Indian Institute of Management, Vishakhapatnam (IIMV), mentored by IIM Bangalore is one of the top IIMs established by the Government of India. The institute offers full-time PGP and Doctoral Program in management. Admission is based on a multi-factor model including Entrance exam score, Interview, and Written Test.
With more than 50 companies participating in this placement season, the season witnessed a 100% placement record for 2017-19 Batch. The batch set new benchmarks with the highest salary package shot up to INR 22 LPA and median salary raised to INR 12 LPA.
|Mentored by||IIM Bangalore (Ranked 1st among all IIMs)|
|Courses||PG and Doctoral Course|
|Exam Accepted||CAT and GMAT Exam|
|Mode of Registration||Online|
|Campus Area||300 Acres|
IIM Vishakhapatnam provides postgraduate and Doctoral courses in various specializations of management courses. Below is the detailed information about the courses
Courses 1: Ph. D Program (Doctor of Philosophy)
Courses 2: Postgraduate Program in Management (PGP)
Course 3: Postgraduate Program in Digital Governance and Management (PGP-DGM)
Course 4: Postgraduate Program for Experienced Professionals (PGPEx)
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Applicants will be shortlisted for the personal interview based on their CAT / GMAT / GRE as chosen by the candidate, Academic performance, and Duration of work experience. The selection process for the Executive program will be conducted in two rounds. Candidates can submit their application through the online website of the institute.
Step 1: Fill the application form through the official website of the Institute.
Step 2: Submit your detailed information along with the CAT Score.
Step 3: Shortlisted candidates will be called for a personal interview and Written Ability Test.
Step 4: The interview panel will evaluate each candidate's performance in terms of quality of work experience, diversity, leadership qualities, social sensitivity, and multifacetedness.
Step 5: Candidates who are unable to attend the interview on the specified date, because of their overseas travel/stay, maybe interviewed through videoconference. Requests for an interview via video conference should be made at least 10 days prior to the scheduled interview date.
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The recruitment process at IIM Visakhapatnam is held through Career Development Services (CDS). KPMG, the big-four consulting firm, hired students for their Government Advisory, IT Advisory and Strategy & Operations Consulting practice. Leading FMCG company Amul onboarded students for Sales & Marketing. Infrastructure giant GMR extended offers for its Management Trainee program in the Operations domain.
Amount in INR
Highest Salary for 2017-2019 Batch
The average salary for the top quartile
The average salary for the top half
The average salary for the batch
The Median salary for the batch
IIM Vishakhapatnam extends financial aid to students in need of financial assistance. Students with annual household income below INR 6,00,000 are eligible to apply for financial aid. Other students with severe financial difficulties arising from sudden unforeseen circumstances are also considered.
Name of Scholarship
Ministry of Tribal Affairs Scholarship (ST)
For the National Scholarship for Higher Education for Scheduled Tribe students of PGP first year and covers tuition expenses in full.
Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment Scholarship (SC)
For the National Scholarship for Higher Education of Scheduled caste students from Meritorious SC students PGP first year and covers tuition expenses in full.
Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment Department of Persons with Disabilities (PwD)
A person with a disability having not less than 40% disability and having a disability certificate issued by any competent medical authority. . The scholarship is INR 2, 55,000 per year.
Merit Cum Means Scholarship For Professional and Technical Courses CS
For students who have secured not less than 50% marks or equivalent grade in the previous final examination and the annual income of whose parents/guardians from all sources does not exceed INR 2.50 lakh.
Aditya Birla Scholarship
For students of both the first and second year who are granted the scholarship during the first year are eligible to apply for renewal in the second year, provided they belong to the top 25% of the batch in the first year. The scholarship amount is INR 1.75 lakh per student.
Citi Women’s Leader Award
It covers the second year’s tuition expenses. Women candidates are selected from the top 25% of the batch at the end of the first year. The nomination is done by the institute and the students are selected on the basis of their Statement of Purpose and subsequent interviews scheduled by Citi Group.
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Hostel: Students are housed in a single/two separate buildings which are near to campus and the rooms will be allotted on a double/triple occupancy basis. Institute provides transportation to students for commuting between the Institute and hostels. All the rooms are air-conditioned and furnished. Other facilities include Wi-Fi & TV, Refrigerator, Discussion rooms, Dining hall, Indoor games like Pool Table, Caroms, Chess, Table tennis, etc.
Health Facility: IIM, Visakhapatnam believes in providing health & medical support in all possible aspects to each in the Institute. Medical officers, counselors & Nurse are available at Institute Health Center on the campus. The students are covered with an insurance policy for the respective academic period, which can be availed in emergency and medical conditions, which needs 24 hours of hospitalization as an In-patient (mandatory), for the respective academic period.
The Insitute is known to have experienced and educated faculty members. Each department invites prospective, motivated, outstanding candidates.
Prof. M. Chandrashekhar is the director of IIM Vishakhapatnam. Between 1983 and 2002, he held senior management and top executive grade positions in the corporate world, in manufacturing and BFSI sectors. He is the Director of IIM Visakhapatnam since March 2017. He has been the Chairman/ Member of several high-powered/ apex/ empowered Committees constituted by the Ministries/Departments of the Govt. of India.
Some of the noted faculty members are:
Name: Amit B Chakravarti
Name: Vivek Madpu
Education: Ph.D. ( Memphis), MBA ( BIM, Trichy), MSc. Physics ( University of Hyderabad)
Designation: Associate Professor
Name: Bishakha Majumdar
Ques. On the accomplishment of 2-year program, Will a student get the PGDM or MBA degree?
Ans. On accomplishment of 2 year program, a student will get the MBA degree from IIM Vishakhapatnam. There is no as such PGDM degree provided by the institute.
Ques. Is housing facility available for local students of Andhra Pradesh?
Ans. This depends solely on availability of rooms. In most of cases, housing facility is available for all the admitted students of IIM Vishakhapatnam.
Ques. If a student decides to drop out from the course in between the session, will he get his fee refunded?
Ans. No, fees once paid shall not be refunded under any circumstances.
Ques. What should I do if my application is delayed for coming through proper channel?
Ans.One should submit the Part A of the application form before last week of November. However, one must submit Part B of the form, duly filled up before/during your interview for the program.