MAT 2017 NEWS
NATIONAL LEVEL ONLINE/OFFLINE TEST
All India Management Association, AIMA New Delhi released important dates for February Session of MAT. The exam will be conducted in February, 2017. Registration Process is ongoing and the last date to apply for MAT is January 27, 2016. All Graduates with Marks above 50% in Bachelor’s degree are eligible to apply. MAT 2017 will be conducted in Online & Offline Mode. The Offline Test will be conducted on January 27 while the Online Tests will be conducted on multiple dates starting from February 13, 2017.
AIMA will release the MAT Result within a month post the successful conduct of MAT Exam. On the basis of Result and MAT February Cutoff declared by the institutes, candidates will be shortlisted for the Selection Procedure. The Selection Process vary with the Institutes’. The Selection Process necessarily constitutes of Group Discussions, PI, and Written Ability Test.
A complete schedule of the details related to the Application form, Registration, Admit Card and Test are as given below:
|Application starts||December 12, 2016|
|Last date for Registration||January 27, 2017|
|Written/Paper based test date||February 5, 2017|
|Computer-based test date||February 11, 2017|
|Result Declaration||Within a month after examination|
Following are the two payment modes through which application fees can be paid:
The total amount of application fees to be paid by the candidate is Rs. 1200/- and is same for all category candidates. An application fee submitted by the candidates is non-refundable.
The candidates can apply for admission by filling and submitting the complete application form along with important documents on or before the last date. Candidates can apply either use online or offline mode which is explained as below:
Online mode: Candidate can obtain and submit the application form online through the official website of AIMA. Students need to ready their necessary documents at the time of filling online application form.
Following are the steps for online registration:
Offline mode: Students can also obtain the application form from the study centres of AIMA office, Delhi on cash payment of prescribed fees and fill the form manually.
After filling up the application form, candidates must follow the below steps:
Following are the list of the documents required for filling online application form:
MAT is an objective type entrance test. In the MAT 2017, the paper will be divided into 5 sections comprising of 200 Objective-type questions. The time duration of the examination is 2 hours and 30 minutes i.e. 150 minutes.
The following table explains the complete details about 5 sections of the paper:
|Section Name||Total No. of questions||Time duration|
|Intelligence and reasoning||40||30|
|Indian and Global environment||40||15|
In MAT 2017, every correct answer will be awarded 1 mark. However, for every incorrect answer, there will be the deduction of 0.25 or 1/4th marks.
The candidate is advised to answer only the questions which he/she is sure to avoid the negative marking.
|MAT Exam Pattern||MAT Syllabus||MAT Paper Analysis|
MAT entrance test is conducted by the AIMA i.e. All India Management Association. Candidates can choose any one of the two test options explaining as below:
Offline test mode: It is also known as Paper Based test (PBT) and is held only on one day i.e. February 5, 2017. The test will be conducted in an OMR Answer sheet. Questions will be of multiple choices (MCQ) type and will be answered with the help of Pencil.
Online test mode: It is also named as Computer Based test (CBT). If the number of candidates is limited for Computer-Based test it can be done in one day. Candidates have to appear for the Paper-based test if few numbers of candidates register for the CBT in particular centre.
Candidates can download their MAT 2017 admit card for both the Paper-Based and Computer-Based test from the official website. Admit card includes the information of students name, form no, roll no, test date, time and venue. Candidates are advised to strictly follow the date and time of the Computer-Based test.
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