Industry- Ready
MBA Programmes




Nirma University, Ahmedabad, was established as a statutory university in 2003. It is recognised by University Grants Commission (UGC) and is also accredited 'A+' grade by National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC). Nirma University was awarded the Centre of Excellence (CoE) status by the Government of Gujarat. Nirma University has been recognized as a Green Campus in Gold-Rating category by the Indian Green Building Council (IGBC).

Institute of Management (IMNU)

Founded on the vision of Padmashri Dr. Karsanbhai K. Patel, the Institute of Management, Nirma University (IMNU) earlier known as Nirma Institute of Management came into existence in 1996. The Institute of Management believes in serious academic pursuit and encourages original and innovative thinking concerning nationally and internationally relevant ideas and policies, and has built its reputation with a dedicated goal of adding value to life and professional standards. Institute of Management, Nirma University, a centre of learning where knowledge fuels the desire for distinction, has always pioneered in serving the changing needs of industry. The campus infrastructure and amenities are comparable to the reputed university around the world.

The Institute currently offers the following programmes:

Why MBA at Nirma ?

  • 27 Years of  vast Academic Excellence
  • Attractive Merit and Merit cum means based scholarships
  • Assured Placements
  • Close relationship with the corporate world in the delivery of the programme
  • International Alliances with US & UK based universities
  • Balance between conceptual frameworks and industry practices
  • Unique field course on Managing Social Projects
  • Case study method, Project work and Simulations as the main pedagogical tools
  • Special emphasis on the development of soft skills such as communication leadership, teamwork, achievement orientation and creativity
  • Equal Credits for Core and Elective Courses
  • Industry and Academic shrink through Weekly seminars, Guest Lectures
  • Student Driven Activities through different clubs and committees
  • Wide choice of Specialization


Institute of Management as a constituent Institution of Nirma University, offers academic programmes that are recognized by UGC.

NAAC accredited grade 'A+' status to Nirma University and its constituent institutions

The MBA programme of the Institute of Management is accredited by the National Board of Accreditation (NBA).

SAQS - South Asian Quality Assurance System (SAQS) accreditation for five years by the Association of Management Development Institutions in South Asia (AMDISA).


This is a two-year residential programme following a trimester system. The first year primarily consists of core courses and the second year consists of elective courses. The summer project is scheduled at the end of the first year. The programme offers dual specialization (major and minor) in the second year. The important themes running across courses are: Internationalism, Business Ethics and Information Technology.

MBA – Human Resource Management is a two year full-time residential programme and follows a trimester system. The core learning of the Programme is covered through courses in business, general management and human resource management across the six terms

A three-year bachelor's degree (10+2+3) or equivalent in any discipline from a recognized university with at least 50% aggregate marks or equivalent CGPA.

Candidates shortlisted on the basis of their performance in different components of Common Admission Test (CAT-2023) will be called for Personal Interview and Theme Development & Presentation (TDP). The candidates will be finally selected for admission based on the candidates' performance in the CAT, TDP, Personal Interview, Academic Performance in X, XII and graduation and work experience

Duration: Two Years

Course Fee (Per annum): Rs. 5,40,000/- (subject to revision)

Number of Seats Available:

  • MBA Programme: 300# Seats
  • MBA (HRM) Programme : 30# Seats
  • #Up-to 15% Seats are reserved to NRI\NRI Sponsored Category candidates.

Important Dates

Activity Date
Link open for Online Application August 2, 2023
Last date for submitting the form 3rd week of Dec 2023
Short-listing for Selection Process Jan.-Feb. 2024
Selection Process Feb-24
Release of Admission Offers Feb.-March 2024
Commencement of the Programme 3rd Week of June 2024



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