HP CMAT - Himachal Pradesh Combined Management Aptitude Test

Himachal Pradesh Combined Management Aptitude Test HP CMAT 2009

HP-CMAT is a common entrance test for admission to Master of Business Administration (MBA) program for all the universities/Institutions affiliated to universities in Himachal Pradesh.

Date of Exam HP-CMAT 2009: June 6, 2009

The HP-CMAT 2009 will be basis for admission to the following institutes:

  1. MBA Programme of IMS, HP University, Summerhill, Shimla.
  2. MBA (Agribusiness) programme of Dr. YS Parmar University, Nauni, Solan.
  3. MBA Programme of other Private Institutions affiliated to HP University.

HP CMAT 2009 Age Limit:

Except for NRI/NRI Sponsored/Foreign National candidates/students, and serving/retired defence personnel, the maximum age limit for all P.G. courses is 26 years on the 1st of July of the year 2009, provided that in case of candidates belonging to Scheduled Caste and Scheduled Tribes, the upper age limit will be raised by three years.

Provided however that the Vice-Chancellor shall have the power to permit age relaxation for reasons to be recorded in writing upto a maximum three months. Provided further that age bar shall not apply in the case of inservice candidates/students and the State/Government of India nominees.

HP CMAT 2009 Eligibility:

Any first bachelor's degree of a university, established by law in India, at least with 50% marks(45% maks in the case of Scheduled Cast/ Scheduled Tribe candidate). The students who are appearing for their final bachelor degree examination in 2009 shall be allowed to appear in H.P. State Combined Management Aptitude Test H.P.C (MAT), but their final admission is subject to their satisfying the above said Eligibility condition.

HP-CMAT 2009 Application Form

Application form along with Handbook of Information can be obtained from the Institute on cash payment/demand draft at the following rates:-

 Cash CounterBy Post
General Category:
Subsidized & Nonsubsidized
SC/ST Category
Subsidized & Nonsubsidized

Demand Draft should be drawn in favour of Director, Institute of Management Studies, H.P. University, Shimla.

HP CMAT 2009 Examination Centres:

  • Shimla
  • Solan
  • Dharamshala
  • Hamirpur
  • Mandi
  • Chandigarh
  • Delhi

Note: The centre will be created depending on availability of adequate number of applicants

HP CMAT 2009 Admission Process

  • Graduate in any discipline from a recognized university with 50% marks (45% for SC/ST candidates).
  • Admission to MBA Programme is based on HP-CMAT, Application Rating, Group Discussion and Personal Interview.

Students appearing in final year of qualifying examinations can also apply.

HP CMAT 2009 Important Dates

Sale of Handbook of Information25.03.2009 onwards
Last date for receipt of application in Shimla by 5.00 p.m.16.05.2009
Date of Examinations (HP-CMAT 2009) 06.06.2009
Result of (HP-CMAT 2009)15.06.2009

For details pleases contact:

Tel: 0177-2831653, 2832653, 2832938,
Tele Fax: 0177-2830938,
Email: ims_director@yahoo.co.in,
Website: http://www.imsshimla.org