IIM Kashipur Admission 2019

IIM Kashipur Admission 2019

The 13th of the 20 reputed IIMs to be established in India, IIM Kashipur came into being in the year 2011, in Kashipur Uttarakhand. The institute offers a

  • 2 year fulltime residential Postgraduate Programme in Management (PGP)
  • 2 year MBA (WX) programme for working executives

IIM Kashipur Admission 2019 – PGP

The candidates applying for the IIM Kashipur PGP will be selected based on the marks scored in the Common Admission Test (CAT) held at the national level. The process undertaken for selecting students for IIM Kashipur Admission 2019-21 will comprise of two stages. All eligible candidates who had appeared for CAT 2018 and had subsequently applied to IIM Kashipur will first need to pass through Stage 1. The candidates shortlisted through this stage will then appear for Stage 2. It is ensured that adequate number of candidates belonging to different minority categories come through Stage 1 in compliance with the reservation policy of Government of India.

Eligibility

The candidates should have secured at least a Bachelor’s degree, scoring a minimum of 50% marks or an equivalent CGPA. The minimum percentage requirement is reduced for candidates belonging to SC/ST/DAP categories and is kept at 45%. NC-OBC candidates should have scored at least 47% in their graduation.

Candidates awaiting results of their Bachelor’s degree exam or equivalent or appearing for the final year examination of their bachelor’s degree or equivalent are also eligible to apply.

Selection procedure

Stage 1 – Shortlisting of candidates for WAT (Written Ability Test) and PI (Personal Interview) round

The candidates will be shortlisted based on their CAT scores and the overall academic performance.

Below provided is a table detailing the CAT scores required for the students to qualify for Stage 1 (WAT-PI round). Please note, these percentages are good enough to only qualify for Stage 1 of the selection procedure, but not get the final admission. The final admission is granted based on how students perform in PI and WAT too.

Category

Percentile score in Quantitative Aptitude =>

Percentile score in Verbal and Reading Comprehension =>

Percentile score in Data Interpretation and Logical Reasoning =>

Overall Percentile Score =>

General

80.04

80.14

80.17

95

DAP

33.64

30.90

32.15

40.76

SC

52.15

50.59

50.93

60.24

ST

31.75

30.90

30.49

40.71

NC-OBC

60.05

60.42

60.71

78.01

Stage 2 – Generation of Merit List based on WAT and PI

Stage 2a – WAT and PI

The shortlisted students will be called for a Written Ability Test (WAT) and Personal Interview (PI). The following weightages will be assigned to both these processes, to decide the final result.

Type of Test

Weightage

Written Ability Test

10

Personal Interview

20

WAT and PI Total (2a)

30

Stage 2b – Weightage assigned to various other components

Type

Weightage

Scoring Method

CAT Score (CS)

30

CS = (Candidate’s CAT Score/Highest CAT Score)×30

Class X Marks (XM)

5

XM=(Candidate’s Class X Percentage Scores/100)×5

Class XII Marks (12M)

5

12M=(Candidate’s Class XII Percentage Scores/100)×5

Graduation Marks (GM)

10

GM (in %)     Weightage (X)

 < 40                       0

(>40) - 60              1

(>60) - 65              2

(>65) - 70              4

(>70) - 75              6

(>75) - 80              8

 > 80                      10

Post-Graduation or other Professional Qualifications (PG)

5

Only counted in cases of CA, ICWA or CS, else 0

Work Experience (WE)

5

WE (in months)                          Weightage

< 6 months                                        0

(> 6 months)  - 12 months              1

(>12 months) - 18 months              2        

(>18 months) - 24 months              3

(>24 months) - 30 months              4

(>30 months) - 36 months              5

(>36 months) - 42 months              4

(>42 months) - 48 months              3

(>48 months) - 54 months              2

(>54 months) - 60 months              1

>60 months                                       0

Diversity Factor: Academic Discipline (DFa)

5

Counted only if the Academic Discipline of the Candidate is either of the ones listed below.

Diversity Factor: Transgender or Female (DFb)

5

Counted only if the candidate is transgender or female

Total for 2b

70

 

Academic Disciplines eligible for Diversity Factor (DFa):

  • Education, Anthropology, Fine Arts (Painting, Music, Dance), Archaeology, Languages, Geography, Library Science, History, Political Science, Journalism, Sociology, Literature, Psychology, Mass Communication, Social Work/Welfare, Philosophy, Public Administration etc.
  • Commerce/Economics: Chartered Accountancy, Costs & Works Accountancy, Accountancy, Auditing, Secretarial Practices, Banking, Business Organization, Business Mathematics, Economics, Public Administration, Economic Development and Planning, Public Finance etc.
  • Basic Science: Mathematics, Physics, Biology, Chemistry, Statistics, Zoology, etc.
  • Management
  • Law
  • Physical Education and Sports
  • Company Secretary ship
  • Pharmacy or Pharmacology
  • Dentistry or Medicine

The final admission offer list is generated based on the grand total of 2a + 2b

Please note, there is a separate admission policy for the overseas candidates interested in pursuing PGP at IIM Kashipur. You can leran more about it here: http://iimkashipur.ac.in/sites/default/files/Admission_Policy_2019-21-Overseas-candidates.pdf.

IIM Kashipur Admission 2019 – MBA (WX)

Tailored specifically for the middle and senior level working professionals, the MBA (WX) programme of IIM Kashipur is a highly intensive two-year postgraduate programme in Management. It’s a special programme that exposes the students to various scientific approaches towards business decision making in the new age global business environment, which is both highly competitive and dynamic. The course provides just the right kind of opportunity to the middle and senior level executives to not just refresh their managerial skills, but upgrade them significantly without any interruptions in their professional life. It’s a rigorous full classroom-based programme conducted over the weekends. The participants come from all kinds of professional backgrounds and work individually and jointly on real-life projects. All through the MBA programme, the students actively put the concepts learnt in the classroom to actual use in their workplaces.

Eligibility

  • A duly recognised bachelor’s degree with minimum 50% marks for general category, 45% for DAP/SC/ST and 47% for NCOBC
  • At least 3 years’ postgraduation experience in professional, entrepreneurial or managerial capacity

Selection

IIM Kashipur seeks candidates from varied backgrounds. Selection is based on marks obtained in CAT or GMAT exam (of last 2 years) or the Executive Management Aptitude Test (EMAT) conducted by the Institute. The EMAT exam is scheduled for April 7, 2019 this time.

Thereafter the shortlisted candidates will appear for a personal interview. The final merit list will be prepared based on EMAT/GMAT/CAT score, work experience, personal interview and academic performance.

Application

The application form for IIM Kashipur MBA (WX) programme can be downloaded from http://www.iimkashipur.ac.in/. The last date to apply is April 4, 2019. It must be submitted by hand or courier/speed post to IIM Kashipur Dehradun, along with proof of work experience, proof of graduation and demand draft/payment receipt. The application fee is ₹ 2000.

Important Dates

Following are the important dates with regard to IIM Kashipur MBA (WX):

Last date of submission of application form (by hand) - April 5, 2019

Executive Management Aptitude Test (EMAT) - April 7, 2019

Declaration of Result - April 12, 2019

Commencement of Session - July 1st week, 2019

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