Karnataka Management Aptitude Test (KMAT) is a national level entrance test conducted by Karnataka Private Post Graduate Colleges Association (KPPGCA). The pen-paper based exam is conducted in more than 10 cities in India for candidates who wish to pursue postgraduate programmes such as MBA, PGDM and MCA. By qualifying the KMAT exam, candidates can get admission in more than 169 AICTE-approved B-schools in Karnataka. These affiliated institutions of Karnataka are counted in the list of well-known B-schools of India. Candidates from India and abroad can sit for KMAT 2018.