ABOUT IIM AMRITSAR

Set up by the Ministry of Human Resources Development, Indian Institute of Management, Amritsar is the 15th IIM in India. It is currently located at Punjab Institute of Technology, Government Polytechnic Compound with future plans of shifting to a 60 acre campus at Manavala, Amritsar-Jalandhar GT Road. Mentored by IIM Kozhikode, IIM Amritsar enrolled their first academic batch on 2015 as 2015-2017 batch.

Post Graduate Programme in Management (PGP)

IIM Amritsar offers Post Graduate Programme in Management (PGP), and the exam accepted for the consideration of admission into the collage is Combined Admission Test (CAT).

IIM AMRITSAR CUT-OFF

The CAT cut-off is 90 percentile (General category). Below is the official institute’s cut-off table for the year 2018-2020.

CATEGORY

Quantitative Aptitude Percentile

Data Interpretation & Logical Reasoning Percentile

Verbal & Reading Comprehension Percentile

Overall Percentile

General

80

80

80

90

Non-Creamy Other Backward Classes (NC-OBC)

55

55

55

75

Scheduled Castes (SC)

50

50

50

55

Scheduled Tribes (ST)

30

30

30

35

Person with Disabilities

30

30

30

35

IIM AMRITSAR ADMISSION PROCESS

  • Upon meeting the minimum eligible criteria (cut-off), the candidates enter the Stage 1 shortlist after which they proceed for Stage 2.
  • Stage 2 consists of Personal Interview (PI) and Written Ability Test (WAT).
  • Along with PI and WAT, final score calculation includes Work Experience and Academic/Gender diversity as well.
  • Candidates selected for interview rounds at IIM Bangalore/Calcutta/Indore/Kozhikode/Lucknow for PGP course do not have to give (PI) Personal Interview and (WAT) Written Ability Test (PI and WAT scores are taken from the above mentioned IIMs).
  • Rest of the candidates who aren’t selected for interview rounds at IIM Bangalore/Calcutta/Indore/Kozhikode/Lucknow for PGP course shall have to give (PI) Personal Interview and (WAT) Written Ability Test at IIM Amritsar.
  • The table below shows the division of percentile weightage for the final selection criteria:

Combined Aptitude Test (CAT)

40%

Personal Interview (PI)

35%

Written Ability Test (WAT)

15%

Work Experience

5%

Academic/Gender Diversity

5%

Work Experience:

  • The work experience carries a weight of 5%.
  • The scoring is based on the length of the work experience.
  • For 2018-2020 batch, service period is counted till 30th April 2018.
  • Work experience includes only full-time employed experience.
  • Apprenticeship/Training/Internship/Academic Project work/Articleship/Pre-graduation period/work performed as an integral part of curricular requirement are not considered.
  • A candidate who has service experience for over 6 months is eligible for Work Experience score.

Experience in Months

Maximum Marks

Below 6

0.00

6

1.00

7

1.22

8

1.44

9

1.67

10

1.89

11

2.11

12

2.33

13

2.56

14

2.78

15

3.00

16

3.22

17

3.44

18

3.67

19

3.89

20

4.11

21

4.56

22

4.78

23

5.00

24

4.67

25

4.33

26

4.00

27

3.67

28

3.67

29

3.33

30

3.00

31

2.67

32

2.33

33

2.00

34

1.67

35

1.33

36

1.00

Above 36

1.00

Academic/Gender Diversity

  • Female candidates get 5%
  • Candidates are entitled diversity score of 5% from either gender or academic diversity
  • Candidates with non-engineering degree get 5%

IIM AMRITSAR FEE

PGP COURSE FEE
TWO YEARS (24 months) INR 9,00,000

IIM AMRITSAR PLACEMENT

  • 104 students, 100 % placement.
  • Among the 3rd generation IIMs, IIM Amritsar houses the largest academic batch. Average package salary for 2016-2018 was INR 11.93 lakhs per annum.
  • Highest package salary for 2016-2018 was INR 54 lakhs per annum.
  • Among many, the prominent recruiters were:

SQUARE YARDS

TATA

Client Associates

RELIANCE

CRISIL

Infosys

Longhouse Consulting

protiviti

TATA TRUSTS

Rustomjee

indiamart

Amazon

CADILA

JKT

Hexaware

Vaibhav Global Limited

NIPPON PAINT

NTC Logistics

HFCL

Accenture

Tolaram Group

Capita

ICICI

Muthoot FINCORP

Disclaimer:

The analysis given above has been prepared by Career Launcher experts. The information given here has no bearing on your actual score. Career Launcher does not take responsibility for any discrepancy between information in this document and actual result.

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