The commencement of IMT Hyderabad PGDM application process will coincide with the commencement of CAT Registration. CAT 2023 registration is set to commence on August 2, 2023, with the examination scheduled for November 26, 2023. It's worth noting that the registration fees for CAT 2023 have seen an increase across all categories. For general category applicants, the fee has been raised to ₹2,400, up from ₹2,300 in the previous year. Similarly, for candidates belonging to the SC, ST, and PwD categories, the fee has been increased to ₹1,200, compared to the previous year's ₹1,150.
Founded in 2011, IMT Hyderabad has rapidly emerged as one of India's swiftly expanding business schools. With over 14,000 alumni spanning the globe and collaborations with more than 40 foreign universities, the institution has established a strong global presence. IMT Hyderabad offers a comprehensive two-year residential PGDM program as its flagship offering, along with a 15-month Executive PGDM program. These programs hold approval from AICTE and have earned accreditation from both SAQS and NBA, in addition to being granted MBA equivalence by the AIU. In the 2023 NIRF rankings, IMT Hyderabad holds the 84th position in the Management category.
Admissions to the PGDM/MBA program at IMT Hyderabad are determined by evaluating CAT, XAT, and CMAT scores. The final selection for IMT Hyderabad's PGDM program takes into account a composite score, which includes assessments of critical thinking, personal interviews, and academic performance in both class X and class XII. Additionally, factors such as entrance exam scores (CAT/XAT/CMAT), work experience, and academic diversity are considered in the admission process. The total tuition fees for the PGDM program at IMT Hyderabad amount to INR 12.03 Lakhs. Furthermore, for admission to the MBA Executive program at IMT Hyderabad, candidates are assessed based on their CAT / XAT / CMAT / ATMA / MAT scores or State Common Entrance exam results.