AIMA-MAT (MANAGEMENT APTITUDE TEST)
So Marketing is a field for those students who have good communications skills and have great persuasive powers.
One can pursue Master of Business Administration (MBA) in Marketing who wish to have a future career in sales & Marketing. The subjects that need a prime attention for someone who wants to seek post-graduation in MBA for marketing are Business studies and economicsas they are incorporative subjects that unite CBSE NCERT Solution Solutions for Class 8
knowledge from Sociology, Psychology, Mathematics, Statistics and Law and also associated with enterprises and research, nationally and internationally.
MAT or Management Aptitude test, held by the Centre for Management Services, is conducted four times a year (in February, May, September & December). It is a single window test for the students who want to pursue different postgraduate management programmes. The fee for the MAT exam is Rs. 1200.
CAT (COMMON ADMISSION TEST)
CAT is the most popular MBA exam that is held every year for students seeking admission to postgraduate management courses at the Indian Institute of Management (IIMs) and various other elite management institutions. The IIMs, which offer around 3,335 seats in various PG management courses, and the other 165 institutes, admit students based on their CAT score only. Being the most popular exam for MBA, more than 2 lakh students appear for it every year. The fee for this exam is Rs. 1600
It is a computer based aptitude test that is conducted by the Federation of Universities (FedUni) with around 100 centres across India for students seeking admission into the management programmes. The fee for this exam is Rs. 1500.
ATMA - AIMS TEST FOR MANAGEMENT ADMISSIONS
ATMA or the AIMS Test for Management Admissions is an All India Exam for students seeking admission to MBA/PGDM and other postgraduate programmes like MCA. ATMA score is accepted by more than 140 institutes across India. The fee for ATMA is Rs. 1100.
The prime colleges that offer this course are:-
- Indian Institute of Management (Ahmedabad)
- Indian Institute of Management (Bangalore)
- Indian Institute of Management (Calcutta)
- Indian Institute of Management (Lucknow)
- Institute of Rural Management (Anand)
- Xavier Labour Relation Institute (Jamshedpur)
- Management Development Institute (Gurgaon)
- Indian Institute of Management (Indore)
- S.P. Jain Institute of Management and Research (Mumbai)
- Indian Institute of Foreign Trade (Delhi)
One can develop a career in sectors ranging from retail, tourism, CBSE class 8 for Science banking, hospitality, IT, media, PR and advertising, consultancy, market research, etc.
The starting package after completing MBA degree, on an average starts from 3 lakhs and may extend to 9 lakhs p.a.
Some of the job profiles that a candidate can look up to after pursuing MBA in marketing are:
- Marketing Manager
- Brand Manager
- Market research analyst
- Sales Manager
- Product Manager
- Media Buyer