IIM Lucknow Admission Criteria 2019-21: PI gets maximum 40 percent weightage in the final merit list

IIM Lucknow Admission Criteria 2018IIM Lucknow Admission Criteria 2019-21: IIM Lucknow has declared the final admission criteria for its flagship Post Graduate Programme in Management (PGP), Post Graduate Programme in Agribusiness Management (PGP-ABM) and Post Graduate Programme in Sustainability Management (PGP-SM) programmes for the 2019-21 batch. The CAT cutoffs for General Category candidates for the PGP, PGP-ABM and PGP-SM are same as last year - 90 percentile, 85 percentile and and 85 percentile respectively. The cutoff and selection procedure for IIM Lucknow has also remained the same as last year. Take a look at the detailed IIM Lucknow admission criteria 2019-21 here.

 

Candidates are shortlisted on the basis of their CAT performance, past academic records and diversity factors. The following table brings to you the sectional and overall CAT 2018 cutoff across programmes and categories.

 

IIM Lucknow Admission Criteria 2019-21: CAT Cutoff

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Category

PGP

PGP-ABM

PGP-SM

VARC

DILR

QA

Total

VARC

DILR

QA

Total

VARC

DILR

QA

Total

General

85

85

85

90

80

80

80

85

80

80

80

85

NC-OBC

77

77

77

82

72

72

72

77

72

72

72

77

SC

55

55

55

70

55

55

55

65

55

55

55

65

ST

50

50

50

65

50

50

50

60

50

50

50

60

PWD

50

50

50

65

50

50

50

60

50

50

50

60

As compared to the IIM Lucknow cutoff of last year, the sectional and overall cutoffs for all categories have remained unchanged for PGP-ABM and PGP-SM programmes. 

 

IIM Lucknow Admission Criteria 2019-21: Shortlisting Criteria

Components

Weights

(PGP)

Weights

(PGP-ABM)

Weights

(PGPSM)

Method of scoring

CAT Score (CS)

60

60

60

CS = (Candidates CAT Score/Highest CAT Score of 2015) * 60

Class XII Marks (12M)

10

10

10

Candidates’ Class 12 Percentage in respective Board

Percentage       12M

98.01-100.00            10

84.01- 86.00             3

82.01- 84.00             2

80.01- 82.1               1

<=80                          0

Graduation Marks

10

10

10

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

Marks will be amended to take values between 0 – 10. ( m = Mean and s = Standard Deviation of the respective Academic Discipline)

Work Experience

10

0

10

IF (Prog = PGP & x > 6) WE = min{(x – 6)×0.50, 10}

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

Diversity Factor: Academic Discipline (DFa)

5

20

5

IF (Prog. = PGP/PGPSM and Academic programmes are listed by the institute) DFa = 5

ELSE IF (Prog. = PGP-ABM and Academic Disciplines listed by the institute)

DFa = 20

Else DFa = 0

Diversity Factor: Gender (DFb)

5

5

5

IF (Prog. = PGP/PGP-ABMPGPSM and Gender = Female)

DFb = 5

ELSE DFb = 0

Shortlist Total

100

100

100

 

To shortlist the candidates for the selection rounds, CAT 2018 scores will be given the maximum weightage followed by past academic records (Class XII and Graduation marks). IIM Lucknow has given the maximum weightage to the Academic diversity factor for PGP-ABM programme. 

 

The shortlisted candidates will appear for Written Ability Test (WAT) and Personal Interview (PI) rounds. For the final selection, IIM Lucknow has given a certain weightage to each factor. The table given below explains the same. 

 

IIM Lucknow Admission Criteria 2019-21: Final Selection Criteria

S.No.

Component

Weightage

PGP & PGP-SM

PGP-ABM

1

CAT

30

35

2

PI

40

40

3

Academic Performance (12M + GM)

5 + 5

5 + 5

4

Diversity Factor (Academic + Gender)

5

5

5

Work Experience

5

NA

6

WAT

10

10

 

Final Score

100

100

For PGP-ABM programme, the weightage for CAT is higher than that assigned to PGP and PGP-SM. On the other hand, while work experience is assigned five points for PGP and PGP-SM, the factor is not considered for PGP-ABM.

 

According to IIM Lucknow, the minimum requirement for clearing the Personal Interview is 12 out of 40 marks. Names of candidates who do not pass in the PI round will not be included in the final merit list.

 

First Published On : 24 Aug 2017 04:28 PM IST

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