Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University (GGSIPU), New Delhi the erstwhile IP University starts  registration for Centralized Online Counselling on July 15, 2020 for MBA admission 2020. IP University will not conduct MBA CET 2020 for admission 2020-22 batch. Candidates will be selected on the basis CAT 2019 scores. The IPU MBA 2020 application process though CAT 2019 score has closed on May 31, 2020 while the application process without CAT 2019 score requirement is open till July 20, 2020

MBA Programs offered

GGSIPU offers following MBA programs:

  1. Master of Business Administration
  2. Master of Business Administration (Financial Analysis)
  3. Master of Business Administration (International Business)
  4. Master of Business Administration (Financial Management)
  5. Master of Business Administration (IT)

IPU MBA Admission 2020 through CAT 2019

GGSIPU in its MBA 2020 admission notification dated August 26, 2019 clarified that it would accept CAT 2019 score for MBA/FM/IB/FA admission 2020-21 instead of conducting its own exam. There would not be IPU CET 2020 for MBA admission 2020 in USMS-GGSIPU and all its 80+ affiliated colleges located in Delhi, New Delhi, Greater Noida, Noida, Baghpat, Sonepat and other places in Delhi NCR.

CAT 2019 & IPU CET 2020

For the MBA 2020-22 batch, now the University School of Management Studies (USMS) at GGSIPU and its affiliated colleges will accept score of CAT 2019 exam without IPU CET 2020 exam. This will offer the MBA admission opportunity to the candidates who scored high in CAT 2019 without taking GGSIPU CET 2020.

IPU CET 2020 Registration

IPU CET 2020 Registration and application process started in March 2020  and was closed on May 31,2020.

Key Points to Note

IPU CET 2020 Exam Dates

Since admission to flagship MBA at USMS-GGSIPU is through CAT 2019, its own Entrance Test known as GGSIPU CET will not have any weightage in shortlisting. All the 80 MBA colleges affiliated to GGSIPU would accept the CAT 2019 for admission.

MBA CET exam schedule is announced every year by GGSIPU in the month of February and the Entrance exam is conducted in the month of April/May for different MBA courses. This year there is no IPU MBA CET 2020 for admission to MBA 2020-22 batch.

Programme nameLast date to applyIPU CET 2020 exam dateApplication fee
MBA (IT)July 20, 2020To be AnnouncedRs.1000/-
MBAMay 31, 2020Not ApplicableRs.1000/-

MBA CET 2020, only if seats remain vacant
According to GGSIPU Admission 2020 notification, “The University shall conduct admissions in regular MBA programmes in the University School of Management Studies and affiliated institutes for the Academic Session 2020-21 on the basis of merit in CAT 2019. If Seats remain vacant after counselling on the basis of merit of CAT, then counselling shall be conducted on the basis of score in CMAT. In case seats still remain vacant even after exhausting CAT and CMAT merit, the University will consider admission in MBA programmes by conducting Common Entrance Test to be conducted by GGSIPU.”

IPU CET MBA 2020 Exam Pattern
GGSIPU CET is different for different MBA programmes. The IPU CET exam is mow online for MBA (IT) and has different sectional composition as under:


Section NameNumber of QuestionsWeightage
English Language & Comprehension4530%
Numerical Ability & Mathematics4530%
Computer Science1510%
Reasoning Ability & Data Interpretation4530%

GGSIPU MBA (IT) CET 2020: Key Facts & Scoring Pattern 

Shortlisting and Final Admission Process

Accordingly, the merit list shall be prepared on the basis of marks earned by each candidate, on a scale of 100 comprising academic profile and marks obtained in Personal Interview.

IPU CET MBA 2020 Eligibility
The IPU CET MBA 2020 eligibility criteria for different MBA programmes are different.

IPU CET MBA Eligibility

IPU CET MBA (IT) Eligibility

MBA Colleges under IPU CET 2020
MBA at University School of Management Studies (USMS) – Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University (GGSIPU), Delhi has become one of the sought after management programmes with low fee structure during past few years. Apart from its own B-school, GGSIPU has number of top MBA colleges in Delhi affiliated to it.  

Apart from USMS, the GGSIPU affiliated management colleges for MBA admission 2020 include Banarsidas Chandiwala Institute Of Professional Studies;  Bhagwan Parshuram Institute Of Technology; Delhi Institute Of Advanced Studies; Delhi Technical Campus; Maharaja Agrasen Institute of Technology; Management Education & Research Institute; Rukmini Devi Institute of Advanced Studies; Tecnia Institute of Advanced Studies among others.

List of GGSIPU MBA Colleges with Intake
List of institutes affiliated to GGSIPU New Delhi consists of 80+ colleges. Out of them, the GGSIPU MBA college and other top 10 GGSIPU affiliated MBA colleges with their distinct MBA programmes & intake are given below:

Name of MBA collegesProgramme offeredIntake
University School of Management Studies (USMS) – Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University (GGSIPU), DelhiMBA MBA (IT)120  60
Banarsidas Chandiwala Institute Of Professional Studies, Dwarka, New DelhiMBA120
Bhagwan Parshuram Institute Of Technology, Rohini, DelhiMBA 60
Delhi Institute Of Advanced Studies, Rohini, DelhiMBA120
Delhi Technical Campus, KP-III, Greater NOIDA, UPMBA120
Maharaja Agrasen Institute of Technology, Rohini, Delhi –MBA MBA (2nd shift)120  60
Management Education & Research Institute, Janak Puri, New Delhi MBA MBA (2nd shift)120 120
Rukmini Devi Institute of Advanced Studies, Rohini, DelhiMBA MBA (2nd Shift)120 120
Tecnia Institute of Advanced Studies, Rohini, DelhiMBA MBA (2nd shift)120 120
C-DAC, NOIDA (formaly Electronics Research & Development Centre of India) Govt. of India, Institutional Area, Sector – 62, NOIDAMBA (IT) 60

While USMS is the on-campus B-School of GGSIPU Delhi, other MBA colleges in Delhi are affiliated to Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University and offer GGSIPU MBA degree.

Commonly known as IP University, Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University (GGSIPU) is first University established in 1998 by Govt. of NCT of Delhi under the provisions of Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University Act, 1998 and is recognized by University Grants Commission (UGC), India. The university is located at Dwarka in New Delhi. The MBA at USMS-GGSIPU Delhi has become a unique and progressive programme with its distinct curriculum and innovative teaching methodology.


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