Indian Institute of Management Calcutta (IIMC) invites applications from eligible candidates for admission to one year full time Post Graduate Programmes for Executives for Visionary Leadership in Manufacturing (PGPEX - VLM) Program for the academic year 2016-17. The batch size for 2016‐17 session will be 40.
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Important Dates for PGPEX-VLM admission
Last date of submission of Application Form
November 30, 2015
Announcement of Short listed candidates for test & Interview
December 7, 2015
Aptitude test and Interview at IIM Calcutta
December 20, 2015
Announcement of Final list of selected candidates and waiting list candidates.
December 20, 2015
Last date of submitting acceptance of offer with deposit
January 15, 2016
Activation of waiting list , if required
January 18, 2016
Last date of acceptance of offer with deposit
February 15, 2016
Registration for Admission from 10:00 a.m. at IIM Calcutta
April 1, 2016
Commencement of Academic Session
April 4, 2016
PGPEX-VLM Program, one-year full time residential program has a built in manufacturing focus that helps to appreciate an industry's metamorphosis in competitive times. The course is being conducted jointly by 3 premier institutes of India viz. IIM Calcutta, IIT Kanpur & IIT Madras.Get the fee structure of PGPEX-VLM programme
Eligibility criteria for PGPEX-VLM Programme
Educational Qualification: The candidate should have passed a first‐class graduate degree in engineering field with First Division/First Class Marks from SLC/Madhyamik.
- For Self sponsored candidates (not in service): - Minimum 4½ to maximum 10 (ten) years of work experience in manufacturing, engineering and related sector; holding responsibilities in production planning and control, research, design and development, quality control, plant engineering, maintenance, supply chain, construction etc.
- Sponsored candidates need to have minimum 4½ (four and half) years work experience only
- Candidates on study leave also need to have minimum 4½ years work experience only.
How to apply for admission of PGPEX-VLM 2016?
The aspiring candidates can apply both online and offline mode for admission of PGPEX-VLM before November 30, 2015. They can apply for PGPEX-VLM with the help of following steps:
Through Online Mode:
Step 1: Visit website of IIM Calcutta and Click on "Apply Online" button
Step 2: Fill required details for registration then click on "Submit" button
Step 3: After Click, application form window will be open
Step 4: Fill all details and make payment
Step 5: After complete all above process, Click on "Submit" button
Through Offline Mode:
Step 1: Visit official website of IIM Calcutta
Step 2: Click on “Application Form-PDF” button
Step 3: Fill all required details in application form
Step 4: Send filled Application Form with declaration etc. and a demand draft of Application Processing Fee of Rs.2,500/-drawn in favour of Indian Institute of Management Calcutta and payable in Kolkata should reach by November 30, 2015 by Registered Post / Speed Post to:
PGPEX VLM Office,
Indian Institute of Management Calcutta,
Joka, Diamond Harbour Road,
Kolkata – 700104
Selection Procedure for PGPEX‐VLM
Selection of candidates will be made on the basis of his/her academic background, which has to be consistently first division/first class from school (SLC/Madhyamik) Board Exam level to graduation level, relevant work experience, employer’s recommendations, performance in the Aptitude Test and Personal Interview to be conducted jointly by IIMC, IITK and IITM.
About Aptitude Test taken by IIM Salcutta
All candidates short‐listed on the basis of Application Form will have to appear in the Aptitude Test. The tentative date of the Aptitude Test is Sunday, December 20, 2015, the test would be conducted from 10:00 am. Short listed candidates after the Aptitude Test would have to appear for a Personnel Interview on the same date at IIM Calcutta. The venue of the Aptitude Test will be at Indian Institute of Management, Kolkata.
Structure of the Aptitude Test
The duration of the Aptitude Test is 2 hours. The test comprises three parts. Part I consists of analytical ability, Part II verbal abilities and Part III engineering aptitude. There will be 25% negative marking in the Aptitude Test.
Address:PGPEX VLM Office, Indian Institute of Management Calcutta,
Joka, Diamond Harbour Road, Kolkata – 700104
Email: firstname.lastname@example.orgLast Updated - 07 Nov 2015