The AIMS Test for Management Admissions, which is also known as the ATMA is conducted by AIMS (Association of Indian Management Schools). The test has the approval of the Ministry of Human Resource Development, Government of India.

Important Dates and Parameters
Exam Date Middle of February, 2012 (tentative)
Exam Time The duration of the test is 3 hours.
Fees The application fee is INR 900.
Registration Opening Date Beginning of January, 2012 (tentative)
Registration Closing Date End of January, 2012 (tentative)
Eligibility Criteria Graduation
Admit Card Availability The admit cards can be downloaded from the ATMA website in the month of February, 2012.
Availability of Results Beginning of March, 2012
Centers for ATMA Exam Bhopal, Ahmedabad, Jabalpur, Goa, Indore, Ranchi, Lucknow, Hyderabad, Delhi, Chennai, Bengaluru, Mumbai, Gwalior, Nagpur, Pune, Nashik, Patna, Kolhapur, Raipur, Guwahati

Availability of Brochure and Forms: The brochure and the forms can either be downloaded directly from the official website of ATMA or from the AIMS office. The forms are also made available at some designated bank branches.

Application Mode: The payment needs to be made in the form of a Demand Draft.

List of Institutes accepting this score:

  • New Delhi Institute of Management, New Delhi
  • MERC Institute of Management, Pune
  • International Academy of Management & Entrepreneurship (IAME), Bangalore
  • Kohinoor Business School & Center for Management Research, Khandala
  • MVRR Institute of Business Management, Andra Pradesh
  • NIILM – Centre for Management Studies, Uttar Pradesh
  • Jaipuria Institute of Management, Indore
  • Institute of Professional Education and Research (IPER), Bhopal
  • Marian Institute of Health Care Management , Goa
  • Platinum College of Management, Raipur
  • Punjab Institute of Management & Technology, Punjab
  • Acharya Institute of Management & Sciences, Bangalore
  • Assam Institute of Management, Guwahati
  • Asia-Pacific Institute of Management Studies, New Delhi
  • Department of Management Sciences (PUMBA), Pune
  • Dr.Y.S.R. Reddy National Institute of Tourism & Hospitality Management, Hyderabad
  • Globus International School for Business Studies [GISBS], Pune
  • Indian Institute of Education & Business Management, Pune
  • International School of Informatics & Management, Jaipur
  • Goa Institute of Management, Ribandar
  • Dhruva College of Management, Hyderabad
  • Delhi Business School, New Delhi
  • Department of Management Sciences (PUMBA), Pune
  • Eastern Institute for Integrated Learning in Management, Kolkata
  • IBS, ICFAI University , Dehradun
  • Suguna Spark Business School, Coimbatore
  • Xavier Institute of Development Action and Studies (XIDAS), Madhya Pradesh
  • Shiva Institute of Management Studies, Ghaziabad
  • Regional College of Management, Orissa
  • Viva Institute of Management Studies, Pune
  • PICT School of Technology and Management, Pune
  • Institute of Finance & International Management, Bangalore
  • International Academy of Management & Entrepreneurship (IAME), Bangalore
  • Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan’s Usha & Lakshmi Mittal Institute of Management, New Delhi
  • BPHE Society’s Institute of Management Studies, Career Development & Research, Ahmednagar
  • Birsa Institute of Technology, Ranchi
  • Chh. Shahu Institute of Business Education & Research (SIBER), Kolhapur

Recommended Books:

  • The Pearson MAT Super Course by Time
  • MAT (Topic wise Analysis & Solutions) by G. K. Publishers
  • TMH Study Package For Management Aptitude Test (MAT) by Sharma & Arun
  • Kaplan MAT by Kaplan Publishing
  • MAT (Management Aptitude Test) Entrance Exams with CD by Mittal
  • MAT Entrance Exam Guide by RPH
  • MAT Solved Papers (Management Aptitude Test) With Practice CD by G. K. Publishers


Serial Number Subject
1 Verbal Skills
2 Analytical Reasoning Skills
3 Quantitative Skills

Entrance Exams 2012