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  1. Important Dates
  2. Eligibility Criteria
  3. Application Fee
  4. How to Apply
  5. Exam Pattern
  6. Syllabus
  7. Admit Card / Hall Ticket
  8. Cutoff
  9. Results
  10. Counselling
  11. Accepting Colleges
  12. Contact Details

The Joint Entrance Management Aptitude Test (JEMAT) is a state level eligibility of the Govt. of W.B. conducted by the Maulana Abul Kalam Azad University of Technology (MAKAUTWB), Kolkata. Test held every year for admission to the MBA / AICTE approved PG Diploma programmes offered by the Management Institutions of the State (both government and private). This test is conducted by the West Bengal University of Technology on behalf of the State Government as per the guidelines framed by AICTE, in pursuance of the Supreme Court judgments and in terms of the policy framework laid down by the Ministry of Human Resource Development, Government of India. Colleges/Institutes can admit students from one national level test (CAT / MAT / XAT / CMAT) and the state level test (JEMAT) OR only from one national level test OR only from state level test. This is as per the Ministry of HRD guidelines.

Candidates can get the full details of JEMAT 2017 Notification such as Application Form, Exam Pattern, Syllabus, Important Dates and much more on this post.

About JEMAT Exam
Exam Name: Joint Entrance Management Aptitude Test
Conducting Institute: West Bengal University of Technology
Commonly called as: JEMAT
Exam Level: State Level
Stream: Management Aptitude Test

Important Dates

3ed week of week of August 2017

JEMAT Exam Dates
Events Dates
Online Application Commences: 1st week of July 2017
Online Application Closes: 2nd week of July 2017
Last Date for Receipt of Hard Copy of application form: 3rd week of July 2017
Issuance of Admit Card: 3rd week of July 2017
Date of JEMAT 2017 4th week of July 2017
Declaration of Result: Last week of July 2017
Group Discussion/ Personal Interview 1st & 2nd week of August 2017
Counseling Commences: September 2017

Eligibility Criteria

- The minimum qualification for admission to MBA programmes is a Bachelors degree in Arts/Science/Commerce/Engineering/Technology /Medical /Dental/Agriculture or other professional courses from recognised universities. The candidates who expect their graduation results by September of a given year may also apply for this examination.

- The candidate should be an Indian citizen.

Application Fee

JEMAT Registration & Examination Fee Structure
Application Fee For General Category INR 600
Application Fee For SC/ST/OBC INR 300

How to Apply

For JEMAT 2017 Registration Window Opens in June second week, 2017 and it will close on June last week, 2017.

- The application form may be downloaded from the websites and

Step 1: Registration: The Registration Process is conducted in Online Mode

Step 2: Application Form: The application form can be obtained by sending the DD in favor of WBUT-JEMAT payable at Kolkata separately in an envelope along with Student Handbook & Prospectus by paying the amount of INR 600 for general category and INR 300 for SC/ST/OBC
or It can also be downloaded from the official website after online registration. Appropriate certificates must be provided in case of SC/ST/OBC/PH candidates. The examination fees are to be paid in the form of a Demand Draft drawn in favour of West Bengal University of Technology payable at Kolkata. Advertisements inviting application for JEMAT are usually published in leading dailies and also posted on the university website by December / early January.

Step 3: Filling up the form: The application form of JEMAT 2017 is to be filled in all the necessary and basic details like Candidates name, Gender, Nationality, Date of Birth, Parents, / guardian, details, Educational qualifications, Photograph to be posted at the box specified in the application form, contact details and photocopy of the documents mentioned in the application.

Step 4: Submitting the Form: the form is to be submitted at the university with the application fees in the form of demand draft (if the form is downloaded from the website) at the following address:
West Bengal University of Technology
BF-142, Sector-I,
Salt Lake
Kolkata – 700064

Exam Pattern

JEMAT 2017 will be held on July first week, 2017. The exam pattern is given as under:

  • It is an objective type multiple-choice test
  • The test is consists of 3 sections i.e. English Language, Quantitative Aptitude and Logical Reasoning
  • There will be 100 questions to be completed in 120 minutes or 2 hours
  • There is negative marking of 0.25 marks for each wrong answer


Sections Questions marks
General English 40 40
Mathematics 40 40
Logical Reasoning 20 20

Admit Card / Hall Ticket

It is vital to download the JEMAT 2017 admit card from the website. Without this admit card, the candidates will not be allowed to sit for the examination. You have to download it by providing your registration number and date of birth. After printing the form, you have to paste a recent passport size photograph here. Your centre number will be mentioned here too. No changes for centre change are entertained.


After the declaration of the result, JEMAT Cutoff will be prepared. Each of the management institutes which will accept the JEMAT 2017 score will prepare their individual JEMAT Cut off and will publish it on their respective official website. The JEMAT Cutoff 2017 will list out the minimum scores that will mandatorily be required to be obtained by every aspirant, who will be desiring to take admission into that particular institute.

JEMAT Cutoff 2017 will be prepared after keeping in mind certain points such as:-
- Seat availability
- JEMAT 2017 scores
- Reservation Policies
- Applications received by the management institutes

Candidates will be called for GD/PI/Counselling (further rounds of selection) after considering the JEMAT Cut off 2017 and after analysing the candidate's overall profile. Each institute may adopt their own selection process and may lay down their own criteria. Candidates will have to contact the institutes personally, where they will be wishing to seek admission and know their selection parameters. JEMAT 2017 Cutoff will be prepared both category wise and course wise. Certain institutes may consider the sectional cutoffs or may consider the overall cutoff, it all depends on their selection procedure and norms.


The result is available online. This article provides a link for a hassle free access to the result for JEMAT 2017. The result is available in .PDF format and will furnish the name, registration number, date of birth and roll number of the candidates qualified for the counselling rounds. The entrance test was held for admission into the Management Programmes offered by the Institutes affiliated with the University. For more details on JEMAT Result 2017, read this article. The Group Discussion/Personal Interview round will be held in two sessions.


Schedule for Counseling

Date and Day 11:00 am – 2:00 pm 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
4th Week of August, 2017 Rank 1 - Rank 150 Rank 151 - Rank 300
4th Week of August, 2017 Rank 301 – Rank 450 Rank 451 - Rank 621

- Candidates MUST Report at least 30 minutes before the Commencement of their Allotted Counseling

- Venue : Maulana Abul Kalam Azad University of Technology, Kolkata


1. Candidates are required to appear for counselling at the scheduled date and time at MAKAUT, WB. In case a candidate cannot appear in person for
counselling, she/he can send her/his representative duly authorised by the candidate with a letter citing valid reason/s.

2. Candidates have to bring (a) all relevant mark sheets / certificates in original starting from 10th (with one photocopy of each for submission), (b) Caste Certificate(where applicable),(c) JEMAT admit card and (d) JEMAT Rank Card / Score Card (to be downloaded from the JEMAT website).

3. No change in allotment of college / institute will be allowed once the candidate completes counselling

Accepting Colleges

The below mentioned are the institutes accepting WB JEMAT 2017 score:

  • Haldia Institute of Technology
  • IMS Business School
  • Institute of Engineering & Management
  • Calcutta Institute of Technology
  • Netaji Subhash Engineering College
  • Regent Education & Research Foundation Group of Institutions
  • Siliguri Institute of Technology
  • Advanced College of Management
  • Dr. B. C. Roy Engineering College, Durgapur
  • International Institute of Management Sciences
  • Bengal College of Engineering & Technology
  • Swami Vivekananda Institute of Science & Technology
  • Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan Institute of Management Science
  • NSHM Knowledge Campus, Durgapur – Group of Institutions
  • Techno India
  • JIS College of Engineering
  • Army Institute of Management
  • Sabita Devi Education Trust – Brainware Group of Institutions
  • Institute of Business Management & Research
  • Future Business School
  • Meghnad Saha Institute of Technology
  • Pailan College of Management & Technology (MBA Division)
  • Gurunanak Institute of Technology
  • Camellia School of Business Management
  • Future Institute of Engineering and Management
  • Seacom Engineering College
  • Bengal Institute of Technology and Management
  • Narula Institute of Technology
  • Calcutta Institute of Engineering and Management
  • DSMS Business School
  • Management Institute of Durgapur
  • Swami Vivekananda Institute of Management & Computer Science
  • Aryabhatta Institute of Engineering & Management Durgapur
  • Apex Management Institute
  • George College (Department of Management Studies)
  • ABS academy of Science Technology & Management
  • Budge Institute of Technology
  • Ibrad School of Management and Sustainable development
  • St. Mary’s Technical Campus Kolkata
  • Durgapur Institute of Management and Science
  • Supreme Knowledge Foundation Group of Institutions
  • Management and Science Institute of Durgapur
  • Management Education Centre, Heritage Institute of Technology
  • Contact Details

    Joint Entrance Management Aptitude Test (JEMAT)
    School of Management Room No. 202
    West Bengal University of Technology
    BF-142, Sector-1, Saltlake City
    Kolkata 700064.

    Phones : (+91) (033) 64147753,1014/1031/1021/1025 Extn
    Fax : (+91) (033) 23341028


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