FAQs About IFMR Graduate School of Business


1.Give some insight about IFMR GSB.

IFMR Graduate School of Business (formerly Institute for Financial Management & Research) was established in 1970.IFMR GSB offers a multi-dimensional way to deal with learning, which helps potential individuals in exploring the quick changing world and creating positive impact. While dealing with the developing complexity of business and society, they are empowered to prosper as successful experts and effective business pioneers.


2.What is the Eligibility Criteria in IFMR GSB?

The eligibility criteria of IFMR GSB is as follows:

  1. The Candidates must have at least 60% marks or equivalent CGPA in graduation and both X & XII.
  2. Students in the final year of their undergraduate degrees or students from Open and Distance Learning can also apply.
  3. Applicants must have valid score in qualifying exams.

3.Which qualifying exams are accepted by IFMR GSB?



4.What is the Selection Process at IFMR?

The selection process at IFMR is as follows:

  1. Applicants who meet all the eligibility criteria will be considered for PI.
  2. Shortlisted applicants will be informed about the interview schedule.
  3. The mode of the interview can be online or offline.

5. What is the accepted cut-off of each exam?

  1. XAT - 75 Percentile
  2. CAT - 75 Percentile
  3. NMAT - 222 Score
  4. CMAT - 85 Percentile
  5. GRE - 85 Percentile
  6. GMAT - 85 Percentile

6.What is the fee for MBA Program 2022 in IFMR GSB?

The tuition fee for the programme is INR 14,56,000/- (Rupees Fourteen lakhs and fifty-six thousand only).


7.What are the different types of scholarships offered by IFMR GSB?

  • Full tuition fee waiver scholarship
  • Merit-Cum-Means Scholarship
  • T. Thomas Scholarship For Business Leaders
  • Merit Scholarships
  • CFA-IFMR GSB University Affiliation Program Partnership

8.What was the highest and average package offered at IFMR GSB for the batch 2019-2021?

  1. Highest CTC: INR 17.4 LPA
  2. Average CTC: 10.00 LPA
  3. Average CTC top 10% : 14.06 LPA
  4. Average CTC top 25% : 13.40 LPA

9.Who are the Top recruiters at IFMR GSB?

The top recruiters at IFMR GSB are Wells Fargo, Accenture, Bank of America, Barclays, Credit Suisse, Crisil, Deloitte USI, E&Y, Genpact, HDFC Bank, ICICI Prudential Life, JP Morgan Chase, Nielsen, Philips, Schneider Electric, Temenos, Wipro and many more.