IIM (Indian Institute of Management), Kashipur, invites applications for admissions to FPM (Fellow Programme in Management) for 2018 session.
Eligibility Criteria for IIM Kashipur FPM
Candidates for the programme must have one of the following qualifications:
• A master’s degree in any discipline with at least 60% marks or equivalent grade point av-erage with a Bachelor’s degree / equivalent qualification (OR)
• Five year integrated Master’s Degree Programme in any discipline with at least 60% marks, obtained after completing higher secondary schooling (10+2) or equivalent (OR)
• A professional qualification duly recognized by UGC/AICTE/AIU equivalent to master’s degree (like CA, CMA, CS) with at least 60% marks or equivalent grade point average (OR)
• 4 years / 8 semester bachelor’s degree (B.E./B. Tech./B. Arch. etc.) with at least 60% marks or equivalent grade point average.
Work experience in industry or academics (in reputed organizations), though not mandatory, will be given due credit in the selection process. The work experience as full-time executives or as management teachers in an organization/institution of repute is only considered as the valid expe-rience.
Those who are appearing for their final year examination in the current academic year may also apply.However, their admission to the programme, if selected, will be provisional subject to their successful completion of all requirements for completing the relevant degree before 30 June 2018 (a letter needs to be obtained by the FPM scholar from the Head of the concerned Institution to this effect) and compulsorily producing the degree completion certificates by 31st December 2018 (satisfying all the eligibility criteria).The provisional admission of any such scholar (if any) sub-sequently failing to conform to all the stipulated admission eligibility criteria by 31st December 2018 will be summarily terminated and no further correspondence will be entertained (monthly scholarship and any other applicable grant w.e.f. July 2018 for these candidates will be released only if they clear all eligibility criteria by 31st December 2018).
Areas of Specialization/Interest Offered
Operations Management and Decision Sciences (Operations Research/Statistics)
Organizational Behavior and HRM
Information Technology & Systems
Economics and Business Environment
Selection Process for IIM Kashipur FPM
The entire selection process focuses on comprehending an applicant’s motivation and research ca-pability. Interviews of shortlisted applicants allow the Institute to determine the candidates’ moti-vation for research. Candidates need to submit the relevant test scores along with application form. Only shortlisted applicants will be called for personal interview. The subsequent personal interview determines the academic preparation of the candidate for the specific area he/she has applied. An applicant can apply at most to two different areas of specialization.
Applicants to take Common Admission Test (CAT) in 2017 or depending on chosen specializa-tions, alternative test scores in lieu of the CAT score as specified below can be provided (these other tests must have been taken in preceding two years period on the date of application) :
Operations Management & Decision Sciences :CAT / GMAT / GRE / GATE
Organizational Behavior and HRM: CAT / GMAT / GRE / GATE/ UGC-JRF in relevant discipline
Marketing: CAT / GMAT / GRE / UGC-JRF in relevant discipline
Finance: CAT / GMAT / GRE / UGC-JRF in in relevant discipline
Information Technology & Systems: CAT / GMAT / GRE / GATE
Strategic Management : CAT/ GRE/ UGC-JRF in any discipline in relevant discipline
Economics and Business Environment: CAT / GMAT / GRE,in relevant discipline
Business Communication: CAT / GMAT / GRE/ UGC-JRF in relevant discipline
Standard test scores not required for PGP/PGDM (two year fulltime) alumni of all IIMs who have passed with a minimum CGPA of 7 on a 10 point scale or an equivalent 3.0 in 4.0 point scale or equivalent (passed in the preceding ten years period at the time of the application)
The personal interview of all the qualifying candidates will be conducted at IIM Kashipur on March 22, 2018.
APPLICATION FORM for IIM Kashipur FPM
Candidates seeking admission to the programme are required to submit an online application at http://doctoraladmission.iimkashipur.ac.in/
The printed copy of filled application form along with necessary documents should reach the Ad-mission Office, IIM Kashipur, Bazpur Road, Kashipur, Udham Singh Nagar , Uttarakhand -244713 on or before 9th March, 2018 through Speed/Registered Post only.
A fee of Rs. 1000/- payable for application process. You may transfer the money in Institutes ac-count through NEFT. The required details are as follows:
Beneficiary Name: Indian Institute of Management Kashipur
Beneficiary A/c No: 005394600000021
A/c Type: Saving bank account
IFSC Code: YESB0000053
Beneficiary Bank: Yes Bank Ltd
Bank Address: 257, Ramnagar road, Kashipur, Udham Singh Nagar, Uttarakhand-244713.
Alternatively, you may send a bank draft of Rs 1000/- issued in favour of “Indian Institute of Management, Kashipur” payable at Kashipur (Uttarakhand) along with your printed application form.
Last Date for submitting online application form: 05-March-2018
Last Date for submitting filled application form (through speed post/registered post only): 9-March-2018
For details visit http://iimkashipur.ac.in/index.php/en/admissions/fellow-programme-in-management-fpm