IIMs states “Restricting 1 year PG degrees is a breach

The Union Ministry of Human Resource Development has asked theIndian Management Institutes (IIMs) to take “corrective action”immediately regarding their one year MBA program for those withwork experience.MHRD recalled in a letter sent to the IIMs last week that theUniversity Grants Commission Act 1956 which has no provision for aone-year degree program.The IIMs, however, view this […]

Student files HC Petition requesting bifurcation of marks from IIM-

After a HC petition was filed by a student challenging weightage of personal interview in the total score for his admission into IIM Ahmedabad, the institute has requested for an extension in deadline to file the response. Under the RTI Act, the candidate has also requested the bifurcation of his marks, according to which he […]

HRD ministry writes to IIMs that they can’t issue 1 year

The Ministry of Union Human Resource Development (HRD) has written to Indian Management Institutes (IIMs) saying that prestigious business schools cannot offer one-year postgraduate management degrees as University Grants Commission (UGC) regulations do not permit such a practice, said people familiar with the matter. The advisory was released after the ministry of Union law delivered […]

IIMs have decided not to increase fee this year

IIMs have decided not to increase their fees for MBA programmes this year because of the pandemic. An increase of 2-3% in fees is done every year but it will not be done in this academic session. The institute have decided not to increase the fee but some are not in favour of giving fee […]

IIM Indore to Coordinate for CAT 2020!

It was assumed earlier that this year IIM Indore wouldconduct the exam for CAT. This has now been verified.IIM, or Indian Management Institute, Indore has declared onits website that it is in the process of organizing IIM for the2020 Common Admission Exam. Every year CAT conductsexams in computer-based mode for candidates aspiring toobtain their IIMs Masters […]

IIM Calcutta students ask for fee waiver

Students of IIM Calcutta have asked for a fee waiver looking at the current economic status that is not stable and also said they were not sure about job opportunities. In a letter written to director Anju Seth, the president of the institute’s student council, Hunar Gandhi has written that  “The situation of the economy […]