ICFAI Business School is providing the last opportunity to the candidates to register for IBSAT 2019. The last date to apply for IBSAT 2019 is extended till December 17, 2019. Candidates can apply online at ibsindia.org. The entrance exam is going to be conducted on December 21-22, 2019.
The reason for extension in the IBSAT application form has been stated due to the overwhelming response of the candidates. Because there was heavy traffic on the website, many students were not able to apply for the entrance test ane the last date to apply is extended.
The application form for IBSAT 2019 is available in both online and offline mode. The online application form is available at the official website of ICFAI business school, whereas, to apply by offline mode, candidates will have to purchase a voucher from the IBS Marketing Centers and after that, they will have to fill in details in the IBSAT application form on the official site. The application fee for the IBSAT 2019 entrance exam is Rs. 1800 which can be paid by credit / debit card in case of online application and by cash at any of the IBS Marketing Offices in case of offline application.
The application form for IBSAT 2019 is common for admission to MBA/PGPM program at IBS Ahmedabad, IBS Bengaluru, IBS Gurgaon, IBS Hyderabad, IBS Dehradun, IBS Jaipur, IBS Kolkata, IBS Mumbai and IBS Pune campuses and PhD program (full-time/part-time) at IBS Hyderabad campus.
The MBA program is offered by IBS Dehradun and IBS Jaipur, whereas, admission in PGPM courses is offered by IBS Ahmedabad, IBS Bengaluru, IBS Gurgaon, IBS Kolkata, IBS Mumbai and IBS Pune campuses. In place of IBSAT 2019 score, candidates can also apply for admission in GMAT / NMAT by GMAT / CAT scores (from 2017 onwards). Those who are applying for admission through national-level scores are exempted to appear for IBSAT.
One important fact to note is that after the final submission of the application form, i.e. after payment, candidates shall not be allowed to edit details in the form.
The Institute has not yet specified as to when the admit cards will be issued. However, it can be expected that the admit card shall release a week or two before the entrance exam. It will be issued for only those candidates who submit their application form before the deadline with complete payment.
Shortlisting of candidates is done based on their IBSAT 2019 / GMAT / NMAT by GMAC / CAT score. Eligible candidates have to then appear at IBS Hyderabad in February 2020 for group discussion and personal interview.