IIM Ranchi Selection Criteria for PGDM Admission 2019 through CAT
Admission to IIM Ranchi will be based on the performance of candidates in the CAT, Written Ability Test (WAT), and Personal Interview (PI) and also based on their profile. The WAT and PI process will be common for the following IIMs for all the IIMs participating in CAP 2019 process. The cut-off CAT percentiles, weightage for different components and the profile scoring method are given below.
Initial Shortlisting for WAT / PI Process
An initial shortlist shall be prepared of candidates who would be eligible for WAT and PI process for admission to the PGDM 2019-21 Batch of IIM Ranchi. This list would be purely based on CAT performance and is expected to be announced around mid-January 2019.
The CAT cut-off percentile scores for consideration for admission to IIM Ranchi is mentioned in Table 1.
It must be noted that every eligible candidate as per Table, may or may not find a place in the shortlist. The above cut-off percentile figures are just indicative. The shortlisted candidates of all the participating IIMs will be merged to make a combined shortlist for further processing.
The criteria given in Table will be used to rank the candidates in different categories (namely General, NC-OBC, SC, ST, and DAP) and for shortlisting of candidates based on ranking within categories for further processing.
PI & WAT Process
WAT and PI process would be conducted at five different centers, namely Bangalore, Chennai, Kolkata, Mumbai, and New Delhi. The exact dates for the same would be communicated to shortlisted candidates in due course.
The coordinator for CAP 2019 would be IIM Ranchi.
Final Admissions 2019-21
After the completion of the WAT and PI process, admission offers would be made on the basis of a merit list. This Consolidated Merit List (CML) would be prepared on the basis of the following components and their corresponding weights:
(a) CAT Percentile – 30% weightage is assigned to the CAT score of only those candidates who are eligible for WAT and PI.
(b) Profile – The profile scoring methodology for IIM Ranchi is given in Table 3 below.
Academic Profile (15 Marks)
Evaluation based on an academic background in school and high school / junior college.
Work Experience (5 Marks)
Academic Diversity (5 marks)
Gender Diversity (5 marks)
5 marks will be awarded to female and transgender candidates only.
Offer Acceptance Fee and Refund on Withdrawal:
A candidate receiving admission offer for PGP Programme of IIM Ranchi from the Admissions office and accepting the offer within the stipulated date needs to make payment of Rs. 1,00,000/- as Offer Acceptance Amount. If a candidate registers for the program, his/her Offer Acceptance Amount will be adjusted against Term I Fee. If a candidate subsequently wishes to withdraw from the PGP programme of IIM Ranchi before the registration date, Offer Acceptance Amount will be refunded after deducting Rs. 1000 as processing charges. If a candidate applies for withdrawal after the commencement of classes, NO refund of Offer Acceptance Amount and Term Fee will be made. In such cases (withdrawal after the commencement of classes), only caution deposit and Alumni Fee will be refunded.
IIM Ranchi will apply Government of India reservation policy for admission to Central Educational Institutions (CEIs). Final discretion on classifying an academic programme eligible for academic diversity score will rest with the Indian Institute of Management Ranchi. IIM Ranchi reserves the right to change, modify, add or delete any shortlisting and selection criteria as well as any other information in the admissions criteria document for PGP programme if considered necessary at any point of time. The details contained in this document are applicable only to PGP programme shortlisting, selection and admissions process of IIM Ranchi for the batch of 2019-21.
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