NPAT Entrance Exam 2024 full notification

NPAT - 2024

NMIMS NPAT 2024: SVKMs NMIMS conducts NPAT exam for admission to courses offered after Class 12. As many as seven campuses of SVKMs NMIMS accept NPAT scores for admission to courses, including BBA, BSc, BA, BCom Hons, etc. The NMIMS NPAT 2024 exam will be conducted from January 1 to May 25. The registration for NPAT exam 2024 has commenced, candidates can fill NPAT application form until May 20, 2024.

Candidates passing Class 12 are eligible to appear for the NPAT 2024 exam. Scroll down for more details on NPAT 2024 exam, including the eligibility criteria, registration process, exam centres, syllabus, pattern, colleges, and more.

NMIMS NPAT 2024 Overview

NPAT Exam Particulars

NMIMS NPAT Exam Details

Exam name


NPAT full form

National Test For Programs After Twelfth

Conducting body


Exam frequency

Once a year

Exam level


Exam mode

Centre based test

Exam duration

100 minutes

Exam sections

- Quantitative Reasoning

- Verbal Reasoning

- Logical Reasoning

Exam pattern

120 objective-type questions to be answered in 100 minutes



Exam cum application fees

INR 2,000 for one exam attempt with one program (Additional INR 1,000 for each school/course applied)

Exam purpose

Admission into the following campuses of NMIMS:

- Mumbai

- Navi Mumbai

- Bengaluru

- Hyderabad

- Indore

- Dhule

- Chandigarh

Course offered

Admission to the following courses:


- BCom (Hons)

- BSc (Finance)

- BSc (Economics)

- BBA (Branding and Advertising)

- BA (Liberal Arts)

- BBA (International Business)


Seat intake

3540 (based on 2022 intake data)

Number of test cities


Exam Helpdesk No.


Exam Website


NMIMS NPAT 2024 Exam Date

Check the tentative exam date for NMIMS NPAT 2024 given below:

NPAT 2024 Events

NPAT 2024 Schedule

Commencement of NPAT registration


Start of NPAT exam


Last date to complete NPAT exam registration


NPAT exam window closes


Release of NPAT merit list

Third week of June 2024

NPAT Registration 2024

SVKMs NMIMS facilitates the NPAT registration online on the official website, Eligible aspiring for UG level admission in the NMIMS campuses can complete the online registration followed by scheduling the exam. Along with the online registration, candidates have to pay the application fee amount based on the number of college and course choices. The space below mentions the NPAT 2024 registration process:

  • 1st Step: Visit the official website of NMIMS NPAT 2024,
  • 2nd Step: Click on the “Apply Now” tab hovering on the landing page
  • 3rd Step: Enter basic details, including name, email ID, mobile number, and more to complete the one-time registration.
  • 4th Step: Login using the generated credentials, followed by filling personal, academic, and course preferences.
  • 5th Step: Upload scanned images of photo and signature as per the prescribed specifications.
  • 6th Step: Pay the NMIMS NPAT application fee based on the campus and program specifications.

NMIMS NPAT Application Fee 2024

Candidates need to pay the NPAT application fee based on the program and campus choices entered while filing the application form. The table below mentions the NMIMS NPAT 2024 application fee:

Number of Schools Chosen by the Candidate NMIMS NPAT Application Fee (in INR)*
1 Rs 2000/-
2 Rs 3000/-
3 Rs 4000/-
4 Rs 5000/-
5 Rs 6000/-
6 Rs 7000/-

How to Apply for NMIMS NPAT

  • Step-1: Visit the website of NMIMS NPAT 2023 (Link is given here).
  • Step-2: Click on “Apply Now” and create an account.
  • Step-3: Candidates will get registration number on their registration email id to fill and complete the application form.
  • Step-4: Fill the application form with details like name, email id, phone number.
  • Step-5: Test center availability will be subject to test center capacity.
  • Step-6: Pay the application fee through online mode.
  • Step-7: Take the printout of the application form and fee receipt for future reference.

NMIMS NPAT Eligibility Criteria

Check the eligibility criteria for NMIMS NPAT 2023 are as follow:

  • Qualification: Candidate must pass 12th class or equivalent exam from recognized board.
  • Marks: The minimum marks candidates must score will be 60% aggregate marks in qualifying exam.
  • Subject: Candidate must pass with Mathematics/ Statistics as mandatory subject for Mumbai/ Navi Mumbai/ Bangalore campus.

NMIMS NPAT 2024 Exam Pattern

SVKMs NMIMS releases the NPAT exam pattern along with the admission handout. NPAT test structure comprises multiple elements, including the exam mode, type of questions, number of questions, sectional overview, marking scheme, and more.

The space below mentions the exam pattern of NMIMS NPAT 2024:

NPAT Exam Pattern Elements

NPAT Exam Pattern Features

Mode of exam

Computer Based Test



Type of questions

Objective type questions, also known as Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs)

Number of questions


Number of sections


Number of question per section


Exam duration

100 minutes

Marking scheme

(+) 1 mark is awarded for each correct response; no negative marking

Here is the exam pattern for NMIMS NPAT and CET exam:

Subject No. of Questions Total Marks
Quantitative and numerical ability 40 40
Reasoning and general intelligence 40 40
Proficiency in English language 40 40
Total 120 120

NMIMS NPAT 2024 Syllabus

NMIMS NPAT 2024 Syllabus consists of subjects such as Logical Reasoning & General Intelligence, and Quantitative & Numerical Ability. NMIMS NPAT Paper 2 is held to test candidates’ ability in Spatial Ability and Visualization Skills, Observation & Problem Solving, and General Awareness & Design Sensibility.

  • NMIMS NPAT 2024  is scheduled from January 1 to May 25, 2024. Candidates appearing for NMIMS NPAT 2024 should be aware of NMIMS NPAT 2024 Syllabus and practice accordingly. It is important to know about  NMIMS NPAT Exam Pattern before discussing the NMIMS NPAT Syllabus.
  • There are 2 papers conducted in NMIMS NPAT- NMIMS NPAT Paper 1 (Common) and NMIMS NPAT Paper 2 (Design). Each paper is further divided into 3 sections. In NMIMS NPAT 2024  Paper 1, candidates will be tested based on their Proficiency in the English Language,

Preparation Tips

Here are some preparation tips for NPAT exam to be conducted for admission to UG level courses, including BBA:

  • Avoid waiting until the last minute to start studying. Use the time to go through the syllabus, practice questions, and take mock tests.
  • Find a study routine that helps you stay focused and productive.
  • Find a good study group or partner. Studying with others can help one stay motivated and accountable.
  • There are many great books, websites, and online courses to help you prepare for a BBA entrance exam such as NPAT. Find such resources to accelerate the preparation.
  • Practice is the key. More practice helps one answer all types of questions in a better way. Ensure practising with a variety of question types.
  • Manage your time wisely. While taking the NPAT exam, candidates have less than one minute to answer each question, i.e. 100 minutes to answer 120 questions. Therefore, increase the speed along with the accuracy to answer questions.

NMIMS NPAT 2024 Admit Card

SVKMs NMIMS releases the NPAT admit card immediately after the candidates book an exam attempt. The email is received on the registered email ID notifying the candidates about the entry procedure on the exam day. Additionally, candidates will find the NPAT exam date, time, venue, and exam day guidelines mentioned in the email received. NPAT admit card for each attempt will be released separately.

NMIMS NPAT 2024 Result

SVKMs NMIMS releases NMAT results in the form of s merit list. Candidates are evaluated based on their performance in the NPAT exam. Candidates are marked based on the NPAT merit list to be shortlisted for the admission process. SVKMs NMIMS releases the NPAT results on the applicant login available on the official website, Candidates need to enter the email ID and password to check the NPAT results.

NPAT 2024 Exam Centres

SVKMs NMIMS conducts the NPAT exam in more than 60 cities. Major states and UTs in India have cities where the NPAT exam is conducted. The states where the NPAT exam cities are located are mentioned below:

  1. Andhra Pradesh
  2. Assam
  3. Bihar
  4. Chhattisgarh
  5. Delhi
  6. Goa
  7. Gujrat
  8. Haryana
  9. Himachal Pradesh
  10. Jharkhand
  11. Karnataka
  12. Kerala
  13. Madhya Pradesh
  14. Maharashtra
  15. Odisha
  16. Puducherry
  17. Punjab
  18. Rajasthan
  19. Tamil Nadu
  20. Telangana
  21. Uttar Pradesh
  22. Uttarakhand
  23. West Bengal