AIMA to again conduct paper based test for MAT 2018 May on May 20, Registration reopened till May 14

Gareema Bali updated on : 09 May 2018

Paper based test to be held again for MAT 2018 May on 20 May 2018. Exam has already been held on 6 May 2018. AIMA has reopened the registration for second PBT. Register here for the test and read more about it.

MAT 2018 May 2nd PBT

This is the first time that AIMA has decided to conduct MAT thrice for an attempt. Generally, the Management Aptitude Test is conducted twice for an attempt basis the modes of exam, paper based and computer based test. Annually, this national level management entrance test is held four times a year, February, May, September and December.

For MAT May 2018, the paper based test has already been successfully conducted on 6 May. However, now AIMA has announced conducting another paper based test for the May attempt, which will be held on 20 May 2018, from 10 am to 12.30 pm. Also, as scheduled earlier, the computer based MAT May will also be held on 20 May, on different time slots.

Additionally, AIMA has reopened the online registration for this second attempt of paper based test. The candidates interested in taking MAT 2018 May PBT can apply till 14 May, while the registration portal will remain operational till 12 May 2018 for MAT May CBT. However, it must be noted that the candidates who have already appeared for the exam on 6 May cannot apply. But, all such candidates can apply for CBT mode. Holding the exam in PBT mode is another opportunity for the ones who missed taking the test on 6 May 2018.

 Who can apply for second MAT May 2018 PBT Exam?

  • A candidate who has not taken the test on 6 May 2018.
  • Anybody who wishes to appear for both PBT and CBT exam on 20 May 2018. However, they need to be a bit careful about the timings of the exam so that they don’t clash.

Click Here to Apply for MAT May 2018

MAT 2018 May Schedule – Reopen Registration and Exam Dates

MAT aspirants can check the registration schedule from the table below, comprising of reopening of May PBT 2018 dates too.

Mode of MAT 2018 May

Last Date to Apply

Last Date to Apply



Paper Based Test (PBT) - 2

May 2, 2018

May 14, 2018

Paper Based Test (PBT) - 1

April 27, 2018

May 2, 2018

Computer Based Test (CBT)

April 27, 2018

May 12, 2018

MAT May 2018 PBT – 1 Date

6 May 2018

MAT 2018 May PBT – 2 Exam Date

20 May 2018

CBT MAT May 2018 Exam Date

20 May 2018

Date of result announcement

By last week of May 2018

How to apply for MAT 2018 May Exam?

MAT 2018 application form is available online, on The registration can be processed in online mode only. AIMA provides with individual links for fresh and already registered candidates on the website.

MAT 2018 Exam Registration Requirement

  • Valid Email ID
  • Personal details 
  • Educational qualification details
  • Image of scanned photograph in jpg / jpeg format and size should not exceed 50 KB and not less than 5KB 
  • Image of scanned signature in jpg / jpeg format and size should not exceed 50 KB and not less than 5KB 
  • Debit / Credit Card/Net Banking details for making online payment

New candidates will need a valid email id and mobile number to register and create a login. All this information cannot be changed later; therefore the candidates must fill it carefully.

To complete the application process, already registered candidates will be required to fill details in the form, personal, education and contact details. This must be followed by uploading the images of photograph and signatures in the format and size, as mentioned above.

Lastly, the applicants must pay the requisite registration fee. The amount of MAT 2018 May application fee can be checked from the table below. This fee can be paid online only, through Debit/credit or Internet Banking.

Note: The candidates will not be allowed to make any changes in the form, once the application fee will be paid.

MAT 2018 May Application Fee Amount

  • For Paper Based Exam – INR. 1550
  • For Computer Based Test – INR. 1550
  • For both PBT and CBT Exam – INR. 2650

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