IIM Lucknow gets maximum number of female students till date; largest batch ever

 | July 09,2012 04:41 pm IST

The batch of 2012-2014 of the Post Graduate Programme at IIM Lucknow became the largest batch inducted till date with 453 students 407 students in the Post Graduate Programme in Management or PGP and 46 students in Post Graduate Programme in Agri Business Management (ABM).

 

The key focus this year was to ensure gender diversity without compromising on merit.

One witnessed record increase in the fairer sex a total of 166 female students have been inducted this year, 35.4% in PGP (144) and 50% (23) in PGP ABM. The batch of 2011-2013 saw around 14% of female students, whereas this year the total % of students (in both the programme) is around 37%.

 

Though majority of students still have engineering background (79.9% in PGP and 76% in PGP ABM), their percentage has come down compared to the previous years. Students from diverse fields like medicine, pharmacy and even food technology are a part of the batch of 2012-2014.

 

Batch Profile Post Graduate Programme in Management 

Discipline
Total Students
%
Experience wise
Total Students
%
Engineering
325
79.9
0-11 months
169
41.5
Commerce
47
11.5
12-23 months
136
33.4
Arts
3
0.74
 > 24 months
102
25.1
Science
11
2.7
 
Medicine
6
1.47
Others
15
3.6
 

Batch Profile Post Graduate Programme in Agri Business Management

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