IBSAT 2020 Registration (Begins), Exam Date, Eligibility, Pattern, Syllabus and Result

    IBSAT Online Aptitude Test conducted is by ICFAI Foundation for Higher Educational Qualification. IBSAT exam is an MBA entrance test for admission into various MBA/PGPM and Ph.D programs offered by ICFAI business schools. Apply Here: IBSAT 2020 Registration

    IBSAT 2020 will be held on December 26 and 27, 2020 at 95 test centres in India.

    • The minimum eligibility for IBSAT 2020 is graduation in any discipline with at least 50% marks.
    • ​IBSAT 2020 evaluates a candidate’s quantitative, verbal/reading, data interpretation and reasoning skills.
    • It is a 2 hour objective exam with 140 questions. Check IBSAT Exam Pattern.  
    • After IBSAT 2020 Result, participating institutes will soon release their individual cutoffs.
    • Aspirants will be offered admission to varying programs on the basis of IBSAT score, GD and PI.

    Must Read:IBSAT 2020 Preparation Strategy and Tips

    Table of Contents

    IBSAT 2020 Exam Highlights

    Exam NameICFAI Business Studies Aptitude Test
    Conducting Body

    ICFAI Foundation for Higher Education

    Official Websiteibsindia.org
    Exam LevelNational
    Exam PeriodicityAnnually
    Courses OfferedMBA/PGPM and Ph.D in Management 
    IBS CampusesHyderabad, Ahmedabad, Bangalore, Dehradun, Gurgaon, Jaipur, Kolkata, Mumbai, and Pune
    IBS Helpline1800 425 55 66 77

    Click here to Read more about IBSAT 2020

    IBSAT 2020 Exam Date

    IBSAT Application Form DateJuly 1 - December 16, 2020
    IBSAT Admit Card Download DateDecember 17, 2020
    IBSAT Admit Card Last DateDecember 26, 2020
    IBSAT Exam DateDecember 26 and December 27 2020 
    IBSAT Result DateJanuary 5, 2021
    IBSAT Selection BriefingsJanuary 11 – 19, 2021
    IBSAT Interview and Group Discussion

    MBA/ PGPM Program: February 22 – 29, 2021 (tentative)

    Ph.D. Program: March 7 – 8, 2021 (tentative)

    Note: The entire selection process of IBSAT will be conducted at IBS Hyderabad campus only. Check Complete IBSAT Schedule 2020

    IBSAT Registration 2020 

    The application form of IBSAT 2020 has been made available at the official website of IBSAT. Management aspirants can fill the online IBSAT application form until December 16, 2020. Registration can be done via online or offline mode.

    ibsat 2020 registration

    Pre-requisites for IBSAT Application Form

    • A valid email address, telephone number and address 
    • Mark sheets of X, XII, Graduation and any other professional qualification for calculating the percentage of marks. 
    • If academic institutions offer grade point averages (GPA), they need to be converted into percentage score as per the conversion scheme of that institution. 

    IBSAT Application Form-Online

    • Candidates must visit the official IBS website (ibsindia.org) and click on the red “apply to IBS” button. 
    • Registration of details must be completed so that an application number and password is generated 
    • All the documents should be uploaded alongside the information
    • The application fee for IBSAT 2020 is INR 1800.
    • Candidates can pay the fee through a Debit Card/ Credit Card or Net Banking.
    • Upon successful payment, the candidates will receive an email with the application number and password.
    • Applicants will be able to login through their credentials to fill the application form of IBSAT 2020 in online mode.

    IBSAT Application Form-Offline

    • An option to purchase IBSAT Application Form 2020 is also available.
    • Candidates must pay an application fee of INR 1800 at any of the IBS Marketing Branches to receive the application form.
    • With the form, candidates will also be issued a scratch card/ voucher containing application number and password.
    • Applicants must go to the website and fill in the application number given to them as well as create a new password 
    • Lastly, the application must be reviewed and then submitted

    IBSAT Eligibility 2020

    Candidates must fulfil the eligibility criteria of IBSAT 2020 mentioned below before applying for the exam. Eligibility criteria will be monitored after August 2020. 

    IBSAT Eligibility for 2 Year Management Program 

    • Degree Requirements: Graduation (any discipline) with 50% and above marks. Medium of instruction should have been English
    • Education Requirements: All applicants should have completed a minimum of 15 years of education (on 10+2+3 or 10+2+4 basis)
    • Language Requirements: Candidates not meeting the eligibility criteria of English medium in graduation have to submit the TOEFL / NELT / IELTS score by May 31, 2020 (Tentative)
    • Applicants who are in their final year as bachelor students can also apply on the contingency that they complete their graduation requirements before November 1, 2020
    • Age Limit - There is no age limit to apply for IBSAT
    • Possession of a valid NMAT/ GMAT/ CAT Score is sufficient to participate in IBSAT 2020 Selection Process
    • There is no management or NRI quota for admission to IBS Business School.

    IBSAT Eligibility for PhD Program in Management (Full Time/ Part Time)

    • Degree Requirements: Graduation (any discipline) with 50% and above marks. Medium of instruction should have been English AND Post Graduation in Management (full time with a specialization in Marketing/ Finance / Human Resource Management/ Operations) from a UGC approved University with 55% and above marks OR 
    • Post Graduation in Economics, Commerce, Psychology, Sociology, Public Administration, Statistics, Mathematics, or in an allied discipline from a UGC recognized university in India or abroad with 55% and above marks. Candidates who are offered admission are required to undertake the first year MBA courses as a pre-requisite to continue in the PhD program OR
    • A professional qualification like CFA / CA / CWA / CS with 55% and above marks
    • Age Limit - There is no age limit to apply for IBSAT
    • There is no management or NRI quota for admission to IBS Business School.

    PhD Program in Economics (Full Time) 

    • Degree Requirements: Graduation with 50% and above marks AND Post Graduation in Economics or allied discipline with 55% and above marks
    • Education Requirements: All applicants should have completed a minimum of 17 years of regular education (on 10+2+3+2 or 10+2+4+2)
    • Language Requirements: Candidates not meeting the eligibility criteria of English medium in graduation and / or post graduation have to submit the TOEFL / NELT / IELTS score by May 31, 2020
    • Age Limit - There is no age limit to apply for IBSAT
    • There is no management or NRI quota for admission to IBS Business School.

    Read More IBSAT Eligibility Criteria

    IBSAT Admit Card 2020

    • IBSAT Admit Card will be provided by the exam conducting authority only through online mode.
    • Candidates have to visit the official website ibsindia.org and login with their credentials to download the admit card.
    • IBSAT Admit Card will be released on December 17, 2020.
    • Candidates can download their admit card till the day of exam.
    • The admit card contains the details about the candidate, examination time and date, exam centre address, category, photograph, etc. Candidates have to bring this admit card at the time of examination.

    IBSAT 2020 Exam Centers (Updated)

      IBSAT East Region Test Centers 
      BhilaiRanchi Patna Muzzafarpur
      Guwahati Dibrugarh RaipurJamshedpur 
      Rourkela Kolkata JorhatDurgapur
      Bhubhaneshwar Dhanbad Cuttak Siliguri
      West Region Test Centers 
      Rajkot Surat Mumbai
      Ahmedabad Pune Kolapur
      Nashik VadodaraIndore
      IBSAT Central Region Test Centers 
      Bhopal Indore Gwalior 
      Raipur Bhilai Jabalpur
      South Region Test Centers 
      Tirupati Bangalore KarnoolVijaywada 
      Vishakhapatnam Rajahmundry Mangalore Mysore 
      KhammamKochi Kozhikode Chennai 
      Thrissur Trivandrum Coimbatore Madurai 
      Hyderabad  Goa Warangal -
      IBSAT North Region Test Centers 
      Ambala Hissar Karnal Rohtak Udaipur
      Chandigarh Mandi Shimla Jammu Jodhpur
      Delhi  Gwalior HaldwaniNoida Ajmer 
      DehradunGurgaon Faridabad Ghaziabad Alwar
      Greater Noida Ludhiana JalandharJaipur Kota
      Lucknow Agra Kanpur Meerut Allahabad 
      Varanasi AligarhBareillyGorakhpur Moradabad 
      • IBSAT exam centres 2020 are divided into five zones – East, West, North, South and Central.
      • Candidates could choose any one city for the IBSAT 2020 exam among 16 cities in East Zone, 12 cities in West Zone, 35 cities in North Zone, 19 cities in South Zone and 6 cities in Central Zone.

      IBSAT 2020 Campuses

      IBSAT Exam Pattern 2020

      Mode of Exam Online Mode i.e. Computer Based Test 
      Language English 
      Number of Questions140
      Type of Questions Objective Type 
      Duration 2 hours 
      Marking Scheme +1 for correct answer
      No negative marking in the exam
      • The entrance exam’s composition included 120 questions that candidates had to answer within a 2-hour time limit.
      • All the questions will be selected from Reading Comprehension, Verbal Ability, Quantitative Aptitude or Data Adequacy/Sufficiency and Data Interpretation (DA/DI).

      IBSAT Verbal ability section had relatively easy questions. Vocabulary questions will be slightly on the higher caliber but the grammar part will be considerably easier. There will be 2 passages - one with 9 questions and one with 5 questions and 2 more passages with 8 questions each. The passages, on average, contained 500-600 words. While some questions will be direct and upfront, some will be inferential and took time to analyze.

      IBSAT Quantitative Ability section had a good blend of problems including geometry, arithmetic, and analytical geometry. The questions will be framed on distance and time, speed, ratio proportion, heights, progressions, probability, work problems, percentages, etc.

      IBSAT Data Interpretation section will be focused strongly on logical thinking and data adequacy. The IBSAT Paper also had questions on line graphs, pi graphs, etc. Few other questions will be on ratio between two values, percentage change, etc.

      Check: Exam Pattern of IBSAT In Detail

      IBSAT Syllabus 2020 

      SubjectsNumber of QuestionsTotal MarksDuration
      Verbal Ability (VA)5050A cumulative duration of 2 hours 
      Reading Comprehension (RC)3030
      Quantitative Aptitude (QA)3030
      Data Adequacy/ Sufficiency and Data Interpretation (DA/ DI)3030
      Total140140120 Minutes

      Read IBSAT Syllabus in Detail

      IBSAT 2020 Result

      • Result for IBSAT Exam will be announced on January 5, 2021.
      • Scorecards cand be downloaded till December 5, 2021
      • Candidates can visit the official website-ibsindia.org to download their scorecard.
      • The scorecard contains a candidate’s sectional and total marksobtained in the exam.
      • Candidates clearing IBSAT Cutoff will be called for further selection rounds (GD/PI).

      How to Check IBSAT Result?

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      1. Visit the official website of IBSAT 2020 i.e ibsindia.org
      2. Click on the IBSAT Resulttab
      3. Enter your Application Number and Password
      4. View and Download IBSAT 2020 Scorecard
      5. Download it for further use.

      IBSAT 2020 Cutoff

      IBS CollegeOpening RankClosing Rank
      IBS Hyderabad9583
      IBS Mumbai8782
      IBS Gurgaon8271
      IBS Pune8170
      IBS Bengaluru7165
      IBS Ahmedabad6560
      IBS Jaipur6358
      IBS Dehradun6255

      • ICFAI will release the official IBSAT Cut off 2020 in February/March 2021.
      • IBSAT Cutoff depends on a number of factors like- previous years’ cutoff, the difficulty level of exam, number of test takers etc.
      • IBSAT Cut off is different for all the different IBS Business Schools.
      • Candidates who score more than or equal to the cut off score are called for Group Discussion and Personal Interview.
      • The table below highlights the tentative ISBAT Cutoff for the various IBS Business Schools based on statistics from 2020:

      IBSAT 2020 Slot Booking

      • For IBSAT 2020, candidates are required to choose a date and time slot as per their preference.
      • The selection should be made immediately, as the centers will be allotted on the first-come-first-serve basis. The steps to book a slot for IBSAT are as follows:
      1. Visit the official login page of IBSAT i.e. ibsindia.org.
      2. Enter the required credentials i.e. Application Number and Password.
      3. Choose the preference for IBSAT 2020 Exam Center from the drop-down list for Test centers.
      4. Select the city of your preference and fill the corresponding code in the blank space provided in the article.
      5. The next step is to select the date and time slot for IBSAT 2020. Only the available slots are displayed.
      6. Click on ‘Submit’ if all the details are correct.
      7. IBSAT 2020 Admit Card is auto-generated after submitting the choices.

      Know More  IBSAT Slot Booking

      IBSAT 2020 Selection Procedure

      For IBSAT 2020, the selection rounds will take place on February – March, 2021. Candidates who score more than or equal to the cutoff marks will be sent call letter for selection process.

      Stages of IBSAT Selection Process 2020

      Stage 1- Registration

      • Candidates have to register for IBSAT Selection Process.
      • To register, visit the official website once the cut off is out.
      • A link will be provided on the official website during that time.

      Stage 2- Selection Briefing

      • The selection briefings are a series of focused seminars to provide the candidate an insight into programs and processes at IBS.
      • It is conducted to introduce the shortlisted candidates about all the programmes offered at the IBS Business Schools. 
      • Selection Briefings will be conducted in 40 locations.

      Stage 3- Group discussion

      • Selected candidates will be invited for group discussion at IBS Hyderabad.
      • During the group discussion round, factors that help fetch marks include Leadership, Optimistic outlook, and Negotiation Skills.
      • All the participants are divided into a group of 8-10 people.
      • Candidates are given topics or case study to discuss for 15-20 minutes.

      Stage 4- Personal Interview

      • After the GD Round candidates are called for Personal Interview.
      • In this round, a candidate’s communication skills, confidence level, attitude, and aptitude are tested.

      Note: The final merit list is formed on the basis of marks secured in IBSAT 2020 (or MAT/CAT/GMAT/NMAT) + GD + PI + Academic Qualifications.

      IBS Colleges Accepting IBSAT Score 2020

      IBS MBA CollegesFees (INR in Lac)
      IBS (ICFAI B-school), Hyderabad7.02 lakhs per annum
      IBS (ICFAI B-School) Pune4.005 lakhs per annum
      IBS (ICFAI B-School) Gurgaon4.005 lakhs per annum
      IBS (ICFAI B-School) Ahmedabad4.005 lakhs per annum
      IBS (ICFAI B-School) Bengaluru4.005 lakhs per annum
      IBS (ICFAI B-School) Kolkata4.005 lakhs per annum
      IBS (ICFAI B-School) Mumbai4.005 lakhs per annum
      IBS (ICFAI B-School) Dehradun2.835 lakhs per annum
      IBS (ICFAI B-School) Jaipur2.835 lakhs per annum

      Check ISB Campuses with Admission Process

      Non-ICFAI MBA colleges accepting IBSAT score

      MBA collegeFee (INR in lac)
      Adarsh Institute of Management and Information Technology (AIMIT) Bangalore4.50
      GIBS Business School Bangalore5.1
      FMS- Manav Rachna International Institute of Research and Studies, Faridabad26.45
      JK Business School, Gurgaon5.50
      Vanguard Business School, Bangalore5.25
      VYASA Business School, Bangalore4.30

      IBSAT Hyderabad Fees and Programs


      FEES in INR


      7.02 Lakhs (1st Year Fees)


      2.6 Lakhs (1st Year Fees)

      PG Program

      3.2 Lakhs (Total Fees)


      5.25 Lakhs (Total Fees)

      Executive MBA

      5.25 Lakhs (Total Fees)


      1.3 Lakhs (1st Year Fees)


      1.2 Lakhs (1st Year Fees)

      IBSAT 2020 Admission Process

      MBA/PGPM from IBS Business School

      The two year MBA/PGPM Program of IBS is designed to give graduates exposure to management skills needed for the creation of specialists who can integrate across functional areas in a dynamic organization.

      • The aim is to provide a broad perspective of all the areas of management.
      • Emphasis is placed on application of principles, tools and concepts to resolve challenges faced in modern organizations.
      • A managerial perspective is provided in formulating and implementing corporate strategy. 

      IBS Fee Structure

      IBS CampusFee per Annum*
      (Rs. in Lakhs)
      IBS Hyderabad7.02MBA Program 
      IBS Ahmedabad4.005PGPM Program 
      IBS Bengaluru
      IBS Gurgaon
      IBS Kolkata
      IBS Mumbai
      IBS Pune
      IBS DehradunDomicile - 2.835
      Non-domicile - 2.835
      MBA Program 
      IBS Jaipur


      • In addition, students have to pay Rs.10,000 as refundable Caution Deposit with the first instalment of Tuition Fee.
      • The candidates selected for the MBA program of IBS Dehradun and IBS Jaipur who hail from the respective state will be awarded fee concession of Rs.50,000.
      • The fee concession will be given in five equal instalments.
      • Students have to produce domicile certificate from the Tahsildar/MRO/ Municipality Office.
      • Complete details will be given in student handbook.

      Financial Assistance to Students

      • The candidates selected for IBS Programs can avail educational loans from Public / Private Sector Banks.
      • The maximum loan amount provided by the bank is of 10 lakhs INR for each program.
      • The loan amount is disbursed by the bank as per the fee schedule.

      List of banks candidates can avail educational loans for IBS MBA/PGPM programs:

      Private Sector Banks & Financial Institutions

      • HDFC Bank
      • CREDILLA Financial Services
      • AVANSE Financial Services Pvt. Ltd.
      • Axis Bank
      Public Sector Banks
      State Bank of IndiaCentral Bank of India
      Punjab National BankState Bank of Bikaner and Jaipur
      Andhra BankState Bank of Hyderabad
      Axis BankBank of Maharashtra
      Oriental Bank of CommerceBank of India
      Bank of BarodaUCO Bank
      Canara BankAllahabad Bank
      Corporation BankSyndicate Bank

      IBSAT Contact Details

      For any queries related to IBSAT exam, candidates may contact IBSAT Exam Authorities at:

      IBS Admissions Office
      65, Nagarjuna Hills
      Hyderabad – 500082

      Telephone Board: 040 – 23440963
      Toll Free:1800 425 55 66 77

      Email: ibsat@ibsindia.org

      IBSAT 2020 FAQs

      Ques. What are the courses offered through IBSAT?

      Ans. IBSAT is conducted every year for admission to the following Programs:

      • 2-year MBA program at IBS Hyderabad,
      • 4 Year Ph. D program (Full Time/ Part Time) at IBS Hyderabad
      • 2-year PGPM (Postgraduate Program in Management) at 6 IBS campuses - Ahmedabad, Bengaluru, Gurgaon, Kolkata, Mumbai and Pune
      • 2 Year MBA program of IBS Dehradun and IBS Jaipur

      Ques. Is IBSAT a common entrance for all programs of IBS?

      Ans. Yes. IBSAT is conducted every year for admission to all programs of IBS at 95 test centres all over India. It is a 2hr computer based test. IBSAT 2020 test is scheduled from December 26-27, 2020.

      Ques. Will IBS provide any mock tests?

      Ans. Yes. Mock Tests are provided for the candidates to familiarize with IBSAT 2020 Exam Pattern. These mock tests are available on ibsindia.org from August 10 – September 30, 2020 onwards. IBSAT National Mock Test has become live from November 22, 2020 and will close tentatively on December 17, 2020 

      Ques. What are the specifications for the photograph to upload during IBSAT Registration?

      Ans. You must upload a colored photograph, full face till the shoulder, in jpeg or gif format. The photograph size should not exceed 25KB and should be approximately 140 – 160 pixels.

      Ques. What is the fee structure of IBS programs?

      Ans. MBA / PGPM Program:

      • IBS Hyderabad: Rs. 7.02 lakhs per annum.
      • IBS Dehradun and IBS Jaipur: Rs. 2.835 lakhs per annum.
      • IBS Bengaluru, IBS Gurgaon, IBS Mumbai, IBS Ahmedabad, IBS Kolkata, IBS Pune: INR 4.005 lakhs per annum.
      • In addition, students have to pay Rs.10,000 as refundable Caution Deposit with the first instalment of Tuition Fee.
      • The candidates selected for the MBA program of IBS Dehradun and IBS Jaipur who hail from the respective state will be awarded fee concession of INR 50,000. The fee concession will be given in five equal installments. The students have to produce domicile certificate from the Tahsildar/ MRO / Municipality Office. The complete details will be given in student handbook.

      Ques. If I have applied for IBS Gurgaon, and if I miss the minimum cut off for IBS Gurgaon, then will I automatically be allowed to take admission in the next IBS institute which has vacant seats?

      Ans. IBSAT counselling is centralized so the admission to the next institute with available seats and as per the choices filled by you would be allotted to you.

      Ques. I am currently doing B.Sc. (Home Science). I want to know if I am eligible for admission to PGPM/ MBA program?

      Ans. Yes, you are eligible for the PGPM program just the minimum percentage criteria of 50% must be fulfilled.

      Ques. I am from Jharkhand and I have done my class 10 from Punjab State Board. Then I shifted to Jharkhand. I want to know if I am allowed to write IBSAT exam. Does a change of state board of class 10 and class 12 will affect my eligibility?

      Ans. No, this will not affect your eligibility criteria. You are allowed to write the exam. Just education must have been completed in regular mode.

      Ques. I wrote class 10 exam with 7 subjects. I had written the additional exam for French language but I failed. So can I write the IBSAT exam?

      Ans. Yes, it is important that the best 5 subjects are qualified with distinction and the minimum percentage in class 10 exam must be 50%.

      Ques. I am 28 years old and I want to MBA. Can I write the IBSAT exam?

      Ans. Yes, you are allowed to write the exam. Age is no bar for qualifying the examination.

      Ques. I have filled the IBSAT application form but I am confused about the course PGPM and MBA. Can you tell me what should I choose?

      Ans. The MBA program and PGPM program are both equally good. The only difference is on the certification level. Once you have completed MBA program you would be awarded a degree from a UGC recognized university. On completion of the PGPM program, students are trained in an office environment to equip them to become corporate leaders. Students applying for PGPM can apply for the part-time or distance learning MBA program from any university.

      Ques. I have filled the IBSAT application form before the last date. I paid the application fee of Rs.1800 along with it. What should I do, as now the system is showing the error “application fee not paid”?

      Ans. Take a snapshot of the error and send an email to the assistance email address ibsat@ibsindia.org. Write down all the details of the incident and ask them for the proper guidance on the incident. Also, make a call on the helpline number 040-23440963 and seek advice on the phone number.

      Ques. I have purchased the IBSAT application form in the offline mode. Would I be allowed to change the password?

      Ans. Yes with the help of the password given on the voucher you can change your password. Once you have logged into the system with the ID and Password combination, the system would ask you automatically to “change your password”.

      Ques. My wife is from Germany. Her age is 29 years. Can she write the IBSAT MBA exam?

      Ans. Yes, she can write the exam.

      Ques. Do I have to create a new email Id for IBSAT exam or the old one will be fine to work with the application process?

      Ans. No need to create a new email Id for the application process. The old one is absolutely fine to work with the application process.

      Ques. I filled the IBSAT application form in July 2018. I changed my password once I filled the application form successfully. I am now trying to log in but the system does not allow me to log in. What to do?

      Ans. There is an option of “forgot password” that is coming on the webpage. Click on the same and then you can get your password over email your registered email ID.

      Ques. I have done coaching for CAT exam. So can the same study material be used for preparing for IBSAT or some more coaching is required?

      Ans. The syllabus is same for all the MBA entrance exam and the CAT coaching study material is quite good. So no need to join additional coaching for the same.

      Ques. I have heard that there is a change in the IBSAT exam pattern. Is it true that there are 130 questions in the IBSAT exam from this year onwards?

      Ans. No, there is no change in the IBSAT exam pattern. Any changes would be officially updated on the website.

      Ques. I am from Hyderabad and I want to take admission in IBSAT Dehradun, so do I have to write separate exam especially for Dehradun location?

      Ans. No one common exam would work for all the locations. Also, IBSAT exam is common for all the locations.

      Ques. I have completed my graduation in the Hindi Language. I now want to do MBA, am I allowed to write the IBSAT exam?

      Ans. Yes, you can write the exam but your fluency in the English language is compulsory which can only be proved if you have qualified the written exam of TOEFL/NELT/IELTS. The score of these exams must be submitted by 31st May 2020.

      Ques. I am from an economically backward tribe. I know computers but not sure about my typing speed. What should I do to appear for IBSAT in offline?

      Ans. IBSAT is a computer-based test only so there are no chances that you can give this exam in the offline mode. So try to improve your answering speed by working with the mock exams.

      Ques. I am from Manipur location and I have the OBC certificate. So will I get any benefit of this claim in the seat allotment process?

      Ans. No, there is no reservation as per the seat allotment process. The seat allotment would be done on the basis of merit without taking into consideration any regional or cast reservation claims.

      Ques. I find that Data Sufficiency and Data adequacy syllabus are the same, then why are there different names in IBSAT exam?

      Ans. There is no clear differentiation of the syllabus of data sufficiency and data adequacy. The section is designed to test the data comprehension skills of the candidate.

      Ques. I am writing IBSAT 2020 exam. I appeared for IBSAT 2017 but could not qualify the exam as my score will be low in Data Interpretation. What are the important topics of IBSAT exam?

      Ans. The important topics are as follows: Bar graphs & Column graphs Tables Venn – diagram Critical reasoning Data Interpretation & Data Sufficiency Logical Reasoning Visual reasoning Pie chart

      Ques. I am weak in quantitative ability but what should I do to excel in the section? Can you give some important topics so that I can prepare for the IBSAT 2020 exam for this section?

      Ans. The important highlights of the section are as follows: Time, speed and distance, Quadratic and linear equation, Profit & loss, Probability, Permutation & Combination, Percentage, LCM & HCF, Co- ordinate Geometry, Arithmetic Progression, Algebra & Geometry.

      Ques. I am preparing for the IBSAT exam but in some places, It says that 50 questions will be asked as opposed to 30 questions in the IBSAT exam. Is it true?

      Ans. No, some websites are publishing that there are 50 questions but on IBSAT official website you can check only 30 questions will be asked. So do not fall prey to any such myths keep checking the official website.

      Ques. I can check that IBSAT allows for the mock exam. How can I write the mock exam?

      Ans. The mock exam can be given only if you have successfully registered for the exam. The steps to work with the mock exam are as follows: Access the official IBSAT 2020 website. Look for the link “mock test”. Click on the link and enter the details of the name, email address, mobile number and state. Click on “submit” button and then the “mock test 1” will appear on the screen.

      Ques. My official IBSAT score is different from the expected IBSAT score. How can I get a recheck done on my score?

      Ans. There is no provision of revaluation of the score once it will be submitted or the result will be released officially.

      Ques. Is it true that the placement quality of IBS Gurgaon is better than IBS Hyderabad?

      Ans. Placements are unique for every IBS institute but the placement quality is relatively same for all the branches. Companies may differ with each institute.

      Ques. I am from the Physically handicapped category, so are there any special facilities in the IBS Gurgaon for physically handicapped hostel students?

      Ans. IBS has a good facility for all the students, care would be taken to give comfort to the student who has any physical disability. However, no special reservation is there in case of physically handicapped students.

      Ques. I did not perform well in my PI round. How can I request for a second chance for PI in Hyderabad?

      Ans. There are no second chances given in the PI round of IBSAT counselling. Kindly do not attempt it, as it students are invited on the basis of merit.

      Ques. If I am from Assam. I want to know how can I get admission in IBS Dehradun?

      Ans. IBSAT exam must be qualified for seeking admission in IBS Dehradun. The performance in GD, PI and IBSAT would be considered before the final merit list is released.

      Ques. Who can I contact in case of a query?

      Ans. In case of queries you may contact the authority through any of the below mediums:

      Admissions Officer

      IBS Admissions Office

      Plot no 65, Ground Floor, Nagarjuna Hills,

      Punjagutta Hyderabad - 500 082, Telangana, India.

      Phone: + 91-40-2344 0963;

      Toll Free No: 1800 425 55 66 77

      E-mail: ibsat@ibsindia.org

      *The article might have information for the previous academic years, which will be updated soon subject to the notification issued by the University/College

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      Yash Raj Singh

      Is there any negative marking in Ibsat?

      19 Nov, 2020 16:25

      Hi, As per the exam pattern of IBSAT 2020, the exam will be conducted only in English language and will be an online computer-based exam. One mark will be awarded for each correct answer. For IBSAT 2020 there will not be any negative marking for the wrong answer.

      19 Nov, 2020 23:20

      Is Ibsat worth giving?

      19 Nov, 2020 16:17

      Hello Rashmi,

      If you want to take admission in any of the 9 campuses of IBS, you’ll have to give IBSAT as they do not accept the score of any other management entrance examination. 

      19 Nov, 2020 21:47

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