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Spread over about 100 acres of land, the Indian Institute of Management Kozhikode, is situated on two hillocks in the Kunnamangalam Area of ancient city of Calicut in Kerala. The institute aims to create a unique and futuristic space of global reckoning so as to nurture the finest management thinkers in the pursuit of developing innovative, socially responsible and environmentally friendly practitioners, leaders and educators. Hence, it abides by its dictum of ‘Globalizing Indian Thought’.


Chairman– Shri. A. Vellayan

NIRF Rank – 5th

QS master In management ranking (PGP) Asia – 14+

1st IIM to launch full-time PGP in Liberal Studies & Management

IIM Kozhikode-2023
Highest Salary
(In Lakhs)
Rs 67.02 LPA
Average Salary
(In Lakhs)
Rs 31.02 LPA
Median Salary
(In Lakhs)
Rs 27 LPA
Number of Companies 123
Batch Size 559
Fees 20.5 Lakhs
Exams Accepted CAT
Director Director: Debashis Chatterjee
Organisational Behaviour and Human Resouce 
Cutoffs 85%ile
Batch Profile F- 35%
M- 65%

Education Background
59% - Engineering
17%  - Commerce
11% - Arts
9% - Sciences
4% - Others

Work Experience
Freshers -29%
1 - 11 Months  - 20%
13 - 23 Months  - 29%
24 - 35 Months - 28%
36+Months - 11%
Admission Criteria Stage 1  Stage 1

All candidates who have opted for IIM Kozhikode in their CAT applications and are fulfilling the minimum eligibility criteria would receive an email for online registration for admissions to IIM Kozhikode. Only those candidates who have successfully completed the online registration process for IIM Kozhikode are considered for Stage 2.

Stage 2

In Stage 2, a shortlist of candidates in each reservation category would be prepared based on an Aggregate Index Score (AIS). The AIS is computed based on the performance in CAT, academic performance in Class X & XII, work experience and gender / academic diversity.
Admission Criteria Stage 2 Stage 3

In Stage 3, the short-listed candidates would be asked to appear for Personal Interview (PI) and Written Ability Test (WAT). After the conclusion of the PI and WAT process, a category-wise merit list would be prepared based on the candidates' performance in CAT, PI, WAT and resume.

Admission offers would be made to the candidates following the merit list as per the Government of India reservation norms .


IIM Kozhikode follows the Government of India reservation policy for admission to Central Educational Institutions (CEIs)
How are interviews conducted  WAT | PI
Sample Interview - What they Ask ? Tell us about your educational and professional background.
Why not work more before MBA?
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