MAT Eligibility Criteria 2018

Dec. 23, 2017 21998 anangsha

MAT Eligibility Criteria MAT Eligibility Criteria 2018 – The eligibility criteria of MAT provide details regarding age, nationality and educational qualification required to apply for the exam. MAT eligibility criteria 2018 has been released by AIMA. Candidates applying for MAT must have bachelors degree in any discipline as per MAT eligibility criteria 2018. The examination authority has not prescribed any age limit and work experience for applying to MAT. MAT 2018 is scheduled to be conducted on February 4 and 10 in paper and computer-based mode, respectively. MAT 2018 application form has been released on December 20. The last date to apply for MAT 2018 is January 26. Candidates can read below for more details on MAT eligibility criteria 2018.



MAT Eligibility Criteria 2018

MAT eligibility criteria are given below for candidates.

Age limit
There is no age limit for applying to MAT 2018
Work Experience
No work experience is required to apply for MAT
Number of attempts
There is no limit in the number of attempts candidates can take the exam as many times they want
Educational qualification
Graduation in any discipline from recognized Institution/ University.

Candidates who are in their final year of Graduation can also apply for MAT provisionally.
The institutes decides a minimum pass percentage in graduation or equivalent examination as per category


MAT Eligibility Criteria 2018 FAQs

Candidates can check below the FAQs related to MAT eligibility criteria 2018.

Ques 1: What is the minimum qualifying marks in graduation for MAT 2018?

Ans: The minimum percentage requirement in graduation differs as per MAT participating institutes. Generally, the minimum qualifying marks is 50 %.

Ques 2: Can a final year graduation candidate apply for MAT?

Ans: Candidates in their final year graduation can apply for MAT provided they will be admitted provisionally.

Ques 3: Am I eligible to apply for MAT 2017 if I completed graduation from Distance Learning?

Ans: Yes, candidates can apply provided the university must be recognised by government.

Ques 4: Can I apply for MAT in the same year?

Ans: Yes, candidates can appear for MAT in the same year. There is no limit in the number of attempts.

Ques 5: Is there any reservation criteria?

Ans: Yes, certain number of seats are reserved for SC, ST, OBC, PwD and General category candidates.

MAT 2018 Application Form

MAT application form is available now. Candidates can submit their application both online and offline. To apply online, candidates have to first register for the exam which will be followed by filling the application, uploading photograph and signature, paying the application fees and taking printout of the application. Candidates have to purchase MAT application form from the study centres of AIMA to fill the application offline. MAT application fees have to be paid online and offline which is Rs. 1271 for all categories. Candidates have to enter their choice of MAT exam centres while filling the application form.

About MAT 2018

MAT is conducted four times a year - February, May, September and December. MAT is a standarised test conducted to screen candidates for the management programmes offered by over 600 business schools. MAT comprises five sections - Language Comprehension, Mathematical Skills, Data Analysis and Sufficiency, Intelligence and Critical Reasoning and Indian and Global Environment covering 150 minutes.

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