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MBA Entrance Exams

Today, MBA is the most prestigious and lucrative degree being offered in India. Admission to the course is carried out by various Entrance Exams being held by different colleges. These exams are structured so as to access the ability of the candidates. MBA entrance preparation increases the chances of the candidates to get through to the top B-Schools.

Various MBA Entrance Exams to get into the finest B-Schools of India are:

  1. CAT:Computer based test for entrance into IIMs' and 100+ more institutes. It considers the bases of quantitative ability, data interpretation, verbal ability and logical reasoning.Click here for CAT study material online.
  2. XAT: National level aptitude test conducted by XLR for admission into XRI Jamshedpur, XIM Bhubaneshwar, S. P. Jain, GIM etc.
  3. SNAP:Annual management entrance for admission to MBA programs in the Institutes affiliated with Symbiosis University
  4. MH-CET: Entrance test for admission into MBA program of colleges in Maharashtra
  5. CMAT:Online computer-based test conducted by AICTE for facilitating institutions to select suitable students for admission in all management programmes approved by AICTE
  6. IBSAT: National level post graduate MBA entrance examination for admissions into MBA programmes offered by the various campuses of IBS Business School and ICFAI University
  7. NMAT:Entrance exam for admission to all the MBA Full Time courses of NMIMS Mumbai and the PGDM courses of NMIMS Hyderabad and Bengaluru.
  8. MICA: Mudra Institute of Communications, Ahmedabad
  9. IIFT: Admission test is a written exam conducted by the Indian Institute of Foreign Trade for their New Delhi and Kolkata campus.
S. No. Entrance Exam Syllabus Tentative Month of Notification Tentative Month of Exam
1 CAT (Common Admission Test) Cat Syllabus July October/November
2 IRMA IRMA Syllabus August January
3 XAT XAT Syllabus August November
4 IIFT IIFT Syllabus July November
5 NMAT NMAT Syllabus June October-December
6 SNAP SNAP Syllabus August December
7 MAT MAT Syllabus January/March/July/October Feb/May/Sept/Dec
8 CMAT CMAT Syllabus November/July February/September
9 IBSAT IBSAT Syllabus July December
10 TISS TISS Syllabus August January
11 ATMA ATMA Syllabus March/October May/ December
National Level Tests
S. No. Entrance Exam Institute Eligibility Tentative Month
1 MAH-CET Directorate of Technical Education, Maharashtra State 45% in Graduation in any discipline February/March
2 CUSAT Cochin University of Science and Technology Graduation in any Discipline June
3 PAM-CAT GNDU, Amritsar / PTU, Jalandhar / Punjbai University, Patiala Graduation in any Discipline June/July
5 TANCET Anna University, Chennai Graduation in any Discipline May
6 OCET Punjab University, Chandigarh Different Eligibility for Different course June
7 UP-SEE UP Technical University 45% in Graduation in any discipline April
8 Orissa JEE Orissa JEE Graduation in any Discipline May
9 GCET Gujarat Secondary and Higher Secondary Education Board 50% in Graduation July
11 RMAT Rajasthan Technical University 50% in Graduation June
12 UPMCAT Uttar Pradesh Technical University Graduation in any Discipline May