IIM Kozhikode Admission Criteria 2019

02 Nov, 2018

IIM Kozhikode Admission Criteria 2019 – The admission criteria of IIM Kozhikode will be released after the declaration of CAT, GMAT, GRE, UGC JRF, EMAT etc. result of the year 2018. The admission criteria of IIM Kozhikode remain the same for every year, only the parameter and their weightage changes. Moreover, now the candidates need to know the stages of IIM Kozhikode admission criteria. So, basically in the first stage, the candidates on the basis of their CAT score get shortlisted for the further round of selection criteria. In the second stage, the selected candidates appear in the WAT, GD and PI rounds. Lastly, after the completion of these stages, the final merit list is declared after calculating the composite score that includes academic record, work experience, diversity factors, the score obtained in CAT, WAT, GD and Personal Interview. Therefore the candidates willing to pursue below-mentioned program must read the article properly.

Programs Offered in IIM Kozhikode

  • Post Graduate Program (PGP)
  • Executive Post Graduate Program (EPGP)
  • Management Development Program (MDP)
  • Fellow Management in Management (FPM)
  • Faculty Development Program (FDP)

IIM Kozhikode Admission Criteria 2019

IIM Kozhikode offers the above-mentioned programs. Therefore the candidates after the declaration of CAT or GMAT 2018 result much check the admission criteria for their choice of below-mentioned program. The candidates will have to go through WAT/GD and PI round for any of the programs of the candidate’s choice. Therefore, let’s go through the procedure of admission for each program offered in IIM Kozhikode.

    IIM Kozhikode Admission Criteria 2019 for PGP Program

    • The candidates to get into IIM Kozhikode for PGP program must have appeared in entrance test of CAT (for Indian Nationals) and GMAT (for Foreign Nationals).
    • The candidates on the basis of CAT score will get shortlisted for GD, WAT, and PI rounds. The candidates for WAT i.e. Written Ability Test will have to write an essay whereas, for GD rounds, the candidates will be given any topic for the discussion.
    • Based on the performance of candidates in WAT, GD, and PI rounds, the final merit list is prepared by calculating the composite score.

    IIM Kozhikode Admission Criteria 2019 for EPGP Program

    • The candidates for the above-cited program i.e. EPGP will have to face the Personal Interview, profile evaluation and also on the basis of Statement of Purpose (SOP).

    IIM Kozhikode Admission Criteria 2019 for FPM Program

    • The candidates willing to pursue FPM program from IIM Kozhikode must have appeared in either CAT or GMAT entrance test.
    • Based on the score obtained in CAT or GMAT exam, the candidates will get shortlisted for Personal Interview and Written Ability Test at IIM Kozhikode.

    IIM Kozhikode Admission Criteria 2019- Category-Wise Expected Cutoff Percentile

    The category-wise expected cutoff percentile of IIM Kozhikode will be declared after the declaration of CAT or GMAT result of 2018. The category-wise cutoff percentile of each IIM varies from each. Therefore, let’s check the detailed information mentioned below in the tabular form:

    Category CAT Score Percentile Sectional Percentile SSC/10th Class Percentage HSC/ 12th class Percentage
    General 90 80 60 60
    OBC (NC) 80 70 60 60
    SC 65 50 55 55
    ST 55 40 55 55
    PWD 55 40 55 55

    IIM Kozhikode Admission Criteria 2019 for Shortlisting the candidates

    • Marks acquired in CAT exam
    • Marks of Intermediate
    • Marks of Graduation
    • Work Experience
    • Academic or Gender Diversity Factor
    Component Weightage
    CAT  Score 75%
    Intermediate (12th) marks 7.5%
    Graduation marks 7.5%
    Work experience 5%
    Academic/Gender Diversity Factor 5%
    Total 100

    IIM Kozhikode Final Merit List

    The final merit list of IIM Kozhikode is prepared after the completion of WAT, GD and PI rounds. The final merit list is made on the basis of components that are CAT score, performance in Personal Interview, GD and WAT score, and work experience. Now, let’s go through the below-cited table to know the weightage given to each component:

    Components Weightage
    CAT 35%
    Personal Interview 45%
    GD or WAT 15%
    Work Experience 5%

    About IIM Kozhikode Admission Criteria 2019

    The candidates are suggested to go through the article to know about the IIM Kozhikode and other details that are required at the time of admission in IIM Kozhikode. The detailed information is already mentioned above. Therefore, read every point very carefully and the candidates need to check the IIM eligibility criteria to get into IIM Kozhikode. For further information, one can leave the comment in the section of comment mentioned below.


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