LBSIM - Lal Bahadur Shastri Institute of Management

Lal Bahadur Shastri Institute of Management (LBSIM) 2008

Admission (PGPM General & Finance)


The candidate must hold a Bachelor's Degree with at least 50% marks or equivalent CGPA of any of the universities incorporated by an Act of the central or state legislature in India or other educational institutions established by an Act of Parliament or declared to be deemed as a University under section 3 of UGC Act, 1956 or possess an equivalent qualification recognised by the Ministry of HRD, Government of India.

The Bachelor degree or equivalent qualification obtained by the candidate must entail a minimum of three years of education after completing higher secondary, schooling (10+2) or equivalent.

Candidates appearing for the final bachelor's degree/equivalent qualification examination can also apply. Such candidates must produce a certificate from the Principal/Head of Department/Registrar/Director of the University/Institution certifying that the candidate has obtained 50% marks or equivalent based on latest available grades/marks.

Such candidates, if selected, will be allowed to join the programme provisionally only if they submit a certificate latest by June 30, 2008 (from the Principal / Registrar of their college/institute issued on or before June 30, 2008) stating that they have completed all the requirements (the results may, however, be awaited) for obtaining the bachelor's degree/equivalent qualification on the date of issue of the certificate.

Their admission will be confirmed only when they submit the marks sheet and a certificate of having passed the bachelor's degree/equivalent qualification referred to in the certificate issued by the Principal /Registrar, with at least 50% marks. The deadline for submission of the mark sheet and the certificate is December 31, 2008.

Non-fulfillment of this condition will automatically result in the cancellation of the provisional admission.

For details on eligibility criteria, please refer IIM CAT announcement of 13th July 2008, published in major national dailies.

Number of Seats :

  • 120 (General)
  • 60 (Finance)

Admission Procedure

STEP-1 Admission Test

All candidates seeking admission to LBSIM are required to appear in the Common Admission Test (CAT) to be conducted by IIMs on November 16, 2008. Details for obtaining the CAT bulletin can be taken from the CAT advertisement issued by IIMs on July 13, 2008 in all leading national newspapers and at IIMK website

STEP-2 Registration at LBSIM

Besides CAT, candidates are required to register at LBSIM, Delhi through a separate Application Form which will be available along with Information Brochure from August 18, 2008 to Nov. 15, 2008 from Admission Coordinator, LBSIM, Delhi.

STEP-3 GD and Interview at LBSIM

Candidates short-listed on the basis of CAT score will be called for Group Discussion(GD), Extempore and Personal Interview(PI) for final selection at the places - (1) Delhi, (2) Hyderabad (3) Kolkata (4) Mumbai

The weightage for final selection will be 60% for CAT score and 40% for Group Discussion, Extempore and Personal Interview. Selected candidates will be intimated by Registered Post / Courier / Ordinary Post. No regret letters will be sent to those who are not selected. The Institute does not take any responsibility for postal delays and / or loss in transit.

The likely dates for GD/Personal Interview: mid February 2009. Announcement of final results and release of admission list: end February 2009.

Last date for acceptance by candidate: end April, 2009 and Closing of admission: end April, 2009.

Application Form

The Information Brochure and Application Form for the programme giving detailed information will be available from August 18, 2008 to November 15, 2008 from the following address on all working days except second Saturdays, Sundays and holidays between 9.30 am to 8 pm on payment of Rs1450/- in cash or by Demand Draft (Add Rs. 75/- for sending information brochure by post in India and Rs. 200/- for abroad) drawn in favour of 'LBS Institute of Management ' payable at New Delhi.

Admission Coordinator,
BS Institute of Management,
Shastri Sadan, Shri Venkateshwara Mandir Marg,
Sector-III, R.K. Puram,
New Delhi-110022

Application Form can also be downloaded from our website: . Such downloaded application forms must be submitted along with a DD of Rs. 1525/- (Rs. 1950/- for candidates residing abroad) in favour of 'LBS Institute of Management' payable at New Delhi towards information brochure, postage and processing.

Important Dates

1.Issue of CAT Bulletin StartsJuly 14, 2008 (Monday)
2.Issue of Bulletin by Banks EndsAugust 8, 2008 (Friday)
3.Issue of CAT Bulletin by IIMs EndsAugust 13, 2008 (Wednesday)
4.Last date for receipt of completed CAT application byIIMs September 5, 2008 (Friday)
5.Common Admission Test (CAT)November 16, 2008 (Sunday)
6.Issue of LBSIM Application Form StartsAugust 18, 2008 (Monday)
7.Issue of LBSIM Application Form EndsNovember 15, 2008 (Saturday)
8.Last date of receipt of completed Application Form at LBSIMNovember 15, 2008 (Saturday)

Program Commences on June 15, 2009

Orientation Programme: June 16-20, 2009

Completed Application Form to be sent to:

Admission Coordinator
LBS Institute of Management
Shastri Sadan, Sri Venkateshwara Mandir Marg
Sector- III, R.K.Puram,
New Delhi-110 022

The information brochure and the application forms are sent by post/courier to the applicants. LBSIM will not be responsible for any postal delay and / or loss in transit. All matters of dispute will be subject to the legal jurisdiction of Delhi Courts.

The Institute reserves the right to change any information and regulations pertaining to the academic calendar, curricula and evaluation as described in the information brochure, at any time without prior notice, if it deems necessary in the interest of the students, the Institute or the profession