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One Year Post-Graduate Programme in Management for Executives (PGPX)


The Post-Graduate Programme in Management for Executives (PGPX) is one of the finest one-year, full-time, residential programmes in the world. Carefully designed by the Indian Institute of Management Ahmedabad for bright, enthusiastic, and aspirational executives with substantial professional experience, the PGPX programme attracts top talents from diverse industries, cultures, and geographies. Each year, the PGPX programme participants are hand-picked by the faculty of IIM Ahmedabad to ensure a rich, diverse, and well-balanced in-class learning experience for all participants.

 

For the past five years including 2015, with ‘Get-Ready-for-Top-Management’ focus, the PGPX programme has been ranked No. 1 or 2 world-wide in Career Progress in Financial Times Global MBA Rankings. In terms of the ability of a school to open new career opportunities for its graduates, in 2015, IIM Ahmedabad has been ranked No. 1 world-wide by The Economist.

 

Please take a look at the Class Profile of the 2015 - 2016 PGPX participants.

 

If you satisfy all three criteria listed below, and if you wish to apply for the 2017 - 2018 PGPX Programme, please Register your application. The three criteria are -

 

  • Bachelor Degree or equivalent
  • Valid GMAT score (GMAT scores are valid for five years from the test date to the application deadline date of the round in the candidate is applying. The earliest acceptable GMAT test date for the two rounds are: Round 1- 11 September 2011   and Round 2 -14 November 2011)
  • Age of 27 years as on March 31 st, 2017

 

F or the 2017 - 2018 PGPX Programme, the participants will be chosen in two rounds. The last date for submission of applications for consideration for Round 1 is September 12, 2016, and for Round 2, the last date for submission of applications is November 15, 2016. No essays or letters of recommendation are needed at the time of submission of applications.

 

For a quick look at the PGPX programme objectives, pedagogy, course design, fee, and ITEC scholarship opportunities, please refer to the Programme Brochure . Answers to frequently-asked-questions related to the application process, admissions criteria, admissions process, financial aid, career services, participant accommodations, and other facilities offered by the Institute have been compiled in the FAQs Document .

 

Some important dates related to the 2017 - 2018 PGPX Programme are as follows:

 

Event

Round 1

Round 2

Application Fee

INR 3500

INR 5000

Application Deadline

September 12, 2016

November 15, 2016

GMAT Validity Dates

GMAT scores are valid for five years from the test date to the application deadline date of the round in the candidate is applying. The earliest acceptable GMAT test date for the two rounds are

September 11, 2011

November 14, 2011

Shortlisting for Interviews

October 10, 2016

December 12, 2016

Interviews

November 2016

January 2017

Result Announcement

End of November, 2016

End of January, 2017

Acceptance Deadline

Mid December, 2016

Mid Feburary, 2017

Programme Dates

April 13, 2017 to March 15, 2018 (Convocation: Last Saturday of March 2018)