MANAGEMENT APTITUDE TEST
When you are aspiring to get into reputed management institutes to pursue the best courses in Management - be it in Finance, Information systems, Strategy, Marketing, Operations- for a career at global level, then it is crucial that you emerge successful not just in examinations that will help you gain entry into management courses, but also build your fundamental skills which provide you with the necessary headstart for a successful career. With most of the exams designed to challenge your talent and potential, it is only natural that you may find these tests demanding and find yourselves competing with the country's best minds for those few coveted seats. One such test which is conducted at an All India Level for gaining entry into prestigious Business Schools is Management Aptitude Test -MAT.
MAT is conducted by All India Management Association four times a year – February, May, September, and December. Till May 2009, MAT has been only a Paper Pencil Test (conducted Offline). However, since September 2009 exam, Management Aptitude Test is being conducted in both the formats-Paper pencil as well as Computer based. This test has five different test areas:- Language Comprehension, Mathematical Skills, Data Analysis and Sufficiency, Intelligence and Critical Reasoning, Indian and Global Environment.
While MAT is relatively an easier exam than CAT but unprepared students would find that MAT also a tough nut to crack. The training programme offered by T.I.M.E. extensively covers each of the five test areas of the written test. With this the candidates get adequately appeared for facing the challenges of the exam.