PGDBA 2020 – Post-Graduate Diploma in Business Analyst is conducted jointly by 3 institutes i.e IIM Calcutta, ISI, and IIT Kharagpur. Classes will also be conducted in these institutes semester wise. Candidates need to fill the PGDBA 2020 application form for appearing in the written test. After that, the PI round is conducted for the shortlisted candidates. PGDBA 2020 will be held on February 16, 2020. Candidates having a Bachelors’s degree with 60% aggregate are eligible to apply. To know more details about the PGDBA 2020, selection procedure, fees, etc, read the complete article.
Latest: Application form for PGDBA 2020 has been released. apply from the direct link below.
Students will visit the three institutions namely IIM Calcutta, ISI, and IIT Kharagpur. Each of the three institutes will focus on a separate area of business analytics. Also, keep the track of the PGDBA 2020 from the below table.
|PGDBA 2020||Important Dates|
|The online application begins from||03 Dec 2019|
|Last date to submit the PGDBA 2020 Application Form||06 Jan 2020|
|Issuance of admit card||31 Jan 2020|
|PGDBA 2020 exam date||16 Feb 2020|
(10:30 am – 01:30 pm)
|Intimation to the candidates for personal interview||06 Mar 2020|
|Personal interview for short-listed candidates||28-29 March 2020|
|Announcement of the final offer||On or before 15 Apr 2020|
|Commencement of Programme||15 June 2020|
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PGDBA 2020 Application Form
To get admission in the PGDBA program, a candidate needs to fill the application form for the written test. In the application form, you need to fill basic, personal and academic details and submit the application form online. The application fee for PGDBA 2020 can be paid both online and offline.
|All other categories||Rs.2000/-|
Mode of Payment
Candidates can pay the application fee via following online and offline modes:
- Debit/ Credit Card/net banking.
PGDBA 2020 Eligibility Criteria
Only the candidates who satisfy the following eligibility criteria will be able to apply for PGDBA 2020.
- Candidates must have a Bachelor’s/ Post-graduate degree.
- Minimum of 60% marks, and/ or CGPA 6.5 on a 10-point scale or equivalent is required.
- In the case of SC/ ST and differently abled (DA) category candidates, 55% marks and/or CGPA 6.0 on a 10-point scale, and/or equivalent is required.
- Final year students are also eligible to apply for the written exam.
PGDBA 2020 Exam Pattern
All the candidates are advised to check the exam pattern and the syllabus while preparing for the test. Here, the complete exam pattern is given as per the official site. check the overview of the exam from the below.
- Mode of Exam– online
- Duration of Exam– 03 hours
- Total no. of question– 50
- Total marks– 150
- Type of Questions– MCQ
- Marks per question– 3
- Sections– 4
Section wise distribution of question
|Section Name||No. of questions|
|Data Interpretation and Data Visualization||05|
- +3 marks for every correct answer
- Questions that are left unattempted will result in zero marks.
- Negative marking of -1 marks for an incorrect answer.
PGDBA 2020 Selection Procedure
For getting admission into Indian Statistical Institute (ISI), Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Kharagpur and Indian Institute of Management (IIM) Calcutta for pursuing PGDBA, candidates have to go through a certain selection procedure. To begin with, you need to clear the written test. After that, shortlisted candidates will be called for the personal interview round. Moreover, candidates will be judged and evaluated according to their work experience and their academic background. Check the complete selection process and its weightage from the below:
Criteria and weights for final selection to PGDBA
|Personal interview (PI)||40|
|Points for Class X marks||07|
|Points for Class XII marks||07|
Calculation for X and Class XII marks
|X > 90||7|
|85 < X <= 90||6|
|80 < X <= 85||5|
|75 < X <= 80||4|
|70 < X <= 75||3|
|65 < X <= 70||2|
|60 <= X <= 65||1|
|X < 60||0|
|X > 60||4|
|24 < X <= 60||6|
|0 < X <= 24||3|
|X = 0||0|
PGDBA 2020 Syllabus
In order to clear PGDBA, candidates need study according to the syllabus. The institutes have released the official syllabus online. chekc the section-wise syllabus from the below.
- Reading & Comprehension;
- Grammar/correction of sentences
- Logical connectives
- Statements and Conclusions
- Matching and sequences
Data Interpretation and Data Visualization
- Data-driven questions
- Pie charts
- Trends, etc
- Algebra (solutions of quadratic equations, inequalities, simultaneous linear equations, binomial theorem, series, AP, GP, HP, matrices)
- Euclidean geometry
- Coordinate geometry (lines, circles, conic sections)
- Trigonometry (triangles, trigonometric identities, heights, and distances)
- Calculus (functions, limits, continuity, derivative, maxima & minima, methods of integration, evaluation of areas using integration)
PGDBA 2020 Admit Card
Only those who have successfully registered for the entrance exam can download their admit card. The candidates can download the admit card online. You have also received the admit card for PGDBA 2020 by email. The admit card consists of personal details of the candidates as well as details of the written exam. The candidates must bring the PGDBA 2020 Admit Card to the test center.
PGDBA 2020 Fee Structure
The programme fee for the PGDBA is Rs 24 lakh plus a refundable caution deposit of Rs. 10,000.00. The fee needs to be paid in four equal installments at the time of registration for each semester.
Test Centers for PGDBA 2020
The PGDBA 2020 entrance exam will be conducted in online mode across the following cities.
Program Calendar for PGDBA 2020
the classes for PGDBA will be held in all the 3 institutes, candidates can check the academic calendar for the PGDBA 2020 from the below table.
|Orientation programme||IIM Calcutta||15 – 19 June 2020|
|Pre-semester module||IIM Calcutta||22 Jun – 31 Jul 2020|
|Semester I||ISI||01 Aug – 18 Dec 2020|
|Semester II||IIT Khagrapur||01 Jan – 10 May 2021|
|Semester III||IIM Calcutta||07 Jun – 30 Sep 2021|
|Semester IV||Industry Internship||01 Oct 2021 – 30 Apr 2022|
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