The process of selection at IFMR consists of Written Ability Test (WAT) and Personal Interview.
Feedback - WAT
Duration: 15-20 minutes
- Social media: boon or bane?
- India needs: more managers or more entrepreneurs?
Feedback - Personal Interview
Duration: 15-25 minutes
No. of panelists: 2
Excerpt from Interview 1-
Candidate Profile: Fresher
Introduce yourself. Tell us about your family background. Why do you want to pursue MBA? So, which one do you prefer - higher CTC or higher salary? Who is the finance minister of India? And where is she from? Are you aware of the new tax filing procedure introduced this year? What other colleges did you consider for MBA? Any questions for us?
Excerpt from Interview 2-
Candidate Profile: Work Experience of few years
Introduce yourself. Are you still working? So, what do you do in your company? Tell us about some projects that you have worked on. (some detailed questions on projects) What are your hobbies? What kind of books do you read? Which is your favorite book? What do you like the most about it? Don’t you think you should write a book about your life experiences?
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