MAT (Management Aptitude Test)
Management Aptitude Test (MAT) is a standardised test being administered since 1988 to facilitate Business Schools (B-Schools) to screen the candidates for admission to various MBA and allied programmes. The Govt. of India, Ministry of HRD approved MAT as a national level test in 2003. Any B-School - national or international - can consider MAT Score as an admission input based on the Score Cards issued to the candidates. The largest test of its kind in the nation, MAT will continue to be your passport to over 600 B-Schools across India.
The scores received by an individual on the merit bais.
MAT test format:
Test are in two options: Paper Based Test or Computer Based Test.
The minimum qualification for appearing in MAT is graduation in any discipline from any recognized University or equivalent recognized degree. A final year student in any undergraduate (i.e. B.A, B.Sc., B.Com., B.Tech., etc) can also appear provisionally. Usually, there is a minimum percentage requirement in graduation, which is different for different MIs/University. For this refer to the prospectus of the particular MIs/University.
The test costs for Approx 19 USD.
The Paper Based Test is being conducted on the first Sunday of the February, May, September and December.
|Language Comprehension||30 Mins|
|Mathematical Skills||40 Mins|
|Data Analysis and Sufficiency||35 Mins|
|Intelligence and Critical Reasoning||30 Mins|
|Indian and Global Environment||15 Mins|
Across more than 20 cities in India.
Almost all the cities have MAT coaching institutes and also the test materials are available online.
All India Management Association
Validity of the MAT score is for that particular session for most MI’s is one year.