PIM MAT 2024 – Exam Dates, Application, Eligibility, Pattern, Syllabus, Selection, Weightage, Cut off, Seats, Fees, Books

PIM MAT 2024 – R. A. Poddar Institute of Management, Jaipur, conducts the PIM MAT 2024 or R. A. Poddar Institute of Management – Management Aptitude Test yearly at the university level to provide admission to MBA programmes. PIM MAT application forms will be provided by the appropriate authority soon. PIM MAT Entrance Test, Group Discussion, & Personal Interview are used to determine admission to MBA and MBA Service Management programmes. Aspirants who are interested to pursue MBA should read the following article.

What is PIM MAT?

PIM MAT is conducted by the R.A. Poddar Institute of Management, University of Rajasthan. This university provides admission to various Master in Business Administration (MBA) in which both full-time and part-time courses are available. The admission procedure and eligibility criteria for MBA (Executive) are slightly different for the rest of the MCA branches at R.A PIM and also there is no entrance exam for the same. Let’s know about the MBA branches.

PIM MAT 2024 Courses Offered

There are three branches of MBA which are the following.

SlMBA BranchesCourse Type
1.MBAFull-Time Regular
2.MBA (Service Management)Full-Time Regular
3.MBA (Executive)Evening Programmes for working professionals

Here is given below all PIM MAT Important Links for the better convenience of aspirants.

R.A PIM Official websiteClick Here
Information BulletinClick Here
PIM MAT Admission Official website
(Use the same link for “apply” or portal login)
Click Here
Help deskClick Here

PIM MAT 2024 Important Dates

Here is given below PIM MAT schedule 2024, Aspirants have to Proceed accordingly.

EventsPIM MAT Dates
Application form startedApril/May 2022
Application form EndedMay/June 2022
Admit card availabilityJuly 2022
PIM MAT Exam DateJuly 2022
Declaration of answer keyJuly 2022
Challenging the answer keyJuly 2022
Final answer keyJuly 2022
Declaration of resultsAugust 2022
GD/PIAugust 2022
Final declaration of resultSeptember 2022
CounsellingOctober 2022
Commencement of classesNovember 2022

PIM MAT 2024 Eligibility Criteria

The eligibility criteria are slightly different for different branches and are mentioned below.

Education Qualification for except MBA (Executive)

  • Aspirants must have a bachelor’s degree in any discipline with a minimum of 50% (45% for SC/ST/OBC-NCL/MBC) marks.

Education Qualification for MBA (Executive)

  • Aspirants must graduate with at least 48% (43% for SC/ST/OBC-NCL/MBC) marks.
  • They have a minimum of 2 years of full-time work experience.

PIM MAT 2024 Exam Pattern

Here is given below the PIM MAT Exam Pattern so that aspirants become familiar with the pattern.

  • The questions will be in the form of multiple-choice questions (MCQs).
  • There will be a total of 200 questions in the exam.
  • This will be an offline (pen and paper) test. Applicants will have two hours to finish the paper.
  • The exam will be worth 200 marks.
  • For each accurate answer, the candidates will receive one score.
  • There will be 40 questions in each section.

The following table represents the sections and no. of questions.

S. No.SectionNo. of Questions
1.Verbal Ability40
2.Current Affairs40
3.Data Interpretation40
4.Business Mathematics40
5. Logical Reasoning40

PIM MAT 2024 Syllabus

There is no set syllabus for PIM-MAT. The PIM MAT Syllabus 2024 is provided here, topic by subject, and is highly suggested for all applicants to read.

Verbal Ability

Verbal Reasoning, Syllogisms, Contextual usage, Analogies & Idioms, Fill In the Blanks, Different usage of the same word, Jumbled paragraphs, Foreign language words used in English, Antonyms & Synonyms, Sentence Completion, Sentence correction, One-word substitution, etc.

Data Interpretation

Numeric Grid, Calendars, Statement Conclusions, Pie Chart, Blood Relations, Coding & Decoding, Syllogisms, Critical Reasoning, Column Graphs, Graphs representing Area, etc.

Current Affairs

Economics, Business terminology, General Knowledge, Business knowledge, Who’s who, Honors & Awards, etc.

Logical Reasoning

A course of Action, Arrangement, Family Tree, Strong Arguments, Weak Arguments, Visual Reasoning, Puzzles, Series, Multi-dimensional Arrangements, etc.

Business Mathematics

Elementary Arithmetic, Statistics and Probability, Elementary Algebra, Calculus, Fractions, Decimals, Matrix Algebra, Percentages, etc.

PIM MAT 2024 Preparation Tips and Books

The following are the PIM MAT Entrance exam preparation tips 2024.

  • With the support of sample papers, anyone may learn about your abilities and weaknesses.
  • Join online study groups on Facebook, YouTube, Telegram, and other social media platforms.
  • Prepare for the PIM-MAT with PIM-MAT study materials and suggested books.
  • Make a daily schedule and assign one topic from each of the five sections.
  • Gradually increase the study speed at which you cover the no. of topics every day.

PIM MAT 2024 Preparation Books

The following table represents the PIM MAT preparation books’ names/authors/Publishers.

SectionBooks / Authors/ Publisher
Verbal Ability
Current Affairs
Data Interpretation
Business Mathematics
Logical Reasoning

PIM MAT Exam Centers

The following are the cities of PIM MAT exam centres at which the exam will hold.


PIM MAT 2024 Selection/Admission Procedure

For MBA (Executive), Aspirants have to download the application form from the official website. Then fill out the application form and attach all the valid and required documents. After that submit at the University of Rajasthan with cash and demand draft in favour of the college. Then the aspirants will be called for Group Discussions and Personal Interviews. They don’t need to participate in counselling for admission. qualified candidates will be invited for admission at the institute by the respective authority.

For MBA and MBA (Services Management), Aspirants need to follow the below stages carefully.

PIM MAT 2024 Application Form

First, They need to fill out the PIM MAT application form 2024 by visiting the official website for the first stage which is the written exam. After visiting the official website, aspirants need to register themselves and then fill in the entire details of the application form like personal, communication, academic etc also upload the required documents and select the exam centre. At last, they need to pay the PIM MAT Application form fee which is Rs. 1510/- by using net banking, credit card & debit card.

PIM MAT 2024 Admit Card

The respective authority will release PIM MAT 2024 Admit card prior to the exam date. Using their login credentials, registered aspirants will be able to get their PIM MAT admit card from the official website. The admit card is a required document to show to the test centre, and no printed copies were delivered to any candidates. After that aspirants need to appear in the exam at the scheduled time.

PIM MAT 2024 Result

PIM MAT answer key will be released shortly as the exam is done. & The PIM MAT 2024 result will be available shortly as the answer key is released. On the official website, test takers may view their results by using login credentials. Following the announcement of the results, the PIM MAT final merit list will be released.

PIM MAT 2024 GD & PI

Only one-fourth of candidates are shortlisted for group discussion and personal interviews. those who will qualify for the written examination or PIM MAT will be called for group discussion and personal interview rounds. The final merit list will be released for counselling.

PIM MAT 2024 Counselling

Counselling sessions for MBA admission will be organised after declaring the result. Counselling will begin only after the overall conclusion, which will be a mix of the written exam, GD, and PI. The website will be updated with information about the counselling, such as the date, time, and central information. Aspirants will be contacted for admission criteria, which will include course selection, document verification, and seat locking. For applicants, the counselling letter will be released on the website.

PIM MAT 2024 Weightage

This section will cover the weightage for the final selection as well as the written percentile.

For MBA & MBA (Services Management)

PIM MAT StagesWeightage
PIM MAT written test75%
Personal Interview12.5%
Group Discussion & Social skill12.5%

Written examination qualifying percentile


For MBA (Executive)

The following factors determined the weightage for MBA (Executive).

Class 10th5%
Class 12th5%
Work Experience18%
GD & Social Skill20%
Personal Interview40%

PIM MAT 2024 Cut Off

The following are the sectional cutoff of PIM MAT 2024.

CategoryCutoff Percentage

PIM MAT 2024 Seats

There is a total of 120 seats of which 60 are for MBA and the rest 60 for MBA (Service Management). The following is the category-wise seat distribution.

CategoryMBA (Govt Aided Seats)MBA SFSMBA (Service Management)
NRI Seats033
Nominated Seats500
General Seats112041

Seats for MBA (Executive)

MBA (Executive)Seats

PIM MAT 2024 Contact details

For every Query regarding PIM MAT, Either you can contact to PIM MAT Help desk which is given below, or ask us through the comment.

  • Phone No. : 0141-2710339, 2700819 (Office)

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Frequently Asked Questions

No, the PIM MAT is only available in an offline manner. To take the exam, aspirants must go to the assigned exam centre.

In the PIM MAT, there is negative grading for incorrect answers. for each wrong answer, 1/3 marks are deducted.

For a period of one year, the PIM MAT score is valid.

To be eligible for the PIM MAT, a student must have scored at least 50% in the Bachelor’s degree examination (open category) & 45 per cent in the reserved category.

There is no upper and lower age limit for taking PIM MAT test. Aspirants who want to apply for an MBA programme can take PIM MAT exam whenever they want.

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