Entrance Exams Management

Nirma University Institute of Management (NUIM)

Information

'The Institute of Management', previously known as Nirma Institute of Management, is a constituent of the distinguished Nirma University. The Institute was established in 1996 with a view to promote excellence in management education and to prepare young men & women to meet the challenges of the developing corporate world.
In a short span of less than a decade, the Institute has emerged as an excellent business school. The Institute was ranked among the top 15 B-Schools in the country by the survey conducted by the All India Management Association and Published in Indian Management, October 2010.
The Institute is located on the outskirts of Ahmedabad City, about 5 Kms from the New Gujarat High Court, 25 Kms from the Railway Station/Air-port and about 20 Kms from the Income Tax Circle, Ashram Road.
The Institute currently offers the following programmes :
- Master of Business Administration (Full-Time)
- Master of Business Administration (Part Time)
- Master of Business Administration (Family Business and Entrepreneurship)
- Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.)
- Executive Diploma Programmes in Management, and
- Management Development Programmes
A constituent of Nirma University, the Institute of Management is recognized by the University Grants Commission (UGC) under Section 2 (F) of UGC Act. Hence, all the Post-graduate degree of the Institute is recognized as equivalent to the Post-graduate degree of any other Indian university. Similarly, the Institute’s Ph.D. degree is also recognized as equivalent to Ph.D. of any other Indian University.

Important dates and Eligibility

Eligibility

A three-year bachelor's degree (10+2+3) or equivalent in any discipline from a recognized university with at least 50% marks or equivalent CGPA.
Candidates appearing in the final year of the Bachelors Degree and completing all requirement for obtaining the degree by June 25th, 2013 can also apply provided they furnish the proof of having met with the minimum eligibility criteria by September 30, 2013. The candidates failed to meet the minimum eligibility criteria will be asked to withdraw from the programme. The tuition fee paid by such candidates will be forfeited unless such vacant seats are filled by other candidates.

Application Fee and Mode of Payment

- Fill in the on line application form and submit it along with an online payment of Rs.1500/- by credit card / debit card / net banking.
- (NRI/NRI sponsored/Foreign Students/Person of Indian Origin/Gulf Countries and South East candidates should make a payment of Rs.5000/- or US$ 115 as processing fee)

Details

Application Form
Online Application Form
* Online application form will available on our website www.imnu.ac.in fromOctober 8, 2012 onwards.
* Fill in the on line application form and submit it along with an online payment of Rs.1500/- by credit card / debit card / net banking.
* (NRI/NRI sponsored/Foreign Students/Person of Indian Origin/Gulf Countries and South East candidates should make a payment of Rs.5000/- or US$ 115 as processing fee).
* The online application form will be open for registration and submission till December 30, 2012.
* IMNU admission brochure can be downloaded from our website www.imnu.ac.in.
Offline Application Form
To obtain the application form and prospectus, applicants should send a request along with a demand draft for Rs.1,500/- favouring “Institute of Management, Nirma University” payable at Ahmedabad addressed to:
Deputy Registrar
Institute of Management

Nirma University
Sarkhej-Gandhinagar Highway
Ahmedabad - 382 481 (Gujarat) INDIA
admissions@imnu.ac.in
Application forms can also be directly obtained from the Institute or from the various centres of IMS [list of centres] and TIME on payment of Rs.1500/ from October 8, 2012. NRI/NRI sponsored/Foreign Students/Person of Indian Origin/Gulf Countries and South East Asia candidates should enclose a bank draft for Rs.3,500/- or US$ 80 along with the completed application form in addition to the regular application processing fee of Rs.1500/- or US$ 35.
The candidates can also download the application form from our website www.imnu.ac.in and submit the completed application form along with a DD of Rs.1500/- drawn in favour of “Institute of Management, Nirma University” and payable at Ahmedabad. NRI/NRI sponsored/Foreign Students/Person of Indian Origin/Gulf Countries and South East Asia candidates should submit along with DD for Rs.5000/- or US$ 115 as processing fee).
Written Test
Applicants are required to appear for Common Admission Test [CAT 2012] conducted by Indian Institute of Management (IIM). The CAT examination will be conducted at different centres all over the country between October 11, 2012 and November 06, 2012 [refer CAT Bulletin for further details at www.catiim.in.] IMNU will receive the test scores from IIM for those candidates who have appeared in the CAT examination and have also applied to IMNU. IIM have no role either in the selection process or in the conduct of the programme.
Foreign students / NRI / Person of Indian origin / Gulf Countries and South Est Asia candidates can be considered for admission on the basis of their GMAT scores also [taken not earlier than January 2012]. However NRI sponsored candidates will be considered for admission only on the basis of CAT scores. GMAT scores will not be considered for NRI sponsored categories.
Selection Process
[Selection Process is subject to the conditions prescibed by the Goverment of Gujarat from time to time]
Candidates shortlisted on the basis of their performance in different components of Common Admission Test will be called for Personal Interview and a Written Test (to test the written communication skill). The interview and the test will be conducted in Ahmedabad, Bangalore, Delhi and Kolkata. The candidates will be be finally selected for admission based on the candidates' performance in the CAT, Personal Interview, Written Communication Test, Academic Performance in X, XII and graduation.
The following weightage will be given for each component of the selection criteria :
- Common Admission Test : 60%
- Personal Interview : 20%
- Written Communication Test: 10%
- Academic Performance: 10%
An additional score up to 5 points will also be given for full-time relevant work experience in a professional organization.
Important Dates

 Offline Application form available from October 03, 2012
 Online Application form available from October 08, 2012
 Last date for submitting the form December 30, 2012
 Short-listing of the Candidates January/February 2013
 Written Communication Test/Personal Interview March/April 2013
 Final Selection April 2013
 Commencement of the Programme End of June 2013

Test Centers

The interview and the test will be conducted in Ahmedabad, Bangalore, Delhi and Kolkata.

Curriculum

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