IIM Indore Admission Criteria 2021 - Shortlist Candidates List Out
IIM Indore Admission Criteria 2021 - Indian Institute of Management (IIM), Indore has released the list of shortlisted candidates for the second round on its official website. Candidates can check their status of the provisional IIM shortlist for personal interview by entering the CAT 2020 registration number and email id/ date of birth. Earlier the institute had released the admission criteria of PGP and PGP-HRM for the academic batch of 2021-23 in online mode on its official website. In order to participate in the admission process of IIM Indore, one will have to fulfil the eligibility criteria as well as they need to fill the IIM Indore application form for the same. The admission criteria of IIM Indore will consist of three stages for the academic year of 2021-23 which are IIM Eligibility criteria, Shortlist candidates for Written Ability Test (WAT) and Personal Interview (PI) and Final selection. IIM Indore will also consider the CAT 2020 score. Read the full article by Careers360 to know more about IIM Indore admission criteria 2021 such as important dates, IIM Indore admission eligibility criteria, detailed selection process, IIM Indore 2021 admission process, CAT 2020 cutoff, fees and so forth.
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IIM Indore Admission Criteria 2021 - Overview
Indian Institute of Management (IIM) Indore
Total number of seats
Also Check - CAT Cutoff 2020
IIM Indore Admission 2021 - Important Dates
Before filling the application form of IIM Indore, one should check the complete schedule of IIM Indore admission criteria which includes the start and end date of filling IIM Indore admission form. As per past year trend the batch size of PGP programme will be 476 and for PGP-HRM the batch size will be 25. After conclusion of IIM Indore admission form window, authorities will release the schedule for the selection rounds of IIM Indore admission criteria 2021.
Schedule of IIM Indore Admission 2021
Release of CAT 2020 notification
July 29, 2020
Availability of CAT 2020 application form
August 5, 2020
CAT 2020 exam date
November 29, 2020
Releasing of CAT 2020 result
January 2, 2021
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Availability of IIM Indore admission form
January 15, 2021
Last date to submit IIM Indore admission form 2021
First week of April 2021
Eligibility criteria for CAT 2020 Applicant
Candidates must have a bachelor's degree wiith at least 50% marks on its equivalent CGPA (45% marks in total aggregate in case candiates belongs to Scheduled Tribe (ST) Scheduled Caste (SC) and Persons with Disabilities (PwD) category)
IIM Indore Admission 2021 - Application Process
Those who are seeking admission into two year Post Graduate Programme (PGP) at IIM Indore will have to appear for the Common Admission Test (CAT) which is described in the information bulletin of CAT 2020. This national level entrance test was held on November 29. Any candidates who are interested in applying for IIM Indore PGP or PGP-HRM programme need to apply for the same while registering for CAT 2020. No changes in the category will be entertained after the conclusion of the CAT 2020 registration window.’
IIM Indore Admission 2021 - Selection Process
IIM Indore 2021 admission criteria comprises three stages. (I) Eligibility Criteria (II) Shortlist of candidates for Written Ability Test (WAT) and Personal Interview (PI) (III) Final Selection. Check the detailed selection process of IIM Indore admission criteria 2021.
Stage 1 - IIM Indore Admission 2021 - Eligibility Criteria
Those who apply for a two year PGP programme at IIM Indore must satisfy the prescribed eligibility criteria by IIM Indore. Apart from that one should also satisfy the minimum sectional percentile and overall percentile in CAT 2020. Only those candidates meeting the criteria will be called for Stage 2 of IIM Indore selection process.
CAT 2020 Sectional and Overall Percentile Cutoff
Quantitative Ability (QA)
Data Interpretation and Logical Reasoning (DILR)
Verbal Ability and Reading Comprehension (VARC)
* Economically Weaker Section (EWS), Scheduled Caste (SC), Scheduled Tribe (ST), Persons with Disability (PwD) and Non-creamy other Backward Class (NC-OBC).
Stage 2 - IIM Indore Admission Criteria 2021 - Shortlisting for Written Ability Test (WAT) and Personal Interview (PI)
IIM, Indore has released the list of provisional shortlisted candidates for round 2 on its official website. Candidates can check their status of the provisional IIM shortlist for the PI process by entering the CAT 2020 registration number and email id/ date of birth.
Those who satisfy the above-mentioned criteria are considered for stage 2 which will consist of Written Ability Test (WAT) and Personal Interview (PI). Authorities shortlist candidates from various categories such as (General, NC-OBC, EWS, SC, ST and PwD) on the basis of Composite Score which is mentioned in the table which is given below.
IIM Admission Criteria 2021 - Computation of Composite Score (CS)
10th standard/ SSC score
12th standard/ HSC score
CAT 2020 overall score
20* [Candidate’s CAT overall score/Highest CAT overall score]
Gender diversity factor
Sum of the above score (Max 100)
*Z candidates, Z min and Z max tends for 10th/ SSC score and 12th/ HSC score are computed using normalisation process
Those who will get shortlisted for WAT and PI round, they will be intimated after the completion of stage 1. IIM Indore will conduct admission interviews in Chennai, Bangalore, Delhi, Hyderabad, Kolkata, Indore and Mumbai. IIM Indore reserves all the right to change the interview centres at any time.
Shortlisted candidates for Written Ability Test (WAT) and Personal Interview (PI) will have to attend both the rounds, if a candidate fails to attend any round, then in such case they will not be considered for the stage 3. IIM Indore will also expect a consistent and minimum performance in the various parameters of Personal Interview (PI), which will be decided by the admission committee. Those who will not meet the minimum performance in any PI parameter will not be considered for the next stage of the selection process.
Stage 3 - IIM Indore Admission 2021 - Final Selection
Those who will satisfy the Stage 2 requirements will only be considered for the final selection round of IIM Indore. Category wise IIM Indore merit list will be generated on the basis of Final Composite score after that provisional admission offers will be made accordingly by the authorities adhering to the reservation norms.
IIM Indore Admission 2021 - Computation of Final Composite Score (FCS)
CAT 2020 overall score
20* [Candidate’s CAT overall score/Highest CAT overall score]
Final composite score
Sum of above scores (Max 100)
*WAT Score- In the event of Personal Interviews (PI) being conducted online (Doe to COVID-19 or any other reason) the Written Ability Test (WAT) round will be removed and final selection will be based on other/remaining components of the final compiste score computation.
IIM Indore Admission 2021 - Reservation of seats
As per the Government of India (GOI) requirements, a total of 27% of seats are reserved for Other Backward Class (OBC) those who belongs to the “Non-Creamy” layer (NC-OBC), and a total of 15% for those who belongs to Scheduled Caste (SC), and 7.5% for Scheduled Tribe (ST) candidates, up to 10% for those who belongs to Economically Weaker Sections (EWS) and 5% persons for Persons with Disabilities.
As per the Disabilities Act, 2016 (RPwD Act 2016), “person with benchmark disability” which means a person with not less than 40% of a specified disability where the specified disability has not been derived in a measurable terms and it also includes the disabilities which has been defined in measurable terms, as certified by the authorities. “Specified Disability” tends for the disabilities as specified in the schedule of RPwD Act 2016.
The categories of disability are:
Blindness and low division
Locomotor disability includes leprosy cured, cerebral palsy, acid attack victim, dwarfism and muscular dystrophy
Deaf and hard of hearing
Intellectual disability, Autism, mental illness and specific learning disability
Multiple disabilities from amongst person under clauses (1) to (4)
Other “Specified disabilities” mentioned in “The Schedule” of RPwD Act 2016
IIM Indore Admission 2021 - Merit List
After the conclusion of final selection rounds, Indian Institute of Management (IIM), Indore will release the final merit list which will consist of all the names of shortlisted candidates. When a candidate finds their name in the merit list will have to accept the offer by paying an amount of acceptance fee. For this check the details fee structure of IIM Indore PGP programme 2021-23.
IIM Indore Admission Fees 2021
Candidates will have to pay an amount of acceptance fee after accepting the admission offer and the same will be adjusted against in the first installment. Candidates can make their fee payment in one go or in the three termwise installment which has to be paid 7 days prior to the therm registration. Late payment of fees also came up with a late fine. IIM Indore course fee will include access to lectures, library, computing facilities etc. It will also include the lodging facilities. IIM Indore course fee does not include the cost of textbooks. As per past year trend, the approximate cost of textbooks will be Rs 15,000/- per annum, which a candidate has to spend from their own pocket. Check the detailed fee structure of IIM Indore PGP programme 2021.
IIM Indore PGP Fees 2021 - Detailed Structure
Total (Course Fee)
Refundable Caution Deposit*
Medical Insurance Premium
CAT Result 2020
IIM Indore was announced CAT 2020 result on January 2. IIM Indore was conduct the CAT 2020 on November 29. Registered candidates can check their CAT 2020 result from the official website by using their login credentials such as (User ID and Password). The scorecard of CAT 2020 result will contain section-wise and overall percentile. Those who passed CAT 2020 are called for Written Ability Test (WAT) and Personal Interview (PI) round on the appropriate IIM official site.
IIM Indore contact details
The Admission Office
Indian Institute of Management, Indore
Prabandh Shikhar, Rau-Pitampura Road,
Indore - 453556 (M.P), India
Phone- 0731-2439685/ 686
Frequently Asked Question (FAQs) - IIM Indore Admission Criteria 2021 - Shortlist Candidates List Out
Question: How much is the fees for PGP at IIM Indore?
The admission fee for Post Graduate Programme (PGP) at IIM Indore is Rs 16 lakh.
Question: IIM Indore is a government institute?
IIM Indore is an autonomous institute for management education and research in India.
Question: Is it compulsory to avail hostel facility at IIM Indore?
Yes, it is compulsory for candidates to avail hostel facility offered by IIM Indore and candidates will have to stay there.
Question: Is it possible for a candidate to take admission at IIM Indore after 12th?
Yes, a candidate can take admission at IIM Indore directly after class 12th. IIM Indore offers a five year integrated programme which is also known as IPMAT.
Question: Is Maths compulsory subjects to take admission to the IPM course of IIM Indore?
No, it is not mandatory to have maths in past academics to pursue IPM at IIM Indore.
Question: Is there any scholarship offered by IIM Indore?
Yes, IIM Indore offers scholarship which is known as Need Based Financial Assistance (NBFA) to those who pursue PGP, PGPHRM and IPM.
Question: How is the infrastructure at IIM Indore?
IIM Indore has 193 acres of campus. The institute is inbuilt with latest teaching aids, a strong IT backbone, rich learning resources and hostel with contemporary infrastructure.
Question: What is the official email ID of IIM Indore for admission enquiries?
Candidates can send their query on email@example.com
Question: When IIM Indore shortlist of candidates for PI release?
IIM, Indore has released the list of shortlisting candidates for the next round of Personal Interview on their official site on January 15, 2021. Check the status by entering the CAT 2020 registration number along with the date of birth/ email id.
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Questions related to IIM Indore
I have scored around 90.25% in my 10th and I have scored 82% in my 12th but in B-tech I have scored only 58.5%. So if I get into a decent B-School (as Im planning to write CAT) will my previous academics effect during the placements in B-Schools?
Master of Business Administration or MBA is a two year post-graduate programme offered by many institutes in India. However, the admission for the same is not done just on the basis of your 10th, 12th and graduation marks but rather on various other factors like score in mba entrance, performance in GDPI/ WAT rounds, and work experience. Also these marks are not only relevant at the time of placement but also at the time of admission. But if you work hard and try scoring a percentile above 95 in CAT then you can get into good bschools of india. For top IIIMs try getting a percentile as high as possible.
You can visit the link below for top mba colleges in india: https://bschool.careers360.com/colleges/ranking
When the application form for IPM course by IIM Indore will release?
It will release the IPMAT 2021 application form tentatively in the third week of February, 2021. And the issuance of Admit Card will be from August 2021.
For information go through the link given below:-
hello ,I want to know about the book for the IIm Indore exam I passed 12th only I done bba ,mba integrated
IIM Indore offers five year integrated MBA programme i.e. BBA + MBA. You can refre following books for preparation:
- ‘The Pearson Guide to Quantitative Aptitude for competitive exams’- Dinesh Khattar, Published by Pearson
- Maths class 11 and 12th – Published by NCERT
- How to Prepare for Quantitative Aptitude for CAT by Arun Sharma
- R.S. Aggarwal's A Modern Approach to Verbal & Non-Verbal Reasoning
- Arun Sharma and Meenakshi Upadhyay's How to Prepare for Verbal Ability and Reading Comprehension for CAT
- Arun Sharma's How to Prepare for Data Interpretation & Logical Reasoning for CAT
- Nishit K. Sinha's Logical Reasoning and Data Interpretation for the CAT
For more details visit the link below:
IIM Indore provided bachelor of arts + MBA integrated course is this correct
No, there is not any such course provided in IIM indore. The only Integrated program is offered is IPM which is a five year integrated program in which is a combination of BBA+MBA
Hi what is iim indore mba lowest package(2019 or 2020) I have heard package for ipm students are low
THE IPM program is a five year program conducted by IIM Indore. IIM Indore is one of the top B- School and the placement of IIM Indore for the IPM program is I would say above average as the average salary in 2019 was around 15 lakhs. From the past three year it has been seen that the placement package in IPM program is successively increase and might increase in future as well. I guess 15 lakhs package is quite decent at the beginning.
Hope that helps.