AIMA UGAT 2024: Application Form, Exam Dates, Eligibility, Pattern

AIMA UGAT 2024 stands for All India Management Association Under Graduate Aptitude Test 2024. This UGAT exam is conducted every year by AIMA to offer admission in various UG courses such as BCA, BBA, BHM, Integrated MBA (IMBA), etc.

The conducting authority AIMA annually declares a list of all participating Under Graduate Admission Test institutes to which applicants can apply for admission by this admission test. In the UGAT exam, the knowledge of candidates is tested in various sections such as Logical Reasoning, General Knowledge, English, and Numerical & Data Analysis. The UGAT is conducted in both modes PPT or online mode on the basis of the candidate’s preference during filling out the AIMA UGAT 2024 application form.

Students will have an opportunity to choose any 5 options out of all participating colleges/institutes/ universities as per their preference. Every participating college/institute/university will release their required cut-off score to get admission, depending on the total number of available seats. In the article given below, you will find all kinds of information related to the AIMA UGAT 2024 important dates, the application process, exam pattern, exam syllabus, etc.

AIMA UGAT 2024 Exam Overview

Exam NameAIMA UGAT 2024
Full Name All India Management Association Under Graduate Aptitude Test 2024
Conducting BodyAIMA (All India Management Association)
Exam ModeBoth Online as well as Offline
Courses OfferedBCA, B. Com, BBA, BHM, Integrated MBA, etc.
Exam Duration2 Hours (120 Minutes)
Eligibility RequiredPassed 10+2/ equivalent exam from any recognized board/ institute
Official Website

AIMA UGAT BHM Important Dates 2024

All the major events and their related dates regarding AIMA UGAT BHM 2024 such as application form releasing date, admit card releasing date, exam date, etc. are given below in the table:

Application forms releaseStarted
Registration endsApril 2024
Admit Card availability May 2024
UGAT 2024 examMay 2024
Result announcementFirst week of June 2024

AIMA UGAT 2024 Application Form

The AIMA UGAT is a national-wide admission test conducted to offer admission for BBA, B.Com, BHM, BCA, Integrated MBA (IMBA), etc. The exam is usually conducted each year in the month of May. The AIMA will publish the result in the fourth week of May 2024.

While filling out the application form procedure, applicants will have options to choose the exam center according to their choice. As per their choice, applicants will be allowed to appear for the exam at the respective examination center. The list of participating institutions that will accept the UGAT scorecard is also released by AIMA (All India Management Association) every year.

Step by Step AIMA UGAT 2024 Registration Process

The step-by-step application form filling procedure for AIMA UGAT 2024 is given below.

  • First of all, go to the official website of AIMA UGAT 2024. 
  • Now you have to click on the link ‘how to apply’ appearing on the home page.
  • In this section, you will find the three options with their respective links. You will have to click on one of the desired links as per your the needed criteria.
  • Once you will click on the link then a new window will appear there carrying the online registration form.
  • Also, you will have to choose the desired payment mode before filling the online application form.
  • You will have to fill in the required details in the registration/application form and click on the ‘Proceed Next’ button.
  • Once you click on the ‘proceed next’ button, you will be able to see the preview of the filled application form.
  • After previewing, if any correction is needed then click “Back to Edit Registration Form” and then correct the required details in the application form of AIMA UGAT.
  • Once you made the corrections, then after click on the ‘pay now’ button and proceed to payment.
  • After the submission of the application form and application fee, the system will generate a unique registration number for each individual. The details will be provided to you via your registered email.

The table given below contains the information related to asked details while filling the application form, and their respected filling criteria.

Applicant’s NameYou should fill your name in this section according to the name written on the X standard/ SSC or equivalent marksheet
Father’s NameYou should fill your father’s name in this section according to the name written on the X standard/ SSC or equivalent marksheet
Mother’s NameYou should fill your mother’s name in this section according to the name written on the X standard/ SSC or equivalent marksheet
Date of BirthIn this section, you will have to fill in your Date of Birth in the DD/MM/YYYY format.
AddressYou have to enter your permanent communication details in this section.
CategoryYou have to fill in your category General/ OBC/ SC/ ST in this section.
Marital StatusSelect your marital status Married/ Unmarried.
GenderSelect your gender among of Male/ Female/ Transgender, and Other

AIMA UGAT 2024 Application Fee

  • The application fee for AIMA UGAT 2024 will be filled in online as well as offline mode.
  • For an online mode of payment, you have to use internet banking/ debit/ credit card.
  • For offline mode of payment, you have to pay the application fee through demand draft that is drawn in the favour of ‘AIMA’ (All India Management Association) and it is payable at New Delhi.
  • The application fee for AIMA UGAT 2024 is Rs. 750/- and it is the same for all candidates regardless of any category.

Relevant Links
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AIMA UGAT 2024 Eligibility Criteria

The eligibility criteria of AIMA UGAT 2024 should be known to candidates who are going to appear for AIMA UGAT. Filling in the AIMA UGAT application form is recommended only after getting familiarized with all the eligibility criteria. The eligibility needed to satisfy to become eligible for AIMA UGAT are such as Nationality, Educational Qualification, Age limit, Reservation policies, etc.

The required eligibility to apply for AIMA UGAT is given below as per the norm decided by AIMA.

  • Nationality: The nationality of the candidates should be Indian.
  • Qualification: The minimum required qualification is to acquire class 12th or its equivalent examination with a minimum passing percentage from any recognized board/ institute.
  • Appearing Candidates: Candidates appearing in the qualifying exam i.e. appearing in class 12th  can also apply for the exam.

AIMA UGAT 2024 Exam Pattern

The All India Management Association (AIMA), Delhi, will conduct the AIMA UGAT entrance exam. The examination pattern of the AIMA UGAT 2024 exam will be decided by the conducting authority of the exam i.e. decided by AIMA, Delhi. The examination pattern for AIMA UGAT 2024 has been announced and it is available on the AIMA’s official website. The AIMA UGAT 2024 exam will be conducted this year in the second week of May. Therefore, before appearing for the UGAT exam, candidates are recommended to get familiar with the exam pattern of UGAT. The detailed exam pattern of the AIMA UGAT 2024 is discussed below:

  • There will be asked 130 questions in the question paper of AIMA UGAT 2024, for BBA, BCA, IMBA programs, and 180 questions for the BHM program.
  • The AIMA UGAT exam will be held offline i.e. Pen-Paper Based Test.
  • For every correct answer, 2 marks will be given.
  • For incorrect answers, 0.5 marks will be deducted.
  • The total duration of the exam will be of 2 hours.
Exam ModeOffline i.e. Pen-Paper Based Test
Total Questions (BCA, IMBA, BBA, etc)130 Questions
Total Duration (BCA, IMBA, BBA, etc)2 hours (120 Minutes)
Total Questions (BHM)130+50 = 180 Questions
Total Duration (BHM)2 hours + 1 hour (180 Minutes)
Type of QuestionsObjective Type i.e. Multiple Choice Questions
Negative Marking0.5 marks will be deducted for each incorrect answer.

Detailed Exam Pattern For BBA, IMBA, BCA, etc.

Name of SectionsNo. OF Questions
Numerical and Data Analysis30
General Knowledge30
Reasoning and General Intelligence30
English Language40
Total Questions130

Detailed Exam Pattern For BHM

Name of SectionsNo. Of Questions
Scientific Aptitude25
Service Aptitude25
General Knowledge30
Reasoning and General Intelligence30
Numerical and Data Analysis30
English Language40
Total Questions180

AIMA UGAT 2024 Syllabus

If you want to clear the AIMA UGAT with a good rank then it is necessary for you to read all the important topics in each section. The exam syllabus consists of 4 sections i.e. General Knowledge, Numerical & Data Analysis, English Language, and Reasoning & General Intelligence. The important topics of each section have been pointed out below:

English Language

  • Fill in the Blanks
  • Verbal Reasoning
  • Idioms
  • One-Word Substitution
  • Contextual Usage
  • Sentence Completion
  • Antonyms
  • Different Usage of the Same Word
  • Sentence Correction
  • Foreign Language words used in English
  • Jumbled Paragraphs
  • Statement Conclusions

Numerical and Data Analysis

  • Number System
  • Averages
  • HCF & LCM
  • Profit and Loss
  • Partnership (Accounts)
  • Work and time 
  • Ratio and proportion
  • Percentage 
  • Geometry (Lines, Angles, Spheres, etc)
  • In-equations Quadratic and Linear Equations
  • Algebra
  • Geometric Progression
  • Time-Speed-Distance

Reasoning and General Intelligence

  • Arrangements
  • Visual Reasoning
  • Coding & Decoding
  • Puzzles
  • Course of Action
  • Multi-Dimensional Arrangements
  • Pie chart
  • Family Tree
  • Strong Arguments and Weak Arguments
  • Blood RelationsGraphs Representing Area
  • Numeric Grid
  • Series

General Knowledge

  • History
  • Economy
  • Famous Personalities
  • Business
  • Government and Politics
  • Static GK
  • Geography 
  • Current affairs

AIMA UGAT 2024 Preparation Tips

If you are preparing for the AIMA UGAT or any other exam then every student must have three things that are Patience, Perseverance, and Determination. Patience will be required to go through the whole preparation journey until they accomplish the main objective, Perseverance will be required to not become frustrated when facing struggles along the process, and finally, a strong Determination is required to clear the exam at any cost. Candidates will have to cultivate all these 3 things before starting the journey of preparation.

  • Time-Table – Making a proper timetable is considered to be good for the students. Making a timetable will help you in time division and time management for all the topics and subjects. According to their situation, candidates can fix their study time by preparing a timetable.
  • Practice – It is recommended for AIMA UGAT candidates to practice more on sections such as Reasoning, Numerical & Data Analysis because sections need a clear & in-depth understanding of numerical representations and formulas.
  • Short-Notes – It is always advisable to prepare short notes and it is a proven way of conquering difficult subjects by summarizing them into one or two liners. At the last minute, going through these short notes will help the candidates to revise the subjects very quickly.
  • Sample Papers/Mock Test Papers/Previous Years’ Papers –  Solving mock test papers, and previous years’ question papers will help the students to understand the main paper in a proper way. During the practice time, students can set the timer and examine the total time taken to complete the entire paper. Setting the timer will help the students in tracking their speed and consequently, it will help them to enhance their speed and cover all the questions within the proper time.
  • Best Books/Reference Materials – To prepare for any exam, it is a must to choose the proper and right resources of study material. Choosing the proper study material will help the candidates to clear the exam. A number of offline and online study materials are available. You should choose the best material for the preparation whether it is from any bookstore or from any online store. Always purchase the latest and trendy study material for the preparation of the concerned subjects.

AIMA UGAT 2024 Admit Card

The admit card of AIMA UGAT will be issued online from June 2024. By providing the roll number or registration number & password, applicants will be able to download their admit card. It is advisable to check all the details printed on the admit card before downloading. It is necessary to carry admit card along with a photo ID card on the exam day at the examination center.

Steps to Download AIMA UGAT 2024 Admit Card

  • Open the given link:
  • Now reach out to the ‘Testing Service’ section under the home page.
  • Then you need to click on the UGAT.
  • Once you click a new window will open with the UGAT introduction & its major dates for the upcoming admission test will open.
  • Now you have to scroll down to UGAT 2024 admit card section.
  • Then click on the required link that appeared in the section.
  • After clicking a new window will appear carrying the admit card download link will appear.
  • You have to click on the respective link in order to open the admit card of AIMA UGAT 2024.
  • Now fill in the required details such as Application Number, DoB & security code.
  • Once you fill in the details then submit the details. After submitting the details, the admit card of AIMA UGAT 2024 will display on the screen.

AIMA UGAT 2024 Exam Centers

During the filling AIMA UGAT application form, applicants will have to mention their preference for the exam centers. Applicants will have to select any five universities/colleges/institutes as their preference for the exam centers. Applicants will have to reach the exam center at least 90 minutes prior to the scheduled exam time.

The list of test cities of the AIMA UGAT is given below:

GoaDelhi/ NCR
Greater NoidaJammu

AIMA UGAT 2024 Result

Tentatively, in the fourth week of May 2024, the result of the AIMA UGAT 2024 will be declared by the All India Management Association. The result will be published online in the form of a scorecard consisting of information such as secured marks, secured rank, etc. The AIMA UGAT 2024 result will help the applicants to know if they can get admission to different colleges/ universities that accept the AIMA UGAT 2024 score or not.

How to check AIMA UGAT results online?

In order to access the scorecard of AIMA UGAT 2024, you can follow the step-wise procedure as mentioned below:

  • Step 1: Open the official webpage of AIMA & then choose the testing services.
  • Step 2: Now from the list of drop-downs, click on the AIMA UGAT 2024.
  • Step 3: After opening the link again click on the tab “UGAT Results”.
  • Step 4: Now you have to provide the required details such as 9 digits roll number & 6-digit form number, then move to the final ‘Submit’ button.
  • Step 5: Once you click on the submit, the AIMA UGAT result will appear on the screen.
  • Step 6: Now download the result and take a hard copy of it for future reference.

Tie-Breaking Criteria

If two or more applicants have obtained the same ranks or marks, then the following measures will be used as tie-breaker:

  • Applicants who have secured the maximum percentage of marks in the required qualifying exam will be placed higher in terms of rank.
  • If the tie is still there, then the applicant’s elder in age will be placed higher in terms of merit.

AIMA UGAT 2024 Answer Key

The answer key of AIMA UGAT 2024 will be published online on the official website within a few weeks after the successful completion of the UGAT. After the official release of the answer key, applicants can match their answers with the official answer key. Applicants will have an idea about the correct answers and their tentative score after matching the answers.

AIMA UGAT 2024 Cut off

Different participating management institutions that accept UGAT scores will release their own cut-off list after the declaration of the UGAT result. Those applicants who have secured marks more than the cut-off marks will become eligible to participate in a further round of selection. The GD (Group Discussion) & PI (Personal Interview) rounds will be part of the further selection process.

The Merit List for admission will be prepared based on the cut-off marks. Based on the obtained cut-off marks, the applicants will be ranked under the AIMA merit list. Some of the factors responsible for deciding the cut-off marks are as follow:

  • Total No. of Applicants appeared in the UGAT.
  • The level of difficulty of the UGAT.
  • Admission trend of previous years
  • Total no. of seats for allotment
  • Reservation Norms
  • Previous year cut-off trends

AIMA UGAT Counselling 2024

In order to take admitted in the chosen courses, applicants will have to take part in the counseling process, after the release of the AIMA UGAT result. At the time of the counseling process, the applicants will have to obey several prescribed procedures to take admitted to the desired colleges. Applicants should keep in mind that the AIMA does not organize any centralized counseling process for qualifying applicants. Instead, individual colleges conduct their counseling process to take admission for the available seats in the respective colleges.

While filling the application form, applicants are given the option of selecting 5 institutes/colleges under the UGAT application form. After the declaration of the result, the score of the applicants are automatically sent to the 5 selective colleges and then applicants are required to take part in the counseling processes of the college/ institutes. Applicants can also apply to other institutes/ colleges that accept the AIMA UGAT score to offer admission to their institutes/ colleges. The applicants will have to appear for each counseling process individually that will be held by the colleges/ institutes for which he/ she has applied for. Individual colleges/institutes will also specify the detailed counseling process and the applicants will be required to comply with all the standards specified by the college for the final selection of the desired colleges and courses.

Documents Required for AIMA UGAT Counselling 2024

Applicants will have to carry the original as well as photocopies of the documents for the purposes of verification during the counseling process. An important step in the selection for the desired courses is document verification.

The following documents will be needed to carry at the time of counseling for document verification purposes.

  • Self-attested photocopies of the documents
  • Class 10th Mark Sheet
  • Class 12th Mark Sheet
  • AIMA UGAT 2024 Hall Ticket/Admit Card
  • AIMA UGAT 2024 Result/ Score Card
  • Transfer Certificate
  • Caste Certificate (if applicable)
  • Certificate of Migration (if applicable)
  • 4 Passport-Size Photographs
  • Income Certificate (for SC/ST/OBC candidates)

AIMA UGAT Contact Details

If you have any queries or doubts regarding the exam process for AIMA UGAT then you can contact the responsible authority at the following address:


All India Management Association
Management House
14, Institutional Road, Lodhi Road,
New Delhi 110003, India.

Email: [email protected]


Can I fill the application form through offline mode?

Yes. The application form of the AIMA UGAT can be filled in both modes i.e. online as well as offline.

Can I edit my application form, after the final submission?

No, you should fill the application form very carefully because no chance will be given to modify or edit the application form, once it submitted.

I am a ST category candidate, what will be application fee for me?

The application fee for all the candidates is the same and applicants will have to pay Rs. 750/-.

When is the exam date for AIMA UGAT 2024? When will the admit card release?

The exam of AIMA UGAT will be conducted tentatively in the second week of May 2024 and the admit card will be released tentatively in the first week of May 2024.

In case any candidate has filled duplicate application forms, will the application get rejected?

Yes, the application form will be rejected surely because one applicant can only fill the one application form.

How many questions will be asked for BHM courses?

There will be a total of 180 will be asked in the exam of BHM.
Scientific Aptitude 25
Service Aptitude 25
Reasoning and General Intelligence 30
General Knowledge 30
Numerical and Data Analysis 30
English Language 40

How to get the AIMA UGAT scorecard?

Candidates can get their AIMA UGAT scorecard by visiting the official website of AIMA. The detailed procedure to access the scorecard has been mentioned above in the article. Refer to the AIMA UGAT result section.

What is the nature of the AIMA UGAT exam?

The questions asked in the AIMA UGAT are objective type i.e. MCQs based and designed in such a way to check the reasoning and analysis ability of the candidates.

What are the minimum criteria for appearing for the AIMA UGAT exam?

Nationality: The nationality of the candidates should be Indian.
Qualification: The minimum required qualification is to acquire class 12th or its equivalent examination with a minimum passing percentage from any recognized board/ institute.
Appearing Candidates: Candidates appearing in the qualifying exam i.e. appearing in class 12th  can also apply for the exam.

Is AIMA UGAT held all over the country?

Yes, AIMA UGAT is a national level exam so it is conducted nationwide.

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