Frequently Asked Questions


Q. IILM is under which group?

A. IILM comes under Anil Kulwant Rai Group.

Q. When was IILM established?

A. IILM was established in 1993.

Q. Please provide details about IILM Graduate School of Management History and other Campuses.

A. IILM Graduate School of Management runs AICTE approved courses & has

  • 20 years of Academic Excellence, Quality Research and Industry Interface.
  • Consistently rated as category A Business School by AIMA-IMRB Survey.
  • Academic collaboration with prominent universities of U.S. and U.K.
  • A strong Alumni base of 1800 students serving various Business sectors.
  • Placements are at Indian/Multinational organization.

IILM has other Campuses in Lodhi Road (Delhi), Gurgaon, Lucknow, Jaipur and College of Management Studies in Greater Noida.

Q.Is NIILM / IILM Business School also yours?

A: The Rai Foundation Group (whose website lists the name of it Chairman and Founder as Mr. Vinay Rai) has promoted a new institute which is named 'IILM Business School' (www.iilm.edu.in). This institute is in no way connected with us or affiliated with us in any manner. This is to caution the public and student community that we would not be responsible in any way for the activities / courses of the said IILM Business School.

Q. Are the two colleges of IILM in Greater Noida different?

A. IILM has two different campuses in Greater Noida i. e. College of Management Studies and Graduate School of Management, but both the colleges come under one group of Anil Kulwant Rai.

Q. What are the different courses offered in IILM Graduate School of Management?

A. The different courses at IILM Graduate School of Management, Greater Noida are:

  • PGDM (180 Seats)
  • PGDM (Financial Services) (60 Seats)
  • PGDM (International Business) (60 Seats)
  • PGDM(Marketing)(60 Seats)

PGDM is equivalent to MBA as approved by AIU & all programmes are AICTE approved.

Q. What is the Fee Structure for different Programmes?

A. The fee structure for the different programmes is as follows:

  • PGDM – 8.10 Lakhs (includes first year hostel facility)
  • PGDM (Financial Services), PGDM (Marketing Management), PGDM (International Business) – 6.3 Lakhs

We offer scholarships to the meritorious students. For further information please visit the college website (www.iilmgsm.ac.in)

Q. What are the approvals/Recognitions for all courses?

A. PGDM is approved by AICTE and AIU (certification equivalent to MBA Degree) PGDM (Financial Services), PGDM (Marketing Management), PGDM (International Business) are 2 Year Full Time AICTE Approved Programmes.

Q. What is the Eligibility Criteria for PGDM Programmes?

A. The eligibility Criteria is:

  • AICTE/UGC recognized Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in any discipline.
  • Those appearing in the final year of Bachelor’s degree examination in 2012 can also apply.

Q. What is the selection Procedure?

A. Admissions to PGDM Programme are based on performance in CAT 2010 and subsequent GDPI.

Admissions to PGDM (Financial Services), PGDM (Marketing Management), PGDM (International Business) are based on performance in CAT/MAT/XAT and subsequent GDPI.

Q. Are the forms separate for different PGDM Programmes?

A. NO, there is one common form for the programmes offered at IILM Graduate School of Management.

Q. From when the session would commence?

A. The session would commence in the month of June.

Q. From where can the application form be acquired?

A. The application form can be procured from the following methods:

  • Admission Office, Greater Noida
  • Downloaded from our website (www.iilmgsm.ac.in, *registeration required)
  • From various Channel Partners in various cities

Q. What is the cost of the application form?

A. The cost of the application form is Rs. 1200/- only.

Q. Does the college have some tie-ups with any bank for Loan Facility?

A. Being AICTE approved college; any nationalized bank would be able to provide the loan. The college also has a tie-up with HDFC Bank.

Q. Does IILM Graduate School of Management offer Scholarship facility?

A. IILM Graduate School of Management offers Scholarship on Merit cum Means Basis. For further information please visit the college website (www.iilmgsm.ac.in)

Q. What is the Fee Refund Policy for IILM Graduate School of Management?

A. IILM Graduate School of Management has the following AICTE Norms for refunds:

Request Received before date of start of session, entire fee less Rs. 1000/- Handling charge.

Q. What are the different rounds of selection process for Admissions?

A. There are two rounds for selection i.e. Group Discussion and Personal Interview.

Q. How important is work experience for selection?

A. Work Experience is important because it is given weightage during selection procedure.

Q. What are the different parameters for selection of a candidate and their weightage?

A. The different parameters and their weightage are as follows:

  • XIIth – 10%
  • Graduation Stream – 5 %
  • Graduation Percentage – 15 %
  • Work Exp. – 10 %
  • CAT/MAT/XAT – 30 %
  • Group Discussion – 10 %
  • Personal Interview – 20%

Q. What are the documents required at the time of Interview?

A. The documents needed at the time of Interview:

  • Xth Mark Sheet
  • XIIth Mark Sheet
  • Graduation Mark Sheet
  • CAT/MAT/XAT score card.

Q. What kind of questions can be expected during an interview?

A. Questions could range from Personal to Academic Oriented, work experience related, general reasoning and logical reasoning questions. Students are generally interviewed on answers written in their application form.

Q. Does IILM have any Management quota or any other Quota?

A. NO, IILM does not have any such Quota System.

Q. Do you provide 100% placement?

A. IILM Graduate School of Management provides 100% Placement Assistance for life

Q. What Placement Service does IILM have?

A. IILM attracts some of the best recruiters from India and Abroad. A team of dedicated and trained professionals provides career counseling and domain expertise and a separate team is responsible for building and maintaining relationships with recruiters. The placement process commences with a series of pre-placement talks (PPT) by the job posting and preliminary selection process by recruiters. The placement process starts in the month of October and continues till the end of the course.

Q. Is there any preference during placement?

A. All students are given final & summer placement opportunities based on their specialization & sector wise preferences.

Q. Is there any Dress Code followed?

A. Students have to be in Formals.

Q. What about the hostel accommodation?

A. IILM Graduate School of Management has separate in campus hostels for both Boys and Girls.

Q. Is there any transport facility for Delhi/NCR Students?

A. IILM Graduate School of Management has its own buses for Delhi/NCR students which picks & drops at Botanical Garden Metro Station (Noida Sector 37).

Q. What are the different centers in India for GDPI for admission to batch 2011-13.

A. The different centers for GDPI for Batch 2011-2013 are Assam, Andhra Pradesh, Bihar, Chhattisgarh, Chandigarh, Delhi, Gujarat, Haryana, Jharkhand, Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra, Orissa, Punjab, Rajasthan, Uttar Pradesh and West Bengal.

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