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UGAT 2018: Application Form, Eligibility Criteria, Syllabus, Counselling

UGAT 2018 Overview

UGATAIMA conducts Under Graduate Aptitude Test (UGAT) which is for admission to undergraduate courses like BBA, BCA, BHM, Integrated MBA (IMBA) etc.

Every year, the conducting body, AIMA announces a list of UGAT participating institutes in which students can seek admission through this entrance test.

UGAT analyses the knowledge of its students in subjects like English, Logical Reasoning, General Knowledge, and Numerical & Data Analysis.

The exam is held in pen and paper mode or online mode based on the preference of the candidate at the time of filling the application form.
Applicants get the option of choosing any five of the participating institutes/colleges/universities as their preference.

After the results are announced the institutes/colleges/universities are provided with the scores of the applicants. Every candidate is also provided with their respective scorecards – which can be provided at any of the institutes for seeking admission.

Under Graduate Aptitude Test (UGAT) is administered by AIMA every year to check the eligibility of the candidates for various undergraduate programs such as Integrated MBA (IMBA), BBA, BCA, BHM, B.Com, etc.

UGAT notification is released along with the Under Graduate Aptitude Test application form and has names of the institutes/colleges/universities accepting Under Graduate Aptitude Test score for information of the candidates. It gives wide visibility of the institutes among potential candidates.

Institutes/ colleges/universities can decide their respective cut-off score based on the number of seats available.

UGAT 2018 Date Details
Online Application starts on 2nd January 2018
Online registration last date4th May 2018
Last Date for Online Filling-up/ Purchase of Form2nd May 2018
Last Date for Submission Printout of Registration Form4th May 2018
Availability of admit Card 5th May 2018
Exam conducted on12th May 2018
Result DeclarationJune 2018

UGAT 2018 Eligibility
Candidates applying for UGAT 2018 need to make sure that they fulfill the eligibility criteria before filling examination form. IF application does not fulfill the eligibility criteria will be rejected by the exam board.

UGAT 2018 eligibility criteria given below:

  • The minimum qualification is 10+2 or equivalent from a recognized board.
  • Students appearing/appeared in 10+2 can also apply.
  • The students must have at least 50% marks at 10+2 level
  • Candidates appearing for 12th the following year can also apply
  • The student must be at least 17 years of age as from the date of release of exam application date.

UGAT 2018 Exam Pattern
  • UGAT 2018 will be in both modes, paper-pencil mode i.e offline and computer-based i.e online mode.
  • 2 hours time will be provided for solving the paper and final submission
  • The total number of questions in the paper will be 130.
  • Students appearing for paper-pencil based exam mode can carry the following items to the examination hall: ballpoint pen, HB pencils, Eraser, sharpener( nothing else will be allowed )
  • There will be 4 sections in the paper: English Language, Numerical and Data Analysis, Reasoning and Intelligence, and General Knowledge
  • The test pattern for IMBA, BBA, and BCA have given below:
SectionNumber of Questions
English Language40
Numerical and Data Analysis30
Reasoning and Intelligence30
General Knowledge30
 Total: 130

UGAT 2018 Application Form
Means in which forms will be available to students to apply is given below :

Students can purchase the Registration Form for the cash payment of 650/- from listed Institutes or from AIMA, New Delhi.
(Note: institute names Will be available from March 2018 onwards)

Students can also Register online at website link; making payment of fees through Credit Card or Debit Card (ATM Card) payment of 650/-. Steps are given on the website link.

Students can Register online at website link: by making payment of 650/- through Net Banking. Steps are given at the website link.

Register online at website link; along with a Demand Draft of 650/- in favor of ‘All India Management Association’ payable at Delhi. The detailed procedure is given on the website link.

There is no official publishing of the syllabus but students can take a review from previous year question papers.

UGAT 2018 Admit Card
  • All provisionally registered applicants can download their Admit Card from AIMA website link: ( on or after 05 May 2018 (Saturday).
  • Admit Card will contain the details like Candidate’s Name, Form No, Roll No, Test Date, Test Time and Test Venue Address.
  • Admit card will be available online for online registered students.

How to download Admit Card:

  • Students can open admit card using Under Graduate Aptitude Test Registration Form Number from the official site.
  • Take the printout of the admit card from the website having Roll No. and test center address and test instructions along with other details.
  • Report to the test center at least 90 minutes prior to the scheduled time of the test.

UGAT 2018 Result

The result once released can be checked on the official site. Candidates need to download score card and go to the next step of counseling.

UGAT 2018 Counseling

The counseling or selection procedure will be conducted individually by the participating institutes for UGAT BBA exam.

Candidates will be shortlisted on the basis of their performance and the scorecard prepared after the UGAT BBA entrance exam and other shortlisting criteria like the choice of admission etc..

Selected students need to appear for Group Discussion or Essay Writing
Personal Interview rounds will be held for selected students.

Final seat will be allocated on the basis of students’ performance in the entrance exam and other selection rounds.

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