# How to Calculate your MAT Score or Percentile?

How to calculate MAT Score: Management Aptitude Test is held multiple times a year. All India Management Association conducts the MAT examination, offering admission to the candidates in MBA courses or PGDM courses. MAT scores of the candidates are dependent upon the overall performance of the candidate in the written examination. However, the important thing is to learn how to calculate MAT scores. So, in this blog post, the students will get an insight into how to calculate their MAT scores and the differences between MAT Scores and percentile.

## How does AIMA Calculate MAT Score?

The MAT score and percentile are calculated from the written examination of the candidate. Let’s uncover more about the MAT score vs percentile from the points below.

• AIMA calculates the marks of the four sections asked in the exam.
• The last section of the exam is not considered while drafting the percentile.
• The MAT score is calculated by calculating the marks of the four subjects and lies in the range of 200 to 800.
• MAT sectional exam score lies within the range of 20 to 80 marks. There is no range above or below these marks
• If candidates secure marks below 200 they will be considered 199 only and not 200.

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## MAT Score vs Percentile

The MAT Score and the Percentile are always released separately by AIMA. The MAT score refers to the total marks secured by the candidate in the written examination without adding the marks of the fifth section. On the other hand, MAT percentile is the relative marks obtained by the candidate in comparison to other candidates.

## How to Calculate the MAT Percentile?

MAT Percentile is calculated by dividing the obtained MAT Score by the total number of candidates. It is important to get the MAT percentile because some colleges consider the MAT percentile an important factor for getting admission. However, some of them only consider MAT scores. So it is important to know about both of them. However, here is the formula to calculate the MAT percentile.

Formula:  MAT Percentile= MAT Score*100/ Total no. of Candidates

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## Institue-Wise MAT Score vs Percentile

Around 800+ colleges consider MAT scores for admission to top MBA colleges in India. However, other institutes choose candidates based on their composite score achieved in MAT exam. Refer to the table given below to know about institutes accepting MAT scores.

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## FAQs

Is 85 a good percentile in the MAT Exam?

Yes, 85 is a good percentile secured in the MAT exam and the candidate can easily get admission to topnotch B schools for example IPE Hyderabad, and ITM Navi Mumbai.

How can I calculate the MAT score?

A candidate can calculate by following the guidelines and regulations released by AIMA.

How can a candidate calculate the MAT Percentile?

MAT Percentile is calculated by dividing the MAT Composite Score by the total number of candidates.

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