GMAT-2018 Registration & Eligibility

Accepted For : MBA , PGDM , PGPM , PGDBM

Exam Mode : Online

Registrations Date


Exam Date

01 Jan, 2018


How to Apply for GMAT

Below are the steps to register online for GMAT:

Create an Account

  • You will have to log in and create an account for GMAT registration on Under GMAT exam drop down, select Register and schedule a GMAT exam.

  • Enter details like Name, Email Address, and Password, and then, click on ‘Create Account’option.

  • The next page will require you to verify your profile details. You must ensure that the information matches your ID.

This is important because if the profile credentials do not match on the GMAT test day, you will not be allowed to take the test and no refund will be given afterward. You may also be marked as ‘No Show’.

Exam Scheduling

After the account creation, aspirants can then schedule their GMAT test dates. The same account can be used to cancel or reschedule the exam or centre. Students can also access their scores and send it to various schools as well.

Choose GMAT Date

Applicants registered for GMAT can choose up to three GMAT Exam Centres to confirm GMAT Exam date availability of their choice. Once they select the centre of their choice, the tests dates at the centre are shown. Clicking the preferred date shows its availability as well as the available session slot to select.

Confirm Exam Details

As the applicants select the date and exam session, the next page displays the complete profile as well the selected date and slot to be confirmed. Candidates are advised to carefully examine all the information before they click 'Next'. Any irregularities in information can be corrected at this stage.

Fee Payment

The next page is the payment page. Payment for the GMAT test can be done with Credit or Debit cards. Only the following cards will be accepted for making payment:

  • Visa Card

  • MasterCard

  • American Express 

  • JCB are accepted in the payment procedure

Fee Type



Exam Fee

Graduate Management Aptitude Test Fee

US $250

Cancellation Fee (Refund)

More than 7 days before the exam

US $80


Less than 7 days before the exam


24 hours before the exam


Rescheduling Fee

By phone (surcharge)

US $10


Online (Surcharge)


More than 7 days before the exam

US $50

  Less than 7 days before the exam

US $250

GMAT Eligibility Criteria

Following are the eligibility norms which must be fulfilled by the candidates before appearing in GMAT.

  • Candidates applying for GMAT must have the age of 18 years. No upper age limit is applicable.

  • Candidates should have completed their graduation from any recognised University/Institution.

  • Candidates must be proficient in English.

  • To be eligible for GMAT, no particular Nationality is specified by the Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC).

  • Candidates from any Country or State can appear for GMAT.

  • Candidates can appear for GMAT only 5 times in a year.

GMAT Reservation Criteria

For the students with disabilities, special reservation criteria are laid. However, GMAT test takers will have to document the following with their applications to claim this provision:

  • The current impact of your impairment and how it limits your ability to take the Computer-Adaptive GMAT exam under standard condition.

  • The existence of an impairment that substantially limits a major life activity as compared with most of the people.

The following categories are considered under the disability criteria:

  • Psychological Disabilities

  • Learning and Cognitive disorder

  • Attention Deficit Hyperactive Disorder

  • Sensor Disabilities (Hearing or Vision)

  • Physical and systematic disabilities