MAT Exam 2024: Registration, Dates, Syllabus & Preparation Tips

Explore MAT 2024 exam details including registration dates, syllabus, and effective preparation strategies for management aspirants.

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OVERVIEW OF MAT EXAM DETAILS

 

One of the most popular national-level MBA entrance tests in India after the CAT is the Management Aptitude Test or MAT Exam. The MAT entrance exam is conducted by the All India Management Association (AIMA) four times a year – February, May, September, and December. For MBA/PGDM Admission in 2024, more than 600 colleges are accepting the results of the MAT exam 2024. MAT is an easier exam and lasts for two hours. The MAT exam is conducted in three different testing modes- Paper Based Test (PBT), Computer Based Test (CBT), and Internet Based Test (IBT) modes. Candidates can apply for one or more MAT exams to increase their scores.

 

MANAGEMENT APTITUDE TEST (MAT) is a standardized test that has been administered since 1988 to help Business Schools (B-Schools) screen candidates for admission to MBA and related programs. Govt. of India, Ministry of HRD recognized MAT as a national-level examination 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 biggest test of its kind in the nation, MAT will continue to be your passport to over 600 B-schools across India. 

 

Candidate can take Management Aptitude Test (MAT) as

(i) Remote Proctored Internet Based Test (IBT) or

(ii) Double Remote Proctored Internet Based Test (IBT) or

(iii) Paper Based Test (PBT) or

(iv)Paper Based Test and Remote Proctored Internet Based Test (PBT+IBT) or

(v) Computer Based Test (CBT) or

(vi) Computer Based Test and Remote Proctored Internet Based Test (CBT+IBT) 

(vii) Paper Based Test and Computer Based Test (PBT+CBT)

 

MANAGEMENT APTITUDE TEST FOR IBT, PBT & CBT –IMPORTANT DATES

 

For PBT (Paper Based Exam) Exam –

  • Starting Registration Date for MAT PBT 2024 –29th March 2024
  • Last Registration Date for MAT PBT 2024 28th May 2024
  • Release of MAT PBT 2024 Admit card -  30th May 2024 (2.00 PM Onwards) 
  • MAT PBT 2024 Examination Date – 02nd June 2024 (Sunday)
  • MAT PBT 2024 Declaration of result – To Be Notified

 

For CBT (Computer Based Exam) Exam –

 

  • Starting Registration Date for MAT CBT 2024 – 29th March 2024
  • Last Registration Date for MAT CBT 2024 19th May, 2024
  • Release of MAT CBT 2024 Admit card -  23rd May 2024 (2.00 PM Onwards) 
  • MAT CBT 2024 Examination Date – 26th May, 2024
  • MAT CBT 2024 Declaration of result – To Be Notified

  

For IBT (Internet-Based Test) Exam -

 

IBT 2024 Test Dates

Slots

Registration Ends

Release of Admit Card

19 May, 2024

To be notified

16 May, 2024

18 May, 2024 

24 May, 2024

To be notified

21 May, 2024

23 May, 2024

 

31 May, 2024

To be notified

28 May,2024

30 May, 2024

 

 

MAT Eligibility 2024 –

 

The All India Management Association (AIMA) defines the criteria for the MAT exam and related guidelines. To confirm their eligibility for the exam, candidates must check the following criteria.

The candidate must meet the MAT Eligibility Criteria 2024 listed below in order to be considered for the admission test.

 

Educational Qualification Criteria-

  • The candidates must have completed their graduation degree from a recognized University in any stream or a professional degree (CA/CS/ICWA).
  • The final-year graduation students can also apply for the MAT 2024 Exam.

 

Age Limit -

  • There is no upper age limit to appear for the MAT 2024 exam.

 

Work Experience –

  • No minimum work experience is required to take the MAT exam.

 

Number of Attempts:

  • There is no restriction on the number of attempts of the MAT exam. 

 

MAT HOW TO APPLY 2024

 

All India Management Association (AIMA) starts the application process for the MAT exam 2024 in online mode. The MAT registration 2024 dates for PBT, CBT, and IBT modes are different. Do not forget this when filling out the online MAT 2024 application form at the official website. Check the steps of filling MAT 2024 application process below –

 

Step 1

  • Go to the official website (https://mat.aima.in/ ) and open the registration window to ‘create new login’.
  • Enter your personal details (password, name, valid ID, and birthdate).

·         The confirmation will be sent to your email address. Write down your password and user ID.

 

Step 2

  • Login using your user ID and password.
  • Select the centers (test cities) where you want to appear for the exam.
  • Select the MAT-accepting institutes where you have already applied or wish to apply for MBA/PGDM admission.
  • Enter your personal, contact and address details.
  • Enter your educational qualification and work experience details (if any).
  • ‘Save’ the details and upload your scanned signature and photograph according to the specified guidelines.
  • After submission, download a copy of the properly completed application form.

 

Step 3

  • MAT 2024 application fee has to be paid via online mode only (Debit / Credit Card/Net Banking).

 

For MAT 2024 Remote Proctored Internet Based Test (IBT) or Paper Based Test (PBT) or Computer Based Test (CBT): Rs.2100/-

For MAT 2024 Double Remote Proctored Internet Based Test (IBT) or PBT+IBT or CBT+IBT: Rs.3300/-

 

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MAT APPLICATION FEE 2024-

 

MAT Exam Mode

Amount (in INR)

Paper Based Test (PBT)

2100

Computer Based Test (CBT)

2100

Remote Proctored Internet-Based Test (IBT)

2100

Both PBT & CBT exams

3300

2 IBT mode exams

3300

2 CBT mode exams

3300

 

NOTE:-

  • Candidates can opt for an additional mode of test (e.g. IBT+IBT, PBT+CBT, IBT+PBT, IBT+CBT) by paying an extra fee of 1200/- in addition to 2100/-.
  • Candidates opting for additional tests will have the benefit of selecting an additional 2 Management Institutes for sending their scores in addition to the existing option of selecting 5 Management Institutes i.e. they can select 7 Management Institutes in total.

 

List of Participating Management Institutes: Choose the institutions to which you have applied or are currently applying. Candidates are urged to immediately contact the relevant Authorities, Institutes, or Universities to inquire about the approval or recognition status of various programs.

 

MAT EXAM CENTERS 2024

 

MAT 2024 is held in most of States and abroad in Dubai and Singapore. Some centers will have only offline test facilities. 

 

MAT Test Centre City 2024:-

 

Test cities for Paper Based Test (PBT) and Computer Based Test (CBT) are different.

 

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MAT ADMITS CARD 2024 

 

All candidates for the MAT who have enrolled provisionally for the IBT, PBT, and/or CBT must download their admit cards from the AIMA website in accordance with the schedule given above.

 

The name, form number, roll number, test date, time, and test location are all listed on the admit card for the candidate.

 

MAT RESULT 2024 

 

The May 2024 MAT score will be accessible on the MAT website: by 2nd Week of June 2024. Candidates must access the website https://mat.aima.in/ to download their MAT Score.

 

FOR MORE DETAILED INFORMATION OF MAT 2024 –

 

CLICK HERE FOR THE OFFICIAL WEBSITE OF MAT

CLICK HERE FOR MAT REGISTRATION GUIDELINES 2024

 

FAQs related to Management Aptitude Test Exam 2024:

 

  1. Q: What is the MAT exam?
    • A: MAT (Management Aptitude Test) is a standardized test conducted by the All India Management Association (AIMA) for admission to various management programs offered by participating institutes across India.

 

  1. Q: Who conducts the MAT exam?
    • A: The MAT exam is conducted by the All India Management Association (AIMA), a premier apex body for management in India.

 

  1. Q: How many times is the MAT exam conducted in a year?
    • A: The MAT exam is typically conducted four times a year, in the months of February, May, September, and December.

 

  1. Q: What are the modes of the MAT exam?
    • A: The MAT exam is conducted in paper-based (PBT), Internet Based (IBT) and computer-based (CBT) modes. Candidates can choose the mode of their preference while registering for the exam.

 

  1. Q: What is the eligibility criteria for the MAT exam?
    • Graduation in any discipline from a recognized university or equivalent.
    • Final year graduation students can also apply.
    • A: The eligibility criteria for the MAT exam include:

 

  1. Q: What is the exam pattern for the MAT exam?
    • A: The exam pattern for the MAT exam typically includes sections on Language Comprehension, Mathematical Skills, Data Analysis and Sufficiency, Intelligence and Critical Reasoning, and Economic and Business Environment. The number of questions and duration may vary depending on the mode of the exam (PBT, IBT or CBT).

 

  1. Q: How can I apply for the MAT exam?
    • A: Candidates can apply for the MAT exam online through the official website of AIMA. The application process involves registering online, filling out the application form, uploading required documents, and paying the application fee.

 

  1. Q: What is the syllabus for the MAT exam?
    • A: The syllabus for the MAT exam covers various topics in Language Comprehension, Mathematical Skills, Data Analysis and Sufficiency, Intelligence and Critical Reasoning, and Economic and Business Environment. Candidates are advised to refer to the official syllabus provided by AIMA for detailed topics.

 

  1. Q: How can I prepare for the MAT exam?
    • Understanding the exam pattern and syllabus.
    • Practicing with previous years' question papers and sample tests.
    • Referring to standard study materials and books for each section.
    • Taking mock tests and assessing performance regularly.
    • Revision and time management are also crucial aspects of preparation.
    • A: Preparation for the MAT exam involves:

 

  1. Q: What is the validity period of the MAT score?
    • A: The MAT score is generally valid for one year. However, candidates should check the specific validity period mentioned by the participating institutes where they wish to apply for admission.
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