MAT Exam Pattern
MAT 2018 (all sessions) shall be 2.5 hours long tests. Candidates can either choose computer-based test (CBT) or Pen/Paper test (PBT) as a mode of answering.
The test will comprise of total 200 questions each carrying 1 mark. The various sections in MAT are as follows:
|Section||Number of Questions||Time (in min)|
|Data Analysis and Sufficiency||40||35|
|Intelligence and Critical Reasoning||40||30|
|Indian and Global Environment||40||15|
Negative marking will be of 1/4 mark.
|Exam Mode||Online (CBT) and Offline (PBT)|
|Type of Questions||Objective (MCQs)|
|Number of Questions||200|
|Number of Sections||5|
|Duration of Exam||2.5 hours|
|Marking Scheme||1 mark for each correct answer.|
|Negative Marking||1/4 mark for each incorrect answer.|
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