OPENMAT entrance test conducted by IGNOU tests your overall eligibility to be in the management field. You should be able to perform well in all the four areas tested in OPENMAT.


Performing well not only ensures that you get qualified and eventually get admission to MBA or any other management program but also will be a great confidence and esteem booster.

Since there are four different sections for OPENMAT and all four of them being very different in nature, this article will have a section dedicated for each topic. Each section will comprehensively cover the strategies, resources and tips for getting an in depth knowledge on the subject.

Note : This page will be updated with the latest tips and strategies, every time we come across one. You can also suggest your own preparation tips which would be helpful for our other readers.

Know the test syllabus / topics


One of the foremost things you should be aware of while preparing for any exam is the syllabus.