IIM Ahmedabad: What it holds for you?
IIM Ahmedabad admissions are open as CAT 2014 has been concluded just now. Know about the college and its placements.
Imagine of having a cat score above 99 percentile. What do you think you would get in that? You are right. You thinking of IIM is a dream for every student who wishes for a masters in business administration.
As mentioned above, it requires a huge cat score of at least a 99 percentile to having being selected here at iim-a. It is not everyone's piece of cake. You need lot of hard work to get there.
Iim Ahmadabad, set up in 1961, is an public business school, being only second after the Calcutta. However, it is ranked the best business school in the country as well as in the asin pacific region per se. Established in response for a growing need for professional management courses in the country, the IIM have successfully achieved their purpose in this regard. Every student who wishes to study business wants to go for an iim.
Academics and eligibility for the courses
Firstly iim offers a range of post graduate courses in management with a special programmed called post graduate in agribusiness management. Though it offers full time academic programmers yet they are diplomas, not degrees.
A whole range of programs include a list of fellow programs in management, one year post graduate programs, faculty development programs, armed forces programs and so on. The site is very well informed with All the courses and would provide all necessary information to you.
How to apply?
The application and admission processes require you to pass the Cat exam with a needed percentile score. The students after being shortlisted by their score, get selected with a round of interviews, the final selection depends on their achievements as well. The achievements in subjects like arts, engineering’s and so on as well as in extracurricular areas count a lot.
People with experience can also be hired. Hence the PGP courses would have both , fresh graduates as well as experienced candidates.
Procedure for admissions
The candidate must have a bachelor’s degree, which is mandatory. The candidates shortlisted go through a academic writing test and then the personal interview. The final score known as the composite score is the percentage of PI, writing test and the cat score.
The institute is known for its great packages and placements in every year. Companies, from both private and public sector come to IIM to recruit. In recent years, there has been huge outpour of companies like Amazon, Accenture, Barclays, Asian paints, axis bank, credit Susie, bank of America, delloite, deutsche bank, Goldman Sachs, and so on. You name it and the company would be there in the list of iim Ahmadabad.
The packages, judging by the standard of companies coming are huge as compared to other b schools in the country. In fact it provides the highest packages and thus is known for the same. About 8000 alumni of this institute occupy the top managerial positions in the country and as well as outside.