IIM Lucknow Announces PGP ABM 2014-16 Admissions
Institute: Indian Institute of Management, Lucknow
IIM Lucknow has announced the admission of the Post Graduate Programme in Agri Business Management (PGP-ABM) for the academic year 2014-16. IIM Lucknow mentions that the 2 year full time residential PGP-ABM programme is designed to develop the students into professional managers and entrepreneurs for promoting food and agri business enterprises with a strong international orientation.
Let us have a look at the details about the programme for its admission to the upcoming academic session.
Programme: Post Graduate Programme in Agri Business Management (PGP-ABM)
Duration: 2 years
Fee: Rs. 10.8 lakh (for 2013-15 batch)
Eligibility: The candidates should fulfill the following eligibility criteria:
a) A Bachelor’s degree in Agricultural Science or Agricultural Engineering or allied subjects with at least 50% marks for General Category candidates and 45% for the reserved category candidates.
b) A Bachelor’s degree in any discipline with at least 50% marks for General Category candidates and 45% for the reserved category candidates or equivalent and at least 2 years work experience or strong interest in the Agriculture or allied sector.
Selection Procedure: The applicants will be shortlisted on the basis of the CAT 2013 scores. The overall and sectional CAT 2013 cut off for the General and reserved category candidates are given in the following table:
Section 1 – Quantitative Ability & Data Interpretation Cutoff Percentile
Section 2 – Verbal Ability & Logical Reasoning Cutoff Percentile
The shortlisted candidates will have to appear for Written Ability Test (WAT), Group Discussion (GD) and Personal Interview (PI). The total marks for this round is 50. The weights given to them are as follows:
The other factors such as past academic records, profile and work experience are also considered. The total weight for that is also 50. Following table will give you the separate weights for the selection factors.
To read the entire selection criteria of IIM Lucknow, read the previous report at Careers360.
Application Procedure: The candidates have to apply for CAT 2013 by visiting the CAT 2013 website. Click on the IIM Lucknow PGP ABM in the choice of programme section in order to apply for IIM Lucknow PGP-ABM during the application process. The application fee is Rs. 1600.
Important Dates: The last date of application for CAT 2013 is Thursday, September 26, 2013.
Address: Indian Institute of Management
Off Sitapur Road
Lucknow - 226 013
Phone: 0522-2734101 – 120