MBA Entrance Exams

There are many top B-Schools in India offering MBA program in various demanded specialization. Top MBA colleges in India like IIMs, FMS, Xavier, IMT, XLRI etc. accept CAT/XAT/CMAT scores to provide admission. CAT (Common Admission Test) is the most popular entrance exam to do MBA from a reputed college in India. CAT is a national level entrance exam conducted across India. After CAT, XAT/CMAT/MAT come in the list.

MBA entrance exams

Candidates seeking admission in MBA program, need to qualify entrance exams. There are both national and state level MBA entrance test.

National Level MBA Entrance Exams

Exam Description
CAT (Common Admission Test) The most popular MBA entrance exam conducted across India. CAT is conducted by Indian Institute of Management (IIM). There 20 IIMS and other popular institutions who admit students through CAT score.
XAT (Xavier Aptitude Test) XAT is also national level management entrance test conducted by XLRI (Xavier Labour Relation Institute, Jamshedpur. XAT score is accepted by more 100 top management colleges.
CMAT (Common Management Admission Test) CMAT is the second largest MBA entrance test conducted in India. CMAT is conducted by All India Council of Technical Education (AICTE). Approx. 500 MBA institutions accept CMAT score to provide admission.
SNAP (Symbiosis National Aptitude) SNAP is national level MBA entrance exam conducted by Symbiosis International University. SNAP qualified candidates can get admission in 15 institutes under symbiosis International University.
NMAT (NMIMS Management Aptitude Test) NMAT is national level MBA entrance test by GMAC. This is a computer based entrance test conducted annually.
MAT (Management Aptitude Test) MAT is another well-known management test in India. The exam is held four times in a year in month of Feb, May, Sept and December. MAT is conducted by All India Management Association (AIMA) and accepted by 600+ colleges.
IIFT (Indian Institute of Foreign Trade) It is institute level entrance test conducted by Indian Institute of Foreign Trade. It is offline exam held in the month of November.
IBSAT (ICFAI Business School Aptitude Test) IBSAT is an institute level test conducted by ICFAI foundation for higher education. ICFAI has nine business school campuses that admit students through entrance test scores
XGMT (Xavier General Management Aptitude Test) XGMT is university level entrance exam conducted by Xavier University, Bhubaneswar for admission in MBA courses.
ATMA (AIMS Test for Management Admission) ATMA is national level MBA entrance test for various B-schools.

Other MBA Entrance Test

Exam Details
AMU MBA Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) MBA Entrance exam
AP ICET Andhra Pradesh Integrated Common Entrance Test
AUD MBA Ambedkar University Delhi Management Entrance Exam
BET Bocconi Entrance Test (BET)
GNDU GMET Guru Nanak Dev University Management Entrance Test
HB SAT Hyderabad Business School Aptitude Test
HPCET MBA Himachal Pradesh Common Entrance Test
HPU MAT HP University Management Admission Test
IGNOU OPENMAT Indira Gandhi National Open University Open Management Aptitude Test
TS ICET Telangana State Integrated Common Entrance Test (TS ICET)
TISSNET Tata Institute of Social Science National Entrance Test (TISSNET)
KMAT 2021 KMAT Kerala Entrance Examination
LUMET Lucknow University Management Entrance Test
MAH MBA CET Maharashtra MBA Common Entrance Test
MICAT Mudra Institute of Communications Aptitude Test
OJEE MBA Odisha Joint Entrance Examination (OJEE)
PU MET Panjab University Management Entrance Test (PU MET)
REVA MAT REVA University Management Aptitude Test (REVA MAT)
SLIET MBA Sant Longowal Institute of Engineering and Technology (SLIET) MBA
TANCET Tamil Nadu Common Entrance Test (TANCET)
PIM MAT R A Podar Institute of Management-Management Aptitude Test (PIM MAT)
PGCET 2021 Karnataka Post Graduate Common Entrance Test (PGCET)
IRMASAT Institute of Rural Management Anand Social Awareness Test
JEMAT Joint Entrance Management Aptitude Test
KIITEE MBA Kalinga Institute of Industrial Technology MBA Entrance Exam
UKSEE Uttarakhand State Entrance Examination (UKSEE)
UOU MBA Uttarakhand Open University (UOU)
UPSEE Uttar Pradesh State Entrance Examination (UPSEE) MBA
UPESMET University of Petroleum and Energy Studies Management Entrance Test (UPESMET)
VEE Vels Entrance Exam (VEE) MBA