Why Must IBSAT be in your 2023 Management Entrance Exam List

IBSAT Registration Date: July 2023 – Dec 2023

Why Must IBSAT be in your 2023  Management Entrance Exam List

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The ICFAI Business School Aptitude Test (IBSAT 2023 ) will be held in December 2023 . IBSAT 2023  an online (computer-based test) exam conducted by ICFAI Business School for all programmes at IBS:

Programme Name

IBS Campus

Two-Year Full-Time MBA

Dehradun, Hyderabad, Jaipur, Bengaluru

Two-Year Full-Time PGPM

Ahmedabad, Gurugram, Kolkata, Mumbai, Pune

Note: Also accepted for the four-year Ph. D program (Full Time & Part Time) at IBS Hyderabad

The exam pattern for the IBSAT 2023 exam is:

IBSAT 2023  Paper Pattern

Total Questions

IBSAT 2023  Marking Scheme

Marks per Correct Answer

Total marks

Verbal Ability




Reading Comprehension




Quantitative Aptitude 




Data Adequacy & Data Interpretation







Although IBS accepts scores from 2018 onwards of GMAT®, CAT, and NMAT by GMACTM, XAT it is still advisable to write the IBSAT 2023 exam. Here are FIVE reasons why IBSAT 2023  must be in your exam list:

No Negative Marking – Chances to Score Easily

Unlike many management entrance exams, IBSAT 2023  has no negative marking. With no fear of losing marks at the back of your mind, IBSAT 2023 becomes a speed-based test. It also gives you a chance to make guesses with zero percent risk of compromising your IBSAT 2023 exam score. If you make educated and calculated guesses, you can easily earn some bonus points and boost your score.

Cost-Effective Option

The cost of the IBSAT 2023  application fee is only INR 1800. This is at par with some of most of the other popular exams. Unlike a few other exams, you can apply for the courses at all the nine IBS colleges using one application form only. Also, the IBSAT mock tests are available for free on the official website. The mock tests will be released in September 2023 . They are close enough (in pattern) to the actual IBSAT exam and helps you prepare well for the exam. Nominal application fee and free mock exams make IBSAT 2023  a very cost-effective exam.

Manageable Difficulty Level – Moderately Tough

The difficulty level of the IBSAT 2023 exam is moderate. With good conceptual knowledge and (up to five) free mocks available for practice, you can easily work on your speed and crack IBSAT 2023.

Opportunities in Abundance

IBSAT 2023  score is your gateway to the two-year full-time MBA and PGPM courses at all nine IBS colleges. With a case-based learning methodology and adequate industry exposure, you are transformed into a performer rather than just a management graduate. IBS provides strength and support for the research and development activities. You get ample opportunities to infuse research and analytical orientation.

Keep Your Options Open

IBSAT 2023  is a standardized national level exam which is conducted over two days and different slots. Exams like CAT and XAT come with their own set of challenges. IBSAT 2023 keeps your hopes alive and options open to pursue your dream of an MBA.

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