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IPU CET MBA 2022 Admissions: Eligibility, Application Form, Counselling, Selection Process

Pragya Vyas
Pragya VyasUpdated On: September 21, 2022 05:00 pm IST

GGSIPU offers admission to various undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral programs, including MBA. Here's everything you need to know about IPU CET MBA 2022 admissions.

IPU CET MBA 2022 Admission

Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University (GGSIPU) has issued the cutoff list of allotment after rounds 1, 2, and 3 of IPU CET MBA 2022 counseling. IPU CET MBA 2022 admissions are done on the basis of a candidate’s performance in CAT 2021 and IPU CET MBA 2022. If some seats remain vacant after CAT/IPU CET MBA merit-based counseling, they are filled on the basis of CMAT 2022 scores.

Candidates can log in and check their results accordingly as released by the IP University. Seats are allotted to students on the basis of order in the merit list. GGSIPU is a state-level university that offers admission to various undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral programs, including MBA.

Students seeking MBA admissions through IPU CET MBA 2022 should read further to know all the information about the admission process, counseling, eligibility criteria, application process, and more.

IPU CET MBA 2022 Key Highlights

Given below are the important highlights for IPU CET MBA 2022:

Exam NameIndraprastha University Common Entrance Test
Short NameIPU CET
Mode of Application FormOnline
Conducting BodyGuru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University (IPU or GGSIPU)
Exam LevelUniversity-level
AccreditationsGrade ‘A’ by NAAC

IPU CET MBA Important Dates 2022

Students willing to pursue MBA can take note of all the dates related to IPU CET MBA 2022 admissions mentioned below:

IPU CET 2022 MBA Application Form Start DateFebruary 15, 2022
Last date to Fill Out IPU CET 2022 MBA Registration Form March 31, 2022
IPU CET 2022 Admit Card Release DateJune 15, 2022
IPU CET 2022 MBA Exam DateJune 19, 2022
IPU CET 2022 MBA Result DateJuly 15, 2022
Centralized Online Counseling Registration July 20, 2022
Result of Round 1 Counseling Session August 3, 2022
Result of Round 2 Counseling SessionAugust 17, 2022
Result of Round 3 Counseling SessionAugust 29, 2022

IPU CET MBA 2022 Application Process

Candidates need to fill out the IPU CET MBA application form to apply for the exam. The application form for IPU MBA admission is released on the official website of the university. The step-wise process to fill the IPU CET MBA application process is provided below:

  1. Go to the IPU's official website  and then press "Apply Now."
  2. IPU CET MBA 2022 Registration.
  3. Thereafter, return to the section and complete the online application.
  4. Choose the program to which you're applying for enrollment. For MBA admission, select "MBA."
  5. Fill out all of the mandatory information, such as the name of the applicant, country of origin, sex, private details, and contact information.
  6. Continue by uploading the digitized colored passport picture, sign, and thumb image.
  7. Enter academic information such as the board examination, marks, year of qualification, and so on.
  8. Press the "submit" button.
  9. Pay the application fee. 
  10. Print out the filled-out registration form for future reference.

IPU CET MBA 2022 Eligibility Criteria

In order to apply for IPU CET 2022, candidates need to fulfill the following eligibility criteria:

Educational Requirements

  • Undergraduate Degree of 3 years or more in any field of study from any recognized university, with a least 50 percent marks in accumulation.


  • An aggregate of 50% or more in any technical field of study, such as a bachelor of technology or engineering. 


  • Applicants must clear the examinations such as the Institute of Cost and works accountants of India or England, the Institute of CA of England or India, or the Institute of company secretaries of India.
  • Students must have opted for mathematics as the main subject in higher secondary.

Age Limit

  • One should not be above the age of 35 years to appear in the examination. 

Eligibility Criteria for MBA (IT) Course

  • One should have an undergraduate degree in the field of technology with a total of 60% marks in the final year. 
  • Students must complete their post-graduation in the domains of MSc (CS), MCA, MSc (Electronics), or MSc (IT)
  • Students who are still in their final year are also eligible to apply for IPU CET MBA 2022 admissions.

IPU CET MBA 2022 Admission Criteria 

Check the admission criteria for IPU CET MBA 2022 provided below.

  • All enrollments are based on the result of CAT 2021, which is administered by the Indian Institute of Management, accompanied by CMAT 2022 normalized results.
  • The college also holds its own CET for acceptances, but only uses the CET contribution if seats remain unoccupied after allotment based on CAT 2021, preceded by the CMAT merit list.

    IPU CET MBA 2022 Admit Card

    Candidates can access their IPU CET MBA 2022 hall ticket digitally by putting in their login ID and password created while filling out the application form. On their IP University hall ticket, candidates can find information such as their signature, registration number, image, receipt, date of the exam and timetables, and exam center. It is mandatory to carry hall tickets to the exam center; otherwise, entry is denied. Definite guidelines and procedures are written on the back of the admit card which must be followed by applicants.

    IPU CET MBA Exam Pattern 2022

    Check the IPU CET MBA 2022 exam pattern below.

    Time Duration 150 Minutes 
    Mode of Exam English 
    Total Number of Questions 100
    Types of QuestionsMultiple Choice-Based Questions 
    Types of Sections (MBA)
    • Reasoning Ability Including Data Interpretation
    • English Language & Comprehension
    • Numerical Ability
    • General Awareness
    Types of Sections (MBA-IT) 
    • Computer Science
    • Logical Reasoning & Data Interpretation
    • English Language & Comprehension
    • Numerical Ability & Mathematics

    IPU CET MBA 2022 Programmes Offered

    Here is the list of all the courses and fields of study one can opt for in the domain of Master of Business Administration (MBA):

    • Financial Analysis
    • Operations Management
    • General 
    • Information Technology
    • Financial Management
    • International Business 

    IPU CET MBA 2022 Result

    The IPU CET MBA result 2022 was released on July 15, 2022, on the official website in the form of a PDF as a merit ranking. The college only highlights positions of applicants who have qualified for IPU CET 2022 and the national-level test (CAT/CMAT). Candidates are notified for admissions counseling depending on the number of seats left for the MBA program. Acceptances are made solely on the basis of merit among these competent and qualified applicants.

    IPU CET MBA 2022 Counselling Process

    Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University (IPU) conducts a centralized online MBA counseling session (only through CAT). Candidates have to pay a one-time (non-refundable) guidance and counseling enrollment fee of Rs 1000 plus any relevant charges. Those who have not registered with GGSIPU have to deposit Rs. 2200 (Rs 1200 application fees and Rs 1,000 counseling fees plus charges).

    IPU CET MBA 2022 Counselling Schedule

    MBA Counselling Process

    Dates (Round 1)

    Dates (Round 2)

    Dates (Round 3)

    Choice Filling

    19 to 21 July 2022

    14 to 16 August 2022

    24 to 26 August 2022

    Admission Result

    3 August 2022

    17 August 2022

    29 August 2022

    Submission of Willingness (whether wants to participate in further counseling round for seat up-gradation or freezing the seat in allotted college)

    8 August 2022

    22 August 2022

    29 August 2022

    Payment of Part Academic Fee of Rs.40,000/-

    8 August 2022

    22 August 2022

    29 August 2022

    Printing of Provisional Allotment Letter for Admission

    8 August 2022

    22 August 2022

    29 August 2022

    Withdrawal of Admission (after making payment of part academic fee)

    11 August 2022

    22 August 2022

    29 August 2022

    Result of Sliding Round

    30 August 2022

    Reporting at Allotted College and Paying Balance Fee (if any)

    31 August to 2 September 2022

    Steps for IPU CET MBA 2022 Counselling Registration

    • Visit the official website-
    • Click on ‘Online Registration Process’ and generate the application sequence number and password for subsequent logins.
    • Re-login and fill in the remaining details in the application form, upload the image uploading, pay the fee, and submit your choices for colleges.
    • After submitting the application form, re-login and fill in personal details, contact details, qualifications, and competitive exam details.
    • Upload scanned images of required documents as per predefined size and format.
    • Pay the registration fees via EPG services.

    IPU CET MBA 2022 Admission Process & Seat Allocation

    Acceptance at IPU for MBA 2022 is done on the basis of grades in the entrance test and effectiveness in individual interviews. The university conducts centralized counseling services for all affiliated colleges based on CAT 2021 results, followed by IPU CET 2022 total score. During the counseling process, students have to select a university. Following that, the merit list is prepared on the relative weight assigned to the multiple elements – academic portfolio, CAT scoring system, and personal interview. The seats are allotted to students in the order of the rank list and the choices filled.

    Detailed Seat Allotment Process for IPU CET MBA 2022

    Round 1 for Seat Allotment: Seats are allotted on the basis of the rank list and preferences set by students.

    Round 2 of Seat Allotment: The vacant seats are allotted to eligible candidates. Following are three groups of eligible candidates:

    • Group 1 (Freeze Candidates): These candidates are not allowed to submit fresh choices or modify their choices. Seats allotted in round 1 are retained and their allotted category is upgraded.
    • Group 2 (Float Candidates): These candidates are allowed to add new choices or modify their previous choices. They can upgrade their choices but the previously allotted seat remains a valid choice in round 2. They are not allowed to delete the choice but can rearrange the choice in their preference order.
    • Group 3 (No Seat Allotted Candidates): Candidates who are not allotted any seat in round 1 can modify their choices or their existing choices are considered.

    Withdrawal from IPU CET MBA 2022 Counselling

    Candidates who have made the payment of a part academic fee of Rs 40,000/- can opt to withdraw from the IPU CET MBA counseling schedule at a specified time and date. They need to enter the password to confirm the withdrawal. Once it is done, the seat allotted to the student will be canceled, and he won’t be able to participate in the upcoming rounds.

    IPU CET MBA 2022 Admissions: Weightage Components

    Given below is the weightage for making the final selection in the MBA at USMS (University School of Management Studies) and other GGSIPU colleges:



    Percentage of Marks in CAT 2021 Exam


    Personal Interview (Centralized Counselling)




    IPU CET MBA 2022 Seat Reservation Policy

    Following are the reservation criteria for the University Schools, Government Institutes, and Self-Financing Colleges/Institutions affiliated with IP University, other than minority institutions:

    Institute Type

    For Delhi Region

    For Outside Delhi Region

    For University Schools and Govt. Institutions in NCT of Delhi

    85% of the sanctioned intake is allocated for the Delhi region wherein reservation of seats are as under:

    • SC: 15%
    • ST: 7.5%
    • Defense: 5%
    • PwD: 3%
    • OBC: 27%

    15% of the sanctioned intake is allocated for outside Delhi regions wherein reservation of seats are as under:

    • SC: 15%
    • ST: 7.5%
    • Defense: 5%
    • PwD: 3%

    Institutions located Outside Delhi in NCR

    85% of the sanctioned intake is allocated for the Delhi region wherein reservation of seats are as under:

    • SC: 17%
    • ST: 1%
    • Defense: 5%
    • PwD: 5%

    Self-Financing Institutes/  Colleges in NCT of Delhi

    To make your college applications easier, fill up the Common Application Form (CAF) or discuss your options with our counselors at 18005729877.


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