IBSAT 2024: Exam Date, Registration, Pattern, Syllabus

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IBSAT 2024: Exam on Two Dates in December; Registration Opens in July; Check Process, Pattern, Syllabus, Top MBA Colleges

IBSAT 2024 is an important and mandatory exam for MBA admission in 9 ICFAI colleges including ICFAI Business School Hyderabad. Conducted by ICFAI University Hyderabad IBSAT 2024 exam will be held on two dates in the last week of December 2024. ICFAI University will start the IBSAT Exam 2024 registration process in the first week of July 2024. IBSAT cut offs in top ICFAI colleges including ICFAI Hyderabad does not go very high and remain between 75-85 percentile.

Latest Updates

  • ICFAI University to Conduct IBSAT 2024 exam on 2 dates in December 2024
  • 9 ICFAI Colleges to Accept IBSAT 2024 Score for MBA Admission 2025
  • IBSAT 2024 Registration Process Expected to Begin in July first Week
  • You can appear only in one IBSAT Exam

Read Table of Contents below for complete details on IBSAT 2024 exam, IBSAT Full Form, eligibility criteria, step by step registration process, exam pattern, syllabus, cut offs and other details: 

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IBSAT 2024: Table of Contents

1. What is IBSAT Exam? Why it is so Important?

2. IBSAT Exam 2024: Highlights

3. IBSAT 2024 Important Dates   

4. IBSAT Exam Pattern 2024

5. IBSAT Syllabus 2024

6. IBSAT 2024 Preparation: How to Prepare for SNAP?

7. IBSAT 2024 Eligibility Criteria

8. IBSAT 2024 Registration & Application Process

9. IBSAT Admit Card 2024

10. Top Colleges accepting IBSAT Score for MBA Admission 2025

11. Programmes Offered at ICFAI B-schools

12. IBSAT 2024 Selection Process and Criteria for MBA Admission 2025

13. IBSAT 2024 Results

14. IBSAT 2024 FAQs

1. What is IBSAT Exam? 5 Key Points

  • (1) The IBSAT Full Form is ICFAI Business School Aptitude Test. IBSAT Entrance Exam 2024 will be conducted by ICFAI Foundation for Higher Education (a deemed to be University) and the exam will have a test duration of 2 hours. IBSAT conducting ICFAI Foundation confirms the IBSAT exam details with testing mode in advance. Exam vouchers to apply for IBSAT are made available at all the IBS Marketing offices across the country by paying the fee in cash apart from the online application submission facility.    
  • (2) IBSAT is an Online Aptitude Test for admission to the MBA/Ph.D programs offered at IBS Hyderabad & Bangalore; MBA Program at IBS Dehradun & Jaipur and PGPM program at all other 5 ICFAI Business Schools.  
  • (3) IBSAT is A Computer Based Test (CBT) And Consists of Multiple Choice Questions.
  • (4) IBSAT is of 2 Hours Duration and is aimed at testing the Applicant’s Ability in Quantitative Techniques, Data Interpretation, Data Adequacy, Vocabulary, Analytical Reasoning and Reading Comprehension.
  • (5) IBS Colleges to Accept Other Exam scores also: Apart from IBSAT exam score, CAT/XAT/NMAT by GMAC Scores (From 2022 Onwards)/GMAT ® scores are also accepted in Place of IBSAT 2024 for MBA admission 2025 at ICFAI Business Schools.

Among the IBSAT score accepting colleges are ICFAI Hyderabad, IBS Bangalore, ICFAI Dehradun, ICFAI University, Jaipur; IBS Ahmedabad, IBS Gurgaon, IBS Kolkata, IBS Mumbai and IBS Pune. They will accept the exam scores for Admission to their respective MBA and PGPM programs

2. IBSAT Exam 2024: Highlights

An important MBA entrance exam – IBSAT 2024 has following key highlights:

IBSAT 2024 Highlights 

IBSAT Exam Particulars
Key Details
IBSAT 2024 Conducting Body
ICFAI Foundation for Higher Education (a deemed to be University)
IBSAT Official Website
ibsindia.org/
IBSAT Full Form
ICFAI Business School Aptitude Test
Top MBA colleges under IBSAT
IBS Hyderabad, IBS Mumbai, IBS Gurgaon, IBS Bengaluru, IBS Pune, IBS Ahmedabad, IBS Kolkata, IBS Dehradun, IBS Jaipur 
IBSAT Exam Date 2024
December 23 & 24, 2024 
IBSAT Testing Mode
Online computer based test
IBSAT Exam Time Duration
2 Hours
Total Questions in IBSAT 2024
140
IBSAT 2024 Scoring Pattern
+1 Mark for Correct answer, No negative marking
Sectional Division of IBSAT Exam 2024
4 Sections on VA, RC, QA, DADI
Number of questions in Each Section
VA-50; RC-30; QA-30; DA&DI-30
Type of Questions in IBSAT 2024
MCQs
Does IBSAT 2024 have Sectional Time Limit?
No, you can attempt any question from any section within overall time limit
IBSAT Exam Difficulty Level
Easy to Moderate
Importance of Taking IBSAT 2024 exam
Offers Admission opportunity in 9 ICFAI B-schools
Required IBSAT exam Percentile for MBA admission in Top ICFAI Colleges
80-85
IBSAT exam application process
Online & Offline
How to Register for the Exam?
Visit IBSAT official website and complete registration Or Apply Offline
IBSAT Entrance Exam Application Fee
Rs.1800
Number of Times you can Take the IBSAT exam 2024
Once
IBSAT 2024 Preparation Strategy
Best way to prepare is to improve skills
In English Language, Grammar, Vocabulary, Usage, RC Passage solving skills, Arithmetic and Data Interpretation

3. IBSAT 2024 Important Dates   

All the IBSAT exam details with important changes will be made available with the release of IBSAT 2024 notification. The IBSAT 2024 important dates are officially announced by ICFAI Hyderabad. Following are the expected IBSAT 2024 exam dates for registration, admit card and other IBSAT 2024 important dates:  

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IBSAT 2024 Important Dates

IBSAT 2024 Component
Dates & Details
IBSAT 2024 Notification Date
July 1 2024
IBSAT Registration 2024 Process Start Date
July 1, 2024
IBSAT 2024 registration last date
December 16, 2024
IBSAT Admit Card Download Start Date
December 20, 2024
Last Date for IBSAT Admit Card download
December 23 & 24, 2024 (As per  IBSAT exam date)
IBSAT Online Registration Availability
Available
IBSAT Offline Registration Availability
Available
IBSAT Registration Fee
INR 1800
IBSAT 2024 Exam Dates
December 23 & 24, 2024
IBSAT Exam 2024 Result Date
January 2025 first week
IBSAT Score Card Download Date
January 5, 2025 onwards
Selection briefings for IBS Admission 2025
January 2025 second week
Last date to apply for IBS admission with CAT/XAT/GMAT/NMAT score
January last week, 2025
Selection Process for MBA/PGDM (Start-End Dates)
February 2nd and 3rd week, 2025

4. IBSAT Exam Pattern 2024

ICFAI University Hyderabad which conducts IBSAT exam annually releases the IBSAT pattern. IBSAT Exam 2024 Pattern with Sectional composition is given below. The table shares the IBSAT exam 2024 pattern from Section-1 to Section-4, number and type of questions in each section, time duration and marking scheme in IBSAT exam

IBSAT 2024 Exam Pattern

IBSAT Exam Component
Number of Questions
Maximum Marks
Verbal Ability    
50
50
Reading Comprehension
30
30
Quantitative Aptitude   
30
30
Data Adequacy & Data Interpretation
30
30
Total
140
140

4.1 IBSAT 2024 Exam Pattern: Important Points for Test Takers

The online computer based IBSAT 2024 exam Pattern with 2 hours of test duration on both exam days has following important points to note for test takers before taking the exam:

  • Exam Difficulty Level: Easy to Moderate
  • Type of Questions: Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs)
  • Number of Answer Options: 5
  • Section Split: Only Exam with Verbal Ability and Reading Comprehension with separate sections
  • Maximum Weightage Section: Verbal Ability with 50 MCQs, all others have 30 MCQs each
  • Negative Marking: No
  • Sectional Time Limit: No Sectional Time Limit. You can switch from one section to other within overall time limit of 2 hours
  • Scoring Pattern: +1 Mark for each correct answer and no marks for un attempted question or wrong answer
  • IBSAT Cut off for IBS Hyderabad: Not Very High

5. IBSAT Syllabus 2024

IBSAT Syllabus 2024 covers the sectional test composition, number of questions, type of questions, important topics, scoring pattern in IBSAT Test. IBSAT Syllabus is subdivided into sections and sub-sections. This sectional sub-division in IBSAT syllabus makes IBSAT 2024 as an exam with 5 effective sections.  Those who are preparing as per the revised IBSAT Syllabus and pattern of exam stand better chance to score high in IBSAT 2024 and get into their preferred ICFAI institute.  

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IBSAT Syllabus

Section
Syllabus
Verbal Ability    
Questions: 50
Maximum Score: 50
The Verbal Ability Section will comprise questions on vocabulary, Grammar,
Synonyms, Antonyms, Fill in the Blanks, Word Relation, Error Spotting, Phrase Replacement/one word substitute, Jumbled Sentences and other topics
Reading Comprehension
Questions: 30
Maximum Score:30
The Reading Comprehension section syllabus comprises of RC passages of moderate difficulty on Current Affairs, Business & Economics, Social Issues, Literature and other topics. There are usually 3 RC passages of about 500-600 words and 1 RC Passage of about 400-500 words followed by 8 and 6 questions respectively. Most questions are directly related to the RC passages and answers to them can be easily located in the RC passage itself
Quantitative Aptitude   
Questions: 30
Maximum Marks:30
The questions are designed to assess the quantitative aptitude of candidates
who have basic understanding of arithmetic, algebra, geometry, mensuration, modern maths.
Arithmetic: Time & Work, Simple & Compound Interest, Ratio-Proportions, Percentages, Numbers, Other Questions on Arithmetic, HCF-LCM
Algebra: Equations, Inequalities, Log, Linear Equations, HCF-LCM, Quadratic Equation, Absolute Value, Logarithm, Other questions on Algebra
Geometry & Mensuration: Lines, Triangles, Angles, Polygons, Circles-radius, circumference, diameter, chord, Arc, Tangent, Square & Rectangles, Cubes, 3 Dimensional Figures, Pythagoras Theorem, Base Angle Theorem, Longest Side Theorem, Quadrilaterals, Parallelogram, Rhombus, Trapezium, Cuboid, Cylinder, Cone, Sphere
Modern Math: Permutation & Combination, Probability, Coordinate Geometry, Progression-Arithmetic, Geometric, Harmonic, Relationship, Set Theory, Venn Diagrams
Data Adequacy & Data Interpretation
Questions: 30
Maximum Marks:30
Tables, Bar Chart, Pie Chart, Line Graphs, Data Tables, Statements-Inference, Statement-Conclusion based on Data & Graphs
 

Read Complete: IBSAT Exam Syllabus 2024

6. IBSAT 2024 Preparation

Comparatively an easy exam, IBSAT 2024 preparation is based on your good understanding of English Language, Grammar, Vocabulary, Usage, Composition (RC Passage solving skills), good practice on Mathematics especially Arithmetic and Data Interpretation skills.

 

The IBSAT preparation 2024 can be done easily with other exams and if you are a working professional, you do not need to apply for long leave for IBSAT 2024 Preparation.

6.1 IBSAT 2024 Preparation Books

Best books for IBSAT exam preparation 2024 are

  • How to Prepare for Verbal Ability and Reading Comprehension for CAT’- by Arun Sharma & Meenakshi Upadhyay
  • How to Prepare for Data Interpretation for CAT’ - by Arun Sharma
  • How to prepare for Quantitative for the CAT’ - by Arun Sharma

6.2 IBSAT 2024 Mock Test for IBSAT Preparation

IBSAT exam 2024 for MBA Admission 2025 in 9 ICFAI B-Schools, will be preceded by an IBSAT Mock Test 2024. It is a ‘National Mock Test' to provide opportunity to the applicants to practice for actual IBSAT 2024 exam. An IBSAT 2024 Mock Test with important instructions will be released on IBSAT website for the benefit of the candidates to become familiar with the IBSAT pattern and type of questions.    

6.3 IBSAT 2024 Preparation Tips

Following are some of the IBSAT 2024 preparation tips to guide you on how you should complete your IBSAT 2024 exam preparation: 

  • Before starting your IBSAT preparation 2024, go through the IBSAT exam pattern
  • Read thoroughly the IBSAT syllabus before planning your IBSAT exam 2024 preparation
  • Pick out your strong and weak areas in all the sections while checking the IBSAT preparation topics
  • Gather the best IBSAT exam preparation books and IBSAT preparation material for IBSAT exam 2024 preparation
  • Improve on your weak areas and monitor the improvement regularly in IBSAT Exam 2024 Preparation
  • Take as many IBSAT Mocks during your IBSAT MBA preparation and do the analysis of each Mock.

Also Read: IBSAT Preparation 

6.4 IBSAT 2024 Official Free Mocks

ICFAI Business School (IBS) conducts Free National Mock Test (NMT) every year with prize money in the interest of students to practice for the final IBSAT 2024 Test. NMT is a good opportunity for the students to understand the exam pattern, competition and time management well before taking the final exam. In the past students who have scored well in the NMT cleared the final test with a good score.

7. IBSAT 2024 Eligibility Criteria

IBSAT Eligibility criteria define the IBSAT eligibility to appear in the exam as well as the minimum admission eligibility criteria for IBS colleges.

IBSAT Eligibility Component
IBSAT 2024 Eligibility Criteria
IBSAT 2024 Eligibility: Qualification
(Completed Degree)
Completed Minimum 3 Years Bachelor’s Degree with 50% Marks with minimum 15 years of Education
IBSAT 2024 Eligibility: Qualification
(Appearing in Final Year Degree Exam)
Candidates in final year of Graduation can also apply for IBSAT 2024
Medium of Education
Medium of Education should have been English Medium Or must have TOEFL/NELT/IELTS Scores
IBSAT 2024 Eligibility Criteria: Maximum Age
No Age Restriction
Genders under IBSAT 2024 eligibility
Male/Female/Transgender
Other Requirements for IBSAT Eligibility Criteria 2024
1.Valid Mail ID throughout the process
2.Operating Contact phone Number throughout the IBSAT 2024 exam

8. IBSAT 2024 Registration & Application Process

IBSAT 2024 Registration and Application form can be filled up Online as well Offline in following steps:

8.1 IBSAT Registration Online: Step by Step Online Process at a Glance

IBSAT Online Registration Steps
Step Title
Description
Step-1
Login
Login to IBSAT official website https://ibsindia.org/
Step-2
Register as New User and Enter your Mail ID to begin the IBSAT exam registration
Register with Basic personal details to get IBSAT ID, Password
Step-3:
Login with your IBSAT Registered Main Id on IBSAT website
Login again to complete the IBSAT Application Form
Step-4
Complete four pages of IBSAT Registration and Application form
Fill in Address, Mobile number, Email ID, Academics from class 10 onwards, Work Experience and other details
Step-5
Make Payment of IBSAT Registration Fees
Expected IBSAT Fees is Rs.1800
Step-6
Review
Review all the application pages before submission online

8.2 IBSAT Registration Offline: Step by Step Process at a Glance

IBSAT Offline Registration Steps
Step Title
Description
Step-1
Buy IBSAT Voucher
Buy Voucher Offline from any of the IBS FTP branches across India
Step-2
Login
Login to IBSAT official website https://ibsindia.org/. Login using the IBSAT application number (given at the top of the voucher) as login id and Voucher No. (found under the scratch area at the top of the voucher) as password
Step-3
Change your Password
You should change your password in this section
Step-4
Go to Login Page Again
On entering and saving a valid password you will be taken to the login page once again. On logging in with your new password you will be taken to next session which is filling up the “IBSAT 2024 - Online Application form”
Step-5
Complete four pages of IBSAT Registration and Application form
Fill in Address, Mobile number, Email ID, Academics from class 10 onwards, Work Experience and other details
Step-6
Review
Review all the application pages before submission

9. IBSAT Admit Card 2024

IBSAT 2024 Admit card will be released by ICFAI Foundation Hyderabad much before the IBSAT exam date. The process how to download IBSAT Admit Card is detailed as under. After clicking on IBSAT website, you need to take the following path from home page:

  • Go to Registration, keep the cursor at registration but do not click
  • Below the registration icon, there is another icon of Admit card
  • Click on Admit card and the login window will open. Read the details how to download IBSAT hall ticket before proceeding further
  • Enter your IBSAT application number and date of birth to get access to download IBSAT Admit card 2024
  • You will be directed to the IBSAT admit card download from where you will be able to download your IBSAT Hall Ticket 2024 

10. Top Colleges accepting IBSAT Score for MBA Admission 2025

Nine ICFAI MBA colleges and many other MBA colleges in India accept IBSAT score for MBA admission. The IBSAT cut offs in the MBA colleges will vary from institute to institute. Apart from the overall IBSAT cut offs, the IBSAT accepting colleges also consider sectional IBSAT cut offs in shortlisting the candidates. Following are some of the top MBA colleges accepting IBSAT score with expected cut off:

IBSAT Accepting Top MBA Colleges:75 & Above Percentile IBSAT Cutoff 2024

MBA college
Expected IBSAT Cut off 2024 percentile
80-85
IBS (ICFAI B-School) Mumbai
77-80
IBS (ICFAI B-School) Gurgaon
75-80
IBS (ICFAI B-School) Bengaluru
75-80

IBSAT Accepting Top MBA Colleges:60 & Above Percentile IBSAT Cutoff 2024

MBA College
Expected IBSAT Cut off 2024 Percentile
65-70
IBS (ICFAI B-School) Ahmedabad
65-70
IBS (ICFAI B-School) Kolkata
65-70
IBS (ICFAI B-School) Dehradun
60-65
IBS (ICFAI B-School) Jaipur
60-65

Other MBA colleges Accepting IBSAT

MBA college Accepting IBSAT
Location
Bengaluru
GIBS Business School
Bengaluru
JK Business School
Gurgaon
FMS- Manav Rachna International Institute of Research and Studies
Faridabad
Bangalore
Bangalore

11. Programmes Offered at ICFAI B-schools

Following MBA/PGPM and Ph.D Programs are offered at the 9 campuses of IBS:

  • 2-year MBA program at IBS Hyderabad, IBS Dehradun and IBS Jaipur and IBS Bangalore (Off campus of IFHE) campuses
  • 2-year PGPM (Postgraduate Program in Management) are offered at 5 IBS campuses - Ahmedabad, Gurgaon, Kolkata, Mumbai and Pune
  • 4-year Ph. D program (Full Time/Part Time) at IBS Hyderabad, IBS Bangalore

11.1 IBSAT 2024 Accepting Colleges: Key Highlights

Shared below are the details of each of the nine IBSAT 2024 score accepting MBA colleges

ICFAI Business School (IBS) Hyderabad

IBS Hyderabad was established in 1995. It is a constituent of the ICFAI Foundation for Higher Education (IFHE), which was declared a deemed to be University under section 3 of the UGC Act, 1956. The programs offered at IBS Hyderabad are: Two year full time MBA program and PhD program.

ICFAI Business School (IBS) Dehradun

IBS Dehradun is a constituent of the ICFAI University, Dehradun. ICFAI University, Dehradun is established through an Act of the State Legislature of Uttarakhand and is recognized by UGC under Section 2(f) of the UGC Act. IBS Dehradun offers the MBA program.

ICFAI Business School (IBS) Jaipur

IBS Jaipur is a constituent of the ICFAI University, Jaipur. The ICFAI University, Jaipur has been notified by the Government of Rajasthan (Act No. 20 of 2011). IBS Jaipur offers the MBA program.

Other ICFAI Business School (IBS) Campuses 

Other IBS campuses are located at Ahmedabad, Bengaluru (IFHE off campus), Gurgaon, Kolkata, Mumbai and Pune. They offer two-year, full-time Management Programs to prepare the students and equip them for successful corporate careers.  

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In case of any additional programme launched by these ICFAI Business Schools, ICFAI Foundation will release a list of programmes and MBA colleges accepting IBSAT score on its official website.

12. IBSAT 2024 Selection Process and Criteria for MBA Admission 2025

IBSAT 2024 Selection Process for MBA admission 2025 consists of five steps:

  • Register, Apply and pay IBSAT exam fee
  • Appear in IBSAT 2024 Exam
  • Check & Download your IBSAT Score card on Result date
  • Participate in Selection Briefings & PI Round conducted by ICFAI for Admission
  • Check your final admission offer and pay acceptance fee

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12.1 IBSAT Final Selection Process: Components and Weightages

IBSAT final selection process comprises Group Discussion and Personal Interview. The admission offer is based on following components. The weightage allotted to different components in the selection process are as follows.

Component of IBSAT selection Process
Weightage Percent
Class 10 Marks
10%
Class 12 Marks
15%
Graduation Marks
25%
Group Discussion
25%
Personal Interview
25%
Total Score
100%

13. IBSAT 2024 Results

ICFAI Foundation will release the IBSAT 2024 Result earlier than the pre announced date. Although, the IBSAT Result trends show that IBSAT Result is declared in the forenoon, the result may be declared late evening. IBSAT 2024 score card will be available for download from official IBSAT website after the IBSAT Result is declared by ICFAI Foundation for Higher Education (IFHE), a Deemed University

14. IBSAT 2024 FAQs

Q. How difficult is IBSAT Exam as compared to other MBA entrance exams?
Ans.
IBSAT is a moderate difficulty exam and is easier than CAT, XAT, CMAT, NMAT.

 

Q. How much time I need to prepare for IBSAT?
Ans.
According to experts, you can prepare for IBSAT alongwith other exams by synchronizing your preparation. Besides you can self prepare or join some good coaching also. Two to three months are considered good time to prepare for IBSAT

 

Q. How can I get the Registration and Application Form?
Ans.
Application form (MBA/PGPM 2025-2026 Broacher) may be purchased either through Online or Offline. The cost of the application form (PGPM Bulletin) was Rs 1800 last year. Online registration for the programs is available on website admissions.ibsindia.org. Offline Applications are available at IBS Marketing Branches. On purchase of application form you will receive a scratch card containing application number and password.

 

Q. Is there any management quota of seats for MBA admission in ICFAI colleges?
Ans
. No there is no management quota or NRI quota.

 

Q. How and when the selection process is conducted?
Ans.
Selection process will be conducted in February-March 2025 at 9 IBS campuses i.e. IBS Ahmedabad, Bangalore, Gurgaon, Kolkata, Mumbai, Pune, Dehradun, Jaipur & IBS Head Office. If situation does not permit to conduct process at campuses, ONLINE selection process will be conducted.

 

Q. What are the components of Final Selection Process?
Ans.
IBS selection process comprises two components- Group Discussion and Personal Interview

 

Q. What are the key parameters to evaluate a candidate’s performance in GD round?
Ans.
A topic will be announced to a group of 8 – 10 candidates for discussion. The candidates will be given 15 minutes to express their views.  After group discussion each candidate will be given an opportunity to summarize his/her opinion in a minute. The group discussion aims to evaluate the candidate’s expression, initiative communication, analytical skills and behaviour in group.

 

Q. What will be the evaluation criteria for Personal Interview?
Ans.
The personal interview is the final stage in the selection process. The interview panel members are Directors, Deans, Senior Faculty Members and Alumni. The duration of the interview for each candidate will be for 10 minutes. The interview panel will focus on assessing the attitude, aptitude and aspirations of the applicant besides evaluate the candidate’s general knowledge, communication skills, clarity of thought, expression and aptitude for a career in management. 

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Exam dates and schedule

  • Notification date: 01-07-2024 10:00 AM (Tentative)
    Registration – Online: 01-07-2024 10:00 AM to 16-12-2024 05:00 PM (Tentative)
    Admit Card Release: 20-12-2024 10:00 AM to 24-12-2024 05:00 PM (Tentative)
    Exam Date & Timings- Online: Monday, December 23, 2024 - 10:00 to 14:00 (Tentative)
    Result: 06-01-2025 10:00 AM (Tentative)

IBSAT Eligibility Criteria 2024

IBSAT eligibility criteria is decided by ICFAI University Hyderabad which conducts IBSAT entrance exam on yearly basis for MBA admission to all the 9 ICFAI Business Schools. The Minimum IBSAT Exam Eligibility criteria require a graduation in any discipline with 50% Marks. IBSAT is a national level computer based MBA entrance test leading to MBA admission in all the ICFAI MBA colleges including IBS Hyderabad, IBS Mumbai, IBS Gurgaon, IBS Bengaluru, IBS Pune, IBS Ahmedabad, IBS Kolkata, IBS Dehradun, IBS Jaipur and other MBA colleges also.

 

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IBSAT Admit Card 2024

IBSAT Admit Card 2024: Download from ibsindia.org; Check Dates, how to download, Test Day Guidelines

IBSAT 2024 Admit card will be released by ICFAI Foundation Hyderabad much before the IBSAT exam date. After your successful registration and completion of payment of IBSAT exam fee, IBSAT 2024 Admit Card will be issued to all the candidates whose application is successfully submitted for IBSAT 2024 till the last date to apply. There are two IBSAT exams in December 2024. IBSAT is a computer based test which is conducted at exam centres. Good score in IBSAT 2024 will lead to MBA admission 2025 in 9 ICFAI Business Schools including ICFAI Hyderabad, Gurgaon, Mumbai among others.  

 

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IBSAT Application Form 2024

IBSAT Application Form 2024: Process Opens in July; Exam in December on Two Dates; Check Step by Step Process, Fees

IBSAT 2024 exam dates are in the third week or last week of December 2024. IBSAT exam application process is likely to begin in the first week of July at the official IBSAT exam website ibsindia.org.  IBSAT 2024 exam is gateway to MBA/PGPM 2025-27 at 9 campuses of ICFAI Business School (IBS). Conducted across India by ICFAI Foundation for Higher Education (a deemed to be University) IBSAT is online computer based MBA entrance test.  

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IBSAT Exam Pattern 2024

IBSAT Exam Pattern 2024: Exam in December Last Week; Check Overall & Sectional Pattern, Marking Scheme, Key Features

Conducted by ICFAI Foundation for Higher Education (a deemed to be University), IBSAT 2024 is an important MBA entrance exam. It is the gateway to MBA/PGPM 2025-27 at 9 campuses of ICFAI Business School (IBS) located at Hyderabad, Dehradun, Jaipur, Ahmedabad, Bengaluru, Gurgaon, Kolkata, Mumbai and Pune. ICFAI Foundation releases the updated IBSAT exam pattern, much before the start of application process in July. The application for IBSAT 2024 exam can be submitted online as well as offline till 3rd week of December 2024. Expected IBSAT 2024 exam dates are December 21 & 22, 2024

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IBSAT Exam Syllabus 2024

IBSAT Syllabus 2024: Check Key Changes, Section wise Syllabus with key topics

IBSAT 2024 is a national level computer based MBA entrance test leading to MBA admission 2025 in 9 ICFAI Colleges. IBSAT Syllabus 2024 is released by ICFAI Foundation Hyderabad with the release of IBSAT exam notification in July every year on IBSAT official website ibsatindia.org. You can also find the complete and section wise IBSAT 2024 syllabus at MBAUniverse.com.

 

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IBSAT Exam Analysis 2024

IBSAT Exam Analysis 2024: Overall & Sectional Changes, Difficulty Level, Cut offs

IBSAT is the MBA entrance exam for MBA admission in 9 ICFAI Business Schools spread across the country including ICFAI Hyderabad and other campuses. IBSAT 2024 Analysis will be published immediately after the IBSAT 2024 exam is over. IBSAT 2024 will be conducted consecutively in last week of December 2024 in separate sessions as a computer based test. The IBSAT difficulty level is not very high. The IBSAT 2024 exam analysis on this page will contain following:

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IBSAT Mock Test & Previous Test Papers

IBSAT Mock Test 2024 & Previous Test Papers: Take Free IBSAT Mock Test with Answers with Latest Exam Pattern & Syllabus  

IBSAT is a computer based mandatory entrance exam for MBA admission in 9 ICFAI Business Schools. IBSAT 2024 is scheduled on two dates in December 2024. Practicing online mocks for IBSAT will help you in many ways, like getting actual IBSAT examination hall feel, getting expertise how to solve the IBSAT questions during the exam. Attempt below the IBSAT Mock Tests for IBSAT 2024 with same IBSAT difficulty level and pattern. This is IBSAT Mock Test free offered to the IBSAT aspirants for practice purpose.  

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IBSAT Percentile Predictor 2024

IBSAT Percentile Predictor 2024: Check your nearest IBSAT score and Percentile in simple steps

There are two IBSAT exam dates in December 2024 for MBA admission 2025 in 9 ICFAI colleges. You can be allotted either of the two exam dates. To help you to arrive at your nearest IBSAT percentile without waiting for result in January 2025, experts at MBAUniverse.com have prepared IBSAT Percentile predictor.

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IBSAT Exam Preparation 2024

IBSAT Preparation 2024: Exam in December; Best Books, Strategy, Check Month Wise Preparation Plan

IBSAT is an important and mandatory online computer based test leading to MBA admission in 9 campuses of ICFAI Business Schools in India. ICFAI Business School Aptitude Test (IBSAT) 2024 likely exam dates are December 23 & 24, 2024. IBSAT 2024 is exam of two hour duration and is divided into four sections: Verbal Ability, Reading Comprehension, Quantitative Aptitude, Data Adequacy & Data Interpretation.

 

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IBSAT Cut offs 2024

IBSAT Cut Off 2024: Check Cut off for ICFAI Hyderabad and Other Top IBS Colleges

IBSAT 2024 is the entrance exam for MBA admission in 9 ICFAI colleges. IBSAT exam 2024 will be conducted by ICFAI Foundation for Higher Education (IFHE), a Deemed University, in the last week on two dates in December 2024 for MBA admission in all the ICFAI Business schools. The result of IBSAT 2024 exam is expected in January 2025 first week.

 

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IBSAT Result 2024

ICFAI Foundation will release the IBSAT 2024 Result in the first week of January 2025. IBSAT exam 2024 is scheduled in the last week of December 2024 as a computer based exam. IBSAT 2024 score card is made available for download from official IBSAT website after the IBSAT Result is declared by ICFAI Foundation for Higher Education (IFHE), a Deemed University

How to Download IBSAT 2024 score card

IBSAT Result 2024 download of score card begins with the declaration of IBSAT result. Candidates who appear for the IBSAT 2024 can download their score card from official IBSAT exam website by login with their IBSAT ID and password to download their score card.

 

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