IIM Jammu Admission Criteria 2017: 50 per cent weightage to CAT score for final selection

IIM Jammu Admission Criteria 2017IIM Jammu has announced the admission criteria for PGP 2017-19 batch. The admission process of the second batch will be a two step process. In the first stage, candidates will be shortlisted on the basis of CAT 2016 cutoff for IIM Jammu. Like last year, there will be no GD/WAT PI rounds for final selection and merit list will be generated on the basis of CAT score, past academic records, diversity among others. Compared to last year, the weightages for final merit list parameters have increased and the total weightage has doubled from 50 to 100.

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IIM Jammu CAT Cutoff 2016

Category

QA

DILR

VARC

Total

General

75

75

75

80

NC-OBC

68

68

68

72

SC

50

50

50

65

ST

45

45

45

60

PWD

50

50

50

70

Candidates fulfilling the CAT 2016 cutoff of IIM Jammu will be shortlisted for the final selection process. The parameters and weightages for merit list generation is given in the table below.

 

Generation of Final Merit List

S.No.

Component

Weightage

Method of Scoring

1

Scaled CAT Score (CS)

50

CS = (Candidate’s CAT Score/Highest CAT score of 2016)x X

X = 50

2

Class – XII Marks (12M)

10

Weightage based on Class XII percentile

 

<=80 – 0

80.01-82 – 1

82.01-84 – 2

84.01-86 – 3

and so on till

98.01-100 - 10

3

Graduation Marks (GM)

10

To be normalised as per Academic Discipline: (i) Engineering; (ii) Science; (iii) Commerce; (iv) Arts; (v) Others

GM = [{(Candidate’s Graduation score percent – Mean/Standard deviation of respective academic discipline)x(50/3)}+50]x10/100

4

Work Experience (WE)

20

If x>6 | WE = min {(x-6), 20}

Where, x = Number of months of work experience as on 31 July, 2016.

5a

Diversity Factor: (Dfa): Academic disciplines

5

Candidates belonging to academic background other than engineering = 5

Candidates from engineering background = 0

5b

Diversity Factor (Dfb): Gender

5

Female candidates = 5

Others = 0

 

Composite Score

100

 

According to IIM Jammu, admission offers are likely to be made in the last week of May 2017. IIM Lucknow is the mentor institute of IIM Jammu.

 

Also Read

IIM Admission Criteria 2017-19

IIM Cutoff

 

Stay tuned to bschool.careers360.com for more on IIM Admission.

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