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IIM Ahmedabad Selection Process for FPM 2017-19

Last Updated - September 05, 2017

IIM Ahmedabad has published the notification for Fellow Programme in Management admission 2017. Candidates can apply for FPM admission before January 23, 2017. After submitting application forms, candidates can appear in IIMA FPM selection process. The selection process for Fellow Programme in Management admission 2017 will be carried out by the faculty and members of the FPM Executive and Committee.

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IIM Ahmedabad FPM 2017-19 Admission Schedule

CAT qualifiers can apply for IIMA FPM on or before January 23, 2017. Schedule for FPM Admission 2017 is mentioned in the following table:

Link for filling FPM admission 2017 application formSeptember 15, 2016
Last date for application form submissionJanuary 23, 2017
Interviews of short listed candidatesApril, 2017

Check IIMCAT 2016 Result & Admission Procedure

IIM Ahmedabad FPM Eligibility Criteria

FPM admits candidate who are highly motivated and have a strong academic background. This doctoral programme prepare students for a career in research in positions or academia in an industry. Candidates must hold any one of the following qualifications to apply for IIM Ahmedabad’s FPM:

  • Master’s degree in any discipline with at least 55% marks along with a bachelor’s degree with at least 50% marks secured after a minimum of 3 years of education after completing 10+2 or equivalent.
  • 5 year/ 4 year integrated master’s degree program in any discipline with at least 55% marks secured after completing 10+2 or equivalent.
  • A professional qualification such as CA, ICWA or CS with at least 55% marks.
  • A 4 year/ 8 semester bachelor degree with at least 60% marks or equivalent grade point average.  

IIM Ahmedabad CAT Cut off

CategoryVerbal Reading and Comprehension DI/LR SectionQuantitative Aptitude SectionOverall Percentile

IIM Ahmedabad FPM 2017 Application Process

IIM Ahmedabad Fellow Programme in Management 2017 application form and brochure are available online on the official website of IIMA. Application forms have to be filled online by paying an application fee of INR 500 through IIMA payment gateway. IIM Ahmedabad FPM admission process consists of CAT/ GRE/ GMAT/ UGC-JRF/ GATE, it varies for different areas, past academic performance and interview performance.

How to Apply for IIM Ahmedabad FPM?

IIMA Fellow Programme in Management 2017 application form can be filled online on or before January 23, 2017. Given below are the steps to complete IIM Ahmedabad FPM application form:

  1. Visit IIM Ahmedabad official website
  2. Select Academic Programme: Fellow Programme in Management
  3. Go to the Admissions & Eligibility tab
  4. Click on the link, “To Apply for FPM Admission 2017 Click Here”

Fill the application form and pay the application fee through IIMA payment gate way.

IIM Ahmedabad FPM Selection Process

Candidates applying for IIM Ahmedabad Fellow Programme in Management 2017-19 are required to have undergone more than 15 years (10+2+3 years) of education and a valid CAT 2016 score or a standard test in lieu of CAT 2016. The standard test for Foreign and NRI candidates is GMAT (Graduate Management Aptitude Test). However, standard score is not required if a candidate is-

  • PGP Alumni of any IIM
  • PGPX/ PGP-PMP Alumni of any IIM where such courses are offered

Different areas of IIMA have specified different standard tests that candidates applying to the FPM in their areas can take in lieu of CAT. It should be noted that, validity of scores other than CAT is valid only for 2 years from the date of test to the deadline of submission of IIM Ahmedabad FPM application form. These standard tests are given in the following table:

AreaStandard Test
Food & AgribusinessCAT/ GRE/ GMAT/ UGC-JRF/ ICAR-SRF
Finance and AccountingCAT / GRE/ GMAT 
Business PolicyCAT/ GMAT/ GRE
Productions and Quantitative MethodsCAT/ GMAT/ GRE/ GATE/ UGC-JRF in Mathematical Sciences
Information SystemsCAT/ GMAT/ GRE/ GATE
EconomicsCAT/ GRE/ GMAT
Innovation and Management in EducationCAT/ GMAT/ GRE/ GATE/ UGC-JRF
MarketingCAT/ GMAT/ GRE
Organizational BehaviorCAT/ GMAT/ GRE / UGC-JRF
Human Resource ManagementCAT/ GMAT/ GATE/ GRE/ UGC-JRF

Selected group of candidates will be called for personal interview after evaluating the submitted applications. Recommended candidates will be preferred for interview for FPM selection process. Interviews will be taken by the faculty and members of the FPM Executive and Committee for admission. Interviews will be held in March/ April, 2017 and admission decisions will be made final by the last week of April, 2017.

IIM Ahmedabad Contact Address

Programmes Officer

Fellow Programme in Management

Indian Institute of Management

Vastrapur, Ahmedabad 380 015

Contact Number: 079 6632 4638/ 39



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