AIMS Test for Management Admissions
AIMS Test for Management Admissions (ATMA) is a national-level computer-based management entrance examination. It is conducted by the Association of Indian Management Schools (AIMS). ATMA scores are used for admission in various management programmes.
ATMA aims to evaluate a candidate’s verbal reasoning, numerical reasoning, analysing and synthesising ability. It is generally a three hour exam. The test consists of multiple-choice objective-type questions.
Candidates who want to apply for the test need to be graduates (in any discipline). Final year graduation students can also apply for the exam.
“The scores of ATMA test are valid for Maharashtra institutional level MBA seats also, in addition to All-India level seats,” informs the official website.
ATMA is a computer-based MBA entrance test. The test consists of multiple-choice objective-type questions. Candidates need to attempt 180 questions in 180 minutes. It evaluates verbal reasoning, numerical reasoning, analysing and synthesising ability of the candidate. It focuses on the aptitude of an applicant for higher management education. There are number of sample papers available at the ATMA official website to help candidates improve their speed and give an idea of what the exam is all about.
|Section||Number of Questions||Allotted Time|
|Analytical Reasoning Skills Part 1||30||30 minutes|
|Analytical Reasoning Skills Part 2||30||30 minutes|
|Quantitative Skills Part 1||30||30 minutes|
|Quantitative Skills Part 2||30||30 minutes|
|Verbal Skills Part 1||30||30 minutes|
|Verbal Skills Part 2||30||30 minutes|
Each question has four options. For each correct answer candidates are awarded 1 mark whereas for every incorrect answer 0.25 marks is deducted.
Syllubus for Andhra Pradesh Integrated Common Entrance Test
(Test Details: 200 Questions: 200 Marks: Time 150 minutes) Section-A: Analytical Ability 75 Questions (75 Marks)
Data Sufficiency: A question is given followed by data in the form of two statements labeled as (i) and (ii ). If the data given in (i) alone is sufficient to answer the question then choice (1) is the correct answer. If the data given in (ii) alone is sufficient to answer the question then choice (2) is the correct answer. If both (i) and (ii) put together are sufficient to answer the question but neither statement alone is sufficient, then choice (3) is the correct answer. If both (i) and (ii) put together are not sufficient to answer the question and additional data is needed, then choice (4) is the correct answer. 2. Problem Solving a) Sequences and Series: Analogies of numbers and alphabet, completion of blank spaces following the pattern in a:b::c:d relationship; odd thing out: missing number in a sequence or a series. b)Data Analysis: The data given in a Table, Graph, Bar diagram, Pie Chart, Venn Diagram or a Passage is to be analyzed and the questions pertaining to the data are to be answered. c) Coding and Decoding Problems: A code pattern of English Alphabet is given. A given word or a group of letters are to be coded or decoded based on the given code or codes. d)Date, Time & Arrangement Problems: Calendar problems, clock problems, blood relationships, arrivals, departures and schedules, seating arrangements, symbol and notation interpretation.
Section -B: Mathematical Ability 75 Questions (75 Marks) I. Arithmetical Ability Laws of indices, ratio and proportion; surds; numbers and divisibility, l.c.m. and g.c.d; Rational numbers, Ordering.; Percentages; Profit and loss; Partnership, Pipes and cisterns, time, distance and work problems, areas and volumes, mensuration, modular arithmetic. II. Algebraical and Geometrical Ability Statements, Truth tables, implication converse and inverse, Tautologies-Sets, Relations and functions, applications - Equation of a line in different forms. Trigonometry - Trigonometric ratios, Trigonometric ratios of standard angles, (0°, 30°, 45°, 60°, 90°, 180°): Trigonometric identities: sample problems on heights and distances, Polynomials; Remainder theorem and consequences; Linear equations and expressions; Progressions, Binomial Theorem, Matrices, Notion of a limit and derivative; Plane geometry - lines, Triangles, Quadrilaterals, Circles, Coordinate geometry-distance between points. III. Statistical Ability: Frequency distributions, Mean, Median, Mode, Standard Deviation, Correlation, simple problems on Probability.
Section-C: Communication Ability 50 Questions (50 Marks) Objectives of the Test Candidates will be assessed on the ability to: 1. Identify vocabulary used in day-to-day communication. 2. Understand the functional use of grammar in day-to-day communication as well as in business contexts. 3. Identify the basic terminology and concepts in computer and business contexts (letters, reports, memoranda, agenda, minutes etc.). 4. Understand written text and drawing inferences. Part 1: Vocabulary Part 2: Business and Computer terminology Part 3: Functional Grammar Part 4: Reading Comprehension (3 Passages)
Andhra Pradesh Integrated Common Entrance Test Notification
Andhra Pradesh – Integrated Common Entrance Test dates are coming out soon
Eligibility for Alliance University Enginnering Entrance Test
Candidates seeking admission in MBA courses through APICET should fulfil the following criteria:
Candidates should be residents of Andhra Pradesh.
Candidates should be graduates with at least 50% marks (45% marks in case of SC,ST reserved categories) in Bachelors Degree Examination.
Candidates appearing for the final year degree examination are also eligible to appear for APICET
Andhra Pradesh Integrated Common Entrance Test (APICET) Application
Applications for APICET can only be submitted through Online mode. Candidates can still register for the exam by paying late fee.
Candidates can opt to pay through online centers in AP (Mee Seva Centers, e – Seva Centers) or via payment gateway (Credit Card / Debit Card).
The Registration fee for online submission can be completed either at AP Online Centers / Mee Seva Centers, e-Seva Centers in A.P. or through online payment by Credit card or Debit card.
Hall tickets can be downloaded from the website. To download the admit cards, candidates need to enter their application number and date of birth