MAT - MANAGEMENT APTITUDE TEST

MAT - MANAGEMENT APTITUDE TEST
Conducted By : All India Management Association (AIMA)

Centre for Management Services (CMS) is the specialized division of AIMA undertaking testing and other management services. The testing services have been in operation since 1988 under the trademark All India Management Aptitude Testing Services (AIMATS) facilitating academia, industry and government to screen and select candidates for higher studies, recruitment, promotion etc. Hundreds of organizations and lakhs of candidates have availed these services. AIMATS has the unique distinction of being the first to be awarded with ISO 9001: 2000 Certification for the range of services under its scope.

Next MAT - Management Aptitude Test Date

02 September 2007 (Sunday)
TIME : -

(Reporting Time
)

MAT ELIGIBILITY: Graduate in any discipline from a recognized university. Final year degree course  students can also apply.

 

2.  HOW TO APPLY for MAT EXAM :

      To obtain MAT Bulletin and Application Form by post, send a Demand Draft of Rs. 690/- to AIMA-CMS, drawn in favour of AIMA-CMS payable at New Delhi alongwith two self-addressed slips/adhesive stickers.  Send your request to Sr Dy Director, All India Management Association, Management House, 14, Institutional Area, Lodhi Road, New Delhi-110 003. OR

      Obtain MAT Bulletin and Application Form on cash payment of Rs 650/- at AIMA counter at Delhi (Tel:- 24653382), Bank of Baroda Branches , AIMA Nodal Centres and other outlets.

3.    IMPORTANT DATES:    

     Last date of Availability of MAT Bulletin                    : 11 August 2007 (Saturday)

     Last date for Receipt of Filled form At AIMA, New Delhi     : 17 August 2007 (Friday)

 

· Candidates may also view/download the MAT Score from AIMA website http://www.aima-ind.org/ after 3 weeks from the date of the test.

· Candidates may clarify queries regarding MAT Score, if any, at e-mail : rgusain@aima-ind.org

MAT Score is acceptable even to certain other Institutes for considering admission of candidates for Post Graduate Degree / Diploma programmes, besides the above Institutes, subject to specific cut-off marks and other admission parameters.

Further details: http://www.aima-ind.org

Management Aptitude Test - MAT Test Pattern

MAT is an objective type test with multiple-choice answers. The test is designed to measure a person’s general aptitudes as the following table indicates:  

Section no.

Section

No of Questions

Time Suggested (Minutes)

1.

Language Comprehension

40

30

2.

Mathematical Skills

40

40

3.

Data Analysis and Sufficiency

40

35

4.

Intelligence and Critical Reasoning

40

30

5.

Indian and Global Environment

40

15

 

Total:

200

150

MAT - Frequently Asked Questions

Q. When & how many times MAT is conducted in a year? Qualification & percentage needed for it.

A. Mat is usually conducted 4 times in a year in February, May, September and December. The minimum qualification for appearing in MAT is graduation in any discipline from any recognized University or equivalent recognized degree. A final year student in any undergraduate (i.e. B.A, B.Sc., B.Com., B.Tech., etc) can also appear provisionally. Usually, there is a minimum percentage requirement in graduation, which is different for different MIs/University. For this refer to the prospectus of the particular MIs/University.

Next MAT date is 02, Sept. 2007 (Sunday)

Q. How many Management Institutes participate in MAT. Do they keep on changing or remain the same? Is there a same admission criterion for each & every Institute? Are they recognized, by AICTE? Do they have hostel facility? What about the total fee?

A. The number of participating Management Institutes may vary. The number of MI’s keeps on changing from test to test. Admission criteria for every institute is different. All MIs participating in MAT are either AICTE approved or affiliated to some Universities, for further information you may contact the MIs/Universities of your choice. The list of various Management Institutes /Universities is available in MAT bulletin along with the admission notification. It may be worthwhile to go through the brochure of the Management Institutes for detailed information.

Q. What is the cost of the Bulletin? The DD, which is to be made, should be in whose favor?

A. At Present the cost of a MAT bulletin is Rs.650/- by cash across the AIMA, New Delhi counter/ Select UTI Bank branches/ AIMA Nodal Centres all over India and Rs.690/- against Demand Draft (DD) by post. DD should be made in favor of AIMA-CMS, payable at New Delhi.

Q. What is the validity of MAT score?

A. Validity of the MAT score is for that particular session for most Institutes , but for AIMA-CME’s PGDM & PGDITM programmes, the score is valid for one year. For more detail, please visit our website:- www.aima-ind.org

Q. What is the last date of submitting filled in MAT OMR Form?

A. Last date for submission is mentioned in the MAT bulletin. The last date also appears in the notification released by AIMA in various national & regional newspapers.

Q. Do applicant has to buy the prospectus of the MI’s opted by him/her?

A. For applying to MI’s it is suggested that the prospectus of the MI’s opted should be bought.

Q. Is MAT held all over the country what about a person living abroad? Can he/she apply for it?

A. MAT is conducted in all major cities in the country and in leading cities abroad. For further clarification, see MAT bulletin or contact our information centre.

Q. Do we get a separate Admit Card for appearing in MAT?

A. Candidate has to download his/her admit card from aima website 7 days before the Test Date with the registration form number. No separate admit card is mailed to candidate.

Q. Is there any age bar for it? Any Job experience required, to appear in MAT?

A. There is no age bar. Job experience is not necessary.

Q. Is appearance in MAT necessary for getting admission into PGDM/ MBA programme ?

A. Yes, MAT is necessary for admission into PGDM / equivalent programmes offered by AIMA or other MIs who participate in it.


Comments (21)

ravishankar
Said this on 10-19-2007 At 09:29 am
article is good but if u mention fee details then it is better.........
omkar
Said this on 12-27-2007 At 04:16 pm
ya itz cool but u hav to mention addmisson procedure after success of MAT xamz
lakhan
Said this on 3-18-2008 At 02:27 pm
fdgd
Anand
Said this on 7-7-2008 At 07:59 pm
Hello
rishabh
Said this on 7-31-2008 At 08:48 pm
its good, mention the cut off list
keerthana
Said this on 8-31-2008 At 08:03 pm
Actully i have been searching for this clear cut information.the presentatoin of yours was so good even a normal student/person is able to understand it.I need to know more about genral awarness section ,can you please help for it.
Tarabuddin
Said this on 9-19-2008 At 05:23 pm
hi....prepare for mat
ROHIT MAJARIA
Said this on 10-23-2008 At 06:23 pm
I WANT ALL MOCK OR IMPORTANT TYPE QUESTION WITH SOLUTION
CAT, MAT SNAP ETC
kiran kumar
Said this on 11-23-2008 At 01:46 pm
I WANT ALL MOCK OR IMPORTANT QUESTION WITH SOLUTION
OF MAT
chetan
Said this on 1-24-2009 At 02:47 pm
very good answers man
chetan
Said this on 1-24-2009 At 02:47 pm
very good answers man
chetan
Said this on 1-24-2009 At 02:48 pm
very good answers man
ujjwal dubey
Said this on 1-27-2009 At 09:00 pm
it is not so detailed and they have to mention question paper site of previous year
venky
Said this on 2-8-2009 At 10:41 am
waste! update first
Said this on 4-25-2009 At 06:07 pm
very ----------------------------
tapi kutty
Said this on 5-16-2009 At 01:10 pm
very very very very very very good answer man
neha malviya
Said this on 7-7-2009 At 04:27 pm
u should update d pattern of test paper
sanjay gopi chand
Said this on 7-21-2009 At 03:42 pm
no test papers, but u r blaming there r papers
Said this on 12-3-2009 At 03:49 pm

this article is informative . along with it i very badly wanted to know about the scoring pattern.

final percentaline....is it taken for 1000....

Abhishek
Said this on 12-28-2009 At 02:19 pm

I wanna get detail information about MAT 2010 test

nikhil
Said this on 7-9-2010 At 06:03 pm

i wont to know about mat i meain its prosses n elegebility n about everything what so ever is imp. for addmistion ,

reply soon

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