AIMS Test for Management Admissions
Exam Mode : Online
Exam was from : 06 Sep 2021 - 07 Sep 2021 (*tentative)

ATMA Overview

26 Aug 2021 11:09:30 AM

ATMA 2021 is conducted by AIMA every year for the MBA Aspirants. Find out all about the exam from registrations, important dates, exam pattern to admit card and ATMA Result.

ATMA 2021 - The Association of India Management Schools (AIMS) - the conducting body, begins the application process for the ATMA September 2021 session begin from 15th August 2021. The last date to fill the ATMA application form is 5th September 2021. The ATMA MBA exam is going to be conducted on AI & Live Human Proctored Home-based Online Format due to the ongoing COVID19 situation.  

AIMS Test for Management Admissions (ATMA) is a national-level online MBA/PGDM entrance examination conducted by the Association of Indian Management Schools (AIMS). The MBA entrance test is conducted five times a year for enabling the students to enhance their percentile score.

ATMA Exam is popular among MBA aspirants because more than 100 MBA institutes accept the score for admission to management programmes offered by various institutions across India. Here are all the details about exam eligibility, exam pattern, important dates, admit card, and others for the ATMA Exam aspirants. 

ATMA Exam Important Dates

ATMA Exam is generally conducted five times a year: December, February, May, June, and September. ATMA follows a definitive timeline for conducting the exam and aspirants can check the dates of each event from the exam calendar which is released by the exam conducting body. Here are the tentative dates for the ATMA exam which will begin from December onwards. Take a look at the important dates before you begin your preparation. 

ATMA Exam Months

Exam Date 

ATMA Feb 2021

14th Feb 2021

ATMA May 2021

30th May 2021

ATMA September 2021 

12th September 2021

ATMA Dec 2021


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ATMA Exam Eligibility Criteria

ATMA 2021 Eligibility Criteria is a very important aspect ATMA Exam aspirants must evaluate in great detail to avoid chances of disqualification from the admission process at later stages. XLRI / XAMI has liberal eligibility criteria for candidates appearing for ATMA Exam. The eligibility criteria for the ATMA exam have remained the same for the past couple of years which is again a great relief for candidates. In general, a candidate planning to appear for ATMA 2021 exam must hold a bachelor’s degree. Other details about ATMA exam eligibility criteria can be referred in the detailed article whose link is provided as under:

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ATMA Exam Registration Process

After deciding to appear for ATMA 2021 exam, the next step for MBA aspirants is the online registration for MBA entrance test. The online registration process happens online on the official website of ATMA. While filling the ATMA application form online, candidates are also required to upload relevant documents and make payment of ATMA 2021 fee through online mode only. To get the detailed, step-by-step overview of the ATMA registration process, visit the below-given link.

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ATMA Exam Pattern

ATMA exam is conducted online format which means that it is a computer-based MBA entrance test. ATMA exam consists of 180 multiple-choice objective-type questions for which a time span of 180 minutes is provided to the candidates. The exam evaluates verbal reasoning, numerical reasoning, analysing and synthesizing ability of the candidate. The question paper is set keeping in mind the need to assess the aptitude of an applicant for higher management education.

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ATMA Exam Syllabus

Understanding the ATMA 2021 syllabus is crucial to crack the MBA entrance test. The topics range from five main sections i.e. Quantitative Aptitude and Data Interpretation, Verbal and Logical Reasoning, Decision Making, General Knowledge, and Essay Writing. An in-depth understanding of the ATMA 2021 syllabus will enable candidates to formulate an effective strategy for the ATMA 2021 exam For the detailed analysis of the ATMA 2021 syllabus, you can read the below-given article.

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ATMA Selection Process

ATMA 2021 Selection Process is an important aspect for the candidates aspiring to seek admission in ATMA participating institutes. ATMA Selection process comprises of three key aspects wherein each candidate is supposed to undergo Group Discussion, Personal Interview, and Written Ability Test. Those candidates who successfully clear each step get a final call for admission from the institute to which they have applied. Beyond these rounds, aspirants are also required to submit important documents for completing the admission process in the MBA institute. For other details about the ATMA selection process, candidates are advised to refer to the article provided below.

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ATMA Exam Test Centers

Being a national-level MBA Entrance exam, ATMA 2021 is held across various test centers in India. The selection of the right ATMA test centre is at the discretion of the candidates. They can choose a preferred test centre location which will reduce time cost on the day of exam. To know all the test centre and find out the ATMA test city which is nearest to you, please refer to the article given below.

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ATMA Exam Admit Card

ATMA 2021 Admit Card is generally released by the exam conducting authorities 2 weeks before the exam date through the official website. Admit Card for ATMA 2021 exam contains important information that includes personal information like name, date of birth as well as exam-related information like test centre address and the ATMA ID and application number. Candidates can refer to the link given below to understand all the different information that needs to be cross-verified in ATMA Admit Card.          

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ATMA Exam Results

ATMA Exam result is generally released 3 weeks post the completion of the test. Similar to all other important information, even ATMA 2021 Results will be made available to the test-takers online on the official website. To know the step-by-step process to check ATMA Results, please visit the below-given link.

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Institutes accepting ATMA Scores

ATMA MBA Exam is a crucial MBA entrance test for the aspirants, as the ATMA exam score is accepted by more than 100 MBA colleges in India. These B-schools use ATMA 2021 score to select and shortlist candidates for further screening process for MBA admissions. To know the detailed list of MBA colleges accepting ATMA scores, candidates should refer to the link mentioned below.

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ATMA 2021 is an important MBA entrance test for every MBA aspirant. Therefore, candidates should carefully read all the details of the exam before gearing up for the exam preparation process. For comprehensive details about other MBA entrance exams, keep visiting MBA section of

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