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MAT books -  MAT is an easy to medium difficulty level MBA entrance exam. The first step of MAT preparation is completing the syllabus, which can be done only by studying each topic of the MAT exam in detail. For that, MAT preparation books are the best resource. If you plan to appear for MAT 2024, you should get hold of the best books recommended by experts.

MAT books provide topics-wise explanation of concepts, process of application of concepts, examples for understanding and sample questions for practice. Shiksha has listed down some highly recommended books for MAT preparation 2024 for candidates. Refer to these MAT books to build conceptual knowledge on the topics and practice sample questions of various difficulty levels. But before that, let’s understand the key aspects of MAT 2024 exam.

Q:   Is MAT syllabus more difficult than other MBA entrance exams?

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The MAT syllabus is same as other MBA entrance exams, which is Data Interpretation, Logical Reasoning, Quantitative Aptitude English Comprehension and General Awareness, only their nomenclature is different. So, candidates preparing for MAT has to study the same subject, topics and sub-topics that they have to study in CAT or CMAT.

In fact, candidates can use the same books for studying for MAT as well as other MBA entrance exams. In terms of difficulty level of the exam, MAT is easier in comparison to other MBA entrance exams. The difficulty level of MAT question paper is usually easy and there is no sectional time limit.

Moreover, MAT is conducted multiple times a year so candidates can choose an exam date or session whenever they are fully prepared for the exam, unlike in other MBA entrances, where candidates have to cover the syllabus, etc. Before a particular exam date. In MAT candidates have the choice of multiple attempts to improve score. A lot of candidates opt for the MAT for the reason that it is easy and they can get a good MBA college through it.

 

Q:   What are the important topics of MAT exam?

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MAT exam has five important sections - Mathematical Skills, Language Comprehension, Intelligence and Critical Reasoning, Data Analysis and Sufficiency, Mathematical Skills and Indian and Global Environment. Each section carries 40 questions each. Given below are the important topics from which questions are asked in MAT. Language Comprehension - Verb, Noun, Pronoun, Adjective, Adverb, Antonyms and Synonyms, Reading Comprehension, Parts of Speech, One Word Substitution, Vocabulary, Sentence Correction, Idioms/Phrases, Grammar, Fill in the Blanks, Para Jumbles and Verbal Ability Intelligence and Critical Reasoning - Family Tree, Strong Arguments and Weak Arguments, Multi-Dimensional Arrangements, Course of Action, Puzzles, Visual Reasoning, Arrangement, Series, Numeric Grid, Pie Chart, Blood Relations, Critical Reasoning, Calendars, Coding and Decoding, Syllogisms, Statement Conclusions, Column Graphs and Graphs Representing Area Data Analysis and Sufficiency - Tables, Pie Charts, Caselet-based Data Charts, Graphs - Line X-Y Graphs, Venn Diagram, Bar Diagrams, Data Analysis and Data Comparison and Data Sufficiency Mathematical Skills- LCM and HCF, Commercial Maths Complex Numbers, Percentages, Permutation and Combinations, Binomial Theorem, Profit and Loss, Sequence and Series Surds and Indices, Simple and Compound Interest, Heights and Distance, Inequalities, Speed, Time and Distance, Triangles Set Theory, Number System Circles, Mixtures and Alligations, Elementary Mathematics, Geometry, Venn Diagrams, Trigonometry Equations and Linear Programming Indian and Global Environment Current Affairs World Records, Business, CEOs, Awards and Winners, Books and Authors, Company Punchlines, History, International Organisation, Statements and Quotations, Social issues, Geography, Sports, Finance, Corporate News, Science, Entertainment and Politics.
 

Q:   What is the total number of questions in MAT exam?

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MAT exam has 150 multiple-choice questions equally divided into five sections - Language Comprehension, Intelligence and Critical Reasoning, Data Analysis and Sufficiency, Mathematical Skills and Indian and Global Environment. Each section of the exam has 30 questions. The questions are in MCQ format with four options to choose the correct options from. Given below is the sectional break up of MAT question paper. All three modes of exam have the same weightage. 

Language Comprehension: 30 questions 

Intelligence and Critical Reasoning: 30 questions 

Data Analysis and Sufficiency: 30 questions 

Mathematical Skills: 30 questions 

Indian and Global Environment: 30 questions 

Since there is no sectional time limit in MAT candidates can divide time between all the five sections according to their own exam strategy and target score. The score of Indian and Global Environment section is not taken into consideration for percentile calculation, thus candidates should not spend more than 10-15 minutes on it.

 

MAT Books and Preparation: Exam Highlights

  • MAT is a speed-based aptitude test, which aims to assess candidate’s general knowledge and analytical, logical and comprehension skills.
  • MAT syllabus includes Data Analysis & Sufficiency, Mathematical Skills, Intelligence & Critical Reasoning, Language Comprehension and Indian & Global Environment.
  • MAT is conducted in Paper Based Test (PBT), Computer Based Test (CBT) and Internet Based Test (IBT) modes.
  • Candidates can choose the mode of test as per their convenience at the time of filling the MAT application form.
  • MAT books and exam pattern of all the three modes are same. So the MAT preparation strategy can be the same.
  • The MAT exam pattern is similar to other MBA entrance exams, having MCQs with four options to choose the right answer from.
  • The MAT question paper carries 200 questions and each of the five sections carry 40 questions.
  • MAT exam duration is 2.5 hours in which candidates have to complete the test. Attempting all questions is not mandatory.
  • Candidates can take multiple attempts in MAT in the same academic year as it is held multiple times.
  • The total marks of MAT exam is 200. Every question carries one mark for correct attempt and -0.25 for incorrect attempt.
  • The score of Indian & Global Environment section is not taken into consideration for calculation of MAT score and percentile.

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Q:   Is the syllabus of MAT IBT, PBT and CBT mode exams common?

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Yes, the syllabus MAT IBT, PBT and CBT mode exams is common. In fact the exam pattern and marking are also same for all three modes. MAT syllabus for all modes includes topics from Language Comprehension, Intelligence and Critical Reasoning, Data Analysis and Sufficiency, Mathematical Skills and Indian and Global Environment. The candidate needs to prepare all the topics mentioned above on this page to crack MAT exam. The total time required for completion of MAT syllabus is about 3 months. If a candidate has appeared for MAT before or any other MBA entrance exam then they can complete the syllabus in lesser time. The only difference between the three MAT modes is that, in IBT, candidates have to take the test from home on a computer. In PBT, candidates have to appear for the test at an exam centres and fill the OMR sheet as part of the test. In CBT, candidates have to take the test on a computer at an exam centre.
 

Q:   Is the question paper of MAT IBT different from MAT CBT or PBT?

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No, the question paper of MAT IBT is not different from MAT CBT or PBT. The test pattern, time duration, question type and marking scheme are the same for all three modes. Candidates can choose to appear for any exam mode with the worry of doing exam specific preparation. The only difference between MAT IBT and MAT CBT or PBT is that MAT IBT is a remote proctored exam and can be taken from any location unlike MAT CBT or PBT which are held at designated exam centres. The MAT question paper of every session however is different. All the 200 questions of each question paper is unique. The difficulty level is the same- easy to moderate but since the questions are different from each other candidates can feel slight difference in the difficulty level. The questions for every session are chosen randomly so in one session the paper can be overall easy while in another session the exam can be slightly difficult.
 

Q:   What is the difficulty level of MAT exam?

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MAT is one of the easier MBA entrance exam. The difficulty level of the exam much easier than CAT XAT or CMAT. Candidates usually prepare for CAT XAT and CMAT and use that experience to give the MAT exam. Even though the MAT has more questions than XAT CAT CMAT. It is easier because the questions of all the five sections- Mathematical Skills, Language Comprehension, Intelligence and Critical Reasoning, Data Analysis and Sufficiency and Indian and Global Environment, are easy and straightforward. There are less Reading Comprehension passages of shorter length and are easy to comprehend. Since, the Indian and Global Environment scores are not taken into consideration for MAT percentile calculation, candidates find it easier to crack MAT in 2.5 hours with high scores.
 

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Best Books for MAT Preparation 2024

MAT Books for Data Analysis and Sufficiency

The Data Analysis and Sufficiency section of MAT exam includes topics such as Data Tables, Data Charts, Bar Diagrams, Pie Charts, Graphs, Data Comparison, Data Sufficiency, Caselets based on Data, Venn Diagram. Refer to MAT books on Data Analysis and Sufficiency mentioned in the table below:

MAT Books

Authors/Publishers

Data Analysis and Sufficiency

Arun Sharma

How to Prepare for Data Interpretation for MAT

Arun Sharma

Data Interpretation: Practice Book for the CAT and Other MBA Entrance Examinations

Nishit K Sinha

The Pearson Guide to Quantitative Aptitude and Data Interpretation

Nishit K Sinha

Data Interpretation & Data Sufficiency for CAT/XAT/IIFT/CMAT/MAT/Bank PO/SSC

Disha Experts

Data Interpretation & Data Sufficiency

Ananta Ashisha

Data Analysis & Interpretation Data Sufficiency

Think Tank of Kiran Prakashan

Accredited Guide to Data Interpretation and Data Sufficiency

Ananta Ashisha

Data Interpretation and Data Sufficiency

Arihant Experts

Also Read: MAT Preparation Tips for Data Analysis & Sufficiency

 MAT Books for Language Comprehension

The MAT syllabus of Language Comprehension consists topics like Analogies, Antonyms, Grammar, Idioms, Verbal Reasoning, Reading Comprehension passage, etc. Refer to the following MAT books for preparation of Language Comprehension section:

MAT Books

Authors/ Publishers

Verbal Ability & Comprehension for MBA Exams

Disha Publications

Verbal Ability and Reading Comprehension

Nishit K Sinha

Word Power Made Easy

Norman Lewis

Verbal Ability & Comprehension

Disha Publication

Verbal Ability & Reading Comprehension

Gautam Puri

How to Prepare for Verbal Ability and Reading Comprehension for CAT

Arun Sharma and Meenakshi Upadhyay

Verbal Ability & Comprehension for CAT/XAT/GMAT/IIFT/CMAT/MAT/Bank PO/SSC

Bharat Patodi and Aditya Choudhary

English Comprehension for MAT

Disha Experts

English Reading Comprehension

RPH Editorial Board

Proficiency in Reading Comprehension Simplifying the “Passage” for You

Ajay Singh

Reading Comprehension Ordering of Words Ordering of Sentences

Dilip Kushwaha

Also Read: MAT Preparation Tips for Language Comprehension

MAT Books for Mathematical Skills

The Mathematical Skills section of MAT exam includes topics such as Algebra, Trigonometry, Geometry, Mensuration, Modern Maths, etc. Refer to the MAT books mentioned in the table below for this section:

MAT Books

Authors/Publishers

Mathematics for MBA

RS Aggarwal

Magical Book on Quicker Maths

M Tyra

Arithmetic and Quantitative Aptitude for Competitive Exams

R Gopal

Speed Mathematics: Do it quick, Do it right

Rajesh Kumar Thakur C

Quantitative Aptitude for Competitive Exams

RS Aggarwal

Vedic Mathematics: Secrets Skills for Quick, Accurate Mental Calculations

Sumita Bose

The Pearson Guide to Quantitative Aptitude

Dinesh Khattar

How to Prepare for Quantitative Aptitude

Arun Sharma

Also Read: MAT Preparation Tips for Mathematical Skills

MAT Books for Intelligence & Critical Reasoning

The Intelligence & Critical Reasoning section of MAT exam includes topics such as Family Tree, Calendars, Statements, Puzzles, Series, Blood Relations, Coding & Decoding, Columns & Graphs, etc. Refer to the list of MAT books mentioned in the table below:

MAT Books

Authors/Publishers

A Modern Approach to Logical Reasoning

RS Aggarwal

Data Interpretation & Logical Reasoning

Gajendra Kumar

Logical Reasoning and Data Interpretation for the CAT

Nishit K Sinha

How to Prepare for Logical Reasoning for the CAT

Arun Sharma

Critical Reasoning Guide

Crackverbal

General Intelligence and Critical Reasoning for MAT

Disha Experts

Koncept of Logical Reasoning

Gajendra Kumar

Analytical & Logical Reasoning for CAT & Other Management Entrance Tests

Peeyush Bhardwaj

Also Read: MAT Preparation Tips for Intelligence & Critical Reasoning

MAT Books for Indian & Global Environment

Strengthen General Knowledge and Current Affairs for MAT exam by studying from the books listed below:

MAT Books

Authors/Publishers

Manorama Year Book

Mammen Mathew

The Mega Yearbook

Disha Experts

Objective General Knowledge

Lucents Publications

General Knowledge 2020

Arihant Publications

The Mega Yearbook 2016: Current Affairs & General Knowledge for Competitive Exams

Disha Experts

Also Read: MAT Preparation Tips for Indian & Global Environment

Q:   How can I prepare for MAT in six months?

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For MAT preparation in six months candidates need to have a focused plan. They must gather the best books for MAT preparation and start with covering the syllabus. MAT syllabus should be completed in three months. You can make a monthly/weekly or daily plan to cover the syllabus which should include studying one topic each from the main four sections - Mathematical Skills, Data Interpretation, Intelligence and Critical Reasoning as well as Language Comprehension. Keep the Indian and Global Environment section for the last. In the next two months, practice MAT sample papers and MAT mock tests to gain control over the topics you studied in the first three months. For a speed based test like MAT mock test and sample paper practice is a must because only with the help of these you can gain speed and accuracy in solving questions. The MAT question paper can have tough, tricky or easy question so you should be prepared for all types. In the last one month, study for the Indian and Global Environment section and do daily revision of all other topics. Solve a few previous year MAT question paper or solve a couple of mock tests to stay in touch with your abilities. Read More: MAT 6 months preparation plan

 

Q:   How many MAT mock test should I practice?

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Although MAT is an easier exam practice of mock tests is an essential part of preparation for this exam as well. Since MAT is also a speed based test which requires solving of 200 questions in 2.5 hours, one need to have good speed of solving questions from topics of Data Interpretation, Critical Reasoning, Mathematical Skills, Language Comprehension and Indian and Global Environment. Mock Test is the best source to improve speed and accuracy and aspirants must practice about 20-30 mock tests during their preparation phase. They should also analyse their performance per mock test so that they know their progress viz. Their strong and weak areas. At the same time, candidates need to keep in mind that they must keep in mind that they don't over do it. If they start to score 90 plus percentile in the MAT mock test they should stop at that and do revision.
 

Q:   What is MAT Syllabus?

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Since, MAT exam is conducted only for admission to MBA and PGDM/PGP courses. It is a post graduate level business aptitude test comprising Quantitative Aptitude critical reasoning, data interpretation, data sufficiency, language comprehension and general awareness. Given below are the topics included in the MAT syllabus: MAT Syllabus for Language Comprehension Verb, Noun, Pronoun, Adjective, Adverb, Parts of Speech, Sentence Correction, Fill in the Blanks, Antonyms and Synonyms, One Word Substitution, Idioms/Phrases, Para Jumbles, Reading Comprehension, Vocabulary, Grammar, Verbal Ability, etc. MAT Syllabus for Intelligence and Critical Reasoning: Family Tree, Course of Action, Arrangement, Pie Chart, Calendars, Statement Conclusions, Strong Arguments and Weak Arguments, Puzzles, Series, Blood Relations, Coding and Decoding, Column Graphs, Multi-Dimensional Arrangements, Visual Reasoning, Numeric Grid, Critical Reasoning, Syllogisms, Graphs Representing Areas MAT Syllabus for Data Analysis and Sufficiency: Tables, Charts, Pie Charts, Caselet-based Data, Graphs - Line X-Y Graphs, Venn Diagram, Bar Diagrams, Data Analysis and Data Comparison, Data Sufficiency MAT Syllabus for Mathematical Skills: LCM and HCF, Commercial Maths Complex Numbers, Percentages, Permutation and Combinations, Binomial Theorem, Profit and Loss, Simple Interest and Compound Interest, Heights and Distance, Inequalities, Speed, Time and Distance, Triangles Set Theory, Number System Circles, Mixtures and Alligations, Elementary Mathematics, Geometry, Venn Diagrams, Trigonometry Equations, Linear Programming MAT Syllabus for Indian and Global Environment Section: Current Affairs World Records, Business and Economy, Companies and CEOs, Awards and Winners, Books and Authors, Company Punchlines, History, International Organisation, Quotes and Personalities, Social Issues, Geography, Sports, Arts, Entertainment, Technology.
 

MAT Preparation Books: Secondary Reading

Apart from the books mentioned in the tables above, MAT 2024 aspirants can also refer to the following books for sample questions and practice tests. These MAT books provide sample questions for practice and exam based exercises to help you master the topics included in exam syllabus. 

MAT Books

Authors/Publishers

Face to Face MAT 22 years Solved Papers

Arihant Publications

Complete Guide for MAT & Other MBA Entrance Exams with GK

Disha Experts

Mission MBA MAT Mock Tests & Solved Papers

BS Sijwali

Study Package for Management Aptitude Test

Arun Sharma

A Modern Approach to Logical Reasoning

Dr RS Aggarwal

MAT Score Accelerator

Disha Publication

MAT (Management Aptitude Test) Entrance Exam Guide

R Gupta

MAT 20 Years Topic-Wise Solved Papers

Deepak Aggarwal

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FAQs on MAT Books and Preparation

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Q:   Which are the best books for MAT preparation?

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MAT preparation can be done by the books that are recommended for CAT. There are a few books available in the market which are exclusively for MAT preparation. We have listed down some highly recommended books for MAT preparation. How to Prepare for Data Interpretation for MAT by Arun Sharma Data Interpretation: Practice Book for the CAT and Other MBA Entrance Examinations by Nishit K Sinha The Pearson Guide to Quantitative Aptitude and Data Interpretation by Nishit K Sinha Verbal Ability and Comprehension for MBA Exams by Odisha Publications Word Power Made Easy by Norman Lewis Verbal Ability and Reading Comprehension by Nishit K Sinha Verbal Ability and Comprehension for CAT/XAT/GMAT/IIFT/CMAT/MAT/Bank PO/SSC by Bharat Patodi and Aditya Choudhary Proficiency in Reading Comprehension Simplifying the Passage for You by Ajay Singh Mathematics for MBA by RS Aggarwal Arithmetic and Quantitative Aptitude for Competitive Exams by R Goal Quantitative Aptitude for Competitive Exams by RS Aggarwal How to Prepare for Quantitative Aptitude by Arun Sharma A Modern Approach to Logical Reasoning by RS Aggarwal Logical Reasoning and Data Interpretation for the CAT by Nishit K Sinha General Intelligence and Critical Reasoning for MAT by Odisha Experts Analytical and Logical Reasoning for CAT and Other Management Entrance Tests by Peeyush Bhardwaj.
 

Q:   What are the best books for MAT Mathematical Skills?

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The Mathematical Skills section of MAT carries 40 questions and which belong to Arithmetic, Geometry, Mensuration Algebra and Number System. To crack this section of MAT one needs study all the topics included five Mathematical sub sections. To prepare for these topics, CAT Quantitative Aptitude books are useful. Candidates can also refer to MAT specific books. Mathematics for MBA by RS Aggarwal Magical Book on Quicker Maths by M Tyra Arithmetic and Quantitative Aptitude for Competitive Exams by R Goal Speed Mathematics: Do it quick, Do it right by Rajesh Kumar Thakur Quantitative Aptitude for Competitive Exams by RS Aggarwal Vedic Mathematics: Secrets Skills for Quick, Accurate Mental Calculations by Sumita Bose The Pearson Guide to Quantitative Aptitude by Dinesh Khattar How to Prepare for Quantitative Aptitude by Arun Sharma.
 

Q:   What are the best books for MAT Language Comprehension?

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MAT Language Comprehension section has equal weightage of verbal ability and reading comprehension. Candidates need to work on their English grammar and comprehension to crack this section Given below is the list of books for MAT Data Analysis and Sufficiency: Verbal Ability and Comprehension for MBA Exams by Odisha Publications Verbal Ability and Reading Comprehension by Nishit K Sinha Word Power Made Easy by Norman Lewis Verbal Ability and Comprehension by Odisha Publication Verbal Ability and Reading Comprehension by Gautam Puri How to Prepare for Verbal Ability and Reading Comprehension for CAT by Arun Sharma and Meenakshi Upadhyay Verbal Ability & Comprehension for CAT/XAT/GMAT/IIFT/CMAT/MAT/Bank PO/SSC by Bharat Patodi and Aditya Choudhary English Comprehension for MAT by Odisha Experts English Reading Comprehension by RPH Editorial Board Proficiency in Reading Comprehension Simplifying the Passage for You by Ajay Singh Reading Comprehension Ordering of Words Ordering of Sentences by Dilip Kushwaha.
 

Q:   Which are the best books for MAT Intelligence and Critical Reasoning?

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MAT Intelligence and Critical section is a moderately difficult section. Candidates need to prepare for this section in 2-3 months by preparing from the following books. These books are recommended by MBA experts: A Modern Approach to Logical Reasoning by RS Aggarwal Data Interpretation & Logical Reasoning by Gajendra Kumar Logical Reasoning and Data Interpretation for the CAT by Nishit K Sinha How to Prepare for Logical Reasoning for the CAT by Arun Sharma Critical Reasoning Guide by Crackverbal General Intelligence and Critical Reasoning for MAT by Odisha Experts Koncept of Logical Reasoning by Gajendra Kumar Analytical & Logical Reasoning for CAT & Other Management Entrance Tests by Peeyush Bhardwaj.
 

Q:   What are the best books for MAT Data Analysis and Sufficiency?

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MAT Data Analysis and Sufficiency section is of moderate difficulty level. Candidates can prepare for this section in about 2-3 months. Given below is the list of books for MAT Data Analysis and Sufficiency: Data Analysis and Sufficiency by Arun Sharma How to Prepare for Data Interpretation for MAT by Arun Sharma Data Interpretation: Practice Book for the CAT and Other MBA Entrance Examinations by Nishit K Sinha The Pearson Guide to Quantitative Aptitude and Data Interpretation by Nishit K Sinha Data Interpretation and Data Sufficiency for CAT/XAT/IIFT/CMAT/MAT/Bank PO/SSC by Odisha Experts Data Interpretation and Data Sufficiency by Ananta Ashisha Data Analysis and Interpretation Data Sufficiency by Think Tank of Kiran Prakashan Accredited Guide to Data Interpretation and Data Sufficiency by Ananta Ashisha Data Interpretation and Data Sufficiency by Arihant Experts.
 

Q:   What is the MAT syllabus for Intelligence and Critical Reasoning?

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The important topics included in the MAT syllabus for Intelligence and Critical Reasoning include Family Tree, Strong Arguments and Weak Arguments, Multi-Dimensional Arrangements, Course of Action, Puzzles, Visual Reasoning, Arrangement, Series, Numeric Grid, Pie Chart, Blood Relations, Critical Reasoning, Calendars, Coding & Decoding, Syllogisms, Statement Conclusions, Column Graphs, Graphs Representing Area. Candidates must note that covering MAT syllabus for Intelligence and Critical Reasoning is tough because it is not Mathematics. There is no concept to be understood, there is no formula to be memorized. It is also not like General Knowledge, where facts are to be memorized. This section of MAT requires developing intelligence and reasoning skills. Most of the questions in this section are based on puzzles and patterns so one needs to develop the skill of identifying key details. Practice of several types of questions from all the topics is one of the best ways to cover the syllabus of this section of MAT.
 

Q:   What is the MAT syllabus for Mathematical Skills?

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Some of the main topics included in the MAT syllabus for Mathematical Skills are LCM and HCF, Percentages, Commercial Maths Complex Numbers, Percentages, Profit and Loss, Permutation and Combinations, Binomial Theorem, Sequence and Series Surds and Indices, Interest (Simple and Compound), Heights and Distance, Inequalities, Speed, Time and Distance, Triangles Set Theory, Number System Circles, Mixtures and Alligations, Elementary Mathematics, Geometry, Venn Diagrams, Trigonometry Equations and Linear Programming. Candidates need to study all these topic thoroughly this section of MAT carries 40 questions and in every session there can be more questions from any topic. So, start preparing for Mathematical Skills section of the MAT exam at least six months before you intend to appear for it. To cover the entire syllabus of this section thoroughly, you will need at least six months.
 

Q:   How should I prepare for Data Analysis and Sufficiency section of MAT?

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For Data Analysis and Sufficiency of MAT test takers should constantly revise the topics and practice sample questions as this section can be cracked only by enough practice of all types of questions. It is also important to strengthen basic calculations of Maths. Candidates must memorise Tables up 20, Cubes, Cube roots, square, square roots, percentage, pie value, etc. For quick multiplication and division, Practicing adequate number of MAT mock tests and sample papers will prepare you for the main exam, so you should practice 30-35 mock tests. To improve percentile score, focus on maximizing accuracy of every question that you solve in mock tests and sample papers. Candidates must attempt questions of all types and all difficulty levels to master this section of MAT exam. They should also practice every MAT sample question 2-3 times, to gain speed and accuracy.
 

Q:   What are the best books and study materials for MAT 2024 preparation?

A:

Preparing for an entrance exam like MAT 2024 can be daunting, but there are many excellent resources available to help you succeed. Some of the best books for MAT 2024 preparation include the Mission MBA Guide by B. S. Sijwali & Tarun Goal, The Pearson MAT Super Course by Pearson, and Study Package for MAT by Arun Sharma. In addition to these books, candidates can also benefit from practicing with previous years' question papers and mock tests, which provide insight into the exam pattern and syllabus. Online study materials and video lectures are also available to supplement your preparation. Be sure to check the official website and other reliable sources for the most updated information on the best books and study materials for MAT 2024 preparation. With the right resources and dedication, you can ace the exam and take the first step towards your dream management career. All the best!

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Candidate should take MAT exam to get enrolled in MBA programme at Sir M. Visvesvaraya Institute of technology . The college is yet to release the information regarding cut off on it's website although it has taken admission for 2023batch.

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The specific MAT cutoff for MBA admission at ADGITM is not explicitly mentioned in the available resources. However, generally, the MAT cutoffs for MBA colleges go between 70 to 80+ percentile. It’s recommended to check ADGITM’s official website or contact their admissions office for the most accura

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For certain students, admission through the management quota at MVIT (M Visvesvaraya Institute of Technology) or any other university may be a viable alternative. But, it's critical to fully read and comprehend the terms and conditions of each institution's management quota admissions policy. It's w

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Bonagiri Shreya

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Yes, you can join ITM University, Raipur for the MBA programme even if you haven't taken the MAT (Management Aptitude Test) exam. ITM University, Raipur accepts multiple entrance exam scores for admission to its MBA courses, including CAT, XAT, MAT, CMAT, State CET, and even its own entrance exam.

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Yes, you can absolutely get the admission because there is a minimum criteria of 60 percentage in the college for MAT for M.Com.

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Harsh Kumar

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It is possible to enroll in an MBA programme at Amity Global Business School Mumbai even if you haven't taken the Management Aptitude Test (MAT). Many business schools, including Amity, accept multiple entrance exams or take into account additional requirements for admission in addition to MAT score

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Yes, you can join Velammal Engineering College for an MBA programme without appearing for the MAT (Management Aptitude Test). The college may have its own admission process and criteria for the MBA program. 

In addition to the MAT (Management Aptitude Test), Velammal Engineering College may accept ot

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Rashi arora

Beginner-Level 5

Answered a week ago

NO

To be eligible for the M.Com program, you need to have at least a 50% score in your undergraduate degree from a recognised university. The college also prefers candidates with industry experience 

you need to take the SPGAT entrance exam to get admission into the M.Com programme at St. Joseph Colle

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Tirth Goyani

Beginner-Level 4

Answered a week ago

Yes, you can take admission in the MBA programme at Velammal Engineering College even if you haven't appeared for the MAT (Management Aptitude Test). While some colleges may require MAT scores for MBA admissions.They may have alternative criteria or entrance exams for MBA admissions. Contact their a

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Rashi arora

Beginner-Level 5

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