IIMA - Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad


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IIMA - Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad

Postby cat_master » Wed Jul 30, 2008 12:25 pm

IIM Ahmedabad

Description :

Considered to be the top management school of India, and arguably, the toughest B-school in the world to get into, the IIM - Ahmedabad was founded in 1961 and boasts of its prestigious and highly rigorous curriculum. The program nurtures world-class managers by exposing them to real life unstructured situations along with analytical tools and business philosophies. Students gain conceptual insights into managerial decision-making while fine tuning their interpersonal skills.


Post Graduate Program (PGP) Management is 2 year, full-time residential program that allows students the time and pace to discover their area of interest, while the PGPX is one year full-time program for executives and is aimed at rapid career progression. PGP in Agri-Business management is focused on the food and agriculture sector, while the fellow program in management (FPM) is research intensive, doctoral program.


The IIMs conduct their own entrance test, known as the CAT, which is used to evaluate an applicant's eligibility for the program. Based on the overall profile of the candidate and his/her CAT scores, invitations for group discussions and personal interviews are sent to selected set of candidates.

Class Profile:

The 2008 class consisted of 43% freshers and 45% students with 0-24 months of work experience. 75% students came from engineering background and 12% from commerce. Technology constitutes a major sector with 35% of the class from this sector.


The CAT is usually held in November each year.

Course Fee:

Fees for 2008-10 program are approx. Rs. 11,00,000.


The average domestic salary bagged by the class of 2008 was Rs. 17.8 lakh.

Related link: http://www.iimahd.ernet.in

Re: IIMA - Placements 2009

Postby admin » Sun Apr 19, 2009 2:57 pm

The highest salary offered was over Rs 1-crore.
The domestic average salary is down to Rs 12.17 lakh.
Average international salary is $83,000.

39% students are placed in the Finance sector. 24% in Marketing; and 3% opted for positions in Marketing.

Average salary bagged by the Agri-Business Management class is Rs. 8.5 lakh p.a.

Re: IIMA - Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad

Postby joeraman » Fri Oct 08, 2010 4:56 pm

can you give the latest information?

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