IIM Sambalpur Cutoff 2017

Shreyasa Vijay updated on : 30 Oct 2017
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Details on official IIM Sambalpur Cutoff 2017 available here for CAT 2017 exam takers. Also check IIM Sambalpur cutoff of previous years on this page.

IIM Sambalpur Cutoff

IIM Sambalpur Cutoff 2017 – Candidates who wish to pursue Post Graduate Programme in Management from the Sambalpur can check the cutoff of the Institute on this page. IIM Sambalpur 2017 Cutoff will be released along with it’s admission criteria. On the basis of the cutoff determined by the institute, candidates will be selected for the further admission procedure. This is the minimum CAT cutoff percentile set by the institute but the actual cutoff remains high & confidential. It is not disclosed by the institute. CAT 2017 will be conducted by IIM Lucknow on November 26.Candidates must ensure that they obtain CAT percentile 2017 equal to or more than the IIM Sambalpur cutoff 2017.

Last year, the cutoff of general category remained same but the cutoff for other categories undergone changes. While the cutoff for General category has remained same as last year, the cutoff for other categories went through some changes. The CAT cutoff for NC-OBC category reduced from 80 percentile to 65 percentile and for SC category, the overall cutoff reduced from 60 to 50 percentile. For both ST and PWD/DA categories, the cutoffs have decreased from 50 percentile to 30 percentile.

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IIM Sambalpur Cutoff 2017

As a large number of students apply for IIMs, IIM Sambalpur determine the qualifying cutoff to differentiate the eligible candidates. The minimum IIM Sambalpur 2017 cutoff will be released along with the admission criteria but the actual cutoff may differ from the one mentioned here. As the actual cutoff remain quite high than the minimum CAT cutoff, applicants must try to get a high percentile in the exam so that their chances of getting shortlisted can get narrow. Shortlisted candidates will be called for further admission process which will include a Written Ability Test (WAT) and Personal Interview (PI). It offers the two-year full-time postgraduate programme in management.

IIM Sambalpur Cutoff 2017 – Determining Factors

Various factors are taken into consideration while deciding the cutoff. Here are some of the factors based on which IIM Sambalpur 2017 cutoff is declared:

  • Level of CAT 2017 exam difficulty
  • Percentile/Score obtained by majority of the candidates in exam
  • Reservations norms being followed by the Institutions
  • Number of candidates actually taking the test
  • Number of seats offered for admission at IIM Sambalpur

Official IIM Sambalpur Cutoff 2017

The following tables given below provide the IIM Sambalpur Cutoff for CAT for each of the last three years. The CAT 2017 cutoff for IIM Sambalpur, for the academic year 2018-20 will be published soon.

IIM Sambalpur Cutoff 2016

If we compare CAT 2016 cutoff with CAT 2015, it remained same for General Category candidates i.e. 90 just like previous year. For NC-OBC category candidates, it dropped from 80 to 65 percentile. For SC candidates, it dropped from 60 to 50 percentile and for both ST and PWD/DA category candidates, IIM Sambalpur cutoff dropped from 50 percentile to 30 percentile each.

Category

QA Percentile

DILR Percentile

VARC Percentile

Overall Percentile

General

80

80

80

90

NC-OBC

65

65

65

65

SC

50

50

50

50

ST

30

30

30

30

PWD/DA

30

30

30

30

IIM Sambalpur Cutoff 2015

As we compare to 2014, Exam pattern of CAT 2015 was revised with three different sections. It includes verbal Ability and Reading Comprehension, Data Interpretation and Logical Reasoning and Quantitative Analysis. For General candidates, it dropped from 96.3 to 90 percentile.  For NC-OBC category, there was a minor increase which went up from 78.98 to 80 percentile. For SC category, it reduced from 63 to 60 percentile and for both ST and DA category candidates, it decreased from 50.71 to 50.

Category

Section 1

(QA) Percentile

Section 2 (DILR) Percentile

Section 3 (VARC) Percentile

Overall Percentile

General

80

80

80

90

NC-OBC

70

70

70

80

SC

55

55

55

60

ST

45

45

45

50

DA

45

45

45

50

IIM Sambalpur Cutoff 2014

There were two sections in CAT 2014 which were Quantitative Ability and Data Interpretation & Verbal Ability & Logical Reasoning. For General Category, IIM Sambalpur set the sectional percentile cutoff as 80 and the overall aggregate was 96.3 percentile for the pilot batch. For NC-OBC Category, overall percentile aggregate was 78.98. The overall IIM Sambalpur cutoff was 50.71 percentile each for ST and DAP category candidates and 63 percentile for SC category candidates.

Category

Number of Seats

Section 1 (QA & DI)

Section 2 (VA & LR)

Overall

General

28

80

80

96.3

NC-OBC

16

61.43

61.43

78.98

SC

9

50.4

50.4

63

ST

5

41.42

40.80

50.71

DAP

2

41.42

42.21

50.71

IIM Sambalpur Admission Criteria 2018  

IIM Sambalpur adopts a two-stage selection process. In the first step, candidates are short-listed on the basis of their CAT scores and then called for a Personal Interview (PI) and Written Ability Test (WAT).  Apart from performance in CAT and WAT-PI, their academic performances in 10th and 12th standards are also taken into consideration. PI round is given the maximum weightage for final selection process. The actual number of candidates shortlisted would be the decision of the institute and would depend on the batch size of 2018 -20.

The merit list for admission to IIM Sambalpur will be prepared based on the following criteria:

 Computation of Final Composite Score

Components

                                             Score

 

10th Standard/ SSC Score

15

12th Standard/ HSC Score

15

CAT 2017 Overall Score

20

WAT Score

20

PI Score

30

Final Composite Score

Sum of the above Scores (Max 100)

 

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