Indian Institute of Plantation management (IIPM) Banglore is an autonomous organization promoted by Ministry of Commerce, Government of India. The Fellow programme in Management (FPM) is an AICTE approved doctoral (Phd.) programme.
This FPM programme in Agri Business and plantation management will be beginning in August 2015.
Important Dates for admission in FPM programme at IIPM:
Last date to recieve the filled in application form: 25th July 2015
Eligibility Criteria for FPM programme at IIPM:
Post graduates from any discipline with 55% marks or equivalent subsequent to a Bachelor`s degree and higher secondary schooling. Those having professional qualifications like CA, ICWA, CS which are considered equal to post graduate degree are also eligible to apply,
Candidates possessing valid scores of CAT/GMAT/UGC-CSIRJRF/NET/ICAR-NET are encouraged to apply.
Selection process for FPM programme at IIPM:
Eligible candidates with any one of the following score will be called directly for Presentation and Interview:
i) CAT (scores of two years old with required cut off) as decided by the IIPMB.
ii) GMAT/GRE (not older than five years)
iii) UGC-CSIR-JRF/NET (scores not older than five years) in relevant area of
iv) ICAR NET (scores not older than 5 years)
Candidates who fulfill the required eligibility given above not taken any of the above qualifying tests, but have five years experience post to their eligible degree will have to qualify the internal test designed by IIPMB for the Group Discussion & Personal Interview. Those who qualify eligibility norms, and sponsored by Commodity Boards /Concerned Ministry / Plantation and Associated Agri-Business sectors / Associations etc., are exempted from the test. However they will be subject to interview.
How to Apply for FPM programme at IIPM:
For Prospectus and Application form, write to the ‘The Admissions Office’ along with a crossed Demand Draft for Rs. 1000/- (Rs. 500/-for SC/ST/PWD candidates, with relevant certificates) drawn in favour of "Indian Institute of Plantation Management", payable at Bangalore.
Total no. of seats: 10