Executive PGP in Management at IIM Indore
Indian Institute of Management (IIM), Indore, has invited applications for admission to the Executive Post Graduate Programme in Management (EPGP) offered by it. This is a one-year full time residential programme designed for experienced professionals. The programme is accredited by Association of MBAs (AMBA) London (UK) and aims to add to the knowledge and skills of the participants so as to develop them for senior level roles. The international module of this programme further enhances the exposure to global environment and develops the ability to work in cross-cultural environment.
The EPGP is structured to prepare executives for transformational leadership positions. During the intense one-year programme, they will work towards developing a deeper understanding of various facets of management and hone their managerial skills. The programme is spread over five academic terms in IIM Indore campus and one International Immersion module at McCombs School of Business – The University of Texas at Austin. The first three terms (mostly composed of core courses) focus on laying the foundation for the specialisation through a bundle of electives offered in the other terms. The last two terms are mostly electives and other experiential learning. An International module provides an opportunity to develop an understanding of the global business environment and an ability to operate in a multicultural environment.
Eligibility: The programme is open to all nationalities. Applicant should have (i) 50% in Bachelor’s Degree or its equivalent in any discipline (ii) a valid GMAT score which should be within 5 years on the date of submission of application (For one submitting application on 10th October 2018, he/she should have taken the GMAT test between 11th October 2013 and 10th October 2018) (iii) Minimum 5 years of managerial/ entrepreneurial/ professional experience after Graduation as on the date of submission of application. There is no upper age limit for joining this programme.
Selection Process / Interview: Applicants will be short-listed for interview, based on criteria like GMAT score, Academic performance, work experience, achievements, interview etc. or as decided by the admissions committee. Interview of short listed candidates will be conducted at various locations depending on the number of candidates from that region.
Fees: Programme fee for Indian Nationals is Rs.20,00,000.00 + Applicable Tax and for Foreign Nationals, it is US $49,950 + Applicable Tax. The fee includes tuition, course material, access to library facilities, network / computer charges, lodging and boarding. All expenses towards International travel, visa, passport, lodging and boarding (international) etc. would have to be borne by the candidate. Expenses towards academic input (international) are included in the fee.
Application: Application Window for Round 1 will be open from August 20, 2018 to 5 pm on October 10, 2018 and that for Round 2, from October 11, 2018 to 5 p.m on Dec 20, 2018 at https://www.digialm.com//EForms/configuredHtml/434/51116/Registration.html
The Notification is available at https://www.iimidr.ac.in/executive-programmes/
Application fee is Rs.5,900/- (including GST) to be paid as per the directions given at the website.
Shortlist for Personal Interview will be announcement on October 31, 2018 and January 1, 2019 respectively for the 2 batches. Interviews will be on November 17 & 18, 2018 for Round 1 and January 19 & 20, 2019 for round 2, SKYPE, Bengaluru, New Delhi, Kolkata, Mumbai, Chennai, Hyderabad, Ahmedabad. Provisional admission offers will be made on December 05, 2018 and February 07,2019 respectively. Last date for accepting offers will be January 10, 2019 and February 22, 2019. Programme Registration will be on 22nd April, 2019 and the classes will commence on April 23, 2019.
Selection and Registration: After the interviews, all short listed candidates will be sent provisional admission offers. Candidate has to submit an acceptance letter along with a payment of commitment fee of Rs. 1,00,000/- plus Applicable Tax, within the stipulated time period mentioned in the offer letter, to consider the acceptance of the offer. All the selected candidates have to register for the programme by 22 April, 2019.
Programme fee of Rs. 20,00,000/-+ Applicable Tax may be paid in three instalments with an irrevocable bank guarantee as per dates mentioned. If paid in instalments, candidates are expected to provide an irrevocable bank guarantee valid up to 23rd February, 2020, for Rs.10,00,000/- with the first instalment.
First Instalment of Rs.9,00,000/- has to be paid on 22nd April, 2019; second Instalment of Rs. 7,00,000/- before 22nd September 2019, and the third Instalment of Rs.3,00,000/- + before 22nd December, 2019. Taxes Applicable has to be paid for each in addition to the amount specified. The fee can be paid by RTGS/NEFT to the Bank account, as per details given in the website.
Requests for any additional information may be addressed to: Officer, EPGP Office, Indian Institute of Management, Indore; Prabandh Shikhar, Rau-Pithampur Road, Indore, Madhya Pradesh-453 556
Phone: 91-731-2439672; Email: firstname.lastname@example.org