AIMA RMAT- All India Management Association Research Aptitude Test is a paper-pen based postdoctoral entrance test for admission to Ph.D in Business Administration programme. This test is directed in collaboration with Aligarh Muslim University (AMU).
AIMA and AMU Joint PhD programme is aimed at providing formal training to budding faculty and working managers, with inclination for academics, teaching and research. It helps in development of skills and competencies based on a sound understanding of the principles of management and methods of conducting research with scientific rigour.
PhD Programme is beneficial for working managers who are constrained by time and location to pursue regular Ph.D from Universities and other Institutes offering full time Ph.D programmes. It helps in development of skills and competencies based on sound understanding of the principles of management.
Eligibility for AIMA RMAT 2018:-
Educational Qualification: Master's Degree in Management or allied subjects like Commerce, Humanities, Science, Engineering and Law etc. or a PGDM/PGDITM duly approved by AICTE, of two years duration with not less than 55% marks or equivalent grade OR Chartered Accountancy, Cost Accountancy or any other professional qualification which are considered equivalent to Master Degree with at least 55% marks or equivalent grade. In addition, the candidate should have a minimum of 50% marks in Graduation.
Work Experience: Minimum 5 years post qualification work experience in industry at the managerial level or a minimum 5 years of teaching experience as full time Faculty in a Management Institute approved by AICTE or affiliated to a University.
AIMA RMAT Registration / Application Form
AIMA RMAT Registration and Application Form:-
Obtain crossed Demand Draft (DD) of Rs. 1500/- in favour of "All India Management Association" payable at New Delhi from any bank. Register online at website link https://apps.aima.in/phd2018feb/ alongwith the DD details. While registering online, the candidates may also pay using credit/debit card. The Detailed Syllabus of the Entrance Test (RMAT), Information bulletin & other details of PhD programme can be accessed at the same website link as given above.
AIMA RMAT Exam Dates
AIMA RMAT 2018 Exam Date:- 30 June 2018 (Saturday)
AIMA RMAT Syllabus
AIMA RMAT 2018 Syllabus:-
Part A – Basics of Management
Functions of managers in business organizations; Managerial skills and levels; Meaning Power and authority; Functions of human resource managers; Fundamentals of human resource management- recruitment, selection, training and appraisal; Functions of marketing managers; Concepts and components of marketing mix; Functions of finance mangers; Indian financial systems; Basic accounting concepts; Balance sheet and its components; Globalization of business; Functions of operations managers; Statistical quality control techniques; Inventory costs and simple models; Elements of business environment.
Part B – Research Fundamentals and Aptitude
Decisional and research problems; Steps in research; Primary and secondary data;Types and properties of the four types of scales used for data collection; Population and sample; Types of sampling methods; Methods of data collection; Data interpretation; Types of variables; Logical reasoning; Research and teaching aptitude; Research ethics; Overview of higher education system in India.
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AIMA RMAT 2018 Paper Pattern:-
The test will consist of multiple choice questions pertaining to the indicative topics mentioned in Parts A and B.
There will be no negative marking for a wrong answer.
To become eligible for the Interview the candidate has to obtain at-least 50 per cent marks in the test.
AIMA RMAT Notification
AIMA RMAT 2018 Notification:-
Apply online at website:- http://apps.aima.in/phd2018june/
Last Date for Online Registration - 25 June 2018 (Extended)
Last Date for receipt of filled in Online Registration Form at AIMA, New Delhi - 27 June 2018
Admit Card - Candidates should check the Roll No. and Test Centre details for the test from AIMA website https://apps.aima.in/phd2018june from 25 June 2018 (1500 hrs) onwards.
AIMA RMAT 2018 Date - 30 June 2018 (Saturday)