Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur announces Master Program in Human Resource Management (MHRM) Admission 2024


IIT Kharagpur MHRM Admission 2024 – The Department of Humanities & Social Sciences (DHSS), Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur invites applications for admission 2-year Master Program in Human Resource Management (MHRM)  for the academic session 2024-26


About Master Program in Human Resource Management (MHRM) Program


IIT Kharagpur had been offering an MTech. program in Human Resource Development & Management since 1982. With the prime objective to meet the demands of a continuously evolving business scenario, in 2010 the Department restructured the M. Tech. program into Master of Human Resource Management (MHRM). MHRM offers a diversified industry-oriented curriculum delivered by dedicated faculty, industrial exposure through guest lectures, challenging internships in both the public and private sectors, stimulating live projects complemented by a strong tradition of wide-based alumni support. The program blends technical expertise with managerial acumen to produce business leaders, strategists, and managers with a commitment to serve the society. A distinctive feature of MHRM is the emphasis on analytical skills and quantitative aptitude that commensurate with top-tier management programs worldwide. In short, it is educational enhancement at its very best.


Important Dates


  • Beginning of online submission of application form: First week of January 2024
  • Last Date of Online Application Form: 25th February 2024; 11:59 pm
  • GD/PI: 15th – 17th March 2024 (Mumbai and Bangalore) 22nd – 24th March 2024 (Kolkata and Delhi)
  • Declaration of Admission Results: 25th April to 05th May 2024 (Tentative)


Eligibility Criteria


  • Candidates seeking admission to the MHRM Programme of the Institute should have Bachelor’s degree in Engineering/Technology or a Master’s degree with the following criteria:
  • A candidate must have any of the following: a. A Bachelor’s degree of minimum 4-year duration in engineering, technology, pharmacy, medicine, or similar disciplines; OR
  • Master’s degree in any subject
  • GE/NC-OBC: Minimum of 60% marks (or CGPA of 6.5 on a 10-point scale)
  • SC/ST/PwD: Minimum of 55% marks (or CGPA of 6.0 on a 10-point scale)
  • For or both the above cases, if the CGPA is on a different scale than 10.0, the eligibility of the candidates will be calculated corresponding to the equivalence stated above
  • CGPA will not be converted into percentage marks if the degree awarding institute provides marks in the CGPA system. Their admission will be based on CGPA awarded in the transcript
  • Selection of students currently in the final year will be provisional, subject to the condition that all parts of the examination must be completed in all respects before the date of joining the Institute, and the mark sheet/certificate is to be submitted latest by October 31, 2024
  • Admission to reserved category candidates will be as per Government of India rules


Application Process


  • Complete online application form before 25th of February by visiting the link
  • Pay registration fees online through debit/credit card or net banking.
  • After final submission of the online application, candidates will be able to generate a copy of their application with their specific details/data. The printed copy of the application may be retained by the candidate for future requirements.


Admission Process

  • The admission process for the MHRM Program at IIT Kharagpur is designed to select only the most exceptional students for its campus. Prospective students undergo a rigorous selection process, primarily based on their performance in the highly competitive national-level CAT examination


Selection Procedure


  • The selection of candidates for admission to the 2024-26 batch of MHRM at Department of Humanities and Social Sciences (HSS), IIT Kharagpur is a two-step process.  First, the candidates who have applied successfully to the program are shortlisted for offline Group Discussion and Personal Interview. Secondly, the candidates who have been selected through the GD and PI process are offered final admission to MHRM based on a cumulative performance score.
  • The institute reserves its rights to change the offline selection process to online or any other mode based on organisational requirements. The final mode of conduct of the selection process will be mentioned in the call letter of the candidate.

For more details and apply please visit the official website