SPM MBA Eligibility

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SPM MBA 2018 Eligibility
Only Candidates who have appeared at Common Admission Test ( CAT ) 2017 conducted by IIMs / Xavier Admission Test ( XAT ) 2018 conducted by XLRI, Jamshedpur are eligible to apply.

A candidate must hold a Bachelor’s Degree, or an equivalent qualification recognized by the Ministry of HRD, Government of India, with at least 50% marks ( 45% for SC / ST candidates ) in aggregate in all semesters / trimesters or equivalent CGPA, of any University incorporated by an act of the central or state legislature in India or other educational institutions established by an act of Parliament or declared to be deemed as a University under section 3 of UGC Act, 1956.

The Bachelor’s degree or equivalent qualification obtained by the candidate must entail a minimum of three years of education.
In case of the candidates being awarded grades / CGPA instead of marks, the equivalence would be based on the equivalence certified by the university / institution from where they have obtained bachelor’s degree.

In case the university / institution does not have any scheme for converting CGPA into equivalent marks, the equivalence would be established by the SPM by dividing earned CGPA with the maximum possible CGPA and multiplying the quotient with 100.

A candidate appearing for the final year examination of bachelor’s degree or equivalent can also apply.Such candidates must have to obtain 50% marks or equivalent in aggregate of all the semesters / years.

    • Such candidates, if selected, will be allowed to join the programme provisionally with an undertaking to submit the final marks sheet/grade sheet not later than 30th September, 2018 and the degree certificate not later than  15th June, 2019 to the School.
    • However, the admission shall be cancellable if the final marks sheet/grade sheet and the degree certificate are not submitted latest by 30th September, 2018 and if the candidate has not met the prescribed eligibility criteria, in such case the fees paid will not be refundable except the deposit money.
  • Non-fulfilment of the above conditions/dates will automatically result in the cancellation of the provisional admission, otherwise the admission shall stand cancelled and the fees paid will not be refundable except the deposit money.