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IIM Ahmedabad

IIM Ahmedabad

The Institute is located in the industrial city of Ahmedabad which is also the capital of Gujarat.

The present campus, spread over 67 acres with a lush green cover, is being extended by a further 39 acres. The extended campus will feature a state-of-the-art international management and convention centre along with further classrooms, dormitories, and ancillary facilities.

Admission Procedure

Indian candidates are admitted through the regular admission channel that is based on the applications received through the Common Admission Test (CAT) conducted by the Indian Institutes of Management (IIMs). These candidates are required to take the CAT, and if short-listed attend a group discussion and interview, and provide three letters of reference from persons who know them closely in terms of their academic/professional performance. Final selection is based on performance in CAT, scholastic achievement, work experience, performance in the group discussions, written summary of group discussion, and interview, and three letters of reference.


Candidates are required to have a Bachelor's Degree of at least 3-years duration or equivalent in any discipline recognized by the Association of Indian Universities/AICTE as eligible for post graduate studies in management, with at least 50% marks or equivalent CGPA [45% in case of the candidates belonging to Scheduled Caste (SC)/ Scheduled Tribe (ST) or Persons with Disability (PWD) category],

Candidates in the final year of a Bachelor's degree course (or equivalent) are also eligible to apply. Such candidates should, however, complete examinations and all other requirements before 30th June every year and must produce their final mark sheets before 31st December every year.

Courses Offered

Student intake: 250
Faculty Student Ratio: 1:8
Student Profile: Male:Female (7:1); Engineer:Non-engineer (5:1); With work experience:Fresher (2:1)

IIMA offers diverse programmes for the development of management in the country. They are :-

  1. Post Graduate Programme in Public Management and Policy (PGP - PMP)
  2. Post-graduate Programme in Agri-Business Management (PGP-ABM)
  3. Post Graduate Programme in Management for Executives (PGPX)
  4. Post-Graduate Programme in Management (PGPM)
  5. Fellow Programme in Management (FPM)
  6. Faculty Development Programme (FDP)
  7. Executive Education Programme 


Fee for tuition, room, boarding, teaching material, computer facilities, and other fees for a single student living on the campus for the batch 2008-2010 is likely to be Rs.5,75,000 per year. Personal expenses on travel, clothes, laundry, etc. are extra.


Average Domestic Salary: Rs. 17.85 lakhs per annum
Average International Salary: $ 119,000 per annum

Highest Domestic Acceptances: Rs. 50 to Rs. 70 lakhs
Highest International Acceptances: $ 280,000 to $ 360,000


The IIM Ahmedabad offers homely environment to its interns both the students and faculty and staff members. The Student housing is divided into 20 dormitories, each capable of accommodating 25-40 students in independent rooms. The excellent sports and fitness facilities on the campus ensure that students can remain fit and healthy to take on the strenuous academic challenges.

Campus life:-

Being a residential institute, the students and the faculty stay in the Louis Kahn designed, lush - green campus. The community is cosmopolitan, with both the students and the faculty hailing from different parts of India. An international flavour is added by overseas students, who come here every year as part of an exchange programme. The IIM-A alumni, all over the world, constitute a vital part of the community, stretching it beyond the boundaries of the campus.


Postal Addresses:

Indian Institute of Management
Vastrapur,Ahmedabad 380 015

Tel: 91 79 2630 7241
Fax: 91 79 2630 6896


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Indian Institute of Management Ahmedabad

Location : Ahmedabad

Director : Dr. S K Barua

Approval/Accreditation : NA

Flagship programme : PGPM

Student intake : 257

Fees (full course) : Rs. 1,250,000 (including lodging expenses)

Admission test cut-offs : CAT : 99.3

Full-time faculty : 94

Faculty with industry experience (over 10 years) : 29

Average placement salary : Rs. 13.9 lakhs

Top recruiters : Bank of Baroda, SEBI, BPCL, ICRA, IOCL Mc Kinsey & Co., TAS

Conferences : Marketing on Emerging Economies

Student activities : Combos (sports events), Prayaas (initiative to provide education to children), Talent nite

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