Institute of Management (IMT), one of the premier business schools of India, is an autonomous not-for-profit institution. IMT has four major campuses – Ghaziabad, Nagpur, Hyderabad and Dubai. The course of PGDM DCP is offered only at the Dubai campus.
The Institute of Management (IMT) is accredited by the AACSB and offers Postgraduate Diploma Courses in management. The most sought after courses offered by the institute include PGDM (Full time), PGDM (Part Time), PGDM (Executive) and PGDM (Dual Country Program).
|Name of the University/Institute||Institute of Management (IMT)|
|Basic Admission Criteria||Merit Basis/ Entrance exam (CAT/GMAT/CMAT scores) / Interview Marks|
|Name of the Entrance||CAT/GMAT/CMAT|
|Entrance Mode||Online Mode|
The admission for PGDM program begins in September which completes in two phases by February. The admission calendar of PGDM is given below:
|Event||Start Date||End Date|
|Admission Notification (For all campuses)||-|
|Phase 1 Online Application||-||-|
|Phase 2 Online Application||January 5th, 2019||January 28th, 2019 for CAT/GMAT/CMAT scores February 5th, 2019 for XAT scores.|
|Counselling Session 1||January end, 2019|
|Candidates shortlisting for CT-GE-PI round||February First Week, 2019|
|Selection Process||February, 2019|
|Results||Mid March, 2019|
|Counselling Session 2||End of March, 2019|
|PGDM – Executive||Online Application||April 10, 2019|
|Last Date to apply||May 31, 2019|
|Selection interview and result announcement||June, 2019|
|Commencement of Classes||First week of October, 2019|
|Availability of online application||May 15th, 2019|
|Closing of online application||July 31st, 2019|
|Beginning of admission process||August 6th, 2019|
|Commencement of classes||September 9th, 2019|
Post Graduate Diploma in Management (PGDM) is a two year program accredited by AICTE and equivalent to an MBA. The course comprises of PGDM (Full Time), PGDM (Marketing) and PGDM (Finance). The course is available in all the campuses of IMT, however, the eligibility differs from campus to campus.
Candidates for all IMT PGDM programs must have Bachelor’s degree or equivalent with at least 50% in any discipline. Candidates appearing in the final-year of qualifying exam can also apply, provided they have to compulsorily submit their degree certificates latest by September 30. The eligibility for each campus is as given in the table below:
|Course||IMT – Ghaziabad||IMT – Hyderabad & Nagpur||IMT – Dubai|
|PGDM||CAT-2016 or XAT or have taken/taking the GMAT||CAT-2016 or XAT or have taken/taking the GMAT (1st January 2013 – 31 March) or CMAT test taken on January 28 or January 29.||CGPA of 3.0 and above on a 4.0 scale or a 50%+ overall average in bachelor’s degree. Candidates have to take English Proficiency Test such as TOEFL (550 – paper based, 80 – internet based) or IELTS – 6.0.|
Note: The scores of CMAT are applicable for IMT – Hyderabad and Nagpur campuses. The final selection of candidates is based on the overall academic qualification and performance in Critical Thinking, Group Exercise and Personal Interview (CT-GE-PI).
Post Graduate Diploma in Management – Executive is a fifteen month AICTE approved full time course. Eligible candidates have to register online for application form and follow the admission procedure. The admission for the session had begun and the institute isinviting applications.
Bachelor’s degree of three years or equivalent in any discipline with minimum 50% aggregate and test scores of CAT / XAT 2014 to or GMAT. Candidates should have around 5 years work experience by June 30.
Candidates have to fill the online form and provide details of academic qualifications, ID proof, work experience and test(s) scores. For PGDM – Executive the test scores of CAT, XAT or GMAT will be considered. It is important for candidates to provide their registration number in the application form. The institute will then conduct interviews of the short listed candidates for final selection.
Post Graduate Diploma in Management (Part Time) was introduced in 1981. It is a three year part time course accredited by AICTE. Students enrolled can extend the program duration up to five years in the case of family or work commitments.
Candidates in possession of bachelor’s degree in any discipline with 2 years of work experience are eligible to apply. In case of postgraduate candidates, 1-year work experience is required.
The program is available at the IMT, Ghaziabad campus only.
In order to apply for the course, candidates have to fill in the online application of Rs. 2000/-. The candidates have to write an essay on an economic or business situation and thereafter appear for a personal interview.
The mode of applying is online where candidates are requested to check the application requirements first and eligibility criteria before applying for any course. After submitting the completed form online an application fee of Rs. 2000/- has to be paid via debit card/credit card/net banking or Demand Draft drawn in favour of ‘Institute of Management Technology’, payable at Ghaziabad or Delhi. There is a common application form for all the campuses with the option of mentioning two campus choices. The important documents required while filling online application includes:
*The article might have information for the previous academic years, which will be updated soon subject to the notification issued by the University/College
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