Indian Institute of Management Tiruchirapalli (IIM Trichy or IIM T) has declared its admission criteria for admissions into its Post-Graduate Program (PGP) for the batch 2018-20. The notification also states that IIM Trichy has planned for the batch size of 180 aspirants. IIM Trichy will consider CAT 2017 Score to shortlist aspirants for the further selection procedure.
CAT Result will be released at iimcat.ac.in on or after January 15, 2018. Institutes will call the aspirants meeting they're mentioned Cut off and other requirements for further GD/PI Rounds for further selection Procedure.
IIM Trichy has the right to make any modifications to the admission criteria. Given below are the details of all admission criteria for admission into PGP in IIM Trichy.
This year, IIM Rohtak will organize PI & WAT of shortlisted aspirants on behalf of the 9 new IIMs viz. IIM Raipur, IIM Ranchi, IIM Trichy, IIM Udaipur, IIM Kashipur, IIM Amritsar, IIM Bodhgaya & IIM Sambalpur. The GD/PI-WAT will be organizeed in different cities including New Delhi, Mumbai, Bengaluru, Chennai and Kolkata. Shortlisted aspirants for WAT PI Rounds will be intimated by IIM Rohtak.
Admission process into PGP in IIM Trichy begins with the shortlisting of aspirants. This is done entirely based on CAT percentile secured by aspirants.
The table below offers indicative information about the at least necessary percentile. Aspirants belonging to different categories required to secure this in order to be shortlisted for the ensuing WAT/PI procedures.
|Aspirants’ Category||Quantitative Aptitude (Section 1)||Data Interpretation & Logical Reasoning (Section 2)||Verbal & Reading Comprehension (Section 3)||Total (Overall Percentile)|
According to the CAT selection process, aspirants shortlisted for P/WAT rounds based on CAT percentile will need to appear for the Individual Interview (PI) and Written Analysis Test (WAT).
Apart from CAT percentile, the PI and WAT rounds have a huge bearing on the IIM Trichy admission criteria for the PG Program.
Individual Interview (PI) round is designed to test aspirants in their different interindividual skills, soft skills and the extent of their technical and problem-solving skills.
Writing Analysis Test (WAT) aims to measure aspirants in their grip over vocabulary along with the presence of necessary content. Aspirants are also judged based on the quality of written content.
The PI and WAT rounds will be held at the following venues-
Aspirants will be informed of the exact dates and timing of the PI and WAT rounds by the IIM that is coordinating admission process for the 2018-2020 batch. IIM Rohtak is the coordinating IIM for 2018-2020 acting on behalf of the 9 IIMs.
The 9 IIMs are- IIM Raipur, IIM Ranchi, IIM Trichy, IIM Udaipur, IIM Kashipur, IIM Amritsar, IIM Bodhgaya, IIM Sambalpur and IIM Rohtak.
The following table depicts the different parameters that influence the composite score and the weightage of each parameter.
|Written Analysis Test||15%|
|Undergraduate degree performance||10%|
|Master’s Degree or Professional Qualification||2%|
Details of each parameter are as follows:
The weightage affiliated for various streams of undergraduate is shown below.
IIM Trichy will use the following weightage while preparation of final merit list-
|CAT 2017 score||-||50%|
|2) Content of writing|
|3) Writing skills|
|Individual Interview||1) Communication, manner and individuality||15%|
|2) Academic efforts and disposition|
|3) Managerial and leadership attributes|
|4) Social awareness and disposition|
|5) Overall presence|
|Work experience||Based on quantum and quality of work experience||5%|
|Performance at Undergraduate level||-||10%|
|Master’s degree or Professional Qualification||Pass in the Master Degree / final examinations of CA / ICWA/ CS||2%|
|Gender Diversity||-||3 per cent weightage for female aspirants|
To accept the provisions of admission in IIM Trichy for the academic session 2018-2020, an aspirant required to send along a Provide Acceptance. The amount of Provide Acceptance is INR 50,000.