Mudra Institute of Communications, Ahmedabad (FAQs)

 | July 24,2010 02:22 pm IST

Started in 1991, Mudra Institute of Communications, Ahmedabad (MICA) is an autonomous non-profit management education institution. The two year PGDM, Ex-PGDM and FPM are approved by the All India Council for Technical Education, (AICTE) and recognized by the Department of Science and Technology (DST), Government of India.

MICA has a precedent as the first residential academic institution in the country, and perhaps in the Asia Pacific region, wholly dedicated to meeting the needs of the communications industry.

 

Communications is at the heart of MICA’s academic programmes since its inception. The Institute’s reputation carved over the past 18 years by seasoned faculty and a global alumni network, attracts the most talented and ambitious young minds from India and abroad. The single most important aspect that makes MICA stand apart from the other management schools in the country is the strength and design of its curriculum. MICA believes in facilitating learning and sharing ideas and experience rather than merely teaching, and encourages experimentation and innovation. The active PDGM (Communications), with its 16 year legacy has evolved into one of the premier programmes in the country, endorsed by 100 per cent campus placements by corporate houses in India.
 

Programs offered (MBA equivalent)

1. Two year Post Graduate Diploma in Management (Communications)
2. 15 months Executive Post Graduate Diploma in Management (Communications)


General Information

Program Name : Two Year Post Graduate Diploma in Management (Communications)

  • Duration : Two years
  • Starts in (month) : July every year
  • Ends in (month) : March every year
  • Areas covered : Communications Management (Marketing Research, Advertising, Media, Brand Communications and Account Planning)
  • Ideal for : Students who are interested in above fields

 

Program Name : 15 months Executive Post Graduate Diploma in Management (Communications)

  • Duration : 15 months
  • Starts in (month) : August
  • Ends in (month) : November
  • Areas covered : Communications Management (Marketing Research, Advertising, Media, Brand Communications and Account Planning)
  • Ideal for : Working Professionals 

 

Program Admission Statistics

  • Number of students applying : 6465
  • Number (%) called for interview : 5196
  • Number (%) selected : 700
  • Number (%) finally admitted : 150

 

Admitted students profile

  • Ratio of male/ female students : 75/75
  • % of students with work experience : 86%
  • Average work ex / range : Two years/ 25%
  • Average Age / Range : 21-22, 80%
  • Academic Background: Engineering/ Non-Engineering (%): 66%/34%
  • Number (%) of students with IIT background: None

 

Fee & Funding

  • Fee : Tuition Fee – 3,49,000 and Boarding & Lodging – Rs.80,000
  • Other expenses: 50,000
  • Number (%) of students covered under scholarships/ aid: 30%
  • Average grant/ scholarship value: 5.00 lakhs
  • Highest/ Lowest scholarship value: 3:00 lakhs
  • Other forms of financial assistance, loans, etc: MICA has tie ups with SBI, Bank of India, Bank of Baroda, & Corporation Bank.

 

Application Process