Indian Institute of Management (IIM) Raipur has been set up by the Government of India, Ministry of Human Resource Development in 2010 at Raipur as an institute of excellence. IIM Raipur operates from the Government Engineering College Campus, Raipur. The Government of Chhattisgarh has allotted over 200 acres of land for the proposed IIM Raipur campus in Naya Raipur. IIM Raipur will soon get a new campus. IIM Raipur has been ranked 18th in National Institutional Ranking Framework published by Ministry of Human Resource Development in April 2016. The programmes offered at IIM Raipur include Post Graduate (PGP), Fellow Programme (FPM), Working executive (PGPWE) and Executive Fellow Program in Management.
Prorgams Offered by IIM Raipur: Post Graduate (PGP) programme in Management is the flagship programme of IIM Raipur. Fellow Programme in Management (FPM) is a full-time doctoral programme that offers research scholars opportunities for advanced studies and research in different areas of management. The Post Graduate Programme in Management for Working Executive (PGPWE) is a one and a half year post graduate program in management, especially designed for mid to senior level professionals. The programs helps in enhancing skills and capabilities essential for managerial positions.
Fee Structure: The total fee for Post Graduate Programme in Management for Working Executive (PGPWE) is Rs.6, 43, 000 which includes tuition, cost of course material, library, computer facilities, development fees, student activities and caution deposit. Executive Fellow Program in Management (EFPM) is a unique doctoral programme in management specifically designed for working professionals with more than 7 years of work experience in industry. (Note: Fees are subject to changes. Please check the official website for current fee structures)
Admission Process: IIM Raipur conducts admission to the postgraduate course of is through the Common Admission Test conducted in November/December each year. This year, the CAT 2016 is scheduled to be conducted on December 4, 2016. The admission process of IIM Raipur consists of CAT Examination includes short listing of candidates for Personal Appearance (PA) process. After which the PA process is conducted. PA process is composed of Written Analysis Test (WAT) and Personal Interview (PI), and the admission list is prepared basis the CAT score, WAT & PI score and Profile Score. The IIM Raipur Admission Committee decides the number of candidates to be called for PA process on the basis of short listed merit list prepared for each category. The criteria for preparing the merit list is as follows CAT Score: 32%, Personal Appearance (WAT & PI): 30% and the profile will be 38%. In an effort to diversify the gender of students, a bonus of 30 marks will be added to the overall score and are granted to each female candidate who is not an engineer.
Salient Features: One of the most important aspects for the students studying or aspiring to join IIM Raipur is the Summer Internship Programme. The summer internship programme aims to broaden the intellect and understanding of students by providing an exposure to real life organizational and social situations. The students at the institute are provided with opportunities after the first year of study. The summer interns also act as ambassadors of the organization and help in brand broadcasting on campus. IIM Raipur is well known offers consulting services to design and implement policies, systems and processes in functional and cross-functional areas of business. IIM Raipur has a large network of partner B-schools through which it conducts student exchange programs. For the Post graduate programme in management, the exchange program is carried out every year. The exchange council is responsible for coordinating with other colleges for conducting student exchange. The method and practice of teaching, at the institute comprises a unique mix of lectures, role plays, interactive case studies, group discussions, assignments and projects providing industry interface. The interdisciplinary nature of the program offered at IIM Raipur also aims to enrich classroom experience.
Famous Clubs: IIM Raipur's Pixel is basically a photography club which captures every activity that happens in the campus and preserves for the memory of its student body. They are also the official photography team which covers the events and festivals that happen round the year. Another famous club of the college is the HR club HRidhaan. The HRidhaan club organizes quizzes, case studies, role plays, workshops, seminars and activities on a regular basis to ensure a synergistic alliance between the theoretical body of discipline and its practical application.