MAT Exam

Management Aptitude Test (MAT) Exam

What is MAT Exam?

The Management Aptitude Test (MAT) is a National Entrance Test, conducted by All India Management Association (AIMA), for admissions to MBA and equivalent programmes since 1988. From 2003 onwards Govt. of India, Ministry of HRD approved  MAT as a national level test.

MAT is an objective test, designed to measure the candidate's general aptitudes in language comprehension, mathematical skills, data analysis and sufficiency, intelligence and critical reasoning, Indian and global environment.

B-School, national and international management colleges can consider MAT Score as an admission input based on the scorecards issued to the candidates. MAT will continue to be your passport to over 600+ B-Schools across India.

Center for Management Services (CMS) is the specialised division of AIMA undertaking testing and other management services. Since 1988, these testing services have been in operation under the trademark All India Management Aptitude Testing Services (AIMATS).

AIMATS has the unique distinction of being the first to be awarded ISO 9001:2008 Certification for the range of services under its scope.

AICTE in its mission to reduce the burden of students in attending to multiple examinations has launched the national level entrance exams for facilitating institutions to select suitable students for admission in all management programs approved by AICTE.

MAT is usually conducted four times in a year. The exams will be generally scheduled in the month of February, May, September, and December. MAT is conducted in all major cities across the country and sometimes also in leading cities abroad.   

MAT Dec 2019

The MAT Dec 2019 registration has already started from October 01, 2019. The exam is going to be held for PBT on December 08 2019, and for CBT on Dec 14, 2019.

MAT Application Fee

For Pen-Based Test or Computer Based Test - INR 1550/-
Both the Paper-Based Test and Computer Based Test - INR 2650/- (For 2 MAT Tests in same month)

MAT Exam Pattern

The test is a 2 hours 30 minutes Computer-Based and Paper-Based Test which is conducted in a single session to evaluate the candidate's ability across various segments like Quantitative Technique, Logical Reasoning, Language Comprehension and General Awareness.

A candidate has to follow certain rules and regulations before applying for this entrance exam. To know more about this click on the URL link, i.e.

MAT Exam Centres

The candidates have to choose up to three cities based on their preference for choosing the exam centres of MAT. The centre will be allowed based on the availability.

State/Union Territory Name Test City Name Test Mode Available
Andhra Pradesh Visakhapatnam PBT & CBT
Assam Guwahati PBT & CBT
Jorhat Only PBT
Bihar Patna PBT & CBT
Chandigarh Chandigarh PBT & CBT
Chhattisgarh Chhattisgarh PBT & CBT
Delhi Delhi (NCR) PBT & CBT
Gujarat Ahmedabad PBT & CBT
Haryana Gurgaon PBT & CBT
Jammu & Kashmir Jammu PBT & CBT
Jharkhand Jamshedpur Only PBT
Ranchi PBT & CBT
Karnataka Bengaluru PBT & CBT
Mangaluru Only PBT
Kerala Kochi PBT & CBT
Thiruvananthapuram PBT & CBT
Madhya Pradesh Bhopal PBT & CBT
Indore PBT & CBT
Maharashtra Mumbai PBT & CBT
Nagpur Only PBT
Pune PBT & CBT
Odisha Bhubaneswar PBT & CBT
Rajasthan Jaipur PBT & CBT
Tamil Nadu Chennai PBT & CBT
Coimbatore PBT & CBT
Telangana Hyderabad PBT & CBT
Uttar Pradesh Allahabad Only PBT
Bareilly Only PBT
Kanpur Only PBT
Lucknow PBT & CBT
Merrut Only PBT
Uttarakhand Dehradun PBT & CBT
Haridwar Only PBT
West Bengal Durgapur Only PBT
Kolkata PBT & CBT

The MAT 2019 exam pattern will have some changes in the question paper almost every year. All the aspirants have to know more about the exam pattern where a candidate will get some idea to tackle this exam. Click on this URL, i.e. to know more about the detailed exam pattern.

Merits of Management Aptitude Test (MAT)

  • ISO 9001:2008 certified by DNV with accreditation to RVA and Quality Council of India
  • Entrance test for recognized programmes
  • Time-tested over a decade
  • Validated through independent studies
  • Availed by lakhs of students
  • Accepted by hundreds of Institutes and University Departments
  • Employing the latest technology in evaluation and result processing
  • Individual scorecard with candidate's photograph
  • Test Centres located all over the country

Management Aptitude Test (MAT) Results.

Candidates have to download the MAT Score from AIMA website on or after 24th Dec 2019.

MAT February 2020 Exam Dates Announced

The Management Aptitude Test (MAT) February 2020 exam dates announced. Interested candidates can visit the official website to check the complete details about MAT February 2020 exam date. 

  • MAT exam date (CBT) – February 2, 2020
  • MAT exam date (PBT) – February 16, 2020 

The online registration process for MAT February 2020 started. The online application window for PBT will close on February 9, 2020. The window for CBT application to close on January 26, 2020. 

14 January 2020
MAT February 2020 Registration Process Begins

The Management Aptitude Test (MAT) February 2020 schedule is out! The registration process for MAT February 2020 was started. The last date to register offline for MAT is February 9. However, the online application for MAT CBT exam will close on January 26. 2020. 

Candidates can either choose the pen-paper format or computer mode or in both for MAT exam. One should use pay the prescribed application fee to complete the registration process. 

MAT is conducted for admission to B-schools in MBA and allied programmes. It is a national level test held four times a year. The MAT offline exam will be held on February 16. The MAT CBT test will be on February 2, 2020. 

30 December 2019
MAT Admit Card 2019 Released For CBT

The All India Management Association (AIMA) has released the MAT admit card 2019 for online mode test on December 11. The PBT phase 2 admit card will be available for download from December 12. 

Candidates should use their login credentials to download the MAT admit card 2019. One should use their registration number, date of birth and email ID to access the MAT December 2019 admit card. 

The exam authority will be conducting the MAT examination for CBT on December 14, 2019. The PBT phase 2 examination will be held on December 15, 2019. The MAT results will be declared during the last week of December 2019.

11 December 2019
MAT December 2019 Exam Dates Announced

AIMA has released the exam dates for MAT December 2019. The exam schedule released for both PBT and CBT. According to official sources, the MAT CBT will be held on December 14. The offline will be conducted on December 8, 2019. 

The registration process for the MAT December 2019 exam was started. The online applications will be accepted until December 6, 2019. The MAT result will be declared during the last week of December 2019. 

5 October 2019
MAT September 2019 Result Announced

All India Management Association (AIMA) has released the MAT 2019 result for both paper-based test (PBT) and computer-based test (CBT). The result was available released for September session in online mode. Candidates who have appeared for the written examination can check their MAT result on the official website. 

Candidates need to use their login details such as MAT registration number and roll number to access the MAT result 2019. One who qualifies in the written test has to take part in the next round. The admission process includes group discussion and interview. 

AIMA had conducted the MAT PBT test on September 21 and CBT on September 14, 2019. 

30 September 2019
MAT PBT September 2019 Admit Card Released
MAT CBT September 2019 Admit Card Released
MAT September 2019: PBT Exam Date Rescheduled
Online Registration Starts For MAT September 2019 
AIMA Released MAT September 2019 Exam Schedule
AIMA MAT May 2019 Results Declared
How To Check AIMA MAT February 2019 Result
MAT 2019 Admit Card Released For Computer-based Test
MAT 2019 Admit Card Released For Paper-based Test
MAT December 2018 Result Announced
Online Registration Starts For MAT February 2019 Exam
MAT December 2018: Admit Cards For CBT To Be Released Soon
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