One of the most sought-after B schools of the country, International Management Institute (IMI), New Delhi, recently announced interview dates for the 2016-18 batches of its four prestigious courses – Post Graduate Diploma in Management (PGDM), Post Graduate Diploma in Human Resource Management (PGDM- HRM), Post Graduate Diploma in Banking and Financial Services (PGDM-B&FS) and Executive Post Graduate Diploma in Management. The interviews are scheduled to take place between February 18 to 23, 2016 at IMI-New Delhi campus.
The core components of the final stage of the selection process for the PGDM, PGDM- HRM and PGDM-B&FS courses will constitute Extempore speaking, Psychometric Test, Essay Writing and Personal Interview besides other qualitative parameters. Whilst, for the EXPGDM course, shortlisted candidates – both sponsored and not sponsored, would be required to submit experience certificate, certified copy of GMAT / CAT scorecard and Sponsorship letter (if applicable), at the time of interview, where ever applicable. The admission offer will be based on a composite score arrived after the assessment has been made during the various stages of the selection process, defined above and the result will be announced on IMI’s website.
IMI-New Delhi, which has been recognised for its quality education, exceptional training and producing skilled professionals, is gearing up to receive the 2016-18 batches. Thrilled to welcome new students, Professor Manaswini Acharya, Professor of Marketing & DEAN (Placements & Corporate Relations), IMI – New Delhi, said, “We intend to offer candidates an opportunity to polish their knowledge of management strategies and their analytical skills. We also hope that this year as the format was changed it would be good to give an opportunity as it may enhance prospects of building diversity for students from Arts, media, etc. At IMI, the bigger mission is to inculcate values and attitudes that make a business professional sensitive and ethical”.
Three of these courses – PGDM, PGDM (HRM) and PGDM (B&FS) – are two-year programmes. The Post Graduate Diploma in Management (PGDM) is designed to prepare students for careers across functional areas of management. Introduced in 1993, the course has been attracting candidates from diverse educational streams ranging from engineering, medicine, architecture, social sciences, economics and commerce. Post Graduate Diploma in Human Resource Management or PGDM (HRM) equips students from varied disciplines for careers in human resource management. A Post Graduate Diploma in Management in Banking & Financial Services or PGDM (B&FS) preps students for careers in the banking and financial services industry.
The executive programme, EXPGDM, however, is a 15-month programme that’s been aimed at the 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/USA. The executives then present a dissertation over the next three months (company sponsored executives do a dissertation at their workplace).
Beside Delhi, the selection process will also be conducted in 8 more cities including, Ahmedabad, Chandigarh, Chennai, Mumbai, Bangalore, Hyderabad, Kolkata and Bhubaneswar between March 2 to 20, 2016.
Established in 1981 in collaboration with IMI Geneva (now IMD, Lausanne), International Management Institute (IMI), New Delhi is one of the top ranked B Schools in India today.Posted in Campus