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Overview on MAT
Management Aptitude Test (MAT) is a standardized test being administered since 1988 to facilitate Business Schools (B-Schools) to screen candidates for admission to MBA and allied program. Govt. of India, Ministry of HRD approved MAT as a national level test in 2003.
The candidate must be a graduate in any discipline. Candidates appearing for the final year of bachelor’s degree and are awaiting results can also apply.
Test Duration and Pattern:
MAT consists of 200 questions to be attempted in 150 mins.
The following areas are tested:
Data Analysis and Sufficiency
Intelligence and Critical Reasoning
Indian and Global Environment
MAT is a paper-based as well as computer-based test. A candidate can take any one of the two testing formats. While the paper-based test is conducted only one day, the computer-based test is conducted in the week following it over a window of approximately a week.
Each section has 40 question and MAT paper also have negative marking of 25% on each incorrect answer.
AIMA-MAT is usually conducted 4 times a year. Generally on the first Sunday of February, May, September and December. The list of institutes that use the AIMA-MAT results vary from test to test.
|Registration started from||October 5, 2016|
|Last date for online registration||November 26, 2016|
|Date of submitting the duly submitted form receipt||November 29, 2016|
|Admit Card to be released on or after||December 03, 2016|
|Pen-paper based test||December 11, 2016|
|Computer-based test||December 17, 2016|