IIMs are considered India’s premier national institutes providing quality education in management and research. IIMs primarily offer post graduate, doctoral and executive education programmes. The flagship programme of IIM, is the two-year post graduate diploma (PGDM) popularly known as Master of Business Administration (MBA). These two-year programmes are generally residential in nature.
CAT in simple words is a management aptitude test conducted by the IIMs primarily to evaluate and shortlist candidates for the post graduate programme. It is a computer based exam available for eager and eligible candidates to register and take once a year.
The Fellow Programme in Management (FPM) is a full-time doctoral level programme in management and research equivalent to a Ph.D. degree. The Executive Post Graduate programmes are targeted for working professionals. On the basis of CAT score, candidates can take admission to the following courses offered by 20 IIMs and other top B-schools in India.
Admission for two years PGDM or Post Graduate Diploma in Management programmes in IIMs are on merit, based on a difficult selection process consisting of
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List of courses offered via CAT 2017
IIML will be conducting CAT this year after a gap of seven years. For the CAT 2017, IIML has already called for tenders for advertisement services for CAT 2017 on their website. As per Hindustan Times Report close to 2.50 lakh MBA aspirants are expected to register for the test.