IIM Raipur Review: Your own most trusted and No.1 MBA Platform when it comes to credibility among MBA Aspirants and Alumni of top B-Schools, Career Anna, brings to you the flagship B-School Profile Series in a revamped format in 2019. We earlier brought to you IIM Ahmedabad Review and IIM Bangalore Review. On popular demand, we bring to you IIM Raipur review by putting a comprehensive picture of the institute highlighting the pros and cons and concluding finally with Career Anna recommendation about the institute. 

IIM Raipur Review

Prominent Courses

Institute Courses Offered
IIM Raipur
  • Post Graduate Programme in Management (PGP)
  • Executive Fellow Program in Management (EFPM)
  • Fellow Programme in Management
  • Post-Graduate Programme in Management for Working Executives 


Strong Points Weak Points
  • There are about 26 full-time faculty at IIM Raipur coming from the top universities across the globe with vast industry experience.
  • More than 80% of them are Ph.D. holders from top universities.
  • Most of the faculty remain accessible beyond the classroom.
  • Among specializations, the faculty distribution towards Finance & HRM is highly skewed.
  • Compared to the other IIMs, the student-faculty ratio at IIM Raipur is not upto the mark. 




  • IIM Raipur is currently functioning from its temporary campus in the state of Chhattisgarh.
  • Five new well-furnished and aesthetically designed hostels have been constructed with a view to provide best possible facilities to the students.
  • All classrooms are fully air-conditioned with high tech infrastructure and are fully equipped with modern facilities have state of the art sound and projection systems.
  • The campus is also enriched with a flourished library.
  • The college also provides many other facilities like gym, medical facilities, mess facilities, etc.

IIM Raipur Fees

IIM Raipur Fees for the PGP programme is INR 12.61 Lacs. 

IIM Raipur Placement Figures

IIM Raipur Placement Review: Strong Points IIM Raipur Placement Review: Weak Points
  • The IIM-Raipur Placement 2019 witnessed 150+ companies participating in the placement process.
  • The highest salary offered in placement 2019 went upto 24.06 LPA and the average salary at 14.53 LPA.
  • Some of the top recruiters across different sectors were Capgemini, Deloitte, Cognizant, Tata Steel, Aditya Birla Capital, Accenture, IBM, ICICI Bank, Infosys, HDFC bank, and etc.
  • With hundreds of companies coming on campus with a variety of job profiles, the placement process at IIM Raipur gives students a lot of opportunities.
  • Only 6% of the batch got offers in HRM and General Management profiles, which is a setback for all the aspirants aiming for these profiles.
  • Most of the recruiters are tier 2 & tier 3 companies, which is not an expectation from an IIM. 






IIM Raipur Review: Admission Process

The selection of the candidates for admission at IIM Raipur is a two-step process:

  • The first stage is appearing for the CAT Exam conducted by the IIMs.
  • On clearing the required cutoffs and the composite score, the candidate will be further called for Writing Ability Test (WAT), Group Discussion (GD) and Personal Interview (PI). Academic Profile, Work Experience, Gender, and Academic diversity comes into the picture in the final selection process.

Career Anna Recommendation

IIM Raipur Rankings 2018-19

  • IIM Raipur is certainly among the top 20 MBA College options which Career Anna recommends to students.
  • IIM Raipur has a pretty good RoI in terms of placements and learning experience. Thus, IIM Raipur gets a thumbs up from Career Anna Team.
  • Career Anna gives 8.2 out of 10 rating to IIM Raipur.

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