General Instructions for Applicants

Candidates Category Fees Last Date For Online Submission
General/OBC Rs 1600

January 30, 2017(05.00 PM)

SC / ST / PD Category Candidates Rs 800

* Please refer details given under Application Fee

Dear Applicant,

Thank you for your interest in the MBA program at IIT Madras. As you are preparing to submit your application, we wanted to highlight the following aspects of the application process.


PLEASE READ CAREFULLY THE INSTRUCTIONS GIVEN IN EACH SECTION WHILE FILLING YOUR APPLICATION. WE ENCOURAGE YOU TO TAKE A PRINT OF THESE GENERAL INSTRUCTIONS FOR EASY REFERENCE.

 

1. Application process

Application should be submitted online. Only those who are invited to the next stage of the selection (the Group Task and Personal Interview process), email will be sent to the referees requesting online submission of the recommendations.

 

2. Essential requirements

WHO CAN APPLY

  • Graduates in any discipline from a recognised University (or a professional qualification equivalent to that of a university degree as recognized by the UGC) with a first class or 60% and above in the qualifying examination.

  • Final year students (of the above-mentioned program) are also eligible to apply. Such candidates, if selected, will be admitted provisionally, on the condition that they meet all requirements for the qualifying degree before the start of the program and produce provisional certificate of completion within two months of joining the program (by September 30, 2017)
  • PREREQUISITES

  • Any Indian national with a valid score in the Common Admission Test (CAT) conducted by the Indian Institutes of Management (IIMs)

  • A foreign national with a valid GMAT score.

  • Sponsored candidates with a valid CAT score and at least two years of work experience in the same organisation. Sponsored candidates should apply through proper channel.
  • EXCEPTIONS

  • An applicant with an undergraduate degree from any IIT and a CGPA of 8 and above is exempted from the CAT requirement.

  • Defence personnel can apply as sponsored candidates and are exempted from the CAT requirement.
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    3. Application deadline

    The deadline for submitting the application online is Jan 30, 2017. It is the applicants responsibility to ensure that the application and the fee is submitted by the deadline. Only those applications that are completed and for which the application fee has been received would be considered for the selection process.

     

    4. Application fee

    For all applicants from India

  • The application fee is Rs. 1600 /- General and OBC applicants
  • A reduced fee of Rs. 800 /- is applicable for SC/ ST/ PD applicants
  • The application fees have to be paid only through Internet Banking/ Credit Card/ Debit Card
  • For Foreign and NRI applicants

  • The fee for Foreign and NRI candidates is US $100. They should pay the application fee by way of demand draft or bankers cheque drawn in favour of "The Registrar, IIT Madras" and payable at Chennai. Draft from any bank is acceptable.
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    5. Correctness of information provided

    The applicant will bear the full responsibility for the correctness and accuracy of the information given in the application. Applicants are therefore strongly advised to verify the information provided by them before submitting the application. No changes are possible after the application has been submitted. Misrepresentation or providing wrong information, knowingly or otherwise, will result in the application being summarily rejected at any stage of the application process.

     

    6. Address for communication

    Admissions Co-ordinator
    MBA Program
    Department of Management Studies
    Indian Institute of Technology Madras
    Chennai 600 036 India
    Ph: 044 - 2257 5551 / 044 - 2257 4583
    Email: msoffice@iitm.ac.in

     
    Best of Luck!

    Warm Regards
    Admissions Office
    Department of Management Studies
     
    Last date for submission of the online application on Monday, Jan 30 2017 05.00 PM
     
    Department of Management Studies, IIT Madras