ATMA 2017

AIMS Test for Management Admissions (ATMA)

ATMA 2017

ATMA 2017ATMA 2017: The Association of Indian Management School (AIMS) conducts its national level test- AIMS Test for Management Admissions (ATMA) for admissions to the Post-graduate programmes in Management programmes (MBA, PGDM, PGDBA, MCM, MCA, etc.) across its participating institutes. ATMA is a single window entrance exam. ATMA 2017 tests are scheduled to be conducted thrice in the year on February 12, May 28, and July 23, 2017, in paper and computer based modes, respectively. After the conduct of ATMA February 2017, the application process for ATMA May 2017 has started from February 20. Candidates can check here all the details about ATMA 2017 exam such as dates, eligibility criteria, application form, exam pattern, admit card, result, cutoff, etc.

Latest: ATMA May 2017 Application Process has started.


All about ATMA 2017

  • Exam Name: AIMS Test for Management Admissions

  • Commonly Known as: ATMA

  • Exam Type: Post Graduate

  • Conducting Body: Association of Indian Management School (AIMS) 

ATMA Important Dates 2017


The officials have only announced the test dates.Candidates can check below the important dates for ATMA May 2017:


ATMA 2017 Important Dates



Date of Commencement of Registration

February 20, 2017

Start of Distribution of ATMA Bulletins

March 1, 2017

Close of Distribution of ATMA Bulletins

May 18, 2017

Date of Closure of Registration

May 20, 2017

Last date for Reprint of filled-in Application Form

May 24, 2017

Downloading of Admit Cards

May 25, 2017

ATMA May 2017

May 28, 2017

ATMA May 2017 Result

June 5, 2017

ATMA July Exam 2017

July 23, 2017

ATMA Eligibility Criteria 2017


AIMS has prescribed the eligibility criteria for ATMA 2017. The eligibility norms are as follow:

  • Graduates from a recognised university or institute are eligible to apply for ATMA

  • Applicants should pursue Bachelor's Degree in any discipline

  • Final year candidates can also apply for the test. 

ATMA Application Form 2017


The application form for ATMA May 2017 is available from February 20. The distribution of ATMA bulletin will start from March 1, 2017. The application forms are available via both online and offline modes. Eligible candidates could fill the application form and register for the test in any of the modes. For an offline application process, candidates have to fill the application form and submit. Take a print out of the filled up application form and send it to AIMS office. The application fee for both online and offline modes was Rs. 1,100.


ATMA Exam Pattern 2017


ATMA has six sections on three areas with total 180 questions to be answered by the students. The total duration of the test is three hours, and there is no sectional time limit. Each section will have 30 questions to be answered. The detailed test pattern is provided in the table below.


ATMA Exam Pattern



Number of Questions

Allotted Time


Analytical Reasoning Skills


30 minutes


Verbal Skills


30 minutes


Quantitative Skills


30 minutes


Verbal Skills


30 minutes


Analytical Reasoning Skills


30 minutes


Quantitative Skills


30 minutes



180 minutes


ATMA Admit Card 2017


The admit card or the hall ticket for ATMA 2017 May test will be available from May 25, 2017. Only registered candidates can download ATMA 2017 admit card. It is important for the candidates to download and present the admit card at the time of the test, failing to which a candidate will not be allowed to appear in the test.


ATMA Test Centres 2017


ATMA is conducted in the following Test centres:


  • Ahmedabad (Gandhi Nagar)

  • Bengaluru

  • Bhubaneswar

  • New Delhi

  • Ghaziabad

  • Hyderabad

  • Indore

  • Jaipur

  • Kolhapur

  • Kolkata

  • Lucknow

  • Mumbai

  • Navi Mumbai

  • Nagpur

  • Nashik

  • Pune

  • Raipur

  • Ranchi

  • Thane 

ATMA Result 2017


The officials have announced the ATMA 2017 result of February test on February 24, 2017. ATMA May 2017 result will be declared on or around June 5, 2017 by visiting the official website.


ATMA Cutoff 2017


A cutoff is the minimum marks required by the candidates to get a shortlist call for further admission process. The ATMA 2017 cutoff will be announced by ATMA participating institutes on their respective websites. The cutoff marks depend on various factors like difficulty level, number of test takers, and number of seats offered by the B-schools.


ATMA Participating Institutes 2017


The list of total ATMA 2017 participating institutes has not been announced yet. Around 200 B-schools in India will accept ATMA scores for admissions to their management programmes.  After the announcement of the results, candidates will have to apply in different Participating Institutes of ATMA and follow their selection process to avail final admission.


ATMA Selection Procedure 2017

After the result, the B-schools accepting ATMA scores will release the shortlist of candidates for the next rounds of admission. The shortlisted candidates will have to appear for the Group Discussion (GD) and or Written Ability Test (WAT) and Personal Interview (PI) rounds. The final merit list will be prepared based on the ATMA scores, performance in GD/WAT-PI rounds and overall academic profile of the candidates.



Association of Indian Management Schools (AIMS)

101, Rekha Deluxe Enclave Sangeetha Nagar, Punjagutta,

Hyderabad 500082

Tel.No.Office: 040-2337 0024/34


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