What is the last date of submission of the Application Form for IPMX 2018-2019?


The application to the International Program in Management for Executives (IPMX) will open from July 15, 2017. The last date of receiving the completed Application Form is October 31, 2017 by 5:30 PM by hand.

What documents need to be submitted along with the Application Form?

The documents that need to be submitted along with the Application Form are:

  • A recent passport-sized photograph
  • A copy of the candidate’s GMAT score card
  • Copies of Secondary School Certificate (SSC), Higher Secondary Certificate (HSC), Bachelor’s Degree Mark Sheet/Transcript
  • Experience certificates(s) from the candidate’s previous/current employer(s) (specific dates of joining and leaving the organization(s) need to be mentioned) OR Pay slips (First and Last) (Date of joining should be indicated)
  • Contact details for two recommenders who will receive the links for submitting Letters of Recommendation
  • SC/ST/NC-OBC Certificate, if applicable
  • If you are a person with disability, then the relevant Disability Certificate


IIM Lucknow strongly encourages applications from candidates from socially backward communities (SC, ST, NC-OBC), as well as Persons with Disabilities.

In all matters relating to the admission process, the decision of the Indian Institute of Management Lucknow is final and binding on the applicant. No correspondence will be entertained from the applicant regarding his/her non-selection. IIM Lucknow reserves the right to change, modify or adopt any new admissions process that it deems necessary at any point. Note: There is no application fee for applying to the programme. Online submission of the Application Form will not be accepted if the hard copy of the Application Form is submitted.

I have my own company. How can I choose my recommender?

You may ask a client, supplier or professional colleague with whom you have had a professional relationship, to be your recommender.

Should the letters of recommendation be sent with my Application Form?

Online Application

: When applying online, you will need to provide the contact details of the recommenders. The suggested recommenders will receive an e-mail requesting them to submit the recommendation letters directly to the admissions office.

Offline Application

: When sending the hard copy of the Application Form, two recommendation letters must be sent in sealed envelopes with each recommender’s signature across the seal on each envelope.

Is there an upper age limit for applying to the program?

No, there is no upper age limit for applying to the program.

Is GMAT compulsory?

Yes, GMAT is compulsory. We do not accept any other tests scores.

What is the minimum acceptable GMAT score?

We do not specify a minimum GMAT score. The GMAT score is one of the criteria for evaluating a candidate. Some other criteria of evaluation include personal interview, professional experience, and leadership role, among many others.

What are the total numbers of seat available for IPMX 2017-2018?

The total number of seats is 70 (Seventy).

Should I submit my GMAT score card with the Application Form?

You need to submit the GMAT score card along with the Application Form. You should also inform GMAC. The code for IIM Lucknow is J39-VT-55.

When will I know if I have been finally selected for IPMX (2018-2019)?

In case you have been selected we will inform you by email/post (preferably email) by the second week of December 2017.


In case I receive an admissions offer, and I am unable to join the Program, is the admission offer open to me for the next batch?

No. You will have to re-apply.

Candidates from what kinds of organizations join the IPMX?

IPMX students represent a diverse group of participants

  • Successful candidates include those who have worked in the private sector, public sector, government departments, and NGOs (among others), and represent various professions including medicine, architecture, engineering, defence, civil service and entrepreneurship
  • Past and current students have academic training in various disciplines including science, commerce and the humanities

Are there any seats reserved for company sponsored candidates?


What are the selection criteria?

The eligibility criteria for joining the programme are:

  1. A Bachelor’s degree in any discipline or an equivalent academic pursuit (i.e., 10+2+3), with a minimum of 50% marks or equivalent CGPA
  2. GMAT score for the test taken between November 01, 2012 and October 31, 2017
  3. A minimum of 5 years of full-time post-qualification (i.e., after graduation) professional work experience as on March 31, 2018

A personal interview will be conducted.

We are looking for candidates who have intellectual curiosity, leadership potential and the determination to succeed, should apply.

If shortlisted, would I have to come to IIML Noida Campus for the interview?

Interviews will be held in major metro cities depending on the number of applications received from specific regions.


What degree/diploma is offered on the completion of the course?

A Post Graduate Diploma in Management for Executives is offered on the completion of the course.

What specialisation does the course offer?

IPMX has a general management focus. However, you have a choice of electives from which you could develop deeper understanding of the various academic areas.

What is the overseas module?

One full term of immersive experience at one of our partner business schools in Europe/ East Asia adds to the content of the program. The International Module is designed to enhance cross-cultural experience and broaden understanding of global management challenges. The international component comprises academic courses, workshops, industry visits and interactions with industry leaders.

Out of the four terms: one term will be held at an international business school, one term will be held at the IIM Lucknow Campus, and two terms will be held at the IIML Noida Campus.

Does the Institute offer placement services?

The Corporate Resource Centre of the Institute facilitates in providing placement services for non-sponsored students.

Noida provides great opportunities for interactions with leading practitioners in the industry, policy makers and thought leaders from private and public organizations, MNCs and industry bodies. Some of the key industry partners include Deloitte, L&T, Ford, Google, Ericsson India Pvt Ltd, Mu Sigma, Flipkart, TCS, IDEA Cellular, Myntra, HCL, ICICI Bank, Daimler India, Apollo Hospitals, Escorts, GE India, Genpact, Goldman Sachs, IBM India Pvt. Ltd., Sapient Nitro, Accenture, Dell, Godrej, Hewlett-Packard India, HSBC, Infosys, Wipro Limited, KPMG, SAP Labs, Tata Motors, Zee News, Snapdeal, among many others.

Will I get placement even if I am currently in a senior position with over 15 years of experience?

The institute will provide career services to candidates across all age-groups, and will enable candidates to network for career development and opportunities.


What kind of accommodation does the Institute provide?

Students have the option to choose from: a) Family accommodation; b) Single room (attached bathroom); c) Single room (non-attached bathroom).

Family accommodation/Single room (attached bathroom) would be provided subject to availability.  Rooms are furnished and have adequate storage facilities as well as Wi-Fi network.

Is there a provision for family accommodation?

We have limited family accommodation available, and that will be provided subject to availability.

What facilities are available on campus?

The IIML Noida Campus is located on 20-acres of land in Sector 62, NOIDA. The Campus has a state-of-the-art library, computer centre, classroom block, hostels, Wi-Fi network, and facilities for indoor and outdoor games. The Campus is in close proximity to commercial complexes, corporate offices, markets and is accessible to the NCR (National Capital Region) area.


What is the total cost of the Programme?

The fee for International Programme in Management for Executives (IPMX) is INR 24,50,000 which includes tuition, cost of course material, library, computer facilities, career counseling, student activities and mess charges, excluding accommodation charges at the IIML-NC, plus refundable caution money INR 30,000.

The fee also includes the cost of academic inputs, travel, visa and stay during the International Module. Expenses for boarding and other incidentals like local transport, internet, telephone, stationery, among others, during the International Module, is to be borne by the student.

All fees, once paid, are non-refundable.

Additionally, GST is applicable as per the norms of the Government of India.

Is there any bank loan facility for IPMX?

The State Bank of India has provided education loan facility to our past as well as current IPMX batches. IIML does not process any education loan facility directly or indirectly through any bank. The loan application process is between the candidate and the bank. The Institute plays no role either on behalf of the bank, or on behalf of the student.

For further information please contact

Administrative Officer, Admission Office IPMX,
Indian Institute of Management Lucknow
Noida Campus,

B-1, Sector-62, Institutional Area,
Noida 201 307, (UP) INDIA

Phone : +91-120-6678481 +91-120- 6678507
Email : admission_nc@iiml.ac.in