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ATMA Cutoff 2023 : Check ATMA 2023 Cutoff, Tentative Dates for Cut off Release and College-wise cut offs

ATMA 2023 Cut offs will be announced by various management institutions on the basis of the ATMA score report, which is released on the AIMS official website. ATMA cut off varies from institution to institution and ranges from 70 to 95 percentile.
ATMA Cutoff 2023

ATMA Cutoff 2023

ATMA Cutoff 2023 : Association of Indian Management Schools (AIMS) releases the results of AIMS Test for Management Admissions (ATMA) in the form of percentile scores on its official website. ATMA cut offs are released after the results are declared. ATMA scores are accepted for admissions to management courses by various institutions across the country. ATMA Cutoff varies from institution to institution, and ranges from 70 to 95 percentile. 

ATMA Cutoff is released on the basis of the ATMA results. ATMA results have been declared for the previous exam session held in May 2023. ATMA results were declared for the May session on June 2, 2023. Meanwhile, for the ATMA exam to be held on July 23, 2023, results will be declared on July 28, 2023. ATMA cutoff released by an institution determines whether the candidate can gain admission to that institution or not. Each of the participating institutions releases the cutoff on its official website. 

Every participating institution has its own admission process, wherein a candidate might have to appear for Group Discussion and Personal Interview Rounds after clearing the ATMA cutoff. Clearing the ATMA cutoff for the various sections of the ATMA exam is not mandatory. However, some colleges might look at the section-wise percentile scores for admissions to its management programs. There are various factors that decide the cutoff for the particular management institution. Some of the factors include the total number of candidates who appeared for the ATMA exam, number of seats offered by the institution, and the average scores of the candidate pool. 

ATMA Cutoff 2023

ATMA Cut off refers to the minimum percentile score that the candidate needs for admission to a management institute. The minimum percentile score that a candidate needs in order to secure admission in a management college will be different for every institution. 

Several management colleges have their own eligibility criteria set. For example, Welingkar Institute requires candidates to have scored at least 50% in their Degree exam from a recognized university, and to have completed the degree course by June 2023. Further, ATMA score is usually one of the several scores that are accepted by these management colleges in addition to CAT, XAT, CMAT and GMAT. Institutes usually need one of these test scores for admission to their management programs.

Steps in ATMA Admission Process 

As every management institution might have a different admission process, candidates are advised to regularly check the official website of the institutions in which they are seeking admission. The first step is to apply for admission to the institutions according to the cut-offs released by them. After clearing the cut off percentile, candidates will have to appear for Group Discussion (GD) and Personal Interview (PI) rounds of the institution. Candidates are eligible to appear for these further rounds on the condition that they clear the cut off percentile that has been released by the management college. 

Steps in the Admissions Process Based on ATMA Scores 

Step 1

Check the Eligibility Criteria and Cutoff Released by the Management Institute

Step 2

Apply to the Institute if your ATMA percentile score meets the Cutoff score

Step 3

Appear for further admission rounds- Group Discussion (GD) and Personal Interview(PI)

College-Wise Cutoff

Several top management colleges accept ATMA scores for the admission process to their management programs. These management colleges include PUMBA(Department of Management Science) Pune, Prin L.N. Welingkar Institute of Management Development and Research (WeSchool) Mumbai, and Christ University(Bengaluru). Top management colleges usually have a cut off percentile ranging from 80 to 90. Candidates are advised to have a goal of securing the percentile range set as cut off by the top management institutes.

Based on previous years’ trends, candidates can have a look at the expected cutoffs for various management institutes.

Management Institution

Cutoff (Tentative)

PUMBA: Department of Management Sciences University of Pune


Prin. L. N. Welingkar WE School Mumbai


WE School: Prin L.N.Welingkar Institute of Management, Bengaluru


Christ University, Bengaluru


New Delhi Institute of Management


Jaipuria Institute of Management (Jaipuria) Noida


IMS Ghaziabad


Delhi School of Business 


XIME Bengaluru


VIT Business School, Vellore


IBS Hyderabad : ICFAI Business School


International Institute of Management Studies, Pune


Indus Business Academy, Bengaluru


Institute of Public Enterprise, Hyderabad


Factors that Determine ATMA Cut-off

ATMA cut off for each institution is determined by several factors such as the following :

  • Total Number of Candidates who appeared for the ATMA Exam
  • Number of Seats Offered by the Institution
  • Previous Years’ Cut off 
  • The Average Score of the Candidate Pool
  • Difficulty Level of the ATMA Exam
  • The Lowest and Highest Scores of the Candidate population

ATMA 2023 Cut off Important Dates

The ATMA cut off is released after the declaration of ATMA exam results. Candidates can have a look below at the dates of ATMA result declaration to know when to expect the cut off lists from management institutes.

ATMA Exam Session and Exam Date

Date of ATMA Result Declaration

February Session- 25 February 2023

March 3, 2023 ( February Session)

May Session - 28 February 2023

June 1, 2023 (May Session)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

What is the cut off for the ATMA exam ?

The cut off for the ATMA exam is different for each of the various participating institutions. The cut off usually ranges from 70 percentile to 95 percentile.

How is the ATMA cut off determined ?

ATMA cut off is the percentile score that is determined by the number of test-takers and number of seats offered by the management college, as well as the difficulty level of the exam and average score of the candidate population.

When will the ATMA 2023 cut off be released ?

  ATMA cut off for the May 2023 exam will be released after the result is announced on June 1, 2023. For the February session, the results were declared on March 3, 2023. 

Who releases the ATMA exam cut-offs ?

ATMA cut-offs are released by the various participating management institutions that accept ATMA scores including AIMS.

What is the ATMA cut off for the top management colleges?

The top management colleges usually have a cut off that ranges anywhere between a percentile score of 80 to 90.

When will the ATMA 2023 exam be held?

ATMA July 2023 exam was held on July 23, 2023.

Who declares the ATMA results?

AIMS declares the ATMA results on its official website.