Management Aptitude Test
  • About Exam

    Management Aptitude Test (MAT 2017) is a national level entrance test. Every year the exam is conducted by All India Management Association (AIMA).The candidates who are interested in the management education can appear for this entrance test. The MAT examination is held four times a year in month of February, May, September and December. Here in this article we are providing you the detailed information regarding eligibility criteria, important dates, admit card, application form, exam pattern, and many more.

  • Eligibility

    ·         Minimum qualification to appear for the test is graduation. The candidates who have completed their graduation in any of the streams like science, commerce and arts can apply for the exam.

    ·         The candidates who are in the final year of the graduation can also apply for the exam.

    ·         The candidates who have a minimum of 50% marks in their graduation can apply for the test (45% marks for the SC/ST candidates). The NRI candidates can also appear for the test.

    ·         There is no age limit to appear for the MAT exam. The candidates of any age can appear for this entrance test.

    ·         There is no attempt limit for the examination.

  • Test Duration & Pattern

    MAT examination will be held online as well as offline. The question paper will consist of 200 questions. There are five sections and each section will carry forty marks. Each question will carry one mark and there will be negative marking. For every wrong answer ¼ marks is deducted. The question paper will consist of the five sections mainly language comprehension, mathematical skills, data analysis and sufficiency, intelligence and critical reasoning and Indian and Global Environment.

  • Exam Format



    Suggested Time

    Language  Comprehension



    Mathematical Skills



    Data Analysis






    Indian & Global Environment






  • Important Dates

    Candidates may check exam dates for MAT 2017 from below table:


    Dates of Application

    MAT February 2017

    December 2016

    MAT May 2017

    March 2017

    MAT September 2017

    July 2017

    MAT December 2017

    October 2017

  • How to Apply

    MAT registration 2017 will be done through the online or offline process. The form will be provided in the month of December, March, July and October (tentative). After submitting the application form online, the form will be scrutinized by the examining committee and the candidates will get the acknowledgement slip. This acknowledgement slip ensures that the form is filled and verified correctly.

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