IIM Amritsar Cutoff 2017 - Check Previous Year and Expected IIM-A Cutoff Here

Gareema Bali updated on : 15 Nov 2017
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IIM Lucknow to conduct CAT 2017 on November 26, 2017. Check all details on IIM Amritsar Cutoff 2017 here. Know previous year and expected CAT cutoff percentile for IIM Amritsar here.

IIM Amritsar Cutoff

IIM Amritsar Cutoff 2017 – Common Admission Test 2017 is scheduled on November 26, 2017. Candidates appearing for the exam this year and aiming to take admission in IIM Amritsar must meet its cutoff. The CAT 2017 cutoff for this Institute is yet to be announced. However, the candidates can check previous year IIM Amritsar cutoff and expected cutoff till then to have an idea about how much score they need to obtain in the exam in order to qualify for the further rounds of admission. IIMs cutoff is basically the least percentile of CAT or the qualifying percentile, which must be obtained by the candidates. IIM Amritsar 2017 cutoff will be made available online on the Institute's website and will differ for various categories of candidates. Since thousands of students apply for admission at this Institute but the seats offered being limited, the cutoff is applied to select eligible and deserving candidates out of all those applying. 

On October 25, 2017, the admit card of CAT 2017 was released, which was followed by release of mock test. Candidates can access the respective links given below to obtain the admit card and take official mock test to enhance their exam preparation. 

Click Here to take CAT 2017 Official Mock Test 
Download IIM CAT Admit Card 2017

IIM Amritsar Cutoff 2017

For getting shortlisted and to participate in the further rounds of admission, all the candidates are required to obtain equal to or more score then the IIM Amritsar Cutoff 2017. The cutoff of IIM is the minimum marks required to qualify for getting a call from one of the IIMs. The Institute takes into consideration various attributes such as the past academic record of class 10, 12 & graduation, work experience, gender diversity etc. for selecting the appropriate candidate. The candidates meeting the IIM Amritsar 2017 Cutoff will be shortlisted to appear for a Written Ability Test (WAT) and Personal Interview (PI).

Deciding Factors – IIM Amritsar 2017 Cutoff

Following are some of the factors which will be taken into consideration while deciding the cutoff of IIM Amritsar–

1.      Number of seats offered by the Institute

2.      Number of applications received by the candidates

3.      Level of difficulty of CAT

4.      Percentile of CAT 2017

5.      Reservations norms being followed by the Institutions

Expected IIM Amritsar 2017 Cutoff 

The IIM Amritsar 2017 Cutoff cannot be predicted till the completion of the CAT 2017 examination. However, last year, the cutoff remained around 93+ percentile for general category, so this year also it is expected that the cutoff will remain on the same line. We shall be hosting the expected as well as the official cutoff on this page, as and when it will be available. The candidates should note that just meeting the IIM Amritsar 2017 Cutoff is not enough as the Institute takes into consideration other parameters also for selecting the candidates.

Previous Year’s cutoff of IIM Amritsar

Having an idea about the previous year’s cutoff makes it easy for the aspirants to predict the current year’s cutoff. As already told above that IIMs never release the cutoff officially, so one cannot surely say that this much was the cutoff last year. The students rely on the expert prediction and their own calculations when it comes to cutoff.

The previous year’s IIM Amritsar cutoff for general category was 95+ percentile. However, it was on lower side for reserved categories. The CAT 2017 aspirants wishing to study at IIM Amritsar must try getting 97+ percentile in the test.

IIM Amritsar - Minimum CAT 2017 Percentile

The admission criteria of IIMs are released individually every year and it varies for all the Institutes. In the admission criteria, the minimum percentile of CAT is provided and this percentile is often mistaken as the actual cutoff. It is just the minimum qualifying score, which every CAT aspirant wishing to study at IIMs must obtain. The actual cutoff remains quite high as compared to this minimum cutoff. The candidates will be considered for preliminary shortlisting only if they will obtain equal to or more than this minimum percentile.

The table below provides the minimum CAT 2016 cutoff which has been extracted from the IIM Amritsar admission criteria.

Category

Quantitative Aptitude (QA)

Data Interpretation & Logical Reasoning (DILR)

Verbal & Reading Comprehension (VRC)

Total (Overall)

General

70

70

70

90

OBC – NC

55

55

55

75

SC

50

50

50

55

ST

30

30

30

35

DAP

30

30

30

35

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