What is MAT?

Management Aptitude Test (MAT) is a national level MBA entrance test, conducted quarterly by the All India Management Association (AIMA). MAT is conducted in the month of February, May, September and December, in offline (paper-pen) and online (computer) modes. Each year, at around 10,000 candidates appear in the test for admissions to over 300 man..Read More

MAT Important Dates

Application Date
Application Date


05/Oct/2017 to 24/Nov/2017  12:00 AM to 12:00 AM

Admit Card Date
Admit Card Date



Exam Date
Exam Date


03/Dec/2017 to 03/Dec/2017  10:00 AM to 12:30 PM


09/Dec/2017 to 09/Dec/2017  10:00 AM to 12:30 PM

MAT Exam Insights

Exam Difficulty Level

  • Easy
  • Moderate
  • Difficult
Year 2016
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MAT Application Details

  • Candidates can apply either in offline or online mode. For online applications, candidates have to visit the AIMA website and click on the link to register.
  • Offline application – Visit the AIMA office in New Delhi and obtain the hard copy of the MAT application form, Bulletin and CD by paying the application fee in Cash. Fill up the application form, paste a recent coloured passport size photograph and submit it at the AIMA office.
  • Online Application – Visit the official website of AIMA and click on the registration link. Fill up the application form online. Here there are 2 options, either to upload recent passport size photograph and signature in the form.


  • Fill up the application form online without uploading photograph and signature. Take a print out and paste passport size photograph and signature and send it by post to AIMA, New Delhi.



MAT Eligibility Criteria

  • Applicants must be graduates in any discipline from a recognized institute or university.
  • Final year Bachelor’s Degree students may also apply provided they complete their graduation within the stipulated date.




MAT Exam Fee

Modes of Payment

Credit Card
Debit Card
Net Banking
Demand Draft

MAT Exam Pattern

Mode of Exam: Offline & Online
Exam Format: Objective
Number of Sections: Five
MAT Exam Section Number of TopicsNumber of QuestionsSection Score
Language Comprehension
Mathematical Skills
Data Analysis and Sufficiency
Intelligence and Critical Reasoning
Indian and Global Environment
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MAT Exam Centers

MAT exam will be held at 36 centers across the country

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More Insights About MAT Exam

Geographical Diversity

Top Following States

  • Maharashtra
  • Uttar Pradesh

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Academic Performance of Exam Followers

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Degreewise Students Bifurcation

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Work Experience

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