IMT Hyderabad Registers Strong Placements 2022 with 30% Salary Increase; Admissions Closing Soon; Check USPs, Placements, Fees and more News Desk |
March 25, 2022
IMT Hyderabad, a leading B-school and part of the IMT Group of Institutions, offers AICTE approved full time PGDM programmes with wide range of specializations. In its Placements 2022, IMT Hyderabad has reported a massive 30 percent hike in average salary with sharp rise in the highest salary also. Admissions 2022 are currently open for a few days and IMT Hyderabad is accepting CAT 2021, XAT 2022, CMAT 2022 and GMAT scores
IMT Hyderabad Admission 2022

IMT Hyderabad, a leading B-school that is part of the IMT Group of Institutions with campuses at Ghaziabad, Nagpur, Hyderabad and Dubai, offers AICTE approved full time PGDM programmes. Admissions 2022 are currently open for a few days and IMT Hyderabad is accepting CAT 2021, XAT 2022, CMAT 2022 and GMAT scores.

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IMT Hyderabad has reported a massive 30 percent hike in average salary in Placement 2022 and the highest salary has gone up too.

But before we discuss admissions and placements, here is a short introduction of IMT Hyderabad. Established in 2011, IMT Hyderabad has acquired the status of a renowned B-school in Telangana with top accreditations like NBA and SAQs. The institute offers wide range of industry relevant specializations in its PGDM program. IMT Hyderabad is housed in a 30 acres beautiful landscaped campus, close to Rajiv Gandhi International Airport in Hyderabad.

Let’s now review USPs, Fees, latest Placements 2022 and Admission 2022 details at IMT Hyderabad.

Table of Contents

  1. IMT Hyderabad: USPs & Highlights
  2. Programs Offered and Specializations
  3. IMT Hyderabad Fees and PGDM Programs Intake
  4. IMT Hyderabad Scholarships
  5. IMT Hyderabad Placements 2022
  6. Ideal Candidate for IMT Hyderabad Admission 2022
  7. IMT Hyderabad Admission 2022: How to Apply?
  8. IMT Hyderabad Admission Eligibility
  9. IMT Hyderabad Selection Process
  10. Final Merit List Generation

1. IMT Hyderabad: USPs & Highlights

1.1 Accreditations: IMT Hyderabad has earned international SAQS Accreditation from AMIDSA and is accredited by National Board of Accreditation (NBA) in India, a body of AICTE. All programs at IMT Hyderabad have AIU Equivalence. The institute is a member of International Accreditation bodies - AACSB and EFMD

1.2 Ranking: IMT Hyderabad is highly ranked B-school in India. It was ranked #63 in GoI, MHRD NIRF Ranking 2021; Ranked #48 in B-School Rankings 2022; Ranked #36 among private business schools in The Week-Hansa Research

1.3 Industry Engagement with Strong Corporate Connect: IMT Hyderabad offers industry relevant curriculum with many pedagogic initiatives. Some of them are

  • Practitioner Sessions (20% of every course is taught by a senior corporate functionary)
  • Distinguished Speaker Series – CXOs from leading corporates share their business building experience
  • Industry Mentor – Mentee Program – One to one mentoring by Industry Leaders
  • Words of Wisdom – Interaction with Alumni through Alumni Connect Session

1.4 Moderate Fees: 2 Year PGDM programme fee at IMT Hyderabad is Rs. 12.03 lakhs which is lower than many other top B-schools

1.5 Strong Placements: IMT Hyderabad has recorded consistently high placements year after year. In the Placement 2022, Average Salary has gone up by 30% to Rs. 9.58 LPA and the Highest Salary has gone up too.

1.6 Top Recruiters: Leading companies like Accenture, Amazon, Arcesium, DE Shaw, KPMG, HCL, Novartis, Berkedia, Deloitte, Wipro, Oracle, FACTSET, TAS, Xiaomi, recruited at IMT Hyderabad in 2022.

1.7 Global Immersion & International Student Exchange: IMT Hyderabad has partnered with leading foreign Institutes and Universities offering student & faculty exchange programs. The top 10 partner institutes include Audencia Business School, France; Rennes School of Business, France; KEDGE Business School, France; University of Warsaw, Poland; Neoma Business School, Rouen & Reims, France; University of San Diego, USA; FH Offenburg, Germany; Universite du Quebec a Montreal, Canada; Charles Darwin University, Austria; Korea University Business School, South Korea among others.

1.8 Industry Relevant Curriculum & Pedagogy: All courses at IMT Hyderabad undergo constant update to reflect contemporary topics in the management world. Cases, business simulations and games are a part and parcel of the participant-centered pedagogy and they are used at every opportunity to create a unique learning experience for the students. 

1.9 Highly Qualified & Experienced Faculty: IMT Hyderabad has highly qualified full-time faculty members offering optimum Faculty-Student Ratio to enhance learning experience and one to one interaction.

1.10 Unique Multiple Summer Term Opportunities: IMT Hyderabad offers three options to complete the summer term of about 4 months duration after first year and before commencement of second year course i) Students can opt for Internships (IP); ii) can opt for Student Exchange Programme (SEP), iii) Or can pursue Management Thesis & Seminars (MTS). MTS is designed for those students who wish to build a career in research field.

1.11 Business Leadership Program - LEAP: IMT Hyderabad offers value added Business Leadership programme-Leadership Engagement & Academic Programme (LEAP) to the students to nurture communication skills, cognitive & interpersonal skills, digital skills, to develop business acumen. LEAP is offered to all the students in line with the institute’s vision of nurturing socially responsible business leaders. Some of the modules of LEAP are Industry Immersion, Social Immersion, Global Immersion, Industry guided courses, Institute sponsored professional certification and IM2P.

1.12 Unique Management Orientation Program-ABHYUDAY: IMT Hyderabad organizes a two week long Management Orientation Program (MOP) ABHYUDAY which prepares students for the management coursework. The orientation program includes orientation sessions, group activities, panel discussion on corporate expectations and an outbound activity. Senior corporate professionals will be part of a panel discussion on “Industry Expectations from Management Graduates”. The focus will be on knowledge, skill, and attitude required for a successful corporate career.

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2. Programs Offered and Specializations
IMT Hyderabad offers following AICTE approved 2 years full time PGDM programmes:

  • PGDM (General)
  • PGDM (Marketing)
  • PGDM (Financial Management)

In its PGDM programmes, IMT Hyderabad offers specialization in Marketing, Finance & Accounting, HRM, General Management, Analytics & IT and Operations Management. Talking with about the wide range of electives offered in PGDM programs, Dr. Venkata Chakrapani C, Professor & Dean (Academics) said, “The PGDM Programs at IMT Hyderabad caters to the varied aspirations of the students by offering a large variety of electives. It follows the cafeteria approach wherein a student has the flexibility to choose electives based on their career aspirations”.

3. IMT Hyderabad Fees and PGDM Programs Intake: 240 Students
IMT Hyderabad Fees and program wise intake is shared below

PGDM 2022-24 Program
 Rs.12.03 lakhs
PGDM (Finance)
 Rs.12.03 lakhs
PGDM (Marketing)
 Rs.12.03 lakhs

Note: IMT Hyderabad PGDM Fees include Single Occupancy Hostel Accommodation and Mess charges

4. IMT Hyderabad Scholarships

IMT Hyderabad offers wide range of scholarships to the students in PGDM programmes

4.1 Merit scholarships for candidates with high scores in Admission Tests
All candidates with high scores in CAT 2021/ XAT 2022. The candidates eligible for merit scholarship for 90+ percentile category may receive a 40-60 percent fee refund on academic fee only

4.2 Scholarships to students belonging to EWS category
IMT Hyderabad offers EWS scholarship to a maximum 5 students. The EWS scholarship category selected candidates may receive a 100% refund on academic fees only. The refund is applicable post candidate joins on campus

4.3 Shri Mahendra Nath Memorial Scholarships
It is Merit cum needs based scholarship and is applicable for second year students only. Scholarship amount is of Rs.1 Lakh

4.4 Smt. Leela Nath Memorial Scholarships for female candidates
All female candidates of the PGDM programs. Eligible Students may receive as 5% fee refund on academic fees only

5. IMT Hyderabad Placements 2022
IMT Hyderabad has recorded consistently high placements over the years.

Key Placement 2022 highlights are as below:

  • Average Salary goes up by 30% at Rs.9.58 LPA from Rs.7.34 LPA last year
  • Highest Salary goes up at Rs.23.50 LPA from Rs.20 LPA last year
  • 50+ Companies participated in Placements 2022
  • PPOs received from Marico, Deloitte, Acko General Insurance, Advance Auto Parts
  • Consulting emerged as top recruiting domain with 31% offers
  • 24 Companies rolled out offers with salary package of more than Rs.12 LPA
  • Median Salary goes up at Rs.8.50 LPA from 6.75 LPA last year
  • Top Recruiters in Placements 2022 include Arcesium India, Advance Autoparts India, Amazon, Bain & Company, Cognizant, D.E.Shaw, Deloitte, Genpact, KPMG, HCL, Oracle, Wipro, Xiaomi among others.

6. Ideal Candidate for IMT Hyderabad Admission 2022
IMT Hyderabad looks forward to admitting bright students with diverse educational and regional background along with relevant work experience. Accordingly, IMT Hyderabad looks for the candidates with the following qualities and skills –

  • Should have an open and inquisitive mind
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Analytical and problem solving skills
  • Very good understanding of Business affairs and general awareness
  • Good domain knowledge
  • Should demonstrate future potential for employability

7. IMT Hyderabad Admission 2022: How to Apply?
To explore admission opportunity in IMT Hyderabad, the candidates need to apply for admission by filling up the IMT Hyderabad Application Form. IMT Hyderabad Admission 2022 Application Fee is Rs. 2000.

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IMT Hyderabad Admission 2022: Key Details

Entrance Exams Accepted
Who can apply?
  • Graduates with or without experience, interested in management sector
  • Young Working Professionals with work experience
Admission Status
Open | Apply Now
IMT Hyderabad Admission 2022 Last Date to Apply
March 31, 2022
Program Commencing for Batch 2022 – 24
As per AICTE academic calendar.

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8. IMT Hyderabad Admission Eligibility

  • IMT Hyderabad eligibility criteria require that the candidate must hold a bachelor's degree, with at least 50% marks or equivalent CGPA
  • Apart from a recognized graduate degree, the candidate should be registered and appeared in at least one of the exams namely CAT 2021/XAT 2022/CMAT 2022 or GMAT (Taken between Jan 1, 2018 and February 2022) and must score well to become eligible for admission.
  • A candidate appearing for the final year bachelor's degree/equivalent qualification examination and those who have completed the degree requirements and are awaiting results is also eligible to apply for IMT Hyderabad Admission

9. IMT Hyderabad Admission Process – Profile Based Shorting Introduced
IMT Hyderabad selection is a two stage process – shortlisting and final selection. For admission 2022 IMT Hyderabad has introduced profile based shortlisting criteria also. Let’s understand the IMT Hyderabad profile based shortlisting criteria:

9.1 IMT Hyderabad Profile Based Shortlisting Process
Elaborating the objective of Profile based shortlisting process, Prof. Dhanjay Kumar Singh, Chairperson Admissions and faculty at IMT Hyderabad shared with, “Over the years, the PDGM batch profiles at IMT Hyderabad have improved in many dimensions. Diversity in terms of educational background, regional background, gender and work experience has been one of the central ideas of admitting students for the PGDM Programs at IMT Hyderabad. Such diversity not only enriches the students’ educational experience but also prepares them well for their future work place settings”. 

Eligibility for Profile Based Shortlisting
In addition to meeting basic eligibility criteria and sound academic scores, the candidate should have at least one of the following capabilities/competencies to be eligible for profile based shortlisting:

  • Bachelors in any discipline (as per AICTE basic eligibility criteria) from a reputable and premium undergraduate college/university/institute within India
  • Bachelors in any discipline (as per AICTE basic eligibility criteria) from a reputable and ranked undergraduate foreign university
  • Have represented national/international level teams in sports
  • Other exceptional skills or talent which can be proven via Govt. certified documents, public awards or rewards
  • Exceptional Work Experience: The candidate should be working/ have worked in leading national/ foreign multinationals.
  • Have a minimum of 2 years (24 months) of post-graduation full time work experience.

9.2 Entrance Exam Cut Off for Shortlisting   
The entrance exam cut offs for Shortlisting Process 2022 by each exam are as below

MBA Entrance Exam
Cut off Percentile
CAT 2021
XAT 2022
CMAT 2022
550 Composite Score

10. Final Merit List Generation
The final merit of the candidate is a cumulative weighted average of the following components:

  • CAT/XAT/GMAT/CMAT (best score)
  • Academic Scores (Xth, XIIth and graduation) and quality/reputation and ranking of graduating college/institute/university
  • Performance in Critical Thinking Test and Personal Interview
  • Work experience, both in duration and quality (for working candidates)
  • Exceptional academics and relevant work experience for profile based admission

Hope you found this article on IMT Hyderabad useful in arriving at the admission decision for PGDM 2022-24 batch. Admission is open-

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