Institute for Financial Management - IFMR, Chennai

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Institute for Financial Management - IFMR, Chennai

Postby cat_master » Sun Oct 19, 2008 8:37 pm

Institute for Financial Management Chennai

Established in 1970 as a non-profit organization, IFMR was sponsored by ICICI, the House of Kotharis and other major industrial groups. The Board of Governors includes leaders of major corporations in India. The Finance Secretary, Government of Tamilnadu, and the Vice Chancellor of the University of Madras are ex officio board members.
The Institute for Financial Management and Research (IFMR), Chennai, is a leading business school with the objective of moulding bright and ambitious young managers into effective executives in a global setting. IFMR’s curriculum offers a mix of theory and simulated real life exposure. Its graduates are equipped to meet challenges from the day they are absorbed into the corporate sector.

RANKING
In the 2007 rating of business schools IFMR was ranked an outstanding 10th among all private B-Schools in India as well as 10th in Intellectual Capital, in the Outlook B-School Survey (Outlook – September 17, 2007). In the All India Management Association (AIMA) B-School survey 2007, IFMR was rated “A” .

Admission Procedure:
1. Application kits can be obtained from IFMR beginning September 1, 2008, on payment of Rs.
1200.00 by cash or DD favouring Institute For Financial Management & Research and payable
at Chennai. Cheques will not be accepted.
2. Application kits are also available against payment at IMS / T.I.M.E / Career Launchers and
select branches of ICICI Bank. Please refer to IFMR’s websites for the list of branches/centres.
3. The application form can also be downloaded from our website http://www.ifmr.ac.in. In case of
downloaded applications, they should be accompanied by payment of Rs. 1200.00 by DD
favouring Institute For Financial Management & Research and payable at Chennai. Cheques will
not be accepted.
4. Filled in applications with supporting documents should reach IFMR on or before December 10,
2008 for CAT Scores and January 31, 2009 for XAT/GMAT scores..

Eligiblity:
PGDM / PGDM (DSF)
i. Graduates with a consistent First Class in Standards X, XII & Graduation.
ii. Any one of CAT 2008 / XAT 2009 / GMAT ( taken in or after August 2007) scores
PGDM (FE)
i. Graduates in Mathematics, Statistics, Computer Science, Physics and Engineering with a consistent First Class in Standards X, XII & Graduation.
ii. Any one of CAT 2008 / XAT 2009 / GMAT( taken in or after August 2007) scores

Selection Criteria:
Shortlisted candidates who fulfill the eligibility criteria as above will be called for a Psychometric Test,
Group Discussion and Personal Interview at IFMR campus in Chennai and / or other cities on dates
to be notified later..

Programmes Offered:
IFMR offers the following main programs:
Post Graduate Diploma in Management (PGDM): 2 years, full time
Post Graduate Diploma in Management - Financial Engineering (PGDM-FE): 2 years, full time
Post Graduate Diploma in Management - Developmant & Sustainable Finance (PGDM - DSE): 2 years, full time
Post Graduate Diploma in Business Management (PGDM): 3 years, part time

Placements:
15 companies participated in the campus placement process for Full time PGDM Batch of 2006-08.
85% of the batch was placed on first day of the placement week within a matter of a few hours.
On an average there were 1.37 offers per student on Day 1.
The highest offer was made by UBS for Rs.8.5 lakhs, a commendable 13.3 % increase from last year's Rs.7.5lakhs.
The average CTC is expected to be Rs 6.8 lakhs which will be an increase of 20.3 % from last year's Rs.5.6 lakhs.
*http://www.ifmr.ac.in/html/main.php

Hostels:-
Hostel rooms are equipped with attached bathrooms and are occupied by students on a twin-sharing basis. Student hostel rooms are equipped with networked computers. Executive rooms are also available for management trainees and guests. The management has a dedicated team for the hostel that ensures cleanliness and the best service.

Campus life:-
Campus life at IFMR is truly pan Indian in nature. Not only does IFMR’s peaceful locality offer an ideal atmosphere for study but, as students come from all over India, every Indian festival becomes a cause for celebration.
Each classroom is air-conditioned and equipped with audio visual aids as well as computers with Internet connectivity. Training programs for executives are also conducted in these classrooms.
There is also a state of art conference room, used by the students to conduct group discussions and also by many corporates for conducting their company programs.

Contacts:-
INSTITUTE FOR FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT AND RESEARCH
24, Kothari Road,
Nungambakkam,
Chennai - 600 034,
India.
Phone: +91 44 28303400
Fax: +91 44 28279208
E-mail : admissions@ifmr.ac.in

Website : http://www.ifmr.ac.in

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