Indian Institute of Management (IIM), Bangalore - Admission

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Indian Institute of Management (IIM) Bangalore, Bangalore Admission

By Sudarshana on Oct 03,2018

Candidates are selected on the basis of CAT score for national candidates and GMAT/ GRE/ GATE/ JRF (NET) score for overseas candidates. IIM Bangalore also conducts their entrance test called IIMB Test.

1.       To apply for various postgraduates and fellow in programs in IIM, CAT score is mandatory.

2.       The application fee is INR 1900 (950 for SC/ST/PWD). The application fee is non-refundable.

3.       CAT 2018 will be conducted on November 25, 2018.

4.       CAT examination is conducted in 147 cities. Candidate can choose any four cities in order of their preference.

Candidates are shortlisted on the basis of CAT score, group discussion, and personal interview. The other factors that take into consideration while shortlisting are an academic record, work experience, extra-curricular activities etc.

Important Events of CAT 2018:

CAT 2018 Important Events


CAT Online Registration Starts

August 8, 2018

Last date to apply online

September 26, 2018, before 05:00 PM

CAT 2018 Admit Card available for Download

October 24 to November 25, 2018

CAT 2018 Exam Date

November 25, 2018

CAT 2018 Result

2nd week of January 2019 (Tentative)

CAT 2018 Counselling Schedule:



Release of Shortlist

Third Week of January 2019

Announcement of Counselling Dates

Third Week of January 2019

Call for the shortlisted candidates

Third Week of January 2019

Last Date to apply for Counselling

First Week of February 2019

Counselling Commences

Second Week of February 2019

Counselling Ends

Second Week of March 2019

Important Dates for IIM Bangalore FPM Admission 2019:

Last Date of Application Submission

14th January 2019

Date of IIMB Test

03rd February 2019

Interviews Dates

29th and 30th March 2019

Interview Centres



02nd April 2019

Last Date of accepting Offer

19th April 2019

Program Registration

10th June 2019

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