PIM MAT 2019 – R A Podar Institute of Management has released PIM MAT 2019 Result on 27 April. The final or revise answer key is also available on the official website. Candidates can download it online at rapim.ac.in. The PIM MAT 2019 Exam Date was April 21, 2019. It is a pen and paper-based test having 120 MCQ with a deduction of 1 mark for each incorrect answer. Candidates clearing the PIM MAT 2019, get the admission on the basis of group discussion and personal interview. The university offers in total 120 seats for MBA courses. To know about PIM MAT 2019 exam read the complete information in the article below.

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PIM MAT 2019

The R A Podar Institute offers three programmes in MBA through PIM MAT 2019. They are MBA, MBA Service Management and MBA Executive. For candidates who are looking for a Ph.D. Doctoral Programme in the institute must apply through MPAT examination conducted by the University of Rajasthan.

PIM MAT 2019 Exam Dates – The official schedule for PIM MAT 2019 are as follows.

PIM MAT 2019 Important Date
Availability of online Application Form 16 Mar 2019
Last Date for Apply online 15 Apr 2019
Release of Admit Card 18 Apr 2019
Examination Date 21 Apr 2019
Answer Key 21 Apr 2019
Submission of query regarding Answer Key 23 Apr 2019
24 Apr 2019
Final Answer Key 25 Apr 2019
26 Apr 2019
Written Exam Result 26 Apr 2019
27 Apr 2019
Group Discussion and Personal Interview 30 Apr – 04 May 2019
Final Result 05 May 2019
Counselling 08 May 2019
Commencement of classes 01 July 2019

PIM MAT 2019 Result

After the announcement of Answer key, the results for the candidates who will appear for next round will release. The overall qualifying percentile in the written examination is 45 percentile for General, 40 percentile for OBC and 35 percentile SC & ST category. Moreover, the sectional cutoff is 35 percentile for general, 30 percentile for OBC Non-Creamy Layer and 25 percentile for SC & ST of each section of the exam.


The candidates on the basis of merit will appear for the Group Discussion and Personal Interview round. The concerned authorities will call the candidates four times the total number of available seats. So, eligible candidates will have to present their skills in terms of knowledge, communication skills and passion in these rounds.

PIM MAT 2019 Final Result

The final result will available soon after the conduction of GDPI round. Most importantly, candidates will have to attend the counseling for MBA & MBA(Services Management) based on the final result. So, that you must attend it without missing it.

Tie Breaker

In case there is tiebreaker after all the three rounds. Then the scores of written test will have the preference. If still, the tie doesn’t resolve then scores of degree examination will have the important. Last, the older candidate will be given the preference.

PIM MAT 2019 Counselling

On the counseling around candidates have to bring the desired documents with them. All the information regarding will available on the official website only. No candidate will receive separate communication by the institute. Moreover, you have to pay the course fee on the counseling day only. A candidate must bring bank demand draft of the prescribed fee drawn in favor of The Director, R.A. Podar Institute of Management, Jaipur payable at Jaipur. No counseling for MBA Executive Programme.

PIM MAT 2019 Seat Matrix

There is a total of 120 seats in the MBA & MBA(Services Management) combined. Moreover, 50% of seats are under the self-finance course category.

Programme Number of Seats Division of Seats
MBA 60 30 Seats Govt. Aided and 30 Seats SFS Category
MBA(Services Management) 60 All Seats under SFS Category
MBA(Executive) 40 All Seats under SFS Category

PIM MAT 2019 Reservation

The reservation rules are set according to the guideline set by the Government of Rajasthan. Further, from the reservation category given below, there is a 25 % horizontal reservation for women in each category.

Seats Available for calculating Reservation Govt. Aided SFS Services Management Executive
25 14 29 20
Category Percentage
SC 16 4 2 5 3
ST 12 3 2 3 2
OBC 21 5 3 6 4
Differently Abled 3 1 0 1 1
Ex-Service 3 1 0 1 1
NRI 0 3 3 0
Nominated Seats 5 0 0 0
General Seats 11 20 41 29

PIM MAT 2019 Placements

The institute organizes pool placements during the two-year course. Many top-rated companies and Banks participate in the placement round. Further, there are around 100 companies where students bag attractive placements. You can check the name of the companies below.

PIM MAT 2019 Placements

PIM MAT 2019 Answer key

After the conduction of the test, the institute will release the answer key on the official website only. The answer key will have the correct choices of all the questions that appeared in the exam. For any errors, you can also challenge the answer key. The final answer key will release on the basis of which you can calculate your score and estimate the score that you will get in the written examination.

PIM MAT 2019 Admit Card

The Admit card for PIM MAT is available online on the official website. Candidates have to carry it on the examination day along with the photo identity proof. Moreover, candidates are not allowed to carry any unfair means in the exam. The pen and rough paper will available to you in the examination hall.

Test Centers

The exam takes place mainly in Jaipur. Moreover, there are centers in Jodhpur, Kota, Delhi, Udaipur, and Chandigarh. They are proposed centers depends on the number of candidates registered for the exam.

PIM MAT 2019 Selection Process

The selection process for these programmes is similar to any entrance exam process. So, first of all, candidates need to clear the written test. After qualifying in this round, aspirants will have to appear for Group discussion and Personal Interview round. Further, candidates who will qualify all these rounds have to appear for a counseling process to secure the seat in the university. Moreover, there is 75 % weight-age assigned for the written test. Whereas 12.5 % each for Group discussion and Personal Interview round.


In this programme, the selection process is different. There is 5% weight-age for each X & XII Marks and 12% for UG marks. For the work experience, there is 18%  weight-age has been set. Further, 20% and 40% for Group Discussion and Personal Interview respectively.

How the work experience measured?

  • 0.3 mark–  For every one month served subject to a maximum of 60 months.
  • Further, 15 or more days is equivalent to a full month.
  • Candidates having work experience parallel to any full-time course is not legible.

PIM MAT 2019 Exam Pattern

The PIM MAT exam is the offline written examination which will test the candidate aptitude. Moreover, it is helpful if you the exam pattern well. You can start the PIM MAT Preparation after knowing a number of questions, sections in the exam. Most importantly, there is no written exam for MBA (Executive).

Mode of Exam – The exam is a written test ie Pen and Paper-based Test.

Total Number of questions – There are total 120 questions in the paper with four options each.

Duration of Test – The maximum for the exam is 2 hours.

Negative Marking – Deduction of 1 mark for every 3 wrong answers.

Number of sections – There are 5 sections with 40 questions each.

Name of the Section Total number of Questions
Verbal Ability 40
Logic 40
Data Interpretation 40
Business Mathematics 40
Current Affairs including Business and Economics 40

PIM MAT 2019 Syllabus

For this, there isn’t any specified syllabus mentioned by the institute. Moreover, a candidate must have basic knowledge of topics which come in the exam. Above all, current affairs and awareness of topics like economics, sociological trends, business, global and national economic outlook etc are necessary. To Download the complete syllabus, Click Here.

  • Verbal Ability-This section has questions from vocabulary and grammar. Hence it has topics from Sentence Correction, Synonyms/ Antonyms, Idioms, Rearranging, Jumble Sentences/ Alphabets, etc.
  • Logical Reasoning and Data Interpretation- Graphs, Charts, Bar Graphs, Pie Chart, Direction, Assertion/ Reasons, Coding/ Decoding, Linear arrangements, etc.
  • Business Mathematics- Profit and loss, Elementary Algebra, Statistics and Probability, Calculus, Fractions, Matrix Algebra, etc.
  • Current Affairs- Politics, Sports, Technology, Awards and Honours, Who is who, Famous personality, etc.

PIM MAT 2019 Application Process

The application form for the MBA programme will available online only. First of all, you will need to register for the exam. After that, complete the application form by providing contact, personal, educational, work experience details. Further, Upload the necessary documents and pay the examination fee.

Application Fee

The examination fee for the candidates is Rs 1500-. After the completion of application form, you must pay the fee through E-Mitra Kiosk, C.S.C. Centre or Online through E-Mitra portal.

PIM MAT 2019 Courses

About the Institute

The  R A Podar Institute of Management is a unit of the University of Rajasthan, Jaipur. The programmes offered by the institute are focused on creativity, challenges, proficiency, and commitment. It is continuously updated to meet new global and societal changes.

MBA and MBA (Services Management)

Through this programme, aspirants can receive specialization in fields of Marketing, Finance, Human Resource Management and IT. Moreover, in this programme, there are total of 24 core subjects. Which focuses on a day to day business operations and its intricate functions. The course has a rich blend of aspirants from Science, Engineering, Arts, and Commerce background. Hence making the batch a pool of candidates full of varied skills and intellect. Furthermore, it is a four-semester full-time programme.

MBA-Executive Course

This is a course specialized in imparting and enhancing knowledge of business professionals and service managers in corporate, government, non-government sector. So, candidates after having appropriate experience can apply for this course. It is a four-semester part-time programme. Most importantly, there is no written exam and counseling for this course.

PIM MAT 2019 Eligibility Criteria

For the candidates who are applying for PIM MAT must check the eligibility criteria thoroughly. Hence it is important that you clear the criteria to take admission to the programme. Any discrepancies found later will lead to cancelation of the candidature of the applicant.

MBA and MBA (Services Management)

  • Qualification – Bachelor degree in any discipline from any recognized University. Moreover, aspirants appearing in the final year of graduation can also apply. They must show the final year mark sheet before the notified dates.
  • Minimum Percentage – Candidate must have minimum 50% aggregate and 45 % for SC, ST, OBC (Non-Creamy Layer) candidates.


Apart from the eligibility given above, a candidate must clear the following criteria also.

  • Work Experience –  Minimum two-year experience from the date of qualifying the qualifying
    examination by the concerned university.  Moreover, Professionals like CA, ICWA or CS who are self-employed must show their income-tax returns.
  • Industries – A candidate from the following industry is eligible to apply for the programme. Industrial,  commercial organization, Private sector, business, voluntary sector, corporate sector, government, Public sector in a supervisory or an executive position.
  • Posting – Since this is a part-time course. A candidate must be posted within the municipal limit of Jaipur at the time of admission.

Note: A candidate studying full-time course for 2 years in any university or college after passing the qualifying examination are not eligible for the programme.

Official Website: www.rapim.ac.in

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