Candidates can check the complete list and profiles of the CAT 2016 toppers right here!
IIM Bangalore declared the results of CAT 2016 exam on January 9, 2017 and released the scorecards right after the announcement of results. Soon after the results were released, the toppers list came out. Reportedly, twenty candidates have scored overall 100 percentile. All the twenty toppers are male candidates belonging to engineering background. Last year, in the CAT 2015 results, eighteen candidates had scored 100 percentile, out of which seventeen were males with an engineering background and one female. However, in sectionals many non-engineering and female candidates have scored 100 percentile.
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Among the 20 toppers who scored 100 percentile, Kolkata-based BITS-Pilani student Avidipto Chakraborty scored 96.27 in verbal ability and reading comprehension, 68.16 in data interpretation and logical reasoning and 77.25 in quantitative ability. Meanwhile, Pune Based Yash Choudhari, who is currently a fourth year B.Tech student from College of Engineering has scored 86.15 in verbal ability and reading comprehension, 60.44 in data interpretation and logical reasoning and 73.50 in quantitative ability. More names are yet to emerge; candidates will be notified as and when the complete list is out!
CAT 2016 Toppers List
Let us look at the complete list of CAT 2016 toppers list:
Kolkata-based final year student of BITS Pilani, this is Avidipto's first attempt at CAT 2016. He has also appeared for GMAT and IIFT examination.
VARC: 96.27/ 100 percentile (scaled score)
DILR: 68.16/ 99.96 percentile (scaled score)
QA: 77.25/ 99.98 percentile (scaled score)
Overall Percentile: 241.68/ 100 overall percentile
Pune-based Yash is a final year B.Tech student at College of Engineering, Pune. This is his first attempt at CAT 2016.
Overall Percentile: 100
Akshay is a pass out from IIT Delhi with specialisation in Chemical Engineering. He is currently working with EXL Analytics, this is his second attempt at CAT 2016. His first attempt was in 2016 where he scored 99.34 percentile. He pursued coaching at Career Launcher.
VARC: 82.98/ 99.80 percentile (scaled score)
DILR: 83.18/ 100 percentile (scaled score)
QA: 62.82/ 99.74 percentile (scaled score)
Overall Percentile: 228.98/ 100 overall percentile
Rahul Sharma is a faculty member at Career Launcher and is management graduate from IIM Ahmedabad from the year 2011. He quit his banking job with YES Bank to follow his love for teaching.
VARC: 87.46/ 99.94 percentile (scaled score)
DILR: 70.36/ 99.98 percentile (scaled score)
QA: 73.59/ 99.96 percentile (scaled score)
Overall Percentile: 231.41/ 100 overall percentile
Nilanjan is a resident of West Bengal, a former student of Xavier School of Management, XLRI, Jamshedpur, and is currently working as a Business Consultant with Cognizant.
VARC: 69.56/ 97.91 percentile (scaled score)
DILR: 84.46/ 100 percentile ( scaled score)
QA: 68.70/ 99.90 percentile (scaled score)
Overall Percentile: 222.72/ 100 overall percentile
The list will be updated as and when the list is available!
Top B-Schools Accepting CAT 2016 scores
- Management Development Institute (MDI), Gurgaon
- SP Jain Institute of Management & Research (SPJIMR), Mumbai
- Institute of Management Technology (IMT), Ghaziabad
- Xavier Institute of Management Bhubaneswar (XIMB)
- TAPMI Manipal
- LIBA Chennai
- Department of Commerce, Delhi School of Economics, University of Delhi
- Gujarat National Law University, Gandhinagar
- Indian Institute of Forest Management, Bhopal
- NITIE Mumbai
- MANAGE Hyderabad
- MNIT Allahabad
- Indian Institute of Social Welfare & Business Management, Kolkata