IIM Bangalore Cutoff 2017

Gareema Bali updated on : 08 Sep 2017

Details on official IIM Bangalore Cutoff 2017 here. CAT 2017 exam takers can also check IIM Bangalore cutoff of previous years and expected IIM Bangalore 2017 Cutoff on this page.

IIM Bangalore Cutoff

IIM Bangalore Cutoff 2017 – IIM Bangalore is one of the prominent B-schools of the country and also is among the top IIMs. IIM Bangalore is a brand which every MBA aspirant desires to associate with. The route of taking admission to Post Graduate Program in Management (PGP) at IIM Bangalore basically includes cracking Common Admission Test with a high percentile so that IIM Bangalore cutoff is met. Also, the IIM Bangalore aspirants must ensure that they meet the eligibility norms mentioned in the IIM Bangalore admission criteria. The official IIM Bangalore 2017 cutoff is provided in the admission criteria. This cutoff of Indian Institue of Management Bangalore is the qualifying CAT 2017 percentile, based on which the candidates with CAT 2017 score will be shortlisted for the further admission rounds of the Institute. IIM Bangalore cutoff is minimum percentile determined by the Institute and applied for demarcating between the eligible candidates who can be considered for admission and other lakhs of candidates who apply for admission. Keep reading further for details on IIM Bangalore cutoff 2017, expected cutoff, factors affecting IIM Bangalore 2017 cutoff and more.

IIM Bangalore Cutoff 2017

CAT 2017 exam date is November 26, 2017. After the completion of exam, various coaching academies and experts will predict and announce the CAT 2017 cutoff. Based on that cutoff, the candidates will be able to draw an idea about IIM Bangalore 2017 cutoff. The candidates must note that every year, the IIM Bangalore cutoff ranges between 96 to 99+ percentile and the cutoff which is provided in the admission criteria differs from this actual cutoff. The IIM Bangalore 2017 cutoff mentioned in the selection criteria pdf of IIM Bangalore is only the qualifying cutoff, which means candidates obtaining CAT 2017 score less than those will not be considered for admission. Therefore, CAT 2017 aspirants are advised to score a high percentile in the exam for enhancing their chances of getting shortlisted.

Facts about IIM Bagalore

  • Seat Intake – 412 Approx.
  • Programme Offered – PGP
  • Exam score to be accepted – CAT 2017
  • Course Fee – Rs 18.7 Lakh

IIM Bangalore 2017 Cutoff – Minimum CAT Percentile

IIM Bangalore has not yet released the admission norms for 2018-20 session and so is the minimum CAT 2017 percentile for the Institute is not available as of now. The IIM Bangalore 2017 cutoff will be updated on this page as and when it will be announced. Till then, the candidates the check the IIM Bangalore previous year cutoff from the tables below. The IIM Bangalore cutoff 2017 is expected to remain on similar lines as that of last year. Also, by analyzing these previous year cutoff of IIM Bangalore, CAT 2017 exam takers can understand the cutoff trends and draw an idea about this year’s cutoff too.

IIM Bangalore Cutoff – Previous Year Cutoff

IIM Bangalore 2016 Cutoff

Category

Quantitative Ability

Data Interpretation & Logical Reasoning

Verbal Ability & Reading Comprehension

Aggregate

General

80

80

85

90

NC-OBC

70

70

75

80

SC

65

65

70

75

ST

60

60

60

75

DA

60

60

60

75

IIM Bangalore 2015 Cutoff

Category

QA

DI & LR

RC & VA

Overall Score

General

81

85

83

92

NC-OBC

73

76

73

83

SC

53

53

52

72

ST

53

53

52

72

DA

51

51

52

63

IIM Bangalore 2014 Cutoff

Category

Section 1 (QA & DI)

Section 2 (VA & LR)

Aggregate

General

80

90

90

NC-OBC

70

80

80

SC

50

50

70

ST

50

50

70

DA

50

50

60

Official IIM Bangalore Cutoff 2017

Cutoff of IIM Bangalore is the minimum percentile required to qualify for getting a call from the institute to participate in the further rounds of admission, Apart from II Bangalore 2017 cutoff, IIM Bangalore will use multiple parameters for shortlisting the candidates such as the past academic record, work experience, gender etc. The candidates interested in pursuing PGP from IIM Bangalore must clear the cutoff ad also should obtain high points based on attributes mentioned in the admission criteria for getting shortlisted.

The official and actual IIM Bangalore 2017 cutoff is not released but is applied for shortlisting the eligible candidates out of the lakhs who apply for admission.  

Factors affecting IIM Bangalore Cutoff 2017

Below are some of the factors based on which the IIM Bangalore 2017 cutoff is determined -

1. Number of CAT 2017 applications received

2. Level of CAT 2017 exam difficulty

3. Number of seats available for admission at IIM Bangalore

4. CAT 2017 Percentile

5. Reservations norms being followed by the Institutions

IIM Bangalore Cutoff 2017 – Important Points

  • The status of the candidates being shortlisted on the basis of IIM Bangalore 2017 cutoff will be made available on the official website of IIM Bangalore.
  • The candidates scoring equal to or more than the IIM Bangalore cutoff 2017 will only be called for further rounds like Written Ability Test (WAT) and Personal Interview (PI) etc.
  • Final seats will be allotted to the candidates after conclusion of the selection process. At times, the candidates are kept under wait-list and are allotted admission based on the other students leaving their allotted seats.  

IIM Bangalore Selection Process 2018-20

First shortlist will be prepared based on minimum section-wise and aggregate percentile scores obtained by the candidates in CAT 2017. For all candidates in the first shortlist, the percentage scores in Xth and XIIth board exams are initially adjusted by dividing each such score by the 90th percentile score obtained in that board.

Weights as fixed by IIM Bangalore for 2018 Admission

The weights assigned to various selection components are as follow –

  • CAT Score = 40
  • Quantitative Aptitude (QA) - 10 points
  • Data Interpretation & Logical Reasoning (DILR) - 16 points
  • Verbal & Reading Comprehension (VRC) - 14 points
  • 10th board = 20
  • 12th board = 10
  • Graduation = 20
  • Gender Diversity = 2 (applicable only for the pre-PI rank list for interview calls and will not be applicable for phase 2)

Work Experience Weightage

The score/weight for work experience is calculated as follow –

Pre PI score for Work Experience = 8x/36 if 0 < x < 36

   = 8 if x >= 36

Where x is the months of work experience calculated up to July 2016. This implies that the score will peak at 36 months’ work experience and will remain at that level for candidates with work experience exceeding 36 months. The work experience score (maximum 8 in the pre-PI stage) will be multiplied by the quality of work experience score on a 5 point scale (0.25 - 0.5 – 1 - 1.5 -2) as given by interviewers in the PI process in Phase 2 to give a maximum score of 10 for work experience.

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