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I booked for CL Mock 2 ( proctored ) for 30th May. They gave me the center and all but the same mock is also available to me on my CL student's homepage which I can take whenever I feel like. How is it proctored then ? Or are they both different tests with same name o.O

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  • i have given the same mock(proctored) sitting at my place.... 1s.
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i have given the same mock(proctored) sitting at my place but the result is not shown in the Mock Analysis Tab.Any idea how to get my result?Anybody else facing the same issue?

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@IIM RANCHI   Could you please give some idea about the distance between hostel and the classrooms. I searched a lot on site and internet for the same. But it seems that hostel is quite far from classrooms.In that case how is the transportation?

  • Official info:The hostel is 11-12kms away from the colleg.... 2m.
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Official info:The hostel is 11-12kms away from the college and we have our own buses which cover the distance in no more than 20mins.


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CL (ID: 10121867)

NO____Sec1%tile___Sec2 %tile___OVR%Tile____AIR____Cut off not cleared


CAT-01____90.94___92.63___95.1____68____all cleared


Mock CAT(Free)____90.1___85.36___90.33____NA____VA not cleared

Master Series CAT-01____71.37___97.87___92.68____NA____QA not cleared

Master Series CAT-02____82.05___92.93___91.73____NA____QA not cleared

IMS (ID: 25A69248)

SIMCAT-101____78.79___97.21___91.55____NA____QA not cleared

SIMCAT-102____98.21___75.94___96.45____NA____VA not cleared

SIMCAT-103____97.18___93.31___95.77____NA____all cleared

SIMCAT-104____99.19___83.78___97.65____NA____VA not cleared

HITBULLSEYE (ID: 1215011337)

CAT-01____95.15___89.87___96.41____Missed Test____VA not cleared

CAT-02____85.38___89.08___91.38____Missed Test____QA, VA both not cleared

CAT-09____97.67___55.18____93.65____Missed Test____VA not cleared

CAT-10____94.32___92.43____95.68____Missed Test____all cleared

CAT-11____95.03___79.82____92.69____25____VA not cleared

CAT-12____72.58___96.22____91.25____37____QA not cleared

  • Yes, it is likely. I scored 95.45% in that mock but i cou.... 11m.
  • ppl giving mocks seem to be low for cl this time :disapp.... 2m.
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you just wasted time reading this @guitar_geek 889

Yes, it is likely. I scored 95.45% in that mock but i couldn't clear VA cutoff. So, he might be 65 rank in the topper's list(those who cleared all cut-offs)

CAT .......... @msd11 62

ppl giving mocks seem to be low for cl this time @guitar_geek u giving which all mocks ?

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JAT converts, Was the initial deposit accepted by the AO. I heard it otherwise for Executive MBA candidates. I am in the waitlist and need to understand what's needed. Do we require a new OBC certificate?

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  • M not sure whether JATS will be included in the upcoming .... 4m.
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About time. Had the same question.

hunter punk @vammi 3

M not sure whether JATS will be included in the upcoming list or not

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Has anyone recieved call letter for PGDM IB after the gd pi session held yesterday and on friday?

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Not yet... i appeared for my GD/PI on Saturday...what about u

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There are two stations Rampur and Kanpur. Distance between them is 273KM. Ist Train starts from Rampur & Travel with the speed of 51KMPH at 1:00 PM and 2nd Train starts from Kanpur & Travel with the speed of 60KMPH at 2:00 PM. 2nd Train's Driver note the distance btw both train after every 1 Minute. Find the no. of times he will get the distance in whole number. 

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Three weeks afterwards, I met him in the coffee-room of a Bath hotel, talking about his voyages, and explaining, with enthusiasm, how he loved the sea.

Is there a modifier error in the above sentence as a bath hotel seems to talk about his voyages?

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Did anyone call the AO about the WL? Will we have one today?

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  • Hope it comes by tmw! :disappointed:. 29m.
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I called up the AO and they said that the second WL will come within this week but not today

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Hope it comes by tmw!

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Hello, due to personal reasons I will not be able to come of for the counselling tomorrow, I really want to but something very important came up. Incase the admission process crosses my rank to take admission and also there is a second counseing list. Will I be called for second counselling? 

  • I have a similar situation. Wont be able to attend due to.... 45m.

I have a similar situation. Wont be able to attend due to medical reasons.  Could someone please help answer this question?

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My journey My way!

Have been waiting for this moment since July 2013 (the day I joined pagalguy) and finally I get to have it, like live it, feel it, smile and cry with it. Being a general, non-technical female (I know comes to people's mind that girl's quota and commerce background will add points to my score and get me in) I did have my share of ups and downs which I guess made me learn a lot more which I would have missed if was in some college this time! So the journey begins!

Ischooling :  So I have been thinking of doing MBA since 2007. Belonging to a middle class family and having cousins who were part of all these big B-schools, it inspired me and made me work harder to score those 90+% in boards and a 100% in maths in class 10th (that was the only time i worked my ass off) and was pretty sure that I am smart enough to crack the feline and be part of IIM A (dream school). Times passed and class 12th was kind enough to me and i scored 90+ even though i had my right elbow fractured and was not studying for straight 2 months. So, yes school went on fine with parents being happy, having expectations and with other problems.

DU :

Was lucky to be a part of north campus, DU and studied B.Com(H) from Ramjas College and did all the fun which you expect from a DUite to do. Made friends, attended fests, interned, had a break up and life took a different turn. Once a girl was so excited about preparing for MBA , left her plans to pursue it for the time being and wrote CAT just for fun like literally. Wrote CAT in 2011 with 0 prep, didn't even knew about the pattern properly etc and still hoped that yeah i am smart enough, I'll score 80 something. The day result came, it was below 50. I was devastated, though it was normal because I wasn't prepared but those expectations I had from myself were shattered. So a failed relationship, losing my grandpa the same day CAT results came out,  pathetic CAT score, failed placements and an irritating professor as mentor for the project, my 3rd year was pretty screwed up!! I had zero self-confidence and thought of myself being a waste and a burden on my parents. They didn't knew about it much but yea knew I was depressed, but i guess life had its own plan and left Delhi to explore Bangalore

(my first love). Spent 2 weeks there, came back.


Job : Managed to secure a job with a startup in Gurgaon ( a place where my ex belonged to and I loathed) and started working. Initially it was tough , literally, but then yes you eventually adjusts with things around. Worked harder, was in the top of the lists and was involved with other stuff there itself so had myself pretty occupied. Around birthday (January) I relaised "yaar aur nai hoga yeh, have to get back to the original self" and I told my parents about the discussion of pursuing MBA again making them satisfied "ki haan ab kuch hoga iska" Asked my cousins about the same and planned that I'll take the night shift and study in the day time but on my own, no coaching. Mind mai apni value abhi b kum nai hui thi (still thought of myself a smarty) and will crack it on my own. Registered with TIME for the test series and had a friend from XIMB to pan out my stuff and help me with it. Boy!! Those aimcats gave me nightmares, scoring as low as single digit percentiles. Still something in me kept me moving on and in August I resigned thinking I'll be full time devoted to it as was not able t manage job and study together. Manager felt bad but had to do this and packed my stuff and came back home. So living in Delhi/NCR for 4 + years and coming back to Yamunanagar (small town) gave me jitters. All hanging out, weekend parties etc all came to a stop. Kept my cool and promised myself with lucrative offers if I end up good.

Struggle time : actual period : So kept on preparing and hoping for a miracle I wrote CAT and all other MBA entrances , had in my mind that I'll atleast get through something. In this whole process, made amazing friends here on pagalguy. A long list of people and wont name because missing even a single on would be unfair. "Rise to Smile" was  my adda where was called tamatar and was called sallu too. Spent around 10 hours here because it was my family. So when the results started pouring in, it was a time where I thought it's time to end my life.

CAT : 50 %ile

SNAP : 86 %ile

XAT : 75.75%

And all other were straight rejects.

Managed to secure calls from TAPMI, IFMR, IMT Nagpur but the worst they didn't get converted too. Only IMT Nagpur did. My all friends had converts and were happy and gay with their new friends. It was a time I want no one should ever go through. A failure which makes you think yourself as a big loser, a failure, a burden, good for nothing girl. When you are so low, everything about you turns to be negative, you start thinking about how ugly you are, nobody loves you, people are moving away, they are happy and you are just sulking, you cry and cry yourself to sleep. Watching your parents try to pacify you but deep down you know how much they want you to be successful, taunts etc just was too much. Because of all this, I stopped eating and ignored my health and fell sick. Jaundice and acute intestinal infection took over me and 3 months on bed direct (April-May-June).This period was horrible, used to cry at nights because of pain and I guess the failure because I was scared about my future and cry till the point my mum used to make me sleep around 3 AM. This continued for 3 months, injections of pain killers, mum dad taking leaves for handling me etc, the only best part I wasn't admitted. During this time, I met a person on PG and he helped me to find a way out for all this. He asked me to introspect as it wasn't taking my time much and note down that what wrong I did. I agreed after a bit nagging and started the introspection and realized:

1.       I ignored the basic pattern and got emotionally attached to questions.

2.       I spent most of the time here on PG bakaring.

3.       I wasn't serious or organised with my course.

4.       I thought of myself as a person who'll clear CAT without prep.

5.       Was too involved in worldly affairs and vulnerable.

With all this I thought of working but was refused because of stamina/health issues and thought of writing CAT the last time in 2014. I was 23 by then, unemployed, good for nothing lass but still my parents agreed to it (not the marriage issue but they wanted me to settle professionally)

I gave up chocolates, I can die for them but yes did. Just to bring myself in discipline and joined CL in july for classes. Went for my classes, studied hard, did my questions, was off PG as in bakar and was a part of the FB group but realised that cannot study this way and went for chats and all just to ease my mind out. Joined swimming to keep myself involved as was still at home and made every effort to burn the midnight oil and with the support of my bestie and people around wrote CAT and all other entrances.

The first one was CMAT sept, result came around midnight and I managed a 95%ile, I know not a great one but a person who has seen 40-50, it was heaven. Called up Ankita (besite) and cried my heart out. I know I wouldn't get calls but then it was 90+. Was a bit confident and with an added effort wrote CAT. So i am this person who gets nervous before exams and happened this time too. After CAT, the next day i had IIFT and realised in the middle of the exam, IIFT is not my cup of tea The same night I went to katwaria sarai, in front of the IIFT gate, vented out (kiddish I know). SNAP happened then and results came. CAT it was, i scored 89.68%ile, yes not even a 90 -_- It scared the shit out of me again and was so depressed that I made my parents let down again and couldn't even manage 90+ with coaching and stuff. As the battle was still left, prepared for XAT. Was unwell that morning but managed to appear for it :/ The day I had TISS ,SNAP's result was declared. As I was going for the exam, the result was out. I was firm that I'll check once i am back at my massi's place. I went back, opened my mail hoping positivity as I wasn't bad last year. As I opened the score card, it was 97.85%ile and I shouted like anything. My cousin from the other room came running and was shocked to see me in tears (i cry a lot ) He got so so so scared that he called up bhabhi to look into the matter. I checked, rechecked, re re checked if it was me only. That moment I was not in my senses, I was crying and laughing at the same time Called up Ankita and did the same on phone, she was so confused that I got some good abuses from her The amount of confidence it gave me had no boundaries. Went out the next day and ate my heart out and shopped ^_^ Called my parents but they were normal with it! J

Then all the results came and TISS, IIFT was a straight reject. So as I had SNAP, i was hell bent to convert Symbiosis as Pune it was, a place I so wanted to be a part of. I knew I would clear SCMHRD cut off but was sceptical about SIBM-P, again tension times :/ but somehow I did :D.

So this season I had/have calls from SIBMP, SCMHRD, SIIB, SIBMB, XIMB HR, IMI, TAPMI, KJ FORE, that is it.

The pune phase was altogether an amazing journey and rickety one but yes made me so so so strong.

Converted SCMHRD and am waitlisted for SIBMP which I have no hopes for to clear. So will be joining SCMHRD for now and will have my badge too :mg:

I made so many friends in this whole journey who are so close to my heart and have stood by me and seeing them saying "we are so happy for you, you deserved it" made me cry. Some of them left me but yes I cannot control that. The whole journey made me kill myself, made me proud. My parents cried with me the day I was part of the SCMHRD merit list. Sooner or later I realised, I can do it, I just need to be a lil more disciplined and strict with myself. Things will eventually fall in place, people say or "tension na le, sab sahi hoga" but yea we are humans, but obvious hota tension! J

Something in us keeps us moving, we just have to find that something and we'll succeed for sure!

PS - I know it is a long one but wanted to share with my PG family.

PPS - Ignore the grammatical errors as direct from the heart and no proof reading has been done.

PPPS - I did it (somehow) so anyone can do it! J

PPPPS - any sort of feedback is welcomed!

All the best peeps!! You'll surely shine!  

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a worth reading article !! congrats rock scmhrd!!

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@saloni1931 well deserved. Logged in after ages and all of sudden found your post on this holy thread. You've always been a champ.

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 I have 83% in CMAT any chance for getting the call

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Hello Guys!!!!! There is a lot happening around-- acknowledgement, refund policy, mail, choices,..etc and ppl r complaining that seniors r not guidin them...etc. Unfortunately two of d active seniors(Including me) on this page are also part of Placement committee. Due to hectic work we were not able to respond to ur queries properly. My sincere apologies. Lemme give answers to some general queries here:          

1. ACKNOWLEDGMENT-- If u had already paid d fee and yet to get d acknowledgement or change in status, pls don't worry. It takes some time.                   2. Refund policy-- IRMA follows AICTE norms in refund policy. So just drop a mail to admissions office and wait for a while b4 u get a response.                                            3. First come first serve mail- We ourselves have no clue on why n how this has happened. Several ppl have bcom apprehensive after this type of mail. But nothing to panic. As a participant of PRM @ IRMA I  can definitely say that this is one of d best B-Schools in the country. So pls don't go panic over this mail.                                        4. IRMA or Other B-Schools-- In the first hand comparing B-Schools is strictly prohibited on PG. But  I know this is an inevitable thing at this point of time bcoz even I was in the similar ship last year.  As far as IRMA is concerned, it is d best place for RM in the country. Also IRMA opens gates for a plethora of opportunities after ur PRM course. There r diversified profiles at offer for IRMANs besides Rural Management profiles. However there will b a lot of factors that come into play while opting for a B-School. Despite all d advices, it is d personal interest that matters d most. So act accordingly. ATB :). In case of any further queries pl feel free to revert to us.

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Kanishk @alokbmki 13

@CAVSK concerned authority is not answering the call. kindly suggest how to inform them about my withdrawl before 1st june?

Saurabh Kesari @saurabh_kesari 9

@CAVSK  bro mailed AO for refund 10 days back , still no reply . Kindly ask them when they will refund the money ? 

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Did anyone receive the refund?  If yes, how many days did the college take to pay back the money? 

  • I raised my refund request on 5th may and received the ch.... 2h.
  • Were you refunded the full amount of 3,06,500?? As the ne.... 47m.
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I raised my refund request on 5th may and received the check on 20th may


Were you refunded the full amount of 3,06,500?? As the next mail for hostel accommodation says that the hostel fees is nonrefundable! Need urgent reply