MAT February 2017
Name of the activity
Management Aptitude Test
Mode of Test 
(How to take the test)
Candidate can choose any one of the two options to take the test:

Paper Based Test
Computer Based Test

Test Date Paper Based Test Computer Based Test
05 February 2017
11 February 2017
**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 11 February 2017 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.
List of Participating Management Institutes
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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 fields given in the Registration Form. Select 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 and other details directly from the concerned Authorities/ Institutes/ Universities.

Important Dates for Applying
  • For candidates who complete the Online Registration by

    • Uploading digital image of photograph,
    • Uploading digital image of signature, and
    • Online payment
Last Date for Online Registration: 27 January 2017 (Friday)


(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

  • For candidates who make the payment through Demand Draft (DD) or Online Payment
Last Date for Online Filling-up/ Purchase of Form:24 January 2017 (Tuesday)

Last Date for Submission of duly completed Printout of Registration Form at AIMA, New Delhi: 27 January 2017 (Friday)

(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
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Test Centre City list is provided in the dropdown menu for the test centre choices in the registration form. 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., 05 February 2017 at one time slot i.e., 10.00am-12.30pm, whereas the Computer Based Test will take place from 11 February 2017 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 11 February 2017 itself.

MAT Registration Form Acknowledgement All filled-in forms or printout of online registration if required to be sent; received at AIMA will be processed within 5 days and the Form Numbers of such received forms will be available on website link: Such receipts will be scrutinized and if found in order; it will be provisionally registered. However, form printout received later than the due date is liable to be rejected. Neither any correspondence in this regard will be entertained nor 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: ( on or after 28 January 2017 (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.