MAT 2016

MAT (Management Aptitude Test)


Management Aptitude Test (MAT) is a standardised test being administered since 1988 to facilitate Business Schools (B-Schools) to screen candidates for admission to MBA and allied programmes. Govt. of India, Ministry of HRD approved MAT as a national level test in 2003. Any B-School - national or international - can consider MAT Score as an admission input based on the Score Cards issued to the candidates. The largest test of its kind in the nation, MAT will continue to be your passport to over 600 B-Schools across India. MAT 2016 examination is conducted four times every single year, in the months of February, May, September and December. This article contains information regarding MAT May 2016.


The syllabus will be as per the relevant topics.


Candidates should be a graduate in any discipline. Final year students of Graduate Courses can also apply.

Application Fees: 

The application fee for the exam is Rs. 1200/- which can be paid either online or through Demand Draft. For details on the same refer the following link;

How to Apply:

Candidates can apply in various ways for the exam. Details of the same are mentioned in the following link;


The exam is conducted online as well as offline. Candidates can choose any one of modes as per their convenience.

Exam Pattern:

This particular examination is conducted in written format as well as online format.The duration of the exam is 2 hours 30 minutes. A total of 200 multiple choice objective type questions will be asked in the paper. Each correct answer will consist of 1 mark. Negative marking is applicable for this examination. Each wrong answer will take away 0.25 marks.

Result Info:

The result will be displayed on the official website.

Admit Card:

All provisionally registered candidates both for Paper Based and Computer Based Test can download their Admit Card from AIMA website link: on or after 23 April 2016 (Saturday).

Test Centres:

Details of the test centre can be obtained from the given link;

Source link:

Official Link:

Colleges From Exams:

MAT is a national level test which makes a candidate eligible to take admission in the MBA course in over 600 B-Schools across India. 

Category: Management