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IIM Ahmedabad

Indian Institute of Management Ahmedabad (IIM Ahmedabad), sometimes also written as IIM-A, is unanimously the best and most popular management institute of India, and finds its prominent ranking among the top business schools of all over the world. Well-established in the year 1961 collectively by the Government of India and Government of Gujarat, the ultimate aim of iim ahmedabad is to provide top quality management education as per the requirements of contemporary global business to the Indian and International students and professionals, for a better and prosperous world. Many of its erudite and well-experienced faculty members are the expert faculty members of several leading and reputed business schools of the world also. Most of the students of iim ahmedabad occupy high posts and managerial positions in big and top companies and corporate houses of India and the world. Moreover, a pleasantly exotic and International flavor is added to its cosmopolitan ambiance every year, by the foreign student exchange programme of this generous institute.

IIM Ahmedabad Faculties

The 100-acre campus of iim is well-established for the best possible management education, amenities and other lavish facilities to the students and professionals from India and abroad. Designed by Louis Kahn, the sprawling green campus of iim contains a large number of academic complexes and centers, faculty and administrative offices, a well-equipped rich library, residences of faculty and staff, sports complex, and more than 20 student dormitories and accommodation amenities (to accommodate about 800 occupants).

The following are the main management courses and programmes offered by the iim ahmedabad:

Post Graduate Programmes in Management (PGP): The PGP in Business Management programme is perhaps the most adorable and popular iim ahmedabad mba course for Indian students and professionals. This two-year management course of iim ahmedabad has only 250 seats. The student exchange programme during this iim ahmedabad management course with over 25 globally reputed foreign business schools and universities, is one of the salient features of this programme. The Dual Degree programme of iim ahmedabad for PGP students is immensely popular and cherished. At present, its major dual-degree foreign partners are ESSEC Business School, Bocconi University, and HEC Paris.

Post Graduate Programme in Agri-Business Management (PGP-ABM): This iim ahmedabad mba course is a two-year residential management programme confined mainly and exclusively to the management of agriculture sector and businesses connected with it. There are only 30 seats available for this iim ahmedabad mba programme.

Faculty Development programmes (FDP):? The FDP of iim ahmedabad is for Teachers, business Managers, Trainers, and Researchers in the Human Resource Departments for enabling them to select and manage most efficiently their staff in colleges or industrial units or in any R&D department. For this management course of iim ahmedabad, candidates must have at least two years of professional work experience at the post graduate level.

Post Graduate Programmes in Management for Executives (PGPX): The PGPX programme of iim ahmedabad is specially designed for the booming career of senior business executives who have substantial work experience (up to 10 years and above) in professional business in any business company of India or abroad. This one-year full-time iim ahmedabad mba course is among the most prestigious and lucrative management courses of the world over. The 2011 Financial Times Global MBA rankings placed this iim ahmedabad executive mba programme at the 11th position and its salary potential at the second position, in businesses of all over the world.

Post Graduate Programme in Public Management and Policy (PGP-PMP): This one-year full-time management programme of iim ahmedabad is meant for the senior professional who have at least seven year of enriching work experience.

Fellow Programmes in Management (FPM): These Doctoral programmes of iim ahmedabad are offered in 10 areas of specializing research and training.

IIM Ahmedabad Admissions

The above-mentioned iim ahmedabad courses are provided in the specified sectors or subjects, and also in the subjects of Business & Management, Economics, Finance, Trade Logistics, Marketing, and Organization & Leadership. However, there are no iim ahmedabad online mba courses provided. The following criteria and procedures are conducted for selecting suitable and perfect candidates for different iim ahmedabad management courses.

For admission to the PGP and PGP-ABM programmes of iim ahmedabad, the CAT entrance test and subsequent Group Discussions and personal Interviews are the selection criteria. Candidates for the PGPX programme are selected on the basis of GMAT scores, leadership profiles, and personal interviews. Successful teaching, managing, or researching experiences are the criteria for short-listing candidates for the FDP. And, for the PGPPMP the selection procedures are GMAT/CAT scores, or any specially devised admission tests for this purpose.

IIM Ahmedabad Address

The address of iim ahmedabad is as follows:

Indian Institute of Management Ahmedabad (IIM Ahmedabad) Vastrapur, Ahmedabad (Gujarat) - 380015.

Telephone: +91-79-2630-7241.