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MBA Colleges Accepting 95-99 Percentile in CAT 2021

Sukriti Vajpayee
Sukriti VajpayeeUpdated On: January 03, 2022 | CAT

CAT is accepted by several colleges throughout the country for MBA admissions. Applicants can find a list of several top universities and colleges accepting CAT 2021 percentiles ranging between 95-99 in the article below.

Colleges Accepting 95-99 Percentile in CAT 2021

CAT (Common Admission Test) is considered to be the toughest MBA exam to crack in India. Therefore, it is a matter of pride for aspirants securing 95 percentile or above and it is considered as a milestone they have achieved. CAT 2021 result has been declared on January 03, 2022. Only 5% of the total candidates who take CAT are able to secure above 95 percentile, resulting in higher competition. The regulating authority, IIMA (Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad), conducted the CAT 2021 exam on November 28, 2021. Students who prepared well for CAT 2021 will easily get admission in one of the top MBA colleges in the country

While some students are clear about their preference of colleges to pursue their degree, there are many who are confused about the options. In this article, we have provided a list of MBA and PGDM colleges in which candidates with a CAT percentile between 95 and 99 can secure admission. Some relevant details that must be considered before enrolling in a CAT participating institute are also provided.

MBA Colleges for 95-99 Percentile in CAT

Candidates securing CAT percentile between 95-99 can find the list of colleges/ institutes offering admissions categorized based on different tiers in a tabular format below. Applicants can also find various key details such as courses offered, fee structure and other information to have better clarity before choosing the right institute 

Tier AAA+ Colleges

Aspirants must note that colleges and institutes coming under this tier are considered the best colleges for MBA in India. Getting admissions into these colleges is extremely difficult as the required CAT cut off is sometimes even more than 99 percentile.

College Name

Courses Offered

Course Fee (in Rs.)

IIM Ahmedabad

23 Lakhs 

IIM Bangalore

  • MBA
  • PGP

23 Lakhs

IIM Calcutta

27 Lakhs 

Tier AAA Colleges

Colleges and institutes under this tier are also considered a suitable choice for aspirants successfully clearing the CAT exam 2021. The only factor that differentiates this tier from the one mentioned above is the brand value of the institutes. However, getting admissions to these institutes is a tough nut to crack as their cut-offs are over 98 percentile as well.

College Name

Courses Offered

Course Fee (in Rs.)

Faculty of Management, Delhi

MBA

PGDM

1.2 Lakhs 

IIM Lucknow

MBA

PGDM

19.25 Lakhs (for 2 year programme)

XLRI Jamshedpur

MBA

PGDM

20.6 to 23.60 Lakhs

Tier AA+ Colleges

Aspirants can check the institutes mentioned below to get admission to the MBA programmes of colleges coming under this tier. The colleges in this category accept a CAT percentile between 95-99.

College Name

Courses Offered

Course Fee (in Rs.)

Jamnalal Bajaj Institute of Management, Mumbai

  • MBA
  • Doctoral Programmes
  • M.Sc in Finance

3 Lakh (for 2 Years) 

IIM Kozhikode

  • MBA
  • PGDM

12 Lakhs

IIM Indore

  • MBA
  • PGDM

20 to 26 Lakhs

SP Jain IMR, Mumbai

  • MBA
  • PGDM

17.5 Lakhs

IIFT Delhi

  • MBA
  • PGDM

16.25 Lakhs

SJMSOM, IIT Bombay

  • MBA 
  • Executive Courses

8.32 Lakhs

MDI Gurgaon

  • PGDM
  • MBA
  • Ph.D

9 to 18.48 Lakhs

NITIE Mumbai

  • MBA
  • PGDM

6 to 14 Lakhs

DMS IIT Delhi

  • MBA
  • Executive Courses

8 lakhs

Tier AA

Candidates can check the institutes mentioned below to know the colleges in which they can get admission under this tier. Colleges under this category accept a CAT percentile between 95-99.

College Name

Courses Offered

Course Fee (in Rs.)

Symbiosis Institute of Business Management (SIBM), Pune

  • MBA
  • PGDM

17.20 Lakhs

Tata Institute of Social Sciences

  • MBA 

2 Lakhs

IIM Shillong

  • MBA
  • Executive Programmes

13 Lakhs 

Narsee Monjee Institute of Management Studies (NMIMS), Mumbai

  • MBA
  • PGDM

20 Lakhs

IIM Trichy

  • MBA
  • Executive Fellow Programme in Management

12 Lakhs 

IIM Ranchi

  • MBA
  • PGDM

15 Lakhs

IIM Raipur

  • MBA

14 Lakhs 

IIM Udaipur

  • MBA
  • PG Diploma in Business Administration for Working Executives

17.60 Lakhs

IIT Madras

  • MBA
-

IIM Kashipur

  • PGP
  • EPGP
  • Some other programmes 

10.58 Lakhs

IIM Rohtak

  • PGP
  • EPGP in various streams 

15 Lakhs 

IIT Kharagpur

  • MBA

2.25 Lakhs

Students usually search for the options they can pursue after completing their undergraduate degree and an MBA is one of the most common choices among graduates. To acquire proficient management skills, candidates are always keen to get admission to the most renowned MBA institutes and colleges. This article is aimed at helping aspirants in choosing the best college and course which will ultimately lead to higher career prospects after MBA.

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List of MBA Colleges Accepting 80-90 Percentile in CAT List of MBA Colleges Accepting 70-80 Percentile in CAT
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Also Read:Admission in Top B-Schools in India with a Low Score in CAT

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