MAT (Management Aptitude Test) is a entrance examination with an objective type test with multiple choice answers in the question paper. One major advantage of MAT 2016 is this exam will be conducted 4 times in a year. So, if you loss in the first test, within few months you will able to write the same exam with more preparation.
MAT 2016 exam pattern
This will offer a good way to score more. The question paper of MAT 2016 is generally designed to measure the general ability, alertness and awareness of a person. The MAT exam pattern consists of two mode of examinations such as paper based test and computer based test. But on both these modes, the questions will be provided with multiple choice anwsers.
The MAT test pattern may include the factors such as number of questions, time duration , negative marks, marks allotted for each question. The paper pattern of MAT 2016 provides the total number of questions as 200 and the time duration is 150 minutes. The mark allocation is for each correct attempt you will be awarded with a 1 mark, for incorrect attempt the negative marking will be done.
The question paper pattern contains various sections such as language comprehension, Mathematical Skills, Data Analysis and Sufficiency, Indian and Global Environment and Intelligence and Critical Reasoning. Each section will carry a total number of 40 questions. The time allotted for each section will vary.
The time allotted for the language comprehension is 30 minutes, 40 minutes for mathematical skills, 35 minutes for Data Analysis and sufficiency, 30 minutes for intelligence and reasoning and 15 minutes for Indian and Global Environment.