Indian Management Institute (IMI) New Delhi
    Indian Management Institute (IMI) New Delhi

    Indian Management Institute (IMI) New Delhi

    The Indian Management Institute (IMI) in Delhi is the country's first corporate-sponsored business school. The college is ranked 30th in India among Management Schools by the NIRF 2022 and 7th in India by Outlook India's "Top 150 Private MBA Institutions" in 2021. It has also received AMBA and NBA accreditation. IMI New Delhi maintains global ties with top schools in Europe, North America, and Asia. IMI Delhi's flagship programme is the PGDM. The PGDM fee is INR 19.25 Lakhs, and admission to the IMI Delhi PGDM programme is based on CAT/ XAT scores. PGDM Admission to IMI Delhi is a two-stage process in which applicants are evaluated based on their entrance exam score and academic profile.

    Aside from the flagship PGDM programme, IMI Delhi also offers PGDM programmes in HRM (Human Resource Management) and B&FS (Business and Finance) (Banking & Financial Services). A two-year Executive PGDM programme is available at the college. Candidates seeking admission to the MDI Delhi Executive programme must have a minimum of 5 years of work experience. For initial shortlisting, a valid CAT / XAT / NMAT / MAT / CMAT / ATMA / IMI Entrance Test score is accepted. IMI Delhi's final Executive PGDM admission is based on a personal assessment. IMI Delhi's FPM programme is a full-time doctoral programme. For FPM admission, candidates must take the IMI Research Aptitute Test. Candidates with a valid CAT/ GRE/ XAT/ NET Exam score, on the other hand, are exempt from taking the IMI Research Test.

    IMI Delhi Course:

    Course Program

    Course Eligibility / Admission criteria



    Eligibility: Graduation with at least 50% aggregate/ equivalent in any discipline
    Duration: 2 years
    Selection Criteria: CAT/ XAT Scores
    Intake: 251 

    Self Sponsored: INR 19.25 Lakhs
    Sponsored Candidates: INR 31.71 Lakhs
    Foreign Nationals: USD 28, 420


    Eligibility: Graduation with a minimum of 50% aggregate/ equivalent in any discipline from a university
    Duration: 2 years
    Selection Criteria: CAT Scores
    Intake: 60

    PGDM- B&FS

    Eligibility: Bachelor’s equivalent degree, with a minimum of 50% aggregate marks
    Duration: 2 years
    Selection Criteria: CAT Scores
    Intake: 60


    Eligibility: Bachelor's degree or equivalent in any discipline with a minimum of 50 percent marks + Minimum work experience of 5 years post-qualification experience 
    Duration: 1 year 3 months
    Selection Criteria: Valid CAT/XAT/CMAT/NMAT/ MAT/ATMA/ IMI Entrance Test score + Profile based Assessment

    Indian Nationals:INR 12 Lakhs
    Foreign Nationals: USD 17,500

    FPM ( Full Time)

    Eligibility: Master’s degree or its equivalent with a minimum of 60% aggregate marks.
    Duration: 2 Years
    Selection Criteria: CAT/GRE/XAT/NET Score or a valid score in IMI Research Aptitude Test + Research Intrest Assessment Interview.

    INR 7,87,000

    IMI Delhi Admission Process:>

    IMI Delhi PGDM Admission is now closed. CAT scores are used to determine admission to PGDM programmes. IMI Delhi will accept XAT scores for PGDM admission in 2022. IMI Delhi's average cutoff is 90%. IMI Delhi is also taking applications for its 15-month MBA Executive Program. Cycle 2 applications are due by January 17.

    PGDM at IMI Delhi The first shortlist will be released based on CAT/ XAT scores and academic grades. Academic performance, extempore speaking, psychometric test, essay writing, and personal interview will be used to make the final decision. IMI Delhi also offers PGDM Human Resource Management (HRM), PGDM Banking & Financial Services (B&FS), EPGDM, and Fellowship Program in Management in addition to PGDM (FPM). Candidates with at least five years of post-qualification work experience can apply for the PGDM Executive and FPM.

    The International Management Institute is accepting applications for admission to its PGDM programmes. The institute admits students to the PGDM, PGDM in Human Resources, Banking & Finance Services, and PGDM Executive programmes. Admission to the courses will be based on CAT/XAT scores. Candidates who have been shortlisted will be contacted for interviews. Any graduate degree holder will be eligible for admission to the course.

    IMI Delhi PGDM Eligibility:

    • A Bachelors Degree holder in any subject can apply for admission.
    • Minimum 50% marks should be secured in the qualifying examination.
    • Candidates appearing for the final examination can apply for admission.
    • Bachelor’s degree with a minimum of 60% marks for admission to the EPGDM.
    • 5 years of work experience is mandatory for EPGDM.

    How to Apply for IMI New Delhi?

    Prior to submitting an application for any of the courses offered by IMI New Delhi, candidates must take one of the two all-India level common admission tests for management programmes - CAT. Only candidates who received qualifying marks in the common admission test may apply. The application procedure is as follows:

    • Visit IMI's official website in New Delhi at · Make an account.
    • Log in again and complete the admission form.
    • Candidates must fill out the online application form completely and accurately, and submit it along with the application fee of INR 2200.
    • The application fee is payable by credit/debit card, net-banking, or bank transfer. Candidates can also pay their fees by Demand Draft drawn in favour of 'International Management Institute' payable in New Delhi

    Admission Process:

    • IMI Delhi offers admission to PGDM courses on the basis of fulfilment of the below-mentioned criteria:
    • Shortlisting Criteria: Candidates are shortlisted on the basis of their score in CAT/XAT. Preference will be given to the candidates with the relevant work experience.
    • Selection Criteria: Final selection is based on the Academic Performance, i.e. marks in Graduation, class 10th, 12th. Performance in Extempore Speaking, Psychometric Test, Essay Writing and Personal interview.
    • Interview Centers: Ahmedabad, Bangalore, Bhopal, Pune, Kochi, Lucknow, Jaipur, Chandigarh, Chennai, Hyderabad, Kolkata and Mumbai

    IMI New Delhi Admission Cut Off:

    It is expected that IMI Admission Cutoff may remain more or less same for PGDM 2023 as mentioned under:

    Program name



    88 - 90


    85 –88

    PGDM (Banking & Financial services

    85 - 88

    IMI Delhi Ranking:

    Ranking Bodies

    Ranking Parameter


    NIRF 2022

    Management Institute


    Outlook 2021 

    Top 10 Private B School


    Outlook 2021 

    All Private Institute


    MBA Universe 2021

    Overall MBA Institute


    IMI Delhi Placements:

    IMI Delhi Placements 2022 has concluded successfully. The participating batch had a 100% placement rate. The highest, average, and median salaries all increased over the previous year. During the placement drive, the consulting and education technology sectors dominated. Top recruiters such as Accenture, Genpact, HCL, IBM, Infosys, Deloitte, EY, and others paid visits to the campus. The following are the highlights of the placement drive:

    • Placement percentage : 100%
    • Number of students placed : 341
    • Highest salary : INR 32 LPA
    • Average salary : INR 15.23 LPA
    • Median salary : INR 14.17 LPA
    • Top 10% average salary : INR 23.04 LPA
    • Top 25% average salary : INR 19.85 LPA
    • Top 10% median salary : INR 20.80 LPA
    • Top 25% median salary : INR 18.20 LPA
    • Major sector : Consulting & EdTech, IT/ITES/Telecom

    IMI Delhi Important Dates:



    CAT Registration Date 

    August 3, 2022 - September 21, 2022

    CAT Exam Date

    November 27, 2022

    Program Start Date (PGDMEx)

    August 1, 2022

    Last Date to Apply for PGDM

    December 18, 2022


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