Careers360 Live Chat: Q&A with Prof. Shailendra Nigam, Chairperson Admission, IMI, New Delhi
Prof. Shailendra Nigam, Chairperson Admission of IMI, New Delhi takes queries from prospective MBA students on different aspects of admissions and management course of IMI, New Delhi. Careers360 brings here all the Q&A from the live chat with the IMI, New Delhi faculty.
Excerpts from the Careers360 Live Chat.
Aman: Is your PGDM programme affiliated with AMBA?
Prof. Shailendra Nigam: Yes its accredited by AMBA; moreover it has National Board of Accreditation. These are good enough for any premiere B-school in the country.
Saurav: Where is IMI located in Delhi? What is the fee structure for MBA full time? Do you provide hostel facility?
Prof. Shailendra Nigam: Our campus is located in South Delhi. The total amount of fee for MBA Full Time is- 15.4 Lakhs. Yes, we have hostel facilities and it is compulsory to stay in our hostel, even if the candidate is living in Delhi.
Arun: Could you help me with the ranking of IMI New Delhi? What is so special about IMI?
Prof. Shailendra Nigam: It varies according to different rating agencies. However, IMI New Delhi is ranked amongst the renowned institutes. IMI provides one of the best academic programs in terms of faculties, projects and corporate competitions. You will get very bright opportunities during the placement programme.
Ashik V A: I have done my Masters in Statistics. Would be great if you throw some light on the benefits of pursuing MBA with my educational background?
Prof. Shailendra Nigam: I must say, you have taken a good decision. Nowadays, Analytics is playing a pivotal role in management studies. There are many programmes which are specifically related to Analytics. So go ahead with your plan.
Sandhya: My daughter is preparing for CAT exams. We are from South India, so would like to know whether she would be able to find students from our region?
Prof. Shailendra Nigam: We do have many students from South India. To be specific, 15 percent students come from South India and are faring well.
Prof. Shailendra Nigam: Last year, it was 90 percentile. The sectional cut-off was; 75 for Verbal Ability and Reading Comprehension(VARC), followed by Data Interpretation and Logical Reasoning(DI & LR) which was 70 and Quantitative Ability(QA)was 70. We do not have the policy of Reservation as we do not differentiate students based on their caste, creed and race.
Priti: I scored 73 percent in 10th boards, 74 percent in intermediate, 59.9 percent in BE Automobile Engineering. Now, how much should I score in CAT exam to join IIMS? If I get 95% percentile, does my chance get increased to get into IIM colleges?
Prof. Shailendra Nigam: Definitely. With your academic scores and 95 percentile in CAT; you can surely fetch a seat in one of the IIMs. As CAT is a shorlisting criterion, so one has to clear CAT exam first and plan for college later.
Vineet: If I have an academic backlog or lose a year during my graduation will that affect my MBA admissions especially during the interview?
Prof. Shailendra Nigam: Academic break or backlog will not affect your MBA admissions but your interview should go well. That is the most important parameter.
Rahul Bansal: Do you require prior work experience to join the executive programme? Is it a regular programme?
Prof. Shailendra Nigam: For IMI, minimum five years work experience is required to get admission to Executive MBA. Yes, it is a regular residential programme.
Arjun: Is internship necessary for a good profile?
Prof. Shailendra Nigam: It is mandatory for the program and it helps in the final placement.
Rachna: How are placements in your college? What is the lowest package one can expect from your college in PGDM?
Prof. Shailendra Nigam: According to last year’s statistics, almost 100 per cent placements happened from IMI, New Delhi. In PGDM, the minimum package offered was Rs. 10 Lakh Per Annum.
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how is international Maritime institute noida.which is better anglo eastern or imi
international Maritime institute noida is really good college in terms of infrastructure, placement, faculty you will definitly enjoy your college days.
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Is there any possibililty IMI kolkata reopen there online application now?
International management institute in kolkata offers courses on following disciplines,
- Post Graduate Diploma in Management (PGDM)
- Fellowship Programme in Management (FPM), Doctoral Level Programme
PGDM programme is equivalent to MBA with equivalence granted by Association of Indian Universities (AIU), Government of India.
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is taking addmission in IMI noida is good for btech marine engineering?
International Maritime Institute (IMI), Noida is a good college. The placement records are good. The reviews from the students says that it is a great college, with good faculties and placement records. Fees is 2.25 lakhs per year. Admission is done on the basis of merit in IMU CET exam followed by counseling.
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what would be good decision for BSc data science from 2020 among - ILEAD college kolkata, NSEC college kolkata, NSHM knowledge college kolkata, MAKAUT university Haringhata, Technology india university kolkata Or any in West Bengal?
I have rearranged the colleges as per preferences,
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5. ilead college kolkata.
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Which is better- IMI Delhi PGDM- HR OR LBSIM Core?
IMI is 2nd Best among NIRF ranked colleges in Delhi in 2019 on the other hand 9th Best among NIRF ranked colleges in Delhi in 2019 , this already has answered a lot of questions. Though both of them have a similar placement opportunity for their students with average package being 8.6 Lakhs per annum at LBSIM and 14 lakhs per annum at IMI, though the highest package is same which is 21 lakhs per annum. With regard to brand name IMI Delhi would be a better choice in comparison to LBSIM.
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