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JBIMS Selection Criteria 2023 and Cutoff Requirements

Akansha Sirohi
Akansha SirohiUpdated On: May 27, 2023 10:21 am IST | CAT
Seeking admission into JBIMS Mumbai? Check the complete JBIMS selection criteria 2023 along with cut off requirements and other details below.
JBIMS Selection Criteria 2023

JBIMS Selection Criteria 2023 include the basic requirements a candidate needs to fulfill in order to get admission into the college. Students with a valid score of CAT/ CMAT/ MAH MBA CET/ GMAT and a bachelor’s degree (10+2+3) from a recognized university in any discipline can apply for admission at Jamnalal Bajaj Institute of Management Studies (JBIMS). Indian students can apply to JBIMS through CAT, CMAT, GMAT, or MAH MBA CET scores, while Non-Resident Indians (NRI) and Persons of Indian Origin (PIO) can only get JBIMS Mumbai admission 2023 through GMAT scores.

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JBIMS Mumbai is one of the oldest and top management colleges in India that is most sought-after by candidates for its flagship two-year full-time flagship MMS (Master of Management Studies). It also offers MSc and a part-time MBA for working professionals in the Management stream. Started in the year 1965, JBIMS Mumbai is the Department of Management Studies of the University of Mumbai in collaboration with the Graduate School of Business, Stanford University.

JBIMS admission 2023 for MMS courses will be conducted through DTE CAP by DTE Maharashtra. The institute has a defined cutoff basis which the students are streamlined before calling them for the JBIMS selection process. Read below for complete details about JBIMS admission 2023, selection criteria, courses offered, cutoff requirements, and more!

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JBIMS Admission 2023 Important Dates

Check the table provided below to know the important dates for JBIMS Mumbai admission 2023.



CAT 2022 Exam

November 27, 2022 (Concluded)

MAH MBA CET 2023 Exam

March 25 & 26, 2023 (Concluded)

CMAT 2023 Exam

To Be Announced

GMAT 2023 Exam

All Around the Year

Eligibility Criteria for MMS Admission 2023 at JBIMS Mumbai

JBIMS initially shortlists on the basis of their CAT, CMAT, GMAT, or MAH MBA CET score. In order to qualify the phase one of the selection process, the candidates must secure the minimum cutoff in either of the two exams. Following are a few of the things that the institute considers before shortlisting a candidate for the MMS programme:

  • Past academic performance (Class 10th and 12th and Graduation)

  • Quality & content of the answers in the application form

  • Quality of work experience and organizations that a candidate has worked for (if any)

  • Extra-curricular activities and other accomplishments of the candidate

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JBIMS Expected Cutoff 2023

JBIMS releases the cutoff for CAT, CMAT, GMAT, and MAH MBA CET for PG management courses after the exams have been conducted. Meanwhile, candidates can check the expected cutoff for 2023 here.

Student Category

CAT Score (Percentile)

MH MBA CET Score (Percentile)




Reserved (SC/ST/OBC)



Physically Disabled



PIO and children of Indian workers in Gulf countries



NOTE: Securing the cutoff mentioned above does not guarantee admission into JBIMS. The score of students who get shortlisted may be higher than this.

JBIMS Selection Process 2023

JBIMS selection is done in two phases for all types of programmes. Check the table for reference:


Phase 1 / AR

Phase 2 / IPA

MMS/MSc Finance

Candidates are shortlisted based on their overall performance in either CAT or MAH-CET. The score of each section of either of the exams is evaluated.

Shortlisted students are then called for personal assessment where they have to clear the Group Activity, Writing Ability Test, and Personal Interview rounds.

Part-Time Programmes

Selection is done strictly on the basis of the MAH MBA CET score and the application of the student (previous academic performance).

In Phase 2 the candidates have to clear the Written Test and the Personal Interview in order to be selected for JBIMS.

JBIMS has structured the weightage of every component in both rounds i.e. AR and IPA. Candidates must do well in both rounds to secure a seat at JBIMS Mumbai.

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    Components and Weights: Evaluation of Candidate's Profile (AR)

    The evaluation of the candidate's performance and the candidate's profile for the PG management admissions at JBIMS is based on the following components.





    Marks in 10th, 12th and Graduation


    Extra-curricular/Work Experience






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    Components and Weights: In-Person Assessment Round (IPA)

    Phase 2 of the JBIMS Selection Process 2023 will include a group activity, group discussion (GD) and personal interview (PI). candidates who pass this phase make it to the MMS programme at JBIMS Mumbai. Given below are the components of the IPA round and their weightage.



    Group Activity


    Group Discussion


    Personal Interview




    JBIMS Final Selection Process 2023

    The JBIMS Mumbai final selection process is carried out after both the rounds i.e., AR and IPA are done. After that, all the components of both rounds add up to the total composite score of the candidate based on the weightage of each of the components. Each candidate is awarded a composite score for the final selection. Here is how the composite score is calculated:

    Composite Score = 0.60 (AR) + (In-Person Assessment Round or IPA)

    List of Programmes Offered by JBIMS in 2023

    JBIMS offers both full-time and part-time courses in different areas of management. You can check the list of PG management courses offered by JBIMS here -

    Type of Programme

    Name of the Programme

    Full-Time Programmes

    1. Masters in Management Studies (MMS)

    2. M.Sc Finance

    3. Master in Human Resource Development & Management (MHRDM)

    4. Doctoral Programme

    Part-Time Programmes

    1. Master in Marketing Management (MMM)

    2. Master in Human Resource Development & Management (MHRDM)

    3. Master in Information Management (MIM)

    4. Master in Financial Management (MFM)

    JBIMS Fees

    The course fees at JBIMS are another essential component of the selection process that candidates must be aware of before applying for admission. Given below are the most recently revised fees of JBIMS are tabulated below (as of May 15):

    Course/Degree Program

    Course Fees (approx.)


    Rs. 2.1 lakhs


    Rs. 2.1 lakhs

    Part-Time Programmes

    Rs. 1.53 lakhs

    Usually, if a candidate scores 153 out 200 in MAH-CET, she/he must have secured the 99 percentile in the exam, however, in order to secure the 100 percentile, a candidate will have to score close to 163 – 165 marks in MAH-CET. Apart from the CAT or MAH MBA CET score, the candidate also needs a strong academic background to qualify for JBIMS final selection process 2023.

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    Is it tough to seek admission into JBIMS?

    Seeking admission into JBIMS can a tough since the college accepts candidates with a 99+ percentile in CAT/ CMAT/ MAH MBA CET/ GMAT exam. Those with low entrance exam scores will not be provided admission at JBIMS for MMS courses. Students must have a bachelor's degree in any disciple with a 50% aggregate score. Work experience is also considered while providing admission into JBIMS.

    Which is better FMS Delhi or JBIMS Mumbai?

    JBIMS Mumbai and FMS Dehli are among the best MBA colleges in India. The ROI factor is in your favor with both JBIMS and FMS. While the locations of both institutions are excellent, JBIMS has the benefit of being in India's commercial and business capital. While some people would prefer Mumbai to Delhi, others might choose to go the other way around.

    What are some of JBIMS, Mumbai’s accolades?

    According to Outlook 2022, JBIMS is now ranked as the 10th best public MBA institution in India. In the Management Category, the Institute is similarly placed ninth by IIRF 2022. JBIMS Mumbai was ranked number ten by The Week in 2019 among the top 10 MBA-granting institutions in India.

    Which is better S.P. Jain or JBIMS?

    JBIMS is better than S.P. Jain in terms of academics, placements, and rating. IIM ABC, XLRI, and FMS, Delhi are all in the same category as Jamnalal Bajaj Institute of Management Studies, Mumbai. JBIMS is particularly well-known for its expertise in Finance.

    What are the JBIMS selection criteria for NRI & PIO candidates?

    The JBIMS selection criteria for Non-Resident Indians (NRI) and Persons of Indian Origin (PIO) include the following-

    • A valid GMAT scorecard.
    • A bachelor’s degree from a recognized board.
    • Certificates proving that the candidate is either a Non-Resident Indian (NRI) or a Person of Indian Origin (PIO).

    What is the cutoff for MMS admission at JBIMS?

    The cutoff for MMS admission at JBIMS is released in two categories - Maharashtra State Category and All India Category. The cutoff for Maharashtra State Category goes up to 99.93% while the cutoff for the All India Category goes as high as 99.98%.

    What are the eligibility criteria for MMS admission at JBIMS?

    The eligibility criteria for MMS admission at JBIMS include valid CAT/ MAH MBA CET/ CMAT/ GMAT scores and a bachelor’s degree in any stream from a recognized board. Candidates who meet the minimum cutoff released by JBIMS will be eligible to participate in DTE CAP.

    Which entrance exams are accepted by JBIMS for admission?

    The entrance exams accepted by JBIMS for admission include CAT, GMAT, CMAT, and MAH MBA CET. Students belonging to Maharashtra State can apply for admission with a valid MAH MBA CET scorecard. All India category candidates can apply through CAT, GMAT, and CMAT scores. Non-Resident Indians (NRI) and Persons of Indian Origin (PIO) can only apply through GMAT scores.

    What is the JBIMS MMS admission process?

    JBIMS MMS admission process is conducted through DTE CAP (Centralized Admission Process). Candidates belonging to Maharashtra state can apply for admission through a valid MAH MBA CET score while All India category candidates can also apply through CAT/ GMAT/ CMAT scores. Admission into the MMS course at JBIMS is offered on the basis of entrance exam scores, academic background, work experience, and more.

    What are the JBIMS selection criteria?

    The JBIMS selection criteria include the following-

    • A valid score in accepted entrance exams such as MAH MBA CET, CAT, CMAT, and GMAT.
    • A bachelor’s degree in any discipline with 50% aggregate marks from a recognized board (45% for reserved category candidates).
    • The candidate should be an Indian citizen.

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