Chetana's Institute Of Management And Research, Mumbai

    The Week (HANSA Research) 2020 ranked Chetana's Institute of Management and Research (CIMR), founded in 1996, as one of the top 10 MBA Institutes in Mumbai and among the top 50 best B-Schools in India.

    Along with the PGDM (Marketing) and PGDM (General) programmes, CIMR College offers a full-time residential, AICTE-approved, two-year flagship PGDM (General) programme (Retail). Admission shortlisting for the PGDM programme at CMIR Mumbai is done using scores from the MAH MBA CET, CMAT, ATMA, MAT, CAT, XAT, and GMAT, then GD and PI rounds. Entrance exam results, a personal interview, a student's academic history, their extracurricular activities, and their work history all factor into the decision. reading more Courses and Fee Structure at CIMR Mumbai

    With over 250 companies visiting the CMIR campus, the CIMR placement cell asserts that 190 students were placed during CIMR placements 2020. The highest salary was INR 10.91 LPA, with an average salary of INR 5.71 LPA during the final campus drive at CMIR Mumbai.

    CIMR Mumbai Courses, Fees Structure:

    Course Name

    Eligibility Criteria

    Course Fee


    Eligibility criteria: Bachelor's degree with 50% aggregate from a recognised university
    Duration: 2 years
    Selection Criteria: CET- MAH-MBA/ MMS / CAT / MAT / XAT / ATMA/ CMAT score
    Seat Intake: 180

    Rs 7.85 lakh

    PGDM ( Marketing)

    Eligibility criteria: Bachelor's degree with 50% aggregate from a recognised university
    Selection Criteria: CET- MAH-MBA/MMS / CAT / MAT /XAT / ATMA/ CMAT score
    Seat Intake: 60

    Rs 7.85 lakh

    PGDM ( Retail Management)

    Eligibility criteria: Bachelor's degree with 50% aggregate from a recognised university
    Selection Criteria: CET- MAH-MBA/MMS / CAT / MAT / XAT / ATMA/ CMAT score
    Seat Intake: 30

    Rs 7.15 lakh

    CIMR Mumbai Admission:

    One of the institutions founded by the Chetana Trust in Mumbai, India, is Chetana's Institute of Management and Research, which opened its doors in 1996. The Week has ranked it seventh in 2019 so far. It is situated in Bandra, the centre of business in Mumbai. Industry experts are drawn to CIMR for teaching, grooming, and placement because of its strategic location.

    The second-oldest business school in Mumbai, CIMR has a network of more than 10,000 alumni. It offers a general Post Graduate Diploma in Management (PGDM) programme with two specialised pathways in retail and marketing. The All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE), New Delhi, has given it their approval.

    • Candidates can fill out the form online by going to the Chetana's Institute of Management and Research's official website.
    • You can download the application form from the website and submit it to the institute office.
    • Candidates for the PGDM programme must hold a 3-year Bachelor's degree from an institution recognised by the AIU, with a minimum grade point average of 50%.
    • To be eligible to apply for the PGDM programme, candidates must have taken one of the following entrance exams: MAH MBA CET, CMAT, ATMA, MAT, CAT, XAT, or GMAT.
    • The final decision will be made based on the candidate's achievements in the relevant fields, past academic performance, work history, and personal interview.
    • Application form cost: 2000 INR

    Highlights of Chetana's Institute of Management and Research

    Name of the Institute

    Chetana's Institute of Management and Research

    Institute Type


    Basic Admission Criteria

    Entrance Based

    Application Mode


    Name of Entrance


    Entrance Mode




    Chetana's Institute of Management and Research PGDM Admission:

    Admission to any specialisation of the two-year PGDM programme is determined by meeting the basic eligibility requirements and performing well on the entrance exams. Candidates for the PGDM programme must have earned a bachelor's degree from a UGC-recognized institution with at least a 50% grade point average. Candidates must have non-zero positive scores on at least one of the entrance exams listed below.

    Final candidate selection for PGDM programmes is based on results from any national level entrance exam, such as the MAH MBA CET, CMAT, ATMA, MAT, CAT, XAT, or GMAT, and is followed by a personal interview. The application form must be downloaded from the official website or filled out online by interested candidates.




    Minimum Eligibility

    Selection Criteria


    General (Finance, Operations, HR, Marketing, Systems)


    3-year Graduation degree with at least 50% marks from UGC or AIU recognized university. (Completed by June)

    Based on MAH MBA CET/ CMAT/ATMA/MAT/CAT/XAT Entrance Exam score followed by interview.





    Key Points:

    • If they can provide documentation of their eligibility, bachelor's degree candidates in their final year may submit an application for admission to the PGDM programme.
    • 5 years of work experience at most would be taken into consideration.

    Preferable grade point average for all academic levels (10th, 12th, and graduation) must be 75% or higher. If this is met, recognition at the university, district, state, national, or international level will be taken into consideration

    Chetana's Institute of Management and Research Application Process:

    To complete the application process for any of the PGDM programmes offered by CIMR, Mumbai, students must go to the organization's official website. However, before registering for admissions, candidates must take national level entrance exams. Only online applications may be submitted.

    1. For more information on how to apply for the PGDM programme, go to the CIMR, Mumbai website.
    2. Select "Apply Now" from the menu.
    3. To register as a new user, enter the requested information.
    4. The login information will be sent via email to the registered email address.
    5. Sign in to your account and fill out all the requested academic information. Upload your scanned signature and passport-sized photo.
    6. Apply online and pay the application fee using NET Banking, NEFT/RTGS, credit/debit cards, or a combination of these methods. (INR 2000/-).
    7. The Part A application form should be printed out.

    Following that, you must take one of the aforementioned entrance exams. If a candidate is chosen for PI, he must fill out Part B of the application by logging into his account.

    1. Go to the company's website.
    2. Select "Apply Now"
    3. Enter the login information.
    4. the necessary documents online
    5. the application's printout

    Following attested copies (2 Each) need to be submitted:

    • Attested copies of 10th and 12th and Graduation marksheets with Degree Certificate.
    • Character and Migration Certificate
    • School Leaving Certificate for Date of Birth
    • Self-attested copies of graduation marksheets.
    • Entrance exam scorecards
    • One passport size recent photographs
    • Work Experience Certificate
    • Demand Draft for payment of fees
    • Indian Nationality Certificate in the name of the candidate

    CIMR Mumbai Ranking:

    Ranking Body

    Ranking Parameter


    Outlook 2021

    Private MBA


    The Week 2020



    CIMR Mumbai Placement:

    The 2022 placement drive at CIMR Mumbai recently came to a close, and the institute once again maintained a 100% placement rate. 180 students were placed in various courses. Among the top employers were HDFC Bank, Hindustan Unilever Ltd, Titan, Zee Tv, Yes Bank, etc. The following are the campaign's high points:

    • Total No. of students in the batch was 180.
    • The highest CTC stood at INR 15.5 LPA.
    • Students received an average CTC of INR 6.3 LPA.

    The below table represents the course-wise highlights: 


    No. of students placed

    Highest CTC

    Average CTC



    INR 15.5 LPA

    INR 6.3 LPA

    PGDM Marketing


    INR 9 LPA

    INR 6.5 LPA

    PGDM Retail


    INR 10.20 LPA

    INR 7.01 LPA

    CIMR Mumbai Admission Dates:



    CAT Exam Date

    Nov 27, 2022

    CAT Registration Window

    Aug 3, 2022 - Sep 23, 2022

    XAT Registration

    Aug 10, 2022 - Dec 11, 2022

    XAT Admit Card

    Dec 20, 2022

    XAT Exam

    Jan 8, 2023

    XAT Result

    Jan 31, 2023


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