The PIM MAT 2018 has released the Final Result-Merit List on June 05, 2018. You can check the direct download link below. The Counseling will take place on June 10, 2018. Previously, the result was released on May 18, 2018. Candidates could able to download the answer key and check the right answers against their marked answer. The exam was conducted to offer admission to the applicants to various MBA programmes in R A Podar Institute of Management. You can know the complete details of eligibility, application, pattern, admit card, answer key, result, counseling, seat matrix and much more from the article provided below.

Latest: The R A Podar Institute has released the Final Result-Merit List for the exam held on May 13, 2018. To download the Result, Click Here.

PIM MAT 2018

PIM MAT 2018 exam was conducted only to provided admission to the candidates to the courses of MBA and MBA (Services Management). There will be no exam and GD/ PI for the applicants applying for MBA (Executive). The complete schedule of PIM MAT 2018 exam can be obtained from here:

PIM MAT 2018 Exam Important Dates
Start of Application Form 01 Apr 2018
Last Date to Apply Online for PIM MAT 2018 is 30 Apr 2018 10 May 2018
Admit Card will be issued on 03 May 2018 11 May 2018
PIM MAT 2018 Exam Date 06 May 2018 13 May 2018
Release of Answer Key (Revised) 07 May 2018 17 May 2018
Objection could be raised until 10 May 2018 16 May 2018
PIM MAT 2018 Final Answer Key will be Available on 11 May 2018 17 May 2018
Result Announcement will be Done on 12 May 2018 21 May 2018
GD/ PI will be Conducted on 30 May – 03 Jun 2018
Final PIM MAT 2018 Result will be Declared on 05 Jun 2018
Counseling for Admission is on 10 Jun 2018

PIM MAT 2018 Counselling Process

After the result is declared candidates have to appear for the counseling rounds. They will be allotted seats based on the position in the merit list. The counseling rounds will be only for MBA and MBA (Services Management) whereas for MBA (Executive) programme there is not going to be any counseling process. On allotment of seat, you have to deposit the fee on-spot in order to book the seat and confirm your admission in the programme allotted to you. The amount must be paid in the form of demand draft drawn in favor of The Director, R.A. Podar Institute of Management, Jaipur payable at Jaipur.

For MBA (Executive) programme, your selection will be based on various factors and the weightage given to each:

Components Weightage
Class X Marks 5
Class XII Marks 5
Graduation Marks 12
Work Experience 18
Group Discussion and Social Skills 20
Personal Interview 40
Total 100

PIM MAT 2018 Answer Key

Candidates must download the answer key available here. Check the answers to each question. Verify them and calculate your score. You can check the previous year cut off to take an estimate if you able to get qualified for the GDPI round. In case if you find any question wrong, then you can also challenge the answer by contacting  R A Podar Institute.

Revised PIM MAT Answer Key, released on May 17, 2018.

Answer released on May 13, 2018.

PIM MAT 2018 Eligibility Criteria

Before you start applying for MBA programmes for admission to R A Podar Institute of Mangement ensure that you fulfill the eligibility criteria for PIM MAT 2018 as stated below:

For MBA AND MBA (Service Management)

  • You must be a graduate with study pattern of atleast 10+2+3 years from a recognized University/ Institution in India.
  • Minimum marks in the qualifying exam must be 50%. Whereas if you belong to SC/ ST/ OBC category you must have a minimum of 45% marks.
  • In case you have appeared for the final years exam of qualifying degree, you can apply for PIM MAT 2018.
  • In case you have more than one qualifying degree, the degree obtained by you first will be considered.

For MBA (Executive)

  • To be considered eligible for applying for PIM MAT 2018, you must have a Bachelor’s degree from a recognized University in any discipline.
  • You must have atleast 48% marks in your qualifying exam (43% in case you belong to SC/ ST/ OBC category).
  • For admission in this programme, you must have a minimum of 2 years of experience of working in an industrial/ commercial organization/ private sector/ business/ voluntary sector/ corporate sector/
    government/ public sector in a supervisory/ executive position.
  • The job location of an applicant must be within the municipal limit of Jaipur and shall not change during the during the time when he/ she is pursuing a degree.
  • If you are self-employed and working as a CA/ICWA/CS then you need to show income tax return reporting Gross Total Income.

PIM MAT 2018 Application Form

The Application Form for PIM MAT 2018 has already begun and the last date to fill it has been extended to May 10, 2018. After checking the eligibility you must proceed with applying for the exam. Visit the official website and register as a new user by providing your name, mail id, contact number, and password. Now login to your account to fill PIM MAT 2018 application form. You will be asked to enter personal details, category, communication details, nationality, qualifying exam information and finally select the exam center out of 6 centers provided in the drop-down menu.

Jaipur Jodhpur
Kota Delhi
Udaipur Chandigarh

In the final step upload the scanned images of your photograph and signature in the specifications provided. You can refer the table provided here to know the size and format of the images that you need to upload in PIM MAT 2018 application form:

Images Specifications
Photograph Dimensions: 150 x 200 pxSize: Less than 40 KB

The format of images accepted is jpg/ jpeg only.

On providing the correct information, you shall visit E-Mitra Kiosks/ E-Mitra portal or CSC Centres in order to pay the application fee of Rs. 1500+ E-Mitra Service Charge/ Bank charges. To complete the process take a print out of completed application form and send it to RAPIM registered office.

PIM MAT 2018 Exam Pattern

Mode of Exam: Offline (Written)

The Language of Paper: English only

Type of Questions: Objective type

Total No. of Questions: 200

Time Duration: 2 hours or 120 minutes

Negative Marking: -1 for every 3 wrong answers

Section Total No. of Questions
Verbal Ability 40
Current Affairs including Business and Economics 40
Data Interpretation 40
Business Mathematics 40
Logic 40
Total 200

PIM MAT 2018 Admit Card

PIM MAT 2018 admit card is going to be provided you through the official website. You have to log in to the account using an email address and password generated at the time of applying for the exam. Now Download Admit Card that appears on the screen, and take a print out of it for appearing for the exam. It will necessary details such as your name, roll number, PIM MAT 2018 exam date and time, examination centre address, photograph and much more. You have to take the admit card and a photo identity proof while appearing for the exam. It will serve as your identity. You should retain the admit card till the end of admission process as it will be required later.

PIM MAT 2018 Answer Key

After the successful commencement of an examination, the institute is going to release the answer key for the assistance of the candidates who took the exam. You can download it from the website and compare the responses marked by you. This will give you a rough idea of marks that you are going to obtain in PIM MAT 2018 result. In case you want to challenge the answer key, it can be done in the window provided for the same. The objection raised must be supported by authentic proof and justification. If the objection is found to be right, the necessary changes are made and the final PIM MAT 2018 answer key is released just before a day of result announcement.

PIM MAT 2018

PIM MAT 2018 Result

R A Podar Institute of Management is going to release the Result of PIM MAT 2018 exam in the online mode only. Candidates could access it from the website by downloading the PDF file which is being made available to let the candidates know the qualifying status. Thereafter a merit list is going to be released that will have the name of all the candidates who have qualified PIM MAT 2018 by scoring minimum cut off marks as decided by the Institute. These applicants will be called for GD and PI between the dates May 15-19, 2018.

PIM MAT 2018 Exam

GD/ PI is a crucial part of the admission process and you must attend it and give your best. On the basis of marks scored in written test, GD  and PI, a final merit list will be prepared and the final result will be announced. The list released as a result will have the name or roll number of candidates who are considered for counselling round and offered admission to the institute.

For preparing the final merit list weightage is given to each process and on the basis of it the marks scored by you are calculated. The table here gives the clear representation of the weightage provided to each process:

Process Weightage
PIM MAT 2018 Exam 75
Group Discussion and Social Skills 12.5
Personal Interview 12.5
Total 100

PIM MAT 2018 Cut Off

Following the marking scheme, the marks in the paper are going to be provided to the candidates. You must try to answer the questions that you are sure of. This will avoid negative marking and the chances of clearing the cut off increases. PIM MAT 2018 cut off is different for the candidates applying under various categories. Only if you score the minimum marks required to be called for GD and PI you will be able to participate in these rounds. The details of cut off provided officially can be seen in the following table:

Category Cut off Marks (percentile)
Overall Cut off
General 45
OBC Non-creamy Layer 40
Scheduled Caste 35
Scheduled Tribe 35
Sectional Cut off
General 35
OBC Non-creamy Layer 30
SC/ ST 25

Seat Matrix for Admission Through PIM MAT 2018

For admission to MBA and MBA (Services Management), there will be a total of 120 seats. The distribution of seats could be understood as below:

PIM MAT 2018 RA Podar Institute of Management Admission

The candidates applying for admission to MBA (Executive) will be provided admission by following the seat matrix as explained here:

PIM MAT 2018 RA Podar Institute of Management Admission

PIM MAT 2018 official website is

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