SRMCAT is the MBA entrance examination conducted by the SRM University operating from Chennai as its campus. This test is conducted not only for admission of students to the management programme offered in the Chennai campuses, but based on this score, students will be admitted to the SRM Haryana and Sikkim Campuses as well. The entrance examination will be conducted online on the 31st of May 2016. Interested students can now apply for this test to enroll in the MBA programme offered by the university. The last date for receipt of filled in application is 9th of May 2016. Slot booking for online examination will be held between 17th and 21st May 2016. The rank list announcement and counseling dates will be made on 5th of June 2016.
Eligibility to apply:
Candidates interested in applying for this test should be graduates in any discipline from a recognized university or institution with a minimum of 60% of aggregate marks.
Are other scores accepted for admission?
Even though, admission is based on the performance of candidates in SRMCAT 2016, candidates with other valid scores like CAT 2016, MAT 2016, XAT 2016, GMAT, CMAT 2016 and TANCET 2016 can also apply. Once the merit list on the basis of qualifying examination and entrance examination score is prepared, the shortlisted candidates will be called for Group Discussion and Personal Interview for final admission.
The fee for Kattankulathur, Ramapuram and Vadapalani campuses is Rs.2,50,000 and NCR campus is Rs.1,50,000. The course duration is 2 years and MBA is offered in all campuses, while MBA-MHM is offered in Kattankalathur Campus in addition to the general MBA programme. In addition to this tuition fee, it is important that candidates should pay hostel and transportation fee separately.
How to apply?
As mentioned earlier, online application is the procedure to apply for SRMCAT 2016. Once online application is submitted, the same can be downloaded and can be sent to the university with a DD for Rs.900 drawn in favor of SRMIST payable at Chennai. On the flip side of the DD, the applicants must write their name and address.
Candidates can also get the application form in person by paying an amount of Rs.900 in cash in any of the center of the University Kattankulathur, Ramapuram, Vadapalani, NCR, Haryana or Sikkim campuses.
About the University:
SRM University is gaining popularity from around the globe and particularly the university is popular for engineering and technology courses. In addition, the university also offers courses under management, medicine and health sciences and science and humanities as well. Under management programmes, not only MBA, but also BBA and integrated MBA courses are offered by the university. The integrated MBA programme duration is 5 years and candidates with higher secondary qualification with at least 60% of marks can apply to this programme, which is offered in NCR campus alone and the course fee is Rs.1,00,000. In addition, PGPRM course in retail management with a course fee of Rs.1,00,000 is also offered under the management faculty.