Great Lakes, Chennai – One Year Full Time MBA (Post Graduate Program in Management/PGPM)

Name of the program

One Year Post Graduate Program In Management

Format & Duration

1 Year Full Time Residential MBA


Great Lakes has received the prestigious AMBA (Association of MBAs), UK accreditation for its flagship one year fast track MBA program – PGPM

Key Rankings

Great Lakes programs are consistently ranked among the top 5 Management programs in the country. The PGPM is ranked 3rd by Outlook (2018) and 4th by Business world (2017)


Professionals/ Entrepreneurs with 2+ years of full time work experience are eligible for the program.

Placements Data (Approx)

The average CTC of the batch stood at 13.1 Lakhs p.a. and the highest domestic CTC offered was 29 Lakhs p.a.

Admission Process 2019-20 Batch

Admissions are closed for PGPM 2019-20 at Chennai Campus.

Admission Calender 2019

Issue of application
starts from
4th July, 2018
Last date of submission
for First Cycle
30th November, 2018
Last date of submission
for Second Cycle
31st January, 2019


  • Candidates meeting the eligibility criteria can apply to Great Lakes Institute of Management by completing an online form
  • Candidates can choose to apply by any of the following methods:
  • Visit the website and fill in the online application form after making a payment of INR 2,000. Candidates have the option of either applying to Great Lakes, Chennai and Great Lakes, Gurgaon campuses separately or for both the campuses through the common application form by selecting the appropriate option in the registration form
  • Make a payment of INR 2,000 at IMS centers and procure a coded number key for applying online
  • Purchase the application form from the Great Lakes Offices in Chennai
  • The eventual application process is online for all candidates
  • Candidates have to provide the official email-id of the recommender. The recommendation letter will be collected from the final selected students’ recommenders and it must be submitted online

Class Profile

Average total work experience: 3 Years 3 months

International work experience: 1 Year 11 months

Average Age as 25 Years

50+ industries represented

400+ Future Business Leaders

  • 14 (10.14%) have obtained their degree(s) from outside their home country
  • 32 (23.19%) have a higher qualification (Professional, Masters) than bachelors
  • 119 (86.23%) are engineers
  • 38 (27.54%) have graduated from IIT/NITs

Men/ Women Ratio : 28% of class  are women students

Fees, financing and scholarships

(in INR)
International Student 
(in US$)
Tuition & Academic Fee 996000 20000
Program Fee 567000 11500
Total Fees 1563000 31500
(in INR)
International Student 
(in US$)
Accommodation (Single AC room) 224000 5000
Food 92000 2000
OTHERS Indian Student
(in INR)
International Student 
(in US$)
Caution Deposit (Refundable) 10000 300
Alumni Subscription 5000 100


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