BIM - Bharathidasan Institute of Management

Bharathidasan Institute of Management (BIM) MBA Admission 2009

MBA Admission 2009 Details

Programs offered by BIM in MBA Programs

  • Finance
  • Systems
  • Marketing
  • Human Resources and Operations

BIM MBA 2009 Eligibility

Applicants should hold a three-years Bachelor's Degree or a Post-Graduate Degree in any field including Arts, Science, Commerce, Engineering or Social Sciences.

Candidates who possess ACA/ACWS qualification are also eligible to apply. They should have secured a minimum of 50% marks either in their Graduate Degree or Master's Degree examination or in their professional qualification. Candidates appearing for the final Bachelor's or equivalent degree examination are also eligible to apply, provided they complete all the requirements for the qualifying examination by 30th June 2009.

Their admission will, however, be provisional till they produce proof of having passed the examination with a minimum of 50% marks. Evidence of such a pass should be produced before 31st July, 2009 positively.

BIM MBA 2009 Selection Process

Candidates seeking admission into BIM will have to appear for Common Admission Test to be conducted by IIMs on November 16, 2008. It is the responsibility of the applicant to provide the correct details to CAT authorities so as to enable them to send the applicant's score to BIM's admission office.

BIM will not be responsible for non-receipt of test scores from CAT authorities due to incorrect details provided by the applicant. The Common Admission Test Registration Number and CAT Centre code should be incorporated in the BIM application form / online registration page in the space provided therein.

The selection process consists of following stages:

  1. Shortlisting of candidates based on CAT 2008 scores
  2. Personal Interview, Group discussion etc. for shortlisted candidates.

Candidates will be shortlisted for the second stage mentioned above based on CAT 2008 scores obtained by the applicant. The second stage will consist primarily of personal interview and group discussion. Group discussion and personal interview will be conducted at Chennai, Bangalore and Tiruchirapalli. Other centres may be added based on sufficient demand. Academic performance of the candidate in the qualifying degree Program and relevant work experience are the other components verified during the second stage of the selection process.

The final selection for the MBA Program will be based on the performance of the candidate in all of the above five components.

Indian Bank and Karur Vysya Bank will send a brochure along with the loan form to the selected candidates of BIM. They will give assistance for all the necessary documents. Bank people will be available at BIM campus at the time of registration to clear the doubts of the students as well as the parents.

BIM MBA 2009 Application Form
  • By sending a Demand Draft for Rs.1400/- (SC/ST Rs.920/-) along with two self-addressed slips by regular mail to BIM address given below.
  • By online registration at with an option to pay either by Demand Draft or by Credit Card. For Credit card payments an amount of Rs.1,520/- should be paid instead of Rs.1400/- and (for SC/ST Rs.1000/- should be paid instead of Rs.920/-)
  • Demand Draft should be drawn in favour of "Bharathidasan Institute of Management" payable at Tiruchirappalli
  • Application forms can also be obtained from IMS branches by paying cash of Rs.1400/-

BIM MBA 2009 Admission Test

  • For 2009-2011 Admissions, BIM is accepting only CAT 2008 scores

BIM MBA 2009 Fee Structure

  • Total Program fee is approximately Rs.6,50,000/- for the two years, excluding hostel expenses approx. Rs.16,000 P.A. (likely to be changed)

BIM MBA 2009 Important Dates

  • Online Registration Starts from : 01st September 2008
  • Issue of application forms: 01st September 2008