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FAQ on the Admission Process for EPGP at Kochi [425.46kB]  

Duration of the Program: 2 Years

* Evening Batch
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday & Friday
Time: 7:00 PM to 9:45 PM

* Week-end Batch
Saturday: 4:00 PM to 9:45 PM
Sunday: 9:00 AM to 3:30 PM

Who can apply/Eligibility

a) A Bachelor's Degree* or its equivalent in any discipline with minimum 50%** aggregate mark or equivalent CGPA

b) 3 Years of managerial/ entrepreneurial/ professional experience*** after successful completion of graduation as on 13th October 2018.

*Bachelor's degree awarded by any of the Universities incorporated by an act of the central or state legislature in India or other educational institutions established by an act of Parliament or declared to be deemed as a University under Section 3 of the UGC Act, 1956 (https://www.ugc.ac.in/oldpdf/Consolidated list of All Universities.pdf ) or possess an equivalent qualification recognized by the Ministry of HRD, Government of India. The percentage of marks obtained by the candidate in the bachelor's degree would be calculated based on the practice followed by the university/institution from where the candidate has obtained the degree. In case the candidates are awarded grades/CGPA instead of marks, the conversion of grades/CGPA to percentage of marks would be based on the procedure certified by the university/ institution from where they have obtained the bachelor's degree. In case the university/ institution does not have any scheme for converting CGPA into equivalent marks, the equivalence would be established by dividing the candidate's CGPA by the maximum possible CGPA and multiplying the result with 100.

**Subject to relaxation based on category
***Work experience before completion of graduation will not be considered for calculating total work experience.Internship/articleship for courses such as CA/CS/ICWAI will not be considered as experience.

IIM Kozhikode follows the Government of India reservation policy for admission to Central Educational Institutions. Candidates seeking relaxation in the aggregate marks in graduation are required to submit necessary supporting documents along with application form.

The minimum eligibility criteria adopted by IIM Kozhikode in the admissions for the Executive Post Graduate Programme in Management (Two Year) at Kochi Campus is given below

Category Degree (Min Aggregate Marks)
General 50 %
OBC (NC) 50 %
SC 40 %
ST 40 %
PwD 40 %

Admission & Selection

Eligibility of the candidates to apply for the programme is ascertained based on the information provided in the application form & supporting documents submitted. All eligible candidates are required to undergo the selection process, which consists of a written entrance test (EMAT) followed by personal interview. A candidate can seek to qualify for the interview by attending any of the following examinations: CAT / GMAT / EMAT

Candidates with valid CAT score^ (Minimum 75 percentile) or GMAT score^ (Minimum 650 Score) will be directly considered for the interview. Such candidates are not required to attend EMAT. ^ Score obtained should not be older than 1 year from the date of EMAT-2018 (i.e. 13th October 2018).

All eligible candidates are required to produce the original academic & experience records for verification mentioned in the Annexure-I on the date of Personal Interview.

Normally EMAT & Interview will be conducted on the same day and candidates will be called for EMAT/Interview on any one of the two days scheduled (13th, 14th October 2018). Candidates are required to ensure their availability for attending the EMAT/Interview on both the days. Candidates who do not attend the EMAT/Interview as per schedule communicated will not be considered for further selection process.

EMAT (Executive Management Aptitude Test)

EMAT would assess the logical reasoning, numerical and verbal ability of candidates, necessary for successful completion of the programme. The objective of the screening test is to filter the entry of candidates to the EPGP programme offered by IIMK in order to ensure the required standards by assessing the capabilities of the applicants in an objective manner. The test will be designed and evaluated by IIMK.

The contents of the test will be questions on testing logical reasoning in addition to questions for testing numerical, data interpretation and verbal skills of the candidates. The test will be of one- hour duration consisting 40 questions. There will be three separate sections on (i) Quantitative Ability (ii) Data Interpretation & Logical reasoning and (iii) Verbal ability.

(**) Please see the detailed Admission Notification for more details


Candidates are advised to go through the programme details, eligibility criteria & instructions to fill the application form in detail before registering online.

  • Register online with basic information. On successful registration, candidate will receive the application number in the registered email id.
  • Please log in to the application portal using the application number, email & password generated during the registration and complete the application fee payment.
  • After successful payment of application fee, candidate can fill the application & required to submit online within 7 days after the payment.
  • Please take the print out of the application form and retain with the candidate.
  • Please bring the one set of duly filled/signed application form on the 13th of October 2018 (date allotted for EMAT exam & interview) along with all original academic records, experience records provided in the application form and one set of self attested copy of all the documents. List of original documents and attested copies required is specified in the Annexure-I.

Note: Do not dispatch the application form & supporting documents to IIMK.

Contact Us

Manager - Kochi Campus,
Indian Institute of Management Kozhikode,
IIMK Kochi Campus,
First Floor, Software Development Block Athulya IT Complex, Infopark
Kakkanad, Kochi - 682 030
Phone: 0484-2415280, 0484-2415274

For information please contact:

Help Desk - 0484-2415280, 0484-2415274 admissionskochi@iimk.ac.in
Mr. Anu Francis John - 09544523479, anufrancisjohn@iimk.ac.in
Bhupesh - 09388234545, bhupesh_k@iimk.ac.in

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