IIMS Pune: Ranking, Courses, Fees, Admission, Placements

Harinitha Panneerselvam
Harinitha Panneerselvam

Updated on - May 8, 2023

Latest Updates for IIMS Pune

  • 01 March 2024 :

    MAT Admit Card 2024 for IBT 2 has been released on Mar 1, 2024. The exam is scheduled for Mar 3, 2024.

  • 31 January 2024 :

    XAT cut off 2024 for PGDM BM and HRM programs has been released.

  • 20 January 2024 :

    XAT 2024 result has been released on Jan 20, 2024, and it will be available till Mar 31, 2024.

IIMS Pune was established in 2005. IIMS Pune offers PGDM courses in several specializations, such as International Business, Supply Chain Management, Marketing, Finance, Human Resource Management, Business Analytics, and Retail. CAT/XAT/GMAT/CMAT/ATMA/CET/MAT valid scores are required in addition to having earned a Bachelor's degree in order to enrol in PGDM. IIMS Pune was awarded the Best Business School in Placements - Western Region in April 2022 by Trade & Media and My Brand Bette.

IIMS Pune is a premier b-school in Maharashtra and part of the Sai Balaji education society. Sai Balaji education society is a trust established by industry and academic experts to deliver the best possible global management education. Moulding the students into physically fit, mentally robust and professionally competent individuals is the main aim of IIMS, Pune. 

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IIMS Pune Quick Insights

The highlights of IIMS Pune like approvals, accreditations, and programs offered are mentioned below.

Year of Establishment 2005
Type of University Private
Approvals AICTE, MHRD Govt of India
Accreditations NAAC
Programs Offered Post Graduate Diploma in Management
Infrastructure Facilities Library, Hostel, Cafeteria, Labs, Classroom, etc
Location Pune, Maharashtra, India

IIMS Pune Admission Dates 2022

IIMS Pune offers admission to PGDM courses to students. The important dates related to the IIMS Pune admission are listed below.

Event Date
Last Date to Register for CAT 2022 September 21, 2022 
CAT Admit Card Release October 27, 2022
CAT Exam 2022 November 27, 2022
CAT 2022 Result Declaration First Week of January 2023

IIMS Pune Ranking

The International Institute of Management Studies was ranked and rated by various organizations. It also has received various awards.

  • IIMS, Pune has ranked 14th in the Times of India B School Survey in 2022.
  • The college was awarded the Best Business School in Placements Award by Navabharat Group, in August 2021.
  • IIMS, Pune was ranked 16th by the Times of India B School Survey in 2021.
  • The institute won the Top 10 most Prominent Institutes in Maharashtra by The Knowledge Review in 2019.
  • The Best Placements Award by Navabharat in 2019 was awarded to the college.
  • The institute won the Best Education Brands by The Economic Times, in 2019 and 2018.

IIMS Pune Courses

The following are the courses provided by IIMS Pune.

Course Duration Selection Criteria
PGDM 2 Years GMAT, CAT, XAT, ATMA, CMAT, MH-CET, MAT scores + bachelor’s degree 50 %

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IIMS Pune Fee Details

IIMS Pune offers various PGDM programs in different specializations. Here are some fee details for the various courses that IIMS Pune offers.

Course Total Tuition Fees
PGDM INR 7.92 Lakhs

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IIMS Pune Departments

IIMS Pune departments offer seven distinct specializations for their PGDM programs. The IIMS Pune offers the following list of faculties.

Business Analytics Finance
International Business Retail
Marketing Human Resource Management
Supply Chain Management

IIMS Pune Admission

IIMS Pune Admission 2023-25 is open. IIMS Pune admissions can be made online on the college's official website. IIMS, Pune admission procedure can also be done by visiting the college campus. The IIMS Pune offers PGDM programs in several specialisations, including supply chain management, human resource management, marketing, finance, business analytics, international business, and retail. Students will have to clear group discussions, and personal interview rounds as part of the selection process.

IIMS Pune Eligibility Criteria

Students have to satisfy eligibility standards proposed by the institution before applying for admission. Below are the basic eligibility requirements demanded by IIMS Pune for various courses.

PGDM Eligibility Criteria

  • Candidates must have completed three years of bachelor's degree in any discipline with a valid XAT/ CAT/ GMAT/ ATMA score.

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Why Choose IIMS Pune?

The college offers an industry-oriented curriculum for each course. The curriculum of all the courses is flexible, highly engaging, and innovative. They are designed to expose the students to sound knowledge of the basics and sharpen their skill sets.

IIMS Pune Academic Advantages

  • 45 Days Winter and 90 Days Summer Internship.
  • 200 + hours of live projects.
  • Excellent Placements since inception.
  • Global Alumni Network, Industry designed curriculum.
  • Highly qualified and accomplished faculty.
  • International immersion program to USA, Spain, Dubai and  Thailand.
  • Value-added certifications program in SAP, Business Analytics, Digital Marketing, Foreign Language, and Six Sigma.
  • Finishing School Program by International Trainers.
  • The college also conducts global immersion study trips, joint research, conference, workshop, conclave, faculty and student exchange program, cultural tours and educational tours.
  • International Institute of Management Studies conducts various sessions on personality development, communication and interpersonal skills, teamwork, leadership, and problem-solving skills.

IIMS Pune Cutoff

IIMS Pune cutoff 2022 has been released for the candidates applying for admission to the PGDM programme. For the PDGM selection, a valid score on any of the exams CAT, MAT, XAT, CMAT, XAT, ATMA, or MHT CET is considered. 

CAT Cutoff 2022 Data (expected)

Category Sectional Cutoff Overall Cutoff
General and Economically Weaker Section 70 80
Non-OBC and Transgender 65 75
SC 60 70
ST 50 60
ST with Disability 50 60

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IIMS Pune Result 

IIMS Pune result 2022 has been posted on the official website for XAT. Candidates will have access to their XAT scorecards via the official website. Candidates must download, print, and save the document for later use. The third or fourth week of January 2023 will see the release of the IIMS Pune result for 2023.

IIMS Pune Infrastructure

IIMS Pune provides state-of-the-art infrastructure facilities for its students. The IIMS Pune has a gym with trainers, a pool table, a football field, a basketball court, a library, a canteen, and other amenities. The hostel facilities, security, and staff at IIMS Pune are excellent, and the libraries throughout the campus have good book and magazine collections.

Some of the facilities offered by the college are as follows

  • Convenience Store
  • Labs
  • Cafeteria
  • Auditorium
  • Hostel
  • Library
  • Wifi Campus
  • Sport Complex
  • A/C Classrooms
  • Cultural Club

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IIMS Pune Scholarships

IIMS, Pune scholarship includes merit scholarships, which are offered based on the candidate's score in the scholarship test conducted by the college. The college also provides scholarships to the wards of the armed forces and ex-servicemen of the armed forces of India. IIMS provides a 5% to 8 % fee waiver for the wards of Defense Personnel.

Scholarships Description
Defence Quota Graduates with at least 50% will receive a scholarship for the children of active-duty military personnel and former service members. 5% to 10% of the tuition will be waived for selected students.

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IIMS Pune Placements

IIMS Pune Placements 2022 was held successfully. IIMS Pune provides placement opportunities to its students to provide industry-ready individuals to companies. The college conducts sessions like aptitude tests, group discussions and mock interviews. International Institute of Management Studies conducts various events, guest speaker panels, conferences, workshops and academic fairs. 

  • The highest package offered at IIMS Pune Placements 2021 was INR 26.10 LPA.
  • The average package offered at IIMS Pune Placements 2021 was INR 6.50 LPA.

IIMS Pune Top Recruiters

Various reputed companies visit the campus for placement drives are

Accenture Deloitte PWC
L'oreal  Flipkart Haldiram
Hawkins Britannia Byju's
Federal Bank South Indian Bank Parle
Mondelez Fujitsu FIS

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IIMS Pune Collaboration

IIMS Pune has signed (MOU) with many elite national universities.  They include the following.

National Collaborations

  • Indigo Paints
  • VTP Realty
  • Yes Bank

IIMS Pune Faculty

IIMS Pune has 25 faculty members. Students can contact the amazing faculty at IIMS Pune at any time. They are knowledgeable and skilled. The IIMS Pune faculty develops strong case studies of current market conditions and different industries so that students can understand them quickly. The IIMS Pune faculty members have accomplished professionals with advanced degrees in their fields. The faculty members hold various positions, including associate professor, professor, and assistant professor.

IIMS Pune Alumni

IIMS Pune alumni serve as current students' role models and the school's ambassadors. Top CEOs, CXOs, HR Directors, managers, and entrepreneurs have graduated from management programmes at IIMS Pune. These well-known IIMS Pune alumni lead many Indian and international companies. Here is a brief list of some of the distinguished IIMS Pune alumni who are doing their business school proud and serving as an inspiration to current management students.

Notable Alumni Profession
Kasturima Borah  Markets and Markets Research Pvt. LTD- Team Lead

Richa Singh

Service, Byjus

Shanu Kumar Mathur

 Sr. Tax Consultant, Deloitte

Aman Arora 

         Air charter Services- Private Charter Aviation Consultant

Anushka Singhal

US Tax Consultant- Deloitte

IIMS Pune Highlights

Institution Type Private
Total Faculty 25
Year of Establishment 2005
Website http://www.iimspune.edu.in/

IIMS Pune Rankings

Publisher Ranking & Year Criteria
#25 in 2021 MBA
#96 in 2021 MBA
#133 in 2019 MBA

Exams Accepted by IIMS Pune




Exam Date: Feb 25, 2024


Exam Date: Feb 18, 2024


Are scholarships offered by IIMS Pune?

Yes, for the class of 2022–24, IIMS Pune will provide 5%–8% of the scholarship for wards of defence forces & Ex-service men

How many courses are available at IIMS Pune?

PGDM and PGDM in Retail are both offered by IIMS Pune. Marketing, finance, human resources, supply management, operations, retail, and international business are just a few of the specialisations available in the PGDM programme.

Does IIMS Pune require an entrance exam for admission to its PGDM programmes?

Yes, IIMS Pune requires a valid score in any of the CAT/XAT/GMAT/CMAT/ATMA/CET/MAT entrance exams for admission to the institute.

Are there hostels available for students at IIMS Pune?

Yes, hostels are available for IIMS Pune students. There are four hostels for boys and girls at IIMS Pune with all the necessary facilities.

Who are IIMS Pune's top recruiters?

Kotak Mahindra Bank, Home First, Vivanta, Magic Bricks, Wipro, Yes Bank, and numerous other companies were among the top employers for IIMS Pune placements in 2021.

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Mausam Jha Batch 2019 BMC [Bachelor of Mass Communication]
Reviewed on Dec 16, 2017
5 Placements
4.5 Fees
5 Academics
5 Infrastructure
5 Campus

Placements & Internships : Hindi print media newspaper, Hindustan Electronic Media- Aaj Tak, ABP news, News 24, 120 regional channels come for the placements. Alumni network is good.

Entrance Exams & Admissions : The eligibility were as follows, Student should have passed

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Anurag Vasista Batch 2015 PGPM [Post Graduate Programme in Management]
Reviewed on Oct 10, 2015
5 Academics
2 Fees
4 Placements
4.5 Infrastructure

Placements & Internships : At IIMS Pune, we get internship opportunities at various MNCs and also most of our students get placed in MNCs. We also had a few placements in Mercedes-Benz, rak bank Dubai this year

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