Indian Institute of Management Ahmedabad ×

Accreditation: EQUIS

Location: Ahmedabad, India

Current program rank (FT) 48

Tuition fees $ 50,000 (€ 42,509)

Length (months) 22

Program type Post Graduate Program in Management

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Program description:

The two-year full-time Post Graduate Program in Management, rated as the toughest MBA program in the world to get admission, is the flagship program of IIMA. Its main objective is to develop young men and women into competent professional managers, capable of working in any sector of organized activity, proceeding leadership and achieving excellence in performance while contributing to the welfare of the larger society. The program specifically attempts to equip students with the required conceptual and interpersonal skills and sense of social purpose for managerial decision-making; to develop leadership capabilities to act as change agents and be a source of motivation in the organizations they work in, to nurture the desire to excel in performance without compromising integrity, honesty and fairness.

Browse other programs by this school: Post Graduate Program in Management for Executives

Admission requirements:

  • GMAT
  • Age
  • Experience
  • Other: * Bachelors degree; * Interview; * GMAT (min. 720 (Indian overseas applicant) or 650 (non-Indian)); * Analytical Writing Test;

Cost of study and scholarships:

  • Accomodation costs on campus, per year: $ 1,063


  • Current rank: 48 (Financial Times), 51 (The Economist)
  • 3 year average rank: 52 (Financial Times)


  • Male/Female students: 72% / 28%
  • Female faculty: 18%
  • International faculty: 1%
  • Women on board: 36%
  • Financial Times: International mobility rank: 59
  • Financial Times: International course experience rank: 86

Alumni today:
by Financial Times ©

  • Alumni salary today: $ 192,390
  • Salary increase: 87%
  • Post-MBA salary: $ 38,063
  • Value for money rank: 52
  • Alumni recommend rank: 6
  • Career progress rank: 2
  • Career service rank: 97
  • Alumni aims achieved: 79%
  • Employed at three months: 96%

Career progress:

  • Regional rank: 8
  • Open new career opportunities: 1
  • Diversity of recruiters: 34
  • Faculty quality: 42.00
  • Student quality: 90.00
  • Development experience: 90.00
  • Education experience: 36.00
  • Student rating of faculty: 4.57
  • Student rating of alumni effectiveness: 4.35
  • Student rating of culture and classmates: 4.50
  • Accommodation costs (on campus, per year): $ 1,063
  • Type of aid available: 0
  • Criteria on which aid is granted: 0


  • Student assessment of career service: 4.85
  • Ratio of faculty to students: 0.30
  • Full-time faculty with PhD: 100%
  • Annual intake: 385
  • Number of applicants per full-time place: 504
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