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4 MBA Exams to focus on beyond CAT
April 14 2024

All isn't lost when one couldn't crack the CAT. and obtain admission into the coveted IIMs. So here are 6 Other MBA Entrance Exams which will get us admission to the highest 30 Coveted Colleges. Therefore, read on to seek out what other MBA entrance exams aside from the CAT exists. You would like to aim to urge into these coveted institutions. For preparation join our courses

1. XAT

XAT - Xavier Aptitude Test (XAT), conducted by XLRI Jamshedpur, is one of the most important national-level MBA entrance examinations aspired by the bulk of MBA aspirants. The Xavier Aptitude Test is an all-India test conducted by the Xavier Association of Management Institutes (XAMI) as an entrance examination for admission to the postgraduate programs in management courses of several management institutes everywhere in India. For quite 60 years XLRI has been conducting Xavier Aptitude Test (XAT) at the least India level to pick the foremost appropriate candidates for management education. The test score is getting used by quite 100 institutes within the country for admission.



XAT Notification Date
July 15, 2023
The date for Registration start
July 15, 2023
Last date for Registration & Application submission online without a late fee
November 30, 2023
Registration Last date with late fee
Not Announced
Admit Card download Start Date
December 20, 2023
Last date to Download Admit Card
Not Announced
Exam Date
January 7, 2024
Result date
January 20, 2024


Exam Date: January 7, 2024 Exam Level: Institute Application Fees: Rs. 2100 Last date to Apply for the Exam: November 30, 2023 Mode of Examination: Online Colleges accepting XAT: XLRI, XIMB, SPJIMR, TAPMI, IMT, etc. Also read: Strategy for XAT decision making



The Symbiosis National Aptitude Test (SNAP) may be a combined Written Test for college kids seeking admission to the Postgraduate Institutes under Symbiosis International University. However, candidates got to apply separately to the specified individual institutes. the appliance form is out there for Rs. 1550. Candidates got to pay Rs. 1000 application fee for applying to every institute.

 Events  Dates
SNAP Registrations begin August 2024
Registrations end November 2024
SNAP mock test October 2024
Admit cards download December 2024
SNAP exam December 2024
Answer key download December 2024
SNAP result announcement January 2025


Exam Date: December 2024 Exam Level: Institute Application Fees: Rs. 2,250Last date to Apply for the Exam: November 2024 Mode of Examination: Online Colleges accepting SNAP:  SIBM, SIOM, SCMHRD, and all other Symbiosis Also read: Top Colleges through SNAP




The MICA Admission Test commonly referred to as MICAT is an MBA entrance examination for admissions to the Post Graduate Diploma in Management- Communications (PGDM-C) at MICA Ahmedabad.

MICAT I (Tentative):

Events Dates 
Application process September 14, 2023
Last date to submit the application form November 21, 2023
Admit card availability November 29, 2023
MICAT I exam December 2, 2023
Result/ score December 21, 2023
GE & PI shortlist at Ahmedabad March 1-22, 2024
GE & PI shortlist at Bangalore & Mumbai March 1-22, 2024
GE & PI shortlist at Delhi & Kolkata March 1-22, 2024
Final result April 2024

MICAT II (Tentative):

Events Dates (Tentative)
Application process November 23, 2023
Last date to submit the application form January 17, 2024
Admit card availability January 24, 2024
MICAT II exam January 27, 2024
Result/ score April 2024

Also read: MICAT Syllabus, eligibility and paper pattern



Common Management Admission Test (CMAT) is a web computer-based test conducted by the All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE). it's a national-level admission test. CMAT was earlier held twice a year (September & February) CMAT scores are accepted by various B-schools and management colleges across India for admission into MBA, PGDM, and PGP courses.

Events Dates
CMAT registration process March 29, 2024, to April 18, 2024
Admit card download May 2024
CMAT exam May 2024
Answer key release Not Disclosed yet
CMAT 2023 result declaration June 2024


Exam Date: May 2024 Exam Level: National Application Fees: Rs. 2,000 (GEN) & Rs. 1,000(Reserved) Last date to Apply for the Exam: April 18, 2024 Mode of Examination: Online Colleges accepting CMAT: JBIMS, SIMSREE, K.J Somaiya, GIM, Welingkar, IFMR, Dalmia, etc.

 Also read: CMAT exam strategy


Anisha Mukhija

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