About Post Graduate Diploma in Management (PGDM)

Duration: 2 Years
Department: Management
Intake: 180
Affiliation & Approval: AICTE, Ministry of HRD, Govt. of India

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Post Graduate Diploma in Management

Course Overview

GNIM (Greater Noida Institute of Management), A unit of GN Group of Institutes, offers a 2-year full-time AICTE-approved PGDM course with dual specialization. In today's fast-paced and ever-evolving business world, professionals need more than just a basic understanding of management principles. They require specialized knowledge and expertise to stay ahead of the competition and excel in their chosen field. This is where a postgraduate diploma in management (PGDM) with dual specialization comes into play.
A PGDM program with dual specialization offers a unique opportunity for students to delve deeper into two distinct management areas. It allows them to acquire in-depth knowledge, skills, and insights in two specialized domains, making them well-rounded professionals with a competitive edge.
Its versatility is the first advantage of pursuing a PGDM course with dual specialization. Students can choose two specializations from a wide range of options: Marketing, Finance, Human Resources, Operations, Information Technology, International Business, and many more. This flexibility enables individuals to tailor their education to their career goals and interests. For instance, a student may combine Marketing and Finance to excel in brand management or opt for Human Resources and Operations to specialize in supply chain management.

PGDM also equips students with a broader perspective and a comprehensive skill set. By studying two complementary areas, they develop diverse competencies that can be applied to various organizational roles. For example, a professional specializing in Marketing and Information Technology can excel in digital marketing strategies, leveraging cutting-edge technology to drive business growth. Another significant advantage of a PGDM program is the enhanced career opportunities it presents. Graduates with expertise in two specialized fields have a competitive advantage in the job market. They possess unique skills that make them valuable assets to organizations across industries. Moreover, they can explore a broader range of job roles and industries as their knowledge spans multiple domains. This increased flexibility opens doors to exciting career prospects and faster career progression.

Our teaching pedagogy is designed to create well-rounded, adaptable, and industry-ready professionals who can thrive in today's competitive business environment. We are committed to nurturing talent, fostering innovation, and preparing our PGDM graduates to be leaders and change-makers in their chosen fields. Join us on this transformative educational journey at GNIM!
Program Objectives
The PGDM (Post Graduate Diploma in Management) course is designed to achieve several key objectives to develop well-rounded and competent professionals in the management field.
  • Develop Management Knowledge: The primary objective of a PGDM course is to provide students with a strong foundation in management concepts, theories, and practices.
  • Enhance Analytical and Problem-Solving Skills: PGDM programs focus on developing students' analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Foster Leadership and Teamwork Abilities: PGDM courses aim to develop students' leadership skills by providing opportunities to lead teams, collaborate with peers, and develop effective communication and interpersonal skills
  • Promote Ethical and Social Responsibility: PGDM programs emphasize the importance of ethical conduct and social responsibility in business. Students learn about ethical decision-making, corporate governance, sustainability, and the impact of business on society.
  • Encourage Entrepreneurial and Innovative Thinking: PGDM courses foster an entrepreneurial mindset and encourage students to think innovatively. Students are also exposed to entrepreneurship, innovation management, and business strategy principles.
  • Develop Global Perspectives: With the increasing globalization of business, PGDM programs aim to develop students' global perspectives.
  • Enhance Communication and Presentation Skills: Effective communication and presentation skills are essential for managers. PGDM courses focus on improving students' oral and written communication skills, enabling them to express their ideas articulately and persuasively.
  • Provide Industry Exposure: PGDM programs strive to bridge the gap between academia and the corporate world. They provide industry exposure through internships, projects, guest lectures, and interactions with industry professionals.
  • Foster Lifelong Learning: PGDM courses instill a passion for continuous learning and professional development. Students are encouraged to stay updated with their chosen field's latest trends and developments.
  • Facilitate Career Development and Placement: A key objective of PGDM programs is to prepare students for successful careers. They provide career guidance, placement assistance, and networking opportunities to students.
PGDM Core Subjects
  • Business Environment & Policy
  • Marketing Management
  • Financial Management
  • Managerial Economics
  • Management of IT & Data Visualization
  • Managerial Communication
  • Strategic Marketing
  • Quantitative Techniques and Optimization
  • Operations Management
  • Management of Change Innovation and Technology
PGDM Specialization Subjects
Finance Management
Financial management deals with the monetary and financial aspects of an organization. Financial management is one of the most sought-after management majors since its inception. If a student has strong mathematical and financial knowledge, such a degree will make them the best candidates for jobs in most leading MNCs and companies.
  • Financial Planning & Wealth Management
  • Financial Modeling and Analytics
  • Project Financing and Management
  • Financial Reporting
  • Fixed Income Securities
  • Financial Risk Management
  • Investment Management
  • Portfolio Management
  • Management of Banks and Financial Institutions
  • Strategic Cost Management

Operations Management Operations management majors can train students to handle various aspects of business, such as planning, production, manufacturing, or service, and offer lucrative salaries. With the expansion of e-commerce and the development of production and manufacturing technologies, companies are demanding better forms of operations management, increasing the demand for operations management graduates.
  • Operations Strategy
  • Enterprise Resource Planning
  • Project Management
  • Services Operations Management
  • Total Quality Management
  • Procurement Management
  • Lean Six Sigma
  • Supply Chain Analytics
Data Analytics Data analytics is another management research area that has recently gained popularity. This field of study includes subjects that teach students the practice of business data analysis, focusing on applications in finance, accounting, customer insights, and operations and logistics.
  • Data Warehouse and Big Data for Business Intelligence
  • Big Data and Data Mining
  • Web and Social Media Analytics
  • Marketing Analytics and Business Intelligence
  • Predictive Analytics using Python
  • Big Data and Cloud: AWS and Analytics
Human Resource Management

The Human Resource Management specialization is intended for students who wish to become HR professionals in organizations. Human resources deals with the planning and management of a company's workforce and other aspects. This is a lucrative field of study because every organization of any size needs an HR department.
  • Global Human Resource Management
  • Learning & Development
  • Strategic Human Resource Management
  • Performance Management & Competency Mapping
  • HRM in the Service Sector
  • Cross Cultural Management
  • Managing Redundancy
  • HR Analytics
  • Organizational Change & Development
  • Industrial Relations and Employment Laws
Marketing Management
The Marketing Management course in a PGDM (Post Graduate Diploma in Management) program aims to provide students with a comprehensive understanding of marketing principles, strategies, and practices. It focuses on developing students' skills and knowledge to analyze market trends, identify customer needs, and create and implement marketing plans to achieve business objectives.

  • Integrated Marketing Communication
  • Sales & Distribution Management
  • Marketing Analytics & Business Intelligence
  • Digital & Social Media Marketing
  • Marketing of Services
  • Product & Brand Management
  • Marketing Research
  • Omni-Channel Retailing
  • B2B Marketing
  • Customer Relationship Management
International Business
PGDM in International Business is a specialized program that provides specialized knowledge in international trade and practice, with the opportunity to learn the professional ethics of global business and the rules and regulations of cross-border imports and exports.

  • Export and Import Documentations
  • International Business Law
  • Emerging economies and markets
  • Information Security in International Business
  • International Financial management
  • Cross Cultural Management
Admission Details
The admissions process is based on well-defined eligibility criteria considering the student's previous academic achievements, extracurricular activities, and personality.
The process begins with an initial screening of students whose applications meet the requirements.



Fee Payment Schedule

1st Year 2st Year
Registration Fee 50,000/- 1,75,000 1,75,000 1,35,000 1,10,000
Last date of installment At the time of Admission With in 15 days of Registration 30th September, 2024 30th June, 2025 30th September, 2025

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