List of CAT 2017 Participating Institutes

Apart from the 20 IIMs, there are 71 other b-schools across India that will 'officially' accept CAT 2017 score for admission to their MBA/PGDM/PGP or equivalent programs. Read to find out and explore more.

The 20 Indian Institutes of Management (IIMs) acept CAT 2017 score for admission to their PGP courses. 

According to the CAT 2017 official website, the number of non-IIM participating B-schools is 71.  Please note that this list gets updated as more and more B-schools register themselves for accepting CAT scores for their admission to management programmes.


Here is the list -




Name of the Institute

Andhra Pradesh Chittoor Institute for Financial Management & Research (IFMR University)
Punjab / Haryana Chandigarh University Business School, Chandigarh
  Mohali LM Thapar School of Management
  Gurgaon Management Development Institute (MDI)
Gujarat Gandhinagar School of Petroleum Management, PDPU
  Gandhinagar Entrepreneurship Development Institute of India (EDII)
  Anand Institute of Rural Management (IRMA), Anand
  Gandhinagar Gujarat National Law University, Gandhinagar
  Ahmedabad Institute of Management, Nirma University
  Ahmedabad MICA - The School of Ideas
Madhya Pradesh Indore Jaipuria Institute of Management
  Bhopal Indian Institute of Forest Management
  Gwalior Atal Bihari Vajpayee Indian Institute of Information Technology & Management
Odisha Bhubaneshwar Xavier Institute of Management (XIMB), Xavier University
Tamil Nadu Tiruchirappali National Institute of Technology
  Vellore VIT University
  Coimbatore KCT Business School
  Tiruchirappalli Bharathidasan Institute of Management (BIM)
West Bengal Alipore International Management Institute (IMI)
  Kolkata Army Institute of Management (AIM)
  Murshidabad Management Development Institute (MDI)
  Kolkata Indian Institute of Social Welfare & Business Management (IISWBM)
Assam Silchar Jawaharlal Nehru School of Management Studies
Karnataka Harihar Kirloskar Institute of Advanced Management Studies (KIAMS)
  Bangalore ISBR Business School
  Manipal T. A. Pai Management Institute (TAPMI)
  Bangalore Indus Business Academy (IBA)
  Bangalore Institute of Finance & International Management (IFIM)
  Bangalore Welingkar Institute of Management Development & Research
  Bangalore International School of Management Excellence
  Bangalore AIMS Institute of Higher Education (AIMS Institutes)
  Mysore Myra School of Business
  Bangalore Alliance University
Maharashtra Mumbai K J Somaiya Institute of Management Studies & Research
  Navi Mumbai Institute for Technology and Management (IMT)
  Mumbai S P Jain Institute of Management & Research (SPJIMR)
  Pune National Institute of Bank Management (NIBM)
  Pune Balaji Institute of Telecom & Management (BITM)
  Mumbai Prin L.N. Welingkar Institute of Management Development & Research
  Mumbai National Institute of Industrial Engineering (NITIE)
  Pune MILE - Management Institute for Leadership and Excellence
  Pune Flame School of Business (FLAME University)
  Pune Balaji Institute of International Business (BIIB)
  Pune Balaji Institute of Management and Human Resource Development (BIMHRD)
  Pune Balaji Institute of Modern Management (BIMM)
  Pune National Insurance Academy
Telangana Hyderabad Institute of Public Enterprise (IPE)
  Secunderabad Siva Sivani Institute of Management (SSIM)
  Hyderabad Institute of Insurance and Risk Management (IIRM)
  Hyderabad University of Hyderabad (School of Management Studies)
Bihar Patna Development Management Institute (DMI)
  Patna Chandragupt Institute of Management Patna (CIMP)
Goa Panaji Goa Institute of Management (GIM)
Jammu & Kashmir Katra Shri Mata Vaishno Devi University
Kerala Cochin SCMS Cochin School of Business
  Cochin SCMS School of Technology & Management
  Kottayam Saintgits Institute of Management (Dept of MBA, Saintgits College of Engineering)
Delhi New Delhi Faculty of Management Studies (FMS)
  New Delhi  Fore School of Management
  New Delhi  Lal Bahadur Shastri Institute of Management (LBSIM)
  New Delhi  IMM-Fostiima Business School (IFBS)
  New Delhi  Fortune Institute of International Business (FIIB)
  New Delhi International Management Institute (IMI)
  New Delhi Apeejay School of Management
  New Delhi Vivekananda Institute of Professional Studies, Technical Campus
  New Delhi New Delhi Institute of Management (NDIM)
Rajasthan Pilani Birla Institute of Technology & Science, Pilani
  Jaipur Jaipuria Institute of Management
Uttar Pradesh Ghaziabad Institute of Management Technology (IMT)
  Noida Jaipuria Institute of Management
  Lucknow  Jaipuria Institute of Management
  Greater Noida Birla Institute of Management Technology (BIMTECH)
  Allahabad Indian Institute of Information Technology
  Varanasi Institute of Management Studies (BHU)
  Lucknow University of Lucknow
  Amethi Rajiv Gandhi Institute of Petroleum Technology, Jais, Amethi



While, these are the 71 B-schools in India that now 'officially' accept CAT 2017 score for admission to their various management education programmes, there are many others that accept the same 'unofficially'.  


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