Most of the students have wish to study in IIM, but for that they have to wait to complete the bachelor degree.
But Indian Institute of Management, Indore has started the applications for its five year Integrated Program in Management. This program will help the students to meet all the requirements in order to be a Management professional.
At Present, IIM Indore is the only IIM offering the five year integrated program. The program is for the students who have passed the class 12th/higher secondary or equivalent program from various schools in India. The duration of the course is 5 yrs. and each term is of 3 yrs.
More than 19,000 students have applied for the course. This five year integrated program doesn’t have any exit options. No candidate can walk out directly with a graduation degree after 3 yrs. or 4 yrs.
The industry and the people are waiting for the first batch to come out in 2016.The College head says they cannot say anything about placement for this program as they are waiting for the students to successfully complete the course. But the institute will take the necessary steps for the placement process
5 years Integrated Program Details
The Program will include the management education details
The program would mainly concentrate on the programs like
1. Mathematics, statics, Logic and computer science
2. Introduction to literature and political science.
3. Soft skills: Leadership development personality development, team work and communication both written and oral.
4. Exposure to the languages (one foreign language and one in Asian language)
5. Civilizations and history.6.Exposure to biological sciences.
The remaining percentage of the course would consist of all functional areas of management like
1.Accounting,Financce,Organisational Behavior,Communications,Economics,Operation and services, Corporate Governance, Ethics,Marketting,Entrepreneurship,International business, Corporate Social responsibility and legal aspects of business.
60% aggregate marks should be obtained at secondary/X STD/Equivalent and at higher Secondary/XII/+2 level/Equivalent for General and NC-OBC category candidate (55% aggregate marks at Secondary /X Std/Equivalent and at higher secondary/XII/+2 level/Equivalent for SC, ST and PWD/DA Candidates)
The candidates meeting the minimum eligibility will be called for aptitude test.
The Aptitude test will be used for short listing candidates for personal interview
Then final selection would be based on a student’s performance in Aptitude Test (AT) and personal Interview (PI).
Government of India reservation norms will be followed at the time of admission process.
Last date to Apply: April 10, 2013
Aptitude test: May 15, 2013
Personal interview: May 28 to May 31st, 2013.
Commencement of classes: July 2013
Centers of examinations are: Bangalore, Delhi, Hyderabad, Indore, Kolkata and Mumbai
Tuition Fee for the program
First 3 yrs.: Rs 300,000 per annum
Next two years: Rs 500,000 per annum
Important point to be remembered
Candidate’s academic performance will be observed regularly and those who meet the minimum requirements of the program they will be promoted to the required year of the study.
Those who do not meet the minimum requirements of the program on the yearly or term wise they would be advised to leave or repeat the program.
After successfully completing the course the students will be awarded Integrated Diploma in Management (IDM).