IIM Udaipur Admission Criteria 2018: CAT score gets 53 percent weightage

IIM Udaipur Admission CriteriaIIM Udaipur Admission Criteria 2018 – Indian Institute of Management, Udaipur (IIM Udaipur) has released the admission criteria for its 8th Post-Graduate Programme in Management (PGPM) for 2018-20 batch. The IIM Udaipur admission criteria 2018 is for the candidates who applied for the admission to IIM Udaipur at the time of registration. The institute is expected to take around 260 students for PGPM 2018-20 batch. Last year, the batch size was around 240. There has been a significant change in the CAT cutoff this year for all categories. Even the weightage given to the each step of the selection criteria has been changed this year. Like most of the IIMs, IIM Udaipur considers performance in Common Admission Test (CAT), WAT & PI and candidate’s profile for the final selection. All the stages of the admission criteria 2018 of IIM Udaipur is explained in this article. Let’s have a look at IIM Udaipur admission criteria 2018 in detail.

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IIM Udaipur Admission Criteria 2018 has the following stages:

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Stage 1: IIM Udaipur Admission Criteria 2018 – Criteria for shortlisting candidates for PA (WAT/PI) Process

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The following table shows overall and sectional minimum CAT cutoff percentile (category-wise) for eligibility to PA process.

 

IIM Udaipur Admission Criteria 2018 – Category-wise Minimum CAT 2017 Percentile

Category

DILR

VARC

QA

Aggregate

General

80

80

80

80

NC-OBC

60

60

60

78

SC

50

50

50

60

ST

30

30

30

40

DAP

30

30

30

40

*VARC – Verbal Ability & Reading Comprehension

*DILR – Data Interpretation & Logical Reasoning

*QA – Quantitative Analysis

 

The Admission Committee of IIM Udaipur will decide the number of candidates who would be called for Personal Appearance (WAT & PI) process on the basis of criteria prepared for each category. However, if the actual number of short-listed candidates were found to be less/more than the required number of candidates to be called for WAT & PI process category-wise, then the overall, as well as section-wise minimum score, would be decreased/increased to get the desired number of candidates.

For Common Admission Process (CAP) 2018, the performance of candidates in WAT, GD and PI of ten IIMs would only be used for preparing the merit list. The scores of older IIMs would not be considered for merit list.

 

Stage 2: IIM Udaipur Admission Criteria 2018 – Criteria for preparing the Merit List

The criteria for preparing merit list is given below:

IIM Udaipur Admission Criteria 2018-20: Criteria for preparing the Merit List

S.No.

Components

Weightage (in Percentage)

1.

CAT score

53 percent

2.

Personal Appearance  (WAT & PI)

21 percent

3.

Profile

26 percent

*CAT Score of the candidate divided by Maximum CAT Score among candidates who have applied to IIMU and attended WAT & PI. It is clarified that the CAT Score would be used and not the CAT Percentile.

Let’s have a look at each selection factor in detail.   

1. CAT score gets maximum 53 percent weightage.

2. Personal Appearance process has two components – WA and PI. The weightage given to each section is given in the table below:

 

Weightage to Personal Appearance components

Components

Weightage (in Percentage)

WA

6 percent

PI

15 percent

Candidates who do not obtain the minimum score in the PA process would not be considered for the merit list. The minimum scores would be decided by IIM Udaipur.

 

3. Profile gets a significant weightage on the merit list. The Profile of a candidate is the breakup of three components – Academic Profile, Work Experience and Diversity. The weightage given to each part is given in the table below:

Weightage to Profile components

S.No.

Components

Weightage (in Percentage)

3.1

Academic Profile

10 percent

3.2

Work Experience

6 percent

3.3

Diversity

10 percent

3.1 - Academic Profile carries the following weights:

  • Post-Graduation with 55 percent and above or CA/CS/ICWA – 2 percent

  • Under- Graduation – 4 percent

  • 12th Standard – 2 percent

  • 10th Standard – 2 percent

Academic Profile Points

Range of Marks (%)

10th

12th

Graduation

<= 60

0.2

0.2

0.4

60.01 to 64

0.4

0.4

0.8

64.01 to 68

0.6

0.6

1.2

68.01 to 72

0.8

0.8

1.6

72.01 to 76

1.0

1.0

2.0

76.01 to 80

1.2

1.2

2.4

80.01 to 84

1.4

1.4

2.8

84.01 to 88

1.6

1.6

3.2

88.01 to 92

1.8

1.8

3.6

92.01 >=               

2.0

2.0

4.0

3.2 – Work Experience carries the following weights:

 

Scores for Work Experience

Months

Score

6 or Less

0

7 - 12

2

13 - 24

4

25 – 36

6

37 – 48

3

49 - 60

3

60 or More

0

As mentioned by IIM Udaipur, only the relevant experience in terms of completed months will be considered.

 

3.3 – Diversity

Female – 5, Else – 0

Academic Disciplines – 5, Else - 0

 

IIM Udaipur Admission Criteria 2018-20: Reservation Policy

IIM Udaipur follows Government of India’s reservation policy. Below given table explains the weightage for different categories.

Category

Percentage Reservation

SC

15 percent

ST

7.5 percent

NC-OBC

27 percent

DAP

3 percent

General

47.5 percent

IIM Udaipur Admission Criteria 2018-20: Offer Acceptance and Withdrawal

A candidate receiving admission offer from IIM Udaipur and accepting the offer within the stipulated date needs to send Offer Acceptance Form along with Offer Acceptance Fee of Rs. 50,000. If a candidate subsequently wishes to withdraw the offer within the withdrawal date specified in the offer letter, Offer Acceptance Amount will be refunded after deducting Rs. 1000 as processing charges. No refund will be admissible if a candidate applies for withdrawal after the date specified in the offer letter. If a candidate registers for the programme, his/her Offer Acceptance Amount will be adjusted against Term I Fee. In the event of withdrawal from the Programme after registration, no refund of Offer Acceptance Amount or Term Fee will be made.

 

IIM Udaipur reserves the right to make changes in the shortlisting and selection criteria if considered necessary at any point.

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