FAQ’s For PGDM
2024 -2026 Batch

IIHMR Bangalore

FAQ’s

Why should I prefer IIHMR, Bangalore, over other colleges?

15 important reasons to select IIHMR Bangalore

What are the courses offered by IIHMR Bangalore?

IIHMR Bangalore offers a two-year full-time PGDM (MBA Equivalent) with specializations in:

  1. Hospital Management
  2. Health Management
  3. Health Information Technology Management
  4. Pharmaceutical Management

While pursuing Two-Years full-time PGDM Course, the students will study the common subjects related to Management and Healthcare in the first year. In the second year, the students will go through the subjects of the opted specialization.

What is the admission procedure?

Eligibility Criteria

Admission Process

Step 1

Check the Eligibility Criteria.

Step 2

Step 3

Submit filled application form through online/email/post.

Step 4

Shortlisted applicants will be called for Group Discussion (GD) & Personal Interview (PI).

Step 5

Final selection will be based on the GD/PI performance and evaluation scorecard.

Step 6

Submission of fee and completion of admission process.

What kind of preparation do I need to make for the Group Discussion/ Personal Interview?

GD/PI is a process to assess candidate’s communication skills and knowledge on the contemporary health issues. The candidate should be able to express his / her interest & motivation in choosing the PGDM Programme. Since IIHMR Bangalore offers PGDM in Hospital Management/Health Management /Health IT Management/ Pharmaceutical Management which are unique specialization programmes related to the Hospital and Health sector, the institute tries to ascertain the passion and zeal of a candidate, his ability to learn and explore the different vistas in the field of Hospital, Health, Health IT and Pharmaceutical Management.

 

I am not from a medical background; will this course help me?

The PGDM Programme is designed for all types of students (graduates from any stream). This Programme is ideal for both medical & non-medical students who want to work in Health, Hospital, Health IT and Pharmaceutical sectors. The programme’s focus is on management of health and related sectors. The non-medical students are brought to the level where they can perform health management functions well.

Will I be eligible for an educational loan for PGDM (MBA Equivalent) Programme?

Yes, you can apply and avail of the educational loan for PGDM (MBA equivalent) from any leading banks across India. IIHMR Bangalore’s Post Graduate Program is approved by AICTE, NBA, and accorded MBA equivalency from AIU. All nationalised and private banks are giving educational loan for this programme. You are required to submit requisite documents to avail the educational loan. IIHMR will provide you the relevant documents required for the same after first installment of fee submission.

Is there any scholarship available?
The scholarship is available for meritorious students. Details mentioned below:

Eligibility Criteria

The scholarship would be provided as a fee waiver in the 3rd installment fee payable for the PGDM course.
 
What is the Placement Record at IIHMR?

IIHMR Bangalore holds an excellent track record of exceptional placements in the Healthcare Industry – Hospitals, Public Health organisations, NGOs, TPAs, Health IT, and Consultancy Organizations. The institute has a Placement & Training Cell that comprising faculty and student representatives who actively engages students’ competencies to align with industry requirements.

The Placement & Training Cell is responsible for Pre-placement support, including Industry expert interaction, career mapping, counselling, soft-skills training, mock group discussion, mock personnel interviews, logical reasoning, and case study analysis. The cell organises on-campus/off-campus interviews, tele interviews, etc., in a planned manner. Refer to Prospectus for Recruiters details.

Since when is the PGDM Programme being offered at IIHMR, Bangalore?

IIHMR Bangalore is the South Campus of the Institute of Health Management Research (IIHMR), Jaipur, and was established in 2004. In 2010, the Institute attained AICTE approval for its Post Graduate Management Program (Hospital and Health Management) – a flagship programme in which Academics, Research and Training create a distinctive edge for developing Professionals for the Hospital and Healthcare Industry.

Which is the Last date to apply for the 2024-2026 Batch?

The last date to apply for 2024-26 batch admission will be updated soon. Please contact Mrs. Joyce Jaison at 9663866011 for more details. The maximum intake of the PGDM Programme is 120, out of which eight seats are reserved for serving personnel from the Indian Army.

Does the Institute provide a hostel facility?

The Institute has a well-furnished hostel facility for both men and women separately with Wi-Fi, a mess facility, 24*7 security, housekeeping, drinking water, a washing machine, and a common lobby cum recreation room (TV, Carrom, Chess). The cafeteria on the campus is a well-equipped, modern & hygienic kitchen with a large dining area and separate student & staff dining areas.

Can Final Year students or students await their final year results apply for the PGDM (MBA Equivalent) Programme?

Yes, students can complete the admission formalities and submit the required documents and marksheets within two months of the commencement of the course. Provisional admission will be given to the students till they submit the marksheet.

How can I check the status of my application?

The Admission Team from IIHMR Bangalore will connect with the candidate and update the application status. The candidate can contact the Institute’s team at +91-96638 66011 for the current admission status.

What is the difference between PGDM/PGDHM and an MBA degree?

The Post Graduate Program at IIHMR, Bangalore, has been evaluated by the Association of Indian Universities (AIU) and accorded MBA equivalency. There is no difference between PGDM and a Master’s Program.

For Admission Enquiries

please contact Mrs. Joyce Jaison on 9663866011 , admissions@iihmrbangalore.edu.in

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