IIM Ahmedabad Selection Criteria 2018 has announced. Aspirants want admission in Fellow Programme in Management (FPM) for the academic year 2018-20 can apply at IIM Ahmedabad Website i.e. iima.ac.in. The application form is available until January 22 and the fee is INR 500 for all categories.
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IIMA Admission Schedule 2018 for FPM is mentioned in the following table:
|CAT 2017 Exam Date||November 26, 2017|
|Last date to apply||January 22, 2018|
|Interviews of shortlisted aspirants||February 15- March 20, 2018|
|Announce of merit list||April 2018|
|Classes begin from||May 6, 2018|
FPM admits aspirants who are highly motivated and have a strong academic background. Aspirants must hold any one of the following qualifications to apply for IIM Ahmedabad’s FPM: This programme prepares students for a career in research in positions or academia in an industry.
To qualify as an Indian resident abroad, an aspirant should be an Indian passport holder who expects to live, work or study outside India for minimum 12 months continuously as on December 30, 2017.
The expected CAT Cutoff 2017 for IIMA is given below:
|Category||Verbal Reading and Comprehension||DI/LR Section||Quantitative Aptitude Section||Overall Percentile|
Aspirants fulfilling the following at least cut-offs in the sectional percentile ranks and total percentile ranks in GMAT will only be considered for all subsequent stages. The at least need score is given below:
Aspirants applying for IIM Ahmedabad FPM need to have undergone more than 15 years (10+2+3 years) of education and a valid CAT 2016 score or a standard test in lieu of CAT 2016. The standard test for Foreign and NRI aspirants is GMAT (Graduate Management Aptitude Test). However, the standard score is not needed if an aspirant is-
Various areas of IIMA have specified various standard tests that aspirants applying to the FPM in their areas can take in lieu of CAT. It should be noted that validity of scores other than CAT Exam is valid only for 2 years from the date of the test to the deadline for submission of IIM Ahmedabad FPM application form. These standard tests are given in the following table:
|Food & Agribusiness||CAT/ GRE/ GMAT/ UGC-JRF/ ICAR-SRF|
|Finance and Accounting||CAT / GRE/ GMAT|
|Business Policy||CAT/ GMAT/ GRE|
|Productions and Quantitative Methods||CAT/ GMAT/ GRE/ GATE/ UGC-JRF in Mathematical Sciences|
|Information Systems||CAT/ GMAT/ GRE/ GATE|
|Economics||CAT/ GRE/ GMAT|
|Innovation and Management in Education||CAT/ GMAT/ GRE/ GATE/ UGC-JRF|
|Marketing||CAT/ GMAT/ GRE|
|Organizational Behavior||CAT/ GMAT/ GRE / UGC-JRF|
|Human Resource Management||CAT/ GMAT/ GATE/ GRE/ UGC-JRF|
|Public Systems||CAT/ GRE/ GMAT/ GATE/ UGC-JRF|
The selected group of aspirants will be called for individual interview after evaluating the submitted applications. Advisable aspirants will be preferred for an interview for FPM selection procedure. Interviews will be taken by the faculty and members of the FPM Executive and Committee for admission. Interviews will be held from February 15- March 20, 2018.
In case of any questions, below are the contact details:
Fellow Programme in Management
Indian Institute of Management
Vastrapur, Ahmedabad 380 015
Contact Number: 079 6632 4638/ 39