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Institute of Management, Kolhapur

MBA (Gen)

Admission in MBA (Master of Business Administration)



The information and rules given hereby are applicable for admission to the First year of Two Year full time Post Graduate Degree Programme MBA of Bharati Vidyapeeth (Deemed to be University) conducted at Institute of Management Kolhapur. The total sanctioned intake of MBA Programme is 60 seats

The seats will be filled on merit based on their performance in B-MAT Test and GDPI conducted by Bharati Vidyapeeth (Deemed to be University) at the designated centers.

One seat over and above the sanctioned intake in the Programme will be reserved for sons and daughters of migrants from Jammu & Kashmir valley and Defence and Civil Service personnel engaged in fighting against terrorists activities in Jammu & Kashmir valley (Refer D.O.No.F.10-1/2003-Desk(U)dated 5-12-2003).The candidates to be admitted against these seats must have appeared at B-MAT Test conducted by Bharati Vidyapeeth (Deemed to be University), Pune.

15% of the seats are reserved for Management Category. Candidates desirous of seeking admission though management category will have to appear for the B-MAT Test and they should separately apply to the Registrar, Bharati Vidyapeeth (Deemed to be University), Pune on prescribed from available in the University Office


Eligibility :

A graduate with bachelor or Master Degree from any discipline who has passed with minimum 50% marks in aggregate (45% in case of SC/ST Candidates) from a recognized University.

The candidate in the final year Degree (Bachelors or Masters) are also eligible to apply provided they complete their graduation requirements including practical examination, viva, assignments on or before the day of admissions to the institute of their choice. However such candidates will have to produce marks statement of the qualifying examination at the time of counseling. Under no circumstances will an extension of deadline be made. The admission of student, will however, remain provisional until they produce the others candidates on or before Aug. 25th ,2006 failing which the admission would automatically stands cancelled.

The candidate should be Indian National.

Basis of selection for Admission

Basis of selection for Admission:

  • A candidate desirous of seeking admission to MBA programme should fulfill the minimum eligibility condition as laid in above.

  • He/She must have appeared for the B-MAT Test conducted by Bharati Vidyapeeth (Deemed to be University), Pune.

  • The candidates shall be selected for admission on the basis of their ranks in the selection list (prepared on the basis of the marks scored at B-MAT Test) and the availability of the seats for the programme at the time of counselling and admission.

  • In case of candidates securing equal marks, their relative rank will be determined on the basis of the following order of preference.....

  • In case of candidates scoring equal number of marks in B-MAT, the candidates will be ranked according to the percentage of marks scored in aggregate at the HSC or its equivalent examination.

  • If equal, the candidates will be ranked according to their percentage of marks scored in aggregate at SSC or its equivalent examination.

  • If equal, their relative rank will be determined on the basis of computerized random numbering.

Nature of Entrance Test (B-MAT)

Nature of Entrance Test (B-MAT)

  • The entrance test B-MAT for admission to MBA Programme consists of in all 250 marks. It consists of (A) Written Test and (B) Group Discussion and Interview./li>
  • The duration of the B-MAT Test will be for two and half hours

  • The B-MAT Test will consist of in all 200 marks. It consists of 200 multiple choice questions with four alternatives for each. One has to chose the right / probable choice. There is no negative marking. The break up of the marks is as follows:-

Written Test

  Questions Marks
Current Affairs 20


Mathematics at Xth level 30 30
Logical and Abstract Reasoning 50 50
Computer Awareness 20 20
Verbal Ability and Reading Comprehension 40 40
Quantitative Aptitude 20 20
Management Skill 20 20
Total   200

Group Discussion and Interview Marks
Performance in Group Disscussion


Performance in Interview 20
Total 50

Application Procedure

Application Procedure

A candidate desirous of seeking admission to MBA programme should submit the Application Form to the Registrar, Bharati Vidyapeeth (Deemed to be University), Bharati Vidyapeeth Bhawan, L.B.S. Marg, Pune-411030 the Application Form , enclosed along with this brochure, duly completed along with payment of Rs. 600/ - towards Entrance Test fee in cash or through Bank Draft on any nationalised Bank or on any branch of Bharati Sahakari Bank Ltd. drawn in favour of "The Registrar, Bharati Vidyapeeth (Deemed to be University)" payable at Pune.

The complete application form along with payment of test fee is to be submitted to the the Registrar, Bharati Vidyapeeth (Deemed to be University), Bharati Vidyapeeth Bhawan, L.B.S. Marg, Pune-30, either in person or through post / courier.

An incomplete Application Form or an Application Form not accompanied with necessary payment, will not be entertained and processed. The University will not be responsible for any delay or loss of Application / counseling Letter / any communication in transit. Such a delay will not be condoned.

Issue of Admission Cards

Issue of Admission Cards

Admission cards for B-MAT Test will be dispatched by post to the candidates under the certificate of posting . The admissions card will indicate Roll Number and Test Center allotted to the candidate with its address.

The candidate must not mutilate the admission card or change any entry, made there in after it has been authenticated by the authorities.

In case the admission card is not received by a candidate , he /she should contact the office of the Bharati Vidyapeeth at New Delhi, kolhapur or Pune one day prior to test during working hours for collecting photographs along with him/her and a proof of submission / mailing of the application form.

Counseling and Spot Admission

Counseling and Spot Admission

There will be result list showing rank of candidates based on performance at B-CAT/B-MAT Test. The counseling session will be held as per schedule at Pune in Bharati Vidyapeeth (Deemed to be University).

The counseling session will be strictly conducted as per the scheduled time and date specified in this Brouchure. Any candidate in the List reporting after scheduled time will be offered seat as per availability of seats at the time of his/her turn for counseling.

The following Certificates in original along with duly attested 5 copies each of the same are to be submitted at the time of counseling

  • Statement of marks (Last qualifying examination)
  • Passing / Degree Certificate ( Last qualifying examination)
  • Migration Certificate from the University from which the candidate has passed the last examination ( other than Bharati Vidyapeeth)
  • Transference / Leaving Certificate from the College last attended
  • Character Certificate from the Principal of the college last attended
  • Affidavit regarding Gap in education on Rs. 20/- Stamp Paper if applicable
  • Caste Certificate (in case of SC/ST candidates)
  • Caste Validity Certificate (for SC/ST candidates)
  • Change in name Certificate (if any, for married female students)
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