MAT is defined as the Management Aptitude Test, a national entrance test which will be conducted by All Indi Management Aptitude Testing Service (AIMATS). The purpose of this MAT is for admission to MBA and other equivalent programs of the various participating institutes.
MAT 2018 participating colleges
This exam will be conducted 4 times in a year in the month of February, May, September, and December. This will be held in two formats that are the paper-based or computer-based test. The eligibility for this test should be a graduate in any discipline. One can apply for this exam during his/her final year.
The important dates of MAT were last month to apply is Jan 2018. The paper-based test date for 2018 is 7th Feb and for computer-based test, the date is 13th Feb. The results will be declared and announced on the last week of Feb 2018.
The MAT 2018 syllabus consists of subjects such as English, Mathematical skills and data interpretation, logical reasoning and Indian& global environment. This is an objective type test with multiple choice answers. Several Study materials covering entire syllabus of the exam will be available at online stores and sites. The aspirants have to create an excellent schedule and advised to practice a number of mock tests to score more in their exams.
There are several MAT institutes. These Management aptitude test participating institutes are spread all over the parts of the India. There are many best and good MBA colleges in India. From those colleges, some MBA colleges are selected according to its infrastructure, placement record and faculty.
The students are very eager and loving to join these colleges to have their management studies. But, the admission to these colleges was fully depended upon the ranking in entrance exam (fully on merit basis) Each institute is provided with a MAT College Code number. There are more than 185 institutes in northern regions such as Dehradun, New Delhi, Ghaziabad, Aligarh, Noida, Agra, Lucknow, Baddi, Gurgaon, etc.
Some of the top institutes in India that will accept the MAT score and remains as a MAT participating colleges are as follows:
- Christ, Bangalore
- SCMS, Cochin
- Alliance, Bangalore
- IIMM, Pune
- IILM, Gurgaon
- EMPI, New Delhi
- BIMTECH, Noida
- Amity, Noida
- BIMM, Pune
- MS Ramaiah, Bangalore
- IPE, Hyderabad
- DMS, NIT Durgapur
- IISWBM, Kolkata
- ICFAI, Mumbai
Likewise, the western region such as Indore, Pune, Kota, Jaipur, Raipur, Mumbai, etc has nearly 79 MAT participating institutes. In the southern region, 149 institutes are referred as the MAT participating center from various cities like Bangalore, Chennai, Coimbatore, Vellore, Hyderabad, Kochin, Kollam, Kottayam, Thiruvananthapuram, etc.
The eastern region of India includes the cities New Delhi, Kolkata, Bhubaneswar, Patna, Cuttack, Shillong, etc. Consist of more than 89 colleges and universities that are considered as MAT participating institutes.
This MAT exam has its influence on India’s Top leading B schools (Business schools). The colleges that utilize the MAT score for their admission are Apex Institute of Management, Jaipuria Institute of Management, Alliance Business school and much more.