Common Admission Test – CAT is the most popular Management Admission test in India.
Every year near about 2 lakh plus applicants applying for CAT to take the Admission in Indian Institute of Management and other A Category Institute in India.
For CAT 2016, 2,32,434 number of application received against 2,18,664 last year which is a record at 7 years High.
If you are preparing for CAT and not getting a good rank, don’t lose your hopes. CAT is not the only test where you land up Good Institute. Other than CAT, there are few other Management Entrance Exam which will help you to join A cat Management Institute in India.
List of Management Entrance Exams beyond CAT
All the above Exams are similar to CAT Exam Pattern with a minor difference in the syllabus . Difficult levels of the above exams are different than CAT. If you are preparing for CAT, you can also opt for all the above Exams for admission to Management Programs without wasting a year for CAT again.
IBSAT, NMAT, XAT, IIFT and SNAP are the Entrance test conducted by Individual Institute but the Scorecard is accepted by Various Management Schools for the Admission to MBA/PGDM programs.
IBSAT is Online aptitude Test Conducted by ICFAI Business School and accepted by ICFAI University and all other Campus of ICFAI Business School.
NMAT- National Management Aptitude Test is conducted by Narsee Monjee Institute of Management Studies for the admission to management Programs at NIMS. NMAT is held in the month of December every year.
SNAP – Symbiosis National Aptitude Test is the common entrance test for the admission to all post graduate management programs of Symbiosis International University.
XAT – Xavier Aptitude Test is conducted by Xavier School of Management. XAT score is used for the admission to Management programs at all Xavier School and also accepted by various other B-Schools across India.
IIFT- Management Entrance Test conducted by Indian Institute of Foreign Trade for the admission to management Programs offered by the IIFT.
MICAT – MICA Admission Test is the mandatory Entrance test for admission into Post Graduate Diploma in Communication at Mudra Institute of Communication and Arts.
CMAT is a National level computer based Management Entrance test conducted by AICTE for the admission into Management programs of AICTE approved Institutes.
MAT is conducted by All India Management Association, 4 times a year and Score is accepted by maximum B-Schools of the India. The difficulty level of MAT is not that much like other Entrance Examination.
Try out all the above Exam along with CAT, So you can easily take admission without spending a year again.