MAT 2021: Registration (Started), Exam Dates (Out), Eligibility, Pattern

MAT 2021MAT 2021 Application Form has been released on 4th January 2021 for PBT/ CBT and IBT. Exam will be conducted by All India Management Association (AIMA). Management Aptitude Test (MAT) is a national level examination which is conducted four times in a year- February, May, September and December. Through this exam admission will be offered in MBA and PGDM. Admission will be offered by various B Schools. In this article we have mentioned details about MAT 2021 including exam dates, application form, eligibility etc.

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newiconMAT 2021 Application Form has been released on 4th January 2021 for PBT/ CBT & IBT.  Check here for application details.

newiconMAT 2021 Exam dates have been announced. The exam will be conducted on 16th February 2021 for CBT & 3rd March 2021 for PBT.  Check here for exam details.

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MAT 2021 Exam Dates

Here candidates can check MAT exam dates for February session:

For CBT: 

Events Dates 2021 
Starting of application form4th January 2021 
Last date to apply14th February 2021 
Availability of admit card16th February 2021 
Exam Date20th February 2021 
Announcement of resultFebruary 2021 

For PBT: 

Events Dates 2021 
Starting of application form4th January 2021 
Last date to apply1st March 2021 
Availability of admit card3rd March 2021
Exam date6th March 2021
Announcement of resultMarch 2021 

For IBT Test:

IBT Test DateLast Date for RegistrationAvailability of Admit Card 
8th March 20214th March 20215th March 2021
9th March 20215th March 20216th March 2021
10th March 20216th March 20217th March 2021
11th March 20217th March 20218th March 2021
13th March 20219th March 202110th March 2021

MAT 2021 Registration

Candidates must check details about MAT 2021 Registration from below:

  • MAT 2021 application form has been released on 4th January 2021.
  • Candidates can fill their application form through online mode.
  • Registration process is based on various procedures including filling of application form, document uploads etc.
  • Upload photograph in 40 to 150 kb and signature size must be in 10 to 150 kb size.
  • Candidates can fill their application form till 1st March 2021 for PBT and till 14th February 2021 for CBT.
  • Take printout of the filled application form and keep it secure for other procedure.

Application Fee:

  • Candidates can fill their application fee through online mode.
  • Fee can be paid through debit card/ credit card or net banking.
  • Application fee is non-refundable and non-transferable.

Candidates can check fee structure for CBT and PBT:

Modes Application Fee
For PBT or CBTRs. 1550
For both PBT and CBTRs. 2650
Check Here – How to Fill MAT Application Form

MAT Eligibility Criteria

Candidates must go through MAT eligibility before filling the application form:

  • Qualification: Candidates must have passed bachelor’s degree from any recognized institute.
  • Attempt Limit: There will be no attempt limit for MAT.
  • Age Limit: There is no age limit criteria prescribed.
  • Appearing Candidates: Candidates those are appearing in their final year will also be eligible to apply.

MAT 2021 Exam Pattern

Candidates can check MAT exam pattern from below:

  • Mode of Exam: Examination will be conducted through Computer Based Test (CBT) and Paper Based Test (PBT).
  • Type of Questions: Multiple choice questions will be asked in the examination.
  • Time Duration: Examination will be conducted in 2 and 1/2 hours duration.
  • Sections: Question paper will be divided in five sections.
  • Total Questions: Total 200 questions will be asked in the examination.
  • Marking Scheme: One mark will be provided for every correct answer.
  • Negative Marking: 0.25 marks will be deducted for each wrong response.

Candidates can check exam pattern in table below:

Sections Number of Questions Time
Mathematics skills4040
Language comprehension4030
Intelligence and critical reasoning4030
Indian and global environment4015
Data analysis and sufficiency4035
Total 200150

MAT 2021 Syllabus

Here we have mentioned some important topics of the MAT Syllabus:

Mathematics Skill: This section will include topics like Average, profit and loss, algebra, ratio and proportion, work and time, geometric progression, HCF, LCM, percentage, linear algebra.

Data Analysis and Sufficiency: Questions will be prepared from the topics like bar graphs, puzzles, line chart, Venn diagram, table charts, pie chart.

Indian Global Environment: This will contain topics i.e. current affairs, awards, sports, science, woods and authors, major events incorporate.

Language Comprehension: Analogies, syllogism, fill in the blanks, jumbled paragraphs, English vocabulary, one word substitution, idioms and sentence completion.

General Intelligence and Critical Reasoning: Coding and decoding, statements and assumptions, linear arrangement, sequencing, identifying valid interference.

Preparation Tips

Here we have mentioned MAT preparation tips from below:

  • Make a proper time table and follow it daily.
  • Make short notes of the important topics and revise it daily.
  • Know your exam pattern and syllabus and then prepare accordingly.
  • Solve previous year question papers and sample papers.
  • Candidates are advised to solve the mock tests.
  • Take healthy food and take care of your health.

FAQs (Frequently Asked Questions)

Answer: No, MAT 2021 application form can be filled only through online mode.

Answer: Once application form is submitted no correction or modification will be allowed in the form.

Answer: Candidates must have to fill five institutes in which they want to get admission.

Answer: There is no age limit criteria prescribed to apply for MAT 2021 exam.

Answer: Candidates can appear in any number of times in MAT exam, there is no attempt limit.

Answer: Candidates must upload their photograph and signature in JPG/ JPEG format.

Answer: No, any electronic device will not be allowed in the examination.

Answer: Yes, examination will be conducted through both CBT and PBT mode.

MAT 2021 Admit Card

Admit card will be released through online mode on the website. Candidates can download their admit card from 16thFebruary 2021 for CBT & 3rd March 2021 for PBT. Check all details carefully given on the MAT admit card.

Candidates are advised to bring their admit card on the day of examination. Candidates must bring one ID proof along with the admit card. Candidates can check their admit card using user ID and password.

MAT 2021 Result

Result will be released in the month of February 2021 for cbt exam. Result will be released through online mode. Candidates can check MAT result by entering roll number and application number.

Candidates must check result carefully including details i.e. name, roll number, marks etc. Authority will also release MAT score card to the candidates. Candidates can check their score card through online mode.

Authority will also send the score card by post to the candidates. Take printout of the score card and keep it secure for other references.

MAT 2021 Cut off

Authority will release MAT cut off after announcement of the result. Cut off will be released through online mode. Candidates must have obtained minimum cut off marks to get selected for admission.

Based on the cut off marks candidates will be selected for the admission. Cut off will be prepared based on the total availability of seats, number of students appearing in exam etc.

MAT 2021 Admission

Candidates will have report at the participated institute separately. MAT counselling will not be organized by the authorities. Some institute will organized group discussion and personal interview.

Seats will be allotted to the candidates based on the marks secured in the exam. Candidates will also have to submit their original documents for verification. Without verification of documents seats will not be allotted the candidates.

If you have any other query about MAT 2021, then you can ask us by leaving your queries below.

Displaying 21 Comments
  1. ishwarya says:

    in online mode exams should we go to some institute or we can write in home?

  2. NandaDulal Sau says:

    When the registration form of may exam will be released?

  3. Vishali says:

    When will the official link for MAT Feb 2021 registration be released?

  4. Vaishnavi Nayak says:

    Can we give MAT Exam sitting at home

  5. Amisha says:

    When will the application of the February exams be released

  6. Neha says:

    Can we give MAT2021 feb exam from home ??

  7. SUJOY KR. BISWAS says:

    now, i purching hospital management , in 3rd year (5th semester), so can i fill up this form

  8. February exams be released says:

    When will the application of the February exams be released

  9. Rajnish says:

    Is there any options for ibt(2021)?

  10. Deekshita Bora says:

    If I take the MAT in May 2021, will I be able to get admission for the 2021-23 batch?

  11. sk fareed says:

    will u provide the official link of registration of MAT when it is available on this site.

  12. Amisha Chandel says:

    Will calculator be allowed in PBT?

  13. Aloka says:

    I am a final year student can I appear for mat in Feb 2021

  14. Lavisha says:

    Is there any other criteria for Applying in mba in aviation?

  15. Radha gupta says:

    Which test will Better for take. M. B. A admission

  16. Hetal J Shah says:

    When will the application for MAT exam will start for the students who want to do MBA for the academic year ( AY) 2021- 2023 ??
    When should final year students apply for December 2020 MAT exam ( for AY 2021-23 )

  17. Shrisha says:

    Can I take up the MAT exams in Feb2021 and get the admitted to the college from next June 2021?

  18. Annwesha Mandal says:

    When will registration begin for September MAT exam.

  19. Rajesh Rawat says:

    For 2021 admission, how many times can I attend mat exam?

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