IIM Indore-Indian Institute of Management,Selection Criteria

About IIM Indore Programmes

IIM Indore is regarded as one of the most beautiful educational institute campuses in India among all B-Schools by students, parents and professionals alike. Situated atop a scenic hillock, the Institute is blessed with scenic beauty and has remarkable architecture, structural designs and facilities. The campus provides an ideal backdrop for contemplative learning.

The pace of development in infrastructural facilities in IIM Indore has been phenomenal. The Institute has world class lecture theatres, well-equipped gymnasiums and extended sports facilities for more than 1500+ students, faculty and staff; and their families too. Below is a brief description of the various facilities at the Institute:

Rank of IIM Indore :

IIM Indore was ranked #6 by the Business Today 50 best business schools of 2012,#5 by the Hindustan Times India’s top 50 business schools of 2011 and #8 by the 2012 edition of CNBC-TV18’s Top B-Schools in India.

IIM Indore Programmes :

Academic Programmes

Post Graduate Programme in Management (PGP)

Executive Post Graduate Programme in Management (EPGP)

Post Graduate Programme at Mumbai (PGP-Mumbai)

Five Year Integrated Programme in Management (IPM)

Fellow Programme in Management (FPM)

Fellow Programme in Management (Industry)

Faculty Development Programme

Executive Programmes

Executive Post Graduate Programme in Management (EPGP)

Management Development Programme (MDP)

Customised Programmes

Broadband Based Executive Education Programme (BBEEP)

Certificate Course in Business Management for Defence Officers

Post Graduate Programme in Management for Executives – PGPMX

Academic Infrastructure :

IIM Indore has 1500+ students enrolled; being trained and educated by 86 teachers (both visiting and regular). The Institute also has efficient staff members, taking care of the Institute’s administration. The academic facilities include:

Learning Centre (Library)

2 Computer Laboratories

30 Syndicate Rooms

33 Lecture Theatres

76 Faculty Cabins

Residential Infrastructure

Hostel Block Facilities

Sports/Recreation Facilities

Eating Joints

Healthcare & Other Facilities

Transport Infrastructure

IT Infrastructure

Changes in the admission criteria when compared with last year’s process :

IIM Indore has announced the selection criteria for admission 2016-2018. Candidates need to clear a minimum CAT 2015 cut off to be eligible for IIM Indore Admission 2016.Indian Institute of Management Indore will first generate a merit list. On the basis of this, candidates will be called for WAT and PI. Weightage will be given to factors such as class Xth and XIIth marks, work experience, and diversity factor. Know the IIM Indore (IIMI)

  • The minimum eligibility criteria of sectional percentiles has been decreased by 5 percentile points for General/OBC NC category, where as it has been increased by 5 percentile points for SC/ST/DA applicants.
  • The weightage for SSC and 12th scores in the shortlisting stage has been increased by 1 and 5 marks respectively.
  • The weightage for CAT score in the shortlisting stage has been reduced by 6 marks.

Admission Process :

The admission process for the PGP program comprises of following stages.

  1. Shortlisting candidates for WAT/PI round.
  2. Final Selection of candidates post WAT/PI round
Category Overall CAT 2015 score percentile Sectional CAT 2015 score percentile
General 90 80
OBC (NC) 80 70
SC 60 55
ST/DA 50 45

Among the pool of candidates who meet the above mentioned percentiles, a list of candidates who would be called for attending Written ability test (WAT) and Personal Interview rounds is generated using the following parameters.

Components Maximum Weight
CAT 2015 Score 21
Class X Marks 36
Class XII Marks 40
Gender Diversity Factor 3
Total 100

IIM Indore will conduct WAT/PI in Bangalore, Chennai, Hyderabad, Indore, Kolkata, Mumbai, and New Delhi.

The following are the weightages that would be considered during the final selection of candidates

Components Maximum Weight
Class X Marks 17.5
Class XII Marks 17.5
Bachelor Degree Marks 15
WAT score 15
PI score 35
Total 100