RMAT Syllabus 2023

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Research Management Aptitude Test (RMAT) is the entrance exam which is conducted by the All India Management Association (AIMA) for admission to PhD Management. The application form will be available on the official website of AIMA. The RMAT exam will be conducted online by Remote Proctored Internet Based Test (IBT). Candidates who want to appear for the RMAT exam must fill out the form before the deadline. The candidates must know the exam syllabus before starting to prepare for the exam. In the below-mentioned article, the candidates will get to know about the RMAT Syllabus.

Exam NameResearch Management Aptitude Test
Exam Short NameRMAT
Conducting BodyAll India Management Association (AIMA)
Exam ModeInternet Based Test (IBT)
Types of QuestionsMultiple Choice Questions (MCQ)
Exam Duration90 Minutes
Exam FrequencyAnnually
Official Websitehttps://www.aima.in/about-aima

RMAT Syllabus

The RMAT 2023 syllabus includes topics from subjects that test the skills of the students in the field of management. There will be 2 sections in the RMAT 2023 which are Research Fundamentals and Attitude and Basics of Management. Below mentioned tables have the syllabus of the RMAT:

Section A: Research Fundamentals and Attitude

Primary and Secondary DataTypes of Variable
Data InterpretationDecisional and research problems
Research and teaching aptitudeTypes and properties of the four types of scales used for data collection
Types of Sampling methodsPopulation and sample
Logical reasoningMethods of data collection
Overview of the higher education
system in India
Research Ethics
Steps in research

Section B: Basics of Management

Managerial Skills and LevelsFunctions of managers in business organization 
Elements of the business environmentMeaning, Power and Authority
Balance sheet and its componentsFundamentals of human resource management– recruitment
Training and AppraisalConcepts and Components of the marketing mix
Functions of marketing managersIndian financial systems
Functions of Human Resource managersBasic Accounting concepts
Globalization of businessFunctions of operating managers
Inventory costs and simple modelsFunctions of Finance managers
Statistical quality control techniques

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Best Books for RMAT Syllabus

The candidates who are preparing for the RMAT entrance exam must be having difficulty finding the best study material for the entrance exam. Below mentioned are the best books for the RMAT entrance exam which will help students to prepare for the exam.

Best Books for Research Fundamentals and Attitude

Fundamentals of ResearchAnubhaa M Walia and Manpreet Uppal
Fundamentals of researchGary Anderson and Nancy Arsenault
Fundamental of Research Methodology and StatisticsYogesh Kumar Singh

Best Books for Basics of Management

Basics of ManagementA.K.Gupta and R. Goyal
Basics of ManagementVandana Kathuria
Principles of ManagementVibrant Publishers

Best books for RMAT Interview

Books Author
Basic Interviewing SkillsRaymond L Gordan
Cracking the code to a successful interviewEvan Pellett
60 seconds and you are hiredRob Ryan


Q1- How many sections are there in RMAT Entrance exam?

There are two sections in the RMAT Entrance exams which are Research Fundamentals and Attitude and Basics of Management.

Q2- What is the syllabus of Research Fundamentals and Attitude?

The syllabus of Research Fundamentals and Attitude are Primary and Secondary Data, Types of variables, Data Interpretation, Types of sampling methods, Logical reasoning, Population and Sampling.

Q3- What is the syllabus of the Basics of Management?

The syllabus of the Basics of Management is Managerial Skills and Levels, Balance sheet and its components, Training and Appraisal, and Indian financial systems.

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