OMAT (Orissa Management Aptitude Test)
OMAT(Orissa Management Aptitude Test) state level entrance examination for admission into management programs in universities and institutes in Orissa. The Biju Patnaik University of Technology (BPUT), Rourkela, Orissa is competent authority designated by the Orissa Government for OMAT administration.
The BPUT Rourkela announces OMAT Notification, conducts OMAT Exam, administer centralized counseling for qualified candidates in OMAT and allocate seats to candidates in management programs offered by different university departments and institutes in Orissa.
Eligibility : Graduate in Any Discipline. Final year student can also apply.
OMAT Exam Pattern
The exam lasts for two hours, 120 Multiple Choice Type Questions (MCQs) are asked. Each correct answer receives 4 marks while each wrong answer penalizes by – 1 mark.
OMAT is offered once in a year, generally in the month of May. The Biju Patnaik University of Technology (BPUT), Rourkela, Orissa issues detailed notification for administration of OMAT every year.
Test centers will be mentioned in the given prospectus along with the application form
Tips for OMAT Exams
Since MAT exam consists of mainly three sections and they are
1) Quantitative Aptitude
2) Logical Reasoning and Data Interpretation
3) Verbal Section
Now coming to the actual preparation part in a month time make sure that you cover all the three sections and allot at-least 1 week of time per month for each section and based on the level of confidence in a particular section try to vary the time period.
It’s always a better option to attend a coaching center as by sitting at home we may gain knowledge but some useful tips cannot be gained by doing self studies. These tips are only provided by various institutes across the country.
Coaching Centers :
Courtesy : BPUT website