was last conducted in July. AIMS conducts its exam five times a year (January, February, May, June, and July). For the next session, the ATMA exam series is likely to be conducted from January 2022 onwards.

ATMA Exam Important Dates
Registration To be Notified
Admit Card To be Notified
Date of Examination To be Notified
Announcement of the Result To be Notified

XAT Exam

Xavier’s Aptitude Test (XAT) is one of the most difficult MBA entrance exams that is conducted once a year. The candidates need to keep an eye on the updates related to the XAT exam so that they do not end up missing any important deadline.

XAT Exam Important Dates
Registration 10th August – 30th November
Admit Card 20th December 2021
Date of Examination 2nd January 2022
Announcement of the Result To be Notified


We are glad to announce that JIMS Rohini accepts GMAT scores to receive admission requests from international aspirants. Like MAT and ATMA exams, the GMAT exam is also conducted multiple times in a year. Candidates can choose GMAT test dates depending upon the B-school admission deadline.

GMAT Exam Important Dates
Date of Examination Choose Date depending upon the Availability


Common Management Admission Test (CMAT) is conducted by National Testing Agency, (NTA) for admission to AICTE Approved MBA Institutes across India. The national-level MBA entrance is conducted once a year in online mode.

The score of this exam is valid for admission to JIMS Rohini PGDM Program.

CMAT Exam Important Dates
Registration To be Notified
Admit Card To be Notified
Date of Examination 22nd February 2022 (Tentatively)
Announcement of the Result To be Notified


Candidates can choose to appear for any one of the MBA entrance exams i.e. CAT, MAT, CMAT, XAT, ATMA, and GMAT. It is not mandatory to appear for all the MBA entrances to seek admission in JIMS Rohini.

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