MAT December 2017 Exam Application Dates, Admit Card, Answer key/Result

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MAT December 2017 Exam Application Dates, Admit Card, Answer key/Result

MAT Exam Dates 2017 for the December session has been released. MAT Exam is been conducted by All India Management Association (AIMA). Management Aptitude Test is the privileged management entrance exam to facilitate Business Schools (B-Schools) to screen candidates for admission to MBA/PGDM programs.
MAT examination scores will be considered by more than 600 B-Schools across India. MAT is conducted 4 times in the year i.e., in the month of February, May, September and December. The candidates who are interested in taking up MAT December Exam can go through this Article which helps the candidate to get the complete information of MAT Application form, Important Dates, Eligibility criteria, Pattern, Answer key, Cutoff, Result, Admission Procedure.

Name of the Entrance Examination:

Management Aptitude Test (MAT)

Exam Type:

National level entrance test

Category of the Exam:

Post-Graduation Exam


In the month of December


Paper Based Test, Computer Based Test

MAT December: Important Dates 

  • MAT Application form starts in the month of October 2017.
  • Submission of the Application form will be in the month of November 2017.
  • Downloading of Admit Card will be available prior to 2 weeks from the examination. 
  • Examination Date i.e., Paper Based Test (offline), Computer Based Test (online) will be held in the First and second week of December 2017. 
  • MAT Result will be declared within a month after the examination. 

Eligibility Criteria for MAT December

  • Graduation degree in any discipline from a Recognized University.
  • Candidates who are in their Final year of their Graduation can also apply for MAT Exam. They have to submit the required documents as a proof of completion of graduation within the prescribed time.  
  • There is no prescribed age limit and number of attempts for appearing for MAT exam.
  • Work Experience is also not necessary required. 

Application form for MAT December

  • Availability of MAT Application forms will be in both online and offline modes.
  • For all the category candidates, MAT Application fee costs Rs 1400. 
  • MAT Application fee is non-refundable. 
  • Application fee can be paid via both online (debit/credit or net banking) and offline mode (demand draft).
  • In offline process, the candidate has to fill the Mat application form and the same has to be submitted at the AIMA centres along with the application fee.

MAT Admit Card 2017

  • MAT Admit Card will be available before 2 weeks from the examination. 
  • MAT Dec 2017 Hall tickets will be issued separately for the Paper based Test (offline) and Computer based Test (Online).
  • The candidates are required to get their Hall Ticket on the date of their examination.
  • The candidates who fail to produce the Admit card to the invigilator in exam hall will not be allowed to write the MAT exam. 
  • The Applicant details, venue of the test conducted, exam timings and details will be provided in the MAT Admit card.

MAT Exam Pattern for December

Exam Date: December 2017
Mode: Paper Based Test (offline), Computer Based Test (Online)
No. of Questions: MAT Question paper consists of 200 questions.
Total Duration: 150 minutes.

MAT Question paper pattern

  • In MAT, the exam consists of totally 5 sections and each section will carry 40 marks.
  • MAT Exam question paper consists of 5 sections namely Language Comprehension, Data Analysis and Sufficiency, Mathematical Skills, Intelligence and Critical Reasoning, Indian and Global Environment.
  • Each question carries 1 mark.
  • Negative Marking, for every wrong answer ¼ marks will be deducted. 

MAT Cutoff

Aspirants who are appearing for MAT December 2017 Exam, they can check the Previous Record of MAT cutoff which is given below:

College Name MAT Cutoff
TA Pai Management Institute, Manipal  700
ABV-IIITM, Gwalior  600
Xavier Institute of Management and Entrepreneurship, Bangalore    700
National Institute of Technology, Warangal     600
Institute of Finance and International Management, Bangalore  600
Institute of Public Enterprise, Hyderabad  650
 Balaji Institute of Modern Management, Pune 600
PSG Institute of Management, Coimbatore  600
Amity Business School, Noida 500
Alliance School of Business, Bangalore  500

Note : These are the top 10 B-School and their cut-offs. The ranges of cutoffs will be from 250 to 700 varying from B-School to B-School.

List of MBA Colleges in India participating in MAT Entrance Examination

MAT Answer key 

  • MAT 2017 Answer key will be published after one or two weeks of the examination.
  • Candidates can check their answers and calculate their marks accordingly with the help of Answer key. 

MAT December 2017 Result 

  • MAT 2017 December session Results is expected to be declared in the last week of December. i.e., within a month after the examination.
  • To check the result, the candidates need to enter their respective roll number, application form number, month and year of the Test. 
  • The MAT result will be available online and offline as well. AIMA will send the scorecards of the candidates through post. The score card provides the sectional score of the candidates. 
  • The validity of MAT Exam score is for 1 year from the date of MAT result declaration for admission to MBA/PGDM programs. 
  • Recognized and reputed institutions in India accept the MAT scores. 

MAT 2017 Admission Process 

  • On the basis of the Entrance test, the candidates will be shortlisted. The shortlisted candidates have to appear for the further round of selection.
  • Privileged Management Colleges accepts the MAT score for Admission in MBA/PGDM Program. 
  • Almost every participating institution has its own selection process.
  • Admission Process consists of Group Discussion followed by Personal Interview and or Written Ability Test (WAT) rounds.
  • Final selection for the Admission will be on the basis of performance of the candidates in the selection rounds. 

MAT 2017: Application Form Date, Admit card, Eligibility, Cutoff, Result, Admission Procedure

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