IMS Ghaziabad, established in 1990, is one of the oldest B School in North India. IMS Ghaziabad has been consistently adjudged in A1 category by AIMA (May 2012) and Ranked 7thtop B School in North India by CSR-GHRDC Survey (Nov 2012).
Other surveys conducted by Hindustan Times and Mail Today have also constantly adjudged IMS as a Top B-School in India. IMS Ghaziabadis committed to develop qualified and competent professionals primarily through the process of education and exposure to this field.IMS Ghaziabad offers the following Programmes: PGDM, PGDM-Marketing Management, PGDM-Banking and Financial Servicesand PGDM-Tourism Management.
After pursuing these course, the participants can have a bright future in Consulting, Investment Banking & Financial Service sector, Merchant Banking, Treasury &Forex Management, Sales, Marketing, I.T/ITES, FMCG, Manufacturing, Pharmaceuticals, Health care, Travel and Tourism, Retail, Research, Govt. sectors, education sector, etc.
Past Placement Records
IMS Ghaziabad had a remarkable placement year 2012 with 315 plus placement offers from 143 companies. Apart from Banking & Financing Services (BFSI), FMCG and Management Consulting Groups have also been major recruiters this year. Many students got offers for consulting profiles from various companies including names like Deloitte, Laurent and Benon, Capital IQ, Ernst & Young etc. Huge FMCG Companies like Nestle, ITC and Heinz have recruited students this year. Times and DainikJagran have recruited for print media and Students have also got international offers for Middle East, South African and Egyptian countries.
The Summer Placement for the batch of 2011-13 showed tremendous promise for IMS Ghaziabad with the participation of over 60 companies with more than two hundred & Fifty offers.Some of the major Companies that visited for summer placements include Nippo Batteries Ltd, Bell ceramics, Cavinkare Pvt. Ltd, Canara Bank, XADO Lubricants, Sharekhan, Zee Learn, Bank of Baroda, CHEP, Carbon Continental, Sabichi India,ReligareTechnova, Sundaram Finance, Big baazar, Delhi Stock Exchange, Karvy, PNB, Central Bank of India, India Bull Securities, Devyani international limited, UFlex, Axis Bank, HDFC, Dish TV, Religare Securities, Unicon, Helcon Lab, Macreel, NetLink Gurgaon.
An applicant should have a minimum of three-year Bachelor's Degree with 50% marks in any discipline recognized by the UGC / AICTE. Candidates appearing for the final examination for the Bachelor's Degree can also apply. Applicants for PGDM program must have valid CAT/MAT/CMAT scores for academic session 2013-14.
IMS Ghaziabad conducts Written Expression Test, Group Discussion and Personal Interview rounds for admission to its various programmes. The GD/PI Process will be held on 17thNovember 2012 at IMS Ghaziabad.
During the Written Expression Test, the aspirants are given a picture based situation, on which they have to express their views. This test basically checks the written ability, command over language and their approach towards psychometric skills.
The topics which have appeared so far in the GD process are contemporary topics like RTE, impact of inflation, FDI in Retail and Aviation, Current economic condition of India with respect to the Scams in India, etc.
The Personal Interview round tests your knowledge about yourself and your surroundings. You should be prepared with a short introduction about yourself, devoid of the points which are already mentioned in your application form. Also, you should have an answer which justifies your plan to do PGDM and your goals. Also expect questions on what you have stated during the GD round. Remember, you can be counter questioned on the basis of what you have answered on the previous question. You may be asked your favorite subject and there may be questions to test your domain knowledge.
The final selection will be on the basis of CAT/MAT/CMAT scores, Performance in GD, Performance in Personal Interview round, Past Academic records and Written Expression Test.
Scholarships policy 2013-14
To motivate prospective candidates and attract meritorious students, the scholarships are offered to Post Graduate Management students on the basis of merit, based on CAT/MAT percentile, every year.
Marks in qualifying Exam
Scholarship for the 1st Year
CAT Score >70 percentile
20% of the tuition fee
CAT Score between 60-70 percentile
10% of the tuition fee
MAT Score > 750/800
15% of the tuition fee
MAT Score between 700-750
10% of the Tuition fee
•These scholarships are awarded purely on the basis of merit, subject to the maximum 10% students applying for management programme every year.
•Each scholarship awarded at the time of entry or admission will be valid for one year only and may continue/discontinue in the subsequent year on the basis of academic performance of the student, subject to minimum score of 8.00 CGPA on a 10 point scale.
• The scholarship amount calculated in all the categories will be on the basis of specific percentage of tuition fees only.
•Any amount of scholarship will not be paid in cash, but will be credited against the last installment of the fees of concerned year.
Apart from above scholarships, the institute awards 7 gold medals to the students for contributing towards various facets of life. The purpose of these medals is to cultivate leadership, sense of social responsibility & contribution, holistic development and academic excellence.
The medals are named as under:
•Chairman Medal for Leadership.
•Chairman Medal for Social Responsibility.
•Director Medal for overall Academic Achievement.
•Director Medal for Best Project in Management.
•Director Medal for Best Project in IT.
•Director Medal for Cultural Activities.
•Director medal for Best hosteller.
* Note: Other National level entrance examinations will also be considered for scholarship, as per the above criteria.
How to Apply
A candidate can apply for admission to IMS Ghaziabad by filling an application form enclosed with the prospectus and attaching the duly attested copies of the following:
(a) CAT/ MAT/ CMAT/ GMAT score.
(b) Certificate and Mark Sheet of qualifying examination passed.
(c) Relevant certificate to verify date of birth.
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