Management Aptitude Test (MAT) is a national-level entrance exam conducted by All India Management Association (AIMA) for admission in MBA and other allied programs. MAT scores are accepted by 600+ B-schools across the country. The exam is conducted four times a year, in the months of: February, May, September, and December. Almost 3 lakh MBA aspirants take the test annually, making it India’s largest management entrance test.
(MAT 2018 registration is open. Register now.)
Candidates can take the exam in offline (pen-paper based) or online (computer-based) mode. You can appear for the exam in both formats. Graduates from different streams appear for MAT every year.
Here are some essential points to keep in mind, before applying for MAT 2018:
Note: NRIs and foreign nationals can also apply for MAT 2018.
The exam is scheduled four times in a year. The aspirants can appear in all the four examinations in the same year. The eligibility of MAT exam has remained unchanged over the years.
NB: It is to be noted that the mere fulfillment of minimum MAT 2018 eligibility criteria will not ensure consideration for shortlisting by the management Institutes in which the applicant applies for admission.