IIM Indore Admission 2020: Final Result Out for PGP & PGP-HRM 2020-22 Batch; Check Your Status

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May 27, 2020
IIM Indore has released the Final admission Result 2020 for PGP and PGP-HRM 2020-22 batch on its website with selected as well as waitlisted candidates. You can check your admission status by entering your CAT 2019 registration number, Email Id and Date of Birth. The result was delayed due to countrywide Corona virus lockdown. IIM Indore released the shortlist for final selection round with 20% weight to CAT 2019 scores and 74% weight to academics

IIM Indore has released final admission result 2020 for PGP and PGP-HRM 2020-22 batch on its website after completing the final selection process. The result consists of finally selected as well as waitlisted candidates. You can check your admission status by entering your CAT 2019 registration number, Email Id and Date of Birth at IIM Indore website as shared below.

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After checking the admission status, please abide by the stipulated dates given by IIM Indore to pay the offer acceptance and admission fee online, otherwise your candidature may be cancelled and the next waitlisted candidate will be offered admission.  The result has been delayed in view of  nationwide lockdown due to corona virus. The institute has successfully completed the admission process amidst the Covid-19 challenges and decided to release the final merit list for admission 2020 in May.

WAT Process Dropped in Final Selection
IIM Indore has conducted online Personal Interview for the candidates who could not participate in PI round earlier for the final admission process.  The institute has also dropped the Written Ability Test (WAT) component and its weightage for all the candidates for the PGP and PGP-HRM admission 2020.  This is applicable for all those candidates who appeared in person as well as those who appeared online for PI round.

Final Admission Result Out of 80 Marks
WAT process at IIM Indore had a weightage of 20 marks out of 100. After excluding the Written Ability Test (WAT) of 20 marks from the evaluation components of final admission round to PGP and PGP-HRM  2020-22 batch, the final admission result will be declared out of 80 marks.

Sharing the changes in its final admission process, IIM Indore has confirmed, “As you are aware that COVID-19 impacted our admissions process in March 2020 and we decided to shift to the online mode for conducting interviews of the remaining candidates. Since conducting online Written Ability Test (WAT) was not possible for such candidates who appeared for the online interviews, the Admissions Committee after due deliberations and considerations, has decided to drop the WAT component and its weightage for all the candidates for the PGP and PGP-HRM admissions process of IIM Indore for 2020. This change will be applicable to all candidates-those who appeared in-person as well as those who appeared online for the interviews.”  The final merit list will include the names of only those candidates who pass in PI round.

CAT 2019 result was declared on January 4, 2020. Since then, the CAT 2019 toppers were worried about their future as they had no source to know their final admission status. With the final admission result released by IIM Indore, shortlisted candidates have taken a sigh of relief.

IIM Indore released the shortlist on January 10, 2020 for final selection round for PGP admission 2020. IIM Indore shortlisted more than 6000 candidates for an intake of about 600 students. The final selection process at IIM Indore consists of five key components which are mow reduced to four after scrapping the WAT process, based on which it will make admission offer

IIM Indore Shortlist

The shortlisting criteria 2020 for PGP and PGP-HRM programmes awarded higher importance to academics and communication skills of the candidates instead of merely on CAT 2019 exam scores. It has awarded only 20% weight to CAT 2019 scores and 74% weight to academics.

The PI-WAT round at IIM Indore was conducted in March 2020 and was later got stuck due to country wide corona virus lockdown. Before the start of PI round candidates needed to complete the application process online as advised by IIM Indore..  

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IIM Indore Shortlist 2020: Key Changes

  • 20% Weightage to CAT Score in Shortlist & Final Selection
  • 74% Weightage to Academics in Shortlisting for PI-WAT round
  • 6% Weightage to Gender Diversity in Shortlist (Increased from 4%)
  • 60% Weight to PI-WAT in Final Merit List Generation

IIM Indore Shortlisting Criteria
IIM Indore shortlists the candidates for WAT & PI round on the basis of composite scores which are arrived at by accounting for the academic profile alsoThe Composite Score therefore is calculated on the basis of CAT 2019 score, academic scores, and gender diversity. There is no weightage to the academic scores beyond class 12. Candidates scoring percentage of marks above 85 can get a good weightage in the computation of composite scores:

Shortlisting Components
Weightage formula
10th Standard/SSC score
  34* [zcandidate-zmin]
       [zmax – zmin]
12th standard/HSC score
  40* [zcandidate-zmin]
       [zmax – zmin]
CAT 2018 Overall Score
  20* [candidate’s CAT overall score / highest CAT overall score]
Diversity Factor (GDF)
    6 (Applicable only for Female candidates)
Total Score
 100

* Composite Score = Sum of the above scores (Max 100) is the formula to arrive at the maximum score to check whether you would be shortlisted by IIM Indore after CAT 2019 result is announced in the 2nd week of January 2020.  Please note that  Zcandidate, Zmin, Zmax for 10th and 12th Standard are computed using the normalisation process.

After declaration of shortlist, IIM Indore did not send any individual regret letter to applicants who were not shortlisted for WAT and PI.

  • The candidate with excellent academics have been awarded higher points in shortlisting criteria
  •  85% & Above marks in Class 10 were awarded top rating of 34 points out of 100.
  • For Class 12 also 85% and above marks were awarded 40 points out of 100
  • No Weightage was awarded for Bachelor’s degree marks.

IIM Indore Admission Cut Off  

  • IIM Indore Cutoff 2020 has been liberalised for admission 2020.
  • Only the candidates above the minimum cut-offs in the CAT 2019 sectional percentile ranks, the overall percentile rank and obtaining a positive (greater than zero) raw score in all sections of CAT-2019 are considered for all the subsequent stages.
  • These are cut-offs used for preparing the first short-list
  • The actual CAT 2019 cut-offs for those who are called for interview are much higher
  • No candidate in the respective category is considered for the 1st  phase shortlisting without scoring following minimum CAT cut offs
Category
Section- 1  VARC
Section-2 DILR
 Section-3 Quant
Overall CAT 2019 Percentile
General
80
80
 80
90
EWS
80
80
80
90
NC-OBC
70
70
70
80
SC
55
55
55
60
ST
45
45
45
50
PWD
45
45
45
50

IIM Indore Fees

Post Graduate Programme in Management (PGP)

  • The total programme fees payable by PGP students of Resident Indian Category at IIM Indore is Rs 16,10,000/-. The Fee for NRI candidates is Rs.24 lakhs.
  • The course fee includes access to lectures, computer facilities, library etc. It also includes alumni fee and lodging
  • Laptop computer, text books, Hostel Fees, Insurance, personal expenses on boarding, travel, clothes and laundry are extra.

Post Graduate Programme in Management (PGP)-HRM

  • The total programme fees payable by PGP-HRM students of Resident Indian Category at IIM Indore is Rs 16,50,000/-.
  • The course fee includes access to lectures, computer facilities, library etc. It also includes alumni fee and lodging
  • Laptop computer, text books, Hostel Fees, Insurance, personal expenses on boarding, travel, clothes and laundry are extra.

IIM Indore Placements 2020
IIM Indore has completed the campus placements of Post Graduate Programme (PGP) 2018-20 and the 5 Year Integrated Programme in Management (IPM) batch, securing 100% placements for its largest outgoing batch of 578 students. 160 recruiters participated in IIM Indore Placement process in 2020. As compared to last year, the large batch of students received higher salary packages and coveted roles. More offers from more recruiters with higher packages remained the key attractions in IIM Indore placement 2020.

IIM Indore has recorded sharp increase in highest and average placement packages in the final placement 2020. Indian Institute of Management, Indore has achieved 23.5% rise in highest domestic placement package in 2020 which has gone up at Rs.50 LPA from Rs.40.5 LPA last year. The average salary has also recorded sharp hike and has gone up to Rs.22.92 LPA from Rs.20.79 LPA last year. The batch also saw candidates get two international offers this year.

Top recruiters at the institute included Accenture, Aditya Birla Group, Amazon, American Express, ArcelorMittal & Nippon Steel, Asian Paints, AstraZeneca, Axis Bank, Bain Capability Centre, Bajaj Auto, Bank of America, Barclays, Bridgestone, Boston Consulting Group, ByteDance, Capgemini ELITE and Chrysalis, Cipla, Credit Suisse, CRISIL, D E Shaw, Deloitte S&O, Deloitte USI, Deutsche Bank, Dolcera, Edelweiss, Everest Group, EY,  Fidelity Investments, Flipkart, GE, GMR Group, Godrej and Boyce, Goldman Sachs, Google, GroupM, GSK, HCL, HDFC, Hero MotoCorp, Himalaya Drug Company, Honeywell, HP, HSBC, HT Media, HUL, Icertis, ICICI, IDFC Bank, IIFL, Intel, Infosys Management Consulting, ITC, JP Morgan, Jubilant Foodworks, Kansai Nerolac, Kotak Bank, L&T, L’Oreal, MagicBricks Read More about IIM Indore Placements

IIM Indore Intake
IIM Indore offers admission to around 600 CAT exam takers, at its Indore and Mumbai campuses. A good number of 500+ candidates are offered admission at IIM Indore at its Indore campus, 75 students at IIM Indore-Mumbai campus. The proposed Intake is as under:

Programme Name
Proposed Intake
Post Graduate Programme in Management (PGP)
480
Post Graduate Programme in Human Resource Management (PGP-HRM)
  30
IIM Indore-Mumbai Campus
  75

IIM Indore Final Selection Process

  • All the shortlisted candidates are to participate in Final selection round for admission to IIM Indore
  • IIM Indore selection criteria after final admission round award 40% weight to Personal Interview (PI); 20% weight to Writing Ability Test (WAT); 20% Weight to Class 10 & 12 Marks; and 20% weight to CAT 2019 overall Score.

The WAT process with a weight of 20% will not be conducted for admission 2020 and the final result will be declared without WAT component score.

IIM Indore Final Selection Weights for Admission 2020

Component
Weightage Points out of 100
CAT 2019 Score
  20
Personal Interview (PI)
  40
Written Ability Test (WAT)
  20 (Not to be Considered for admission 2020)
Class 10 Marks
  10
Class 12 Marks
  10
Total Weightage points
100
Total Effective Weightage for admission 2020
  80

IIM Indore PGP 2020-22: Programme Highlights
The two-year Post-graduate Programme in Management (PGP) at IIM Indore is a full-time residential course for graduates from all disciplines who wish to choose a career in management. The PGP Programme at IIM Indore is highly ranked one.

IIM Indore is tiple crowned management institute now and is the second IIM after IIM Calcutta to have received such recognition. IIM Indore is Accredited by three renowned international accreditation agencies- AACSB (Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business); EQUIS (EFMD Quality Improvement System) and Association of MBAs, London (AMBA—UK based accreditation agency). With the enactment of “The Indian Institutes of Management Act, 2017”on 24 January 2017, IIM Indore is now empowered with the legal authority to award MBA degrees. The programme is also recognized by the Association of Indian Universities and is considered equivalent to the M.B.A. Degree.

Programme Specializations: 9 Areas to Choose From
In the second year electives give participants a deeper understanding of different functional areas and enable them to specialize in areas of their choice. The participants are encouraged to select courses in specific domains such as Analytics, Ecom./IT/ITES, BFS, FMCG, Insurance and Infrastructure. The emphasis is on the application of knowledge gained, in the form of projects, group exercises and case discussions. Guest lectures and workshops further enrich their learning.

IIM Indore offers wide range of specializations to choose from the nine management areas -  Economics, Finance & Accounting, Information systems, Marketing, Organization behavior & Human Resources, Operation management & Quantitative Techniques, Strategy, Communications, Humanities & Social Sciences.

Post Graduate Programme in Human Resource Management (PGP-HRM)

  • The total programme fees payable by PGP-HRM students at IIM Indore is Rs 16,50,000/-.
  • The course fee includes access to lectures, computer facilities, library etc. It also includes alumni fee and lodging
  • Laptop computer, text books, Hostel Fees, Insurance, personal expenses on boarding, travel, clothes and laundry are extra.
  • The total programme fees for the 2020-2022 batch may increase further

The candidates who have indicated their interest for PGP at IIM Indore, while applying for CAT 2019 are also considered for PGP-HRM of IIM Indore

 IIM Indore Final Admission Process
Following steps are included in the IIM Indore Admission process:

  • Step 1: The candidate must have appeared and scored the minimum required sectional and overall percentile in CAT 2019 to be considered for first stage screening process for admission at IIM Indore
  • Step 2: Candidates are short-listed for Personal Interview (PI) and Written Ability Test (WAT) from among the candidates who have a valid CAT-2019 score, who have applied to the programme and who satisfy the eligibility criteria for the programme of IIM Indore. The PI-WAT round will be conducted at Bangalore, Chennai, Delhi, Guwahati, Hyderabad, Indore, Kolkata, Lucknow and Mumbai.  
  • Step 3: Shortlisted Candidates have to attend both PI & WAT round in final selection process. IIM Indore also expects a consistent and minimum performance in the different parameters of Personal Interview (PI), which will be decided by Admissions Committee. Candidates not meeting the minimum performance in any of PI parameters will not be considered for the final selection.
  • Step 4: After the WAT & PI round, admission offers are made by IIM Indore to successful candidates. The final selection is based on a diverse set of attributes which includes performance in CAT, performance in WAT & PI, academics, among others. Category wise merit list will be generated based on Final Composite Score
  • Step 5: Final Admission Offer will be made to the candidates in the last week of April 2020 on the basis of Final Score arrived after awarding the weightage scores on all the components.

IIM Indore conducts admission interviews in Bangalore, Chennai, Hyderabad, Indore, Kolkata, Mumbai, and New Delhi only.

Apart from flagship 2 years full time Post Graduate Programme in Management(PGP) at its Indore and Mumbai campus and 2 years full time PGP-HRM programme, IIM Indore offers - Fellow Programme in Management (FPM); FPM Industry; Executive PGP(EPGP);  EPGP-E-Governance; 5 year integrated programme in Management. A few other MDP and certificate programmes are also conducted by IIM Indore.

Established in 1996, IIM Indore is the sixth in the family of 20 Indian Institutes of Management. Since its inception, IIM Indore has been acting as a leader in the field of management education, interfacing with the industry, government sector and PSUs. IIM Indore is registered as a Society under Societies Registration Act, 1973. Prof. Himanshu Rai is the new director of  IIM Indore.

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