CAT Result 2023: Check Expected Cut off for IIMs & Top Business Schools Here

CAT result 2023 will be declared tentatively in the first week of January 2024 on the official website, at IIMs and other top business schools will release the CAT Cut off 2023 after the declaration of the result.

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CAT Result 2023: IIM Lucknow will release the result for the CAT 2023 exam likely in the first week of January 2024. Last year, the result was announced on December 21, 2022. However, Speculations are currently circulating about the result being released in January 2024.

CAT 2023 exam was successfully conducted on November 26, 2023, for which the answer key has already been released by IIML. The final answer key will be released along with the CAT result 2023.

The result for the CAT exam 2023 has been released in the form of a scorecard, containing the sectional score and total score of the candidate. It also includes the percentile of the candidate.

CAT percentiles for top IIMs and other business schools always make headlines for being exceptionally high. Due to the intense competitiveness of the exam and candidates’ brilliant performances, many management schools have to set their cutoffs between 99.5 – 100 percentile.


CAT Cut off 2023 for IIMs

After the release of the CAT result, all IIMs separately will announce their percentile cutoff score. Based on this cutoff score, candidates are called for the Group Discussion and Personal Interview round. Meanwhile, students can check the expected CAT Cut off 2023 in the table below:

IIMsCAT Cutoff 2023 (Expected)
IIM Ahmedabad99.25
IIM Bangalore99.25
IIM Calcutta99.2
IIM Lucknow98+
IIM Indore98.5+
IIM Kozhikode98
IIM Amritsar96+
IIM Nagpur96+
IIM Sambalpur96+
IIM Trichy95.5
IIM Raipur95.5
IIM Ranchi95.2
IIM Kashipur94.5
IIM Vizag93.5
IIM Udaipur93.5
IIM Bodhgaya93
IIM Shillong92.75
IIM Sirmaur95+
IIM Rohtak94+
Expected CAT Cut off 2023 for IIMs

CAT Cut off 2023 For Top Business Schools

There are other business schools as well that offer admission to management courses through CAT. Students can check the expected CAT Cutoff 2023 for them in the table below:

B-SchoolExpected CAT Cutoff
FMS Delhi Admission98.99 Percentile
MDI Gurgaon Admission95+ Percentile
SPJIMR Mumbai Admission88+ Percentile
Xavier Institute of Management Bhubaneswar (XIMB)90+ Percentile
FORE School of Management Admission80 to 85.75 Percentile
IMT Ghaziabad PGDM Admission93+ Percentile
NITIE Mumbai Admission95+ Percentile
TAPMI Admission85+ Percentile
IPE MBA Admission75 to 80 percentile
Expected CAT Cut off 2023 for Top Business Schools

CAT Score Vs Percentile 2023

Below is the CAT score vs percentile analysis based on the previous years’ trend:

Overall Good AttemptsVARC Good AttemptsDILR Good AttemptsQA Good AttemptsExpected Score Expected Percentile
47-5315-19 12-15 16-19 10299
39-4713-17 10-1215-18 8797
32-3912-158-11 13-167595 
23-329-136-9 7-115590 
CAT Score Vs Percentile 2023