Entrepreneurship Development Institute of India PGDM - BE Admissions 2016

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Entrepreneurship Development Institute of India, Ahmedabad invites applications for admission into its Post Graduate Diploma in Management - Business Entrepreneurship
(PGDM-BE) Programme for the academic year 2016-17. Admissions to PGDM-BE programme  will be made on the basis of CAT 2015/GMAT/XAT/ATMA/CMAT scores together with Entrepreneurial Aptitude Test (EAT) and Personal Interview(PI) of candidates.

The PGDM- BE at EDI is designed to develop a strong base for entrepreneurial and management skills. These critical tools will help the participants face any challenge in their career.

Important Dates

 Entrepreneurial Aptitude Test (EAT) and Personal Interview (PI)
March Cycle
May Cycle
Last Date for Submitting Application Form
20th March,2016
08th May,2016
Download Admit Card
24th March,2016
12th May,2016
EAT and PI
29th - 31st March,2016
18th - 20th May,2016


Eligibility for Indian Nationals:
  1. A three-year (10+2+3) University Degree in any discipline or a four year (10+2+4) Engineering / Technology / Medicine / Other, recognized by the UGC/AIU/AICTE are eligible for Post Graduation, with not less than 50% overall aggregate marks (45% in case of candidates belonging to the Reserved category, as per norms) . 
  2. Candidates interested in applying for the programme but still appearing for their final year examinations towards their Bachelor's degree (or equivalent) are also eligible to apply.
  3. Candidates who have passed or have appeared for their graduation examination from a University where Grade Point Average is given should produce in writing from the University concerned about the equivalent percentage for the GPA/CGPA obtained.

Eligibility for PIO/NRI/Foreign candidate
Admission to the PGDM-BE programme requires a Bachelor's degree (in keeping with the 10 + 2 + 3 system) with minimum 50% marks, or an equivalent qualification in any discipline recognised by the Association of Indian Universities (AIU). Candidates appearing for final examinations towards a Bachelor's degree (or equivalent) are also eligible to apply.

Admission Process

Procedure for Indian Nationals :
  1. The admission process consists of taking any of these tests—CAT, MAT, XAT, ATMA ,CMAT. Candidates have to apply to EDI by acquiring application form which can be downloaded from here or can be filled online. 
  2. Applicants who want to apply online can make payments online. 
  3. The duly filled in downloaded form should be sent to EDI along with a Demand Draft of Rs1000/- drawn in favour of 'Entrepreneurship Development Institute of India', payable at Ahmedabad or by transferring Rs1000/- to the EDI PG admission account.

Name of Account
EDI PG Admission
EDI PG Admission
Name Of Bank
Account No.

Eligible candidates will be called for the Entrepreneurial Aptitude Test (EAT) and Personal Interview(PI).

Entrepreneurial Aptitude Test (EAT):
There are two sets of tests under this category designed to analyse behavioural predispositions like drive, initiative, general entrepreneurial tendencies, leadership, personality traits, etc. The tests measure entrepreneurial potential and commitment.

Procedure for PIO/NRI/Foreign candidate
  1. For PIO/NRI/Foreign candidate only GMAT scores(Dec 31,2008 or later) will be accepted. Candidates have to apply to EDI filling the form online and a registeration fees of USD 100 needs to be paid online by credit/debit card.
  2. Short-listed candidates will be invited for a Personal Interview Process via teleconference.

For more details please visit http://ediindia.ac.in/

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