IIM Indore launches PGP-HRM program

IIM Indore has launched PGP-HRM program. It is a full time 2 year program which will be offered at their Indore & Mumbai campus . This program is meant for those students who are interested in making a career in Human Resource Management domain. With this IIM Indore has become the second IIM, other being IIM Ranchi ( you can check IIM Ranchi’s HRM program details at the bottom ) to offer a program for HRM aspirants.

The following are the salient points mentioned in their notification

Course Delivery- The students of PGP-HRM program will attend the first year of the course at Indore campus.They will attend the classes along with the PGP students. The second year of the course will be delivered at Mumbai campus. During the second year the students will undergo specialized subjects/Projects pertaining to HRM.

Application process- While registering for CAT 2017, candidates can apply to PGP-HRM of IIM Indore by selecting the option available in the online registration form. There is no additional cost for the same.

Admission Process:

The admission process for the PGP program comprises of following stages.

  • Shortlisting candidates for WAT/PI round.
  • Final Selection of candidates post WAT/PI round

During the first stage, initially a pool of candidates who satisfy the following minimum CAT 2017 percentiles will be considered.

Category Overall CAT 2017 score percentile Sectional CAT 2017 score percentile
General 90 80
OBC (NC) 80 70
SC 60 55
ST/DA 50 45

Among the pool of candidates who meet the above mentioned percentiles, a list of candidates who would be called for attending Written ability test (WAT) and Personal Interview rounds is generated using the following parameters.

Components Maximum Weight
CAT 2017 Score 20
Class X Marks 36
Class XII Marks 40
Gender Diversity Factor 4
Total 100

IIM Indore will conduct WAT/PI in Bangalore, Delhi, Hyderabad, Indore, Kolkata, and Mumbai only.

The following are the weightages that would be considered during the final selection of candidates

Components Maximum Weight
Class X Marks 10
Class XII Marks 10
CAT 2017 overall score 20
WAT score 20
PI score 40
Total 100

Admission Helpline

The Admissions Office
Indian Institute of Management, Indore
Prabandh Shikhar, Rau-Pithampur Road,
Indore – 453556 (M.P.), India
Phone: 0731- 2439685/686

Details pertaining to IIM Ranchi PGDHRM program

Name of the program-PGDHRM

Intake – Around 50

Application Process-Candidates interested in joining PGDHRM program of IIM Ranchi need to separately apply to IIM Ranchi ( once the notification is released )

Placement Details ( 2015-17 batch ) - Average domestic salary- 12.8 lacs p.a. Highest domestic salary- 19 lacs p.a.