Post Graduate Diploma in Management – Executive Management Programme (PGDM-EMP)

MDI Gurgaon: Management Development Institute

Post Graduate Diploma in Management – Executive Management Programme (PGDM-EMP)
Course Type:
Executive MBA/PGDM
Tuition Fee:
INR 9,73,000
36 Months

Admission 2020 : Apply Now

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Course Highlights

MDI’s PGDM (EMP) is a rigorous, demanding and relevant programme for the working executives who have no prior exposure to formal management education. It attracts participants from the corporate world in the National Capital Region. It is approved by AICTE, Government of India and is accredited by Association of MBAs (AMBA), UK.

  • The Programme learning goals are Value Based Education, Global Management Perspective, Analytical and Integrative Thinking, Leadership Orientation, Functional Competency
  • The 3 year, 9 terms PGDM (EMP) provides flexibility to the students. They are permitted to drop a term(s) and may also opt to complete the programme on fast track basis subject to prior intimation/ approval
  • However, all the remaining courses/dissertation work are to be completed within a maximum time limit of five years from the date of joining
  • The pedagogy is a balanced mix of lectures, group discussions, presentations, case analyses, simulation exercises, business games, field visits and project work
  • The programme also integrates the use of technology with the learning of basic principles in different functional areas of management
  • The participants get the opportunity of interacting with eminent academics, policy makers and industry leaders who delve into the current business and policy issues
  • In the first year the classes are held on three days every week - Friday, Saturday and Sunday.
  • In second year classes are held throughout the week and for an individual the class schedule depends on the electives chosen by him/her
  • Classes are held in the evenings from 6.30 PM to 9.45 PM on weekdays, consisting of two sessions of 90 minutes each and from 10.00 AM to 1.15 PM and from 2.00 PM to 5.15 PM on Sundays, four sessions of 90 minutes duration; with a lunch break from 1.15 PM to 2.00 PM
  • On successful completion of the programme, a student is awarded Post-Graduate Diploma in Management (Executive Management Programme), which has the approval of the All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE), Government of India
Exams Taken
GMAT | Other Entrance Exams
Work Experience
Not Applicable
Admissions Process


  • - Minimum 3-year Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent in any discipline recognized by the Association of Indian Universities/AICTE
  • - Minimum 50% marks in 10th, 12th, and Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent CGPA
  • - Minimum 2 years of post-qualification executive work experience (excluding stipendiary/training period) as on 30th September, 2019 for October 2019 Batch
  • - Managers/Executives of Private, Public, and Government Undertakings and State and Central Government Departments are eligible to apply
  • - Entrepreneurs from family businesses are also eligible to apply

How to Apply

  • - Apply online by visiting MDI website
  • - Make online payment of Rs 3000/- (Incl. of 18% GST) using Credit/Debit card/Net Banking as application fee

Selection Process & Session Commencement

  • - The PGDM (EMP) is offered twice a year (viz. April and October)
  • - The selection would be based on a MDI Test (conducted by MDI in MDI Campus, Gurgaon) /GMAT/CAT
  • - The candidate with a valid CAT and GMAT score is not required to appear in the MDI written test
  • - All applicants/candidates will be required to appear for personal interview held at MDI Gurgaon campus on September 1, 2019 (Tentatively) for the October 2019 Batch
  • - Successful candidates will be intimated of their final selection individually and through MDI website
  • - The selected candidates will have to pay the first instalment of fee by the given deadline, failing which their offer of admission would be forfeited, without any further intimation
  • - The classes will start from September 27, 2019 (Friday) for the October Batch

Last Date to Apply: August 23, 2019

Important Dates
Interview & GD Process
Personal Interview
Seats: Not available

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