Here’s some good news to all the aspiring candidates who are willing to attend for MAT exam which will be organized by the All India Management Association (AIMA). AIMA will conduct exam on December 10 and 16. for a paper-based and computer-based test respectively. AIMA will conduct MAT exam twice a year. MAT scores will also be considered for the PGDM courses in various institutes across the country. Interested candidates can apply before December 1, 2017, which is conducted at different centers across 36 cities. One can get complete information of MAT exam 2017 important dates, eligibility, admit card, participating institutes, result, cutoff, syllabus and exam pattern etc.
MAT Exam 2017-2018: Application, Test Pattern, Eligibility & Cutoffs
Management Aptitude Test (MAT) is a standardized test which is being administered to facilitate Business Schools (B-Schools) to the candidates who are looking for taking admission to MBA and allied programmes. MAT has been approved as a national-level test in 2003 by the government of India, Ministry of HRD. The B-School consider the MAT Score as an admission input based on the scorecards issued to the candidates across domestic and international schools.
Name of the Association: All India Management Association – AIMA
Name of the Exam: MAT 2017
Status: Available Now
MAT Exam Important Dates:
- Last Date to apply for MAT exam is December 1, 2017
- Admit Cards will be issued on December 2, 2017
- MAT 2017 Paper Based Test will be conducted on December 10, 2017
- MAT 2017 Exam Computer Based Test is conducted on December 16, 2017
- MAT Result will be declared in the last week of December 2017
MAT Exam Eligibility Criteria 2017:
- MAT eligibility criteria must have a Bachelor’s degree in any discipline with a 50%
- Final year candidates can also apply for MAT 2017
- There will be no age limit to apply for MAT Exam
MAT Exam Fee for all categories application form is Rs 1652
Process to fill MAT Exam Application Form:
- Visit MAT Exam 2017 Registration Page
- Fill the application Form with proper details
- Upload scanned photograph and signature
- Make payment of application
- View the application and take its printout
MAT Exam Admit Card 2017:
The paper-based test is conducted from 10 AM to 12:30 PM while the computer-based test will be conducted in different time slots at different venues.
- MAT Admit Card will be available from December 2, 2017 on the official website of the board www.aima.in
- One can download the MAT admit card after filling the application number, date of birth and email ID
- Admit Card includes candidates name, Roll number, Exam date, Exam time and address
MAT Exam Pattern:
MAT is conducted in paper-based test and Computer-based test
|S.No||Name||Number of Questions||Time|
|3||Data Analysis and Sufficiency||40||35|
|4||Intelligence and Critical Reasoning||40||30|
|5||Indian Global Environment||40||15|
MAT Exam syllabus:
MAT syllabus covers from Language Comprehension, Mathematical Skills, Data Analysis and Sufficiency, Intelligence and Critical Reasoning and Indian and Global Environment. Indian and Global Environment comprises topics on current events and happenings, banking and business, sports etc.
MAT Exam Sample Papers 2017:
Candidates who are going to appear in the exam are advised to prepare with sample papers which will make easier to qualify in the exam. MAT sample papers help the candidates to improve their accuracy while taking the exam and effective time-management.
MAT Exam Result 2017:
MAT Result will be declared in the last week of the December, Candidates can take the result using roll number, form number and test month. MAT Results can be checked in SMS, Candidates can request for duplicate MAT scorecard within 45 days from the declaration of result.
MAT Exam Cut off 2017:
MAT cutoff is minimum marks required for the candidates qualify for the next round of selection process. MAT Cutoff will be released after declaring the result, MAT 2017 cut off will range from 500 to 700. Cutoff will be calculated based on the composite score.
MAT Exam 2017 Answer Key:
The candidates who are interested can check the answer key and download it from the official website. However, it will take some time to release the answer key officially on the website but we have decided to provide you the answer key here. So check the key here and download it.
MAT Exam cutoff of previous years:
Check MAT Cut off Marks year wise here.
|College name||MAT cutoff score of previous years’|
|National Institute of Technology, Warangal||600|
|Institute of Finance and International Management, Bangalore||600|
|Institute of Public Enterprise, Hyderabad||650|
|Balaji Institute of Modern Management, Pune||600|
|PSG Institute of Management, Coimbatore||600|
|Amity Business School, Noida||500|
|Alliance School of Business, Bangalore||500|
|TA Pai Management Institute, Manipal||700|
|ABV- Indian Institute of Information Technology and Management, Gwalior||600|
|Xavier Institute of Management and Entrepreneurship, Bangalore||700|
MAT Participating Institutes:
MAT Participating Institutes will be announced by the examination authority, After the declaration of the result, AIMA will send MAT scores to five business schools opted by the candidates during the registration. About 138 management institutes are listed as top b-schools which accepts MAT scores.
MAT Exam Schedule (MAT December)
|Important Dates for Applying||For candidates who complete the Online Registration by
Last Date for Online Registration:
(In this case, do NOT send the printout of the Registration Form. However, the candidate should retain a Printout of Registration Form for reference.)
Mode of Test
(How to take the Test)
Candidate can choose any ONE of the two options to take the test:
Paper Based Test
|ELIGIBILITY||Graduates in any discipline. Final year students of Graduate Courses can also apply.|
|How to apply||Register online at website link: https://apps.aima.in/matdec17 with Credit Card/Debit Card (ATM Card) or Net Banking payment of Rs.1500/-(Inclusive of 18% GST). The detailed procedure is given on the website link.|
|Test Centre City
(Click here to view)
|List of Participating Management Institutes
(Click here to view)
|List of Participating MIs
Four Digit codes for Management Institutes/University Departments accepting the MAT Score are given in the List of Participating Institutes/Universities as MI Code. There are five blocks consisting of four boxes each given in the Form. Fill the codes of those five institutes only where you have applied or are applying for admission. No additional fee is to be paid for filling these 5 choices.Important Notice: Applicants are advised to check the approval/recognition status of various programs directly from the concerned Authorities/ Institutes/ Universities.
AIMA has come across a couple of cases where the aspiring candidates’ mat score is not accepted by some participating institutes/universities for admission to MBA full-time course despite their confirmation to AIMA at the time of participation by incorporating their notifications in mat bulletin. Candidates are advised to recheck with the concerned institutes/universities before applying for MAT.
(Note: No additional fee is to be paid for filling these 5 choices.)
|MAT Registration Form Acknowledgement||All Forms received at AIMA are scanned/validated within 5 days and the Form Numbers of such received forms will be available on website link: https://apps.aima.in/mat_reciept.aspx. Further, your form is scrutinized and if found in order; it is provisionally registered.MAT Registration Form received later than the due date is liable to be rejected. Neither any correspondence in this regard will be entertained nor will the fee to be refunded.|
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