JBIMS Entrance Exam


I want to know the entrance exam for admission in Jamnalal Bajaj Institute Of Management Studies JBIMS so can you tell me?


Jamnalal Bajaj Institute of Management Studies follow the Common Admissions Process for admissions for its 2-year Masters in Management Studies (MMS) Programme, which is equivalent to a MBA.

JBIMS Entrance exam-

MH-CET For All India/Outside Maharashtra candidates:

MAH-MBA/MMS-CET /CAT (conducted by IIMs)/ GMAT(conducted by GMAC, USA)/ CMAT (Conducted by AICTE)/MAT(conducted by AIMA)/ XAT (conducted by XLRI)/ ATMA (conducted by AIMS)

JBIMS Eligibility and Selection Criteria-

JBIMS shortlists candidates for the in-person assessment based on the candidate’s CAT/MH-CET score.

The cutoff for each category is decided to filter out the candidates.

The candidates clearing the cutoff are considered for round 2.

The cutoffs for the 2015-17 batch were as follows.

To be considered for the profile evaluation the candidate not only needs to obtain the above mentioned marks but also needs to meet the past academic record (PAR) cutoff

The PAR cutoff is:

General candidates
10th aggregate – 65% or above AND 12th aggregate – 60% or above

Reserved candidates
10th aggregate – 60% or above AND 12th aggregate – 55% or above

The candidates meeting the exam and past academic record cutoffs are considered for profile evaluation.

Category CAT Percentile MH-CET Percentile
General 95 95.37
Reserved 75 90
PH 75 85

PIO and children of Indian
workers in gulf countries 85 85

Evaluation of Candidate’s Profile (AR)

An Application Rating (AR) is used to shortlist candidates for the in-person assessment. In this, a candidate’s profile is rated on various parameters.

The various components of the AR are given below.

Candidates meeting the required AR cutoffs are called for the In-person assessment round.

About 1700 candidates are called for In-Person Assessment based on their application rating score.

Criteria Weightage
CAT/MH-CET Score 60
PAR (10th, 12th and Bachelor’s marks) 15
Extra-curricular/Work Experience 20
Diversity 5
Total 100

In-Person Assessment Round (IPA)

The IPA round consists of group activity, personal interview and writing ability test.

The final selected candidates make it to the MMS program at JBIMS.

The weights of the various components of the IPA are given below.

Criteria Weightage
Group Activity 20
Personal Interview 60
Group Discussion 20
Total 100

Final Selection of Candidates

The final selection of a candidate is based on his total score.

The total of a candidate is calculated by
Total Score = 0.60 (AR) + 0.40 (IPA)

The minimum Total Score required to be considered for admission to MMS or MSc Finance is 50 for General Category and 45 for Reserved category.


Jamnalal Bajaj Institute of Management Studies
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