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FMS Delhi Admsission and Eligibility Criteria

FMS Delhi CAT Cutoff

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Faculty of Management Studies (FMS) Delhi, established in 1954 under the aegis of the Delhi University, is one of the oldest B-schools in India. Today let’s take a look into the admission process of FMS


FMS Delhi Cut Off

Earlier FMS Delhi used to take into account the overall CAT exam score. In recent years, FMS Delhi Cut offs include the sectional CAT score as per the weightage awarded to each section. Past trends indicate that anything north of 98.5%ile is a good score.


FMS Delhi Shortlisting Criteria

The final shortlisting of the candidates for the interview round is done on the basis of sectional and overall CAT scores, gender diversity and other criteria :


  • The shortlisting for the final selection round in FMS Admission Criteria awards 100% weight to CAT 2021 score.
  • In the shortlisting criteria, the candidate is awarded weightage to sectional percentile scores in CAT 2021.  The score in the Quantitative Ability (QA) section is awarded 30% weight; the Data Interpretation & Logical Reasoning (DILR) section also carries a weight of 30% while the Verbal Ability and Reading Comprehension (VARC) section carries the highest weightage of 40%.
  • 5 marks are added to the Composite score in the case of women candidates for shortlisting and gender diversity purposes. This composite score is used only for shortlisting the candidates for the Interview Process.
  • All the candidates shortlisted for the final selection round have to attend the PI round, failing which they will be not be considered for the final admission