Indian Institute of Management, Bodh Gaya is among the six new Indian Institutes of Management (IIMs) set up by the Government of India in 2015. It offers a post-graduate and doctoral program in the field of management. Admission to these courses is done on the basis of the national level entrance exam namely CAT. With an intake of 120 students, the cut off for general category is greater than or equal to 95 percentile.
Being a new establishment, IIM Bodhgaya has already strengthened its position in the league of premier B-schools in the country. In the recent placement drive, IIM Bodh Gaya average package reaches up to INR 10.9 LPA with a total of 38 students placed in companies like Yes Bank, Kotak AMC, Nestaway, Goldstone, etc.
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IIM Bodh Gaya Highlights
|Established | Type||2015 | Public Institute|
|Campus Area||119 Acres|
|Type of Program||Postgraduate and Doctoral|
IIM Bodh Gaya Courses
Indian Institute of Management Bodh Gaya offers the following courses under various disciplines:
Course 1: Post Graduate Program in Business Management
Duration: 2-years | Full-time
Eligibility: Bachelor’s Degree with 50% marks (45% for SC, ST, and PwD students)
Course 2: Ph.D. Program in Management
Duration: 2 ½ years | Full-time
Eligibility: Master’s degree in any discipline with 60% marks OR Bachelor’s degree with professional qualifications such as CA/ CS with 60% marks OR Integrated Master’s degree with 60% marks in any discipline
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IIM Bodh Gaya Admission
The students seeking admission to the Indian Institute of Management Bodh Gaya must fulfill the basic eligibility criteria as per the Insitute. Candidates can fill the application form by visiting the official website of CAT. Those who have applied for the exam, their applications will be automatically considered for admission to the PGP program. The admission also depends upon past academics and prior work experience. The admission process of the Institute consists of the following:
- CAT Score
- Personal Appearance Process which includes Written Ability Test (WAT) and Personal Interview (PI).
- Preparation of Merit list based om CAT, WAT and PI score.
The following table is the criteria followed by Indian Institute of Management Bodh Gaya for shortlisting for PI and WAT process:
Based on these sectional cut-offs, candidates will be called for PA (Personal Appearance) process, which shall contain Written Ability Test and Personal Interview. The institute follows the following criteria and weightage for the admission process:
- 40% for CAT score
- 30% for WAT and PI
- 30% for the academic profile, work experience, and diversity
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IIM Bodh Gaya Reservation
Indian Institute of Management Bodh Gaya will follow strictly the Government of India's Reservation Policy:
|OBC Non-Creamy Layer||27%|
IIM Bodh Gaya Scholarships
The Institute offers the following scholarship and financial aids to deserving and meritorious students:
- Central Sector Scholarship Scheme of Top Class Education for SC and ST students by the Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment
- Merit-cum means based scholarship scheme for minorities by the Ministry of Minority Affairs
- Scheme of scholarship for Top Class Education for students with disabilities
IIM Bodh Gaya Placement
The B-school has a strong placement cell which offers a variety of career opportunity to the students in various sectors. It also organizes pre-placement talks, seminars, mock interviews to ready the students for the professional world.
IIM Bodh Gaya Placement Report
|No. of students participated||42|
|Total No. of offers made||46|
|Total companies participated||21|
|Average CTC||INR 10.9 LPA|
|Highest CTC||INR 24 LPA|
|Median CTC||INR 10.6 LPA|
In the final placement drive, students were offered job roles in profiles like Marketing Sales, Brand Management, Wealth Management, Project Management, Corporate Strategy, Operations & Logistics, Business Analyst, etc. The following graph shows the distribution of total students’ strength in the Indian Institute of Management Bodh Gaya:
Some of the prominent recruiters of the Institute include Reliance Groups, State Bank of India, Kotak Mutual Fund, VLCC, BYJUs, Airtel, Yes Bank, DS Group, BIBA, Capital Trust, Shree Cement Limited, etc.
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IIM Bodh Gaya Facilities
With a campus area of 119 acres, the Institute provides the following facilities to the students to cater to their needs:
- Hostel for both boys and girls
- Sports activities
- Air-conditioned classrooms with modern equipment
IIM Bodh Gaya Faculty
The Institute is known to have very experienced and educated faculty members. Given below are the details for the same:
Dr. Ankur Chauhan
- Qualifications: B.Tech, M.Tech, and FPM
- Awards: Best Faculty Award for Excellence in Research and Won 2nd position at Shanti Kunj Gyan Pariksha
Dr. Baljeet Singh
- Qualifications: B.Sc, MBA, and FPM
- Awards: Doctoral Fellow Award from Newcastle Business School
Dr. Pratima Verma
- Qualifications: B.Tech, MBA, Ph.D., and Post Doctoral Fellowship
- Awards: Junior Research Fellowship (JRF), Senior Research Fellowship (SRF), Indian Oil Academic Scholarship
Dr. Vinita S. Sahay
- Qualifications: PGDBA, M.A., and Ph.D.
- Awards: Business School Affaire & Dewang Mehta B-School Award for Best Teacher in Marketing Management
Dr. Medha Srivastava
- Qualifications: B.Com., MBA, and Ph.D.
- Contributions: Participated and presented 6 conference presentations, 4 workshops and published 3 book chapters.
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IIM Bodh Gaya FAQs
Ques. How is the life of a student at IIM Bodh Gaya?
Ans. The Institute provides hostel facilities with single sharing rooms with housekeeping staff to regular clean rooms. The academic block of the Institute constitutes fully air-conditioned classrooms and are equipped with projectors.
Ques. Is IIM Bodh Gaya worth joining?
Ans. Being the new IIM, it has proved itself worthy and keeping up the brand value. In 2018, all the students got placed and it has secured 100% summer placement. Under the guidance of IIM-C faculties, the institution has marked 44% growth in summer placement. IIM Bodhgaya has visiting faculties from IIM Ahmedabad, IIM-Calcutta and all other IIMs and non-IIMs.
Ques. How in the hostel facility at IIM Bodh Gaya?
Ans. IIM Bodh Gaya hostel has all the necessary facilities like 24 hrs power supply, internet via wifi and LAN both, washing machines, geysers, and watercoolers, mess facility which will run in the late night also. For entertainment purposes, the students have a common room with TV, carrom boards, chess boards, LAN games, etc.