IIM Ranchi: Profile based calls is the key for IIM Ranchi Final Admission round 2014

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February 27, 2014
Profile based calls along with merit, background-diversity and work experience will be key to IIM Ranchi final admission round 2014 apart from performance in final admission round.
Most calls from IIM Ranchi are profile based and along with merit, background-diversity and work experience also play an important role

Profile based calls along with merit, background-diversity and work experience at Indian Institute of Management - IIM Ranchi will remain the main stay in getting final admission to the institute apart from performance in final admission round. IIM Ranchi student council PR Cell in their communication dated February 19, 2014 clarifies ‘Most calls from IIM Ranchi are profile based and along with merit, background-diversity and work experience also play an important role.’  

IIM Ranchi is one of the six newer IIMs participating in CAP (Common Admission Process) being coordinated by IIM Trichy. The short listing criteria for final admission to the institute has however been decided by the institute.

IIM Ranchi Shortlist already announced

Short listing  at IIM Ranchi has already been announced and the final admission round is on, in the form of CAP. According to PR Cell, IIM Ranchi sectional cut off percentile for General category candidates was 70.77 in Quant & DI section and 71.09 in Verbal and LR section. Overall cut off percentile was 96.82 which is concurrent with other new IIMs.

Intake capacity of IIM Ranchi

IIM Ranchi has 200 seats divided between 160 for PGDM and 40 seats for PGDHRM.  It is expected that the seats may be increased in case more programmes are announced.

Key tips for PI round at IIM Ranchi

According to the institute sources, the candidates will be judged on the following aspects during the interview

1. Communication, attitude and personality 
2. Academic efforts and disposition 
3. Managerial and leadership attributes 
4. Social awareness and disposition 
5. Overall presence

Placement at IIM Ranchi

The institute has recently organized events like Arcenciel and TEDx on a large scale. Placement summer as well as Final is provided by companies from diverse sectors with a good salary package
Last year IIM Ranchi saw 34 new recruiters. Total numbers of recruiting companies were 55.  Prominent among them were HSBC, JP Morgan Chase, HT Media, ICICI, KPMG, Maruti, Yes Bank, Pidilite and TATA Steel. Apart from this 8 international offers were accepted at the institute.  Highest offered salary was Rs.19 lacs P.A. while average salary was 12.4 lacs per annum.

USPs of IIM Ranchi

It is the only IIM to offer a specialized PGDHRM course. The institute has most experienced faculties from top institutes having expertise in their domains/subjects.  IIM Ranchi has Unique Rural Immersion Programme (URIP).

IIM Ranchi is the ninth Indian Institute of Management, established at Ranchi, capital of Jharkhand in 2010. It  currently offers a two year PGDM in General management and another two year fulltime programme on Human Resources Management (PGDHRM), Fellow Program in Management and 18 month part time Diploma in Management (PGEXP). IIM Ranchi has also launched a certified Barefoot Manger program to promote entrepreneurship and to impart livelihood skills among the school drop outs and illiterates. IIM Ranchi claims that their Programs are different and they are an institute with a difference. 

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