MAT Registration 2020 (PBT-Extended), Exam Dates, Admit Card, Process and Fee

    Urvashi Singhal Urvashi Singhal
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    MAT registration 2020 for December session is open for both IBT and PBT. Candidates can register for MAT IBT till December 11, 2020. For MAT PBT 2020, registration deadline has extended by two days. The last date to apply for MAT PBT is December 1, 2020. Check MAT 2020 Exam Dates

    Meanwhile, applicants who did not appear for MAT 2020 September session due to COVID-19 pandemic but had already completed MAT registration can directly appear for MAT 2020 December session.

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    Candidates having a bachelors degree in any stream from a recognised institute can apply for MAT 2020. Check Detailed Eligibility Criteria

    • MAT registration 2020 can be completed online by paying an application fee of INR 1650 for any 1 mode. The registration fee to apply for both PBT and CBT is INR 2750.
    • AIMA has launched a troubleshooting guide for candidates facing any issues while attempting MAT IBT Mode.
    • Candidates can apply for 2 Internet-based test by paying additional INR 1100, this is known as Double Remote Proctored Internet-Based Test
    • Candidates need to have a computer with an ernet connection to take the test. Aspirants can also register for IBT Mode Mock Test at a nominal fee on the official website.

    Direct Link to Apply for MAT PBT/IBT Mode

    MAT scores are accepted by more than 600 management institutes across the country. Candidates opting for more than 1 mode of test can send their scores to to 2 more institutes in addition to 5. Exam is held for a duration of 150 minutes and consists of 200 questions. Students are advised to go through MAT Exam Pattern for detailed information about the syllabus and types of questions asked in the exam.

    Download Complete MAT Registration Guide

    MAT Registration Date 2020 PBT mode

    Availability of MAT 2020 application form for PBT modeOctober 5, 2020
    Last date to registerDecember 1, 2020
    Availability of MAT 2020 admit cardDecember 1, 2020
    MAT 2020 examDecember 6, 2020

    MAT Registration Date 2020 IBT mode

    Sr No.IBT Test DateSlotsLast Date for RegistrationIssue of Admit Card
    121 Nov 2010.00 am to 12.30 pm
    4.00 pm to 6.30 pm
    17 Nov 2018 Nov 20
    222 Nov 2010.00 am to 12.30 pm
    4.00 pm to 6.30 pm
    18 Nov 2019 Nov 20
    323 Nov 2010.00 am to 12.30 pm
    6.00 pm to 8.30 pm
    19 Nov 2020 Nov 20
    424 Nov 2010.00 am to 12.30 pm
    6.00 pm to 8.30 pm
    20 Nov 2021 Nov 20
    525 Nov 2010.00 am to 12.30 pm
    6.00 pm to 8.30 pm
    21 Nov 2022 Nov 20
    603 Dec 2010.00 am to 12.30 pm
    6.00 pm to 8.30 pm
    29 Nov 2030 Nov 20
    704 Dec 2010.00 am to 12.30 pm
    6.00 pm to 8.30 pm
    30 Nov 2001 Dec 20
    805 Dec 2010.00 am to 12.30 pm
    4.00 pm to 6.30 pm
    01 Dec 2002 Dec 20
    906 Dec 2010.00 am to 12.30 pm
    4.00 pm to 6.30 pm
    02 Dec 2003 Dec 20
    1010 Dec 2010.00 am to 12.30 pm
    6.00 pm to 8.30 pm
    06 Dec 2007 Dec 20
    1111 Dec 2010.00 am to 12.30 pm
    6.00 pm to 8.30 pm
    07 Dec 2008 Dec 20
    1212 Dec 2010.00 am to 12.30 pm
    4.00 pm to 6.30 pm
    08 Dec 2009 Dec 20
    1313 Dec 2010.00 am to 12.30 pm
    4.00 pm to 6.30 pm
    09 Dec 2010 Dec 20
    1415 Dec 2010.00 am to 12.30 pm
    6.00 pm to 8.30 pm
    11 Dec 2012 Dec 20

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    Documents Required for MAT Registration 2020

    Before filling the application form, candidates are advised to keep the below-mentioned list of documents and details ready.

    Valid Email IDPersonal details like name, parents name, age, etc
    Scanned photograph in jpg/jpeg format (size between 40 KB to 100 KB)

    Scanned signature in jpg/jpeg format (size between 10 KB to 40 KB) 

    Check MAT Photosize and Signature Specifications

    Educational qualification detailsDebit/Credit Card/ Net Banking /Paytm details

      MAT Registration 2020: New Candidates

      Candidates who have not registered yet, need to follow the below-mentioned steps to enrol for MAT 2020.

      • Visit the official website of AIMA  and click on Fresh candidate (Click here) to Create Login.

      • Fill the details to create Login. You must have a valid Email ID for applying online.
      • Click on “Submit”. Be careful because the information filled cannot be changed after submitting.
      • You will receive a confirmation for registration on your email ID.
      • Remember your Email ID and DOB. It will be used as future login credentials.
      Tip: The biggest advantage of appearing in MAT is that you can choose 5 management institutes that accept MAT scores. The scores are later sent to these colleges without any additional fees. Moreover, candidates can now select additional 2 institutes, by paying ₹ 118 for each institute. 

      MAT Registration 2020: Already Registered Candidates

      Already Registered candidates need to log in and fill the application form as per the below steps :

      • Visit the official website of AIMA and click on Already Logged In Candidates (Click here) to Complete Process
      • Fill the application form
      • Upload photograph and signature
      • Make Online Payment either through Debit/ Credit Card or Net Banking
      • View final application

      Check  MAT 2020 Exam Centers

      Recommended Web Browser for MAT Application 2020

      Mozilla 3.0 and aboveGoogle Chrome 3.0
      Firefox Latest VersionInternet Explorer 9 and Above

      How to Recover Password, if forgot?

      If you forget the password for MAT Registration, then follow the steps given below :

      • Click on forgot password on the MAT login window
      • Provide all details like email address, mobile number, DOB, etc for the identification of your application details
      • A link will be sent to your registered email ID, click on the link to recover your password.

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      Also Read MAT 2020 Preparation Tips

      Things to Keep in Mind Before Filling MAT Application Form

      • Do check detailed eligibility criteria before starting to fill application form
      • Check personal details like age name gender category qualification contact information and others while filling registration form
      • Always click save button to make sure details are fully saved
      • In case editing is required do it before final submission and fee payment

      MAT IBT Mode Exam Introduced

      All India Management Association has provided candidates with an option to appear for MAT as Internet-Based Test. The decision is taken keeping in mind physical distancing and providing candidates with an opportunity to appear for the exam despite COVID-19 lockdown. 

      Candidates can appear for IBT mode exam from their homes provided they are equipped with a mputer and a internet connection with good bandwidth.

      Artificial intelligence will be used to proctor the exam, the technique is proven and tested in several international exams as well. Action will be taken against candidates who defy the norms and can be disqualified from the exam. IBT mode in MAT will also be conducted for students enrolled in distance education management courses in AIMA. 

      How to Apply for MAT IBT Mode?

      Application process for MAT Internet Based Test is the same as other two modes: online and offline. Follow the steps to register: 

      • Visit the official website
      • Enter basic details to generate login credentials
      • Enter email id and password earlier created to login again
      • Select exam mode to appear as IBT
      • Upload scanned photograph and signature image
      • Fill personal and academic details
      • Complete the registration process by paying application fee of INR 1650
      • Reconfirm the details and click on Save option to submit the form.

      Note: In cased candidates have to switch from any othet mode to IBT, they need to revisit the portal, enter their credentials and make changes.

      Step By Step MAT Registration Process 2020

      Step 1 : Create Login Credentials

      MAT Registration

      Step 2 : Fill the MAT 2020 Registration Form

      • Once you receive the registration number, log in with the registered ID and complete the MAT Application form

      • Fill the asked details. Be careful because there is no application form correction window provided by MAT.

      • Save the details by clicking on “SAVE”

      • If you want to edit the information, you can do the same by logging in. After editing, make sure to click on “SAVE” again.

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      Step 3 : Upload Images

      • Upload recent passport-sized photograph and signature
      • If you wear glasses make sure your eyes are clearly visible and there are no reflection
      • Photograph with caps, hats, dark glasses will not be considered. Religious headwear is allowed but it should not cover your face
      • Signature uploaded should be with black ink pen on white paper
      • Signature should be the same in the application form, written test and at the time of interview
      • Both photograph and signature should be in .jpg or .jpeg format, with the below-mentioned size :

      Size of Photograph

      Between 40 KB to 100 KB

      Size of Signature

      Between 10 KB to 40 KB

      MAT documents

      Step 4: Make Online Payment

      • Select your test center and do the payment of MAT 2020. The application fee will be paid through online mode only. You can choose from Debit Card/ Credit Card/ Net Banking or Paytm
      • The Registration fee for one exam is ₹ 1550 for one mode (PBT/CBT) and ₹ 2650 for both the exams
      • Once the payment is done application fee will not be refunded and the details in the application form will not be changed 

      MAT Registration fee

      Step 5: View MAT Registration 2020 summary

      • Your MAT Registration for 2020 is complete now
      • Click on “View Application” to view the details and take a print out of the Application form for your records

      What Mistakes to Avoid While Filling MAT Application Form?

      • Spelling Errors: Do not make spelling errors in name and other details. Spellings should be exact same at mentioned in the documents.
      • Do check fee payment status when successfully submitted the application fee
      • Provide valid and functioning email id and contact information to any correspondence
      • Upload scanned documents in the specifications provided
      • As AIMA does not provide any window for form editing, avoid making any kind of mistake which can create further hinderance.

      MAT Registration 2020 FAQs

      Ques. I am a final year graduation student; am I eligible to apply for MAT 2020?

      Ans. Yes. Students in their final year of undergraduate course can also apply for MAT 2020. Though they need to provide complete passing documents at the time of applying in MAT participating institutes.

      Ques: Will I have to fill seperate form for MAT IBT Mode?

      Ans. Probably candidates have to fill seperate form to appear for MAT Internet Based Test. Candidates who have still not registered for MAT can apply fresh. AIMA will shortly release details regarding the newly introduced IBT mode. 

      Ques. Do the reserved category candidates need to pay similar fees for MAT or is there any concession?

      Ans. There is no concession in fees for candidates belonging to reserved categories. As per the guidelines of All India Management Association (AIMA), students have to pay the same amount of Exam fee irrespective of the category they belong to.

      Ques. In which month does MAT exam take place?

      Ans. MAT is conducted four times a year suiting both the institutes and applicants. MAT exam months are February, May, September, and December. There is no limit on the number of times a candidate can appear for MAT Exam. There’s no age restriction and holding job experience is not necessary for MAT 2020.

      Ques. How many Management Institutes participate in MAT? Is the number constant or keeps on changing?

      Ans. The number of participating MIs may vary from year to year and test to test. Admission criteria for every institute is different, therefore there’s no fixed number of participating MIs. for further information, you may contact the MIs/University of your choice.

      Ques. What are the best reference books to crack MAT?

      Ans. There are many MAT preparation books available in the market offering great choice to candidates. However, choosing the best out of them can prove to be a tedious task. below enlisted are certain books popular amongst MAT aspiring candidates.

      1. Mission MBA guide by B.S. Sijwali and Tarun Goyal by Arihant
      2. MAT entrance exam with practice CD by GKP
      3. The Pearson MAT super course with CD by Pearson
      4. Study package for MAT by Arun Sharma
      5. Ten challengers MAT: 10 mock tests for MAT by Dharmendra Mittal
      6. MAT score accelerator by Disha publications
      7. MAT solved papers by Disha experts
      8. Barron’s guide for MAT by Eugene D. Jaffe
      9. MAT Entrance guide by Deepak Aggarwal

      Ques. From where can I get MAT scorecard?

      Ans. Candidates should visit the official website to download the scorecard. The scorecard contains the composite score and percentile of the candidate. AIMA also sends scorecard to candidates via post a few days after the declaration of results.

      *The article might have information for the previous academic years, which will be updated soon subject to the notification issued by the University/College


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      Dharshini Rajendran

      How Can we do our application process right?

      28 Nov, 2020 19:56

      Hello Dharshini,

      To register for MAT, go to the official website of AIMA and click on Fresh Candidate. Register with your Email Id and Mobile number. Click on ‘Submit’. Now click on ‘Already Registered Candidate’ and log in with your credentials. Now fill in your basic details and academic records. Pay the fee and your registration will be complete. For a step by step process, visit – MAT Registration Process

      28 Nov, 2020 21:42

      How Can we perform our application process

      26 Nov, 2020 18:34

      HI Nikita

      Click Here to know the application process.

      27 Nov, 2020 17:30

      Can we perform our application process offline

      24 Nov, 2020 21:45

      Hello Swarup,

      No, you can register for MAT offline. The only mode of registration available is Online. For the step by step process, visit – MAT Application Process

      24 Nov, 2020 23:53
      Deep Jyoti Das

      How many times MAT is conducted in a year?

      23 Nov, 2020 19:40

      Hi Deep, In a year, MAT exam is conducted 4 times i.e. in February, May, September and December. For more details on MAT 2021 exam click here.

      23 Nov, 2020 21:17
      Shaik kabeer

      Please state the application process of MAT

      20 Nov, 2020 21:34

      Hi Shaik, to apply for MAT, you need to visit the official website and enter details to generate login credentials. Then follow the steps to upload documents and enter basic details. Pay the application fee and finally submit the form. For more details on MAT application process click here.

      20 Nov, 2020 22:40

      Can I get some practice papers?

      18 Nov, 2020 22:03

      Hello Nishu,

      To get the sample papers, kindly visit – MAT Practice Papers.

      18 Nov, 2020 22:09

      From when will the registration of next year's exam start?

      16 Nov, 2020 19:01

      Hi Neha, the date will be notified on the official website for next year’s exam. For more details visit: MAT EXAM

      16 Nov, 2020 20:45

      How many times MAT takes exam in year ?

      29 Oct, 2020 00:20

      Hi Pranali, MAT exam is conducted 4 times in a year in the month of February, May, September and December. For more details on MAT click here.

      09 Nov, 2020 23:50

      I am in B. Com final year. Am I eligible for MAT exam?

      13 Oct, 2020 15:32


      Yes, you are eligible for MAT EXAM. 

      14 Oct, 2020 20:13
      Divakar sharma

      While filling the MAT form for registration do we need to upload the best of 5 marks in 12th or we have to provide with the marks of all the 6 subjects?

      01 Oct, 2020 21:50

      Hi Divakar, Yes, The time you fill the form, it is stated clearly that all the subjects appearing in the marksheet have to be considered. For more information, please refer to the following link, MAT.

      01 Oct, 2020 22:22

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