IIM Ahmedabad Cut-Off

IIM Ahmedabad releases their cut-off after the CAT results are declared. The cut-offs for different institutes depends on various factors. Visit CAT cut-off to know everything about the cut-offs and get a general overview of the cut-offs of some of the top institutes.

IIM Ahmedabad has already released their cut-off for the batch of 2018-2020 on their official website. The sectional and overall cut-offs are given below for all category candidates. Check the cut-off for IIM A below.

IIM Ahmedabad Cutoff for CAT 2017:

Category Sectional Cut-offs Overall Cut-off
General QA: 70

LRDI: 70

VARC: 70

NC-OBC-cum-transgender QA: 65

LRDI: 65

VARC: 65

SC (Scheduled Caste) QA: 60

LRDI: 60

VARC: 60

ST (Scheduled Tribes) QA: 50

LRDI: 50

VARC: 50

PWD QA: 60

LRDI: 60

VARC: 60


Apart from these cut-offs, IIM A also considers various other factors to shortlist the candidates for WAT and PI. The final selection depends upon the overall performance of the candidates. Click IIM Ahmedabad to know more about the shortlisting criteria in detail. Interestingly, For CAT 2017, the IIM A cutoff is the lowest among the other IIMs.

IIM Ahmedabad Cut-off of Past Years

Due to the high reputation of the institute, IIM A cut-offs have always been high and shortlisting is done in a more critical way by considering the application Rating score and normalized score of each candidate along with the CAT percentile. Check the previous year CAT cut-off of IIM Ahmedabad below.


  • IIM A Cut-off for 2016
Category Sectional Cut-offs (Average) Overall Cut-off
General 80 90
NC-OBC-cum-transgender 75 85
SC (Scheduled Caste) 70 80
ST (Scheduled Tribes) 60 70
PWD 70 80
  • IIM A Cut-off for 2015
Category Sectional Cut-offs (Average) Overall Cut-off
General 85 90
NC-OBC-cum-transgender 80 85
SC (Scheduled Caste) 75 80
ST (Scheduled Tribes) 75 80
PWD 75 80

Located in Gujarat, IIM Ahmedabad is considered as an epitome of quality education all across the globe. Numerous MBA aspirants wish to join the institute every year but only a few percent of them get admissions. Having an excellent pre-academic performance along with a proper CAT percentile is extremely crucial to get shortlisted for a written ability test and personal interview.


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