FMS Delhi admission criteria 2018-20, 60 per cent weightage on CAT score

FMS Delhi admission criteria 2018-20FMS Delhi Admission Criteria 2018-20 - Faculty of Management Studies (FMS), University of Delhi has announced the admission to MBA (Full Time) programme for 2018-20 batch. The application process has commenced from October 5 and will end on November 20, 2017. The admission will take place on the basis of CAT performance, Group Discussion, Extempore and Personal Interview and past academic records. In a first, FMS would be considering past academic records as a parameter for final selection. The intake of the MBA (FT) programme is 120 and the fee is approximately Rs. 20,000. Let us take a look at the detailed about FMS Delhi admission criteria 2018-20.

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FMS Delhi Eligibility Criteria


Candidates should be graduates in any discipline from a recognised institute with minimum 50 per cent aggregate marks. For reserved category candidates, the percentage is 45. Final year graduation students are also eligible to apply. However, they have to secure the required percentage after the declaration of result.


FMS Delhi Application Process


The application process for FMS Delhi admission 2018 is completely online. Applicants have to visit the official website and fill up the online application form and submit it. The application fee is Rs. 1000 for General category candidates and Rs. 350 for SC, ST and PWD candidates. The application fee can be paid through Credit/Debit Card or Net Banking methods.


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FMS Delhi Admission Criteria 2018-20 - Shortlist Procedure


According to FMS, in order to ensure gender and academic diversity, sectional weightages to CAT scores are assigned. The sectional weightages for CAT 2017 are given in the table below.


FMS Shortlist Criteria – CAT Sectiona Wise Weightages



Quantitative Ability

30 per cent


30 per cent

Verbal and Reading Comprehension

40 per cent

An additional three marks will be added to the composite score of female candidates. This composite score will be used only for shortlisting the candidates for Interview Process.


The CAT cutoff of FMS is declared after the release of shortlisted candidates for the selection procedure. The following table brings to you the last year’s FMS Delhi cutoff.


FMS Delhi Cutoff 2017


Composite Score









FMS Selection Procedure


The final selection will be based on the performance Group Discussion, Extempore and Personal Interview. Past academic records and CAT scores are also given due weightage along with gender diversity factor. The table below brings to you the parameters and weightages for final selection.


FMS Delhi Admission Criteria 2018-20 - Selection Process



CAT 2017 Score

60 percent

Class X Marks

5 percent

Class XII Marks

5 percent

Group Discussion

10 percent


5 percent

Personal Interview

15 percent

An additional three per cent of the maximum aggregate marks shall be awarded to the women candidates who appear for the interview while drawing the list of selected candidates.


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First Published On : 10 Oct 2017 04:45 PM IST

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