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MANAGEMENT APTITUDE TEST 2020

Form Date: 16 Dec - 18 Feb 2020

Pen & Paper Mode, Computer Based Test

Form Date: 16 Dec - 18 Feb 2020

MAT Basic Information

  • Examination Modes:Pen & Paper Mode, Computer Based Test
  • Exam Conducting Body:All India Management Association (AIMA)
  • Courses:MBA
  • Streams:Management

MAT 2019: Important Dates, Application Form, Eligibility, Admit Card

Management Aptitude Test or MAT 2019 is an entrance exam conducted by All India Management Association (AIMA) at the National Level for the candidates who wish to pursue an MBA and make their career in Business Management Studies. This exam is a gateway for the candidates who wished to get enrolled in PGDM (Post Graduate Diploma in Management), Masters in Business Administration (MBA) and various allied management programmes.

AIMA conducts MAT four times in a year in February, May, September, and December respectively. The Application Form of MAT 2019 for December session will be released on 01 October 2019

The MBA aspirants can appear in MAT 2019 December exam and get the opportunity to get admission over 600 B-schools in India as well as Internationally. Every year approximately one lakh candidates appear in MAT exam. This entrance exam is considered as a prestigious exam for MBA and PGDM courses. Also, the candidates need to know that the selection in any of the institution/college accepting the MAT score will vary in all the colleges and institutions. 

MAT 2019 Important Dates

The candidates can refer to this section to get an idea of the MAT 2019 Important Dates, for the 4th session of MAT entrance test will be conducted in December 2019, in the table given below:

MAT 2019 Events

Important Dates

Availability of Application Form 

01 October 2019

Last Date for filling Application Form 

24 November 2019

Availability of Admit Card  

November 2019

MAT 2019 Exam

 Second & Third week of December 2019

Result Declaration 

24 December 2019 

Counselling Date

January 2020 (Tentative)

MAT 2019 Application Form

MAT 2019 Application Form will be available online on 01 October 2019 for the December session.

The candidates can find all the information about MAT Application Form 2019 hereby:

  • The application forms will be available online on the official website.
  • The candidates need to fill in their complete personal, educational, etc. details in the application form.
  • The last date to fill the application form will be on 24 November 2019.
  • The candidates will also have to upload their scanned signature (10 to 150 Kb) and photograph (40 to 150 Kb) while uploading their application form.
  • The candidates can also check the status of their application form after the application process gets completed.
  • The candidates also need to fill their exam choice (computer-based test or pen-based test) and select the Test centre of their choice.

Application Fee

Mode of Payment - The candidates can pay the application fee using either of these online modes of payment: Net Banking, Credit Card or Debit Card.

The candidates can find the details about the amount which they need to pay as application fee while filling the application form. The application fee for CBT (computer based test) as well as PBT (paper based test) is mentioned hereby: 

Mode of Exam

Fee
Computer-Based Test (CBT)

Rs. 1550

Paper-Based Test (PBT)

Rs. 1550

Computer-Based Test and Paper-Based Test (CBT+PBT)

Rs. 2650

MAT 2019 Eligibility Criteria

The candidates should go through the MAT 2019 Eligibility Criteria before they start filling the application form so that their application does not gets cancelled at a later stage.

  • Nationality Criteria: Indian, as well as Foreign National candidates, are eligible to apply for this exam.
  • Age specification: There is no age limit set by AIMA.
  • Experience Required: The working candidates can also apply.
  • Educational Qualification criteria: The candidates having a graduation degree in any discipline will also be eligible to apply for MAT. The candidates in the final year of their graduation can also apply in the exam if the candidate will complete his graduation before the admission process.
  • Minimum Percentage requirement criteria: The minimum percentage required will be different for every institute or college participating in MAT entrance exam 2019. The candidates, therefore, need to check the minimum percentage requirement from the website of institute/university they prefer.

MAT 2019 Admit Card

MAT 2019 Admit Card/Hall Ticket will be available by the last week of November 2019. The details about MAT Hall Ticket are provided in this section below:

  • The candidates will be able to download their MAT Admit Card 2019 after they have successfully submitted their application form. 
  • The candidates will be required to enter their login id credentials (application number and registration id) and date of birth to download their admit card.
  • The candidates can find details such as time and date of exam, candidate’s name and address, examination venue etc.
  • The admit cards will be released by AIMA on the official website and would be available in November 2019.
  • The admit card will not be dispatched by post to any of the candidates and they themselves need to download their admit card.
  • The candidates need to have their admit card with them on the exam day without which they will not be allowed to appear in the exam.

MAT 2019 Exam Pattern

The candidates must ensure that they are familiar with MAT 2019 Exam Pattern so that they have an idea of the question paper format and they can accordingly prepare for the Management Aptitude exam (MAT). 

The details about the MAT exam pattern are mentioned in the below-given table:

Exam Mode Online (CBT) as well as Offline (PBT)
Duration 150 minutes (Two and a half hours)
Total Number of Questions 200
Total marks  200
Number of Sections

The question paper will be divided into 5 sections:

  • Data analysis & sufficiency,
  • Intelligence and critical reasoning,
  • Mathematical skills,
  • Language comprehension and Indian and Global environment.
Marking Scheme

+1 for the correct answer

-0.25 for the wrong answer

The summary of the MAT 2019 exam pattern is given below:

Subjects

Number of Questions

Mathematical skills

40

Language comprehension

40

Intelligence and critical reasoning

40

Indian and global environment

40

Data analysis and sufficiency

40

Total

200

MAT 2019 Syllabus 

The candidates must have proper knowledge about the MAT 2019 Syllabus so that they can prepare all the topics from the subjects mentioned above.

The syllabus of MAT exam is given in detail below:

Mathematical Skill:

  • This section will include questions from time and work, percentage, simple compound interest, profit and loss, number system, trigonometry, height and distance, LCM and HCF, ratio proportions, clock calendars, time speed and distance, partnership etc.

Language Comprehension:

  • This section will be based on the topics i.e. English grammar, synonyms, antonyms, reading comprehension, sentence completion, sentence corrections, different usage of same words, one-word substitutions, fill in the blanks etc.

Data Analysis and Sufficiency:

  • In this section, important topics will be data sufficiency, Venn diagram, charts i.e. column, bar, pie, line graph, puzzles, pie chart, data comparison, bar charts and data tables etc.

Intelligence and Critical Reasoning:

  • Logical Reasoning will be based on the topics i.e. the course of actions, family trees, blood relations, numeric grid, pie chart, calendar, critical reasoning, multi-dimensional arrangement, syllogism, column graph, critical reasoning, series, visual reasoning and etc.

Indian Global Environment:

  • This section will contain questions based on current affairs and latest news and other topics like world records, business, books and authors, history, social issues, geography, finance, automobiles, politics, famous awards and price etc.

MAT 2019 Preparation Tips

Candidates can go through the MAT 2019 Preparation Tips befor they start their preparation for the exam:

  • The candidates need to make a proper time table to and follow it properly so that they can be consistent in their preparation for the exam.
  • The candidates must know about the exam pattern and topic wise syllabus before they begin their preparation for the exam. 
  • The candidates need to be regular in their revision as only revision on a regular basis will help the candidates to get good marks in MAT 2019.
  • The candidates need to give as many mock tests they can and solve all the question papers of the previous year.
  • The candidates need to be well aware of the current affairs and the latest national and international news. They can refer to: newspapers; renowned G.K. books such as Arihant, Manorma; and television for the same.
  • The candidates must avoid junk food and need to have a balanced diet.
  • The candidates also need to have proper rest and practice yoga or meditation in order to get relieved from stress.

MAT 2019 Result

  • The MAT 2019 Result will be declared on 24 December 2019 (for both online and offline mode).
  • The candidates will need to enter information such as roll number and registered mobile number in order to download their scorecard and hence check their result.
  • The candidates will be able to know about the marks they have secured and also the percentile the candidate has got in the exam.

MAT 2019 Score Card 

  • The MAT 2019 Scorecard will be dispatched to the candidates by email or post.
  • The MAT score card will be accepted by many management institutes all over India to give candidates admission into the management programmes.
  • The candidates can also download their score card (online) by entering their login id credentials.
  • The candidates need to keep the scorecard safely for further admission process.
  • The candidates can apply for a duplicate scorecard in case they have misplaced their original scorecard.
  • The scorecard will have 1-year validity.

MAT 2019 Cut Off

The various institutes/colleges would be releasing their individual MAT 2019 Cutoff after the declaration of the MAT result. The colleges /institutions would be screening the candidates for admission on the basis of cutoff marks.

The cutoff of MAT exam will depend on the following factors: total number of seats, the difficulty level of the question paper, the total number of candidates appearing for the MAT entrance exam. The candidates need to score the cutoff marks in order to get admission into their desired institutions.

MAT 2019 Counselling 

The MAT 2019 Counselling will be conducted by the participating institutions separately. 

  • Some institutions would be organizing GD and personal interview rounds for the same while some institutes would be providing the admission directly on the basis of marks obtained by the candidate in the written test.
  • The admission depends on the candidate’s performance in the written test and the candidates need to apply individually to the participating institutes.
  • The selection process and the eligibility criteria will be different for different institutions.
  • The applicants, who wish to apply into more institutions besides the 5 institutes they have applied into, will need to fill a separate form and pay Rs. 118 for every college through a Demand Draft (DD) in favour of “All India Management Association” payable at New Delhi. 
  • The candidates will need to write their Name and MAT Form No. on the backside of the Demand Draft.

MAT 2019 Participating Institutes

East Zone

Name of the institute

City Name

Institute website

ABS Academy of Science, Technology & Management

Durgapur

www.absacademy.com

ARKA Jain University

Ranchi

www.akrajainuniversity.in

Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan Institute of Management Science

Kolkata

www.bimskol.org

Bhavan's Centre for Communication & Management

Bhubaneswar

www.bvbbhubaneswar.org

Birla Global University

Bhubaneswar

www.bimtechbbsr.ac.in

Calcutta Business School

Kolkata

www.calcuttabusinessschool.org

Development Management Institute

Patna

www.dmi.ac.in

EIILM

Kolkata

www.eiilm.co.in

Future Institute of Engineering & Management

Kolkata

www.futureengineering.in

Haldia Institute of Technology

Haldia

www.hithaldia.in

Hi Tech Institute of Technology

Bhubaneswar

www.hit.ac.in

Indian Institute of Social Welfare and Business Management

Kolkata

www.iiswbm.edu

Institute of Business Management

Kolkata

www.ibmnce.in

Institute of Engineering & Management

Kolkata

www.iemcal.com

Institute of Management & Information Sciences

Bhubaneswar

www.imis.ac.in

Institute of Management Bhubaneswar

Bhubaneswar

www.imbsom.in

Institute of Management Study

Kolkata

www.imscal.org

International School of Business & Media

Kolkata

www.isbm.ac.in

International School of Management Patna

Patna

www.ismpatna.ac.in

Meghnad Saha Institute of Technology

Kolkata

www.msit.edu.in

NERIM Group of Institutions

Guwahati

www.nerimindia.org

Netaji Subhas Engineering College

Kolkata

www.nsecollege.org

Netaji Subhas Institute of Business Management

Jamshedpur

www.nsibm.com

Siksha 'O' Anusandhan University

Bhubaneswar

www.soa.ac.in

Siliguri Institute of Technology

Darjeeling

www.sittechno.org

Sister Nivedita University

Kolkata

www.snuniv.ac.in

SN Sinha Institute of Business Management

Ranchi

www.snsibm.ac.in

Techno India Group

Kolkata

www.technoindiagroup.com

Techno International MBA New Town

Kolkata

www.tict.edu.in

The Assam Kaziranga University

Jorhat

www.kazirangauniversity.in

West Zone

Institute Name

City Name

Institute website

Christ Institute of Management

Pune

www.cimlavasa.in

Dr D Y Patil B School

Pune

www.bschool.dpu.edu.in

Flame School of Business

Pune

www.flame.edu.in

Flame School of Communication

Pune

www.flame.edu.in

IILM Academy of Higher Learning

Jaipur

www.iilmjaipur.ac.in

Indus Business School

Pune

www.iiebm.com

Indus University

Ahmedabad

www.indusuni.ac.in

Institute for Technology & Management

Mumbai

www.itm.edu

Institute of Rural Management

Jaipur

www.iirm.ac.in

International Institute of Management Studies

Pune

www.iimspune.edu.in

ITM Vocational University

Vadodara

www.itm.edu

ITM University

Raipur

www.itm.edu

Jagannath University

Jaipur

www.jagannathuniversity.org

Jaipur National University

Jaipur

www.jnujaipur.ac.in

Jaipuria Institute of Management

Indore

www.jaipuria.ac.in

Jaipuria Institute of Management

Jaipur

www.jaipuria.ac.in

Janardan Rai Nagar Rajasthan Vidyapeeth, Faculty of Mgmt Studies

Udaipur

www.jrnrvu.edu.in

JK Lakshmipat University

Jaipur

www.jklu.edu.in

Kalinga University

Raipur

www.kalingauniversity.ac.in

Mody University, School of Mgmt Studies

Laxmangarh

www.modyuniversity.ac.in

Raipur Institute of Technology

Raipur

www.rit.edu.in

Shanti Business School

Ahmedabad

www.shantibschool.edu.in

St Kabir Institute of Professional Studies

Ahmedabad

www.skips.in

Suryadatta Institute of Business Management & Technology

Pune

www.suryadatta.org

Suryadatta Institute of Management & Mass Communication

Pune

www.suryadatta.org

The IIHMR University

Jaipur

www.iihmr.edu.in

Unitedworld School of Business

Gnadhinagar

www.unitedworld.in

VPM's Dr V N Bedekar Institute of Management Studies

Thane

www.vnbrims.org

Zone: North

Institute Name 

City Nameme

Institute Website

Accurate Institute of Advanced Management

Greater Noida

www.accurate.in

Accurate Institute of Management & Technology

Greater Noida

www.accurate.in

AIMA-Centre for Management Education

New Delhi

www.aima.in

Ansal University

Gurgaon

www.ansaluniversity.edu.in

Asia Pacific Institute of Management

New Delhi

www.asiapacific.edu

Asian Business School

Noida

www.abs.edu.in

Bennett University

Noida

www.bennet.edu.in

Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan's Usha&lakshmi Mittal Institute of Management

New Delhi

www.bulmim.ac.in

Birla Institute of Management Technology

Greater Noida

www.bimtech.ac.in

BML Munjal University

Gurgaon

www.bml.edu.in

Chitkara University

Rajpura

www.chitkara.edu.in

Christ Institute of Management

Ghaziabad

www.christinstitute.ncr.ac.in

EMPI Business School

NEW DELHI

www.empiindia.com

Fortune Institute of International Business

New Delhi

www.fiib.edu.in

Galgotias University

Greater Noida

www.galgotiasuniversity.edu.in

GD Goenka University

Gurgaon

www.gdgoenkauniversity.com

GL Bajaj Institute of Management & Research

Greater Noida

www.glbimr.org

Guru Nanak Institute of Management

New Delhi

www.gnim.ac.in

Gurukula Kangri Vishwavidyalaya

Haridwar

www.gkv.ac.in

IBMR Business school 

Gurgaon

www.ibmrbschool.com

IILM Academy of Higher Learning

Lucknow

www.iilmlko.ac.in

IILM College of Management Studies

Greater Noida

www.iilmcms.ac.in

IILM Graduate School of Management

Greater Noida

www.iilmgsm.ac.in

IILM Institute for Higher Education

New Delhi

www.iilm.edu

IILM University

Gurgaon

www.iilm.edu

Indirapuram Institute of Higher Studies

Ghaziabad

www.theiihs.com

Indraprasth Institute of Management Gurgaon

Gurgaon

www.iimgurgaon.com

Institute of Management Studies

Ghaziabad

www.ims-ghaziabad.ac.in

Institute of Marketing & Management

NEW DELHI

www.ifbs.org.in

Institute of Technology & Science

Ghaziabad

www.its.edu.in

International Institute of Health Management Research

NEW DELHI

www.delhi.iihmr.org

Jagan Institute of Management Studies

Delhi

www.jimsinida.org

Jagannath International Management School

New Delhi

www.jagannath.org

Jaipuria Institute of Management

Ghaziabad

www.jaipuria.edu.in/jim

Jaipuria Institute of Management

Lucknow

www.jaipuria.ac.in

Jaipuria Institute of Management

Noida

www.jaipuria.ac.in

Jaypee Business School

Noida

www.jbs.ac.in

JK Business School

Gurugram

www.jkbschool.org

KR Mangalam University

Gurgaon

www.krmanagalam.edu.in

Lovely Professional University

Phagwara

www.lpu.in

Master School of Management

Meerut

www.msmindia.org

New Delhi Institute of Management

New Delhi

www.ndimdelhi.org

OP Jindal Global University

Sonipat

www.jgu.edu.in

Roorkee Institute of Technology

Roorkee

www.ritroorkee.com

Sharda University

Greater Noida

www.sharda.ac.in

Soil School of Business Design

Gurgaon

www.soilindia.net

SRM University

Sonipat

www.srmuniversity.ac.in

SRMS International Business School

Lucknow

www.srms.ac.in/ibs

St. Thomas Management Institute

Gurgaon

www.ibmrbschool.com

The Northcap University

Gurgaon

www.ncuindia.edu

University of Petroleum & Energy Studies

Dehradun

www.upes.ac.in

Vivekananda Institute of Professional Studies-Technical Campus

New Delhi

www.vips.edu

Zone: South

Name of the institute

City Name

Institute website

ABBS School of Management

Bengaluru

www.abbs.edu.in

Acharya Bangalore B-School

Bengaluru

www.abbs.edu.in

Acharya Institute of Management & Sciences

Bengaluru

www.theaims.ac.in

Adarsh Institute of Management & Information Technology

Bengaluru

www.adarshaimit.org

Administrative Staff College of India

Hyderabad

www.ascipgdhm.in

Alliance University

Bengaluru

www.bus.alliance.edu.in

Bhavan's Priyamvada Birla Institute of Management

Mysore

www.bpbim.org

BS Abdur Rahman University, Crescent School of Business

Chennai

www.bsauniv.ac.in

Christ Universit

Bengaluru

www.christuniversity.in

DC School of Management & Technology

Kottayam

www.dcsmat.com

Dhruva College of Management

Hyderabad

www.dhruvacollege.net

Don Bosco Institute of Management Studies and Computer Applications

Bengaluru

www.donboscobangalore.education

FBS Business School

Bengaluru

www.fbsbschool.com

Firebird Instt of Research in Management

Coimbatore

www.firebird.ac.in

GIBS B School

Bengaluru

www.gibsbschool.com

GITAM School of International Business

Visakhapatnam

www.gsib.gitam.edu

Hyderabad Business School

Hyderabad

www.ghbs.in

ICBM School of Business Excellence

Hyderabad

www.icbm.ac.in

IFIM Business School

Bengaluru

www.ifimbschool.com

Indus Business Academy

Bengaluru

www.iba.ac.in

Institute for Technology & Management

Chennai

www.itm.edu

Institute of Health Management Research

Bengaluru

www.bangalore.iihmr.org

Institute of Insurance and Risk Management

Hyderabad

www.iirmworld.org.in

Institute of Public Enterprise

Hyderabad

www.ipeindia.org

International Institute of Business Studies

Bengaluru

www.iibsonline.com

ISBR Business School

Bengaluru

www.isbr.in

ITM Business School

Warangal

www.itm.edu

Jain University, CMS Business School

Bengaluru

www.bschool.cms.ac.in

Kirloskar Institute of Advanced Management Studies

Harihar

www.kiams.ac.in

KL Business School

Guntur

www.kluniversity.in

Krupanidhi School of Management

Bengaluru

www.ksm.edu.in

Mar Athanasios College for Advanced Studies

Tiruvalla

www.macfast.org

MATS Institute of Management & Entrepreneurship

Bengaluru

www.mime.ac.in

MP Birla Institute of Management

Bengaluru

www.mpbim.com

MS Ramaiah Institute of Management

Bengaluru

www.msrim.org

NITTE School of Management

Bengaluru

www.nsom.ac.in

NSB Academy

Bengaluru

www.nsb.edu.in

PES University

Bengaluru

www.pes.edu

Rajadhani Business School

Thiruvananthapuram

www.rbsmba.in

Rajalakshmi School of Business

Chennai

www.rsb.edu.in

RV Institute of Management

Bengaluru

www.rvim.edu.in

Sahyadri College of Engineering & Management

Mangalore

www.sahyadri.edu.in

Saintgits Institute of Management

Kottayam

www.saintgits.org

SCMS Cochin School of Business

Kochi

www.scms.edu.in

SCMS School of Technology & Management

Kochi

www.scms.edu.in

SSN School of Management

Chennai

www.som.ssn.edu.in

St Joseph's Institute of Management

Bengaluru

www.sjim.edu.in

Thiagarajar School of Management

Madurai

www.tsm.ac.in

Vellore Institute of Technology

Vellore

www.vit.ac.in

Xavier Institute of Management & Entrepreneurship

Bengaluru

www.xime.org

MAT 2019 Highlights

Exam Name

Management Aptitude Test (MAT 2019)

Conducting Body

All India Management Association (AIMA)

Level

National Level

Course

Post Graduate Diploma in Management (PGDM), Masters in Business Administration (MBA)

Official website

https://www.aima.in/

Exam Mode

Online (CBT) and Offline (PBT)

Exam Purpose

To offer admission into PGDM (Post Graduate Diploma in Management), Masters in Business Administration (MBA) and various allied management programmes.

 

 

 

 

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MAT Important Dates

Title
Dates
MAT 2020 Form Date16 Dec - 18 Feb 2020
Admit card21 Feb 2020, 16 Sep 2019
MAT 2020 Exam Date23 Feb 2020, 24 Feb 2020
MAT 2020 Result22 Feb - 28 Feb 2020

MANAGEMENT APTITUDE TEST 2020 Exam Pattern

Paper 1
Exam Duration:

2 hours 30 minutes

Total Marks:

200

Question Paper Type :

Multiple Choice Questions

Negative Marking:

No

S.No
Subjects
Questions
Marks
Total
1---2001200

Instructions:Language Comprehension 40 Mathematical Skills 40 Data Analysis & Sufficiency 40 Intelligence & Critical Reasoning40 Indian & Global Environment 40