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Update on
January 19, 2022

CAT 2021 Cut Off for IIMs & Top MBA Colleges for Admission 2022: Check Overall & Sectional cut offs

IIM Ahmedabad has released CAT exam 2021 Result on January 3, 2022 for all the 3 slots of CAT 2021 exam, conducted on November 28, 2021. After assessing your CAT 2021 percentile score, you must be searching likely Cut Offs for IIMs and other top B-schools. So, you are at the right place as this article by MBAUniverse.com experts will help you find out:

  • CAT 2021 Cut offs as announced by 20 IIMs for MBA admission 2022
  • CAT cut offs in top MBA colleges in India like FMS, SPJIMR, MDI, IMT, IMI and others accepting CAT Cut Off for MBA admission 2022
  • MBA Colleges Cut off that match your CAT Scores and Percentile for admission 2022

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Please note that the CAT 2021 Cut Offs, shared below are prepared by MBAUniverse.com Experts after consultation with all IIMs and Top B-schools. So read carefully, and make the best use of your CAT Score. The CAT cut off and calculation of percentile process has been revised by IIM Ahmedabad as under:

  • All percentile scores greater than or equal to 99.995 are rounded off to 100
  • All percentile scores greater than or equal to 99.985 but strictly less than 99.995 are rounded off to 99.99 and so on

Top 10 IIM CAT 2021 Cut Offs for Admission 2022
All the 20 IIMs announce their minimum CAT cut offs to shortlist the candidates for final selection round before declaration of CAT exam result. The CAT 2021 Cut off for IIM admission 2022 are based on latest data sourced from the IIMs so that you can use it with confidence. Below are shared the top 10 IIMs CAT cut offs for admission 2022 (Based on Previous Year Cut offs)

Top 10 IIMs
CAT 2021 Cut off percentile (Minimum criteria)
80
85
85
90
90
90
93
90
93
95

CAT Cut off For Top MBA Colleges
Following are the CAT cut off for top MBA colleges in India with expected CAT cut offs in the different percentile range for admission 2022.  

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Top B-School CAT Cutoff: CAT 80 Percentile & Above
Below are the top B-School CAT Cutoffs for admission 2022. The CAT cut offs in these MBA colleges is 80+ percentile

MBA College
Expected CAT 2021 Cut Off Percentile
MBA Fee
(Rs. in Lakhs)
Admission Status
90-100
19.00
Closed
90-100
21.34
Closed
90-100
1.92
Open
90-100
19.25
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90-100
19.53
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90-100
9.60
Opening Soon
90-100
10.08
Opening Soon
80-90
9.00
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80-90
20.6
Open
FORE School of Management New Delhi
80-90
15.98
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GIM Goa
80-90
17.21
Closed
Great Lakes Chennai / Gurgaon
80-90 / 70-80
17.15
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80-90
15.17
Open
K J Somaiya Institute of Management Mumbai
80-90
18.78
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LBSIM New Delhi
80-90
12.9
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MICA Ahmedabad
80-90
21
Closed
NIRMA University
70-80
9.52
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80-90
12.58
Opening Soon
TAPMI Manipal
80-90
15.1
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70-80
12.89
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Xavier University Bhubaneswar
80-90
18.9
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CAT Cut off For MBA Colleges:  CAT 70 Percentile & Above
Following are some of the best MBA colleges with CAT Cut offs in percentile range of 70 and above:

B-School

Expected CAT 2021 Cut Off Percentile

Programme Fee (Rs.in Lakhs)

Admission Status

BIMTECH Greater Noida

70-80

12

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Great Lakes Institute of Management Gurgaon

70-80

16.65

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IBS Hyderabad: ICFAI Business School

70-80

16.02

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IFMR Graduate School of Business at KREA University

70-80

14.56

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IMI Bhubaneswar

70-80

8.07

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IMI Kolkata: International Management Institute

70-80

11.5

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Indus Business Academy - IBA Bangalore

70-80

8.51

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Institute of Management Technology Nagpur

70-80

12.12

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ISBM Pune

70-80

11.8

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JAGSOM Bangalore

70-80

12

Open

Jaipuria Institute of Management Lucknow

70-80

10.45

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KIIT School of Management  Bhubaneswar

70-80

14.5

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MDI Murshidabad

70-80

12.19

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NIA Pune: National Insurance Academy

70-80

9.43

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SDA Bocconi Asia Center

70-80

18.6

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SDMIMD Mysore

70-80

11.2

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XIME Bangalore

70-80

11

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SIES College of Management Studies and SIES School of Business Studies , Navi Mumbai

70-80

9

Open

Amrita School of Business 

70-80

12.6

Open

Vijay Patil School of Management Navi Mumbai

70-80

14

Open

VIT Business School (VIT) Vellore

70-80

7.02

Open

LIBA Chennai

70-80

15.38

Open

CAT Cut off For MBA Colleges:  CAT 60 Percentile & Above
Following are some of the best MBA colleges with CAT Cut offs in percentile range of 60 and above:

B-School

Cat Cut off

Admission Status

Masters’ Union School of Business

60-70

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Institute of Management Technology, Hyderabad

60-70

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Jaipuria Institute of Management Noida

60-70

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Jaipuria Jaipur: Jaipuria Institute of Management

60-70

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Jindal Global Business School

60-70

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New Delhi Institute of Management - NDIM New Delhi

60-70

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NTPC School of Business - NSB Noida

60-70

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Praxis Business School

60-70

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Shiv Nadar University Greater Noida

60-70

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SOIL Institute of Management

60-70

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Birla Global University, Bhubaneswar

60-70

Open

Chetana’s Institute of Management and Research - CIMR Mumbai

60-70

Open

CIMP: Chandragupt Institute of Management Patna

60-70

Open

Delhi School of Business

60-70

Open

EDII Ahmedabad

60-70

Open

IIMS Pune: International Institute of Management Studies

60-70

Open

IPE Hyderabad: Institute of Public Enterprise

60-70

Open

JIMS Rohini Delhi

60-70

Open

PSGIM Coimbatore

60-70

Open

Vignana Jyothi Institute of Management - VJIM Hyderabad

60-70

Open

CAT Cut off For MBA Colleges:  CAT 50 Percentile & Above
Following are some of the best MBA colleges with CAT Cut offs in percentile range of 50 and above:

B-School

Cat Cut off

Admission Status

FIIB Delhi: Fortune Institute of International Business

50-60

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Firebird Institute of Research in Management

50-60

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GBS Kolkata: Globsyn Business School, Kolkata

50-60

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IMS Ghaziabad: Institute of Management Studies

50-60

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Jaipuria Institute of Management (Jaipuria) Indore

50-60

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NSB Academy

50-60

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XIME Chennai: Xavier Institute of Management and Entrepreneurship

50-60

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XIME Kochi: Xavier Institute of Management and Entrepreneurship

50-60

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Apeejay School of Management, Dwarka, New Delhi

50-60

Open

BULMIM New Delhi

50-60

Open

IES Management College And Research Centre, Mumbai

50-60

Open

IMS Unison University Dehradun

50-60

Open

ITM Navi Mumbai: ITM Group of Institutions

50-60

Open

MET Mumbai

50-60

Open

RV Institute of Management

50-60

Open

SCMS Cochin: SCMS Cochin School of Business

50-60

Open

UPES School of Business: UPES University

50-60

Open

Vivekanand Business School (VBS)

50-60

Open

New IIMs CAT cut offs for Admission 2022
CAT 2021 cut offs for admission 2022 in new IIMs as announced is higher. However the expected CAT cut offs 2022 in new IIMs may not go as high as in top IIMs.

New & Baby IIMs
IIM CAT 2021 cut off percentile
IIM Raipur
93
IIM Ranchi
93
IIM Kashipur
93
IIM Nagpur
90
IIM Visakhapatnam
85
IIM Amritsar
85
IIM Bodhgaya
93 or below
IIM Jammu      
93 or below
IIM Sirmaur
93 or below
IIM Sambalpur
93 or below

CAT Cut offs: Difference in Admission Policy and Actual Application
CAT Cut off 2022 for admission in IIMs and other top MBA Colleges carry two different aspects in their admission policy. For example, top IIMs announce their admission policy with low CAT score cut off percentile requirement but the actual CAT score cut off percentile is much higher at the time of shortlisting. Therefore there is a difference in MBA Colleges Cut Off 2022 as announced in their admission policy and CAT 2021 exam Cut Off Marks as actually applied by these B-schools at the time of shortlisting for final admission round. 

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CAT 2021 score cut offs in IIMs and other prominent MBA Colleges are announced by each of them for MBA admission 2022. Although, IIM Cut off 2021 for CAT percentile score as announced by the 20 IIMs including IIM Ahmedabad, Bangalore, Calcutta among others, reflect the minimum CAT 2021 cut offs required category wise and to be considered for shortlisting, the actual CAT score cut off in all the IIMs may go much higher.

 

Similar is the case at FMS Delhi, MDI Gurgaon, SPJIMR Mumbai, IMI New Delhi, IMT Ghaziabad, MICA Ahmedabad, XIM Bhubaneswar among other MBA colleges accepting CAT Score with cut off percentiles. The actual CAT Cut Off for top MBA Colleges for MBA admission 2022 may go higher than their threshold CAT cut off requirement.

 

Admission to the flagship MBA/PGDM 2022-24 programmes in number of top MBA colleges is based on CAT 2021 score cut offs.  CAT 2021 test takers searching for MBA admission while looking for the suitable MBA colleges where they can apply, should refer the above relevant information on how good the B-school is, alongwith the idea of CAT score requirement for shortlisting.  

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