Monday, February 15, 2010




Nirma Education and Research Foundation (NERF) was established in 1994 by the well known industrialist and philanthropist Dr. Karsanbhai K. Patel with a view to promote and support higher education in India.

International Alliance
The Institute has signed Memorandum of Understanding for academic collaborations with the following universities abroad:
1. New Mexico State University, USA
2. Griffith University, Australia
3. University Utara, Malaysia
4. Natal University, South Africa
5. Hang Yang University, South Korea


MBA (2-year full time program)

The collaborations involve students/faculty exchange, joint research assignments, joint management development programs and development of selected international business cases for inclusion in the PGPM curriculum.

Total number of seats: 120

This is the flagship programme of the Institute. The aim of the programme is to mould future managers. These managers contribute to the business community through their impeccable service and leadership.
The specializations offered are Marketing, Finance, Human Resource and Information Technology.

Admission Process

Written Test

Applicants for the full-time programme are required to appear for the Common Admission Test (CAT) conducted by the IIMs, which will be held on November 20, 2005. Foreign Nationals/Persons of Indian Origin (PIO)/Non Resident Indians (NRIs) need not appear in CAT. However, they can be considered for admission on the basis of their GMAT Scores also (taken not earlier than July, 2005).

Application Form
Prospective candidates are required to fill in the application form of the Institute. To obtain the application form and prospectus, applicants should send a request along with a demand draft of Rs. 1000/- favoring "Institute of Management, Nirma University" payable at Ahmedabad, addressed to:

The Deputy Registrar
Institute of Management
Nirma University of Science and Technology
Sarkhej-Gandhinagar Highway
Ahmedabad-382 481 (Gujarat)

MBA-Family Business & Entrepreneurship (Two-year, Full-Time Residential)

The programme is spread over a period of two years and has six trimesters. The first three trimesters consist of compulsory foundation courses, while the other three trimesters consist of mostly elective courses. There will be a 10-week summer project in which the students will be required to work in an organization on a real management problem. The summer project is scheduled after the third term. In the sixth trimester, the students will be required to work on a business plan for their businesses. They will be required to write a country report on the basis of their visit to a foreign country

Number of Seats Available 60


A three-year bachelor's degree or its equivalent in any discipline recognised by the Association of Indian Universities. Candidates appearing in the final examination of a bachelor's degree can also apply. In addition, the applicants have to produce a certificate from their parents or in-laws that the applicant is in family business and will join his/her family business after the completion of the programme. The applicant has to provide information about his parents/in-laws business in documentary form.

Admission Process

Written Test

The applicants are required to appear for the written test to be conducted by the Institute of Management.

Application Form

Prospective candidates are required to fill in the application form of the Institute. To obtain the application form and prospectus, applicants should send a request along with a demand draft for Rs. 500/- favouring Institute of Management, payable at Ahmedabad to:The Deputy Registrar
Institute of Management

Downloaded Application Form

The candidates can also download the application form from our website. In such case the filled-in application form should by an DD for Rs. 1500/- (Rs. 500/- towards application form fee and Rs. 1000/- towards processing fee.) drawn in favour of Institute of Management, payable at Ahmedabad.

Application forms may also be directly obtained either from from the Institute or click here to download the form

Selection Process

Candidates short-listed on the basis of their performance in the Written Test will be called for group discussion and personal interview at Ahmedabad. The final selection to the programme would be based on the candidate's academic achievements, psychological test, work experience, performance in the written test, group discussion, and personal interview.

Fee Structure

Tuition Fee Rs. 30, 000 per trimester
Hostel Fee Rs. 4,800 per trimester
Activity Fee Rs. 10,000 per annum
Internet Fee Rs. 5,000 per annum
Foreign Visit Fee To be paid in actuals (airfare, lodge & boarding, etc.)

Eligibility (for MBA)

A three-year bachelor’s degree (10+2+3) or equivalent in any discipline from a recognized University as eligible for Post-Graduate studies. Students appearing for the final examination of a Bachelor’s degree can also apply.

Complete Application form must be submitted by November 30th 2005

Fees Structure:

Tuition Fee Rs. 1,26,000/- (Rs. One Lakh Twenty Six Thousand Only) per annum
Foreign Nationals/PIO/NRIs Tuition Fee US$ 12,000 or equivalent in Indian Rupees for the entire programme
Hostel Fee Rs. 5,200/- per trimester
Activity Fee Rs. 11,000/- per annum
Internet Fee Rs. 5,000/- per annum
Examination Fee Rs. 1,800/- per annum


On successful completion of the program, the Institute helps the students in meeting their career aspirations by inviting various companies for campus recruitment. The Institute has a dedicated placement cell, which is in constant touch with the industry and essentially keeps the students informed about the requirements and developments in different industry sectors regarding the career opportunities available.
The Institute has an impeccable record of 100% placements with a constant increase in the average salary each year. The current batch has witnessed participation of 54 companies in the placement program with an average salary of Rs 4.12 lacs per annum.

Contact Address: Institute of Management, Nirma University
Sarkhej Gandhinagar Highway, Post: Chandlodia, Ahmedabad – 382481 India
Contact no: 91-02717-241900/901/902/903/904

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