IIM Sambalpur has released the CAT cutoff for admission to the MBA course. The CAT Cutoff for the year is 95 for the general category students. Whereas it is 78 for the students belonging to the OBC category. IIM Sambalpur will prepare the merit list including CAT score, Personal Appearance, Profile.

Also, IIM Sambalpur is Inviting Applications for admission to Ph.D Courses.

IIM Sambalpur MBA CAT Cutoff

IIM Sambalpur grants admission on the basis of the scores secured in the CAT. Further, the institute considers students' performance in Personal Interview. Minimum required sectional cut off for CAT exam is tabulated below:

Category VARC DILR QA Overall
General 80 80 80 95
OBC 60 60 60 78
SC 50 50 50 60
ST 30 30 30 40
DAP 30 30 30 40

Selection Process

  • Selection to the course will be based on the marks secured in CAT.
  • Shortlisted candidates will be called for further Written Eligibility Test and Personal Interview.
  • The criteria for preparing the merit list will be:
    • CAT Score: 35%
    • Personal Appearance:20%
    • Profile: 45%
  • Scores of Profile will be divided as:
    • Academic Profile: 10%
    • Work Experience: 15%
    • Diversity: 20%

CAT Scores of top three IIMs

Institute  CAT CutOff (Overall) 
IIM Ahmedabad  80
IIM Bangalore  85
IIM Calcutta  85

Candidates having work experience of a certain time period will be evaluated as per the following criteria:

Work Experience (In Months) Score
6 or less 0
7-12 5
13-24 10
25-36 15
37-48 10
47-60 5

IIM Sambalpur PhD Cutoff:

The selection to PhD course will be based on the marks secured in the qualifying examination as well as the performance in the All India Level CET i,e. CAT/GRE/GATE/GMAT/JRF.

The final selection will be based on a Qualifying examination score and personal interview and past working and academic performance.

IIM Sambalpur PhD Cut Off

Entrance Test Name General Category NC OBC Category  SC/ST/DAP Category  EWS
CAT 80 75 65 75
CAT Selectional 70 65 55 65
GRE (Selectional) 70 65 55 -
GRE 80 75 65 -
GMAT (Selectional) 70 65 55 -
GATE 80 75 65 -