UGC Approved Programmes

About the Programme

PGDM is the most sought after programme of AIMA-Centre for Management Education in Distance Mode. It is widely acclaimed for its strong curriculum in the industry and academic circles. It is designed not only to impart the knowledge of core subjects such as Accounting, Economics, Finance and Marketing but also lays special stress on developing skills and competencies through exposure to real business situations in the form of case studies. AIMA leverages its close linkages with the industry to assess emerging needs and factor them on to its programme.


  • To prepare Graduates for Management Career through AIMA's unique blend of quality and flexibility.
  • To enable working professionals rise in their organisations.
  • To facilitate change of career to managerial and business arena.
  • The programme is designed to develop conceptual knowledge and behavioural skills in students who continue to work in industry, government or other organisations.

For Whom:

  • Working Graduates.
  • Professionals such as Engineers/CA/CFA/ICWA/ Technologists.
  • Fresh Graduates who wish to combine their study with work. Also the programme me can be pursued as an add-on in any other specialsed stream of education.
  • Defence Personnel.

Salient features of the programme

  • AIMA's Post Graduate Diploma in Management is approved by UGC-Distance Education Bureau, Govt. of India.
  • Focused, short term, relevant, sectoral programme s aimed at giving distinct career advantage.
  • Contemporary course curriculum recognised by Industry.
  • Teaching based on case studies to build and strengthen decision-making and analytical skills.
  • All India reputation of AIMA as the apex body of Management Profession in India with 3,000 companies and 30,000 professional members.
  • Library Database on AIMA website.
  • Prompt operational support from Student Support Cell (by e-mail & phone).
  • Placement support services from AIMA-CME.

Eligibility & Admission Procedure

Eligibility Criteria:

  • Candidates with 50% or above in Graduation (under 10+2+3 scheme) from a University recognised by UGC are exempted from the entrance test for admission.
  • Interested candidates with below 50% in graduation are required to appear in the test (MAT/ CAT/CMAT/ XAT/ ATMA / any other state level test.) to be eligible for the interview.

    Admission Procedure:

  • Eligible candidates need to appear for the personal interview round with AIMA panel members.
  • Qualified candidates need to submit their fee of Rs. 26,000 (via DD) in favour of All India Management Association, Payable at New Delhi within 10-15 days of declaration of their interview result.

Interview Details

Documents required at the time of interview:

  •  Self-Attested Graduation Certificates/ Consolidated Mark sheet of 3rd Year.
  • 3 Passport size photographs
  • Duly filled in Admission Registration Form*

*Registration form along with the prospectus can be obtained from AIMA office @ Rs. 500/-

Dress Code: Formal
Timings: 10:00am to 4:30pm

Duration & Session

Duration: 2 Year Programme  + Project Work.
Session begins in January and July each year.

Evaluation and Examination

On the basis of two assignments per subject and term-end examination. For more details you may refer this link: 

Certification:. Modular certificate are awarded on successful completion of each module of the programme . Final diploma is awarded after completion of programme me including the Project Report.


Modular Certificate


Certificate in Management


Advanced Certificate in Management


Professional Certificate in Management


Post Graduate Diploma in Management

Mode of Programme Delivery/Teaching Methodology, Specialisations & Fee Structure

Student can opt either of the below mentioned option to pursue PGDM Programme  from AIMA:

  • Option A:
    6 Sessions (per subject) via Face to Face Class room teaching on weekends and 6 Sessions(per subject) through e-learning which includes Industry Interaction, Foundation Programme  etc. coupled with Workshop cum Tutorial of 15-20 hours at the end of each Module. 
  • Option B
    8-10 hours of e-learning content (per subject) on weekends which includes sessions by subject experts, Industry Interaction, Foundation Programme  etc. coupled with Face to Face Workshop of 15-20 hours at the end of each Module.
Fee Structure: Rs 26,000/- per semester (Includes Study Material)

Programme  Code : B2 

Specialisations Offered:
  • Human Resource Management,
  • Marketing Management,
  • Financial Management,
  • Operations Management,
  • International Business


Interested Candidate may Contact:

Geetika Gumber 
Programme  Manager 
All India Management Association – CME 
Management House, 14 – Institutional Area 
Lodhi Road, New Delhi – 110003
Contact: 011- 4312 8100/2464 5100. Ext:- 743/729 
Mobile : +91-96546 01397 

Prabhjeet Kaur 
Programme  Manager 
All India Management Association – CME
Management House, 14 – Institutional Area
Lodhi Road, New Delhi – 110003
Contact: 011- 4312 8100/2464 5100. Ext:- 729 
Mobile : +91-83760 65038