MAT 2017 May Exam Pattern – The Management Aptitude Test is commonly known as MAT is held four times in a year in the months of January, May, September and December. The minimum necessary qualification to be deemed eligible for this examination is graduation via any recognised university or an equivalent recognised degree. Those students who are currently pursuing their final year can also appear for MAT provisionally. Usually, there is a minimum percentage requirement in graduation which is different for different MI’s/universities.

The salient features of the MAT 2017 exam are that it’s conducted as an entrance test for highly recognised programmes and is time tested over a decade. It’s validated through independent studies and is accepted by hundreds of Institutes and University Departments. It employs the use of latest technology in evaluation and result processing and has the individual score card with the candidate’s photograph on it. It also has a widespread network for the sale of bulletins for lower cost which is inclusive of registration as well as test fees. The test centres are located all over the country as well as abroad.

MAT Exam Pattern 2017

The MAT 2017 exam pattern will have a total of 200 questions carrying one mark per question, The duration of the paper will be for around 150 minutes. For each correct attempt the candidate gets a mark and for each, incorrect attempt there will be negative marking.

Paper pattern
Total Questions 200
Time 150 mins
Marks Allocation
Correct attempt +1 mark
Incorrect attempt -0.25 marks

The MAT 2017 exam pattern is of the objective type and contains multiple choices to answer the question. It consists of 5 sections namely Mathematical skills, Critical Reasoning, Language Comprehension and Data interpretation and Indian and Global Environment.

Reading Comprehension 40
Data Interpretation/Data Sufficiency 40
Quantitative Aptitude 40
Logical and Critical Reasoning 40
General Awareness 40

The scores will be based on the first four sections only and the decision to consider the scores of the GA section depends on the institutes.

It’s a computer-based test thus the candidates will have to submit the answer via Keyboard or mouse. The student is advised to attend the test carefully by preparation and the instructions to attend the test will be given before attending.

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