ATMA 2017 – AIMS Test for Management Admissions

ATMA 2017 is one such exam that will help you in that process. ATMA Exam is approved by the Ministry of Human Resource Development of the Govt. of India for admission on All India Basis to the MBA/PGDM Programs. It is the MBA entrance exam which is conducted by AIMS with a network of more than 600 management schools.

As a good news for many of you, the ATMA is held both in paper pencil based as well as online mode so you can choose your mode. ATMA is a standard test to assess your aptitude for Management Education. It is the first step to achieve your goals and fulfill your dreams in the field of various management businesses.

The members of AIMS felt the need for a high-quality entrance test and valid and justified admission process. In response to this need, AIMS has initiated the AIMS Test for Management Admissions (ATMA), as a justified, credible, comprehensive and single-window test for admissions to different postgraduate management programs. 

Lets first begin with a basic summarization of the exam.

ATMA 2017 Exam Summary
Exam Name AIMS Test for Management Admissions (ATMA)
Commonly known as ATMA
Exam level National Level
Conducting Authority Association of Indian Management Schools (AIMS)
Exam Stream Management Entrance Exam

ATMA 2017 Application Form

The first step while you give any entrance exam is to apply for it. Now in order for you to successfully apply for the ATMA, you will have to follow a certain procedure which is mentioned below here for ATMA 2017 Application Form.

Step 1: You will be required to make a  payment of Rs.1100 as registration fee. This has to be done within the stipulated period of time. You can pay this amount using your Credit or Debit Card.You will also be required to fill your details including Correct Email ID, Full name, active Mobile No and Date of Birth in the Online Fee Payment form.

Step 2: After which the registration link will be sent to your mobile no. and also on your Email ID on completion of the registration after paying the fees through fee payment form.

Step 3: Post receiving the mail you will be required to follow the instructions given in it. There will be a registration link in the notification which should be clicked in order to register for the ATMA exam using your Personal Identification Number (PID) and Date of Birth (DD/MM/YYYY).

Step 4: You also will be provided with an option to choose two test centers’as per your choice, so that, if the first center is not available or full, the second center gets applied and printed on your admit card. Once the registration for the test is done successfully, you will have to take two printouts of this filled application form.An auto-generated mail is also sent to your mentioned email address which has your login credentials i.e. username and password.

Step 5: By using login credentials, you can now print the filled in the registration form, admit card and test result. Once the form is filled and submitted, it will completely be your responsibility.

Step 6: After all this is done you will then have to download your admit cards from the ATMA website the link for which is by entering your PID, password from the mentioned date.

This Admit Card is mandatory in order to appear for the examination and you will have to carry it failing which you will be debarred from the examination. This admits card should have two latest passport size Photographs affixed on it. One for your personal copy and other for Test Centre copy.

Change of test center: Only if there is a valid reason and in exceptional cases, the change of test center is allowed, only when the request for change is made well in advance. You will have to do it at least 10 days before the test, based on the availability of seats and the approval of test administrator.

Refund of Registration Fee: Do note that the registration fee is not refundable or transferable to other tests under any circumstances once paid. In the case on any inquiry, you can send an email to ATMA Secretariat ( at Hyderabad, stating your PID and Test Date.

ATMA 2017 Eligibility Criteria:

Most of you will be wondering if you can or not give the exam! So to clear that doubt the following is the prescribed in the ATMA 2017 Eligibility Criteria:

  • Those of you who have any Bachelor’s degree from any stream can apply. Also, Those of you who are currently appearing for their final year are deemed applicable. The graduation should be completed from any recognized institute which is the minimum qualification required to attend ATMA.
  • There is no restriction for minimum marks in graduation. The minimum age limit for applying for this test is 21 years.

ATMA 2017 Syllabus:

It’s really important to know about the syllabus of any exam prior to applying for it. Therefore here are the skills that are used for ATMA 2017 syllabus.

The Test will be containing  Questions that will test your skills on three domains:

  • Analytical Skills
  • Quantitative Skills
  • Verbal Skills

Analytical Skills:

  1. The Questions on Analytical Skills will examine your logical thinking abilities. No specialized knowledge of any particular field is required for answering the questions.
  2. In this section, you will be required to analyze the conditions on which each Question is based and thereafter choose the right choice which is the most suitable response to the question.
  3. Each set of Questions or group of Questions will be based on a passage or set of conditions.

Quantitative Skills:

This set will test your abilities on the following topics:

  • Number System
  • Average
  • Allegation
  • Percentages
  • Profit & Loss
  • Interest
  • Ratio & Proportion Variations
  • Time & work
  • Time, Speed & Distance
  • Geometry
  • Mensuration
  • Functions
  • Set Theory
  • Permutation & Combination
  • Probability
  • Progression
  • Inequalities
  • Coordinate Geometry
  • Quadratic Equation
  • Logarithm

Verbal Skills:

This domain will test your knowledge on the following topics.Multiple choice questions will be asked in this section which contains:

  1. Reading comprehension
  2.  Sentence correction
  3.  Word meaning
  • Antonyms
  • Synonyms
  • Analogies
  • parallel relationships
  1. Sentence completions

The final major question that will be looming in your mind is regarding the dates of the said examination.

ATMA 2017 Exam Dates

Below we have listed a tabular format of the ATMA 2017 Exam Dates

Date of Commencement of Registration First week of March 2017
Start of Distribution of ATMA Bulletins First week of March 2017
Close of Distribution of ATMA Bulletins Last week of April 2017
Date of Closure of Fee Payment (Gateway) First week of May, 2017
Date of Closure of Registration First week of May, 2017
Last date for Reprint of filled-in Application Form First week of May, 2017
Downloading of Admit Cards First week of May, 2017
ATMA 2016 Online test August 7


Results Mid May 2017

ATMA 2017 Admit Card






ATMA 2017 Results

ATMA May 2017 Results will be declared on 5th June 2017. It will declare on an official site of ATMA. ATMA results will be available through online mode. The exam will be held on 28th May 2017. Students can take admission in post-graduate management programs PGDM, PGDBA, MBA, MCM, MCA offered by various institutions/universities.


ATMA JULY 2017 Results dates are yet to be declared. An exam will get held on 16th July 2017. Post the exam, results will get declare for ATMA Exam in a month of JULY 2017 Results It will declare on an official site of ATMA. ATMA results will be available through online mode. Students can take admission in post-graduate management programs PGDM, PGDBA, MBA, MCM, MCA offered by various institutions/universities.

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