Admission FAQ's for PGDM (MBA Equivalent) 2020 - 2022 Batch - Institute of Health Management Research, Bangalore (IIHMR)

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Admission FAQ’s for PGDM (MBA Equivalent) 2020 – 2022 Batch

IIHMR Bangalore offers a two-year full-time PGDM(MBA Equivalent) with specializations in:
Hospital Management
Health Management
Health Information Technology
In the first year; students would study the common subjects related to hospital and health management. In the second-year, students would study the specialization subjects whichever they are opting for.

Any graduate can apply for this programme provided he or she has secured a minimum of 50% aggregate marks in their graduation and the student should have any one of the valid CAT, MAT, XAT, ATMA, GMAT or CMAT, KMAT, etc., entrance exam scores.

First, you need to apply for an PGDM(MBA Equivalent) either online or manually. Once we receive your application; we shall review and inform the shortlisted candidates to appear for GD / PI (Group Discussion / Personal Interview). Based on your performance in GD/PI; you will be offered admission. Once you get the scanned copy of your admission letter by email; then within 10 days you will have to pay your first installment fee and confirm your admission failing which your admission offer would stand canceled.

GD/PI is a process to test your communication skill and knowledge. Since IIHMR’s PGDM is a unique programme related to the hospital and health sector; the Institute wishes to know from you how passionate you are to enter, contribute and work in the hospital, health and health IT sector. You should express a strong reason why you want to join this PGDM programme.

We had and have students from both medical and non-medical backgrounds. Actually, this course PGDM (MBA equivalent) at IIHMR was fundamentally created to help fulfill the dreams of non-medical graduates who want to contribute and work in a hospital, health management and health IT sector. Later on, due to the popularity of the programme, medical graduates also started applying for this programme to work in the management of hospitals and healthcare organizations. The PGDM at IIHMR, Bangalore focuses on teaching management aspects. Hence, graduates from any background who want to work or contribute to the hospital and health sector can apply for this programme.

Yes, you can apply and avail of an educational loan for PGDM (MBA equivalent) from any of the leading banks across India. Since IIHMR – Bangalore is approved by AICTE, NBA, NABET, AIU, obtaining an educational loan for the PGDM programme is possible. Most of the banks would request for a set of from the Institute to support your loan application. Hence, IIHMR will provide you the relevant documents required for the educational loan once you paid your first installment fee and become a bonafide student of IIHMR, Bangalore.

IIHMR, Bangalore has an awesome placement track record. A majority of the students get placed in campus placements during their study of PGDM (MBA Equivalent). Many students get placed at the beginning of the 4th semester itself. IIHMR – Bangalore has active MOU’s with leading hospitals, healthcare organizations, health IT organizations, NGO’s, etc. for summer training, internships and campus placements across India and abroad also. The highest package in PGDM 2017 – 2019 Batch was 10 Lacs per annum. The average package was between 4 to 4.5 Lacs per Annum.

IIHMR, Bangalore was established in the year 2004 as the South campus of IIHMR Group of Institutions to cater to the needs of students as well as to provide trained personnel to Hospitals and Healthcare organizations. PGDM was introduced more than 25 years ago at IIHMR, Jaipur and due to the overwhelming response by students as well as recruiters, the same PGDM programme was replicated across all branches of IIHMR Group of Institutions. In the year 2010, IIHMR – Bangalore obtained AICTE approval (from MHRD) and from thereon IIHMR – Bangalore offers the 2 years’ full-time AICTE-approved PGDM. PGDM programme at IIHMR – Bangalore was awarded MBA equivalence in 2018 (AIU).

Students are advised to start applying from November 2019 to be eligible for 2020-22 intake. The last date to apply for 2020-22 Batch is June 25, 2020. We have an approved intake of 60 seats; out of which, 8 seats are reserved for defense personnel from the Indian Army. The course is scheduled to start from 1st week of July 2020.

IIHMR provides separate hostel facility for both boys and girls. The hostel rooms will be provided on a twin-sharing basis (2 persons in one room). The hostel will have standard facilities such as UPS (Power Backup), Wi-Fi, Security, Cot, Bed, Table, Chair, etc. Housekeeping services are available every day. Food will be provided as per the menu decided by the Hostel Committee. The fee would be approximately 10,000 per month payable as a package on an academic year basis (Refer Brochure for complete details).

The Institute provides transportation from Wipro gate No. 10 (Electronic City Phase 1 Bus Depot) to the Institute and back to Wipro Gate. Public transportation/buses from Wipro Gate connect to various areas of the City.

Students can choose their specialization before proceeding to summer training which is scheduled at the end of 1st year. By then, the student will be in a better position to understand and choose an appropriate specialization to go for after interacting with faculties, industry mentors, our alumni, etc.

Yes. Students can undergo the admission process and confirm their admission. IIHMR, Bangalore shall give provisional admission for such candidates. Students should submit all the required documents and mark sheets within two months of the commencement of the course.

IIHMR, Bangalore’s Admission Office will contact you via email or phone and update you about the status of your application. You can also call and check by dialing +91 96638 66011 about the status of your application.

For general queries and other information about the program, please contact us on e-mail: admissions@iihmrbangalore.edu.in; Mobile: +91 96638 66011 & Phone: 080-6113 3800.

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