CAT Participating Institutes 2024 ‣ CAT Colleges in Delhi, UP, Bihar & All States

CAT Participating Institutes 2024 – The Indian Institute of Management conducts CAT exam for MBA admission at IIMs. Apart from IIMs, some of the most prestigious B-Schools in India accept CAT 2024 scores. 

SP Jain, Lyoyla Institute of Business are some of the popular CAT 2024 participating colleges. Fees of IIM’s starts from 10 lakhs to 23 Lakhs. Some top institutes whose fees is lower than other expensive colleges are Delhi school of Economics, Bits Pilani, FMS, Delhi. 

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CAT Participating colleges are the colleges that accept CAT scores in the various postgraduate programmes that they have to offer.  The list of participating institutes includes the top 20 IIM colleges and various other non-IIM colleges.

Some of the top business schools such as FMS Delhi, IIM Bangalore, IIM Lucknow, and IIM Calcutta accept CAT scores. Each institution has its own admission policy. From this article, candidates will gain insights into the various participating institutes in CAT 2024.

IIM’s participating in CAT 2024

There are 20 participating IIMs that will take admission on the basis of CAT 2024 scorecard. Apart from CAT scores, the colleges take into consideration the academic performance of the candidates as well. The participating IIM’s are:

CAT 2024 IIM Institute List

IIM NameSeat intake
IIM Ahemdabad385
IIM Kolkata462
IIM Bangalore412
IIM Udaipur180
IIM Shillong120
IIM Bodhgaya60
IIM Sirmaur60
IIM Indore550
IIM Sambalpur140
IIM Lucknow436
IIM Kashipur210
IIM Nagpur60
IIM Ranchi155
IIM Kozhikode353
IIM Vishakhapatnam60
IIM Raipur210
IIM Rohtak180
IIM Amritsar60
IIM Trichy180
IIM Jammu45

List of IIT’s Accepting CAT Score 2024

The various IITs across the country accept CAT scores for the admissions process in the program. Indian Institute of Technology is also one of the most reputable colleges in the country and offers an MBA program. A few colleges that will accept CAT 2024 scores are:

IITs who Accept CAT 2024 Score

IITs nameName of the Department
IIT DelhiDepartment of Management Studies
IIT BombayShailesh Jha Mehta School of Business
IIT KhargapurVinod Gupta School of Management
IIT MadrasDepartment of Management Studies
IIT RoorkeeDepartment of Management Studies
IIT DhanbadDepartment of Management Studies
IIT KanpurDepartment of Management Studies 

Other B-Schools Accepting CAT 2024 Score 

In addition to IIMs, there are many prestigious government and private colleges that accept the CAT 2024 score. Candidates can refer to the given table of other top colleges accepting the CAT 2024 score given below:

CAT Government Colleges in India

  • Faculty of Management Studies, University of Delhi
  • Gujrat National Law University, Gandhinagar
  • NITIE Mumbai
  • Department of Commerce, Delhi School of Economics , University of Delhi
  • MNNIT Alllahbad
  • Indian Institute of Forest Management, Bhopal
  • Department of Management Studies, Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi (DMS, Delhi)
  • National Institute of Agricultural Extension Management (MANAGE, Hyderabad)
  • Indian Institute of Social Welfare & Business Management, Kolkata

Top Private Colleges Accepting CAT 2024 Scores

Apart from IIM’s, there are some top private colleges accepting CAT 2024 scores. To know more, refer to the information given below:

Private Top CAT Colleges in India 2024

  • Institute of Management Technology (IMT), Ghaziabad
  • SP Jain Institute of Management & Research (SPJMIR), Mumbai
  • TAPMI Manipal
  • Management Development Institute (MDI), Gurgaon
  • Xavier Institute of Management Bhubaneswar (XIMB)
  • KJ Somaiya Institute of Management Studies, Mumbai
  • LIBA, Chennai
  • Great Lakes Institute of Management, Chennai
  • Shri Dharamshala Manjunatheshwara Institute for Management Development, Mysore
  • Prin Wellingkar Institute of Management Development and Research, Mumbai

State-Wise CAT 2024 Participating Institutes

There are various state- wise institutes that accept CAT scores. They grant admissions on the basis of a candidate’s CAT scores. Given below are some colleges that will be accepting CAT 2024 scores. 

Name of the state

Name of the institute

CAT Colleges in Andhra Pradesh 

GITAM School of International Business

CAT Colleges in Chandigarh

Chitkara Business School 

University Business School, Chandigarh

CAT Colleges in Gujarat

Entrepreneurship and  Development Institute of India

Gujarat National Law University, Gandhinagar

School of Petroleum Management, PDPU

Institute of Management, Nirma University

Institute of Rural Management, Anand

Amrut Mody School of Management


CAT Colleges in Jharkhand

Xavier Institute of Social Service

CAT Colleges Madhya Pradesh

Indian Institute of Information Technology & Management, Gwalior

Indian Institute of Forest Management

CAT colleges in Odisha

Birla Institute of Management Technology (BIMTECH)

KIIT School of Management, KIIT University

Xavier Institute of Management (XIMB), Xavier University

Asian School of Business Management

CAT colleges in Hyderabad

Hyderabad School of Business Management

Institute of Management Technology, Hyderabad

Institute of Public Enterprise, Hyderabad

University of Hyderabad (School of Management Studies), Hyderabad

CAT colleges in Kolkata

Army Institute of Management, Kolkata


International Management Institute, Alipore

Institute of Engineering and Management

Indian Institute of Social Welfare & Business Management (IISWBM)


Eastern Institute of Integrated Learning in Management (EIILM)

National Institute of Technology – Durgapur

Praxis Business School

CAT colleges in Assam

Department of Business Administration, Tezpur

Jawaharlal Nehru School of Management Studies

CAT colleges in Delhi

Fore School of Management

Faculty of Management Studies 

Lal Bhadur Shastri Institute of Management 

Vivekanand Institute of Professional Studies, Technical Campus

Jawaharlal Nehru University (School of Management and Entrepreneurship), New Delhi


National Power Training Institute

BML Munjal University

Management Development Institute (MDI) Gurgaon


LM Thapar School of Management

University Business School


Development Management Institute

Chandragupt Institute of Management Patna (CIMP)

Jammu & Kashmir

The Business School, Jammu


Goa Institute of Management


Rajagiri Business School

New Delhi

Fortune Institute Of International Business

Asia-Pacific Institute of Management

New Delhi Institute of Management

International Management Institute

Apeejay School of Management

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Top CAT colleges in Karnataka

  • Kirloskar Institute of Advanced Management Studies
  • ISBR Business School
  • T.A. Pai Management Institute (TAPMI)
  • CMS Business School (Jain University)
  • Prin L.N. Welingkar Institute of Management Development & Research (Bangalore) 
  • GIBS Business School
  • Institute of Finance & International Management (IFIM)
  • Indian Institute of Science
  • International School Of Management Excellence
  • AIMS Institute of Higher Education (AIMS Institutes)
  • National Institute of Technology, Karnataka, Surathkal
  • Indus Business Academy
  • National School of Business
  • Adarsh Institute of Management and Information Technology
  • Myra school of Business

Top CAT Colleges in Maharashtra

  • Flame School of Business
  • Balaji Institute of Modern Management (BIMM)
  • SDA Bocconi Asia Centre
  • Prin L.N. Welingkar Institute of Management Development & Research (Mumbai)
  • National Institute Of Bank Management
  • Balaji Institute of Management & Human Resource Development (BIMHRD)
  • Shailesh J Mehta School of Management, IIT Bombay
  • National Institute of Industrial Engineering (NITIE)
  • Balaji Institute of Telecom & Management (BITM)
  • S P Jain Institute of Management & Research
  • Indian Institute of Cost and Management Studies & Research
  • Balaji Institute of International Business (BIIB)
  • K J Somaiya Institute of Management
  • National Insurance Academy
  • Institute for Technology and Management
  • Institute of Management Technology, Nagpur

Top CAT Colleges in Rajasthan

  • Institute Of Agri-Business Management
  • CCS National Institute of Agricultural Marketing
  • BITS Pilani

Top CAT Colleges in Uttar Pradesh

  • Institute Of Management Technology (IMT)
  • Birla Institute of Management Technology
  • Shri Ram Murti Smarak International Business School
  • Galgotias University
  • Indian Institute of Information Technology (IIIT-A) – Allahabad
  • Shri Ram Murti Smarak International Business School
  • Institute of Management Studies (IMS), Ghaziabad
  • Master School of Management
  • J.R.E Group of Institutions
  • Indian Institute of Information Technology (IIIT-A) – Allahabad
  • Institute of Management Studies, Noida
  • Indian Institute Of Finance
  • Shiv Nadar University
  • Motilal Nehru National Institute of Technology
  • Rajiv Gandhi Institute of Petroleum Technology (RGIPT)
  • Accurate Institute of Management & Technology
  • University Of Lucknow
  • Banaras Hindu University, Faculty of Management Studies
  • NTPC School of Business
  • Institute of Advanced Management & Research
  • IILM Graduate School of Management

All participating colleges accept CAT scores for admissions in the 2024 program. Every participating college has its own criteria. It must be noted that both private and government colleges accept CAT scores. Colleges that accept CAT scores are mentioned above.

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FAQs Related to CAT 2024 Colleges

What are the participating colleges for CAT other than IIM’s?

Some of the other participating institutes other than IIMs are FMS Delhi, SP Jain Mumbai, Bits Pilani, and the University of Delhi.

Will XLI Jamshedpur accept CAT scores?

No, XLRI Jamshedpur will not accept CAT scores. To get admission into XLRI, candidates have to give the XAT exam

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