PIM MAT 2020


R. A. Podar Institute of Management - Management Aptitude Test

PIM MAT Basic Information

  • Application Fee:₹ 1,500
  • Exam Conducting Body:R. A. Podar Institute of Management (RA PIM)
  • Courses:MBA , EMBA
  • Streams:Management

PIM MAT 2023: Application Form, Fees, Eligibility, Exam Date, Syllabus

Updated On - February 20 2023 by Divyansh K

PIM MAT 2023 or R. A. Poddar Institute of Management – Management Aptitude Test is conducted annually at the University Level by R. A. Poddar Institute of Management, Jaipur to offer MBA programs. Those candidates who hold a graduation degree with at least 50% marks(45% for reserved categories) are eligible to apply. The admission criteria for the courses such as MBA and MBA Service Management are based on the PIM MAT Entrance Test, Group Discussion, and Personal Interview. Candidates who are interested in the exam can go through the article below.

PIM MAT 2023 Exam Status

Candidates can check the PIM MAT 2023 exam status from the below table:

Exam notificationYet to Announce
Application formYet to release

PIM MAT 2023 Important Dates

Candidates can take a look at all the PIM MAT 2023 Important dates from below.
PIM MAT 2023 Schedule
EventsDates (Tentative)
Availability of Application Form (Online)15 July 2023
Last Date for Submission of Application Form (Online)23 August 2023
Issue of Admit Card25 August 2023
PIM MAT 202329 August 2023
Release of Answer Key30 August 2023
Submission of representation regarding Answer Key02 September 2023
Release of Final Answer Key04 September 2023
Declaration of Written Exam Result06 September 2023
GD and Personal Interview11 to 17 September 2023
Final result date20 September 2023
Counselling date27 September 2023

PIM MAT 2023 Application Form

PIM MAT 2023 Application Form has been available online. The application forms should be filled carefully and for that, all the instructions are mentioned below in brief:
  • This is a one-time procedure. During the process, candidates will get a system-generated Application Number.
  • Candidates are requested to enter their password when demanded.
  • Preferably a strong password is recommended.
  • It ensures the candidates’ safe online activities.
Application Filling
  • All the basic information, required is to be filled in at this step. Before filling in the details, read the Prospectus carefully.
  • The information provided here will be used for processing the application.
  • Any mistake in filling the form or providing false/incomplete/wrong information will affect the candidate’s eligibility for admission or may lead to rejection.
  • The candidate must fill in all the items in the application.
Upload Images & Certificates
  • A recent passport size photograph of the candidate and signature of the candidate ( jpeg format of given specifications are to be uploaded).
  • All the certificates and documents in support of the various claims made in the applications should be uploaded.
  • Proof for the date of birth is mandatory.

PIM MAT 2023 Application Fee

PIM MAT Application Fee 2023 is Rs. 1510/-. The application fee is mandatory to be paid and there is no relaxation for any category/gender student or any sort of exemption.
Mode of Payment: The application Fee can be paid through the E-Mitra Kiosks/E-Mitra portal or at the CSC Center.

PIM MAT 2023 Eligibility Criteria

PIM MAT Eligibility Criteria 2023 details are given below:

  • The applicants must have been graduated.
  • Candidates from the general category should have achieved a minimum of 50% of the score in their qualifying examination.
  • The reserved category applicants should have achieved a minimum of 45% of the score in their qualifying examination.
  • The candidates in the final year of graduation can also apply but have to submit the certificates at the time of admission and failing to do the same would result in the cancellation of candidature.

PIM MAT 2023 Exam Pattern

PIM MAT Exam Pattern 2023 is given below in the table which has information like the duration of the examination, the medium of the examination, the number of questions asked, etc.

PIM MAT Exam Scheme
Mode of Examination

Offline (Pen & Paper)

Duration of Examination

120 minutes (2 hours)

No. of Questions asked


Type of Questions

MCQ (Objective)

Marking Scheme

+1 for every correct answer

-1 deducted for every three wrong answers

Medium of examination


Total Marks




Section-wise division is mentioned below:

Normal Questions

Verbal Ability



Current Affairs



Data Interpretation



Business Mathematics



Logical Reasoning


Total Questions


200 questions

Each question will consist of four alternatives to choose from. Candidates have to mark the right answer.

PIM MAT 2023 Syllabus

PIM MAT Syllabus 2023 is given below subject wise which is highly recommended to go through for all the aspirants:

  • Verbal Ability: Verbal Reasoning, Syllogisms, Fill In the Blanks, Contextual usage, Analogies & Idioms, Different usage of the same word, Antonyms & Synonyms, Sentence Completion, Jumbled paragraphs, Foreign language words used in English, Sentence correction, One-word substitution.
  • Data Interpretation: Numeric Grid, Pie Chart, Calendars, Statement Conclusions, Blood Relations, Critical Reasoning, Coding & Decoding, Syllogisms, Column Graphs, Graphs representing Area.
  • Current Affairs: General Knowledge, Economics, Business terminology, Business knowledge, Honors & Awards, Who’s who.
  • Logical Reasoning: Family Tree, Course of Action, Arrangement, Strong Arguments, and Weak Arguments, Puzzles, Series, Multi-dimensional Arrangements, Visual Reasoning.
  • Business Mathematics: Elementary Arithmetic, Elementary Algebra, Statistics and Probability, Calculus, Matrix Algebra, Percentage, Fractions, Decimals.

PIM MAT 2023 Preparation Tips

PIM MAT Preparation Tips 2023 are mentioned below:

  • Keep time distribution, management of resources, and various other important factors in mind while preparing.
  • Make notes of everything as it is easier to refer to notes than going through them all over again.
  • Daily revision is an important aspect as studied topics/subjects become faded which needs to be polished time and again.
  • An ample amount of sleep is a must.
  • Give time for recreation.

PIM MAT 2023 Admit Card

PIM MAT Admit Card 2023 will be available on the official website to download. All the applicants are requested to go through the below-mentioned points related to the hall ticket:

  • Candidates must show on demand the Admit Card for entry to the Examination Hall. A candidate not possessing a printout of the downloaded admit card and valid photo identity shall not be allowed to enter the Examination Hall by the Center-in-Charge.
  • Original Proof of Identity - Aadhaar/ Passport/ Driving License/ Voter ID.
  • If anyone is found carrying any textual material, printed or written, bits of papers or any other material except those mentioned above inside examination Hall will be debarred from appearing in the examination.
  • Mobile Phones, Calculators, Bluetooth, Slide Rules, Log Tables, Electronic Watches with facilities of Calculator are not allowed in the Examination Hall. Possession of such items during the Examinations may lead to the cancellation of paper for the candidate.
  • No candidate, without the special permission of the Centre-in-Charge, will leave their seats or Examination Hall until the exam gets over.

PIM MAT 2023 Exam Centre

The list of the PIM MAT Exam Centres is given below.

  • Jaipur
  • Jodhpur
  • Kota
  • Delhi
  • Udaipur
  • Chandigarh

PIM MAT 2023 Answer Key

The detailed information regarding the PIM MAT 2023 Answer Key is given below.

  • After the exam, the PIMMAT answer key will be released.
  • Candidates can check the answer key through online mode.
  • The candidate will be able to download the answer key from the official website.
  • If any candidate will found any objection in the answer key then they can submit it to the conducting body within the given schedule.
  • Lastly, the conducting body will release the Final Answer Key which will be final and binding on all.

PIM MAT 2023 Result

PIM MAT Result 2023 will be declared online mode by the organizing institute. 

  • After the result declaration, a Personal Interview and Group Discussion will be conducted by the university.
  • Based on the collective score of the written + GD/PI, candidates will be granted a final Merit List based on which admission would be provided to students in the Final Merit List. Then, the final result will be declared.

PIM MAT 2023 Counselling

The counseling session for admission to courses will be held soon after the result. 
  • PIM MAT 2023 Counselling will be based on the final merit list released by the officials.
  • Candidates will be called for admission criteria which include the selection, of course, document verification, and locking of the seat.

Documents Required for the PIM MAT 2023 Counselling

Following lists of the documents will be required during the Counselling process.

  • Class 10, 12 and Bachelor’s degree Mark sheet and Passing Certificate
  • Transfer or Leaving certificate from college last attended
  • PIM MAT 2021 Rank card and Admit Card
  • Caste or Category certificate
  • Migration Certificate
  • Domicile Certificate
  • Proof of date of birth
  • Passport-sized photographs

PIM MAT 2023 Selelction Procedure

The details regarding the PIM MAT 2023 Selection procedure are given below:

  • The selection will be based on the entrance exam, Group discussion, and Personal Interview.
  • Candidates have to first appear for the entrance test.
  • After clearing the exam, candidates will be called for the next rounds.
  • Then, candidates have to appear for the Group discussion and Personal Interview.

PIM MAT 2023 Cut off

The detailed information regarding the PIM MAT 2023 Cut Off is given below.


PIM MAT 2023 Highlights

Important basics details of the exam are provided inside the highlights table. The candidate must go through it.

Exam Name

PIM MAT 2023

Conducting Body

R. A. Poddar Institute of Management, Jaipur


University Level



PIM MAT Official website


Exam Mode

Offline (Pen & Paper)

Exam Purpose

To offer admission in MBA Courses Offered by the University


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PIM MAT Important Dates

PIM MAT 2023 Form Date15 Jul - 25 Aug 2023 (Tentative)
Admit Card Downloading Date06 Aug 2023 (Tentative)
Result Date 202310 Sep 2023 (Tentative)

R. A. Podar Institute of Management - Management Aptitude Test Exam Pattern

Paper 1
Exam Duration:


Total Marks:


Question Paper Type :


Negative Marking:


NOTE:1 mark will be deducted for every 3 wrong answers.

1Verbal Ability40140
2Current Affairs 40140
3Data Interpretation40140
5English & Logical Reasoning40140

Frequently Asked Questions


Form Start Date:

15 Jul 2023

Form End Date:

25 Aug 2023

The last date to submit the form was on 25 Aug 2023
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