IIM Bodh Gaya Cutoff 2017 - Check Expected and Previous Year CAT Cutoff

Shreyasa Vijay updated on : 15 Nov 2017

IIM Bodh Gaya Cutoff 2017 has been announced. Check details on IIM Bodh Gaya 2017 Cutoff and previous year CAT cutoff.

IIM Bodh Gaya Cutoff

IIM Bodh Gaya Cutoff 2017 – Indian Institute of Management (IIM), Bodh Gaya has released the CAT 2017 cutoff for the admission to PG diploma management courses offered by the Institute. Candidates who will meet the overall and sectional cutoff score will only be shortlisted to appear for the next round of admission. The overall CAT 2017 cutoff for IIM Bodh Gaya for general category is 90 and the sectional cutoff is 80, 75 and 55 for NC-OBC category, 55 and 50 for SC/ST and similarly, for other categories has been announced. Candidates appearing for CAT 2017 must secure at least minimum cutoff scores as mentioned by IIM Bodh Gaya in order to be considered for PI shortlisting. The CAT cutoff of IIM Bodh Gaya has been decided after taking into consideration various factors and this cutoff differs for various categories of exam takers.

IIM Bodh Gaya is one of the six new IIMs and it was established by HRD Ministry in 2015. Candidates who will be selected on the basis of IIM Bodh Gaya CAT 2017 cutoff will be called for Written Ability Test (WAT) and Personal Interview (PI). CAT exam is scheduled to be conducted on November 26, 2017. IIM Lucknow, the CAT conducting IIM has released the admit card on October 25. Candidates can access the link given below to download their hall ticket. 

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

IIM Bodh Gaya Cutoff 2017

CAT aspirants will have to score the minimum qualifying marks i.e. IIM Bodh Gaya cutoff 2017. It must be kept in mind that meeting the cutoff will not be enough. Other criteria such as performance in 10th, 12th, work experience etc. will also be considered.  Only after getting the minimum cutoff scores, candidates will be eligible to appear for the next round of admission. They will be called for the further admission procedure. Cutoff scores will vary from category to category. Keep in mind that you must get the sectional as well as overall cutoff scores. As there are three sections in the CAT 2017 exam, we are here providing you the section-wise and overall cutoff score in the table given below:

Category

Verbal Ability (VA)

Data Interpretation & Logical Reasoning (DI & LR)

Quantitative Ability (QA)

Overall

General

≥ 80

≥ 80

≥ 80

≥ 90

NC-OBC

≥ 55

≥ 55

≥ 55

≥ 75

SC

≥ 50

≥ 50

≥ 50

≥ 55

ST

≥ 30

≥ 30

≥ 30

≥ 35

DA

≥ 30

≥ 30

≥ 30

≥ 35

Short-listing for PI and WAT will be done on the basis of candidates achieving the minimum section-wise and overall percentile in CAT 2017 as per the above-given table. If we compare the IIM Bodh Gaya 2017 cutoff and last year cutoff, no difference is there for general category. It is same as previous year. However, for other categories i.e. SC/ST/DA and NC-OBC we can see the difference. It has been reduced from the last year, IIM Bodh Gaya cutoff of 2016 was 75 and 60 for overall and sectional cutoff respectively and this year it has been reduced to 55 and 50 respectively. For ST and DA categories, overall cutoff has been dropped from 65 to 35 and sectional cutoff has been dropped from 50 to 30. For NC-OBC category, there is not much difference. IIM Bodhgaya overall cutoff for this category has been reduced from 81 to 75, and sectional cutoff has lowered from 72 to 55.

IIM Bodh Gaya Cutoff 2017 – Previous year’s Cutoff

Here we are providing you the previous year cutoff of IIM Bodh Gaya so that you can have an idea about the trend followed by the institute and you can strategies your preparations accordingly. In the tables given below, candidates can check the previous year CAT cutoff of IIM Bodh Gaya.

IIM Bodh Gaya Cutoff 2016

Category

VRC

DI & LR

QA

Overall

General

80

80

80

90

NC-OBC

72

72

72

81

SC

60

60

60

75

ST

50

50

50

65

DA

50

50

50

65

IIM Bodh Gaya Cutoff 2015

Category

VRC

DI & LR

QA

Overall

General

70

70

70

96

NC-OBC

58

58

58

77.5

SC

50

50

50

59

ST

30

30

30

40

DA

30

30

30

45

IIM Bodh Gaya Cutoff 2014

Category

QA & DI

VA & LR

Overall

Open

80

80

96.30

NC-OBC

61.43

61.43

78.98

SC

50.40

50.40

63.00

ST

41.42

40.80

50.71

DA

41.42

42.21

50.70

IIM Bodh Gaya Cutoff 2017 – Selection Criteria

All the candidates must understand the CAT cutoff criteria, as it may differ for each IIM. Candidates who will fulfill all the cutoff requirements will be called for the next round of CAT admission procedure i.e. WAT and PI. After the conclusion of the entire admission process, final merit list will be prepared which will contain the names of the candidates who will be offered the admission to IIM Bodh Gaya. The final score of candidates for the selection will be calculated on the basis of criteria given in the table below. These scores will be used for the final selection for the admission to PGP for the batch 2018-20.

Criteria and Weightage for Final Selection

Criteria

Weight

CAT 2017 score

20

Personal Interview (PI)

20

Writing Ability Test (WAT)

5

Gender Diversity

2

Work Experience

3

Total

50

For work experience, a maximum of Six points will be granted on the basis of the time period of service as indicated at the time of filing the online CAT Registration Form. Only managerial work experience after graduation will be considered. Training/Project work/work done as an integral part of the curricular requirement will not be considered. The final selection list will be based on merit in each category; minimum qualification on the above-mentioned criteria would not automatically qualify the candidate for admission into IIM Bodh Gaya.

Points for work experience in completed months

Months

<6

6 to 12

13 to 18

19 to 24

25 to 36

>36

Points

0

0.5

1

2

3

2

Reservation Policy

IIM Bodh Gaya will apply Government of India reservation policy for admission to Central Educational Institutions (CEI).

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