IIM Trichy Course Admissions 2023: Admission Dates, Fee, Eligibility & Selection ,Tiruchirappalli

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What's new at IIM Trichy?

  • CAT 2022 result has been announced on Dec 21.
  • Admissions 2023 of DPM and EDPM is open from Dec 1 and interested candidates can apply for the same through the official website.
  • The GATE 2023 exam will be conducted on Feb 4 and Feb 5 then again on Feb 11 and Feb 12, 2023.

The institute offers various postgraduate and doctoral programmes such as PGPM, PGPM-HR, E-PGP, FPM and E-FPM. PGPM is the flagship course offered by IIM Trichy. The highest, average and median CTC offered during IIM Trichy final placements 2019-21 was INR 30 LPA, INR 14.85 LPA and INR 14.6 LPA, respectively. Bosch, Cognizant, CRISIL, DELL and Deloitte were some of the top recruiters this year.

IIM Trichy Admission Dates 2023

All the important IIM Trichy event dates for MBA 2023 and the admission session 2022 are as follows:

PGPM & PGPM HR 2022-23 Academic Year 2023-24 Academic year (Upcoming)

CAT registration

4 Aug '21 to 22 Sept '21 03 Aug ‘22 to 21 Sep ‘22 

CAT form correction


23 Sep '22 to 26 Sep '22

CAT admit card available

27 Oct '21 to 28 Nov '21 27 Oct '22

CAT  exam

28 Nov '21 27 Nov '22

CAT 2022 answer key release

3 Jan '22 First week of December 2022

CAT results declaration

- 21 Dec '22

IIM Trichy Accepted Entrance Exams 2023

Find below the list of accepted entrance exam for the respective courses offered at IIM Trichy:

Course Name

Accepted Exams


IIM Trichy PG Admission 2023

At the PG level, IIM Trichy offers PGPM, PGPM-HR along with PGDBM (Chennai) programmes to the students. MBA or PGPM is the flagship course of IIM Trichy.

  • IIM Trichy PGPM and PGPM-HR admissions are offered via a valid score in the CAT exam, followed by a PI round
  • Admission to PGDBM is based on an entrance examination, conducted by IIM Trichy, followed by a PI round

For more details around the IIM Trichy MBA admission or for other PG courses, click the relevant links available below:

IIM Trichy PG Courses
IIM Trichy PGPM, PGPM-HR Admission IIM Trichy PGDBM Admission

IIM Trichy PhD Admission 2023

At the doctoral level, IIM Trichy offers DPM and EDPM programmes across seven specialisations each. More details are enlisted below:

  • IIM Trichy accepts  CATGMATGATEGREUGC-JRF as applicable and performance in PI round for offering admission to DPM programme
  • Candidates willing to seek EDPM admission at IIM Trichy must have qualified Research Aptitude Test (RAT) with a valid score. The final selection is based on entrance exam score, performance in PI round, past academic record, and relevant work experience.

Check out the PhD and EFPM admission process of IIM Trichy by clicking on the following link:

IIM Trichy Doctoral Courses
IIM Trichy DPM, EDPM Admission

IIM Trichy Application Process 2023

IIM Trichy has a different application process for each of the courses, including PGPM, PGPM-HR, DPM, EDPM and PGDBM. The details regarding the same are as follows:

For PGPM and PGPM-HR programmes:

The application process of IIM Trichy for PGPM and PGPM-HR takes place via CAT. Therefore, candidates need to visit the official website of CAT (www.iimcat.ac.in) to register themselves. For more details regarding CAT application process, refer to the below-given video:

For PGDBM programme:

Interested candidates willing to pursue PGDBM programme at IIM Trichy need to apply in the prescribed format through the application form available on the official website (www.iimtrichy.ac.in/pgpbm). A non-refundable application fee* has to be remitted to “IIMT Chennai Centre”, SB A/c. No. 50100011400101; IFSC Code: HDFC0002086 of HDFC Bank, Tiruverumbur Branch, Tiruchirappalli. The transaction reference number/ DD number has to be quoted in the application form in the relevant field. Candidates availing concessional application fees are required to attach a copy of the relevant caste certificate with their application.

For DPM and EDPM programmes:

Step 1: Candidates need to visit the official application portal of IIM Trichy (www.iimtrichy.ac.in/fpm-application-registration). On this page, candidates can register by furnishing personal details.

Step 2: Online application link is sent to the registered email ID. Activate the URL to open the application form. On the first page, fill in the remaining personal details.

Step 3:  In the next step, fill in all the academic details. Also, furnish details regarding qualifying entrance exam. Upload the mark sheets/ certificates in PDF format against each entry to validate the academic qualifications. Choose the area of specialisation based on preference.

Step 4: Add work experience along with details regarding monthly salary and tenure served. Upload work experience certificates in PDF format against each entry to validate work experience.

Step 5: Further, fill in details regarding major extra-curricular activities or hobbies. Also, write a crisp Statement of Purpose (SOP) based on research preference.

Step 6: In case, candidates possess any previous research experience, they can add all the details regarding the same in this step. Further, add two professional references.

Step 7: Approve the declaration and upload a recent passport-size photograph and signature in JPEG/ JPG format.

Step 8: Conclude the application process by making a payment of application fee* in online mode using credit card/ debit card/ net banking/ UPI.

*Application fee for respective courses is as follows:


Application fee


INR 2,200 (INR 1,100 for reserved category)

PGDBM INR 2,000 (INR 1,000 for SC/ ST/ DAP candidates) 


INR 500 (No fee for SC/ ST/ DAP candidates)

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IIM Trichy Admission FAQs

Q. What all courses does IIM Trichy offer?

A. IIM Truchyoffers PGPM, PGPM-HR, DPM, E-DPM and PGPBM (Chennai) programmes.

Q. How can a student get admission at IIM Trichy?

A. Admission to all the courses at IIM Trichy is based on either CAT percentile, performance in Personal Interview (PI) and Written Analysis Test (WAT) or other national/ international level entrance exams. Academic records are also taken into consideration.

Q. What is the minimum eligibility criteria to apply for the PGPM programme at IIM Trichy?

A. To apply to the PGPM programme at IIM Trichy, candidates must have a bachelor’s degree with at least 50% aggregate (45% in case SC/ ST/ PwD) along with a relevant CAT score.

Q. Can overseas candidates take admission in IIM Trichy?

A. Yes, overseas candidates can take admission at IIM Trichy.

Q. Do students need to pay any application fee for DPM and E-DPM courses at IIM Trichy?

A. General category students at IIM Trichy need to pay an application fee of INR 500. Reserved category students are exempted from the application fee.

Q. Does IIM Trichy offer any scholarship to the students?

A. Yes, IIM Trichy offers Central Sector Scholarship of top-class education for ST and ST students, Central Sector Scheme of Scholarship for top class education for students with disabilities, merit-cum-means scholarship for students belonging to minority communities and National Handicapped Finance and Development Corporation Scholarship Scheme to the students.

Q. How can I apply to IIM Trichy?

A. Students can apply online through the official website of IIM Trichy (www.iimtrichy.ac.in), select the programme of their choice, tap on 'Apply Now' and fill in the required academic and personal details. Further, they need to upload all the documents as required and pay the application fee.

Q. What is the total fee for the PGPM programme at IIM Trichy?

A. The total fee for the PGPM programme offered at IIM Trichy is INR 16.80 lakh.

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Shaurya Kumar Jha | Post Graduate Program in Management (PGPM) - Batch of 2023
Reviewed on 27 Sep 2021
Placements 4 Infrastructure 5 Faculty & Course Curriculum 5 Crowd & Campus Life 5 Value for Money 4
IIM Tiruchirappalli unofficial review.

Placements: The placement record of IIM Trichy is one of its the strongest assets. Every year, the institutes sees 100 per cent placement, and the average wage package offered was 14.8 LPA. 35 LPA was the biggest offer package available. Companies such as Deloitte, Godrej, HDFC, Birla, JP Morgan, Microsoft and others came to recruit on Campus.

Infrastructure: The campus of IIM Trichy is state of the art. The facilities on hand are first class. The library has all the materials and databases, and the classrooms are well-equ...

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Shubham Gupta | Post Graduate Program in Management (PGPM) - Batch of 2020
Reviewed on 14 Aug 2019
Placements 5 Infrastructure 4 Faculty & Course Curriculum 5 Crowd & Campus Life 4 Value for Money 5
It is one of the best B-schools in India.

Placements: One of the best things about IIM Trichy is its placement record. Every year the institute witnesses 100% placement, and there is a constant rise in the average salary package offered. The average salary package offered this year was 14 LPA. The highest salary package offered was 35 LPA. Companies like Deloitte, Godrej, HDFC, Birla, JP Morgan, Microsoft and many others visited the campus for placements.

Infrastructure: IIM Trichy has a state of art campus. The facilities provided are excellent. Classrooms are wel...

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Sumit Banerjee | Doctoral Programme in Management - Batch of 2021
Reviewed on 25 Apr 2018
Placements 5 Infrastructure 5 Faculty & Course Curriculum 5 Crowd & Campus Life 4 Value for Money 5
An Emerging Research Hub.

Placements: There's no placement per se for Fellows. The first Fellow has graduated from the Institute and received her fellowship just this year in 2018. As Fellows we receive a stipend of INR 30000 per month for the first two years and INR 36000 for the third and fourth year. Then there's a facility of Contingency Fund as well for various purpose that can be availed on need-to-need basis.

Infrastructure: The state-of-the-art campus boasts of a huge Learning Resource Centre and upcoming Finance and Behavioral Lab. The entire campus is Wi-Fi enabled and LAN connection is provided to each room in the hostels and each seat in the classroom. The Sports Complex is expected to be ready by June 2018 with facilities of pool, table tennis and swimming among others. AC is provided in all the rooms in the hostels which are allotted on single sharing basis. Fellows after completing their CQE are also allotte...

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Soujanya puvvalla | Post Graduate Program in Management (PGPM) - Batch of 2020
Reviewed on 9 Jul 2019
Placements 3 Infrastructure 3 Faculty & Course Curriculum 5 Crowd & Campus Life 3 Value for Money 4
Review of IIM Trichy - Indian Institute of Management Tiruchirappalli.

Placements: Placements here are mostly offered by startups. A couple of big brands do visit the campus and recruit. However, they are not the majority. Summer placements this time had brands like Dabur, Godrej, Deloitte, JPMC etc. Final placements just started with many companies floating competitions as well.

Infrastructure: This campus is relatively new, and it does provide many facilities such as the sports complex, swimming pool, academic blocks, hostels, etc. The learning centre is yet to be opened for usage, and the g...

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apurva sharma | Post Graduate Program in Management (PGPM) - Batch of 2020
Reviewed on 9 Jul 2019
Placements 4 Infrastructure 4 Faculty & Course Curriculum 5 Crowd & Campus Life 5 Value for Money 5
IIM Trichy, The Southernmost IIM.

Placements: Companies from different industries and different domains visit our campus. IIM Trichy is known as Finance college and coveted finance roles from industry leaders are offered to the students here. The highest compensation offered was INR 35.5 Lacs while the average annual compensation across all domains was INR 14.91 Lacs which was higher by 4.42% over the last year (2019 batch). There was a 34% jump in average stipend for the summer placements of 2020 batch.

Infrastructure: The permanent state-of-the-art campus is spread over 175 acres. It is one of the most modern campuses ever built. It will be the first among all the IIM's to have a 2MW solar power plant to manage its energy requirements. Harward style Horseshoe seating format is there in the classroom which is complemented by multiple types of capacities ranging from 250 to 50 seater arrangement. AC Single rooms are provided in hostels. Learning Resource Center is soon going to be operational to enhance the lea...

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