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Eligibility Criteria/Cut-off for Admissions 2022

Calcutta Business School (CBS) is one of the prominent Management Institute formed in 2008 in Kolkata. The B-School offers only one Post Graduate Diploma program in Management (PGDM). The candidates need to have the basic requirement specified by the B-School for getting admission to the program. The candidates will be selected on a few factors and not just entrance exam scores. The application form should be submitted through the official website of the B-School.

Type of Institute

Private B-School

Popular name

CBS Kolkata

Admission Criteria

Entrance Based

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Exams Accepted


Application mode



CBS PGDM Admission

The B-School offers only one program in the management stream at the PG level, Post Graduate Diploma in Management. The program requires minimum eligibility of a bachelor's degree in any discipline with no less than 50% aggregate marks from any recognized University. The candidate will be selected based on academic excellence, entrance exam score, and performance in GD and PI rounds. If the candidate has any work experience, it will be a plus for getting selected.

Eligibility Criteria

Selection Criteria


Bachelor's Degree with 50% in any discipline

Entrance Exam, Academics, GD, PI, and Work Experience

2 years


PGDM Entrance Exams:


Application Date

Exam Date


2nd week of August

last week of November


3rd week of August

1st week of January


2nd week of March

1st week of May


1st week of November

Last week of January


3rd week of February

3rd week of May


CBS MAT Cutoff:


CMAT Cutoff 2019

PGDM Marketing


PGDM Operation


PGDM Finance





CBS Application Procedure:

The B-School is accepting the application forms for admission through online mode. Candidates will have to get the application form from the CBS official website for PGDM admission. The candidate must fill in all the necessary details and submit them by paying the application form fee through Net banking or Debit/Credit card.


by Chiranthan, 10 Jan 2021
Class of 2021

CBS offers a PGDM program for over a span of two-years, full time in disciplines such as marketing, HR, finance and operations management. Calcutta Business School Admission is done through the online mode via the official website of CBS. The basic criteria requirement includes: 1. The candidate will have to secure a bachelor’s degree in any discipline from a recognized university, having secured a min. of 50% average marks. 2. The candidates will have to write the CAT/MAT/XAT/CMAT/GMAT any of the tests taken by the candidate and an optimal score will play a vital role through the selection process. The shortlisted candidates’ will have to undergo a psychometric test, followed by a written aptitude test. The candidates work experience also counts for an advantage. The candidates have to attend a group discussion and a personal interview. Post which, the candidates are selected.

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How to take admission
Asked by Swarnika Rani

replied on 18-Feb-2021 16:58:41
  • Interested in getting admission to PGDM at Calcutta Business School, you must have completed a bachelor's degree in any discipline with a 50% aggregate score and must obtain a valid score in any entrance tests such as C MAT, XAT, ATMA, or JEMAT. The final selection will be based on Group Discussion, Personal Interview, and entrance exam score
  • If you are eligible, you can fill up the application form online by logging into the official web portal and must pay the stipulated application fee charges, which cost INR 1500.

My B.Com result is not satisfactory.But I am very much interested to take admission at this institut
Asked by Abhra Das

replied on 08-Jun-2018 07:37:33

Hi Abhra Das, 

Admission for MBA:

  • Admission for MBA will be made, considering the student’s marks in entrance examination along with score in graduation. 
  • Student willing to join the institute should have a minimum of 50% aggregate in graduation along with a valid score in CAT/MAT/XAT/CMAT/JEMAT entrance examination. 
  • Students, if not meeting the aove mentioned criteria can even opt for admission through management quota for which the fee will be slightly higher.

Admission for MBA in Finance
Asked by Animesh Kundu

replied on 12-Apr-2018 13:36:32

Hi Animesh Kundu,

Admission details for MBA in Finance at Calcutta Business School:

  • A valid score in CAT/MAT/CMAT/XAT/JEMAT along with 50% aggregate in graduation is mandatory.
  • Students with the above mentioned criteria can apply for the course online/offline with the required details. 

What is the fee for distance pgdm How can I get admission
Asked by Bashu deo pathak

replied on 13-Feb-2018 05:10:10

Hi Bashu Deo Pathak,

The Admission Procedure and the Eligibility for the course PGDM in Calcutta Business School is:

The Eligibility Criteria is:

  • The minimum requirement for admission to the program is 3-year bachelor’s degree or equivalent in any discipline form a recognized University.
  • And the aspirants appearing for final year bachelor’s degree examinations (or an equivalent examination) can also apply.
  • And the minimum percentage required is 50 percent marks from a recognized university 

The Admission Procedure is:

  • The aspirants are selected based on past academic record, work experience, CAT/ MAT/ XAT/ CMAT/ Joint Entrance Management Aptitude Test (JEMAT) score and performance in group discussion and personal interview.

And the fee for the course is:

  • The fees for the course PGDM is 730000 and the fees for 2 years
  • The course is been provided in a full time basis
  • And the fees for the course for 1 year PGDM is 365000

admission criteria and how can I apply for this college?
Asked by Priyanka kumari

replied on 12-Jan-2018 12:04:20

Hi Priyanka Kumari,

MBA in Calcutta Business School:


  • Graduation with minimum 50% aggregate from a recognized university.
  • Candidate should have a valid score in CAT/MAT/CMAT/XAT/JEMAT entrance examination.


  • Can apply online or offline with the required information.
  • Shortlisting is based on the score obtained in entrance exam followed by Group Discussion and Personal Interview.   

Fee Structure:

  • Approximately INR 685000/- for the complete course.

What is the selection process for mba?
Asked by Priyanka kumari

replied on 12-Jan-2018 12:07:27

Hi Priyanka Kumari,

Selection process for MBA at Calcutta Business School:

  • Shortlisted candidates will be called for the personal interview based on marks obtained in graduation and entrance exam.
  • Admission will be done on the basis of academic credentials, entrance exam and also performance in personal interview.
  • Final decisions will be made considering graduation score, entrance exam score, and personnel interview score. 

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