Great Lakes Chennai, Great Lakes Institute of Management

Great Lakes Chennai logo
Great Lakes Chennai logo

Address: Campus East Coast Road, Manamai
Village ThirukazhukundramTaluk
Chengalpattu District Tamil Nadu – 603102
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Great Lakes Chennai Campus
Great Lakes Chennai Campus

Great Lakes Chennai, Great Lakes Institute of Management

PGDM College Chennai Great Lakes Chennai
Date of Establishment 2004
Affiliation All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE)
Course Offered
  • Post Graduate Programme in Management (PGPM)
  • Post Graduate Diploma in Management (PGDM)
Duration  2 Years – Fulltime
Director Dr. Bala V. Balachandran
  • Finance
  • Marketing
  • Human Resources
  • Operations

Great Lakes Chennai Ranking

Great Lakes Chennai Ranking
  • OUTLOOK 3rd in one year Programs (2018)
  • Business today 7th among private B-Schools in India (2018)
  • Nirf 16th among business Schools in India (2018)
  • Business India 9th in Top B-schools (2017)
Entrance Exam GMAT / CAT / XAT  / CMAT
Cut off 50 Percentile in Entrance Exams

Great Lakes Chennai Fees Structure 2024-26

PGDM Academic Fees Indian Student (in INR)
Tuition & Academic Fee Rs.8,40,000/-
Program Fee Rs.4,70,000/-
Other Charges Indian Student (in INR)
Housing and Food Charges Rs.5,50,000/-
Caution Deposit (Refundable) Rs.10,000/-
Alumni Subscription Rs.5,000/-
Great Lakes Chennai Fees Structure Total Fees Rs.18,75,000/-
Fees Inclusion Tuition and Examination Fees, Value Added, Industrial Visits Personality Development Program and all.
Hostel Fees


Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent (10 + 2 + 3) in any discipline with minimum of 50% aggregate marks from a recognized Indian or foreign university.
(45% for reserved category)
Application Shortlisting
  • Applicant’s academic record.
  • work experience.
  • scores in Management Test.
  • Performance in Admission Procedure.
Admission Procedure Aptitude Test + Group Discussion + Personal Interview + Written Test
Great Lakes Chennai fees and Scholarships Yes Available
Documents required
  • 10th and 12th Marks sheets.
  • Graduation Marks sheets (All the Semesters / Years)
  • Transfer Certificate (TC).
  • Migration Certificate.
  • Provisional Degree Certificate (PDC).
  • Entrance Exam Score card.
  • Caste Certificate / Income Certificate (If claiming any exemption)
  • 6 Passport Size photographs.
Seats  (Intake) 120
Admission Confirmation Admissions would be final only after the payment of  requisite fee along with security deposit (as mentioned in the admission offer letter)
GD/PI Cities Amritsar, Bangalore, Belgaum, Bhopal, Bhubaneshwar, Chandigarh, Chennai, Coimbatore, Dehradun, Delhi, Gangtok, Solan, Guwahati, Gwalior, Hyderabad, Indore, Jabalapur, Jaipur, Jammu, Kochi, Kolkata, Kota, Lucknow, Mumbai,
Refund Policy Fee refund policy is as per the guidelines laid down by the AICTE.

Campus Facilities

Wi Fi enabled campus Yes
Cafeteria Yes
Computer Lab 100+ desktops computers
Auditorium 500-seater
Amphitheatre Yes
Hostel In campus (hygienic separate boys & girls hostel accommodation)
Seminar Hall 200-seater seminar hall
Technology enabled Classrooms LCD projector, audio with AC.
Language Lab Yes
Library Text books, reference books, student project reports, conference proceedings, faculty development program materials
Indoor & outdoor sports  24×7 gymnasium, has playgrounds and facilities for indoor sports, Yoga.
Bloomberg Terminal Available
Alma Connect 3500+  alumni are closely associated with the Institute

Great Lakes Chennai Average Package

Summer Training 12 weeks
Average Package Rs. 11 LPA
No of placements Companies 300+ leading companies
Highest package Rs. 21.5 LPA
Placements Profiles Investment Banking, Equity Research, Commercial Credit, Corporate Finance, Business Analysis, Digital Marketing, Channel Management, Retail Management, Business Analysis, Generalist HR, Recruitment & Section
Sectors Financial Services, Banking, Insurance, Consumer Durables, FMCG, Retail, E-commerce, Manufacturing, BFSI, IT & ITES,

Placements Domains

  • Business Analytics
  • Pre-Sales
  • Financial Research Analysts
  • Corporate Finance
  • Fixed Income Securities
  • Investment Banking
  • Equity Advisory & Research
  • Business Consulting
  • Process Quality Management
  • Commercial Credit
  • Channel Management
  • Retail Management
  • Digital Marketing
  • Wipro
  • Business Analysts
  • HR Generalist
  • Recruitment
  • Training & Development
  • Media Sales
Placements (Few Recruiters)
  • Airtel
  • Cognizant
  • Dell
  • Deloitte
  • DHFL
  • eClerx
  • HCL
  • HDFC Bank
  • HSBC
  • Info Edge (India) Ltd.
  • ITC
  • Lotte
  • Nestle
  • Novartis
  • Shopclues.Com
  • StandardChartered