Updated On : November 1, 2023
Summary: Do only IIMs accept CAT scores? If not, which are the other universities or colleges accepting CAT scores? Find the answer here!
If you are considering taking the CAT Exam to get admission to one of India's top colleges, you have come to the right place.
You will find all the information about the top colleges that accept CAT Exam scores here.
We will give you an overview of the admission process, CAT criteria, seats, and more. We will also provide the list of top CAT Colleges in India in the private and government colleges.
With this information, you can make an informed decision about which collegfe you should pursue.
Check the overview of the CAT Exam entrance exam listed below:
|CAT Exam Particulars||CAT Exam Details|
|CAT Full Form||Common Admission Test (CAT)|
|Conducting Institute||IIM Bangalore|
|Exam Frequency||Once a year|
|CAT Eligibility Criteria||Graduation with 50% aggregate (45% for SC/ST students)|
|No. of test cities||150|
Check: CAT Eligibility Criteria
Here is the list of CAT exam colleges in India, along with courses offered, and the number of seats. The CAT exam accepting colleges, along with participating universities, are as follows:
|Colleges Through CAT Exam||PGP/MBA seats||PGP Courses|
|IIM Ahmedabad||385||PGP, PGP-FABM, ePGD-ABA (ePost Graduate Diploma in Advanced Business Analytics)|
|IIM Bangalore||430||MBA, MBA-Business Analytics, MBA-HRM, EMBA|
|IIM Lucknow||436||PGP, PGP-ABM, PGP-SM, PGPWE|
|IIM Kozhikode||375||PGP, PGP-BL, PGP-F, PGP-LSM, EPGP Kochi|
|IIM Udaipur||260||MBA, MBA-DEM, MBA-GSCM, PGDBAWE|
|IIM Rohtak||240||PGP, EPGDSM|
|IIM Visakhapatnam||60||PGP, PGPEx, PGPDGM|
|IIM Trichy||180||PGPM & PGPM-HR|
|IIM Sambalpur||120||MBA, Executive MBA|
|IIM Ranchi||240||PGP, PGP-HRM, PGP (Business Analytics)|
|IIM Sirmaur||60||MBA, MBA (T&HM), ExMBA (Digital Transformation & Analytics)|
|IIM Amritsar||60||MBA, MBA-Business Analytics, MBA-HRM, EMBA|
|IIM Shillong||120||PGP, PGPEX, MBA (WE)|
|IIM Kashipur||210||MBA, MBA (Analytics), EMBA, EMBAA (Executive Master of Business Administration Analytics)|
|IIM Nagpur||130||MBA, MBA (Executive)|
|IIM Indore||451||PGP, PGP-HRM, MSDSM (Master of Science in Data Science and Management)|
Check: CAT Exam Pattern 2024
Here is a list of the top MBA colleges accepting CAT scores with cut-off.
|Serial Number||CAT Exam Top Colleges 2024|
|1||Institute of Management Technology (IMT), Ghaziabad|
|2||SP Jain Institute of Management & Research (SPJIMR), Mumbai|
|4||Management Development Institute (MDI), Gurgaon|
|5||Xavier Institute of Management Bhubaneswar (XIMB)|
|6||K J Somaiya Institute of Management Studies, Mumbai|
|8||Great Lakes Institute of Management, Chennai|
|9||Shri Dharmasthala Manjunatheshwara Institute for Management Development, Mysore|
|10||Prin LN Welingkar Institute of Management Development and Research, Mumbai|
Check: CAT Online Coaching
Check out the colleges after CAT exam offering MBA programs at government colleges. Check out the best colleges accepting CAT scores.
|Serial Number||CAT Exam Top Colleges 2024|
|1||Faculty of Management Studies, University of Delhi|
|2||Gujarat National Law University, Gandhinagar|
|4||Department of Commerce, Delhi School of Economics, University of Delhi|
|6||Indian Institute of Forest Management, Bhopal|
|7||Department of Management Studies, Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi (DMS, IIT Delhi)|
|8||National Institute of Agricultural Extension Management (MANAGE), Hyderabad|
|9||Indian Institute of Social Welfare & Business Management, Kolkata|
While the CAT (Common Admission Test) is a well-known entrance exam for MBA in India, several reputable institutions offer admissions without CAT scores.
Alternative MBA Entrance Exams:
Check: CAT Exam College List
CAT Exam is a competitive and rigorous test designed to evaluate a student's potential for admission into one of India's CAT Exam Top Colleges 2024. Students need to understand the structure of the exam and prepare adequately for it to increase their chances of getting into one of these top colleges under CAT exam.
With the right amount of effort and dedication, any student can succeed in this exam and achieve his/her dreams.
Check: CAT Mock Test Series
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