Indian Institute of Management Visakhapatnam – [IIMV], Visakhapatnam Admission Process

  Visakhapatnam   MHRD, Public (Autonomous)   ESTD 2015
  Visakhapatnam   MHRD, Public (Autonomous)   ESTD 2015


IIMV offer two-year full-time residential Post Graduate Programme leading to Post Graduate Diploma in Management.

Admission seekers possessing a bachelor’s degree from a recognised institution or university with minimum 50% aggregate of marks can apply for PGP in Management at the institute.

They must also possess valid CAT 2017 scores.

The selection of the candidates to PGP (2018-20) will be made after taking into consideration the following parameters: CAT-2017 Scores, Past Academic Records (From class 10 to bachelor’s degree), Performance in Writing Ability Test (WAT) and Personal Interview (PI), Work Experience (if any) or Professional Course scores.

Co-curricular and extra-curricular achievements are also weighted in the selection process.


Name of the Institute Indian Institute of Management,(IIM) Visakhapatnam
Type of Institute Public
Basic Admission Criteria Entrance Exam
Name of Entrance Common Admission Test (CAT)
Application Mode Online

CAT 2019 Important dates

Events Important Dates
CAT 2019 notification July 28, 2019
CAT 2019 registration – Start date August 7, 2019
CAT 2019 online application – End date September 18, 2019
Re upload of photograph, in case of mistakes in earlier CAT 2019 application form Sep 2019 – Last week – expected on 25 Sep 2019
CAT 2019 – Release of admit card October 23, 2019
CAT 2019 Examination date November 24, 2019
CAT 2019 – Release of answer Key 4th week of December 2019
CAT 2019 – Result announcement January 7, 2020

IIM Visakhapatnam, PGP Admissions 2018

IIM V offers two-year full-time Post Graduate Programme in Management. The total number of seats offered is 60 to be filled by candidates who get shortlisted in the selection process of the institute.

The institute follows three-phase selection process for candidates who get shortlisted after CAT 2017 exam.CAT is a national level management entrance exam, conducted for admissions into 19 IIMs and over 150 Business Schools in India.

Multiple parameters like academic performance in class 10 examination, level 12 examination and bachelor’s degree examination, candidates’ scores in CAT 2017 scores, Personal Interview & Written Ability Test and work experience (if any) are used to determine the suitability of candidates.

Course Name Eligibility Selection Process
PGP Bachelor’s degree, with at least 50% marks or equivalent CGPA. In case of the candidates belonging to SC/ ST and Differently Abled category, 45% is eligible. CAT 2017 scores and overall academic record.