Admissions Process

If you face any issue while applying, please mail admissions@isdm.org.in or call 9999788216 and we shall suggest how you can proceed with your application.

Step 1: Apply online:

  • Click on the 'Start your Application button' on our website
  • Complete the Personal details form (Form 1) -on completion of Form 1, you will receive an email with the link to Form 2.
  • Complete form 2 by answering two questions about your Professional Journey into the Social sector; fill References and Scholarship requirement details.
  • This completes your application to the programme

Step 2: Telephone Interview

After we receive your completed Online Application, we will connect with shortlisted applicants on the telephone at a mutually convenient time. If selected, you will be called for a personal interview and written test.

Step 3: Personal Interview and Written Test

The purpose of the interview and online written test is to understand your analytical ability as well as your ability to synthesise, gauge empathy, and to understand your motivations.

You will take the online test before coming for your interview. Interviews will be conducted across all major locations.

Application Round Start Date Closing Date Decision Notification Latest By Acceptance deadline
Phase 1 November 1, 2019 December 22, 2019 January 25, 2020 February 3, 2020
Phase 2 December 23, 2019 February 9, 2020 March 6, 2020 March 13, 2020
Phase 3 February 10, 2020 March 29, 2020 April 19, 2020 April 27, 2020
Phase 4 March 30, 2020 May 17, 2020 June 2, 2020 June 9, 2020
Waitlist Phase May 18, 2020 June 21, 2020 July 7, 2020 July 12, 2020

Online Application Process

Follow the steps below to create your applicant record and access the admissions form.

Apply Now

ISDM will start accepting applications for Post Graduate Programme (2020-21) from 1st November, 2019. The Programme is scheduled to start on 23rd July, 2020.

  • Click the 'Apply Now' button in the blue bar at the top of our website. This will open the Registration Form.
  • Fill all fields of the form and click the ‘Register’ button
  • You will receive an activation link in an email sent to the same one entered in the registration form.
  • Click this link to activate your account