IIM Ahmedabad

IIM Ahmedabad (IIMA) is one of the premier business schools in India, preferred by most students for its state-of-the-art infrastructure, international level education and placement assistance. According to a survey conducted by the Financial Times in 2011, for Global MBA rankings, the institute achieved 11th position. In the same year it was ranked 3rd according to a survey conducted by the India Today among the top 50 best business schools. It is the only institute in India to get enlisted by The Economist in 2010. The faculty members of the institute play a significant role behind the high quality education and different academic and non-academic activities.

Name of the Institution IIM Ahmedabad
Type of Institution Business School
Location/Contact Details Indian Institute of ManagementVastrapur,

Ahmedabad 380015

Gujarat, India


Tel: +91-79-66323456 / 26308357


Fax: +91-79-26306896


E-mail: admission@iimahd.ernet.in

  • Autonomous body
  • Collaboration with the Government of Gujarat, Government of India, and the industrial sectors.
Courses Offered
  • Fellow Programme in Management (FPM)
  • One Year Post-Graduate Programme in Management for Executives (PGPX)
  • Post-Graduate Programme in Management (PGP)
  • Faculty Development Programme (FDP)
  • Post Graduate Programme in Agribusiness Management (PGP-ABM)
  • Post Graduate Programme in Public Management and Policy (PGP-PMP)
Admission Procedure/Eligibility Criteria Admissions to PGP courses are granted is based on a 2-step procedure. Applicants with valid GMAT or CAT score are short listed for personal interview. Candidates belonging to general categories need to have a minimum score of 25% in each of the three sections of CAT, with an aggregate of at least 33%. Applicants belonging to NC-OBC category needs to score at least 20% in each of the three sections and 30% in aggregate. Candidates belonging to SC/ST/DA categories need to score minimum 17% in each of the 3 sections and 25% in aggregate.Based on academic records, GMAT/CAT score, personal achievements, work experience, extra-curricular activities, and performance in the personal interview, a final list of students is prepared.
Fee Structure For PGP: 

Tuition Fee – INR 630,000 (approximately- subject to change) for Indian students



Tuition Fee – INR 13 lakhs (approximately- subject to change) for Indian students



Tuition Fee – INR 12 lakhs or USD 27,900 (approximately- subject to change)

For FDP:


Tuition Fee – INR 125,000 (approximately- subject to change)



Tuition Fee – INR 21 lakhs (approximately- subject to change)

For FPM:


Indian students can pursue fellowship program free of cost. Moreover, selected students also get a monthly stipend of INR 18,000 for the first two years. After that period, students need to clear the comprehensive examination. Once the thesis proposal gets approved, the students get a monthly stipend of INR 20,500. In addition to this, to cover the expenses on books and other research materials, students get an annual contingency allowance of INR 25,000, up to five years. Amount up to INR 175,000 is reimbursed to the students if they attend an international conference.

International candidates have to pay $19,000 per year.

Scholarships IIM -Ahmedabad offers industry scholarships and financial aid to students on the basis of their performance in first and second years. Some of the scholarships awarded are - 

  • The Aditya Birla Scholarships
  • The Kollengode V. Srinivas Award
  • PrizeThe S. K. Seth Memorial Award
  • The S. Umapathy
  • The Indian Institute of Management Ahmedabad Medal
  • The Sir Ratan Tata Scholarship
  • IFCI and Chaudhary-Padmanabhan-Pant Award
  • Academic merit awards by Nestle India Ltd. and IIM-A
  • Travel awards to participate in international conferences
  • Fellow of the Indian Institute of Management Ahmedabad


Placements The institute has an active placement cell. Students get absorbed in multinationals companies like GTZ, Infosys, TCS, PricewaterhouseCoopers, AT Kearney, and ICICI for management and consulting positions both in India and abroad. The students also get placed as faculty members in leading universities and management institutes across the world.
Established in the Year 1961
Website http://www.iimahd.ernet.in