IMT, Ghaziabad – One Year full Time MBA (Post Graduate Diploma in Management / PGDM Executive)

One Year MBA / PGDM Executive at IMT Ghaziabad

  • Name of the B-School: Institute of Management Technology
  • Name of the program: One Year Post Graduate Diploma in Management (PGDM Executive)

Course Overview

  • Course duration: 15 Months
  • Course type: Full Time, Residential
  • Start date: January 2020, July 2020
  • Location: Rajnagar, Ghaziabad, UP, India


Indian Institute of management (IMT) holds the dual accreditation of:



  • IMT, Ghaziabad has been ranked 12th overall in MBA Universe B School ranking 2018-19
  • IMT, Ghaziabad has been ranked in SUPER LEAGUE 2 in Business Standard B School ranking 2018
  • IMT, Ghaziabad has been ranked 12th Overall and 5th in private in India Today B School ranking 2018

What is PGDM Executive at IMT Ghaziabad?

As per the B-School, the PGDM (Executive) is a full-time AICTE approved and AACSB accredited 15-month Program in the nature of an accelerated MBA designed specifically for high-performing professionals with work experience. Primarily aimed at grooming Experienced Executives for a General Management role in the Functional Domain with a Global Orientation and service focus; the Program is designed with six distinct modules, namely, foundation, functional, internationalization, customization, integration, and dissertation. The Program brings a global perspective to the participants by developing close associations with leading business schools across the world. Hence, the Program includes a 4-6 week Global Career Accelerator (GCA), with specific customization focus, at one of IMTs European Partners. The contents of the Program blend in components of knowledge, skills, and attitude with cutting edge courses like Design Thinking, Cross-Cultural Business Negotiations, Data Modelling, Execution, Critical Thinking, to name a few. There are specific workshops with objective of skill building, like six sigma and project management, in line with career objective of the participants. The participants are also exposed to personal growth lab and an assessment center that is targeted towards understanding self and ensures a better self-appreciation for the areas of strength and development.

Why PGDM Executive course at Ghaziabad?

According to IMT, PGDM Executive course is

  • A full-time residential Program taught by the best of faculty and industry practitioners
  • Strong Industry and Alumni Interface
  • A unique course on contemporary issues in management offered by leading industry practitioners allowing participants an opportunity to debate and discuss the current issues that managers and leaders are occupied with
  • Based on the philosophy of ‘Knowing by Doing’ the Program architecture has an outcome-centered Elements of Knowledge, Skills, and Attitude are built into the Program through various courses, workshops, simulations, field projects and experiential learning social immersions

Class profile

  • Number of students: 138
  • Average GMAT Score: 700
  • Average GRE Score: 323
  • Average work experience: 6.5
  • Average Age 29 Years
  • Men/ Women Ratio: N/A

Functional Diversity

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Industry Diversity

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Eligibility Criteria (2018-2019)

As per the B-School, eligibility criteria for the PGDM Executive course is as follows:

  • Graduate in any discipline with at min 50% marks in aggregate, and around five years work experience after graduation as on September 30, 2019.
  • Test Score(s) Considered CAT 2015 – 2018 / XAT 2016 – 2019 Or GMAT taken after September 1, 2014.

Dates and deadlines

Online Applications OpenMarch 12, 2019
Online Applications CloseJune 30, 2019
Commencement of ProgrammeOctober, 2019


Admission Process 2019-20 Batch

According to the B-School, admission process for 2019-20 batch is as follows:

  1. Apply to IMT’s PGDM (Executive) Programme, an applicant must complete the online Application Form
  2. On the Application Form the candidate must provide educational qualifications, contact details, work experience etc. and at least one of the following: registration number for : CAT 2015 – 2018 / XAT 2016 – 2019 Or GMAT taken after September 1, 2014
  3. After completing the Application Form, the applicant can make online payments.
  4. Candidates meeting the criteria will be short-listed for Interviews
  5. Applicants may submit any one of test scores CAT 2015 – 2018 / XAT 2016 – 2019 Or GMAT taken after September 1, 2014
  6. Applicants can also submit more than one test score. IMT will consider the best score before making the final admit offer
  7. In case you are taking your GMAT post filling up the online application, you can inform the Admissions team via email to [email protected] or  [email protected] by attaching scanned copy of your score card by July 25, 2019
  8. Application will be shortlisted for further process on the basis of your scores plus your overall application credentials. This entails your school and college grades, your work experience (quantity & quality), leadership and managerial potential, extra-curricular activities and motivation to do a business management program
  9. Short-listed applicants will be called for an interview round at IMT Ghaziabad

Selection process

As per the B-School, admission to the PGDM (Executive) program requires score(s) obtained in CAT / XAT/GMAT, Leadership Potential Test followed by interview process.

Fees and financing







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Admission offer

July 30 201915 March 2020Total
Admission Fee10,00010,000
Registration Fee40,00040,000
Academic Fee6,47,0005,75,00012,22,000**
Group Insurance7,5007,500
Publications & Membership5,5005,500
Caution Money15,00015,000
** Includes Rs. 4,50,000 as charges for International Immersion(Fee and Travel)

* Fee is subject to change.


As per IMT Ghaziabad, they witnessed their most successful round of placements yet with the largest batch passing out of the campus this year. An extra-ordinary line-up of some of the best companies ensured that IMT had successful placements. A lot of previous records were smashed as a bevy of world-renowned companies queued up to offer some enviable offers. While the highest international package was of Rs. 57.40 lacs, the top 50 students took home an average of Rs. 20 lacs. The overall average of the entire batch increased to approximately Rs. 12.6 lacs. The Institute’s popularity among corporates was instrumental as nearly 40 new companies forged partnerships and recruited from the campus for the first time. These new associations got us 89 more offers. The batch received job offers from a variety of sectors such as FMCG, Consulting, Market Research, Engineering Industries, Projects, Pharmaceutical, IT & ITeS, BFSI, Telecom, Automotive, Energy & Power, Retail etc. The students have been recruited for various roles in Investment Banking and Advisory Services, Risk Management, Project Management, Business Consultant, Wealth Management, Strategy and Business Development, IT Process Management, Business Analysts, Product Management, Relationship Managers, Business Managers, Rating Analyst, Research Associates, Roles in Global Operations, Commercial Banking, Pre-Sales/Sales, Management Trainees just to name a few.

Top recruiters

  • Bank of America
  • Deloitte
  • Loreal Paris
  • Google
  • Pepsi
  • Britannia

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