CAT Cut Off 2018

CAT Cut Off 2018, CAT Exam Cutoff

The CAT cutoff 2018 is announced separately by each of the IIMs, after the CAT Result 2018 is announced. Apart from the 20 IIMs, there are other top B-schools as well that accept the CAT score 2018. Here is a complete know-how about what to expect from the cutoff for CAT 2018.

 

 

CAT Cutoff 2018: Important Dates

CAT Cutoff 2018
 
CAT Cutoff 2018: Calculation & Determination Factors

There are multiple factors on which cutoff for CAT 2018 exam depends. It is a statistical measure of distribution and is mostly dependent on the number of candidates who appear for the test.

The CAT percentile is calculated as follows:

CAT Cutoff Formula

Factors:

1.    Total number of candidates appearing for CAT 2018
2.    The number of seats available in each participating institute (IIM and non IIM)
3.    The difficulty level of the CAT 2018 exam
4.    The overall caliber of the test takers appearing for the exam
5.    The normalized scores in order to ensure uniformity in the overall performance of all candidates

Please Note: The CAT cutoff for each IIM and non IIM College is announced individually on respective websites. Once you get your CAT 2018 score, please check college-wise.

CAT Cutoff 2018: Expected Cutoff for IIMs

The expected cutoff for CAT 2018 should be along the lines of previous years cutoffs along with the factors discussed above. Here a look at the overall CAT cutoff for 2017 for the various IIMs for the general category:

Overall CAT Cutoff Percentile - GEN Category

CAT Cutoff Percentile

The IIM CAT cutoff for 2018 will also be released category wise and section wise. Usually, the cutoff percentile remains on same lines for the three sections – QA, DILR and VARC with a few ups and downs. We get you an average of what the sectional cutoff could look like for CAT 2018 cutoff:

CATEGORY GEN NC-OBC PwD/DA SC ST
Amritsar 80 55 30 50 30
Ahmadabad 70 65 60 60 50
Bengaluru 80 70 60 65 60
Bodh Gaya 80 55 30 50 30
Calcutta >=80 >=75 >=60 >=65 >=60
Indore 80 70 45 55 45
Jammu 75 65 40 50 40
Kozhikode 80 70 40 50 40
Kashipur 80 60 30 50 30
Lucknow 85 77 55 55 50
Nagpur 72 65 40 50 40
Raipur 80 72 50 60 50
Ranchi/ Udaipur/ Rohtak/ Sambhalpur/ Sirmaur 80 60 30 50 30
Shillong 75 75 50 60 50
Trichy 80 72 50 60 50
Viag 80 70 50 60 50

CAT Cutoff 2018: Expected Cutoff for Non IIMs

Here is a list of some other top institutes that accept the CAT score 2018 and the expected CAT 2018 cutoff based on previous years is expected to be

Institute Expected CAT Cutoff
DMS, IIT Chennai 96+
DMS, IIT Chennai 95+
FMS, Delhi 99+
IFMR, Chennai 80+
IMT, Ghaziabad 90+
LIBA, Chennai 77+
MDI Gurugram  
NITIE, Mumbai 97+
SJMSOM, IIT Bombay 98+
SPJIMR, Mumbai 85+
TAPMI, Manipal 85+
XIMB, Bhuvaneshwar 85+

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