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ISB and IIMs – Application Process and deadlines

ISB and IIMs – Application Process and deadlines
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mba application process of indian business schools IIMs and ISB

Top Indian Business Schools like the Indian Institutes of Management (IIMs) and the Indian School of Business (ISB) accept GMAT scores for their executive MBA programs. ISB also accepts GMAT scores for its full-time MBA program.

In this article, take a look at the executive MBA Application deadlines of ISB and a few IIMs. The information has been taken from the respective college’s website. Take a look at this article, to know the deadlines of Business Schools outside India.

Indian School of Business (ISB) PGP (full-time)

ISB PGP Deadlines 2023 admissions

ISB PGP applicationRound-1Round-2Round-3
Application deadlineSeptember 04, 2022November 27, 2022January 29, 2023(tentative)
Interview timelines (tentative)October through November (Those shortlisted will be informed FIVE days prior to the interview date)October through February (Those shortlisted will be informed FIVE days prior to the interview date)January through March (Those shortlisted will be informed FIVE days prior to the interview date)
Final results (including those not shortlisted)November 2022February 2023March 2023
Acceptance due date15 days from offer date10 days from offer date5 days from offer date
Program fee payment dateMarch 9, 2023March 9, 2023March 9, 2023
Program commencement for PGP 2023-24April 1, 2023April 1, 2023April 1, 2023

ISB PGP Round 1 Interview Dates for 2023 intake

CityISB PGP Round 1 Interview Dates (2022)
October 8, October 9, October 22, October 23, November 6  
Mumbai            October 8, October 9
New DelhiOctober 15, October 16, October 30
Online  October 22, October 23  
BengaluruOctober 29, October 30
MohaliOctober 29  
ChennaiNovember 5, November 6
KolkataNovember 5, November 6  

Indian School of Business (ISB) Executive PGP (PGPMAX)

Round 1 DeadlineNovember 6, 2022₹10,000
Round 2 DeadlineMarch 19, 2023₹15,000

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Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad (IIM-A) PGPx-2023-24

IIM Ahmedabad application calendarRound-1Round-2Round-3
Application OpenJune 20, 2022Sept 5, 2022Nov 7, 2022
Application CloseAug 22, 2022Oct 28, 2022Dec 12, 2022
ShortlistAug 30, 2022Nov 9, 2022Dec 21, 2022
Essay submission Aug 30-Sept 4, 2022Nov 9-13, 2022Dec 21-28, 2022
Interviews over Zoom at various locationsSept 10-25, 2022Nov 19-Dec 4, 2022Jan 7-29, 2023
Offers and waitlistOct 17, 2022Dec 20, 2022Feb 15, 2023

Note : * All these dates are subject to change if required. Only those candidates who have been shortlisted will be intimated by e-mail, with all the relevant details.

Indian Institute of Management, Bangalore (IIM-B) EPGP

Application windowJan 21, 2022 to Aug 22, 2022 (5:00 p.m. IST)Aug 24 to Oct 10, 2022 (5:00 p.m. IST)Oct 12 2022 to Dec 2, 2022(5:00 p.m. IST)
Application feeRs.3,000Rs.3,000Rs. 5,000
InterviewsSep 10 & 11, 2022 (Sat/Sun)Oct 29 & 30, 2022 (Sat/Sun)Dec 17 & 18, 2022 (Sat/Sun)
Interviews CitiesBangalore/New Delhi/Mumbai/KolkataBangalore/New Delhi/Mumbai/KolkataBangalore/New Delhi/Mumbai/Kolkata
Offers & WaitlistSeptember 23, 2022November 11, 2022December 30, 2022

Indian Institute of Management, Calcutta (IIM-C) MBAEx

Application StagesRound 1Round 2Round 3
Commencement dateJune 30, 2022 – August 22, 2022Aug 23,2022-October 16, 2022Oct 17,2022 to Nov 30,2022
Application deadlineAugust 22, 2022October 16, 2022November 30, 2022
Announcement of shortlisted candidatesAugust 27, 2022October 22, 2022December 05, 2022
Interview of shortlisted candidatesSeptember 3-4, 2022November 5-6, 2022December 10-11, 2022

Above are the details of the application process of a few Top Indian Business Schools like IIMs and ISB.

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