One of the country’s premier institutes, Indian Institute of Management-Indore has launched a five-year programme in management for those who have completed class 12. This is will be a combination of a three-year bachelor’s programme followed by a master’s. The five-year integrated residential programme will have 120 students in its first batch. There is also an option for students to opt out after the degree course, after three years. For this programme, IIM-I has a component on international exposure and an internship at a social organisation, in addition to classroom lectures. The selection will be based on an aptitude test and interview. The eligibility is 60 per cent in class 12. The tuition fee will be Rs.3 lakh per year for the first three years and Rs.5 lakh a year for the subsequent two.
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