Top b Schools in Hyderabad - Institute of Insurance and Risk Management - IIRM
  1. How is a PGDM course different from an MBA course?

    PGDM is offered by all those autonomous institutions with the approval of AICTE (All India Council for Technical Education). MBA is offered by all those University Affiliated Institutions under UGC. Even under the present AICTE policy where an autonomous institution can offer either a PGDM or an MBA, IIRM choose to offer PGDM course. PGDM program is more of an industry oriented course and continuously adapts itself to the changing industry environment.

  2. What are the specialisations available with PGDM programmes?

    PGDM is the flagship program of IIRM approved by All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE). The following are the specializations offered under this program. Students can opt for any two Specializations in their area of interest:

    1. Marketing
    2. Finance
    3. Financial Services
    4. Risk Management
    5. Business Analytics
    6. Insurance
    7. Actuarial Science
    8. Health Insurance
    9. Human Resource Management
  3. What are the test scores accepted by IIRM for admission to PGDM?

    50% in graduation and a score from CAT/MAT/XAT/ATMA/CMAT/GMAT/IIRMCET. Candidates who were/are unable to take any of the national Tests can also seek admission for the PGDM program. However, they have to take IIRMCET after registering for the Program and qualify.

  4. What is IIRM’s intake for admissions?

    IIRM’s 2 year PDGM program currently has an approved intake of 120 seats and the 1 year Program PGCM has an approved intake of 60 seats.

  5. What is the Fees for PDGM?

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  6. Does IIRM guarantee placements?

    IIRM only offers placement assistance to all its students. Placements Office ensures that all students are assisted in improving their employability through a variety of interventions.

  7. What kind of Summer Internships do students get?

    Summer internships are offered after the second semester. Companies select students for internships after the completion of the first semester. The summer internships can be paid or unpaid based on the recruiting company`s policies. Internships at IIRM are diverse and relate to the Financial services sector, Banking, Insurance, ITES, Pharma and other allied industries.

  8. Can a graduate of PGDM at IIRM pursue PhD programme in India or abroad?

    The 2 year PGDM of IIRM is approved by AICTE as equivalent to 2-year full-time Master’s Degree and can pursue higher education.

  9. Does IIRM arrange any Educational loan for students?

    The Institute facilitates students in getting bank loan by providing necessary documents required from the Institute`s end. The institute is listed in the Vidya Lakshmi Portal which students can utilise. The other institutions which recognise the institute`s credentials for loan are Union Bank of India, Andhra Bank, ICICI, Corporation Bank and HDFC Credila.

  10. What are the facilities available in IIRM campus?

    The campus is equipped with all modern facilities like a well-stocked library, Wi-Fi enabled campus, IT Labs, class rooms with audio-video equipment that provide a perfect setting for academic pursuits.

  11. Is IIRM a Government Institute?

    IIRM is an institute jointly promoted by IRDAI and the State Government of Telangana.

  12. What are the security arrangements made in the campus?

    IIRM Management has taken adequate measures to address this concern. The campus has round the clock security and a 24x7 electronic surveillance.

  13. What are the Mess services available at IIRM campus?

    IIRM has a modern hygienic automated canteen which provides quality and nutritiously balanced vegetarian food only.

  14. Does the campus have facilities for a comfortable stay?

    Round-the-clock electricity and water supply (including hot water), spacious accommodation, canteen services, medical support, sports facilities and a store for daily essentials make living in the campus comfortable.

  15. If I haven`t received my Final Year Graduation marks or have not taken my final year exams, will I be eligible for admission for PGDM? (Temporary for COVID 19)

    In view of the current situation due to COVID 19 as per the Government guidelines Candidates appearing for the final examination for the Bachelor’s degree (or equivalent examination) can also apply. The admission will be on a Provisional Basis until the final year Graduation Certificate is submitted.( Eligibility conditions apply)

  16. What about hostel accommodation?

    The Institute has separate hostels for boys and girls, with triple sharing beds allocated on a first come first served basis. A limited number of twin sharing rooms are also available upon paying additional charges.

  17. What is IIRM Placement record?

    IIRM has a good placement record and all the students have been placed suitably.

  18. What is the range of salary packages offered to students by the recruiting companies?

    Subject to the candidate`s calibre and specialisation, the companies offer packages ranging from 4 lakhs to 10 lakhs.

  19. What is IIRM`s policy on ragging?

    IIRM has a ‘Zero tolerance’ policy on ragging, and anybody found guilty will be punished appropriately. Similarly, we adhere to zero 'Sexual Harassment policy' too.

  20. What are the Medical arrangements in the campus?

    Resident Medical Doctor is available at the Institute for consultation evening hours in the hostel premises itself. All the students are also covered by the Group Mediclaim Policy of New India Assurance Co. Ltd. Institute has arrangements with nearby Continental Hospital, Nanakramguda for all emergencies.

  21. What are the protocols followed by the institute regarding Covid 19?

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