IIM Ranchi was the ninth institution among the IIM group to be set up in Ranchi, Jharkhand in December 2009. Running into the 11th academic year, IIM Ranchi has moved up 12 places in NIRF ranking. It has been ranked #20 for the year 2020.
Set up under the Societies Registration Act, 1860, IIM Ranchi has been declared with the stature of ‘Institute of National Importance’.
It offers admission to its flagship PG and PGP-HRM program along with PGEXP, Ph.D, Exec-Ph.D, CGPM and invited Ph.D scholars for Post- Doctoral Fellowship Program.
All admissions are based on entrance accepting either CAT / GRE / GMAT /GATE / NET / JRF. Followed by either PI / WAT or work experience or profile.
|Established | Type||2009 | Public|
|Status||Institute of National Importance|
|Gender Ratio 2019-20 Admission||Females: 35%; Males: 65%|
|Admission Criteria||Based on entrance|
|CAT Cutoff 2020||95 and above|
|Total Research Publications||63 (till 2019)|
|Total Teaching Staff||70 members|
|Application Fee||INR 2000 per course|
|Facilities Offered||Recreational Clubs, Library, IT, Placement Cell, Hostels|
Apart from the flagship program - PGP, there are 6 other courses offered. The following courses are offered for admission to IIM Ranchi, details are:
|Course Name||Details||Selection Basis|
|PGP / PGP-HRM||Duration: 2 years Eligibility: Passed bachelor’s degree.||CAT + WAT / PI + Profile|
|PGEXP||Duration: 18 months Eligibility: Professional degree holders.||Work Exp + Written Test + PI|
|Ph.D / Exec-Ph.D||Duration: 4 years Eligibility: Master’s / bachelor’s / professional degree.||CAT / GRE / GMAT / GATE / NET / JRF + PI|
|Post-Doctoral Fellowship||Duration: 2 years Eligibility: Ph.D holders.||Presentation on Research + PI|
|CPGM||Duration: 15 months Eligibility: Passed bachelor’s degree.||SOP / Application / Academic Qualifications / Assigned Profile|
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Admission is entrance and merit based at IIM Ranchi. Followed by PI or written test. There is a validity period for all entrance tests. There are mostly three Admission Stages
Steps to apply online
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The cut offs for admission to IIMs depend upon CAT score majorly. The table below throws light upon the cut offs for previous admission session:
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With 100% placement for the flagship program PGP and PGP-HRM, there was a 5% surge in the packages offered. The placement statistics for 2018-20 batch is as follows:
|IIM Ranchi Placement Statistics 2018-20||Statistics and Figures (in INR)|
|Total Students Recruited||181|
|Total Companies Participated||94|
|Average CTC||INR 15.11 LPA|
|Top 10% CTC||INR 19.5 LPA|
|Highest International CTC||INR 59.36 LPA|
|Highest Domestic CTC||INR 22.37 LPA|
|Median CTC||INR 14.82 LPA|
Some of the top recruiters included: Capgemini, IBM, Mindtree, Infosys, Value Labs, Amazon, Cummins, L&T, Reliance, Tata Steel, Accenture, ICICI Bank, JPMC, Muthoot, Fincorp, Ujjivan Small Finance Bank. YES Bank, etc.
The below Graph represents the sector-wise distribution of Students in various roles in an organization.
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The academic block consists of six aesthetically designed classrooms equipped with all the required modern facilities.
The housing facility consists of separate blocks for girls and boys. There is a mix of three bedrooms and four-bedroom shared flats that are fully furnished, serviced and are installed with five-star facilities.
Currently the library has a collection of 3,356 books, 22 print periodicals, 372 CD/DVD’s, 36 e-resources (databases), 17,000 + e-journals, 43,00,000 + e-books, and 17,00,000 + e-dissertations and theses.
Every computer in the computer lab has Windows 7 and is equipped with antivirus as well as a laser printer and scanner. The network backbone is designed with Single-Mode Fibre Optics cable and the internal network is equipped with Cisco 3750 Core Switch and Cisco 2960 Access Switches. There are 40 computers in each lab.
The academic block is internally connected through Wi-Fi as well as wired LAN (10 Mbps 1:1 internet bandwidth provided by RailTel) to support round the clock access to the resources on the network.
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The well qualified faculty at IIM Ranchi has both regular and visiting faculty members. They are mostly pass outs from top B-Schools or or renowned universities. The staff members statistics is given below:
Also there are more than 30+ members who indirectly help through the navigation and education of students. They are mostly in the administrative block.
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Ques. Does IIM Ranchi have a permanent campus?
Ans. No, IIM Ranchi has presently no permanent campus. Currently, it is imparting education through a temporary campus. However, its proposed campus has been allotted more than 100 acres of Land.
Ques. Can work experience be replacement of GRE/GMAT Score?
Ans. No, GRE/GMAT Score cannot be a replacement of work experience.
Ques. I am in a tech field with package of more than 10LPA. Should I study at IIM Ranchi?
Ans. According to one of the student of IIM Ranchi, ansewered originally on quora, you should not consider studying into IIMs unless you have pathetic life in Tech field and you are not happy with it. In his words, “Do not join any new IIMs unless you want to change your domain. Frankly, there is less chance even if you join a new IIM since the companies are still skeptically about these new marketing hubs.”
Ques. Which is better IIM Ranchi or MDI Gurgoan?
Ans. If you look into placement statistics, MDI is far more better than IIM Ranchi. But General public knows IIM word better than any other, but the people who've been recruiting know the reality. If you are interested in getting the feel good factor of being into an IIM for that reason, you can go ahead with it. There's absolutely nothing wrong in it. Totally depends on your priorities and preferences.
Ans. There is no specific predefined cutoff for PGDHRM at IIM Ranchi. On the basis of individualized admission policies, every IIM declares their own cutoff each year. The section-wise cutoff for CAT 2019 at IIM Ranchi is given below in the table. Category Verbal and Reading Comprehension Data Interpretation and Logical Reasoning Quantitative Aptitude Total Percentile General 80 80 80 90 NC-OBC 60 60 60 78 ST 60 60 60 75 SC 50 50 50 65 DAP 50 50 50 65 Selection for Post Graduate Diploma in Human Resource Management at IIM Ranchi is based on the performance of the students in CAT, Personal Interview & Written Ability Test (PI & WAT), and also on their profile. The WAT and PI are conducted by the institute. For the initial shortlisting of WAT/ PI, 70% weightage is given to the CAT score, 15% weightage was given to the discipline at the Bachelor’s Level, and 15% weightage was given to the Work Experience Post the WAT-PI, for the final selection of the candidates the institute considers other factors like past academic records( 10th, 12th & Graduation), work experience, category, diversity(academics and gender), extra-curricular, and of course CAT and WAT-PI scores. To get a clear idea visit the IIM Ranchi official website.Read more
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