Working Executives and Business Owners
Jamshedpur : XLRI – Xavier School of Management in India announces admission to the ‘Post-Graduate Diploma in Business Management (PGDM-BM) Program for Working Executives & Business Owners’ for the batch 2014 to 2017.
The three year, part-time, evening programme, approved by AICTE, imparts the rigor of a full-time programme through 900 plus hours of class room interaction, but spread over 3 academic years to accommodate the time-constraints of a working executive or a business owner.
It allows the working professionals, who are willing to stretch out a bit, to acquire the highest quality management education while continuing with their current work.
The last date of receipt of application with payments is February 28, 2014. The written examination is to take place on March 16 and the interviews are to happen from April 6 to 20, 2014.
Fr. E Abraham S.J., Director of XLRI commented on the announcement “The programme has been designed to facilitate two-way learning; thus, while participating in the programme, the students can get many opportunities to apply the conceptual insights gained in the classroom to their respective workplace on a day-to-day basis.
The programme also attempts to balance the work-life pressures and classroom-learning rigour for students by scheduling the class timings during late evenings and weekends, thereby providing breaks in-between terms, and reducing academic work-load during financial year endings”.
The fees of the programme amounts to Rs. 9.5 lakhs, is payable in installments as decided by the institute.
The classes are scheduled to commence from the 3rd week of May, 2014.
“Although we are in business for quite some time but we mostly remain in our narrow silos of managing operations and sometime have a skewed vision of business and world around us.
This course offers excellent learning opportunity in all aspects of business. We get exposed to various new practices that are being innovated or adapted in the industry- be it in financial management, operation management or any other field.
We also get opportunity of learning from our peers from different industries having varied background and vast experience.
Faculties from the institute have enriched our journey of learning by virtue of their experience and excellence”, said Ms. Adity Ganguly, Head, Process Technology Group, Tata Steel and student of PGDM-BM programme (2012-15 batch).
“XLRI has provided me with an opportunity to inculcate innovative and strategic thinking. It has broadened my mind to different perspective in business which will help me to take on the big fish in this competitive environment.
It has further given me the confidence and conviction to venture out and take risks and become a successful entrepreneur” said Pankaj Kumar Singh, Entrepreneur- M/s K.I. Agro Products & M/s K Impression and student of PGDM-BM programme (2012-15 batch).