Ph.D Admissions 2021-25 Update: Email communication has been sent to the shortlisted candidates for PI


Yes, IIM Nagpur has an independent Personal Interview process for admission to its 2-year Post Graduate Programme. If you have cleared the CAT cut-offs of the first stage and have filled the application form by a stipulated date, you need to wait for the email regarding the shortlist for PI. This email would be sent to the candidates who clear the Comprehensive Score (CS) cut-off.

While filling CAT form, you must select IIM Nagpur, and then you will be shortlisted for a personal interview if you clear the CAT cut-off, fill the application form and clear the CS cut-off.

As per GoI rules, you will get 5% relaxation if you belong to SC/ST/DAP category.

There is no minimum eligibility criteria/marks for the 10th and 12th/Diploma. For details on the scoring/ rating scheme, please visit: https://www.iimnagpur.ac.in/admissions/mba/domestic/admissions-policy/

The decision for admission is based on your performance and scores across all the stages. For details, please visit the admissions policy page here: https://www.iimnagpur.ac.in/admissions/mba/domestic/admissions-policy/

On successful completion, students are given a Master of Business Administration (MBA) degree.

No, IIMN is not a part of the Common Admission Process (CAP). IIMN has its own independent PI/WAT process and does not consider the CAP scores or scores from any other IIM.

Please ensure that all data such as your date of birth, academic qualifications (degree titles, etc.), and work experience are correctly entered. Please remember that all the details mentioned in the online application form will have to be supported by relevant documents later. The admission (if offered) will automatically stand cancelled if the data you enter and the information on the documents are different.

There is no application fee for domestic applicants of PGP 2021-23 admissions.

The aggregate percentage of mark/CGPA is calculated as the average percentage of mark/GPA obtained each year if the percentage/CGPA is not mentioned in the degree certificate.

All the applicable documents, including academic qualification, work experience, and applicable documents, include academic qualification, work experience, and category certificate (if applicable).

Yes. It helps the interview panel assess you better.

Yes. The documents required are – proof of date of joining and leaving (or the last payslip) and the proof of payment.

There is no cap on work experience. Please refer to the following link for the scoring/rating scheme: https://www.iimnagpur.ac.in/admissions/mba/domestic/admissions-policy/

It is essential that you provide the relevant documentary support; if you do not have a certificate of experience, you can provide other useful documents like a Letter of Appointment, etc. Therefore, in any case, the information needs to be supported by some relevant documents.

We consider your work experience documents issued from your company where dates of international work experience are mentioned. Please note that visiting international locations for participation in any conference/meetings/workshops or business trips is not considered international work experience. Only full-time work in a foreign location (other than your home country) on legitimate documents, including offer letter/appointment letter and based on salary/consideration is considered international work experience.

For the batch of 2021-23, the interviews are likely to be scheduled in April/May 2021. The PGP admission interviews will be online or face-to-face, depending upon the health advisory issued by the authorities at that time. Please keep visiting the IIM Nagpur website for updates.

The details will be emailed to your registered id after you confirm your acceptance of the offer.

If you are shortlisted and offered admission, you will receive an email to your CAT registered email Id. You can also see the message/status in the dashboard of your account in the admissions portal.

No, IIM Nagpur has an independent interview process, and it does not take scores from other IIMs.

The PGP fees for IIM Nagpur will be Rs. 13.75 lakhs (tentatively) for two years for the 2021-23 batch. This amount is exclusive of other charges like caution deposit, mess deposit, etc. The exact amount and details of the breakup will be given in the admission offer. Leading banks routinely offer educational loans at concessional terms as per the Govt. of India guidelines for IIMs, including IIM Nagpur.

Details of the exact amount and mode of payment will be sent with the offer of admission. The amount usually is around Rs. 75,000. This amount will be adjusted against the payment of tuition fees in the future. If the person does not join the Institute, an amount recommended as per GoI guidelines will be retained and the rest refunded.

Yes, PGP at IIM Nagpur is a full-time residential programme.

IIM Nagpur will start its academic session for the sixth incoming batch in the last week of June 2021(tentative).

Current Campus- VNIT Campus, S Ambazari Rd, Ambazari, Nagpur, Maharashtra 440010

Permanent Campus – Plot no.1, Sector 20, MIHAN, Post Office Khapri, Nagpur

Yes, PGP at IIM Nagpur is a full-time residential programme.

All students are provided with accommodation in the hostel as it is a residential programme. The students will be accommodated in well-furnished single room hostels. The Institute also has state of the art hostel facilities, including adequately furnished rooms with access to the recreation room, fitness center/gym, games and sports, etc.

You will be in state-of-the-art, fully Wi-Fi premises with seamless access to industry and knowledge databases, email, and the internet. The library has access to resources including EBSCO Business Source, Proquest Ebook central, ACE knowledge Portal, ACE Equity & MF2, Gartner, Prowessdx, ProwessIQ, and is in the process of acquiring database like India stat.

The industry is showing increasing acceptance of IIMN graduates. There are multiple ways in which IIMN helps its students connect to industry and other stakeholders through live projects, field immersions, internships, and project courses. IIMN has a robust Field Immersion Module (FIM) during the first year. This allows students to explore many ground realities and problems through first-hand experiences and connect them to concepts and cases that they study in class. We have also placed our students for summer internships and projects in prestigious organizations spanning various sectors. The Audited placement reports as per IPRS Standard of IIMN are available at:

You can contact current students through the official accounts/handles of the Institute on various social media platforms.

For details, please visit:
The detailed Audited Placement Report for the last three years as per IPRS standard is attached in the below-mentioned link:

No. It is a full-time residential course.

The PGP is a general management programme preparing the students for top management. However, you can tailor the programme to meet your own needs and post-PGP employment aims through a wide range of electives. In this way, you can gain all the necessary general management skills and specialize in areas of management necessary for your current and future goals.

A CGPA above 2.0 in both the years followed by not more than 12 DCPs in 1st year and 18 (total including 1st year and 2nd year).

There are many avenues for Industry-Academia interactions for PGP students during the year as follows:

a. Field Immersion Module – a unique and compulsory component of first-year PGP, which allows the students to work with organizations, apply their learnings and learn from the experience.
b. Illume – the Industry-Institute Interaction Summit is the flagship event of IIM Nagpur.
c. Student clubs and live projects from the industry, government, and non-government organizations
d. Speaker Series – where PGP students invite eminent leaders from Industry and Government to the campus.

IIM Nagpur students have participated in exchange programmes with Tel Aviv University, Israel; Asian Institute of Technology, Thailand and Instituto Tecnologico Autonoma de Mexico (ITAM). We the seek to expand this programme further in the future and are open to considering possible exchange programmes with internationally reputed universities or management schools.

Yes, IIP at IIM Nagpur is optional for the students as it is offered in the second year as an elective course. Students have visited countries such as Japan, Singapore, France, Dubai, and South Korea.

The different student activities at IIMN can be found at:
There are various academic clubs, non-academic clubs, and committees. The details can be found at:

Students at IIM Nagpur are taught by its permanent faculty and visiting faculties from institutes such as IIMA, IIMB, and industry. Therefore, you should expect to see some of the best faculty members in the country teaching at IIMN.

IIMN is all set to start its next academic session of 2021-22 from the permanent campus at MIHAN.

If you have a question that isn’t answered here or need further clarification, please feel free to drop us an email at admissionsupport@iimnagpur.ac.in