GITAM Institute of Management (GIM) is ranked 33 by Outlook and 37th by The Week. It is ranked at 33 by Business Today. GIM offers various graduate, post-graduate and doctoral academic programs. The institute is located in a hundred acre lush green campus in Visakhapatnam.
National: GMAT/ CAT/ XAT/ MAT/ UGAT/ CSIR NET/ GPAT
Institute: GIM Online Test/ GURCET
GIM offers UG, PG and Ph.D courses in the discipline of Management, Commerce, Accounting, Economics, etc. Tabulated below are the details for same:
|MBA||Group Discussion (or) Personal Interview||2 years|
|MBA (Twinning)||1 year at GIM 2nd year at Twinning, USA|
|BBA(Business Analytics)||-||3 years|
|B.Com. (Hons.)with ACCA|
|BBA (Management Accounting) with CIMA|
Check:GIM Courses and Fees
Step 1: Visit the official website and fill-out hardcopy application form.
Step 2: Submit the duly filled application form by courier. Pay the application fee via online, DD or Challan.
Step 3: Attend GOT examination (exempted for those having NATA score).
Step 4: Selection Letter will be sent through email within one week from the date of GD and PI.
Step 5: Upon receipt of the selection letter, the candidate has to pay INR 40,000 (first installment) within seven days from the date of the Selection letter.
Candidates will be selected on the basis of the following exams followed by Group Discussion and Personal Interview:
|Course||Entrance Test||Read more|
|BBA + MBA|
|GIM Online Test||-|
|CSIR NET||Click here|
GIM has a training and placement cell for providing guidance to students for on-campus placement facility. The institute conducts various training programs such as pre-placement talks, industry interface, group discussions, mock interviews, internship program, etc. Placement highlights of GIM is listed below:
|Highest Package||INR 9 LPA|
|Average Package||INR 5.2 LPA|
|Total No. of Companies||31|
|No. of students eligible for placements||165|
|No. of students placed out||134|
|Students placed out of eligible students||81%|
Top recruiters of GIM: ITC Ltd., Nestle (I) Ltd., Walmart, Flipkart, TVS Motors, Oyo Rooms, HDFC Bank, HDFC Ltd., ICICI Bank, ICICI Securities, Naukri.com, Muthoot Fincorp, Invesco, Swiggy, Ramco Cements, Bajaj General Insurance, SBI Card, Bandhan Bank, Future Supply Chain Solutions, etc.
A brief about the faculty members of GIM is listed below:
Prof. C. Appa Rao
Dr. V. Gowri Lakshmi
Ms. U. Bhavani Sharada
Ms. K. Kusuma
Dr. I Bangaru Raju
GITAM Institute of Management was established in the year 1988. The institute is recognized by the University Grants Commission (UGC) and is accredited with A+ grade by National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC). GIM is home to innovate, inspire, and empower. It has been nurturing leaders for the past 30 years.
The institute is a constituent unit of GITAM (Deemed to be University) and has dedicated itself to the cause of quality higher education in management. It has been successfully shaping the careers of young minds for nearly 3 decades and has emerged with laurels at the forefront of professional management education and research.
Ques. Does GIM offer any twinning program?
Ans. Yes, GIM has a collaborative arrangement with Central Michigan University (CMU), USA students to study one year in the USA to get an MBA degree from CMU.
Ques. Does a candidate has to come all the way to Visakhapatnam to attend GD/ PI in GMI?
Ans. No, the Group Discussions as well as Personal Interviews would be held at a number of cities across India. But candidates have to apply early to make use of this. The exact dates and venues would be advised at the appropriate time to all the candidates.
Ques. Does GIM have separate admission process for students from abroad?
Ans. Candidates of Indian Origin (NRI) need to go-through the same process by submitting application with all documents. However candidates of foreign origin need to approach Chairperson- Admissions by sending mail to firstname.lastname@example.org well in advance.
Ques. How GIM BBA or MBA (integrated) are different from other BBMs, BBAs or B.Com?
Ans. GIM is the first institute to offer BBM in the state. Since 1988, over 2000 students were graduated and successfully placed in career across the world. The present curriculum is updated and will prepare the students for higher education, professional certifications (CA, CS, ICWA etc), Entrepreneurship or Jobs.
Ques. Is it true that GIM has a very high cut-off score in CAT/ XAT/ MAT/ GMAT?
Ans. It is true that the cut-offs were high in the past when the intake was low at 120 for MBA. However, as the institute has increased their intake to about 240, GIM would be short-listing more candidates for the admissions. Hence the cut-offs would obviously come down considerably. For more information, click here
Ques. Does GIM offer any financial assistance or scholarship?
Ans. Merit cum Means scholarships are available for economically poor students after admission.