Indian Institute of Management (IIM), Kashipur Overview

  Kashipur   UGC, Public (Autonomous)   ESTD 2011
  Kashipur   UGC, Public (Autonomous)   ESTD 2011

About College

The Indian Institute of Management Kashipur is relatively a new entrant among the IIMs. The institute’s main mission is to offer the best learning procedures in management education while preparing the students to fulfil the needs of society.

IIM Kashipur started its operations from July 2011 and was mentored under IIM Lucknow. Kashipur IIM is located in a heavily industrialized area of the country, which it has used to its advantage by providing various live projects and industry interactions.

The institute’s flagship programme is the Post Graduate Programme in Management (PGPM) which is a two-year full-time residential programme. It also provides courses for working executives in the form of an executive MBA.

Candidates interested in doing research in management can opt for their fellow management programmes. According to the NIRF data and survey, IIM Kashipur ranking stands at 20 among all the management institutions in India. The survey conducted among the IIMs of India concluded its rank at number 3.

The IIM Kashipur campus has a faculty consisting of over 30 individuals. The institution ensures that each of them is recognised experts in their field of study. Many of the IIM Kashipur faculty members have published journals and publications, which have gained popularity across the world. To know the details of the journals, one can search IIM Kashipur at Pagalguy.

IIM Kashipur Courses offered and fee structure

IIM Kashipur provides courses on Postgraduate and doctoral level. Its flagship programme is a two-year residential Postgraduate Programme.

Candidates who are working professionals can opt for its executive MBA and Executive Fellow Management Programme. Fellow Programme in Management is available for candidates who want to opt for doctoral courses.

IIM Kashipur Course highlights

  • On postgraduate level, Post Graduate Programme (PGP) and Executive MBA programme are available.
  • On doctoral level, a Fellow Programme in Management (FPM) and Executive FPM is provided.
Course Eligibility IIM Kashipur Fees
Post Graduate Programme (PGP)

Graduation degree with 50% aggregate marks along with a valid CAT score

12.58 Lakhs

Bachelor’s degree in any discipline with at least 50% marks and 3 years of managerial experience

8.5 Lakhs
Fellow Program in Management

Master’s or equivalent degree having 60% aggregate marks or 6.5 CGPA

Executive Fellow Programme in Management (EFPM)

Master’s or equivalent degree having 60% aggregate marks or 6.5 CGPA with 7 years of professional or managerial experience

5.5 Lakhs

IIM Kashipur Admission Process

Admission in Kashipur IIM happens on the basis of CAT scores, whose examinations are conducted by the IIMs. For some courses, marks of GMAT, GRE, GATE are also considered.

IIM Kashipur Admission Highlights

  • For the PGP programme, candidates are selected on the basis of CAT scores, written test and personal interview.
  • For the executive MBA programme, candidates are selected on the basis of CAT / GMAT / GRE / GATE/ UGC-JRF scores and personal interview.
  • For FPM programmes, candidate selection happens on the basis of CAT / GMAT / GRE / GATE/ UGC-JRF score and 7 years of managerial experience.
  • For the EFPM programmes, candidates have to pass the entrance exams, personal interview and provide academic record and work experience.

IIM Kashipur Placements

Placements activities are handled by the institution’s placement cell. IIM Kashipur placements 2019 saw huge success in their placement drive. A total of 194 students and 72 companies participated in the placement drive.

IIM Kashipur average package offered was 28 lakhs per annum. Some of the popular companies that participated in this year’s placement drive were Deloitte, Muthoot Corp, Aditya Birla, Infosys.

IIM Kashipur Placement Trends of 2017-2019

Participating Companies Offers made No. of PPO’s/ PPI’s Average CTC Highest CTC
72 218 15 12.17 Lakhs 28 Lakhs

IIM Kashipur Results and cutoff

IIM Kashipur selects MBA students on the basis of CAT exams. The cutoff is announced after the CAT exam results are announced. The expected cutoff for CAT 2018 exams was 95%. Candidates who score above the expected cutoff are shortlisted.

The cutoff for every year is decided in a number of factors.  The number of candidates appearing for the CAT examination, the average marks scored in CAT exams, the availability of seats in the institution decides the cutoff for CAT marks.

Category Percentile Verbal Ability and Reading Comprehension Percentile Data Interpretation and Logical Reasoning Percentile Quantitative Ability Overall Percentile
General 80 80 80 95
NC-OBC 60 60 60 78
SC 50 50 50 60
ST 30 30 30 40
DAP 30 30 30 40


IIM Kashipur Alumni Network

The Alumni association of IIM Kashipur exists for the sole purpose of reconnecting the students who have passed out from the college to the present students. Dr Kumkum Bharti is an eminent figure in the alumni association.

IIM Kashipur Scholarships

IIM Kashipur, one of the premier management institutes in India, provides financial aid to the students who are unable to afford higher education due to financial constraints. Central Sector Scholarship Scheme of Top Class Education for Scheduled Castes Students awarded by the Government of India is accepted in IIM Kashipur.

Merit cum Means scholarships are available for the students who belong to minority communities. Need cum Merit-based Financial Assistance is available in the form of the tuition fee waiver, which increases up to 50% discount depending on the family income and the student’s academic records.

IIM Kashipur Campus Facilities

The IIM Kashipur campus is situated in Kundeshwari and boasts of a state of the art infrastructure spread around an area of two hundred acres. It has well-equipped classrooms with audio-visual technology for better learning. Apart from the classrooms, there is a library, which aids in research studies with access to a huge number of journals and books.

It also provides hostel accommodation for the outstation students. The hostel has air-conditioned rooms, a canteen, gym, playgrounds, common room areas, conference halls to hold events, auditorium, medical facilities, ATM facilities etc.


Source Rank
NIRF (2018) 20
NIRF (2017) 20