Interview dates have been announced for 2016-18 session of
International Management Institute (IMI), New Delhi. The admission will be
given in four courses in Chennai. The four courses are - postgraduate diploma
in management (PGDM), postgraduate diploma in human resource management (PGDM-
HRM), postgraduate diploma in banking and financial services (PGDM-B&FS)
and executive postgraduate diploma in management.
The interview will be held at The Pride, 216, EVR Periyar
Salai, Poonamallee High Road, Kilpauk, Chennai between March 4 and March 6,
The final stage of
selection process will be based on extempore speaking, psychometric test, essay
writing and personal interview besides other qualitative parameters.
For Executive course,
candidates need to furnish their experience certificate, certified copy of GMAT
/ CAT scorecard and Sponsorship letter (if applicable), at the time of
interview, where ever applicable.
After the assessment has been made at different stages of
the selection process, the admission offer will be made based on a composite
score and result will be announced at IMI's website. Three of these courses -
PGDM, PGDM (HRM) and PGDM (B&FS) - are two-year programmes. The
postgraduate diploma in management (PGDM) is designed to prepare students for
careers across functional areas of management.
The course was introduced in 1993 and has been attracting
candidates from diverse streams towards it. Postgraduate diploma in human
resource management or PGDM (HRM) prepares students from varied disciplines for
careers in human resource management. While, a postgraduate diploma management
in banking & financial services or PGDM (B&FS) prepares students for
careers in the banking and financial services industry.
Apart from these, the executive programme is for 15 months
designed for middle level managers with a minimum of 5 years of work experience
(post qualification). ). It includes 10.5 months of course work at the IMI New
Delhi campus and a 5-week optional course at a partner business school in
Europe or the US. . The executives then present a dissertation over the next
three months (company sponsored executives do a dissertation at their
As per, professor of marketing & dean (placements &
corporate relations), IMI - New Delhi, Manaswini Acharya, the institute offers
an opportunity for students to polish their skills. She said that this year the
format has changed by building diversity for students from Arts, media, etc.
The institute is conducting the selection process in nine cities including New
Delhi, Ahmedabad, Chandigarh, Chennai, Mumbai, Bangalore, Hyderabad, Kolkata
and Bhubaneswar from February 18 to March 20, respectively.