IIM Sirmaur Cutoff 2019

07 Jul, 2018

IIM Sirmaur Cutoff 2019 – Candidates willing to take up CAT 2019 must know IIM Sirmaur Cutoff. It is the most important information for a candidate to follow in order to prepare well. The cutoff is the minimum percentile for a candidate to score to be eligible for admission in 20 IIMs. The participating institute releases their respective cutoff and the listed of the shortlisted candidates. The institute selects only those candidates who qualify CAT exam and meet all the criteria’s of the institutes. The shortlisted candidates are then called for the next round of interview that is for WAT and PI round.  The cutoff released by the institutes depends on various factors such as the number of candidates appearing for the exam, number of seats available and the difficulty level of the exam. The primary criteria that are considered for shortlisting the candidates for admission are CAT scores. The previous year’s cutoff is mentioned in this article from where the candidates can get the overview of the percentiles and can also come to know more about IIM Sirmaur Cutoff 2019.

What is IIM Sirmaur Cutoff 2019?

IIM Sirmaur cutoff is the minimum percentile a candidate need to score to get admission in a various program offered by the institute. According to the cutoff of 2018, IIM Sirmaur has setup overall percentile for general category 90; for NC – OBC category is 78. For SC category the percentile setup is 60 while for both ST and DAP category is 40 percentile whereas the sectional percentile is same for all the categories. For general category the sectional percentile of all the three section is 80, for NC – OBC category is 60, for SC category the percentile is 50 while for both ST and DAP the percentile is 30. Based on the CAT scores and the above-mentioned percentile the candidates will be shortlisted. The cutoff for 2019 is expected to be more or less the similar as compared to 2018.

Previous years IIM Sirmaur Cutoff

    Previous year’s cutoff is given in the tables below to get an idea in order to prepare well and the candidates can even estimate the cutoff for the upcoming session.

    IIM Sirmaur Cutoff 2018                           


    Category QA DILR VARC Total
    General 80 80 80 90
    Non-Creamy Other Backward Classes (NC-OBC) 60 60 60 78
    SC 50 50 50 60
    ST 30 30 30 40
    DAP 30 30 30 40


    IIM Sirmaur Cutoff 2016

    As compared to CAT 2017, the cutoff for 2016 has dropped, for General category, it has cut down to 10 percentile. For NC-OBC category it was 6 percentile lessened. For SC category the overall cutoff percentile was upsurged by 10 percentile and for ST category it increased by an astonishing 25 percentile.


    Category DILR VRC QA Total
    General 75 75 75 80
    NC-OBC 68 68 68 72
    SC 50 50 50 70
    ST 45 45 45 65
    PwD 50 50 50 70


    IIM Sirmaur Cutoff 2015

    Category VRC DILR QA Total
    General 75 75 75 80
    NC-OBC 68 68 68 72
    SC 50 50 50 70
    ST 45 45 45 65
    PwD 50 50 50 70


    IIM Sirmaur Cutoff 2014


    Category QA & DI (Section 1) VA & LR (Section 2) Total Seats Available
    General 80 80 96.3 28
    NC-OBC 61.43 61.43 78.98 16
    SC 50.4 50.4 63 9
    ST 41.42 40.80 50.71 5
    DAP 41.42 42.21 50.71 2


    IIM Sirmaur Cutoff 2019 – Selection procedure

    After the announcement of the result, the selection procedure of IIM Siramur will begin. IIM Sirmaur comprises two-stage selection processes. In the first stage, the candidates must qualify CAT exam in order to get selected in the further rounds. In the second stage, the final merit list will be announced. The shortlisting of the candidates is done based on CAT scores for WAT and PI round. Once the PI and WAT round is completed the institute will announce their final list; the final list of selected candidates are prepared has several criteria such as composite scores of CAT, marks sheet of 10th, 12th, and graduation, work experience as well as diversity factor. The table provided below will make it clear and the candidates can understand the weightage assigned to each category.

    Factors Weightage
    Scaled CAT 2017 score 30
    Common Admission Process (CAP) score 15 (Written Ability Test) +

    15 (Personal Interview including Extempore)

    Marks in Class 12 5
    Marks in Graduation 15
    Work Experience 15
    Diversity Factor (Academic Disciplines) 5
    Diversity Factor (Gender) 5


    About IIM Sirmaur

    IIM Sirmaur known as Indian Institute of Management is the 19th IIM in the sequence of six new IIMs which was launched in 2015 is an autonomous public business school located in Himachal Pradesh. It is under the mentorship of IIM Lucknow and started its first batch in September 2015. The institute was located temporarily at Himachal Institute of Technology, Paonta Sahib, Sirmaur, Himachal Pradesh. The institute offers two-year full-time Post Graduate Program in Management (PGP). The fee required to complete the entire course is approx 10 lakh. The institute accepts CAT scores to offer admission to the right candidates.

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