IBSAT 2021: Stages, Selection Process, Important Dates

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The ICFAI Higher Education Foundation is carrying out the IBSAT entrance exam to MBA/Ph.D. programs offered by IBS Hyderabad, ICFAI Higher Education Foundation, IBS Dehradun, ICFAI University, Dehradun and IBS Jaipur, ICFAI University, Jaipur, and PGPM at IBS Ahmedabad, IBS Bengaluru, IBS Gurgaon, PGPM. IBSAT's key objective is to evaluate the capacity of applicants to execute MBA or Ph.D. programs on all the nine campuses, including inputs, quantitative methods, vocabulary, data adequacy, reading understanding, and assessment reasoning.

IBSAT 2021: Important Dates, Stages, Selection Process, Participating Institutes

Candidates can buy the application form in IBSAT format online for INR 1800/-. IBSAT application forms will be made available to them. Only those applicants who meet the basic IBSAT eligibility requirements will fill out the IBSAT application form. Management aspirants post-graduate programs applying to IBSAT only can obtain a seat for any of the IBS campuses in Bangalore, Ahmedabad, Kolkata, Gurgaon, Pune, and Mumbai.

IBSAT 2020 Important Dates:

Events

Dates 

Application Process Start Date

July 1, 2020

Application Process End Date

December 21, 2020

Admit card availability

December 22, 2020 (Released)

Date of Examination

December 26 and 27, 2020

Announcement of Result

December 30, 2020

Selection Briefings

January 09 - 17, 2021

Selection Process 

February/March 2021

Stages Involved in IBSAT Exam: The IBSAT examination includes the following phases:

  • Process of Application
  • IBSAT Card Admission Release
  • IBSAT examination
  • Advertising of the result
  • Selection Briefings
  • IBSAT method of selection

IBSAT 2020 Selection Procedure: In February, it is planned that the selection process for IBSAT 2020 will start. The nominated candidates will be asked for additional rounds of admission in the month of January after testing the outcome of IBSAT. On the basis of the marks they score in the IBSAT test, applicants shall be granted admission to ICFI University and ICFAI Business School. The applicants would have to take part in group and personal interviews as part of the selection process.

  • Enrollment
  • Briefing for selection
  • Discussion of Group
  • Interview with the team

The IBSAT officials will give preference to the following in the preparation of the final merit list:

  • Group debate weighing 30 percent (GD)
  • Personal interview weighing 30 percent (PI)
  • Previous academic records weigh 40 percent

IBSAT 2020 Selection Process Dates:

Events

Dates 

Date of Examination

December 26 and 27, 2020

Announcement of Result

1st week of January 2021

Selection Briefings

January 09 - 17, 2021

Selection Process

February/March 2021

Stages of IBSAT Selection Process:

Enrollment:

  • When the cut-off has been completed, visit the official website.
  • During this time, a connection is provided on the official website.

Briefing selection:

  • IBS organizes briefings on selection in several cities around the world before the IBSAT selection process.
  • A briefing for selections is like a workshop that is designed to provide candidates with the necessary information and guidance.
  • An IBS briefing, IBS selecting briefing and questions and answers are mainly divided into three sections. All questions from the candidates are answered by IBS experts and helpful instructions for planning GD and PI.
  • As necessary, candidates can select the location, date and time of the briefing on selection.
  • Only eligible applicants are presented for the selection briefing. The GD and PI process will start after the briefings.

Discussion of Group(DG):

  • Following the briefing, nomination candidates will be welcomed at the IBS Hyderabad campus for Community Discussion (GD).
  • The candidates will be split into groups of 8-10 in this round, and each group will have a 15-20 minute discussion subject.
  • This Group Discussion measures the leadership qualities of candidates, communication skills, tactfulness, problem-solving capability and the ability to remain concentrated and to work on their individual candidates in the specified period of time.

Personal Interview(PI): 

  • For the final selection round, i.e., applicants who have successfully cleared the GD round. Interview with personnel.
  • The communication capacity, trust level, attitude and potential of an applicant will be tested during this round.
  • The personal interview relies entirely on the answers of the candidate.

IBSAT 2020 Participating Institutes

  • Colleges/Institutes
  • IBS Ahmedabad
  • IBS Bengaluru
  • IBS Gurgaon
  • IBS Hyderabad
  • IBS Jaipur
  • IBS Dehradun
  • IBS Pune
  • IBS Mumbai
  • IBS Kolkata
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