All India Management Aptitude Testing Service (AIMATS), New Delhi conducts the Management Aptitude Test (MAT) as the National Entrance Test for admission to MBA and equivalent programmes of the various participating institutes. MAT Results are accepted by All India Management Association – Centre for Management Education (AIMA-CME) and other AICTE- approved Management Institutes (MI) and university departments.
Usually conducted four times in a year in January, May, September and December. The minimum qualification required is graduation in any discipline from any recognised university or equivalent recognised degree. A final-year student can also appear provisionally.
Candidates are to register online for their entrance schedule.
The two and half hour test usually comprises of five sections
Paper 1: Language Comprehension
Paper 2: Mathematical Skills
Paper 3: Data Analysis
Paper 4: Intelligence & Critical Reasoning
Paper 5: Indian & Global Environment Section