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AIMA announces important dates for Dec MAT 2012

The All India Management Association (AIMA) the responsible body for conducting national level Management Aptitude Test (MAT) announced the important dates. The paper based MAT will be held on 02 Dec 2012, while the online version (CBT) will start from 08 Dec 2012 according to AIMA website.

Important dates for December MAT 2012

Name of the activity Management Aptitude Test (MAT)
Mode of Test
(How to take the test)
Candidate can choose any one of the two options to take the test:

Paper Based Test
Or
Computer Based Test

Test Date
Paper Based Test Computer Based Test
02 December 2012 (Sunday) 08 December 2012 (Saturday) onwards****If the number of candidates registered for Computer Based Test is limited and can be accommodated in a single day; the test will be completed on 02 Dec 2012 itself.
Test Timing
Paper Based Test Computer Based Test
10.00am-12.30pm In different Time slots at specific test venues; subject to number of candidates registering for Computer Based Test.
Eligibility Graduates in any discipline. Final year students of Graduate Courses can also apply.
How to apply Candidate can choose any one of the following modes to apply.

  • Obtain Form with MAT Bulletin/CD against cash payment of Rs 1200/- (One thousand two hundred only)from listed branches of Bank of Baroda, Axis Bank, listed Study Centres of AIMA OR from AIMA, New Delhi.

    or

  • Obtain crossed Demand Draft (DD) of Rs 1200/- (One thousand two hundred only) in favour of ‘All India Management Association’ payable at Delhi from any Bank. Register online at website http://apps.aima.in/matdec12alongwith the DD details. Detailed procedure is given on the website link.

    or

  • Register online at website link http://apps.aima.in/matdec12 with Credit Card payment. Detailed procedure is given on the website link.

(Note: No individual Postal sale by AIMA from AIMA, New Delhi)

Sale Counters(Details will be available from Ist week of October 2012)
  1. Select Branches of Bank of Baroda
  2. Select Branches of Axis Bank
  3. Select AIMA Study Centre
List of Participating Management Institutes(Details will be available from Ist week of October 2012) List of Participating MIsFour Digit codes for Management Institutes/University Departments accepting the MAT Score are given in the List of Participating Institutes/Universities as MI Code. There are five blocks consisting of four boxes each given in the Form. Fill the codes of those five institutes only where you have applied or are applying for admission.

Important Notice: Applicants are advised to check the approval/recognition status of various programs directly from the concerned Authorities/ Institutes/ Universities.

(Note: No additional fee is to be paid for filling these 5 choices.)

Last Date For sale of Forms 14 November 2012 (Wednesday)
Last Date for submission of
filled in Registration Forms at
AIMA, New Delhi
17 November 2012 (Saturday)
Last Date For
Online Registration
14 November 2012 (Wednesday)
Last Date for submission of filled in Online Registration Forms at AIMA, New Delhi 17 November 2012 (Saturday)
Test Centre City
  • Test Centre City list is provided in the bulletin. Test Venues for Paper-Based Test and Computer Based Test are different.
  • The Paper-Based Test will take place only on one day i.e., 02 December 2012 at one time slot i.e., 10.00am-12.30pm, whereas the Computer Based Test will take place from 08 December 2012 onwards in different time slots.
  • If the number of candidates registered for Computer Based Test is limited and can be accommodated in a single day; the test will be completed on 08 December 2012 itself.
  • If the number of candidates registered for Computer Based Test is few in a particular centre, these candidates have to appear for the Paper-Based Test on 02 December 2012 only.
  • One candidate can appear only for one date for the December 2012 MAT.
MAT Registration Form Acknowledgement All Forms received at AIMA will be scanned / validated within 3 days and the Form Numbers of such received forms will be available on website link:  http://apps.aima.in/mat_reciept.aspx Further, your form will be scrutinized and if found in order; it will be provisionally registered.

MAT Registration Form received later than the due date is liable to be rejected. Neither any correspondence in this regard will be entertained nor will the fee be refunded.

Admit Card 
  • All provisionally registered candidates both for Paper Based and Computer Based Test can down load their Admit Card from AIMA website link: http://apps.aima.in/mat_centre.aspx 7 days before the Paper Based test date i.e., with effect from 24 November 2012 (Saturday).
  • Specific Admit Card will be generated both for the candidates opted for the Paper Based Test and for the Computer Based Test.
  • Admit Card would be having Candidate Name, Form No, Roll No, Test Date, Test Time and Test Venue Address. Candidate has to strictly follow the date and time allotted to them in the case of Computer Based Test.
  • Candidates applied for Computer Based Test and who have been permitted to appear for the Computer Based Test; have to down load the Admit Card 7 days before the Paper Based Test date  i.e., with effect from 24 November 2012 (Saturday) from AIMA website. Candidates accessing the website the earliest can choose the Date and Time of his/her choice subject to availability. Those who have not opted the date and time slot for 4-5 days; will be automatically allotted date and time slot by the system. No request for change of date and time slot can be entertained.
  • No separate Admit Card will be issued or dispatched.

About MAT

MAT is a national level aptitude test conducted 4 times a year, the scores are used by participating business schools to shortlist students for MBA or PGDM programmes.

MAT test structure

Section No. Section No of Questions Time Suggested (Minutes)
1. Language Comprehension 40 30
2. Mathematical Skills 40 40
3. Data Analysis and Sufficiency 40 35
4. Intelligence and Critical Reasoning 40 30
5. Indian and Global Environment 40 15
Total 200 150

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SNAP 2012 on 16 Dec, Last date to apply is 20 Nov

Symbiosis National Aptitude (SNAP) Test is a common written test for the admission to all the Post-Graduate Programmes of Symbiosis International University. SNAP 2012 will be held on 16 December 2012 (Sunday), students can register online at www.snaptest.org.

Important dates for SNAP 2012

Registration Closes on November 20, 2012 – Tuesday
Payment Closes on November 23, 2012 – Friday
SNAP Test 2012 December 16, 2012 – Sunday
Announcement of Result January 10, 2013 – Thursday

SNAP Test Structure

No. Section Total Marks
1. General English: Reading Comprehension, Verbal Reasoning, Verbal Ability 40
2. Quantitative, Data Interpretation & Data Sufficiency 40
3. General Awareness: General Knowledge, Current Affairs, Business Scenario 40
4. Analytical & Logical Reasoning 60
Total 180

Download SNAP 2012 Bulletin

http://www.snaptest.org/

For more information on SNAP 2012

visit http://www.snaptest.org/

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XAT 2013: Registration started

As notified earlier XAT 2013 will be held on Sunday 6th January 2013, the registration process was started yesterday. Candidates need a valid email address as all communications will be made only online. In order to avoid emails running into spam folder, candidate are advised to add admissions@xatonline.net.in, xat_care@xatonline.net.in to their address book.

A help line has been set up with the number as 1800 102 5303, candidates having doubts on XAT can contact on all working days between 10.00 a.m. and 06.00 p.m.

Register for XAT 2013

http://www.xatonline.net.in/xatreg.aspx

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XAT 2013 To Be Held On 06 Jan 2013

According to an announcement made on XLRI Jamshedpur, the Xavier Aptitude Test (XAT) is scheduled to be held on 06 January 2013. More than 100 Institutes use XAT score to shortlist students for PGDM, MBA & Management courses, candidates who have a bachelor’s degree or expecting to graduate by 10 June 2013 can appear for the test.

The registration window will be enabled during 20 August 2012 to 30 November 2012, XAT will also be held on 3 international centres Dhaka, Dubai & Kathmandu. In India XAT will be held in 45 centres, for list of XAT 2013 centres you may refer the announcement.

XAT 2012 announcement

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AICTE Announces CMAT Dates For 2013 MBA / PGDM Admissions

The technical & management education regulatory body (AICTE) has launched a management entrance exam titled Common Management Aptitude Test (CMAT) this year. CMAT which was supposed to supersede state level management entrance exams & all other national level management entrance exams leaving CAT has remained an optional management entrance exam. As per the directions given by the Supreme Court, CMAT is not the only test; all the five national level entrance exam scores can be used by Business Schools even for the academic year 2013 -2014. MBA aspirants can take CAT, MAT, XAT, ATMA & CMAT and hence CMAT is not a mandatory test.

AICTE has announced that it wants to hold CMAT twice a year and the best of the two scores can be sent to Business Schools. The first test for next academic year admissions is on cards, the test like last year will be held in ONLINE mode only. The important dates for CMAT 2013 – 2014 are as below.

Important dates for CMAT

Event Important dates
CMAT registrations from 03 August 2012
Last date for online registration 02 September 2012
Print out of CMAT hall tickets 15 September 2012
CMAT CBT Dates 27 September to 01 October 2012
CMAT Timings 9.30 am – 12.30 pm2.30 pm – 5.30 pm
Declaration of result 17 September 2012
Print out of Score Cards From 17 September 2012

CMAT 2012 Eligibility

Graduates in any discipline or Final year students of Graduate Courses can apply for CMAT online.

CMAT Notification

http://www.aicte-cmat.in/

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