ICFAI Business Studies Aptitude Test, abbreviated as the IBSAT, is conducted by Institute of Chartered Financial Analysts of India (ICFAI), for selecting candidates for Business Management programs, offered in different participating business schools spread across the major cities in India. B-schools currently participating are ICFAI Business School (IBS), ICFAI National College (INC), ICFAI School of Financial Studies (ISFS), ICFAI School of Marketing Studies (ISMS) and ICFAI School of Human Resource Development (ISHRD).
- MBA (Master of Business Administration)
- Executive PG (Executive Post Graduate Program - One Year)
The candidates must have a bachelor's degree (English medium)from a recognized university with a minimum of 50% marks. Candidates appearing for the final of the qualifying exams are also eligible to apply provided they complete their graduation requirements including practical examinations / viva / assignments before the month of April. The applicants must have three years or more of executive level work experience after graduation, and should be more than 25 years of age.
The applicants must have a bachelor’s degree in any discipline from a recognized university, with a minimum of 50% marks in a single attempt. They must have three years or more of executive level work experience after graduation, and should be more than 25 years of age.
IBSAT question paper consists of multiple choice questions. Questions are based on Quantitative Techniques, Data Interpretation, Data Adequacy, Vocabulary, Analytical Reasoning & Reading Comprehension. All applicants are required to write an essay in English on a general topic immediately after the test, on the same day at the same test center. The short listed candidates have to take up a general knowledge test on the day of the interview. It is followed by a micro presentation on a selected topic followed by personal interview.
Candidates preparing for IBSAT must prepare in the grounds of- Quantitative Techniques, Data Interpretation, Data Adequacy, Vocabulary, Analytical Reasoning & Reading Comprehension and General Knowledge. Essay writing is conducted to test the applicant’s English writing skills, understanding of the topic and logical flow in presentation.
IBS Head Office
13/17 Nagarjuna Hills, Punjagutta,
Hyderabad 500 082, Andhra Pradesh
Tel: +91-40-2343 5301-05
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