Established in 2011, IIM Trichy is an autonomous public business school in Tiruchirappalli, Tamil Nadu. It has been ranked 22nd among management institutes in India by NIRF in the 2023 rankings. The campus is spread across 172 acres of land and is located 10 km from Trichy International Airport.
The institute has a second campus in Chennai for full-time management executive programs. IIM Trichy campus offers a two-year PGPM, PGPM-HR, and Fellow Programs in Management, and the Chennai campus offers a two-year PGPBM exclusively for working executives.
The total intake for PGPM is 360 and for PGPM-HR, 50. Admissions are based on CAT. Candidates are shortlisted using CAT percentiles for the Common Admission Process Personal Interview (CAP PI). The final selection relies on parameters like past academic performance, work experience, CAT score, and PI score. The CAT score carries a weightage of 50% and the PI score has a weightage of 25%.
PGPBM and EDPM admissions are based on the Written Tests and Personal Interviews conducted by the institute. Admission to the DPM is based on valid scores in the CAT/GMAT/GATE/GRE/UGC-JRF/IIMB Test followed by area-specific Interviews with IIM Trichy’s DPM Committee.
IIM Trichy provides placement assistance to MBA students and the institute witnessed one of the best placement seasons in 2023 as it achieved a 99% placement record. More than 170 recruiters participated in the placements and offered more than 260 job opportunities in the fields of Sales and Marketing, Finance, Consulting, IT and Analytics, and Operations. The highest and average CTC offered during 2023 IIM Trichy placements was an impressive INR 41.61 LPA and INR 20.55 LPA, respectively.
The institute charges INR 19.50 lakhs for the PGPM courses. If a student finds the amount to be large, they can apply for scholarships at the institute. IIM Trichy scholarships are given in the form of fee waivers and the financial eligibility requirement is an annual family income below INR 4.5 lakhs. Students are also eligible to apply for government scholarships and loans.
IIM Trichy campus has state-of-the-art facilities including management and research facilities that highlight its vision to provide leadership in research and teaching to contribute to the development of the country. Other basic facilities include smart classrooms, hostel blocks, sports facilities, mess and cafeterias, a library resource center, and Wi-Fi service available throughout the campus.
|Campus Size||172 acres|
|MBA students Intake||410|
|MBA Fees||INR 16.50 Lakh|
|NIRF Ranking 2023||22|
|Number of Courses||7|
|Highest Package 2023||INR 41.61 LPA|
|Top Recruiters||Avalon Consulting, Bain & Company, BNY Mellon, Cognizant, Deloitte, GAIL, Godrej, HSBC, ICICI, JP Morgan & Chase, Microsoft, NatWest, Optum, etc.|
|Post Graduate Program in Management (PGPM)||INR 19.50 lakhs|
|Post Graduate Program in Management PGPM-Human Resources (PGPM-HR)||INR 19.50 lakhs|
|Post Graduate Program in Business Management-for Working Executives (PGPBM)||INR 11.8 lakhs|
|Doctoral Program in Management (DPM)||NIL|
|Executive Doctoral Program in Management (EDPM)||INR 10 lakhs|
The two-year full-time PGPM is the flagship course at IIM Trichy. The main objective of the program is to develop young individuals into competent professional managers, capable of working in any sector of organized activity with excellent leadership skills.
Candidates who hold a bachelor’s degree in any discipline are eligible to apply for the PGPM and PGPM-HR at the institute. IIM Trichy PGPM/PGPM-HR Admission 2024 will be conducted through the Common Admission Process (CAP) along with other new IIMs. Based on their CAT 2023 percentile candidates will be shortlisted and invited to appear for CAP PI.
The overall CAT cutoff at IIM Trichy for PGPM programs is expected to remain at 92% for the general category students. In the MBA final merit list, the CAT percentile score is assigned a weightage of 50%, and the Personal Interview carries a weightage of 25%.
PGPBM and EDPM admissions will be based on the Written Tests and Personal Interviews conducted by the institute while admission to the DPM is based on valid scores in the CAT/GMAT/GATE/GRE/UGC-JRF/IIMB-Test followed by area-specific Interviews with IIM Trichy’s DPM Committee.
Details of IIM Trichy admission 2024 for all courses are provided below
Candidates who hold a bachelor’s degree in any discipline with at least 50% marks and a minimum of 3 years of work experience are eligible to apply for IIM Trichy PGPBM admission 2024.
EDPM is a non-residential doctoral program designed for senior executives. Those with a minimum of 10 years of work experience, and are currently working as full-time executives are eligible to apply for the program.
IIM Trichy is one of the leading B-schools that offer premium management courses in the country. The most sought-after courses are PGPM and PGPM-HR. Admissions to these courses are based on CAT scores.
IIM Trichy considers both sectional and overall CAT cutoff for PGPM admission. Only those candidates who secure above the minimum IIM Trichy Cut off in the CAT sectional percentile and overall percentile are considered for shortlisting.
The overall IIM Trichy CAT 2023 Cut off is expected to be 92 percentile for the general category students.
The expected category-wise IIM Trichy CAT 2023 Cut off is given below
Candidates are selected for PGPM and PGPM-HR based on CAT percentile, PI score, academic background, gender diversity, and professional work experience. IIM Trichy PGPM/PGPM-HR selection criteria and the admission process are explained below.
The PGPM final merit list is prepared based on the composite score calculated including parameters such as CAT score, PI score, academic background, gender diversity, work experience, etc.
The weightage assigned to each of the components is mentioned in the table below
IIM Trichy offers the following scholarships:
DPM candidates are awarded fellowships that cover research-related expenses, hardware and software requirements, and more. The fellowship waives the tuition fees and hostel expenses.
|Regular expense fellowship||INR 30,000 per month|
|Contingency grant (for purchase of hardware, software, books, databases, etc.)||INR 30,000 per year|
|Conference grant||INR 2,00,000|
|Field research grant||INR 50,000|
|Field research grant||INR 50,000|
IIM Trichy achieved a 99% placement record during the 2023 final placement drive. 172 companies participated and the PGPM students received a total of 266 offers in Sales and Marketing, Finance, Consulting, IT and Analytics, and Operations sectors.
PGPM-HR students received 24 offers. 246 students from PGPM and 29 students from PGPM-HR were qualified to participate in the placement process.
The PGPM students received the highest CTC of INR 41.61 LPA from the IT and Analytics sector. The average CTC has increased by 20%, compared to the previous year and stood at INR 20.55 LPA.
The highest CTC offered to the PGPM-HR students was INR 22 LPA, showing a 25% increase. The average and the median CTC were INR 15.82 LPA CTC and INR 16 LPA, respectively.
The top recruiters who visited the campus during the 2023 IIM Trichy placements are Accenture, Amazon, Avalon Consulting, Bain & Co., BNY Mellon, Cognizant, Deloitte, Infosys Consulting, JP Morgan & Chase, McKinsey & Co, Microsoft, MTR, Morgan Stanley, TATA AIG, and Wells Fargo.
|Particulars||2023 Placement Statistics|
|MBA Batch Size||PGPM: 246 PGPM-HR: 29|
|Total Offers||PGPM: 266 PGPM-HR: 24|
|Increase in PPOs||49%|
|Highest CTC||INR 41.61 LPA|
|Average CTC||INR 20.55 LPA|
|Median CTC||INR 19.50 LPA|
|Major Recruiting Sector||Finance|
|Top Recruiters||Accenture, Amazon, Avalon Consulting, Bain & Co., BNY Mellon, Cognizant, Deloitte, HSBC, Infosys Consulting, etc.|
During the 2023 IIM Trichy placements, the finance sector offered 31% of the total offers, while IT and Analytics offered the highest CTC of INR 41.61 LPA.
IIM Trichy Placements 2023 Sector-Wise Highlights
|Sector||Percentage of Offers|
|Sector||Percentage of Offers|
|IT and Analytics||18%|
|Sales and Marketing||17%|
|IT and Analytics||14 – 36 LPA|
|Operations||15 – 33 LPA|
|Finance||15 – 22 LPA|
|General Management||15 – 21 LPA|
|Sales and Marketing||14 – 22 LPA|
|Consulting and Strategy||13 – 24 LPA|
Some of the prominent recruiters of IIM Trichy are as follows
|Abbott||Bain & Company||IBM|
|Adani Group||Berger||IDFC FIRST Bank|
|Aditya Birla||BNY Mellon||Latentview|
|Avalon Consulting||Care Edge||Genpact|
|Axis Bank||Citi Bank||Hexaware|
|ICICI PRUDENTIAL||Deloitte||Infosys consulting|
|JPMorgan CHASE &Co.||Ernst & Young||L & T Technology Services|
|Mahindra||MAQ Software||McKinsey & Company|
350 students of the 2022-24 PGPM batch of IIM Trichy received a total of 332 internship offers during the summer internship placement. The highest stipend offered was INR 3.20 lakhs and the average stipend was INR 1.29 lakhs.
The PGPM-HR batch of 44 students received 34 offers and the highest stipend offered stood at INR 2 lakhs while the average stipend at INR 0.82 lakhs. The major recruiters who offered internship opportunities were Amazon, Capgemini, Reliance, Everest, HP, ServiceNow, UltraTech, Union Bank, Galderma, etc.
|Particulars||Internship Placements 2024|
|Batch Size||PGPM: 350, PGPM-HR: 44|
|Offers||PGPM: 332, PGPM-HR: 34|
|Highest Stipend||INR 3.20 lakhs|
|Average Stipend||INR 1.29 lakhs|
|Median Stipend||INR 1.10 lakhs|
|Top Recruiting Sector||Sales and Marketing, Finance|
|Top Recruiters||ABFRL, Bain & Co., Avalon Consulting, Godrej, Dell Technologies, EY, ICICI, HPCL, etc.|
Most of the internship offers were made in the Sales & Marketing, and Finance sectors
|Sector||Percentage of Offers|
|Sales & Marketing||23%|
|IT & Analytics||17%|
IIM Trichy campus is spread across 172 acres of land and is located 10 km from Tiruchirappalli International Airport. The campus has advanced infrastructure. The state-of-the-art facilities fulfill the institute’s mission of providing a complete learning environment for students enrolled in various management programs.
The institute also provides management and research facilities that highlight its vision to provide leadership in research to contribute to the development of the country.
IIM Trichy's Infrastructure and facilities include advanced classrooms, accommodation facilities, sports facilities, a library resource center, Wi-Fi connectivity available throughout the campus, and more.
The Learning Resource Centre features an extensive collection of books, e-resources, and online databases to support the academic community. Students have access to a fully functional finance lab and behavioral lab equipped with advanced technology, for experimental studies. The campus also offers round-the-clock medical facilities.
IIM Trichy has advanced smart classrooms. These classrooms feature advanced audio-visual technology. These technologies enhance the overall learning experience. IIM Trichy classrooms are also equipped with video conferencing capabilities, allowing up to 7 different locations to participate in video conferencing sessions simultaneously. The classrooms are available in various seating capacities, such as 50-seater, 80-seater, and 250-seater.
The institute has accommodated advanced IT resources. The institute has over 400 PCs and 100 printers connected through the campus network and is updated with the latest Windows operating systems providing access to various databases.
The institute also features a data center with continuous monitoring through a 24/7 Network Operations Center. The campus Wi-Fi service can be accessed throughout the campus, including administrative and academic blocks, hostels, LRC, and hostel blocks.
IIM Trichy’s computing facilities include a 48-seat computer classroom with advanced equipment and a Computer Centre which accommodates over 100 active users, offering Linux and Windows 10 PCs with academic software and internet access.
IIM Trichy Library resource center provides complete and reliable information on subjects relating to business, management, and related areas. It was established in 2011 and serves as a vital hub for academic and professional knowledge resources.
IIM Trichy LRC has an extensive collection of books, journals, magazines, e-journals, e-resources, an institutional repository, and an online public access catalog (OPAC). It provides access to research support databases and statistical analysis resources, including the widely used IBM SPSS for data analysis.
LRC also provides access to popular e-magazines and e-newspapers like Harvard Business Review, ET Prime, The Economist, and more. Many physical resources and circulatory services along with specialized remote electronic access for visually challenged users are also available.
IIM Trichy offers accommodation facilities to both male and female students. The institute has 6 student hostel blocks. Special rooms are available for differently abled students on the ground floor. Hostel blocks are equipped with all the necessary facilities including mess and cafeterias, laundry services, Wi-Fi, etc. IIM Trichy hostel fee ranges from INR 60,000 per year.
The hostel rooms are available on a single or sharing basis. Common rooms are available for the students in all the hostel blocks. Round-the-clock water and electricity services are available with water purifying units installed within each hostel block.
IIM Trichy campus features departmental stores for purchasing day-to-day groceries. The hostel blocks also feature sports facilities and complementary facilities including a common fridge, washing machine, microwave facilities, and more.
IIM Trichy has 40 dedicated permanent faculty members who specialize in various fields such as Marketing, Operational Management, Accounting and Finance, and more. The faculty is known for their exceptional academic qualifications and achievements.
IIM Trichy management facilities include a Finance Lab and a Behavioral Lab. The Behavioral Lab aims to conduct research and experiments to understand individuals, teams, and larger groups. It focuses on studying internal psychological characteristics of individuals like creativity, perception, and attention, among others, for academic research.
The finance lab is a dedicated space aimed at promoting research, education, and practical training in finance-related fields. It provides students with access to financial data, analytical tools, and real-world simulations to enhance their understanding of finance and related subjects.
IIM Trichy offers both indoor and outdoor sports facilities. There is a sports complex on the campus featuring the following facilities
Ans. IIM Trichy offers the following courses
Ans. IIM Trichy has been ranked 22nd by NIRF 2023 rankings among the top management institutes in India.
Ans. IIM Trichy has an intake of 410 students for its MBA programs from 2022.
Ans. In the 2023 placement drive at IIM Trichy, 172 companies visited the campus and offered jobs to a total of 275 students. The average CTC recorded was INR 20.55 LPA and the highest CTC was INR 41.61 LPA.
Ans. IIM Trichy CAT Cut off for PGPM admission is 92 percentile for the general category students.
Ans. IIM Trichy has 100% placement, and there is a constant rise in the average salary package offered. The average salary offered was INR 20.55 LPA and the highest salary package offered was INR 41.61 LPA, during the 2023 final placements. It is considered the best among the new IIMs with state-of-the-art infrastructure and facilities. Classrooms are well-equipped, and the Library Resource Centre has all the resources and databases. Therefore, IIM Trichy is worth joining.
Ans. The average salary offered at IIM Trichy is INR 20.55 LPA according to the 2023 final placement.
Ans. The PGPM and PGPM-HR fee at IIM Trichy is INR 19.50 lakhs.
Ans. Interested candidates must appear for the CAT and score above the minimum IIM Trichy Cut off to get shortlisted for the personal interview. The final selection depends upon the CAT percentile, PI score, and Overall Profile of the candidate.
Ans. IIM Trichy has 6 hostel blocks. Rooms are provided on a single or sharing basis. The hostel blocks have access to the campus internet network. Apart from the personal rooms, common rooms and table tennis rooms are available at the hostels. The hostel fee ranges from INR 60,000 per year.
Ans. No, IIM Trichy does not offer any scholarships for MBA students but it facilitates several government financial assistance. However, the institute offers fellowship grants to DPM students.
Ans. IIM Trichy Ph.D. students receive a stipend of INR 30,000 to INR 36,000 per month, throughout the program duration.
Ans. IIM Trichy has a permanent campus located near Bharathidasan University. The campus is spread on a sprawling 172 acres of land and is only 10 kilometers away from the Trichy International Airport.
Ans. IIM Trichy PGPBM is exclusively for working executives and the classes are conducted only on the weekends. PGPM is a regular two-year residential program.
Ans. EDPM is a non-residential Ph.D. program for senior working executives, who would like to carry out academic research in the field of management without taking a break from their professional career.
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