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IIM Raipur 2018-20 Admission Process

IIM Raipur offers admission on the basis of CAT Score, Profile Score and WAT & PI Score taken together.

Oct 15, 2018 19:13 IST
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 IIM Raipur 2018-20 Admission Process
IIM Raipur 2018-20 Admission Process

Indian Institute of Management, Raipur aims to nurture ethical business leaders who are not only committed to industry and commerce but also are socially inclined towards their effective contribution in building the nation and take the country forward at an international level.   

According to the recently released admission policy of IIM, Raipur, 32% has been allotted to CAT score followed by 30% weightage to WAT/PI rounds and the remaining 38% weightage is distributed among various aspects like diversity, work experience and academic record, which we are going to elaborate in this article.

IIM Raipur: Programmes Offered

The PGP-M (Post Graduate Programme in Management) is the flagship programme of IIM Raipur. The programme adheres to holistic development of students and nurtures them as future business leaders to face the global industrial challenges successfully. The objective of this 2 year Post-Graduate Programme is to develop global mindset among students and increase their affinity to work with zeal and passion. Other than following the updated management curriculum, the programme intends to bring upfront the importance of socio-cultural and socio-economic aspects to the students.

Besides, the flagship programme, the following programmes are also offered by IIM Raipur:

  • Executive Fellow Program in Management (EFPM)
  • Fellow Programme in Management (FPM)

IIM Raipur: Programme-wise Eligibility Criteria

The eligibility criteria of various programmes offered at IIM Raipur are listed below:       

PGP - Candidates need to have a Bachelor’s Degree with 50% marks (for general candidates) and 47% marks (for NC-OBC; 45% for SC/ST/DAP candidates) in any discipline from a recognized university.

FPM - Candidates need to have Master’s degree in any discipline with at-least 60% marks in aggregate Or CA, ICWA, CS with at least 60% marks Or B.E./B.Tech.) with at least 60% marks in aggregate.

EFPM - Candidates should have a Master’s Degree in any discipline from a recognized university with at-least 60% marks Or PGP/ EPGP/ PGPWE degree from any of the IIMs with CGPA of 6.0 out of 10 Or B.E./B.Tech.) with at least 60% marks in aggregate.

IIM Raipur: Admission Process

The prime objective of IIM Raipur’s admission process is to identify and shortlist meritorious candidates who are the best fit for management studies. The admission process of IIM Raipur includes:

  • CAT Exam Score
  • Short-listing candidates on the basis of CAT score for Personal Appearance (PA) process
  • The PA Process is composed of Written Ability Test (WAT) and Personal Interview (PI)
  • Preparing the final admission list on the basis of CAT score, WAT & PI score and Profile Score

IIM Admission: Admission Cutoffs          

The CAT percentile will be used for shortlisting candidates for WAT and PI. The tentative category-wise minimum percentile is as follows:

The first step of selection procedure at IIM Raipur includes shortlisting candidates on the basis of CAT Score. The minimum CAT 2017 percentile for the PGP Bath of 2018-20 is presented below in the tabular format:

Category

Quantitative

Data Interpretation and

Verbal and Reading

Total


Aptitude (QA)

Logical Reasoning

Comprehension

(Overall)



(DILR)

(VRC)


General

80

80

80

95

NC-OBC

60

60

60

78

SC

50

50

50

60

ST

30

30

30

40

DAP

30

30

30

40

It solely depends on the IIM Raipur Admission Committee to decide the number of candidates to be called for PA process on the basis of shortlisted merit list. The section-wise minimum score of CAT exam can be reduced or increased depending upon the number of shortlisted candidates to be less or more respectively.

IIM Raipur: Admission Shortlisting Criteria 

The criteria for preparing the Merit List will be as follows:

  • CAT Score: 32%
  • Personal Appearance (WAT & PI): 30%
  • Profile: 38%

Note: In the personal appearance round 10% weightage is given to WAT and 20% weightage is given to PI.

What is the Profile Score?

It is important to note that 38% weightage is given to profile when it comes to shortlist candidates. The following weightages will be considered for profiling:

  • Academic Profile : 20
  • Work experience : 6
  • Diversity : 12

For Academic Profile, following will be the weights

  • 10th Standard : 7
  • 12th Standard : 6
  • Graduation : 7

The range of academic marks is presented below in the tabular format:

Range of Marks

10th class

12th class

Graduation

(%)




<=55

1

1

1

55.01 to 60

2

2

2

60.01 to 70

3

3

3

70.01 to 80

4

4

4

80.01 to 90

5

5

5

>90.01

7

6

7

The Work Experience (6) will have the following weights:

Months*

6 or Less

7-12

13-18

19-24

25-36

37-48

49  or More

Score

2

3

4

6

3

Note: Only relevant experience in terms of completed months will be considered

Diversity (12) will be the following weights:

While merit is the prime consideration, IIM Raipur also wishes to promote diversity in its PGP. Hence, it strives to ensure a better balance between gender  and among various academic disciplines.

Sl no

Gender

1

Female: 6, Else = 0

The following academic disciplines are eligible for score for diversity factors.

Sl. No.

Academic Disciplines = 6, Else=0

1

Arts/Humanities: Archaeology, Anthropology, Economics ,Geography, Education, History, Liberal arts, Languages, Law, Library and Information Science, Music, Philosophy, Mass Communication and Journalism, Performing Arts (Dance/Drama/Theatre), Literature, Physical Education, Psychology, Political Science, Public Administration, Social Work, Statistics, Sociology, etc

2

Commerce: Accountancy, Auditing, Banking, Chartered accountancy, Costs and Works Accountancy, etc

3

Science: Chemistry, Physics, Mathematics, Zoology, Biology, etc

4

Others: Medicine, Management and Pharmacy

IIM Raipur: Final Admission Selection Criteria

The final selection criteria for admission to PGP program is done on the basis of CAT Percentile. The admission committee shortlist candidates on the basis of CAT Score, and then the shortlisted candidates are required to go through personal appearance process that includes written ability test and personal interview. After that, the final score including the profile score is calculated to finally give admission offers to candidates.

IIM Raipur: Programme Fees

The Fee Structure for Post Graduate Programme 2018-20 of IIM Raipur is as follows:

Particulars

1st Term

2nd Term

3rd Term

Total (Rs.)

Tuition Fees

145200

145200

145200

435600

Course Materials

12000

12000

12000

36000

Computer Charges

12000

12000

12000

36000

Library Fees

16800

16800

16800

50400

Lodging Charges

10800

10800

10800

32400

Development Fees

18000



18000

Medical Insurance Charges

1200



1200

Students’ Association Fees

6000



6000

Alumni Activities

2400



2400

Total

224400

196800

196800

618000

Caution Deposit (Refundable)

30000



30000

 The fee structure for the 4th, 5th and 6th term is as follows:

Particulars

4th Term

5th Term

6th Term

Total (Rs.)

Tuition Fees

145200

145200

145200

435600

Course Materials

12000

12000

12000

36000

Computer Charges

12000

12000

12000

36000

Library Fees

18000

18000

18000

54000

Lodging Charges

10800

10800

10800

32400

Development Fees

18000



18000

Medical Insurance  Charges

1200



1200

Total

217200

198000

198000

613200

 Note: The initial amount of Rs. 50,000 deposited while accepting the admission offer will be adjusted against the 1st term fees.

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