IIM Ahmedabad accepts GRE scores for ePGP programme
IIM Ahmedabad- Goods news from the Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad as it announced that it would be accepting all valid GRE scored since the last 5 years as authentic admission eligibility to enrol in its campus. However, there is a condition hooked on to it. Only GRE scores apart from the GMAT and CAT are deemed valid for admission into its E-mode Post Graduate Programme for the academic batch 2019 – 2021.
Further adding the sweetness, IIM, Ahmedabad also added that the candidates who had missed out the opportunity to take up their Common Admission Test 2018 can now participate in the GMAT/GRE this year. However, the validity stands only up to the March 31, 2019 exam. Candidates taking up and clearing the aforementioned exam would be eligible for the 2019 – 2021 batch application at IIM. Candidates shortlisted would then be called upon for a personal interview at the IIM-A campus or any city campus deemed fit by the institution.
In regards to the opportunity, the applications forms have already rolled out for the 2019 – 2021 E-post Graduate Programmes. Interested personnel are advised to operate quickly as the application window closes by March 31, 2019. The course, however, is scheduled to start from September 23, 2019
So what is the EPGP?
To help you understand, the EPGP is an exclusive IIM hybrid postgraduate programme with online lessons through various study centres, occasional classroom teaching at IIM-A campus with a mentored project to finish off the degree. This two-year programme is modelled exclusively for the convenience of working executives and professionals who would find comfort in balancing their work and advancement in their educational level.
More about the Programme
If you are wondering if this programme would do any good as much as the regular postgraduate programme, here are a few facts that could help you make a wise and progressive decision. Firstly, the course helps you progress with your academic stature without having to opt off your current job. Apart from that up, the Financial Times Master as ranked the exclusive program 21st as per its 2017 management ranking. As per the financial times, the IIM-A’s post-graduate programme for executives (PGPX) ranked the programme in the 19th place.
The postgraduate program in food and agri business, referred to as the PGP – FAM is ranked the first as per Eduniversal Masters Ranking 2018. The Ministry of Human Resources Development, Government of India has ranked IIM-A as the number 1 management institution as per the National Institutional Ranking Framework (NIRF)