IIM Bodhgaya Cutoff 2019

06 Jul, 2018

IIM Bodhgaya Cutoff 2019 – The Indian Institute of Management, Bodhgaya will announce the cutoff for 2019 for admission to Post Graduate Diploma in Management. It very important information for a candidate to know about the cutoff and must follow to appear in the examination. The candidates must not only crack the exam eventually they must meet the cutoff criteria set up by the institute. According to IIM Bodhgaya cutoff 2018, the overall cutoff for general category 90 percentile and the sectional cutoff is 80 percentile whereas for the candidates belonging to NC- OBC category the overall cutoff is 75 and the sectional cutoff is 55; the institute has announced the cutoff percentile for SC, ST, and PWD categories. The candidates are selected on the basis of CAT scores and those who meet the cutoff criteria of the institute. Only the selected candidates will be called for WAT and PI round. Candidates can get more information on IIM Bodhgaya Cutoff 2019 from this article.

Know more about IIM Bodhgaya Cutoff 2019

The cutoff is the minimum percentile to score in order to get admission in 20 IIMs of India. IIM Bodhgaya releases its own cutoff after the CAT result is announced for admission to various MBA courses. The cutoff of IIM Bodhgaya depends on the various factors such as the number of seats available, number of candidates appearing for the exam, and difficulty level of the exam. IIM Bodhgaya overall cutoff has decreased whereas the sectional cutoff has increased for all the categories.  The overall percentile for general category is 90, for NC- OBC is 75. Candidates can check below given tables to get an idea of past few years’ cutoffs and can estimate the cutoff for the upcoming year.

Previous year‘s cutoff details

    Candidates can view the year wise comparative analysis of IIM Bodhgaya cutoff from the table given below, since the year of establishment till the current year.

    IIM Bodhgaya Cutoff 2018

    Category Section – 1


    Section – 2

    DI & LR

    Section – 3


    OPEN >80 >80 >80 >90
    NC-OBC >55 >55 >55 >75
    SC >50 >50 >50 >55
    ST >30 >30 >30 >35
    DA >50 >50 >50 >65


    IIM Bodh Gaya Cutoff 2017

    The cutoff for CAT 2017 at IIM Bodhgaya was same as compared to 2016 cutoff. However, the cutoff for general category was same but for SC and ST category the cutoff was highest whereas the sectional cutoff for SC and ST category was 60 to 50 percentile. The overall percentile was 65 to 75. Let’s look at the table given below which will give you the clear view of 2017 cutoff.

    Category Section – 1


    Section – 2

    DI & LR

    Section – 3


    Open >80 >80 >80 >90
    ST >50 >50 >50 >65
    SC >60 >60 >60 >75
    DA >50 >50 >50 >65


    IIM Bodh Gaya Cutoff 2016

    The cutoff for CAT 2016 brought a remarkable change as compared to CAT 2015. Apart from the general category, the percentile for other categories has increased. For General category, the overall percentile dropped from 96 to 90, whereas for ST category the cutoff increased from 40 to 65 percentile. The cutoff for SC category has increased from 59 to 75 and for PWD candidates the cutoff percentile has increased from 45 to 65.  The table below consists of revised CAT 2015 IIM Bodhgaya Cutoff.


    Category Verbal and Reading Comprehension Data Interpretation and Logical reasoning Quantitative Ability Total (Overall)
    General 70 70 70 96
    OBC (NC) 58 58  58 77.5
    SC 50 50  50 59
    ST 30 30 30 40
    DA 30 30  30 45


    IIM Bodh Gaya Cutoff 2015

    The exam pattern was revised and the new exam pattern was introduced in the year 2015 with three sections namely, Quantitative Ability and Reading Comprehension, Data Interpretation and Logical Reasoning and Quantitative Analysis.

    Category QA & DI VA & LR Overall
    Open 80 80 96.30
    NC-OBC 61.43 61.43 78.98
    SC 50.40 50.40 63.00
    ST 41.42 40.80 50.71
    DA 41.42 42.21 50.70


    Note: CAT 2014 consists of two sections which were Quantitative Ability & Data Interpretation and Verbal Ability & Logical Reasoning.


    IIM Bodhgaya Cutoff 2019 – Know about the selection process

    It is important for the aspirants to know the selection process of CAT 2019. The first step is to qualify the entrance exam and meet the cutoff criteria of the institute. Based on this the list of the shortlisted candidates will be released for the next round of the interview that is for WAT and PI round. After the completion of WAT & PI round, the final merit list will be released for admission in PGDM program. The table given below reflects the factors that are taken into consideration. Let’s have a look.

    Criteria and weights for final selection

    Criteria Weight
    CAT 2017 score 20
    Writing Ability Test (WAT) 5
    Personal Interview (PI)                          20
    Work Experience 3
    Gender Diversity 2
    Total 50


    About IIM Bodhgaya

    The Indian Institute of Management, Bodhgaya was set up under the mentorship of IIM Calcutta. It is the 16th IIM and located in Bihar. Currently, it has its campus on 118 acres. The institute offers two-year full-time residential PGDM programs. IIM Bodh Gaya accepts CAT scores to offer admission to the right candidates.

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