Accelerate your NMAT by GMAC preparations
Some of the key differentiators which set NMAT by GMAC apart from its other tests in India are candidate friendly features such as a long testing window, single login, multiple tests taking options etc.education Updated: Jun 13, 2017 18:30 IST
Candidates pursuing management education in India face a critical question about the right exam to pursue that can assess their skills and aptitude. Being selected post an assessment that measures the capability to the right level gives these candidates the confidence to pursue their business graduate degree.
In the current competitive and challenging environment, it is mandatory for students to break into and advance in challenging jobs. Since then, students consider that management education can change the odds and be an answer to all their queries.
Candidates aspire to take routes which can fast track their career trajectory and bring them at par with their global counterparts. However, with the advent of massive open online courses (MOOCs), executive MBAs and specialised MBAs the management education in India is encountering innumerable changes. Candidates face uncertainty over the right test to choose from an array of exams which can do justice to their skill sets and provide them with an opportunity to grow in their career.
Amongst all the management education tests, some of the key differentiators which set NMAT by Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC) apart from its other tests in India are candidate friendly features such as a long testing window, single login, multiple tests taking options etc.
All these measures have been introduced to enhance the aspirant’s test taking experience. NMAT by GMAC opens doors to leading management institutes in India and emphasises on the test takers convenience. These features of the NMAT by GMAC helps candidates in giving the confidence to study for the test and give the test.
Additionally, candidates can look at the following points to prepare for NMAT by GMAC:
Study strategy for the exam: Students need to strategise their preparations for the exam in a manner which can assist them in scheduling the exam and gives enough time, if need be, reschedule the test. Along with it, students have an advantage of a flexible window of 75 days to undertake the exam basis their level of preparations.
Choose your section order: Students have the liberty to choose the section order during the exam from the Language Skills, Quantitative Skills and Logical reasoning which can help them play to their strengths. All the sections are individually timed and candidates can choose the sequence to suit themselves.
Speed with time management: Candidates need to make sure that they match with the speed of the test as it is a 120-minute-long exam along with being accurate in their answers. Time management is the key during the exam as it can help students excel in their career. The exam also offers the candidates to make an informed guess as there is no negative marking for the wrong answers.
Need for practice: Post preparations it is necessary for students to check on their learnings and undertake mock tests. GMAC also provides candidates with NMAT by GMAC test prep material which can assist them in their preparations. NMAT by GMAC official guide and online practice exam gives candidates real time experience of the exam with the sample practice papers assisting them to prepare for further studies.
Following these steps, applicants with a clear approach can achieve their goal with ease. Along with it, while opting for NMAT by GMAC candidates can choose from 55 conveniently located testing centres in 35 cities in India.
NMAT by GMAC exam registered 17% growth its test registration from last year’s registrations. Total registrations closed at 82,928 in 2016 compared to 70,950 in 2015.
(Shah is the director product management at GMAC. Views expressed here are personal.)