Top MBA Colleges Accepting CAT Score in 2023

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Updated on
September 21, 2022

Top MBA Colleges Accepting CAT 2022 Score

Top 100 MBA colleges in India are accepting CAT 2022 score for MBA Admission 2023. There are 20 IIMs and other top CAT MBA colleges in non-IIM category, including FMS Delhi, MDI Gurgaon, SPJIMR Mumbai, SJMSoM IIT Mumbai, DoMS IIT Delhi among others which are CAT score accepting colleges. This article will help you know all about MBA colleges accepting CAT scores. We have segregated the colleges accepting CAT score in different percentile range in descending order. Click on the College Name to get more information. 


CAT 2022

Top IIMs Accepting CAT: Cut Offs between 90 and 100 CAT Percentile
IIMs are the foremost among the MBA colleges accepting CAT score since they conduct CAT as their only entrance exam for MBA admission.  There are 20 IIMs at present and all the IIMs will accept only CAT 2021 score for admission 2022. All the IIMs have their sectional and overall CAT score cut offs which go in the range of 80 to 98 percentile. You can check the Fee and placements and other details about the top IIMs below:

Institute Name
Fee (Rs. in lakhs)
Average salary (Rs. in lakhs)
23
25.83
22.50
29
23.20
24.54
19.25
26
16.50
23.60
19
22.50

Read More to know the CAT cut offs at IIMs   

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 Top MBA Colleges Accepting CAT in Non-IIM Category: 90 to 100 Percentile
Not only the IIMs, there are highly ranked and internationally accredited MBA/ PGDM colleges among the MBA colleges accepting CAT score. Some of the prominent MBA colleges excluding IIMs which will accept CAT 2021 score percentile 90 & above for MBA admission 2022 are:  

MBA College
MBA Fee (Rs. in Lakhs)
Average salary in Placement  (Rs. in Lakhs)
Admission Status
19.00
26.06
Opening Soon
21.34
23.15
Open
1.92
26.20
Opening Soon
19.25
12.77
Open | Apply Now
19.53
12.42
Open | Apply Now
9.60
18.50
Opening Soon
10.08
21.96
Opening Soon

Top MBA Colleges Accepting CAT: 80-90 Percentile
Top MBA colleges accepting CAT 80 percentile and above are highly ranked and internationally accredited MBA/ PGDM colleges in India. The list is given below with their admission status

B-School
Programme Fee (Rs.in Lakhs)
Average Placement (Rs.in lakhs)
Admission Status
MICA Ahmedabad
21
13.9
Opening Soon
NITIE Mumbai
12.58
19.95
Opening Soon
Xavier University Bhubaneswar
18.9
15.42
Open | Apply Now
Great Lakes Chennai
17.15
12.8
Open | Apply Now
TAPMI Manipal
16.00
11.20
Opening Soon
IIM Kashipur MBA Analytics
15.42
--
Opening Soon
GIM Goa
17.21
10.71
Opening Soon
IRMA Anand
15.17
10.76
Opening Soon
FORE School of Management New Delhi
15.98
10.7
Opening Soon
BIM Tiruchirappalli
12.14
10.60
Opening Soon
K J Somaiya Institute of Management Mumbai
18.78
9.41
Opening Soon
LBSIM New Delhi
12.9
9.67
Open | Apply Now
Welingkar Mumbai
12.89
9.2
Opening Soon
NIRMA University
9.52
9.00
Opening Soon
Birla Institute of Technology and Science (BITS) Pilani
9.00
--
Opening Soon


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MBA Colleges Accepting CAT Score: Cut off Percentile - 70-80
Many MBA colleges accepting CAT percentile in the range of 70-80 award greater weightage to the profile of the applicants than only to the CAT exam score. They are good MBA colleges with consistent placements. The list of some of the prominent MBA colleges is shared below:

B-School
Programme Fee (Rs.in Lakhs)
Average Placement (Rs.in lakhs)
Admission Status
Great Lakes Institute of Management Gurgaon
16.65
11.00
Open | Apply Now
BIMTECH Greater Noida
12
8.2
Opening Soon
SDMIMD Mysore
11.2
7.7
Open | Apply Now
SOIL Institute of Management
15.30
--
Open | Apply Now
CIMP Patna
7.65
--
Open | Apply Now
IFMR Graduate School of Business at KREA University
14.56
10
Opening Soon
JAGSOM Bangalore
12
10
Opening Soon
MDI Murshidabad
12.19
10.5
Opening Soon
LIBA Chennai
15.38
9
Opening Soon
NIA Pune: National Insurance Academy
9.43
10.3
Opening Soon
SDA Bocconi Asia Center
18.6
13.74 Open | Apply Now
IMI Kolkata: International Management Institute
11.5
10.01
Opening Soon
Rajagiri Business School
6.00
7.90
Opening Soon
Institute of Management Technology Nagpur
12.12
7.98
Open | Apply Now
BIIB Pune
7.85
--
Opening Soon
XIME Bangalore
11
7.73
Opening Soon
Indus Business Academy - IBA Bangalore
8.51
6.92
Opening Soon
KIIT School of Management  Bhubaneswar
14.5
6.87
Opening Soon
IBS Hyderabad: ICFAI Business School
16.02
7.59
Opening Soon
SIES College of Management Studies and SIES School of Business Studies , Navi Mumbai
9
7.28
Opening Soon
Welingkar Bangalore
13
7.91
Opening Soon
SRM University, Delhi-NCR
3.50
6.00
Opening Soon
Alliance School of Business
14
8
Opening Soon
ISBM Pune
11.8
8.8
Opening Soon
Jaipuria Institute of Management Lucknow
10.45
6.73
Opening Soon
IMI Bhubaneswar
8.07
--
Opening Soon
VIT Business School (VIT) Vellore
7.02
5.1
Opening Soon
Amrita School of Business Coimbatore
12.6
6.68
Opening Soon

MBA Colleges Accepting CAT Score: Cut off Percentile - 60-70
A good number of MBA colleges accepting CAT percentile in the range of 60-70 offer number of MBA/PGDM programmes and award greater weightage to the profile of the applicants than only to the CAT exam score. Some of them are highly ranked and good MBA colleges with consistent placements. The list of some of the prominent MBA colleges is shared below:

B-School
Cat Cut off
Admission Status
Shiv Nadar University Greater Noida
60-70
Opening Soon
New Delhi Institute of Management - NDIM New Delhi
60-70
Opening Soon
Jindal Global Business School
60-70
Opening Soon
Institute of Management Technology, Hyderabad
60-70
Open | Apply Now
Chetana’s Institute of Management and Research - CIMR Mumbai
60-70
Opening Soon
Jaipuria Institute of Management Noida
60-70
Opening Soon
NTPC School of Business - NSB Noida
60-70
Opening Soon
Vignana Jyothi Institute of Management - VJIM Hyderabad
60-70
Opening Soon
Praxis Business School
60-70
Opening Soon
Birla Global University, Bhubaneswar
60-70
Opening Soon
Jaipuria Jaipur: Jaipuria Institute of Management
60-70
Opening Soon
Delhi School of Business
60-70
Opening Soon
EDII Ahmedabad
60-70
Opening Soon
IIMS Pune: International Institute of Management Studies
60-70
Opening Soon
IPE Hyderabad: Institute of Public Enterprise
60-70
Opening Soon
JIMS Rohini Delhi
60-70
Opening Soon
PSGIM Coimbatore
60-70
Opening Soon

MBA Colleges Accepting CAT Score: Cut off Percentile - 50-60
MBA colleges accepting CAT percentile in the range of 50-60 have moderate fee structure and good placements. These colleges have deliberately have kept the CAT cut off moderate as they award greater weightage to the profile of the applicants than only to the CAT percentile. The list of some of the prominent MBA colleges is shared below:

B-School
Cat Cut off
Admission Status
FIIB Delhi: Fortune Institute of International Business
50-60
Opening Soon
Jaypee Business School Noida
50-60
Opening Soon
Sir Padampat Singhania University Udaipur
50-60
Opening Soon
Firebird Institute of Research in Management
50-60
Opening Soon
GBS Kolkata: Globsyn Business School, Kolkata
50-60
Opening Soon
IMS Ghaziabad: Institute of Management Studies
50-60
Opening Soon
Jaipuria Institute of Management (Jaipuria) Indore
50-60
Opening Soon
NSB Academy
50-60
Opening Soon
XIME Chennai: Xavier Institute of Management and Entrepreneurship
50-60
Opening Soon
XIME Kochi: Xavier Institute of Management and Entrepreneurship
50-60
Opening Soon
Jaipuria Ghaziabad
50-60
Opening Soon
RSB Chennai
50-60
Opening Soon
Apeejay School of Management, Dwarka, New Delhi
50-60
Opening Soon
Apeejay Institute of Mass Communication
50-60
Opening Soon
Pune Business School
50-60
Opening Soon
BULMIM New Delhi
50-60
Opening Soon
SJIM Bangalore
50-60
Opening Soon
IES Management College And Research Centre, Mumbai
50-60
Opening Soon
IMS Unison University Dehradun
50-60
Opening Soon
ITM Navi Mumbai: ITM Group of Institutions
50-60
Opening Soon
MET Mumbai
50-60
Opening Soon
RV Institute of Management
50-60
Opening Soon
SCMS Cochin: SCMS Cochin School of Business
50-60
Opening Soon
UPES School of Business: UPES University
50-60
Opening Soon
AIMS School of Business
50-60
Opening Soon
SRM School of Management Chennai
50-60
Opening Soon
Vivekanand Business School (VBS)
50-60
Opening Soon

All these MBA colleges in India will accept the CAT scores for MBA admission 2022. Although a few highly ranked MBA colleges also accept other exam scores like XAT, the scores of the largest MBA entrance exam CAT 2021 is the gateway to top MBA colleges in India. It must be noted that the MBA colleges accepting CAT exam scores are not only 20 IIMs but also include top MBA colleges in India as shared above and hundreds of others.

 

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