• IBS Aptitude Test

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Update on: 25 Oct 2022 14:16:09 PM

IBS Aptitude Test (IBSAT) is a national-level entrance exam conducted by the ICFAI Foundation for Higher Education for admission to MBA/PGPM programmes offered at 9 campuses of the ICFAI Business School (IBS). IBSAT is held for two hours in a proctored home-based test. All the qualified candidates will have to attend a selection briefing round and then appear for the final selection rounds, including Group Discussion (GD) and Personal Interview (PI) rounds. Check the complete exam details here 

IBSAT 2022 - ICFAI Foundation for Higher Education has started the registration process for the IBS Aptitude Test (IBSAT) in online mode. Interested candidates can apply for IBSAT 2022 till 16th December. They will have to visit the official website - ibsindia.org to fill out the application form of IBSAT 2022. As per the dates mentioned on the official website, IBSAT will be conducted in the 4th week of December 2022 in the proctored home based test. The IBSAT MBA entrance exam will have multiple-choice questions. Candidates will have to complete the paper within 2 hours and the IBSAT 2022 questions will be based on quantitative techniques, data interpretation, data adequacy, vocabulary, analytical reasoning and reading comprehension. In this article, you would get to understand all the information which is necessary to become associated with IBS through IBSAT. 

IBSAT 2022 Application Form - Direct Link (Available Now)

IBSAT 2022 Overview 



Exam name

ICFAI Business School Aptitude Test 

Exam Conducting Body

ICFAI Foundation For Higher Education 



Exam Frequency

Once a year


120 minutes (2 Hours)


Proctored home-based test


Verbal Ability, Quantitative Ability, Reading Comprehension, Data Adequacy and Data Interpretation

Exam Pattern

140 questions in MCQ format



Course/s offered


Exam website


IBSAT 2022 Dates 



Last date for IBSAT Registration

16th December 2022

IBSAT exam date

24th and 25th December 2022

IBSAT result

1st week of January 2023

Selection Briefings

2nd week of January 2023

IBSAT Selection Process

February/March 2023

IBSAT 2022 Eligibility Criteria 

Before filling out the IBSAT application form 2022, the candidates must ensure that they meet the eligibility requirements as prescribed by the officials. In case, at any later stage, if they do not meet the IBSAT eligibility criteria, candidates will be rejected. Go through the eligibility mentioned below -

  • Candidates who have completed their graduation in any discipline with at least 50% marks will be eligible for IBSAT 2022. Those who are in their final year of graduation are also eligible. 
  • They must have completed a minimum of 15 years of regular education (on 10+2+3 or 10+2+4 basis).
  • Also, the medium of teaching/instruction must be English. 

Also Read: IBSAT Detailed Eligibility Criteria

How to Register for IBSAT 2022

Candidates can fill IBSAT 2022 registration form from the official website. While IBSAT registration, candidates have to enter their personal as well as academic details. Apart from online mode, candidates can also get the IBSAT application form at any of the marketing offices by paying the requisite application fee in cash. Also, they must ensure they have a valid email address and mobile number before they apply for IBSAT. While filling the application form of IBSAT 2022, candidates will have to pay the application fee of Rs 1800. Check below the things required for IBSAT registration 2022 - 

  • Arrange for important documents such as mark sheets of Xth, XIIth, and graduation as they will be required in filling out the application form.
  • Keep aside a colour photograph (Full face till the shoulders) in jpeg or gif format. The photograph size should not exceed 25KB and should be approximately 140 – 160 pixels
  • Decide the campus preference in mind so that you do not face any ambiguity while filling out the form

To apply through in online mode, candidates have to visit the official website of the IBS BUSINESS SCHOOL. They can apply for admission in IBS Hyderabad through any of the below-mentioned test scores:

  1. IBSAT Score
  2. GMAT Score
  3. CAT Score
  4. NMAT by GMAC
  5. MAT Score
  6. CMAT Score
  7. XAT Score

Also Read: How to register for IBSAT Exam

IBSAT 2022 Exam Pattern

ICFAI Foundation for Higher Education has released the IBSAT 2022 exam pattern on its official website. As per the available exam pattern of IBSAT 2022, the paper will have a total of 140 questions and candidates have to complete the paper within 120 minutes (2 hours). The question paper for IBSAT 2022 will have questions on Verbal Ability, Quantitative Ability, Data Adequacy and Data Interpretation, and Reading Comprehension. For better understanding, we have provided a detailed IBSAT exam pattern at the link mentioned below.

Also Read: Detailed IBSAT Exam Pattern

IBSAT 2022 Syllabus: Section-wise

IBSAT is a computer-based test that comprises 4 sections. The syllabus of each section is mentioned as under:

Verbal Ability Section

This section aims to test the verbal aptitude of the aspirants through these topics:

  1. Reading Comprehension
  2. Verbal Reasoning
  3. Syllogisms
  4. Contextual usage
  5. Analogies

Quantitative Aptitude Section

This section aims to test the quantities aptitude of the aspirants through these topics:

  1. Geometry
  2. Arithmetic and Algebra

Data Adequacy & Data Interpretation

This section aims to test the data interpretation aptitude of the aspirants through these topics:

  1. Bar Chart
  2. Pie Diagrams
  3. Line Charts
  4. Mixed Charts

Also Read: IBSAT Exam Section-wise detailed Syllabus

Selection Process for IBSAT 2022

It is important to understand the selection process for the entrance exam to which they have applied. If they would be aware of the selection process beforehand, then preparation can be done in no time. The selection process also means that there are various stages wherein they have a high chance to get eliminated. Hence, performing at their best is the only option that you have. Here we bring for the various stages wherein the aptitude and attitude would be analyzed on several dimensions.

Also Read: IBSAT Selection process and criteria

List of Institutes/Colleges and Programmes under IBSAT 2022

IBSAT offers admission as per the merit scored by the candidate in IBSAT along with the GD/PI which follows thereon. There are 9 campuses of IBSAT which accept the score of IBSAT. Find out about the institutes and the campuses.

Also Read: List of institutes that accept IBSAT Sores

Highlights of IBSAT Test

ICFAI Business School (IBS) is one of the best B-Schools in the country that provides excellent academic delivery and infrastructure to its students. IBS also offers innovative and globally accepted programs and great opportunities for all-round development. The institute believes in 100% case-based learning which makes it a unique MBA institute.

Every year IBS conducts the IBSAT entrance exam to shortlist candidates for its nine campuses which are equipped with state-of-the-art infrastructure. Alongside, it should also be noted that approximately 50,000-60,000 students appear in this exam to become associated with IBS.

  1. This test gives the applicants a single-window opportunity to apply to 9 IBS campuses.
  2. IBS campuses are located at Hyderabad, Ahmedabad, Bangalore, Dehradun, Gurgaon, Jaipur, Kolkata, Mumbai, and Pune.

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