Indian institute of forest management (IIFM) invites application for admission in PG (post graduate) diploma courses.The eligible students can apply till 2 February. The admissions will be done on the basis of CAT/JAT/MAT or GMAT valid scores. The shortlisting of students will be as per their performance in group discussion and personal interview.
IIMs have no role in selection process.
INTRODUCING IIFM BHOPAL
Indian Institue of forest management (IIFM) is a sectoral management institute which believes in evolving useful knowledge for managers in field of forest, environment and natural resources management & allied sectors.
The Institue was established in 1982 and is located in Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh, India.
- PGDFM-Post graduate diploma in forest management is of 2 years. Following specialization are offered under this programme
- Conservation and Livelihood Management (C&L)
- Environmental Management (EM)
- Developmental Management (DM)
- M.Phil. in Natural Resource Management (MRM)
- Fellow Program in Management (FPM)
- computer center
- hostel & mess
- sports facilities
Applicants should have at least a three-year bachelor's degree in any discipline obtained through the 10+2+3 system or an equivalent qualification recognized by the Association of Indian Universities (AIU), with a minimum 50% aggregate marks (45% for SC/ST/DA) or equivalent CGPA
Candidates who are in final year also eligible .
Note: applicant must possess CAT2014/XAT2015 valid score
Based on profiles of the applicant’s namely
- high scores in CAT/XAT
- academic excellence
- work experience
- clarity of purpose
Shortlisting will be done and students will be invited for group discussion and personal interview
Total fees for post graduate diploma course in management from IIFM is 4 lakh. The fees include the hostel charges.
HOW TO FILL THE APPLICATION FORM
Applicants can apply online by filling application form available on IIFM official website www.iifm.ac.in/pgdfm
Applicants can apply through MP online authorized kiosk centre-only for Madhya Pradesh and pay the application fee in cash http://www.mponline.gov.in/Portal/UserInterface/KIOSK/AuthKIOSKList.aspx
Applicant can check official website for application form, after filling it carefully send it to the address provided at the end with demand draft of application as per the category by speed post.
1000/- for general category
500/- for SC/ST
RESERVATION OF SEATS
15% of the seats are reserved for SC
7.5% for ST candidates
For OBC category candidates belonging to the ‘non-creamy ‘layer (NC-OBC) 27% of the seats are reserved
3% of the seats are reserved for Persons with Disability (PWD)/Differently Abled (DA) candidates
The three categories of disability are: - (a) low-vision/blindness, (b) Hearing impairment, and (c) locomotors disability/cerebral palsy
SCHOLARSHIP FOR RESERVED CATEGORY
Candidates eligible for scholarship will enjoy the benefits like books at reasonable price, a laptop, arrangement for stay during course duration etc.
The reservation of seats for all categories is given below:
Last date to fill the application form is 2 February 2015.
SEND APPLICATION FORM TO
Chairperson, PGDFM admission
Indian institute of forest management
Nehru nagar, Bhopal 462003
For more information you can check IIFM official website www.iifm.ac.in/pgdfm