Admissions Notification

PDM, the pioneering programme of DMI, aims at preparing Development Management professionals. Candidates who have successfully completed graduation in any discipline or are appearing for their final examinations for a graduate degree and fulfil the eligibility criteria as notified are encouraged to apply.

Eligibility to Apply

  • Candidates with a minimum of 50% marks or equivalent (45% for SC/ST candidates) in Graduation.
  • Candidates should have a valid score of CAT, XAT, GMAT, CMAT, MAT, ATMA.

Sponsored Candidate

Government, non-government, development organizations promoting sustainable livelihoods; corporate social responsibility units, member-based collective enterprises including cooperatives, producer organizations and social enterprises are encouraged to sponsor their current or prospective employees. Such candidates have to meet the eligibility criteria and apply for the PDM like other candidates but cannot avail of placement support.

Admission Process

  • Register for CAT/ XAT/ GMAT/ CMAT/ MAT/ ATMA for 2018 admissions.
  • Fill in the application form ONLINE on or before March 31, 2018.
  • *Neither IIMs nor any other institution has any role in selection process for admission or in the conduct of the PDM at DMI


    1CAT / XAT / GMAT / CMAT / MAT / ATMA Score50%
    2Group Exercises15%
    3Personal Interview15%
    4Work Experience05%
    5Academic Performance in X, XII, Graduation, Post-Graduation, Sports/ Extra-Curricular Activities, Academic Diversity and Gender Diversity15%
    *This is in line with AICTE guidelines