What is CAT Cut Off for FMS?

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Abhishek Dhawan
Senior Executive – Editorial
Updated on May 17, 2022 17:06 IST

Know the CAT percentile required for admission to Faculty of Management, Delhi University. Also find the CAT cut off percentile trends of FMS over the years in the article below.

CAT FMS Cutoff

FMS Delhi Cutoff Score

FMS Cutoff Score: Faculty of Management Studies (FMS) shortlists CAT qualified candidates for admission to its full time MBA programme. CAT score is among the primary criteria for admission to Faculty of Management Studies (FMS), Delhi University. FMS is has been fetching a place in the top 10 B-Schools of India for past few years. High-quality education for nominal fees along with a good placement statistics has led FMA to this position.

FMS, Delhi offers MBA, MBA-Executive and MBA-Executive HCA along with Management Development and Doctoral Programme. Every year, the institute releases the minimum composite score required to be included in the shortlists. The composite score is based on the sectional performance of each candidate as per the CAT results. The determining factors of FMS cut off marks include the number of candidates appearing in the CAT exam, number of candidates clearing CAT, number of seats available in each category, past CAT scores of FMS, etc. CAT 2021 was conducted on November 28 for admission to 2022-24 batch at FMS.

FMS Selection Criteria 2022

FMS selection criteria for MBA courses include the screening of candidates on the basis of their composite score, Group Discussion (GD) and Personal Interview (PI). For admission to the batch of 2022-24, GD and PI have been conducted. For MBA 2022 batch, the institute has released the list of selected candidates.

Unlike in IIMs, to qualify for admission to FMS, Delhi, the aspirants are required to apply separately for admission on the official website. The application process for MBA starts by September/October and typically ends by December 31, every year. Interested candidates can apply online on the FMS website, by paying the application fee of INR 1,000 (INR 350 for SC/ST/PH candidates).

The FMS selection process includes three steps:

  • Screening of candidates on the basis of CAT score
  • Extempore and Personal Interview
  • Final selection of candidates

The candidates are selected for Extempore and PI on the basis of a composite score computed based on a certain weightage given to the scores of QA, DI/LR and VARC sections of the CAT exam. Additional five marks will be added to the composite score of women candidates to promote gender diversity. The table below mentions the weightage given to different sections:

Sections

Weightages

QA

30

DILR

30

VARC

40

FMS Admission Criteria for MBA

Final selection for FMS admission is done on the basis of analyzing the candidate’s performance in every aspect considered to choose the best. Here’s the list of parameters and weightage allotted to each one of them for final selection:

Parameters

Weightage

CAT score

60%

Marks obtained in Class 10

5%

Marks obtained in Class 12

5%

Discussion on Statement of Purpose

10%

Extempore

5%

Personal Interview

15%

An additional 5 marks shall be awarded to the women candidates who appear for the interview.

FMS Admission: CAT Cut Offs

Listed below are the CAT scores or cut off marks and composite score (category wise) of FMS obtained by Shiksha exclusively through Right To Information (RTI).

FMS Cutoff for Admissions 2022-24 (Based on CAT 2021 Score)

Category

No. of Seats

No. of Shortlisted Candidates

Composite Score*

General

101

707

53.851

SC

37

259

32.452

ST

19

133

24.257

OBC

69

483

39.991

EWS

25

175

40.576

PWD

12

84

20.943

CW1

12

18

All Candidates

CW2

10

All Candidates

CW3

17

All Candidates

CW4

19

All Candidates

CW5

18

All Candidates

CW6

02

58.252

WT1 (Permanent Staff)

6

20

All Candidates

WT2 (Retired Staff)

01

All Candidates

WT3 (Deceased Permanent Staff)

0

-

WT4 (Temporary, Ad-hoc and Contractual Staff)

0

-

WNT1 (Permanent Staff)

6

16

All Candidates

WNT2 (Retired Staff)

04

All Candidates

WNT3 (Deceased Permanent Staff)

0

-

WNT4 (Temporary, Ad-hoc and Contractual Staff)

0

-

Total

287

1966

-

FMS Cutoff for Admissions 2021-23 (Based on CAT 2020 Score)

Category

Composite Score

General

49.363

SC

28.393

ST

19.767

OBC

35.384

EWS

37.399

PWD

19.750

CW1, CW2, CW3, CW4, CW5

-

CW6

37.670

FMS cut off for 2019 admissions (CAT score 2018)

Category

Number of seats

Overall CAT 2018 percentile

General

101

98.18

OBC

54

90.07

SC

30

82.19

ST

15

58.10

PH1

6

85.94

PH2

2.68

PH3

57.99

PH4

25.83

PH5

6.98

CW1

10

11.00

CW2

9.29

CW3

26.23

Total

216

-

FMS cut off for 2018 admission (CAT score 2017)

Category

Number of seats

Composite score

General

101

52.986

OBC

54

33.859

SC

30

31.462

ST

15

22.697

PH1

6

28.223

PH2

01.319

PH3

07.636

CW1

10

04.205

CW2

07.239

CW3

02.238

CW4

06.17

CW5

52.614

Total

216

-

FMS cut off for 2016 admission (CAT score 2015)

Category

Number of seats

Composite score

General

101

59.430

OBC

54

42.175

SC

30

35.091

ST

15

25.319

PH1

6

25.885

PH2

06.917

PH3

34.432

CW1

10

02.191

CW2

06.220

CW3

11.128

CW4

24.516

CW5

32.085

Total

216

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FMS cut off for 2015 admission (CAT score 2014)

Category

Number of seats

Overall CAT 2014 percentile

General

101

98.54

OBC

54

90.60

SC

30

78.71

ST

15

60.57

PH1

6

67.54

PH2

17.50

PH3

83.89

CW1

10

10.34

CW2

23.02

CW3

09.00

CW4

03.03

CW5

78.45

Total

216

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Also Read:

FMS cut off for 2014 admission (CAT score 2013)

Category

Number of seats

Overall CAT 2013 percentile

General

101

98.20

OBC

54

84.73

SC

30

77.45

ST

15

53.88

PH1

6

55.46

PH2

27.60

PH3

80.28

CW1

10

4.35

CW2

1.94

CW3

17.53

CW4

36.74

CW5

30.29

Total

216

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FMS cut off for 2013 admission (CAT score 2012)

Category

Number of seats

Overall CAT 2012 percentile

General

101

98.56

OBC

54

86.17

SC

30

79.06

ST

15

52.10

PH1

6

45.97

PH2

50.60

PH3

64.29

CW1

10

80.05

CW2

47.49

CW3

59.40

CW4

50.60

CW5

53.58

Total

216

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FAQs on FMS Delhi Cutoff

Q: What is the admission process of FMS, Delhi University?

A: FMS admission process includes Group Discussion (GD) and Personal Interview (PI) rounds conducted for the candidates shortlisted based on the CAT score.

Q: What is the CAT cutoff for FMS admission?

A: CAT cut off for FMS admission is usually around 99 to 98 percentile for General category students and 90 and below for reserved category candidates. Candidates having a good academic record stand higher chances.

Q: What are the eligibility conditions for admission to MBA course at FMS, DU?

A: Eligibility criteria for admission to MBA course of FMS, DU is a minimum of 50 per cent aggregate or equivalent CGPA in bachelor’s degree (45 per cent for reserved category students) and valid CAT exam score.

Q: What is the MBA course fee at FMS?

A: The course fee of MBA programme at FMS is INR 48,000 per semester. PWD category students are exempted from payment of all fees except admission fee and ID Card fee.

Q: How can I apply for a full-time MBA programme at FMS?

A: The FMS application process is online. Candidates have to fill an online application form available on the institute website between October and December.

Q: What is the average salary package offered at FMS in campus placement?

A: The average salary package offered at FMS in campus placement is INR 32.4 LPA (2020-2022 batch). The highest salary package offered for the same batch was INR 58 LPA.

Q: Which exam scores are accepted for MBA admission at FMS?

A: FMS accepts only CAT scores for MBA admission of domestic candidates. Foreign/NRI/PIO candidates can apply through a GMAT score (above 650 points).

Q: Is FMS better than IIM Bangalore?

A: Both FMS and IIM Bangalore are highly reputed and top ranked institutes with a proven record of producing world class management graduates. The plus point of FMS over IIM Bangalore is the course fee. While the course fees of the MBA programme at FMS is INR 48,000 per semester, at IIM Bangalore it is more than INR 5 lakh per semester.

Q: When does the application process for FMS admissions begin?

A: The application process for FMS admissions begins in October and concludes by December 31. Applicants can fill the application forms as soon as they decide to appear for CAT.

Q: I have less than 50 per cent in my bachelor’s degree course. Am I eligible for MBA at FMS?

A: Candidates who belong to SC/ST/OBC Non-Creamy/EWS/PWD or CW category are eligible to apply with less than 50 per cent at bachelor’s level exam. However, General category candidates can only apply if their aggregate score at the bachelor’s level is equal to or above 50 per cent.

Q: I am in my final year of the bachelor’s degree programme? Can I apply for FMS?

A: Yes, final year graduation candidates are eligible to apply for the MBA programme offered by FMS. Such candidates will have to submit their passing certificate within the deadline fixed by the institute, until then, their admission will be provisional in nature.

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abhinav soni

3 months ago

My 10th score is 86% and my 12th score is 78% so can i got admission in FMS? I am from OBC category.

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Vipra Shrivastava

3 months ago

Hi Abhinav, your selection will also depend on your performance in the PI round. thanks.

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Kabeer

a year ago

I score 78% in 10 std and 53.38 % in 12 std and now I am in degree college can I got addmission in iim ahmedabad aur iim Bangalore I am from general category please replay ?

Reply to Kabeer

Hi, you'll have to score exceptionally high in CAT exam to stand a chance of admission in IIM A or IIM B.

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