Post Graduate Diploma in Management (PGDM WExR)

Three-year part-time AICTE approved and AACSB accredited programme for Working Professionals.

About Programme

PGDM – Working Executive Regular Weekend of IMT Ghaziabad is not a distance learning program or a correspondence program. This program is distinctively designed for the working executives, entrepreneurs and professionals. The programme is indoctrinated to give the conceptual skills, communication skills, business and management skills with a focus on developing business leaders and change agents who should be ready to take the leadership roles after the completion of the programme. The programme provides unique advantage of learning while you work.

The three-year part-time Post-Graduate Diploma in Management (PGDM- WExR) was started by the Institute in 1981 and is approved by All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE). The programme is accredited by AACSB (The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business), USA. The programme is aimed at providing opportunities to working professionals to take up formal management education while pursuing their jobs in order to gain knowledge and build on management skills, and, to develop them into more effective managers in the industry. It intends to create managerial competencies in working professionals.

The program gives flexibility to the working executives. The classes will be held only twice a week at IMT GHAZIABAD CAMPUS: Saturday – 3.00 PM to 9.15 PM; and Sunday – 10.00 AM to 5.15 PM. The participants have also the flexibility to complete the programme within five years of joining, in case he or she has to take a break due to professional or family commitments.

“Today, only a small number of working professionals can discontinue their careers and spare two years for pursuing full-time MBA programme. PGDM (WExR) is the best option as it provides them the opportunity to pursue their jobs and take up formal management education with same rigour as that of full time MBA programme, “says Dr. Nitin Sachdeva, Chairperson of the PGDM WExR programmes at IMT. The programme is different from distance learning management programmes and is at par with the regular PGDM programs in terms of academic content, coverage, duration and rigour.

Programme Objectives

The programme aims at providing following objectives to working professionals:

  • Build a managerial perspective on issues and problems in the different functional areas of management while pursuing their jobs.
  • To help participants, through case studies and practical inputs, relating their experiences to the theoretical knowledge.
  • To develop greater knowledge of tools and techniques in management domain and to be able to relate it to the strategy of the organization.
  • To develop analytical and decision making skills in order to deal effectively in the industry.
  • To inculcate values and ethics and a broader understanding of sustainable social initiatives.

Programme Highlights

  • Program boasts on more than two decades of existence and have alumni base in the industry.
  • Only PGDM WExR program which is AACSB (The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business), USA accredited in the National Capital Region (NCR).
  • Cluster based program delivery. Two courses will be running parallel in one go. The trimester will be balanced to complete the clusters.
  • Focus on necessary managerial skills to transform the participants into business leaders.
  • Program design is based on Knowledge, Skills and Attitude (KSA) Framework.
  • Focus on the Contemporary issues in management by top industry practitioners.
  • Industry inputs in the program contents delivery.
  • Focus on Attitudes and Skill building for managerial positions.
  • Developing your own personal brand


  • Fundamentals and practical orientation in the form of case studies, role plays, brainstorming exercises, projects and games.
  • Simulations
  • Industry interactions
  • Classroom discussions
  • Field visits
  • Peer learning through group work

The course demands meticulous academic work on the part of students, with facilitation from highly qualified and accomplished core IMT faculty along with inputs from industry.


The candidate should have Bachelor’s Degree in any discipline with 2 years of work experience after graduation (one year in case of Post -Graduation or those with professional qualification).

Selection Criteria

The admission process of PGDM WExR is focused on selecting candidates who have the managerial potential and have an attitude to grow up in the corporate ladder. So each candidate will be evaluated on the different parameters which are as follows:

  1. Application to the programme
  2. Written essay on a business situation/economic situation
  3. Personal interview

Application Fee

An application fee of Rs. 2000 will be charged per candidate. The charged application fee will make you eligible to write the essay and appear in the interview.

Programme Fee & Payment Schedule

The PGDM WExR program fee is Rs. 6, 00,000. The payment schedule of the fee is as follows:

Sr. No. Fee Item Payable by Amount
1. Admission Fee On receiving admission offer Rs. 1,00,000
2. Instalment I September 15, 2018 Rs. 1,30,000
3. Instalment II February 28, 2019 Rs. 1,30,000
4. Instalment III November 30, 2019 Rs. 60,000
5. Instalment IV February 28, 2020 Rs. 60,000
6. Instalment V November 30, 2020 Rs. 60,000
7. Instalment VI February 28, 2021 Rs. 60,000

Programme Fee & Payment Schedule

The PGDM WExR program fee is Rs. 6, 00,000. The payment schedule of the fee is as follows:


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