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Admissions Process

Eligibility Criteria

Higher Secondary Certificate (HSC)/(10+2) Examination or any other equivalent examination from a recognized board with minimum 60% aggregated marks, passed in 2022, 2023 or appearing in 2024. 

Candidates who are appearing for these exams in the year 2024 are also eligible to apply. They will be shortlisted if they obtain the minimum marks. 

Candidates should have English as a compulsory subject in HSC/(10+2) Examination. 

In addition, candidates should have appeared in one of the following entrance tests: 

  • IPMAT (Integrated Program in Management Aptitude Test) conducted by IIM Indore; OR 
  • JIPMAT (Joint Integrated Program in Management Admission Test) conducted by National Testing Agency, OR 
  • JEE mains (Joint Entrance Examination) conducted by the National Testing Agency, for the corresponding academic year, OR 
  • SAT examination (administered on behalf of the College Board by the Educational Testing Service); OR 
  • Common Law Admission Test (CLAT); OR 

Shortlisting Criteria

Minimum aggregate score of 60% in both X and XII examinations. 

Students will be shortlisted and informed at their registered email address. Thereafter, candidates will have to appear for an online interview and micro-presentation (20-25 minutes duration overall). 

Final Selection

The final selection for admission to the programme would be based on, 

  • Academic profile (Xth & XIIth) & English proficiency. 
  • Entrance Test (IPMAT/ JEE/ SAT) 
  • Personal Interview 
  • Micro-presentation 
  • Extra-curricular achievements 
  • Gender diversity considerations 

Application Fee (Non-refundable)

INR 600 (inclusive of taxes). Candidates may have to incur, in addition, the processing fees applicable as per rules of banks and other payment gateways. 

NRI Sponsored Category:

Candidates under NRI quota must be an Indian national and additionally satisfy either of the criteria listed below (with enough proof) 

  • Must be an Indian Citizen who is ordinarily residing outside India and holds an Indian Passport [OR] 
  • Must be the Sons/Daughters of Non-Resident Indian(s) 
  • NRI Sponsored Candidates (sponsored by NRI parents OR brother/sister of parents* OR brother/sister/ of the candidate* OR Grandparents of the Candidate* OR Spouse of the Candidate*) 


 *The sponsor must be a foreign national of hold NRI status 


  1. TAPMI does not accept applications in hardcopy mode. All applications must be submitted online. Candidates can make payment for application through UPI/online/credit card/debit card or online banking payment facility. Our website will guide you through the application submission process as well as online payment process. 
  2. The above procedure may be changed depending on the developments that may arise. 
  3. Any disputes regarding admission to this program is subject to the jurisdiction of Udupi only. 
  4. The application fee is non-refundable.
  5. Our Institute uses IPMAT/ JIPMAT/CLAT/JEE/ SAT scores for shortlisting the candidates for our BBA (Hons.) and IPM Program. However, the conducting bodies for these examinations have no role in the selection process or in the program’s conduct. 
  6. There is no “Management Quota” for admissions at TAPMI. 

Program Fees

Regular: INR 3.75 Lakhs per year 
(Refundable Caution deposit of INR 10,000) 

NRI: USD 9000 per year 
(Refundable Caution deposit of USD 500) 

Alumni Society Life Time Membership Fee: 
Regular : INR 20000 (to be paid along with tuition fees for Year 3) 
NRI : INR 10000 (to be paid along with tuition fees for Year 3) 

Financial Support

Bank Loans: TAPMI has tie-ups with scheduled commercial banks and NBFC to provide education loans to interested students. Details are available on the website. 


  • Ramdas Pai Merit Scholarship (Category 1) 

30% fee exemption 
Top six students according to the merit list of joining students 

  • Ramdas Pai Merit Scholarship (Category 2) 

30% fee exemption 
Top Six Students of the Batch based on their CGPA at the end of year 1, year 2, year 3 and year 4 

Refund Policy

As per MAHE guidelines