Couple of day’s ago we have written about IIM Indore’s new course, an integrated PG Course for students at +2 / higher secondary level or equivalent.
However we haven’t written much about the process of admission & important dates, we will elaborate the same here in this post.
The course has it’s official name as ‘Five Year Integrated Postgraduate Programme in Management (IPGP)’ . The classes are scheduled to begin in October 2011.
Eligibility criteria for 5 Year Integrated PGP
|General and NC-OBC Category||SC, ST and PWD/DA Category|
|60% Aggregate marks in Secondary/ X Std/ Equivalent and 60% Aggregate marks in Higher Secondary / XII Std / + 2 / Equivalent(OR)SAT –1 overall score of 1600 out of 2400||55% Aggregate marks in Secondary / X Std / Equivalent and 55% Aggregate marks in Higher Secondary / XII Std /+2 level/ Equivalent(OR)SAT –1 overall score of 1475 out of 2400|
Note : SAT- 1 scores obtained during January 1, 2010- August 30, 2011 is only valid
Candidates appearing for XII/ Higher Secondary or equivalent qualifying examination, those who have completed final examination requirements and are awaiting results can also apply. However, the candidates who are appearing for XII/ Higher Secondary or equivalent examination should have a minimum of 60% aggregate marks or equivalent grades up to pre-final year in case of general and NC-OBC category and 55% in case of SC, ST and PWD/DA category.
Candidate should have completed 17 years and should not be more than 19 years old by June 30, 2011.
Government of India reservation norms would be followed while admitting the candidates.
The selection process will consist of two-stages. Eligible candidates will be called for Aptitude Test (AT) and Personal Interview (PI) based on their academic performance in Secondary or equivalent, Higher Secondary or equivalent, scholastic achievements and performance in SAT-1.
Candidates with no valid SAT-I scores are also eligible to apply if they satisfy the minimum requirements.
Final selection to the five year integrated PGP would be based on criteria, such as the candidate’s academic performance at Secondary and Higher Secondary or equivalent, scholastic achievements, performance in SAT –1 and performance in AT and PI.
AT and PI for shortlisted candidates will be conducted at Chennai, Bangalore, Delhi, Mumbai, Kolkata, Hyderabad and Indore during September 27-29, 2011.
Note: IIM Indore reserves the right to change the criteria at its discretion.
Aptitude Test & Personal Interview
The aptitude test and personal interview would be held in various centres including Bangalore, Chennai, Delhi, Hyderabad, Indore, Kolkata and Mumbai.
IIM Indore is planning to invite roughly seven times (approximately 850 candidates) of the batch size for aptitude test and personal interview.
Candidates can use the option of exiting the system with a degree equivalent to BBA programme of 3 years. Others who desire to continue would receive an MBA equivalent after 5 years. [The three years degree option has been ruled out by the HRD, it is a must for all students to take part in the five year's course.]
Fee for the programme for the first 3 years would be Rs.300,000 per annum and for next two years would be Rs.500,000 per annum. This fee is for tuition and does not include boarding and lodging. The participants should meet any international component expenses, as a part of the programme. The participants would, also meet expenses related to the field visit if any.
Hostel & Accommodation
Accommodation would be organized on the campus on a twin-sharing basis for the first 3 years. Single room accommodation would be made available for the 4th and 5th year of the programme on campus.
Term / Course
This academic programme would consist of 15 terms. Each term is for 3 months. Detailed programme design and academic curriculum will be made available by August 2011.
The broad design of the programme would include management education in social sciences setting. Accordingly, 40% of the programme would focus on subjects related to the following:
Mathematics, Statistics, Logic and Computer Science
Introduction to Literature and Political Science
Civilization in History (both national and international)
Exposure to biological sciences
Exposure to languages (one foreign language and one Indian language) – Ordinary language and exposure to Indore by field visit.
Soft skills: Leadership development, personality development, team work and communication both written and oral
Second module would consist of all functional areas of management like
Accounting, Finance, Organizational Behavior, Decision Science, Operations and Services Management, Marketing, Economics, Information Technology, Communication, Legal Aspects of Business, Ethics, Corporate Governance, Corporate Social Responsibility, Business Strategy and International Business. This would account for 50% of the course design.
The remaining 10% of the programme would focus on international exposure and internship in various social organizations in India.
|Last date for receipt of application at IIM Indore||September 6, 2011|
|Announcement of Aptitude Test (AT) and PI shortlist||September 13, 2011|
|Conduct of Aptitude Test and Personal Interview||September 27-29, 2011|
|Announcement of Provisional Admission offers||October 7, 2011|
|Intimation of selection to candidates||October 8, 2011|
|Last date for acceptance of Admission offer and payment of commitment fee||October 22, 2011|
|Payment of tuition fee and commencement of Programme||October 31, 2011|
How to Apply
Candidates seeking admission to the five year Integrated PGP of IIM Indore have to submit their application so as to reach IIM Indore on or before September 6, 2011 along with a non-refundable application fee of Rs. 1000 (Rupees one thousand only) (Rs 500 in case of SC and ST). Application fee is payable by DD or through RTGS/NEFT to IIM Indore as per the details given in section A (below).
|Section A: Details for Remittance to IIM Indore||Contact Address for General queries|
|Name of Beneficiary||Indian Institute of Management Indore||Admissions OfficeIndian Institute of Management IndorePrabandh Shikhar, Rau – Pithampur Road, Indore 453331 (M.P.)Tele fax: 0731- 2439686, 2439800Email: firstname.lastname@example.org orVisit website at: www.iimidr.ac.in|
|Type of Account||Savings Account|
|Name of Bank||State Bank of India|
|Branch Address||IIM Indore|