MBA aspirants are familiar with all management exams such as CAT, XAT, and GMAT etc. I have also previously discussed much about every management exam. But today, I will share relevant details about one of the most popular management exams known as MAT. Many aspirants don’t know the primary reason behind the popularity of MAT examination. Many individuals are pursuing Executive MBA degree through MAT examination, which is a cheap option compared to full-time management degree or diplomas. I’ also share the relevant details and about MAT 2019 (September) examination. First, let’s converse about Executive MBA through MAT examination.
- Why individuals pursue Executive MBA through MAT?
Basically, the Executive MBA degree is designed for senior executive and working employees. Professionals who don’t want to leave their job and pursue an MBA degree at nominal rates. According to various sources, individuals who opt for Executive MBA programs have to spend hardly 50 to 60 days in management institutes. They can complete their program while working in the office. Individuals who opt for such programs through MAT, enhance their chances of pursuing management degree without much competition and expenditure. Even the best MBA colleges in India are utilizing MAT scores and serving part-time management degrees.
Even if you are planning to pursue a management degree, without leaving your well-paying job, then part-time Executive MBA programs should be the choice. Now let’s straight move onto upcoming MAT examination and its relevant details. I will be sharing you all the necessary notification of Mat (September) session.
- What is the MAT examination?
MAT (Management Aptitude Test) is the only management exam which is conducted four times in a year. The All India Management Association (AIMA) manages MAT examination. You’ll be surprised to know that scores of MAT examination are utilized by more than 600 business schools in India. In previous years, students were not much interested in the MAT, because other management exams were more beneficial for them. But due to immense competition in other management exams such as CAT, XAT etc, students started opting for MAT examination. AIMA conducts this exam both in computer-based and pen-paper modes.
AIMA has released MAT exam dates and important notifications for the September sessions in the last month. So if you are still not aware of it, then keep reading this article, to know all the latest notifications disclosed by AIMA.
- What are the MAT (September) 2019 dates?
MAT (September) 2019 registration process has already started for both pen-paper based and computer-based test. AIMA has disclosed the official dates. You can check out all the official dates mentioned in a tabular form. Keep reading because I don’t want you to miss the date of each particular event.
|Important events||Relevant dates|
|Start of the registration process for MAT (September) 2019[pen-paper based test]||19th June 2019 to 25th August 2019|
|Start of the registration process for MAT (September) 2019 [computer-based test]||19th June 2019 to 8th September 2019|
|Release of admit card for MAT (September) 2019 paper-based test||27TH August 2019|
|Release of admit card for MAT (September) 2019 computer-based test||14th August 2019|
|Exam date for MAT (September) 2019 paper-based test||1st September 2019|
|Exam date for MAT (September) 2019 computer-based test||14th September 2019|
|Announcement of MAT (September) 2019 results||28th September 2019|
These all are the official dates, not the rumoured ones. It is requested that any student who has missed the official notification of AIMA, can follow these dates and register for the September session.
- Relevant information about the MAT selection process
The next important thing after MAT 2019 (September) dates, you should know about the selection procedure. The selection procedure is pretty simple and similar to all other management entrance exams. The selection procedure of MAT starts just after the announcement of results. The selection procedure will vary according to the various criteria of different business schools. Some business schools offer seats based on MAT scores, and some follow the traditional selection procedure criteria. You can check the details mentioned below, to knows more about MAT selection procedure.
- Register yourself in AIMA official portal
Once AIMA discloses the results, you have to send your MAT scores immediately. You can send your scores by registering yourself at AIMA. Students have the freedom to enter their desired five management institutes for the admission purpose. Make sure you check the cut-off marks of your desired institute for a quick interview call.
- Apply at the official portal of your desired management institute
According to the cut-off marks, you have to apply at the official portal of the management institute to get eligible for the selection process. Depending on your preferred business school, you can be called directly for the interview. On the other hand, the business school can also mail you for the traditional selection procedure.
If you are eligible and shortlisted, you’ll receive a final call letter from the management institute.
- MAT 2019 (September) admit card
As I have stated above, the admit cards for the pen-paper based test will be released by AIMA on 27th August 2019. On the other hand, for the computer-based test, admit cards will be released on 9th September 2019. It is mandatory that students download their respective admit cards from the official portal of AIMA. It is advised that students all the relevant details on the admit card such as venue, timings etc.
- MAT 2019 (September) results
The results for both pen-paper based and computer-based test will be announced together on 28th September 2019. The results will be unveiled on the official website of AIMA. Students can download their scorecards by entering their registration numbers and roll number.
I hope you are conversant about all the details of MAT (September) 2019. It is requested to go through the official dates and notification, incase you miss them; there are no chances that you appear for the examination. If you have been done with the registration process, just sit back and study well for the examination.
Best of Luck for MAT!