IIM Raipur FPM Admission 2021, Dates, Eligibility, Application form

iim raipur fpm admission 2021


IIM Raipur announces Fellow Program in Management (FPM) Admission 2021-23

IIM Raipur FPM Admission 2021 – Indian Institute of Management (IIM) Raipur has invited applications for admission to Fellow Program in Management (FPM) for the academic session 2021
IIM Raipurs doctoral program aims to admit individuals with exceptional academic background, strong motivation and discipline, and potential to become excellent researchers at international level.

Specialization offered

  • Business Policy and Strategy
  • Economics and Business Environment
  • Finance & Accounting
  • IT and Systems
  • Organizational Behaviour and Human Resources Management
  • Marketing Management
  • Operations Management

IIM Raipur FPM Admission 2021 Important Dates

Events Dates
Application Deadline February 28, 2021
Personal Interview (PI) To be announced soon
Result declaration To be announced soon
Last Day of offer Acceptance with Commitment Fee To be announced soon
Last Day of First term Fee Submission To be announced soon
Date of Registration To be announced soon
First Day of Classes To be announced soon

Eligibility Criteria for IIM Raipur FPM Admission 2021

  • The candidates for the program must have one of the following qualifications obtained from any of the universities incorporated by an act of the central or state legislature in India, or other educational institutions established by an act of parliament or declared to be deemed as a University under section 3 of UGC Act, 1956, or possess an equivalent qualification recognized by the Ministry of HRD, Government of India, or an equivalent qualification from an institution approved by AICTE.
  • A Master’s degree/PGP from IIMs or its equivalent in any discipline with minimum 60% aggregate marks or equivalent grade point average OR
  • Professional qualifications such as CA/ICWA with degree and CS with B. Com degree along with minimum 60% aggregate marks or equivalent grade point average OR
  • 4 Year/8 Semester Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering (B.E./B.Tech/B.Arch) with a minimum CGPA of 6.5 out of 10 or equivalent OR
  • Five year Integrated Master’s degree programme in any discipline, with at least 60% aggregate marks, obtained after completing higher secondary schooling (10+2) or equivalent.
Age Criteria
  • Candidate must not be more than 50 years as on June 1st, 2021

IIM Raipur FPM Admission 2021 Application Process

  • The Application Form can be downloaded from IIM Raipur Website www.iimraipur.ac.in
  • A candidate is eligible to submit applications to a maximum of two areas. In such cases, two copies of the application form, one for each area, with all supporting documents may be sent together.
  • Relevant Test Scores include CAT/GMAT/GRE/GATE/JRF (UGC/CSIR). The test score should be valid on the deadlines of the submission of the application form. Test scores of the last two years will only be considered.
  • Candidates are required to download the filled in application form and send the filled in application form along with payment slip to Admissions Office, Indian Institute of Management Raipur, Atal Nagar, P. O. – Kurru (Abhanpur), Raipur – 493 661, Chhattisgarh
  • Candidates must submit the No-Objection Certificate from their employer at the time of admission.

Application Fee

  • Completed application form together with all relevant documents and a Demand Draft of Rs. 1000/- (Rs 500/- in case of NC-OBC, SC, ST, DAP) for each area applied.


  • Reservation for eligible categories will be as per Government of India rules.

Selection Process

  • Candidates who fulfil the eligibility criteria as stated above are required to take the Common Admission Test (CAT) held by the IIMs. Alternatively, those who have qualified GATE, GRE, GMAT or JRF (UGC/CSIR) examinations can also apply in the relevant area of specialization. Scores of any of these examinations including CAT taken during the last two years (two years from the date of the standard test and should be valid on the deadline of submission of the application form
  • Candidates short-listed on the basis of their academic record and performance in the competitive exams mentioned above will be called to IIM Raipur for a personal interview for final selection during 8th & 9th April of the year of admission and the successful candidates will receive offers by mid-May of that year.

Admission Process

Selection will be based on Test Score, Personal Interview(PI), Academic Qualifications, Relevant Work Experience, Research Aptitude, publications and Reference Letter
Test Score (CAT/GRE/GMAT/GATE/UGC-JRF) cut-off to shortlist for PI
The CAT/GRE/GMAT/GATE/UGC-JRF percentile will be used for short listing candidates for PI
a) Personal Interview
b) Preparing the Merit List

For more details and to apply online, please visit the official website