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CAT 2017 scores will be accepted by 20 IIMs (Indian Institute of Management) and more than 111 Non- IIMs across India. The Department of Management Studies of IITs, NITs, IIITs, DTU and IISc, Faculty of Management Studies, Banaras Hindu University, and Delhi University (DU) are among top CAT 2017 Participating institutes other than IIMs.
Below- mentioned is the list of Non- IIM institutions which prefer CAT scores
|State or City||Name of the Institute|
|Andhra Pradesh||University of Hyderabad (School of Management Studies)|
|Institute of Management Technology, Hyderabad|
|GITAM School of International Business|
|Chandigarh||Chitkara Business School|
|University Business School, Chandigarh|
|Gujarat||School of Petroleum Management, PDPU|
|Entrepreneurship Development Institute of India.|
|Institute of Rural Management, Anand|
|Gujarat National Law University, Gandhinagar|
|Institute of Management, Nirma University|
|Amrut Mody School of Management|
|Jharkhand||Xavier Institute of Social Service|
|Madhya Pradesh||Indian Institute of Information Technology & Management, Gwalior|
|Indian Institute of Forest Management|
|Odisha||Xavier Institute of Management (XIMB), Xavier University|
|KIIT School of Management, KIIT University|
|Asian School of Business Management|
|Birla Institute of Management Technology (BIMTECH)|
|Tamil Nadu||National Institute of Technology|
|Institute of Financial Management & Research|
|Great Lakes Institute of Management|
|Bharathidasan Institute of Management (BIM)|
|Amrita School of Business, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham|
|Loyala Institute Of Business Administration|
|West Bengal||International Management Institute (Alipore)|
|Army Institute of Management, Kolkata|
|Management Development Institute (MDI) Murshidabad|
|Institute of Engineering and Management|
|Indian Institute of Social Welfare & Business Management (IISWBM)|
|Eastern Institute of Integrated Learning in Management (EIILM)|
|National Institute of Technology - Durgapur|
|Assam||Department of Business Administration, Tezpur|
|Department of Business Administration|
|Delhi||Vivekanand Institute of Professional Studies, Technical Campus|
|Fore School of Management|
|Faculty of Management Studies|
|Lal Bahadur Shastri Institute of Management|
|University of Delhi(Dept. of Commerce, Financial Studies & Business Economics)|
|Haryana||National Power Training Institute|
|BML Munjal University|
|Management Development Institute (MDI)|
|Karnataka||Kirloskar Institute of Advanced Management Studies|
|ISBR Business School|
|National School Of Business|
|T.A. Pai Management Institute (TAPMI)|
|Adarsh Institute of Management and Information Technology|
|Indus Business Academy|
|CMS Business School (Jain University)|
|Institute of Finance & International Management (IFIM)|
|Prin L.N. Welingkar Institute of Management Development & Research (Bangalore)|
|International School Of Management Excellence|
|GIBS Business School|
|Myra School of Business|
|Indian Institute of Science|
|National Institute of Technology, Karnataka, Surathkal|
|AIMS Institute of Higher Education (AIMS Institutes)|
|Maharashtra||Institute of Management Technology|
|Institute for Technology And Management|
|Flame School of Business|
|Balaji Institute of Modern Management (BIMM)|
|Balaji Institute of Management & Human Resource Development (BIMHRD)|
|Prin L.N. Welingkar Institute of Management Development & Research (Mumbai)|
|National Institute of Industrial Engineering (NITIE)|
|Shailesh J Mehta School of Management, IIT Bombay|
|National Institute of Bank Management|
|Balaji Institute of International Business (BIIB)|
|Balaji Institute of Telecom & Management (BITM)|
|S P Jain Institute of Management & Research|
|Indian Institute of Cost and Management studies & Research|
|K J Somaiya Institute of Management Studies & Research|
|National Insurance Academy|
|Punjab||LM Thapar School of Management|
|University Business School – Ludhiana|
|Telangana||Hyderabad School of Business Management|
|Siva Sivani Institute of Management|
|Vignana Jyothi Institute of Management|
|Institute of Public Enterprise|
|Bihar||Development Management Institute|
|Chandragupt Institute of Management Patna (CIMP)|
|Goa||Goa Institute of Management|
|Jammu & Kashmir||The Business School, Jammu|
|Kerala||Rajagiri Business School|
|New Delhi||Fortune Institute Of International Business|
|Asia-Pacific Institute of Management|
|New Delhi Institute of Management|
|International Management Institute|
|Apeejay School of Management|
|CCS National Institute of Agricultural Marketing|
|Institute of Agri Business Management|
|Uttar Pradesh||Institute of Management Technology (IMT)|
|Birla Institute of Management Technology|
|Shri Ram Murti Smarak International Business School|
|Master School of Management|
|Indian Institute of Information Technology (IIIT-A) - Allahabad|
|J.R.E Group of Institutions|
|Institute of Management Studies (IMS), Ghaziabad|
|Institute of Management Studies, Noida|
|Motilal Nehru National Institute of Technology|
|Indian Institute Of Finance|
|Shiv Nadar University|
|Rajiv Gandhi Institute of Petroleum Technology (RGIPT)|
|Accurate Institute of Management & Technology|
|Banaras Hindu University, Faculty of Management Studies|
|IILM Graduate School of Management|
|University of Lucknow|
|NTPC School of Business|
|Institute of Advanced Management & Research|
Here is a list of top Non- IIMs which prefer CAT scores for admission
|Institute Name||CAT Percentile Cut-off|
|International Management Institute (IMI)||90|
|Indian Institute of Foreign Management, IIFM, Bhopal||80|
|Department of Industrial and Management Engineering (IME), IIT Kanpur||94|
|Management Development Institute (MDI), Gurgaon||96|
|Thiagarajar School of Management||74.68|
|Jaipuria Institute of Management Noida||50|
|Department of Business Administration - Tezpur University||66.41|
|Institute of Management, Nirma University||80.00|
|Xavier Institute of Management & Entrepreneurship, Bangalore||64.3|
|Great Lakes Institute of Management, Manamai Village, Tamil Nadu||63.51|
|Indian Institute of Information Technology and Management||69.42|
|FORE School of Management, New Delhi||85|
|Lal Bahadur Shastri Institute of Management (LBSIM), New Delhi||85|
|S.P. Jain Institute of Management & Research||96|
|Vellore Institute of Technology||73|
|Institute of Public Enterprise (IPE), Hyderabad||50|
|Institute of Management Technology (IMT) Nagpur||81|
|Sri Krishna College of Engineering and Technology-Coimbatore||57.77|
Selection process for various non- IIM institutes is given below:
If the applicant wants to take the admission in the institute for PGDM program in various specialized fields then they will have to face the four phases of selection criteria which will be conducted by the institute.
In Phase I – The applicants will be shortlisted by the Institute on the basis of their CAT Scores, Work Experience, Academic Record and Previous Achievements.
Phase II – In phase II the shortlisted applicants will have to attempt the Written Case Analysis, Extempore Presentation and Personal Interview round. They will get the 15 Minutes for Written Case Analysis, 10 to 20 Minutes for Personal Interview Round and Extempore Presentation will be also held in between the Personal Interview Round in which 30 seconds will be given to the applicant to think about the topic and 1 Minute to speak about that particular topic which will be given.
Phase III – Under this phase, the result of Phase II for each of the applicants will be declared. It will be declared through Two Lists; the first list will carry the result of all PGDM Programs except PGDM in the field of Executive and the second list will only carry the result of PGDM (Executive).
Phase IV – After the declaration of result the applicants will be called for counselling process by the Institute on the basis of their secured rank. The counselling process will be held at the different time of slots and applicants will get their choice of program for which they have applied according to their rank.
Table which is depicting the different weights for Final Selection
|Statement of Purpose||05%|
|Written Case Analysis||10%|
|Personal Interaction||Extempore Presentation||05%|
|Past Academic Record||10%|
Those applicants who are looking to take the admission in S.P. Jain Institute of Management & Research for PGDM program on the basis of their secured CAT Scores they will have to face the below mentioned Selection Criteria which will be conducted by the institute in Two Stages.
For the procedure, the applicants will be categorized into two groups for two rounds of interviews.
Stage 1 – Selection Process of applicants on the basis of considered factors – The applicants will be selected for Interview on the basis of their secured CAT Scores, Academic Record, Work Experience and Previous Achievements. Overall qualifying score is required 85% and sectional qualifying score is 70% required in CAT and weightage for work experience, previous achievements and academic record will be declared after the completion of stage 2 selection process.
Stage 2 – Selected applicants called for an Interview – Once the applicants will be shortlisted on the basis of the above-mentioned factors, then under stage 2 they will be called for an interview.
The shortlisted applicants will have to prepare for Psychometric test and written communication test which will be conducted by the institute at the time of interview process.
The final merit list will be based on composite scores which consider the work experience, previous achievements, academic record, CAT scores and applicant performance in the two rounds of group interviews.
The applicants who are interested to take the admission in Birla Institute of Management and Technology for PGDM & PGDM (IB) program on the basis of their valid score of CAT will have to apply for the selection criteria which will be conducted by the institute.
The Selection Process has Two Stages and in the first stage the Group Discussion, Essay Writing and Personal Interview round will be conducted by the institute.
Stage 1: In first stage of selection criteria, the past academic record, work experience, extra-curricular achievements will be considered for calling the applicants for Group Discussion, Essay Writing and Personal Interview round. Under Past Academic Record: Class 10th, 12th, Graduation marks and CAT Score will be considered.
The first round of Group Discussion and Personal Interview will be held by the institute only at four centers which are Pune, Greater Noida, Kolkata, Mumbai and Bengaluru and in the second round will be conducted at Trivandrum, Bengaluru, Chennai, Indore, Dehradun, Hyderabad, Patna, Pune, Bhubaneswar, Kolkata, Greater Noida, Ahmedabad, Cochin, Ranchi, Mumbai.
Stage 2: Second stage of selection process-the result will be declared by the institute on the basis of below-mentioned weightage criteria.
Table which is depicting the different weights for Final Selection
Pr. LN Welinkar Institute of Management Development and Research is one the popular B Schools in the country. The selection process has two stages which are mentioned below:
Stage 1: At stage one there is written ability +psychometric test + past academic performance and work experience.
Below is the table depicting marks given to candidate
|Past Academic Record||10|
Stage 2: The process will be based on the group discussion + personal interview + extracurricular activities+ essay questions and creativity test. Below is the table depicting marks given to candidate
Under the selection criteria procedure, the applicants will be selected for face to face evaluation process on the basis of their entrance exam scores.
Table is showing the different weights given to various processes of Selection Criteria
|Past Academic Records||15%|
|Face to Face Evaluation||30%|
Note: For the Goa domicile or origin applicants, the CAT cut-off scores will be lowered by 15 points.
Candidates can take admission in TA Pai Management Institute for PGDM program in the field of Healthcare and Banking &Financial Service (BKFS) on the basis of their valid CAT score.
The selection criteria will be conducted in two phases
First phase: The applicants will be selected for personal interviews / WAT on the basis of their CAT score, Past Academic Record, Work Experience and Extra-Curricular Activities and
Second phase: The overall performance of the shortlisted applicants will be calculated.
Note: The weightage for WAT and PI will be declared by the institute at the time of the selection criteria.
Candidates can take the admission in Master of Business Administration on the basis of their valid CAT score
Phase 1: PI + GD will be held after the completion of the shortlisting process of applicants on the basis of their secured CAT Score.
Note: The institute does not consider academic profile and work experience at the time of the selection criteria and the weightage for rest of the factors will be declared by the institute at the time of the selection criteria.
If the applicants want to take the admission in National Institute of Industrial Engineering for post graduate program in Industrial Management (PGDIM) & Post-Graduate Program in Industrial Safety and Environmental Management (PGDISEM) programs then they will be shortlisted on the basis of their CAT Scores.
The shortlisted applicants will be called for Personal Interview and Group Discussion round and the final selection will be based upon below mentioned weightages criteria
|Class 10th Marks||10%|
|Class 12th Marks||10%|
Those candidates who have cleared CAT and want to take admission in Institute of Management which is a constituent institute of Nirma University for full-time Master of Business Administration (MBA) program will have to apply for selection for admission.
The composite scores will be calculated on the basis of each of the below-mentioned component weightages
|Common Admission Test||60%|
|Written Communication Test||10%|
|Full-Time Work Experience||Extra 5 Points|
If candidates want to take the admission in National Institute of Agricultural Extension Management for PGDM program in the field of Agri-Business Management will have to secure a valid score in CAT and will have to apply for the selection criteria of the institute.
Note: InGroup Discussion round, each candidate will get at least 2 Minutes to speak about the topic.
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