MAT 2019

Exam Date : 23rd May 2019 To 24th May 2019
Result Date : 10th June 2019

MAT 2019 Application Form, Exam Dates, Admit Card, Result

MAT 2018 ExamIntroduction to MAT 2019 Exam:

  • About: Management Aptitude Test (MAT 2019) is a standard aptitude test conducted in India since 1998 by the All India Management Association(AIMA). MAT is an admission gateway to around more than 600 Business schools of the country.

  • Business schools can consider the MAT 2019 score of the candidates for admissions to Master of Business Administration [MBA] and allied programmes.
  • Approved by MHRD: One of the premiere Entrance Examinations for Post Graduation approved by the Govt. of India, Ministry of Human Resource Development (HRD) as a national level test in the year 2003.

  • Skills tested: The MAT 2019 will test a candidate's language comprehension, Mathematical skills, Data Analysis and Sufficiency, Intelligence and Critical Reasoning, Knowledge of the Indian and global environment.

  • Courses offered: The MAT 2019 score is considered by more than 600 Business Schools throughout the country and a few International Business schools as well for admission to MBA, PGDM, and other allied programmes. 
  • Mode of Examination: The candidates have a choice to take either an offline (paper-based) or an online (computer-based) MAT 2019. The examination will be conducted either in Hindi or English.

  • Duration of Examination: The MAT 2019 will be conducted for a duration of two and a half hours (2.5 hours) in which the applicants are supposed to answer 200 objective questions.

  • Examination held: The AIMA conducts MAT four times in a year in the months of February, May, September, and December.
  • Center of Examination: The test will be conducted at various centres across the country in the four months mentioned above. 

  • Application availability: The application form for MAT 2019 will be available on the official website of the AIMA from 1st March 2019 until 26th April 2019. Candidates can Check the Application Process and how to fill the Application form.

  • MAT Score validity: The result of MAT 2019 will be declared within a few weeks after the conduction of the test. The test score will be valid for a year.

  • Frequency: MAT exam is conducted 4 times a year 

MAT 2019 Latest News

  • Last Date to Register: Registration for MAT 2019 Exam (computer-based test) will close on 26th April 2019.
  • Official Website: Candidates can download the Admit card for MAT 2019 online on the official website of AIMA.

  • Important Note: AIMA has come across a couple of cases where the aspiring candidates' MAT 2019 Score is not accepted by some participating Institutes/ Universities for admission to MBA full-time courses despite their confirmation to AIMS at the time of participation by incorporating their notifications in MAT Bulleting. 

MAT 2019 Highlights

Exam Name 

Management Aptitude Test



Examination Level


Mode of Test

Paper/ Computer Based Test


Graduate in any discipline, Final year candidates can also apply

Conducting Body

All India Management Association (AIMA) 

Examination Stream 


Exam Date

Offline - 23rd May 2019

Online - 24th May 2019

Exam Duration

2.5 hours (150 mins)

MAT 2019 Important Dates


 Important Dates

 MAT 2019 Application Form Start date

1st March 2019   

 MAT 2019 Application Form Ends date

26th April 2019 

 MAT 2019 Admit Card date

19th May 2019   

 MAT 2019 Exam date

23rd May 2019 

 MAT 2019 Result

10th June 2019 

 MAT 2019 Counselling Date

1st January 1970 

To know more about MAT 2019 important Dates Click here 

MAT 2019 Eligibility Criteria:





There is no age limitation for MAT 2019 Exam. Candidates can apply for any number of times.

Education Qualification

A candidate who is willing to appear for MAT 2019 Exam should be a graduate in any discipline from any recognized university or possess an equivalent recognized a degree 



Final year Candidates

 Candidates who are in final year of there graduation program can also apply for MAT 2019 Exam on a conditional basis. Admission will be granted on a conditional basis i.e. candidates will be required to clear the final year exam before starting post-graduation in the B-Schools.

To know more about MAT 2019 eligibility criteria Click Here.

MAT 2019 Syllabus:

  • Exam Level: The syllabus for MAT 2019 contains aptitude questions of graduation level.

  • Sections of Paper: The test will be divided into the following sections: Data Analysis & Sufficiency, Language Comprehension, Intelligence & Critical Reasoning, Mathematical Skills.

  • General Awareness: MAT 2019 exam syllabus contains the section of Indian & Global Environment. Candidate needs to prepare the General Knowledge and awareness section also.

  • To know more about Syllabus and to download MAT 2019 syllabus pdf Click Here.

MAT 2019 Exam Pattern



Type of Exam

Online and Offline

Number of Sections

  • Indian and Global Environment

  • Language Comprehension

  • Data Analysis and Sufficiency

  • Mathematical Skills

  • Intelligence and Critical Reasoning

Type of NEET PG2019 Questions

Multiple Choice Questions
Medium of exam



#2hours 30 minutes

Marking Scheme

+1 mark for the Correct Answers

-0.25 Mark for Wrong Answers

Total marks


To know more about the MAT 2019 Exam Pattern Click Here.

MAT 2019 Application Form:



Mode of MAT 2019 Application Form


Application Fees

Irrespective of the candidate's category, the candidate need to pay a total of 1550/- INR as an application fee.

Mode Of Payment

 Candidate can make payment of MAT 2019 exam through Credit card/Debit card/Net banking only..

To know more about the MAT 2019 Application form Click Here.

MAT 2019 Exam Centres:

  • Exam Centres: MAT 2019 exam centres will be available in the major cities of India. For MAT 2019 online and offline exam, test centres will be different.

  • Reporting Time: Candidate can report to the MAT 2019 exam centres 30 minutes before the exam time. Exam centres will be open 60 minutes before the exam time for the candidates.

  • Exam Centre Selection: Candidate will have an option to select two cities as an exam centre either in an online or offline mode of MAT 2019 exam.
  • To know more about the MAT 2019 Exam Centre Click Here.

MAT 2019 Admit Card:

  • Admit Card Availability: Candidates can download their MAT 2019 admit card for Paper-Based/Computer-Based examination from the AIMA's official website.

  • Admit Card Issuance: Separate Admit Cards will be issued for online and offline exams. However, The AIMA will not send a hard copy of the admit card to any of the candidates, it is only available online. 
  • Admit Card Release Date: Admit Card of MAT 2019 exam available to download from 19th May 2019 for computer-based test and for pen and paper-based test, the admit card will be available to download from 17 February 2019.

  • To know more about the MAT 2019 Admit card Click Here.

MAT 2019 Results:

  • Official Website: Candidates can view their MAT 2019 Result on the official website of AIMA. 

  • Result Availability: MAT 2019 Result will be available to download from 10th June 2019.

  • Scorecard: Candidates are advised to take a printout of the MAT 2019 scorecard for reference and future use.

  • Click Here to know more about MAT 2019 Results.

MAT 2019 Counselling:

  • Selection Procedure: Selection procedure for MAT 2019 consists of Group Discussion, Personal Interview and or Written Ability Test (WAT).
  • Counselling Date: MAT 2019 Counselling Process will start from 1st January 1970.

  • Document Required: For the MAT 2019 counselling purpose candidate need to carry the document such as Admit Card, Graduation Degree Original Certificate, Photographs etc.
  • To know more about the MAT 2019 Counselling Process Click Here.

MAT 2019 Preparation Tips:

  • Focused Area: Candidate need to focus on the Aptitude, General Knowledge, General Awareness. The candidate is advised not to skip any topics related to the aptitude section.

  • Previous Year Question Paper: Candidate need to go through the previous year question papers and follow the exam pattern for preparation for MAT 2019 Exam.

  • Mock Test: Candidates need to give mock test time to time and analyze the week and strong points. Candidates should go through the Mock Test Papers for their easy preparation.

  • Accuracy: Candidate needs to increase the accuracy while practising for the MAT 2019 exam. Accuracy will help the candidate to score more marks and avoid negative marking.

Organizing Body for MAT 2019:

All India Management Association (AIMA)

The Manager

All India Management Association,
Management House,
14, Institutional Area, Lodhi Road
New Delhi 110003.
Telephone Number: 011 - 24645100 / 011 - 24617354 / 011 - 43128100

Code of Conduct during MAT 2019:

  • Hall Ticket: The candidate must show, on demand, the Hall Ticket for admission in the examination room/hall. A candidate who does not possess the MAT 2019 Hall Ticket will not be permitted for the examination under any circumstances.
  • Maintain Silence: Candidates should maintain silence throughout the exam.

  • Carrying Expensive accessories: Carrying Calculators, Docu Pen, Log Tables, Electronic Watches with facilities of Calculator, Printed or written material, Mobile Phones, Pager or any other Electronic Gadgets, except the Admit Card. 

  • Communication: Any form of communication with other candidates.

  • Roll number with seat allotment: The candidates are not allowed to enter the MAT 2019 Exam Centre after the commencement of the examination. A seat indicating roll number will be allocated to each candidate. Candidate should find out and occupy their allotted seat only. Any candidate found to have changed room or the seat on his/her own other than allotted, his/her candidature shall be cancelled and no plea would be accepted for it.

  • Allotted seat: A seat indicating Hall Ticket number will be allocated to each candidate. Candidate should find out and occupy their allotted seat only.

  • Misusing the Test booklet: Removing any page(s) from the Test Booklet (in case of Paper Based Test Examination). The candidates will be debarred from the examination permanently or for a specified time, depending on the nature of the offence.

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MAT 2019 Important Dates

MAT 2019 Important Dates Summary

  • Commencement of application process: The MAT 2019 application process begins on 1st March 2019. 

  • Last date for submission of offline application form: The last date to submit MAT 2019 offline application form 26th April 2019.

  • Last date for submission of online application form: The last date to submit MAT 2019 online application form 23rd August 2019.

  • Admit card availability: The MAT 2019 admit card for Paper-Based will be made available on or after 19th May 2019.

  • MAT exam date: The MAT 2019 paper based test will be held on 23rd May 2019 and the computer-based test will be held on 24th May 2019.

  • Result date: The MAT 2019 results will usually be released within a month of the exam. It is being released this session on 10th June 2019.

  • Counselling date: MAT 2019 counselling process starts on 1st January 1970.

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MAT 2019 Eligibility

MAT Exam 2019 Eligibility Summary:

  • Graduate: Candidates applying for MAT 2019 should shave completed their graduation in any stream from a recognized university.

  • Percentage: Candidates should have passed their Undergraduate with a minimum of 50%.

  • SC/ST: The SC/ST candidates who apply for MAT 2019 should have secured a minimum of 45% in their graduation.

  • Final Year: Final year students are also eligible to apply for MAT 2019.

  • Age Limit: There is no age limit to apply for MAT 2019 exam.

  • Attempts: There is no limit on the number of attempts a candidate can take for MAT.

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MAT 2019 Application Process

MAT Exam 2019 Application Process Summary:

MAT 2019 application process has 4-steps in brief:

  • Registration

  • Fill the application form details.

  • Upload the photograph and signature.

  • Make payment.

Stepwise procedure to fill the application form successfully:

  • Applicants appearing for the MAT 2019 need to open the Official Website of AIMA.

  • Click on the link to fill the online Application Form to MAT 2019 on the website.

  • Fill in all the required details and attach the required documents for MAT.

  • Submit the MAT 2019 Application Form.

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MAT 2019 Application Form Details

MAT 2019 Application Form Details Summary

  • Application date:  Candidates can fill the application form from 1st March 2019 to 26th April 2019.

  • Fee: The MAT 2019 application fees is INR 1,550/-.

  • The fee is same for candidates of all categories.

  • Fee Payment: The MAT 2019 application fees can be paid by Debit Card, Credit Card or Net Banking.

  • Acknowledgement Slip: Candidates will get an acknowledgement slip on successful submission and verification of MAT 2019 application form.

Note: Candidates are advised to check the details on the Official Website before submitting the form.

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MAT 2019 Admit Card

MAT 2019 Exam Admit Card Summary:

  • The candidates must visit the official website of AIMA.

  • Click on the MAT 2019 exam admit card link.

  • Enter the registration number, name, and date of birth

  • Download the MAT 2019 Admit Card and take a printout.

  • The admit card will contain details like name of the candidate, MAT 2019 application number, date of MAT 2019 exam etc.

  • The MAT 2019 admit card will not be sent by post. Hence, students must download the admit card.

  • Preserve the MAT 2019 Admit card till the admission process.

  • The details on MAT 2019 admit card must be verified and discrepancies if any must be reported to the concerned authority.

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MAT 2019 Exam Pattern

MAT Exam 2019 Pattern Summary


  • The MAT 2019 exam will be held for 2 hours and 30 minutes.

Number of questions:

  • The MAT 2019 exam will consist of 200 multiple choice questions.

  • There will be 5 sections with 40 questions each section

  • The sections are Language Comprehension, Mathematical Skills, Data Analysis, Reasoning and Indian and Global Environment.

Marking Scheme:

  • The candidate will be awarded 1 mark for every correct answer and 1/4 mark will be deducted for every incorrect answer.
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MAT 2019 Syllabus

MAT Exam 2019 Syllabus Summary:

  • Language Comprehension Syllabus: Idioms, Sentence Completion, Antonyms etc.

  • Mathematical Skills Syllabus: Percentages, Ratio, and Proportion, Geometric Progression etc.

  • Data Analysis and Sufficiency Syllabus: Series, Table Charts, Bar Graphs etc.

  • Intelligence and Critical Reasoning Syllabus: Coding and Decoding, Matrix Arrangement, Linear arrangements etc.

  • Indian and Global Environment: Current Affairs, Geography, History etc.

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MAT 2019 Results

MAT 2019 Results Summary

  • MAT 2019 result will declare on 10th June 2019.

Steps to check MAT results:

  • The candidates must visit the official website of MAT.

  • Click on the MAT Result link

  • They must log-in using the register number, form number and month of the test.

  • Click on Submit button


  • The MAT 2019 scorecard will not be sent by post.

  • Students must download the MAT score card online.

The Validity of MAT scores: 

  • The MAT 2019 scores are valid for a duration of 1 year.
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MAT 2019 Counselling

MAT Exam 2019 Counselling Summary

  • MAT 2019 counselling process starts from 1st January 1970.

  • Management Institutes participating in MAT 2019 Examination are categorized, geographically, into East Zone, West Zone, North Zone & West Zone.

Counselling process: 

  • The candidates would have to confirm their MAT 2019 rank first.

  • They should also confirm the MAT 2019 counselling dates.

  • Candidates should also select some colleges in which they wish to get admission.

Documents required for counselling process:

  • Counseling letter

  • MAT Admit card

  • Photocopy of 10th, 12th certificates with original certificates

  • Medical documents

  • MAT rank card

  • Caste certificates for reserved category.

  • Recent 6 passport size black & white and colour photographs.

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MAT 2019 Cut off

  • You have to qualify the cutoff for MAT Exam 2019 to advance to the next stages of the Exam.

  • The MAT Cutoff will depend upon the factors such as level of difficulty of the exam, the no. of participants in MAT Exam.

  • The cutoffs will be decided by the participating colleges under MAT.

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Colleges which accept [MAT]

Want to get in ?
Post Graduate Diploma in Management [PGDM], batch of 2017
09 Feb 2019
Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process

Eligibility criteria was according to the entrance test merit. I took MAT and scored around 94.88 % Cut off was more than 85%.

Want to get in ?
Master of Business Administration [MBA], batch of 2020
15 Dec 2018
Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process

Eligibility criteria were 80 percentile for mat exam. The prospective applicant must satisfy one of the following eligibility criteria for admissions to the MBA programme. A graduate degree under 10+2+3 or 10+2+4 pattern under any discipline, securing at least 50% marks in aggregate, from a recognized university. An honours degree under 10+2+4 pattern from a recognized university under UGC Act with at least 50% marks in aggregate including languages Candidates who have passed Bachelor/ Master degree through correspondence / Open University System from this university or from any other university, recognized by law, are exempted from 10+2 pattern. The duration of the degree programme must be 3 + 2 years. Admission Procedure: The students need to thoroughly fill out the questionnaire provided along with the selection process form in order to gain maximum leverage for their skills and aspirations. The students’ academic performance along with his personal merit and skills will be the determinants for the course he/she is offered. This entire criterion will be considered while selecting individuals for a programme. Therefore, candidates must take utmost care in filling out the selection process form. Once completely filled, the candidate must review the contents of the selection process form a few times before finally sending it to the admission office at AIMS Institutes.

Want to get in ?
Master of Business Administration [MBA], batch of 2018
09 Oct 2018
Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process

The eligibility criteria to start studying MBA in Sindhi is the candidate should have completed a bachelor's degree in any field irrespective of the degree is in the field of commerce, science or medicine or arts as well.

MAT (Management aptitude test) scores will be considered by the college.


Want to get in ?
Master of Business Administration [MBA], batch of 2016
08 Oct 2018
Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process

The eligibility criteria of the college are, has to be passed any degree of their choice.

The admission process is through, PGCET or MAT.

I joined through PGCET.

There are 2 types of names in the choice of colleges at the time of counseling i.e, shift I which has a cutoff of below the rank of 5,000 and the shift II has a cutoff rank of below/up to 10,000-15,000.

Want to get in ?
Post Graduate Programme in Management [PGPM], batch of 2019
28 Sep 2018
Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process

The d.y. patil Business school providing the courses like mba and pgdm. The eligible criteria for admission is 60%. You to give entrance exams like cat, mat etc. You can direct apply after the cutoff list.

Want to get in ?
Master of Business Administration [MBA], batch of 2019
20 Sep 2018
Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process

The selection process includes the telephonic interview and aptitude test. Procedure for admission is telephonic interview then aptitude then they will send a call letter. You have to pay an amount of 35k to reserve your seat. Then verification of the document is done.

I had given MAT entrance exam.

There was no procedure of cutoffs for our course.

Want to get in ?
Master of Business Administration [MBA], batch of 2019
06 Sep 2018
Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process

Students must carry 55 % in graduation & 50 % in MAT, so be prepare

Mostly MAT is preferrable, and other entrance examination is also validate

Want to get in ?
Master of Business Administration [MBA], batch of 2018
07 Aug 2018
Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process

Want to get in ?
Master of Business Administration [MBA], batch of 2019
02 Jul 2018
Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process

The admission criteria are pretty simple with 2 rounds of Personal Interviews either in-person (if you are from Bangalore) or via Skype (if your native is anywhere out of Bangalore). The faculties take the interviews. The selection of the faculties for the interview process is on a random basis. The results are generally given out within a week from the date of the interview.

Entrance exams such as CAT, MAT, XAT, etc. are mandatory and (at least anyone) should be completed before joining the institution.

Want to get in ?
Master of Business Administration [MBA], batch of 2018
29 May 2018
Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process

50% pass percentage was the Cut-Off for MBA under general merit and 45% for others. You can take either the CAT/MAT exam.

Discussion Forum

What mode of exam should i select? Online or Offline?

What mode of exam should i select? Online or Offline? I never took Computer-based test

Asked By: Rajesh khanna,

Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

Hello Rajesh,

The selection of the mode of examination depends on you. By which you are comfortable, you should go for it. All the best

Which colleges accept MAT 2018 Scores? Can i know which college should apply for MBA after MAT exam?

Which colleges accept MAT 2018 Scores? Can i know which college should apply for MBA after MAT exam?

Asked By: Pushpa chatterjee,

Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

Hello Pushpa,

There are more than 100 colleges which accepts MAT scores, you can select and know more about them from the link here.

Can you tell me the cutoff percentile of AIMIT Bangalore?

Can you tell me the cutoff percentile of AIMIT Bangalore?

Asked By: Durgesh,

Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

Hi Durgesh,

AIMIT Bangalore percentile will lie between 55-60 only. The average placement of this college is 5.50 lack.

To know more about MAT Exam Click Here.

I got 75 percentile in MAT exam so can you tell me the which college will I get alloted?

I got 75 percentile in MAT exam so can you tell me the which college will I get allotted?

Asked By: Yogita,

Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

Hi Yogita,

MBA college
MAT cut off percentile score
Fee ( lakhs)
Average Placement (Rs. in lakhs)
Jaipuria Lucknow
SIESCOMS Navi Mumbai: SIES College of Management Studies
ISB&M Pune: International School of Business & Media
IES MCRC Mumbai: IES Management College And Research Centre
KSOM Bhubaneswar: KIIT School of Management
IPE Hyderabad: Institute of Public Enterprise
Christ University Bengaluru: Institute of Management
XIME Bangalore: Xavier Institute of Management and Entrepreneurship
AIMS Bangalore: AIMS School of Business
Jaipuria Noida: Jaipuria Institute of Management
NDIM New Delhi: New Delhi Institute of Management
PSGIM Coimbatore: PSG Institute of Management
To know more about MAT Exam Click Here.


Please tell me the reference book of MAT exam.

Asked By: Sana,

Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise


Hi Sana,

There are many reference books for MAT exam.

To know about good books with author name Click Here



What is the criteria for MBA on the basis of MAT exam?

Asked By: Shabista,

Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

 Hi Shabista,

Candidate should have graduation degree with minimum 50% marks. 

To know more about MAT Exam Click Here.




How do i score above 90 percentile?

Asked By: Rohan Chetia,

Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

Hi Rohan,

  • It is advised to solve the previous year question papers and understand the difficulty level of MAT 2018 examination.
  • Time maintenance is very important in order to make sure of the five sections papers can be attended properly or not.
  • One needs to practice the Mock test papers and gain the knowledge about the examination of MAT 2018.
  • Cover the complete syllabus of the MAT 2018 examination so that you don’t miss the topics asked in MAT 2018 question paper.

How many MIs participate in MAT? Do they keep on changing or remain the same?

How many MI's participate in MAT? Do they keep on changing or remain the same for each exam session?

Asked By: Jomy Eapen,

Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

The number of participating MI’s participating in MAT may vary each year and from test to test.

The Admission Criteria for each institute will be different.

All MI's taking part in MAT are either AICTE Approved/DEC Approved/University Affiliated Colleges/University Department.

MAT scores through SMS

How can I get my MAT scores by SMS?

Asked By: Maya Qureshi,

Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

The MAT test scores will be available to all candidates by sending an SMS from your mobile phone in the given format:

MATS FORMNO DOB(ddmmyy) to 54242

Eg: MATS 200391 030985 to 54242

This facility will be provided by all the Network Operators.

Results to MAT February or Feb Session

When are the Results to MAT February 2017 session coming out?

Asked By: Avinash Adhikari,

Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

The Results to MAT February sesion will be coming out by the end of February.

Candidates are advised to log in to the Official Website to find their Results to MAT. Then,

  • Click on the link to view MAT results.
  • Login using your MAT register number and password.
  • The results will be displayed on the screen.
  • Print the results for future references.

The MAT scorecards are valid for an entire year for all Admission Processes and Verification Purposes.