Institute of Management Nirma University, Ahmedabad

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Institute of Management Nirma University

About University

Institute of Management, Nirma University is a business school in Ahmedabad which is a constituent Institution of the Nirma University, a statutory university established under the Gujarat Government Act, 2003 (amended in 2009). The University is recognised by the University Grants Commission (UGC) under Section 2(f) of the UGC Act.

Founded on the vision of Padmashri Dr Karsanbhai K Patel, the Institute of Management, Nirma University (IMNU), earlier known as Nirma Institute of Management came into existence in 1996. Embodying the principles of entrepreneurship, excellence and professionalism, it imparts top-class business education and has produced new generation leaders and managers over the years.

Institute of Management believes in serious academic pursuit and encourages original and innovative thinking with regard to national and internationally relevant ideas and policies through intellectually stimulating debates and discussions at all levels. The Institute has built its reputation with a dedicated goal of adding value to life and profession.

Programmes Offered


This is a two-year full-time residential programme, which follows trimester system. The first year consists of core courses and the second year consists of elective courses.


This is a two-year full-time residential programme and follows a trimester system. The Programme offers a unique learning experience based on an experiential model where almost 20% of the total curriculum is based on learning from the field.


A three-year bachelor’s degree (10+2+3) or equivalent in any discipline from a recognised university with at least 50% aggregate marks or equivalent CGPA.

Candidates appearing in the final year of the Bachelor’s Degree can also apply provided they furnish the proof of meeting the minimum eligibility criteria within 3 months of them joining the programme. They should have appeared in all the examinations of their graduation by the time of commencement of the programme. The candidates failing to meet the minimum eligibility criteria will be asked to withdraw from the programme. The tuition fee paid by such candidates will be forfeited unless such vacant seats are filled by other candidates. Details..

Application Procedure

Application and Entrance Test (Common Admission Test)

Entrance Test
Applicants are required to appear for the Common Admission Test [CAT] conducted by Indian Institutes of Management (IIMs). The CAT examination conducted at different centres all over the country likely to be held during the month of November [refer CAT Bulletin for further details at here]. The candidates aspiring for admissions at the Institute of Management, Nirma University are required to apply to the Institute separately. The Institute will receive the test scores from IIM for those candidates applied to the Institute. IIMs have no role either in the selection process or in the conduct of the programme.

Foreign students/NRI/Person of Indian origin/Gulf Countries and South East Asia candidates can be considered for admission on the basis of their GMAT scores also [not taken before July 2018].

However, the NRI sponsored candidates will be considered for admission only on the basis of CAT being held during the academic year. GMAT scores will not be considered for NRI sponsored categories.


Activity Dates
Link open for Online Application August 2021
Last date of Application [General Category] December, 2021
Short-listing for Selection Process January 2022
Selection Process February-March 2022
Release of Admission Offers March-April 2022
Commencement of the Programme 3rd Week of June 2022

Fee Structure

The details of fees deposits advance and other charges applicable to general category students admitted in the year 2019 are as follows:

Description Frequency First Year Second Year
Amount (Rs.) Amount (Rs.)
Tuition Fees* Per Annum 4,76,000/- 4,76,000/-
Student Activity Fee Per Annum 15000/- 15000/-
Examination fee Per Annum 11000/- 11000/-
Registration Fee One Time 1000/- ---
Eligibility Fees One Time 1000/- ---
Convocation Fees One Time --- 2500/-
Hostel Fee (non A/C) Per Annum 65000/- 65000/-
Alumni Fee One Time 3000/- ---
Advance for Electricity Per Annum 7000/- 7000/-
Placement Registration Fee One Time --- 7000/-
Refundable Security One Time 13000/- ---
Mess Charges** (approx.@Rs.4200/- pm for 10 months + Tax Per Annum (approx.) 44000/- (approx.) 44000/-
Books/Study Material Advance Per Annum 20000/- 20000/-
Laundry Charges Per Annum 4000/- 4000/-

* The Tuition fee for academic year 2020 -21 is under revision by the Fee Regulatory Committee, constituted by The Government of Gujarat. Hence, the fee mentioned here is provisional and subject to revision


  • 1. The Hostel fee and Mess fee are subject to revision in 2nd Year.
  • 2. The Tuition fee can be paid in two (equal) installments.
  • 3. Books/Study Material and Electricity will be charged on actual use basis. Other deposit & Library deposits will be refunded at the end of the programme.
  • 4. Cost of messing, books, reading material, handouts, printouts, medical insurance, electricity use in the hostel room, etc. will be charged separately on actual use basis.

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