• Name of the B-School: MDI, Gurgaon
  • Name of the course: PGDM (Executive Management Program)

Executive MBA at MDI Gurgaon– Know More Details About MBA Executive Program At MDI Gurgaon

Course overview

  • Course Duration: 3 Years
  • Course Type: Executive MBA, Classes on Friday, Saturday and Sunday
  • Course Start date: N/A
  • Location: Gurgaon, Haryana, India




Executive MBA at MDI Gurgaon ranks among the top 8 B schools in India.

What is an Executive MBA at MDI Gurgaon?

AS per the B-School, their Post Graduate Diploma in Management (Executive Management Program) is a rigorous, demanding, and relevant program 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.

Who is this course for?

As per the B-School, this program is targeted at working executives and entrepreneurs who have not had an opportunity to get exposed to the latest managerial tools and techniques through formal in-class interaction. Apart from filling this gap, it also equips managers for assuming higher responsibilities and enables them to perform more efficiently and effectively in the context of the changing domestic and international business environment.

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Class profile



The eligibility criteria as per the B-School is as follows:

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.


An applicant should have:

    • A minimum of 3-year Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent in any discipline recognized by the Association of Indian Universities/AICTE,
    • A minimum of 50% marks in 10th, 12th, and Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent CGPA, and
    • A minimum of 3 years of post-qualification executive work experience (excluding stipendiary/training period) as on 31 March 2020 for April 2020 Batch and 30th September 2020 for October 2020 Batch

Admission process

As per the B-School, the Post Graduate Program in Management (Part-time) is currently offered twice a year (viz. April and October). The selection would be based on an Executive at MDI Gurgaon Test (conducted by MDI in MDI Campus, Gurgaon) /GMAT / CAT. The candidate with a valid CAT and GMAT score are not required to appear in the MDI written test.

All applicants/candidates will also be required to appear for the personal interview held at MDI Gurgaon campus on February 16, 2020 (Tentatively) for April 2020 Batch and September 6, 2020 (Tentatively) for the October 2020 Batch.

Through the MDI Test

The candidates will have to appear for an MDI written test to be conducted by MDI in its Gurgaon Campus. This test is on similar lines/of the same pattern as the Common Admission Test (CAT). The Executive at MDI  Gurgaon test will have sections on quantitative ability, logical reasoning, and English language skills. The tentative dates for the MDI Test are February 16, 2020 (Sunday) for April 2020 Batch and September 6, 2020 (Sunday) for the October 2020 Batch.

Through CAT – 2019

The Common Admission Test (CAT-2019) is conducted by the IIMs on Sunday, November 24, 2019. Applicants must refer to the CAT Advertisement for further details.

Through GMAT

If the applicant is applying through GMAT, the GMAT score should have a validity of 5 years with reference to the closing date of April & October 2020 batch respectively.

Online Application Process

As per the B-School, applicants have to apply online by visiting MDI website https://www.mdi.ac.in. Online registration will be open from Tuesday, December 03, 2019, to Thursday, February 6 2020 for April 2020 batch and from Tuesday, June 2, 2020, to Thursday, August 27, 2020, for October 2020 batch. Candidates have to make an online payment of Rs 3000/- (Incl. of 18% GST) using Credit/Debit card/Net Banking.

Dates and deadlines

MDI Information Brochure along with Application Form available fromTuesday, December 03, 2019 to Thursday, February 6, 2020
Last Date of submission of Application Form at MDIThursday, February 6, 2020
Personal InterviewSunday, February 16, 2020
Induction Program (Tentative)Sunday, April 7, 2020
Class Commencement (Tentative)Friday, March 27, 2020
Weekly Class days during First YearFriday, Saturday, Sunday

Fee Structure

As per the B-School, fee structure for this course is as follows:

Nomenclature of FeesPGPM (Part-Time)
1st Year2nd Year3rd Year
Tuition FeesRs 2,20,000Rs 2,50,000Rs 2,80,000
Boarding ChargesNANANA
Lodging ChargesNANANA
Learning Material FeesRs33,334Rs33,333Rs33,333
Students ActivitiesRs8,334Rs8,333Rs8,333
Library FeeRs20,000Rs20,000Rs20,000
Alumni FeeRs13,000--
Security DepositRs25,000--
TotalRs 3,19,668Rs 3,11,666Rs 3,41,666
Grand Total (3 Years)Rs 9,73,000

Schedule of Payments PGDM (EMP) – 2020 (April)

InstallmentsAmount (in Rs.)

Course Structure

As per the B-School, the three-year (spread over nine terms) Post Graduate Program in Management (Executive Management Program) is a very rigorous academic program. Each year is split into four terms (of 3-months each). Each term is of 12-weeks duration which includes two weeks for examinations (mid-term & end-term). In order to provide flexibility to the students, they are permitted to drop a term(s) and may also opt to complete the program on fast track basis subject to prior intimation/ approval. However, they would be required to complete all the remaining courses/dissertation work within a maximum time limit of five years from the date of joining (subject to their having paid all the fee installments as applicable). In such cases, the fee payable subsequent to their re-joining/joining back will be that applicable to the batch in which they are joining the term. Re-registration fee will also be levied in such cases.



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