Below said is the list of upcoming MBA Entrance Exams in India for admissions to academic year 2016-17. This calendar of entrance exams for MBA includes dates, days, timing and other details of MBA entrance exam. We update schedule on regular basis. You can also subscribe news updates by mail.
List of MBA Entrance Exams in India 2016-17 is given as below:
|MAT||February 7 & 13|
|ATMA||February 14, May 22 & July 24|
|MAH MBA CET||March|
|KMAT||July or August (Tentative)|
|TANCET MBA||May (Tentative)|
| NMAT by GMAC™
||December 2016 (Tentative)|
CMAT – JAN 16
Date & Day: 17/01/2016. Sunday
Full form: Common Management Admission Test
Purpose: National level entrance examination for Admission to MBA nationwide to evaluate the candidate’s ability across various segments like Quantitative Technique, Logical Reasoning, Language Comprehension and General Awareness. CMAT facilitates Institutions to select suitable graduate candidates for admission in all Management programs.
Conducted by All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) every year as per the directions of Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD), Government of India
Duration: 3 Hours
Type: Online test
Who accepts CMAT Score?
All AICTE-Approved Institutions, University Departments, Constituent Colleges and Affiliated Colleges accepts CMAT score.
Please visit CMAT official website for full/updated information.
XAT – JAN 3
Full form: Xavier Aptitude Test
Date & Day: 03/01/2016, Sunday
Timing: 10.00 am to 01.30 pm
Mode: Pen Paper based (Offline)
Centers: Agartala, Ahmedabad, Allahabad, Amritsar, Bengaluru, Berhampur, Bhopal, Bhubaneswar, Chandigarh, Chennai, Cochin, Coimbatore, Cuttack, Dehradun, Delhi, Goa, Greater Noida, Gurgaon, Guwahati, Hyderabad, Indore, Jabalpur, Jaipur, Jammu, Jamshedpur, Kanpur, Kolkata, Lucknow, Mangalore, Mumbai, Nagpur, Nasik, Noida, Patna, Pune, Raipur, Ranchi, Rourkela, Sambalpur, Surat, Tiruchirapalli, Trivandrum, Udaipur, Vadodara, Varanasi, Vijayawada, Visakhapatnam, Dubai, Kathmandu.
Please visit XAT official website for full/updated information.
MAT – FEB 7 & 13
Full form: Management Aptitude Test
Date & Day: 07/02/2016, Sunday (Paper Based), 13/02/2016, Sunday (Computer Based)
Level: National Level Test
Purpose: To facilitate Business Schools (B-Schools) to screen candidates for admission to MBA and allied programmes.
Approved by Govt. of India, Ministry of HRD
Who accepts CMAT Score?
Any B-School – national or international
SNAP – DECEMBER
Full form: Symbiosis National Aptitude Test
Date & Day: Not Declared yet, Probably December 2016
SNAP 2015: 20/12/2015
Test is mandatory to take admission to Symbiosis Management institutes.
ATMA – FEB 14, MAY 22 & JULY 24
AIMS Test for Management Admissions
MAH MBA CET – March (Tentative)
Date & Day: Not Declared yet, Probably in March 2016
Conducted by: DTE Maharashtra/Govt of Maharashtra, Maharashtra State Common Entrance Test for MBA Admission
Purpose: For admission to first year of two year full time post graduate degree courses in Management namely MBA/MMS and PGDBM/ PGDM in various institutes in Maharashtra.
KMAT – JULY/AUG
Full form: Karnataka Management Aptitude Test
Level: All India level management entrance test
Purpose: For admissions in the state of Karnataka into professional courses viz MBA. PGDM and MCA
Conducted by: Karnataka Private Post Graduate College’s Association (KPPGCA)
TANCET MBA – MAY
Dates & Day: May 2016, Sunday
Full Form: Tamil Nadu Common Entrance Test, Anna University, Chennai
IBSAT – DECEMBER
Full Form: ICFAI Business School (IBS) Aptitude Test
Dates & Day: December 2016, Sunday
Purpose: For admission to MBA/PGPM program at IBS Ahmedabad, IBS Bengaluru, IBS Gurgaon, IBS Hyderabad, IBS Dehradun, IBS Jaipur, IBS Kolkata, IBS Mumbai and IBS Pune campuses and PhD program (full-time/part time) at IBS Hyderabad campus.
NMAT by GMAC™ – DEC 2016
Full Form: Narsee Monjee Management Aptitude Test
Conducted by: The Graduate Management Admission Council® (GMAC®)
Who accepts Test score?
Members of NMAT/GMAC Exam, Click read more link for full list.
Tata Institute of Social Sciences
Institute of Rural Management
T A Pai Management Institute Admission Test
Mudra Institute of Communications Ahmedabad Admission Test
Indian Institute of Foreign Trade