The commencement of IMT Ghaziabad's PGDM admission procedure coincides with the initiation of CAT registration. CAT 2023 registration is set to commence on August 2, 2023, with the examination scheduled for November 26, 2023. Notably, the registration fee for CAT 2023 has experienced an increment across all categories. For the general category, the fee has been revised to ₹2,400 from the previous ₹2,300, while for SC, ST, and PwD candidates, the fee has been adjusted to ₹1,200 from the earlier ₹1,150.
Simultaneously, the registration process for XAT 2024 has been initiated, with the application deadline set for November 30, 2023. The XAT 2024 examination is scheduled to take place on January 7, 2024.
Turning to the realm of placements, IMT Ghaziabad has successfully concluded its 2023 placement activities. During this process, the average package for IMT Ghaziabad experienced a notable increase of 13.4%, reaching INR 17.35 LPA. Additionally, the highest package offered to IMT Ghaziabad graduates reached an impressive INR 65.6 LPA.
Established in 1980, IMT Ghaziabad is one of the oldest and most esteemed private B-schools in India. The institute has consistently been ranked among the top 20 business schools and top 10 private business schools in the country, with a NIRF 2022 ranking of 44. The flagship program at IMT Ghaziabad is the 2-year PGDM program, which admits students through CAT, XAT, or GMAT. The expected cut-off for admission is above 90 percentile for both CAT and XAT.
The total fee for the PGDM program at IMT Ghaziabad is INR 19.53 lakh for two years. The average package for the batch of 2023 was INR 17.35 LPA, with the highest package being INR 65.6 LPA. The top recruiters for the batch included Adani, Asian Paints, Airtel, Amazon, Bajaj, BNY Mellon, Dell, Deloitte, among others. Apart from Ghaziabad, IMT also has campuses in Nagpur and Hyderabad, with a common application form for all campuses.