Post Graduate Programme in Management for Executives (PGPX)

IIM Ahmedabad: Indian Institute of Management

Post Graduate Programme in Management for Executives (PGPX)
Course Type:
Executive MBA/PGDM
Tuition Fee:
INR 25,00,000
12 Months
Total Seats:

Admission 2020 : Apply Now

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Course Highlights
  • To fulfill the unmet need of experienced managers, Indian Institute of Management Ahmedabad (IIMA) launched PGPX, the one-year full time residential programme in management in 2006.
  • The programme aims for developing executives to accelerate their career path and assume leadership roles
  • PGPX is consistently rated as either best or second best programme in the world by Financial Times for career progress
  • The graduated batches have been welcomed by corporate houses in need of management talent at senior levels – from senior managers and consultants to general managers and CXOs.
  • PGPX at IIM Ahmedabad fulfils the need and add value to growing organizations all across the world at the middle and senior management levels.
Exams Taken
Work Experience
48 months
Admissions Process
  • A Bachelor's Degree or equivalent in any discipline. (Minimum 15 years of study as per the education system in India i.e. 10 + 2 + 3 or 4 as the case may be.) 
  • Minimum Age of 25 years as on 31st March of the year in which the PGPX programme commences. For PGPX 2020-21 commencing in April 2020, the candidate should have completed 25 years of age by March 31, 2020, i.e. must be born on or before March 31, 1995.) There is no upper age limit.
  • A valid GMAT/GRE score (GMAT/GRE scores are valid for five years form the date to the application deadline date of the round in which candidate is applying. The earliest acceptable GMAT/GRE test date for the two rounds are - Round 1: September 4, 2014 Round 2: November 6, 2014
  • Minimum 4 years of full time work experience after completion of graduation.
  • To ensure that your scores are sent directly to IIMA, please select "Indian Institute of Management Ahmedabad - One Year Post-Graduate Programme in Management for Executives (PGPX)"as one of the five programmes to which the GMAT results have to be sent from the menu provided by GMAT before the start of the test.


Application Process:

  1. Register Online
  2. Submit Application Online
  • Application Fee is Rs. 5000/- for those who apply on or before 11:59 pm (IST) September 05, 2019 and is Rs. 7500/- for those apply between 10:00 am (IST) September 06, 2019 and 11:59 pm (IST) November 05, 2019.


Shortlist and Final Selection

IIM Ahmedabad will announce shortlist for Essay topic submission and Personal Interview on September 17, 2019 for Round 1 and on November 16 for Round 2 applicants.


Shortlisted Candidates have to submit their essays on the given topics by September 28, 2019 and November 26, 2019 for round-I and round-II respectively.


The Personal interview will be held on October 6 & 7, 2019 for Round 1 candidates and on December 1 & 2, 2018 for Round 2 candidates in Delhi, Ahmedabad, Bangalore, London and Newark.


Final selection list will be announced on November 12, 2019 for Round 1 and on December 28, 2019 for Round 2 candidates.


Last Date to Apply: November 05, 2019 (Round 2)

Important Dates
Last date to apply for admission:
November 5, 2019
Cut off accepted:
Not available
Cut off score:
Interview & GD Process
Personal Interview
Seats: 140


Placement 2019

Average Salary: 30,36,000 per annum
Highest Salary: 60,00,000 per annum
Top Recruiters: Accenture, Adani Group, Adidas AG, Amazon, Ericsson, Google, Genpact, HSBC, ICICI Bank, Infosys, McKinsey, Microsoft, OYO, Uber

Placement 2018

Average Salary: 28,48,000 per annum
Highest Salary: 43,03,000 per annum
Top Recruiters: Accenture, Adani, Airtel, Amazon, Capgemini, Genpact, IBM, HCCB, ICICI Bank, KEC, McKinsey, MU Sigma, Persisten Systems, SAP, Telangana Government, Virtusa

Placement 2017

Average Salary: 29,11,000 per annum
Highest Salary: 43,73,000 per annum
Top Recruiters: Ericsson, Goldman Sachs, Microsoft, Virtusa, Zensa, Accenture, Airtel, Amazon, Genpact, Persisten Systems, SAP, DRL, Eli Lilly, L&T, Manipal Group, Dr Reddy’s

Question and Answers

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