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MAT September Notification

Dear MBA Aspirants,

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 largest test of its kind in the nation, MAT will continue to be your passport to over 200 B-Schools across India. Candidate can choose any one of the two options to take the test: Paper Based Test or Computer Based Test.

The application process of MAT September 2017 is given below:

Step:1 Register for the MAT September 2017 exam here

Step:2 Go to each B-school accepting school website and complete the application registration process.

Following are the details:

MAT September 2017 Test Registration Details

Test Name Management Aptitude Test - MAT September 2017
MAT Application Starts 6th July 2017
Last Date to Apply for MAT Last date of Online Registration: 25th August 2017 upto 2:00 P.M.(In this case, do NOT send the printout of the Registration Form. However, the candidate should retain a Printout of Registration Form for reference.)
Late Date for Online Filling-up/ Purchase of Form: 23rd August 2017 and 
Last Date for Submission of duly completed Form at AIMA, New Delhi. Printout of Registration: 25th August 2017
Click here and check the detailed application deadlines.
MAT Eligibility Graduates in any discipline. Final year students of Graduate Courses can also apply.
MAT Test Date Paper based: 3rd September 2017  Computer based: 9th September 2017
MAT Test Time Paper based: 10.00am-12.30pm
Computer based: In different Time slots at specific test venues;  subject to number of candidates registering for Computer Based Test.
MAT Test Pattern MAT consists of 200 questions to be answered in 150 minutes. Each question has 4 options with 5 Sections: Language Comprehension, Mathematical Skills, Data Analysis and Sufficiency, Intelligence and Critical Reasoning, Indian and Global Environment. Click here to view the detailed structure.
MAT Marking Pattern 1/4th mark is deducted for each incorrect answer.
Test Cities The MAT exam will be administered at 36 cities in India. Click here to view the test centres in India
MAT Test Mode Paper-based and Computer based
MAT Application Fees Rs. 1,400/-
Mode of Application Candidate can choose any one of the following modes to apply:
  1. Register online at website link with Credit Card/Debit Card/ Net Banking.
  2. Obtain crossed Demand Draft (DD) of Rs 1,400/- (One thousand four hundred only) in favour of ‘All India Management Association’ payable at Delhi from any Bank. Register online at website link along with the DD details.
  3. Obtain OMR Registration Form with MAT Bulletin/CD against cash payment of Rs 1,400/- (One thousand four hundred only) from AIMA, New Delhi
MAT Website link Click here
MAT Application Guidelines Click here to view Application guidelines
MAT Application Link Click here
MAT September Admit Card Availability date: on or after 26th August 2017
Click here to check details and download your Admit card.
B-schools accepting MAT Kindly note that students have to register for the MAT and need to apply separately to the B-school by visiting their respective website in order to be eligible for admission.
Click here to view the list of B Schools accepting MAT scores for MBA 2018-20 academic cycle.

**AIMA has come across a couple of cases where the aspiring candidates’ MAT score is not accepted by some participating institutes/universities for admission to MBA full time course despite their confirmation to AIMA at the time of participation by incorporating their notifications in MAT bulletin. candidates are advised to recheck with the concerned institutes/universities before applying for MAT.

(Note: No additional fee is to be paid for filling these 5 choices.)

Candidates who wish to apply beyond these 5 choices, need to fill a separate form and apply for their choice of institute by paying an additional fees of Rs. 75/- per additional institute. Click here to view the form.

Prepare with IMS for MAT 2017 by enrolling for MAT Test pack (5 Tests) - Available Now

If you have any queries or would like to know if you should consider to register to MAT, visit the nearest IMS Learning Center to meet a counsellor (to find the nearest IMS Learning Center, click here or write to us at ims@imsindia.com or call us on 022-66170000 ext. 271/272/273.

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