Which One Is The Better Option for MBA?
MBA or Master in business administration has most opted career option in the country. Even after having a prominent career like in engineering, media or in any other field people opt MBA to boost or change their career. There is the number of institutes available for MBA with the option of regular, correspondence or online MBA courses too. In all of these MBA institutions, some offers direct admission and some take the entrance test for the admission. To take the admission in MBA there are few common entrance test which considers by institutes and some institutes have their own entrance exam for MBA. Below here some of the information gathered and presented of entrance exams for admission in MBA.
MAT (Management Aptitude Test) one of the very common entrance exam for MBA and conducted by AIMA (All India Management Association). CAT (Common Admission Test), GMAT (Graduate Management Admission Test) considered as the toughest entrance exam for MBA, candidates willing to take admission in prime B-schools appear in this exam. XAT (Xavier Aptitude Test) is the entrance test to take admission in XLRI, Jameshdpur (Now in Delhi too). Where IIFT (Indian Institute of Foreign Trade) is known for its flagship programme only and that is MBA in International Business, the candidates have to appear in the entrance test conducted by IIFT itself. OPENMAT is the format of entrance exam for IGNOU (Indira Gandhi National Open University). CMAT (Common Management Admission Test) is conducted by AICTE. ATMA (AIMS Test for Management Admissions) is also one of the MBA entrance exam conducted by AIMS. IRMA ( Institute of Rural Management Anand) & SNAP (Symbiosis National Aptitude Test) are also institute based MBA entrance exams.
Now, here the confusion comes for the candidates whether one is fresher or experienced. Which one of the entrance exam for MBA they should pick. Whether to go the one who connects to prime B-schools Or direct entrance exam of the institute or the common one.
The candidates who already set the target to take admission in a particular institute like in prime B-school. They will prepare for either institute based entrance exam or the common one which considered by the B-school.
The preparation you should start with the basics of Verbal Ability, English Comprehension, Data Interpretation, these are the topics most common in all level of MBA entrance exam. Apart from all these topics in the XAT exam, the one section is of “Decision Making” and IIFT include General Knowledge section.
The candidates preparing for IIFT, IRMA and SNAP include watching, listening and reading the news every day to practice for General Knowledge section is important.
Candidates, whether doing self-study Or taking coaching classes, include the e-mock test in everyday practice. As all the entrance exams will be held online so the time management is very important. E-mock test series provides you the format of entrance exam with the time frame that helps you to practice and work on time management. Many online educational sites provide e-mock for MBA entrance exam, where you can register and practice. Sabakuch.com one of the best educational website that provides an e-mock test for MBA with the help of free test series you can do online preparation for MBA. Practice and prepare in the right direction is more important than choosing the best option for an MBA.