MBA Entrance Exams and it's types

BA Entrance Exams and it'gis types

The admission time is round the corner. But this year surrounds a lot of uncertainty towards the admission process and career goals. Undisputedly, times have changed pretty quickly from the second half of 2020. It looks like yesterday when news headlines were subjugated to financial growth, the stock market, technology advancements, and global tariffs. But these days, natural disasters, unemployment, Covid-19 are ruling the headlines. Due to Covid-19 Pandemic. Almost all the sectors are adversely affected. So are the dreams of many MBA aspirants.

Current student's dilemma


Other verdicts among applicants already admitted to a top business school this year:

  • 72% reported they fear not being able to get the internship or job of choice as a major concern
  • 51% are worried that they will not be able to attend in the fall due to domestic or international travel restrictions
  • 39% fear their visa application will be denied or unavailable
  • 19% are worried about their health or that of their family

So just relax and start preparing for your exam.

Here is a quick information byte for you, Top MBA Exams for admission 2022 in top MBA colleges in India. Top MBA exams are categorized them in three types:

  1. National level MBA Exams,
  2. Institute level MBA test, and
  3. State level MBA exams

1. National MBA Entrance Exams

MBA exam dates and schedules are listed below. Your notifications for the entrance exams for Admission 2022 will be published shortly.

Name of the National MBA Exam MBA Entrance Exam Date
Common Admission Test (CAT) 2021 November 28, 2021
Xavier Aptitude Test - XAT 2022 January 2, 2022
NMAT by GMAC 2021-22 October 6 to December 19, 2021
SNAP 2021 December 19, 2021
CMAT 2022 February 22, 2022
MAT 2021 (September) PBT- September 5, 2021
IBT-  Aug 28 to Sept 12, 2021
CBT- Aug 21 & Sept 12, 2021
ATMA 2021 (July) July 25, 2021
GMAT 2021 Available Round the year

The institute-level MBA entrance exams are held by certain management institutes. They do not accept results from other entrance exams. Most of these exams will be taken in 2021 and some in 2022 / October IBSAT dates are now published, while the dates and calendar for other MBA entrance exams for 2022 admission have not yet been published

Name of the Institute level MBA Entrance Exam Exam Dates
IIFT MBA (IB) 2022 Entrance Exam January 9, 2022
TISSNET 2022 February 20, 2022
IBSAT 2021 December 25 & 26, 2021
MICAT 2021 & 2022 December 5 2021 & January 23, 2022
KIITEE Management 2022 January 2022, 3 rd week
IRMASAT 2022 February 2022

The state-level MBA entrance exams are carried out by the respective state CET cell such as the CET cell of DTE Maharashtra; Karnataka KEA as well as private MBA exam organizations such as KMAT Karnataka for others it will be published soon.

State Level MBA Entrance Exam Likely Dates of MBA Entrance Exam
MAH CET 2021 August third week 2021
Karnataka PGCET 2021 August 2021 (3 rd /Last week)
TANCET 2021 March 20, 2021
TS ICET 2021 August 19/20, 2021
KMAT 2021 September 2021

Remember only hard work and determination can help you crack the exam. So just focus on your goal. Wish you all the best for your MBA entrance exam.