PGDM (Post Graduate Diploma in Management)

The Post Graduate Diploma in Management (PGDM) at IILM is a two-year full-time master’s level program. The curriculum ensures an academically rigorous, research-supported, management education.

The Institute offers specialization in:

• Finance
• Marketing Management
• Operations & Technology
• Human Resource Management
• Data Analytics
• General Management

Students also have an opportunity to opt for Dual Specialization.

The IILM PGDM in addition to the traditional functional areas of management offers emerging area subjects from time to time as per industry requirements. This year we have launched two such specialization programs:

► PGDM in Entrepreneurship and Family Business
► PGDM in Data Analytics

IILM benchmarks its curriculum against the best in the world to ensure an academically rigorous, practice and research supported, management education based on principled and ethical values, which maximizes the value add from entry to exit. In the process it fosters the understanding of disruptive, technological changes, challenges current assumptions, and encourages continuous innovation and learning. Personal mentoring which respects individuality and inspires students to become responsive and responsible business leaders is a hallmark of the PGDM Program.

The PGDM Program has six trimesters, spread over two years, with a summer internship project and social immersion scheduled at the end of Year I. In the first two trimesters participants complete fourteen core courses, followed by two core and four flexi core courses in trimester III. In Year II of the program participants complete eight elective and dissertation, apart from completing two core courses. The Career Development Program and Personal Leadership Program, aimed at preparing students for a career in the corporate runs from trimester I through to trimester V.

IILM offers the following specializations in Year II: Finance, Marketing Management, Operations & Technology, Human Resource Management, Data Analytics and General Management. While Year I aims to develop team skills, leadership capability, communication skills, and managerial effectiveness, Year II focuses on equipping students develop domain specific skills that enhances employability through active industry interaction and live projects.


IILM Placement Cell actively engages in connecting students with Indian Business Houses, Multinational Organizations and International Groups towards summer internship, live projects and final placements. The Career Development Centre Team is connected with 200 plus Companies through its corporate engagement program or through its strong network of 15000+ alumni who are well placed at various capacities across industries both domestically and abroad. The success of these efforts can be gauged from the outcomes wherein 150+ Companies agreed to engage with the final year students of the Graduating Batch of 2020 with the following highlights:

  • 223 Offers of Final Placements were received for the graduating batch till 31st March 2020
  • 53 Students also received Multiple Offers (2 or more than 2 offers of final placement)
  • 8 International Offers were received with the maximum Package at INR 19 LPA
  • Average CTC for the Top 100 Offers stood at an impressive INR 7.43 LPA
  • Companies where the students bagged maximum number of Domestic offers include IDFC First Bank, PhonePe, Axis Bank, ICICI Bank, Bandhan Bank, Square Yards Ltd, Regalo Kitchen, Gong Cheng Communications Ltd (Formerly OPPO Delhi), HFFC Ltd, Future Generali, Deloitte & EasyDiner Ltd.