MICAT Result 2018

Feb. 26, 2018 13081 anangsha.patra

MICAT Result 2018MICAT Result 2018 – MICA has announced the result of MICAT 2 on February 26. To check MICAT 2018 result, candidates have to login with their user id and password. Along with the result, candidates can also download their scorecard. MICAT scorecard mentions the overall and sectional scores obtained by candidates in exam. Based on MICAT scores, 1/10th candidates are shortlisted for Group Exercise (GE) and Personal Interview (PI). The examination authority will release the shortlist for GE and PI on March 1, 2018. The shortlist for GE and PI is prepared based on MICAT 1 and or 2 or better of the two if a candidate has taken both the exam. The composite score formula is applied to arrive at the shortlist for GE and PI. For this, 50 % weightage is given to CAT/XAT/GMAT and MICAT scores. The GE and PI is scheduled to be conducted at Delhi and Kolkata, Bangalore & Mumbai and Ahmedabad from March 8. MICA releases the final merit list for admission after giving weightage to CAT/XAT/GMAT, MICAT and GE and PI. The final MICAT result 2018 will be declared on March 31, 2018. Read this article on MICAT result to know the dates, calculation of score, process of arriving at the merit list and cutoff 


MICAT 2018 result dates

 Candidates appearing in MICAT 2018 can check the dates given in the table below pertaining to the declaration of result.

MICAT Result Dates

Test Event Dates 
MICAT 1 MICAT-I exam December 17,2017
MICAT result to be announced on January 3, 2018
MICAT 2 MICAT-II exam February 17, 2018
MICAT result to be declared on February 26, 2018
  Shortlisting of candidates for GE/ PI March 1, 2018
  GE & PI round Second/ Third week of March 2018
  Announcement of MICAT Final Result March 31, 2018

MICAT II Result 2018 declared - Click here

How to download MICAT result?

MICAT 2018 result has been declared online. The steps to download MICAT scorecard is given below.

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Steps to download MICAT result

Step 1: Click on the link ‘MICAT 2018 result

Step 2: Candidates have to enter their MICAT user id and password.

Step 3: Click on ‘ Submit’ button

Step 4: MICAT scorecard will be displayed on the screen

Step 5: Download the scorecard and save it on your computer

MICAT 2018 result details

MICAT result displays the following details.

  • Overall scores
  • Qualifying status
  • Candidate’s name
  • Roll number
  • Candidate’s photograph
  • Candidate’s signature

How is MICAT result prepared?

Score obtained individually by a candidate in a particular component of MICAT-I/MICAT-II i.e The MICAT is divided into 6 sections. These sections are

  • Psychometric (P)
  • Verbal ability (VA)
  • Quantitative Ability and Data Interpretation (QADI)
  • General awareness (GA)
  • Divergent and Convergent Thinking (DCT)
  • Descriptive Test (DT)

Scaled score of MICAT-I/MICAT-II

Score in VA, QADI, GA, DCT and DT of the candidate X Maximum obtained by any candidate amongst the candidates who have appeared in MICAT-I/MICAT-II in VA, QADI, GA, DCT and DT) X Maximum possible score in VA, QADI, GA, DCT and DT in MICAT-I/MICAT-II.

The total MICAT-I/MICAT-II score are calculated through the scaled scores for each of the MICAT components - VA, QADI, GA, DCT and DT

There is no negative marking in the Descriptive and Psychometric Test. However, 25 per cent is deducted for wrong answer in Verbal Ability, Quantitative Ability, General Awareness and Divergent-Convergent Reasoning.

Preparation of shortlist for GE and PI

  • MICAT 2018 consists of 6 sections - Psychometric (P), Verbal ability (VA), Quantitative ability and Data Interpretation (QADI), General awareness (GA), Divergent and Convergent Thinking (DCT), and Descriptive Test (DT).
  • Candidates qualifying the psychometric test will be assessed for VA, QADI, GA and DCT.
  • Those who qualify on the basis of their relative performance and minimum cutoff will be assessed for Descriptive Tests.
  • On the basis of MICAT 2018 scores candidates will be shortlisted for Group Exercise (GE) and Personal Interview (PI).
  • To prepare the shortlist for GE and PI, weightage of 50 % each will be given to CAT/XAT/GMAT and MICAT scores.
  • Shortlist for GE and PI will be prepared on the basis of MICAT-I and /or II or better of the two scores if a candidate has taken both MICAT-I and MICAT-II.
  • MICA will release shortlist for GE and PI on March 1, 2018.

MICAT result 2018: Merit list

Candidates shortlisted on the basis of their performance in CAT/XAT/GMAT (2016 onwards) & MICAT have to appear for both GE & PI. MICAT 2018 final result will be announced after completion of GE and PI. Merit list will be prepared based on final composite score (FCS) calculated by awarding specific weightages to CAT/XAT/GMAT, MICAT, GE and PI. Percentages of weightages is given in the table below.

Components Weightages
GE 20%
PI 30%

How the MICAT merit list is prepared?

Candidates appearing in GE and PI have to fulfill the following conditions to be considered for the merit list.

  1. At least 3.5 or more on a 5-point scale in GE
  2. At least 4 or more on a 5-point scale in PI
  3. Recommendation by majority of the panel members of PI

MICAT 2018 cutoff

MICA cutoff is not released by the examination authority. The cutoff is the minimum qualifying marks that candidates have to secure to qualify for the next round of selection process. MICAT cutoff is calculated based on the scaled scores. MICAT cutoff 2018 might range between 59-61.

About MICAT 2018

MICAT is conducted by MICA  for admission to Post Graduate Diploma in Management - Communications (PGDM-C). Approximately 180 seats will be filled through MICAT. The exam is conducted twice in a year -MICAT-I and MICAT-II.

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