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ATMA 2021 Result (Announced), Rank Predictor, Cut off, Selection Process and Counselling

Exam: 25 Mar `21
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ATMA Results for February cycle has been released by the Association of Indian Management Schools (AIMS) on February 19, 2021. Candidates can download their ATMA Result from the official website using login credentials. ATMA Scores can be used for admission into MBA/PGDM/MMS/MCA courses offered by participating institutions. Candidates can use ATMA Rank Predictor Tool to calculate their percentile.

The format of results is in the form of a scorecard, containing sectional (Quantitative, Verbal, Analytical) and overall marks secured by the candidate. The hard copy of the test result will not be sent unless otherwise specifically requested.

  • Candidates can log in to the official admission portal of ATMA using their registered password and user ID to check their ATMA Scorecards.
  • Admission in various management courses is given to the candidates who meet ATMA Cutoff.
  • ATMA Participating Colleges tally up to more than 399 institutes, including business schools in Maharashtra.
  • Candidates are required to validate results by using their Roll number and Result Validation Key. 
  • Candidates scoring either equal or more than the cutoff marks have to participate in Group Discussion (GD) and Personal Interview (PI) rounds.

ATMA 2021 Exam will be conducted in the second week of February 2021 and the registration process will begin by the third week of November 2020. Check ATMA 2021 Exam Schedule


ATMA Result Dates

ATMA 2021 Result Date

Candidates appearing for the upcoming TAMA Exam must be aware of ATMA 2021 dates which are important for the exam.

Events Dates
Exam date February 14, 2021
Announcement of result February 19, 2021 (Out)
Starting of counselling March, 2021

How to check ATMA Result?

How to Check ATMA Result 2021?

To check the results online, applicants need to follow simple instructions, as mentioned below:

  • Visit the official website of AIMS ATMA i.e.
  • Select the date of exam (e.g. February 9, 2021)
  • Enter the Roll Number/ Registration Number/ PID along with the Password
  • ATMA Result will be reflected on the screen
  • Download the scorecard

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Details in ATMA Scorecard

Details mentioned in ATMA Scorecard

The following details will be available in the result for the candidates to check:

  • Candidate’s Name
  • Candidate’s Address
  • Roll Number
  • Test Date (date/month/year)
  • Marks scored in Quantitative skills (scaled score for 100 and percentile), Verbal skills (scaled score for 100 and percentile) Analytical Reasoning (scaled score for 100 and percentile)
  • Total scaled score 
  • Overall percentile

Important Note: A Complete list of candidates who have appeared for ATMA 2021 will be released by AIMS. This page will be updated with the list once it has been officially released. 

ATMA Scores Interpretation

Interpretation of ATMA Scores

Scaled scores These scores are based on the raw scores obtained by each candidate and are statistically scaled with reference to the entire Test population
Percentile In addition to the scaled scores, the scorecard will also contain the percentile. These indicate the percentage of candidates who have taken the test and have scored below the candidate in that category. For example, if a candidate’s score sheet indicates 53%, it means that 53 percent of test candidates scored below her/him.

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ATMA Cancellation of Scores

ATMA Result 2021: Cancellation of Scores

A candidate’s score is cancelled if they are found resorting to any misconduct or unfair practice. The candidate whose result is cancelled will be informed accordingly.

What to do after ATMA Result 2021 Declaration?

  • Over 200 Top-management institutes accept the scores of ATMA.
  • After the declaration of the ATMA result, the scores are sent to five institutions chosen by candidates at the time of registration.
  • The participating institutes decide the admission criteria and accordingly candidates are called for further process.
  • Candidates who want to send their scores to more than 5 B-schools accepting ATMA score, have to write to the ATMA office directly by indicating the institutions to which they want their score to be sent, with a fee of INR 150 per institution applied for.
  • ATMA Office sends the scores within a week of the receipt of the request.

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ATMA Cutoff

ATMA Cutoff 2021

  • ATMA Cutoff is the minimum qualifying marks that candidates have to score to be eligible for the admission process of participating institutes.
  • ATMA Cutoff 2021 will be released by the management institutes that accept the scores after the declaration of result.
  • Candidates securing more than or equal to the cutoff are selected for Group Discussion, Written Ability Test, and Personal Interview rounds.
  • ATMA Cutoff of participating institutes might range from 70 to 150.

MBA Colleges accepting ATMA 2021 Score: Cutoffs

MBA college Fee (INR in lakhs) ATMA cut off percentile score
PUMBA (MBA Pharma Biotech), Pune 2.45 95
Prin L.N. Welingkar Institute of Management Development and Research (WeSchool), Mumbai 11.00 90
Jaipuria Institute of Management Lucknow 9.25 80
ISBM Pune: International School of Business & Media 8.90 80
IPE Hyderabad: Institute of Public Enterprise 8.00 80
IMS Ghaziabad: Institute of Management Studies 9.70 80
SIES College of Management Studies, Navi Mumbai 7.20 80
Jaipuria Institute of Management Noida 9.25 85
Vignana Jyothi Institute of Management - VJIM Hyderabad 6.50 75
PSGIM Coimbatore: PSG Institute of Management 8.00 76
IBA Bangalore: Indus Business Academy 6.98 90
IES MCRC Mumbai: IES Management College And Research Centre 7.20 75
SCMS Cochin: SCMS Cochin School of Business 8.25 70
EMPI New Delhi: EMPI Business School 6.95 70
NDIM New Delhi: New Delhi Institute of Management 8.25 80
FIIB New Delhi 7.20 70
VESIM Mumbai: Vivekanand Education Society Institute of Management Studies Research 2.94 75

ATMA Selection Procedure

ATMA 2021 Selection Procedure

Shortlisted candidates, based on their ATMA scores, will be called for selection or admission rounds by the respective institutes that they have applied for. The first round will comprise Group Discussion, commonly known as GD.

At GD round, students will again be evaluated on the basis of their performance. These shortlisted students will later have to appear for the last round of screening which is Personal Interview or PI.

After the PI round, the overall performance of a candidate will be measured by the panel of examiners, and then the final selection of the successful candidates would be announced. After the GD and PI rounds, few will be selected for the final admissions. To be precise, ATMA Selection Procedure 2021 will consist of the following rounds to be conducted after the ATMA 2021 online test and declaration of ATMA Result 2021.

  • Group Discussion
  • Personal Interview

During the selection rounds, shortlisted candidates will have to bring some mandatory documents. The below-given pointers provide the list of documents required at the time of ATMA 2021 Selection Procedure:

Documents to carry at the time of ATMA Selection Procedure 2021:

  • Original Shortlist letter
  • All the original and at least two photocopies of certificates of Xth and XIIth
  • ATMA scorecard
  • Original ATMA Admit card/hall ticket
  • Four to Six passport size photographs colour and black & white
  • Original degree/provisional certificate if the candidate is appearing
  • Community certificate(OBC/ST/SC/Other) signed by the authorised authority.

Frequently Asked Questions

ATMA Result 2021 FAQs

Ques: Will I get a validation window for ATMA 2021 Entrance exam?

Ans. Yes, there is a validation window for ATMA 2021 exam. Within this window you can validate the data that you have provided. 

Ques. Will I get admission on the basis of ATMA result 2021 directly?

Ans. No, after qualifying the exam candidates will have to go through GD/PI/WAT round or counselling in the participating institutes.

Ques. What is the ATMA 2021 result date?

Ans: The ATMA Result 2021 for August session will be tentatively released in the month of February, 2021. 

Ques. Who is responsible for releasing the answer key of the ATMA entrance exam? 

Ans. ATMA Answer Key is released by All India Institute of Management Schools (AIMS) once the exams have been concluded and the results have been announced. 

Ques. What is the ATMA 2021 Scorecard used for? 

Ans. The ATMA Scorecards have to be preserved for use i the admissions for various management colleges participating in ATMA 2021. 

ATMA 2021 : 4 answered questions


Ques. Which MBA colleges can I apply for with ATMA scores?

● Top Answer By Asmita Khandelwal on 18 Jan 21

Ans. ATMA is one of the nationally accepted examinations for MBA/PGDM courses in India. It is recognised by AICTE and MHRD . The test clearly is focussed at aptitude oriented assessment. The paper is one of the credible national papers that helps to provide a clear cut access to a larger group of aspirants to enter good institutes. Categories ATMA Conducting Body Association of Indian Management Schools (AIMS) Exam Level National Exam Frequency 4-5 times a year Exam Mode Online Exam Duration 3 hours The paper consists of sections like verbal, quantitative and reasoning skills. No business related or subject areas knowledge is checked through the exam. It is an online objective MCQ exam focussing on assessing the higher education aptitude in the candidate with a major focus on reasoning skills.  The prospective date for the exam this time is 14 February 2021. The common colleges that are accepting the score are include -  Christ University, FIIB, New Delhi IMS Ghaziabad LN Welingkar Institute Of Management Development & Research Delhi School Of Business ITM Business School, Navi Mumbai  Indus Business Academy Bangalore Department Of Management Sciences University Of Pune, Pune IPE Hyderabad Institute Of Management Technology, Hyderabad SIESCOMS, Navi Mumbai IIMS, Pune ATMA is a score accepted by approximately 200 colleges across the country making it a feasible option to look up to. A not so tough examination opens up a lot of scope for good colleges like Welingkar, FIIB and many others.Read more
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Ques. What are the colleges accepting MBA admissions for ATMA (aims test for management admissions)?

● Top Answer By Sakshi Gupta on 18 Jan 21

Ans. Aims Test For Management Admissions (ATMA) is accepted by almost more than 200 colleges in the country prominently; but it depends on the percentile scored by the candidates. The list of prospective colleges are as follows: PERCENTILE RANGE COLLEGES 80-85 Welingkar Mumbai, PUMBA, IMS Ghaziabad, Jaipuria Institute Of Management (Noida), Christ University Bangalore and SIESCOMS Mumbai 75-80 NIBM Pune, OP Jindal University, Sonepat, XIME Bangalore, SDMIMD Mysore, VIT Vellore, Indus Business School Bangalore and VJIM Hyderabad 70-75 IES Mumbai, IIMS Pune, FIIB New Delhi, DSB New Delhi, AIMS Bangalore, PES University, GITAM Hyderabad, SRM University Chennai, IES Mumbai and SSIM Secunderabad A large group of students are able to attain a good percentile in a range of 90-98 percentile. The acceptance of score is also quite good in a variety of colleges opening up a huge range of possibilities.Read more
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Ques. How much marks do toppers get in ATMA Exam?

● Top Answer By Supriya Sarkar on 18 Jan 21

Ans. The toppers score in a competitive examination depends totally on the number of candidates and their prospective scores, creating anticipation.  The general range of scores and their colleges is best described in table below: PERCENTILE RANGE COLLEGES 98-95 Welingkar Institute Of Management , DMS University Of Pune 90-85 SIES College Of Management Studies, Institute Of Public Enterprises , ITM Business School 80-75 FIIB, Entrepreneurship Development Institute Of India , Delhi School Of Business , Faculty Of Management Studies; Institute Of Rural Management and International Institute Of Management Pune. Other important details to be looked are as : The paper is of 800 marks and the score of toppers lies close to 640-650. The score is translated to percentile after score declaration. Above 600; a guaranteed 95 plus percentile is guaranteed. The scores are compiled percentile wise of three sections; quantitative skills, verbal skills and analytical skills. The target should be close to more than 120 questions plus an approach to avoid any loss of marks due to negative marking. ATMA is one of the easiest management exams , so it’s easy to score a decent percentile in it. ATMA is one of the easiest papers to look up to in the management field. It encompasses a lot of good colleges and has a light curriculum as compared to CAT. Aspirants should definitely try to score a good percentile in it.Read more
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Ques. What is the order of difficulty mode of entrances exam among these CAT, MAT, XAT, CMAT, ATMA and other exams conducted by deemed universities?

● Top Answer By Sahil Sachdeva on 18 Jan 21

Ans. The order of difficulty is definitely related to various factors but the prominent ones are candidates appearing & its composition. Keeping these in mind; the list is as follows: Common Aptitude Test(CAT) The exam is conducted by IIMs and accepted by most of the management institutes across the country.  The test duration is around 3 hours and comprises 100 questions.  A nice level of preparation is required to crack it as colleges look up to candidates holding more than 90 percentile. Xavier’s Aptitude Test (XAT) This examination is organised by Xavier Institute Of Management situated in Jamshedpur.  It also qualifies as a prominent score for management courses across various colleges.  The paper has sections similar to CAT but reasoning and general knowledge are the cracking points in the paper. Common Management Aptitude Test (CMAT) It is conducted by All India Council Of Technical Education(AICTE) having a moderate level of difficulty.  It takes general knowledge scores into consideration.  It is a 3 hour exam with 100 questions. Management Aptitude Test (MAT) This examination is conducted 4 times a year in February, May, September and December by All India Management Association (AIMA).  It is the easiest of all management exams and is accepted by 55-60% colleges across the country.  It is a 2.5 hour paper including 200 questions.  The percentile awarded is not inclusive of general knowledge score. The details regarding exams can be summed up in the table as follows: PAPER Number of questions Time duration (hours) Number of times paper conducted CAT 100 3 Once in a year (29 November 2020) XAT 100; 2 parts 3 Once in a year ( 3 January 2021) CMAT 100 3 Once in a year ( January 2021 ; registration open) MAT 200 2.5 4 times a year (February, May, September and December) The other prominent exams that are institute specific are : NMAT- Narsee Monjee Institute Of Management Studies -Management Aptitude Test SNAP- Symbiosis College – Symbiosis National Aptitude Test IIFT- Indian Institute Of Foreign Trade The aforesaid examinations are followed by GD/PI with a comprehensive evaluation of the entire academic cycle of candidate. Mere qualification of percentile is not a sure shot entry to top institutes.Read more
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*The article might have information for the previous academic years, which will be updated soon subject to the notification issued by the University/College.


anjali kumari
i have a queries that if i write ATMA in may2020 then will i be able to get MBA 2020 batch?
shobhna chaturvedi
Hi Anjali, this depends on the college in which you are applying for admission as academic schedule will be different for different colleges.