BITS Mesra MBA Admissions 2016 - Notification, Application Form, Eligibility, Selection Criteria

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Birla Institute of Technology, Ranchi  invites applications from eligible candidates for admission to the 2-year (4-semester) full-time MBA (Master of Business Administration) programme at Mesra and its Off Campuses at Allahabad, Jaipur, Kolkata, Lalpur, Noida and Patna for the session 2016-17.

The 2-Year (4-Semester) Master of Business Administration (MBA) Programme of the Institute was launched in the year 1980. The programme prepares students with requisite skills to make successful careers as management professionals in competitive business environment. The course structure and contents are regularly updated to keep pace with the changing business environment.

Important Dates

Last date for submission of online application form: 23rd March, 2016
Last date for receipt of printouts of duly completed forms at Mesra: 31st March, 2016 
Tentative dates for GD & PI: 28-29 April 2016 


  • Candidates must have appeared in one of the following competitive examinations and should have minimum requisite percentile / scores as per the details given below:
  1. CAT 2015: 40 (35 for SC/ST) Total Percentile
  2. XAT 2016: 40 (35 for SC/ST) Total Percentile
  3. CMAT-2016: 40 (35 for SC/ST) Total Percentile
  4. MAT Sept-2015 or MAT Dec- 2015 or MAT Feb -2016 or 40 (35 for SC/ST): 320 (280 for SC/ST) Score
  • Candidates must hold a Bachelor's Degree or equivalent qualification of any of the Universities incorporated by an act of the central or state legislatures in India
  • This degree must entail a minimum of three years of education after completing higher secondary schooling [Class 12 or equivalent] (10+2+3 system).
  • Candidates must have minimum 50% marks or equivalent CGPA in Honours / aggregate (45% for SC/ST/PwD) in graduation.
  • Candidates appearing for final examinations of their Bachelor’s programme in 2016 can also apply
  • Candidates with qualifications acquired through correspondence or distance-learning programmes are eligible only if the programmes are recognized by the DEC-IGNOU

How to Apply

  • To apply for the MBA programme 2016, eligible candidates must complete and submit the online application form available on Institute website 
  • Pay application fee through State Bank Collect (any nationalized bank) of Rs.2,500/- (General / OBC candidates) and Rs.1,500/- (for SC/ST candidates). Fee once remitted shall not be refunded under any circumstances.
  • Send a printout of the completed form along with required enclosures in a A4 size envelope by Speedpost / reliable courier (means by which sender may track its movement on internet) to the office of Dean, Admissions & Academic Coordination, Birla Institute of Technology, Mesra, Ranchi – 835215, to reach positively by the due date. 
  • Write “Application for MBA-2016 on top of the envelope”. 
  • Applications reaching after the due date are liable to be rejected / may not be processed. 
  • You can use the Online Application Form to apply for the MBA programme 2016 of the Institute at BIT Allahabad, BIT Jaipur, BIT Kolkata, BIT Lalpur, BIT Mesra, BIT Noida and BIT Patna Centres, in order of your preference. However, you must select all of your wanted preference of Centres before you submit the form online.

Selection Process

Selection to MBA programme for 2016-18 will be made on the basis of CAT 2015 or XAT 2016 or CMAT 2016 or MAT scores together with Group discussion (GD) and Personal interview(s) of candidates.

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