IFIM Institutions, Bangalore Admission 2023: Eligibility, Application Process & Dates

Roumik Roy Roumik Roy | Sep 16, 2023
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Updated on - Sep 16, 2023

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Started as IFIM Business School in 1995, IFIM Institutions has been conferred with various recognitions time after time.  IFIM runs different institutions such as IFIM Business School, IFIM College, IFIM Distance Learning and IFIM Law School. The institute is located in Electronic City, one of India's largest industrial parks. IFIM Business School is promoted by the Dalal Street Investment Journal Group and is an AICTE approved institution with an ISO 9001:2008 certification. IFIM is accredited by Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB). IFIM is now among the elite 9 B schools in India to have AACSB accreditation.

IFIM Admission 2023

IFIM offers various UG, PG, and Doctoral programmes in the field of Commerce, Law, and Management, etc. Each of the Institutions under IFIM are well known for their Excellence in Education and the Infrastructure Facilities. Eligible students can apply online for various courses for IFIM admission 2023 by visiting the official website.

IFIM Admission Contents

Courses Offered by IFIM Institutions

The three Educational Institutions offers different courses to the students in terms of Law, Business, and Executive Educational Programmes. For example, one of the institute’s PGDM programmes has specialization in Marketing, Finance, International Business and Data Science

  • IFIM Business School offers 2 courses in the Management discipline: PGDM and Ph.D.
  • IFIM College offers six courses in management discipline: BBA, BCA, BA, B.Com, MBA, and M.com.
  • IFIM Law School offers two courses in Law discipline: BBA LLB and LLB.

IFIM Institutions Application Form 2023

Candidates can access the online application form-2023 from the official website of the University based on the desired course for admission into IFIM Institutions. The admission process for admission in IFIM, Bangalore is:

  1. The candidates have to fill the application form through online mode.
  2. The shortlisted candidates will then undergo counseling.
  3. If a candidate fulfills all the criteria he or she will get admission. 
  4. The candidates have to submit all the necessary documents as asked by the Institution. 
  5. The Candidates have to sit for IFIM Aptitude Test and Personal Interview.

Note: The admission fee for all programmes under the University will be based on IFIM fee structure.

Who can Apply for IFIM Admission?

  • Foreign Students
  • Non-Resident Indians (NRI)
  • NRI Sponsored Students
  • Students of Indian Origin

How to Apply?

Students have to follow a stepwise procedure so as to apply for admission to IFIM College. Check the complete procedure here:

  1. Visit the official website of the Institution.
  2. Click on the “Admission” tab on the home page.
  3. Click on the “Apply Now” tab for the desired course.
  4. Now register yourself by providing all the necessary details such as name, email id, phone number, etc.
  5. Upon successful registration, pay an application fee through Net Banking/Credit Card/Debit Card.
  6. Now start filling the form with correct details.
  7. Submit the application form when filled.

Mandatory Documents

Candidates have to keep the following self-attested scanned documents ready to upload with the application form:

  1. Photocopies of mark sheets and certificates.
  2. Passport-sized photograph.
  3. Aadhar Card / Passport / Driving License for proof of your identity and address.

Important Guidelines for Online Application

  • Candidates have to fill all fields marked with *.
    Candidates have to thoroughly fulfill the eligibility criteria before applying.
  •  When the candidate successfully completes the application process for admission, including the payment of application fees, an application will be displayed.
  • Candidates have to intimate the application number while communicating with the college.

Entrance Exams Accepted by IFIM

IFIM generally accepts students based on their Academic Performance and Personal Interview (PI). They consider:

  • CAT/XAT/MAT/GMAT score in shortlisting candidates for MBA
  • ILAT- IFIM Law Admission Test for LLB course.

IFIM MBA Admission 2023

MBA is one of the most preferred and popular in India as well as abroad. IFIM offers MBA with a vast variety of specializations under the IFIM College, which is one of the top MBA colleges in Bangalore. Studying MBA at IFIM gives a globally recognized certification, exposure to a multi-functional framework, experiential and interactive method of teachings, etc. 

IFIM MBA Eligibility

The MBA programme at IFIM, Bangalore is reserved to those having minimum marks in graduation. At the same time, candidates appearing in their last year or semester exams can also apply for the proposed programme. The selection process of IFIM MBA programme highly considers the applicant’s marks in the entrance examination. The admission process is based on CAT/XAT/MAT/GMAT score, Academic Record and Personal Interview (PI). Details regarding the admission criteria, eligibility are as follows.

Course Eligibility Admission Criteria
MBA Candidate must have a Bachelor’s Degree in any discipline with minimum 50% marks (45% for SC/ST candidates). Based on CAT/XAT/MAT/GMAT score, Academic Record and PI.

IFIM Admission Process

  • IFIM shortlist candidates based on the score in CAT/XAT/MAT/GMAT.
  • The shortlisted candidates are then invited for the PI round.
  • The final selection depends upon the above entrance exams, academic record, and performance in PI.
  • The college informs all the selected candidates through email.

IFIM UG Admission 2023

There are 4 UG courses in the IFIM college namely BBA, BCA, BA Journalism, and B.Com and 2 UG courses in IFIM Law School namely LLB and BBA-LLB(Integrated). Candidates can secure admission in all the UG courses on the basis of their academic records and PI.

IFIM UG Eligibility

The college shortlists candidates for UG Programmes on the basis of the academic record. After which the shortlisted candidates have to be present for PI round. Finally, IFIM selects applicants depending upon their past academic record and performance in PI. The selected candidates are intimated through email.

Course Eligibility Admission Criteria
BBA Candidates should have passed XII standard/PUC or equivalent thereto as prescribed by Bangalore University. Based on Academic Record and Personal Interview
BCA Candidate must pass 2 years PUC or equivalent examination in Science, Arts or Commerce stream with minimum 35% of marks or Candidate who has passed JODC or Diploma in Engineering with a minimum of 35% of aggregate marks in all semesters.
BA in Journalism Candidates should have passed XII standard/PUC or equivalent thereto as prescribed by Bangalore University.
B.Com Candidates must pass 2 years Pre-University examination of Karnataka State or equivalent or Candidates who have passed Diploma in Secretarial/ Commercial practice conducted by Board of Technical Examination, Karnataka may also be eligible for admission directly to the 2nd year of B.Com. degree or Candidates who have passed Diploma in Business Administration conducted by Directorate of Technical Education, Karnataka may also be eligible for admission directly to the 1st year of B.Com. degree.
LLB Have secured marks, which shall not be below 45% (44.5% and above shall be treated as 45% of total marks in case of general category applicants and 40% of total marks in case of SC and ST applicants. Based on the performance in IFIM's Law Admission Test (ILAT) and Essay Writing(30 mins) followed by a Personal Interview
BBA, LLB Candidate should have passed +2/PUC or equivalent with a minimum of 45% marks. 5% relaxation is given to SC/ST candidates. The study criteria should belong to 10/SSLC, +2/PUC pattern. The applicant who has passed the prescribed minimum qualification in single sitting examination without having basic qualification is not eligible for admission for 5 years BBA, LL.B. course and Be or be less than twenty years in case of general category of applicants and less than twenty-two years in the case of applicants from SC, ST and other backward communities as on 25th April 2019 and Must have qualified in any one of the entrance examinations, viz., CLAT, LSAT- India or ILAT (IFIM’s Law Admission Test) Short-listed candidates will be called for a personal interview. The final decision to admit a candidate will be based on the academic record and the performance in a personal interview.

IFIM PG Admission 2023

The institute offers M.Com and PGDM under the PG admission 2023. PGDM comes under IFIM Business School with specializations in the fields of Marketing, Human Resource Management, Operations, Finance, International Business, Banking, and Financial Services, Capital Markets and Digital Business, Entrepreneurship and Family Business, Business Analytics. The proposed course has concurrent pedagogy developed in association with industry experts. Details regarding M.Com, PGDM eligibility and admission criteria are as follows.

IFIM PG Eligibility

Candidates seeking admission to the Post Graduate Diploma in Management (PGDM) at IFIM Institutions must have passed graduation from a recognized University with the minimum required marks. However, 5% in marks percentile has been relaxed for SC, ST candidates. Marks obtained in national-level management entrance tests will also be considered for PGDM admission at IFIM Business School. For M.Com admission, an applicant must have passed graduation in BBA, B.Com (BBM) or equivalent from a notified University with the minimum required marks percentage. Candidates are shortlisted based on their academic performance and performance in the personal interview.

Course Eligibility Admission Criteria
M.Com Candidate must possess a graduate degree in BBA (BBM), B.Com or equivalent with at least 50% aggregate (45% for SC, ST candidates) from a recognized University Candidates are selected based on academic performance and performance in the personal interview
PGDM An applicant must have obtained at least 50% marks (45% for SC, ST category) in graduation from a recognized University Admissions are done based on marks secured in CAT, GMAT, XAT followed components such as work experience, academic track record, personal interview, group exercise, and innovative potential test.

IFIM Ph.D Admission 2023

The institute also offers a Doctoral programme in Management. The proposed course has been recognized by Visvesvaraya Technological University (VTU). The application form for Ph.D programme can be obtained from the official site of VTU. Along with the application form, an applicant has to prepare a write-up of his or her research topic and produce it during the discussion with the guide. The discussion will be held at IFIM, located in Phase I Electronic City.

IFIM Ph.D Eligibility 

Candidates must meet the basic requirements set up by Visvesvaraya Technological University for Ph.D admission. After submitting the application form through IFIM, the applicant has to attend Ph.D aptitude test conducted by VTU. Further details regarding Ph.D eligibility can be obtained from VTU regional centre at R.V Teacher’s college Jayanagar.

IFIM Admission Helpline

IFIM Contact Details
IFIM Business School IFIM Law School IFIM College
Phone Number 91-80-41432857 Phone Number 080-41432800/888 Phone Number 080-41432800/888
Email ID [email protected] Email ID [email protected] Email ID [email protected]

IFIM Admission FAQs

  • What are the different institutions under IFIM?
    - IFIM consists of different institutions such as IFIM Business School, IFIM College, IFIM Distance Learning and IFIM Law School.

  • What are the eligibility criteria for MBA admission at IFIM Institutions?
    - For MBA admission, an applicant must have passed graduation with a minimum 50% aggregate (45% for SC, ST category) in any discipline from a notified University. Candidates are shortlisted based on the marks obtained in CAT, MAT, XAT, GMAT followed by a personal interview.

  • Who all are eligible to apply for IFIM admissions?
    - Candidates who meet the proposed requirements are eligible to apply for different courses and institutions under IFIM. However, to be eligible for IFIM admission an applicant must fall under any of the given categories.

  1. Foreign Students
  2. Non-Resident Indians (NRI)
  3. NRI Sponsored Students
  4. Students of Indian Origin

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