Admissions 2023

Department of Personnel Management


Eligibility for MA(HRM)

  • A Pass in any Bachelor’s Degree Examination of Mahatma Gandhi University or an equivalent degree of any other University duly recognized by Mahatma Gandhi University with not less than 55% marks in Science and Technology subjects and 50% marks in other subjects in the aggregate for all parts of examinations OR a Master’s Degree Examination with 55% marks in aggregate. (A pass in any Bachelor Degree examination is needed for SC/ST candidates).
  • The degree must be recognized by Mahatma Gandhi University.

Selection Criteria

  • The selection procedure for the programme is divided into three phases. Candidates who satisfy the eligibility criteria undergo a three-stage selection procedure.
  • Common Management Admission Test (CMAT) was conducted by the National Testing Agency (NTA) in 2023.
  • Common Admission Test (CAT) conducted by Indian Institute of Managements IIMs in November 2022.
  • Management Aptitude Test (MAT) conducted by All India Management Association (AIMA), New Delhi in  December 2022 / February 2023
  • Kerala Management Aptitude Test (KMAT)* conducted by the office of Admission Supervisory / Fee Regulatory Committee for Professional Colleges, Kerala in 2023.
  • The shortlisted candidates are called for the second and third stages of Group Discussion and Personal Interview. In addition to the CMAT/MAT/CAT scores, a separate application form should be submitted.

Important dates:

  • Opening Date of Application                                 -  01st December  2022
  • Closing Date of Application                                  -  05th June 2023
  • Date of Rank List Publication                                -  After CMAT result are available
  • Last Date of Admission                                         -  


KMAT* Notification

For KMAT Notification: Visit website