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    IIM Kozhikode Admission Procedure 2022-23

    • Kozhikode (Kerala)
    • Government
    • Approved by : AMBA
    • Kozhikode (Kerala)
    • Government
    • Approved by : AMBA

    IIM Kozhikode Admissions 2022

    Doctoral Programme in Management (PhD) Admissions

    The IIM Kozhikode admissions for PhD in Management programme for 2022-23 are open. IIMK admission to the programme is done on the basis of academic performance, qualifying examination scores, research proposal, and personal interview. The research proposal submitted must not exceed 2000 words and must include a title, keywords, motivation of the research, description of the research problem and the questions, a preliminary review of relevant literature, possible research approaches, and references. Candidates with a PGDM (full-time)/ MBA degree from any of the IIMs or holding an executive PGDM/MBA degree from IIM Kozhikode, with an overall CGPA of 2.67/4.33 or equivalent to a ‘B-’ grade, are exempted from taking qualifying tests. For other candidates to get admission to IIMK PhD programme, they need to appear for the IIMB test or should have a valid test score not older than three years on the closing date of submission of application in any of the following tests depending on the area of specialisation. They are:

    IIMK PhD Admission 2022-23: Entrance Test Accepted

    SpecialisationEntrance Test
    EconomicsCAT, GATE, GMAT, GRE, UGC-NET (Economics), IIMB Test
    Finance, Accounting and ControlCAT, GMAT, GRE, UGC JRF (in Management, Economics and Commerce only), GATE and IIMB Test
    Humanities and Liberal Arts in ManagementCAT, GMAT, GRE, IIMB Test, GATE and UGC-NET (preferably in English/ Linguistics/Law/Political Science/Psychology/ Public Administration/Social Work/Sociology/ Comparative Literature)
    Information SystemsCAT, GATE, GMAT, GRE and IIMB Test
    Marketing ManagementCAT, UGC JRF, GMAT, GRE
    Organisational Behaviour & Human ResourcesCAT, GMAT, GRE, UGC JRF and IIMB Test
    Quantitative Methods & Operations ManagementCAT, GMAT, GRE, UGC / CSIR JRF, GATE and IIMB Test
    Strategic ManagementCAT, GMAT, GRE, UGC JRF, GATE and IIMB Test

    The CAT score is valid for one year only. The minimum cut-off for IIMK admissions 2023 for CAT, GMAT, GRE, GATE and IIMB test is 60th percentile or equivalent for the general category. The candidates with UGC-NET and applying for PhD with economics specialisation need to go through a written test by IIMK which will be conducted along with the interview. Candidates applying for PhD in quantitative methods and operations management specialisation must have mathematics/statistics/operations research as a course in the undergraduate/postgraduate degree.

    IIMK PhD Admissions 2023: IIMB Test Important Dates

    Last date for Applying to IIMB Test

    September 19, 2022 (for IIMB Test on Sep 25, 2022)

    December 12, 2022 (for IIMB Test on Dec 18, 2022)

    IIMB Test (Online)

    Slot -1:  September 25, 2022

    Slot -2:  December 18, 2022

    IIMB Test Conducted ByIIMB

    IIM Kozhikode Admission Process

    • Candidates should meet the eligibility criteria set for the programme.
    • For the next step, candidates need to apply, appear and qualify any one of the entrance tests accepted by IIM Kozhikode for admission to PhD management programme.
    • If the candidate does not appear in any of the entrance exams before carrying out the application process, the candidate can fill up the application form and then give the IIMB test. The IIMB test scores are also considered a basis for admission to the doctoral programme.
    • After filling up the application form, candidates have to upload the required documents and pay the IIMK application fee.
    • After all the entrance results are declared, a merit list will be released based on which the candidates will be shortlisted for the personal interview round. Candidates should meet the minimum cut off requirement to get selected.
    • The shortlisted candidates need to submit their research proposal and seat for the interview session.
    • The final list of shortlisted candidates will be released after the last round of admission is over.
    • The shortlisted candidates can then pay the course fees and wait for the commencement of the classes.

     

    IIMK PhD Application Process

    • Firstly, candidates should register themselves in the IIM Kozhikode admission portal.
    • Now, to carry on with the IIMK PhD application process, candidates need to fill up the IIMK application form online by visiting the IIMK official website.
    • Candidates can apply to a maximum of two areas of specialisation. 
    • After filling up the application form, candidates need to pay the IIMK application fee of Rs 1,000. The link for payment will be mentioned in the IIM Kozhikode application form.
    • If the candidates are willing to take admission through the IIMB test, they need to pay Rs 2,000 through the link provided in the application form.
    • Candidates need to upload scanned copies of the following documents along with the online application form: academic mark sheets, certificates, qualifying examination scorecards, category certificates and research proposals.


    IIMK PhD Admission 2023 Highlights

    Online Application Start DateSeptember 10, 2022
    Online Application Last Submission DateJanuary 15, 2023
    IIMB Test FeeRs 1,000
    IIMK PhD Application FeeRs 1,000


    Post-graduate Programme in Management Admissions

    For admission in IIM Kozhikode PGP-MBA, a CAT score will be considered. Candidates for the IIMK post-graduate programme in management admissions need to meet the eligibility criteria. The selection is carried out in three stages. IIM Kozhikode accepts international students as well for admission to this programme.

    IIM Kozhikode PGP Management Eligibility Criteria

    • In order to be eligible for admission to the IIMK PGP programme, candidates must meet the minimum percentile cut off as set by IIM Kozhikode for various categories. 
    • Candidates must hold a bachelor's degree in any discipline with a minimum of 60 per cent in aggregate.
    • In the case of an absence of a duly recognised bachelor's degree, candidates must obtain a minimum of 50% in aggregate in CA/ICWA/CS. 

     

    IIM Kozhikode PGP Management Application Process

    • Candidates should register themselves and then fill out the CAT application form.
    • Candidates must select IIM Kozhikode in their CAT application form.
    • After that, they have to correctly filll in all the details as asked in the IIMK CAT application form.
    • Before submission of the application, candidates need to pay the entrance test fee.
    • After the payment is done, candidates must keep a copy of their application form for future reference.


    IIM Kozhikode PGP Management Admission Process

    Stage 1

    • Candidates need to meet the eligibility criteria set for the courses.
    • Those candidates who have opted for IIM Kozhikode in their CAT application, need to register themselves for admission to IIM Kozhikode after receiving an email for registration.
    • Only those candidates who have successfully completed the online registration process for IIM Kozhikode can proceed to Stage 2 of the IIM Kozhikode admission process.


    Stage 2

    In stage 2, candidates will be shortlisted in each reservation category based on an Aggregate Index Score (AIS). The AIS is computed based on the performance in CAT, academic performance in Class 10 and Class 12, work experience and gender / academic diversity.

    IIM Kozhikode PGP- Management Aggregate Index Score

    ComponentWeight
    CAT 2022  Index Score 45%
    Class 10 Percentage Score 25%
    Class 12 Percentage Score 15%
    Gender/Academic Diversity Score10%
    Work Experience Score5%

    Stage 3

    In stage 3 of the IIM Kozhikode admission process, the shortlisted candidates have to appear for a personal interview (PI). After the PI round, a category-wise merit list will be prepared based on the candidates' performance in CAT, PI and resume.

    IIM Kozhikode PGP- Management Final Score Computation

    ComponentWeight
    CAT 2022  Index Score 44%
    PI Score 44%
    Resume Score 12%

    Post Graduate Programme in Finance Admissions

    For admission to post-graduate programme in finance, candidates need to meet the eligibility criteria first and foremost. IIMK admission to the programme is done on the basis of entrance exams like CAT, GRE, and GMAT. Along with the overall cutoff, candidates need to clear the sectional cutoff as well to secure their seat in the IIM Kozhikode PGP- MBA Finance programme. IIK Kozhikode accepts international admission as well for this programme.

    IIM Kozhikode MBA Finance Eligibility Criteria

    • Candidate must be a graduate in any discipline with a minimum of 60% marks or equivalent CGPA.
    • Candidate must possess a valid score in CAT 2021/GRE/GMAT (In the case of GRE/GMAT the test has to be taken between January 1, 2021, to December 31, 2021, both days inclusive) for admission in 2022.
    • The candidate who is in the final year of bachelor's degree, if selected, will be allowed to join the programme provisionally only if he/she submits the certificate latest by June 30, 2022, from the Principal/Registrar of his/her college/institute.


    IIM Kozhikode PGP Finance Application Process

    • Candidates should register themselves and then fill out the CAT/GRE/GMAT application form.
    • Candidates must select IIM Kozhikode in their CAT/GRE/GMAT application form.
    • After that, they have to correctly fill in all the details as asked in the IIMK CAT/GRE/GMAT application form.
    • Before submission of the application, candidates need to pay the entrance test fee.
    • After the payment is done, candidates must keep a copy of their application form for future reference.


    IIK Kozhikode PGP Finance Admission Process

    Stage 1

    • Candidates should meet the minimum eligibility criteria.
    • Next, they need to register online for the IIM Kozhikode PGP-Finance programme. Those candidates who have successfully completed the online registration process for the IIM Kozhikode PGP-Finance programme are selected for stage two of the admission process.

     

    Stage 2

    In stage two, candidates will be shortlisted in each reservation category based on an Aggregate Index Score (AIS). The AIS is computed based on the performance in aptitude test (CAT/GMAT/GRE), academic performance, work experience, suitability score and gender diversity score.

    IIM Kozhikode PGP- Finance Aggregate Index Score

    ComponentWeight

    Sectional Percentile Score for the Quantitative Section of the

    Eligibility Exam

    20%
    Sectional Percentile Score for the DI Section of the Eligibility Exam 20%
    Class 10 Percentage Score 10%
    Class 12 Percentage Score15%
    Work Experience Score10%
    PGP-Finance Suitability Score20%
    Gender Diversity Score5%

    Stage 3

    The short-listed candidates will then have to appear for a personal interview (PI) round. After the conclusion of the PI process, a category-wise merit list will be prepared.

    IIM Kozhikode PGP- Finance Final Score Computation

    ComponentWeight
    PI Score 45%
    Sectional Percentile Score for the Quantitative Section of the Eligibility Exam15%
    Sectional Percentile Score for the DI Section of the Eligibility Exam15%
    Work Experience Score10%
    PGP-F Suitability Score15%

    Post-Graduate Programme in Business Leadership Admissions

    IIM Kozhikode post-graduate programme in business leadership admissions will be done on the basis of entrance scores of CAT/GRE/GMAT. The entrance scores will be valid for three years. IIMK PGP-BL admission will be done in three stages. To carry on with the IIMK PGP-BL admission process, candidates need to meet the eligibility criteria set for the course.

    IIMK PGP-BL Eligibility Criteria

    • Candidates should not get less than 50% marks in graduation or post-graduation or CA
    • Candidate must have a minimum of three years of relevant work experience after completion of graduation/CA.
    • The GMAT/GRE/CAT score for the last 3 years will be considered.
    • Regarding work experience, only full-time remunerative work experience after graduation will be considered. 
    • Part-time/Project/Internship/Articleship/Pre-Graduation will not be considered as work experience.

     

    IIM Kozhikode PGP BL Application Process

    • Candidates should register themselves and then fill out the CAT/GRE/GMAT application form.
    • Candidates must select IIM Kozhikode in their CAT/GRE/GMAT application form.
    • After that, they have to correctly fill in all the details as asked in the IIMK CAT/GRE/GMAT application form.
    • Before submission of the application, candidates need to pay the entrance test fee.
    • After the payment is done, candidates must keep a copy of their application form for future reference.
       

    IIMK PGP-BL Admission Process

    Stage 1

    • It is the pre-interaction phase.
    • Candidates have to meet the eligibility criteria as well as meet the minimum cut off requirement need to register themselves.
    • Only those candidates who have completed the registration process can proceed to the second stage of the IIMK PGP-BL admission process


    Stage 2

    At this stage, the candidate needs to submit an additional personal statement. It should include the following:

    • Statement of Goals
    • Alternative Resume Essay


    Stage 3

    Candidates who have been shortlisted in Stage two need to sit for a personal interview round. Candidate's performance will be evaluated on the basis of quality and nature of work experience, diversity, leadership qualities, social sensitivity, multi-dimensionality etc. Strong oral and written communication skills, and the ability to think critically will also be considered. On the basis of the scores obtained in stage three, the final list of shortlisted candidates will be released.

    IIMK PGP-BL Admission Important Dates

    ActivityPhase 2Phase 3
    Application OpensJuly 1, 2022September 1, 2022
    Last Date for Submission of ApplicationAugust 31, 2022November 20, 2022
    Personal InteractionSeptember 2022December 2022
    Class CommenceApril 1, 2023-


    Post Graduate Programme in Liberal Studies & Management Admissions

    For admission to post-graduate programme in Liberal Studies & Management, candidates need to meet the eligibility criteria first and foremost. IIMK admission to the programme is done on the basis of entrance exams like CAT, GRE, and GMAT. Along with the overall cutoff, candidates need to clear the sectional cutoff as well to secure their seat in the IIM Kozhikode PGP- MBA LSM programme. IIK Kozhikode accepts international admission as well for this programme.

    IIM Kozhikode PGP-LSM Eligibility Criteria

    • Candidate must be a graduate or post-graduate degree in any discipline with a minimum of 60% marks or equivalent CGPA, 55% in case of SC/ST and PwD.
    • Candidate must possess a valid score in CAT 2021/GRE/GMAT for admission in 2022-23
    • A candidate who is in the final year of bachelor's/post graduate degree, if selected, can join the IIMK PGP-LSM programme provisionally only if he/she submits the certificate latest by June 30, 2022, from the Principal/Registrar of his/her college/institute.


    IIM Kozhikode PGP LSM Application Process

    • Candidates should register themselves and then fill out the CAT/GRE/GMAT application form.
    • Candidates must select IIM Kozhikode in their CAT/GRE/GMAT application form.
    • After that, they have to correctly fill in all the details as asked in the IIMK CAT/GRE/GMAT application form.
    • Before submission of the application, candidates need to pay the entrance test fee.
    • After the payment is done, candidates must keep a copy of their application form for future reference.

     

    IIM Kozhikode PGP-LSM Admission Process

    Stage 1

    • Candidates need to meet the eligibility criteria set for the course as well as qualify the entrance test.
    • Next, to carry on with the admission process, candidates need to register online for the IIM Kozhikode PGP-LSM programme of IIM Kozhikode. 
    • Only those candidates who have successfully completed the online registration process for the IIM Kozhikode PGP-LSM programme can proceed to stage two.

     

    Stage 2

    In stage two, candidates will be shortlisted in each reservation category based on an Aggregate Index Score (AIS). The AIS is computed based on the performance in aptitude test (CAT/GMAT/GRE), academic performance, work experience, academic diversity score and gender diversity score.

    IIM Kozhikode PGP- LSM Aggregate Index Score

    ComponentWeight
    Verbal and Reasoning Sections Percentile Score40%
    Class 10 Percentage Score 20%
    Class 12 Percentage Score15%
    Academic Diversity Score15%
    Work Experience Score5%
    Gender Diversity Score5%

    Stage 3

    Candidates who were short-listed in stage two can appear for the personal interview (PI) round. After the PI round, a category-wise merit list will be prepared.

    IIM Kozhikode PGP-LSM Final Score Computation

    ComponentWeight
    AIS Score (computed in Stage 2)50%
    PI Score 50%

    IIM Kozhikode Executive Post Graduate Programme Admission

    For admission in IIM Kozhikode postgraduate programmes like Executive MBA, candidates need to meet the eligibility criteria set for the course as well as qualify for the EMAT exam. The IIM Kozhikode EPGP admission process is carried out in three stages.

    IIM Kozhikode EPGP Eligibility Criteria

    • Candidates need to possess a bachelor's degree or its equivalent in any discipline with minimum of 50% aggregate marks or equivalent CGPA.
    • Candidates who does not have a bachelor's degree, candidate must have a minimum aggregate percentage of 50 in CA/ICWA/CS.
    • Candidate with a degree obtained from a foreign university must have an equivalency certificate from AIU (Association of Indian Universities) or any Govt. of India approved assessment agency or an Indian university approved by UGC along with the proof of aggregate percentage of marks obtained in the programme completed.
    • Candidates must have three years of managerial/entrepreneurial/professional experience after graduation. 


    IIM Kozhikode EPGP Application Process

    • Candidates should register themselves and then fill out the IIM Kozhikode EMAT application form.
    • After that, they have to correctly fill in all the requisite details and upload the necessary documents
    • Before submission of the application, candidates need to pay the entrance test fee of Rs 2,000.
    • After the payment is done, candidates must keep a copy of their application form for future reference.

     

    IIM Kozhikode EPGP Admission Process

    Stage 1

    • First and foremost, candidates need to meet the eligibility criteria set for the courses.
    • Candidates need to register online for EMAT and fill out the application form at this stage.
    • Candidates for stage two will be shortlisted based on the information provided in


     Stage 2 

    • In stage two of the admission process candidate need to appear for an Executive Management Aptitude Test (EMAT), followed by a personal interview.
    • Admission to the IIMK EPGP will be based on the score obtained in the EMAT and personal interview.
    • The EMAT and interview will be conducted online or in person, and the details will be shared with the shortlisted candidates after the registration closure date.


     Stage 3

    A final list of shortlisted candidates will be released based on performance in stage two. Candidates can now register for the IIMK EPGP course, verify the documents and pay the course fees.

    IIMK EPGP Admission Important Dates

    Date of EMAT

    Exam- September 3rd, 10th, 17th, and 24th, 2022

    Interview- September 3rd, 4th, 10th, 11th, 17th, 18th, 24th & 25th, 2022

    Declaration of EMAT ResultOctober 17, 2022
    Last Date for Offer AcceptanceNovember 17, 2022
    Due Date of First Instalment PaymentDecember 3, 2022
    Registration DateDecember 5, 2022 and December 12, 2022

    Dates of First In-Campus

    (Two slots with 250 each)

    Slot 1: December 5, 2022- December 9, 2022

    Slot 2: December 12, 2022- December 17, 2022

    Commencement of SessionDecember 2022
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    No, the Indian Institute of Management, Kozhikode does not provide any course in Investment banking.

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    No, the Indian Institute of Management, Kozhikode does not offer PGDM in Marketing. The college offers PGP in Liberal Studies & Management, PGP in Finance and PGP in Business Leadership. If you are interested in any of these programs, you can fill the application form for CAT. However, if you are looking for PGDM in Marketing Colleges, then you can consider some of the well-known colleges listed below.

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