The Institute of Management at Nirma University in Ahmedabad provides a two-year MBA program in Human Resources and Communication, and an MBA in Family Business and Entrepreneurship (FB&E) with a seat intake capacity of 60. To be eligible for these courses, candidates must hold a Bachelor’s degree with at least 60% marks. The selection process for these courses involves the CAT/GMAT entrance exam scorecard, with the final selection based on the candidate’s personal interview, Theme Development & Presentation (TDP), and academic performance.
IMNU MBA and MBA (HRM) Eligibility
To be eligible for both courses, candidates must have a Bachelor’s degree (10+2+3) or equivalent in any discipline from a recognised university with a minimum of 50% aggregate marks or equivalent CGPA. Final-year students may also apply, provided they can provide proof of meeting the minimum eligibility criteria.
IMNU MBA and MBA (HRM) Selection Criteria
For MBA and MBA HRM
- CAT/GMAT scores are used for shortlisting students for MBA and MBA HRM courses.
- Shortlisted candidates must participate in a Personal Interview and Theme Development & Presentation.
- Final selection is based on the entrance test score, performance in PI & TDP, and Academic Performance.
- Candidates will be notified of their selection via email.
MBA (Family Business and Entrepreneurship)
IMNU in Ahmedabad will conduct an Entrance Test to shortlist students, which consists of the following structure:
- The test duration is 120 minutes and has four sections of 30 questions each: Logic & Data Interpretation, Quantitative Skills, Verbal Skills, and General Knowledge.
- Candidates from Business Families will receive an additional score of 5 points.
- The Entrance Test will be conducted in Ahmedabad, Delhi, and Mumbai.
- Screened applicants will need to participate in a Communication Test and Personal Interview.
- Final selection is based on the candidate’s past academic record, Entrance Test, Communication Test, and Interview.
Weightage for Final Selection:
The following table presents the weightage of different components used for selection.
|Theme Development & Presentation (TDP)||10%|
Please note that students with full-time work experience in a professional organisation may receive an additional score of up to 10 points.
The calculation of the Academic Performance score will take into account the following weightage for each component:
|Components||Weight for MBA and MBA HRM||Weight for MBA FB-E|
Seat Reservation Policy
Aspirants can verify the availability of seats for various categories in MBA and MBA (HRM) programs.
|General Category – 85%||204||26|
|NRI/NRI Sponsored Categories – 15%||36||04|
Please note that in addition to the 240 and 30 seats available in the MBA and MBA (HRM) programs, 15% (supernumerary) seats are also reserved for PIO, FN, and children of Indian workers of Gulf countries/South East Asia for admission purposes.
How to Apply?
To apply for admission to the Institute of Management, Nirma University, follow these simple steps:
- Go to the official website of the institute.
- Select the “Apply” option under the Admission & Aid section.
- Register by providing the necessary details.
- Log in using the credentials you received during registration.
- Fill in all the required details.
- Pay the application fee using Net banking, Debit Card, or Credit Card.
- Click on the “Submit” button to complete the process.
If you belong to the NRI/NRI Sponsored/FN/PIO/CIWGC-Sea categories, please follow a separate application process, which may involve additional steps.