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CAT 2016: Now possible to get shortlisted in IIM Ahmedabad at minimum 80 percentile

IIM- Ahmedabad has announced admission policy. Higher chances to get shortlisted as minimum percentile reduced to 80 this year. Read the full news at jagranjosh.com.

Aug 3, 2016 16:20 IST
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IIM-A has announced its admission policy for the selection process to be followed by them for the coming batch 2017-19. This year there are higher chances to get shortlisted as minimum percentile has been reduced to 80. Yes, you heard it right, even if you score as low as 80 percentile overall and 70 sectional percentile in CAT 2016 provided you have excellent academic record.

Take a glance at the table given below to ensure the requirements of the selection criteria set up by the CAT 2016.

Category

Percentile Rank in Verbal & Reading Comprehension (PVRC)

Percentile rank in Data Interpretation & Logical Reasoning (PDILR)

Percentile Rank in Quantitative Aptitude 
(PQA)

Overall Percentile Rank

General

70

70

70

80

NC-OBC cum transgender

65

65

65

75

SC

60

60

60

70

ST

50

50

50

60

PWD

60

60

60

70

It should be noted that only those candidates who have scored above the following minimum cut-offs in the sectional percentile ranks, the overall percentile rank and obtaining a positive (greater than zero)  raw score in all sections of CAT-2016 will be considered for all the subsequent stages.

Last year the minimum cut-off set by IIM-A was 90 percentile rank for the General Category students. This year the percentile has been reduced to 80 percentile rank.

About IIM- Ahmedabad

IIM Ahmedabad (IIMA) offers a full-time residential course for graduates hailing from all disciplines who wish to pursue their career in Management field. It offers two-year Post-graduate Programme in Management (PGP). IIM-A has been ranked 24th among the list of top 157 B-school(s) in the World by Financial Times (FT).

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