IMT Offers International Exposure to Students through Dual Country Programme and International Campus
Institute of Management Technology (IMT) Ghaziabad, which is one of the top B-schools in India, had introduced the Dual Country Programme (DCP) in the year 2010. The uniqueness of the programme lies in the fact that the students get the opportunity to spend a year in Dubai learning the intricacies of management in the midst of international exposure.
IMT Ghaziabad mentions, “The DCP Programme, as it has been conceptualized, aims to provide an international experience to candidates in the PGDM curricula of IMT Ghaziabad.”
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MBA at IMT Dubai
The IMT Dubai campus was established in the year 2006. It offers 2 year full time MBA programme. About the MBA programme, IMT mentions, “The MBA program at IMT-Dubai is designed to provide students with a solid foundation in the management disciplines. The specializations offered are as follows:
International Banking & Finance Management
Marketing and Retail Management
Human Resource Management
Students are given the opportunity to choose 5 electives of their choice from a number of electives offered by the Institute. The range of electives offered is subject to change based on IMT academic priorities and market trends.
The eligibility criteria for the 2 year full time programme at IMT Dubai are as follows:
Candidate must have a minimum of three-year full time Bachelor’s degree or equivalent with a minimum of 50 per cent aggregate marks or CGPA of at least 3.0 on a 4.0 scale in any discipline.
In addition, applicants whose native language is not English are required to take an English Proficiency Test. The minimum required score for TOEFL is 550 (paper-based) and 79 (internet-based) or 6.0 for IELTS. (Scores are valid for a period of 2 years only)
The total fee for the candidates who would avail double occupancy accommodation is 154,950 AED and that of the single occupancy is AED 166,950.
The candidates will be shortlisted on the basis of their scores of CAT 2013and XAT 2014 or GMAT. The shortlisted candidates will be selected on the basis of Group Discussion/Case Studies, Written Communication and Personal Interview. The overall profile of the candidate such as work experience, past academic records etc will also be considered for final selection.
IMT Dual Country Programme
In this programme, the students spend their first year in the IMT Dubai campus and the second year in IMT Ghaziabad campus. In the first year of the programme, the students are taught the Core papers, which are same as that taught in the IMT Ghaziabad campus.
Eligibility & Selection
The candidates should be graduates in any discipline from a recognized university or institute with minimum 50% marks in aggregate. They would be shortlisted on the basis of their scores in any of the MBA entrance exams namely CAT 2013, XAT 2014 and GMAT. The final selection will be based on merit and performance in the Personal Interview round.
The total fees are Rs. 712500 and AED 80800 (double occupancy) and AED 86800 (single occupancy).
Summer Internships for DCP Students
At the end of the first year, the students have to take Summer Internship. Students are provided summer internship assignments in UAE and the Middle East – primarily GCC countries - including Oman and Kuwait. The break-up of confirmed summer internships in this region is as follows:
IMT mentions, “Our expectation is that between 55-60 students would carry out their internship assignments in UAE/GCC in diverse industries such as banking, procurement and warehousing, trading and manufacturing with job assignments ranging from core financial operations to marketing of financial products, other marketing functions including market research, and basic assignments in the area of operations management. Most of these students would stay in the campus during this period. This is in addition to the students returning to India for doing their summer internship assignments.”