Full Time PGDM

    The two-year full-time Post Graduate Diploma in Management is an AICTE approved Programme. It is designed to train and groom the future managers who can successfully handle complex business environment.

 

Full Time PGDM

Programme:

This programme is the flagship programme of the Institute and has been instrumental in fulfilling the aspirations of many future managers who wish to have thorough knowledge of the various areas of management so as to be able to prove his/her credentials to the industry. This programme has been running successfully since its inception in 1992. The total number of approved seats available for this Programme is 180.

Programme Objectives:

Some objectives of the programme include-

  • To have comprehensive understanding of the corporate world.
  • To integrate the theoretical knowledge with the practical aspects of business and their implications on strategic execution.
  • To evolve with the dynamic and complex working environment.
  • To acquire conceptual and analytical abilities required for effective decision-making.
 

Eligibility:

The candidates fulfilling the following criteria are eligible for the programme-

  • The candidate must hold a Bachelor's degree with minimum 50% marks in aggregate of all the subjects studied at any of the Universities incorporated by an Act of Central or State Legislature in India or other Educational institutions established by an Act of Parliament or declared to be deemed as a University under Section 3 of UGC Act 1956 or possess an equivalent qualification recognized by the Ministry of HRD, Govt. of India. The Bachelor's degree or equivalent qualification obtained by the candidate must entail or minimum of 3 years of education after completing Higher Secondary Schooling (10+2) equivalent.
  • Candidates appearing for the final year degree examination in the year 2019 can also apply subject to furnishing the proof of having passed graduation by Tuesday, October 1, 2019 and obtaining minimum 50% marks in aggregate total of all the subjects studied failing which the provisional admission will be cancelled and no fee will be refunded in lieu thereof.
  • A candidate must appear in CAT-2018, XAT-2019 or should have a valid GMAT score in a test taken between 1st January 2017 and 20th January 2019.
 

Selection Procedure:

The Institute has a robust selection procedure for admission to the programme and it includes-

  • 1
    Short-listing on the basis of CAT/XAT/GMAT Score.
  • 2
    Written Ability Test (WAT), Business Awareness Quiz (BA-Q), Extempore and Personal Interview (PI).
  • 3
    Final selection on the basis of CAT/XAT/GMAT score, performance in the WAT/BA-Q/Extempore/PI, academic performance and work experience.
 

Some selection criteria may be added/removed as considered appropriate by the Institute. The final criteria for selection shall be informed to the candidates before the selection process.

 

How to Apply

Candidates interested in applying are requested to note the following-

  • Candidates can apply online http://admissions.fsm.ac.in/. For online application submission candidates need to pay either through net banking or credit/debit card.
  • Applicants need to pay the application fee as mentioned below.

No. of programmes applying for

Base price in INR

18% GST

All-inclusive Application Fee in INR

One programme

1,650

297

1,947

Two programmes

2,500

450

2,950

Three Programmes

3,300

594

3,894

 
  • The above amounts are only applicable if you apply for multiple programmes at the same time in the same application form.
    In case, you apply for the other one or two programmes at a later stage, the full application fee for one or two programmes as mentioned in the table will apply.
  • Candidates applying under Company Sponsored Category need to download the format from the website and submit the Company Sponsored Certificate in the given format within the stipulated timeframe.
  • Candidates shortlisted for the “Selection Process” must review their Application Form compulsorily before appearing for the selection process.
 

Programme Fees

The programme fee is detailed below-

Category

Fees

Installments

Self Sponsored Category

Rs.14,98,000
(Rupees FOURTEEN Lakh NINETY EIGHT Thousand only)

4 equal installments of Rs. 3,74,500 each

Company Sponsored Category

Rs. 22,47,000
(Rupees TWENTY-TWO Lakh FORTY-SEVEN Thousand only)

4 equal installments of Rs. 5,61,750 each

 
  • The fee includes compulsorily attending an International Immersion Programme, tuition fee, examination fee, extra and co-curricular activities, library, books and reading material, IT Services etc.
  • The 1st installment needs to be paid by the last date mentioned in the Offer Letter and subsequent installments (2nd to 4th) as per instructions given by the PGP Office.
  • A one-time Registration Fee of Rs. 22,000 (Rupees TWENTY-TWO Thousand only) including a) Rs. 5,000 towards Security Deposit (refundable), b) Rs. 3,000 towards Library Security (refundable), c) Rs. 4,000 towards FORE Alumni charges, d) Rs. 5,000 towards Medical Insurance with Personal Accident Policy for 2 years, e) Rs. 2,000 towards Journal subscription for 2 years, and f) Rs. 3,000 towards Student Activities charges.
  • Scholarships are offered to needy students with excellent academic performance. For more details please follow the link http://www.fsm.ac.in/aca_meritcummeansscholarships.html.
  • The students are provided with ample opportunities to engage in a variety of co-curricular activities for their holistic development.
  • The Institute's placement activities and compensation offered to the students matches the best that the industry offers.
  • The candidates must note that in case of withdrawal from the programme, the refund will be made as per AICTE Guidelines.

Class Timings:

During the FIRST Year, the classes are usually held from 08:00 Hours to 15:10 Hours on Mondays to Fridays. However, during the SECOND Year, in addition to the normal class routine, sometimes till 20:40 Hours as various specialization courses in all major areas of management.

General Instructions:

  • The admission is subject to verification of the original documents and approval of the graduation degree by UGC/AICTE/AIU.
  • The Institute reserves the right to change any information mentioned above.

Note: In case of a dispute, the jurisdiction would be Delhi only.

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