COLLEGES V/S PERCENTILE

COLLEGES IN RANGE OF 98-100
• IIM Ahmedabad
• IIM Bangalore
• IIM Calcutta
• IIM Lucknow
• IIM Indore
• IIM Kozhikode
• MDI Gurgaon

COLLEGES IN RANGE OF 95-98
• IIM Shillong
• IIM Ranchi
• IIM Raipur
• FMS Delhi
• Jamnalal Bajaj IMS Mumbai
• IIT Bombay SJMSoM
• IMT Ghaziabad
• NITIE Mumbai
• XIM Bhubaneswar
• IIT Delhi DoMS
• Great Lakes,Chennai

COLLEGES IN RANGE OF 90-95
• IRMA, Anand
• LBS Institute of Mgmt., New Delhi
• University Business School, Chandigarh
• BIM, Trichy
• IIT Kharagpur, VGSoM
• Department of Financial Studies, DU
• International Management Institute, New Delhi
• KJ Somaiya IMR, Mumbai
• Fore School of Management, New Delhi
• IIT Kanpur, DIME
• Goa Institute of Management

COLLEGES IN RANGE OF 85-90
• S P Jain IMR, Mumbai
• T A Pai Management Institute, Manipal
• IMT, Ghaziabad (HR)
• Institute of Mgmt., Nirma Univ. Ahmedabad
• IIT Madras DoMS
• IIT Roorkee, DMS
• IMT Nagpur

COLLEGES IN RANGE OF 80-85
• Sydenham IMR, Mumbai
• IISWBM, Kolkata
• Chetna, Mumbai
• IIFM, Bhopal
• IIT Roorkee, DMS
• Department of Commerce, DU
• Delhi School of Economics, DU
• LIBA, Chennai
• Indus World School of Business, New Delhi
• Praxis Business School, Kolkata
• IMDR, Pune
• IFMR, Chennai
COLLEGES IN RANGE OF 75-80
• Kirloskar Inst. of Adv. Mgmt Studies, Harihar
• IBS, Hyderabad
• IBS, Bangalore
• IBS, Gurgaon
• FMS (BHU), Varanasi
• FMS, Goa University
• Shri Ram College of Commerce, New Delhi
• BIMTECH, Greater Noida
COLLEGES IN RANGE OF 65-75
• Welingker, Mumbai
• Amity Business School, Noida
• NL Dalmia, Mumbai
• Alliance Business Academy, Bangalore
• Jagan IMS, Delhi
• Christ College, Bangalore
• SDIMD, Mysore
• UPES, Dehradun
• ITM, Navi Mumbai
COLLEGES BELOW 65
• IILM, Greater Noida
• IBA, Bangalore
• ISBM, Bhubaneswar
• Army Institute, Kolkata
• XIME, Bangalore
• XISS, Ranchi
• Asia Pacific Institute of Management, New Delhi
• EMPI Business School, New Delhi
• BMA, Bangalore

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IIM SIRMAUR’S ADMISSION CRITERIA FOR PGP PROGRAM (2016-18)

The admission process comprises following stages.
1. Shortlisting candidates.
2. Final Selection of candidates.

During the first stage, initially a pool of candidates who satisfy the following minimum CAT 2015 percentiles are considered.
Category of Candidate Sectional Percentile Overall Percentile
General 75 80
NC-OBC 68 72
SC 50 70
ST 45 65
DAP 50 70
Among the pool of candidates who meet the above mentioned percentiles, a merit list of candidates would be generated based on the following parameters
Component Maximum Weight
CAT score 40
HSC/12 2
Graduation 3
Work Experience 2
Gender Diversity 1
Academic Diversity 2
ShortlistTotal 50
Process used for calculating work experience score of an applicant

Work Experience score = (x)*0.1, Where x>6; Maximum (WE) = 2

x = number of months of work experience as on 31 August 2015.

Stage 2: Generation of final admission offer list to PGP programme

Grand Total = Shortlist Total * 2

The Grand Total will be used to rank the candidates according to their merit.

To conclude, an important observation about this year’s selection process is that the weightage for CAT in the final selection stage has been kept at 80%. This ensures that the applicants, who do not have a good academic profile or work experience can still aspire to join IIM Sirmaur by performing well in CAT 2015.

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IIM BODH GAYA’S ADMISSION CRITERIA FOR PGP PROGRAM (2016-18)

The admission process comprises following stages.
1. Shortlisting candidates for WAT/PI rounds.
2. Final Selection of candidates.

During the first stage, initially a pool of candidates who satisfy the following minimum CAT 2015 percentiles are considered.
Category of Candidate Sectional Percentile Overall Percentile
General 80 90
NC-OBC 72 81
SC 60 75
ST 50 65
DAP 50 65
Among the pool of candidates who meet the above mentioned percentiles, a list of candidates would be called for attending Written ability test (WAT) and Personal Interview depending on their performance in CAT.

One point to be noted here is that for shortlisting candidates for WAT/PI rounds IIM Bodh Gaya is considering only the CAT performance of a candidate. This goes on to show that performing well in CAT 2015 would go a long way in securing a WAT/PI call from this premier B-school.

The following are the weightages that would be considered during the final selection of candidates
Component Maximum Weight
CAT score 30
WAT 10
Personal Interview 30
SSC 10
HSC/12 10
Work Experience 6
Gender Diversity 2
Academic Diversity 2
Process used for calculating academic performance score of an applicant
Class X Marks (in %) Points Class XII Marks (in %) Points
≥80 10 ≥80 10
≥ 75 and < 80 8 ≥ 75 and < 80 8
≥ 70 and < 75 6 ≥ 70 and < 75 6
≥ 65 and < 70 4 ≥ 65 and < 70 4
≥ 60 and < 65 2 ≥ 60 and < 65 2
< 60 0 < 60 0
Process used for calculating work experience score of an applicant
Months 36
Points 0 1 2 4 6 4
To conclude, one important observation about this year’s selection process is that the total weightage for parameters which are controllable ( CAT,WAT and PI ) in the final selection stage has been kept at 70%. This ensures that the applicants, who do not have a good academic profile or work experience can still aspire to join IIM Bodh Gaya by performing well in CAT 2015, WAT and PI rounds.

source-https://programslive.iimcal.ac.in/admissions-policy-iim-bihar

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IIM Kashipur’S ADMISSION CRITERIA FOR PGP PROGRAM (2016-18)

IIM Kashipur has released its admission criteria for 2016-18 PGP batch.

Changes when compared to last year
• The minimum CAT 2015 overall .percentile requirement has been reduced for differently abled (DA) candidate from 70 percentile to 65 percentile.
Admission Process:

The admission process for the PGP program comprises of following stages.
1. Shortlisting candidates for WAT/GD//PI round.
2. Final Selection of candidates post WAT/GD/PI round

During the first stage, initially a pool of candidates who satisfy the following minimum CAT 2015 percentiles are considered.
Category of Candidate Sectional Percentile Overall Percentile
General 80 90
NC-OBC 72 81
SC 60 75
ST 50 65
DAP 55 65

Among the pool of candidates who meet the above mentioned percentiles, a list of candidates would be called for attending Written ability test (WAT) and Personal Interview depending on their performance in CAT.

One point to be noted here is that for shortlisting candidates for WAT/PI rounds IIM Kashipur is considering only the CAT performance of a candidate. This goes on to show that performing well in CAT 2015 would go a long way in securing a WATGD//PI call from this premier B-school.

The following are the weightages that would be considered during the final selection of candidates
Component Maximum Weight
CAT score 42.00%
WAT 10.00%
Personal Interview 30.00%
SSC 1.00%
HSC/12 1.00%
Graduation 3.00%
PG 1.00%
Work Experience 3.00%
Gender Diversity 5.00%
Academic Diversity 4.00%

Weightage for work experience
Months 0 1-12 13-24 24+
Score 0 1 2 3

To conclude, one important observation about this year’s selection process is that the total weightage for parameters which are controllable ( CAT,WAT and PI ) in the final selection stage has been kept at 82%. This ensures that the applicants, who do not have a good academic profile or work experience can still aspire to join IIM Kashipur by preparing well for CAT 2015, WAT and PI rounds.

source – http://cdn.iimkashipur.ac.in/media/admission/Admission_Policy_16_18_2.pdf

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IIM UDAIPUR’S ADMISSION CRITERIA FOR PGP PROGRAM (2016-18)

Changes when compared to last year
• The minimum CAT 2015 overall .percentile requirement has been reduced for differently abled (DA) candidate from 70 percentile to 65 percentile.
• The weightage for CAT score has been increased in final selection process from 50% to 55%
• The weightage for WAT has been reduced from 10% to 6%.
• The weightage for PI has been reduced from 20% to 15%.
• The weightage for gender diversity has been increased from 3% to 5%.
• The weightage for academic diversity has been increased from 3% to 5%.
Admission Process:

The admission process for the PGP program comprises of following stages.
1. Shortlisting candidates for WAT/GD//PI round.
2. Final Selection of candidates post WAT/GD/PI round
During the first stage, initially a pool of candidates who satisfy the following minimum CAT 2015 percentiles are considered.
Category of Candidate Sectional Percentile Overall Percentile
General 80 90
NC-OBC 72 81
SC 60 75
ST 50 65
DAP 55 65
Among the pool of candidates who meet the above mentioned percentiles, a list of candidates would be called for attending Written ability test (WAT) and Personal Interview depending on their performance in CAT.

One point to be noted here is that for shortlisting candidates for WAT/PI rounds IIM Udaipur is considering only the CAT performance of a candidate. This goes on to show that performing well in CAT 2015 would go a long way in securing a WATGD//PI call from this premier B-school.

The following are the weightages that would be considered during the final selection of candidates
Component Maximum Weight
CAT score 55.00%
WAT 6.00%
Personal Interview 15.00%
SSC 2.00%
HSC/12 2.00%
Graduation 4.00%
Work Experience 6.00%
Gender Diversity 5.00%
Academic Diversity 5.00%
Weightage for work experience
Months 6 or Less 7-12 13-24 25-36 37-48 49-60 60 or more
Score 0 2 4 6 3 3 0
To conclude, one important observation about this year’s selection process is that the total weightage for parameters which are controllable ( CAT,WAT and PI ) in the final selection stage has been kept at 71%. This ensures that the applicants, who do not have a good academic profile or work experience can still aspire to join IIM Udaipur by preparing well for CAT 2015, WAT and PI rounds.

Note- The Personal Interview and Written Analysis Test would be conducted at New Delhi, Mumbai, Bengaluru, Chennai and Kolkata. The exact date for PI & WAT will be communicated to the short¬listed candidates by IIM Kashipur. who is co-ordinating for 2016-18 batch on behalf of IIM-Raipur, IIM-Ranchi, IIM-Rohtak, IIM-Tiruchirappalli and IIM- Udaipur & IIM-Kashipur, (also referred to herein as the “new IIMs”).

In cases where candidates have been shortlisted by the six new IIMs as well as older IIMs, IIMKashipur would obtain the PI & WAT scores of such candidates directly from the older IIMs. Such candidates will be informed in advance by IIM-Kashipur, and they need not appear for the PI & WAT conducted by the new IIMs.

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IIM RAIPUR’S ADMISSION CRITERIA FOR PGP PROGRAM (2016-18)

Changes when compared to last year
• The minimum CAT 2015 overall .percentile requirement has been reduced for differently abled (DA) candidate from 70 percentile to 65 percentile.

Admission Process:

The admission process for the PGP program comprises of following stages.
1. Shortlisting candidates for WAT/GD//PI round.
2. Final Selection of candidates post WAT/GD/PI round

During the first stage, initially a pool of candidates who satisfy the following minimum CAT 2015 percentiles are considered.
Category of Candidate Sectional Percentile Overall Percentile
General 80 90
NC-OBC 72 81
SC 60 75
ST 50 65
DAP 55 65
Among the pool of candidates who meet the above mentioned percentiles, a list of candidates would be called for attending Written ability test (WAT) and Personal Interview depending on their performance in CAT.

One point to be noted here is that for shortlisting candidates for WAT/PI rounds IIM Raipur is considering only the CAT performance of a candidate. This goes on to show that performing well in CAT 2015 would go a long way in securing a WATGD//PI call from this premier B-school.

The following are the weightages that would be considered during the final selection of candidates
Component Maximum Weight
CAT score 32.00%
WAT 10.00%
Personal Interview 20.00%
SSC 7.00%
HSC/12 6.00%
Graduation 7.00%
Work Experience 6.00%
Gender Diversity 6.00%
Academic Diversity 6.00%
To conclude, one important observation about this year’s selection process is that the total weightage for parameters which are controllable ( CAT,WAT and PI ) in the final selection stage has been kept at 62%. This ensures that the applicants, who do not have a good academic profile or work experience can still aspire to join IIM Raipur by preparing well for CAT 2015, WAT and PI rounds.

Note- The Personal Interview and Written Analysis Test would be conducted at New Delhi, Mumbai, Bengaluru, Chennai and Kolkata. The exact date for PI & WAT will be communicated to the short¬listed candidates by IIM Kashipur. who is co-ordinating for 2016-18 batch on behalf of IIM-Raipur, IIM-Ranchi, IIM-Rohtak, IIM-Tiruchirappalli and IIM- Udaipur & IIM-Kashipur, (also referred to herein as the “new IIMs”).

In cases where candidates have been shortlisted by the six new IIMs as well as older IIMs, IIMKashipur would obtain the PI & WAT scores of such candidates directly from the older IIMs. Such candidates will be informed in advance by IIM-Kashipur, and they need not appear for the PI & WAT conducted by the new IIMs.

Source-http://www.iimraipur.ac.in/pdf/AdmissionPolicy.pdf

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IIM RANCHI’S ADMISSION CRITERIA FOR PGP PROGRAM (2016-18)

Changes when compared to last year
• The minimum CAT 2015 overall .percentile requirement has been reduced for differently abled (DA) candidate from 70 percentile to 65 percentile.

• The minimum CAT 2015 sectional percentile requirement has been increased for OBC NC candidates from 63 percentile to 72 percentile.

• The minimum CAT 2015 sectional percentile requirement has been increased for Gen candidates from 70 percentile to 80 percentile.

• The weightage for academic profile of a candidate has been increased in final selection process from 8% to 15%

• The weightage for WAT has been reduced from 20% to 10%.
• The weightage for academic diversity has been increased from 2% to 5%. The weightage for graduation percentage has been increased from 0% to 5%.

Admission Process:

The admission process for the PGP program comprises of following stages.
1. Shortlisting candidates for WAT/GD//PI round.
2. Final Selection of candidates post WAT/GD/PI round

During the first stage, initially a pool of candidates who satisfy the following minimum CAT 2015 percentiles are considered.
Category of Candidate Sectional Percentile Overall Percentile
General 80 90
NC-OBC 72 81
SC 60 75
ST 50 65
DAP 50 65
Among the pool of candidates who meet the above mentioned percentiles, a list of candidates would be called for attending Written ability test (WAT) and Personal Interview depending on their performance in CAT.

One point to be noted here is that for shortlisting candidates for WAT/PI rounds IIM Ranchi is considering only the CAT performance of a candidate. This goes on to show that performing well in CAT 2015 would go a long way in securing a WAT/PI call from this premier B-school.

The following are the weightages that would be considered during the final selection of candidates
Component Maximum Weight
CAT score 30.00%
WAT 10.00%
Personal Interview 30.00%
SSC 5.00%
HSC/12 5.00%
Graduation 5.00%
Work Experience 5.00%
Gender Diversity 5.00%
Academic Diversity 5.00%
Weightage for work experience
Months 6 or Less 06-11 12-17 18-23 24-29 30-35 36 or more
Score 0 1 3 5 4 3 2
Weightage for academics
Qualification 85% or above 80% to 85% 75% to 80% 70 to 75% 65% to 70% less than 65%
SSC 5 4 3 2 1 0
HSC 5 4 3 2 1 0
GRADUATION 5 4 3 2 1 0
To conclude, one important observation about this year’s selection process is that the total weightage for parameters which are controllable ( CAT,WAT and PI ) in the final selection stage has been kept at 70%. This ensures that the applicants, who do not have a good academic profile or work experience can still aspire to join IIM Ranchi by preparing well for CAT 2015, WAT and PI rounds.

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IIM TIRUCHIRAPPALLI’S ADMISSION CRITERIA FOR PGP PROGRAM (2016-18)

Changes when compared to last year
• The weightage given to Personal Interview round has been brought down from 17% to 15%

• The weightage given to gender diversity during the final selection process has been increased from 1% to 3%.

Admission Process:

The admission process for the PGP program comprises of following stages.
1. Shortlisting candidates for WAT/GD//PI round.
2. Final Selection of candidates post WAT/GD/PI round

During the first stage, initially a pool of candidates who satisfy the following minimum CAT 2015 percentiles are considered.
Category of Candidate Sectional Percentile Overall Percentile
General 80 90
NC-OBC 72 81
SC 60 75
ST 50 65
DAP 55 70
Among the pool of candidates who meet the above mentioned percentiles, a list of candidates would be called for attending Written ability test (WAT) and Personal Interview depending on their performance in CAT.

One point to be noted here is that for shortlisting candidates for WAT/PI rounds IIM Trichy is considering only the CAT performance of a candidate. This goes on to show that performing well in CAT 2015 would go a long way in securing a WATGD//PI call from this premier B-school.

The following are the weightages that would be considered during the final selection of candidates
Component Maximum Weight
CAT 50%
Personal Interview 15%
WAT 15%
Work Experience 5%
Graduation marks 10.00%
Masters Degree or professional course ( CA/ICWA/CS) 2.00%
Gender Diversity 3.00%
To conclude, one important observation about this year’s selection process is that the total weightage for parameters which are controllable ( CAT,WAT and PI ) in the final selection stage has been kept at a whopping 80%. This ensures that the applicants, who do not have a good academic pro
file or work experience can still aspire to join IIM Trichy by preparing well for CAT 2015, WAT and PI rounds.

Note- The Personal Interview and Written Analysis Test would be conducted at New Delhi, Mumbai, Bengaluru, Chennai and Kolkata. The exact date for PI & WAT will be communicated to the short¬listed candidates by IIM Kashipur. who is co-ordinating for 2016-18 batch on behalf of IIM-Raipur, IIM-Ranchi, IIM-Rohtak, IIM-Tiruchirappalli and IIM- Udaipur & IIM-Kashipur, (also referred to herein as the “new IIMs”).

In cases where candidates have been shortlisted by the six new IIMs as well as older IIMs, IIM Kashipur would obtain the PI & WAT scores of such candidates directly from the older IIMs. Such candidates will be informed in advance by IIM-Kashipur, and they need not appear for the PI & WAT conducted by the new IIMs.

Source- http://www.iimtrichy.ac.in/~iimtrich/pgpm-admin-criteria

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IIM SHILLONG’S ADMISSION CRITERIA FOR PGP PROGRAM (2016-18)

To begin with, there are no changes in the admission criteria, when compared with last year’s criteria

The admission process for the PGP program comprises of following stages.
1. Shortlisting candidates for WAT/GD//PI round.

2. Final Selection of candidates post WAT/GD/PI round

During the first stage, initially a pool of candidates who satisfy the following minimum CAT 2015 percentiles and SSC/HSC percentages are considered.
Category Overall CAT 2015 score percentile Sectional CAT 2015 score percentile SSC/X Percentage HSC/XII Percentage
General 90 80 60 60
OBC (NC) 80 70 60 60
SC 65 50 55 55
ST/DA 55 40 55 55
Among the pool of candidates who meet the above mentioned percentiles, a list of candidates who would be called for attending Written ability test (WAT) and Personal Interview rounds is generated using the following parameters.
Components Maximum Weight
CAT 2015 Score 75.00%
Class XII Marks 7.50%
Graduation Marks 7.50%
Work Experience 5.00%
Academic/Gender Diversity Factor 5.00%
Total 100
The following is the process of calculating points secured under graduation and 12 marks parameter
Marks in Percentage Score
>81 7.5
≥ 76 and < 81 6
≥ 71 and < 76 4.5
≥ 66 and < 71 3
≥ 60 and < 66 1.5
< 60 0
The following is the process of calculating weightage for work experience
Months 0-5 06-12 13-15 16-18 19-21 22-24 25-27 28-30 31-36 >36
Score 0 0.5 1.5 2.5 3.5 5 3.5 2.5 1.5 1
One point to be noted here is that IIM Kozhikode has given 75 marks out of 100 marks to CAT performance of a candidate, while only 25 marks are assigned to the other parameters. This goes on to show that performing well in CAT 2015 would go a long way in securing a WATGD//PI call from this premier B-school.

The following are the weightages that would be considered during the final selection of candidates
Component Maximum Weight
Personal Interview 45.00%
CAT 35.00%
GD/WAT 15.00%
Work Experience Quality 5.00%
To conclude, one important observation about this year’s selection process is that the total weightage for parameters which are controllable ( CAT,WAT and PI ) in the final selection stage has been kept at a whopping 95%. This ensures that the applicants, who do not have a good academic profile or work experience can still aspire to join IIM Kozhikode by preparing well for CAT 2015, WAT and PI rounds.

Source- https://www.iimk.ac.in/academics/pgp/Admissionpolicy2016-final.pdf

IIM SHILLONG’S ADMISSION CRITERIA FOR PGP PROGRAM (2016-18)

IIM Shillong has released the admission criteria for this year’s admission process.

Compared to last year, the following are the major changes in its admission criteria
• The minimum academic percentages in 10th, 12th and graduation in order to be considered for a shortlist have been increased to 80, 80, 65 (from 65, 65, 60 last year).
• WSAT has been re-introduced this year, in addition to the PI.
• Minimum percentage of performance in WSAT & PI out of maximum possible performance in WSAT & PI has been reduced to 20% and 30% for SC and Other categories (minimum percentage of PI out of maximum was 25% and 35% for SC and Other categories last year).

Admission Process:

The admission process for the PGP program comprises two phases –

Phase 1 – Shortlisting for WSAT & PI

For consideration in this shortlist, following are the minimum requirements –
Category Xth % XIIth % Grad % VARC %ile LRDI %ile QA %ile
DA 50 50 45 50 50 50
ST 50 50 45 50 50 50
SC 55 55 50 60 60 60
Others 80 80 65 70 70 70
The candidates obtained from the above filtering are then classified into 7 academic categories. The applicants are segregated based on their academic category (AC 1 to AC 7) and reservation category.

Applicants of each academic category will be shortlisted proportional to their representation in the overall number of applicants. For instance, if 70% of the overall applicants belong to AC-4, then 70% of the shortlisted candidates would be belonging to that category.

Within each academic category, the percentage of calls given to the candidates of each reservation category is listed below –

No. of calls to the DA category candidates = 3.0% of total calls
No. of calls to the ST category candidates = 7.5% of total calls
No. of calls to the SC category candidates = 15.0% of total calls
No. of calls to the Other category candidates = 74.5% of total calls

The required number of candidates from each academic category and reservation category will be called for the WSAT and PI round based on their CAT Score.

Phase 2 – Merit Listing for Admission Offer

Scores of WSAT and PI of each shortlisted candidate will be clubbed together. These values are then normalized. These normalized scores will account for 70% and normalized CAT scores will account for the remaining 30% of the final score that will be used for final selection of candidates.

Final Merit Score = 70% (Normalized WSAT + Normalized PI Score) + 30% (Normalized CAT score)

Candidates will need to ensure that they meet the minimum cutoff performance in the WSAT & PI round in order to land a final admission. The cutoff in terms of a percentage of minimum performance in WSAT & PI to the maximum possible score in the round is different across reservation categories. Following is the corresponding table –
Group Cutoff %
DA 20
ST 20
SC 20
Others 30
Source: http://www.iimshillong.in/admission/Admission%20Process%202016.pdf

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IIM KOZHIKODE’S ADMISSION CRITERIA FOR PGP PROGRAM (2016-18)

To begin with, there are no changes in the admission criteria, when compared with last year’s criteria

The admission process for the PGP program comprises of following stages.
1. Shortlisting candidates for WAT/GD//PI round.

2. Final Selection of candidates post WAT/GD/PI round

During the first stage, initially a pool of candidates who satisfy the following minimum CAT 2015 percentiles and SSC/HSC percentages are considered.
Category Overall CAT 2015 score percentile Sectional CAT 2015 score percentile SSC/X Percentage HSC/XII Percentage
General 90 80 60 60
OBC (NC) 80 70 60 60
SC 65 50 55 55
ST/DA 55 40 55 55
Among the pool of candidates who meet the above mentioned percentiles, a list of candidates who would be called for attending Written ability test (WAT) and Personal Interview rounds is generated using the following parameters.
Components Maximum Weight
CAT 2015 Score 75.00%
Class XII Marks 7.50%
Graduation Marks 7.50%
Work Experience 5.00%
Academic/Gender Diversity Factor 5.00%
Total 100
The following is the process of calculating points secured under graduation and 12 marks parameter
Marks in Percentage Score
>81 7.5
≥ 76 and < 81 6
≥ 71 and < 76 4.5
≥ 66 and < 71 3
≥ 60 and < 66 1.5
< 60 0
The following is the process of calculating weightage for work experience
Months 0-5 06-12 13-15 16-18 19-21 22-24 25-27 28-30 31-36 >36
Score 0 0.5 1.5 2.5 3.5 5 3.5 2.5 1.5 1
One point to be noted here is that IIM Kozhikode has given 75 marks out of 100 marks to CAT performance of a candidate, while only 25 marks are assigned to the other parameters. This goes on to show that performing well in CAT 2015 would go a long way in securing a WATGD//PI call from this premier B-school.

The following are the weightages that would be considered during the final selection of candidates
Component Maximum Weight
Personal Interview 45.00%
CAT 35.00%
GD/WAT 15.00%
Work Experience Quality 5.00%
To conclude, one important observation about this year’s selection process is that the total weightage for parameters which are controllable ( CAT,WAT and PI ) in the final selection stage has been kept at a whopping 95%. This ensures that the applicants, who do not have a good academic profile or work experience can still aspire to join IIM Kozhikode by preparing well for CAT 2015, WAT and PI rounds.

Source- https://www.iimk.ac.in/academics/pgp/Admissionpolicy2016-final.pdf

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