ATMA 2018

AIMS Test for Management Admissions - ATMA Exam, is a popular National Level MBA entrance Test.  ATMA exam is one of the six national tests recognized by AICTE and MHRD, Government of India.  Scores of ATMA Test are accepted by the MBA colleges across the country. ATMA 2018 test is for students who want to pursue MBA at Post Graduation level from Government / University / Private Aided / Private Un-Aided MBA colleges in India. ATMA 2018 is being conducted 5 times in the year from January to August. ATMA test exam dates for January and February 2018 are already over. Remaining three ATMA 2018 exam dates will be  in the months of May, July and August 2018.


Next ATMA 2018 Test is scheduled in May. AIMS have already announced the ATMA May 2018 Exam Date and will conduct the exam on May 27, 2018. ATMA May 2018 will be an Online Computer Based Test. The last date to apply for ATMA 2018 May Exam is May 22.


ATMA May 2018 Exam Dates
ATMA Exam dates have been announced for ATMA 2018 May exam. Following are the important ATMA May Exam dates:

ATMA May Exam Registration Starts
March 5, 2018
ATMA 2018 May Exam Last Date to Pay Exam Fee 
May 21, 2018 till 5 PM
Last Date for Registration
May 22, 2018
Last Date to Reprint Application
May 22, 2018
Admit Card Download starts
May 24, 2018
Admit Card download ends
May 27, 2018
Last Date to Submit Test Centre Change Request
May 17, 2018
ATMA Exam Date
May 27, 2018 (2PM to 5PM)
ATMA May Exam Result Date
June 5, 2018


ATMA Exam: Salient Features
Let’s look at some of the salient features of  ATMA 2018 Test:


Gateway to 100 MBA Colleges: ATMA 2018 May Exam score will be accepted by 100 MBA colleges located across India in Delhi/NCR, Jaipur, Bangalore, Bhubaneswar, Hyderabad, Chennai, Mumbai, Pune and other prominent cities. Some of the Top MBA colleges accepting ATMA test score are IFIM Bangalore, PUMBA Pune, Dy Patil Pune, DSIMS Mumbai, Welingkar Mumbai, Christ University, IPE Hyderabad, FIIB New Delhi, NDIM New Delhi among others. Read More for Top MBA colleges Accepting ATMA


Exam with 5 Attempts in a Year:  There are five ATMA exams conducted in a year in the months of January, February, May, July and August.  ATMA 2018 exam dates for January and February are already over and the ATMA May exam date is Sunday, May 27, 2018. Remaining two ATMA test exam dates are - Sunday, July 1, 2018 and Sunday, August 5, 2018


Exam with Moderate Difficulty: ATMA May 2018 and subsequent ATMA exams are expected to have a moderate difficulty level as per the past trends. ATMA test consists of 180 questions divided in 6 sections to be solved in 3 hours.


Leads to University MBA/MMS and PGDM admission: ATMA 2018 test takers have the opportunity to pursue MBA from Government and Private Universities; MMS from the MBA colleges in Mumbai, Pune and other cities of Maharashtra; updated PGDM programmes from well known private PGDM colleges in India.


ATMA, Similar to MAT, CMAT and other exams: ATMA 2018 May exam will be an online computer-based test on the pattern of CMAT, MAT and other MBA entrance exams giving the opportunity to synchronise your ATMA exam preparation with other exams without much additional efforts.


Single day, Single session exam: ATMA May 2018 Exam will be a single day, single session exam of three hours duration which does not require equating the scores as per the difficulty level across different sessions and the merit list is prepared straight forward like CMAT, XAT and SNAP. will continue to update this page to highlight latest dates and other exam announcements. So bookmark this page for your ATMA May 2018 exam preparation.

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Exam dates and schedule

  • Registration – Online: 05-03-2018 10:00 AM to 22-05-2018 05:00 PM (Confirm)
    Admit Card Release: 24-05-2018 10:00 AM to 27-05-2018 05:00 PM (Confirm)
    Exam Date & Timings- Online: Sunday, May 27, 2018 - 14:00 to 17:00 (Confirm)
    Result: 05-06-2018 10:00 AM (Confirm)

ATMA 2018 Eligibility

ATMA Exam is a national level MBA entrance test leading to admission in 100 MBA colleges in India. Accordingly, before knowing the ATMA May Exam Eligibility, please check the eligibility criteria of the MBA colleges accepting ATMA May exam score to which you wish to apply. AIMS the ATMA exam conducting authority has advised the ATMA test takers to check the eligibility criteria of the institutes and verify independently about the AICTE/UGC/AIU recognition of the programmes of the Institutes, apart from the ATMA 2018 Exam Eligibility.


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ATMA 2018 Exam & Scoring Pattern

ATMA-2018 (MBA) exam will be held in paper pen mode/online mode in one session in the 2nd week of February 2018 from 2PM to 5PM. The exam will consist of (Objective) Multiple Choice type questions. For paper based test, the candidates have to mark the correct answers on the OMR answer sheet using BLUE OR BLACK INK BALL POINT PEN ONLY. 

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ATMA Registration, Fee & Application form

ATMA 2018 May exam is a popular MBA entrance exam leading to admission in 100 MBA colleges in India for their MBA/MMS/PGDM programmes. Read more about ATMA Exam


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ATMA Test Cities

ATMA is conducted in the following Test centres:

Ahmedabad (Gandhi Nagar) Bengaluru Bhubaneswar
New Delhi Hyderabad Indore
Jaipur Kolhapur  Kolkata
Lucknow Mumbai Navi Mumbai
Nagpur Nashik Pune
Raipur Ranchi Thane


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ATMA 2018 Syllabus

The broad outline of syllabus for the AIMS Test for Management admissions (ATMA) for MBA PG Courses is detailed below:


There are three major sections in ATMA and each section is further divided into two parts making ATMA 2018 February exam as six section test. Three hours will be allotted to attempt 180 questions in ATMA 2018 test. Each of the six sections will have 30 questions in MCQ format.


It is not necessary that order of sections would remain the same. The sequence may change from exam to exam.


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ATMA Admit Card 2018

Association of Indian Management Schools (AIMS) will release the ATMA 2018 Admit card for February ATMA exam on February 22, 2018. The February 2018 ATMA exam will be held on February 25, 2018 from 2PM to 5PM.


ATMA 2018 Admit Card will be live as E-Admit Card on the official ATMA website. Candidates have to download the ATMA E-Admit card from the website. No hard copy of the ATMA Admit Card will be sent by post.


ATMA Admit card


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ATMA Sample Test Papers

To help ATMA 2018 aspirants prepare and perform better in the ATMA 2018 exams, experts at have prepared ATMA 2018 Sample test paper based on the ATMA previous years paper pattern & key changes in ATMA exam pattern with answer keys and solutions. Expected Questions... Prepared by India’s Top Experts 


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