• Established In : 1996
    Affiliated To : Nirma University
    Website : www.imnu.ac.in
    Address : Sarkhej-Gandhinagar Highway, Post : Chandlodia, Via : Gota, Ahmedabad - 382 481. Gujarat, India. Ph : -91 - 02717 - 241900 to 04

Nirma University, which is also known as Institute of Management was established in the year 1996 by famous industrialist and philanthropist Dr. Karsanbhai .K. Patel. The striking feature of the school is that it has been consecutively ranked among top 20 business schools in India post 1990. In a short span of less than a decade, the Institute has emerged as an excellent business school.

The Institute offers the following programs :
Master of Business Administration (Full-Time).
Master of Business Administration (Part Time).
Master of Business Administration (Family Business and Entrepreneurship).
Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.).
Executive Diploma Program in Management.
Management Development Programs


NIRF Ranking 2020 - 
Management - 44


Eligibility :-

Applicants are required to appear for Common Admission Test [CAT 2012] conducted by Indian Institute of Management (IIM). The CAT examination will be conducted at different centres all over the country between October 11, 2012 and November 06, 2012 [refer CAT Bulletin for further details at www.catiim.in.] IMNU will receive the test scores from IIM for those candidates who have appeared in the CAT examination and have also applied to IMNU. IIM have no role either in the selection process or in the conduct of the programme.

Procedure :-

Foreign students / NRI / Person of Indian origin / Gulf Countries and South Est Asia candidates can be considered for admission on the basis of their GMAT scores also [taken not earlier than January 2012]. However NRI sponsored candidates will be considered for admission only on the basis of CAT scores. GMAT scores will not be considered for NRI sponsored categories.

Selection Process :-

Candidates shortlisted on the basis of their performance in different components of Common Admission Test will be called for Personal Interview and a Written Test (to test the written communication skill). The interview and the test will be conducted in Ahmedabad, Bangalore, Delhi and Kolkata. The candidates will be be finally selected for admission based on the candidates' performance in the CAT, Personal Interview, Written Communication Test, Academic Performance in X, XII and graduation.

The following weightage will be given for each component of the selection criteria :
Common Admission Test : 60%
Personal Interview : 20%
Written Communication Test: 10%
Academic Performance: 10%

An additional score up to 5 points will also be given for full-time relevant work experience in a professional organization.


Nirma University, Institute of Management is nestled on the outskirts of Ahmedabad city in Gujarat. The institute has good connectivity to nearby railway stations and airport. The Institute has highly qualified and experienced teachers with reputation in their areas of specialization. It has sufficient books and periodicals in the library and fleet of buses for transportation. The school also offers a separate hostel facility for boys and girls.

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The Institute helps the students explore placement opportunities by inviting companies for campus recruitment. The Institute has a well-organized Placement Cell, which is in constant touch with the industry. Some of the leading firms that participate in the institute’s placement program are Ashok Leyland, Bajaj Auto, Eicher Motors, TVS motor company, ICICI Prudential Life Insurance, SBI Life, Bharti AXA, IBM, Infosys and many more.


Sarkhej-Gandhinagar Highway,
Post : Chandlodia, Via : Gota,
Ahmedabad - 382 481.
Ph : -91 - 02717 - 241900 to 04