Admission Criteria

IIM Percentile Cut Offs

Note - These are just the minimum percentiles required ( as per CAT 2017 ) to be considered for shortlisting and does not ensure an interview call from IIMs. The actual cutoffs are usually much higher.

IIM Ahmedabad
CategoryVA/RCDI/LRQAOverall
General 70 70 70 80
NC-OBC or Transgender 65 65 65 75
SC 60 60 60 70
ST 50 50 50 60
DAP 60 60 60 70
IIM Bangalore
CategoryVA/RCDI/LRQAOverall
General 85 80 80 90
NC-OBC 75 70 70 80
SC 70 65 65 75
ST 60 60 60 75
DAP 60 60 60 75
IIM Calcutta
Category QA DI/LR VA/RC Overall
OPEN 80 80 80 90
NC-OBC 75 75 75 85
SC 65 65 65 70
ST 60 60 60 70
DAP 60 60 60 70
IIM Kozhikode
Category Overall CAT 2017 percentile Sectional CAT 2017 percentile
General 90 80
OBC NC 80 70
SC 65 50
ST/DA 55 40
IIM Raipur
Category of Candidate Sectional Percentile Overall Percentile
General) 80 90
OBC (NC) 72 81
SC 60 75
ST 50 65
DAP 55 65
IIM Kashipur
Category of Candidate Sectional Percentile Overall Percentile
General 80 90
OBC (NC) 60 78
SC 50 60
ST 30 40
DAP 30 40
IIM Bodhgaya
Category of Candidate Sectional Percentile Overall Percentile
General 80 90
OBC (NC) 55 75
SC 50 55
ST 30 35
DAP 30 35
IIM Vishakhapatnam
Category QA DI/LR VA/RC Overall
OPEN 80 80 85 90
NC OBC 70 70 75 80
SC 60 60 60 75
ST 50 50 50 55
DAP 50 50 50 55
IIM Sambalpur
Category of Candidate Sectional Percentile Overall Percentile
General 80 90
OBC (NC) 65 78
SC 50 60
ST 30 40
DAP 30 40
IIM Lucknow
Category QA DI/LR VARC Overall
General 85 85 85 90
OBC NC 77 77 77 82
SC 55 55 55 75
ST 50 50 50 70
DAP 55 55 55 75
IIM Indore
Category Overall CAT 2017 score percentile Sectional CAT 2017 score percentile
General 90 80
OBC (NC) 80 70
SC 60 55
ST/DA 50 45
IIM Shillong
Category VA/RC DI/LR QA
DA 50 50 50
ST 50 50 50
SC 60 60 60
Others 70 70 70
IIM Ranchi
Category of Candidate Sectional Percentile Overall Percentile
General 80 90
OBC (NC) 60 78
SC 50 60
ST 30 40
DAP 30 40
IIM Rohtak
Category of Candidate Sectional Percentile Overall Percentile
General 80 90
OBC (NC) 60 78
SC 50 60
ST 30 40
DAP 30 40
IIM Udaipur
Category of Candidate Sectional Percentile Overall Percentile
General 80 80
OBC (NC) 60 78
SC 50 60
ST 30 40
DAP 30 40
IIM Nagpur
Category of Candidate Sectional Percentile Overall Percentile
General 72 90
OBC (NC) 65 81
SC 60 65
ST 40 40
DAP 50 65
IIM Amritsar
Category of Candidate Sectional Percentile Overall Percentile
General 80 90
OBC (NC) 55 75
SC 50 55
ST 30 35
DAP 30 35
IIM Trichy
Category of Candidate Sectional Percentile Overall Percentile
General) 80 90
OBC (NC) 72 81
SC 60 75
ST 50 65
DAP 50 65