CMAT is an annual test conducted by Tribhuvan University which consists of four sections. It is a 90 minutes exam consisting of 100 objective questions containing 25 questions in each section with a total weight of 100 marks.This exam is mandatory for those students who wish to pursue their education in the following subjects of Tribhuvan University.

1.Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) 

2.Bachelor of Business Management (BBM) 
3.Bachelor of Hotel Management (BHM) 
4.Bachelor of Information Management (BIM) 
5.Bachelor of Travel and Tourism Management (BTTM) 
6.Bachelor of Business Administration in Finance (BBA-Finance) 
7.Bachelor of Mountaineering Studies (BMS) 
8.Bachelor of Public Administration (BPA)
Students must score at least 40% to qualify in examination.


According to Faculty of Management, Tribhuvan University students that wants
to participate in CMAT must meet these following criteria: –
1.Must have secured minimum of “C” Grade in all the subjects of 11 and 12
2.1.8 CGPA (Overall)or second division marks in 10 + 2.


CMAT has composed its structure to test the ability of students based on their knowledge and
intelligence. CMAT questions are MCQ type which is composed of two parts: a stem that identifies the
question or problem, and a set of alternatives or possible answers that is a plausible distraction for
students. CMAT is the minimum criteria to get admission to Tribhuvan University affiliated college or
campus. The colleges also conduct entrance examination, group discussion and interview for the
students who have been qualified in the CMAT exam.


Quantitative section has 25 MCQs. The topics under this section are:

Permutation & CombinationIndices
Simple and Compound InterestsDigits and Age
Commission, Taxation and VATHCF and LCM
Defined FunctionsQuadratic Equation
Set TheoryStatistics
Fraction and DecimalRemainder
Matrix and DeterminantsAverage
Log and ExponentRatio and Proportions
PercentageSequence and Series
Unitary Method


Verbal Section has 25 questions in MCQ format. Some of the topics of this section are:

Vocabulary; synonyms and antonymsSuitable Prepositions
Idioms and PhrasesPassage and Questions


Logical Reasoning has 25 questions in MCQ format. Some of the topics of this section are:

Type of relationsOdd one out
Figures and relationsArguments and Flow chart


General awareness has 25 questions in MCQ format. Some of the topics of this section are:

Current AffairsManagement Theories
Science and LiteratureInteresting Facts