IIM Bangalore Admission Criteria 2019 Announced – IIM Bangalore has reduced CAT 2019 cutoff to 85 percentile overall and sectional cutoff to 75 and 80 percentile. Only 25% weightage is given to CAT 2019 Score for final convert, the least across all the IIMs. Let us have a detailed look at IIM Bangalore Admission Criteria 2019. 

IIM Bangalore Admission Criteria 2019

IIM Bangalore CAT Cutoff

IIM Bangalore will only consider the candidates who clear CAT 2019 cutoff percentile score as per the following table:

Category
VARC
DILR
QUANT
Overall percentile
General
80
75
75
85
NC-OBC
70
65
65
75
SC
65
60
60
70
ST
55
55
55
65
PWD
50               
50              
50             
60             

Those who clear the above cutoff, will be considered for IIM Bangalore Admissions 2019 as per the following criteria for calculation of composite score, to be called for WAT PI round.

Component
Weight in percentage on a scale of 100
Key Points to Note
CAT 2019 Percentile
40
Section-wise weight prescribed
Class 10 marks
20
90% & Above percentage
Class 12 marks
10
90% & Above percentage
Bachelors degree
20
Stream-wise weights
Gender diversity
 2
Awarded to Female Candidates
Work experience
 8
3 Yrs & Above awarded highest weight
CAT 2019 Score Weightage of 40 points is divided further  into the performance in each of the three sections to shortlist candidates for PI round as under:
CAT 2019 Section
Weightage Points in Shortlisting
Weightage percentage
Verbal & Reading Comprehension (VARC) 
14
14%
Data Interpretation & Logical Reasoning (DILR) 
16
16%
Quantitative Aptitude (QA) 
10
10%
Total Maximum weight to CAT 2019 score 
40
40%

For candidates who are shortlisted for WAT PI round based on the above composite score, a Final composite score is calculated after WAT PI round as per the following criteria:

Component
weight on a scale of 100
WAT score
10
Personal Interview (PI)
30
CAT 2019 score
25
10th Class board marks
10
12th class board marks
  5
Bachelors degree marks
10
Work experience
10

IIM Bangalore Fees

Fee Component
Fee amount 
Important Points
PGP Programme Fee for 2 Years
Rs. 21,00,000
Excludes Mess Charges, Service Tax or any other tax
Caution Deposit (General)
Rs. 15,000
To be paid One Time
Caution Deposit (Hostel)
Rs. 5,000
To be paid One Time
Mess Advance Charges
Rs. 25,000
To be paid in the beginning of each of the 6 terms

IIM Bangalore Placements

IIM Bangalore has consistently recorded high placements during last many years and during the economic slowdown as well. Lateral and Final Placements for the PGP class of 2017-19 of the Indian Institute of Management Bangalore (IIMB) saw 411 students receiving 488 offers from the companies, in India and abroad, across all possible business sectors.

Number of Seats in IIM Bangalore

The past intake at IIM Bangalore is of 430 students which may go up in academic session 2020-22.

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