MAT 2019 or Management Aptitude Test is a national-level management entrance exam conducted by the All India Management Association (AIMA). MAT aims to test the eligibility of candidates seeking admission to management courses such as MBA and PGDM in the participating B-schools in India. The exam is conducted four times a year, in the months of February, May, September and December. MAT scores are accepted in over 600 business schools across India. The expected release date of official notification of MAT 2019 is around December 2019 for the February session.
List of Contents
- Important Dates.
- Date of Examination.
- Mode of Answering.
- Medium of Examination.
- Eligibility Criteria.
- How to Apply?
- Admit Card.
- Examination Pattern.
- Score Card.
- Important Links.
MAT 2019 Important Dates (Tentative)
The important dates for MAT 2019 have been tabulated below:
|Release of Official Notification||1st Week of December 2018|
|MAT 2019 Registration Begins||3rd Week of December 2018|
|End of MAT 2019 Registration (PBT)||2nd Week of January 2019|
|End of MAT 2019 Registration (CBT)||4th Week of January 2019|
|Availability of Admit Card||4th Week of January 2019|
|MAT Feb 2019 Date (PBT)||1st Week of February 2019|
|MAT Feb 2019 Date (CBT)||3rd Week of February 2019|
|Result Declaration||4th Week of February 2019|
|Counselling||4th Week of February 2019|
MAT 2019 Exam Date
MAT 2019 (Feb Session) offline (PBT) will be held in the first week of February 2019. The MAT Feb 2019 online (CBT) will be held in the third week of February 2019.
The tentative exam date for remaining MAT 2019 sessions has been tabulated.
|MAT exam 2019 (Feb Session)||1st week of Feb (PBT)|
3rd week Feb 2018 (CBT)
|MAT exam 2019 (May Session)||3rd week of May 2019|
|MAT exam 2019 (September Session)||2nd week of Sept 2019|
|MAT exam 2019 (December Session)||1st week of Dec 2019|
Mode of Examination
MAT exam 2019 will be conducted both as a pen and paper based offline exam (PBT) as well as computer based online exam (CBT).
Medium of Examination
MAT exam 2019 will be conducted in English Language only.
Eligibility Criteria for MAT 2019
Candidates must have a graduation degree in any discipline from a recognized university or institution.
Students in their last year of graduation are also eligible to apply.
No. of Attempts
There are no bar to the number of attempts that a student can make for appearing in the exam.
There are no age restrictions set for the exam.
MAT 2019 Registration
Candidates must fill the application form for MAT 2019 examination and submit it via online mode only.
The application form will be made available in the official website on the 3rd week of December 2018 for MAT Feb 2019.
MAT 2019 Admit Card
The MAT Feb 2019 admit card is likely to be made available in the 4th week of January 2019.
MAT 2019 admit card will be made available through online mode only. Different admit cards will be generated for PBT and CBT.
MAT Exam Pattern
Exam Duration: The duration of the MAT 2019 examination is 150 minutes (2.5 hours).
Type of Questions: There will be Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ).
Total Marks: The total marks for the examination are 200.
Total Number of Questions: There will be 200 questions.
Marking Scheme: 1 mark is allotted for each correct answer. 0.25 marks will be deducted for each wrong answer.
The section-wise details are tabulated below:
|Sections||No. of Questions||Time available (in minutes)|
|Data Analysis and Sufficiency||40||35|
|Intelligence and Critical Reasoning||40||30|
|Indian and Global Environment||40||15|
MAT Result 2019
MAT result 2019 is likely to be announced in the 4th Week of February 2019. This is valid for MAT 2019 Feb session only.
MAT result 2019 will be available on the official website.
MAT 2019 score cards will be made available on the official website after the declaration of the result.
Each candidate will get their individual score cards delivered to their homes. The score card will be valid for only one academic year.
The counselling after MAT 2019 will be conducted by the various participating institutions. The qualified candidates must pay the counselling fee on the official website of AIMA and select their preferred colleges. Depending upon their scores and seat availability, they will be called for counselling by the institutions.
|Application of Links||Links|
|Official Brochure||(To be updated)|
|Online Registration Links||(To be updated)|
|Link to Download Admit Card||(To be updated)|