Centre for Management Services (CMS) is the specialized division of AIMA undertaking testing and other management services. The testing services have been in operation since 1988 facilitating academia, industry and governments to screen and select candidates for higher studies, recruitment, promotion, etc.
Over hundreds of AICTE-approved Institutions & University departments and over lakhs of MBA aspirants having availed AIMA’s testing services. MAT is approved by Ministry of HRD, GOI as a National Entrance Test.
MAT is usually conducted 4 times in a year in February, May, September and December. The minimum qualification for appearing in MAT is graduation in any discipline from any recognized University or equivalent recognized degree. A final year student in any undergraduate (i.e., B.A, B.Sc, B.Com, B.Tech. etc.) can also appear provisionally. Usually, there is a minimum per centage requirement in graduation, which is different for different MIs/University.
MAT aspirants can choose either Paper Based Test or Computer Based Test. The Paper Based Test is being conducted on the first Sunday of the February, May, September and December from 1000-1230 hours, whereas the Computer Based Test is being conducted from Saturday onwards (6 days after the Paper Based Test date) and in different Time slots.
It is an objective type test with multiple-choice answers. The test is designed to measure a person’s general aptitudes as the following table indicates:
|SectionNo.||Section||No. of Questions||Time Suggested (Minutes)|
|3||Data Analysis and Sufciency||40||35|
|4||Intelligence and Critical Reasoning||40||30|
|5||Indian and Global Environment||40||15|
For more info visit www.aima.in/testingservices