Post Graduate Diploma in Management (PGDM)Course Details –Eligibility, Career Options

The Post Graduate Diploma in Management is a two-year PG diploma course in the field of management which not only elevates your skill but makes you go hand-in-hand with the outside world. The skills you gain through this program will get you a good position at your workplace and a handsome salary that you have dreamt of.

From small startups to big MNCs, everyone is putting up demands for a reliable person to take all the data into their hands so that they can strategically achieve their financial goal. Students can pursue this management course either full-time or part-time at Poddar Business School. There are multiple choices when it comes to the selection of specialization – you can go for data analytics, marketing, financial management, human resources, and so on.

Poddar Business School’s PGDM program is fabricated keeping in mind the ever-evolving industry needs. The course curriculum’s main focus is to get you acquainted with the terms and ways to deal with the situations at a workplace. Our approach is practical and gives you an idea about the functional areas of management.

PGDM Course Details

A profession in management means you have to keep growing and if you gain the skill set required by the industries then you are going places. It leads to a range of career opportunities in different industries – Health, Finance, and many more. The PGDM course in all provides a bright future.

Here are the course details –

Our curriculum begins with a 2 weeks orientation program that includes the following subjects –

  • Bridge course
  • Psychometric assessment
  • Life goals
  • Industry exposure
  • Corporate connect

Sensitization program (2 Weeks Program)

  • Ideation and innovation
  • Understanding people and behavior
  • Interpersonal skills
  • Leadership skills

Trimester 1

  • Managerial Communication
  • Managerial Economics
  • Business Statistics and Analytics
  • Management Accounting
  • Business Environment and Ethics
  • Life Management Skill Sigma
  • Industry Internship (2 Weeks)

Trimester – II

  • Core Subjects
  • Organizational Behavior
  • Marketing Management
  • Financial Management
  • Human Resource Management
  • Operations and Supply Chain Management
  • Life Management Skill Delta
  • Industry Internship (4 Weeks)

Trimester – III

  • Core Subjects
  • Information System Management
  • Legal and Regulatory Framework
  • Managing Business Ventures
  • Research Methods
  • Global Immersion (2 Weeks)
  • Life Management Skill Gama

Trimester – IV

  • General Subjects
  • Strategic Management (Core)
  • Specialization Elective 1
  • Specialization Elective 2
  • Specialization Elective 3
  • Specialization Elective 4
  • Life Management Skill Beta

Trimester – V

  • General Subjects
  • Quantitative Techniques for Managers (Core)
  • Specialization Elective 5
  • Specialization Elective 6
  • Specialization Elective 7
  • Specialization Elective 8
  • Life Management Skill Beta
  • Industry Internship (4 Weeks)

Trimester – VI

  • General Subjects
  • Academic & Professional Training Abroad

Electives for Marketing

Under this, you will learn about –

  • Digital Marketing
  • Retail Management
  • Marketing of Services
  • Consumer Behavior
  • Sales and Distribution Management
  • Integrated Marketing Communications
  • Marketing Research and Analytics
  • Customer Relationship Management

Electives for Finance

  • Financial Risk Management
  • Management of Financial Services
  • Fintech
  • Security Analysis and portfolio Management
  • Financial Derivatives
  • Banking Services and Practices
  • Mergers, Acquisitions and Restructuring
  • Financial System, Institutions, and Instruments

Electives for Human Resource

  • Employee Relations Management
  • Performance Management
  • Human Resource Development
  • Strategic Human Resource Management
  • Compensation Management
  • Training and Development
  • Human Resource Analytics
  • Human Resource Planning

Electives for the family business

  • Entrepreneurial Resource Management
  • Business Tax Planning
  • International Business Management
  • Change & Innovations Management
  • Industrial Relations & Compensation Management
  • Investment & Financial Planning
  • Foreign Trade Procedure & Documentation
  • Digitalization of Business

Electives for Operations

  • Project Management
  • Operations Strategy
  • Supply Chain Management
  • Total Quality Management
  • Service Operations Management
  • Technology Management
  • Materials Management
  • Business Process Outsourcing

Electives for Business Analytics

  • Foundation of Business Analytics
  • Data Science & Analytics
  • Data Warehousing & Mining
  • Big Data Analytics and Its Applications
  • Block Chain Technologies
  • Data Visualization for Managers
  • Advanced Multivariate Techniques for Analytics
  • AI and BI

Information Technology

  • IoT Applications
  • Cloud Computing
  • AI and BI
  • Cyber Security
  • Business Development in IT
  • Database Management System
  • E-Business
  • Managing Digital Innovation and Transformation

Poddar Institute offers one of the amazing Global Immersion Programs with PGDM. It allows the students electing to study abroad (London to Gold Coast to Sudbury in Canada). You are exposed to the real world after you have gained an in-depth knowledge of the business. You can also broaden the connectivity and build a network outside India under this program.

PGDM Course Eligibility

This is the most asked question – whether I am eligible for the course? The admission standards for a PGDM course include –

  • At least 45% in the bachelor’s degree from a recognized university.
  • Students with a Bachelor of Business Administration degree are directly eligible for the course.
  • Clear the personal interview.
  • If you possess good communication skills, strategic thinking, and leadership skills, then it’s a cherry on the cake.

Career Opportunities After PGDM Course

Candidates after completion of the PGDM course can find work in a variety of industries. Some of them are – Education industry, finance industry, marketing industry, and insurance industry.

  • Marketing Manager – After the completion of PGDM, you can opt for a marketing manager career who manages all the marketing-related work of the company or the product of the company.
  • Advertising Manager – Under this, you are the POC (point of contact) for customers for the purpose of advertisement or promotion of the company. You have to generate and place the ads. You have to create and manage promotional programs and raise awareness of the product or brand.
  • Sales Manager – Here you will be in charge of overseeing the sales staff. You will be working directly with the salespeople and assign them territory, their sales plans, their target, etc. You will help them meet their goals.
  • Account Manager – You will have to bridge the gap between the agency and the client or bank and its customers through a thorough understanding of the client’s requirements. Budgets, investments, and revenue earned have to be monitored by the account managers.

This was the guide to the PGDM Course that covered everything you need to know. We offer ample advantages here – we are approved by AICTE, New Delhi, and have successfully placed 20,000+ students in MNCs. If you wish to pursue a PGDM course, contact us.

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