MAT 2020

Updated By Yash Dhamija on 16 Sep, 2020 13:35

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About MAT 2020

MAT 2020 will be conducted in the PBT mode for the September session with all the necessary precautions in place due to COVID-19. Registration for MAT 2020 PBT began on August 26, 2020, and will end on September 27, 2020. MAT 2020 PBT will be held on October 3, 2020. Earlier, MAT 2020 was only held in the IBT mode due to COVID-19. The second schedule of MAT 2020 IBT is from August 27-September 2, 2020. Those who don’t wish to apply for IBT mode can now register for MAT 2020 PBT mode in online mode. 

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 months of February, May, September and December, in offline (paper-pen) and online (computer) modes. Candidates can follow our MAT Preparation Tips and MAT Exam Checklist to boost their chances of scoring high in the exam. Management Aptitude Test (MAT) is a standardized test being administered since 1988 to facilitate Business Schools (B-Schools) to screen candidates for admission to MBA and allied programmes. Govt. of India, Ministry of HRD approved MAT as a national level test in 2003. The test scores are used for admission to various MBA, PGDM, and allied management programmes. 

 

MAT 2020 Eligibility Criteria

The conducting body of Management Aptitude Test (MAT) i

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MAT 2020 Result

The result of MAT 2020 exam can be accessed in

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How to Prepare for MAT in 30 Days?

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MAT 2020 Exam Pattern

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MAT 2020 Syllabus

 Candidates planning to take the upcoming MAT (Management

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Best Books for MAT 2020

The Management Aptitude Test (MAT) is a national-level exam

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MAT 2020 Coaching Institutes

Candidates preparing for MAT 2020 are advised to join

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MAT 2020 PBT Application Form (Released)

MAT 2020 Registration for PBT for the September session

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MAT 2020 Mock Test

For all those preparing for the upcoming Management Aptitude

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MAT Sample Papers/Previous Year Question Papers

MAT previous year question papers and sample papers help

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MAT 2020 Admit Card

MAT 2020 PBT admit card for the September session

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MAT 2020 (February) Exam Analysis

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MAT 2020 Cut-off

The cutoff for popular colleges accepting MAT scores will

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MAT 2020 Participating Colleges

The list of MAT 2020 participating colleges is released

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MAT 2020 Selection Process

The selection process will begin right after the result

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MAT Conducting Body

With active support from the Government of India and Industry, the All India Management Association (AIMA) was created as an apex body of professional management in 1957. AIMA works closely with industry, government, academia and students to further the cause of the management profession in India. AIMA offers various services in the areas of testing, distance education, skill development & training, events & conferences, research, publications and management development programmes, in order to contribute to management learning and practice in the country.

MAT 2020 Important Dates

MAT 2020 IBT exam revised dates are given below along with MAT PBT 2020 dates for the September session. 

MAT 2020 September Session Dates

The important dates for MAT 2020 September session PBT and IBT are given below 

MAT 2020 September PBT Dates

EventsDates
MAT 2020 PBT Application Form Availability Ongoing
MAT 2020 PBT Last Date to RegisterSeptember 27, 2020
MAT 2020 Admit CardSeptember 28, 2020
MAT 2020 ExamOctober 03, 2020

MAT 2020 IBT Dates

Slot

Exam Date

Registration Date
1

August 27, 2020

August 23, 2020
2

August 28, 2020

August 24, 2020
3

August 29, 2020

August 25, 2020
4

August 30, 2020

August 26, 2020
5

August 31, 2020

August 27, 2020
6

September 1, 2020

August 28, 2020
7

September 2, 2020

August 29, 2020
8

September 5, 2020

September 1, 2020
9

September 6 2020

September 2, 2020
10

September 12, 2020

September 8, 2020
11

September 13, 2020

September 9, 2020
12September 20, 2020

September 16, 2020

13

September 22, 2020

September 18, 2020
14

September 23, 2020

September 19, 2020

MAT 2020 Exam Dates for June and July Session

The important dates for MAT 2020 June and July session are given below.

Registration Deadline

Admit Card DateIBT Slots and Timings
June 14, 2020June 15, 2020

June 19, 2020

10 AM-12: 30 PM

6- 8:30 PM

June 16, 2020June 17, 2020

June 20, 2020

10 AM- 12:30 PM

4-6:30 PM

June 20, 2020June 21, 2020

June 24 and 25, 2020

10 AM-12:30 PM

6-8:30 PM

June 29, 2020June 30, 2020

July 2 and 3, 2020

10 AM-12:30 PM

4- 6:30 PM

June 30, 2020July 1, 2020

July 4 and 5, 2020

10 AM- 12:30 PM

4-6:30 PM

MAT Exam Centres 2020

Candidates applying for the MAT 2020 exam must note that both versions of the test -- the PBT and the CBT -- are conducted separately. The list of exam centres for MAT 2020 has been released. Candidates can check the list of MAT 2020 exam centres here.

MAT Exam Centres for CBT 2020

MAT Computer-Based Test (CBT) exam centres will be available in 31 cities. The list of cities with examination centres for the MAT CBT 2020 exam is given in the table below.

Ahmedabad

Bangalore

Bhopal

Bhubaneswar

Hyderabad

Indore

Jaipur

Jammu

Patna

Pune

Raipur

Ranchi

Chandigarh

Chennai

Coimbatore

Dehradun

Kochi

Kolkata

Kottayam

Kozhikode

Thiruvananthapuram

Trichy

Varanasi

Vijayawada

Delhi NCR

Gurgaon

Guwahati

Lucknow

Mumbai

Nagpur

Vizag

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MAT Exam Centres for PBT 2020

The exam centres for the MAT PBT 2020 exam are available in 49 cities. The list of examination centres can be found in the table below.

Ahmedabad

Allahabad

Ambala

Bareilly

Guwahati

Haridwar

Hyderabad

Imphal

Mangalore

Mumbai

Nagpur

Patna

Bangalore

Bhilai

Bhopal

Bhubaneswar

Indore

Jaipur

Jammu

Jamshedpur

Pune

Raipur

Ranchi

Rourkela

Chandigarh

Chennai

Coimbatore

Dehradun

Kanpur

Kochi

Kolkata

Kottayam

Srinagar

Suryamani nagar

Thiruvananthapuram

Trichy

Delhi NCR

Dibrugarh

Durgapur

Ghaziabad

Kozhikode

Lucknow

Ludhiana

Madurai

Varanasi

Vijayawada

Vizag

Gurgaon

Meerut

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All About MAT

The MAT 2020 aspirants can find all the necessary details regarding the MAT 2020 exam on this page.

Highlights of MAT

Here are some important highlights of the MAT entrance exam that will act as a reminder to the candidates regarding what is MAT exam all about:

MAT Exam Frequency

Quarterly

MAT Exam Mode

Both Online & Offline

MAT Exam Duration

2 Hours & 30 Minutes (150 Minutes)

Number of Colleges Accepting MAT Scores

600+

What is MAT Exam?

MAT is a National-Level entrance examination which is conducted by the All India Management Association (AIMA) every year in the months of February, May, September and December. The MAT exam is for those aspirants who wish to pursue Management courses from one of the top 600+ Colleges or Institutions in India. MAT exam has been helping management aspirants since the year 1988 which the Ministry of Human Resource Development, Government of India took under its wings in the year 2003. 

MAT Eligibility Criteria

The MAT eligibility criteria is prescribed by the All India Management Association (AIMA) which, to the pleasure of the MAT aspirants, have remained unchanged over the years. The best thing about MAT eligibility criteria is that there is no maximum age bar for aspirants who want to sit in this exam provided the candidates have the requisite educational qualification. For more details on MAT eligibility criteria, check MAT 2020 Eligibility Criteria

MAT Selection Process

Soon after the MAT result is out, the MAT selection process begins and all the relevant information regarding the selection process of MAT is disclosed for the candidates on the official website of All India Management Association (AIMA). To participate in the selection procedure for MAT, the qualified candidates have to register themselves for the same on the official AIMA website, separately, for each college that accepts MAT scores. Further details on the MAT Selection Process is just a click away @MAT 2020 Selection Process

MAT Mock Test

The MAT mock test page will provide the mock test papers that the aspirants would desperately need to excel in the MAT exam. The mock test page for MAT at CollegeDekho is up to date with the recent MAT mock test papers which the candidates can attempt in order to boost their chances of qualifying the MAT exam with flying colours. Click here for the MAT 2020 Mock Test Papers

How to Prepare for MAT?

In order to score good marks in the MAT entrance exam, the candidates must also know about how to prepare for the MAT exam. Check out the MAT preparation tips in the How to Prepare for MAT exam page. 

MAT Exam Pattern

The MAT exam pattern has not seen much of a change over the years yet it is an important component for the candidates aspiring to crack the MAT entrance exam. The MAT exam pattern has been described in details in the MAT 2020 Exam Pattern page. 

MAT Syllabus

The MAT syllabus is a very important thing for the candidates before they start preparing for an all-important exam like the Management Aptitude Test (MAT). In order to check the detailed syllabus for MAT exam, the candidates must click here @MAT 2020 Syllabus. 

MAT Previous Year Question Papers

With the help of the MAT previous year question papers, the candidates will be able to master a lot of things that will assist them during their MAT exam. The candidates must practice a maximum number of previous year question papers for MAT in order to stay confident and positive on the day of the MAT examination. Access the MAT Previous Year Question Papers here!

MAT Answer Key

The MAT answer key is released shortly after the MAT exam concludes to help the candidates who appeared in the exam calculate their approximate scores. The answer key for MAT includes all the correct responses of the questions asked to assist the candidates in finding out how many questions they have attempted correctly and vice versa. Get the MAT 2020 Answer Key here. 

MAT Exam Analysis

The MAT exam analysis will reveal things such as the kind of questions that were asked in the MAT entrance examination, the experts’ as well as the test takers’ take on the question paper etc. With the help of the exam analysis for MAT, the candidates who wish to appear for the same will know exactly how they can prepare for the upcoming MAT examination. The MAT Exam Analysis is now available here. 

Contact Details

All India Management Association
Management House
15, Link Road, Lajpat Nagar, Part- III, New Delhi 110003, India

Telephone:
011 - 24645100 / 011 - 24617354 / 011 - 43128100
Fax: 011- 24626689

Important Dates

MAT 2020 Important EventsDates
Registration Date 26 Aug to 27 Sep, 2020
Admit Card Date 28 Sep, 2020
Exam Date 03 Oct, 2020

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Related Questions

I looked the list of MAT score accepting institutions and found TA Pai Management Institute Manipal but at institute site, it is not. My score is 788.5 and 99.77 in percentile in May, 2020 MAT.

-rahul mittalUpdated on July 16, 2020 07:37 PM
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Shreya Sareen, CollegeDekho Expert

Dear Student,

Congratulations on your huge success in the MAT May 2020 exam. We have confirmed that T.A. Pai Management Institute, Manipal will not be accepting the MAT May 2020 score for admission to its PGDM course, as you have correctly pointed out.

We have removed the name of TAPMI from the concerned article on top colleges accepting MAT scores. There are many other top colleges accepting MAT where you can apply for admission. These include:

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I am about to give MAT exam in September 2020. When can I take the admission in your college?

-Shubham KotiaUpdated on July 08, 2020 01:27 PM
  • 1 Answer
Abhinav Chamoli, CollegeDekho Expert

Dear Student,

CollegeDekho is an online platform where you can find information and latest updates about colleges, exams, admissions etc. We do not offer any course directly but we can help you take admission to your preferred MBA college in India.

If you want help with admission to MBA colleges, you can fill our Common Application Form (CAF) or schedule a free session with our counsellor by calling 18005729877.

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What is the eligibility criteria and the application process for MBA admissions through MAT 2020?

-Lakkakula NikithaUpdated on June 03, 2020 01:17 PM
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Dear Student,

If you are interested in taking admission to one of the MBA programmes offered by the Business Schools in Bangalore through MAT 2020, then you will need to ensure that you meet the eligibility criteria for the exam. The eligibility criteria for MAT 2020 is as follows:

  • You will be eligible for the exam if you have a valid Bachelors degree in any stream from a recognised University or Institute.

  • Since you are currently pursuing your graduation, you will also be allowed to appear for the exam, however, you might be asked to present the necessary qualifications as ...

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FAQs about MAT

What other entrance exams are available for admission to the top B-Schools of India?

Some of the other entrance exams conducted for admission to the top B-Schools of India are CAT, XAT and CMAT.

Can I appear in two slots of MAT examination?

Yes, you can appear for two slots of MAT examination. For that, you will have to pay an extra INR 1000 in addition to the application fee of one test.

When will MAT 2020 August-September IBT Exam be conducted?

MAT 2020 August-September IBT Exam will be conducted from August 27, 2020, in both morning and evening time slots.

How many colleges accept MAT scores?

More than 600 colleges accept the scores of the MAT entrance examination.

How many MAT exam centres are available for Paper-Based examination?

A total of 53 cities are available for Paper-Based examination of MAT.

How many MAT exam centres are available for the Computer-Based Test (CBT)?

Around 31 cities are available for MAT Computer-Based Test (CBT).

Who is the conducting body of the MAT?

India Management Association (AIMA) is the conducting body of the MAT.

What is MAT?

MAT is a common entrance exam conducted quarterly for admission to the management colleges of India.

How many times is MAT conducted?

MAT is conducted four times a year i.e in the month of February, May, September and December.

What is the MAT exam for?

MAT is conducted for admission to the top B-Schools of India.

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