ATMA 2020- Registration, Application, Eligibility, Exam Dates, Pattern, Syllabus

AIMS Test for Management Aptitude (ATMA) is a National Level Management Entrance Test conducted by the Association of Indian Management Schools (AIMS) for admission into PG courses like MBA, PGDM, MMS, and MCA in various B-schools of India. ATMA is conducted 5 times a year in the month of January, February, May, June, and August. ATMA is a passport for the admission in around 200 B-Schools across the country. The first ATMA 2020 is conducted in the month of January in online mode.

UPDATE: Examination schedule for ATMA August 2020 has been released check it below

In this article, candidates will get complete details about ATMA 2020 application form, exam dates, eligibility, registration procedure, syllabus, Admit card, exam pattern, syllabus, Test cities, result etc.


ATMA 2020 – Overview

ExaminationAIMS Test for Management Aptitude
Commonly known asATMA
Article categoryApplication Form
Exam typeNational Level Entrance test
Conducting AuthorityAssociation of Indian Management Schools
Academic year2020-21
Course offeredMBA/PGDM/MCA/MMS
Date of examinationJanuary, February, May, June and August 2020
Exam frequency5 times a year
Mode of examinationOnline
Official ATMA 2021

ATMA August 2020

The registration process for ATMA August 2020 is concluded today i.e. 4th August 2020 so those candidates who are interested and not able to apply need to wait or the next registration process whose details will be available at official website.

ATMA 2020- Important Exam Dates/ Schedule

The tentative schedule for ATMA 2020 all the exam is given below in the table-

ATMA 2020 (Months)Registration Dates  Exam Dates
May13th Feb 20201st July 6th July 2020
August16th July7th August 2020

Final dates will be updated after the release of official notification.

ATMA 2020- Eligibility

Candidates must check whether they fulfill the eligibility criteria before filling the registration form or not.  The eligibility criterion for ATMA 2020 is given below-


  • Candidates must be an Indian citizen.

Age Criteria

  • There is not an age restriction.

Educational Qualification

  • Candidates must have completed a graduation degree in any discipline from a recognized university with minimum 50% marks.
  • Final year appearing candidates can also apply.
  • No work experience is required.

ATMA 2020- Application Form /Registration Form

ATMA 2020 application forms will be made available on the official website of AIMS. As no, offline registration forms will be available, interested candidates have to apply through online mode.

Application Procedure

Below we have shared the application procedure-

  • Visit the official website (mentioned above).
  • Make payment of the application fee.
  • Once the payment is made, candidates will receive a Personal Identification Number (PID) on their mobile numbers and email IDs.
  • Fill in all the details required like personal information and academic details.
  • Upload the photograph and signature in the prescribed format.
  • Once the registration is complete, candidates will receive a login password.
  • Take the printout of the filled application fee for future reference.


  • Candidates must keep a printed copy of the filled registration form safe for future references.
  • Candidates must keep the PID no and login password safe for future references.
  • Candidate must ensure that all the details filled in the application form are accurate. Request for change in Test Center will not be accepted.

Application Fee

  • The application fee for ATMA 2020 will be 1298/-(Rs.1100+ 198 GST).
  • Candidates have to make the payment of the application fee through Debit or Credit Card only. Facility for net banking, Cash, DD, Cheque is not available.
  • 25% concession in fee is an application for women candidates
  • 50% concession in fee is an application for candidates who belong to the North Eastern States.

ATMA 2020-2021 Exam Pattern

The Exam Pattern for ATMA 2020 is as follows-

  • ATMA 2020 exam will be conducted in online mode (Computer Based Test).
  • The total exam duration will be 3 hours.
  • The question paper will be consists of objective type questions.
  • Total 180 questions will be asked.
  • The question paper will be divided into 6 sections.
  • 1 mark will be allotted for each correct answer.
  • ½ marks will be deducted for every wrong answer.
SectionsNo. of questions
Analytical reasoning skills- 130
Quantitative skills-130
Verbal skills-230
Analytical reasoning skills- 230
Quantitative skills-230

ATMA 2020-2021- Syllabus

Here is the section-wise syllabus for ATMA 2021 test-

  • Analytical reasoning skills

The questions in both the sections of Analytical reasoning skills be based on the following topics- Series, Seating Arrangement, Analogy, Coding-decoding of words, letters, statements, Direction sense, Odd-one out, Symbol decoding, Decision making with data-driven problems, Verbal logic,  Letter and number arrangement, Assumptions and conclusion, Statement – conclusion, Data sufficiency in statement to answer questions, Statement – True/false

  • Verbal-

Both the parts of the Verbal section will cover grammar, vocabulary portion, jumbled sentences, Reading comprehension passages, Fill in the Blanks, sentence correction etc.

  • Quantitative skills-

Both the sections of Quantitative skills will include questions from Percentage, Interest- Simple and compound, Time, speed, distance, Time & Work – different type of workers – Men, women, children, Mensuration, Percentage, Number system, even & odd numbers, Geometry – circle, Rectangle, square, Pie charts, Bar diagrams, graph, table, Age calculation, Profit/Loss, Ratio and Average.

ATMA 2020 Test Cities-

Candidates have to choose any two test centers at the time of filling the registration form.  ATMA 2021 Test is expected to be conducted in the following test cities-

Ahmedabad/Gandhi NagarAhmednagarAurangabadBhubhaneshwar

The test cities mentioned above are subject to cancel and change depending on the number of candidates.

ATMA 2020- Admit card

  • Admit card will be made available at least 10 to 15 days before the day of the exam.
  • For Exam scheduled for 1st July 2020 admit card will be released on 28th June 2020.
  • Registered candidates can download the admit card from the official website.
  • No, admit cards will be sent to any candidate by post. Candidates have to download their Admit card by using PID and ATMA password.
  • It is compulsory for all the candidates to carry the admit cards to the exam center. Any candidates found without a valid admit card will not be allowed to appear in the exam.
  • Candidates are also required to carry a valid photo identity card (passport/Aadhaar card/driving license/voter Id/ Pan Card) along with the admit card to the exam center.

ATMA 2020- Result

ATMA result will be released on the specified dates through online mode. Candidates can download the scorecard from the official website by using valid PID and password.

In case of any problem or query related to ATMA 2021, candidates must contact the concerned authority-

Contact details are as follows-

Association of Indian Management Schools (AIMS)
D No- 6-3-668/10/76, First Floor,
Near Sri Kalyana Venkateshwara Temple,
Durga Nagar Colony,
Punjagutta, Hyderabad 500082
Phone- 09607404869

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