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IIM Kashipur CAT Cutoff 2021: Check Selection Process, Fees, & Placement

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Nikkil Visha

Exams Prep Master | Updated On - Nov 30, 2021

IIM Kashipur CAT Cut 2021 Cut off has been released on the official website of institute. CAT 2021 Cut off decided by the institute for general category candidates is 70 and 93 percentiles for each section and overall respectively. 

  • First of all, candidates will be shortlisted for the PI round based on their marks obtained in CAT 2021. The weightage of PI is 25 marks. Read CAT 2021 PI Preparation Tips
  • The remaining 75 marks are allocated to parameters like gender diversity, academic performance, work experience, etc. Read More IIM Shortlist and Admission
  • The institute has also provided a list of academic programs eligible for academic diversity scores. No other program will be considered under that category.

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IIM Kashipur CAT Cut off 2021 & Selection Process

IIM Kashipur admission process will have 2 stages where; in stage 1 candidates who have registered for the institute will be shortlisted for stage 2 based on the minimum qualifying CAT cut off decided by the institute. 

Stage 1: Shortlisting of candidates for Personal Interview (PI)

The minimum CAT Percentile for each category to be used for selecting eligible candidates for PI is mentioned in the table below:

Category QA Percentile >= DILR Percentile >= VARC percentile >= Overall percentile >=
General 70 70 70  93 
EWS 50  50 50  74 
NC-OBC 50 50 50  74 
SC 35 35  35  54 
ST 27 27  27 40
DAP 27 27  27  40

Stage 2: Generation of Merit List

  • A merit list will be prepared based on PI and various other parameters mentioned below:

Stage 2a: Personal Interview (PI)

Component Weight
Personal Interview (PI) 25
PI Total (2a) 25

Stage 2b: Weights assigned to various components

  • CAT score (CS) = (Candidate’s CAT Score/Highest CAT Score) * 33
  • Class- X Marks (XM) =(Candidate’s Class X Percentage Scores/100) * 5
  • Class –XII Marks (12M) = (Candidate’s Class XII Percentage Scores/100) * 5

Graduation Marks (GM)

Graduation Marks (in Percentage) Weightage
Below 50 0
Above 50-60 1
Above 60-70 2
Above 70-75 3
Above 75-80 4
Above 80 5

Professional Qualification (PQ)

  • Post-Graduation (PG) Professional qualifications (CA/CS/ICWA)
  • In case the highest qualification is Post Graduation Or, Professional qualification = CA/CS/ICWA)
  • Then, PG= 5, ELSE PG=0

Work Experience (WE)

Work Experience (in months) Weightage
Less than 6 months 0
6 months-12 month 2
Greater than 12 months-18 months 4
Greater than 18 months-24 months 8
Greater than 24 months-30 months 8
Greater than 30 months-36 months 4
Greater than 36 months 0

Diversity Factor: Academic Discipline (DFa)

  • If the academic Program = MBA and Academic discipline listed in the table below then DFa = 6
  • Else DFa = 0

Admission disciplines eligible for diversity factor marks for MBA:

Sr. No. Disciplines
1 Anthropology, Archaeology, Agriculture, Apparel design /Production, Architecture, Arts, Biochemistry, Computer Applications, Design, Education, Fashion Communication, Fine Arts (Dance, Music, Painting), Forensic Science, Forestry, Geography, History, Home Science, Horticulture, Hotel and Tourism Management, Humanities, Journalism, Languages, Library Science, Life Science, Literature, Mass Communication, Nursing, Paramedical, Planning, Philosophy, Political Science, Psychology, Public Administration, Social Work/Welfare, Sociology, etc.
2 Basic Science: Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, Statistics, Biology, Zoology, etc
3 Commerce/Economics: Accountancy, Auditing, Banking, Costs & Works Accountancy, Chartered Accountancy, Business Mathematics, Business Organization, Economics, Economic Development and Planning, Financial Markets, Public Administration, Public Finance, Secretarial Practices etc
4 Company Secretaryship
5 Physical Education and Sports
6 Law
7 Medicine/Dentistry
8 Pharmacology/Pharmacy
9 Management

Diversity Factor: Female or Transgender (DFb)

  • If Gender = Female or Transgender then DFb = 6
  • Else DFb = 0

Stage 3: Generation of Final Admission offer List

  • Grand Total (C) = PI Total (2a) + Shortlist Total (2b).
  • The Grand Total (C) will be used to rank students according to their merit.

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IIM Kashipur CAT Cutoff 2020

Mentioned below is the category-wise and section-wise CAT 2020 cut off required to be eligible for WAT/PI round for admission to the MBA program. Post WAT-PI round, the college will prepare a merit list based on the candidates’ WAT-PI performance and other components.

Category QA Percentile DILR Percentile VARC percentile Overall percentile
General 70 (70.60) 70 (70.21) 70 (70.33) 93 (93)
EWS 50 (51.51) 50 (50.62) 50 (50.65) 74 (74)
NC-OBC 50 (51.51) 50 (50.62) 50 (50.65) 74 (74)
SC 35 (35.58) 35 (35.69) 35 (35.90) 54 (54.02)
ST 27 (27.59) 27 (28.01) 27 (27.84) 40 (40.12)
DAP 27 (31.11) 27 (29.74) 27 (30.08) 40 (40.69)

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IIM Kashipur Cutoff 2019

IIM Kashipur Cutoff 2019

The cutoff for 2019 registered an increase in the overall percentile for general, NC-OBC and scheduled caste. However, the sectional cutoff of the candidates belonging to the general category remained the same while the overall percentile increased by 12 and 10 points for NC-OBC and scheduled caste respectively. The lowest cutoff percentile witnessed was of the candidates belonging to scheduled tribe and DAP categories.

Category Quantitative Aptitude Percentile Data Interpretation and Logical Reasoning Percentile Verbal and Reading Comprehension Overall percentile
General 80 (80.04) 80 (80.17) 80 (80.14) 95
EWS 80 80 80 85
NC-OBC 60 (60.05) 60 (60.71) 60 (60.42) 78
SC 50 (52.15) 50 (50.93) 50 (50.59) 60
ST 30 (31.75) 30 (30.49) 30 (30.90) 40
DAP 30 (33.64) 30 (32.15) 30 (30.90) 40

IIM Kashipur Cutoff 2018

IIM Kashipur Cutoff 2018

Category Quantitative Aptitude Percentile Data Interpretation and Logical Reasoning Percentile Verbal and Reading Comprehension Overall percentile
General 80 80 80 90
EWS 80 80 80 85
NC-OBC 72 72 72 81
SC 60 60 60 75
ST 50 50 50 65
DAP 50 50 50 65

IIM Kashipur Eligibility

IIM Kashipur CAT Eligibility Criteria

The candidates meeting the below-mentioned conditions will be considered eligible for admission in IIM Kashipur:

  • The candidates must have completed a Bachelor’s Degree with at least 50% marks. The candidates must have completed Bachelor’s degree or equivalent for a duration of at least three years post completing their 10+2 or equivalent from a recognized board.
  • The candidates belonging to the reserved category need to have at least 45%.
  • If the candidates are given grades/CGPA rather than the marks, the conversion of grades/CGPA to percentage of marks would be according to the procedure mentioned by the university/ institution from where they have obtained the bachelor’s degree.
  • The candidates pursuing their studies and are in their final year/ awaiting result, are also eligible to apply.
  • In addition to the candidates’ academic qualification, they must have appeared in CAT and have scored the minimum desired score in the entrance test to get considered for admission to postgraduate program in IIM Kashipur.

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IIM Kashipur Admission Process

IIM Kashipur CAT 2021 Admission Process

The steps mentioned below are a part of admission process at IIM Kashipur:

  • The candidates must have given CAT and have obtained the minimum required percentile needed in the test.
  • The candidates will be short-listed for WAT and PI that have a valid CAT score. 
  • Common Admission Process (CAP) participating IIM Kashipur announced the release of the minimum cutoff needed to get selected for further selection rounds.
  • In case the total candidates is lower than actually required for the course, then the overall and section-wise minimum cutoff will be change (decreased or increased) to get the desired number of students.
  • Post WAT and PI round, the admission will be granted to the qualifying candidates only. The final selection will be based on the candidates’ performance in CAT, performance in WAT & PI, academic skills, co-curricular and extra-curricular achievements, overall experience, to name a few.
  • Final admission will be offered who hold maximum or satisfying weightage in WAT, CAT, academic scores, etc.

IIM Kashipur CAT 2021 Admission Fees

The details of refundable fees is mentioned below:

Particulars Details
Withdrawal before registration Rs. 1000 from the acceptance fee of Rs. 50,000 will be deducted
Withdrawal between first and last day of Induction and Orientation program Full acceptance fee is. Rs. 50,000 will be forfeited. Other head’s fee will be refunded
Withdrawal between 1st and 2nd (First and last day of both the weeks are inclusive) weeks of Term-I classes Refund after deduction of 25 % of Term-I fees
Withdrawal between 3rd and 4th (First and last day of both the weeks are inclusive) weeks of Term-I classes Refund after deduction of 50 % of Term-I fees

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IIM Kashipur CAT Composite Score Parameters

The below-mentioned indicates the parameters and weight assigned based on which Composite Score will be prepared. The final selection of the candidates will be according to the Composite Score.

Category Weight in marks
CAT Score 33
Class X Marks 5
Class XII Marks 5
Graduation Marks 5
Professional qualifications (CA/CS/ICWA) 5
Work experience 10
Academic diversity 6
Gender diversity 6
Personal Interview PI 25
Total 100

The shortlisted candidates will be informed through an email following which they need to confirm admission by accepting the letter and by paying a stipulated fee, which will be adjusted at the time of admission.

IIM Kashipur CAT Reservation Policy

  • IIM Kashipur strictly adhere to the norms laid by the Government of India regarding the reserving the seats for the candidates belonging to Scheduled Caste, Schedule Tribes, Non-Creamy, Other Backward Class, Differently-abled person and Economically Weaker Section.
  • IIM Kashipur started operating in July 2011 under the mentorship of IIM Lucknow. The institute now offers a two year full time residential programme; also it offers a two-year weekend Executive Post Graduate Programme (EPGPM), Fellow Programme in Management (FPM), and Executive Fellow Programme (EFPM) to the qualifying candidates.

IIM Kashipur Placements

IIM Kashipur Placement

Highlights of 2018 -20 batch:

  • Median CTC: 12.04 lakh
  • Number of companies participated: 96
  • Highest domestic CTC: 45 Lakh PA
  • Highest International CTC: 48 Lakh PA

IIM Kashipur Top Recruiters

  1. Angel Broking
  2. ANZ, E&Y
  3. Deloitte
  5. Futures First
  6. HDFC Bank
  7. ICICI Bank
  8. RBL Bank
  9. Infosys
  10. CARE Ratings
  11. IndiaMart
  12. EvalueServe
  13. Mindtree
  14. Novozymes
  15. Royal Bank of Scotland
  16. RECL, TresVista
  17. TATA Advanced Systems
  18. TATA BSL
  19. Mindgate
  20. Byju’s

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IIM Kashipur CAT Cut off & Admission 2021 FAQs

Ques. What is the reservation policy for the reserved category candidates while applying for IIM Kashipur CAT 2021 admission process?

Ans. The reservation policy for the IIM Kshipur is as per the rules of the Government of India:

  • SC: 15%
  • ST: 7.5%
  • NC-OBC: 27%
  • EWS: 10%
  • PWD: 5%

Ques. What is the weightage of PI in IIM Kashipur CAT 2021 admission process and what is the type of questions asked in PI?

Ans. The weightage of  PI in IIM Kashipur is 25 marks out of 100. PI rounds are conducted to judge the based on the following parameters:

  • Communication skills
  • Subject or topic knowledge
  • Listening skills
  • Confidence & Interactive skills
  • The interviewer also checks the hobbies, interests, etc of the candidate in the PI rounds. 

Ques. How to can check that whether I am shortlisted for the further rounds of IIM Kashipur CAT 2021 admission process? 

Ans. Candidates can check their shortlist status by logging in at IIM Kashipur official website with your CAT registration Id, Email ID, and your date of birth. But before that, if the candidate has applied for the admission process of the institute or opted for the institute as one of their choices while filling the application process then only they will be considered for the admission process. 

Ques. When will the shortlist for CAT 2021 IIM Kashipur admission process be released?

Ans. The shortlist of candidates will be released soon after the declaration of the CAT result. 

Ques. How are the placements at IIM Kashipur?

Ans. Candidates can check the details of previous years placement record below:

  • Median CTC: 12.04 lakh
  • Number of companies participated: 96
  • Highest domestic CTC: 45 Lakh PA
  • Highest International CTC: 48 Lakh PA

*The article might have information for the previous academic years, which will be updated soon subject to the notification issued by the University/College.


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