CMAT Cutoff 2018

Oct. 18, 2017 content.teams

CMAT Cutoff 2018CMAT Cutoff 2018 – The cutoff of CMAT is the minimum qualifying marks that candidates have to score to qualify the exam and become eligible for next round of selection procedure. CMAT cutoff is released by the participating institutes that accept CMAT score. The cutoff is likely to be released after the declaration of result. CMAT 2018 cut off will vary as per the institutes and depends on factors such as difficulty level of test, availability of seats, number of test takers. CMAT cutoff of top business schools ranges in between 290 to 200. CMAT 2018 exam is scheduled to be conducted on January 20. Candidates can check below previous years and expected CMAT cutoff.

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CMAT 2018 cutoff dates

CMAT cutoff will be declared in February. CMAT result will be announced on February 14, 2018. For more details candidates can check the table below.

CMAT cutoff dates

Events Dates
CMAT 2018 exam January 20, 2018
CMAT 2018 result to be announced February 14, 2018
CMAT cutoff to be released February 2018

What is CMAT cutoff 2018?

CMAT cutoff is the minimum marks decided by the participating institutes to call candidates for Group Discussion (GD) and Personal Interview (PI). Candidates securing equal to or more than the cutoff will be shortlisted for next round of selection procedure. CMAT cutoff might be in the form of percentage or percentile.

CMAT expected cutoff 2018

CMAT expected cutoff of various participating institutes is released by the coaching institutes. The expected cutoff has been prepared based on the previous years’ cutoffs released by management institutes. Candidates can check expected CMAT cutoff below

CMAT Cutoff Scores 2018 (Expected)

S.No. Institute Name CMAT Cutoff Percentile CMAT Cutoff Score
1. Jamnalal Bajaj Institute of Management Studies (JBIMS) Mumbai 99.92 285
2. Goa Institute of Management, Goa 99.85 260
3. K J Somaiya Institute of Management Studies & Research (KJSIMSR), Mumbai 99.20 246
4. We School Mumbai 99.06 244
5. Pune University Department of Management Studies (PUMBA DMS) 96.42 210
6. MET Institute of Management, Mumbai 97.27 218
7. XISS Ranchi 95 199
8. Acharya Bangalore Business School (ABBS), Bangalore 90 180
9. Prin. LN Welingkar Institute of Management Development and Research, Bangalore 85 -
10. Prin. LN Welingkar Institute of Management Development and Research, Mumbai 85 -
11. Asia Pacific Institute of Management, New Delhi 85 180
12. IFIM Business School, Bangalore 85 -
13. Prestige Institute of Management, Gwalior 84 -
14. Jaipuria Institute of Management, Noida 82 170
15. Lovely Professional University (MBA), Phagwara 80 -
16. Birla Institute of Technology, Mesra, Ranchi 75 160
17. Dr. D. Y. Patil Vidyapeeth, Pune 75 160
18. PSG Institute of Management, Coimbatore 75 -
19. School of Communication and Management Studies, Cochin 75 -
20. Vignana Jyothi Institute of Management, Hyderabad 75 -
21. BIMTECH Greater Noida 75 -
22. Institute of Management Technology (IMT), Nagpur & Hyderabad 70 -
23. Amrita School of Business, Coimbatore - 300
24. Great Lakes Institute of Management, Chennai - 280
25. SIES College of Management Studies, Mumbai - 232
26. N L Dalmia Institute of Management Studies & Research, Mumbai - 227
27. Gian Jyoti Institute of Management and Technology, Mohali - 220
28. University of Petroleum & Energy Studies (UPES), Dehradun - 213
29. Singhad Institute, Pune - 200
30. Institute of Public Enterprise, Hyderabad - 200
31. MIT School of Business, Pune - 200
32. IES Management College and Research Centre, Mumbai - 198
33. Asia Pacific Institute of Management, Delhi - 180
34. Indira School of Business Studies, Pune - 160
35. Jaipuria Institute of Management, Lucknow 60 -
36. Kirloskar Institute of Advanced Management Studies, Harihar & Pune 60 -
37. Thiagarajar School of Management, Madurai 60 -
38. Siva Sivani Institute of Management, Secunderabad 60 -
39. AIMS Bangalore 60 -
40. Doon Business School, Dehradun 60 -

Factors affecting CMAT cutoff 2018

CMAT cutoff will depend on the following factors.

  • Exam’s difficulty level
  • Availability of seats
  • Number of candidates appearing for the exam

CMAT 2018 Merit list

CMAT merit list will be prepared based on the scores obtained by candidates in the exam. The merit list will contain the rank, overall and sectional scores and percentile. Based on a candidate’s rank in the merit list as well as CMAT cutoff, they will be called for GD and PI. The percentile will be calculated using the formula.

Percentile P = ( (N- Rank of the candidate)/ N) x 100

Note: P is the percentile and N is the total number of candidates appeared for the exam.

How the scores will be calculated in CMAT 2018?

CMAT scores will be calculated through the following method.

  • Candidates for correct answer will score + 4 marks
  • -1 mark deducted for wrong answer
  • No marks will be awarded for questions left unattempted.

CMAT result 2018

CMAT result will be announced online and will be available in the form of merit list. CMAT result 2018 will have roll number, name, score, rank and percentile of all the candidates. CMAT scorecard will be released after the declaration of result. On the basis of a candidate’s performance in GE, PI or WAT as well as CMAT scores will be offered admission to various management programmes in institutes and universities approved by AICTE. CMAT scores will be valid for the academic year 2018-19.

CMAT participating institutes

CMAT scores will be accepted for admission to over 1000 management institutes affiliated under AICTE. On the basis of CMAT cutoff, candidates will be selected to these participating institutes. The participating institutes will be conducting the GD and PI. Candidates can check below top CMAT participating institutes.

Lists of CMAT participating institutes

S. No. Name of the College City
1 Doon Business School Dehradun
2 Teri University Delhi
3 Asia Pacific Institute of Management Delhi
4 KJ Somaiya Institute of Management Studies and Research Mumbai
5 Jaipuria Institute of Management Noida
6 Birla Institute of Technology Mesra
7 Dr. DY Patil Institute of Management Pune
8 Acharya Bangalore Business School Bangalore
9 Indian Institute of Social Welfare and Business Kolkata
10 Indira School of Management Studies Pune
11 Indian Institute of Plantation Management Bangalore
12 Future Business School Kolkata
13 Acharya Bangalore Business School Bangalore
14 KIIT School of Management Bhubaneswar
15 ITM Business School Bangalore

About CMAT 2018

Common Management Admission Test (CMAT) is a national level entrance examination conducted by All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE). CMAT comprises Quantitative Technique, Logical Reasoning, Language Comprehension and General Awareness.

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