MAT 2019 – AIMA is the organising body for conducting Management Aptitude Test (MAT). The entrance exam is conducted multipke times a year. AIMA MAT Admit card is being issued to the registered candidates online at mat.aima.in. It is an All India level exam for which candidates with a Bachelor’s degree in any discipline can apply for. The exam is conducted in both pen-paper and computer-based mode. Score for MAT is accepted in more than 600 B-schools in India. Check more information on MAT 2019 like exam pattern, admission process, syllabus, etc.
Latest: AIMA MAT 2019 PBT Phase-2 admit card released. Download here.
The difficulty level of the exam is moderate to difficult. More than 200+ well-known B-schools accept the exam score. Check MAT 2019 (Dec) Exam Dates from the table below fo both the modes.
|MAT 2019 (Dec)||Important Dates|
|MAT 2019 Dec Registration||Started!!|
|Last date to submit MAT application form||11 Dec 2019|
|Last Date to Apply for CBT|
10 Dec 2019
|Admit Card for MAT PBT Phase-2 can be downloaded on||12 Dec 2019|
|MAT CBT 2019 admit card|
11 Dec 2019
|MAT PBT Phase-2 2019 exam date||15 Dec 2019|
|MAT CBT 2019 exam date||14 Dec 2019|
|Declaration of MAT 2019 result||Dec 2019|
For more detailed information, refer to the quick links available below.
MAT 2019 Admit Card
AIMA releases the admit card for MAT Exam 2019 separately for PBT and CBT. It publishes for all the applicants who have registered before the last date and paid an application fee. To download MAT 2019 admit card, enter your application number, date of birth and email id. It is mandatory to download the admit card as it will not be sent via post or mail. Also, you will not get the entry inside the examination hall without it. You must strictly follow the instructions provided on the admit card and reach the exam hall well in time.
The admit card for PBT and CBT releases on different dates. So, the respective schedule for MAT Exam 2019 admit card publish officially. Following that, you will able to download it accordingly. This year PBT and CBT will take place in 54 and 31 cities respectively.
Admit card for MAT Year 2019 is going to contain important information like:
- Candidate’s name
- Roll number
- MAT 2019 exam date and time
- Exam venue
MAT 2019 Syllabus
MAT Syllabus for MAT Exam 2019 is as below for the students who are planning to give the examination. For the detailed syllabus, Click Here.
|Verbal Reasoning||Reading Comprehension||Syllogisms|
|Contextual usage||Analogies||Synonyms/ Antonyms|
|Fill In the Blanks||Jumbled paragraphs||Jumbled Sentences|
|Sentence Correction||Foreign language words used in English||Sentence completion|
|Sentence correction||Odd man out||Idioms|
|One word substitution||Different usage of the same word|
|Operations-Based questions||Statistics||Simple/ Quadratic Equation|
|Ratio, Proportion, and Variations||Simple and Compound Interest||Time, speed, and Distance|
|Time and Work||Averages-Mixtures-Alligations||Special Equations|
|Quadratic Equations||Inequalities and Modulus||Functions|
|Graphs||Indices and Surds||Logarithm|
|Permutations and Combination||Probability||Quantitative Reasoning|
|Data Interpretation and Reasoning|
|Graphs||Line charts||Pie Chart|
|Venn diagram||Critical reasoning||Visual reasoning|
|Linear arrangements||Symbol Based problem||Coding and decoding|
|Indian and Global Environment|
|International News||Current Affairs||Miscellaneous|
MAT 2019 Exam Pattern
It is an objective type test with Multiple-Choice Questions (MCQs). The MAT 2019 exam pattern contains four different sections with a different number of questions.
- Types of questions – MCQ having four options each
- Medium of the Exam – The test will take place in English language only.
- Total Number of Questions – There are 200 questions in the exam.
- Marking Scheme – 1 mark for every correct answer and -0.25 for an incorrect answer.
- Number of sections – There are a total of 5 sections in the exam.
- Duration of Exam – Candidates have to complete the exam in 150 minutes or 2.5 hours.
Section-wise distribution of the Questions
|Section||No. of Ques.||Suggested Time to Be Taken|
|Intelligence and Critical Reasoning||40||15|
|Data Analysis and Sufficiency||40||40|
|Indian and Global Environment||40||30|
MAT 2019 Preparation
This section is specially designed for the candidates who are looking for some of the tips which will help them to score best in their exams. The few tips are given below. For detailed MAT 2019 exam preparation Click Here.
- Firstly and foremost the candidate must check the exam pattern and other information regarding the MAT.
- For the General Knowledge section, a candidate must read current affairs form various sources. Download apps or subscribe to newspapers like Hindu, Indian Express.
- The candidate is advised to solve the previous year’s exam papers. The papers help to know what type of question could come in the examination.
- Candidate must solve the sample mock papers available on the official website.
- For the logical questions, it is advised to keep the mind open and read the question repeatedly and understand it before thinking the answers.
- Revision, it is the key to score well on an exam. If the candidate does the proper revision with utmost concentration they will get the best results.
MAT 2019 Books
Candidates can refer to these books for the preparation of MAT Exam 2019. You can take the help of these books for solving the questions that are relevant to MAT examination.
|R.S. Aggarwal||Mathematics for M.B.A|
|Sumit Bose||Vedic Mathematics: Secrets skills for quick, Accurate Mental calculations|
|R.Gopal||Arithmetic and Quantitative Aptitude for competitive exams|
|RPH Editorial Board||English Reading Comprehension|
|Ajay Singh||Proficiency in Reading Comprehension simplifying the “Passage” for you|
|Dilip Kushwaha||Reading Comprehension Ordering of words Ordering of Sentences|
|Disha Experts||English comprehension for MAT|
|Norman Lewis||Word Power Made Easy|
|Practice Guru||Practice Guru MAT Target Test Series|
|Disha Experts||Data Analysis and Sufficiency for MAT exam|
|DI Magical Series||Data Interpretation|
|B.S Sijwal||Face 2 Face MAT with 19 years|
|Arihant Experts||Data Interpretation and Data Sufficiency|
|Intelligence and Critical Reasoning|
|General Intelligence and Critical Reasoning for MAT||General Intelligence and Critical Reasoning for MAT|
|Crackverbal||Critical Reasoning Guide|
|Gajendra Kumar||Koncept of Logical Reasoning|
MAT 2019 Result
On successful completion of an examination, you will be able to check your MAT 2019 result from AIMA MAT website. To check the result you will be required to enter the login credentials and download MAT 2019 scorecard. The scorecard issued will contain the marks obtained by you in each section, section-wise percentile and overall percentile. It is a necessary document while appearing for the selection process in the institutions.
In case, you lose the scorecard a duplicate scorecard can be requested by sending a written request along with a copy of the admit card on the address mentioned in the brochure.
MAT 2019 Application Form
All the applicants who want to appear for the examination can fill the application form online in the 45-60 days window. To fill the application form online, you need to required to visit the official website of MAT 2019. First of all, register with email id and phone number to get the login credentials. On successful registration, fill the application form. You have to enter the personal, educational, and work experience details in it.
After completing MAT 2019 application form process, you need to upload scanned images of your photograph and signature. Then, proceed with application fee payment using credit card/ debit card/ net banking. On successful submission of the form and payment, take a print out of it and keep it safe for future correspondence.
Importantly, in the application form, candidates can choose a maximum of 5 Management Institutes(MI). Students who are applying for both the modes can apply for 7 MI. In addition to that test-takers can choose more MIs by paying Rs 118/- per MI choice.
You must ensure that all the details filled in the application form are correct. As you may not able to change them later. Though according to the official website, candidates will able to edit basic details in the form post submission.
Application Fee for MAT 2019
The application fee for PBT and CBT mode is different. The application fee for MAT 2019 is as follows
- PBT or CBT: Rs 1550/-
- Both PBT and CBT: Rs 2650/-
Note: Before applying for any institute make sure that particular institutes accept MAT scores. There are some cases, where an institution is recognized by AIMA but refuses to take admission via exam score.
About MAT 2019
Management Aptitude Test (MAT) is one of the most standard tests for the candidates who are looking to take admission in Management courses. Any student who is looking forward to getting the admission in management course he/she has to clear the MAT Exam. For any new academic year, MAT takes place in four-sessions. You can appear for any of these to use the scores to take admission in MAT associated b-schools.
Highlights about MAT 2019
- Number of Exams in a year – 4
- Registration window – 45 to 60 Days
- Result Validity – 01 Year
- Official Website – aima.in
- Good Scores – 60+
- Negative Marking – Yes
- Mode of Examination – Offline and online
MAT 2019 Eligibility Criteria
This is also a very important section. Applicants must appear for the exam only after checking the eligibility of the exam. Though AIMA does not mention detailed criteria for the admission. This is the basic eligibility required, in order to appear for the exam. For the admission in MAT 2019 accepting colleges, you have to visit the particular college and check its detailed eligibility there. Candidate can check the eligibility criteria from below:
- The candidate must be graduate from any recognized university.
- Students who are in last year of examination can also apply.
Official website: www.aima.in.
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