NPAT (National Test for Programs After Twelfth) is the authorized entrance exam held for admissions in Undergraduate and Integrated Degree Programs in Narsee Monjee Institute of Management Studies or the NMIMS University.

The admissions are offered into management and engineering courses by constituent schools of NMIMS at Mumbai, Shirpur, Bengaluru, Indore and Navi Mumbai Campuses. Narsee Monjee University conducts the exam once every year.

  • NPAT 2019 published the Official Notification for 2019 on January 25, 2019.
  • NPAT Application Form is available from January 25, 2019. The last date to apply for NPAT is April 29, 2019.
  • The applicant’s age should not exceed 25 years.
  • Aspirants must have passed 10+2 from a recognized board or university to be eligible for NPAT 2019. Those who are still in 10+2 can also apply for the NMIMS NPAT exam.
  • The type of questions asked will be multiple choice questions.
  • To qualify in the non-engineering programs the questions will be sectioned as Quantitative and Numerical Ability, Reasoning & General Intelligence and Proficiency in the English Language.
  • To qualify in the B. design programs the questions will be sectioned as Spatial Ability and Visualization Skills, Observation & Problem Solving and General Awareness & Design Sensibility.
  • To qualify in the engineering programs the questions will be sectioned as Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, Logical intelligence and Language proficiency
  • Selection of the candidates will be done on the basis of merit.

NPAT 2019- Highlights

Name of the exam NPAT
Conducting body Narsee Monjee University
Official website
Age limit Should not exceed 25 years
Last date to apply April 29, 2019
Selection Process On the basis of merit

NPAT Notification 2019

The official notification was published on January 25, 2019. Important dates, details about the exam, eligibility criteria, examination structure and other important details can be found through the official notification from the official website of NPAT.

NPAT Exam Dates 2019

NPAT published the official notification recently. Given below are the NPAT Exam Dates 2019:

Events Dates
Online Application Start Date January 25th, 2019
Online Application End Date April 29th, 2019
NPAT Exam Date May 11 and 12, 2019
Declaration of Result May end-June end 2019

NPAT Eligibility Criteria 2019

NPAT Eligibility Criteria is the deciding factor for any candidate’s selection in the college for the course of their choice. NPAT Eligibility includes age limit and required educational qualification.

The eligibility criterion for admission into NMIMS through NPAT 2019 is given below:

  • Aspiring candidates should have passed the 10+2 or equivalent exam with English as a compulsory subject and secured at least 50% aggregate marks in Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics.
  • Students appearing in the 12th standard examination are also eligible.
  • Diplomas in engineering passing candidates can also apply.
  • The age of any applicant should not exceed 25 years.

The criteria for different courses are also different as can be seen below:

NPAT Eligibility for B.Tech and MBA (Tech)

  • Students should have passed Class 12th or equivalent exam with Indian Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma with English as a compulsory subject.
  • The candidates with IB Diploma are eligible only if they have offered Mathematics at a higher level.
  • Applicants should have a score of a minimum 50% in PCM in class 12th or equivalent of that for admittance in the Mumbai campus.
  • Applicants should have scored a minimum 45% in PCM in class 12th or equivalent of that for admittance in the Shirpur campus.
  • Applicants who have passed Diploma in Engineering with minimum 50% can also apply for NPAT 2019.
  • Candidates who have passed 10+2 or equivalent exam from Open or Distance Learning (ODL) School documented only by National Institute of Open Schooling (NIOS) can also apply for the program.
  • Candidates appearing for class 12th examination in 2019 can also apply for NPAT 2019.

NPAT Eligibility for MBA Pharma Tech (B. Pharm + MBA)

  • Candidates must have passed 10+2 or equivalent exam plus IB Diploma in PCM or PCB with English as a required subject.
  • A score of at least 50% marks in PCM/PCB is required for the candidates to be eligible for applying in NPAT 2019.

NPAT Eligibility for B.Sc. Economics

  • The candidates must have passed a higher secondary or equivalent exam with minimum 60% marks in the first attempt including IB Diploma in any stream.
  • The candidates are required to have Mathematics as a subject in Class 12th examination.

NPAT Eligibility for B.Sc. Finance/B.Com (Hons.)/B.B.A

  • The candidates must have passed 12th or equivalent exam with a minimum 50% aggregate marks in the first attempt including IB Diploma.
  • Candidates must have passed Mathematics/Statistics subject in HSC or equivalent to be eligible to apply for NPAT 2019.

NPAT 2019 Seats

Programme-wise seats available are given below:

NPAT Seats Reservation for B.Tech

Programme Seats available in Mumbai Seats available in Shirpur
B.Tech in Information Technology 60 60
B.Tech in Computer Engineering 120 60
B.Tech in Electronics 60 60
B.Tech in Mechanical Engineering 60 60
B.Tech in Civil Engineering 60 60
B.Tech in Electrical Engineering 60 -
B.Tech in Mechatronics 60 60
B.Tech in Data Sciences 60 -
Total 520 360

NPAT Seats Reservation for MBA (Tech.)

Programme Seats available in Mumbai Seats available in Shirpur
Information Technology 60 40
Computer Engineering 60 60
Electronics 60 40
Mechanical Engineering 60 60
Civil Engineering 60 40
Electrical Engineering 40 40
Chemical Engineering 30 -
Total 370 280

NPAT Seat Reservation for MBA (B.Pharma+MBA)

Programme Seats available in Mumbai Seats available in Shirpur
MBA (B.Pharma+MBA) 60 40

NPAT Seats Reservation for B.Sc. Economics

Programme Seats available in Mumbai Seats available in Bengaluru
B.Sc (Economics) 80 30

NPAT Seat Reservation for B.Sc Finance

Programme Seats available in Mumbai Seats available in Bengaluru Seats available in Navi Mumbai Seats available in Indore
Bachelor of Business Administration 480 120 60 60
Bachelor of Commerce 120 - - -
B.Sc Finance 120 60 - -

NPAT Application Form 2019

NPAT Online Application Link is now active and will remain active until April 29, 2019. Candidates have to apply online for the exam.

How to apply for NPAT 2019?

  • Visit the official website for NPAT and then click on apply now.
  • If you are a new user, you must register first. If you have already registered, you must login using the registration number and password to continue the application process.
  • For New Registration Enter your name, Date of birth and other specifics asked by the page.
  • After filling the appropriate information, click on ‘Register’.
  • An ID and Password will be sent to your mailbox.
  • When successfully registered, you can proceed to further stages.
  • Upload your photograph and signature among other important documents.
  • Preview the form before final submission of the information.
  • Click on ‘Save and Continue’ to save your application form and move to the subsequent step.
  • The last step is to pay the application fee through online mode only.
  • After the payment is updated, submit the completed form.

Application fee for NPAT 2019

Candidates have an option of multiple choice of the programme (School wise). Candidates can pay the application fee for NPAT 2019 in online mode only. The payment methods accepted are Debit Card, Credit Card or Net Banking. Given below is the application fee for NPAT 2019 (School wise):

No. of School Application Fee
One School Rs. 1800
Two School Rs. 3000
Three School Rs. 4000
Four School Rs. 5000
Five School Rs. 6000

NPAT Admit Card 2019

  • NPAT Admit Card 2019 will be declared one week before the commencement of Online Exam for NPAT 2019.
  • It will be available for download on the official website of NPAT.
  • The examination will be conducted online in venues across centers in India.

Steps to Download NPAT 2019 Admit Card

  • Go to the official website.
  • Log in.
  • Enter your ID and Password.
  • Your Admit Card will be displayed here.
  • Save it and take necessary print outs.

NPAT Exam Centres

Find below the list of exam centers for NPAT 2019:

State Cities
Telangana Hyderabad
Delhi Delhi, Gurugram, Noida, Greater Noida, Ghaziabad and Faridabad
Gujarat Ahmedabad, Surat and Vadodara
Karnataka Bengaluru
Madhya Pradesh Bhopal and Indore
Maharashtra Shirpur, Mumbai, Thane, Navi Mumbai, Pune and Nagpur
Rajasthan Jaipur, Udaipur and Kota
Uttar Pradesh Kanpur and Lucknow
West Bengal Kolkata
Tamil Nadu Chennai
Chhattisgarh Raipur
Punjab Chandigarh
Odisha Bhubaneshwar
Bihar Patna
Uttarakhand Dehradun
Goa Panaji

NPAT Exam Pattern

As per NPAT Exam Pattern 2019, the selection exam is conducted in online mode. NPAT exam is scheduled for the month of May 2019. Given below is the detailed exam pattern for NPAT 2019:

NPAT Exam Pattern for Non- Engineering Programs

Paper I Pattern

For admission into NMIMS institutes the exam is conducted only in online mode.

  • The no. of questions in paper I are 120.
  • The exam pattern is divided into three sections: Quantitative and Numerical Ability, Reasoning & General Intelligence and Proficiency in the English Language.
  • There are 40 questions in each section.
  • Duration for the exam is 120 minutes.

Paper II Pattern

There is a Paper II for students taking admission into B.Design.

  • Paper II has three sections: Spatial Ability and Visualization Skills, Observation & Problem Solving and General Awareness & Design Sensibility.
  • The total no. of questions is 60.
  • Duration for the exam is 90 Minutes.

NPAT Exam Pattern For Engineering Programs

The exam pattern of engineering courses is as follows: 

Section No. of Questions Duration (in minutes) Marks
Physics 30 30 30
Chemistry 30 30 30
Mathematics 30 30 30
Logical Intelligence 20 20 20
Language Proficiency 10 10 10
Total 120 120 120

NPAT Syllabus 2019

NPAT Syllabus aids the preparation for the NPAT exam. Find below the program-wise NPAT Syllabus:

NPAT Syllabus for Paper I

Given below are the important topics in NPAT Syllabus for Paper I:

Section Important Topics
English Language Grammatical structure and usage, prepositions, determiners, connectives, tenses, grasping the meaning of underlined words in sentences, using appropriate words in the given context. Putting jumbled sentences in the correct order, identifying relationships, interpreting ideas, moods, characteristics of characters and tone of the passage.
Quantitative and Numerical ability Fractions, Surds and Decimals, Number Series, Percentages, Profit & Loss, Discount, Compound Interest & Annuities, Ratio & Proportions, Time, Work & Distance, 2 D & 3D Figures- Areas & Volumes, basic Algebraic Identities, Equations- Linear & Quadratic Sequence and Series (AP, GP). Sets, Operation on Sets and their Applications, Venn Diagrams, functions, mean, mode, and median, Measures of Dispersion.
Reasoning and General Intelligence Decision Making, Problem Solving, Venn Diagram, Mathematical Equalities, graphs and charts.

NPAT Syllabus for Paper II

Given below are the important topics in NPAT Syllabus for Paper II:

Section Important Topics
Spatial ability and Visualization Sub-construct, Gestalt Principles of Perception - Proximity, Similarity, Continuation and Closure, Huxley-Lester Model: Sight and thought perception, Cognitive Perception: interpretation, memory, comparison, salience, association, inventory, analysis and recognition, Principles of Design: Balance, Proportion, Rhythm, Contrast, Pattern, Movement, Emphasis, and Unity.
Observation and problem solving Sub-construct, detect complexity/problems related to ease-of-use of modern/day-to-day devices, spatial relations among 2D and 3D objects, Creative Problem-Solving Techniques (Preparation, Incubation, Illumination and Verification). Spatial composition, lighting, Golden Ratio, Rule of Thirds, Balance, Colour preference (Hue, Saturation, Lightness).
General awareness and design Design for Environment to achieve sustainability- Green Design, Process changes and Product changes, Designing for social and cultural sustainability- Inclusive Design, Principles of Inclusive design: Responsive, Flexible, Convenient, Accommodating, Welcoming and Realistic, Culture expressed in visual images. Art Movements/Periods- Basic Info, Renowned Historical Artists, and their paintings.

NPAT Preparation Books

Given below are preparation books for NPAT 2019:

Book Name Author/Publication
Chand Quantitative aptitude for Quantitative examinations R.S.Aggarwal
A Modern Approach to Logical reasoning R.S.Aggarwal
R. Gupta’s Logical and Analytical A.K Gupta

NPAT Result 2019

  • NPAT Result 2019 will be declared in June 2019.
  • NPAT Result 2019 will be displayed on their official website.
  • Candidates can check their result on the official website as soon as the result is officially announced.
  • Three merit lists will be announced on the basis of the scores obtained by the candidates.
  • Candidates who appear in the merit list prepared by the university will be called for counselling.

NPAT Cut off

NMIMS does not announce an official cut off for the NPAT exam. Merit lists are prepared on the basis of marks obtained by candidates. Candidates are allotted the programmes on the basis of their number on the merit list. No cut off marks are published for any institute.

NPAT 2019 Counselling

Merit lists are prepared after the results are announced. NPAT 2019 Counselling and seat allocation of all the qualified candidates is scheduled from Mid-June 2019 to end of June 2019.

  • If there are any vacant seats left after the first round, a fresh merit list is made.
  • The name of the candidates that appear in the merit list are called for the seat allotment.
  • Usually, there are three rounds in NPAT counselling.
  • The counselling takes place at designated centres set up by NMIMS.


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