MAT Eligibility Criteria 2024, Age Limit And Documents Required

by Nehal Sharma Thu 04 Jul 2024 05:24 PM 20

MAT Eligibility Criteria 2024: Attention MBA aspirants! The MAT exam application is open. If you’re thinking of pursuing an MBA (Master of Business administration) or a PGDM (Post Graduate Diploma in management) or any such allied course, then giving the MAT exam is a great idea! The MAT exam stands for Management Aptitude Test that is conducted by the AIMA that stands for All India Management Association. Further, it is such a management exam that gives opportunities to students to appear for this exam more than once in a year and also give it in various modes. Moreover, the best score from the various attempts given by the students will be counted.

Since 1988, Business Schools (B-Schools) have depended on the widely recognized Management Aptitude Test (MAT) to help with their selection procedures to their prestigious MBA and other similar programs. In addition, the Ministry of Education of the Indian Government authorized MAT as a national exam in 2003. Furthermore, the MAT's improved topic focus, shorter testing period, and simplified exam components make it an advanced entry exam today. Consequently, MAT will act as your pass to more than 600 Indian B-Schools.


About The MAT Exam:

  • The Indian Ministry of Education authorized the MAT as a National Level Test.
  • Moreover, this national exam is required for admission to PGDM, MBA, MMS, etc. programs.
  • In fact, both the Delhi High Court and the Honorable Supreme Court of India maintain the legitimacy of MAT results.
  • Since 1988, or nearly 35 years, this exam has been dependable.
  • Furthermore, the results of this test are accepted by hundreds of colleges and business schools.
  • Also, every year, in February, May, September, and December, the test takes place.
  • Moreover, applicants are allowed to apply to more than one institution.
  • Lastly, institutions accept results for a year and consider the best outcome from several attempts.

The MAT exam can be given in the following ways:

Computer Based Test (CBT)
Remote Proctored Internet Based Test (IBT)
Paper Based Test (PBT)
Double Remote Proctored Internet Based Test (IBT+IBT)
Computer Based Test + Remote Proctored Internet Based Test (CBT+IBT)
Paper Based Test + Remote Proctored Internet Based Test (PBT+IBT)
Paper Based Test + Computer Based Test (PBT+CBT)

For an extra cost of ₹1200/-in addition to the ₹2100/-test fee, candidates may choose to take an additional test mode (such as IBT+IBT, PBT+CBT, IBT+PBT, or IBT+CBT). Along with the current option of picking five management institutes, candidates who want to take an extra exam will be able to select two more management institutes to send their results to. Thus, a total of seven management institutes will be informed about the results.

MAT Eligibility Criteria 2024:

Eligibility requirements:

  • Candidates must have completed bachelor's degree in any discipline from a recognised Institute or University.
  • Candidates appearing in the final year examination or awaiting result for Bachelor's degree are also eligible to appear for MAT 2024.
  • There is no minimum score requirement for MAT. Candidates with passing marks in Graduation can appear for the exam.

MAT Age Limit:

As per the latest eligibility criteria of the exam there is no age limit to apply for MAT Exam.

MAT Application:

Register on this link:

For (IBT) The Internet Based Test, (PBT) Paper Based Test or (CBT) Computer Based TestINR 2100/-
For PBT + CBT, IBT + IBT, CBT + IBT or PBT + IBTINR 3300/-

Documents needed for MAT exam application:

Email Address that is valid
Photograph that has been scanned (10 to 50 kb)
scanned signature photo ( 5 and 20 kb)
Details about Net Banking or Credit/Debit Cards (ATM Cards)


So, if you’re planning on going for the MAT exam application. Make sure that you’re well prepared. You can practice mock tests form our website: Being, aware of the exam pattern, practicing based on your strengths and weaknesses will definitely help you ace the exam. Therefore, keep track of the admission notices and appear for the exam.

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