03 Sep 2021 16:16 IST

IIMK announces supernumerary MBA seats for international candidates

30 seats to PGP, 10 seats to PGP in Liberal Studies and Management, and 10 seats to PGP in Finance.

Indian Institute of Management Kozhikode has announced 50 supernumerary seats for international students in three full-time MBA programmes— MBA Post graduate Programme (PGP), Post Graduate Programme in Finance (PGP F), and Post Graduate Programme in Liberal Studies and Management (PGP LSM). International candidates refers to Indian nationals residing outside India or foreign nationals with a valid passport or travel document, residing outside India.

Prof Debashis Chatterjee, Director IIM Kozhikode said “Our mission of ‘Globalising Indian Thought’ closely aligns with the thrust towards ‘Study in India’ programme, which has received a massive boost since the introduction of National Education Policy 2020, and its focus on providing premium education at affordable costs.”

Special scholarship scheme

IIMK has further introduced a special scholarship scheme which earmarks 3 grants for every 10 students enrolled through this drive. Admission to the supernumerary seats will be for candidates with a Graduate degree or equivalent in any discipline (with at least 50 per cent marks or equivalent CGPA) and will be through valid CAT/GRE/GMAT scores along with TOEFL.

The process for admission will be completed in two academic cycles closing on September 15, 202, and March 15, 2022. The application fee is $10 and will be waived for all those who have Study-in-India registration.

The total fee for the two-year programme is $30,000 and the enrolling candidates will have an all-resource access — permissible stay in the campus including joining the international exchange programme, as for the in-country PGP (MBA) students. Scholarships to eligible candidates will be granted by the respective committee of the institute, considering their past academic record, interview performance, their academic progress and overall conduct in the institute.