NMIMS SBM and Purdue University Krannert School of Management, jointly select the eligible students. The admission process has three parts—NMIMS process, Purdue process and the final offer. A stringent two-step screening and selection process, at both the institutions, that is uncompromising on the quality of students guarantees the short listing of only the best. At NMIMS, after screening, the shortlisted candidates are subjected to Case Discussion and Personal Interview and the selected students get a provisional offer of admission from NMIMS. Selected students then complete the admission requirements for Purdue University. Post a screening and selection process at Purdue University, they get the final admission for the MBA DSA—MS BAIM programme at the University.

    Bachelor’s degree in any discipline which has Mathematics/Statistics/Econometrics as one of the subjects, with a minimum of 55% marks in aggregate (of all years).

NMIMS University Tuition Fees FY 2020 : INR 12,00,000

  • To be paid within 10 days of receipt of provisional admission offer from NMIMS SBM.
    (The Fees for academic year 2021-2022 will be informed during CD / PI )

NMIMS Application Fees

  • NMIMS Application Fees FY 2021: Rs.2200/- plus applicable taxes (Non-refundable)

Purdue University Tuition Fees US $24,426

  • To be paid by June 2022 ( Students have the option to pay fees term wise )

Purdue University application fees US $75

  • To be paid at the time of application to Purdue University

    Living Expenses in US – US $6,000-$7,000 approx.

Must have taken Mathematics/Statistics/Econometrics as one of the subjects in under-graduation

Selection of students will be done jointly by NMIMS and Purdue University. The admission process has two parts as explained below:

Part 1

Applicants to NMIMS School of Business Management will be shortlisted on the basis of the below eligibility criteria:

    • Bachelor’s Degree from a recognized university

    • Must have taken mathematics at the pre university level (in 12th grade)

    • Preference will be given to applicants with relevant work experience

    • National/ International Test

      -Valid GMAT score of 650 and above


      -Valid GRE Score of 319 and above

    Students will then be called for a CDPI. A provisional offer of admission will be made to selected students

    For NMAT/GMAT/GRE Takers:

    Tentative Dates
    Application Date – NMAT
    (For NMAT by GMAC registration and details visit :
    19th September 2020 to 14th December 2020
    Application to NMIMS – For GMAT/GRE Takers
    2nd November 2020 to 28th February 2021
    Registration and Conduct for CD/PI
    11th February 2021 to 10th March 2021
    First Merit List
    16th March 2021

    Part 2

    “Purdue University, Krannert School of Management “

    Candidates who have successfully completed part 1 will then be required to complete the application requirements for Purdue University. Student will need to submit one Language Assessment Test- IELTS/ TOEFL for admission to Purdue University. TOFEL test with minimum 93 or IELTS with score of 7.0 or higher are required

    After initial screening and a personal interview process an offer of admission will be made by Purdue University, Krannert School of Management.

    Tentative Timeline for NMAT by GMAC / GMAT / GRE – SELECT Applicants:

    Tentative Dates
    Online Application
    Language Assessment Test – TOEFL/IELTS
    Personal Interview Process (online) – Selected candidates

    March 2021 – May 2021

    On completion of part 1 and part 2 of the process a final admission offer will be made to the student by NMIMS School of Business Management.

    Important Admissions and Program Timeline:

    Tentative Dates
    Receive Final Admission Letter (completion of part 1 & part 2 of the admission process) from NMIMS SBM
    Between March 2021 – May 2021
    Payment of Fees to NMIMS
    Fees to be paid within 10 days of receipt of provisional admission Letter
    Program Inauguration
    Between 7th June - 14th June 2021
    Foundation Program
    In June 2021
    Regular Class at NMIMS SBM
    From June 2021
    *VISA process for The USA
    February – April 2022
    Payment of Fees to Purdue
    May 2022
    Term 4 at Purdue (Summer Term)
    June – August 2022
    Term 5 at Purdue (Fall Semester)
    August – December 2022

*Please note Visa is the responsibility of the student. Purdue and NMIMS will assist in providing relevant documents

Disclaimer: NMIMS & Purdue reserve the right to not offer the program if minimum no. of student requirement is not satisfactory