Indian Institute Of Management, Lucknow (IIM, Lucknow) had recently launched the 21st batch of one-year General Management Programme for Executives. The last date to apply for the same was 4th September 2021, and the selection process would be based on CAT 2021 results and shortlisting. Moreover, during the admission process, IIML will select students as per their set criteria. Further, there would also be Written Ability Test (WAT) and a personal interview (PI).

IIM, Lucknow, has been ranked at 4th position amongst the top 100 colleges in India by NIRF for the year 2020. In addition, it has been ranked 4th out of the top twenty-five colleges by Outlook ICARE for 2021. Even QS Global Rankings has named it amongst the top 200 colleges for the running year. Even news publication houses like Economic Times and Jagran Josh have ranked it in the top 10 colleges in the last two years.

At the institute, Post Graduate Programmes (PGP) include regular programs as well as executive-based. Under Post Graduate Programs, a student can study courses like PGP (Master of Business Administration), PGP-ABM (Master of Business Administration- Agribusiness Management), and PGP-SM (Master of Business Administration- Sustainable Management). Executive-based PGP programs include 'Post-graduation Programme' and 'International Business Management Programme'; both for working executives, are one-year programs available at Noida Campus.

Apart from the Post Graduate in Management courses, the Indian Institute of Management, Lucknow, also offers two Fellowship programs, namely FPM (Fellow Programme in Management) and EFPM (Executive Fellow Programme in Management). Furthermore, the university conducts many online-based short-duration programs on various topics such as Executive supply chain management.

IIM Lucknow Important Dates 

The Indian Institute of Management had announced 4th September 2021 as the last date for the application process but the university has not announced any other date such as entrance exam date, result date, counseling date, etc.

Event  Date
Last date of form filling 4th September, 2020
Entrance exam date To be notified
Availability of Admit card To be notified
Result declaration To be notified

IIM Lucknow PGP Admission Criteria 2022

IIM Lucknow 3 Post Graduate programs in the management stream. The programs available are Master of Business Administration (PGP), MBA - Agribusiness Management (PGP-ABM), and Post Graduate Programme In Sustainable Management (PGP-SM). All the PGP courses are two-year, residential, full-time programs.

IIM Lucknow PGP Eligibility

  • A Bachelor’s degree with at least 50% marks or equivalent CGPA for unreserved category. 
  • There is a relaxation of 5% for candidates belonging to reserved as well as persons with disabilities categories.
  • Candidates in the final year of a bachelor’s degree or equivalent course and are waiting for results, can apply. Such students need to submit a ‘Provisional Degree Certificate’ latest by June 30TH, 2022.
  • For PGP-ABM and PGP-SM, a minimum of 4 years of work experience is preferred. 

IIM Lucknow PGP Selection Criteria 

  • A list of selected candidates is made based on CAT/GMAT 2021 results.
  • The admission process commences which includes Written Ability Test (WAT) and personal interviews (PI). 
  • The qualifying examination certificate must be submitted by December 31st, 2022.

IIM Lucknow PGP for Executives Admission Criteria 2022 

IIM, Lucknow offers two management programs for executives and working professionals. These two programs are the Post-Graduate Programme in Management for Working Executives (PGPWE) and International Programme in Management for Executives (IPMX). 

PGPWE is a two-year program and IPMX is a one-year program offered by IIM Lucknow

IIM Lucknow PGP for Executives Eligibility 

  • A Bachelor’s degree with at least 50% marks or equivalent CGPA for unreserved category. There is a relaxation of 5% for candidates belonging to reserved as well as persons with disabilities categories.
  • Candidates, who are in the final year of a bachelor’s degree or equivalent course and are waiting for results, can apply. Such students need to submit a ‘Provisional Degree Certificate’ latest by June 30TH, 2022.
  • For getting admission to the PGPWE program, the candidate needs to have three years of work experience, whereas five working years are required for IPMX.

IIM Lucknow PGP for Executives Selection Criteria 

  • A list of selected candidates is made based on GMAT/CAT/ZAT/GRE/PGPWE entrance exam for PGPWE, and GMAT/GRE for IPMX.
  • The admission process commences which includes Written Ability Test (WAT) and personal interviews (PI). 

IIM Lucknow Fellowship Programmes Admission Criteria 2022

IIM Lucknow offers two Fellowship Programmes in Management (FPM) and Executive Fellow Programme in Management (EFPM) at the doctoral level. While the FPM program runs for two years, EFPM has a minimum and maximum year time span of two and seven years respectively. 

IIM Lucknow Fellowship Programmes Eligibility 

  • For FPM, a master’s degree with at least 55% marks or equivalent CGPA is required.
  • For EFPM, Master's/ PG Diploma degree of two years/ professional qualification (CA/ ICWA/ CS), or a BTech degree or equivalent four-year undergraduate degree with a minimum CGPA of 6.5
  • For both FPM and EFPM, candidates needs to have cleared either of GRE/ GMAT/ GATE/ UGC NET/ CSIR NET/ SRF (UGC/ CSIR/ ICAR)

IIM Lucknow Fellowship Programmes Selection Criteria

Doctoral candidates would be shortlisted based on their score in concerned entrance examinations, their past academic record as well as their performance in the personal interview round.

IIM Lucknow How To Apply for IIM Lucknow? 

For all the above-mentioned programs, candidates can apply by filling an online application form which is rolled out by the institution during the time of admission.

IIM Lucknow FAQs 

Ques: What is IIM, Lucknow known for?

Ans: IIM Lucknow is one of the leading management institutions that provide post-graduate diplomas, fellowships, and executive programs in management. India's Ministry of Human Resource Development has been acknowledged as an "Institution of Excellence." Moreover, IIM Lucknow also serves as the confidante institution for the recently established IIM Jammu, IIM Rohtak, and IIM Kashipur.

Ques: What is the fee of IIM Lucknow?

Ans: The total fee for a postgraduate program in sustainable management at the Indian Institute of Management, Lucknow is INR 19.25 Lacs. It includes the tuition fee of INR 19 Lacs. The students can get scholarships based on their academic performances or reservations.

Ques: What is the placement status at the Indian Institute of Management, Lucknow?

Ans: IIM, Lucknow is one of the pioneer management institutions in the country that have guaranteed cent percent placement with top-tier companies. The renowned organizations select a plethora of students both in summer internships and final placements from the institution.

Ques: How much percentile is necessary for the Indian Institute of Management, Lucknow?

Ans: The qualifying percentile required in CAT 2020 for the ‘Written Ability Test’ and a personal interview round of IIM Lucknow is 90 for unreserved category students. For NC-OBC candidates, it is 82 percentile while for SC candidates it is 70 percentile and for ST candidates, it is 65 percentile.

Ques: What is the admission process for online short programs for the year 2021-2022 at IIM, Lucknow?

Ans: IIM, Lucknow offers a wide variety of online programs in fields like supply chain management. To get admission in such online short programs at IIM, Lucknow for the session 2021-2022, candidates should download and fill the nomination form available at the IIM Lucknow website.