IIM Ahmedabad offers 2-year ePGP program in Management through Interactive Learning Mode. For admission to ePGP, the institutes consider score above 290 in GRE or 600 GMAT score or CAT score above 75 percentile for ePGP admission. Those who do not have a score in CAT / GRE / GMAT can apply for ePGP ABA qualify cum aptitute test.
Check: CAT Registration Process
|CAT 2021 Registrations||Sept 15, 2021|
|CAT 2021 Exam||Nov 28, 2021|
|Deadline for submitting the ePGD-ABA Application||December 19, 2021|
|Date of Online Exam conducted for admission to ePGD-ABA Program||December 26, 2021|
|Interviews (Tentative)||January 15 – 16, 2022|
The total ePGP course fee is INR 10 Lakhs at IIM Ahmedabad. ePGP course fee is accepted in four regular installments. For more details check IIM Ahmedabad Courses & Fees.
To apply for ePGP program, the candidate should fulfil the following eligibility requirements:
To get admission in this ePGP course candidates should have:
In case, the candidate has not appeared in CAT/ GMAT/ GRE, then he/she has to appear for ePGP ABA qualify cum aptitute test. It is conducted for admission in ePGP program only. Entrance details are as follows:
The shorlites candidates are further called for Personal Interview at IIMA campus.
Candidates who fulfill the above-stated eligibility criteria can apply to the ePGP program at IIM Ahmedabad by filling an online application form.
Following documents are required to be submitted along with the online application:
Check: IIM Ahmedabad Admission
CAT consists of three sections. Cutoffs are released section wise before shortlisting begins. Following which, applicants are also expected to get the minimum overall CAT percentile as well. To know more about the CAT exam, read in detail section wise:
The following table shows the minimum required percentile (sectional and overall) in CAT, GMAT and GRE for ePGP applicants :
|CAT||Minimum Verbal Ability & Reading Comprehension (VARC) percentile||Minimum Data Interpretation & Logical Reasoning (DILR) Percentile||Minimum Quantitative Ability (QA) Percentile||Minimum Overall Percentile|
Finally, the candidates shortlisted (on the basis of score obtained in CAT/GMAT/GRE/IAT) will be invited for a personal interview at IIMA campus or other cities as decided by IIM Ahmedabad.
Check: IIM Ahmedabad Cut off
IIM Ahmedabad ePGP PI Questions
The ePGP course is one of the most recently introduced programmes at IIM Ahmedabad. It is a blended, hybrid and a rigorously comprehensive programme offered at IIM Ahmedabad.
The following is list of courses that are a part of the ePGP programme offered at IIM Ahmedabad:
|Year I||Introduction to Learning Method at IIMA, Corporate Sustainability, Understanding of Behavior I, Organizational Behavior II, Managerial Computing, Transforming Business through Information Technology, Financial Reporting & Analysis, Corporate Finance, Financial Markets, Costing & Control Systems, Probability & Statistics, Probability & Statistics II, Operations Management I, Operations Management II, Marketing Management I, Marketing Management II, Human Resource Management I, Human Resource Management II, Managerial Communication I, Managerial Communication II, Microeconomics, Macroeconomics, Legal Aspects of Business, Quantitative Techniques (Decision Making), Strategic Management and Project Work|
|Business Negligence, Liability & Law; Behavioural Finance, Brand Management; Better Work, Better Workplaces & Better World; Business Analytics, Big Data: Possibilities & Concerns, Business Turnaround & Organizational Transformation, Business & Society, Communicating Corporate Reputation, Customer Relationship Management, Corporate Governance, Experiments for Business & Policy Decision Making, Educational Innovation & Enterprise, Intercultural Communication Competence, Entrepreneurship & Creativity, Managing Firms in Service Sector, Financial Statement Analysis, Pricing, Game Theory, Promotions Strategy, International Finance & Trade, Quality & Risk Management, Managing Human Capital in Projects, Structure & Economics of Online Networks, Managing Transportation: Business Models & Policy Instruments, The Future of Work & Its Markets, Revenue Management & Dynamic Pricing, Understanding Bhagavad Gita: Managers’ Dilemmas, Rural Marketing, Valuation of Firms - Numbers & Narratives, Strategies for the Internet Economy, Capstone: Business Simulation Game, Tapping into Social Media, Course on Ethics and Group Project|
The ePGP programme curriculum at IIM Ahmedabad is designed in such a manner that it can offer the following learning outcomes:
The 2019-21 ePGP batch of IIM Ahmedabad has a total of 60 male candidates and 8 female candidates, where most of the candidates are in the age group of 26-40 years. Out of the total 68 candidates, 23 candidates had a work experience of 11-15 years.
Ques. What is ePGP in VILP at IIM Ahmedabad?
Ans. ePGP is offered on the Virtual Interactive Learning Platform (VILP) platform. Its an online course and is offered to working professionals, at IIM Ahmedabad.
Ques. Who all are suited for admission to ePGP at IIM Ahmedabad?
Ans. Applicants with professional background of junior, mid and senior-level working professionals and entrepreneurs working in India, are the most suited candidates for ePGP course at IIM Ahmedabad. Check IIM Ahmedabad Admission
Ques. Why should applicants pursue ePGP at IIM Ahmedabad?
Ans. The key benefits of pursuing ePGP at IIM Ahmedabad are as follows:
Ques. How are classes conducted for ePGP at IIM Ahmedabad?
Ans. Classes are conducted through VCNow. It is a brand offering HD Video Conference Service with over 39 Virtual Classroom studios, in 27 cities of India. There is also provision for a near-real classroom experience with a highly interactive Live 2-Way HD Video Conference interface. Each classroom is equipped with global class Video Conference equipment, having a 50-inch HD LED display and acoustics.
Ques. Does IIM Ahmedabad offer placements for ePGP students?
Ans. No, there are no placements for ePGP students at IIM Ahmedabad. The reason being, it's for those who are already working as professionals or as entrepreneurs. Plus the online course structure as well. IIM Ahmedabad Placements
Ques. Will I have to stay on campus while pursuing ePGP from IIM Ahmedabad?
Ans. No, it is not mandatory to stay on campus while pursuing ePGP from IIM Ahmedabad. In case the applicant wishes to stay on campus, then he/she can avail accommodation only if its available. Payment can be made for lodging directly to either International Management Development Centre or Students Activity Office.
Ques. What is the minimum attendance requirement for ePGP at IIM Ahmedabad?
Ans. Each course offered at IIM Ahmedabad demands atleast 80% attendance. Thus, ePGP students are also required to fulfil this criteria of attendance.
Ques. Does IIM Ahmedabad offer ePGP for foreign students?
Ans. No, ePGP at IIM Ahmedabad is offered only for Indian applicants. This is because the course material is available through designated classroom centres in India only, and cannot be viewed outside the country. Hence, foreign applicants cannot apply for ePGP at IIM Ahmedabad.
Ques. Are there any fee waivers or seat reservation at IIM Ahmedabad for ePGP admission?
Ans. No, there is no fee waiver or scholarship available. Applicants can though apply for loan through Bank of Baroda for fee payments. Also no seat reservation is applicable for ePGP admission at IIM Ahmedabad for handful number of seats. Check IIM Ahmedabad Course & Fee Structure
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