Applications complete in all respects, including application fees (where applicable), should be submitted online by midnight 15th January, 2019. Incomplete forms are liable to be rejected summarily.
For all self-sponsored candidates, admission to the Program is based on scores in the Common Admission Test (CAT) conducted by The Indian Institute of Management, GMAT and XAT. For all such candidates IMI will accept CAT scores for any year from 2016 onwards. Candidates who have appeared for GMAT, not earlier than January 1,2017 and not later than November 2018, are also eligible to apply and must provide their GMAT scores while applying. Candidates can also apply through XAT scores for the last two years (i.e. 2017 & 2018). In exceptional circumstances self-sponsored candidates may be permitted to take IMI’s admission Test in lieu of CAT, GMAT and XAT scores. External bodies have no role either in the selection process or in the conduct of the Program.
Foreign students, PIO and NRI sponsored candidates are also eligible, based on their GMAT scores, provided they have taken the GMAT test not earlier than January 1, 2017 and not later than November 2018, and submit such scores while applying to IMI.
Besides Delhi, the selection process will be conducted at some other cities including Bangalore, Kolkata, and Mumbai based on choice of preferences. Candidates should indicate their first and second preference of interview cities in the application form. If a candidate’s preferred city is not allotted, for any reason, the candidate will be informed of the change. IMI reserves the right to change any of the cities for the selection process, without assigning any reasons.