CAT 2011: CAT 2010 success spurs entry of new institutions in CAT 2011 list

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Indian Institutes of Management have declared the list of B-schools to accept the CAT 2011 scores in the official CAT 2011 website. Although the total number of B-schools that will consider CAT 2011 scores is 136, which is less than the number of B-schools which accepted CAT 2010 scores, which was 147, the encouraging sign this year has been the entry of new institutions who have enlisted themselves for considering CAT 2011 scores.

Mudra Institute of Communication Ahmadabad (MICA), which did not accept the scores of CAT exam since 2009, will accept the score this year onwards. Xavier Institute of Management Bhubaneswar (XIMB), the prominent B-School in Eastern India which is known for accepting XAT scores is also there in the list of institutes accepting CAT 2011 scores

The other national institutes that have joined CAT this year are: Vinod Gupta School of Management, IIT Kharagpur; Department of Management Studies, School of Management, Pondicherry University; Faculty of Management Studies, Banaras Hindu University; National Institute of Technology, Tiruchirappalli; Indian Institute of Forest Management, Bhopal; National Institute of Technology, Calicut; National Institute of Technology Karnataka, Surathkal; University of Hyderabad, School of Management Studies. 

Various national universities will accept CAT 2011 scores for their department of management studies. Some of the prominent names are Delhi School of Economics, University of Delhi ; University School of Management, Kurukshetra University; The Business School, University of Jammu; University Business School, Punjab University; University of Lucknow, Institute of Management Science and University of Calcutta, Department of Commerce, West Bengal. 

The prominent private B-schools which will accept CAT 2011 scores are: International Management Institute (IMI), New Delhi & Kolkata; Management Development Institute (MDI), Gurgaon; T A Pai Management Institute (TAPMI), Manipal; IFIM Business School, Bangalore; Welingkar Institute of Management Development & Research, Mumbai & Bangalore; K J Somaiya Institute of Management Studies & Research, Mumbai; S P Jain Institute of Management Research (SPJIMR), Mumbai; Xavier Institute of Management (XIM) Bhubaneswar;   Bharathidasan Institute of Management (BIM), Tiruchirappalli; Birla Institute of Management Technology (BIMTECH), Greater Noida; Indian Institute of Social Welfare & Business Management (IISWBM), Kolkata etc. 

To view the complete list of B-schools, click on the following link of

The official CAT 2011 notification was released on Sunday, August 7, 2011. The computer based test for this year will be held in a 20 day window between Saturday, October 22, 2011 and Friday, November 18, 2010. The registration for CAT 2011 and the sale of CAT 2011 Vouchers will start from Wednesday, August 17, 2011 and the last date to register is Wednesday, September 28, 2011.

Stay tuned to for more on CAT 2011.

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This article was published on 2011/08/16