IIM Indore has announced the commencement of admissions to its Executive Fellow Programme in Management (EFPM). The EFPM is a doctoral level course that finally culminates in a Ph.D. in Management when the candidates meet all the necessary requirements. The last date of the application process for taking admission to IIM Indore is February 17, 2021. Admissions to this course will be done on the basis of CAT/GMAT/GATE/GRE/RAT followed by PI. A Minimum of 90 percentile in CAT is needed to clear the cutoff. Research Aptitude Test (RAT) will test candidates on quantitative ability, verbal ability, and research aptitude.
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|Commencement of Admission||December 14, 2020|
|Last date||February 17, 2021|
|RAT exam date||March 14, 2021|
|CAT 2020 result||January 2, 2021|
|Program Registration||May 2021|
|Commencement of classes||May 2021|
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The academic requirements needed for admission are mentioned below:
The Candidate must have appeared and qualified a standard test score, from any one of the acceptance tests as per the standard set by the institution for the area(s) of specialization they are applying to, as shown in the following table:
|Area of specialization||Acceptable Test|
|Finance and accounting||CAT/GMAT/JRF/RAT|
|Operations management and quantitative techniques||CAT/GMAT/GRE/GATE/JRF/RAT|
|Organizational Behaviour and human resource management||CAT/GMAT/GRE/JRF/RAT|
The candidates must submit the online application form with all mandatory attachments as per the requirement of the institution.
The mailing address and email id provided by the candidate shall be considered for all correspondence by the Institute.
While filling the Online application form, a scanned copy of the documents must be uploaded wherever it has been asked for.
The applicant must provide the correct and valid email id and mobile number
Giving false information will affect your candidature negatively, if you are admitted to the program on the basis of false information furnished by you, it will lead to your expulsion from the institute.
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|Year 1||Year 2||Year 2|
|Strategy||Doctoral Academic writing 1||Doctoral dissertation research|
|Marketing||Doctoral Academic writing 2||-|
|Organizational Behaviour||Teaching methodologies||-|
|Accounting||Doctoral dissertation research||-|
|Research methodology courses||-||-|
|Philosophy of science||-||-|
|Qualitative research and Survey methods||-||-|
|Introductory research project||-||-|
Some of the top companies hiring successful EFPM scholars include
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Ques. What are the benefits of pursuing EFPM from IIM Indore?
Ans. The program seeks to deepen the understanding of business theory and its application to address the modern challenges of today’s dynamic business environment. Also, it is pursued as a means of moving into a career in higher education or to increase the expertise of candidates for a career in business research and consulting.
Ques. What are the career options after pursuing EFPM from IIM Indore?
Ans. There are various career options for the candidates after pursuing this course, like:
Ques. What is the difference between the EFPM program and the FPM program?
Ans. Executive FPM is for those business professionals who want to enhance their knowledge and have the zeal to make a significant contribution to their specific area of business while continuing to work full-time while FPM is a full-time research-oriented program designed to prepare graduates for a career in academic teaching and research.
Ques. Is EFPM equivalent to Ph.D.?
Ans. Yes, the doctorate programs are offered under Fellowship Programmes in Management (FPM), which are treated as equivalent to Ph.D.
Ques. Does a candidate need to pay the complete fee at once?
Ans. No, payment of fees is to be done in installments. The total fee for the course is Rs. 9,80,000/-(Rs. Nine Lakh Eighty Thousand only) which is to be paid during the time of admission.
For FPM students there are no placement organized by IIM. However, It is a very reputed course and students can join a faculty position in any college in India or abroad after the completion of the course. Good research publications are required for getting a faculty position in a reputed business s"read More
IIM Indore offers a part- time PGPMX program for working executives and Entrepreneurs. It is a two-year alternate weekend Post Graduate Programme in management for working Executives. The admission will be given to the candidates on the basis of their performance in IIM Indore Aptitude Test for admission to PGPMX and Personal Interview. The PGPMX Sample paper is linked for your reference: PGPMX Sample Paper. The syllabus and topics covered in the exam for a better preparation are given below: PGPMX Syllabus 2021.
Hi, Arushi. Most of the courses offered by IIM Indore are on-campus courses. However, due to the pandemic situation and lockdowns, authorities have decided to conduct classes in hybrid mode, that is, both offline and online. Proper social distancing in offline classes is being maintained. Students may choose to attend either of the two modes of classes.
No, there no management quota.Admissions are purely based on merit of marks candidate scored in entrance test and interview.
If you want to check out more details related to admission please check it here: IIM Indore Admission
Placements are very good in IIM Indore as it creates a pool of opportunities for the deserving candidates. As per 2021 placement stats the average salary of top 100 students was INR 33 Lacs per annum. You can check the placement stats and get more details on link: IIM Indore Placements
You are eligible to apply for admission in FPM program of IIM Indore if you have Master’s degree with 60% aggregate marks or equivalent from recognized university. The selection to this course is done on the basis of standardized test scores and Personal Interview (PI).
After submitting the registration details online, you need to constantly check the official webiste of the college for merit lest of selected candidates. If your name appears in the list, then you need to attend counselling rounds of WAT-PI for final selection.
After attending the interview, a final list of selected students will also be updated on the website. For more details visit IIM Indore admissions 2021.
The selection of candidates to the program of IIM will be conducted on the basis of the GMAT score and interview.
for more detail for interview selection:- Here
Owing to the pandemic situation, the regular classes were suspended for the time being at IIM Indore. Whenever the situation regulates, normal classes will resume and the same will be informed via notification on the official website. Also, there are courses at IIM Indore that otherwise also are conducted in online mode. Find more details at IIM Indore admissions 2021.
No, although the campus provides accomodation or hostel facilitie sfor both boys and girls but the fee is not included in the admission fee. The hostel fee can be paid in installments.
Hostel fees for 2020-21 was INR 120000 and mess fee was INR 45000, which can be paid in 2 installments. Find more details at IIM Indore hostel.
Some scholarships provided by IIM-INDORE are as follows:
• Need-based Financial Assistance (NBFA)
• Central Sector Scholarship for SC/ST Students
• Minority Welfare Scholarship (Merit-cum-Means)
• OPJEMS Scholarship
• Aditya Birla scholarship
Post Graduate Program in Management or PGP program, which is the flagship course at IIM indore includes both core subjects and electives. There are many elective subjects under different areas as follows:
The Fellow Programme in Management or FPM is a full time residential doctoral program of 4 years and IIM Indore conduct their own entrance exam for FPM aspirants. For more details visit:- IIM INDORE ADMISSION DETAILS
Yes, you can as IIM Indore has launched certificate programmes for graduate and post-graduate candidates. These programmes will be provided online with the help of appropriate technology platform.
IIM conducts different courses at PG and doctoral level and syllabus for every course is different. Post Graduate Program or PGP is the flagship course here that includes both core subjects and elective subjects. Total 70 core courses are available along with around 19 skill development courses and different elective subjects to choose from. You will get detailed syllabus from the official website of the college.
Like most of the colleges, regular classes were suspended owing to pandemic crisis and the updates regarding further classes will be notified on the official website via a notification. There are otherwise online classes that are conducted at IIM Indore along with part time programs like FDP or Faculty Development Program.
The Fellow Programme in Management or FPM is a full time residential doctoral program of 4 years and IIM Indore conduct their own entrance exam for FPM aspirants. Visit the official website of the Entrance Exam to apply for the examination.
The eligibility criteria for FPM program of IIM is master’s degree most preferably MBA or any other equivalent master’s degree with minimum 55% marks. The admission to the FPM Course is based on the entrance exam score followed by a group discussion and interview round.
Please specify the course you are looking for as IIM Indore conducts multiple PG and doctoral level courses for eligible students. Programs like FDP or Faculty Development program are conducted in part time mode while flagship course of PGP or Post Graduate Program is conducted as regular on campus course.