Eligibility Criteria

The deadline for Round 1 applications is 31st August 2020. However, in view of the current pandemic, you will be allowed to submit your GRE/GMAT score till September 11, 2020. As announced we will start sending out interview calls from September 11 onwards. Please realize that we will not allow fresh applications and changes to your existing applications (except for updating GRE/GMAT scores) after August 31. In case your GRE/GMAT scores for Round 1 are not received before September 11, we will transfer your application to Round 2/ Round 3. Please note that delayed submission of GRE/GMAT scores will not be allowed for subsequent rounds (Round 2 and Round 3). Further, we have decided to accept online GRE/GMAT scores as an exception for this year's admissions only.

Following are the basic criteria for the PGPX Application: 

  • A Bachelor's Degree or equivalent in any discipline. (Minimum 15 years of study as per the education system in India i.e. 10 + 2 + 3 or 4 as the case may be.) 
  • Minimum Age of 25 years as on 31st March of the year in which the PGPX programme commences. (E.g. For PGPX 21-22 commencing in April 2021, the candidate should have completed 25 years of age by March 31, 2021, i.e. must be born on or before March 31, 1996.) There is no upper age limit.
  • A valid GMAT/GRE score (GMAT/GRE scores are valid for five years from the date to the application deadline date of the round in which candidate is applying. The earliest acceptable GMAT/GRE test date for the three rounds are - Round 1: September 1, 2015 Round 2: October 20, 2015 Round 3: January 5, 2016
    For this year as an exception GMAT/GRE taken at home is also valid for PGPX.
  • Minimum 4 years of full time work experience after completion of graduation as on March 31, 2021

To ensure that your scores are sent directly to IIMA, please select "Indian Institute of Management Ahmedabad - One Year Post-Graduate Programme in Management for Executives (PGPX)"as one of the five programmes to which the GMAT results have to be sent from the menu provided by GMAT before the start of the test.)

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