Highlights of MAT
|Conducting Body||All India Management Association (AIMA)|
|Degrees||M.B.A. (Master of Business Administration) , P.G.D.M. (Post Graduate Diploma in Management)|
|Mode||Both Online & Offline|
About MAT 2017
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 may follow our MAT Preparation Tips and MAT Exam Checklist to boost their chances of scoring high in the exam. Now that the exam for the month of December 2017 has been conducted, candidates can check our Detailed MAT December 2017 Paper Analysis. Management Aptitude Test (MAT) is a standardised 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. Stay tuned for Latest News & Updates on MAT December 2017 exam!
MAT 2017 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 2017 Important Dates
|MAT 2017 Events||Dates|
|Application Form Start Date||9th October 2017|
|Application Form End Date||1st December 2017|
|Issue of MAT 2017 Admit Card||2nd December 2017|
Online: 16th December 2017
Offline: 10th December 2017
|Result Date||29th December 2017|
MAT 2017 Exam Centres
|State/ UT name||Exam Centres||Mode of Test|
|Chandigarh||Chandigarh||Offline and Online|
|Delhi||Delhi(NCR)||Offline and Online|
|Gujarat||Ahmedabad||Offline and Online|
|Jammu & Kashmir||Jammu||Offline|
|Kerala||Ernakulam||Offline and Online|
|Madhya Pradesh||Bhopal||Offline and Online|
|Maharashtra||Mumbai||Offline and Online|
|Rajasthan||Jaipur||Offline and Online|
|Tamil Nadu||Chennai||Offline and Online|
|Telangana||Hyderabad||Offline and Online|
|Lucknow||Offline and Online|
|Kolkata||Offline and Online|
Exam Centres Abroad: Dubai & Singapore
All India Management Association
14, Institutional Area, Lodhi Road, New Delhi 110003, India
011 - 24645100 / 011 - 24617354 / 011 - 43128100
Fax: 011- 24626689
1. What are the test dates and timings of the test?
The Paper-Based Exam is usually conducted on the first Sunday of the February, May, September and December from 10:00 AM to 12:30 PM. The Computer-Based Test is conducted from Saturday onwards (usually 6 days after the paper-based exam) and in different time slots.
2. How many times is MAT conducted in a year?
MAT is conducted 4 times in a year in the months of February, May, September and December.
3. What is the validity of MAT score?
The validity of MAT score for a particular session for most management institutes is one year.
4. Is taking MAT exam necessary for getting admission into PGDM/ MBA programme?
Yes, MAT is necessary for admission into PGDM/equivalent programmes offered by AIMA or other management institutes that participate in it.