Clarification from the Media Cell

This is in regards to the blog post published by the IIM Ahmedabad Media Cell on the changes to the Admission Policy for the batch of 2014-16 (see here). Some of the leading national dailies and online publishing agencies have published speculative and unsubstantiated articles, misrepresenting the spirit and intent …

Clarification regarding article in Economic Times dated 24-01-2013

A news article in the Economic Times dated 24th January 2013, titled ‘Who’s paying what this season’ mentions certain details of recruiters at IIM Ahmedabad as well as salaries offered in this recruitment season with the key tagline stating that “Deutsche Bank has given two 1-crore salary offers at IIM-Ahmedabad …

The sweet taste of success – FT Global MBA Rank #11

The PGPX Programme at IIMA has made a splash with its debut in the Financial Times Global MBA Ranking 2011. Ranked #11 in the world, it has been recognized for career progression, placement success, and alumni recommendation. Other achievements include a #1 ranking in India and a #2 ranking in …

Ask the students!

The Students’ Affairs Council of IIM Ahmedabad has started an ‘Ask the students’ initiative to help out IIMA shortlisted aspirants with the next round of the selection procedure. Last year, this round consisted of essay writing and an interview. IIMA shortlisted candidates can mail all their queries to ‘askthestudents@iimahd.ernet.in’.  The …

The CAT is out of the bag!

IIM Ahmedabad This morning, CAT 2009 results were declared on the website http://scorecard2.catiim.in/. Also, IIM Ahmedabad released its shortlist for the PGP program, which can be accessed at the following link http://catiim.in/shortlists/iima_shortlist.html As aspirants woke up early today morning, frantically checking for any information regarding the results on web, it …

Students pledge to fight corruption

Manjunath Shanmugam was a well known and respected alumnus of IIM Lucknow, batch of 2003. He is described by his friends as an amazing singer whose voice would bring a smile to your face and light up your hearts. His was an unwavering voice that spoke out fearlessly against the …

Fostering CEOs @ IIMA

A study by EMA Partners International, a global executive search firm claims that among the top 200 companies they surveyed in India, more than half the CEOs traced back their roots to an IIT or an IIM or both. IIMA was a major contributor to the Indian corporate scene producing …

A ‘Novel’ Experience at IIM A

Very soon, Chetan Bhagat will be joined by another IIMA alumnus to publish a novel. Rajesh Singh, a PGP-PMP candidate at IIMA, will be joining him in that respect. Diamond Publishers will soon publish Rajesh’s novel, titled ‘That Hardly Happens to Someone!’. Rajesh has worked in the Air Force for …