Post Graduate Programme in Management (PGPX) at IIM Ahmedabad

IIM Ahmedabad PGPX
IIM Ahmedabad PGPX

Indian Institute of Management (New Campus)
Vastrapur, Ahmedabad 380015 Gujarat India
Tel: +91-79-7152 4449,4417 Email:

Post Graduate Programme in Management (PGPX) for Executives.

Post Graduate Programme in Management for Executives
Chairperson (2020)Professor Viswanath Pingali
IIMA MottoVidya Viniyogad Vikasah (development through application of knowledge)
Duration1 year Full Time Residential Program
SpecialisationsGeneral Management

IIM Ahmedabad PGPX Advantages

  • World Class Faculty and Research: With a combination of experience and talent, faculty creates top-notch Course & cutting-edge research that influence businesses around the Globe.
  • Agility & Resilience: The intensity of a one-year programme equips students with the ability to multitask, react to changes and tackle complex situations
  • Peer Learning: The peer group study will be from diverse set of industries and roles that enriches the case discussions with multiple industry and functional perspectives.
  • Life in Campus: Student-driven placement process, business fests and special interest groups/clubs.
  • Access to a strong network of IIMA alumni: 30,000+ alumni network including 1200+ One Year MBA (PGPX)
PedagogyThe case method of learning, Case discussions are supplemented with lectures, seminars, games, role plays, industrial visits, and group exercise, simulation exercises, role plays, meditation, outdoor field trips, international
immersion, projects and written assignments.
  • Bachelor Degree or equivalent.
  • A valid GMAT/GRE score.
  • Age of 25 years as on 31 March of the Applying Year.
  • Minimum 4 years of full time work experience after completion of graduation.
Admission ProcessGMAT  and a personal interview (Offline or Online)
IIM Ahmedabad Cut offupside of 700 in GMAT
FeesINR 28,00,000 (INR Twenty Eight Lacs) + cost of International Immersion Programme (IIP)( INR 2.5 to 3.5 lakh) + Caution Money INR 35,000 or INR 70,000.

Fees Inclusions

Tuition fees, books and course materials, accommodation, food charges and other service facilities such as library, computing, network changes etc
ScholarshipsYes, Available the PGPX programme has instituted five (5) interest waiver scholarships on merit basis which will work as interest waived on bank loan taken by student (for the programme fee) for a year. Maximum amount for the scholarship can go up to 3 Lakhs.
Selection Criteria
  • Positive Personality: Bright, enthusiastic and aspirational
  • Academic capability: Academic performance, GMAT/GRE scores
  • Business acumen: Past professional experience, future potential/plans
  • Leadership potential: Experience in handling teams, leadership qualities
RankingRanked among top-7 in the world on Financial Times Career Progression category.
“Best Managment Institute” in India – MHRD’s National Institutional Ranking Framwork (NIRF)
International Immersion Programme (IIP) Institutes
  • The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
  • ESCP Europe Business School, Paris Campus
  • Warwick Business School, University of Warwick, UK
  • Peking University, China
  • ESADE Business School, Spain
IIP Duration2 Weeks.
Essential Documents
  • Medical Health Insurance
  • Medical Fitness Certificate
  • Passport
  • Letter of Sabbatical or Relieving Letter
Class of 20-21
  • Participants: 140
  • Average age: 32 years
  • Females: 28%
  • Average work experience: 9 years
  • Students with at least 1 year of international
  • work experience: 29%
  • Average GMAT Score ~ 690


Classroomstate of the art amphitheater styled air conditioned classrooms
ProjectorsOver head Projectors
Study RoomsSyndicate rooms for 6-10 Students of each study group
MealsBoth Vegetarian and non-vegetarian meals
SportsBoth Indoor & Outdoor Games, recreation activities and gymnasium
Student Activity Block (SAB)lounge, gymnasium, snacks counter, indoor games (caroms, chess) facilities, dance pit, etc
Medical FacilityDispensary on the campus with resident doctors.
ParkingYes available
BanksBranch of the State Bank of India with  Few other banks ATM Available
Recruitment SectorsBanking, consulting, energy, financial
services, information technology, manufacturing, logistics and diversified business groups.
Placement Process TimeDecember to March.
Placement LevelsMiddle and Senior management Level


  • Abbott India
  • AB InBev
  • Accenture
  • Adani Group
  • Adidas AG
  • Airtel
  • Amazon
  • Aditya Birla
  • Bank of America
  • Capgemini
  • Citi
  • Deloitte
  • Dr. Reddy’s
  • Danaher
  • EY
  • FinIQ
  • Gartner
  • Goldman Sachs
  • Hindustan Coca-Cola
  • Beverages Private Limited
  • Honeywell
  • IBM
  • ICICI Bank
  • Hexagon
  • Infosys
  • RPG Group
  • Larsen & Toubro
  • Optum
  • Mastercard
  • McKinsey
  • Microsoft
  • Mu Sigma
  • Mytrah Energy
  • NEC
  • NISG
  • Oracle
  • Praxis Global
  • PWC
  • Snapdeal
  • Schindler
  • Shell
  • Stryker
  • Udaan
  • Visionet
  • NPCL
  • Vodafone
  • Zensar

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