Course Structure of PGPMX Course of IIM Indore 

Academic knowledge is imparted through 2 types of course modules:

Core Courses

Elective courses

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 Term2nd Term3rd Term
Communication in an Organizational ContextBusiness Ethics and CSRFinancial Management
Cost AccountingDecision AnalysisGlobal Sourcing
Financial AccountingDesign ThinkingLegal Aspects of Business
Marketing Management – IFinancial System and ResourcesLeading and Managing Change
Management Perspectives on Information SystemsLeadership and VisioningLogical Thinking Process
Microeconomics for ManagersMarketing Management – IISocial Media Marketing
Operations ManagementMacroeconomic Environment and PolicyStrategic Human Resource Management
Perspectives on Individual DimensionsPerspectives on Group DimensionsStrategic 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
CommunicationInformation SystemsOrganizational Behavior & HRM
EconomicsMarketingHumanities and Social Sciences
Finance & AccountingOperations ManagementStrategic 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
FinanceManagement CommunicationQuantitative Methods
Financial AccountingMathematics for ManagementSpreadsheet 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.

 Case Writing

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.




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