IFMR Graduate School of Business (GSB), Sri City Admission Process

  Sri City   AICTE   ESTD 1970
  Sri City   AICTE   ESTD 1970


Admissions for MBA Batch 2021-23

Application Process

Aspirants can apply by clicking on the “APPLY NOW” button on the top right corner of this page

The non-refundable application fee of INR 1,500/- is to be paid using Debit Card / Credit Card / Internet Banking, through application portal before final submission of the application form.

Selection Process:

There are two stages in the selection process:

Shortlist For WAT And PI

All the parameters (qualifying parameters) as mentioned in the eligibility criteria section will be considered while screening the application to shortlist candidates for WAT and PI.

The shortlisted candidates are intimated through E-mail/dashboard of the application portal with the details of WAT and PI schedule.


Written Ability Test (WAT) And Personal Interview (PI):
WAT and PI are conducted on the same day. The mode of WAT and PI process will be updated at a later date


S.No. Parameter Eligibility Criteria
1 Date of Birth Between 01 Jan 1994 and 31 Dec 2001
2 Class X 60%
3 Class XII 60%
4 UG 60%
5 Work Experience 0-36 months
6 Competitive Exams “Percentile”
CAT 75
XAT 75
GRE 85

Other Details

  • Graduates of full-time degree course and candidates in the final year of the undergraduate degree can apply. Candidates from ODL (Open and Distance Learning) institutions are also eligible to apply as per the UGC policy and notification.
  • Applicants must have valid scores of one (or more) of the competitive exams as mentioned in the eligibility criteria. From among the entrance exam score given by the applicant, the best score will be considered subject to meeting the eligibility cut off.
  • Work experience is not mandatory. The admissions process comprises of two rounds i.e. Round 1 & Round 2, wherein candidates having work experience between 0 – 36 months can apply in either of the rounds.

Important Dates

Name of the Process Round-1 Round-2
Application opens 26 October 2020
Application Deadline 01 February 2021 01 March 2021
Release of shortlist for WAT and PI 17 February 2021 17 March 2021
WAT and PI dates 27 – 28 February 2021 27, 28, 29 March 2021
Registration, orientation and preparatory courses 15 – 29 June 2021
Term 1 classes begin

01 July 2021

*Above dates are tentative and are subject to change