2.31 Lacs aspirants appeared in the CAT Results 2017 and only 3300 students will get a chance to study in the top Elite colleges of India. This is 1.42 % only of being selected in an IIM.
CAT 2017 was conducted on November 26, 2017 and the CAT 2017 Results are expected to go out on 5 January 2018. There can be a buffer of two days so the CAT 2017 results will be out between 5 Jan to 7 Jan, 2018.
The Top Tier IIMs will announce shortlisted candidates list as soon as the CAT 2017 results are out.
Date of shortlist announcement
All IIMs are independent to mandate their own eligibility criteria (including academic cut-offs and relative weights) and follow different selection processes. Performance in CAT 2017 examination is an important component for consideration in the selection process.
The top tier IIMs including IIM Ahmadabad, IIM Bangalore, IIM Calcutta will conduct individual selection process for admissions including GD, WAT and Personal Interview round.
Out of 13 new IIMs, 11 will pool their selection process under CAP (Common Admission Process). The CAP will be conducted in the month of February under the supervision and coordination of IIM Rohtak. IIM Rohtak will also be responsible for shortlisting candidates for CAP for 11 IIMs.
IIMs participating in the Common Admission Process
IIM Rohtak is conducting CAP two years in a row. Last year IIM Rohtak successfully conducted CAP for 9 IIMs
CAP 2018 will be conducted in the below-mentioned cities