IIT Kharagpur invites application for PGDBA course 2017
Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Kharagpur, Indian Institute of Management (IIM), Calcutta and Indian Statistical Institute (ISI), Calcutta jointly invites application to the Post Graduate Diploma in Business Analytics (PGDBA) course for the year 2017-19.
Candidates must hold a graduate/post-graduate degree with any of the following:
(i) 10+2+4: Minimum of 60% marks in the BS/BTech/BE or equivalent Level
(ii) 10+2+5: Minimum of 60% marks in the Integrated Masters or equivalent Level
(iii) 10+2+3+2: Minimum of 60% marks in the Masters Level
Candidates who are in their final year of Graduation/Post Graduation may also apply provided they can produce the relevant qualifying document by 31 May, 2017. There is a %% relaxation in marks for SC/ST/DA candidates.
Candidates need to apply online by paying a fees of Rs. 2000/- (1000/- in case of SC/ST/DA candidates) at the ISI admission portal for PGDBA through “State Bank Collect” website, application fees can also be paid through credit Card, Debit Card or Net Banking
Written Test (WT) and Personal Interview (PI): Written test will be held on 19 February, 2017.The written test will be conducted on:
- Verbal Ability:Reading & Comprehension; Grammar/correction of sentences
- Logical Reasoning: Logical connectives, Statements & Conclusions, Matching and sequences
- Data Interpretation & Data Visualization: Data driven questions (pie charts, graphs, trends)
The shortlisted candidates will have to appear for personal interview in the first week of March 2017. The final assessment will be done on the basis of performance in the written test, personal interview, work experience, and academic background.
Written test and Personal interview will be conducted in the following cities:
The course fees for the 2 year PGDBA program is Rs 16.20 lakhs that is to be paid in four equal installments at the end of each semester.
Online Application Process Begins: 29 November 2016
Payment of Application Fee begins: 01 December 2016
Last Date of Submission of Online Application: 10 January 2017
Last Date of Payment of Application Fee: 17 January 2017
Issue of Admit Cards (Online): 24 January2017
Date of Written Test: 19 February 2017
Announcement of Short-listed candidates & mailing of Call Letter (Email) for PI: 07 March 2017
Personal Interview for Short-listed Candidates: Last week of March 2017
Announcement of Final Offer on or before 17th April 2017
Closure of Admission Process: 14th June 2017
Commencement of PGDBA Program at IITK: 19th June 2017