KIAMS - Kirloskar Institute of Advanced Management Studies

Kirloskar Institute of Advanced Management Studies (KIAMS) 2009

KIAMS offers a two year fully residential Post Graduate Diploma in Management program to train and develop managers for the next millennium.

We provide a state-of-the-art learning environment with top-of-the-line facilities.


Graduates (at least a three year bachelor's degree) in any discipline with an aggregate of 50 percent or more marks are eligible to apply.

Candidates appearing for the final examination for the bachelor's degree can also apply, provided they complete their degree course prior to the commencement of the PGDM program (July 2009).

Admission Procedure

Candidates should appear either Common Admissions Test (CAT) conducted by the IIMs or Xavier Admission Test (XAT) conducted by XLRI.

KIAMS uses CAT and XAT for short listing the candidates. IIMs and XLRI have no role either in selection process or in conduct of the program.

Additionally the candidates should register with KIAMS through a separate application form.

The short-listed candidates will be called for Group Activity, Group Work and Interview conducted by KIAMS at Harihar, Bangalore, Kolkata, Pune, New Delhi, Hyderabad, Baroda and Lucknow from February 2008.

Important Dates

Last date for submission of filled-in KIAMS application is 30th January 2009

Interview, GA and GD dates : February 2009

Starting of PGDM Course : 1st July 2009

Application Form


Rs. 250/- for prospectus and application form. Forms can be obtained either from KIAMS by sending a DD or from the Coaching Centers of IMS Learning Resources Pvt. Ltd., PT Education, Career Forum,TIME, Career Launcher, Cerebral Heights and Erudite.


DD for Rs. 500/- as interview process fee to be sent to KIAMS only those who will short-listed for interview.

Demand Drafts should be drawn in favour of Kirloskar Institute of advanced Management Studies, payable at Harihar (Karnataka)

Follow the procedure below to download the Application Form.

Download the application form.

Send the filled in application form to KIAMS along with a DD of Rs. 250/- (Rupees Two Hundred and Fifty only) drawn in favour of Kirloskar Institute of Advanced Management Studies payable at Harihar (Karnataka).

On receipt of your application, the Institute will allocate an application number and send you the Prospectus along with the acknowledgement.

Please send an attested copy of your CAT/XAT score card after getting the results from IIM/XLRI

Please don't enclose any originals or photo copies of your certificate with the application

Incomplete applications will not be considered.

The Admissions Coordinator,
Kirloskar Institute of Advanced Management Studies,
Yantrapur, Harihar - 577 602,
Karnataka (India)
Phone: 08192-241269, 241483, 241486
Fax: 08192-241270

Please note that you have to fill in the CAT / XAT registration number in the KIAMS Application form before you mail it to us.

Last date for receipt of completed KIAMS Application form is January 30, 2009.