IPM Jammu is one of the most sought-after courses in India. The admissions to the Integrated Program in Management at IIM Jammu is done through the JIPMAT or Joint Integrated Program in Management Admission Test, conducted for admission into the 5-Year IPM at IIM Bodh Gaya and IIM Jammu. The Five Year Integrated Program in Management (IPM) aims to prepare young professionals full of managerial and decision-making capabilities using an ultra-modern academic pedagogy of global standards based on a Holistic and Multidisciplinary Curriculum. The Five Year Full-time Residential Integrated Program is strategically designed with a blend of science, social science, and management courses. The program’s ultimate aim is to integrate management education with Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM). The course structure and the campus facilities that are offered to students of the course are given in this article.
Course Structure of IPM Jammu
The duration of the IPM Jammu is five years, where the first three years of the IPM program would be based on the semester system and the last two years would be based on the trimester system. At the end of 1st year, students will undertake Boot Camp at Ladakh. In the 2nd Year, students will complete a Social and Corporate internship. During the 3rd year, the students will enroll in an international exchange program with one of the partner institutions based on merit and course norms. Additionally, in the 3rd Year of the program, students will have the option to select a sector-specific specialization. The course structure after the sixth semester will be merged with the flagship MBA program of the Institute and students will be required to meet the academic rigor of the MBA program. The tentative curriculum for the first three years is as follows:
- Economics for Business
- Business Mathematics
- Indian and World History
- Business Communication
- Principles and Practices of Management
- Management Information System
- Principles of Computational Thinking
- Indian and Global Economy
- Marketing Management
- Data Analytics
- Financial Management
- Indian and World Geography
- Consumer Behavior
- Business Research
- Technologies in Business
- Indian Polity
- Developmental Economics
- Branding and Advertising
- Business Ethics
- Supply Chain Management
- Industrial Relations and Labour Laws
- Organizational Behavior
- Business Laws
- Public Policy
The classes of IPM Jammu consist of case studies, group and individual projects, student presentations, simulation exercises, business games, role play, field visits, etc. Many courses bring in industry experts to integrate classroom learning with industry practice.
IPM Jammu Fee Structure
The course fee for resident Indians for the first three years of the IPM would be Rs. 4,85,000 per annum. The course fee for the fourth and fifth years would be as per the prevailing fees of MBAs. The course fee includes access to lectures, internet facilities, library, tuition fee, and hostel charges.
|S. No.||Academic Year||Semester 1||Semester 2||Total Fee (INR)|
|1||First year||Rs.2,45,000/-||Rs.2,40,000/-||Rs. 4,85,000/-|
|2||Second year||Rs.2,45,000/-||Rs.2,40,000/-||Rs. 4,85,000/-|
|3||Third year||Rs.2,45,000/-||Rs.2,40,000/-||Rs. 4,85,000/-|
|4||Fourth year||As per MBA first year|
|5||Fifth-year||As per MBA second year|
In addition to the above, mess charges will be informed at the start of the academic year.
IIM Jammu Library acts as a learning resource center for the IIM Jammu academic fraternity. The objective of the library is to facilitate appropriate and user-friendly access to current and relevant information to its patrons. The Library holds a rich collection of printed as well as electronic resources which include books, journals, E-Databases, E-journals, reports, case studies, etc. The library is subscribing to electronic resources like Elsevier Science Direct, Emerald Management E-Journals, EBSCO Business Source Complete, ABI Inform (ProQuest), Bloomberg Terminal, ACE Equity Databases, CMIE- ProwessIQ, and indiastat.com. IIMJ Library is a fully computerized library using Open Source Software KOHA-LMS for its housekeeping operations. The Library offers convenient campus-wide access to digital resources through its subscription to e-databases & e-journals and also facilitates finds out the real-time availability of library materials from their own computer terminals.
IIM Jammu Computer Centre has a fast and reliable computer network of more than 500 devices. Institute has 40Mbps to 1 GBps Internet leased line connectivity. All the Hostels, Faculty Blocks, Administrative blocks, Classrooms, Library, LAB, and Sports areas are connected through wired and Wi-Fi connectivity. All the blocks are connected through L2 & L3 switches (all the switches are linked through OFC) to provide connectivity at the user end. Three High-end Servers are used for computing and networking tasks. A firewall and Squid Proxy Server are used for access control. Three classrooms have a seating capacity of 100 students and have two projectors with the audio system classes. Every faculty and office room has a dedicated LAN connection on the Institute’s network to provide round-the-clock access to resources on the internet. The wireless network is also enabled in the Mess, Bank, and Security Blocks.
- Wi-Fi access
- Smart classrooms
- Smart laboratories
- Lecture halls, seminar rooms, conference rooms, and Auditoriums
- Sports facilities
The faculty of IIM Jammu consists of the best professionals in the field. The classes of IIM Jammu consist of case studies, group and individual projects, student presentations, simulation exercises, business games, role play, field visits, etc. Many courses bring in industry experts to integrate classroom learning with industry practice. The faculty of the institute are experts in the following fields:
- Business Communication
- Business Policy, Strategy & Entrepreneurship
- Economics & Business Environment
- Finance and Accounting
- IT Systems & Analytics
- OB & HRM
- Operations & Supply Chain
Thus, IPM Jammu is a good option for you if you are interested in studying the business field. Hope this article gave you a header regarding the course you are applying for.