AIMA MATAIMA Management Aptitude Test
- Test Level-: National Level
- Eligibility-: Graduation
- Duration-:2 Hours 30 Minutes
- Stream-: Management
- Medium-: English
- Examination Mode-: Both
- Total Questions-: 200
Management Aptitude Test (MAT) is a standardised test being administered since 1988 to facilitate Business Schools (B-Schools) to screen candidates for admission to MBA and allied programmes. Govt. of India, Ministry of HRD approved MAT as a national level test in 2003. Any B-School - national or international - can consider MAT Score as an admission input based on the Score Cards issued to the candidates. The largest test of its kind in the nation, MAT will continue to be your passport to over 600 B-Schools across India.
|Section No.||Section Name||No of Questions||Time Suggested (Minutes)|
|iii||Data Analysis & Sufficiency||40||35|
|iv||Intelligence & Critical Reasoning||40||30|
|v||Indian & Global Environment||40||15|
List of participating Institute/University : Click Here
- Last Date for Online Registration : 24 November 2017 (Friday)
- Paper Based Test : 03 December 2017 (Sunday)
- Dowanload Admit Card : 25 November 2017 (Saturday)
Generally, the MAT exam tests the aptitude skills of the candidates in different topics. The MAT syllabus contains total five topics like Language Comprehension, Mathematical Skills, Intelligence and Critical Reasoning, Data Analysis & Sufficiency and Indian and Global Environment. The detailed MAT syllabus 2017 is mentioned below:
This section will comprise of two sections i.e. Reading Comprehension and English Vocabulary & Grammar. It contain topics like Verbal Reasoning, Syllogisms, Using the same word with different meaning, Antonyms, Idioms, Contextual Usage, Analogies, One word substitution, Fill in the blanks, Odd man out, Jumbled Paragraphs, Sentence Completion, Sentence Correction and Foreign language words used in English.
This part will have topics like Ratios and proportions, In equations Quadratic & linear equations, Profit and Loss, Geometry, Percentages, Algebra, Averages, Time-Speed-Distance, Geometric Progression, Partnership (Accounts), Number System, Work and Time, HCF & LCM and Vectors.
Data Analysis and Sufficiency:
The questions of Data Interpretation are mostly based on different graphs such as Puzzles, Series, Table Charts, Data Sufficiency, Bar Graphs, Graphs, Line Charts, Column Graphs, Pie Chart, Venn Diagram and many others.
General Intelligence and Critical Reasoning:
This section contains Mathematical Reasoning & Verbal Ability Question and different topics like Critical Reasoning, Sequencing, Visual reasoning, Coding and Decoding, Identifying valid interferences, Assumption-Premise-Conclusion, Statements & Assumptions, Matrix arrangements, Assertion and reasons, Identifying reasons, Linear arrangements, Family tree, Effect & Cause, etc.
Indian and Global Environment:
In this section, questions will be asked from various topics like Current Affairs, Quotations from important personalities, Geography, History, Business, Major events in corporate, Books and authors, Science, Awards, Company punch lines, Top officials of big companies, Sports, Entertainment, Politics etc.
For Marhes R.S. Aggarwal and Rajesh Vermaf.
For Reasoning and Analytical Ability R.S Aggarwal
For English S.P. Bakshi , Wren and Martinf
Recommended Newspapers for MAT/ MBA Aspirants:
- The Hindu
- Economic Time
Recommended Business Magazines for MAT / MBA Aspirants:
- Competition Success
- Business World
- India Today
- Business Line by the Hindu Group
- Business Today by India Today Group
- Give yourself enough time to study. Don't leave it until the last minute.
- Organize your study space.
- Use flow charts and diagrams.
- Practice on old exams.
- Explain your answers to others.
- Organize study groups with friends.
- Take regular breaks.
- Snack on 'brain food'
|TP PAI MANAGEMENT INSTITUTE||700|
|XAVIER INSTITUTE OF MANAGEMENT||700|
|ABV INDIAN INSTITUTE OF INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY AND MANAGEMENT||600|
|INSTITUTE OF FINACE AND INTERNATIONAL MANAGEMENT||600|
|INSTITUTE OF PUBLIC INTERPRISE||650|
|BALAJI INSTITUTE OFMODERN MANAGEMENT||600|
|ALLIANCE SCHOOL OF BUSINESS||500|
|VIT BUSINESS SCHOOL||500|
|ITM BUSINESS SCHOOL||600|
|DBA Global Business School||500|
|New Delhi Institute of Management – Delhi||450|
|MS RAMAIAH INSTITUTE OF ADVANCED MANAGEMENT||500|
|JAIPURIA INSTITUTE OF MANGEMENT||600|
|KIIT SCHOOL OF MANAGEMENT||600|
|PSG INSTITUTE OF MANAGEMENT||500|
|Indian Institute of Finance||94|
|Alliance Business School||90|
|Institute of Rural Management||90|
|Punjab College of Technical Education – PCTE||75|
|IIMR Pharma Business School||65|
All provisionally registered candidates both for Paper Based can download their Admit Card from AIMA website link: (http://apps.aima.in/matadmitcard.aspx) on or after 25 November 2017 (Saturday). Specific Admit Card is generated for the candidates opted for the Paper Based Test. Admit Card contains Candidate's Name, Form No, Roll No, Test Date, Test Time and Test Venue Address.