The All India Management Association (AIMA) has announced the test dates for its MAT February 2017 session. The test will be conducted in paper and computer based modes on February 5 and 10, 2017 respectively. Even though the officials have announced the MAT 2017 February test dates, the December session test is yet to be conducted on December 11 and 17. However, the application process dates for February test have not been notified by the officials.
Read all about MAT December 2016
AIMA has also notified dates for filling the Consent Forms, which are for the institutes or universities to fill and apply as a MAT participating institute. The dates must not be confused with the MAT February application dates. It is likely that the MAT 2017 application process will start from the last week of December 2016.
MAT February 2017 Important Dates
MAT February 2017 application start
Last week of December 2016
MAT 2017 (paper based test)
February 5, 2017
MAT 2017 (computer based test)
February 10, 2017
The MAT eligibility for February 2017 session is similar to that of the December session test. As per the criteria, aspirants must be graduates in any discipline from a recognized university or institute. Final year graduation students are also eligible to apply for MAT December 2016 test.
The MAT February application form will be available via both online as well as offline. The MAT application fee for both the modes will be Rs. 1200 which could be paid through Credit/Debit Card, Net Banking, Demand Draft or through cash.
The MAT February exam pattern will be on similar lines as that of the December session test. The duration of the exam will be 2 hours and 30 minutes. There will be 200 multiple choice questions from 5 sections, Language Comprehension, Data Analysis and Sufficiency, Mathematical Skills, Intelligence and Critical Reasoning and Indian and Global Environment. Each question will carry 1 mark and for each wrong answer, there will be a negative marking of 1/4 marks.
MAT December 2016:
The last dates for offline and online modes of application for MAT December 2016 session test are November 26 and 29, 2016 respectively. The admit card of MAT December 2016 will be available from November 26, 2016. Only the registered candidates can download the MAT 2016 admit card. The hard copy will not be sent to the candidates.
A total of 320 B-schools will accept the scores of MAT for the admission to their PGDM/MBA programmes. The numbers of participating institutes vary in each MAT exam.
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