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    About the Institute

    The VAMNICOM, Pune is a National level apex Co-operative Management Institute under Ministry of Cooperation, Government of India. The Institute is adjudged as one of the top sectoral B-Schools within first five in India by various B-Schools Surveys. VAMNICOM has international Memorandum of Understanding with counterpart academic organisations of countries of Malayasia, Thailand, Srilanka, Nepal, Bangladesh for field study exchange programme for students.

    Programme Highlights
    • NBA Accreditated
    • Equivalent to MBA Degree status
    • Scholarships fo studentsr
    • Scholarships for SC / ST students from State Social Welfare Department
    • Assured placement to all students. Proven placement records of all batches!ll now.
    • Industry Mentorship Programme
    • Entrepreneurship and Innovation Cell
    • Interface with Government Schemes
    • ERP based Curriculum
    • International visits
    Eligibility for Admission
    • Any graduate from a recognized University, with minimum education of 15 years (10+2+3) full-time with atleast 50% marks for the General / OBC (non creamy)/EWS candidates and 45% marks for SC / ST candidates in Graduation.
    • Latest Valid test scores of any one of the Na!onal level Tests - CAT / XAT /CMAT at the time of application (GMAT / GRE for foreign national candidates. These guidelines may get modified / subject to be modified depending upon AICTE guidelines  from time to time.
    • The percentage obtained by the candidate in the Bachelor's Degree would be based on the practice followed by the University / institution from which the candidate obtained the degree.
    • Applicants who have appeared for bachelor's degree examinations and awaiting results may also apply subject to fulfillment of conditions by 14/08/2024.
    • Reservation of seats for OBC (Non Creamy) SC / ST / Physically Disability persons/ Wards of Kashmiri migrants and Kashmiri Pandit/Kashmiri Hindu families (Non-migrants) living in Kashmir Valley as per Govt. of India rules
    Admission Procedure

    Admission procedure for the PGDM (32nd batch) programme commencing on 11th January, 2024 is as given below:

    The selection to PGDM-ABM programme is based on entrance examination, which is comprising of :

    a. Latest valid test score of CAT / XAT /CMAT (NTA) at the !me of applica!on (GMAT/GRE for foreign national candidates)

    b. Group Discussion &

    c. Personal Interview.

    Shortlisted candidates based on written test score will be called for GD & PI. Securing the minimum prescribed marks in Group Discussion and Personal Interview are compulsory to become eligible for taking admission.

    NoteCandidates interested in pursuing PGDM – ABM at VAMNICOM, Pune are advised to apply and appear for the referred national level test directly and apply to VAMNICOM in the prescribed application form with a valid score from January 11th January to 31st March 2024.

    How to Apply

    The candidates are advised to with valid score of CAT/XAT/CMAT from 11th January to 31st March 2024 by applying online with applica!on fee of Rs. 500/- in favour of

    "The Director, VAMNICOM, Pune".

    Candidates are advised to submit the application fee with the form through online (G-PAY/Phone Pay/ Mobile Banking) from the institute website www.vamnicom.gov.in.

    The Group Discussion and Personal Interviews will be conducted in Bangalore, Bhubaneshwar, Chennai, Dehradun, Gandhinagar, Jabalpur, Jaipur, Kalyani, Nagpur, New Delhi, Patna, Pantnagar and Pune during April & May 2024, subject to sufficient number of students opting for it.

    The schedule of GD/PI will be announced on the institute's website www.vamnicom.gov.in

    The institutions which are conducting CAT / XAT / CMAT have no role either in the selection process or in the conduct of the programme.


    The Institute offers 25% concession on Tution fee to the First Rank holders of Agricultural universities in Agriculture and allied subject area.

    CICTAB Meritorious Award of Rs. 15000/- each for 2 students of India & Foreign nationals.

    VAMNICOM also offers two scholarship of Rs. 30,000/- each to the meritorious students( 2 students each from FY & SY every year).

    VAMNICOM forward the application and facilitates release of Government of India scholarship in favour of eligible students belonging to various social categories viz. SC/ST through their respective state Social Welfare Department.