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IIM Calcutta was started by the Government of India as a First National Institute of Calcutta for the Post-Graduate Studies and Research in Management program. It’s Selection Criteria for Post Graduate Diploma in Management (PGDM) program is based upon the applicants Common Admission Test (CAT) Scores and Academic Profile.
The admission procedure of applicants will be based upon the Selection Criteria of IIMC which is explained below. It will be conducted in Two Phases which includes Selection of Applicants for Personal Interview (PI) and Criteria for Final Selection for PGP-PGDM. According to the IIM Calcutta, around 400+ students will be admitted in the 2016 – 18 Batch for PGP and other programs.
ody> Category Section I Quantitative Ability (QA) Section II Data Interpretation & Logical Reasoning (DILR) Section III Verbal Ability (VA) Overall General ≥ 80 ≥ 80 ≥ 80 ≥90 NC-OBC ≥ 75 ≥ 75 ≥ 75 ≥85 SC ≥65 ≥65 ≥65 ≥70 ST ≥60 ≥60 ≥60 ≥70 DA ≥65 ≥65 ≥65 ≥70
Note: If actual section-wise and overall percentile of shortlisted candidates will be higher than the above mentioned minimum percentile then the candidates will be shortlisted for Personal Interview round on the basis of the Composite Scores.
Note: During the process of calculating the Composite Scores, The Females applicants will get the Three Points in Extra on the basis of the Gender Diversity factor.
|Class 10th Marks in%||Points||Class 12th Marks in%||Points|
|≥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|
Note: For calculating the percentage of marks obtained in class 10th and 12th,the total marks will be considered irrespective of their Education Board.
|Components||Weights||Method of Calculation|
|CAT Overall Scores||67||(A/B) × 67|
|Class 10th Marks||15||(C/10) ×15|
|Class 12th Marks||15||(D/10)×15|
|Gender Diversity Factor||3||3 Points will be given to promote the gender diversity|
A = Candidate’s Total CAT Score
B = Maximum CAT Score
C = Points awarded for Class X marks
D = Points awarded for Class XII marks
|Personal Interview (PI)||44|
|Writing Ability Test (WAT)||10|
|Point Awarded for Academic Diversity for Bachelor’s Degree (ADFB) Candidates who is having any of the following mentioned bachelor’s degree are eligible for ADFB: |
List X: BCA,BS,BBA,B.Com,L.L.B,B.Com(H), BA(H),B.Sc ,B.Pharma,BA,BDS,B.Sc.(H),MBBS or any other Non-Engineering undergraduate degree which are not mentioned above
|If (Bachelor’s degree is from the list X) |
Note: Those applicants who have less than 6 Months Work-Experience will not be given any weightage during the final selection process. The Highest Weightage will be given to the applicants who are having 2.5 and 3 years Work-Experience and the Maximum 8 Points will be given to the applicants on the basis of their work-experience duration. The points will be allotted to the applicants by following pie chart mentioned below:
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