MBA PGDM Admissions on basis of CAT scores

TA Pai Management Institute (TAPMI), Manipal had released the notification for admission to the 3 flagship 2-year fully residential Post Graduate Programs viz., PGDM, PGDM-Health Care Management (HCM) and PGDM-Banking and Financial Services (BKFS). Candidate can check their Eligibility, Application Procedure, Selection Procedure & other important Information from the page given below.

Courses Offered

  1. PGDM
  2. PGDM in Human Resource Management
  3. PGDM in Banking and Financial Services
Latest: Result of Stage 2 of TAPMI Admission Process has been announced, candidates can check the same from below.

TAPMI Manipal PGDM Admission 2018

Candidates seeking admission in various PGDM courses. Selection will be based on the basis of Written Ability Test, Group Discussion and Personal Interview.

Schedule for TAPMI Manipal PGDM Admission 2018 is given below.

Event Dates
TAPMI Admission Application Sale Commencement 07 Nov 2017
TAPMI Admission Application Sale Close 16 Jan 2018 11 Feb 2018
Communication about TAPMI Admission Process Stage 2 Shortlist 15 Feb 2018
Stage 2 Admission Process 18 Feb to 11 Mar 2018
Additional Stage 2 Admission Process 25 Mar 2018
Stage 2 Result 26 Mar 2018
TAPMI Admission Final Selection list announcement 02 Apr 2018
Commencement of PGDM First year Term I 01 Jul 2018

Dates & Centres for the WAT/PI

The centres for WAT/PI are Mumbai, New Delhi, Kolkata, Hyderabad, Bangalore, Chennai and Manipal. The students who have appeared and cleared the entrance exam have to report at these centres at the proper dates respectively. The schedule for centre & dates for WAT/PI is framed in the table below.

Centre Address Date
Manipal T. A. Pai Management Institute Manipal – 576104 Tel: 0820 – 2701010/1070 18 Feb 2018
Mumbai Suba International Plot No. 211, Chakala, Sahar Road, Opposite Cigarette Factory, Andheri East, Mumbai, Maharashtra 400099 Tel :022 – 6707 6707 Mobile: +91 8655567522 24 Feb to 01 Mar 2018
Delhi Paharpur Business Centre No. 21, Nehru Place Greens, New Delhi – 110019 Tel: 011 – 4120 7698 24 Feb to 01 Mar 2018
Kolkata Hotel Monotel DM-2, Salt Lake, Sector-V, Kolkata 700091 Tel: 033 – 40302000 03 Mar 2018 to 07 Mar 2018
Bengaluru Davanam Sarovar Portico Suites Davanam Plaza, Opp. Madiwala Police Station, Hosur Main Road, Bangalore – 560068 Tel: 80 – 4933 3555 03 Mar 2018 to 07 Mar 2018
Hyderabad Hotel Aditya Park, Ameerpet, Hyderabad Tel: 040 – 6678 8888 09 Mar 2018 to 11 Mar 2018
Chennai Radha Regent 171 Jawahar Lal Nehru Salai, Inner Ring Road, Arumbakkam, Chennai Tel: 044 – 6677 8899 09 Mar 2018 to 11 Mar 2018


TA Pai Management Institute (TAPMI), Manipal has announced the result of Stage 2 of TAPMI Admission Process on the official website. Candidates can check their result from the link provided below. Candidates need to enter the “TAPMI Application Number” as provided on your Application i.e. “PGDM2018-20/2P/2434” or “PGDM2018-20/7464” or “PGDM2018-20/3P/5375”. The format needs to be exact to access the results. Also, the birth date needs to be entered in the “dd/mm/yyyy” format with hyphen ‘/‘ between the dd, mm & yyyy. There should be no spaces in the birth date to access the results.

Result: Click Here to check the result of Stage 2 admission process.

Application Form

The candidates those who are interested in applying for TAPMI Manipal PGDM Admission 2018 are required to send their applications in the prescribed format as per the schedule. Application form for TAPMI Manipal PGDM Admission 2018 is now available on the official website of TA Pai Management Institute (TAPMI), Manipal.

Process Over..!!

Application Fees

  • One program – INR 1500 + 18% GST
  • Two programs – INR 2500 + 18% GST
  • Three programs – INR 3500 + 18% GST

Instruction for filling up Online Application

  • TAPMI does not accept application in hardcopy mode. All applications must be submitted online. Candidates have an option of making payment for application through online/credit card/debit card or using online banking payment facility. Our website will guide you through the application submission process as well as online payment process.
  • The above procedure may be changed depending on the developments that may arise.
  • Any disputes regarding the Admissions to these programs are subject to the jurisdiction of Udupi only.
  • The application fee is non-refundable.
  • Our Institute uses CAT/XAT/GMAT scores for shortlisting the candidates for our Post-graduate Programmes in Management. IIMs, XLRI and GMAC have no role either in the selection process or in the conduct of the programme.

Eligibility Criteria

  • A Graduate Degree with not less than 50% marks (final year students may also apply).
NRI Eligibility Criteria

Candidates under NRI quota, must be an Indian national and additionally satisfy one of the 3 criteria listed below (with sufficient proof):

  • Must have graduated from a University/Institute abroad within the last three years [OR]
  • At least one of the parents must be an NRI at the time of this Application [OR]
  • Must be sponsored by a blood relative who is an NRI

PIO / Foreign Citizen Eligibility Criteria

All other conditions with reference to eligibility requirements such as Minimum 50% marks during graduation and Admission Test Scores (CAT/XAT/GMAT) shall apply.

Admission Procedure

Stage-I: MBA Entrance Exams (Accepted)

CAT 2017, XAT 2018 & GMAT

Test Experience PGDM BKFS HR
CAT 2017 < 12 months 85 percentile 90 percentile 85 percentile
CAT 2017 > = 12 months Profile based Profile based Profile based
XAT 2018 < 12 months 85 percentile 90 percentile 85 percentile
XAT 2018 > = 12 months Profile based Profile based Profile based
GMAT < 12 months 650 650 650
GMAT > = 12 months Profile based Profile based Profile based

Stage II Shortlisting

TAPMI follows a profile based shortlisting consisting of valid CAT/XAT/GMAT scores + work experience + academic profile.

Stage II Process

Written Ability Test + Group Discussion + Personal Interview.

Final Selection

CAT/XAT/GMAT scores + WAT Score + GD Score + PI Score + work experience + academic profile.

Official website of TAPMI Manipal is

MBA Admission through CAT

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