Management aptitude test (MAT) December 2015

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All India Management Association AIMA has released notification for Management aptitude test (MAT) December 2015. 

MAT is conducted by Centre for Management Services (CMS) which is the specialized division of AIMA undertaking testing and other management services.MAT scores are considered by a wide range of B-schools including some good B-schools. The competition levels in MAT may be lower than those in CAT.

Name of the activity
Management Aptitude Test
(MAT)
Mode of Test 
(How to take the test)
Candidate can choose any one of the two options to take the test:
Paper Based Test
or
Computer Based Test
Test Date
Paper Based Test
Computer Based Test
06 December 2015
(Sunday)
12 December 2015 (Saturday)onwards** 
**If the number of candidates registered for Computer Based Test is limited and can be accommodated in a single day; the test will be completed on 12 December 2015 itself.
Test Timing
Paper Based Test
Computer Based Test
10.00am-12.30pm
In different Time slots at specific test venues; subject to number of candidates registering for Computer Based Test.
Eligibility
Graduates in any discipline.


·         Final year students of Graduate Courses can also apply.
How to apply
Candidate can choose any one of the following modes to apply.
·         Register online at website lnk: http://apps.aima.in/matdec15 with Credit Card/Debit Card (ATM Card) payment. Detailed procedure is given on the website link.
Or
·         Register online at website link:  http://apps.aima.in/matdec15 by making payment of Rs.1200/- through Net Banking. Detailed procedure is given on the website link.
Or
·         Obtain crossed Demand Draft (DD) of Rs 1200/- (One thousand two hundred only) in favour of ‘All India Management Association’ payable at Delhi from any Bank. Register online at website link: http://apps.aima.in/matdec15 along with the DD details. Detailed procedure is given on the website link 
Or
·         Obtain OMR Registration Form with MAT Bulletin/CD against cash payment of Rs 1200/- (One thousand two hundred only) from AIMA, New Delhi.
List of Participating Management Institutes
(Click Here for the List)
List of Participating MIs.
Four Digit codes for Management Institutes/University Departments accepting the MAT Score are given in the List of Participating Institutes/Universities as MI Code. There are five blocks consisting of four boxes each given in the Form. Fill the codes of those five institutes only where you have applied or are applying for admission. No additional fee is to be paid for filling these 5 choices.
Important Notice: Applicants are advised to check the approval/recognition status of various programs directly from the concerned Authorities/ Institutes/ Universities.
AIMA HAS COME ACROSS A COUPLE OF CASES WHERE THE ASPIRING CANDIDATES’ MAT SCORE IS NOT ACCEPTED BY SOME PARTICIPATING INSTITUTES/UNIVERSITIES FOR ADMISSION TO MBA FULL TIME COURSE DESPITE THEIR CONFIRMATION TO AIMA AT THE TIME OF PARTICIPATION BY INCORPORATING THEIR NOTIFICATIONS IN MAT BULLETIN. CANDIDATES ARE ADVISED TO RECHECK WITH THE CONCERNED INSTITUTES/UNIVERSITIES BEFORE APPLYING FOR MAT.
Important Dates forApplying
·         For candidates who complete the Online Registration by
o    Uploading digital image of photograph,
o    Uploading digital image of signature, and
o    Online payment
Last Date for Online Registration:24 November 2015 (Tuesday)

(In this case, do NOT send the printout of the Registration Form. However, the candidate should retain a Printout of Registration Form for reference.)
·         For candidates who affix the photograph and sign the printout of Registration Form
and
·         For candidates who make the payment through Demand Draft (DD) or Online Payment
and
·         For candidates who purchase the Registration Form against cash payment from AIMA Study Centres or from AIMA, New Delhi

Late Date for Online Filling-up
/ Purchase of Form:21 November 2015 (Saturday)
and
Last Date for Submission of duly completed Printout of Registration Form at AIMA, New Delhi :24 November 2015 (Tuesday)

(In this case, SEND the Printout of Registration Form. DD is also to be sent along with the Printout of the Registration Form, if payment was made through DD.)
Test Centre City 
(Click Here for the List)
·         Test Centre City list is provided in the Bulletin. Test Venues for Paper-Based Test and Computer Based Test are different.
·         The Paper-Based Test will take place only on one day i.e., 06 December 2015 at one time slot i.e., 10.00am-12.30pm, whereas the Computer Based Test will take place from  12 December 2015  in different time slots.
·         If the number of candidates registered for Computer Based Test is limited and it can be accommodated in a single day; the test will be completed on 12 December 2015 itself.
·         If the number of candidates registered for Computer Based Test is few in a particular centre, these candidates have to appear for the Paper-Based Test on 06 December 2015.
MAT Registration Form Acknowledgement
All Forms received at AIMA are scanned / validated within 5 days and the Form Numbers of such received forms will be available on website link:http://apps.aima.in/mat_reciept.aspx. Further, your form is scrutinized and if found in order; it is provisionally registered.
MAT Registration Form received later than the due date is liable to be rejected. Neither any correspondence in this regard will be entertained nor will the fee to be refunded.
Admit Card
·         All provisionally registered candidates both for Paper Based and Computer Based Test can download their Admit Card from AIMA website link: http://apps.aima.in/matadmitcard.aspx on or after 28 November 2015 (Saturday).
·         Specific Admit Card is generated both for the candidates opted for the Paper Based Test and for the Computer Based Test. Admit Card contains Candidate’s Name, Form No, Roll No, Test Date, Test Time and Test Venue Address. Candidate has to strictly follow the date and time allotted to him/her in the case of Computer Based Test.

For more details please visit https://www.aima.in

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