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February 20, 2024

Top MBA Colleges accepting CAT 2023 Score for admission 2024: Check Cut offs, Fees, Admission status

More than Top 100 MBA colleges in India are accepting CAT 2023 score for MBA admission 2024. Among the top CAT accepting colleges 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 and this year IIFT has also announced to accept CAT 2023 score for admission 2024 and has cancelled its own IIFT entrance exam. 

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CAT 2023 Exam date is November 26, 2023. IIM Lucknow will conduct CAT 2023 and will release the CAT 2023 result in the first week of January 2024. Immediately after CAT result declaration, all the top MBA colleges accepting CAT score for admission 2024 will release their shortlists. Read More  

 

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. 

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 Top IIMs Accepting CAT: Cut Offs 90 to 100 Percentile; Last Date to Apply-Sept 13, 2023
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 2023 score for admission 2024. All the IIMs have their sectional and overall CAT score cut offs which go in the range of 90 to 98 percentile. The admission process 2024 in all the 20 IIMs has opened from August 2, 2023 with the start of CAT registration process and the last date to apply for admission is the last date of CAT exam registration. 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)
Rs. 24.61 lakhs
Rs.32.80 LPA
Rs. 24.70 lakhs
Rs.35.31 LPA
Rs. 27.00 lakhs
Rs.35.07 LPA
Rs. 20.50 lakhs
Rs. 31.02 LPA
Rs. 21.75 lakhs
Rs.32.20 LPA
Rs. 21.17 lakhs
Rs.30.21 LPA

Read More to know the CAT cut offs at IIMs 

 

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 2023 score percentile 90 & above for MBA admission 2024 are:  

MBA College
MBA Fee (Rs. in Lakhs)
Average salary in Placement  (Rs. in Lakhs)
Admission 2024 Status
Rs. 1.92 lakhs
Rs.34.10 LPA
Opening soon
Rs.20.42 lakhs
Rs.33.02 LPA
Closed
Rs.24.17 lakhs
Rs.27.67 LPA
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Rs.21.77 lakhs
Rs.29.10 LPA
Opening Soon
Rs.20.19 lakhs
Rs.17.01 LPA
Open | Apply Now
Rs.19.53 lakhs
Rs.17.35 LPA
Open | Apply Now
Rs.11.20 lakhs
Rs.25.82 LPA
Open | Apply Now.
Rs.14.08 lakhs
Rs.28.88 LPA
Open | Read More


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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 2024 Status
MICA Ahmedabad
Rs.21.00 lakhs
Rs.20.09 LPA
Open | Apply Now
IIM Mumbai (Erstwhile NITIE)
Rs.14.06 lakhs
Rs.19.95 LPA
Opening Soon
Xavier University Bhubaneswar
Rs.21.30 lakhs
Rs.20.03 LPA
Open | Apply Now
Great Lakes Chennai
Rs.17.15 lakhs
Rs.14.50 LPA
Open | Apply Now
TAPMI Manipal
Rs.16.50 lakhs
Rs.14.60 LPA
Open | Apply Now
IIM Kashipur
Rs.17.30 lakhs
Rs.18.11 LPA
Open
GIM Goa
Rs.18.31 lakhs
Rs.14.87 LPA
Open | Apply Now
FORE School of Management New Delhi
Rs.18.27 lakhs
Rs.14.50 LPA
Open | Apply Now
BIM Tiruchirappalli
Rs.16.50 lakhs
Rs.11.90 LPA
Open | Apply Now
K J Somaiya Institute of Management Mumbai
Rs.19.95 lakhs
Rs.12.23 LPA
Open | Apply Now
LBSIM New Delhi
Rs.13.90 lakhs
Rs.11.30 LPA
Open | Apply Now
Welingkar Mumbai
Rs.13.0 lakhs
Rs.12.25 LPA
Open | Apply Now
Birla Institute of Technology and Science (BITS) Pilani
Rs.11.10 lakhs
Rs. 9.00 LPA
Opening Soon
SDA Bocconi Asia Center
Rs.18.60 lakhs
Rs.14.30 LPA
Open | Apply Now

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 2024 Status
Great Lakes Institute of Management Gurgaon
Rs.15.75 lakhs
Rs.11.60 LPA
Open | Apply Now
IFMR Graduate School of Business at KREA University
Rs.14.56 lakhs
Rs.13.50 LPA
Open | Apply Now
Woxsen University
Rs, 19.90 lakhs
Rs.9.09 LPA
Open | Apply Now
BIMTECH Greater Noida
Rs.13.00 lakhs
Rs.11.00 LPA
Open | Apply Now
SOIL Institute of Management
Rs.12.90 lakhs
Rs.10.00 LPA
Open | Apply Now
XIME Bangalore
Rs.11.50 lakhs
Rs. 9.09 LPA
Open | Apply Now
CIMP Patna
Rs. 7.65 lakhs
Rs. 7.00 LPA
Open | Apply Now
JAGSOM Bangalore
Rs.14.90 lakhs
Rs.10.58 LPA
Open | Apply Now
MDI Murshidabad
Rs.13.18 lakhs
Rs.12.67 LPA
Open | Apply Now
Alliance School of Business - Alliance University
Rs. 15.00 lakhs
Rs. 8.50 LPA
Open | Apply Now
Rajagiri Business School
Rs. 7.36 lakhs
Rs. 8.00 LPA
Open | Apply Now
Institute of Management Technology Nagpur
Rs.14.50 lakhs
Rs.10.00 LPA
Open | Apply Now
BIIB Pune
Rs.10.70 lakhs
Rs. 8.25 LPA
Open | Apply Now
Indus Business Academy - IBA Bangalore
Rs.  9.78 lakhs
Rs. 7.80 LPA
Open | Apply Now
KIIT School of Management  Bhubaneswar
Rs.14.90 lakhs
Rs. 8.80 LPA
Open | Apply Now
IBS Hyderabad: ICFAI Business School
Rs.16.02 lakhs
Rs.10.42 LPA
Open | Apply Now
SIES School of Business Studies, Navi Mumbai
Rs. 9.00 lakhs
Rs.  8.70 LPA
Open | Apply Now
Jaipuria Institute of Management, Noida
Rs.13.50 lakhs
Rs.12.34 LPA
Open | Apply Now
IMI Bhubaneswar
Rs.12.99 lakhs
Rs.11.30 LPA
Open | Apply Now
VIT Business School (VIT) Vellore
Rs.  7.02 lakhs
Rs.  8.14 LPA
Open | Apply Now
Amrita School of Business Coimbatore
Rs.12.86 lakhs
Rs. 6.72 LPA
Open | Apply Now
Prestige University
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Open | Apply Now
JIMS Rohini Delhi Rs. 9.25 Lakhs Rs. 8.10 LPA Open | Apply Now
SJIM Bangalore Rs. 9.30 Lakhs Rs. 9.00 LPA Open | Apply Now


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 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
Manav Rachna Faridabad
60-70
Open | Apply Now
Mahindra University Hyderabad 
60-70
Open | Apply Now
New Delhi Institute of Management - NDIM New Delhi
60-70
Open | Apply Now
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
Open | Apply Now
Sri Balaji University Pune 60-70 Open | Apply Now
NTPC School of Business - NSB Noida
60-70
Open | Apply Now
Vignana Jyothi Institute of Management - VJIM Hyderabad
60-70
Opening soon
Birla Global University, Bhubaneswar
60-70
Opening soon
Jaipuria Jaipur: Jaipuria Institute of Management
60-70
Open | Apply Now
Dayananda Sagar Business School Bangalore
60-64
Open | Apply Now
Delhi School of Business
60-70
Open | Apply Now
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
Open | Apply Now
PSGIM Coimbatore
60-70
Opening soon
XIME Chennai: Xavier Institute of Management and Entrepreneurship --
Open | Apply Now
XIME Kochi: Xavier Institute of Management and Entrepreneurship --
Open | Apply Now
Badruka School of Management (BSM) Hyderabad 60-70 Open | Apply Now

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 2024 Status
FIIB Delhi: Fortune Institute of International Business
50-60
Open | Apply Now
Siva Sivani Institute of Management - SSIM Hyderabad 50-60 Open | Apply Now
Jaypee Business School Noida
50-60
Open | Apply Now
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
Open | Apply Now
NSB Bangalore
50-60
Open | Apply Now
Jaipuria Ghaziabad
50-60
Open | Apply Now
Apeejay School of Management, Dwarka, New Delhi
50-60
Open | Apply Now
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
Open | Apply Now
AIMS School of Business, Bangalore
50-60
Open | Apply Now
RV University Bangalore
50-60
Open | Apply Now
ATLAS SkillTech University Mumbai 50-60 Open | Apply Now

All these MBA colleges in India will accept the CAT scores for MBA admission 2024. Although a few highly ranked MBA colleges also accept other exam scores like CAT, the scores of the largest MBA entrance exam CAT 2023 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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IMT Nagpur | Closing Soon | Apply Now IMT Hyderabad |Closing Soon| Apply Now
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Good MBA Colleges accepting Low CAT Scores
In addition to above top colleges, many other good MBA colleges accept low CAT Scores – Check list below and apply now

MBA Colleges
Admission Status 2024
GNIOT Institute of Management Studies, Greater Noida
Open | Apply Now
Kohinoor Business School Mumbai
Open | Apply Now
MKES Institute of Management Studies and Research Mumbai
Open | Apply Now
Firebird Institute of Research in Management, Coimbatore
Open | Apply Now
RSB Chennai: Rajalakshmi School of Business
Open | Apply Now
Jansons School of Business, Coimbatore
Open | Apply Now
Sparsh Global Business School Open | Apply Now
Accurate Institute of Management And Technology Open | Apply Now
CII School of Logistics, Amity University Noida Open | Apply Now
TAPMI School of Business Jaipur Open | Apply Now
ASM Pune Open | Apply Now

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