Institute of Management Technology, Nagpur is ranked 42 as per NIRF’s recent ranking among Top Business Schools in India. It offers a two-year PGDM Program in multiple specializations like Human Resource, Operation Management, Business Analytics, and more. Students seeking admission to the program will be selected on the basis of their marks secured in various management entrance exams. 

IMT Nagpur Highlights

Institute Type Private
Entrance Exam CAT, XAT, CMAT, and GMAT
Types of Programs | No. of Programs PGDM 3
Mode of Registration Online

IMT Nagpur Ranking

The institute is one of the top-most business schools in India. The following table indicates the college ranking of the year 2019:

Ranking Body/ Magazine Rank (All India)
Competition Success 10
BW Business World 20
Business Standard 20
HRD 32
Outlook Money 25

IMT Nagpur Courses and Admissions

The table below briefs name of the course with eligibility, duration, and specialization:

Course: PGDM - Post Graduation Diploma in Management

  • Duration –  2 Years
  • Specializations – Marketing, Human Resource, Operation Management, Business Analytics, Economics, Finance, and Information Technology Management.
  • Fees – INR 14,00,000.

Check: IMT Nagpur PGDM Fees Structure in details

IMT Nagpur Online Registration

Candidates seeking admission to the course in any specialization must register themselves through online mode. The application procedure starts in the month of January, follow the subsequent steps in order to register yourself for your desired program:

Step 1: Visit the official website of the institute (

Step 2: Click on ‘Admissions Open, Apply Now’ tab and Enter your full name, contact number, and email id to register yourself

Step 3: Verify your registration by entering OTP received on your registered contact number, an Application form will appear

Step 4: Fill in the form with all the correct information and upload scanned documents (as per requirements)

Step 5: Submit the form along with the payment of required application fee as per your course and category

Selection Procedure

Phase I: Appear for Management Entrance Exams
Name of the acceptable management exams are:

  • CAT – Common Aptitude Test  
  • CMAT – Common Management Admission Test
  • XAT – Xavier’s Aptitude Test
  • ​GMAT – Graduate Management Admission Test

Phase II: Shortlisting Candidates

Once the results of the management entrance exams are out, qualified applicants will have to provide their rank, score, roll number, and status of the result of the concerned entrance exam.

Phase III: CT-GE-PI Round

The shortlisted candidates will be called for the third round that is Critical Thinking-Group Exercise-Personal Interview which concludes candidate’s communication and problem-solving skills, business affairs awareness and domain knowledge.

Note: Successful candidates will have to appear for the document verification conducted by the institute in the month of June. afterward candidates can enroll their names once the document verifications are done.

Check: IMT Nagpur PGDM Admissions

IMT Nagpur Placements

IMT Nagpur has a good placement record since it’s establishment. It has been continuously rated as one of the top B-School in the country by several prestigious survey agencies.

Placement Procedure:

  • Confirmation: Initial confirmation from the students and the recruiters for participation in the recruitment procedure.
  • Date Allotment: Proper schedule is made by the placement cell and displaced for the students
  • Pre-Placement sessions: Talk delivered by the recruiters and Career guidance by the consultants before the selection procedure.
  • Conduct Aptitude Test: General Aptitude Test, Group Discussion, Workshop, and many other basic tests.
  • Final Round: Personal interview of shortlisted students with Top-recruiters
  • Announcement: Release the names of selected students along with the package offered by the company.
  • Official Communication: Distributing the offer letter to all the selected students.

The Placement cell gives an opportunity to every student from all the departments, placement record as per specialization of PGDM batch 2017-19 is shown below:

IMT Nagpur Placement Records

Placement Record of Batch 2017-19:

Number of Companies visited 111
Students placed 95%
Highest Salary Offered 23.70 LPA
Top 20% Average Salary Offered 10.68 LPA
Average Salary Offered 7.64 LPA
Top Recruiters KPMG, Hero, Diageo, Baja Allianz, Mercedes Benz, Usha, Schneider Electric, ICICI Prudential, Berger, Maruti Suzuki, McNROE, Federal Bank, Philips, HDFC Bank, and many more

Click here: IMT Nagpur Placements

IMT Nagpur Faculty

IMT-N Faculty members have extensive teaching and industry experience and claim to deliver quality education to students, under their guidance students get the opportunity to learn in a class from different academic backgrounds and region without discrimination.

Prof. T.K. Chatterjee 

Qualification: B.A (Sociology) and MBA from Patna University and Ph.D. from NLU, Associate Prof.
Achievement: Was given “The Best Teacher in Marketing Management” award by Lokmat National Education Leadership Awards in July 2015.

Prof. Ashok B Chakraborty

Qualification: B.E (Mechanical) from NIT Karnataka, M.Tech from IIT-D

  • In 2010, US EPA International Partner of the year award at New Orleans, USA
  • In 2001-04, was nominated as a director by ONGC on the board of “Oil Spill Response Ltd” Southampton, (UK)
  • SPE (middle east) Regional HSE award during 2009 at Abu Dhabi

Dr. Narendra Phadnis

Qualification: MLS HRM from the University of Bombay and Ph.D. from Nagpur University

  • ‘Best Teacher Award’ in HRM by 18th Business School Affaire in Nov 2010.
  • ‘Best Professor in HRM by 22nd Business School Affaire in Nov 2014.

Dr. Parijat Upadhyay

Qualification: MCM from SICS and Ph.D. in Management from WBUT

  • ‘Best Paper Award’ at the 1st International Conference on Business and Information Management conducted by NIT Durgapur in 2012
  • Was shortlisted at a National level competition at International Conference on Financial Inclusion in 2013.

Dr. Vikramaditya Ekkirala

Qualification: MBA and Ph.D. in Management from Osmania University, Hyderabad
Achievements: Member of the team at Aurora's Postgraduate College, Hyderabad.

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Student Life at IMT Nagpur

Corporate Communications Committee: It helps in connecting with the outside world. The committee works sincerely to do the pre-event promotion and post-event reporting of all the events in a year. They share the learning from the interactions on the IMT website and social networking sites like Facebook and twitter etc.

Cyclops: Cyclops, the operations forum of IMT Nagpur, aims at adding value to the field of Operations Management by encouraging excellence. The forum imparts the practical knowledge of operations to students and organizes various inter-college and intra-college events related to operations. It's headed by Dr. S Maheswaran.

Milestone Committee: The milestone committee organizes the two main events of the Institute- Milestone 34-the intra-college business fest and Milestone 35- an inter-college business fest

Milestone 34: It is the most awaited intra-college event where students from a team of 20-25 members each and promote themselves on the theme provided by the milestone team. The teams who win must perform consistently well not only at promotions and marketing but also in games of all forums and in cultural events as well.

Milestone 35: comprises of B-School quizzes and games from each and every forum of the college. Be it marketing, finance, economics, IT, etc., the participants are tested and examined on improvising the concepts learned with real scenarios and situations. It is the perfect opportunity for the students to put into practice what they have acquired from their classroom learning. 

Sports Committee: It hosts two big events in each academic year- Ranbhoomi and Mahasangram. Alumni are invited to compete with the current batch students for the prior, whereas the latter is an Intra college sports event. The institute provides infrastructure and other facilities for various sports like Golf, Basket Ball, Lawn Tennis, Badminton, Volleyball, Table Tennis, Football, Cricket to mention a few.

IMT Nagpur FAQs

Ques: Is IMT Nagpur AIU approved?

Ans: Institute of Management Technology Nagpur is recognized by AICTE – All India Council for Technical Education and Ministry HRD and has recently got the Extension of Approval from AICTE in April 2019. IMT Nagpur is also certified from NBA – National Board of Accreditation.

Ques: How can I apply for IMT in Nagpur?

Ans: Valid entrance exam score holders with a minimum of 50% aggregate marks in graduation level can apply online, the forms are available at the institute’s website. The application fee for this session is INR 2,000, which can be paid via online (Debit/ Credit Card or Net Banking) or Offline (Demand Draft) mode. 

Ques: What is the CMAT cut-off for IMT Nagpur?

Ans: IMT Nagpur accepts CAT, MAT, XAT, and CMAT scores for admission in PGDM course. In the year 2019, the highest cutoffs of the following exams for the general category were:

  • CMAT Cutoff (round one): 90 percentile
  • CAT and XAT Cutoff (round one): 80 percentile

Check: IMT Nagpur Cutoff in details as per category

Ques: How do I know which score to submit?

Ans: Candidates who appeared for multiple management exams (CAT, CMAT, XAT or GMAT) can enter more than one score during the application process. IMT Nagpur will select the best score itself before shortlisting.

Ques. Does the IMT Nagpur provide scholarships?

Ans. Yes, IMT Nagpur provides scholarships on the basis of Merit-based Scholarships and Merit-cum-Means Scholarships to the meritorious students across various specializations.

Check: IMT Nagpur Scholarships

Ques: On what parameters, a candidate gets admitted?

Ans: IMT Nagpur admits students on both merit and campus score basis, the table below briefs the same:

Percentile in CAT, CMAT, GMAT, or XAT 35%
Academic Score 35%
Work Experience 10%
Personal Interview  20%
Total 100%