Postgraduate Diploma in Management (PGDM) Admission 2018
International Management Institute (IMI) Bhubaneswar has invited application for admission to Post Graduate Diploma in Management (PGDM) course 2018 session.
Duration: IMI follows the trimester system with the academic calendar beginning in June 2018 and each trimester being of 11-12 weeks duration
At the end of the first 3 trimesters of the program, all students are required to undergo compulsory summer internship for 8-10 weeks in industry
Last date to complete online application submission by midnight of 30th June 2017.
PGDM Eligibility 2018
To be eligible for admission to the PGDM Program, the participants must possess a Bachelors degree or equivalent, with a minimum of 50 percent aggregate marks or equivalent in any discipline, recognized by the Association of Indian Universities for admission to post-graduate programs.
The bachelor’s degree or equivalent qualification obtained by the Applicant must entail a minimum of three years education after completing higher secondary schooling under the 10+2 system or equivalent.
Applicants appearing in the final year of their bachelor’s degree or equivalent are also eligible, provided they furnish the proof of having met the minimum eligibility criteria by 28th September 2017.
Applicants who are unable to comply with this requirement may be asked to withdraw from the program.
It is desired that Applicants complete all academic requirements before joining the program to enable them to keep pace with the rigor and internal assessment schedule of the program.
Participants for the PGDM program may be from any discipline such as Engineering, Humanities, Commerce, Economics Medicine or any other branch of education. Fresh graduates, as well as Applicants with relevant work experience, are welcome to apply.
- IMI Admission Bulletin can be downloaded from our website www.imibh.edu.in
- Application form is available at the link http://admission.imi.edu and must be submitted online
- IMI does not accept admission applications offline
- Applicant should complete the online application form and submit the same along with the admission application fee which is non-refundable
The admission application fee is as follows:
i) An applicant desirous of applying only to the PGDM programme at Bhubaneswar will be required to pay a fee of Rs.300/-
ii) An applicant desirous of applying to IMI Delhi and/or multiple programmes in any of the three campuses of IMI will be required to pay a common application fee of Rs.2000/-
(For Example A Applicant wishing to apply to the PGDM programs at IMI Bhubaneswar only will be required to pay Rs.300/-)
However, an Applicant applying to the PGDM programme at IMI Delhi will be required to pay Rs.2000/-
An applicant applying to PGDM programmes at IMI Bhubaneswar, IMI Delhi and PGDHRM programme (or any other programme at any of the IMI campuses) will also be required to pay Rs.2000/-
The admission fee can be paid through Credit Card/ Debit Card/Bank transfer through the designated payment gateway
No receipts are to be sent to IM I’s Admission Office in such a case
Payment can also be made by Demand Draft (DD), drawn in favor of International Management Institute, payable at New Delhi for all campuses, giving the IMI Application Form number, programme and campus reference on the reverse of the Demand Draft
In the absence of the above information the application will be treated as incomplete and liable to be rejected
All payments by Demand Draft (DD) are to be sent to IMI, Delhi, irrespective of the Campus applied to Applications complete in all respects, including application fee, should be submitted online by midnight of June 2018.
Incomplete forms are liable to be summarily rejected
CAT/XAT – Admission to the program is through the Common Admission Test (CAT) conducted by the Indian. Institute of Management at different centers all over the country and Xavier Aptitude Test (XAT) conducted by XLRI.
IMI will obtain the test scores from the IIM for those Applicants who have appeared in the CAT Examination and have also applied to IMI for the PGDM program
IIM’s have no role either in the selection process or in the conduct of the program
GMAT – Foreign students, PIO and NRI sponsored Applicants are also eligible and are required to take the Graduate Management Aptitude Test (GMAT) at a test centre outside India, taken not earlier than December 2015 and not later than December 2017, and submit such scores while applying to IMI
Applicants will be required to furnish their GMAT scores while applying and provide an attested copy of the GMAT score sheet to the Admission Office for verification
GMAT scores without the above document will not be accepted and the application may be summarily rejected
PGDM Selection Process
- Applicants who have appeared for the CAT 2017 examination or furnished valid GMAT score and have applied to IMI Bhubaneswar will be shortlisted on the basis of information provided in the application form, CAT / XAT (sectional and overall) or GMAT score, educational background, marks in 10th, 12th, graduation and work experience
- Only short listed Applicants will be called for the final stage of the selection process
- Applicants must note that mere fulfillment of minimum eligibility criteria may not ensure consideration for shortlisting by IMI Bhubaneswar
- IMI Bhubaneswar will not entertain any correspondence on this subject and decisions of the IMI Bhubaneswar Admissions Committee will be final in all matters.
Last date for online submission of application form: January 28th 2018
Display of shortlisting for Interview process*: Tentatively 1st week of February 2018
Interview Bhubaneswar*: Tentatively in the month of February 2018
Commencement of Program*: 2nd or 3rd week of June 2018
*Exact dates will be communicated later