Post graduate programme in
year Post Graduate Programme (PGP) in Management is a full-time
residential programme This programme prepares the young graduates
for senior level positions in industry and other sections. In the first
year, the students undergo 58 credit foundation courses in various
functional areas, followed by 8-10 weeks of summer training in business
and industrial organisations. The second year comprises two foundation
courses of 3 minimum of 45 credit elective courses. The students are
encouraged to have 2 areas of specialisations.
The programme lays great emphasis on knowledge assimilation than only
imparting it. Towards this it uses a wide variety of pedagogies: lectures,
case studies, exercises, role-plays, simulation, video shows etc. The
evaluation system is rigorous one comprising quizzes, assignments,
mid-term and term end examinations. The programme also lays emphasis on
learning to learn through requirements of library-based self-study, group
work, open-ended discussions and real life projects.
candidate must hold a Bachelor€™s Degree of any of the Universities
incorporated by an act of the central or state legislature in India or
other educational institutions established by an act of Parliament or
declared to be deemed as a University under section 3 of UGC Act, 1956, or
possess an equivalent qualification recognized by the Ministry of HRD,
Government of India. The Bachelor€™s Degree or equivalent qualification
obtained by the candidate must entail a minimum of three years of
education after completing higher secondary schooling (10+2) or
Candidates appearing for the final Bachelor€™s
degree/equivalent qualification examination can also apply. Such
candidates, if selected, will be allowed to join the programme
provisionally only if they submit a certificate latest by June 30, 2006
from the Principal/Registrar of their college/institute (issued on or
before June 30, 2006) stating that they have appeared for the examinations
(including practicals) in all the subjects required for obtaining the
bachelor€™s degree/equivalent qualification.
Their admission will be
confirmed only when they submit the mark sheet and a certificate of having
passed the bachelor€™s degree/equivalent qualification referred to in the
certificate issued by the Principal/Registrar of their college/institute.
The deadline for submission of marksheet and the certificate is December
Open University graduates must show proof of minimum
three years after class twelve and a certificate from the university
equivalent to a bachelors degree.
Diplomas like Hotel
Management, Fashion Technology are not eligible unless equivalent
certificates to a three year university degree are
A non-resident Indian or a foreign candidate is
eligible to apply to 2-yr residential program
The eligibility requirements
The candidate must hold a Bachelor€™s
Degree of any of the Universities incorporated by an act of the central or
state legislature in India or other educational institutions established
by an act of Parliament or declared to be deemed as a University under
section 3 of UGC Act, 1956, or possess an equivalent qualification
recognized by the Ministry of HRD, Government of India. The Bachelor€™s
Degree or equivalent qualification obtained by the candidate must entail a
minimum of three years of education after completing higher secondary
schooling (10+2) or equivalent.
Candidates appearing for the
final Bachelor€™s degree/equivalent qualification examination can also
apply. Such candidates, if selected, will be allowed to join the programme
provisionally only if they submit a certificate latest by June 30, 2006
from the Principal/Registrar of their college/institute
NRI/Foreign candidates who are present in India at the time of Common
Admisson Test (CAT) are required to take the same. CAT 2005 is scheduled
to be held on November 20, 2005.
The candidates who are not present in
India at the time of CAT should produce Graduate Management Aptitude Test
(GMAT) score of not more than one year's vintage. GMAT has to be taken
outside India and the score should be in top 15% limit. In case of foreign
nationals, TOEFL scores should also be produced.
seeking admission under NRI quota should produce with the application a
certificate from the Indian Embassy/High Commission/Consulate of the
country where the candidate is currently based, stating that the candidate
has been resident in that country continuously for a period of not less
than 18 months as on December 31, 2005.
3 letters of
Children of NRI's are eligible if the parent is
resident abroad continuously for at least 18 months as on
December 31, 2005.
Candidates seeking admission to the Institute's
Post-Graduate Programme (PGP) commencing July 2006 are required to appear
for the Common Admission Test (CAT) which will be conducted on November
20, 2005. Selection to the Post-Graduate Programme is based on criteria
including the candidate's performance in CAT, academic record, work
experience, group discussion and interview.
Fees and Expenses
For Domestic candidates:
Yearly expenses on
tuition, library, computer, teaching material and hostel accommodation
presently total up to Rs. 1,25,000 for the first year and Rs. 1,35,000 for
the second year. Boarding is in addition to this. However, the fee is
likely to be revised from the academic year 2006-07
For NRI / Foreign candidates:
annual expenses on tuition, library, computing facility, teaching
materials and hostel accommodation presently total up to US$ 8,000 payable
at the beginning of each academic year. All other expenses including
boarding charges will be borne directly by the student.
need-based scholarships are available for students belonging to
economically disadvantaged families. The Institute also assists students
interested in acquiring educational loans from financial institutions
subject to their meeting the stipulated conditions. In addition, currently
a couple of full scholarships are also provided.
As per the
Government of India requirement 15% and 7½% seats are reserved for SC and
ST candidates, respectively.3% seats are reserved for Persons with
Disability (PWD). The three categories of disability are a)
low-vision/blindness, b) hearing impairment, and c) locomotor
Post Graduate Certificate Program in
PGCPM is a 1-year intensive
programme in General Management, designed specifically for working
professionals/executives running its 4th batch. The certificate will be
awarded directly by Indian Institute of Management Kozhikode. The students
have to attend a 5 day in-campus programme which shall be intimated with
the admission offer document at the IIMK campus in
Kozhikode (Calicut), Kerala. The student will have to travel to
Calicut at their own cost for the same. The evaluation and certification
will be done by IIMK.
entry to PGCPM is restricted to graduates having at least 3 years of work
experience . The selection is based on a selection test (eMAT) conducted
by IIMK every year. This is meant to test the analytical, verbal and
numerical abilities of the candidate.
All candidates wishing to participate in
the program are required to take a written entrance examination eMAT 4
scheduled as per the Notification. The results of this test combined with
the candidates' work experience & job profiles will be analyzed by
IIMK and a list of shortlisted candidates will be published. Obviously,
better scores in eMAT 4 and better work experience will improve your
prospects of selection for admission into PGCPM programme.
This is NOT a correspondence programme. This will
use the DirecWay Global Education satellite broadband infrastructure to
deliver real time, synchronous, live education to all participating
students. The interaction is live and uses high quality video, audio and
data. The studios for the programme are at IIMK€™s campus in Kozhikode
and in Gurgaon. The professors will teach from these studios. The students
will need to come to DirecWay Global Education learning centres at
They have classrooms at all major cities like Delhi,
Mumbai, Bangalore, Kolkata, Cochin, Coimbatore, Madurai, Trichy, Chennai,
Hyderabad, Vadodara, Chandigarh, Jaipur, Lucknow, Patna, Trivandrum,
Visakhapatnam, Pune etc.