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New Delhi Institute of Management (NDIM)

by Tanaya Ahirrao 24 April 11, 2024

The New Delhi Institute of Management (NDIM)Ā provides a well-respected PGDM programme. It gives students the abilities and knowledge required to thrive in the cutthroat business environment. The students who study at NDIM say that the institute has a very good network. All the guest faculty who visit the institute, belong to the big corporates. Unquestionably, they give great insights about the industry which helps students during their placements.

If you are considering NDIM for pursuing your PGDM, then you are at the right place. We will discuss the complete admission process. This will also include the eligibility criteria as well as the scholarships and financial aid offered in detail.

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NDIM Admissions 2024

The admission process is divided into two phases:

  • Firstly, students must submit the online application form to NDIM and theĀ application feeĀ isĀ Rs. 1,000.Ā 
  • Candidates are invited to participate in NDIM's group discussion and in-person interviews. The interviews are conducted in both modes, online and offline in various cities.

The following factors are considered for the selection in the final round:

  • Your academics, that is, your marks in 10th, 12th, and graduation are also considered during the selection process.
  • Scores from entrance exams (State Common Entrance Exams, CAT, XAT, CMAT, MAT, ATMA, GMAT).
  • Your performance during the rounds of personal interview (PI) and group discussion (GD).
  • Moreover, your accomplishments in athletics, extracurricular activities, employment history, etc. can prove to be a positive point in your profile for selection.

Thereafter, decisions for final selection are made based on the following factors mentioned in the eligibility criteria.

Although having a solid academic background is important, applying to NDIM involves more than merely receiving high grades. Thus, to improve your application, consider the following advice:

  • Entrance Exams: Doing well in entrance examinations such as the CAT, XAT, etc. is crucial. Think about signing up for a thorough preparation course from a reputable coaching center like Cracku. To help you master these examinations, Cracku provides a well-structured curriculum, excellent study resources, and knowledgeable teachers.
  • Group Discussion and Personal Interviews: Develop your interpersonal, communication, and critical thinking abilities to excel in GDs and PIs. To overcome anxiousness and present yourself confidently, practice with simulated GDs and PIs.

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NDIMĀ Eligibility 2024

So, having said that how tough is it to get into NDIM? Let's see.

  • Firstly, to be eligible for NDIM's PGDM, you need at least 50% marks in your graduation. You can graduate in any discipline from a recognized university by the UGC/AIU.
  • The minimum marks in graduation is 45% for reserved category students.
  • Students in the final year of graduation can also apply.
  • Secondly, you need to appear for any one of the entrance exams accepted by NDIM. The details of these exams are given in the previous section. For CAT, you must target for a score above 60 percentile. If you opt for MAT, then anything above 75 percentile will be good enough for you to qualify for the next rounds.
Application process
Graduation marks50% (general category) and 45% (reserved category)
Appear for any one ofCAT, XAT, MAT, ATMA, IPU CET, GMAT, CMAT

Scholarships and Financial AidĀ 

It is NDIM's custom to support its students' academic, extracurricular, and social accomplishments. A financial aid programme is available via NDIM to assist students in covering a portion of their educational costs. Under this category, NDIM awards scholarships to deserving students who demonstrate outstanding performance in a particular area or remarkable extracurricular activities. The goal of the scholarship programme is to align financial aid with one or more of the college's strategic initiatives.

The Scholarship is awarded in a variety of categories, including:

  • Superior academic performance
  • Overall outstanding involvement in extracurricular activities
  • Proves abilities as a leader
  • Scholarships for Students in Need
  • Scholarships for Students with Multiple Talents
  • Scholarship for Intense Engagement in NSS, CGI, CCC, and CSR Activities
  • Corporate Interface & Placement Cell Activities Scholarship
  • Financial Assistance for Cultural Pursuits
Categories for Scholarships
Academic excellence
Scholarship for Cultural Activities
Scholarship for Corporate Interface & Placement Cell Activities
Scholarship for Active Participation in CSR,NSS, NCC & CGI Activities
Scholarship to Multi Talented Students
Scholarship for Needy Students
Leadership skills
Overall exemplary performance in extra-curricular activities

17 students from the Batch of 2020-21 received a scholarship of Rs. 9,89,750/- under the Merit cum Means Linked Financial Assistance Scheme of Govt. of NCT of Delhi. Following is the list of currently offered scholarships:

  • Kotak Kanya Scholarship 2022
  • Hana Scholarship for the Academic Year 2022-23
  • Top Class College Education Scheme for OBC,EBC, DNT 22-23
  • Post Merit Scholarship for SC,ST,OBC 22-23
  • State Funded Schemes for minority students for the academic year 2022-23

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What is the eligibility criteria for NDIM admission?

50% marks in graduation for general category and 45% marks for reserved category students is the minimum requirement to be eligible for the course. Further, a percentile of more then the accepted cut-off in any one of the accepted entrance is required for GDPI round.

Is NDIM good for MBA?

NDIM is a great college to pursue your PGDM considering the great industry-linked network and connections offered by the institute to its students.

What is the process for admission at NDIM?

The admission process for NDIM's PGDM includes filling out an online application form, followed by clearing the cut-off in any accepted entrance, and final round of group discussion and personal interview.

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