CAT 2016 Cut-Offs for IIMs and Top 25 MBA Colleges

Dushyant Vanaik updated on : 07 Jul 2017
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CAT 2016 Cut-Offs: A list provided here will help aspirants to know how much mid night oil they need to burn to get admission in any of the prestigious B-Schools of India.

CAT 2016 cut-offs list provided here will surely help aspirants to know what percentile they need to make it to the IIMs. The Common Admission Test or CAT, as it is popularly known, is conducted by the Indian Institutes of Management (IIMs) for admission to their post-graduate courses. Apart from the IIMs, over 150 other business schools in India accept the CAT exam scores for admissions.

In the case of IIMs, there has been an addition of six new IIMs to the already existing 13. This has increased the number of seats at the IIMs.
The CAT exam score, overall percentile, the sectional CAT cut-off, along with WAT/PI performance play a major role for candidates seeking admission in various IIMs and other management institutes.

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Those of you who have given CAT 2016 exam can use CAT Percentile Predictor Tool to know the CAT 2016 percentile slot you will fall in. After the analysis, you will be able to know which colleges you will be applicable to and start applying for them as well. After checking your CAT percentile, candidates can also start preparing for the WAT and PI rounds. 

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To get MBA admission in the IIMs, the students have to keep in mind that a balanced CAT high percentile is required as the sectional CAT 2016 cut-off would also play a major role during the selection process. Here, we present the CAT cut off list for the year 2015 across all IIMs and other top 25 MBA colleges in India. Have a look!

CAT 2016 Cut-Offs for IIMs

S. No.

Institute Name

Category

QA cut-off

DI & LR cut-off

VA & RC cut-off

Overall Cut-off

Actual Cut-off

1

IIM Nagpur

General

80

80

80

90

96.3

OBC

72

72

72

81

78.98

SC

60

60

60

75

63

ST

50

50

50

65

50.71

DAP

50

50

50

65

50.71

2

IIM Sambhalpur

General

75

75

75

80

96.3

NC – OBC

68

68

68

72

78.98

SC

50

50

50

70

63

ST

45

45

45

65

50.71

DAP

50

50

50

70

50.71

3

IIM Bangalore

General

80

80

85

90

92

NC-OBC

70

70

75

80

83

SC

65

65

70

75

72

ST

60

60

60

75

72

DA

60

60

60

75

63

4

IIM Ahmedabad

General

80

80

80

90

90

NC-OBC

75

75

75

85

85

SC

70

70

70

80

80

ST

60

60

60

70

70

DA

70

70

70

80

80

5

IIM Calcutta

General

80

81

80

90

90

NC-OBC

75

74

75

85

85

SC

65

66

65

70

70

ST

60

59

60

70

70

DA

65

63

65

70

70

6

IIM Lucknow – PGP

General

85

85

85

90

90

NC-OBC

77

77

77

82

82

SC

55

55

55

75

70

ST

50

50

50

70

65

PWD

55

55

55

75

70

 

PGP-ABM

General

75

75

75

80

85

NC-OBC

68

68

68

72

77

SC

50

50

50

70

65

ST

45

45

45

65

60

PWD

50

50

50

70

65

 

PGP-SM

General

80

80

80

86

85

NC-OBC

72

72

72

77

77

SC

50

50

50

70

65

ST

45

45

45

65

60

PWD

50

50

50

70

65

7

IIM Ranchi

General

80

80

80

90

92

SC

60

60

60

75

82

ST

50

50

50

65

75

NC-OBC

72

72

72

81

65

PWD

50

50

50

65

71

8

IIM Raipur

General

80

80

80

90

90

NC-OBC

72

72

72

81

81

SC

60

60

60

75

75

ST

50

50

50

65

65

DAP

50

50

50

65

65

9

IIM Udaipur

General

80

80

80

90

90

NC-OBC

72

72

72

81

75

SC

60

60

60

75

65

ST

50

50

50

65

81

DAP

50

50

50

65

65

10

IIM Kashipur

General

80

80

80

90

90

OBC – NC

72

72

72

81

81

SC

60

60

60

75

75

ST

50

50

50

65

65

DAP

50

50

50

65

65

11

IIM Shillong

General & OBC

70

70

70

 

70

SC

60

60

60

 

60

ST

50

50

50

 

50

DA

50

50

50

 

50

12

IIM Vishakhapatnam

General

80

80

85

90

90

NC – OBC

70

70

75

80

80

SC

60

60

60

75

65

ST

50

50

50

55

65

DAP

50

50

50

55

65

13

IIM Jammu – PGP

General

75

75

75

80

80

NC-OBC

68

68

68

72

72

SC

50

50

50

65

65

ST

45

45

45

60

60

PWD

50

50

50

70

70

14

IIM Bodhgaya

General

80

80

80

90

96

SC

60

60

60

75

59

ST

50

50

50

65

40

NC-OBC

72

72

72

81

77.5

DAP

50

50

50

65

45

15

IIM Sirmaur

General

75

75

75

80

80

SC

50

50

50

70

70

ST

45

45

45

65

65

NC-OBC

68

68

68

72

72

DAP

50

50

50

70

70

16

IIM Indore

General

80

80

80

90

90

OBC

70

70

70

80

80

SC

55

55

55

60

60

PWD

45

45

45

50

50

ST

45

45

45

50

50

17

IIM Kozhikode

General

80

80

80

90

90

NC-OBC

70

70

70

80

80

SC

50

50

50

65

65

ST

40

40

40

55

55

DAP

40

40

40

55

 

18

IIM Trichy

General

80

80

80

90

90

NCOBC

72

72

72

81

81

SC

60

60

60

75

75

ST

50

50

50

65

65

DAP

55

55

55

70

 

19

IIM Amritsar

General

80

80

80

96.3

96.3

SC

50.4

50.4

50.4

63

63

ST

41.42

40.8

40.8

50.71

50.71

NC-OBC

61.43

61.43

61.43

78.98

78.98

DA

41.42

42.21

42.21

50.71

50.71

20

IIM Rohtak

General

80

80

80

85

85

OBC

70

70

70

75

75

SC

45

45

45

60

60

ST

40

40

40

60

60

PWD

50

50

50

60

60

 

CAT 2016 Cut-Offs for Top-25 MBA Colleges

Apart from IIMs, there are a few top MBA colleges that consider CAT score for intakes. But like IIMs, sectional cut-offs, as well as WAT/PI performance are important factors considered during admissions in these colleges.

Rank

Institute Name

CAT Percentile Cut-off

1

International Management Institute (IMI)

90

2

Indian Institute of Forest Management (IIFM), Bhopal

80

3

Department of Industrial and Management Engineering (IME), IIT Kanpur

94

4

Management Development Institute (MDI), Gurgaon

96

5

Thiagarajar School Of Management

74.68

6

S.P. Jain Institute of Management & Research

96

7

Vellore Institute Of Technology

73

8

Indian Institute Of Information Technology And Management

69.42

9

FORE School of Management, New Delhi

85

10

Lal Bahadur Shastri Institute of Management (LBSIM), New Delhi

85

11

Birla Institute of Technology

70.00

12

Jaipuria Institute of Management Noida

50

13

Department Of Business Administration - Tezpur University

66.41

14

Institute Of Management, Nirma University

80.00

15

Xavier Institute Of Management & Entrepreneurship, Bangalore

64.3

16

Great Lakes Institute Of Management, Manamai Village, Tamil Nadu

63.51

17

ITM, Gawalior

62.33

18

SSN School Of Management

61.76

19

Department of Management Studies, IIT, Madras

92.10

20

Army Institute Of Management & Technology

50

21

Rajagiri Business School

59.82

22

Institute of Public Enterprise (IPE), Hyderabad

50

23

Institute of Management Technology (IMT) Nagpur

81

24

Lingaya's University

58.38

25

Sri Krishna College Of Engineering And Technology-Coimbatore

57.77

Source: MHRD 2016 rankings

 

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