B Schools accepting CMAT scores

An overwhelming proportion of B-Schools in India accepts Common Management Admission Test (CMAT)  scores for admission to their management programs. Administered by the All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE), the exam is participated by management aspirants across India.

Each year, all top B-Schools come up with their own cut-off marks for deciding the fate of students waiting for admission. The following is the cut-off list of some of the most prominent B-Schools in the country and their respective cut off scores.


Also See: MBA Entrance Exams


A closer look at B Schools accepting CMAT scores

CMAT Cut Off in Percentile/ Score/ Rank

Public B-Schools

60 percentile

Indian School of Mines University, Dhanbad

156 score

Department of Management Studies, NIT Durgapur

256 score (MMS)

Sydenham Institute of Management Studies, Research and Entrepreneurship Education (SIMSREE), Mumbai

248 score (PGDBM)

Private B-Schools

60 percentile

Great Lakes Institute of Management, Chennai

280 score

Prin. LN Welingkar Institute of Management Development and Research, Mumbai

85 percentile

KJ Somaiya Institute of Management Studies and Research, Mumbai

90 percentile

Institute of Public Enterprise, Hyderabad

200 score

IFIM Business School, Bangalore

85 percentile

Amrita School of Business, Coimbatore

300 score

Balaji Institute of Modern Management (BIMM), Pune


Jaipuria Institute of Management, Lucknow

60 percentile

PSG Institute of Management, Coimbatore

75 percentile

ITM Business School, Navi Mumbai


Thiagarajar School of Management, Madurai

60 percentile

School of Communication and Management Studies, Cochin

75 percentile

Kirloskar Institute of Advanced Management Studies, Harihar & Pune

60 percentile + Profile based shortlisting

Jaipuria Institute of Management, Noida

60 percentile

SDMIMD, Mysore

50 percentile

University of Petroleum & Energy Studies (UPES), Dehradun

213 Score

Acharya Bangalore B-School (ABBS), Bangalore

260 score

Prin. LN Welingkar Institute of Management Development and Research, Bangalore

85 percentile

Siva Sivani Institute of Management, Secunderabad

60 percentile

Lovely Professional University (MBA), Phagwara

80 percentile

Indus Business Academy (IBA), Bangalore


Prestige Institute of Management, Gwalior

84 percentile

Doon Business School, Dehradun

60 percentile

Gian Jyoti Institute of Management and Technology, Mohali

220 out of 400

IES Management College and Research Centre, Mumbai

198 score

Mudra Institute of Communication Ahmedabad (MICA)


Institute of Management Technology (IMT), Nagpur & Hyderabad

70 percentile

AIMS Bangalore

60 percentile

Xavier Institute of Social Service, Ranchi

199 score

Goa Instiute of Management, Goa

260 score

SIES College of Management Studies, Mumbai

232 score

N L Dalmia Institute of Management Studies & Research, Mumbai

227 score

MIT School of Business, Pune

200 score

Singhad Institute, Pune

200 score

Asia Pacific Institute of Management, Delhi

180 score

Acharya School of Management, Bangalore

60 percentile

Pune University Department of Management Studies, Pune

60 percentile

Dehradun Institute of Technology (MBA), Dehradun

50 percentile

ITS Institute of Management, Greater Noida

50 percentile

Vignana Jyothi Institute of Management, Hyderabad

75 percentile

Galgotias Business School, Greater Noida

60 percentile

BIMTECH Greater Noida

75 percentile

Birla Institute of Technology Mesra, Ranchi

75 percentile

Mumbai Educational Trust’s (MET) Institute of Mgmt, Mumbai

75 percentile

Dr. D Y Patil Institute of Management, Pune

75 percentile

National Institute of Agricultural Marketing (NIAM), Jaipur

45.5 percentile

Shri Sant Gajanan Maharaj College of Engineering, Buldana

40 score

Indira School of Business Studies, Pune

160 score

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