MAT Exam Pattern 2020 and Structure | MAT Sample Question Papers Download

MAT Exam Pattern 2020 | MAT Question Paper Pattern

MAT Exam Pattern : Management Aptitude Test (MAT) is conducted by All India Management Association (AIMA) for admission to MBA program across the country. Read more to know all about MAT Examination pattern like exam duration, topics covered, marking scheme, marks distribution, type of questions and lots more that will help the candidates in scoring high in MAT 2020 Examination 

  • Candidates appearing for MAT May 2020 must start the preparation with the exact exam pattern of the test. Knowing the pattern will help you to strategize for the exam accordingly. Moreover, all the sections have an equal number of questions, so focus on each section equally.


MAT 2020 Exam Pattern

Mode of MAT Exam 2020

The exam takes place in PBT and CBT Mode

The medium of the examination is English

Marking Scheme for Management Aptitude Test

Correct Answer

One mark for each correct answer

Wrong Answer

0.25 marks deduction for each incorrect answer

Mode of Test

Paper-Based Test (PBT)

Computer Based Test (CBT)

Both PBT and CBT


Candidate can opt for both the tests i.e. PBT and CBT by paying an extra fee of Rs. 1100/- in addition to Rs. 1650/-.

Candidates opting for both PBT and CBT will have the benefit of selecting additional 2 Management Institutes for sending their scores in addition to the existing option of selecting 5 Management Institutes i.e. they can select 7 Management Institutes in total

Test Timing

Paper-Based Test: 10.00 am to 12.30 pm

Computer Based Test: In single/different time slots at specific test venues; subject to candidates registration

Question on MAT Exam 2020

There are total 200 questions in the exam

All questions are MCQ based