2.Is PGDM Programme approved by AICTE?
Yes, the PGDM programme offered by CIMP is approved by AICTE.
3.Is PGDM Programme accredited by NBA?
Yes, the PGDM programme offered by CIMP is accredited by NBA.
4.Is PGDM Programme equivalent to MBA?
Yes, Association of Indian Universities has recognised PGDM Programme offered by CIMP as equivalent to MBA.
5.Is 100 percent placement achieved for the previous batches?
Yes, 100 percent placement is achieved for all the previous 8 batches.
6.What is the average pay and highest pay package per annum for the current and previous batch?
Average Salary: 5,14,000 per annum
Highest Salary: 9,18,000 per annum
Average Salary: 5,60,000 per annum
Highest Salary: 9,18,000 per annum
7.Which companies visit CIMP for placements for the current and previous batch?
Top recruiters 2016:
ICICI Bank, HDFC AMC, Tata Advanced Systems Ltd., Jeevika, Yes Bank Ltd., Saija Finance Private Limited, NDDB Dairy Services (Saahaj Milk Producer Company Ltd), NCDEX e Markets Ltd, GIC Housing Finance Ltd., Airtel, Amul, Axis Bank, CSM Technologies, Digital Green, HT Media.
Top recruiters 2017:
Tata Advanced Systems Ltd., Amul, Hindustan Unilever Ltd., Jeevika, ICICI Bank, Bihar State Planning Board, NDDB Dairy Services (Mother Dairy), Asian paints, Berger Paints, Colgate-Palmolive, HDFC AMC, ITC, Bandhan Bank, Airtel, Axis Bank.
Any Indian National with 50% aggregate marks in graduation (45% for SC/ST/DA*) can apply. Candidates appearing in the final year of graduation and expecting to complete all the requirements including sitting through the examinations for the award of Degree before 30th June, 2018 may also apply.
Shortlisted candidates will be called for Group Discussion (GD), Personal Interview (PI) and Writing Ability Test (WAT) on their chosen interview centre.
The Institute accept CAT 2017, XAT 2018, and CMAT 2018 scores for admission to two-year full-time residential PGDM programme for the batch 2018-20. Applicants are expected to provide test score for one of these qualifying exams.
Yes, you may submit the form initially without CAT 2017, XAT 2018 or CMAT 2018 scores. But you have to pass one of the exams to be considered eligible for the admission process. Once you have received the score kindly email the score to admission office at firstname.lastname@example.org.
11.What is the process of applying to the qualifying exams - CAT, XAT, and CMAT?
You may visit the following links for details:
Dates of the examinations are as follows:
CAT 2017: 26 November 2017
XAT 2018: 7 January 2018
CMAT 2018: 20 January 2018
12.What is the selection process?
Shortlisting of the candidates will be done on the basis of Test scores (CAT 2017, XAT 2018 and CMAT 2018) and criteria like the previous academic record and relevant work experience.
13.How can I apply for the PGDM Programme?
Application Form and Admission Brochure can be obtained from the Institute by paying Rs. 500/- [Rs. 200/- for Scheduled Caste (SC), Scheduled Tribe (ST), Backward Class (BC) and Differently Abled (DA)* candidates]. The Admission Form will also be available at the counter of CIMP on all working days from 9 A.M. to 5 P.M. Candidates may submit the Application Forms at the CIMP counter by hand or send the completed Application Forms by post.
Applicants can also apply online on our website (www.cimp.ac.in) along with online payment of the application fee.
You can pay the application fee by three modes
a) Cash – In case you buy the Application Form at the CIMP counter.
b) Demand Draft (In favour of Chandragupt Institute of Management, Patna) – Send the Demand Draft to CIMP, we will send you the Application form and Brochure by post. Alternatively, you can download the application form from CIMP website and send the application form along with required documents and Demand Draft to CIMP.
c) Online Payment (through master/visa card of any registered bank, Internet Banking) – In case you apply online on our website www.cimp.ac.in.
15.What specialization are offered by the Institute?
CIMP offers specialisation in Marketing, Finance, and Business Analytics.
PGDM Programme offered by CIMP is a two-year fully residential programme. Students have to stay in the campus during the programme.
As of now there is no cut-off for the test scores.
22.Can I take admission using sports quota?
Yes, CIMP will help desirous students in getting education loan from the leading nationalised banks. This will, however, be subject to the ability of the candidate to fulfil the terms & conditions of the respective bank.
CIMP facilitates the education of economically backward students through Tuition Fee Waiver Scheme (TFW) as proposed by AICTE. The proposed scheme will be applicable only to the students having parents’ annual income (from all sources) less than Rs. 8.00 lakhs.
25.When will the next academic session start?
Academic session will start in July 2018.
26.How can I get the details of the faculty members teaching in CIMP?
CIMP has a pool of highly qualified and experienced faculty members, most of them being alumni of reputed institutions like IIMs, IRMA, IITs, ISI Calcutta, XLRI and NITIE. The institute also gets mentoring support from an eminent Advisory Council comprising Professors from IIMs and other leading business schools. Visit the faculty profile section on the CIMP website for more details.
For more details you may give a call to
a. The admission office: 9693223405
b. Admission coordinator: 9819843689
* DA also refers to Persons with Disability (PwD)