CAT Participating Institutes 2017


CAT Participating Institutes 2017CAT Participating Institutes 2017 – Common Admission Test (CAT) 2017, which is scheduled to be held on November 26, will be conducted by IIM Lucknow. CAT scores are considered by 20 IIMs for admissions to post graduate management programmes. On the basis of CAT result, the candidates will be shortlisted for around 4,000 seats offered by the IIMs. Apart from the IIMs, the scores of CAT 2017 will also be accepted by over 100 other CAT participating institutes 2017. These include both government and private colleges. Over the years, the number of CAT participating colleges has increased. As CAT is conducted by top India’s top management institutes – IIMs, it enjoys high credibility among management institutes as well as the MBA aspirants across the country. The participating colleges that want to conduct their admissions on the basis of CAT scores are required to register with IIMs. In this article, the candidates can find complete information and details of CAT participating institutes 2017.


CAT Participating Institutes 2017 – IIMs

IIMs are the most sought-after management institutes in India. With the addition of IIM Jammu, the total number of IIMs in India has gone up to 20. The MBA aspirants who want to study in IIM need to appear for CAT 2017 exam. The table given below provides information on IIMs including the courses offered and the number of seats available –

CAT Participating Institutes 2017 – IIMs

S. No. Name No. of Seats (Tentative)
1IIM Ahmedabad385
2IIM Amritsar60
3IIM Bangalore412
4IIM Bodh Gaya60
5IIM Calcutta462
6IIM Indore550
7IIM Jammu45
8IIM Kashipur210
9IIM Kozhikode353
10IIM Lucknow436
11IIM Nagpur60
12IIM Raipur210
13IIM Ranchi155
14IIM Rohtak170-180
15IIM Sambalpur140
16IIM Shillong120
17IIM Sirmaur60
18IIM Tiruchirappalli120
19IIM Udaipur180
20IIM Visakhapatnam60

Top CAT 2017 Participating Institutes

Most MBA aspirants in India want to secure a seat in one of the IIMs. They are known for their top-quality infrastructure, high education standards and excellent placements. That said, however, there is life beyond IIMs! There are several other governments and private institutes where the candidates can seek admission on the basis of CAT result 2017. Here are some of the top CAT participating institutes (other than IIMs) –

  • Management Development Institute (MDI), Gurgaon
  • SP Jain Institute of Management & Research, Mumbai
  • T.A. Pai Management Institute (TAPMI), Manipal
  • Institute of Management Technology (IMT), Ghaziabad
  • Indian Institute of Forest Management (IIFT), Bhopal
  • National Institute of Agriculture Extension Management, Hyderabad

CAT Participating Institutes 2017 – State-wise List

CAT result is accepted by many leading institutes across the country. Delhi, Karnataka, Maharashtra and Uttar Pradesh are some of the major states with a large number of participating institutes. Other states too have management institutes that offer admission on the basis of CAT score. The below table contains the state-wise list of CAT participating institutes 2017. Each of the participating institutes will release its own merit list and invite the students for counselling.

Non – IIM Member Institutes
StateName of the Institute
Andhra PradeshGITAM School of International Business
AssamDepartment of Business Administration, Tezpur university
Jawaharlal Nehru School of Management Studies, Assam University
BiharDevelopment Management Institute
Chandragupta Institute of Management Patna (CIMP)
ChandigarhChitkara Business School
University Business School, Chandigarh
DelhiVivekanand Institute of Professional Studies, Technical Campus
Jagan Institute of Management Studies
Lal Bahadur Shastri Institute of Management
IMM-Fostiima Business School (IFBS)
New Delhi Institute of Management
Delhi School of Economics – University of Delhi (Dept. of Commerce, Financial Studies & Business Economics)
Apeejay School of Management
IILM Institute for Higher Education
Fore School of Management
International Management Institute
Fortune Institute Of International Business
Faculty of Management Studies
Asia-Pacific Institute of Management
GoaGoa Institute of Management
 GujaratSchool of Petroleum Management, PDPU
Institute of Management, Nirma University
Gujarat National Law University, Gandhinagar
Entrepreneurship Development Institute of India
Mudra Institute of Communications, Ahmedabad
Institute of Rural Management, Anand
HaryanaNational Power Training Institute
O P Jindal Global University
BML Munjal University
Management Development Institute (MDI)
Jammu & KashmirThe Business School(University of Jammu)
School of Business, Shri Mata Vaishno Devi University Campus
JharkhandXavier Institute of Social Service
KarnatakaKirloskar Institute of Advanced Management Studies
ISBR Business School
International School of Management Excellence
International Institute of Business Studies (IIBS)
Prin L.N. Welingkar Institute of Management Development & Research
AIMS Institute of Higher Education (AIMS Institutes)
T.A. Pai Management Institute
GIBS Business School
Myra School of Business
Indus Business Academy
National Institute of Technology
Institute of Finance and International Management (IFIM)
Alliance School of Business (Alliance University)
KeralaRajagiri Business School
Madhya PradeshJaipuria Institute of Management Indore
Atal Bihari Vajpayee Indian Institute of Information Technology & Management, Gwalior
Indian Institute of Forest Management
MaharashtraInstitute of Management Technology
National Institute of Industrial Engineering (NITIE)
K J Somaiya Institute of Management Studies & Research
National Institute of Bank Management
Institute for Technology and Management
Prin L.N. Welingkar Institute of Management Development & Research
National Insurance Academy
Flame School of Business
Balaji Institute of Modern Management (BIMM)
S P Jain Institute of Management & Research
N L Dalmia Institute of Management studies & Research
OdishaXavier Institute of Management (XIMB)
Asian School of Business Management
Birla Institute of Management Technology (BIMTECH)
KIIT School of Management, KIIT University
PunjabLM Thapar School of Management
University Business School – Ludhiana
RajasthanBITS Pilani
Institute of Agri Business Management
Jaipuria Institute of Management
Tamil NaduNational Institute of Technology
Bharathidasan Institute of Management
Institute of Financial Management & Research
Loyala Instute Of Business Administration
VIT Business School
TelanganaHyderabad School of Business Management
Institute of Management Technology, Hyderabad
Vignana Jyothi Institute Management
University of Hyderabad (School of Management Studies)
Institute of Public Enterprise
Uttar PradeshInstitute of Management Technology (IMT)
Indian Institute of Information Technology (IIIT-A) – Allahabad
Asian Business School
Indian Institute of Finance
Birla Institute of Management Technology (BIMTECH)
Shiv Nadar University
Jaipuria Institute of Management, Noida
Rajiv Gandhi Institute of Petroleum Technology
Galgotias University
Institute of Management Studies (IMS), Ghaziabad
Accurate Institute of Management & Technology
Banaras Hindu University, Institute of Management Studies
Institute of Management Studies (IMS), Ghaziabad
Jaipuria Institute of Management, Lucknow
UttarakhandCollege of Agri Business Management, GBPUAT
Doon Business School-Global
University Of Lucknow, Department Of Business Administration
West BengalInternational Management Institute (Alipore)
Indian Institute of Social Welfare and Business Management (IISWBM)
Management Development Institute (MDI) Murshidabad
Institute of Engineering and Management
Army Institute of Management, Kolkata
Eastern Institute of Integrated learning in Management (EIILM)

CAT 2017 exam will be conducted by IIM Lucknow on November 26, 2017. CAT result 2017 is likely to be declared in the second week of January 2017. On the basis of CAT scores, the candidates can seek admission in various CAT participating institutes 2017. For latest and updated information on participating colleges of CAT 2017, the candidates are advised to visit this page regularly.