Post Graduate Diploma in Management

Stream Management
Course Type Master
Duration 2 Years

Post Graduate Diploma in Management (PGDM) is a postgraduate Business Study Management course. Course is designed to equip students with the skills and capabilities that will enable them to reach responsible global positions in management. It revolves around the principle that world-class business leaders are not mass-produced; they are nurtured and developed with personalized care and attention, in small work groups and teams, and in a practical, application-oriented, user-friendly environment.

Some of the Specializations Offered

  • Marketing Management
  • Human Resource Management
  • Financial Management
  • Operations Management
  • International Business
  • Information System

Post Graduate Diploma in Management (PGDM) Syllabus

Syllabus of Management as prescribed by various Universities and Colleges.

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Subjects of Study


Marketing Management I


Quantitative Methods


Financial Management I


Organizational Behaviour


Managerial Economics


Information Systems for Managers


Accounting for Managers


Business Communication


Marketing Management II


Operations Management


Financial Management II


Human Resource Management


Macroeconomics & Bus. Env.


Business Research Methods


Enterprise-wide Information Systems


Legal Environment of Business


Soft Skills I


Business Strategy I


Management Control Systems


Optional Free Elective I


Soft Skills Lab II


Business Strategy II


Bus. Ethics and Corp. Governance

Post Graduate Diploma in Management (PGDM) Colleges          

  • Adam Smith Institute of Management - ASIM, Hyderabad
  • Apeejay School of Management - ASM, Delhi
  • Advance Institute of Business Management - AIBM, Faridabad

Post Graduate Diploma in Management (PGDM) Course Suitability

  • The programme is designed to develop conceptual knowledge and behavioral skills in students who continue to work in industry, government or other organizations.

How is Post Graduate Diploma in Management (PGDM) Course Beneficial?

  • They can have careers also as management analysts, often called management consultants; their work is to improve an organization's efficiency.
  • After completing the course one can go for higher degree programs in respective subjects for further research work.

Post Graduate Diploma in Management (PGDM) Employment Areas

  • Research & Educational Institutes
  • Bloomberg - Mumbai
  • NITYA SoftwareSolutions Inc. - Hyderabad
  • Power Grid Corporation of India Ltd.
  • Tapi Prestressed Products Ltd. - Pune

Post Graduate Diploma in Management (PGDM) Job Types

  • Tourism Manager
  • Retailing Manager
  • Hotel & Catering Manager
  • Accountant
  • Public Relation Officer
  • Logistics
  • Sale-purchase Assist. Manager
  • Teacher & Professor
  • Publisher & Columnist
  • Executive Director & Head
  • Manager

Post Graduate Diploma in Management (PGDM) Eligibility

  • Candidates with minimum 50% in Graduation (under 10+2+3 scheme) from a recognized University are exempted from the entrance test for admission.
  • Interested candidates with below 50% in graduation are required to appear in the test (MAT/ CAT/ XAT/ ATMA / any other state level test.) to be eligible for the interview. There will be no cut off score.
  • Interested candidates if not appeared in any mentioned test and with less than 50% in graduation, if desirous for admission in the same session are required to appear in the Aptitude test to be conducted by AIMA / Study centers from time to time. They may be given provisional admission with an undertaking that they will appear in the Aptitude Test whenever finalized.

Entrance Exam - Post Graduate Diploma in Management
Exam Name Grade Level Exam Date
XAT PG 6th January 2019
MAT UG 5th May 2019
CAT PG 25th November 2018
ATMA PG 19th May 2019
CMAT 2019 PG 20th January 2018