Management Aptitude Test – MAT

All India Management Aptitude Testing Service (AIMATS), New Delhi conducts a Management Aptitude Test (MAT) on a national basis every year in the months of May, September and December for admissions to MBA and equivalent programmes. Large number on institutes participate in MAT.
MAT is necessary for admission into the Post Graduate Diploma in Management (PGDM), Post Graduate Diploma in Information Technology & Management (PGDITM) and equivalent programmes offered by All India Management Association (AIMA-CME) or other Management Institutes (MI). Centre for Management Education (CME), the education wing of AIMA, was established in 1993 as a full-fledged autonomous business school. All management institutes that participate in MAT are either AICTE (All Indian Council for Technical Education) approved or affiliated to universities.

Official Website

www.aima.in

Courses and Eligibility

Courses

1. Post Graduate Diploma in Management (PGDM) offers specializations in:
  • Insurance Management,
  • HR,
  • Finance,
  • Marketing,
  • Operations and
  • International Business.
2. PGDITM offers three specializations including:
  • IT Marketing,
  • E-Commerce,
  • Information Systems Management.
3. Other programmes offered by AIMA-CME include:
  • Doctorate in Business Administration (DBA),
  • One-year Professional Diploma Programmes (PDs),
  • Advanced Diploma Programmes (ADPs) and
  • Shorter duration Advanced Diploma Programmes in IT (ADPs).

Eligibility

  • The candidate has to possess Bachelor’s degree in any discipline, that is, B.A., B.Sc., B.Com, B.Tech, etc. the candidates should have done graduation or its equivalent under 10+2+3 examination pattern, from any recognized institute of University, which is recognized by Ministry of Human Resource Development, Government of India.
  • Those students, who have appeared for final year of the qualifying examination and waiting for their results, are also eligible to apply for the MAT exam.
  • The final year appearing candidates may also apply for the competitive entrance test, but they have to show all the required documentary evidences or certificates at the time of admission.

Pattern of Examination

The Management Aptitude Test or MAT is the test conducted by All India Management Testing Service for entering into MBA or equivalent post graduate programmes.

There are five papers in MAT:
  1. Language Comprehension
  2. Mathematical Skills
  3. Data Analysis
  4. Intelligence & Critical Reasoning
  5. Indian & Global Environment Section
Paper Pattern:
  • Total Questions: 200
  • Time: 150 minutes
Marks allocation:
  • Correct attempt: 1 mark
  • Incorrect attempt: Negative marking not specified
Sections and number of Questions
  1. Reading Comprehension — 40
  2. Data Interpretation/Data sufficiency — 40
  3. Quantitative Aptitude — 40
  4. Logical and Critical reasoning — 40
  5. General Awareness** — 40

**Scores are based on the first four sections only, the decision to consider scores of the General Awareness section are left to the institutes.

Mode of Test
  • Paper- Pencil Test (Offline Test)
  • Computer Based Test- Online Test

List of Colleges Accepting MAT Score

1. Academy of Management Studies Dehradun www.amsdoon.com
2. AIMA – Centre for Management Education (PGDM) Multi-location www.aima-ind.org/aima/cme/pgdm.htm
3. AIMA – Centre for Management Education (PGDITM) Multi-location www.aima-ind.org/aima/cme/pgditm.htm
4. Alcozin Institute of Management & Information Technology Noida
5. Amity Business School Noida
6. Amrapali Institute Haldwani www.amrapaliinstitute.org
7. Apeejay Institute of Management & Information Technology New Delhi
8. Apeejay School of Marketing New Delhi
9. Asia Pacific Institute of Management New Delhi
10. Birla Institute of Management Technology. Greater Noida
11. BLS Institute of Management Ghaziabad www.blsim.org
12. BLS University Ghaziabad www.blsuniversity.com
13. Centre for Management Development Modinagar www.cmd.edu
14. Delhi School of e-Learning New Delhi www.dsel.shtr.org
15. Delhi School of Professional Studies & Research Delhi www.dspsr.shtr.org
16. DPC Institute of Management New Delhi
17. Dr Gaur Hari Singhania Institute of Management Kanpur www.ghsmr.org
18. EMPI Institutions New Delhi www.empiindia.com
19. Fortune Institute of International Business New Delhi www.fiibindia.com
20. Global Institute of Management Technology New Delhi
21. Graduate School of Business & Administration Greater Noida www.gsbaindia.org
22. Guru Nanak Institute of Management New Delhi
23. IILM New Delhi
24. IILM Academy of Higher Learning Greater Noida www.iilm.ac.in
25. IILM Institute for Higher Education Gurgaon www.iilminstitute.org
26. IIMT College Meerut www.iimtindia.com
27. Indian Institute of Finance New Delhi www.iif.edu
28. Institute of Business Administration & Management New Delhi
29. Institute of Clinical Research (India) New Delhi www.icrindia.com
30. Institute of Management Education Ghaziabad www.imesahibabad.org
31. Institute of Management Studies Ghaziabad www.ims-ghaziabad.ac.in
32. Institute of Marketing & Management New Delhi www.immindia.com
33. Institute of Productivity & Management Meerut www.ipmindia.org
34. Institute of Productivity & Management Ghaziabad www.ipm.edu
35. Institute of Productivity & Management Lucknow www.ipmlucknow.org
36. Institute of Productivity & Management Kanpur www.ipmkanpur.com
37. Institute of Professional Excellence & Management Ghaziabad www.ipemgzb.com
38. Institute of Technology & Science Ghaziabad www.itsgzb.ac.in
39. Integrated Academy of Management & Technology Ghaziabad www.inmantec.edu
40. International Institute for Special Education Lucknow www.iiseindia.com
41. International Management Centre New Delhi www.imc.ac.in
42. Ishan Institute of Management & Technology New Delhi www.ishanfamily.com
43. Jagan Instt of Management Studies Delhi www.jimsindia.org
44. Jagannath International Management School New Delhi www.jagannath.org
45. Jaipuria Institute of Management Ghaziabad www.jaipuriainstitute.org
46. Janhit Institute of Education & Information Greater Noida www.janhit.ac.in
47. Jamia Hamdard New Delhi www.jamiahamdard.edu
48. Lal Bahadur Shastri Institute of Management & Technology Bareilly www.lbsimt.com
49. Lloyd Institute of Management & Technology Greater Noida www.limt.org
50. Maharishi Institute of Management Noida
51. Management Education & Research Institute New Delhi www.fesws.com
52. Master School of Management Meerut www.masterindia.com
53. National Institute of Advertising New Delhi www.niaindia.org
54. New Delhi Institute of Management New Delhi www.ndimdelhi.org
55. NIA Business School New Delhi www.niaindia.org
56. NICE Management College Meerut
57. NIILM University New Delhi www.niilmuniversity.org
58. NIMT Ghaziabad
59. Nimbus Academy of Management Dehradun
60. Omkarananda Institute of Management & Technology Rishikesh www.oimt.org
61. Rai University New Delhi www.raiuniversity.edu
62. Regional Institute of Management & Computer Technology Mandigobindgarh www.rimtph.com
63. Shiva Institute of Management Studies Ghaziabad www.shivaims.com
64. Shri Guru Ram Rai Institute of Technology Dehradun www.sgrrits.com
65. Skyline Business School New Delhi www.skylinecollege.com
66. Sri Sringeri Sharada Institute of Management New Delhi www.srisim.org
67. Tecnia Institute Delhi
68. The Delhi School of Communication New Delhi www.thedelhischoolofcommunication.com
69. The NIS Academy New Delhi www.thenisacademy.com
70. Academy for Studies on Tourism & Research Tirupati
71. Acharya Institute of Management & Sciences Bangalore www.acharyainstitutions.org
72. Adhiyamaan College of Engineering Hosur www.adhiyamaan.com
73. AIMA – Centre for Management Education (PGDM) Multi-location www.aima-ind.org/pgdm.htm
74. AIMA – Centre for Management Education (PGDITM) Multi-location www.aima-ind.org/aima/cme/pgditm.htm
75. Alliance Business Academy Bangalore www.alliancebschool.org
76. Ambedkar Institute of Management Studies Visakhapatnam www.aimsbschool.org
77. Asan Memorial Institute of Management Chennai www.asaneducation.com
78. Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan Bangalore www.bhava-marshall.org
79. CBM College Coimbatore
80. Christ College Institute of Management Bangalore
81. Dayananda Sagar Business School Bangalore www.dayanandasagarbschool.org
82. Dhruva College of Management Hyderabad www.dhruvacollege.net
83. Fatima College (For women) Madurai
84. Indian Institute of Plantation Management Bangalore www.iipmb.com
85. Indo-American School of Business Visakhapatnam www.iasb.ac.in
86. Institute of Business Management & Technology Bangalore www.ibmtedu.org
87. Institute of Finance & International Management Bangalore www.ifimbir.com
88. INTECH Institute of Business Management Bangalore www.intechibm.org
89. Jai Bharath Arts & Science College Perumbavoor
90. Lourdes Matha College of Science & Technology Trivandrum
91. Mar Athanasios College for Advanced Studies Tiruvalla www.macfast.org
92. MATS School of Business & Information Technology Bangalore www.mats.ac.in
93. MP Birla Institute of Management Bangalore www.mpbim.com
94. MS Ramaiah Institute of Management Bangalore www.msrim.com
95. MSN Institute of Management & Technology Kollam www.msnimt.org
96. National Institute of Human Resources Development Chennai
97. Nehru College of Engineering & Research Centre Thrissur www.nehrucollege.ac.in
98. Nehru College of Management Coimbatore www.nehrucolleges.com
99. NIILM University Bangalore www.niilmuniversity.org
100. Ohio-Manipal School of Business Bangalore www.ohiomanipal.edu
101. PESIT Bangalore www.pes.edu
102. PKR School of Management Studies (For women) Gobichettipalayam
103. Pondicherry University Pondicherry
104. Prathap Institute of Management Sciences Cochin www.scmscochin.com
105. Rajagiri School of Management Cochin www.rajagiri.edu
106. Rai University Bangalore www.raiuniversity.edu
107. Rai University Chennai www.raiuniversity.edu
108. Rai University Kochi www.raiuniversity.edu
109. Rai University Hyderabad www.raiuniversity.edu
110. RL Institute of Management Studies Madurai www.rlinstitutes.com
111. School of Communication &Management Studies Cochin www.scmscochin.com
112. SCMS School of Technology & Management Cochin www.scmscochin.com
113. Siva Sivani Institute of Management Secunderabad www.ssim.ac.in
114. Sree Narayana Guru Institute of Science & Technology Kochi www.sngist.ac.in
115. Sona School of Management Salem www.sonamgmt.org
116. T John College Bangalore
117. TIME Business School Tirupati
118. Westfort Higher Education Trust Thrissur www.westforthospitalgroup.com
119. Academy of Business Administration Balasore www.abaindia.com
120. AIMA – Centre for Management Education (PGDM) Multi-location www.aima-ind.org/aima/cme/pgdm.htm
121. AIMA – Centre for Management Education (PGDITM) Multi-location www.aima-ind.org/aima/cme/pgditm.htm
122. Academy for Professional Excellence Kolkata www.apexindia.org
123. Annex College of Management Studies Kolkata www.annexcollege.com
124. Asian Workers Development Institute Rourkela www.awdi-bbmt.org
125. Bengal College of Engineering & Technology Durgapur www.bcetdgp.ac.in
126. Bengal Institute of Technology & Management Kolkata www.multiplegroup.com
127. Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan Kolkata www.bimscal.org
128. CMCE Academy Bokaro
129. Dr BC Roy Engineering College Durgapur www.bcrec.net/org
130. Eastern Institute of Management Kolkata www.eimcal.net
131. EIILM University Kolkata www.eiilmuniversity.ac.in
132. Global Institute of Management Cuttack
133. Heritage Institute of Technology Kolkata www.heritageit.edu
134. IBAT School of Management Bhubaneswar www.ibat.ac.in
135. Indian Institute of Science & Management Ranchi www.iismr.org
136. Institute of Management Bhubaneswar Bhubaneswar www.imbians.com
137. Institute of Management & Information Science Bhubaneswar www.imis.ac.in
138. Institute of Professional Studies & Research Cuttack www.ipsarhouse.com
139. LN Mishra College of Business Management Muzaffarpur www.lnmcbm.org
140. Rajdhani College of Engineering & Management Bhubaneswar www.rcemindia.org
141. Regional College of Management Bhubaneswar www.remindia.org
142. Rourkela Institute of Management Studies Rourkela www.rims-edu.com
143. Royal School of Management & Technology Bhubaneswar www.royalschool.org
144. Sairam College Bhubaneswar
145. Sikkim Manipal Institute of Technology Sikkim www.manipal.edu
146. SN Sinha Institute of Business Management Ranchi www.snsibm.com
147. Tezpur University Tezpur www.tezu.ernet.in
148. The NIS Academy Kolkata www.thenisacademy.com
149. The University of Burdwan Burdwan www.buruniv.ac.in
150. Vaishali Institute of Business & Rural Management Muzaffarpur
151. Xavier Institute of Social Service Ranchi www.xiss.ac.in
152. AIMA – Centre for Management Education (PGDM) Multi-location www.aima-ind.org/aima/cme/pgdm.htm
153. AIMA – Centre for Management Education (PGDITM) Multi-location www.aima-ind.org/aima/cme/pgditm.htm
154. Asia Pacific Institute of Management Jaipur www.icmai.com
155. Centre for Management Research & Development Pune www.cmrd.org
156. Guru Nanak Institute of Management Studies Mumbai www.gnims.com
157. Gyan Vihar Jaipur www.gyanvihar.org
158. Indian Institute of Management Training Pune www.iimtpune.com
159. Indian Institute of e-Business Management Pune www.iiebm.com
160. Indian Institute of Rural Management Jaipur www.iirm.ac.in
161. Institute of Agri Business Management-Rajasthan Agricultural University Bikaner www.iabmbikaner.org
162. Institute of Business Management & Research Pune www.ibmr.org
163. Institute of Health Management Research Jaipur www.iihmr.org
164. Institute of Rural Management Jodhpur
165. International University for Human Transformation Raipur www.iuht.shtr.org
166. IPS Academy Indore www.ipsacademyonline.com
167. JK Institute of Technology & Management Navi Mumbai www.jkinstitute.com
168. Kavikulguru Institue of Technology & Management Ramtek www.kits.edu
169. Maharishi Arvind Institute of Science & Management Jaipur www.maism.com
170. Mody Institute of Technology & Science (For women) Lakshmangarh www.modyinst.com
171. NIILM University Mumbai www.niilmuniversity.org
172. IILM University Raipur www.niilmuniversity.org
173. Rai University Mumbai www.raiuniversity.edu
174. Rai University Pune www.raiuniversity.edu
175. Som-Lalit Institute of Management Studies Ahmedabad www.somlalit.org
176. Suryadatta Institute of Management & Information Research Pune www.suryadatta.org