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What's new at IIM Kozhikode?

  • CAT form correction window is now live. Candidates can edit their image, signature and test city preference latest by Sep 26 till 5:00 pm.

  • The last date to apply for the IIMB test is Sep 19 for the exam on Sep 25. Additionally, the deadline to apply for the test on Dec 18 is Dec 12.
  • PGP-BL (Phase-III) application process has started on Sep 1 and the last date to apply is Nov 20.
  • The last date to apply for PhD in Management course is Jan 15, 2023.

IIT Kozhikode ranked no. 5 under the 'Management' category by the NIRF 2022 Rankings. The institute offers six academic programmes in the field of Management, with PGP being its flagship course. Besides this, it extends several executive programmes, including an Executive MBA for working professionals and Certificate courses. The mode of application at IIMK is online. Admission to all the programmes is entrance exam-based.

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IIM Kozhikode Admission Dates 2022

The key tentative dates related to IIM Kozhikode MBA 2023 are mentioned below:

PGP Events 2022-23 Academic Year Dates 2023-24 Academic Year Dates (Out)
CAT registration 4 Aug 21' to 22 Sept '21 3 Aug '22 - 21 Sep '22
CAT form correction window - 23 Sep '22 - 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 results declaration 3 Jan '22 First week of January 2023

More dates for admission to other courses offered by IIM Kozhikode are as follows:

PGP Finance & PGP LSM Events 2022 Schedule
Online application opens 23 Feb '22
Last date for submission of application 6 Mar '22
Shortlist for Interview 21 Mar '22 
Online interview commences 11 Apr '22 - 18 Apr '22
Declaration of results 1st week of June '22
Classes commencement 1st week of July '22
Course conclusion date March 2024
E-PGP Events 2022 Schedule
Online application start date 6 May '22
Last date to apply online 10 Aug '22
Date of E-MAT 3 Sep '22 to 24 Sep'22
Date of interview 3 Sep '22 to 25 Sep'22
Declaration of result 17 Oct '22
Last date for offer acceptance 17 Nov '22
Due date for first instalment payment 3 Dec '22
Registration date 5 Dec '22 to 12 Dec '22
Dates of first in-campus (2 batches) 5 Dec '22 to 17 Dec '22
Platform session start date Dec '22
PGP BL Events 2022 Schedule 
Application opens (Phase 1 to Phase 3) 22 May '22 to 1 Sep '22
Last Date for Submission of Application 30 Jun '22 to 20 Nov '22
Personal Interaction Jul '22 to Dec '22
Class Commence 1 Apr '23

The admission dates for the PhD course are as follows:

PhD Events 2023 Schedule
Last date to apply 15 Jan '23

IIM Kozhikode Accepted Entrance Exams

While merit is the basic eligibility for all the courses offered at IIM Kozhikode, admission at the institute is purely entrance exam-based. IIM Kozhikode accepts the scores of various national-level entrance exams for these courses or conducts an entrance exam at the institute-level. The table below mentions the courses offered at IIM Kozhikode along with the entrance exams accepted by the institute for admission: 

Course Name Accepted Entrance Exams
PGP- Finance/ Business Leadership (BL)/ LSM CAT/ GREGMAT
PhD in Management- Practice Track IIM Kozhikode Admission Test

IIM Kozhikode PG Admission 2022

At the PG level, IIMK offers a Post-graduate Programme (PGP) course in four specialisations. The duration of the programme is two years. It also offers Executive Post Graduate Certificate (EPGC) programmes in various disciplines of Management. To know more about the course-wise details, click on the links given below: 

IIM Kozhikode PG Courses 
IIM Kozhikode PGP Admission 2022 IIM Kozhikode EPGP Admission 2022

IIM Kozhikode Certificate Admission 2022

IIM Kozhikode offers an Executive Post Graduate Certificate (EPGC) programme in eight specialisations. Admission to the certificate course is entrance exam-based. To know the detailed course-wise admission criteria, click on the link given below:

IIM Kozhikode Certificate Course
IIM Kozhikode EPGC Admission 2022

IIM Kozhikode PhD Admission 2022

IIM Kozhikode offers a PhD programme in Management, also referred to as the Doctoral Programme in Management (DPM). The institute also offers a PhD- Practice Track programme in Management. To know more details of these programmes, click on the respective links given below: 

IIM Kozhikode PhD Admission 2022 IIM Kozhikode PhD (Practice Track) Admission 2022

IIM Kozhikode Application Process 2022

Candidates seeking admission at IIM Kozhikode must visit the official website and submit a duly filled application form along with the application fee*. However, they should have met the basic course-specific eligibility set by the institute. The mode of application at IIMK is online. The infographic below demonstrates the step-wise IIM Kozhikode application process: 

*Application fee for respective courses at IIMK is as follows:

Course Application Fee
PGP- BL INR 3,000
EPGC INR 2,000 + 18% GST applicable (as per 2021 notification)

INR 1,000 (INR 2,000 in case candidates opt for IIMB Test)

PhD in Management (Practice Track)

INR 1,500

Documents required:

The list of documents to be submitted at the time of application is given below:

  • Scanned copies of Class 10 & Class 12 certificates marksheets

  • Scanned copy of Bachelor degree certificate & marksheet

  • Scanned copy of Master's degree certificate & marksheet

  • Copy of relevant entrance examination scorecard

  • Category certificate

  • Research proposal (for PhD)

  • Passport-size photograph and signature

  • Government-issued photo identity proof (Passport/ Driving License/ PAN Card/ Aadhaar Card/ Voter's ID)

  • Work experience certificate (if applicable)

  • Mandatory Undertaking Format (for EPGC applicants)

IIM Kozhikode Cut off 2021

The following table mentions IIM Kozhikode qualifying cutoff 2021 across all sections and categories:


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IIM Kozhikode Admission FAQs 2022

Q. What is the mode of application at IIM Kozhikode?

A. The mode of application at IIM Kozhikode is online.

Q. How many courses does IIM Kozhikode offer?

A. IIM Kozhikode offers five regular academic programmes in Management, including PGP and PhD. Apart from this, the institute extends a range of executive programmes like PhD in Management- Pratice Track and EPGP.

Q. What is the eligibility for PGP admission at IIM Kozhikode?

A. Bachelor's degree in any discipline with at least 60% aggregate is the basic eligibility for the PGP programme at IIM Kozhikode. In absence of an UG degree, the institute accepts any professional qualification like CA/ICWA/CS with a minimum of 50% aggregate.

Q. What is the selection procedure for PGP admission at IIM Kozhikode?

A. The selection procedure for PGP admission at IIM Kozhikode comprises a valid CAT score, along with academic performance and personal interview.

Q. How many specialisations does IIM Kozhikode under the PhD programme?

A. IIM Kozhikode offers eight specialisations under the PhD programme, including Economics, Information Systems, and Marketing Management. 

Q. How much is the total fee for PGP at IIM Kozhikode?

A. The total fee for the PGP programme at IIM Kozhikode is INR 20.5 lakh. 

Q. Which entrance exams are accepted for PhD admission at IIM Kozhikode?

A. IIM Kozhikode accepts the scores of entrance exams like CAT, GMAT, GRE, UGC NET, CSIR NET, and GATE for PhD admission. Apart from this, the institute conducts the IIMB Test for candidates who have not appeared for any of these tests. 

Q. Is there any application fee at IIM Kozhikode?

A. Yes, candidates applying to various courses at IIM Kozhikode must pay an application fee. The application fee for PGP-BL, PhD, and PhD in Management (Parctice Track) is INR 3,000, INR 1,000, INR 1,500 respectively.

Q. What is the duration and total fee of Executive Certificate Programmes at IIM Kozhikode?

A. The duration of the Executive Certificate Programmes at IIM Kozhikode is one year, and the total fee is INR 3.10 lakh. Additionally, 18% tax is also applicable on the fee. 

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Bhanu Mahesh | Post Graduate Program in Management (PGPM) - Batch of 2021
Reviewed on 11 Oct 2019
Placements 5 Infrastructure 4 Faculty & Course Curriculum 5 Crowd & Campus Life 5 Value for Money 5
Absolutely satisfied, good placements, good infrastructure.

Placements: 1. 100 percent placements barring the people who opted out from process 2. The highest salary offered is 40 and average is 20 3. MBB and top banking firms along with giants like HUL and ITC 4. Consultant and IB profiles are considered to be best 5. 100 percent of students got internship from my course.

Infrastructure: Academic infrastructure is fairly decent however sports infra can be improved but the institute is working on improving these parameters. Mess quality is decent and canteen facility can be improve...

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Kundan Kumar | Post Graduate Program in Management (PGPM) - Batch of 2020
Reviewed on 17 Jul 2018
Placements 4 Infrastructure 4 Faculty & Course Curriculum 5 Crowd & Campus Life 5 Value for Money 5
My experience in Indian Institute of Management, Kozhikode.

Placements: I am a 1st-year student. So, I think this question is not applicable to me. Many companies visit the college, and it gives a feeling that placements will not be a problem. Even we had a conversation with the alumni of our college which gave us confidence. All the members here are very supportive. Even the placement committee members are very supportive. Currently, we are focusing on our studies. We have been told not to worry about the placements. We were asked to study hard to make ourselves re...

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Suraj Verma | Post Graduate Program in Management (PGPM) - Batch of 2020
Reviewed on 3 Apr 2019
Placements 5 Infrastructure 5 Faculty & Course Curriculum 5 Crowd & Campus Life 5 Value for Money 5
A college full of life and emotion.

Placements: There is 100% placement in the college with median salary being 18.5 Lacs per annum. Placement period was completed in record 6 days. Many reputed companies like BCG, JP Morgon, Deloitte, ITC etc. Visits our campus for placements. Yes, the college does provide internship for the students in many know companies. It has one of the most transparent placement reports. The placement cell are very good at their job. IIM has very good return on investment that is why it is worth studying here.

Infrastructure: It is a well planned and have all the modern facilities required by the students. It is situated among the green mountains which makes it a beautiful campus to study. AC's are installed in both classrooms and hostel rooms. Library is opened 24hrs and night canteen is always there for your late night cravings. Even the food quality is best that one can hope for. Apart from being clean and comfortable you get an excellent view from your hostel rooms. No, I have not faced any difficulties regarding...

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Swati Sachdeva | Post Graduate Program in Management (PGPM) - Batch of 2021
Reviewed on 30 Jul 2019
Placements 5 Infrastructure 5 Faculty & Course Curriculum 5 Crowd & Campus Life 5 Value for Money 5
Learning in the lap of nature.

Placements: 100% placement is guaranteed in IIM Kozhikode. Last year the placement got over within 4 days. Some of the top recruiters were Brain, BCG, McKinsey. It was the 1st time that these recruiters came to our college. The average package offered this year was 20.7 LPA with the highest domestic package being 40.5 lac.

Infrastructure: IIM KOZHIKODE is situated on the hilltop. It's amazing. It has the wonderful infrastructure, very cosy hostels and well-equipped classrooms. Everything is beautiful. The hostel is air-cond...

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Surajkumar Lal | Post Graduate Program in Management (PGPM) - Batch of 2020
Reviewed on 10 Oct 2019
Placements 5 Infrastructure 5 Faculty & Course Curriculum 5 Crowd & Campus Life 5 Value for Money 5
Best MBA institute- IIM KOZHIKODE.

Placements: There was 100% placement and an average salary of 14 LPA was offered. The top recruiting companies were McKinsey, BCG, Deloitte and Amazon. The roles offered were diverse, right from Sales to Consulting every role as a manager is available. The highest package was 53 LPA and the lowest was 10 LPA. 100% students were given internship in top companies of India.

Infrastructure: The facilities are world class. Entire campus is Wi-Fi enabled with lush greenery across the campus. The library is an iconic museum with w...

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What are my chances to get in top 6 IIMs if I score 97+ percentile in CAT? My scores: 10th-79%,12th-76% and UG-82.3%.


Sunit Chatterjee

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3 days ago

It depends if you are belong to OBC, SC and ST, you can easily get the admission. But if you are from general category, it is so much difficult to get into black IIM and new IIM. Baby IIM could be a possibility.


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I'm appearing for CAT'22 but the situation is that My final year exams will be over by Aug or Sept'23. Am I eligible for admission in IIM?


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3 weeks ago

You can sit in the CAT 2022 exam. You are eligible for admission in IIMs.


Which online course on HR analytics is better - XLRI by talent edge or IIMK by upgrade?


Harsh Rastogi

Beginner-Level 5

4 weeks ago

Xlri is definitely better as an institute. , placements or otherwise. But if u r insistent on getting an IIM tag, then go for iimk. Now where xlri stands, xlri is in the top 5 in every rankings.


What percentile should I aim for in CAT to get a call from IIMs and IITs? My scores: 10th-79%, 12th-76% and UG-82%.

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4 months ago

To get admitted into any IIMss or any Top MBA colleges in India, the minimum CAT 2022 cutoff is expected to be 90 percentile. Those who secured the 99+ percentile can apply to top Iims like IIM Bangalore, IIM Ahmedabad, IIM Lucknow, IIM Calcutta, and IIM Kozhikode. Hope it helps.


Scholar-Level 17

2 years ago

CAT score above 95 percentile. The best Iims, call students when they have their percentile above 90% or 95%. You have a good academic background so you just need to score your best in CAT rest there is a fair chance that you will get in.


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