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Institute for Financial Management and Research, IFMR, Chennai

Institute for Financial Management and Research, IFMR, Chennai
24, Kothari Road, Nungambakkam
Chennai, Tamil Nadu
Phone-No: 91 44 2830340028303400
Fax: 91 44 28279208
Email: Website:
About College:

The Institute for Financial Management and Research is a not-for-profit research based academic institution with a history of 43 years of Training and Research. It has run programs in the past in collaboration with British Open University and Michigan Business School. IFMR has a unique combination made up of: A Business School offering a 2 year full-time 'Postgraduate Diploma in Management' program recognized by AICTE and, recognized by the Association of Indian Universities as equivalent to an MBA

Course Name:

Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) [Finance, Economics, Management]



(i)       Master’s degree or equivalent PG Diploma in a relevant discipline, and a Bachelor’s degree with consistent first class


Five-Year integrated Master’s degree/Dual degree or equivalent in a relevant discipline with consistent first class


ACA / FCA / AICWAI / ACSI qualifications of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India, Institute of Cost & Works Accountants of India and Institute of Company Secretaries of India provided the candidates have secured

i)          one of the above qualifications after a lapse of at least 2 years after obtaining a university UG degree from any recognized university

ii)         First class in the aggregate in the qualifying degree examination


·         For candidates applying to the disciplines of HR & OB, Strategy, IT & Systems and Operations, at least 2 years of work experience is mandatory.

·         For the disciplines of Economics & Finance, candidates with at least 2 years of work experience will be given preference.

How to Apply:

Download the PhD Application 2018 at the college website. Filled in applications, along with copies of mark sheets of all the examinations, degree certificates and other credentials should be sent to:

The Registrar
5655, Central Express Way, Sector 24
Sricity, AP – 517 646.
Mobile: +91 9383573814

Entrance Examination: A written examination will be followed up by viva-voce. Short listed candidates will be required to appear for a selection test (basic calculus (integral as well as differential), statistics and probability theory) and interview to be held at the Institute’s campus in Chennai.

Closing Date:

Last Date for Application: 25th June, 2018

Notification of Shortlist: 09th July, 2018

Preliminary Written Examination: Fourth week of July, 2018


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Anna University, AU, Chennai

Anna University, AU, Chennai

Anna University, Sardar Patel, Road 

Chennai, Tamil Nadu 
Phone-No: 044-22351445 Fax: 044-22350397 
Email: Website: 

About College:

Anna University was established on 4th September 1978 as a unitary type of University. It offers higher education in Engineering, Technology and allied Sciences relevant to the current and projected needs of the society. Besides promoting research and disseminating knowledge gained there from, it fosters cooperation between the academic and industrial communities. The University was formed by bringing together and integrating two well-known technical institutions in the city of Madras.

Course Name:

B. E. / B. Tech. 4 years (For Tamil Nadu Candidates only)

B. E. (Sandwich) 5 years (For Tamil Nadu Candidates only)


For General

·         Candidates satisfying the eligibility conditions given below as on the last date of submission of application are eligible to apply. Passing the qualifying exam after the last date of submission of application shall not be considered


·         Tamil Nadu candidates who have passed VIII, IX, X, XI and XII Std. in Tamil Nadu are eligible to apply

·         Children of Central Govt. Employees may also apply for admission, irrespective of their native, provided their parents or guardians (only if both parents are not alive) have been serving in Tamil Nadu continuously for the past five years at the time of submission of application, which should be supported by enclosing a certificate from the employer of the parent or guardian, to that effect

·         Sons and daughters of All India Service Tamil Nadu cadre Officers otherwise not native of Tamil Nadu are eligible

·         Children of Employees in Public Sector or Govt. Recognised Institutions who at the time of submission of application for admission employed in Tamil Nadu continuously for the past five years may also apply irrespective of their domicile

·         A certificate from the employer has to be enclosed along with the application stating that the person is a Permanent Employee of the Firm or Institution concerned with evidence like Income Tax return, PF Slips, etc. and is working in Tamil Nadu continuously for the past FIVE YEARS

·         Tamil Nadu native candidates who have passed any of the VIII, IX, X, XI and XII Std. or their equivalent exam from schools situated outside Tamil Nadu can also apply

Eligibility & Qualifying Examinations

·         A pass in the HSC (Academic) or its equivalent with a minimum average percentage in Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry put together as given below:

·         General Category: 50%

·         BC (including Backward Class Muslim): 45%

·         MBC & DNC: 40%

·         SC/SCA/ST: 40%

Vocational Subject

·         A pass in any one of the HSC (Vocational Subject) as given below with any one of the Engineering related subjects namely Mathematics, Physics or Chemistry with a minimum average percentage put together as given below:

·         General Category: 50%

·         BC (including Backward Class Muslim): 45%

·         MBC & DNC: 40%

·         SC/SCA/ST: 40%

Other Requirements

·         Maximum age limit 25 years

·         Minimum Height 157 cm

·         Minimum Weight 48 kg

·         Normal Colour vision

Before selecting the course, the candidates shall ensure that they are medically fit for the course

Selection Procedure

Admission to General Category

The selection of candidates will be based on the marks obtained in the prescribed subjects reduced to 200 (Mathematics - 100, Physics + Chemistry - 100) in the qualifying exam

Normalisation of Marks and Inter-se Merit

·         As per Tamil Nadu the marks obtained by the students in the relevant subjects in the qualifying exam conducted by various Boards or Authority shall be equated with the marks obtained by the students in the same subjects in the qualifying exam conducted by the State Board of Tamil Nadu by adopting the method of normalization

·         If the highest mark secured by the student of State Board of Tamil Nadu in Physics is 100 and the highest mark secured by a student of any other Board in the same subject are 90 both the highest marks will be considered to be equal to 100

·         If a student of the other Board secures 60 marks in Physics when the first mark in Physics in the same Board is 90, 60 marks will be considered to be equal to 66.66 marks

·         In the case of candidates who have qualified from National Boards such as CBSE, ISCE etc. the highest mark obtained in the relevant subject by the candidates at the National Level alone will be taken into consideration for normalization

·         A merit list will be prepared based on the total mark of 200

·         The overall rank and Community wise rank lists will be published in Anna University website. Separate announcement will not be given in Newspapers.

Admission of Vocational Stream Candidates

·         100 seats in Category I and 4% of seats surrendered in Category II have been set apart vide G.O. (Ms.) No. 290 HE (J2) Dept. dt.: 21st Aug. 2007 for the HSC (vocational stream) candidates

·         The academic marks in the prescribed subjects will be reduced to 200 (Related subject 100 marks, vocational subject including theory and practical 100 marks)

Admission to Sandwich Courses

·         Sandwich courses in Mechanical Engineering, Electrical and Electronics Engineering and Production Engineering are offered at PSG College of Technology under self-financing scheme; the duration of the course is 5 years; it comprises of practical training in the mornings and class work in the evenings

How to apply:

·         Candidates can register through Internet from anywhere by logging on to the official TNEA Web portals or

·         The procedure for Registration is available in the web portal

·         Candidates have to submit the online application either in person or by post along with photocopies of Mark Sheet(s), Proof of Age and copies of all other relevant certificates to the Secretary, TNEA, Anna University, Chennai-600025 on or before the last date

·         Candidates can pay the registration fee either through online payment mode or by a demand draft

·         Candidates allotted during counselling will be given the provisional allotment order and a receipt for Rs.5000/- (or Rs.1000/- in the case of SC/SCA/ST candidates belonging to Tamilnadu

Guidelines for Registration and Filling of Online Application

·         Read the Information and Instructions to Candidates carefully before filling the application form. Use a valid and functional (separate) e-mail ID/Mobile number for Registration of each candidate.

·         Mode of Payment is only through Payment Gateway (Internet Banking/Credit card/ATM-cum-Debit Card)

·         In addition, to the Registration Fee of Rs.500/ or Rs.250/-(for ST/SC/SCA Candidates belonging to Tamil Nadu) the applicant has to pay applicable Bank charges (Payment Gateway)

·         After filling in all the essential details required in the Online Application; you can either select, 'SAVE AND LOGOUT' or 'SAVE AND PREVIEW'. The 'SAVE AND LOGOUT' option allows you to modify the entered data. Once you select the 'PRINT' option, you cannot modify the entered details

·         Review the details entered in the Application before pressing 'PRINT' button and make corrections if required

·         Your Application number will be generated, and the number will be printed in the application. Note down the application number for future reference

·         Download the filled-in application generated in the online system and keep it for your future correspondences.

·         All Demand Drafts should be drawn in favour of "The Secretary, Tamil Nadu Engineering Admissions" payable at Chennai, drawn on any Nationalised Bank dated on or after last date; candidates are instructed to write the name and address on the reverse side of the Demand Draft

·         For further details, visit Anna University, Chennai website or Contact: 044-2235, 8265 & 2235

Closing Date:

Commencement of Registration of Online Application 03rd May 2018

Last Date for Registration and Filling of Application 30th May 2018



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Great Lakes Institute of Management, GLIM, Chennai

Great Lakes Institute of Management, GLIM, Chennai

New No:19, Old No:25, North Mada Street, Srinagar Colony, Saidapet, 

Tamil Nadu 
Phone-No: 044-43123126 

About College:

The edifice of Great Lakes is built around a single theme that shapes all its strategies, policies and plans - it is called customer-centricity. Great Lakes defines "customer" to include all its beneficiaries - the students who receive the best and most practical business education, with emphasis on the honing their entrepreneurial potential; the world of business, industry and commerce whose need for managerial talent of the highest quality is met and the top notch faculty and staff that provide such an educational experience. We also add value to this customer-centricity with meritocracy and quality.

To become A Centre of Excellence in fostering managerial leadership and entrepreneurship in the development of human potential through quality research, teaching, residential learning and professional management services.

The following quote is in sync with our byline "Global Mindset Indian Roots"

"Tomorrow's educated person will have to be prepared for life in a global world. It will be a 'Westernized' world, but also increasingly a tribalized world. He or she must become a 'citizen of the world' – in vision, horizon, and information. But he or she will also have to draw nourishment from their local roots and in turn, enrich and nourish their own local culture" – Peter F. Drucker.

The institute has adapted the best features of the American management education adapted to the Asian values and ethos. With the commitment and focus as enunciated here, our objective will be to offer world-class program, designed to help each student realize his or her full potential.

Course Name:

Post Graduate Diploma in Management PGDM

in Great Lakes Institute of Management, GLIM, Chennai

Course Description:

Courses Offered in PGDM in Great Lakes Great Lakes offer specializations in the following 6 areas and students can opt for a Major and Minor specialization from the same: Finance Operation OB and Strategy Marketing Business Analytics IT and Economics


Eligibility and Selection Procedure for Post Graduate Diploma in Management PGDM in Great Lakes Institute of Management, GLIM, Chennai

All applicants are required to appear for GMAT/CAT*/XAT +/CMAT before applying to Great Lakes Institute of Management. 

For PGDM 2018, Great Lakes Institute of Management will accept CAT scores of the year 2016/2017, XAT scores of the year 2017/2018 or GMAT scores taken after Jan 1, 2015 or CMAT scores of the year 2017 

All applicants should have a Bachelor’s degree in any discipline from a recognized institution 

Candidates with less than 24 months of work experience by March 31, 2018 can apply to the PGDM Program 

*Great Lakes uses CAT scores only for screening applications for admissions and IIMs have no role in the conduct of Great Lakes academic programs. 

+Great Lakes is not an associate institute of XLRI and uses XAT scores only for screening applicants for admission. XLRI has no role to play in the conduct of any of Great Lakes programs. 

Age: There is no any age limitation for PGDM program in Great Lake Institute of Management 

Selection Procedure

Applicants are evaluated based on GMAT/CAT/XAT/CMAT scores, past academic performance, essays, work experience and performance in the interview and group discussions 

Fee structure 

Tuition and Academic Fee: Rs 6, 80,000 
Program fee: Rs 3, 66,000/- 
Accommodation: Rs 3, 30,000/- 
Food: Rs 1, 54,000/- 
Caution Deposit: Rs 10,000/- 
Alumni Subion: Rs 5,000/- 
Attire: Rs 5,000/- 

Total - Rs 15,50,000/- 

How To Apply:

Application Procedure for Post Graduate Diploma in Management PGDM in Great Lakes Institute of Management, GLIM, Chennai


Candidates meeting the eligibility criteria can apply to Great Lakes Institute of Management by completing an online form. Visit the website and fill in the online 

Candidates meeting the eligibility criteria can apply to Great Lakes Institute of Management by completing an online form. Candidates can choose to apply by any of the following methods: 

Visit the website and fill in the online application form after making a payment of INR 2,000. Candidates have the option of either applying to Great Lakes, Chennai or Great Lakes, Gurgaon campuses separately or for both the campuses through the common application form by selecting the appropriate option in the registration form. 
Make a payment of INR 2,000 at IMS centers and procure a coded number key for applying online 

Purchase the application form from the Great Lakes Offices in Chennai. The eventual application process is online for all candidates 

Candidates have to provide the official email-id of the recommender. The recommendation letter will be collected from the final selected students' recommenders and it must be submitted online 

All your queries regarding admission process can be sent to us at 

Closing Date:

Last Date of Submission of Application: 

Cycle 1: 25th February 2018 

Cycle 2: Last week of March 2018 

Cycle 3: Last week of April 2018 

Date of PI 

Delhi - 9th to 11th March 2018 

Kolkata & Bangalore - 10th & 11th March 2018 

Chennai & Hyderabad - 17th & 18th March 2018 

Mumbai - 16th to 18th March 2018 



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