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IBSAT Cutoff 2021: Check Category Wise Cutoff, and Previous Year Cutoffs

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Nikkil Visha

Exams Prep Master | Updated On -Jun 16, 2021

IBSAT Cut off 2021 will be released a few weeks after the declaration of result. IBSAT Cutoff is used to offer admission in MBA/PGPM programmes across several campuses of IBS. The qualifying cut off for IBS Hyderabad campus is expected to be in between 70-80 percentile while the cut off for the IBS Kolkata campus is expected to be near around 58-62. Check IBSAT Counselling 2021

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Also, the cutoff for IBS Bangalore campus is expected to be in the range of 65-72 percentile and the cut off for the IBS Dehradun is expected to be in the range of 55-60. IBSAT previous cutoff for IBS Hydrabad in 2020, 2019 and 2018 sessions was 70,68 and 72 respectively. While the cutoff for IBS Kolkata was 60,63 and 57 for the same years. 

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IBSAT 2021 Expected Cutoff

IBSAT 2021 Expected Cutoff

The results of IBSAT 2021 have been declared yet. The actual result of the IBSAT 2021 would be declared by IBS in the last week of December 2021 or in the first week of January,2022 but based on the previous cutoffs, the expected cutoff scores for IBSAT can be enumerated as below -

Branch  IBSAT 2021 Expected Cutoff Range
IBS Hyderabad 72-78
IBS Mumbai 70-75
IBS Gurgaon 62-68
IBS Bengaluru 65-72
IBS Dehradun 56-62
IBS Jaipur 54-60
IBS Ahmedabad 58-63
IBS Kolkata 55-62

IBSAT previous Years cutoffs

IBSAT previous Years cutoffs

As per the previous results, the cutoff score for IBS Hyderabad is the highest among all nine campuses with the cutoff scores of IBS Kolkata being the lowest.

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IBS never publicly announces these cutoffs, only the students who have applied for IBSAT can check these cutoffs on the institute’s website and choose from among the campuses based on it.

IBSAT Cutoffs 2020

IBSAT Cutoffs 2020

Branch  IBSAT Cutoff Percentile
IBS Hyderabad 70
IBS Mumbai 68
IBS Gurgaon 64
IBS Bengaluru 65
IBS Dehradun 58
IBS Jaipur 56
IBS Ahmedabad 62
IBS Kolkata 60

IBSAT Cutoffs 2019

IBSAT Cutoffs 2019

Branch  IBSAT Cutoff Percentile
IBS Hyderabad 68
IBS Mumbai 67
IBS Gurgaon 66
IBS Bengaluru 64
IBS Dehradun 55
IBS Jaipur 58
IBS Ahmedabad 60
IBS Kolkata 57

IBSAT Cutoffs 2018

IBSAT Cutoffs 2018

Branch  IBSAT Cutoff Percentile
IBS Hyderabad 72
IBS Mumbai 70
IBS Gurgaon 67
IBS Bengaluru 68
IBS Dehradun 52
IBS Jaipur 62
IBS Ahmedabad 68
IBS Kolkata 63

IBSAT 2021 scores

How to check IBSAT 2021 Cut off scores?

The examinee can check the IBSAT 2021 cutoffs on the website itself

  • A notification regarding the declaration of the results would be published on the IBS official website accompanying the ‘IBSAT 2021 CUTOFF’ or ‘IBSAT 2021 Result’ link.
  • Only the students who have registered for and undertaken the IBSAT 2021 exam can view the cutoffs by entering their credentials ( Registration number/Roll number and password)
  • Following which the candidate can check his result as well as view the cutoffs for the campuses he can then apply for the next selection rounds.

IBSAT Selection Process

Selection Process after clearing cutoff for IBSAT 2021

The candidates clearing the IBSAT 2021 would be required to follow the steps below for selection into the MBA/PGDM programmes of IBS-ICFAI Business schools. 

  • Depending upon his/her cutoffs the candidate would be required to book a ‘Seminar’ at any of the IBS campuses he has cleared the cutoff for. He can apply for only one ‘Seminar’ at a time and seats are allocated in the ‘seminar’ on ‘first come first serve basis’.
  • The candidate is required to attend the seminar at the chosen institute on the given date and time.
  • The inaugural event would be the Orientation Briefings about the IBS institute
  • Following the event the candidate would have to attend Group Discussions where he would be evaluated based upon his performance.
  • The last round of the seminar would be the ‘Personal Interview round’ 
  • The institute would later release a ‘Merit list’ of the selected students on the website and the students selected would have to confirm their seats by paying the fees and reporting at the respective campuses.

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Non - IBS Institutes

Non - IBS Institutes that Accept IBSAT scores 

Apart from IBS-ICFAI Business school campuses, several other business schools also conduct admissions into their MBA/PGDM programmes on the basis if IBSAT score, some of which are given below -

Frequently Asked Questions

IBSAT Cut off 2021 FAQs

Ques. Who releases IBSAT cutoffs?

Ans. DIfferent campuses of IBS Business school release their own specific cut-offs after the declaration of the results. Similarly, the institutes accepting the IBSAT scores release their own cutoff scores for admissions.

Ques. Is there a general indicative list as to which IBS Business schools require what minimum IBSAT cutoff scores.

Ans. Based on the previous results, here is an generalised indicative list of the cutoff scores

Branch  IBSAT Cutoff Percentile
IBS Hyderabad, IBS Mumbai 67+
IBS Gurgaon,IBS Bengaluru 64+
IBS Kolkata, IBS Ahmedabad  60+
IBS Dehradun, IBS Jaipur  55+

Ques. Is clearing BITSAT cutoff enough to get admissions in IBS Business schools?

Ans. No, after clearing the IBSAT cutoff for the particular campus, the candidates are required to appear for Group Discussion and Personal Interview rounds. The candidate would be selected on the basis of combined scores of the Main exam, GD and PI. In order to appear for these rounds the candidate has to register himself for one of the ‘seminars’ conducted at various campuses.

Ques. Are the IBSAT cutoff scores the same for all the candidates irrespective of category?

Ans. Yes, the cutoff criteria of the various campuses do not depend upon the category of the candidate. Also, there is reservation of seats on the basis of category. All applicants are treated equally and given equal chances for IBSAT exams.

Ques. Are there any sectional cutoffs to be cleared other than overall IBSAT cutoff?

Ans. It depends. Some campuses like IBS Hyderabad and Mumbai do require the applicant to clear the sectional of around 33% in each section of the exam. Whereas, other campuses such as Dehradun and Jaipur do not require the candidate to clear any sectional cutoff.

Ques. What parameters are considered for selection for admissions into IBS Business Schools?

Ans. The parameters that are considered are - 

  • IBSAT Score
  • All Academic records of the candidate
  • Academic Diversity
  • GD and PI scores

Ques. Is there any weightage for work Experience in the Selection process after clearing IBSAT cutoff 2021 ?

Ans. No. There is no weightage for experienced candidates as such. However, their experience can be pivotal in character assessment during the Interview Process. Generally, the candidate having in-depth knowledge and hands-on experience about management processes score higher in the Interview Processes.

Ques. What is the absolute minimum IBSAT cutoff percentile required for admissions into any IBS Business school.

Ans. As per the previous result trends the minimum cutoff of admissions into any IBS campus is around 55. Hence, a student must score a minimum for 55 + percentile in the IBSAT exam in order to gain admission into any IBS Business school campus

*The article might have information for the previous academic years, which will be updated soon subject to the notification issued by the University/College.