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Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad

Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India
Autonomous University
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  • Estd. 1961
  • Institution of National Importance

Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad (IIM Ahmedabad), was established in 1961 by the Department of Higher Education, Ministry of Education, Government of India. Recognised as an Institute of National Importance, IIM Ahmedabad aspires to be a contextually relevant business school with world-class academic standards, producing socially responsible administrators, leaders, and entrepreneurs.

Students can pursue 3 postgraduate (PG), 2 diploma (DIP) and doctorate (PhD) courses at IIM Ahmedabad. The PG courses at IIM Ahmedabad provide the degree of Master of Business Administration (MBA). Applications for admission to IIM Ahmedabad can be submitted online via their official website. Admission to the PG courses at IIM Ahmedabad is secured by candidates on the basis of their merit in graduation and the Common Admission Test (CAT). For doctoral degrees, admission is secured on the basis of the candidate's merit in postgraduation and Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) / Graduate Record Examinations (GRE) / GAT.

The highly qualified faculty of IIM Ahmedabad strives to create and disseminate knowledge maintaining the highest standards while pursuing excellence, innovations and inclusiveness. The Placement Team of IIM Ahmedabad arranges summer internships for the students, and then final placements at many institutions of national and international repute.

IIM Ahmedabad, provides the best available infrastructural support to ensure the holistic development of the students. The Library at IIM Ahmedabad has an extensive collection of books, journals and periodicals, as well as a digital section providing members access to a host of e-resources. Students are provided hostel accommodations separately for boys and girls at IIM Ahmedabad, with all necessary amenities. Promoting an active lifestyle for the students, IIM Ahmedabad has provisions for various sports and games. Regular classes at IIM Ahmedabad take place in spacious smart classrooms. The campus of IIM Ahmedabad also has a medical centre, auditorium and seminar halls, and an ATM for the students and staff to avail.


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Admission Procedure

Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad conducts its admission procedure according to the outcome of the Common Admission Test (CAT). The students interested in applying for the postgraduate degree programme can apply through the official website of the institute. The admissions for the Master of Business Administration (MBA) courses are made according to the merits secured by the candidates in their undergraduate degree course from a recognised university along with the merits secured by the students in their CAT examination. After the selection of the candidates, the final selection of the candidates is made according to the outcomes of the candidates in an analytical written test and personal interview conducted by the IIM Ahmedabad authorities.

The selection of applicants for the MBA degree in Agri-Business Management is made upon the merits secured by the candidates in their bachelor's degree examination from a relevant agricultural subject from a recognised university. For students applying for the doctoral degree programmes, the selection of the applicants is based upon the merits secured by the students in their postgraduate degree course along with merits secured in Common Admission Test (CAT).


The students of the Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad provide its students with excellent faculty support. Highly-qualified faculties with immense expertise and experience in the different branches of managerial studies guide the students in achieving overall development. The students are provided with hands-on learning of the various aspects of management studies. Under the able guidance of the competent faculties the students are focused upon the various aspects of the subject matter along the various aspects of research.



Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad provides its students with excellent placement support. The institute campus has a well-functioning Placement Department that undertakes opportunities of providing its students with excellent employment opportunities across various reputable organisations. Every year various companies with national and international repute visit IIM Ahmedabad to conduct an on-campus placement, the campus placement process is segregated into two stages. In the first stage, the firms conduct a lateral process interview where the students are interviewed upon their prior work experiences and are offered mid-term managerial positions. In the second stage, the final placement process takes place where the firms are grouped into cohorts, based on the profile offered, and groups of cohorts the organisations are invited to the campus across different clusters.

Every year IIM Ahmedabad has been successful in placing its students at several reputable organisations with great packages offered to them. The students get placed at several organisations like Microsoft, Nestle, Asian Paints, CavinKare Pvt. Ltd., Dabur, ITC Ltd., Nestle, Kimberly Clark, Procter and Gamble, Samsung Electronics, Mastercard, Kotak Mahindra, Capgemini, Flipkart, Oracle, and many more.


At Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad the students can benefit from various scholarship programmes offered by the institution. The students can apply to scholarship programmes like "IIMA Special need-based scholarship", Scholarships for Students with Disabilities {Central Sector Scheme for Top Class Education (Merit-cum-Means)}, "Peri Viswanath Scholarship", "Aditya Birla Group Scholarships", and many more.

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    Sargam Marg, Vastrapur, Ahmedabad-380015

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Latest Updates: 9th January, 2023


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