IBSAT Cut off 2018 – IBSAT 2018


The IBSAT cut off will be released in the third week of January 2019, after the exam has been conducted on 22 and 23 December 2018. Applications process for IBSAT exam has already begun and will conclude on 12 December 2018. There is a separate cut off list released by each of the nine institutes. Based on the cut of flist released by the institutes the candidates are called upon for the further selection process which is Group Discussion and Personal Interview.


IBSAT College Course Percentile ( Expected IBSAT cut off)
IBS Gurgaon PGPM – Finance 62
PGPM – Marketing 64
IBS Bengaluru PGPM 65
IBS Mumbai PGPM 65
IBS Hyderabad MBA – Finance 68
MBA – HRM 68
MBA – Marketing 68
MBA – Operations Management 68
PGP – Analytics 68

IBSAT Cut Off Trends

Campus 2017 2016
IBS Mumbai 65+ 65+
IBS Bangalore 65+ 65+
IBS Gurgaon 64+ 62+
IBS Hyderabad 68+ 68+

Weightages for Final Merit List


Selection Criteria for IBS 

Weightages (in %)

Past academic records

Class 10



Class 12




Group discussion (GD)


Personal Interview (PI)


Total Score



This table states the weightagesgiven to each aspect while preparing the final merit list. Candidates note that the marks score in class 10 and 12 are also considred along with the marks scored in graduation.

Factors Determining the IBSAT Cut Off

  • Difficulty Level of the examination
  • Previous year cut off for the IBSAT
  • Various Reservation Policies of different IBSAT accepting colleges
  • Total number of candidates appearing for the entrance examination
  • The overall marks/ performance of the candidates
  • Marking scheme for the IBSAT
  • The total number of seats available in the colleges accepting IBSAT score

How to check IBSAT cut off

  • Go to the official website
  • Click on the IBSAT cut off button
  • Log in using your credentials on the page – Roll number, application number and password
  • Click on submit
  • Then you will be able to see the IBSAT cut off released by each of the participating colleges

Candidates note that rather than releasing separate scorecards, the IBSAT releases a list with the name of the candidates clearing the cut off for the specific institution. Students who have cleared the IBSAT cut off will receive a call letter/s on the registered E-mail Id. Candidates clearing the cut off get the emails from the different campuses of IBS. It will contain details like GD and PI dates, venue and other important details.

IBSAT Important Dates

It is vital for the candidates to keep a check on all the important dates for the IBSAT so as to stay updated with all the updates and notifications. As per the guidelines by ICFAI, the registrations for the IBSAT 2018 commenced on July 1 208 and will conclude on 12 December 2018.



Start Date

End Date

IBSAT 2018 Registration Process with IBSAT last date to apply

July 1, 2018

December 12, 2018

IBSAT 2018 Admit Card (tentative)

12 December,2018

IBSAT Exam Date

December 22, 2018

December 23, 2018

IBSAT 2018 Results

The first week of January 2019

IBSAT 2018 Selection Briefings

January 13, 2019

January 20, 2019

IBSAT  Selection Process (For MBA/PGPM at IBS Hyderabad)

February 20, 2019

February 26, 2019

IBSAT 2018 Selection Process (For PhD at IBS Hyderabad)

March 17, 2019

March 20, 2019

IBSAT  Final Results – Selected candidates

March 2019


This was all the important information regarding the IBSAT cut off. Candidates note that the governing body, ICFAI will not release any individual scorecard. The candidates’ name will be on the list if he/she clears the minimum cut off and they would also receive a mail from the Institute of which they have cleared the cut off. The mail would consist the details regarding the venue, time and date for the briefing, GD and PI.