Admission Policy

PGP Admission 2020-22

Admission Policy

Post Graduate Program (PGP) is a master level full-time residential program at IIM Raipur. IIM Raipur is part of Common Admission Process 2020. The admission for this program follows two-stage process, namely, shortlisting candidates for personal appearance (PA) and final selection. Selection of candidates is based on the Final composite score under each category (General, NC-OBC, SC, and ST). The reservation policy of IIM Raipur is as per the GoI rule.

Please note that IIM Raipur reserves the rights to modify the shortlisting criteria for personal appearance and final selection at any point of time till the admission of the 2020-22 batch completed.

I. Shortlisting candidates for Personal Appearance (PA)

Personal Appearance consists of Written Ability Test (WAT) and Personal Interview (PI). The shortlisting of the candidates for WAT and PI is based on the percentile obtained in CAT 2019. There are three sections in CAT exam, namely, ‘Quantitative Aptitude' (QA), ‘Data Interpretation & Logical Reasoning' (DILR) and ‘Verbal and Reading Comprehension' (VRC). The minimum cut-offs of CAT percentile required in each sections and overall percentile for shortlisting candidates is indicated in Table 1. IIM Raipur reserves the right to increase or reduce the percentile to obtain the required number of candidates to be called for PA for each category.

Table 1: Tentative Minimum Cut-offs of CAT-2019 Percentile for each category

Category

Quantitative Aptitude (QA)

Data interpretation and Logical Reasoning (DILR)

Verbal and Reading Comprehension (VRC)

Overall

General
(including General-EWS)

80

80

80

95

NC-OBC

60

60

60

78

SC

50

50

50

60

ST

30

30

30

40

DAP

30

30

30

40

II. Final Selection

The final composite score is computed based on three parameters, viz. CAT score (35%), PA (35%) and Profile (30%). The detail of weightage in each parameters is provided in Table 2.

Table 2: Weightage of parameters

Category

CAT Score

Personal Appearance

Profile

Total

WAT

PI

Academic Profile

Gender Diversity

Academic Diversity

Work experience

Weightage

35

10

25

10

8

4

8

100

Academic profile weights is based on the percentage of marks that the candidate obtained during his/her 12th Standard and Graduation, which is given in Table 3.

Table 3: Weights for 12th and Graduation

Range of Aggregate Percentage (%)

*12th class

Graduation

<=50

0

0

50.01 to 60

1

1

60.01 to 70

2

2

70.01 to 80

3

3

80.01 to 90

4

4

>90.01

5

5

*Note: percentage to be calculated for all the subjects that appears in the mark sheet irrespective of method of calculation by respective board/institutes/universities

Gender diversity aims to ensure the balance between gender. To achieve this objective, IIM Raipur provides eight (8) marks to the female candidates. Similarly, IIM Raipur strives to promote the academic diversity by providing four (4) marks for non-engineering graduates. The qualifying degrees for obtaining academic diversity is given in Appendix-1. The distribution of weightage in relation to experience is given in Table 4.

Table 4: Weightage for Experience

Months*

6 or Less

7-12

13-18

19-24

25-36

37-42

43-48

49 or More

Score

0

2

4

6

8

6

4

0

* Only relevant experience in terms of completed months will be considered

III. Offer Acceptance fee and withdrawal policy


Offer acceptance fee to be paid within required date stated in the admission offer letter by paying Rs.100,000 through IIM Raipur payment portal. A candidate who withdraws from the program before registration date, he/she will be refunded the acceptance fee after deduction of Rs.1000 as a processing fee. A candidate who withdraws after the registration date, he/she will be paid after deducting hostel and other charges applicable if the seat is filled, else, the entire fee is forfeited.

Appendix 1: Academic Categories

Category

Particulars

A

All Commerce, Economics, Finance and Management Related Degrees), including BAF, BBA, BBE, BBI, BBM, BBS, BCAF, BCCA, B.Com., BFIA, BFM, BHM, BHMCT, BIBF, BMS (Bachelor of Management studies) and BSBA degrees.

In particular, including

1.Economics/ Economic Development and Planning

2.Any degree in Hospitality/Hospitality Studies, Catering/Catering Technology, Hotel, Travel and Tourism Management, Tourism Studies and any other related discipline.

3.Commerce (Accountancy, Auditing, Banking, Business Mathematics, Business Organisation, Finance, Information Technology, Insurance, Investment Analysis, Public Finance, Secretarial Practices etc.)

4.Management (Advertising, Agriculture and Food Business, Agribusiness Management, Agriculture Marketing and Cooperation, Agriculture and Rural and Tribal Development, Business Administration, Business Management, Business Studies, Commercial Agriculture and Business Management, Entrepreneurship, Management Studies, Sports Management, Real Estate and Urban Infrastructure, Renewable Energy Management, Oil and Gas Management, Production and Industrial Management)

5.Any vocational degree in commerce (B.Com.)

B

All Arts/Humanities Related Degrees, Design, Education, Fashion Design/Technology, Law and Rural Studies), including any BA, BAA, BAJM, BCJ, BDES, BED, BFTECH, BJ, BJMC, BL, BM (Bachelor of Music), BMC, BMM, BMus, BSW and LLB.

In particular, including

1.Accessories Design/Apparel Production/Design/Fashion Communication/Fashion Design/Fashion Technology/Fashion Merchandising and Retail Management, Interior Design/Knit Wear Design/Leather Design/Footwear Design/Jewelry Design (all degrees)

2.Arts/Humanities (Archaeology, Education, Fine Arts (Dance, Drama, Film, Music, Painting etc.), History, Languages, Library Science, Literature, Mass Communication, Media Studies, Philosophy, Political Science, Public Administration, Social Work/Welfare, Sociology, etc.)

3.Education (including Physical Education and Sports)

4.Journalism/Mass Communication/Media Studies (all degrees)

5.Law

6.Psychology (all degrees)

7.Rural Studies/Rural Sociology/Rural Cooperatives/Rural Banking

Any vocational degree in arts/education/humanities (BA)

C

Selected Professional Degrees, viz., Chartered Accountancy (CA), Cost and Works Accountancy (ICWA), Company Secretaryship (CS).

D

Medicine and Surgery based subjects, viz., MBBS, MD, etc.,

E

All Science and Agriculture related Areas, other than Medicine and Surgery): Including all BS/BSC and integrated MS/MSC (excluding Economics, Fashion Design, Journalism, and Leather Design). Also including degrees in dentistry, paramedical, veterinary degrees.

In particular, including

1.Actuarial Science

2.Agriculture (Agronomy, Soil Science, Agricultural Biochemistry, Agricultural Economics, Plant Breeding and Genetics, Plant Pathology, Soil Science etc.) Excluding Agricultural Engineering

3.Biosciences (Biology, Biochemistry, Biotechnology, Botany, Life Science, Zoology etc.)

4.Computer Applications (BCA, MCA)

5.Dentistry

6.Fisheries

7.Forestry

8.Geological Sciences (Geography, Geology and Geophysics.)

9.Horticulture

10.Information Technology.

11.Mathematical Sciences (Computer Science, Mathematics, Statistics etc.): all bachelor's/integrated master's degrees

12.Natural Sciences (Chemistry, Physics etc.)

13.Paramedical/Physiotherapy

14.Pharmacology/Pharmacy

15.Planning

16.Veterinary Science/ Animal Husbandry

17.Media Science, Media Science and Technology

18.Physiology

19.Any vocational degree in science (BS/B.Sc.)

20.Science (Others): Home Science, Nursing and all other branches of Science not explicitly included or excluded elsewhere in this list

F

Any other degrees not stated in category A to E, will be decided by admission committee of IIM Raipur

 
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