Selection Criteria For IIMs | Selection parameters & weightage

CAT 2017 Results are expected to go out on 5th January 2018. It is not all about scoring 99+ percentile to get admission in the most Elite Business Schools. IIMs consider a lot more than just CAT Scores.

 

Their selection criteria is a bit diverse and consider a variety of factors to select an MBA aspirant. The brief pillars of selection are mentioned below

 

  • CAT Scores
  • Gender Diversity
  • Academic Excellence
    • 10th Class Marks
    • 12th Class Marks
    • Graduation Percentage
  • Academic Diversity
  • Work Experience
    • In Years
    • Job Profile
  • Professional Courses

 

All the IIMs don’t consider all the selection criteria for IIMs mentioned above. Below chart will help you understand the percentage amount that is considered while calling a candidate for selection process for IIMs

 

 

Selection Criteria for IIMs

for 2017 – 18

 

CAT Score

 

10th Marks 12th Marks Grad. %age Work Exp Gender Div. Academic Div
IIM Ahmedabad 70 10 10 10 0 0 Y
IIM Bangalore 40 20 10 20 8 2 8
IIM Calcutta 56 20 20 0 0 4 0

 

* The yellow in the above chart symbolises that either one of the criteria may be considered for selection process

 

Final Selection Process | Selection Criteria for IIMs

When getting a call back from IIM is just not enough unless you convert the call and be selected to the most exclusive Business Schools of India

 

The fundamentals of Final Selection Parameters for IIM include the following headers

 

  • WAT (Writing Ability Test)
  • GD (Group Discussions)
  • PI (Personal Interviews)

 

IIM Final Selection Parameters for 2017 – 18 CAT Score 10th Marks 12th Marks Grad. %age Work Exp Gender Div. Academic Div WAT GD PI
IIM Ahmedabad 28 4 4 4 0 0 Y 10 0 50
IIM Bangalore 25 10 5 10 10 0 10 10 0 30
IIM Calcutta 30 0 0 0 8 0 4 10 0 48

Well nonetheless MBA is an expensive degree but many top Business schools are offering scholarships on the basis of merit, profile and background. Apply for scholarships today.

 

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