IIM Indore Admission 2024: Cutoff, Selection Criteria, Eligibility & Admission Procedure

  •  Content Writer : Ashmeet Kaur
  • 10-01-2024

IIM Indore now provides an Integrated Program in Management at the undergraduate level, combining BBA and MBA degrees. To get in, candidates take the IPMAT exam, and final admission is determined by their interview and Aptitude Test performance. Additionally, IIM Indore offers PGPMX/PGPWE through its Mumbai campus and a GMPE program for working executives. For PGPMX, candidates need 5 years of work experience, while GMPE requires at least 3 years. Admission to PGPMX involves a PGPMX Aptitude Test and a Personal Interview.

IIM Indore provides research-level programs such as FPM, EFPM, and the recently introduced EFPMG. To secure admission to these programs, candidates need to submit their CAT/GRE/GATE/GMAT/JRF scores, along with a personal interview. 

2024 Admission Procedure

  • Registration for CAT: Interested candidates must register for CAT and simultaneously apply for the PGP/PGP-HRM programs at IIM Indore using the same application form.
  • CAT Exam: Applicants need to appear for the CAT examination conducted at various centers across India.
  • Shortlisting for Personal Interview: Candidates from each category will be shortlisted for the Personal Interview (PI) based on their CAT scores.
  • Personal Interview: The PI round will be conducted offline in cities like Bangalore, Chennai, Delhi, Hyderabad, Indore, Kolkata, and Mumbai.
  • Final Merit List: The final merit list of selected students will be prepared by considering the composite score, which includes 10th and 12th-grade marks, CAT scores, and PI performance.

IIM Indore Admission 2024: Cutoffs

Candidates applying for the PGP program are required to meet the eligibility criteria specified by CAT 2023 and achieve scores surpassing the minimum CAT cut-off percentiles. The anticipated CAT cut-off values are provided in the table below:

For PGP

Category

    Overall

  QA

DILR

VARC

General

90

80

80

80

EWS

90

80

80

80

NC-OBS

80

70

70

70

SC

60

55

55

55

ST

45

40

40

40

PwD

45

40

40

40

For PGP-HRM

Category

    Overall

  QA

DILR

VARC

General

70

60

60

75

EWS

60

55

55

65

NC-OBS

60

55

55

65

SC

55

50

50

55

ST

45

40

40

40

PwD

45

40

40

40

IIM Indore 2024: Selection Criteria

IIM Indore employs a three-stage selection process to identify candidates for its MBA program.

How to Apply for MBA/ MBA-HRM?

  • Visit the CAT official website or www.iimcat.ac.in
  • Register on the website to obtain system-generated login credentials.
  • Log in to your account and start filling out the application form, including personal, academic, and professional details. Upload all required documents.
  • Choose the course and institute; click on ‘PGP of IIM Indore’ and select the exam center.
  • Complete the form and submit it.
  • Pay the application fee to finalize the process.

EPGP Admission 2024

  • Application Form: Complete the application form found on the IIM Indore website.
  • Shortlisting for PI: Candidates will undergo shortlisting based on their GMAT score for the Personal Interview (PI) round.
  • Personal Interview: Shortlisted candidates are required to participate in a personal interview, which may be conducted either offline or online via Zoom.
  • Final Selection: The ultimate selection is determined by a composite score derived from both the GMAT score and the PI performance. Candidates who make the cut will receive a provisional admission offer.

EPGP Admission Process 2024

Candidates will undergo shortlisting based on their GMAT scores. Those who make the cut will then participate in a Personal Interview. The final merit list will be formulated using the composite score, and provisional admission offers will be extended. The calculation of the composite score involves assigning 50 points each for the GMAT Score and the Personal Interview Score.

How to Apply for EPGP?

Prospective candidates must complete the online application form on the official IIM Indore website. They need to furnish all required details, upload necessary documents, and submit a non-refundable application fee of INR 5,900.

PGPMX Admission 2024

  • Application Form: Complete the application form provided on the IIM Indore website.
  • Aptitude Test & Interview: Attend the PGPMX Aptitude Test and interview, which may take place on the same day or separately.
  • Offer of Admission: Candidates will be chosen based on their performance in the Aptitude test and interview, and an admission offer will be extended.
  • Acceptance of Admission: Accepted candidates must confirm their admission within the specified timeframe by paying the commitment fee to secure their place in the PGPMX program.

PGPMX Selection Criteria

Candidates' selection for the PGPMX program hinges on their combined performance in the PGPMX Aptitude Test and the Personal Interview.

Admission Process for PGPMX

Prospective candidates must complete the application form on the IIM Indore website and remit a non-refundable application fee of INR 5,000.

In conclusion, the IIM Indore Admission process for the year 2024 promises a rigorous yet rewarding journey for aspiring candidates. With a focus on a comprehensive selection process, including aptitude tests and interviews, the institute ensures a thorough evaluation of applicants. Prospective students are encouraged to check the official IIM Indore website for detailed information on fees, cutoffs, selection criteria, and eligibility. 

As the admissions unfold, successful candidates can anticipate a transformative experience at one of India's premier management institutions. Stay tuned for further updates and announcements from IIM Indore