MAT 2019 Eligibility Criteria & Exam Pattern

MAT 2019 exam will be conducted by All India Management Association, better known as AIMA. The examination will be conducted in CBT and PBT mode. The application form for MAT February 2019 was released on December 16, 2018. The examination date for MAT 2019 February paper-based test is February 17, 2019. Whereas, the MAT 2019 computer-based test (CBT) will take place on February 23, 2019.

In this article you will get to know about all the important dates and events related to MAT February 2019.


MAT examination is conducted four times a year in the months of February, May, September and December. As this exam happens four times in a year, it is attempted by several candidates and accepted by 600+ B schools in India.


Here is MAT 2019 Eligibility Criteria & Exam Pattern


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



Here is the detailed MAT 2019 Exam Structure for all the candidates appearing for MAT February 2019:


Component Details
Test Duration 150 minutes
No. of Questions 200
Marking Scheme 1 mark for each question
Negative Marking ¼ of the total marks or 0.25 mark
No. of Sections 5 (40 questions in each section)
No. of Options 4
  • Language Comprehension
  • Intelligence and Critical Reasoning
  • Data Analysis and Sufficiency
  • Mathematical Skills
  • Indian and Global Environment