Research Management Aptitude Test (RMAT) 2016 - AIMARMAT 2017 is the Research Management Aptitude Test. The AIMA RMAT 2017 is organized by AIMA in association with Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) for PhD Business Administration. All India Management Association (AIMA) along with AMU will conduct this exam in an online computer based test mode in the month of May. Aspiring candidates must appear in the Research Management Aptitude Test and qualify by obtaining more than cut off marks. Get here complete details of AIMA RMAT 2017 such as application form, admit card, exam pattern, and other information.

RMAT 2017

The course aims at improving the quality of management education and research. Schedule for the Research Management Aptitude Test (RMAT) 2017 is listed here.

Important Event Dates
Last date for online registration 30 Apr 2017
Last date for receipt of filled in application form at AIMA, New Delhi 05 May 2017
Date of exam 13 May 2017

RMAT Quick Links

RMAT Result 2017

The result of Research Management Aptitude Test has been declared. Earlier the examination was held on 13 May 2017. Candidates can check their result by the direct link provided below.

RMAT Application Form

Candidates can do online registration with the Demand Draft. Candidates are to exercise sufficient care while furnishing the details. Recheck before submitting online as no editing is possible after submission. Candidates can fill online application from the above mention link on before the last date.

RMAT Eligibility Criteria

A candidate will be eligible for admission to a course of study leading to the degree of PhD in Business Administration subject to fulfilling the following criteria:

  • Educational Qualification: Master’s Degree in Management or allied subjects like Commerce, Humanities, Science, Engineering and Law etc. or a PGDM/PGDITM duly approved by AICTE, of two years duration with not less than 55% marks or equivalent grade OR Chartered Accountancy, Cost Accountancy or any other professional qualification which are considered equivalent to Master Degree with at least 55% marks or equivalent grade. In addition, the candidate should have a minimum of 50% marks in Graduation. and
  • Work Experience: Minimum 5 years post qualification work experience in industry at the managerial level or a minimum 5 years of teaching experience as full time Faculty in a Management Institute approved by AICTE or affiliated to a University

RMAT Admit Card

RMAT Admit Card is available on the official website seven days before the date of test. Details of the examination will be mentioned on the admit card like date, time and venue of the RMAT. No candidates will be allowed to appear in the examination. So, candidates are advised to bring the hard copy of their admit card along with a valid identity proof.

Examination and Evaluation

The candidates would be evaluated out of 100 marks in term end comprehensive examinations for each paper. The candidates shall be required to obtain at least a C grade in each course separately and secure an overall B grade on a 4-point scale in the course work after the end of four modules failing which they will have to repeat the course(s) at the next examination.

Exam Pattern

The duration of the test is 90 minutes. There are 100 questions. All questions are compulsory. Each question has four options marked (1), (2), (3) and (4).

All questions carry equal mark. There will be NO Negative Marking for wrong answers.

All the questions and instructions of the test will be in English only.

Exam Centres

Research Management Aptitude Test (RMAT) to be held on 13 May 2017 (Saturday) at Ahmedabad, Bangalore, Chennai, Delhi, Hyderabad, Kolkata, Mumbai followed by an Interview at AIMA, New Delhi for RMAT shortlisted candidates.

Selection Process

Aspiring candidate will be screened through a written test Research Management Aptitude Test (R-MAT) followed by an Interview at AIMA, New Delhi for RMAT shortlisted candidates.


The entire programme will be conducted through face to face sessions and regular counseling by experts, external and internal guides. The self-contained multimedia course pack comprising of especially designed study guides, text books, reading material, assignments, etc. will be provided to each candidate. Personal Contact Session would also be provided at AIMA, Delhi during the Foundation Programme. Attendance at Personal Contact Session is compulsory and any exception needs special clearance of Research Committee. During the course work the candidate would be required to write an integrated case study and a research paper which would be treated as full course.

RMAT Sample Paper

If above window does not load, Click here to View/ Download the RMAT Sample Paper.

For More Details Regarding AIMA RMAT 2017 – Download Information Brochure

AIMA Tests Home Page Management Entrance Exams

Discussion - If you have any query / feedback comment here.


Leave a Reply