MAT Exam Eligibility - Eligibility Criteria for MAT Exam 2020

Exam Date : May 25, 2020 To July 10, 2020

All India Management Association (AIMA), the conducting Authority of Management Aptitude Test (MAT), released the MAT eligibility criteria 2020.

MAT Eligibility 2020

MAT exam is conducted four times a year i.e. in the months of February, May, September, and December. As per the MAT eligibility criteria, the aspirants must have completed the graduation in any stream from a recognized college, institute, or university. In addition, there is no age limit to appear for the MAT 2020 exam. The eligibility criteria to apply for MAT Exam is:

  1. Age Limit
  2. Academic Qualification
  3. Reservation or Percentage (Minimum 50% in Graduation Course)

Candidates must check the MAT Eligibility Criteria 2020 before they apply for MAT 2020. Applicants who can qualify the eligibility standards can only apply for the MAT 2020 Exam.

Educational Qualification

The last date for MAT 2020 Registration for the paper-based test is June 24, 2020 and the computer-based test is January 26, 2020. Candidates who have completed their graduation in any stream from a recognized institute or university are eligible to apply. Final year graduates from any discipline including, science, humanities, commerce or engineering stream from a recognized institute or university are eligible to apply. There is no age limit under MAT 2020 Eligibility Criteria.

There are no restrictions on the number of attempts for taking the MAT exam. If the candidates do not satisfy the eligibility criteria then their MAT 2020 Admit card will not be issued.

In the section, MAT 2020 eligibility criteria is explained:

  • No job experience is required to apply for the exam.
  • A certain number of seats are reserved for Scheduled Castes, Scheduled Tribes, and Other Backward Classes.
  • A candidate can apply for the exam as many times as he/she wants to
  • The final year graduate students who clear MAT Exam need to submit proof of the completion of their graduation. Failure to do so will result in the cancellation of their admission to a respective institute.

Based on Education Qualification

Bachelor's degree: Candidates should have a Graduate Degree in any discipline from a recognized Board or University to be eligible for MAT Exam 2020.

Percentage: To be eligible for MAT Exam 2020, applicants should have obtained a minimum of 50% in their graduation course.

Special Categories: Percentage limit for Scheduled Castes (SC)/Scheduled Tribes (SC), Other Backward Classes (OBC), Persons With Disability (PWD) candidates to be eligible for MAT Exam 2020 is 45%.

Final Year Students: Final year candidates can also apply for MAT Exam 2020 but they should meet the eligibility criteria. Before applying for the B-School candidate make sure that they clear their final year exams.

Work Experience: For MAT Exam 2020 candidate need not have work experience but if the candidate has any work experience then it will give additional weightage to the candidate's profile.

MAT Eligibility Criteria 2020
Category Minimum Marks
Scheduled Caste 15%
Scheduled Tribe 7.5%
OBC 27%
PH Candidates 3%

Based on the Nationality

  • Indian Citizen: Candidates who are the citizens of India are eligible to apply for MAT 2020 Exam.
  • NRI Candidates: MAT 2020 provide admission to NRI candidates also. Details regarding the NRI candidate will be mentioned on the official website of AIMA.

Based on Age Limit and Attempts for the Candidates

  • Age Limit: There is no age limit for candidates to be eligible to apply for the MAT 2020 Exam.
  • Attempts Limit: There is no limit to the number of attempts they can take in this MAT 2020 Exam.
  • Variations in the minimum score: The minimum score limit varies in a few Management Institutes. Check the AIMA & Management Institutes' website for the required information. Further details on Eligibility Criteria can be obtained from the official website for MAT 2020 Exam.

Before filling up the Application Form it is advised to the candidates that they go through the AIMA-MAT guidelines and read the minimum eligibility criteria, understand the MAT Exam Pattern.

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Discussion Forum



Q
Can NRIs aslo apply for MAT? Are they eligible for taking admissions through MAT?

Can NRIs aslo apply for MAT? Are they eligible for taking admissions through MAT?

Asked By: Saina Mirza,

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Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

Hey,

Yes, they can apply and MAT provides admission to NRI candidates also. Details regarding the NRI candidate will be mentioned on the official website of AIMA.

Good Luck!



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Is there any maximum limit of attempts?

Is there any maximum limit of attempts?

Asked By: Abhi Raj,

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Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

Hello,

There is no limit to the number of attempts they can take in this MAT Exam.

Good Luck!

 



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Eligibility Criteria on appearing for MAT 2017

what is the basic eligibility for writing MAT2017

Asked By: Dinesh Rajpurohit,

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Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

The eligibility criteria for appearing in MAT are as follows:

  • The minimum eligibility criteria are that the applicants must have completed their graduation course in any discipline from a recognized Board or University.
  • Applicants appearing in the final year exams of their graduation course are also eligible to apply for MAT.
  • MAT Applicant must have obtained at least 50% marks in their graduation course. The score limit for SC/ST candidates to be eligible is 45%.
  • The NRI candidates are also eligible to apply for MAT exam.
  • There is no age limit for candidates to be eligible to apply for the MAT exam. 
  • There is no limit to the number of attempts they can take in this exam


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Eligibility for MAT

I have completed my graduation from Science stream, am I eligible to apply for the test?

Asked By: Shivaa B,

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Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

Yes. A candidate should have done graduation in any discipline from any recognized university or should have an equivalent recognized degree to sit for MAT exams. Basically, a student should be a graduate from any recognized university to apply for MAT.



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Eligibility

Is there any limit to the number of attempts a candidate can take for this exam of MAT?

Asked By: Siddharth Dutta,

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Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

There is no limit to the number of attempts they can take in this exam.



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Eligibility for MAT

Is NRI candidate eligible for MAT?

Asked By: Varun Sobti,

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Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

YES, even the NRI candidates are eligible to apply for MAT exam.



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Eligibility criteria for MAT

What is the minimum percentage required to be eligible for MAT?

Asked By: Neha Sharma,

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Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

MAT Applicant must have obtained at least 50% marks in their graduation course. The score limit for SC/ST candidates to be eligible is 45%.



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MAT 2017 Eligibility criteria regarding educational qualification

I have completed my B.E. course. Am I eligible for the MAT 2017 exam?

Asked By: Ursula L,

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Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

Yes, candidates should have completed their graduation course in any discipline from a recognised Board or University to be eligible for the MAT Exam.



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MAT 2017 student in final year

I am going to write my final year exams this year. Am I eligible for MAT 2017?

Asked By: Gayathri Suresh,

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Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

Yes. Candidates appearing for their final year exams of their graduation course are eligible to apply for MAT 2017.



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Qualification needed for MAT 2017

May I know the Major Qualification needed for applying for MAT 2017?

Asked By: Devesh Sinha ,

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Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

The minimum qualification for appearing in MAT 2017 is graduation in any discipline from any recognized University or equivalent recognized degree.

A final year student in any undergraduate (i.e. B.A, B.Sc., B.Com., B.Tech., etc) can also appear in MAT 2017 provisionally. 


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