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CAT Seat Intake 2018: Total Seats, CAT Score, Selection Criteria

Indian Institutes of Management (IIM) are the top B-Schools in the country that offer management education to candidates who crack CAT exam. At present, there are 20 IIMs which are operational in India. These are located in cities like Ranchi, Raipur, Calcutta, Udaipur, Ahmedabad, Bangalore, Indore, Shillong, Trichy, among others.

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It is mandatory for you to crack the CAT examination in order to get admission in the IIM. You will get admission on the basis of their marks scored in the CAT exam and IIM cut-off list. Different IIMs have different selection procedure.


Common Admission Test (CAT) is an online exam conducted for students seeking admission in Post Graduate Programme(PGP) in Management at IIMs and other renowned Management Institutes of India.CAT 2018 Total Seats in Top IIMs

IIMs seats have steadily increased in the last couple of years. Compared to 3265 seats in 2013 and 3335 in 2014, this year there are more than 4200 seats in 20 IIMs across the country. Based on the previous year seat intake and expected seat intake by each IIMs. The present seat capacity in PGP programmes at 20 IIMs which comes to more than 4000 is given below:

S.No. IIM Name Total Seats
1 IIM Ahmedabad 400+
2 IIM Bangalore 400+
3 IIM Calcutta 462
4 IIM Lucknow 440
5 IIM Kozhikode 375
6 IIM Indore 460
7 IIM Shillong 160
8 IIM Rohtak 160
9 IIM Ranchi 160
10 IIM Raipur 140
11 IIM Trichy 180
12 IIM Kashipur 140
13 IIM Udaipur 180
14 IIM Nagpur 60
15 IIM Visakhapatnam 60
16 IIM Bodh Gaya 60
17 IIM Amritsar 60
18 IIM Sambalpur 140
19 IIM Sirmaur 60
20 IIM Jammu 60
TOTAL 4200*


IIM Selection Criteria for admission through CAT

Each IIM publishes there own Selection Criteria individually. The admission is done on two levels. The first is to appear in CAT and qualify the test. Each IIM releases the minimum percentile required in CAT 2018 to be eligible for IIM Admissions. On the basis of IIM CAT cut offs, candidates are shortlisted for the next stage.

The next stage is PI and WAT. Points are awarded for past academic performance, PI, WAT, Work experience and other factors.

Seats Available at IIM under All Categories with CAT Score

1. IIM Ahmedabad

Category Seats
General 200
OBC 110
SC 60
ST 35
Total Seats 405*

2. IIM Bangalore

Category Seats
General 200
OBC 110
SC 60
ST 35
Total Seats 405*

3. IIM Calcutta

Category Seats
General 233
OBC 125
SC 69
ST 35
Total Seats 462

4. IIM Lucknow

Category Seats
General 218
OBC 117
SC 68
ST 37
Total Seats 440

5. IIM Indore

Category Seats
General 229
OBC 125
SC 70
ST 36
Total Seats 460

6. IIM Kozhikode

Category Seats
General 189
OBC 102
SC 56
ST 28
Total Seats 375

7. IIM Shillong

Category Seats
General 80
OBC 42
SC 23
ST 15
Total Seats 160

8. IIM Ranchi

Category Seats
General 80
OBC 42
SC 23
ST 15
Total Seats 160

9. IIM Rohtak

Category Seats
General 80
OBC 42
SC 23
ST 15
Total Seats 160

10. IIM Raipur

Category Seats
General 70
OBC 35
SC 21
ST 14
Total Seats 140

11. IIM Trichy

Category Seats
General 90
OBC 45
SC 28
ST 17
Total Seats 180

12. IIM Udaipur

Category Seats
General 90
OBC 45
SC 28
ST 17
Total Seats 180

13. IIM Kashipur

Category Seats
General 70
OBC 35
SC 21
ST 14
Total Seats 140

14. IIM Nagpur

Category Seats
General 30
OBC 16
SC 9
ST 5
Total Seats 60

15. IIM Visakhapatnam

Category Seats
General 30
OBC 16
SC 9
ST 5
Total Seats 60

16. IIM Bodh Gaya

Category Seats
General 30
OBC 16
SC 9
ST 5
Total Seats 60

17. IIM Amritsar

Category Seats
General 30
OBC 16
SC 9
ST 5
Total Seats 60

18. Sambalpur

Category Seats
General 70
OBC 37
SC 22
ST 11
Total Seats 140

19. IIM Sirmaur

Category Seats
General 30
OBC 16
SC 9
ST 5
Total Seats 60

20. IIM Jammu

Category Seats
General 30
OBC 16
SC 9
ST 5
Total Seats 60

Previous year Seat Intake in Top IIMs

Given below is the category wise seat intake of 2013 in 13 IIMs:

IIM Name General  OBC SC ST Total Seats
IIM Ahmedabad 194 104 58 29 385
IIM Bangalore 193 103 57 29 382
IIM Calcutta 233 125 69 35 462
IIM Lucknow 211 113 63 32 419
IIM Kozhikode 189 102 56 28 375
IIM Indore 226 122 68 34 450
IIM Shillong 60 32 18 10 120
IIM Rohtak 60 32 18 10 120
IIM Ranchi 60 32 18 10 120
IIM Raipur 60 32 18 10 120
IIM Trichy 52 28 15 7 102
IIM Kashipur 46 25 14 5 90
IIM Udaipur 60 32 18 10 120
TOTAL 3265

 


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