Post Graduate Programme in Food & Agribusiness Management (PGP-FABM)

IIM Ahmedabad: Indian Institute of Management

Post Graduate Programme in Food & Agribusiness Management (PGP-FABM)
Course Type:
MBA/PGDM
Tuition Fee:
INR 23,00,000
Duration:
24 Months
Total Seats:
50

Admissions: To apply, submit details below…

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Course Highlights
  • Transforms young men and women into competent professional managers for the agriculture, food, agri-business, rural and allied sectors.
  • The programme builds sensitivity to domestic and international market needs and span the entire agricultural value chain.
  • The programme equips the participants with the requisite knowledge, skills and attitudes for managerial decision making and implementation in the unique context of agribusiness
  • Encourages entrepreneurial capabilities in participants to make them effective change agents in agri-business and develop capabilities to become leaders and nurture in them a commitment for integrity, ethics and social purpose
Eligibility
Exams Taken
CAT | GMAT
Work Experience
Not Applicable
Admissions Process
  • -- The candidate must hold a Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree in agricultural sciences or agriculture-related disciplines, with at least 50% marks or equivalent CGPA [in case of the candidates belonging to Scheduled Caste (SC)/Scheduled Tribe (ST) and Differently Abled (DA) category, this is relaxed to 45%;   Or,
  • -- The candidate must hold at least a Bachelor’s/Master’s degree or equivalent qualification in any non-agricultural discipline from a University or Institution as defined in the above paragraph and have a strong interest in agriculture, food, rural and allied sectors. Such candidates will be required to submit a special form as described in section 2.1 under admission procedure. Failure to submit the form will disqualify the candidate from being considered further for admission to the programme.
  • -- Candidates appearing for the final year bachelor’s degree/equivalent qualification examination and those who have completed degree requirement and are awaiting results can also apply.

 

Admission/Selection Procedure
The selection of candidates for admission to the 2022-24 batch of PGP-FABM at IIM Ahmedabad is a two-step process.

  • -- In the first step, candidates will be short-listed for Personal Interviews (PI) and Analytical Writing Test (AWT) from among candidates who have applied for the programme and have a valid CAT/GMAT score and satisfy the eligibility criteria for the programme. An overseas category candidate who applies with a GMAT score instead of a CAT score should have total scaled score of at least 700.
  • -- The second step is the final selection round comprising Personal Interview and Analytical Writing Test.  Final admission offer will be made on the basis of AWT-PI scores and composite score consisting of Academics, CAT percentile.

 

Last Date to Apply: September 15, 2021

Important Dates
CAT
Last date to apply for admission:
September 15, 2021
Cut off accepted:
70.00 percentile
GMAT
Last date to apply for admission:
September 15, 2021
Cut off accepted:
Not available
Cut off score:
700.00
Interview & GD Process
Essay writing | Personal Interview
Seats
Seats: 50

Placements

Placement 2020

All
Average Salary: 16,33,000 per annum
Highest Salary: 30,04,000 per annum
Top Recruiters: DayTo Day Health, FIIT-JEE, INI Farms, De-Haat, ETh, Fresh VnF, Kalash Seeds, NISG, AgriBazaar, Stryker, ADM, AMtJL, Banas Dairy, Cloudtail, Coromandel, Dudhsagar, EY, Little Artist, NAFED, Pioneering Ventures, RBL Bank

Placement 2018

All
Average Salary: 15,20,000 per annum
Highest Salary: 26,00,000 per annum
Top Recruiters: Amul, Mahyco, ADM, Vink, ITC, Walmart, Godrej Agrovet, PI Industries, TGI, Flourish Foods, Pioneering Ventures, Amazon Cloudtail, Reckit Benckiser

Placement 2017

All
Average Salary: 15,64,000 per annum
Highest Salary: 27,07,000 per annum
Top Recruiters: 20 firms participated including Godrej Agrovet, PI Industries, TGI, Flourish Foods, Pioneering Ventures, Amazon Cloudtail, Reckit Benckiser, Yes Bank

Placement 2016

All
Average Salary: 14,49,000 per annum
Highest Salary: 27,07,000 per annum
Top Recruiters: Godrej, Future Group, Amazon Cloudtail, HDFC Omniactives, Reckit Benckiser, Monsanto, Rabo Bank, Syngenta, TAFE, Yes Bank, Span Divergent

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