PGDM Program

PGDM + PGP - IRE (Dual Degree)

with Dual Specialization Programme

AICTE Approved, MoE, Govt. of India

PGDM Program by Best PGDM College form Bangalore GIBS Business School

The flag-ship PGDM programme is a two-year full time programme in the field of management.

GIBS, being one of the best PGDM colleges in Bangalore, is offering a PGDM course that is recognized by the All India Council for Technical Education(AICTE). This Programme is considered to be extremely prestigious and is highly rated.

The PGDM Programme gives high employment opportunities for the students and equal orientation to both theory and practical concepts. GIBS provides a platform for the students to involve in research and innovation activities.

Specialization offered (Dual)

Marketing Management (MM)

Human Resource Management(HRM)

Finance Management (FM)

Operations & Supply Chain Management (OSCM)

International Business (IB)

Information Technology (IT)

Business Analytics

Entrepreneurship Management (EM)

PGDM Curriculum for Batch 2022-24 (Approved by AICTE)


Sl. No. Sub. Code Trimester I
Orientation Programme 15 Days
1 01CP01 Quantitative Techniques – 1 3
2 01CP02 Organizational Behaviour 3
3 01CP03 Accounting for Managers 3
4 01CP04 Management Concepts & Techniques 3
5 01CP05 Managerial Economics 3
6 01CP06 Marketing Management – 1 3
7 1IRE07 Innovation – I 2
8 1IRE08 Research – I 2
9 1IRE09 Entrepreneurship – I 2
10 01ML10 Marketing Lab – I 1
11 1SMP11 Skills Mastery Programme(SMP)-L1 2
SME/Webinar/Leadership Talk series/VAP 4 Nos
Industrial Visit / Outbound Training
Total Credits 27


Sl. No. Sub. Code Trimester II
12 02CP12 Quantitative Techniques – 2 3
13 02CP13 Human Resource Management 3
14 02CP14 Cost & Management Accounting 3
15 02CP15 Managerial Communication 2
16 02CP16 Production and Operations Management 3
17 02CP17 Marketing Management – 2 3
18 2IRE18 Innovation – II (Design Thinking) 2
19 2IRE19 Research – II 2
20 2IRE20 Entrepreneurship – II 2
21 2BMP21 Business Mastery Programme 3
22 02ML22 Marketing Lab – 2 1
23 2SMP23 Skill Mastery Programmes(SMP)-L2 2
SME / Webinar / Leadership Talk Series / VAP 4 Nos
Industrial Visit/Outbound Training
Total Credits 29
Sl. No. Sub. Code Trimester III
24 03CP24 Applied Operations Research 3
25 03CP25 Emerging Technologies 4
26 03CP26 Business Finance 3
27 03CP27 International Business 2
28 03CP28 Business Law 2
29 03CP29 Emotional Intelligence & Leadership 3
30 3IRE30 Innovation III 2
31 3IRE31 Research- III 2
32 3IRE32 Enterpreneurship III 2
33 03ML33 Marketing Lab- 3 1
34 3SMP34 Skill Mastery Programme(SMP)-L3 2
35 3SMC35 SMCP Certification 2
SME / Webinar / Leadership Talk Series / VAP 4 Nos
Industrial Visit/Outbound Training
Global Immersion Programme (Optional)
Total Credits 28
Sl. No. Sub. Code Trimester IV Credits
36 04CP36 Agile Project Management 3
37 04CP37 Best Practices in Corporate 2
38 04__38 Elective – I (Specialization- 1) 3
39 04__39 Elective – II (Specialization- 1) 3
40 04__40 Elective – III (Specialization- 1) 3
41 04__41 Elective – IV (Specialization- 1) 3
42 04__42 Elective – I (Specialization- 2) 3
43 04__43 Elective – II (Specialization- 2) 3
44 4IIP44 Industrial Internship Project(IIP) 5
45 4STP45 Specialization based Training Programme 1
46 4SMP46 Skills Mastery Programme(SMP)-L4 2
SME/Webinar/Leadership Talk series/VAP 4 Nos
Global Immersion Programme(Optional)
Total Credits 31
Sl. No. Sub. Code Trimester V
47 05CP47 Strategic Management 3
48 5_48 Elective- V(Specialization – 1) 3
49 5_49 Elective- VI(Specialization – 1) 3
50 5_50 Elective- VII(Specialization – 1) 3
51 5_51 Elective- III(Specialization – 2) 3
Total Credits 15
Sl. No. Sub. Code Trimester VI Credits
52 6_52 Elective-VIII(Specialization-1) 3
53 6_53 Elective-IV(Specialization-2) 3
54 6SIP54 Social Intership Project(SIP) 1
55 6MOC55 MOOC(6-8 Weeks) 2
56 6LTS56 IRETALKS/VAPs/Guest Lectures/Conferences/Conclaves/Webinars/Leadership Talks Series 1
Total Credits 10

Why Choose GIBS' Unique PGDM Programme

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The PGDM course helps the students to study the intricacies of management and sharpens a student’s mind to tackle the daily obstacles that are faced in the field of management.

PGDM Program by Best PGDM College form Bangalore GIBS Business School 2

The PGDM course in GIBS is designed in such a way to build essential skills and capabilities in students to hold managerial positions in various companies and firms.

PGDM Program by Best PGDM College form Bangalore GIBS Business School 3

PGDM Programme is more of a practical approach. We make the students to be responsible for the social and global issues. The students undergoing this course acquire leadership, executive and managerial skills to handle any situations they face in professional life. We in GIBS nurture and develop the students as world class business leaders.

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At GIBS we realize the importance of updating skills periodically. Therefore we keep modifying the curriculum on a regular basis, as per the industry expectations. We involve SMEs, academicians and professionals in this endeavour. At GIBS we assist students to learn through case studies and business games.

GIBS PGDM Programme Includes

PGDM Program Subjects by Best PGDM College form Bangalore GIBS Business School

Industry 4.0 Curriculum designed by Industry Experts Includes

  • Emerging Technologies
  • Skills Mastery Program (SMP)
  • Emotional Intelligence & Leadership
  • Digitalization as Direction
  • Artificial Intelligence & Machine Learning
  • Business Analytics
  • Digital Marketing
  • Best Practices in Corporate

Dual Degree (PGDM + PGP-IRE) with Dual Specialization Programme

  • 1-Year PGP-IRE Certificate
  • IRE Conference
  • Strategy Building Skills
  • Case Studies, Research & Publication
  • Entrepreneurial Skills
  • Support & Assistance to Students with the Start-ups
  • Fund Raising & Mentoring for the student’s entrepreneurial journey.
  • IRE Talks by Global Leaders and Experts

Why PGDM provides the best start for your management career

  • Globally Recognized Program
  • In demand course
  • Industry Integrated Program
  • High salary potential compared to University Program
  • Multiple specializations to choose
  • Grow your academic and business network
  • Develop Leadership skills
  • Dynamic, The Curriculum gets updated as per Industry requirement frequently
  • India’s Top100 Management institutions offers PGDM Program Only
  • Complete Action Learning Course (Experiential)
  • Discover the entrepreneur in you

Why PGDM from an exclusive business school?

  • Expertise in Management Education
  • Dedicated Resources for Exclusive Management Programme
  • Create a world Class Network (Network = NetWorth)
  • Create Your Own Brand (Personal Brand)
  • Dedicated Facilities for Management students
  • Leadership Skills
  • Exclusive Mentoring & Placements
  • Futuristic Curriculum
  • GIBS offers one of the best PGDM courses in Bangalore

The Objectives of the Program

  • The programme develops individuals and assists them in realizing their full potential via collaborative efforts, practical training, consciousness, group activities, studies, industrial interaction, and research programs. The following are the program’s objectives:
  • To provide contemporary, comprehensive management education with a global outlook.
  • To develop a pool of professionals to fulfil the needs of the industry and business via frequent corporate interaction.
  • To develop responsible adults who are attentive to the achievement of society’s goals by utilizing GIBIAN ideals.
  • To continually encourage domestic and international engagement in order to make participants relevant.
  • To instill in trainees critical thinking, excellent communication skills, and a sense of teamwork.

Learning Objectives of the Program

  • Create a well-balanced mix of professional expertise, tactical awareness, and managerial abilities.
  • Guest lectures
    , case analysis, corporate engagement, and seminars are used to help management professionals develop a global attitude.
  • Identify business issues and provide efficient solutions.
  • Shastrian values can help to develop emotional and social consciousness.
  • Develop a stronger grasp of values in business leaders.
  • Improve cognitive abilities as well as verbal, writing, and interpersonal communication skills.
  • Demonstrate your ability to significantly evaluate the business environment using modern analytical techniques and software.
PGDM Program by Best PGDM College form Bangalore GIBS Business School Students