About the School

India’s top B-school, Indian Institute of Management Ahmedabad is situated in Ahmedabad, Gujarat. The institute, established in 1961, offers Master’s Degree Programmes in management and agri-business management, a fellowship programme and a number of executive training programmes.

An Overview


Class Size

Course Fee (₹)

Course Duration (months)

Average GMAT Score

Average GRE Score

Average Age 31
Average Salary ₹ 26,13,000
Gender 26% (Women)
Average Work Experience 8.6 Years
  • Ph.D. Programme in Management
  • Two-Year Post Graduate Programme in Management (MBA)
  • Two-Year Post Graduate Programme in Food and Agri-business Management (MBA-FABM)
  • One-Year Full Time Post Graduate Programme in
  • Management for Executives (MBA-PGPX)
  • Faculty Development Programme (FDP)
  • Armed Forces Programme (AFP)
  • e-Mode Post Graduate Programme (ePGP)
  • ePost Graduate Diploma in Advanced Business Analytics (ePGD-ABA)
  • Executive Education Programmes (EEP)
  • Executive Education Dubai

For more information, visit: https://www.iima.ac.in/

The program has instituted 5 Interest Waiver Scholarship on a merit basis which will work as interest waiver on bank loans taken by students (for the program fee) for a year. The maximum amount for the scholarship can go up to 3 Lakhs.

IIM Ahmedabad’s PGPX is well suited for recruiters from various sectors such as banking, consulting, energy, financial services, information technology, manufacturing, logistics, and diversified business groups, who prefer to hire their middle and senior management through the PGPX graduates.

The PGPX student placement committee handles the placement process of the PGPX programme and they carry out a rigorous job search and application process, with active support from the placement office at IIMA. The placement process is designed based on the requirements of the individual batch. Given the senior roles that PGPX students take up after graduation, the placement process is followed on a rolling basis between December to March.

Welcome to IIM Ahmedabad, Batch of 2022

Notable Alumni

Raghuram Rajan

Indian Economist

Sanjeev Bikhchandani

Founder of Info Edge

Arvind Subramanian

Former Chief Economic Adviser to the Government of India

IIM Ahmedabad MBA Application Process

The latest application requirements set by the IIM Ahmedabad MBA admission office are described below.

IIM-Ahmedabad has three essays, they are given below:

Essay 1: Why do you want to do an MBA during these uncertain times? How does that align with your future career goals? Please speculate on your five and ten-year post MBA career trajectory?
Word limit: 1000 words

Essay 2: What is so special about you that professors and peers would like to have you in the class?
Word limit: 500 words

Essay 3: Do you have anything special that you would want the Admissions Committee to know?
Word limit: 500 words

Rounds Application Deadlines
Round 1 Aug 31, 2020
Round 2 Oct 19, 2020
Round 3 Jan 4, 2021

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No Letter of Recommendation is needed at the time of admissions.

MBA Essay Analysis – IIM Ahmedabad

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