CAT 2020 IIM AHMEDABAD CUTOFF AND SELECTION PROCESS
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IIM Ahmedabad has topped NIRF ranking 2020 marking itself as the best institute to pursue management in India. The institute had declared final result for PGP and PGP-FAMB programme 2020-2022 on the official website on May 8, 2020. Candidates who appeared for Written ability test and Personal interview were able to check their result by mentioning CAT Registration number and valid email id. In order to be eligibile for IIM-A candidates need to appear for CAT 2020 scheduled to take place on November 29, 2020.
Latest Update: CAT Registration has started from August 5 and will be available tillSeptember 16, 2020 on iimcat.ac.in. Apply Here!
IIM-A released the shortlist of 1243 candidates for WAT-PI on January 6, 2020 after the declaration of CAT Results on January 4.
|Category||Number of Shortlisted Candidates|
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IIM Ahmedabad Admission Criteria 2020 comprises of two steps including preliminary screening and shortlisting criteria having huge weightage for CAT score and the final selection criteria holding less weightage to CAT score.
IIM Ahmedabad Cut Off is the minimum percentile that candidates need to score for getting admission to the various MBA and PGDM programs in the IIMs and other B-schools of the country. The institute will declare its cut off after the announcement of CAT Result.
The institute considers the academic performance of the candidates in the 10th, 12th and degree examinations. IIM Ahmedabad is often considered by people as the best MBA college in India. It has been voted many times as the finest Indian MBA college. Getting admission in IIM Ahmedabad is a matter of pride as it is one of the best IIMs in the country.
|PwD (General, NCOBC-cum-transgender, SC)||60||60||60||70|
Candidates applyong through GMAT score i.e. for the foreign candidates, the qualifying cutoff has also been fixed and mentioned in the table below :
IIMs are the most reputed management institutes of our country. After the announcement of CAT Results, IIM Ahmedabad declares its own cut off.
The table below provides the expected CAT 2019 Cut off section wise data for IIM Ahmedabad.
|Verbal and Reading Comprehension (VRC)||75||50||65||60||60|
|Data Interpretation & Logical Reasoning (DIILR)||70||50||65||60||60|
|Quantitative Aptitude (QA)||70||50||65||60||60|
The section wise data of IIM Ahmedabad CAT 2017 cut off is given in the table below:
|Verbal & Reading Comprehension (VRC) percentile rank||75||50||65||60||60|
|Data interpretation & Logical Reasoning (DIILR) percentile rank||70||50||65||60||60|
|Quantitative Aptitude (QA) percentile rank||70||50||65||60||60|
|Overall percentile rank||80||60||75||70||70|
In 2016, only 1182 candidates were shortlisted for the pre-admission rounds by IIM Ahmedabad out of the 24128 eligible candidates who were considered by IIM Ahmedabad for admission. The category-wise segregation can be understood from the table listed below:
The section wise data of CAT 2015 cut off –IIM Ahmedabad is listed in the table below:
|Verbal & Reading Comprehension (VRC) percentile rank||80||75||70||60||70|
|Data interpretation & Logical Reasoning (DIILR) percentile rank||80||75||70||60||70|
|Quantitative Aptitude (QA) percentile rank||80||75||70||60||70|
|Overall percentile rank||90||85||80||70||80|
IIM Ahmedabad cut off marks for 2014-2015 is listed in the table below:
|Category||CAT 2014 percentile|
Thus, we can see that IIM Ahmedabad CAT cut off varies from year to year as it depends on many factors. The selection process of IIM Ahmedabad is divided into three stages: preliminary screening, screening for AWT & PI and final selection.
Candidates who wish to pursue a Postgraduate program in IIM Ahmedabad are required to fulfil the below-mentioned eligibility criteria:
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The important details regarding the application procedure for admission to MBA program in IIM Ahmedabad are given below:
The steps given below are included in the Admission process of IIM Ahmedabad:
Step 1: Candidate must have appeared and scored the minimum required percentile in CAT 2020.
Step 2: Candidates are short-listed for AWT and PI from candidates holding a valid CAT 2020 score, who have applied to the postgraduate course in IIM Ahmedabad and who satisfy the minimum required eligibility criteria for admission in IIM Ahmedabad.
Step 3: After the AWT & PI round, admission offers are made by IIM Ahmedabad to the successful candidates. The final selection to the postgraduate program in IIM Ahmedabad will be done based on a number of factors including performance in CAT, performance in AWT & PI, academic, co-curricular and extra-curricular achievements, work experience etc.
Step 4: Final Admission Offer will be made to the candidates somewhat in the second week of April 2020 based on the Final Composite Score (FCS) which awards 50% weightage to the score obtained in PI round, 10% weightage to AWT score, 25% weightage to the CAT score & 15% weightage to candidate’s academic record.
The admission fee for the postgraduate program in IIM Ahmedabad for the 2020-22 batch is provided below. However, the fee may be revised.
The total program fees that the students opting for a postgraduate program at IIM Ahmedabad need to pay is somewhat around Rs 20,00,000/-.
Laptop computers, personal expenses onboarding, travel, clothes, and laundry are extra.
In case of any questions, below are the contact details:
The foremost part involved in IIM Ahmedabad Admission Criteria is the shortlisting criteria required for the final selection round. A candidate will be considered shortlisted by IIM Ahmedabad if he/ she fulfil the following shortlisting criteria:
Final admission in IIM Ahmedabad is offered to candidates who qualify the cut off marks, performs exceptionally well in the pre-admission rounds and have a great academic record.
IIM Ahmedabad has set the ratings for the marks acquired class 10. Check the table to know the ratings :
|Class 10 score (in percentage)|
Rating score : A
|Less than or eual to 55||1|
|More than 90||10|
|Science Stream||Commerce Stream||Arts Stream|
|Score in Class XII (in per cent)||Rating score: B||Score in Class XII (in per cent)||Rating score: B||Score in Class XII (in per cent)||Rating score: B|
|Less than 55||1||Less than 50||1||Less than 45||1|
|More than 90||10||More than 90||10||85||10|
|Score(in percent)||Rating Score: C||Score(in percent)||Rating Score: C||Score(in percent)||Rating Score: C||Score(in percent)||Rating Score: C||Score(in percent)||Rating Score: C|
|Less than or equal to 55||1||Less than or equal to 50||1||Less than or equal to 55||1||Less than or equal to 60||1||Less than or equal to 50||1|
|More than 70||10||More than 63||10||More than 80||10||More than 85||10||More than 75||10|
Work Experience in Month (as on July 31, 2019)
Less than 12 months
Greater than or equal to and less than or equal to 36 months
Number of months of work experience - 11
Greater than 36 months
*The article might have information for the previous academic years, which will be updated soon subject to the notification issued by the University/College