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Event NDIM

New Delhi Institute of Management recently hosted AIMA-NCMS 2011 National competition on 'Building Sustainable Indian Multinationals: Agenda for Action Theme'. More than 78 teams from various B-Schools participated in the event. Sukhwinder Singh, VR Sales for North India, Bluedart; Veena Swarup, HR Head, ONGC; and other dignitaries were present at the event.

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All India Management Association's Centre for Management Services (AIMA-CMS) is the specialised division undertaking testing and other management services. The Management Aptitude Test (MAT) has been in operation since 1988. Hundreds of B-Schools and several lakhs of candidates have availed the services under it,

MAT is administered under systems and procedures established as per ISO 9001 : 2000 Quality Certification. It is one of the Ministry of HRD approved national level tests for MBA and allied programmes in the country. Compared to other national level tests, MAT is accepted by hundreds of B-Schools in the country as a screening test for admission to their post-graduate programmes in Management.

The pattern of the test has been designed to assess the aptitude or the potential of the candidates to undergo management programmes and become effective managers thereafter. The test has five segments. These are on language comprehension, mathematical skills, data analysis and sufficiency, intelligence and critical reasoning and Indian and global environment.

The test is of two and a half hours duration. MAT is administered four times in an academic cycle. It's on the first Sundays of September, December, February and May which facilitate admission to the forthcoming academic session. The next MAT paper based test is scheduled on 4 December 2011 and the computer based test on 10 December 2011. For more details log on to