AICTE Approved Post Graduate Diploma in Management

PGDM (Post Graduate Diploma in Management) is the most sought after programme of AIMA-Centre for Management Education. It is being offered since 1994 and is widely acclaimed for its strong curriculum in the industry and academic circles. It is designed not only to impart the knowledge of core subjects such as Accounting, Economics, Finance and Marketing but also lays special stress on developing skills and competencies through exposure to real business situations in the form of case studies. AIMA leverages its close linkages with the industry to assess emerging needs and factor them on to its programmes.


    • To prepare Graduates for Management Career through AIMA’s unique blend of quality and flexibility.
    • To enable working professionals rise in their organisations.
    • To facilitate change of career to managerial and business arena.
    • To enable students to take up B-School of their choice among our Study Centres.
    • The programme is designed to develop conceptual knowledge and behavioral skills in students who continue to work in industry, government or other organisations.

For Whom:

  • Fresh Graduates or graduation Part III appeared candidates.
  • Professionals such as Engineers/CA/CFA/ICWA/ Technologists/ Teachers.
  • Working professionals.


  • The programme is approved by AICTE & University Grants Commission – DEB, Govt of India.
  • Contemporary course curriculum recognised by Industry.
  • Teaching based on case studies to build and strengthen decision-making and analytical skills.
  • All India reputation of AIMA as the apex body of Management Profession in India with 3,000 companies and 30,000 professional members.
  • Library Database on AIMA website.
  • Prompt operational support from Student Support Cell (by e-mail & phone).
  • Placement support services from AIMA-CME.

AIMA offers PGDM in the following areas:

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

Why to Opt AIMA PGDM Programme:

Post Graduate Diploma is designed by keeping in mind the needs of working graduates. Its not like any other Diploma programme but a programme totally designed as per the industry needs which will not help you to expertise in the area you want to specialised but also helps you to cope up with the current corporate scenario.

PGDM is recognised by AICTE (All India Council for Technical Education) & University Grants Commission-DEB, Ministry of HRD, Govt of India and can help you for further promotions. This programme will help you both and value addition to your current profile & knowledge.

Unique feature of this programme is interactive session on weekends not only with faculty but also with Industry experts which actually helps you to develop a better insight not about the programme but of industry requirements from PG holders.

Weekend classes offered (on Saturday & Sunday) for working professionals.

Weekday class for fresh graduates.


  • Candidates with minimum 50% in Graduation (under 10+2+3 scheme) from a recognised 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 centres from time to time. They may be given provisional admission with an undertaking that they will appear in the Aptitude Test whenever finalised.

Eligible candidates need to appear for the personal interview round with at Carreograph Institute of Management Studies.

Documents required at time of interview:

  • Attested Graduation Certificates (Consolidated Mark sheet of 3rd Year)
  • 3 Passport size photographs
  • Also need to obtain Registration form (OMR Form comes along with the prospectus) of Rs 500 (available at the time of interview).

* Documents should be attested by a gazetted officer.


Rs. 25,000/- per module payable before the start of each module for weekend batch.


2 Year Program + Project Works.

January and July each year


On the basis of two assignments per subject and term-end examination. For more details you may refer this link:


On the successful completion of the programme. Modular certificate will be awarded. Final diploma will be awarded after the completion of programme including your Project Report.


Module Modular Certificate
1 Certificate in Management
2 Advanced Certificate in Management
3 Professional Certificate in Management
4 Post Graduate Diploma in Management



Module I

GM 11 Management Functions & Organization Behaviour
GM 03 Quantitative Techniques for Managers
GM 04 Managerial Economics
FM 11 Financial & Management Accounting
IS 01 Introduction to Information Technology
GM 12 Business Communication

Award : Certificate in Management



Module II

OM 01 Operations Management
HR 01 Human Resource Management
MM 01 Marketing Management
GM 02 Economic & Social Environment
GM07 Research Methodology
FM 12 Financial Management

Award : Advanced Certificate in Management



Module III (Specialization)

  Financial Management (FM)
  Human Resource Management (HR)
  International Business (IB)
  Information Systems (IS)
  Marketing Management (MM)
  Operations Management (OM)

Award : Professional Certificate in Management



Module IV

  Business Law & Corporate Governance
  International Business
  Entrepreneurial Management
  Strategic Management & Ethics
  Project Work

Award : Post Graduate Diploma in Management