The Management Aptitude Test September 2014 (MAT September 2014) Computer based Test (CBT) will be conducted from Saturday, September 13, 2014 onwards. The online test will be held in multiple time slots at specific test centers, depending on the number of candidates who have registered for the online test.
If the number of candidates registered for the CBT is limited and can be accommodated in a single day, the test will be completed on September 13, 2014 itself, as per the website.
For test centers where the number of candidates registered for the CBT was few, such candidates had to appear for the paper-based test. The paper-based MAT September 2014 was held from 10 am to 12.30 pm on Sunday, September 7, 2014. One candidate can appear only for one date for the September 2014 MAT.
Specific admit cards have been issued to the candidates who have opted for the paper-based test and CBT. Candidates have to strictly follow the date and time allotted to them in case of the CBT. Candidates who opted for the CBT were allowed to choose the date and time slot of their choice, subject to availability. Date and time slot have been automatically allotted by the system to those candidates who did not select their slot upto four days before the CBT.
The application deadline for MAT September 2014 (CBT) was extended till Monday, September 1, 2014, to enable more candidates to register for the test.
MAT is conducted by the All India Management Association (AIMA) as a national entrance test for admission into Master of Business Administration (MBA) and equivalent programs offered by various participating institutes. The test is held in several cities across India four times in a year in the months of February, May, September and December.
The last installment of MAT (CBT) examination was held on Saturday, May 10, 2014.