SRM Common Admission Test (SRMCAT)


SRM University, Chennai conducts an Entrance Exam namely, SRMCAT (SRM Common Entrance Test) every year. The candidates aspiring to take admission in the post graduate management programmes of its b-school- School of Management need to qualify this exam. It is a University level computer - based test.

Important Dates (Tentative):

Sale of application starts - December 2015
Last date for receipt of application - March 2016
Slot Booking - March 2016
Download of Hall ticket - April 2016
Online Entrance Examination (CBT) - April 2016
Publication of rank list and Counseling schedule - May 2016


Syllabus will be as per the relevant subjects.


Candidates with a Bachelor's degree from a recognized university in any discipline are eligible to apply for SRMCAT. Students must also have a minimum aggregate of 60% marks at graduation level. However candidates with valid score in GMAT, CAT, MAT, XAT, TANCET, and CMAT are also eligible.

Application Fees: 

Applicants need to pay Rs. 1000 /- for the exam. The payment can be made either online or offline. 

How to Apply:

Candidates can either apply online or offline for the test (if applying offline, download the form from the official link.


It is a Computer - Based Test.

Exam Pattern:

The question paper consists of 100 questions with a total duration of 150 minutes for the students to complete. Each correct answer carries 3 marks and each wrong answer carries negative mark of 1.
The question paper will have 5 parts with the following topics:

Part 1. Data Interpretation: (20 Questions)
Part 2. Quantitative: (20 Questions)
Part 3. Reasoning: (20 Questions)
Part 4: English: (20 Questions)
Part 5: GK/CA/BA: (20 Questions)

Mock Papers / Sample Papers:

Result Info:

Candidates can check SRMCAT Result, Publication of rank list and Counseling schedule from May 2016. Candidates will be shortlisted on the basis of their obtained score and rank.

Admit Card:

The admit card can be downloaded from the official link as per the slot selected by the candidate.

Complete Admission form:

Complete Syllabus:

Official Link:

Colleges From Exams:

Qualified candidates can take admission in the post graduate management programmes of School of Management (SRM University, Chennai).


Category: Management