Board, Graduation Marks weightage to increase in IIM Admissions

Indian Institute of Management (IIM) is soon going to pass a bill which aims to increase/Fix the weightage of Board (class Xth and XIIth exams) in admissions at IIMs.

Notably, the trend of according more weightage to Board (Xth and XIIth exams) and graduation marks in “IIM/Institutions admitting via CAT” is on a rise. Two years ago, the weight given to CAT Score was up to 90 percent. In the 2013-14 academic session, IIM Raipur will accord just 40 percent weight to CAT Score. The ace management Institute of the country, plans to further reduce the CAT weight to 30 percent from academic session 2014-15.