Almost all the B-schools including IIMs, FMS Delhi, MDI Gurgaon, XLRI, SPJIMR, IMI, IMT, TAPMI, XIMB use PI round as one of the key components of final selection round. A few of the top B-schools using PI round before preparing the final merit list of the candidates are–
All old IIMs
IIM Ahmedabad, IIM Bangalore, IIM Calcutta, IIM Lucknow, IIM Indore, IIM Kozhikode, IIM Shillong.
9 IIMs to hold Common Admission Process with PI round
Instead of 6 IIMs, 9 IIMs now conduct Common Admission Process (CAP) in February which will include the personal interview (PI) for admission to 2018-20 batch. One of the IIMs will coordinate the CAP 2018.
The participating IIMs are – IIM Kashipur, IIM Raipur, IIM Ranchi, IIM Rohtak, IIM Tiruchirappalli, IIM Udaipur, IIM Amritsar, IIM Bodhgaya, IIM Sambalpur.
Top B-schools conduct PI round also
Other top B-schools like FMS Delhi, SPJIMR Mumbai, XLRI Jamshedpur, MDI Gurgaon, IIFT, IMI New Delhi, IMT Ghaziabad, NITIE Mumbai, SIBM Pune, GIM Goa, IRMA, MICA will conduct their PI round separately post declaration of CAT 2017, IIFT 2017, XAT 2018, SNAP 2017 result.