Loyola Institute of Business Administration or LIBA is a business school located in Tamil Nadu, India with affiliations with the University of Madras. Established in 1979, this autonomous school offers a full-time 2 year MBA program, part-time 3 year MBA program and numerous executive diploma courses and certificate programs in various management disciplines. LIBA is ranked among the top three B-schools in the southern region by Times of India.
LIBA accepts XAT/CAT scores for its flagship two-year PGDM program and the selection of the shortlisted candidates depends on his/her performance in the entrance tests (CAT and XAT), group discussion and the final personal interview round held in Bangalore, Chennai, Delhi, Hyderabad, Kolkata, and Mumbai.
The latest cut off figures for LIBA are mentioned as follows:
XAT: 80 percentile
CAT: 80 percentile (QA: 42, DILR: 49, VA: 18)
Apart from the sectional cut off, LIBA also places different weightages on different sections of CAT:
QA: 30%, DILR: 30%, VARC: 40%
In the final selection, 60% weightage is given to CAT/XAT score while 40% weightage goes to academic profile, group discussion and personal interview.