What Is The Difference Between CAT And MAT?

Many students and graduates who want to take up the MBA courses in the reputed and renowned management colleges in India, often get confused about which exam to take, and what exactly is the difference between the terms CAT & MAT.

CAT (Common Admission Test) and MAT (Management Aptitude Test), both are national level MBA entrance tests conducted for students who want to pursue their MBA degree in Gwalior, Mumbai, Delhi, Gurgaon, Chennai, Ahmedabad or any other city in India.  While CAT is conducted for the admission to the top-tier business schools in India such as IIMs, MAT is conducted for the next tier B-schools in the country. So, if you are planning to pursue your management degree from one of the IIMs or the other reputed colleges, you must appear for both CAT and MAT.

Here are the major differences between these two examinations:

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