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    Management Aptitude Test (MAT EXAM 2022)



    MAT Exam Introduction

    Management Aptitude Test or MAT Exam is a national entrance test required for admission in top management colleges in India. It is conducted by the All India Management Association (AIMA) for MBA/ PGDM admissions. The exam first started in 1998 accepted by over 600 B-School in India.

    This test will check the candidate's general aptitude, mathematical skills, intelligence, critical reasoning, etc. The MAT Exam 2022 includes three different modes offline, online, and remotely proctored. Offline as Paper Based Test (PBT), online as Computer Based Test (CBT), and remotely proctored as Internet-Based Test (IBT).

    MAT Exam Highlights

    It won’t be wrong to call the MAT Exam one of the most popular management entrance exams that students need to take in order to get admission to the various MBA Programs in India. This national-level test is conducted 4 times a year for admission at top MBA Colleges in India. In total, this 2.5-hour examination includes five different sections. Candidates who are willing to pursue the examination can check the highlights of the examination below.

    MAT Exam Highlights

    Exam

    MAT Exam

    Full-Form

    Management Aptitude Test

    Started In

    1998

    Level

    National Level

    Conducted By

    All India Management Association

    Mode

    · CBT

    · IBT

    · PBT

    Duration

    2 hours 30 minutes (150 minutes)

    Language

    English

    Frequency

    4 times in a year

    MAT Exam 2022 Eligibility

    Before filling the exam application form, candidates need to check the MAT Exam Eligibility. The examination is open for candidates who wish to pursue different MBA programs in the academic year 2022-24. Therefore, it becomes for all the interested candidates to meet the requisite eligibility criteria to sit in this exam. Though the MAT Exam is only open for graduates from a recognized institute, those in their final year can also apply. As far as the details of the eligibility criteria are concerned, the pointers below shall make it much more clear for the candidates before approaching admissions.

    • Final year students are also eligible.
    • A minimum of 50% marks is required.
    • 45% marks for the reserved category.
    • There is NO upper age limit for giving this exam.
    • Students also need not have any prior working experience.

    MAT Exam Pattern 2022

    Students have the option to give the MAT Exam for the new session in three different modes i.e. Computer Based Test, Paper Based Test, and Internet-Based Test. The tests are conducted Online, Offline or Both and students can opt for one or both of them. In total, students have 2.5 hours/150 minutes to complete this exam, which includes a total of 200 questions.

    As far as the marking scheme for this exam is concerned, students will be awarded +1 marks for each correct answer, while around 0.25 marks will be deducted for every wrong answer. Additionally, students can give one or more of these tests in the following ways -

    1.   Remote Proctored Internet-Based Test (IBT) 
    2.   Double Remote Proctored Internet-Based Test (IBT) 
    3.   Paper-Based Test (PBT) 
    4.   Paper-Based Test and Remote Proctored Internet-Based Test (PBT+IBT) 
    5.   Double Paper Based Test (PBT) 
    6.   Computer Based Test (CBT) 
    7.   Computer Based Test and Remote Proctored Internet-Based Test (CBT+IBT) 
    8.   Paper-Based Test and Computer Based Test (PBT+CBT)

    Aspirants can check the highlights of the pattern below

    MAT Exam Pattern 2022

    Modes

    · CBT (Computer Based Test)

    · PBT (Paper Based Test)

    · IBT (Internet-Based Test)

    Question Pattern

    · Language Comprehension

    · Data Analysis & Sufficiency

    · Mathematical Skills

    · Intelligence and Critical Reasoning

    · Indian & Global Environment

    Number of Question Asked

    200

    Exam Duration

    150 Minutes

    Language of Test

    English

    Mode of Test

    Online and Offline

    Marking Scheme

    +1 for each correct answer

    -0.25 for each incorrect answer

    MAT Exam 2022 Question Paper Pattern

    The aspirants who are appearing for the examination must aware of the paper pattern so they can start preparing on its basis. As far as the MAT Exam Paper Pattern for 2022 is concerned, the paper is divided equally into five sections and each section has its own time duration. The paper is conducted to check the language comprehension, mathematical skills, data analysis, and other basic knowledge of the candidates.

    MAT Exam Paper Pattern

    Section

    Question

    Duration

    Language Comprehension

    40

    30 Minutes

    Mathematical Skills

    40

    40 Minutes

    Data Analysis and Sufficiency

    40

    35 Minutes

    Intelligence and Critical Reasoning

    40

    30 Minutes

    Indian and Global Environment

    40

    15 Minutes

    Total

    200

    150 Minutes

    MAT Exam 2022 Syllabus

    The syllabus of the Management Aptitude Test has been set by the All India Management Association (AIMA). Aspirants can check the MAT Exam Syllabus and are advised to plan their preparation as per the prescribed syllabus. The official MAT Exam website includes all the topics that have appeared in the examination in the last few years and are mostly repeated every year.

    The syllabus for IBT, PBT, and CBT covers 5 sections namely Language Comprehension, Intelligence & Critical Reasoning, Data Analysis & Data Sufficiency, Mathematical Skills, and Indian & Global Environment. Candidates need to check the topics in each section to perform well in the test.

    MAT Exam Syllabus 2022

    Language Comprehension

    Intelligence & Critical Reasoning

    Data Analysis & Data Sufficiency

    Mathematical Skills

    Indian & Global Environment

    Verb, Noun

    Pronoun

    Adjective

    Adverb

    Antonyms & Synonyms

    One Word Substitution

    Idioms/Phrases

    Vocabulary

    Fill in the blanks

    Sentence Correction

    Para Jumble

    Reading Comprehension.

    Analytical Reasoning

    Logical Reasoning

    Pie Chart

    Calendars

    Statement Conclusions

    Strong Arguments

    Weak Arguments

    Puzzles

    Series

    Blood Relations

    Coding & Decoding

    Visual Reasoning

    Syllogisms

    Graphs.

    Data Analysis

    Data Sufficiency

    Line Graph

    Bar Graph

    Case let

    Pie Chart

    Data Comparison

    Quantitative Comparison

    Data Sufficiency.

    Arithmetic

    Algebra

    Trigonometry

    Linear Programming

    Venn Diagrams

    Complex Numbers

    Surds and Indices

    Linear Equations

    Quadratic Equations

    Set Theory

    Mixtures

    Allegations

    Current Affairs

    Famous award

    Prizes

    World Records

    Books &Authors

    Science

    History

    Geography

    International organizations

    Important quotations

    Social issues

    Sports &Finance

    Automobiles

    Entertainment

    Politics

    MAT Exam 2022 Result

    The results for the MAT Exam is generally out shortly after the exam is held; most of the time even in the same month. Once the result is declared, candidates can check out and download the MAT Exam Result and see their scores from the AIMA website. Candidates need to remember that the results can only be seen online and there will be NO hard copies sent via post to students. If securing the cutoff marks, students can very well apply for the various Management Colleges in India.

    To download the result aspirants need to follow the below steps:

    • Visit the official website of AIMA for MAT Exam Result 2022.
    • Click on the “MAT Results” Tab in the Download/View section
    • Login to your student id by entering the roll number and registration number.
    • Now you can download your result.
    • Take a proper printout of your scorecard for the future.

    MAT Exam 2022 Cutoff

    After the declaration of the examination, the MAT Exam Cutoff is declared by the participating institutes. The top MBA colleges in India mention their cutoff to shortlist the students for admission. It is the first step for the aspirants on the basis of which college choose the students for the next round.

    MAT Cutoff 2022

    Institute

    2022 (Expected Cutoff)

    2021

    2020

    BIMTECH, Noida

    600

    550

    600

    Jaipuria Institute of Management, Noida

    600

    500

    400

    AIMS, Bangalore

    600

    500

    500

    IIMS, Pune

    500

    450

    450

    PUMBA, Pune

    650

    600

    600

    SIMREE, Mumbai

    600

    550

    550

    Institute of Finance and International Management, Bangalore

    550

    500

    500

    Xavier Institute of Management and Entrepreneurship, Bangalore

    700

    700

    600

    MAT Exam 2022 Preparation Tips

    Students who apply for the MAT Exam 2022 and seek to get a good enough score need to know about certain important and relevant Preparation Tips that may help them nail the tests. What these few tips will do is help you in improving your speed, accuracy, and confidence, while also making you aware of more details about the examination to give you a necessary headstart.

    Before heading into the exam, aspirants are advised to check the previous year’s sample papers and practice on their basis. The below points will help you in your carry out quality preparation as well as revision for the examination in the limited time that you have till the MAT Exam 2022:

    • Make routine on daily basis. Short-term goals are easier to fulfill as they consist of small and reachable targets. Fulfilling them on a daily basis shall also increase your confidence level.
    • Use the latest examination application for preparation.
    • Must check the previous and latest exam pattern & syllabus. This will familiarize the students with the pattern and help them determine the time distribution and speed at which they need to attempt the exam.
    • Talking of speed and accuracy, students need to keep working on it and improving.
    • Clear your basics. This is made possible by constant reading, current affaires knowledge, and being on track with the latest trends.
    • Regularly solve mock tests.

    MAT Exam 2022 Important Dates

    The exam is conducted in Paper-based mode, Computer-based mode, and remotely proctored as an Internet-Based Test. The MAT Exam important dates for the new session have been announced, candidates can check the dates below and schedule according to them. The examination is conducted a number of times throughout the year, candidates can fill the application form by checking the dates.

    1. FOR INTERNET-BASED TEST (IBT)

    IBT TEST DATE

    LAST DATE FOR REGISTRATION

    ADMIT CARD DATE

    14th May 2022

    11th May 2022

    12th May 2022

    21st May 2022

    18th May 2022

    19th May 2022

    22nd May 2022

    19th May 2022

    20th May 2022

    28th May 2022

    25th May 2022

    26th May 2022

    29th May 2022

    26th May 2022

    27th May 2022

    2. FOR COMPUTER BASED TEST (CBT)

    EVENTS

    FOR CBT I

    FOR CBT II

    LAST DATE TO APPLY

    9th May 2022

    23rd May 2022

    ADMIT CARD

    11th May 2022

    25th May 2022

    EXAM DATE

    15th May 2022

    28th May 2022

    RESULT DATE

    TBA

    TBA

    3. FOR PAPER BASED TEST (PBT)

    EVENTS

    FOR CBT I

    FOR CBT II

    LAST DATE TO APPLY

    9th May 2022

    23rd May 2022

    ADMIT CARD

    11th May 2022

    25th May 2022

    EXAM DATE

    15th May 2022

    28th May 2022

    RESULT DATE

    TBA

    TBA

    FAQ's

    The MAT Exam is conducted four times a year in which graduate students can appear. It is scheduled that the examination is conducted in February, May, September, and December. Candidates can register online by fulfilling the eligibility criteria of the examination.
    Candidates who want to apply for the MAT Exam 2021 need to fill the online exam application form. Just go to the official MAT website and submit the application form. For the online application, candidates need to fulfill some requirements that they must need to fulfill.
    Aspirants who want to prepare for the Management Aptitude Test can check the MAT Exam Preparation Tips and can easily score high marks. These tips will leads you in your preparation by guiding you about timing, exam papers, your daily routine, etc.
    The examination doesn’t have any fixed syllabus, on the basis of previous year’s papers there are some topics which are asked in the examination as compared to others. You need to go through the MAT Exam Syllabus and start your preparation according to it.
    There is no limit to the number of attempts that a candidate can give in the MAT Exam 2022.
    Candidates can get a better idea about the fees through the pointers below - For Single Remote Proctored: Internet-Based Test (IBT)/Paper Based Test (PBT)/Computer Based Test (CBT) = INR 1,850 For Double Remote Proctored: IBT/Double PBT/PBT+IBT/PBT+CBT/CBT+IBT = INR 2,975
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