After the announcement of Admission criteria for CAT 2015 by IIM Ahmedabad, now IIM Lucknow has announced the Admission criteria for CAT 2015. No major changes have been done by IIM Lucknow vis a vis last year when it comes to Admission Criteria for CAT 2015. Let us have a detailed look at IIM Lucknow Admission Criteria for CAT 2015: MBA 2016-18 Batch and understand what does it mean for all of you out there aspiring to study in coveted IIMs of the country.
IIM Lucknow Admission Criteria for CAT 2015: MBA 2016-18 Batch
Step 1: Shortlisting based on CAT 2015 Score.
Candidates need to have following CAT 2015 Score to be eligible to be considered for further steps of IIM Lucknow Shortlist for CAT 2015.
Step 2: All those who score equal or more than the above mentioned CAT 2015 score, will be eligible to be considered for the following evaluation.
Based on the total score out of 50 as per the above table, candidates will be shortlisted for the WAT-PI Round.
Academic Diversity points mentioned above will be provided to the following disciplines:
Step 3: WAT-PI Stage
Candidate will be given marks out of total of 50.
Out of 50, 40 maximum marks are allocated to PI and 10 to WAT. Also, one should note that scoring minimum of 12 marks in PI is mandatory to be considered for the admission process.
Step 4: Final Selection
Final selection to IIM Lucknow will be done on the basis of merit list prepared through the scores obtained by candidates out of 100. 50 for candidate rating which happened in Step 2 and 50 for performance in WAT PI as mentioned in Step 3.
What does IIM Lucknow Admission Criteria for CAT 2015 mean for you?
Following will have some advantage over others:
1. Females – for additional points of gender diversity
2. Non engineers – for additional points on not being from engineering community
3. Work experience of 20 months. No matter how high your work ex is over 20 months, you still get only 2 marks for work experience. Work experience less than 6 months will get no weightage in IIM Lucknow Admission criteria for CAT 2015.
4. Candidates with more than or equal to 80% in class 12th.
Point to note here is that class 10th marks will be given no weightage in IIM Lucknow Admission Criteria for CAT 2015.
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