IIM Ranchi: Ranking, Courses, Fees, Admission 2024, Placements

Harinitha Panneerselvam Harinitha Panneerselvam | Dec 21, 2023
Harinitha Panneerselvam
Harinitha Panneerselvam

Updated on - Dec 21, 2023

The IIM Ranchi MBA admission 2024 will be based on the CAT 2023 exam. The CAT result 2023 has been released on December 21, 2023.

Indian Institute of Management Ranchi was set up in 2009 under the Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD), the Government of India. The campus of IIM Ranchi is spread over 90 acres. IIM Ranchi NIRF Ranking 2023 was 24th in the management category. 

IIM Ranchi offers several courses, including MBA, MBA-HR, EMBA, IPM, PGP, PGP-HRM, Doctoral Programme (PhD), an Executive Doctoral Programme (ePh.D), and an Executive Post Graduate Programme in Management. Admissions are based on CAT/GRE/GMAT/GATE/NET-JRF scores. 

IIM Ranchi has a 100% placement record as well. The highest package stood at INR 67.0 LPA, and the average package stood at INR 17.3 LPA.

IIM Ranchi Highlights 2024

IIM Ranchi was declared as the "institute as of national importance" by Indian Institutes of Management Act, 2017. Some of the key highlights of the Indian Institute of Management Ranchi are as follows. 

Year of Establishment 2009
Type of Institution  Public/Government 
Recognition  MHRD 
Accreditation  NBA
Courses Offered  Postgraduate, Doctoral, Post-Doctoral & Certificate Courses 
Admission Criteria  Entrance & Merit Based
Total Faculty  102
Genders Accepted  Co-Ed
Campus Size 90 Acres 
Location Ranchi, Jharkhand, India

IIM Ranchi Admission 2024

IIM Ranchi admission 2024 is ongoing for various courses. The admission is conducted online through the official website. The candidates must register themselves to be eligible for admission to the courses. The general IIM Ranchi application procedure is given below:

  • Register for the CAT/GRE/GMAT/GATE/NET-JRF exams (whichever is applicable).
  • Apply for the relevant course through IIM Ranchi's official website.
  • Appear for and score well in the exams.
  • Shortlisting of candidates for the Analytical Writing Test (AWT) and Personal Interview (PI) based on the test score.
  • Lastly, the institute publishes the final admission list for each course.

IIM Ranchi Eligibility Criteria

IIM Ranchi has set up different criteria for admission in different courses. The candidate must fulfill the requirements for getting admission to IIM Ranchi. IIM Ranchi has stringent criteria for admission. The basic criteria for some courses are as follows. 

MBA Eligibility Criteria 

  • The candidates must have a bachelor’s degree with 50% marks.
  • The candidates must have a valid CAT score.
  • The final students will be shortlisted based on score in CAT, previous degree examinations, and performance in the PI round.

IPM Eligibility Criteria

  • The candidates must have a minimum of 60% (in class 10th and 12th) for the general category and 55% for the reserved category – SC/ ST/ PWD from a recognized board.
  • The candidates are required to have a valid score in the SAT/ IPMAT 2021 (IIM Indore).
  • Candidates shortlisted based on tests will have to appear for the WAT & PI process.
  • Final admission will be given based on consolidated SAT/IPMAT, WAT, PI, and academic profile scores. 

PhD Eligibility Criteria

  • Master’s degree or PG Diploma or equivalent in any discipline with 60% and above aggregate.
  • Scores in the entrance exams like CAT / GRE / GMAT / GATE / NET or JRF.
  • Also, there is a direct entry for those candidates who are
    • PGDM holders form IIMs
    • PGD HRM degree with 6.5 CGPA

Read More: IIM Ranchi Admission

IIM Ranchi Admission Dates 2024

IIM Ranchi admissions for 2024 are based on merit and qualifying exams. The below table gives a list of important dates regarding admission:

Event Date
CAT 2023 Result Date December 21, 2023

Indian Institute of Management Ranchi Ranking

IIM Ranchi’s ranking is continuously presented among the top B-schools in the country.IIM Ranchi ranking in India among the management colleges was 24 (NIRF Ranking 2023). Some other rankings of IIM Ranchi include.

Ranking Body 2023 2022 2021
NIRF 24 15 21
IIRF 19 21 -

IIM Ranchi Courses 

IIM Ranchi offers various postgraduate, doctorate, post-doctorate, and Diploma courses across various management disciplines. Some of the popular courses of the Indian Institute of Management Ranchi are as follows. 

Courses Duration Selection Criteria
MBA 2 Years Graduation + CAT Score + Application Rating Score for AWT and PI
MBA-HR 2 Years Graduation + CAT Score + Application Rating Score for AWT and PI
Executive MBA 2 Years Graduation + CAT Score + Work Experience+PI
IPM 5 Years SAT/IPMAT Score+ Application Rating Score for AWT and PI
MGNF 2 Years Post graduation + 3 years of work experience
MDP 1 Year Working Professionals
PhD 3-5 years Postgraduation+CAT/ GRE/ GATE / JRF-UGC/ CSIR NET score/IIMSAT+ PI
PDFM 2 years PhD degree+ Good academic records
EFM 1Year Applicant should be an expert in the field of their specialisation and actively engaged in teaching & research in the last 5 years
PGCGM 3 Years Bachelor's/ Diploma degree in any discipline+Relevant work experience
PGCAGM 2 Years Bachelor's/ Diploma degree in any discipline+3 years of work experience
EPBABI 1 Month Bachelor's degree in any discipline+Relevant work experience
CPGM 1 Year 3 months Graduation with 50%+ 2 years of work experience
CPBABI 100-hours Bachelor’s/ Master's degree with 50%

Read More: IIM Ranchi Courses

IIM Ranchi Fee Details

IIM Ranchi fee includes tuition fees, course materials, books, and airway economy fare for study tours. Fee details for a few courses have been listed below. 

Course Total Tuition Fees
MBA INR 17.50 Lakh
MBA-HR INR 17.50 Lakh
Executive Ph.D INR 6.5 Lakh
IPM INR 15.93 Lakh

Read More: IIM Ranchi Fee Structure

IIM Ranchi Cutoff

IIM Ranchi cutoff 2024 will be released soon after the CAT 2023 results are released. The IIM Ranchi cutoff depends on the difficulty of the entrance exam, the previous year's cutoff, the total number of seats available for the program, the past academic record of the students, the category of the students, etc. 

CAT 2023 Section-wise Weightage Distribution

Exam Section Quantitative Aptitude (QA) Data Interpretation and Logical Reasoning (DILR) Verbal Ability and Reading Comprehension (VARC)
Weightage 34% 32% 34%

 IIM Ranchi CAT Cutoff 2023 (Expected)

Sectional Cutoff
Overall Cutoff
General and Economically Weaker Section 70-80 70-80 70-80 90-95
Non-OBC and Transgender 40-45 40-45 40-45 70-75
SC 30-35 30-35 30-35 50-55
ST 25-35 25-35 25-35 35-40
ST with Disability 25-35 25-35 25-35 35-40

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IIM Ranchi Placements

IIM Ranchi placements concluded with a 100% placement rate. It has a dedicated training and placement cell that works continuously to benefit its students. Moreover, the cell offers various employment-based training, direct placement, and off-campus placement for the students.

A total of 399 students were placed by 124 recruiters in the 2023 placement drive. More details about the placements of IIM Ranchi are mentioned below.

  • The IIM Ranchi highest package offered was around INR 67.0 LPA.
  • The IIM Ranchi average package offered was INR 17.3 LPA.
  • The IIM Ranchi median package offered was INR 16.5 LPA.

IIM Ranchi Top Recruiters

Some of the top recruiters visiting the institute are given below. 

American Express  Axis Bank  Capgemini 
Cognizant  Dell  Deloitte
Goldman Sachs  HDFC Bank  HSBC 
ICICI Bank Amazon  IBM 
Aditya Birla Capital  Asian Paints  Wipro 
Google  Reliance Retail  E & Y

Read More: IIM Ranchi Placements

Why Choose IIM Ranchi?

IIM Rachi provides many advantages to its students. IIM Ranchi's ranking was 24th in NIRF 2023 rankings. The students can learn and grow on its 90 acres of campus. Some advantages the students get from IIM Ranchi include the following.

1. Curriculum

IIM Ranchi offers academic, executive, doctoral and certificate courses under one roof. There are MBA and EMBA specialisations, dual degrees in partnership with IIT Ranchi and plethora of executive education programmes.

2. Placement Cell

The IIM Ranchi placement cell is responsible for all the placement-related activities like guest lectures for pre-placement training, skill-enhancement workshops, campus drives, summer internships and much more.

Reputed organisations like Microsoft, BCG, Capgemini, Cognizant, Amazon, Flipkart, The Times Group, H&M, Deloitte, EY and several more companies participate in the Indian Institute of Management Ranchi placements.

3. Extracurricular Activities

IIM Ranchi has several clubs which drive the institute. Some of them are -The Marketing Club 'Marquess', The Finance Club 'Finopsis', The Operations and General Management Club 'Sankriya', etc. 

4. Modern Infrastructure

IIM Ranchi has a 90-acre, wi-fi enabled lush green campus. Students have access to residential, academic, sports and recreational facilities at the campus. These facilities aid in creating a holistic environment for overall development.

IM Ranchi Infrastructure

IIM Ranchi provides many facilities to the students, staff and faculty members. Spread over 90 acres of land, the institute's facilities and infrastructure are state-of-the-art, ensuring that students get a thriving environment at the campus.

Some of the facilities of IIM Ranchi include the following.

  • A/C Classrooms
  • Library
  • Gym
  • Cafeteria
  • Hostels
  • Medical centre
  • Sports Complex
  • Laboratories
  • Auditorium
  • Seminar Room

Read More: IIM Ranchi Infrastructure

IIM Ranchi Scholarships

IIM Ranchi offers numerous scholarships to deserving students based on their academic records and financial status. The details of scholarships have been mentioned below.

Scholarship Description
Aditya Birla Scholarship A Scholarship amount of INR 1.75 Lakh per student is offered to all meritorious 1st and 2nd-year students.
OPJEMS  One student is offered each year with this scholarship by OP Jindal Group.
Siddhartha Padam Award  Awarded to deserving candidates in Finance with a cash prize of INR 50,000.
National Level Scholarships Like ST Students - Scholarship, Merit Cum Means Scholarship For Professional and Technical Courses, Central Sector Scheme Of Scholarships etc.

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Indian Institute of Management Ranchi Faculty 

IIM Ranchi has a dedicated teaching staff working continuously for its students' and colleagues' overall growth and development. The teachers are highly qualified in their relevant fields. There are 102 faculty members in the college. The teaching quality is outstanding, and they explain effortlessly.

Faculty members at IIM Ranchi also fully support the student’s future life.

IIM Ranchi Result

IIM Ranchi result 2023 can be checked on the college's official website. Students can check their results by following these few simple steps.

  • Log in to the official website of the IIM Ranchi i.e. iimranchi.ac.in.
  • Click on the desired courses result link given in the news & announcements option down the page.

Read More: IIM Ranchi Result

IIM Ranchi Departments

IIM Ranchi performs its academic activities under various departments. The departments at the Indian Institute of Management Ranchi are mentioned below.

Marketing Human Resource Management Business Analytics
Accounts & Finance Information System  Organizational Behaviour 
Economics  General Management Science of Happiness 
Operations Management Humanities & Applied Sciences Strategic Management

IIM Ranchi Alumni

IIM Ranchi alumni portal, which promotes and facilitates the relationship between alumni and the institute, ensures effective communication with alumni. Some of the alumni and their professions are mentioned below.

Notable Alumni Profession
Pallavi Venkatesan Bharat Petroleum Corporation Ltd. 
Vinod Kumar  Citi Group 
Meghdoot Mukherjee  Wills Tower Watson
Snigdh Jha  Ernst & Young
Astha Bansal ICICI Bank

Read More: IIM Ranchi Alumni

Indian Institute of Management Ranchi Collaborations

IIM Ranchi has has collaborated with many other organisations and associations by signing MoUs with those business firms and other institutions. These include

International Collaborations

Country Partnering Institute
Greece Alba Graduate Business School, Athens University of Economics & Business
France  The American Business School of Paris, Audencia Nantes School of Management, EMLYON Business School 
Thailand  Asian Institute of Technology
Taiwan  National Chengchi University
USA Purdue University 
Latvia  Turiba University
Russia  Ural Federal University
South Korea Woosong University
Finland  University of Vaasa
Canada  Alberta School of Business 
Bangladesh Chittagong Independent University

National Collaborations 

  • AIIMS Deoghar

IIM Ranchi vs Other Top B-Schools

IIM Ranchi has been consistently ranked in the top 30 colleges among all the B-Schools in the country. Below is a comparison of the Indian Institute of Management Ranchi with other top business schools in India.

Institute IIM Ranchi IIM Rohtak IIM Raipur
NIRF Ranking (2023) 24 12 11
Year of Establishment 2009 2009 2010
Campus Area 60 acres 200 acres 200 acres
Overall CAT Percentile Required (Minimum) 85% 95% 92%
Average Package Offered INR 16.17 LPA INR 18.73 LPA INR 21.04 LPA


IIM Ranchi offers dual degrees. 



Seat Intake 945 350 262

IIM Ranchi Highlights

Institution Type Public/Government
Total Faculty 102
Year of Establishment 2009
Genders Accepted Co-Ed
Total Area (In Acre) 90 Acres
Website http://www.iimranchi.ac.in
Accredited by NIRF

IIM Ranchi Rankings

Publisher Ranking & Year Criteria
#24 in 2023 MBA

IIM Ranchi Courses & Fees 2024

Course Average Fees Duration
MBA ₹16,10,000 2 Years
BBA -- 3 Years
PhD ₹6,00,000 3 Years
Executive MBA ₹12,50,000 1 Year

IIM Ranchi Courses and Fee Structure

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Courses offered by IIM Ranchi

MBA [Master of Business Administration]

Offline On Campus

Exams Accepted: CAT

₹ 16,10,000 (2 Years)

Exams Accepted: CAT

Executive MBA

Offline On Campus

₹ 12,50,000 (1 Year)

Exams Accepted by IIM Ranchi

IIM Ranchi FAQs

Where is the Indian Institute of Management Ranchi Located? 

Indian Institute of Management Ranchi is located at Suchana Bhawan, 5th Floor, Audrey House Campus, Meurs Road, Ranchi, Jharkhand, India. 

Is IIM Ranchi govt or private?

IIM Ranchi is an autonomous institution under the Ministry of Human Resources Development, Government of India.

What programs do the Indian Institute of Management Ranchi offer? 

Indian Institute of Management Ranch offers PG Diploma, Executive and Ph.D. programs.  

What is IIM Ranchi famous for?

IIM Ranchi is renowned for its HR course. The top recruiting companies are Ultratech and Media. Net, ICICI, Godrej, etc. The highest salary offered last year was about Rs 58 Lacs international and Rs 2800000 domestic while the average package for domestic was Rs 15.48 Lacs.

What is the cutoff for IIM Ranchi?

The qualifying cutoff for 2022-2024 batch is 93 percentile.

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