PGCEP

Post Graduate Certificate Programme in Business Management for Experienced Professionals (PGCEP 2018-2019)

With 3-Day All Expense Covered International Immersion Programme

Programme Director
Dr. Anirban Ghatak
Duration: 15 months Date: September 2018 – December 2019
Programme Brochure
  • Program Description & Objective
  • How to Apply
  • Program Content
  • Eligibility
  • Selection Process
  • Programme Venue
  • Programme Schedule
  • Last Date of Application
  • Programme Fees
  • Discount
  • Contact Details
  • Frequently Asked Questions
  • Important Dates
Program Description & Objective

As an addition to its much sought-after MBA Programme, IIM Visakhapatnam (IIMV) is now launching a Post Graduate Certificate Programme in Business Management for Experienced Professionals (PGCEP). This is in alignment with the Institute's goal of catering to the industry in the region with a vision towards creating knowledge and resources comparable in excellence on a global scale. The PGCEP thus caters to the large population of professionals in and around Visakhapatnam, aspiring to pursue management education of high quality. The Programme aims at advancing their learning and supporting their contribution as successful managers and entrepreneurs.

 

Objectives of the Programme

The overarching goal of the Program is to help the participants enhance their managerial competencies and leadership skills for professional growth and development; and through that advanced learning, contribute more effectively to their organizations.

The specific objectives of the Program are to help the participants:

(a)  Understand the demands and challenges of modern business organizations;

(b) Enhance their knowledge in functional management domains;

(c)  Sharpen their skills in diagnostic, analytical and decision-making tools and techniques;

(d) Contribute to their organizational development with greater competence and confidence.

 

For more details about the program, please see the Programme Brochure

How to Apply

Application Deadline is Over for 2018-19 Batch.

Apply online by clicking HERE (No Application Fee)

 

If you do not want to apply online, you can download this form and fill up. Send the duly filled up form in the following address:

PGCEP Office

Indian Institute of Management Visakhapatnam

Andhra University Campus

Visakhapatnam - 530003

Phone: 08912824444

 

Duly filled form along with all supporting documents should reach the above mentioned address by 20th August 2018. Any delay for any reason will not be allowed.

Program Content

21 courses will be taught in a total of 252 hours of teaching. Courses of PGCEP are divided into 3 terms as follows:

Apart from the courses, there will be an International Immersion program where the participants will travel to a foreign country and have opportunity of personal one-to-one discussion with the CEOs of some of the world's largest companies. This international travel will be totally free.

Eligibility

The eligibility criteria for applying for the PGCEP programme is:

  1. Bachelor's Degree with at least 50% marks or equivalent CGPA
  2. At least 3 years of post-qualification supervisory/officer-level experience
Selection Process

Selection to the PGCEP programme will be done by a Written Test & a Personal Interview

 

Written Exam Details :- 

Section No. Name of the Section No. of Questions Total Marks Duration
1 Quantitative 25 60 marks 90 minutes
2 Logical Reasoning 25
3 English 10

Please click here for a SAMPLE TEST PAPER

 

 

Programme Venue

Indian Institute of Management Visakhapatnam
Andhra Bank School of Business Building
Andhra University Campus
Visakhapatnam – 530 003

Programme Schedule

Weekends Only  [Schedule will be finalized in consultation with the qualifying participants]

Last Date of Application

Last date of application to PGCEP is 20th August 2018

 

Important Dates :- 

Written Exam Date 2nd September 2018
Exam Duration 90 Minutes
Exam Time 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Reporting Time 2:30 PM
Venue Indian Institute of Management Visakhapatnam
Andhra Bank School of Business Building
Andhra University Campus
Visakhapatnam – 530 003
Personal Interview 8th & 9th September 2018
Tentative Program Starting Date 22nd September 2018
Programme Fees

Rs. 450,000 (Four Lakh and Fifty Thousand) plus 18% GST (Payable in three equal instalments before the commencement of each term)

Discount

Bulk discount of 5% for 3 or more candidates affiliated to same organization

Contact Details

For further details please contact us at:

Indian Institute of Management,

Andhra Bank School of Business Building,

Andhra University Campus,

Visakhapatnam 530003

Phone: +91-891-2824444/2824494/2824447

Email: pgcep-helpdesk@iimv.ac.in

Web: www.iimv.ac.in/pgcep

 

 

Name of Contact person

Office Contact No.

 

Prof Anirban Ghatak

(Program Director- PGCEP)

0891-2824447

 

Tapas Ranjan Pati

(Marketing – PGCEP)

7008243319

 

T Suneetha

(PGCEP – Office)

9553243788 /

0891 -2824494

 

G Kavya

(PGCEP – Office)

9121885668 /

0891-2824484

Frequently Asked Questions

HOW TO APPLY TO THIS PROGRAMME?

YOU CAN APPLY ONLINE BY CLICKING HERE. OR YOU CAN PRINT OUT THE DULY FILLED APPLICATION FORM AND SEND IT BY POST ALONGWITH NECESSARY DOCUMENTS. THE DETAILED DESCRIPTION IS AVAILABLE IN THE APPLICATION PAGE.

 

WHAT IS THE MINIMUM ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA FOR APPLYING?

ONE HAS TO HAVE AT LEAST 50% MARKS IN GRADUATION AND 3 YEARS OF SUPERVISORY/OFFICER-LEVEL EXPERIENCE TO APPLY FOR PGCEP.

 

WHAT ARE THE DOCUMENTS REQUIRED WHILE APPLYING?

ALL DOCUMENTS SUPPORTING THE APPLICANT’S ACADEMIC QUALIFICATION, WORK EXPERIENCE, ALONG WITH A CV, AN SOP, AND A LIST OF REFERENCES ARE REQUIRED WHILE APPLYING.

 

WHAT IS THE BASIS FOR AN ADMISSION DECISION?

ADMISSION TO THE COURSE WILL BE DECIDED BY A WRITTEN TEST AND A PERSONAL INTERVIEW

 

WHAT WILL BE THE FORMAT OF THE WRITTEN TEST?

WRITTEN TEST WILL BE OF MULTIPLE CHOICE TYPE. THERE WILL BE 3 SECTIONS (LOGICAL REASONING, QUANTITATIVE ABILITY & ENGLISH PROFICIENCY). TEST WILL BE FOR 90 MINUTES. CLICK HERE FOR A SAMPLE TEST PAPER.

 

HOW SHALL I FIND OUT IF I AM ADMITTED?

APPLICANT WILL BE NOTIFIED BY EMAIL REGARDING THE DECISION OF THE SELECTION COMMITTEE.

 

WHAT ARE THE TIMINGS OF THE COURSE?

THE PROGRAMME WILL RUN ON WEEKENDS ONLY [ SCHEDULE WILL BE FINALIZED AFTER CONSULTATION WITH THE QUALIFIED PARTICIPANTS] .

 

HOUSING / HOSTEL ACCOMODATION

NO ACCOMODATION WILL BE PROVIDED BY IIM VISAKHAPATNAM

 

FEE STRUCTURE & PAYMENT TERMS

THE TOTAL FEE FOR THE PROGRAMME IS INR 450,000 (PLUS 18% GST). THE FEE IS PAYABLE IN THREE EQUAL INSTALMENTS. EACH INSTALMENT HAS TO BE PAID BEFORE EACH TERM BEGINS.

 

AVAILABILITY OF BANK LOAN

IIMV WILL FACILITATE AVAILING BANK LOANS FROM SELECTED BANKS

 

HOW MANY COURSES WILL BE TAUGHT AND WHAT ARE THE COURSES OFFERED?

PLEASE REFER TO THE PROGRAMME BROCHURE FOR THE DETAILED COURSE LIST

 

EXAMS SCHEDULE, TERMS, etc. RELATED TO COURSE?

EXAMS WILL BE HELD AFTER EACH TERM. MODE AND TYPE OF EXAMINATION WILL BE COMMUNICATED IN DUE COURSE.

 

PASS MARK OR PERCENTAGE REQUIRED TO CLEAR THE COURSE & TO GET THE CERTIFICATE?

A CUMULATIVE GRADE POINT AVERAGE (CGPA) OF 2.2 OUT OF 4 IS REQUIRED FOR A SUCCESFUL COMPLETION OF THE COURSE.

 

COURSE CANCELLATION POLICY

ONE CAN WITHDRAW FROM THE PROGRAMME CITING VALID REASONS. PARTICIPANTS ARE RECOMMENDED NOT TO LEAVE THE PROGRAMME MID-WAY. HOWEVER, IF REASONS JUSTIFY AND ANY PARTICIPANT HAS TO LEAVE THE PROGRAMME MID-WAY, HE/SHE SHALL BE GIVEN A PARTICIPATION CERTIFICATE WITH THE DETAILS OF THE COURSES HE/SHE HAS COMPLETED BUT WITH A NOTE THAT HE/SHE HAS NOT SUCCESSFULLY COMPLETED THE ENTIRE PROGRAMME.

 

FEE REFUND POLICY

ONCE PAID, FEE WILL NOT BE REFUNDED FOR THE TERM. HOWEVER, IF A PARTICIPANT WITHDRAWS FROM THE PROGRAM MID-WAY, SHE/HE WILL NOT HAVE TO PAY ANY FURTHER FEE FOR THE PROGRAMME.

 

Important Dates
Written Exam Date 2nd September 2018
Exam Duration 90 Minutes
Exam Time 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Reporting Time 2:30 PM
Venue Indian Institute of Management Visakhapatnam
Andhra Bank School of Business Building
Andhra University Campus
Visakhapatnam – 530 003
Personal Interview 8th & 9th September 2018
Last date of payment of first instalment of fees

19th September 2018

Tentative date of starting the programme 29th September 2018