CMAT 2021 Cut Off (Out Soon) – Check Category Wise Cut-off Here


CMAT 2021 cut off will be released by the various participating institutes for their own admission process. CMAT is the abbreviation for Common Management Admission Test is held as the computer-based test to get the MBA degree.

The questions are displayed on the computer for the students to answer with just one click.

As the CMAT 2021 scorecard has been generated, the competing colleges are to declare cut off marks. It is crucial for the candidate to obtain the cut off marks for being capable of Group Discussion and Personal Interview.

CMAT Exam 2021 Cut Off

The main purpose of circulating the cut-off is to choose a suitable candidate among thousands of other competing students. To get admission in B-Schools, there are not seats meeting the requirement of every candidate. So, there is a high requirement for the cutoff.

On the basis of cutoff marks, the students will be selected for pre-admission rounds.

In order to know about the cutoffs, you can visit the websites of the institutes. The cutoff marks are believed to have the marks as the last year of the cutoff.

CMAT 2021 Cut Off Release Date

Below we have provided the dates related to CMAT 2021 Cut Off, exam, and result:

Events Dates 2021 (Announced)
CMAT 2021 Exam 22/27 February 2021
Declaration of result March 2021
Availability of scorecard March 2021

The cut off contains the minimum marks per courses and categories, which is mandatory for the students to be obtained.

If the student has scored more marks than the marks decided for cutoffs or gained as many scores reaching the level of cut-offs then only the candidates can apply for the next rounds to go through the selection method. If the candidate has achieved less than the decided cut-off marks then, they would not be able to proceed with the further process.

In India, the minimum percentage of CMAT of famous B-Schools includes 97-99 XX. To get more information, you must read the following terms.

What is the method for CMAT 2021 Score calculation

The scores of the students are estimated according to the following terms

  • +4 marks for the correct answer.
  • -1 mark for an incorrect answer.
  • 0 mark for no answer.

The estimation of the candidate’s percentile formula goes as follows-

P= (N- Candidate’s Rank)/N*100

P is the percentile of the student and N is the total number of students competing for the test.

What are the ways the National Merit Ranking prepared?

As per the scores of the candidates, National Merit Ranking is decided. With the students obtaining the same marks, the scores are decided in the mentioned below ways

  • Quantitative Techniques & Data Interpretation
  • Logical Reasoning
  • Language Comprehension
  • General Awareness.

Role of Cut Off

After the release of the CMAT results, the candidates who have scored the highest marks will only get rank 1. The CMAT Cutoff is decided to select the deserving candidates and after that, they are to apply for GD and PI rounds.

Admission to B-school and significance of cut off CMAT 2021

Estimating the CMAT marks, the students are selected by gathering every necessary information from academic to personal information in detail. Usually, the pre-admission criteria consist of Group Discussion, a Written Test, and a Personal Interview.

The method of selection and cutoff varies from colleges to colleges. To proceed with the admission process, the students need to have more than cutoff marks.

CMAT Cut Off 

Institute Name Cut off
Jamnalal Bajaj Institute of Management Studies (JBIMS) Mumbai 99.92 percentile (285)
Goa Institute of Management, Goa 99.85 percentile (260)
K J Somaiya Institute of Management Studies & Research (KJSIMSR), Mumbai 99.20 percentile (246)
We School Mumbai 99.06 percentile (244)
Pune University Department of Management Studies (PUMBA DMS) 96.42 percentile (210)
XISS Ranchi 95 percentile (199)
MET Institute of Management, Mumbai 97.27 percentile (218)
Acharya Bangalore Business School (ABBS), Bangalore 90 percentile (180)
Asia Pacific Institute of Management, New Delhi 85 percentile (180)
Jaipuria Institute of Management, Noida 82 percentile (170)
IFIM Business School, Bangalore 85 Percentile
Prin. LN Welingkar Institute of Management Development and Research, Mumbai 85 percentile
Birla Institute of Technology, Mesra, Ranchi 75 percentile (160)
Dr. D. Y. Patil Vidyapeeth, Pune 75 percentile (160)
Prin. LN Welingkar Institute of Management Development and Research, Bangalore 85 percentile
Institute of Public Enterprise, Hyderabad 200
Amrita School of Business, Coimbatore 300
PSG Institute of Management, Coimbatore 75 percentile
Jaipuria Institute of Management, Lucknow 60 percentile
School of Communication and Management Studies, Cochin 75 percentile
Kirloskar Institute of Advanced Management Studies, Harihar & Pune 60 percentile
Thiagarajar School of Management, Madurai 60 percentile
Siva Sivani Institute of Management, Secunderabad 60 percentile
AIMS Bangalore 60 percentile
Prestige Institute of Management, Gwalior 84 percentile
Pune University Department of Management Studies, Pune 60 percentile
MIT School of Business, Pune 200
Lovely Professional University (MBA), Phagwara 80 percentile
SDMIMD, Mysore 50 percentile
University of Petroleum & Energy Studies (UPES), Dehradun 213
Institute of Management Technology (IMT), Nagpur & Hyderabad 70 percentile
Doon Business School, Dehradun 60 percentile
Gian Jyoti Institute of Management and Technology, Mohali 220
IES Management College and Research Centre, Mumbai 198
Great Lakes Institute of Management, Chennai 280
SIES College of Management Studies, Mumbai 232
N L Dalmia Institute of Management Studies & Research, Mumbai 227
Singhad Institute, Pune 200
Asia Pacific Institute of Management, Delhi 180
Acharya School of Management, Bangalore 60 percentile
Dehradun Institute of Technology (MBA), Dehradun 50 percentile
ITS Institute of Management, Greater Noida 50 percentile
Vignana Jyothi Institute of Management, Hyderabad 75 percentile
Galgotias Business School, Greater Noida 60 percentile
BIMTECH Greater Noida 75 percentile
National Institute of Agricultural Marketing (NIAM), Jaipur 45.5 percentile
Shri Sant Gajanan Maharaj College of Engineering, Buldana 40
Indira School of Business Studies, Pune 160
Alliance School of Business, Bangalore 100+ score

CMAT 2021 Selection Procedure

After the publication of the list of merits, the counseling process will take place at each participating institution. Candidates, those who have obtained the minimum cut points, will be considered qualified to participate in the council.

The selection of the candidate for each school will be made on the basis of the score obtained during the entrance test, the group discussion, and the individual interview.

Candidates who qualify for all the selection cycles will be admitted to the institutions. The selected candidates will be notified by the institutions for admission by email, publication, or website.

The CMAT 2021 Cut off will be launched individually by the various institutions that accept CMAT points for admission. Candidates who obtain the minimum score will be selected for a subsequent admission process.

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