ATMA 2021: Registration (Out), Exam Date (14 Feb), Eligibility, Syllabus

ATMA 2021

ATMA 2021

ATMA 2021 is a common MBA entrance exam that leads to admission to a number of AICTE recognized institutions that offer MBA, PGDM, MMS, and MCA programs. It is conducted by Association of Indian Management Schools (AIMS). In the year 2021, AIMS is conducting ATMA exam on 14 Feb, 30 May, and 25 July 2021. Registration for ATMA Feb 2021 exam has started. Candidates who are interested and eligible for the AIMS Test for Management Admissions can apply online at After registration, candidates can download admit card from the same website, through the login. Declaration of results are also in the same way. Colleges accepting ATMA scores need to validate the result before using it.

LatestATMA 2021 registration has started. Know more and get direct link to apply here.

ATMA 2021 Exam Date, Registration Date, Admit Card Date

EventsImportant Dates
Registration start date21 Dec 2020
Last date for ATMA Registration08 Feb 2021
Last Date to pay fee07 Feb 2021
Last date for printing of ATMA application form09 Feb 2021
Admit Card Release Date10 Feb 2021
ATMA 2021 Exam Date14 Feb 2021
30 May 2021
25 Jul 2021
Result Date19 Feb 2021

ATMA Registration 2021

The registration for ATMA Exam takes place online. So, all the eligible candidates can submit their ATMA application form through For this, they first have to make a payment of application fee and then fill the registration form. Follow the detailed ATMA 2021 online registration process available below.

ATMA Registration

1st step: Visit the official website for ATMA,

2nd step: Under the “important dates” section, candidates will find the direct link to register for ATMA Exam.

ATMA Registration 2021

3rd step: On clicking, applicants have to enter basic details to register themselves. These includes – name, date of birth, name of the city, mobile number, email ID.

4th step: Tap on ‘proceed for fees payment’ button to register successfully.

5th step: Using the online payment gateway applicants can make the online payment for ATMA Exam.

6th step: Hereafter, aspirants will receive auto-generated Personal Identification Number (PID). Now proceed to submit the application form.

7th step: Enter the details as asked in ATMA application form and upload the documents.

8th step: On success submission, candidates will get login details. Keep these details safe for future reference.

Search ATMA PID or Password

ATMA PID and password are one of the most crucial information for the examination. These help a candidate to fill the application form, re-print the registration form, download admit card and check their result. In case, aspirants have misplaced ATMA PID then they can retrieve the same. For this, they require the following details –

  • Select Exam Date
  • Opt which info you want to search – Password or PID
  • Date of Birth
  • Registered Mobile Number
  • Registered Email Id

Overview of ATMA Exam

Know some fundamental details about ATMA exam with the help of table available below.

Name of the ExamAIMS Test for Management Admissions (ATMA)
Conducting BodyAssociation of Indian Management Schools (AIMS)
Frequency of examHeld 04 to 05 times in a year
Number of Participating Colleges200+ colleges (expected)
Mode of ATMA ExamCBT Test
Difficulty level of examEasy to moderate level
ATMA Score ValidityFor one academic session
Importance of ATMA ExamProvides admission to reputed Management colleges

ATMA 2021 Eligibility Criteria

Before applicants start applying for ATMA Exam 2021, we suggest reading the eligibility criteria. So, go through this section to know about the ATMA eligibility criteria of the previous year.

Educational Qualification

  • Bachelors degree with minimum 50% marks from a UGC recognized university.
  • Those who have completed CA can apply.

Note: Candidates who are in the final year can also apply for ATMA Exam.

ATMA 2021 Syllabus

Candidates who are appearing for ATMA Exam should be aware of the syllabus of the examination. It will allow them to understand the topics from the exam conducting body asks questions. Hence, we have given here ATMA syllabus based on previous year notification.

  • Analytical Reasoning Skills-I
  • Analytical Reasoning Skills-II
  • Verbal Skills-I
  • Verbal Skills – II
  • Quantitative Skills – I
  • Quantitative Skills -II

ATMA 2021 Exam Pattern

Before starting the preparation for the exam, go through the scheme for the examination. With the help of ATMA exam pattern, candidates will get know the mode of the exam, marking scheme, type of questions asked and related aspects. As of now, AIMS has not released the official notification for ATMA examination. So, refer to this section to know the previous year ATMA Exam Pattern.

  • Mode of exam: Computer Based Test (CBT)
  • Types of questions: Multiple Choice Questions
  • Duration of exam: 3 hours
  • Number of questions: 180 questions
  • Number of sections: 06 Sections
  • Marking Scheme: There is negative marking
SubjectsDuration of Exam
Analytical Reasoning Skills-I30 minutes
Analytical Reasoning Skills-II30 minutes
Verbal Skills-I30 minutes
Verbal Skills-II30 minutes
Quantitative Skills – I30 minutes
Quantitative Skills – II30 minutes

ATMA Sample Paper

Another useful resource for the preparation of ATMA examination are the sample paper. Once candidates have completed the preparation with syllabus they can practice with the sample paper provided by the conducting body. Know how candidates can download the ATMA Sample Paper from the website here:

Click here to get ATMA Sample Paper

1st step: The first step is to browse the official website of ATMA,

2nd step: Scroll down a little to get the ‘sample paper’ link available under ‘exam timetable for ATMA exam’.

ATMA Sample Paper

3rd step: A pop-up then displays on the screen. Aspirants can then select the sample paper candidates wish to download.

ATMA Sample Paper

ATMA Mock Test

Along with the sample paper, AIMS also provides the mock test for the examinations. Applicants can follow the steps given below to get the ATMA mock test.

Click here to get ATMA Free Mock Test

1st step: Browse the official website of ATMA,

2nd step: Candidates can locate the mock test link under the “Exam Table for ATMA Exam”. They can also click on “Mock Tests” link available on the top

ATMA Mock Test

3rd step: Now, ATMA mock test link displays on the screen. Enter the email address and password to start the test.

ATMA 2021 Admit Card

AIMS publishes ATMA admit card online at Applicants who successfully submit their online application can download the admit card using exam date, PID and password. Know more about ATMA 2021 admit card here:

  • Applicants can locate the ATMA admit card link under the ATMA Online Exam > Candidate Login > Print Admit Card section.
  • The exact test venue for the examination is available on ATMA call letter.
  • Candidates have to mandatorily carry ATMA Hall Ticket to the centre. Also, carry the following documents –
    • 02 recent passport size photograph
    • A copy of registration form
    • Photo identification card – Passport, PAN card, Aadhar Card, Driving License, etc.
  • Other than this, AIMS also provide some general instructions on the call letter. As per the instructions, candidates have to reach the centre 01 hours before the exam time.

ATMA 2021 Result

After the successful commencement of exam, AIMS declares the ATMA result online at Hence, candidates can check their result through login. They require the PID and password to log in and check the result.

Get more information on how to check ATMA 2021 Result, what happens after the result declaration here:

  • Candidates will get the ATMA result declaration link under “exams notification” section.
  • On qualifying the exam, candidates can take admission in reputed MBA colleges and post-graduation Management programme.

Advantages of ATMA 2021 Exam

AIMS Test for Management Admission or popularly knows as ATMA is a national level test. Each year, lakhs of candidates appear for the examination to take admission in Management programs. Other than this, ATMA is a gateway to additional benefits. Check all of them here:

  • Allows direct admission in more than 100 reputed MBA colleges
  • Exam takes place more than once a year
  • Predicts Academic Performance
  • High Quality Test
  • ATMA does not require any prior knowledge of business or management
  • Main function of ATMA exam is to assess aptitude of candidates for higher management education.

About AIMS

Association of Indian Management Schools (AIMS) conducted the examination for AIMS Test for Management Admission. It is a non-profit organisation that works as a network amongst top management schools. On qualifying the test conducted by AIMS, candidates can take admission in top management schools such as IIMs, ISB, Xavier Institutes and others. One of the main objectives of AIMS is to interact with other association and form a collaboration amongst top management schools. It also works on the commencement of training programs and development of management education.


Q1. Is there any negative marking in ATMA exam?

Ans 1. Yes. AIMS exercises the negative marking provision in ATMA exam.

Q2. Does IIM accepted the ATMA scores?

Ans 2. Yes. Several reputed management colleges such as IIMs, Xavier accepts ATMA scores.

Q3. How is ATMA Scores calculated?

Ans 3. AIMS calculated candidate’s scores based on the answers marked in the answer key. Thereafter, marking scheme is taken under consideration.

Q4. What is ATMA result validation key?

Ans 4. Once the result for ATMA is out, candidate get a scorecard. This contains a exam validation key using which candidates can validate their ATMA result/ scores.

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