MAT 2020 Notification, Apply Online

MAT 2020 Notification, Apply Online

MAT 2020 May Exam registration has been released from March 5, 2020. MAT Exam 2020 will be held on May 16, 2020 as Paper based Test and on May 3, 2020 as Computer based Test. Management Aptitude Test popularly known as MAT Exam is one of the most popular National level MBA entrance exams in India after CAT. More than 300 MBA/PGDM Colleges are accepting MAT exam Scores for Admission 2020.

MAT 2020 Notification, Apply Online

MAT 2020 Notification, Apply Online


MAT 2020 Exam Fee

The MAT 2020 exam fee for one MAT exam is Rs.1650/- and for two MAT exams the MAT exam fee is Rs.2750/-. The MAT exam 2020 fee payment mode is online only. The MAT exam fee can be paid through Credit Card/Debit Card (ATM Card)/Net Banking.  The last date to pay the MAT 2020 exam fee is January 26, 2020 for computer based mAT exam and February 9, 2020 for paper based MAT exam.

The Paper based February MAT 2020 exam will be held after the computer based MAT exam. The MAT computer based exam date is February 2, 2020, while the paper based MAT exam date is February 16, 2020 and the exam time is from 10 AM to 12.30 PM.

MAT Exam Exam Fee Comments
MAT Exam Fee for One MAT Exam Rs.1650/- Either Paper Based MAT or Computer Based MAT exam
MAT Exam Fee for Two MAT Exams Rs.2750/- Paper Based Test + Computer Based Test
Last Date to Pay MAT exam 2020 Fee for Computer Based test January 26, 2020 Computer Based Exam Date is February 2, 2020
Last Date to Pay MAT Exam 2020 Fee for Paper Based Test February 9, 2020 Paper Based Test date is February 16, 2020

MAT 2020 Eligibility

MAT 2020 exam eligibility for May MAT exam remains unchanged. AIMA has not changed the MAT exam eligibility criteria for the upcoming MAT exam to be held in May 2020. AIMA is likely to conduct on Paper based MAT on May 16 and computer based MAT exam on May 3, 2020. To appear for MAT exam 2020 in May, you must have obtained recognized bachelor’s degree of minimum 3 years duration or equivalent in any discipline.

As against other national level MBA entrance exams, AIMA has not fixed any minimum percentage of marks in graduation as the eligibility criteria to appear in MAT exam. Those studying in their final graduation year may also apply. Besides, there is no age restriction to appear in MAT exam nor does AIMA restrict any candidate to seek MBA admission on the basis of age bar.

  • Completed Bachelor’s degree, or
  • Completed professional degree e.g. CA/CS/ICWA, or
  • Should be in the final year of Bachelor’s degree

2. The percentage of marks obtained by the candidate would be calculated based on the practice as followed by the respective University/Institution.

3. In case of grades / CGPA, the conversion to percentage of marks would be based on the procedure as certified by the respective University/ institution in accordance with the participating management institute’s eligibility criteria.

4. Mere fulfilment of minimum MAT eligibility criteria will not ensure consideration for short listing by the Management Institute in which the applicant applies for admission

5. The candidates must declare and maintain a valid and unique email account and a phone number throughout the MAT 2020 exam process

6. MAT 2020 eligibility does not impose any age bar to appear in MAT 2020 May exam.

MAT 2020 Notification, Apply Online

MAT 2020 - Registration, Application form, Exam fee, Admit card, Eligibility, Pattern

MAT 2020 Paper Based Test date is May 16, 2020 and Computer based test date is May 3, 2020. MAT Exam Pattern 2020 is not much changed from last MAT exam. The May MAT 2020 will have 200 MCQ type questions divided in 5 sections. The time duration is two and half hours.

AIMA (All India Management Association) has been conducting MAT exam since 1988 for MBA admission four times in one year. Scores of MAT 2020 exam will be used as admission criteria in B-schools across the country for the MBA/PGDM 2020-22 batch.

Changes in MAT 2020 Notification, Apply Online

  • Dates for Paper based MAT exam and Computer Based MAT Exam have interchanged
  • Now Paper Based MAT will be held after Computer Based MAT
  • MAT 2020 exam dates are: May 16 for PBT and May 3 for CBT
  • Only two MAT exams are scheduled in May 2020 as against earlier three
  • MAT Pattern is unchanged
  • MAT Exam Fee is unchanged

MAT is a moderate difficulty level national level MBA entrance exam. Some of the key highlights of MAT exam are:

MAT Exam Conducting Body
All India Management Association (AIMA)
Total MAT Exams in a Year
Held in February, May, September, December
Number of MBA colleges under MAT 2020 May exam
Number of MAT exams in May 2020
MAT 2020 Exam Dates
PBT MAT: May 16, 2020 (Saturday)
CBT MAT: May 3, 2020 (Sunday)
Mode of MAT 2020 exam
1 Paper Based & 1 Computer Based MAT Exam
Number of MAT 2020 exam you can apply for
MAT Exam Fee
Rs.1650/- for 1 exam;
Rs.2750/- for 2 exams
MAT Exam Full Form
Management Aptitude Test
MAT Score Validity for MBA Admission
One academic session
Total Questions in MAT Exam
Sectional Division of MAT 2020
5 Sections with 40 Questions in Each Section
MAT Exam Difficulty Level
Easy to Moderate
Required MAT exam Percentile for MBA admission in Top Colleges
Importance of Taking MAT 2020 exam
Offers MBA admission opportunity in 2020
Offers opportunity to improve rank & score
MAT exam application process

MAT 2020 Exam Pattern & Syllabus

  • There are 5 sections with equal number of questions in MAT exam.
  • Each section in MAT question paper will have 40 questions. Total questions are 200
  • All questions are in MCQ format.
  • Total exam time duration to solve the MAT question paper is 150 minutes.
  • Although, individual time limit for each section has been suggested by AIMA, there is no restriction to move from one section to other freely within overall time limit in the MAT 2020 exam.
Section Name
Number of Questions
Suggested Time to solve (In Minutes)
Language Comprehension
Intelligence and Critical Reasoning
Data Analysis and Sufficiency
Mathematical Skills
Indian and Global Environment

MAT is an objective type test with Multiple-Choice Questions (MCQs). Here are the key details about the MAT Pattern:

  • MAT Exam pattern consists of 200 Objective Type Questions (MCQs)
  • MAT Questions are of easy to moderate difficulty level
  • The 5 test sections in MAT 2020 exam
  • Language Comprehension,
  • Mathematical skills,
  • Data Analysis and Sufficiency,
  • Intelligence and Critical Reasoning,
  • Indian and Global Environment.

Section-1: Language Comprehension
The section-1 in MAT exam 2020 on Language Comprehension is divided into two parts – Verbal Ability and Reading Comprehension.

Section-2: Intelligence & Critical Reasoning
The Section-2 on Intelligence & Critical Reasoning consists of two parts with Analytical and Logical Reasoning questions.

Section-3: Data Analysis & Data Sufficiency
The section-3 in MAT exam pattern consists of Data Analysis & Data sufficiency which also has two types of questions – the first type is on Data Analysis which is closer to Data Interpretation and other type of questions are on Data sufficiency.

Section-4: Mathematical Skills
The Section-4 in MAT exam is the Mathematical Skills section. This section is basically the Quantitative Ability section. It is very wide and covers each and every topic in Mathematics with greater emphasis on Arithmetic.

Section-5: Indian & Global Environment
The Indian & Global Environment section in MAT exam is the GK section which covers current affairs, static GK, Business & Economy, International current affairs, Who’s Who, Constitution of India, United Nations Organization among other key topics. It has equal number 40 questions but the score of this section is not counted to determine merit score, so many candidates skip this section or attempt it only if they are left with extra time.

Important Dates

  •  Last Date of Online Application: 10-05-2020
  •  Date of Examination: 03-05-2020 and 16-05-2020

MAT 2020 Application form

AIMA has activateed MAT May 2020 exam application form link on March 5, 2020 in late evening as predicted by You can apply for May MAT exam online only.  There will be two modes of MAT exam. The Paper based MAT and Computer Based MAT.  MAT 2020 exam date is May 16, 2020 for Paper based Test and May 3, 2020 for Computer based Test.

Management Aptitude Test popularly known as MAT Exam is one of the most popular National level MBA entrance exams in India after CAT. More than 300 MBA/PGDM Colleges are accepting MAT exam Scores for Admission 2020.

MAT 2020 Online Registration

 MAT 2020 May exam registration is open now. Registration fee is Rs.1650/-. You can register and apply for May MAT online only. MAT 2020 May exam will be held on May 16, 2020 as Paper based Test and on May 3, 2020 as Computer based Test.

MAT 2020 Registration Process
MAT Exam Registration process is online only and can be completed in five simple steps:

  • Step-1: Create login
  • Step 2: Fill the MAT Registration 2020 Form
  • Step 3: Upload Images on MAT Registration Form 2020
  • Step 4: Make Payment of MAT Registration Fee
  • Step 5: View MAT Registration summary

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MAT 2020 Admit Card

AIMA will release the May MAT 2020 Admit Card on May 12 for PBT and on April 28 for CBT exam separately for the candidates who successfully register by the deadline.  MAT Admit card download will start immediately after it is uploaded on AIMA MAT website. This is a very important document that you must download, check, take print and keep safely to appear successfully in MAT Exam.