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Lucknow University Management Entrance Test 2023 ( LUMET )

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Updated on Aug 22, 2023 14:20 IST

LUMET 2023 exam date was August 6, 2023. The interview round was held from August 17 to August 21, 2023. The Answer Keys of LUMET for MBA/MMTM has been released and the final result is expected to be released soon. Read below, all about LUMET 2023. 

What is LUMET ?

Lucknow University Management Entrance Test (LUMET) is a university level entrance exam held annually for admission to MBA/MTTM programmes at Lucknow University. Candidates having valid CAT exam score can apply for MBA admission directly. Last year, the Lucknow University renamed LUMET.

The entrance exam is a MCQ based test, in which the question paper will have 100 questions on General Awareness, English Verbal Ability & Comprehension, Data Interpretation & logical Reasoning and Quantitative Aptitude. The time duration of PGET is 90 minutes.

Candidates selected on the basis of CAT/PGET score will be invited for Personal Interview (PI) round. The final selection will be based on candidate's entrance exam score and performance in PI. CAT/LUMET carries 70 points and PI carries 30 points. 

Lucknow University offers management programmes for PG applicants in six specialisations. Listed below are the MBA courses offered:

LUMET 2023 Dates and Events

Take a look at the table below for the complete schedule of LUMET 2023 exam

DatesPast Exam Dates

17 Aug '23 -

21 Aug '23

LUMET 2023 PI Round

6 Aug '23

LUMET 2023 exam dates

11 Apr '23 -

17 Jul '23

LUMET 2023 registrations

LUMET 2023: Highlights

Check out important highlights of LUMET 2023 and LU admission process for MBA courses.



Exam Name


Full Form

PG Entrance Test

Exam Frequency

Once a Year

Exam Level

University Level

Conducting Body

Lucknow University

Exam Duration

90 minutes

Exam Mode




Application form


Official Website



LUMET Eligibility Criteria 2023

Candidates are advised to check the eligibility before filling the application form.

  • The candidate must have completed graduation in any stream with 10+2+3 system from any University recognized by University Grants Commission
  • The candidate must have secured a minimum of 50 per cent aggregate ( 45 per cent for SC/ST candidates) at graduation level
  • Candidates who are appearing in the qualifying examination in the current year can apply for admission but they should fulfill all eligibility conditions on the day of admission.

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LUMET 2023 Admission Process

Step 1: Fill in the Application form

Candidates need to fill the application form. The LUMET application form can be filled online and needs to be submitted before the deadline. Candidates must make sure that they check the eligibility before filling the form.

The registration fee is as follows:

  • For candidates belonging to General and OBC category: INR 1,600
  • For candidates belonging to SC and ST categories: INR 800

Candidates can choose to pay the fee from any of the following modes:

  • Credit Card
  • Debit Card
  • Net Banking

Step 2: Download LUMET Admit Card 2023

Candidates who register successfully for the exam will be issued LUMET admit cards. The same will be available online and candidates can download them from the official website of Lucknow University. To access the hall ticket, the candidate needs to have his/her registration number and password.

Step 3: Appear for LUMET 2023

LUMET will be conducted in offline mode. Candidates will be tested based on their performance in Communication Ability, Aptitude & Reasoning, General Awareness, and Quantitative Aptitude. There will be negative marking for wrong answers.

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Step 4: Check LUMET Result 2023

LUMET 2023 result will be released online and candidates can check their scorecards by visiting the official website of Lucknow University. The results can be accessed by entering the login ID and password.

 Step 5: Personal Interview

Candidates who have appeared in the entrance test have to appear for the interview to be eligible for the final merit. The final selection of candidates shall be done collectively on the basis of the scores obtained in the entrance test and the performance in the Personal Interview.

Step 6: Merit List announcement

An overall combined merit list of all candidates who have applied and appeared for the personal interview would be available in the concerned Departments and on the University website.

Step 7: Personal Interview

Candidates who get shortlisted for admission to the MBA courses offered by the University need to attend the Personal Interview round. The candidates are required to be present in person with the required documents for the counselling round. This year however, the Personal Interview round is expected to be conducted online due to COVID-19 pandemic.

PGET: Course-wise Seats

LUMET is conducted by Lucknow University and is a gateway for admission to MBA programmes. The University offers the following MBA programmes:

Course Details No. of Seats
Marketing 120
Finance & Control 120
HR & IR 120
International Business 60
Master of Travel and Tourism Administration 60

LU MBA/MTTM Reservation Criteria

The SC/ST/OBC candidates from Uttar Pradesh will be given the benefit of reservation while the category candidates from other states will be treated as general.



Scheduled Caste


Scheduled Tribe






Son / Daughter / Grand Son / Grand Daughter of Freedom Fighters from UP


Son/Daughter of Retd. Defence Personnel or Physically Handicapped Defence Personnel or Defence Personnel killed in war or Defence Personnel posted in UP.


Son/daughter / spouse of LU Teachers/Employees

As per University Guidelines

Son/daughter/spouse of LU affiliated Govt./Aided Colleges of LU and Govt. Ayurvedic College

As per University Guidelines

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LUMET 2023 Contact Information

Address: University of Lucknow,

               University Road,

               Babuganj, Hasanganj,

               Lucknow 226007



Technical Helpline - 0522-4150500

Program Helplines - 9839065381 and 9415704024

FAQs on LUMET Exam 2023

Q: What is LUMET exam for?

A: LUMET exam is conducted by the University of Lucknow for admission to MBA and MTTM courses offered by the affiliate colleges. The exam is conducted annually for selection of candidates. This year, the exam was to held between July 1 to 10, 2023, but was postponed to August 6, 2023.

Q: What is LUMET 2023 exam date?

A: The Lucknow University has announced the schedule of entrance test for PG courses. The exam schedule was between July 1 to 10, but as the registration deadline was extended, the exam date was revised to August 6, 2023. LUMET 2023 registrations started for admission to 2023-24 batch and the last date to apply was extended from June 30 to July 17, 2023.

Q: What is the registration date for LUMET 2023?

A: Registration process for LUMET 2023 started on April 11 and ended on July 17, 2023 for all PG courses. The registration schedule was announced by Lucknow University along with the release of admission brochure and other details. The initial LUMET registration deadline was June 10, 2023 which was extended to June 30, 2023. It was further extended for 17 days. 

Q: Who can apply for LUMET exam?

A: Any candidate who has completed graduation with 50 per cent in aggregate (45 per cent for reserved category) can apply for LUMET. Final year graduation students are also eligible to apply.

Q: Where can I apply for LUMET?

A: LUMET 2023 application for can be filled online at the official website of Lucknow University. Candidates can use this link to apply:

Q: What is the application fee of LUMET?

A: LUMET application fee is INR 1,600 for General/OBC candidates and INR 800 for SC/ST/PWD candidates. The fee payment mode is online and is to be paid via debit/credit card or net banking.

Q: What is the exam pattern of LUMET?

A: LUMET is a pen and paper based test. It is conducted for 90 minutes during which candidates have to solve 100 MCQs from Quantitative Aptitude, Data Interpretation, Logical Reasoning, Verbal Ability, Comprehension and General Awareness.. Every question carries 2 marks. There is no negative marking in LUMET.

Q: What is the MBA admission process of University of Lucknow?

A: Lucknow University MBA admission process includes LUMET (CAT/CMAT) and Personal Interview (PI) round. The entrance exam score carries 70 points, PI carries 30 points.

Q: Admission to which courses are offered through LUMET?

A: At Lucknow University, admission to MBA (with specialisations) and MTTM (Masters in Travel & Tourism Management) are offered through LUMET. After clearing the LUMET, candidates have to clear the personal interview round to secure admission.

Q: What is the syllabus of LUMET exam?

A: The LUMET syllabus includes important topics from Quantitative Aptitude, Data Interpretation, Logical Reasoning, Verbal Ability, Comprehension and General Awareness. 

Q: Does Lucknow University accept any other exam score for MBA admission?

A: Yes, Lucknow University accepts CAT and CMAT score for MBA admission. Candidates who wish to apply through CAT or CMAT score are not required to appear for LUMET.

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