List of MBA Colleges Accepting 80-90 Percentile in CAT 2020

Shreya Sareen
Shreya SareenPublished On: January 02, 2021 | CAT

Check the list of MBA colleges accepting 80-90 percentile in CAT 2020 exam here along with the list of courses offered and fee structure of these colleges. CAT 2020 will be conducted on November 29, 2020.

List of MBA Colleges Accepting 80-90 Percentile in CAT 2020

Common Admission Test (CAT) is one of the most significant and prestigious exams for management aspirants. It is a national-level entrance exam, which is computer-based and opens the door to several top management institutes across the country. Check out the paper analysis of CAT 2020 to get a clear picture of the exam. While a majority of the top MBA institutes will require a CAT percentile more than 90, there are many good b-schools that shortlist candidates on a lesser percentile cut off. There are plenty of MBA colleges accepting 80-90 percentile in CAT 2020.

CAT is conducted by the IIMs and it is the entrance exam for admission to 20 IIMs, IITs, FMS, MDI, IMI, IMT, SPJIMR and 3000 other MBA schools. CAT score is one of the major criteria for admission to a B-school and it is the first step in that direction. However, after you clear CAT and score well, you still have to go through Group Discussion (GD) and Personal Interview (PI) to get admission in a management institute. You will make it to the subsequent rounds of the top MBA colleges accepting 80-90 percentile in CAT 2020 basis your performance in the exam. On the basis of your CAT 2020 score, you will be able to apply for MBA admissions and reserve your seat!

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MBA Colleges for 80-90 Percentile in CAT

Students falling within this CAT percentile need not worry as the table below has a list of colleges which accept CAT scores range from 80-90 percentile in CAT 2020. There are MBA colleges which accept CAT percentile between 80-90 in all prominent cities such as Delhi, Mumbai, Bangalore, Pune etc.

College name


Courses Offered

Total Fees

Other Entrance Exams Accepted

Great Lakes Institute of Management



Rs. 11,14, 000


Bharathidasan Institute of Management (BIM)



Rs. 13,75,000


Vinod Gupta School of Management, IIT KgpKharagpurMBA

Rs. 7,36,000


University Business School (UBS)


MBA, MBA HR, MBA International Business, Executive MBA

Rs. 32,874


T. A. Pai Management Institute (TAPMI)


PGDM, PGDM Healthcare, PGDM HR, PGDM Banking, and Finance

Rs. 13,00,000




PGDM (Communications)

Rs. 18,50,000


Delhi School of Management (DSM)


MBA, Executive MBA

Rs. 1,58,000


Institute of Rural Management (IRMA)

Anand, Gujarat

PGDM Rural Management, Executive PGDM in Rural Management

Rs. 11,50,000


Welingkar Institute of Management Development and Research



Rs. 11,00,000


Institute for Financial Management and Research



Rs 12,00,000


Nirma University



Rs. 10,92,000


Alliance School of Business


MBA, PGDM, Executive PGDM

Rs. 13,50,000


Xavier Institute of Management and Entrepreneurship



Rs. 10,25,000


Amity Business School



Rs. 988,000


SP Jain Institute of Management and Research


PGDM, PGDM for Women

Rs. 16,25,000


FORE School of ManagementDelhiPGDMRs. 15,12,000XAT, GMAT
Institute of Management Studies, Banaras Hindu UniversityVaranasiMBARs. 98,888CAT
Institute of Finance and International ManagementBangalorePGDMRs. 11,00,000MAT, GMAT
Sydenham Institute of Management Studies, Research and Entrepreneurship EducationMumbai

PGDM, Masters in Financial Management (MFM), Masters in Marketing Management (MMM)

Rs. 1,36,000-1,53,000MAHCET, CMAT
Loyola Institute of Business AdministrationChennaiPGDMRs. 11,90,000XAT
Birla Institute of Technology, MesraRanchiMBARs. 4,77,00MAT, XAT, GMAT
Institute of Public EnterpriseHyderabadMBA, PGDM, Executive MBARs. 8,00,000GMAT, CMAT
Balaji Institute of Modern ManagementPunePGDMRs. 6,60,000CMAT, MAT
National Institute of TechnologyRourkelaMBARs. 2,02,000MAT, XAT, GMAT
SCMS Cochin School of BusinessCochinPGDMRs.. 7,50,000CMAT, KMAT
National Institute of TechnologyDurgapurMBARs. 85,300CAT
National Institute of TechnologyTiruchirappalliMBARs. 1,21, 850CAT
Department of Management Sciences, University of PunePuneMBARs. 1,32,000MAHCET, MAT
Woxsen School of BusinessHyderabadPGDMRs. 34,60,000NMAT by GMAC, GMAT
Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan’s Usha and Lakshmi Mittal Institute of ManagementNew DelhiPGDMRs. 12,25,000MAT and CMAT
DoMS, IIScBangaloreMBARs. 70,000GMAT

K J Somaiya Institute of Management Studies and Research

MumbaiPGDMRs. 11,93,000CMAT, XAT and GMAT
Goa Institute of ManagementGoaPGDM, Executive MBARs. 13,85,000XAT, GMAT and CMAT
Lal Bahadur Shastri Institute of ManagementNew DelhiPGDMRs. 3,17,000GMAT
Indian Institute of Forest ManagementBhopalPGDFMRs. 4,80,000XAT

Prin. L. N. Welingkar Institute of Management Development and Research (WIMDR)

BangalorePGDMRs. 8,64,000XAT, ATMA, CMAT, GMAT
Indian Institute of ManagementVisakhapatnamPGPRs. 9,00,000CAT
TA Pai Management Institute (TAPMI)ManipalPGDMRs. 14,00,000XAT/GMAT
Trinity College for Management and TechnologyGhaziabadPGDMRS. 2,12,000MAT, ATMA and XAT
ABV-Indian Institute of Information Technology and ManagementGwaliorMBARs. 1,16,850CAT
MANAGEHyderabadPGDMRs. 3.75,000CAT

Also Read: IIM Ahmedabad Reduces CAT Cutoff For Initial and Final Shortlisting

Now, as the MBA admission season kicks in and the application process is underway, candidates may have already geared up for the same and also started looking at the various B-schools and their selection criteria, apart from a good CAT score. Though IIMs are the most coveted institutes for MBA aspirants, they have a very high range of CAT cut-offs. In that scenario, it is advisable to have a list of a few other B-schools where you can apply by scoring 80-90 percentile in CAT 2020 as mentioned above. Management aspirants can also go through the top ten non-IIM Colleges which accept CAT scores.

The sections of CAT comprise data interpretation, logical reasoning, verbal ability and quantitative aptitude. The duration of the exam is 180 minutes, with 60 minutes for each section. It is important for candidates to take a good number of mock tests to get familiar with the CAT 2020 exam pattern and score well in CAT. For the same, candidates can go through CAT Mock Test 2020. It is advisable for the aspirants to begin preparing for CAT in advance as an early start would help them and they’ll get ample time to go through the various sections. 

What Next after Scoring 80-90 Percentile in CAT 2020?

Though scoring 80-90 percentile in CAT 2020 is the first step towards getting admission into one of the top B-schools of your choice, there are other factors which also determine a student's chances of getting admission in the top management institutes. After the selection of the candidates' basis CAT scores, students need to go through the following steps:

It is advisable for the candidates to take a look at the admission process and selection criteria of the respective institutes individually. Apart from this, candidates may check the CAT cutoff here of top B Schools of India here. 

How to Choose MBA Colleges?

There are many important factors that you should keep in mind while selecting a good MBA college. Some of them are provided below.


You should check the placement history of the college before selecting it. Besides this, the tie-ups of the college can also help you to get an idea about the college placements.


You should check what courses are available at the college. You can select the college that offers your desired specialization.


You can visit the official website of the college to know what facilities are available at the campus. A good MBA college should have at least 2-3 labs as well as seminar halls.

Awards and Rankings:

It is important to know the rankings and awards of the college. Besides this, you should also check the affiliation of the college. 

How to choose MBA Colleges

Also Read: Wondering what the CAT Cutoff will be? Check Estimated CAT Scores of Top B-schools!

Other MBA Colleges

There are many other colleges that you may consider if you have scored 80-90 percentile in CAT exam. You can check the list of colleges provided below.



Apeejay Stya University, Gurgaon

INR 3.6 Lacs

Jagran Lakecity University, Bhopal

INR 1.6 Lacs

Future Group of Institutions, Bareilly

INR 1 Lacs

Siksha 'O' Anusandhan University, Bhubaneswar

INR 2.75 lacs

Rai University, Ahmedabad

INR 60,000

Graphic Era Hill University Haldwani Campus

INR 2.3 Lacs

Brainware University, Kolkata

INR 1.85 Lacs

Indo Global Group Of Colleges, Mohali

INR 90,000

Vivekananda Global University, Jaipur

INR 75,000

University of Technology - Sanganer, Jaipur 

INR 90,000

Apart from CAT, some of the other top MBA entrance exams are XAT, MAT, ATMA, NMAT by GMAC, IIFT, SNAP, and TISSNET. Each of these is conducted by different bodies, for instance, SNAP is conducted by Symbiosis.

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CAT 2020 test-takers looking for MBA colleges can refer to the information provided in this article to shortlist the colleges as per their CAT score and other requirements. For admission-related guidance, call our toll-free number 1800-572-9877 or fill our Common Application Form. Besides this, if you want to know more about the colleges for MBA admission then you consult our experts on the Collegedekho QnA zoneCollegeDekho wishes you all the best for CAT 2020 admissions!

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Is scoring 90 percentile in CAT easy?

Scoring 90 percentile and above is a difficult task. However, candidates can score 90 percentile in CAT with good preparation. They can read the tips provided by the CAT toppers to know some strategies to score 90 percentile in CAT exam

Where can I apply for admission with 80-90 Percentile in CAT?

You can apply for admission in Great Lakes Institute of Management, Chennai, TAPMI Manipal, DSM Delhi and many other MBA colleges. All the colleges accepting 80-90 Percentile in CAT are provided here.

What is a good cat percentile?

Any percentile score above 95 is a good percentile for CAT. However, candidates aiming for admission in IIMs should score 99-100 percentile in CAT

Is 95 percentile good in CAT?

Yes, 95 percentile is a good score in CAT exam. You can apply for admission in many colleges such as Birla Institute of Technology, Mesra and Goa Institute of Management, Goa with 95 percentile scores in CAT

What are the MBA colleges accepting 80-90 Percentile in CAT?

Some of the MBA colleges accepting 80-90 Percentile in CAT are Great Lakes Institute of Management, Chennai, IRMA Gujarat and FORE School of Management, Delhi

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