KMAT Karnataka 2020: IBT Test Guidelines

Yash Dhamija
Yash DhamijaPublished On: October 30, 2020 | KMAT

KMAT Karnataka(Pencil Paper Test) will be conducted in online mode on 28th November 2020. MBA & MCA candidates appearing for the KMAT Karnataka exam can check the IBT test guidelines provided in this article.

KMAT Karnataka 2020: IBT Test Guidelines

KMAT Karnataka 2020 is scheduled to be conducted on 29th October 2020 for admission to MBA and MCA programmes in 200 institutes in Karnataka. Admission basis KMAT is offered to candidates from Karnataka domicile as well as all India category without discrimination. The exam will be conducted in the internet-based test mode (online proctored mode) as well as in offline mode(Pencil Paper Test). Earlier Karnataka Management Aptitude Test 2020 was going to be conducted on 25th October 2020 but due to the COVID 19 pandemic, the exam dates were postponed. Students appearing for KMAT will have to visit the examination centre allotted to them or they can also appear for the test from home. The exam centre allotted to the candidates will be mentioned on the KMAT Karnataka Admit Card. They can download the admit card from the official website of KMAT Karnataka. Apart from this, they should also check the exam day guidelines before going to the examination hall. All the important guidelines for KMAT IBT exam are provided here.

KMAT 2020 Important Dates

Check the table provided below to know the important dates of KMAT Karnataka 2020 exam



Online registration for KMAT Begins

10th June 2020

Last Day to apply for KMAT Karnataka 2020(Reopened)

19th Oct 2020

KMAT Admit Card Release

27th Oct 2020

KMAT 2020 Exam Date(Computer Based Test)

29th Oct 2020

KMAT 2020 Exam Date(Pencil Paper Test)November 28, 2020

KMAT Result Declaration

To be announced

KMAT 2020: Guidelines for Online Proctored Mode of Examination

Candidates who are taking the KMAT Karnataka test from home can give the exam using a laptop or desktop and a 5 Mbps uninterrupted internet connection. The laptop or desktop should have a webcam. Candidates should remember that they will be invigilated with the help of Human Proctor and Artificial Intelligence. Candidates are advised to take the exam ethically as the exam conducting has the right to disbar the candidate if she or he is found to be using unfair means. 

KMAT Instructions for IBT Exam(Exam from Home)

Basic Instructions for KMAT Karnataka IBT Exam

  • Candidates should use a desktop computer/ laptop which has a windows 8, 7, 10 or Ubuntu LINUX (Version 16 and 14.1)

  • Candidates should ensure that their laptop is connected to the charger throughout the exam duration

  • The laptop or desktop they are using should have an Intel Core i3 processor or above and at least 4GB of RAM for the smooth conduction of the exam

  • Candidates should ensure that there is no noise or disturbance in the background

  • All the aspirants should give the exam in formals

  • There should be at least 100 MB of free space in the computer

  • Candidates must make sure that their face is clearly visible and they should be sitting in front of the laptop throughout the exam

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Instructions to be Followed during KMAT IBT

  • Candidates are not allowed to spear or talk during the exam.

  • Candidates should not leave their seats throughout the examination because their images and video will be supervised and recorded with the help of Human Proctor and Artificial Intelligence. 

  • Candidates should keep their photo ID card and KMAT admit card ready before sitting for the exam

  • Candidates should not fiddle with the webcam during the examination

  • Candidates should not note that they are not allowed to use any electronic gadget such as calculator, tablet e.t.c while taking the exam. They can only use a pencil and plain paper after showing them to the examiner

  • Candidates should not open a pop-up window or any other application and if in case anybody would be caught doing so, she or he will be disqualified

KMAT Karnataka Exam Day Instructions

  • Candidates are advised not to learn anything new on the examination day. They can revise the notes prepared by them during the preparation.

  • Candidates should start their laptop 1 hour before the allotted time and read all the instructions provided on the admit card and question paper.

  • Those who are going to the examination hall should reach the examination hall one hour before the exam time.

  • Candidates should take proper rest on the night before the examination so they can concentrate on the examination.

  • Candidates can check the examination pattern of KMAT to understand the exam structure and marking scheme.

  • Candidates should not forget to carry the admit card while going to the examination hall. Any candidate who is without the admit card will not be allowed to enter the examination room.

Candidates should note that the admit card will be released on 27th October 2020. They can download the admit card after entering their login credentials on the official website of KMAT. Those who have any doubts regarding KMAT Karnataka exam can clear their doubts on the Collegedekho QnA zone. If any candidate needs any admission related guidance, he/she can fill our Common Application Form

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