PGDM (Executive) programme of IMT Ghaziabad is a Full Time AICTE approved 15 months specialized residential course for working professionals which provides diverse learning opportunities in a short span.
The Executive Program is currently rated 8th in the country by CNBC TV18 2012 survey.
“The world over, executive MBA programs have become very successful at giving a new direction to mid-career executives. So it is with IMT's executive PGDM. It comprises a set of experienced executives from diverse verticals and functions. But they are all united by a desire to excel in the corporate world” says Dr. Rajendra Nargundkar, Senior Dean- Academics at IMT. The course enhances their analytical and decision making skills so that they can efficiently deal with various aspects of business and handle the roles and responsibilities of senior management effectively.
Over the length of the 15-month course, students spend 12 months on campus honing their knowledge and skills and the remaining three months working in real time with companies, applying what they have learned to actual industry-based projects. Concentrating on the development of general management skills, the course stresses decision-making capabilities; social and ethical values; professional competence; expertise in marketing, finance and systems and global business strategies.
The learning experience in the PGDM (Executive) course encompasses a broad range of concepts: actual case studies with simulations; real life projects; debates; discussions with senior executives of organizations, start ups and consulting projects; and from the students themselves.
As minimum 5 years of work experience is mandatory to enter the program, the students - from a wide cross-section of business and industry - share their knowledge and experience in classroom discussions, adding to the educational value of the course.
In corporate world, this programme is highly recognized. Given the value creation of this programme, government and private sectors are sponsoring their candidates for joining IMT’s PGDM (Executive) course. In addition, IMT focuses on student exchange programmes with reputed B-schools worldwide, enabling students to develop cross-cultural insights and perspectives and better understand global business.