The next AIMS Test for Management Admissions (ATMA) will be held on Sunday, December 14, 2014. It will be an online or internet-based test. The registration process for the ATMA December examination is yet to start and the schedule will be updated soon, according to the website.
Candidates can pay the fees either via online payment using debit/credit cards or by bank account transfer.
ATMA is conducted by the Association of Indian Management Schools (AIMS) four or five times every year, for admissions into different management programs offered by over 600 business schools (B-schools) in India. ATMA has been recognized by the Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD), Government of India and the All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) as one of the five entrance examinations for admission into Master of Business Administration (MBA), Post Graduate Diploma in Management (PGDM) and other postgraduate (PG) programs offered by AICTE-recognized B-schools.
According to the website, the ATMA test scores will be valid for all-India level MBA seats as well as Maharashtra institutional level MBA seats. As per the directive of the Government of Maharashtra state, ATMA score is valid for admissions against 15% OMS quota and 20% institute level seats for all the institutes offering MBA and Master of Management Studies (MMS).
The last ATMA examination was held online on Wednesday, August 6, 2014 and the Results were declared on Monday, August 11, 2014. After the December test, the next ATMA test will be paper-based, to be held on Sunday, February 8, 2015, for which the registrations will be conducted online.
Candidates are advised to check the official website regularly for further updates on the ATMA examination.