Admission to any business schools requires passing the
each of which qualifiescandidates for entrance into any management institutions in India, apart fromthese entrance tests there are few business schools which conducts aptitudetest individually which qualifies candidates for that particular business school.Common Admission Test
is an all-India test conducted by theIndian Institutes of Management
, considered to be the most prestigiousB-schools of India. It is an entrance exam for students who want to pursuePost Graduate level Management D
egree from world renowned IIM‟s.
Performance in Common Admission Test or CAT, followed by GroupDiscussions and Personal Interviews, serves as the basis for admission. Apartfrom the IIM's, a candidate can take admission in many other business schools with a CAT score. Xavier Admission Test
is a national level entrance exam, foradmission into the post graduate management programmes at XavierInstitutes, conducted by Xavier Labour Relations Institute
Jamshedpur. Besides XLRI and other Xavier Institutes, hosts of other reputed Top B-Schools in India also accept XAT scores including Loyola Institute of Business Administration, Chennai and Goa Institutes of Management, IndianInstitute of Finance, New Delhi and S P Jain Institute of Management andResearch, Mumbai. The
Graduate Management Admission Test
(GMAT, pronounced G-mat, [d
.mæt]) is a computer adaptive standardized test in mathematic andthe English language for measuring aptitude to succeed academically ingraduate business studies. Business schools commonly use the test as one of many selection criteria for admission into graduate businessadministration programs (e.g.
MASTER IN ACCOUNTANCY
, etc.)principally in the United States, but also in other English-speaking countries.It is delivered via computer at various locations around the world. In thoseinternational locations where an extensive network of computers has not yetbeen established, the GMAT is offered either at temporary computer-basedtesting centers on a limited schedule or as a paper-based test (given once ortwice a year) at local testing centers Management Aptitude Test is an aptitude test
is conducted byCentre for Management Services, which is a specialized division of
(AllIndia Management Association). MAT is usually conducted 4 times in a year in January, May, September and December. Every year it is taken by hundreds of MBA aspirants in India, as a good score in MAT is likely to put the candidate ina reputed and AICTE approved management institutions. Presently, MAT haseven got the status of a National Entrance Test by the Ministry of HRD(Government of India, letter no. F.17-20/2003-TS.I dated 23 November 2004).