The minimum eligibility criteria for candidates are listed below:

  • 60% or 6.0 CPI/CGPA or First Class, as defined by the awarding university or institute, in the qualifying degree.
  • The qualifying degree shall be any accredited and approved Bachelor's or Master's degree or any other equivalent degree, preferably involving management, mathematics, computer science, or allied fields. Candidates must have an aptitude in mathematics or computer science.
  • Test score of either CAT/GATE/GMAT/GRE/JAM from the past three years as of 31st July 2024.
  • Candidates who have appeared in any of the above tests and have yet to receive the results can apply, provided the results are submitted to the program office by 3rd June 2024.
  • Shortlisted candidates will be called for a Personal Interview.
  • Meeting the minimum eligibility criteria DOES NOT guarantee shortlisting or admission to the program.
  • Reservation norms as per the Government of India requirement, as mentioned in the IIM Act 2017 will be applicable.
Selection Process:

Shortlisted candidates will be invited for Personal Interviews (PI). Based on the score obtained from the PI, previous academic performances, gender diversity, and work experience, a composite score will be created for the selection of candidates for the program. The weightage for the parameters is given below:


Weightage (%)

Class X


Class XII


Qualifying Degree*


Work Experience


Personal Interview


Gender Diversity



* For final-year candidates, their incomplete qualifying degree score would be taken in lieu of their final graduation score if the final graduation score is pending .Incomplete or intermediate graduate scores are considered only if the candidate's final graduation score is pending.

* The admission to the programme is contingent on the successful completion of the qualifying degree, and the proof for the same has to be submitted latest by 3rd June 2024; failing the same would result in the termination of the participant from the programme.