IIM Cutoff

Jan. 11, 2018 14222 content.teams

IIM Cutoff 2018IIM Cutoff  – CAT result 2017 has been announced and the Indian Institutes of Management (IIMs), which rank among the best business schools in India, will declare their own separate cutoff for admission to their respective postgraduate management programmes. Besides CAT 2017, candidates will be evaluated on the basis of written ability test and personal interview, their Statement of Purpose and past academic performance. Each of the 20 IIMs will declare their own separate IIM Cutoff 2018 and only those candidates who meet those cutoffs will be eligible for subsequent rounds of selection. Barring a couple of IIMs, the rest have already declared their IIM Cutoff 2018 including BLACKIS (Ahmedabad, Calcutta, Lucknow, Bengaluru, Indore, Kozhikode and Shillong). In this article, candidates can find complete information on IIM cutoff 2018.

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What is IIM Cutoff 2018?

Qualifying CAT cutoff is the minimum CAT percentile that candidates must score to be eligible for subsequent rounds of admission. Every year, each IIMs announces its own admission criteria in which the CAT cutoff scores are mentioned. The cutoff score of IIMs are based on the overall and sectional percentile. The IIM cutoff 2018 also differs for the different categories of candidates. For general category candidates, the IIM CAT cut off is higher than the cutoff for NC-OBC/ SC/ ST candidates.

IIM Call Letter

IIM Bangalore and IIM Ahmedabad have released their respective call letters for subsequent rounds of selection, which include a Written Ability Test (WAT), Group Discussion (GD) and Personal Interview (PI). Check the table below containing the link to download the IIM call letter.

S.No.
IIMs
Link to download
1.
IIM Ahmedabad - Admission Status
2.
IIM Bangalore - PGP 2018: Call For Interview
3. IIM Calcutta - Short-listing for PGP-PGDM, 2018-20 Batch Click here
4. IIM Kozhikode - registration for stage 2 shortlist of PGP Admissions 2018-20 is open till Jan 12 Click here


IIM Cutoff 2018: Overall and Sectional Cutoffs of IIMs

In CAT 2017, there were three sections – Verbal Ability & Reading Comprehension (VRC), Data Interpretation & Logical Reasoning (DI & LR), and Quantitative Ability (QA). Apart from overall cutoff, IIMs will also announce sectional cutoff for each of these sections. For example, as per CAT cutoff announced by IIM Calcutta, general category candidates have to score overall 90 percentile and sectional 80 percentile. For IIM Ahmedabad, overall and sectional percentile requirements are 80 and 70 respectively. MBA aspirants have to meet overall as well as sectional IIM cutoff requirements to be eligible for the next rounds of admission.

IIM Ahmedabad Cutoff 2018

IIM CAT cutoff 2018 has been announced by IIM Ahmedabad. As per the cutoff criteria of IIM Ahmedabad, general category candidates must have an overall 80 percentile in CAT 2017 exam to be eligible for the next rounds of admission. Moreover, candidates must have a minimum percentile of 70 in every section of CAT 2017 exam. For NC-OBC, SC, ST and PWD candidates the minimum IIM cutoff is 75, 70, 60 and 70 respectively. Candidates who fail to meet the IIM CAT cutoff criteria of IIM Ahmedabad will not be eligible for the next rounds of admission.

IIM 2018 Ahmedabad Cutoff

Category
QA
DI & LR
VARC
Overall Percentile
General
70
70
70
80
NC – OBC
65
65
65
75
SC
60
60
60
70
ST
50
50
50
60
PwD – DA
60
60
60
70


IIM Calcutta Cutoff 2018

The cutoff criteria of IIM Calcutta is higher than the cutoff criteria of IIM Ahmedabad. As per the IIM cutoff 2018 announced by IIM Calcutta, general category candidates must have at least 90 percentile in CAT 2017. Also, candidates must have minimum sectional percentile of 80 in CAT 2017. Candidates who meet the IIM Calcutta cutoff requirements will be considered for the next rounds of admissions which comprise Written Ability Test (WAT) and Personal Interview (PI).

IIM 2018 Calcutta Cutoff

Category
QA
DI & LR
VARC
Overall Percentile
General 80 80 80 90
NC-OBC 75 75 75 85
SC 65 65 65 70
ST 60 60 60 70
PWD/DA 60 60 60 70


IIM Lucknow Cutoff 2018

IIM Lucknow, the conducting body of CAT 2017, has also announced its cutoff criteria. Candidates belonging to the general category will be eligible for the next rounds of admissions for PGPM programme only if they have an overall 90 percentile and sectional 85 percentile in CAT 2017. Candidates can check the table given below for category-wise IIM CAT cutoff 2018 for IIM Lucknow.

IIM Lucknow Cutoff 2018 for PGPM Programme

Category VARC DI & LR QA Total
General 85 85 85 90
NC-OBC 77 77 77 82
SC 55 55 55 70
ST 50 50 50 65
PwD 50 50 50 65

Apart from PGPM, IIML has also released the cutoff criteria for PGP-ABM and PGP-SM programme.


IIM Indore Cutoff 2018

IIM Indore has released the IIM cutoff 2018 criteria for PGP and PGP-HRM programmes. Cutoff criteria for both these programmes is same. For general category candidates, overall CAT 2017 cutoff is 90 and sectional cutoff is 80. This means, only those candidates who have a sectional percentile of 80 and overall percentile of 90 in CAT 2017 will be eligible for the next rounds of admission which comprise WAT and PI.

IIM 2018 Indore Cutoff

Category QA Percentile DI & LR Percentile VRC Percentile Overall Percentile
General 80 80 80 90
NC-OBC 70 70 70 80
SC 55 55 55 60
ST 45 45 45 50
PWD 45 45 45 50


IIM Bangalore cutoff 2018

IIM Bangalore cutoff was announced on September 12, 2017. The cutoff criteria of IIM Bangalore is higher than the cutoff of IIM Ahmedabad. As per IIM Bangalore cutoff, general category candidates have to secure 90 percentile in CAT 2017. While the cutoff criteria for NC-OBC and SC/ST/PWD is 80 and 75 percentile respectively. The sectional cutoff for general category is 85 percentile in VARC and 80 each in DILR and QA. The cutoff for NC-OBC is 75 percentile in VARC while that for DILR and QA it is 70. The CAT 2018 sectional cutoff for SC is 70 percentile in VARC while that for DILR and QA is 65. On the basis of sectional and overall IIM Bangalore cutoff candidates will be selected for Personal Interview (PI) and Written Ability Test (WAT).

IIM Bangalore cutoff for 2018-20 batch

Category VARC DILR Quant Overall Percentile
General 85 80 80 90
NC-OBC 75 70 70 80
SC 70 65 65 75
ST 60 60 60 75
PWD 60 60 60 75


IIM Bodh Gaya Cutoff 2018

The Indian Institute of Management (IIM) Bodh Gaya has announced the CAT 2017 cutoff for admissions to Post Graduate Diploma in Management (PGDM). IIM Bodh Gaya cutoff 2018 for general category candidates is 90 and the sectional cutoff is 80. For candidates belonging to NC-OBC category, the cutoff is 75 and sectional cutoff is 55. Candidates can check below for IIM Bodh Gaya Cutoff.

IIM Bodh Gaya Cutoff

Category Verbal Ability (VA) Data Interpretation & Logical Reasoning (DI & LR) Quantitative Ability (QA) Overall
General  80 80  80 90
NC-OBC  55 55 55 75
SC  50 50 50 55
ST 30 30 30 35
DA 30 30 30 35


IIM Kozikode cutoff 2018

The Indian Institute of Management (IIM) Kozhikode has announced the overall and sectional cutoff percentile for admission to PGP 2018-20 batch. IIM Kozhikode cutoff for General and OBC (NC) category is 90 and 80 percentile respectively. The cutoff for SC and ST and PWD category is 65 and 55 respectively. Besides CAT percentile, IIM Kozhikode will also consider the marks of Class 10 and 12 to shortlist candidates for next stage of selection process. IIM Kozikode cutoff is given in the table below.

IIM Kozhikode cutoff

Category CAT 2017 overall percentile Sectional percentile SSC/X class Percentile HSC/XII class Percentile
General 90 80 60 60
OBC (NC) 80 70 60 60
SC 65 50 55 55
ST and PWD 55 40 55 55


IIM Ranchi Cutoff 2018

As per the IIM Ranchi cutoff, the cutoff for reserved category has gone down this year as compared to last year. The cutoff for general category is same as previous year. Candidates can check the IIM Ranchi cutoff in the table below.

IIM Ranchi Cutoff

Category
Quantitative Aptitude
Data Interpretation & Logical Reasoning
Verbal & Reading Comprehension
Overall Percentile
General
80
80
80
90
NC-OBC
60
60
60
78
SC
50
50
50
60
ST
30
30
30
40
DAP
30
30
30
40


IIM Sambalpur Cutoff 2018

The overall cutoff of IIM Sambalpur has increased compared to previous year. Candidates can check IIM Sambalpur cutoff below.

IIM Sambalpur Cutoff 2018

   Category   
  Quantitative Aptitude   
  Data Interpretation & Logical Reasoning  
   Verbal & Reading Comprehension   
  Overall Percentile   
General
80
80
80
90
NC-OBC
60
60
60
78
SC
50
50
50
60
ST
30
30
30
40
DAP
30
30
30
40


IIM Raipur Cutoff 2018

Category
QA
VARC
DI & LR
Overall Percentile
General
80
80
80
90
DAP
50
50
50
65
OBC (NC)
72
72
72
81
ST
50
50
50
65
SC
60
60
60
75


IIM Nagpur Cutoff 2018

The section-wise and overall cutoff have been announced in IIM Lucknow admission criteria for 2018-20 batch.

IIM Nagpur Cutoff

Category
Section 1
(VARC)
Section 2
(DILR)
Section 3
(QA)
Overall
General
72
72
72
90
NC-OBC
65
65
65
81
SC
50
50
50
65
ST
40
40
40
40
DAP
50
50
50
65


IIM Rohtak Cutoff

Category
QA
DILR
VRC
Total
General
80
80
80
90
NC-OBC
60
60
60
78
SC
50
50
50
60
ST
30
30
30
40
DAP
30
30
30
40

IIM Sirmaur Cutoff 

The sectional and overall IIM Sirmaur cutoff for admission to PGP programme 2018-20 is given in the table below. 

Category

QA

DI & LR

VARC

Overall Percentile

General 80 80 80 90
NC-OBC 60 60 60 78
SC 50 50 50 60
ST 30 30 30 40
PWD/DA 30 30 30 40

 

Last Year’s Cutoff Criteria for IIMs

Minimum qualifying percentile is released by all the IIMs. In the table given below, candidates can check the last year’s cutoff criteria of 20 IIMs -

IIM cutoff criteria of last year (General Category)

Name of the IIM VARC percentile DI & LR percentile QA percentile Overall percentile
IIM Bangalore 85 80 80 90
IIM Lucknow 85 85 85 90
IIM Indore 80 80 80 90
IIM Kozhikode 80 80 80 90
IIM Shillong 70 70 70 70
IIM Ranchi 80 80 80 90
IIM Rohtak 80 80 80 85
IIM Raipur 80 80 80 90
IIM Trichy 80 80 80 90
IIM Udaipur 80 80 80 90
IIM Kashipur 80 80 80 90
IIM Nagpur 80 80 80 90
IIM Vishakhapatnam 85 80 80 90
IIM Bodh Gaya 80 80 80 90
IIM Sirmaur 75 75 75 80
IIM Jammu 75 75 75 80
IIM Sambalpur 80 80 80 90
IIM Amritsar 70 70 70 90


Other IIMs Cutoff

1. IIM Amritsar Admission Criteria 11. IIM Raipur Admission Criteria
2. IIM Ahmedabad Admission Criteria 12. IIM Ranchi Admission Criteria
3. IIM Bangalore Admission Criteria 13. IIM Rohtak Admission Criteria
4. IIM Bodhgaya Admission Criteria 14. IIM Sambalpur Admission Criteria
5. IIM Calcutta Admission Criteria 15. IIM Shillong Admission Criteria
6. IIM Indore Admission Criteria 16. IIM Sirmaur Admission Criteria
7. IIM Kashipur Admission Criteria 17. IIM Trichy Admission Criteria
8. IIM Visakhapatnam Admission Criteria 18. IIM Udaipur Admission Criteria
9. IIM Lucknow Admission Criteria 19. IIM Jammu Admission Criteria
10.
20.

 

About CAT 2017

CAT is a management entrance exam conducted by IIMs on a rotational basis. CAT 2017 was conducted by IIM Lucknow in computer-based exam across 140 test cities. CAT 2017 were divided into three sections – QA, DI & LR, and VARC. CAT result has announced on January 8, 2018. Candidates who meet the CAT cutoff 2017 requirements will be eligible for next rounds of admissions which comprise WAT, GD and PI.

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