HPU MAT 2017 RESULT & COUNSELLING
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HPU MAT 2017 (Himachal Pradesh University MBA Aptitude Test) is an entrance test conducted for admission to MBA programs. It is held by Himachal Pradesh University Business School. HPU MAT 2017 Result will be declared on July 7, 2017 and candidates can download the HPU MAT 2017 Score Card from the official website. The counseling sessions for subsidized and non-subsidized seats will be conducted from July 18, 2017 to July 21, 2017 and July 25, 2017 to July 30, 2017 respectively.
|HPU MAT Exam||HPU MAT Application Process||HPU MAT Admit Card||HPU MAT Exam Pattern|
Only those candidates who have scored the qualifying marks in the HPU MAT Exam will be called for the HPU MAT 2017 Counselling Process. The counseling session is the next stage of admission process after the written entrance exam and it is a session containing the Group Discussion and Personal Interview.
The important dates announced by the conducting authorities are as follows
|Date of Examination||June 25, 2017|
|Declaration of Results||July 7, 2017|
|Date of GD / Interview for subsidised seats||July 18, 2017 to July 21, 2017|
|Declaration of final result for subsidized seats||July 22, 2017|
|GD / Interview date for non-subsidised seats||July 25, 2017 to July 30, 2017|
|Declaration of final result for non-subsidized seats||August 1, 2017|
HPU MAT 2017 Result will be declared on July 7, 2017. HPU MAT 2017 result will determine the number of candidates appearing for the next round of admission process which includes group discussion and personal interview. The final result for the subsidized seats shall be declared on July 22, 2017 and for the non-subsidized seats will be declared on August 1, 2017.
The result will be declared and displayed on the official website of HPU. Steps to check HPU MAT 2017 Result and to download the HPU MAT result score card are as under:
The HPU MAT 2017 result has the section-wise scores of all the sections tested in the entrance exam and also the overall scores. The rank of the candidate will also be mentioned on this score card. This result is necessary to qualify for the GD/PI round of the admission process, but this does not guarantee the final admission to the institutes.
After the candidate has appeared for the examination, the result is declared and the cut-off marks are displayed on the official website of HPU. The cut-off is decided by the conducting authorities based on the number of test takers and the difficulty of questions in the test.
The details regarding the HPU MAT 2017 cut-off marks for different seats are provided below.
|Cut-off marks for subsidized seats|
|Category||Number of seats||Cut-off|
|Open to all||12||30.75|
|Cut-off marks for non-subsidized seats|
|Category||Number of seats||Cut-off|
HPU MAT 2017 Selection Procedure is a two-step process. The first step of the selection process requires the candidate to apply for the entrance exam by filling the HPU MAT Application Form and appear for the exam on the announced date.
The entrance exam is designed to assess the candidate’s abilities in topics such as English Comprehension and Communication Skills, Logical Reasoning, Business Environment and Arithmetic Comprehension and Data Interpretation.
The second part of the selection process includes a Group Discussion and Personal Interview of all the candidates who have scored qualifying marks in the HPU MAT entrance exam. The overall performance in the two step selection process determines a candidate’s admission.
The subsidized students and non-subsidized students compete among themselves and their results are also declared separately. The criterion followed to prepare the merit is by computing the weightage assigned to different examinations.
The weightage assigned to each component for final selection is as follows:
|Application Rating (10% of the percentage of marks obtained in class X, XII and Graduation)||30 marks|
|Management Aptitude Test||50 marks|
|Group discussion||10 marks|
|Personal interview||10 marks|
HPU MAT 2017 Reservation criteria for admission to MBA programs except for seats reserved for non-subsidized candidates is as explained below
|Outside State Candidates||19.4|
|Himachal Pradesh State Candidates||58.1|
HPU MAT 2017 Counseling is conducted for only those candidates who score above the minimum cut-off marks in the merit list prepared by the conducting authorities. The HPU MAT counseling will be conducted by HPUBS (Himachal Pradesh University Business School).
The counseling for subsidized and non-subsidized seats are conducted separately on different dates and thus the subsidized candidates compete among themselves and the non-subsidized candidates compete among themselves.
The counseling sessions conducted by the HPU authorities include a session of Group Discussion followed by a Personal Interview. The marks for each session are counted in the final selection procedure making it a crucial aspect of the admission process.
The counseling will be conducted for offering admission to MBA at HPUBS and HPU Regional Center. The total number of seats at the 2 institutes is 120, out of which 50% seats are reserved for subsidized candidates.
The table showing the break-up of subsidized seats available for admission is provided below –
|Open to all||12|
|Defense Personal (Supernumerary)||01|
|Single Girl Child (Supernumerary)||01|