IIM Ahmedabad-Top in Ecommerce Hirings 2014

Ecommerce companies accelerated the hiring ratio in top B- Schools in India. More than 6000 students graduated MBA this year in 2014 and the placement season was flooded with the major Ecommerce players in India. Coznizant, Flipkart, Amazon gave warm welcome to the students with handsome salaries.
The top Bschools in this hiring lists were IIM Ahmedabad, IIM Bangalore, IIM Calcutta, IIM Indore, IIM Kozhikode, IIM Shillong, XLRI
"One in five respondents indicated that they might consider a startup after gaining experience at their first job, and are open to the risk and challenge that come with working independently or on board an online/e-commerce set up. This is a trait seen largely in toppers from premier campuses, who aim to operate as young entrepreneurs in the near future," said Surjya Roy, director, Nielsen India.

New Management Development Programmes launched in IIM Ahmedabad

The academic session which is starting for 2014 - 2015 is having 11 new offers for MDP (Management Development Programmes) students.

From this session onward total of 77 open enrolment Management Development Programmes (MDPs) are being offered for 2014-15. Eleven new MDPs have been announced for the year 2014-15," the institute said in a statement here.
One of the new programmes on offer is 'Business Dispute Resolution: International and Domestic Arbitration', likely to be coordinated by Anurag K Agarwal.
'Doing Busines Abroad' and 'Family Business: Organisation, Strategies, Internationalisation and Succession' will be coordinated by Ajeet Mathur.
'Employee Engagement : A 3D Approach', 'Strategic Transformational Training Methodology' and 'Industrial Relations: Changes, Challenges and Responses' would be coordinated by Jerome Joseph.
'Business Turnaround and Organisational Transformation' and 'Managing People for Excellence in Healthcare' will be coordinated by Sunil Maheswari.
'Designing Systems for Developing Internal Talent' and 'Leadership Pipeline' would be coordinated by Biju Varkkey.
'Psychological Assessment and Psycho- Metrics' will be coordinated by Promila Agarwal and 'Enhancing Service Quality in Healthcare' by Rajeshkumar Chandwani.

IIM Fees for PGP & FPM 2013-15

Fellow Programme in Management programs in Indian Institute of Management offers the degree of doctorate.

IIMA’s doctoral programme small entering class provides close coordination and communication with the faculty members and the students can determine their own directions under the guidance of their thesis advisory committees.

No tuition fee is charged for Indian students.  Selected candidates will  get a monthly stipend of Rs.25,000/- per month for the first and second year, Rs. 27,000 per month after clearing the comprehensive exam and Rs. 30,000 per month after submission of the TAC approved thesis proposal.   Over and above this, a Contingency Allowance of  Rs. 25,000 per year (for five years) to cover research expenses, expenses on books, photocopying etc.  and reimbursement of internationational conference upto Rs. 1,75,000 are also available to all students.

However, the fee for overseas candidate is $ 20,500 for first year and $ 21,500 for the remaining years.

Post Graduate Program

The Fees and other charges payable by the PGP students of the 2013-2015 batch for their first academic year is approximately Rs.7,90,000/-. Laptop computer, personal expenses on boarding, travel, clothes and laundry are extra. The fees and other charges for the 2014-2016 batch will be based on the fees and other charges for the 2013-2015 batch, adjusted for inflation.