PGDM Program

Experience an all-in-one PGDM Programme
with Industry-focussed Experiential Education

PGDM + Data Analytics + SAP + Business Analytics +
Dual Specialization

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

GIBS, being one 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.

Why Choose GIBS' Unique PGDM Programme

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.

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 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.

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.

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

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)

Digital Marketing

PGDM Trimester Curriculum 2021-2023 (Approved by AICTE)

Sl. No. Sub. Code Trimester I (Sep. – Dec.) Credits
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 2
7 1IRE07 Innovation – I 2
8 1IRE08 Research – I 2
9 1IRE09 Entrepreneurship – I 2
10 1LPB10 Life skills & Personal Branding (1)
11 1ILP11 Industrial Live Project – GCS 1
12 1PDP12 Personality Development Program(C2C) – GCS (1)
CSR Activities
SME – 1
Mentoring & Career Counselling
Total Credits 24
Sl. No. Sub. Code Trimester II (Dec. – Feb.) Credits
13 02CP13 Quantitative Techniques – 2 3
14 02CP14 Human Resource Management 3
15 02CP15 Cost & Management Accounting 3
16 02CP16 Marketing Management – 2 3
17 02CP17 Managerial Communication 3
18 02CP18 Production and Operations Management 3
19 2IRE19 Innovation – II 3
20 2IRE20 Research – II 3
21 2IRE21 Entrepreneurship – II 3
22 2LPB22 Life skills & Personal Branding (1)
23 2ILP23 Industrial Live Project – GCS 1
24 2PDP24 Personality Development Program(C2C) – GCS (1)
VAP – 1 & VAP – 2
SME – 2 & SME – 3
Industrial Visit
CSR Activities
Mentoring & Career Counselling
Total Credits 28
Sl. No. Sub. Code Trimester III (Mar. – May) Credits
25 03CP25 Applied Operations Research 3
26 03CP26 Information Technology in Management 2
27 03CP27 Corporate Finance 3
28 03CP28 International Business 2
29 03CP29 Business Law 2
30 03CP30 Advanced Excel & Tally 3
31 3IRE31 Innovation – III 3
32 3IRE32 Research – III 3
33 3IRE33 Entrepreneurship – III 3
34 3LPB34 Life skills & Personal Branding 3
35 3SIP35 Social Internship Project (SIP) (6 days) 1
36 3CSP36 Placement Project (PP) 3
37 3PDP37 Personality Development Program(C2C) – GCS (1)
VAP – 3 & VAP – 4
SME – 4 & SME – 5
Global Immersion Programme (Optional)
Industrial Visit
CSR Activities
Mentoring & Career Counselling
Total Credits 31
Sl. No. Sub. Code Trimester IV (Sep. – Nov.) Credits
38 04CP38 Business Analytics – I 3
39 04CP39 Artificial Intelligence & Machine Learning 3
40 04__40 Elective – I (Specialization 1) 4
41 04__41 Elective – II (Specialization 1) 4
42 04__42 Elective – III (Specialization 1) 4
43 04__43 Elective – I (Specialization 2) 4
44 04__44 Elective – II (Specialization 2) 4
45 4BIP45 Business Immersion Project (BIP) 6
46 4PDP46 Personality Development Program(C2C) – GCS (1)
VAP – 5
SME – 6
Industrial Visit
Placement Training Programmes(On Specialization)-GCS
CSR Activities
Mentoring & Career Counselling
Total Credits 32
Sl. No. Sub. Code Trimester V (Dec. – Feb.) Credits
47 05CP47 Business Analytics – II 3
48 05CP48 Strategic Management 3
49 05__49 Elective – IV (Specialization 1) 4
50 05__50 Elective – V (Specialization 1) 4
51 05__51 Elective – VI (Specialization 2) 4
52 05__52 Elective – III (Specialization 2) 4
53 05__53 Elective – IV (Specialization 2) 4
54 05__54 Elective – V (Minor Specialization) 2
55 5PDP55 Personality Development Program(C2C) – GCS 6
SME – 7
Outbound Training Programme
Placement Training Programmes(On Specialization)-GCS
CSR Activities
Mentoring & Career Counselling
Total Credits 34
Sl. No. Sub. Code Trimester V1 (Mar. – May) Credits
56 6CSP56 Capstone Project (CSP) 8
Personality Development Program(C2C) – GCS
Placement Training Programmes(On Specialization)- GCS
CSR Activities
Mentoring & Career Counselling
Total Credits 8
GRAND TOTAL 157