MAT 2021 Registration Aug/Sep (Open) Exam Date, Pattern, Syllabus, Eligibility

MAT 2021 Examination Application Form: AIMA MAT 2021 online registration window is now available for students for Aug and Sep exam. The online application window will remain open until 9th Sep 2021 (IBT) and the admit card for the same will be available to download from 26th Aug 2021. Students who are graduates from any discipline or in the last year of their bachelor courses can submit MAT 2021 application. Candidates can appear for the MAT Aug/Sep 2021 examination in various ways whose details are given below.

Update: Last date to submit online application for MAT Paper Based test (PBT) is 29th August 2021, CBT 14th August 2021, and IBT 9th September 2021

MAT 2021

MAT (Management Aptitude Test) is one of the popular National Level Management Entrance Exams in India. It is conducted by the All India Management Association (AIMA) four times a year (February, May, September, and December) for admission into MBA and allied programs in all the associated and other B-schools across India. MAT scorecard is accepted by around 600 B-schools across India. MAT is conducted in both offline (Paper Based Test) and online (Computer Based Test) mode.

MAT Feb 2021 Application Form

Here, candidates will get complete details about MAT 2021 application form, exam dates, eligibility, registration procedure, syllabus, Admit card, exam pattern, syllabus, Test cities, result, etc.

MAT 2021 registration has been started and the applicant can submit their application till 9th Sep 2021.

MAT 2021- An Overview

ExaminationManagement Aptitude Test
Commonly known asMAT 2021
Article categoryApplication Form
Exam typeNational level entrance exam
Conducting AuthorityAll India Management Association (AIMA)
Academic year2021
Course offeredMBA and allied programs
MAT 2021 application last dateCBT: 14th August
PBT: 29th August
IBT: 9th Sep 2021
Exam date for PBT5th Sep 2021
Exam date for CBT21st August 2021
Exam date for IBT 28th Aug 2021 onwards
Exam frequency4 times a year
Mode of examinationOffline and online both
Official website of

MAT IBT 2021 System Compatibility

Candidates need to check whether their system is compatible for IBT or not and it can be done so easily. you just need to perform a few steps and you can easily get to know about it.

Check system compatibility


MAT 2021- Eligibility

The eligibility criterion for MAT 2021 is given below.


  • Candidates must be an Indian citizen to be eligible for MAT.

Age Criteria

  • There is not any specific age criterion for this exam.

Educational Qualification

  • Candidates must be a graduate with any discipline from a recognized university.
  • There is no any minimum marks criterion on graduation.
  • Final year appearing candidate are also eligible.

MAT 2021- Registration Form

MAT 2021 application form is now available on the official website of AIMA. No application form will be made available in offline mode. Candidates can avail it only through the online mode.

Application Procedure

Candidates can follow the given procedure to fill the MAT 2021 online registration form-

  • Visit the official website of AIMA (mentioned above).
  • Click on “New Registration”
  • Register by providing a valid email ID and a working mobile number.
  • Once registration is done, log in by using the registration number and password sent on mobile and email address.
  • Fill all required information like personal information and qualification details etc.
  • Upload the scanned image of your recent passport photograph and signature as per the specifications.
  • Make payment of the application fees
  • Preview and verify the entire application.
  • Finally, click on the “submit”
  • A confirmation page will be generated.
  • Download and take the printout of the confirmation page for future reference.

Candidates must fill all the details carefully. They are advised to refer their 10th class certificate to fill in the details in application form.

Candidates are advised to keep the printed copy of the filled in the registration form for future references.

Application Fee

Internet Based Test (IBT) OR Paper Based Test (PBT)
OR Computer Based Test (CBT)
Rs 1650/-
Double remote proctored Internet Based test (IBT)
Rs 2750/-
  • Candidates can make payment of MAT application fee through credit card/debit card, net banking and mobile wallet.
  • The application fee for MAT is non-transferable and non-refundable.

Things Required for application

Beofore submitting the online application, applicant do keep such things ready which are given as: –

  • Valid Email ID
  • Applicant Passport size photo in scanned form (10 to 50 kb)
  • Scanned image of applicant signature (5 to 20 kb)
  • Credit/Debit or net banking details

MAT 2021 Exam Schedule

The exam schedule for MAT 2021 depended on the mode you opted for. So below we have mentioned the exam schedule for each mode.

Paper Based Test (PBT)

Test Date5th Sep 2021
Online registration Last date29th August 2021
Admit Card Availability30th August 2021

Computer Based Test (CBT)

Test Date21st August 2021
Online registration Last date14th August 2021
Admit Card Availability17th August 2021

Internet Based Test (IBT)

IBT Test dateSlotsRegistration Last dateAdmit Card Date
28th Aug 202110 AM to 12:30 PM
4 PM to 6:30 PM
25th Aug 202126th August 2021
29th August 202110 AM to 12:30 PM
4 PM to 6:30 PM
26th August 202127th August 2021
4th September 202110 AM to 12:30 PM
4 PM to 6:30 PM
1st September 20212nd September 2021
5th September 202110 AM to 12:30 PM
4 PM to 6:30 PM
2nd September 20213rd September 2021
11th September 202110 AM to 12:30 PM
4 PM to 6:30 PM
8th September 20219th September 2021
12th September 202110 AM to 12:30 PM
4 PM to 6:30 PM
9th September 202110th September 2021

Mode of Test

Now applicant can choose through which mode he/she wants to appear for the examination. have a look at the MAT 2021 mode of test

  • Remote Proctored Internet-Based test OR
  • Double Remote Proctored Internet-Based test OR
  • Paper-Based Test OR
  • Paper-Based Test and Remote Proctored Internet-based test OR
  • Computer Based Test OR
  • Computer Based Test and Remote Proctored Internet-based test OR
  • Paper-Based Test and Computer Based Test

MAT 2021- Exam Pattern

The Exam Pattern for MAT 2021 is as follows-

  • MAT 2021 exam will be conducted in both online mode and offline mode.
  • The total exam duration will be 2 hours 30 minutes.
  • MAT paper will be divided into 5 sections.
  • Total 200 questions will be asked.
  • Questions paper will be of objective type questions.
  • 1 mark will be allotted for each correct response.
  • ¼ marks will be deducted for every wrong answer.
S.noSectionNo. of questionsTime
1Language Comprehension4030
2Mathematical Skills4040
3Data Analysis and Sufficiency4035
4Intelligence and Critical Reasoning4030
5Indian and Global Environment4015


Here is the syllabus for MAT 2021-

  • Language Comprehension- Question will be based on English Grammar, English Proficiency; Para jumble, Fill in the Blanks, Reading Comprehension.
  • Data Analysis and Sufficiency- Data Sufficiency; charts, graphs (line, area), (column, bar, pie), Venn diagram etc.
  • Mathematical Skills- Number System, Ratio, and Proportion, Unitary Method; Time and Distance, Profit and Loss, Interest, Mixtures and Allegation, Triangles, Circles, Mensuration,  Permutation and Combinations, Sequence And Series, Heights and Distance; Linear Programming, Coordinate Geometry etc.
  • Intelligence and Critical Reasoning- Questions in this section will be based on Fact Inference, Judgment, Analogy, Statement Argument, Passage Conclusion etc.
  • Indian and Global Environment- It involves current affairs and General knowledge questions from various fields like Economics, national and international affairs, finance etc.

MAT 2021 IBT important links

Registration Link
Register for IBT mock test
Take IBT mock test
Download MSB Browser for MAT IBT

MAT Test Cities

MAT 2021 is expected to be conducted in the following cities-

ChandigarhRaipurDelhi (NCR)Ahmedabad

MAT 2021- Admit card

Admit card will be made available on the official website of AIMA on the specified date. It is compulsory for all the candidates to carry a valid admit card along with a valid ID proof. Candidates must reach the examination center at least 90 minutes before the commencement of exam. No candidate will be allowed to enter the exam hall without a valid admit card. As MAT 2021 CBT and PBT exam will be held on different dates, admit cards for both exams will be released separately on different dates.

Writing material- Black/Blue Ballpoint pen

Download MAT Admit Card

MAT Result

MAT 2021 result for Feb Session will be released by the officials on prescribed dates. Students can download it by submitting their login details and once it was available we will share its link on this page.

MAT May 2021 Result Link: Available Now

MAT 2021- Scorecard

After the declaration of result MAT scorecard will be made available on the website. Apart from this scorecard will also be sent to the candidates by post. MAT scorecard contains the marks/scores obtained by the candidates in each section, percentile etc. MAT scorecard will be valid for one year for that particular session.

MAT 2021 Clarification

If any candidates have any query regarding the MAT 2021 then they can clarify it by contacting the authority at

Email: (IBT)/ (PBT/CBT)

and also call at 8130338839, 9599030586, 011-47673020 between 09:00 AM to 07:00 PM.

All India Management Association

Management House
14, Institutional Area,
Lodhi Road,
New Delhi 110003,
Phone: 011-47673000
Fax: 011-24643035