ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846
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Distinction and Discrimination in the IIMs

Cumulative Grade Point System

This critical analysis of cumulative grade point average system in the Indian Institutes of Management points out that there are three major sets of issues which the CGPA fails to address so far in India: additivity, temporal (and spatial) comparisons and heterogeneity. It argues that CGPA is unable to deal with burning issues such as discrimination, caste politics and unemployment.

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