The last date to apply for MAT is August 29
Management Aptitude Test (MAT) is the most talked about entrance test after Common Admission Test (CAT) for admission in management colleges.
The application process for MAT has started and the last date to apply for it is August 29.
If you want to take admission in management colleges through any other entrance exam other than CAT then you can prepare for MAT.
Let us tell you the important tips to crack this exam.
MAT is conducted by All India Management Association (AIMA).
On the basis of MAT score, admission in MBA and PGDM courses is done in more than 600 management institutes across the country.
MAT is conducted four times a year, in February, May, September and December.
Students who have not applied for this exam can apply by visiting the official website of AIMA MAT.
Start preparing for the exam on time
To prepare for any competitive exam, it is necessary to study on time.
Before preparing for the exam, it would be better for the students to discuss with their parents or teachers about this exam and then start preparing after knowing all the details about the exam.
For better results, a student should start preparing for MAT six months before the exam.
It is important to understand the exam pattern
It is most important that you are well versed with the exam pattern before giving the exam.
This will help you to prepare in the right direction and devise an effective strategy.
The best way for this is to read the old question papers of this exam.
This strategy will prove to be helpful in creating the infrastructure for the preparation of any student.
Time management is necessary in the exam
Time management is very important in any competitive exam.
In this exam, the student has to solve 200 questions in 150 minutes, this means that the student gets less than one minute to solve a question.
Students are advised not to spend too much time on the question which they find difficult to solve and move on to another question.
Do yoga to be mentally strong
Sometimes anxiety and fear overwhelm your decision making ability, due to which you make mistakes in many questions.
Your mental preparation comes in handy in dealing with this situation. It is essential that along with preparing for the exam, students also take out some time to work on their mental strength.
For this you can do yoga or participate in sports.