IMT Nagpur Admission 2021: Check Criteria, Fee, Placements – Last Date to Apply – May 31, 2021


Register now for latest MBA Exam & Admissions Updates


Check Admission Status of Top B-schools & Apply Now

B-school  Application Status Last Date
Great Lakes Chennai Open | Apply Now December 05
IMI New Delhi Open | Apply Now December 13
MICA Ahmedabad Open | Apply Now January 16
TAPMI Manipal Open | Apply Now December 11
GIM Goa Open | Apply Now December 06
LBSIM Delhi Open | Apply Now Closing soon
SDA Bocconi Asia Center Open | Apply Now Closing soon
K J Somaiya Mumbai Open | Apply Now January 31 News Desk |
May 22, 2021
IMT Nagpur, leading B-school with Industry relevant courses, is open with its admission application process for next few days. With CMAT 2021 exam result declared now, IMT Nagpur last date to apply is extended to May 31, 2021. The Institute offers three AICTE approved 2 years full time programs namely PGDM, PGDM (Marketing) and PGDM (Finance). Read below to know details on Eligibility and selection criteria, cut off, fee, placement and more
IMT Nagpur Admission 2021

IMT Nagpur is a leading B-school with focus on innovative and industry relevant courses based on experiential learning. IMT Nagpur application process for admission 2021 for PGDM 2021-23 batch is open for next few more days. Last date to apply now closes on May 31, 2021

The application process at IMT Nagpur has been re-opened as many candidates could not apply due to the Covid 19 pandemic situation in India and due to CMAT 2021 exam result declared late on April 9. To promote cultural diversity in the Batch of 2021-23, the institute has decided to relax the cut-offs of CAT/XAT and CMAT scores for certain category of candidates

IMT Nagpur is consistently ranked among top 20 private B-Schools in country by Business Standards, The Week, Education World and Competition Success Review. It has recorded a jump of 10 positions in the NIRF 2020 ranking

Key Changes in Admission Criteria
The institute has made certain changes in its admission criteria for PGDM 2021-23 batch.

  • Interview of the shortlisted candidates is conducted online. 
  • With CMAT 2021 exam result declared on April 9, applicants can apply for IMT Nagpur admission by May 31, 2021
  • IMT Nagpur has relaxed the cut-off of CAT, XAT and CMAT score by 5 percentile for all Kashmiri migrants and Kashmiri Pandit/Kashmiri Hindu Families (non-migrants) domiciled in the Kashmir Valley) candidates
  • Women candidates with 70 percentile or more in CAT or XAT are encouraged to apply and avail special admission opportunity

IMT Nagpur: Highlights

  • The institute focuses on innovative and industry relevant courses based on experiential learning like 'social entrepreneurship project'; 'strategies for life & career' courses.
  • Pedagogical innovations, such as lab courses, outbound programs, flexi-core courses, certificate courses with industry leaders like KPMG, SAP, NSE, IBM, are conducted
  • IMT Nagpur has a strong faculty pool with perfect blend of industry and academic background.
  • Strong corporate connect with 100+ senior corporate leaders visiting IMT Nagpur in an academic year, result into good and consistent placement records.
  • 4000+ alumni network of IMT Nagpur and 30,000+ IMT group alumni network across the globe
  • Student driven campus with plenty of professional and personal growth opportunities in the form of committees, academic forums, clubs,
  • State of the art infrastructure and facilities in campus for teaching learning and recreation

Candidates Applying with all Accepted Exams Eligible to Attend PI: The Personal Interview process of IMT Common Admissions has started and the ongoing selection process is for applicants of CAT 2020 /XAT 2021 / GMAT (January 1, 2017 – February 28, 2021) and CMAT 2021.

Since CMAT exam was postponed, IMT was conducting the admission process provisionally for all CMAT applicants. Candidates who had applied to IMT Common Applications 2021 on the basis of CMAT 2021 could attend the online PI process. IMT shortlisted applicants on the basis their PI performance and other aspects of their profile. The offer of admission to such candidates was subject to meeting the CMAT score cut offs for IMT Nagpur campus. Candidates were allowed to update their CMAT 2021 test scores/percentiles on candidate portal in the IMT application form on release of CMAT result 2021.

Programmes Offered
IMT Nagpur offers AICTE approved 2 years full time PGDM, PGDM (Finance) and PGDM (Marketing)

Specializations Offered
In its PGDM programme, IMT Nagpur offers specialization in Marketing, Finance, HR & OB, Operations Management, Business Analytics & IT, and Economics

Scholarships offered
IMT Nagpur offers wide range of scholarships to the students in different PGDM programmes

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

Merit scholarships for candidates with high scores in Admission Tests
All candidates with high scores in CAT 2020/ XAT 2021. The candidates eligible for merit scholarship for 90+ percentile category may receive a 40-60 percent fee refund on academic fee only

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

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

Intake: 360 Students
IMT Nagpur offers three programs: PGDM, PGDM – Marketing and PGDM – Finance with a total intake of 360 seats.

IMT Nagpur Fees
IMT Nagpur fees for PGDM programme is Rs.12.12 lakhs for two years. IMT Nagpur fees

IMT Nagpur Placements
IMT Nagpur has recorded consistently high placements over the years. Average salary in Placement 2020 has stood at Rs.7.94 LPA and the highest salary is Rs.16 LPA. The placement process was stalled due to Corona Virus lockdown after 85% of the batch got placed and the process will resume after the companies start the operations. 

90 recruiters had visited the campus for placement 2020 prior to lockdown and offered roles in the Finance, BA & IT, Marketing, HR, Operations and other key domains. Some of the top recruiters include Bain & Company, Bata, Crisil, Fujitsu, Deloitte, Exide, ICICI Bank, KPMG, Federal Bank, Nielsen, Blue Star, SBI Life, Wipro among others

The two-year Post-Graduate Diploma in Management (PGDM) at IMT Nagpur is a full-time residential course for graduates from all disciplines wishing to choose a career in management.

How to Apply for IMT Nagpur Admission 2021
To explore admission opportunity in IMT Nagpur, the candidates need to apply for admission by using and filling up the IMT Nagpur Application form. The Application fee is Rs.2000/- which can be paid online or though demand draft.

imt nagpur

IMT Nagpur Admission Eligibility

  1. IMT Nagpur eligibility criteria require that the candidate must hold a bachelor's degree, with at least 50% marks or equivalent CGPA
  2. Apart from a recognized graduate degree, the candidate should be registered and appeared in at least one of the exams namely CAT 2020/XAT 2021/CMAT 2021 or GMAT (Taken between Jan 1, 2017 and February 28, 2021) and must score well to become eligible for admission.
  3. 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 Nagpur Admission

IMT Nagpur Admission cut off 2021
IMT Nagpur CMAT cut offs are expected at 90 percentile as was last year. The cut offs for CAT/XAT may remain between 80-85. According to IMT Nagpur,The CMAT cut-off percentile has been around 90 for IMT Nagpur for past few years. This year too it will be around the same.”

IMT Nagpur Selection Criteria

  • Applicants are short-listed for Personal Interview round on the basis of one of the following test score available CAT 2020 OR XAT 2021 OR GMAT OR CMAT 2021
  • Applicants need submit Profile Detail Form and SOP (300 words Appx)
  • Shortlisted candidates need to share one minute video introducing themselves, their back ground and career aspirations.
  • Candidates are called for online Personal Interview process only once.
  • The candidates who apply on the basis of more than one test score, the best score of such candidates shall be taken into the consideration at the time of Admission Offer
  • Admission decisions will be made after the online Personal Interview process and admission offers are made to the selected applicants.

Check the Key details on SOP, Video & PI

Profile Detail form & submission of SOP (300 words): A profile detail form will be sent to all shortlisted candidates. Candidates need to fill in the details of basic profile, education background, work experience etc. into this form. In addition to this, candidates need to mandatorily submit a 300 word ‘statement of purpose’. The details of SOP will be given and space for same will provided in the Profile detail form.

Video: All shortlisted candidates need to upload a one (1) minute video introducing themselves and their background, career aspirations etc. The same needs to be shot and uploaded in a given format and portal. The details of the video upload (portal, size, format etc.) will be shared with selected candidates in the SOP document mentioned above.

Personal Interview: All shortlisted candidates need to participate in an online interview process with 2-3 panellists. The interview will be 15-20 min long and will be in online video format. The details of the interview including login details and other protocols will be shared with students via the SOP document mentioned above.

Personal Interview Evaluation Criteria
The candidate shortlisted will have online Personal Interview process during which he/she will be evaluated on following five parameters:

  • Communication and Interpersonal Skills
  • Analytical and Problem Solving Skills
  • Business Affairs and General Awareness
  • Domain Knowledge
  • Future potential for employability

Final Merit
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 Online Personal Interview process in terms of above mentioned parameters
  • Work experience, both in duration and quality (for working candidates)

IMT Nagpur Final Selection Criteria weights for Admission 2021-23:

Percentage of Weightage
Key Points to Note
Best Score obtained in one of the exams will be considered
Academic score & Quality of Graduating Institute
Quality of Graduating Institute/ College/ University will be considered
Work Experience (Duration & Quality)
Highest Weightage depends upon the duration and quality of work experience
Academic Diversity
For Non-Engineers
Personal Interview
Depends upon the Performance of the candidate in PI round 
Both merit and campus score cut offs will be the basis of selection

The final merit of the candidate is a cumulative weighted average of CAT/XAT/GMAT (best score); Academic Scores (Xth, XIIth and graduation) and quality/reputation and ranking of graduating college/institute/university; Performance in Personal Interview process; Work experience, both in duration and quality (for working candidates). All PGDM programs for academic year 2021 commences in June 2021.

IMT Nagpur Admission 2021: Important Dates

Admission 2021 Activity
Important Dates
Online Common Application Phase-1 opens
September 14, 2020
IMT Nagpur Last Date to Apply for Phase-1
November 27, 2021
Online Application Phase-2 Opens
January 4, 2021
IMT Nagpur Last date to Apply Phase-2
May 31, 2021
IMT Admission Process Timeline
Started February 5, 2021 onwards
Session Commencement
June/July 2021

With the vision of offering world-class management education in India, Institute of Management Technology (IMT) Nagpur consistently opts for more innovations and changes in the selection process to choose IMT fit candidates.

Read More Related Admission Articls 

Stay tuned to for more updates on IMT Nagpur