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BBA

BBA (Bachelor of Business Administration) has become the most popular graduate course among candidates who wish to embark on a journey of management. The major purpose of pursuing a degree in BBA is to gain knowledge and education about managerial and business principles.

IIM Indore IPMAT

Indian Institute of Management, Indore conducts national level undergraduate test, Integrated Programme in Management Aptitude Test (IPMAT) every year to admit students in its Five Years Integrated Management Programme.

IIM Rohtak IPM Aptitude Test

IIM Rohtak introduced a five years integrated programme in 2019 for candidates who wish to pursue their careers in business management. IPM Aptitude Test is conducted by TCS at PAN India locations.

Total Seats and Fees for IIMs

Indian Institutes of Management (IIM) are the top B-Schools in India that offer management education to candidates who clear the CAT. There are 20 IIMs in India. It is mandatory for management aspirants to crack the CAT exam in order to get admission into any IIM.

IIM Shortlisting Criteria
IIM Shillong Shortlisting Criteria

IIM Shillong, also known as Rajiv Gandhi Indian Institute of Management Shillong, is a public and fully autonomous management institute. The institute is the seventh IIM which was established in 2007. The institute provides several management courses including post-graduate, doctoral, executive programs in management education and Management Development Programs (MDPs).

MBA Distance Learning

Gone are the days when education was just confined within the four walls of the classroom. Distance education and learning is the new entrant in the field of management education and fast growing year by year. With advancement in computing networking and technology, distance learning (or distance education) has merged with online learning (e-Learning) as most of the education is imparted through computers and internet.

Preparation Tips

IIMs had introduced TITA or Type In The Answer questions in CAT since 2015. TITA or the non-MCQs do not carry any answer options and you have to answer the question by typing your answer on the virtual keyboard with the help of mouse and submitting by clicking on the 'Save & Next' tab. Since CAT TITA questions do not have negative marking scheme, you must attempt all such questions. On the other hand, owing to the lack of options, CAT non-MCQs can be time-consuming as well.

Preparation Tips

Many CAT toppers do not recommend repeated appearances in CAT. Rather, they believe in preparing themselves in such a way that there is no chance that would cause them to miss their mark on CAT exam day.

Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University conducts MBA admission on the basis of the marks scored by the candidates in Common Admission Test (CAT) or CMAT National Testing Agency.

Preparation Tips

In 2015, the IIM introduced on-screen calculator along with a host of other changes. The objective to provide on-screen calculator is to help the candidates carry out basic computations.

The Common Admission Test (CAT) is one of the most coveted management exams. The first step towards preparation for CAT and other management admission tests is the selection of books and study resources.

Various MBA Entrance exam dates for admissions to the top business schools in India. Some institutes accept multiple tests as their admission criteria.

IIM Shortlisting Criteria

IIM Udaipur shortlists candidates on the basis of CAT score for personal appearance followed by preparation of final merit list. The admission criteria of IIM Udaipur consists of the following process.

IIM Shortlisting Criteria

You must have a Bachelor's degree with minimum 50 percent marks or equivalent CGPA (45 percent for SC, ST and PwD category candidates). Final year graduation students can also apply. The premier B-School follows two step process for admission to its management programmes.

IIM Shortlisting Criteria

The admission process comprises two stages: shortlisting candidates and final Selection of candidates. During the first stage, initially, a pool of candidates who satisfy the following minimum CAT percentile are considered.

CAT has undergone many changes in the past few years. In the year 2015, CAT was announced with an introduction of on-screen calculator and non-MCQs. The test paper was also divided into three time bound sections instead of two sections as in the previous year.

Preparation Tips

The journey for every aspirant starts with the dream of securing a high percentile which eventually leads to the admission in a top B-School.  There are several things that CAT 100 percentilers do differently from the rest of the candidates. In 2017, two women students and three non-engineers were among the 20 candidates who secured the perfect 100 percentile in CAT.

IIM Shortlisting Criteria

IIM Tiruchirappalli has the weightage to CAT score in the final merit list same as 50 percent. The components of the final selection are CAT score, Personal Interview (PI), Written Ability Test (WAT), Work Experience, Past academic performance, Diversity and Professional qualification.

IIM Shortlisting Criteria

The admission process is conducted in two steps, shortlisting of the candidates for the selection rounds (WAT and PI) and the final merit list announcement. IIM Indore shortlists candidates on the basis of CAT performance, past academic records and Gender Diversity factors.

IIM Shortlisting Criteria

Indian Institute of Management, Kozhikode adopts a two-step selection process for admissions which includes shortlisting of candidates on the basis of their CAT score (overall and sectional), 10th and 12th marks and Personal Interview and Written Ability Test for all the shortlisted candidates. The institute gives different weightage to all the sections before finalising the admission.

IIM Shortlisting Criteria

The CAT cutoffs for General Category candidates for the PGP, PGP-ABM and PGP-SM are 90 percentile, 85 percentile and and 85 percentile respectively. Candidates are shortlisted on the basis of their CAT performance, past academic records and diversity factors.

IIM Shortlisting Criteria

Common Admission Test (CAT) along with Personal Interview (PI) is given the maximum weightage. IIM Bangalore selects students for admissions through a two-step process which includes performance in CAT and Writing Ability Test (WAT) & Personal Interview (PI). Students who qualify CAT with the scores prescribed by the institute move to the next round of the selection process where they are judged on their writing and personal interaction skills.

IIM Shortlisting Criteria

IIM Ahmedabad follows two-step process for admission to PGP in management. In the first step, you are short-listed for written aptitude and personal interview after taking Common Admission Test.

Preparation Tips

There is less than a week to go for the CAT. Some aspirants would have gotten trained for this for around a year, some of them attending again for improvisation and some of them with a lot of dreams for the first time. With just days left for the exam day, here is what you can do to ensure a better preparation before you appear for the exam.

Preparation Tips

Once you have decided to join a coaching institute, what all factors are important to consider before freezing your final option? With a number of CAT coaching institutes available today, each one of them claiming to be the best, selecting a CAT preparation institute had always been a matter of confusion for MBA aspirants. There are some factors you must consider before selecting a CAT preparation institute to get good results after spending some money on preparation fees.

MBA Distance Learning

ICFAI is one of the most prestigious universities and provides quality education in professional fields. Under it’s Flexible Learning Programmes, MBA distance course has been made available for management aspirants. It is a two years distance education programme. ICFAI University offers 16 specializations in management.

Preparation Tips

It is never too early to start preparing for entrance exams as most of them demand knowledge that you have accumulated over a period of time. CAT is scheduled to be held in November. The registrations for the same open in August. Now, is the best time to start with your preparations.

Preparation Tips

There are 60 questions in CAT 2012. Pattern is similar to CAT 2011. For students who’re going to take the exam, the biggest confusion they have in mind is how many questions should be answered so that they get the desired percentile. This question of how many questions to crack in CAT (or any other exam) depends upon three factors.

Preparation Tips

it is important realize that the CAT preparation is divided into two parts. Each part is as important as the other. Part 1 is the development of basic concepts. Through conceptual development and practising questions, you can focus on developing a strong theoretical background in each section of the exam. Part 2 is test taking or mock CATs. Any preparation for CAT cannot be completed without a significant number of tests taken by you.

IIM Shortlisting Criteria

The admission process comprises following stages: shortlisting candidates for WAT / PI rounds and the final Selection of candidates. During the first stage, initially a pool of candidates who satisfy the following minimum CAT percentiles and academic profile are considered.

IIM Shortlisting Criteria

The admission process for the PGP program comprises of following stages: shortlisting candidates for WAT / GD / PI round and final Selection of candidates post WAT / GD / PI round. During the first stage, initially a pool of candidates who satisfy the following minimum CAT percentiles are considered.

IIM Shortlisting Criteria

The admission process for the PGP program comprises of following stages: shortlisting candidates for WAT / PI rounds and final selection of candidates. During the first stage, initially a pool of candidates who satisfy the following minimum CAT percentiles are considered.

IIM Shortlisting Criteria

The admission process for the PGP program comprises of following stages: shortlisting candidates for WAT / GD / PI round and final Selection of candidates post WAT / GD / PI round. During the first stage, initially a pool of candidates who satisfy the following minimum CAT percentiles are considered.

IIM Shortlisting Criteria

The admission process comprises two stages: shortlisting candidates for WAT & PI rounds and final Selection of candidates. The first short list of candidates is based on candidates securing minimum section-wise and aggregate percentile scores in the CAT. Candidates obtaining a positive (greater than zero) raw score in all sections of CAT will only be considered.

IIM Shortlisting Criteria

The admission process for the PGP program comprises of two stages - shortlisting candidates for WAT / GD / /PI round and final Selection of candidates post WAT / GD / PI round. During the first stage, initially a pool of candidates who satisfy the following minimum CAT percentiles are considered.

IIM Shortlisting Criteria

The admission process comprises two stages: shortlisting candidates and final Selection of candidates. During the first stage, initially a pool of candidates who satisfy the following minimum CAT percentiles are considered.

IIM Shortlisting Criteria

The admission process consists of two stages: shortlisting of candidates and the final Selection of candidates. During the first stage, initially a pool of candidates who satisfy the following minimum CAT percentiles are considered.

IIM Shortlisting Criteria

The admission process for the PGDHRM program comprises two stages. The first stage is shortlisting candidates for WAT/PI round. The second stage is final Selection of candidates post WAT/PI round.

MBA Distance Learning

Bharatidasan University, also known as BDU, is located in Tiruchirapalli, Tamil Nadu. The university was established in 1982. It has affiliated colleges in districts of Karur, Perambalur, Tiruvarur, Nagapattinam, Pudukkottai and Tiruchirapalli. The university is named after Bharathidasan, who was a famous, great revolutionary Tamil poet.

IIM Shortlisting Criteria

Indian Institute of Management, Raipur is the tenth IIM established in 2010. IIM Raipur, like other IIMs, offers diploma programs in management. It also provides full time and part time academic programs. As per the admission guidelines announced by IIM Raipur, it will shortlist the candidates on the basis of personal interview and written analysis test (WAT) which will be performed on the basis of CAT percentile.