What is September MAT Exam?

Published On: 30 Aug 2011

 | Last Updated On: 26 Aug 2015

All India Management Association (AIMA), New Delhi conducts Management Aptitude Test (MAT) for admission to MBA and equivalent programs of various participating institutes. 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.

Eligibility for MAT September 2015 -

Candidates should have completed graduation in any discipline from any recognized university.

  • Final year students of graduate courses can also apply.

Application Procedure for MAT September 2015 -

Candidate can choose any one of the modes to apply:

For more details and information on how to apply, please click here.

Pattern of MAT September 2015 -

The online MAT 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 2015 Important Dates -

  • Last date for sale of forms: Tuesday, August 18, 2015.
  • Last date for online registration: Saturday, August 22, 2015.
  • Last date for submission of filled in registration forms at AIMA, New Delhi: Tuesday, August 25, 2015.
  • Last date for submission of filled in online registration forms at AIMA, New Delhi: Tuesday, August 25, 2015.
  • Date of MAT September:
    • Paper based test: Sunday, September 06, 2015.
    • Computer based test: Saturday, September 12, 2015 onwards.

MAT is necessary for admission into PGDM/equivalent programs offered by AIMA or other management institutes who participate in it. Check here for the list of MBA institutes accepting MAT scores.

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