Management Aptitude Test or MAT Syllabus
MAT is the MBA entrance test conducted country-wide by the Centre for Management Services (CMS) of All India Management Association (AIMA). It is usually conducted four times in a year in February, May, September and December. MAT is conducted in all major cities in the country and in leading cities abroad.
The minimum qualification for appearing in MAT 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 provisionally. Usually, there is a minimum percentage requirement in graduation, which is different for different MIs / University.
The Management Aptitude Test or MAT is the test conducted by All India Management Testing Service for entering into MBA or equivalent post graduate programmes.
There are five papers in MAT:
1. Language Comprehension
2. Mathematical Skills
3. Data Analysis
4. Intelligence & Critical Reasoning
5. Indian & Global Environment Section
Total Questions: 200
Time: 150 minutes
Correct attempt: 1 mark
Incorrect attempt: Negative marking not specified
Reading Comprehension 40
Data Interpretation/Data sufficiency 40
Quantitative Aptitude 40
Logical and Critical reasoning 40
General Awareness** 40
**Scores are based on the first four sections only, the decision to consider scores of the General Awareness section are left to the institutes.