Assam Institute of Management, shortly referred to as AIM, was established in 1988 as a public institute in Guwahati. It offers 4 specializations of MBA, recently converted from the PGDM courses. Admissions to the courses are on the basis of entrance examinations, followed by Personal Interviews and Group Discussions. The admission process is both online and offline.

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Assam Institute of Management Highlights

Established | Type 1988 | Public 
Approved by All India Council of Technical Education
Affiliated to Assam Science and Technology University (ASTU)
Courses MBA
Entrance Test CAT/ CMAT/ XAT/ ATMA/ MAT
Application Mode Online/ Offline
Admission Criteria Entrance Test + Interview
Top Recruiters Jio, HDFC, Axis Bank, SBI, etc
Facilities Library, Computer Centre, Student Activities
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Assam Institute of Management Courses

The institute offers an MBA course, recently converted from the PGDM course. This includes four specializations. The course is approved by AICTE and is affiliated to ASTU. The details of the course are as mentioned below: 

Course Details
MBA Duration: 2 years
Eligibility: Bachelor’s degree in any discipline, except Fine Arts, with a minimum of 50% of aggregate marks
Specializations: Marketing, Finance, Human Resource, Operations Selection Criteria: Entrance Exam + Interview + Group Discussion
Intake: 70
Fees: INR 1.67 LPA
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Assam Institute of Management Admission

Admission to the courses is through a three-tier system: Entrance Examination Scores, Interview and Group Discussion. The scores of CAT, CMAT, ATMA, MAT, and XAT are accepted in the first step. In addition, applicants will also have to apply to AIM by filling up a separate Application Form. On the basis of the marks scored in one of the above tests and the information provided in the AIM Application Form, shortlisted candidates would be called for Group Discussion and Interview at Guwahati for final selection.

How to Apply?

  • Go to the Assam Institute of Management website. 
  • Click on the “Academics” option and then on the “Admission” button. 
  • Click on the “Click here to download Admission Form (1st Phase)” button.
  • Download the Application form to apply offline or fill in the form online. 
  • Submit the form along with the application fee of INR 1000.
  • If submitting offline, send the application form and the required documents, in addition to the demand draft, to the following address: Admission Coordinator, Assam Institute of Management, Bigyan Path (Opposite IASST), Paschim Boragaon, Guwahati – 781035.

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Assam Institute of Management Placements

The AIM alumni seem to have ready acceptance in industries. AIM alumni are posted in places like Kathmandu, Ahmedabad, Aurangabad, Hyderabad, Bangalore, Kolkata, Pune, Bhubaneswar, Delhi, Mumbai, etc. apart from being in various places in the North East. The highest package offered was INR 6.5 LPA and the average salary package offered was INR 3.8 LPA. Some of the popular recruiters include: 

AXIS Bank HDFC Bank ICICI Bank ICICI Prudential
Colgate Palmolive CavinCare Future Group IFB Industries
Kellogg’s Kent RO IndusInd Bank Kotak Bank
Pepsi CO SBI Life SafeChem Industries Bridgestone Tyres

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Assam Institute of Management Facilities

Some of the facilities provided by the institute include: 

  • Library: The institute has a well-stocked library with more than 11500 volumes and subscribing to nearly 50 journals and magazines and daily newspapers. It also maintains newspaper clippings, collection of corporate annual reports, audio/ video/ CD reference materials and publications, and reports of committees.
  • Computer Centre: The Institute has a computer center with fifty computers with printing facilities. It also has broadband Internet facilities supported by NKN for the students along with Wi-Fi facilities throughout the campus. 
  • Student Activities: The institute runs many unique programs and activities, which contribute to the overall development of the participants. These include AIM-QUEST, AIM-SPORTS, AIM-CULTURAL NIGHT, Yoga, Social Activity, Seminars, and Blood Donation Camps. 

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Assam Institute of Management Faculty

The institute has trained faculty members and they are active and regular participants in international conferences and symposia. The institute has 8 full-time faculty across functional disciplines and 16 Adjunct faculty members.

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Assam Institute of Management FAQs

Ques. How do I increase my chances of being selected?

Ans. Candidates having a uniformly good academic background are given preference. The weightage criteria for MBA admission is as follows:
Academic Background 15%
Entrance Score 50%
Group Discussion 15%
Personal Interview 15%
Work Experience 5%

Ques. Can I take a job while I am doing the course?

Ans. Participants admitted to the MBA program are not allowed to join any full-time job during the course of the program. Any student found violating this stipulation would be immediately expelled from the course. Even for part-time jobs, prior approval of the Director would be necessary.

Ques. What is the reservation quota for seats?

Ans. The reservation is as follows: 
ST (H) 5%
ST (P) 10%
SC 7%
Foreign/ NRI sponsored Applicants 3 seats

AIM also has two seats each reserved for students from Arunachal Pradesh, Manipur, Meghalaya, Mizoram, Nagaland, Tripura, and Sikkim for which nomination from respective state governments are essential.

Ques. What is the schedule for the Admission Process?

Ans. The schedule for admission is as follows: 
Last Day to submit Application Form March 12, 2020
Announcement of names for GD and PI March 13, 2020
Group Discussion and Personal Interview March 20, 2020
Result of GD and PI March 21, 2020

Ques. How do we contact the college for more details?

Ans. The mailing address of the college is Assam Institute of Management, (A Government of Assam Society), Bigyan Path, Paschim Boragaon, Near IASST, Guwahati-781035, Assam. You can also contact them at 0361-2131992 or email them at