IIMs provide online executive MBA programmes through classroom settings in distant regions or on weekends. 7 IIMs currently offer online executive MBA programmes (ePGP, EPGP, and PGPEM).
An online Executive MBA from IIM programme lasts for one to two years. For working executives or professionals who cannot enrol in a full-time MBA programme, there is an option for an online Executive MBA from IIM. A bachelor's degree with at least 50% of the recommended grade point average and three to five years of full-time job experience in managerial or professional roles are the standard requirements for IIM's executive MBA Online programme.
IIM Bangalore administers the IIMB admission test for admission to its online executive MBA programme, but IIM Ahmedabad bases admission to an Online Executive MBA on IAT scores. A valid GMAT/GRE or CAT score is also required for an online executive MBA from IIMs, in addition to work experience. The programme's cost ranges from INR 70,000 (for the E-Post Graduate Courses at IIM Raipur) to INR 10–20 Lakhs.