Common Admission Test (CMAT) is an online computer based test conducted by the All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE), India. The test enables the management institutes to select suitable candidates for admission to their AICTE approved management programmes. The top ten colleges in North India that accept the CMAT scores are as under.
IILM institute for Higher Learning:
IILM is a leading business school in India and has three campuses in the National Capital Region of Delhi. IILM has been ranked at number 11 by EdUniversal that is based in Paris, in 2014 rankings of the best Indian B-Schools. The institute has also been accorded accreditation by the South Asia Quality Improvement System (SAQS). The school also has a number of collaborations with foreign universities for student exchange programmes.
Jagan Institute of Management studies, Delhi (JIMS):
The institute is ranked 14th among the top B-Schools of excellence. It is one of the leading B-schools in the North of India. Its PGDM programme is accredited from the National Board of Accreditation. The programme is also granted equivalence to MBA degree by the Association of Indian Universities.
Indian Institute of Finance:
This autonomous institute is located in Greater Noida and is approved by the AICTE. The institute is in collaboration with Indian/International industrial units, universities and institutes for joint research, student and faculty exchange programmes. The school has an excellent placement record. The school regularly conducts seminars, conferences and guest lectures by industry experts.
Fortune Institute of International Business:
The institute is ranked among the top B-schools of India. The institute is approved by the AICTE and its PGDM is given AIU recognition equivalence to MBA. The school has an industry aligned curriculum and also has collaboration with international universities. The school has an excellent placement record and has strong corporate linkages.
Institute of Technology and Science:
The institute is affiliated with Uttar Pradesh Technical University and is approved by AICTE. It is ISO 9001:2008 certified and is also given grade 'A' accreditation by NAAC. The school has international collaborations for academic, research and student exchange programmes
Chitkara Business School (CBS,Chandigarh):
The business school is a constituent of Chitkara University that is a non-profit university in India and has its campuses in Punjab and Himachal Pradesh. The school is the best in the north region for learning experience and future orientation. It is in association with leading corporates and is in partnership with foreign universities in Germany, France, South Korea, England and USA. It has an excellent placement record both nationally and internationally.
Doon Business School:
The institute is affiliated to Uttarakhand Technical University, Sri Dev Suman Uttarakhand University & HNB Garhwal university. Its PGDM and MBA courses are approved by AICTE. The institute has an experienced faculty from Harvard, Waterloo, IIMs, FMS, XLRI etc. The institute also provides SAP-Germany certification through university alliance partnership.
College of Engineering Roorkee (COER):
The institute is affiliated to Uttarakhand Technical University and Sri Dev Suman Uttarakhand University. It is approved by AICTE and is also ISO 9001:2008 certified. The institute has MOUs with reputed industries. It has an excellent placement record.
Lovely Professional University:
This university is recognized by the UGC and approved by the AICTE, Pharmacy Council of India, Indian Association of Physiotherapists, Council of Architecture and the institution of Engineers (India). It is a member of Association of Indian universities (AIU). The university has partnership and tie-ups with more than 50 foreign international universities in both the academic and non-academic areas. The university promotes entrepreneurship development among students and has an excellent placement record with renowned companies.
Jagannath International Management School (JIMS):
This management school is approved by the AICTE and is also ISO 9001:2008 certified. It has a state of the art infrastructure and highly experienced and eminent faculty. The institute provides scholarships to meritorious students.