IMI New Delhi 1 Year PGDM (Executive) Admission 2020: Eligibility, Fees, Placement, Selection Process; Application is Open

Tuesday, February 18 2020
IMI Delhi Executive PGDM
International Management Institute (IMI) New Delhi, the first Corporate Sponsored B-school in India, offers the first-of-its-breed 15 months full time general management program – PGDM Executive apart from other 2 years PGDM programs. Application process for Admission 2020 is open and the last date to apply is February 25, 2020. IMI New Delhi accepts CAT/XAT/CMAT/ MAT/ATMA/GMAT score to shortlist candidates for final selection

International Management Institute (IMI) New Delhi, one of the top ranked B-schools and the first Corporate Sponsored B-school in India is open with its 1 year MBA – PGDM Executive admission 2020. The last date to apply is February 25, 2020. Apply Now For IMI Delhi Executive PGDM-Admissions Open

IMI 1 year MBA – PGDM Executive is a custom-designed program for the professionals and middle level managers, who plan to rapidly transit to leadership roles. This is a tailor-made program for grooming working executives who are identified to be ‘high performers’ by their organisations.

IMI New Delhi offers the first-of-its-breed 15 months full time general management program – PGDM Executive apart from other 2 years PGDM programs. IMI New Delhi will accept CAT/XAT/CMAT/ MAT/ATMA/GMAT score to shortlist candidates for final selection to its PGDM Executive program.

IMI New Delhi Highlights:
IMI New Delhi is one of the premier B-schools of India.

  • Top Ranked: IMI New Delhi is ranked #14 in MBAUniverse.com B-school Ranking 2020 and among Top 30 B-schools in India as per the MHRD NIRF Ranking 2019.
  • Top Placements: IMI PGDM Executive Placements 2020 are going strong. So far the PGDM Executive 2019-20 batch has recorded highest CTC of Rs. 21 LPA. Some of the top recruiters included C.K. Birla Group (HIL), To the New, NIIT, Niine Sanitary Napkins (Shudh Plus Hygiene), Navisite among others. The PGDM program has recorded higher average salary at Rs.13.04 LPA in Placement 2020.
  • Internationally Accredited: All programs at IMI New Delhi are approved by AICTE. The PGDM Executive at IMI is Accredited internationally by the U.K based Association of MBAs (AMBA).
  • Global Collaborations: IMI has academic collaborations with many top rated foreign B-Schools like McGill University, Montreal, Canada; and Manchester Business School, U.K. 

IMI 1 Year MBA – PGDM Executive: Program Highlights

  • IMI New Delhi is offering the one year MBA program – titled as PGDM Executive since 1984
  • The program is designed as a general management program and offers a host of core courses cutting across various management disciplines.
  • Students have to take UPA project work relating to a topic/subject that interests them.
  • Starting from the first week of April 2020, the program would totally be for 15 months. There would be five trimesters of approximately 3 months each.
  • The first 4 trimesters would be based on classroom learning along with industry engagement in different forms and styles and in the last trimester students are required to carry out an in-depth field project work in their chosen field of interest.
  • The PGDM Executive is a full time residential program
  • The students will be provided single occupancy air-conditioned hostel rooms at the IMI New Delhi campus

Program Curriculum & Specializations
IMI has revamped its entire 1 year PGDM Executive curriculum and have included all future skills and specialization in it as per the current industry requirement.

  • Agile Supply Chain Management Techniques
  • Analytics & Data Science
  • Artificial Intelligence & Machine Learning
  • Blockchain Technology
  • Communication & Storytelling
  • Design Thinking
  • Digital Marketing
  • Digital Strategies for Platform Business
  • Fintech
  • Internet of Things

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IMI New Delhi PGDM Executive Fees
IMI New Delhi 1 year MBA - PGDM Executive 2020-21 program fee is Rs. 12 Lakhs for Indian students. The fee includes Boarding and Lodging expenses.

The Fee for International students is Rs. US$17,500.

IMI New Delhi one Year MBA – PGDM Executive Placements
IMI New Delhi PGDM Executive program has a consistent record of excellent placement. The maximum and average compensation packages at IMI New Delhi have been rising year after year. IMI New Delhi Placement 2020 for the PGDM Executive is going very strong and so far the highest salary offered to the batch is Rs.21 LPA. Top recruiters include C.K. Birla Group (HIL), To the New, NIIT, Niine Sanitary Napkins (Shudh Plus Hygiene), Navisite among others

IMI PGDM Executive Placements 2019: Key Highlights

  • Highest Salary stood at Rs.16.5 LPA
  • Average Salary Up at Rs.13.43 LPA
  • Median Salary stood at Rs.13.50 LPA 
  • Top recruiters include EY, CBRE, Infosys, HCL Technologies, Secure now, CapGemini and Stadhawk among others

IMI provides all possible and necessary inputs and support to the students and make them industry-ready and also with its best efforts, IMI brings to the campus a good number of recruiters. Nonetheless, the onus is ultimately on the students to perform well both academically as well as in the selection processes of recruiters so that they get placed. Candidates who are sponsored by their organisations will not be eligible to avail themselves of the institute’s placement process.

IMI New Delhi PGDM Executive Admission Eligibility
Admission to IMI one year PGDM Executive is open to working executives and self-employed professionals of all nationalities. The eligibility criteria for admission 2020 for Indian Nationals and for Foreign Nationals is different

Eligibility for Indian Nationals

  • A bachelor’s degree or equivalent in any discipline as recognized by the Association of Indian Universities (AIU) with minimum 50 per cent marks or equivalent CGPA in the course; OR
  • A bachelor’s degree or equivalent in any discipline as recognized by their respective resident countries’ appropriate agencies with minimum 50 per cent marks or equivalent CGPA in the course
  • As on March 31, 2020, minimum 5 years of post-qualification experience as an executive or a self-employed professional
  • Valid CAT/XAT/CMAT/MAT/ATMA/GMAT score
  • Candidates without any of the above entrance exam scores would be admitted provisionally based on their performance in IMI’s own Admission Test but they have to necessarily clear one of the above mentioned tests within 6 months of joining the program.

Eligibility for Foreign Nationals

  • A bachelor’s degree or equivalent in any discipline as recognized by their respective resident countries’ appropriate agencies with minimum 50 per cent marks or equivalent CGPA in the course
  • As on March 31, 2020, minimum 5 years of post-qualification experience as an executive or a self-employed professional
  • Valid GMAT score
  • Candidates without GMAT exam scores would be admitted provisionally based on their performance in IMI’s own Admission Test but they have to necessarily clear the GMAT within 6 months of joining the program.

Important Points about IMI PGDM Executive Eligibility

  • Candidates who are sponsored by public sector undertakings/government agencies and

departments/reputed private organisations would be admitted based on the shortlisting done by their respective organisations. They would be exempt from the entrance exams referred to above.  

  • Satisfying the above eligibility criteria is a necessary a condition but not a sufficient one for an application to be considered by IMI.
  • The institute reserves the right to set minimum cut-off score in respect of any of the entrance exams mentioned above.

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How to Apply for PGDM Executive Admission at IMI New Delhi
IMI Application form has to be submitted online only. IMI New Delhi does not accept Admission applications off-line. Applicant should complete the online application form and submit it along with the admission application fee.

For your easy understanding, MBAUniverse.com shares below the step by step process how to apply for IMI 1 year MBA Admission 2020.

  • Step-1: Check Application form, it is available on the IMI New Delhi website.
  • Step-2: Fill in Application Online: Interested candidates should fill in the same and remit a fee of Rs.2,596/- inclusive of GST
  • Step-3: Remit Application Fee: Application fee can be remitted through Debit Card/Credit Card/Net Banking/Payment Gateway

Incomplete applications as well as those not backed by fee remittance would be rejected.

The institute reserves the right to close the window for receipt of applications earlier than the deadline depending upon the responses received for its multiple cycles of selection. So, in their own interests, candidates are encouraged to apply well in time without waiting for the cited last date.

IMI Admission 2020: Application Fee
IMI Admission Application fee is Rs.2596 (Rs.2200/- + 18% GST). This application fee is applicable for an applicant who is applying to PGDM Executive or any one of the other PGDM programmes.

Application Last Date: February 25, 2020
The application process for PGDM Executive admission 2020 has four cycles. While the application deadline for three cycles is over, the cycle-4 deadline is February 25, 2020.

Admission Application Cycle
Last date to Apply
Cycle No. 1
October 9, 2019 Midnight
Cycle No. 2
December 1, 2019 Midnight
Cycle No. 3
January 20, 2020 Midnight
Cycle no. 4
February 25, 2020 Midnight

Final Selection Process

  • Shortlisted candidates (other than those sponsored by their organisations) have to appear for a personal interview. Such interviews would be conducted in the institute’s campus in New Delhi (India) and a handful of other Indian cities such as Mumbai, Kolkata, Bangalore, etc.
  • IMI would not be reimbursing the cost of travel, boarding and lodging for any of the candidate for the purpose of appearing for the admission test or for the personal interview.
  • In the case of foreign candidates, the interview would be through Skype. Also, verification of documents would be on the date of their joining the programme.
  • Selection would be based on entrance exam score plus interview plus the overall academic record of the candidate.
  • Selection exercise would be carried out in multiple cycles
  • Given the fact that the medium of instruction is English, proficiency in the language is a necessary requirement.

Admission Offer
IMI New Delhi will make PGDM Executive Admission offers based on the assessment carried out during the selection process.

  • In the case of all self-sponsored candidates, provisional offer letters would be despatched to their respective communication addresses as well as by email.
  • Within 15 days of receipt of the offer letter such candidates are required to accept and pay the first installment of fee payable.
  • IMI reserves the right to withdraw its provisional offer if a candidate does not meet the deadline for payment of fee.
  • In the case of candidates sponsored by their employers, IMI would notify the admission offer directly to the latter. Sponsoring organisations would have to confirm in writing within 15 days of receipt of offer the names of those employees/associates who would joining the program.

Program Commencement
Starting from the April 2, 2020 the program would totally be for 15 months

Curriculum

  • The program curriculum reckons the current dynamics in management theory, practice and
  • applications. In credit point equivalent terms, students would be pursuing 28 full credit courses (of 3 credit points each).
  • In lieu of maximum two courses, at their own discretion, students would be allowed to pursue
  • courses of independent study (CIS). Any such CIS would be a substitute for a course and
  • would involve carrying out extensive research in one or two topics that are of interest to individual students.
  • During the last trimester, all students have to necessarily do a field project in their chosen area and submit a report to the institute. Successful completion of the project within the stipulated time is a prerequisite for obtaining the Post Graduate Diploma in Management (Executive).

Pedagogy

  • Given the nature of management courses, different faculty members would be using different methods of pedagogy – case studies/caselets, role plays, group activities, simulation exercises, lectures, MOOCs, participative learning techniques.
  • IMI organizes a large number of interactions with the industry experts through events, guest lectures and workshops/seminars.
  • IMI would provide opportunities for students to work on ‘live projects’ of different organisations and would arrange sessions to hone students’ grooming, presentation and communication skills. Overall the objective is to ensure that students get an exceptional exposure and learning experience.
  • Evaluation would be continuous and thus there would be quizzes, case presentations, assignments, surprise tests, project submissions and term examinations.
  • Students have to stretch and perform well on the academic front on a consistent and on-going basis.
  • IMI uses a relative grading system for student evaluation

International Management Institute (IMI) was founded in 1981 with the original campus in New Delhi. The corporate sponsors of IMI included RPG Enterprises (lead sponsor), ITC, Nestle, Tata Chemicals, British Oxygen, SAIL, and Williamson Magor. It was set up in collaboration with

the then IMI Geneva, now IMD Lausanne. Subsequently, two other campuses were set up in Kolkata (2010) and Bhubaneswar (2011).

In the last several years, IMI New Delhi has been consistently ranked in the top 10-15 Business Schools in the country and among the top 5 private Business Schools. It is accredited by the UK based Association of MBAs (AMBA), one of the top three international accreditation bodies for Business Schools globally.

IMI New Delhi has global linkages with leading schools in Europe, North America, and Asia. The Institute currently offers the PGDM, PGDM (HRM), PGDM (Banking & Financial Services), PGDM (Executive) and FPM/E-FPM (doctoral programs for full time students and working executives). IMI has built an Executive Education vertical offering training to management professionals from the corporate world. The institute provides management training to foreign nationals from developing countries under the Indian Technical & Economic Cooperation (ITEC) program of the Ministry of External Affairs, Government of India.

IMI New Delhi puts a strong focus on high quality research by its faculty leading to publications in international peer reviewed academic journals.

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