IIM Thiruchirapalli – Indian Institute of Management Overview

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

About College

The Indian Institute of Management Tiruchirappalli, abbreviated as IIM Trichy is a public graduate business school situated on Tiruchirappalli-Pudukkottai National Highway 336 in the state of Tamil Nadu, India. It is amongst the seven Indian Institutes of Management founded by the Indian government and established in 2011. It is the 11th IIM to be set up in India.

IIM Trichy offers a two-year full-time residential Post Graduate Programme in Management (PGP) and a two-year Post Graduate Programme in Business Management (PGPBM) for working professionals. It also offers a Fellow Programme in Management (FPM) on a doctoral level.

To find about all the details about the specializations willing candidates can search IIM Trichy on pagalguy or can navigate to IIM Trichy website.

IIM Tiruchirappalli has ranked 15th according to National Institutional Ranking Framework or NIRF management school ranking of 2018. For the year 2018-19, IIM Trichy ranking becomes 9th among top B-schools according to MBAUniverse.com ranking. Trichy IIM also received ‘Top Institute of India’ award by Competition Success Review for the year 2018.

The biggest asset in any IIM is its faculty members. IIM Trichy also has some of the best faculty among all the IIMs. The faculty at Trichy is just like the students are from all over the country. They develop special academic curriculums for better understanding and learning of the students.

Dr Bhimaraya Metri is the Director at IIMT at present. Apart from him, there is Deepak Kumar Srivastava, who serves excellence in the Department of Strategy and also Godwin Tennyson, who is in the Department of Operations Management and Quantitative Techniques.

IIM Thiruchirapalli Courses offered and Fee Structure

IIM Trichy offers a Post Graduate Programme in Management (PGPM), a Post Graduate Programme in Business Management (PGPBM) for working executives and a Fellow Programme in Management (FPM) for doctoral candidates.

IIM Thiruchirapalli Course Highlights

  • On PG level, it offers a Postgraduate Programme in Management (PGPM) with a duration of two years.
  • On PG level, it also offers a Postgraduate Programme in Business Management (PGPBM) for working executives with a duration of two years.
  • On doctoral level, IIM Trichy offers a Fellowship Programme in Management for the students who want to do research in management.

IIM Thiruchirapalli Course Fee Structure

Course Eligibility Fees (IN INR)
Post-Graduate Programme in Management (PGPM) Candidates should be a graduate in any discipline with at least 50% marks or equivalent grade point along with a valid CAT score 13 Lakhs
Post Graduate Programme in Business Management or IIM Trichy PGPBM Applicants must have a valid graduation degree having at least 50% aggregate marks with a minimum of 3 years of work experience along with a valid CAT/GMAT score 11.80 Lakhs
Fellow Programme in Management or IIM Trichy FPM Master’s degree or an integrated master’s degree with a minimum of 60% aggregate marks with a valid CAT/ GMAT/ GRE/ UGC-JRF score NA

IIM Thiruchirapalli Admission Process

All the applicants are admitted to the programme on the basis of their CAT scores. NRI or Foreign candidates can apply with their valid GMAT scores.

  • For Post-Graduate Programme in Management (PGPM), candidates are shortlisted on the basis of CAT scores.
  • For PG level PGPBM, Candidates are shortlisted based on their CAT, GMAT or written test scores.
  • For doctoral-level FPM, the candidates are shortlisted on the basis of Valid CAT, GMAT, GRE or UGC-JRF scores.

IIM Thiruchirapalli Placement

Indian Institute of Management Tiruchirapalli being one of the most prestigious business schools in India, boasts of 100% placement records every year. The institute also organises summer internships for its students, which provide valuable experience and helps to get better placement results.


Placement Trends Of 2017-2019:

Number of Companies Students registered for placement Number of Offers Accepted Highest Salary (in INR) Average Salary (in INR) Median Salary (in INR)
94 170 170 35.15 Lakhs 14.91 Lakhs 13 Lakhs

IIM Thiruchirapalli Result & Cut-off

Tiruchirapalli IIM shortlists its candidates on the basis of marks scored in Common Admission Test or CAT conducted by IIMs every year. Therefore, it declares cut-off marks after CAT scores are declared.

IIM Trichy shortlists the candidates on the basis of their final performances in GD, PI, which are conducted by the institute itself. The college demanded an average overall cut-off mark of 80 percentile over the last few years.


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 Thiruchirapalli Alumni Network

Indian Institute of Management Tiruchirappalli Alumni Association also known as IIMT AA is the official association for the alumni of IIM Tiruchirappalli. This association aims to build a bridge of communication amongst its members as well as between its alumni and the Institute for mutual benefit. All the affairs of this committee are managed by alumni facility committee as well as students alumni committee.

IIM Thiruchirapalli Scholarships

IIM Trichy offers good financial support to the FPM students during the research program with full tuition fee and hostel expenses waive, which covers - personal expenses, regular research-related expenses, requirements of hardware and software to facilitate research work as well as travel expenses for field-work, conferences, training and workshops. Besides that, all scholarships schemes are under the central government of India.

IIM Thiruchirapalli Campus Facilities

IIM Trichy new campus situated on a 172.27 acre of lush green land in Tamil Nadu, India. IIM Trichy campus provides all the necessary amenities for the students including technologically equipped classrooms, World class library, operated cars for differently abled and medical facilities.

The Institute provides a wide range sports facilities like a football ground, cricket ground, multiple badminton courts, gymnasium, a swimming pool with jacuzzi, basketball, volleyball courts and facilities for various other outdoor sports.

In addition to that, each IIM Trichy hostel block has 3 floors with 18 well furnished air-conditioned rooms on every floor. Along with that,  the campus also has a separate mess and a Canteen Block with in-house night canteen, a sandwich bar and Departmental Stores.