ATMA 2018 - AIMS - The Association of Indian Management School will conduct its national level MBA entrance test ATMA 2018 on February 25, 2018. ATMA (AIMS Test for Management Admissions) 2018 is conducted for the admissions to the postgraduate programmes in the Management domain (MBA, PGDM, PGDBA etc.) across its participating institutes. This single window entrance exam is scheduled to be conducted four to five times a year in both offline and online modes. The application process for ATMA February 2018 has started from January 15, 2018. According to the exam conducting body, AIMS, applicants should either be graduates or in the final year of graduation from an accredited Institution or University in order to appear for ATMA 2018. The admit card of ATMA 2018 will be available online from February 22, 2018. Prospective candidates can check the required details about ATMA exam such as important dates, eligibility criteria, application form, exam pattern, admit card, result, cutoff etc. to stay ahead of time.
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Highlights of ATMA 2018 Examination
Exam Name: AIMS Test for Management Admissions
Commonly Known as: ATMA
Exam Type: Post Graduate
Conducting Body: Association of Indian Management School (AIMS)
Following are the important dates of ATMA 2018 as provided by AIMS - the exam conducting body.
ATMA Important Dates 2018
Registration Start Date
January 15, 2018
Closure of Registration
February 19, 2018 (10 AM)
Last date for reprint of filled-in Application Form
February 20, 2018
Downloading of Admit Card
February 22, 2018
ATMA 2018 February Exam
February 25, 2018 (2:00 pm to 5:00 pm)
ATMA 2018 Results
Around March 1, 2018
ATMA May 2018
May 27, 2018
ATMA July 2018
July 1, 2018
ATMA August 2018
August 5, 2018
According to the eligibility criteria of ATMA 2018, as decided by AIMS is that the applicants should-
Graduates from a recognised university or institute are eligible to apply for ATMA test.
Applicants can pursue Bachelor's Degree in any discipline.
Final year candidates are also eligible for the test.
There is no age restriction in ATMA exam so candidates can avail this entrance test any time; moreover, aspirants who have previously applied for ATMA exam can re-apply for the exam.
ATMA 2018 application form has been released by AIMS on January 15, 2018. Aspirants can start filling the ATMA application form 2018 now as the last date of registration is on February 19, 2018. ATMA 2018 application form is available both online as well as offline. Applicants can pay the application fee by online payment gateway or bank transfer. The application fee for ATMA 2018 is Rs. 1298. The candidates can opt for any one of the four methods to make the payment of the exam fee:
Payment through Debit /Credit card (Payment Gateway)
Payment through Net Banking or NEFT
Payment through Bank Transfer
Payment of fee by Cash through FCC/Distributor
Candidates who have successfully registered can download the ATMA 2018 admit card from February 22, 2018. Candidates should download the admit card directly from the official website or through the link provided by Careers360. The admit card of ATMA 2018 is available online only. The exam conducting body, AIMS has notified that hard copy of the ATMA admit card 2018 will not be sent to the registered students via post. The address of the Test Venue will be provided on the Admit Card, which is in two pages.
The exam is conducted as per the stated ATMA 2018 exam pattern. The exam is conducted in both computer-based and paper-based modes. Candidates will have to select the correct answer choice from the options provided. ATMA has six sections on three areas with total 180 questions to be answered by the applicants. The total duration of the test is three hours, and there is no sectional time limit. Each section will have 30 questions to be answered. The detailed test pattern is provided in the table below-
ATMA 2018 Exam Structure
Number of Questions
Allotted Time (minutes)
Analytical Reasoning Skills
Analytical Reasoning Skills
ATMA Test Centres 2018
ATMA 2018 will be conducted, tentatively in the following Test centres across states:
ATMA Exam Centres
Ahmedabad (Gandhi Nagar)
AIMS will declare the ATMA February 2018 result around March 1, 2018. ATMA result 2018 will be announced both in the form of overall as well as sectional scores. ATMA score report will contain three sectional scores: viz quantitative, verbal, analytical and one total score secured by the candidate. Aspirants will be required to download their ATMA 2018 result cum score using the login details that would be sent to the candidates’ registered email address. The result of ATMA January 2018 has been annaounced on January 19.
ATMA Cutoff 2018
The cutoff of ATMA 2018 is the minimum scores required to obtain by the candidates to get a shortlist call for further admission process. The ATMA 2018 cutoff will be announced by ATMA participating institutes on their respective websites. The cutoff scores will depend on various factors like difficulty level, number of test takers, and number of seats offered by the respective B-schools.
ATMA Participating Institutes 2018
Around 200 B-schools in India will accept ATMA 2018 scores for admissions to their management programmes. After the announcement of the results, candidates will need to apply in different participating institutes of ATMA 2018 and follow their selection process to avail the final admissions.
After the result, the B-schools accepting ATMA scores will release the shortlist of candidates for the next rounds of admission. The shortlisted candidates will have to appear for the Group Discussion (GD) and or Written Ability Test (WAT) and Personal Interview (PI) rounds. The final merit list will be prepared based on the ATMA 2018 scores, performance in GD/WAT-PI rounds and overall academic profile of the candidates.
Association of Indian Management Schools (AIMS)
101, Rekha Deluxe Enclave Sangeetha Nagar, Punjagutta,
Tel.No.Office: 040-2337 0024/34
Official Website: aims.org.in