I didn’t took any entrance exam.
Apart from having good placements records, summer internships are not too bad either. One can earn good stipend. Average package you can expect around is 8 lakhs. Top companies like Disney Entertainment, JL Morison, Raymonds, Reliance capital, Standard Chartered, Virgin mobile etc visit the campus.
The College Management supports the students and is always on the lookout to make life more interesting on campus.
After taking CAT in 2011 and getting the required cut-off for MICA, I applied for MICAT. MICAT is a combination of Aptitude & Creativity tests, which included Groups Exercises, Personal Interviews and more. I scored more than 90 percentile in CAT and did well in MICAT to get on the Day long process for admission, post which I was offered a seat in the prestigious PGDM Course. I chose the PGDM Course over other MBA offers from Bschools because MICA was the only school which had courses ranging fr...
The college is pretty good. I feel this has a potential to make a positive mark if they take in-depth specialisation in the course.
The idea is to make you develop a portfolio and not make jobs available in a platter. They sit and make you create work that will make you interesting and is up to you to convert the leads they offer you.
The college management was extremely good, ethical and process driven. There were designated office and people for each function including F&B, Administration, Student affairs, Hostel management etc. The faculty was not allowed to enter the student hostel area so students got their own space after classes. The canteens and mess had their own outsourced management which was well administered.
CAT and MICAT i had a marketing and communication background and wanted to pursue that as my career. MICA is the premier school in strategic marketing, advertising and communication it is a dream school and the best residential institute in the country. The groups discussion and interview was conducted on campus along with written test MICAT.
The first month at MICA is an orientation program where one is exposed to various cultural things and activities like a pottery workshop, a group activity with one's batchmates who are new to us. One is confused as to why we do pottery or puppet show. It
CAT. My score was 96.33. I was very clear that I want to pursue marketing. MICA is the only school which gives options to enhance one's understanding in Brand Management, Account Planning, Market Research and Media Management.