MICAT Selection Procedure 2018: The selection procedure of MICAT 2018 was conducted from March 8 to 18, 2018. The qualifying candidates who meet the MICAT cutoff criterion were eligible for the MICAT 2018 selection procedure. Based on their performance in the exam, MICA shortlisted candidates for further rounds of MICAT selection procedure. Shortlisted candidates appeared for the Group Exercise (GE) and Personal Interview (PI) rounds. MICA announced the list of shortlisted candidates on March 1, 2018. The shortlist was common for MICAT I and MICAT II. MICAT I was held on December 17, 2017, and the result was announced on January 3, 2018. MICAT II was held on February 17, 2018, and the result was announced on February 28, 2018. The final result of MICAT has been announced on March 31, 2018. This article of Careers360 brings to you detailed account of MICAT selection procedure 2018.
The table below brings to you the timelines of MICAT 2018 selection procedure:
Important Dates for MICAT Selection Procedure 2018
Exam Date of MICAT – I 2018
Result Date of MICAT – I 2018
January 3, 2018
Exam Date of MICAT – II 2018
February 17, 2018
Result Date of MICAT – II 2018
February 26, 2018
Declaration of shortlisting
March 1, 2018
GE & PI at Delhi and Kolkata
March 8, 9 & 10, 2018
GE & PI at MICA Ahmedabad
March 13 & 14, 2018
GE & PI at Bangalore and Mumbai
March 16, 17 & 18, 2018
March 31, 2018
If a candidate is able to clear the MICAT 2018 cutoff, then he/she will be shortlisted to appear for Group Exercise (GE) and Personal Interaction (PI) rounds. The final merit list of MICAT 2018 will be generated based on candidates’ performance in MICAT 2018, selection rounds, past academic records and work experience.
MICAT 2018 Selection Procedure
The selection procedure of MICAT 2018 includes three steps. Candidates scoring the minimum MICAT 2018 cutoff will be eligible for the selection process. Candidates need to know the below-mentioned steps of MICAT 2018 selection procedure:
Candidates need to appear for MICAT 2018.
Psychometric test is a qualifier.
Candidates need to appear for Group Exercise (GE) and Personal Interview (PI) rounds.
There should be a unanimous recommendation by all the panel members of PI
Test takers must get at least 3.5 or more on a 5 point scale in GE
Aspirants should have at least 4 or more on a 5 point scale in PI
The final merit list will be prepared by the exam conducting authority – MICA on the basis of below-mentioned weightage.
Weightage for Final Merit List of MICAT 2018
CAT 2017, XAT 2018 and GMAT (2016 onwards) Scores
MICAT Score (Best of Two Score)
On the basis of the result of MICAT 2018, candidates will be selected for next round. Candidates scoring less than the required cutoff will not be shortlisted for the further rounds. MICAT I 2018 result was announced on January 3, 2018.
MICAT 2018 is a national level MBA entrance exam conducted by MICA, Ahmedabad for admission to Post Graduate Diploma in Management - Communications (PGDM-C) programme offering 180 seats. The application process of MICAT 2018 started on January 3, 2018, for MICAT II and the exam was conducted on February 17, 2018, in online mode.