Course Structure of PGPMX Course of IIM Indore
Academic knowledge is imparted through 2 types of course modules:
Core Courses are offered in 1st year (Term 1 to Term 3) and compulsory for all the students. They provide the students the basic conceptual knowledge, analytical skills, circumstantial understanding, and overall outlook, which work as the base for the PGPMX course.
The elective course modules are offered in the 2nd year (from term 4 to term 6) and provide the students an extensive understanding of the various functional areas and empower them to specialize in the field of their interest.
Core Course Modules
|1st Term||2nd Term||3rd Term|
|Communication in an Organizational Context||Business Ethics and CSR||Financial Management|
|Cost Accounting||Decision Analysis||Global Sourcing|
|Financial Accounting||Design Thinking||Legal Aspects of Business|
|Marketing Management – I||Financial System and Resources||Leading and Managing Change|
|Management Perspectives on Information Systems||Leadership and Visioning||Logical Thinking Process|
|Microeconomics for Managers||Marketing Management – II||Social Media Marketing|
|Operations Management||Macroeconomic Environment and Policy||Strategic Human Resource Management|
|Perspectives on Individual Dimensions||Perspectives on Group Dimensions||Strategic Management – II|
|Strategic Management – I|
Elective Course Modules:
In the 2nd year of the program, candidates can choose elective courses as per their interest. List of the elective courses offered in the PGPMX program is:
|List of the Elective modules offered|
|Communication||Information Systems||Organizational Behavior & HRM|
|Economics||Marketing||Humanities and Social Sciences|
|Finance & Accounting||Operations Management||Strategic Management|
Important Note: At least 40% of the participants of the batch should select a course in order to be included in the curriculum.
International Immersion Program:
The International Immersion Program (IIP), the necessary and mandatory module of the 2nd year of the PGPMX program. The students undergo this 5 day module at an International partnered Institute or university. The aim of this IIP module is to provide the exposure to the students about the top business practices around the world.
Important Note: No additional program fee will be charged. However, cost of travel, accommodation, and meals, etc. have to be borne by participants.
Online Preparatory Courses (Bridge courses):
As soon as candidates accept the admission offer and pay their commitment fee, they will be given the access of the online bridge or preparatory course modules. And on the successful completion of these modules, students will earn the credits.
|Preparatory Courses Modules|
|Finance||Management Communication||Quantitative Methods|
|Financial Accounting||Mathematics for Management||Spreadsheet Modeling|
Capstone Course Module
The focus of this module is to help the candidates absorb what they have learned throughout the 2 years. This module provides the candidates an opportunity to impart the knowledge and skills gained in the program to the real-life circumstances.
As a part of important pedagogical tool, this method is used by faculties in course delivery. With the help of the method, the students are exposed to live circumstances of decision making uncertainties in business. Via active & inclusive class room interaction, the faculty helps the students with the possible solutions and framework, by applying the related theories.
Students will be required to write & present the business case, in the last term of the program, under the mentorship of the faculty based the real world circumstance involving the real peoples, in real business environment with real data.