The Association of Indian Management Schools (AIMS) was founded in 1988 as a registered society. AIMS is a non-profit professional organization which has grown into a powerful network of over 740 top management schools of national and international repute in the country including IIMs, ISB, Xavier Institutes, Welingkar, MDI, S P Jain, ICFAI and NMIMS.
ATMA is a credible, comprehensive and single-window test for admissions to numerous Post-Graduate Management Programs like MBA, PGDM, MCA*, MMS* and other management post graduate courses (subject to local regulations). ATMA is a high quality, online objective type Nationally accepted entrance test. This test is recognized by AICTE and Ministry of HRD, Government of India and is conducted across all the states in India.
ATMA seeks to become a benchmark test in the world of Management Education. ATMA does not require any specific prior knowledge of business or other subject areas, nor does it seek to measure achievement in any field. The Test is designed to assess the aptitude of the students for Higher Management Education and primarily consists of sections on verbal, quantitative and analytical reasoning skills.
Below here are given the tentative dates of ATMA 2020 exams.
For exam in January:
|Commencement of Registration||1st week of December, 2019|
|Closing of Payment gateway||2nd week of January, 2020|
|Closure of Registration||2nd week of January, 2020|
|Last date to print the filled-in Application Form||January 2020, 2nd week|
|Exam Date||January 2020, 2nd week|
|Commencement of Registration||January 2020|
|Closing of Payment gateway||3rd week of February 2020|
|Closure of Registration||3rd week of February 2020|
|Last date to print the filled-in Application Form||February 2020, 3rd week|
|Exam Date||February 2020, last week|
|Commencement of Registration||1st week of March 2020|
|Closing of Payment gateway||3rd week, May 2020|
|Closure of Registration||May 2020, 3rd week|
|Last date to print the filled-in Application Form||May 2020, 3rd week|
|Exam Date||Last week of May 2020|
|Commencement of Registration||Last week of June 2020|
|Closing of Payment gateway||July 2020, last week|
|Closure of Registration||July 2020, last week|
|Last date to print the filled-in Application Form||1st week of August 2020|
|Exam Date||August 2020, 1st week|
|Section||Number of Questions||Allotted Time|
Analytical Reasoning SkillsPart 1
Analytical Reasoning Skills
ATMA 2019 Syllabus: Analytical Reasoning Skills
In this section, students who will be appearing for the entrance test will be tested on their basic knowledge of reasoning topics and how well candidates have the ability to solve reasoning questions which will include following Topics:
ATMA 2019 Syllabus: Verbal Skills
In this section, Questions will be asked to assess the candidates on concepts such as Grammar & Spelling, Vocabulary, Antonyms, Synonyms. Candidates who have a good command over English will be easily able to score in this section. This will also include Reading comprehension which will have passage-based questions.
In which students have to read the passage and understand the same thoroughly and then answer the questions accordingly. If you have a good capability of reading articles then it will be easy for the candidates to ace in this section. General topics related to verbal reasoning which can be seen in the exam are listed below.
ATMA 2019 Syllabus: Quantitative Skills
In Quantitative Skills section, candidates are assessed on their ability to handle the numeric data and calculations and basic concepts of quantitative reasoning. Candidates possessing a good command over mathematics and quantitative aptitude will be able to score well in this section.
However, candidates who are weak in mathematical calculations will be required to practice for this section incessantly as it is a very important section and will also help them further during their MBA programme. The topics which come under Quantitative skills are:
|Colleges||Fees 2018-19(Rs. in lakhs)||ATMA 2019 Cut off (Percentile)||ATMA Cut off (Score)|
|Prin L N Welingkar Institute of Management Development and Research||11||95||700|
|PUMBA: Department of Management Sciences University of Pune (MBA - Pharma_Biotechnology)||2.45||90||670|
|IPE Hyderabad: Institute of Public Enterprise||9.15||85||580|
|SIES College of Management Studies, Navi Mumbai||7.2||85||580|
|Indus Business Academy - IBA Bangalore||7||85||580|
|Vignana Jyothi Institute of Management - VJIM Hyderabad||7.5||85||580|
|ITM Navi Mumbai: ITM Group of Institutions||9.3||85||580|
|WE School Bangalore: Prin. L. N. Welingkar Institute of Management Development & Research||11||85||580|
|IES Management College And Research Centre, Mumbai||7.2||80||560|
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Application Fee of ATMA 2020
The application form fee for ATMA is Rs. 1,298 /-. This application form fee is non-refundable or non-transferable to other examinations under any circumstances once the applicant has paid the application form fee. There are two modes available for paying the application form fee.
Concession in Fees