Common Admission Test (CAT), is an entrance exam conducted by IIMs every year for picking up students for the top B-Schools in India. The growth of more and more MBA aspirants has increased dramatically for past few years and growing rapidly ever since. Masters of business administration or MBA has gained so much popularity over the past few decades that around 4000+ MBA colleges have been established in India. MBA is one of the most promising programs in PG Education, why should we appear for CAT. The answer is simple for insured future and for acquiring excellence in the rapidly changing business scenarios. CAT works as a gate pass for the top notch MBA colleges in India, all the best colleges in the country accepts either CAT percentile or they have their own design of admission criteria. Every year about 2 lacs students appear for CAT, who fights for about 1.4 lacs of “good colleges’ seats”, so doing the maths for every student, there is about 0.7 seats, it’s not that tough.

With so much concentration of MBA colleges in the country, NIRF (National Institutional Ranking Framework), a framework designed by ministry of HRD ranks colleges on basis of certain norms set by the committee. Below is the list of Top MBA colleges as per the NIRF ranking.

NIRF MBA Ranking 2019:  Top 75 B-schools
Following are the top 75 management institutes, university Management departments in NIRF B School Ranking

RankNameCityStateScore
1Indian Institute of Management BangaloreBengaluruKarnataka81.34
2Indian Institute of Management AhmedabadAhmedabadGujarat80.61
3Indian Institute of Management CalcuttaKolkataWest Bengal79.05
4Indian Institute of Management LucknowLucknowUttar Pradesh67.29
5Indian Institute of Management IndoreIndoreMadhya Pradesh67.01
6Indian Institute of Technology KharagpurKharagpurWest Bengal66.64
7Xavier Labour Relations InstituteJamshedpurJharkhand65.33
8Indian Institute of Management KozhikodeKozhikodeKerala64.82
9Indian Institute of Technology DelhiNew DelhiDelhi62.89
10Indian Institute of Technology BombayMumbaiMaharashtra62.74
11Indian Institute of Technology RoorkeeRoorkeeUttarakhand62.11
12Management Development InstituteGurugramHaryana61.89
13Indian Institute of Management UdaipurUdaipurRajasthan60.79
14Indian Institute of Management TiruchirappalliTiruchirappalliTamil Nadu59.15
15Indian Institute of Technology MadrasChennaiTamil Nadu58.40
16S. P. Jain Institute of Management & ResearchMumbaiMaharashtra55.67
17National Institute of Technology TiruchirappalliTiruchirappalliTamil Nadu55.57
18Great Lakes Institute of ManagementChennaiTamil Nadu55.09
19Indian Institute of Management RaipurRaipurChhattisgarh53.86
20Symbiosis Institute of Business ManagementPuneMaharashtra53.56
20SVKM`s Narsee Monjee Institute of Management StudiesMumbaiMaharashtra53.56
22Indian Institute of Technology KanpurKanpurUttar Pradesh53.37
23Indian Institute of Management RohtakRohtakHaryana53.11
24Indian Institute of Management ShillongShillongMeghalaya53.01
25Indian Institute of Management KashipurKashipurUttarakhand52.76
26ICFAI Foundation for Higher EducationHyderabadTelangana52.74
27International Management Institute New DelhiNew DelhiDelhi52.17
28Indian Institute of Management RanchiRanchiJharkhand51.02
29National Institute of Industrial EngineeringMumbaiMaharashtra50.96
30Kalinga Institute of Industrial TechnologyBhubaneswarOdisha50.95
31Indian Institute of Foreign TradeNew DelhiDelhi50.56
32Indian Institute of Technology (Indian School of Mines) DhanbadDhanbadJharkhand49.94
33T. A. Pai Management InstituteManipalKarnataka48.55
34Jamia Millia IslamiaNew DelhiDelhi48.42
35Faculty of Management StudiesDelhiDelhi48.29
36Loyola Institute of Business AdministrationChennaiTamil Nadu48.26
37PSG College of TechnologyCoimbatoreTamil Nadu47.58
38Fore School of ManagementNew DelhiDelhi47.44
39Banaras Hindu UniversityVaranasiUttar Pradesh47.27
40Nirma UniversityAhmedabadGujarat47.22
41Institute of Management TechnologyGhaziabadUttar Pradesh46.81
42Alliance UniversityBengaluruKarnataka46.53
43Anna UniversityChennaiTamil Nadu45.75
44Xavier UniversityBhubaneswarOdisha45.70
45International Management Institute KolkataKolkataWest Bengal45.44
46Vellore Institute of TechnologyVelloreTamil Nadu45.13
47Institute for Financial Management and ResearchSatyaveduAndhra Pradesh45.00
48Panjab UniversityChandigarhChandigarh44.99
49Amity UniversityGautam Budh NagarUttar Pradesh44.93
50Goa Institute of ManagementSanquelimGoa44.72
51Institute of Rural ManagementAnandGujarat44.13
52Lovely Professional UniversityPhagwaraPunjab44.08
53Bharathidasan Institute of ManagementTiruchirappalliTamil Nadu43.91
54K. J. Somaiya Institute of Management Studies & ResearchMumbaiMaharashtra43.69
55Institute of Management and Entrepreneurship DevelopmentPuneMaharashtra43.65
56University of Petroleum and Energy StudiesDehradunUttarakhand43.64
57Birla Institute of Management TechnologyGreater NoidaUttar Pradesh43.50
58Koneru Lakshmaiah Education Foundation University (K L College of Engineering)VaddeswaramAndhra Pradesh43.28
59Aligarh Muslim UniversityAligarhUttar Pradesh43.23
60Indian Institute of Forest ManagementBhopalMadhya Pradesh 42.98
61Birla Institute of TechnologyRanchiJharkhand42.36
62Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha UniversityNew DelhiDelhi42.01
63Jaipuria Institute of ManagementNoidaUttar Pradesh41.98
64Chandigarh UniversityMohaliPunjab41.86
65Shoolini University of Biotechnology and Management SciencesSolanHimachal Pradesh41.84
66International Management InstituteBhubaneswarOdisha41.55
67Institute of Management TechnologyHyderabadTelangana41.31
68Jaipuria Isntitute of ManagementLucknowUttar Pradesh41.14
69Jagan Institute of Management StudiesDelhiDelhi41.08
70Institute of Management TechnologyNagpurMaharashtra40.40
71Jaipuria Institute of ManagementJaipurRajasthan40.21
72IIHMR UniversityJaipurRajasthan40.08
73SRM Institute of Science and TechnologyChennaiTamil Nadu40.05
74Lal Bahadur Shastri Institute of ManagementDelhiDelhi39.91
75Chitkara UniversityRajpuraPunjab39.20