Education: A bachelor’s degree or equivalent from a recognized institution

Experience: Minimum 5 years of full-time work experience (as on 31 March 2023) after bachelor’s degree. Relaxation up to 1 year is available for candidates with at least 1-year field experience outside India.

Qualifying Examination/Eligibility: CAT: Min 50 percentile (overall) or GMAT: Min 500 score (overall)

We seek a highly-selective cohort of professionals with a blend of corporate experience, intellectual curiosity, and international ambition. Whether your aim is to establish a business or change careers, whether by industry or function, or both- the program paves the stage for a transformational experience.


The admission process for PGPEx (2023-24) will be conducted in two rounds. Candidates can apply in any of the rounds; depending on the outcome of the first round, the remaining seats will be filled in during the second round. If some candidates are put in waitlist at the end of the first round, they will be considered for admissions, subject to availability of seats, at the end of second round.  The process will involve the following steps:

  1. Filling of the application form by interested candidates
  2. Shortlisting of applicants for Group Discussion and/or Personal Interview. The applicants will be informed about this process, once they were shortlisted for the process.
  3. Conduct of Group Discussion and/or Personal Interviews. Each applicant is expected to select three venues for this, in the order of their preference. The Institute will intimate the applicants about the final venue and schedule of this process. The differently abled applicants will have the option to attend this process over online mode.
  4. Declaration of successful and wait listed candidates


The important dates are:

  1. Start of Application Process by candidates: 20th December, 2023
  2. Last date for filling of Application Form: 3rd February, 2023
  3. Shortlisting of candidates for GD/PI Process: 4th February, 2023
  4. Start of GD/PI Process across the centers: 11th February, 2023
  5. End of GD/PI Process across the centers: 12th February, 2023
  6. Declaration of final offer and wait list: 15th February, 2023
  7. Last Date for withdrawal of admission: 15th March, 2023

The Program will start on 10th April, 2023.


To apply, wait for the application form for round 2 to be available, which is expected to be from 20th December, 2022.To complete the application process, the filled in application form needs to be submitted along with a non-refundable application fee of Rs 3,000.

The applications for first round is now closed. Interested candidates may apply for the second round of application process. Those who already have appeared for first round should not apply in second round. Those who have applied in first round, got shortlisted for EAC, but could not appear for EAC, are eligible to apply once again in second round.

The current batch of participants have started a WhatsApp and a Telegram group, to answer queries of candidates. One can put up queries by joining any of the following groups:

In case of any query, drop us a mail at the email address provided below.

Contact Us

Indian Institute of Management Shillong
Shillong – 793018, Meghalaya, India

Telephone : 0364-230 8024

Mobile no. :+91 69093-12291

Mail Id :admission.pgpex@iimshillong.ac.in