IIM Ahmedabad admission procedure 2016 18

life at IIM ahemdabad

Stage 1 Select your AC category

AC-11. Agriculture
2. Animal Husbandry
3. Dairy Science/Technology
4. Fisheries
5. Forestry
6. Food Technology
7. Horticulture
8. Dentistry
9. Pharmacology/ Pharmacy
10. Science
AC-21. Arts/Humanities
2. Law
3. Education [including Physical Education and Sports]
4. Rural Studies/Rural Sociology/Rural Cooperatives/Rural Banking
AC-31. Commerce/Economics
2. Hotel & Tourism Management
3. Management
AC-41. Agricultural Engineering
2. Architecture
3. Engineering/Technology [B.E., B.Sc. (Engg.), B.Tech.]
AC-51. Any other discipline not mentioned in AC-1 to AC-7AC-6

1. Medicine

AC-71. Chartered Accountancy (CA)

2. Cost and Works Accountancy (ICWA)

3. Company Secretaryship (CS)

 

Stage 2 Criteria for Academic profile – Minimum percentage needed

C1. P ≥ 80 (Science), 77 (Commerce), 75 (Arts/Humanities)

Where P is the average of the percentages of marks scored in 10th and 12th std. exams.

C2. (Percentage of marks in the bachelor’s examination) ≥ Minimum cut-off percentage (discipline-wise as shown in the Table 5).

Minimum cut-offs (specific to the category and the stream as shown in Table 6).

Table 6. Minimum cut-off for P across different disciplines and different categories

Stream in 12th std.

General Category

NCOBC Category

SC Category

ST Category

DA Category

ScienceCommerceArts & Humanities

80

77

75

75

72

70

70

67

64

65

62

59

70

67

64

 

Stage 3 Minimum cutoff in CAT 2015  – Preliminary Screening

In CAT 2015 there will be three sections viz., ‘Quantitative Aptitude’ (QA), ‘Data Interpretation & Logical Reasoning’ (DILR) and ‘Verbal and Reading Comprehension’ (VRC). Candidates fulfilling the following minimum cut offs in the sectional percentile ranks and overall percentile rank and obtaining a positive (greater than zero) raw score in all sections of the CAT-2015 will only be considered for all subsequent stages.

Minimum Cut-offs of CAT-2015 Percentile Ranks

Category

Verbal and Reading Comprehension percentile rank

(PVRC)

Data Interpretation & Logical Reasoning percentile rank

(PDILR)

Quantitative Aptitude percentile rank

(PQA)

Overall percentile rank

(PT)

General

80

80

80

90

NC-OBC-cum-transgender

75

75

75

85

SC

70

70

70

80

ST

60

60

60

70

DA

70

70

70

80

Note: Scheduled Castes (SC), Scheduled Tribes (ST), Non-creamy Other Backward Castes (NC-OBC), Differently Abled (DA).