PGDM - Institute of Business Management

PG Diploma in Management (PGDM equivalent to MBA)
Recognized by AICTE, Ministry of Education, Govt. Of India, Equivalent to MBA Degree of Indian Universities
Duration: 2-years divided into 4 semesters


Eligibility: Graduates in any discipline with MAT/C-MAT/XAT/CAT score. The previous year score may be accepted. Working persons may get admission with prior permission from their respective organization. 


Admission Process: On the basis of admission test score followed by group discussion and personal interview.


Highlights of the PGDM (MBA) at IIBM Patna:  

  • Industry Professionals led Workshops
  • English and Soft Skills Training
  • Experiential Learning
  • Industry Leaders Connect
  • EBSCO Subscription provides access to International Journals & Magazines
  • Harvard Business School Publishing Partner
  • Cisco CyberSecurity Training & Certification
  • Amazon Web Services Academy - AWS Cloud Practitioner Training
  • Offering Dual Specialization
  • Placement Assistance Program


Curriculum: The two year programme has been divided into four semesters. The first semester studies concentrate on general principles and of business skills and techniques. The second semester provides knowledge of application areas like personnel. Marketing, finance and production. while the third & fourth semester provides specialized knowledge in the areas of choice and also enables the participants to integrate knowledge to use them in corporate policy. The semester wise division of different papers are as follows:

First Semester Second Semester
  • Principles and Practices of Management
  • Organisational Behaviour
  • Managerial Economics
  • Management Accounting
  • Business Statistics
  • Business Communication
  • Marketing Management – I
  • Business Laws
  • Information Technology & Knowledge Management (Non Credit Paper)
  • Human Resource Management
  • Corporate Finance
  • Production Operation Management
  • Marketing Management -II
  • Marketing Research
  • Operation Research
  • Global Economic Environment
  • Digital Marketing

The Participant will study dual specialization, three optional papers related to each specialized areas in 3rd Semester & 4h Semester, besides this two integrative papers in each semester (III & IV), the details of the subjects offered in the different specialized areas and integrative papers are as follows:

Third Semester Fourth Semester

Area -1 Marketing Management

  • Consumer Behaviour
  • Marketing Communication & Brand Management
  • Rural Marketing

Area - 2 Financial Management

  • Financial Services & Capital Market
  • Options, Future, Derivatives and Risk Management
  • Capital Expenditure Planning and Control

Area -3 Human Resource Management

  • Human Resource Planning
  • Wage & Salary Administration
  • Performance Management System

Integrative Paper

  • Project Management
  • Strategic Management

Area -1 Marketing Management

  • Service Marketing & Customer Relationship Management
  • Retail Marketing
  • Sales and Supply Chain Management

Area-2 Financial Management

  • Portfolio and investment Management
  • Insurance & Banking
  • International Finance

Area - 3 Human Resource Management

  • Human Resource Information System
  • Labour Legislation in India
  • Industrial Relations & Labour Economics


Integrative Paper

  • Entrepreneurship and Enterprise Development
  • Artificial Intelligence & Data Science in Management


Academic Fee Structure:  


At the time of admission you are advised to deposit a Bank Draft of Rs. 46,000/- only favoring the Indian Institute of Business Management, Patna for provisional admission. 

Total Course fees: Rs. 3,77,000 only for 4 semesters

(Scholarship of Rs.10,000 under Dr. U.K. Singh Educational Assistance &

additional Rs.4000 off for Female students under Uttam Girl Empowerment Scheme).

At the time of admission pay: Rs.46,000 and Rs.49,000 within 2 months of admission.

Rest amount to be paid in 3 equal installments of Rs. 94,000 before semester exams.

Online Bank payment is accepted in form of NEFT/RTGS transfer, produce UTR/transaction
slip as a proof to the email id

Bank Transfer Details
Indian Institute of Business Management
A/c: 01741000006674
Bank: Punjab and Sind Bank, Fraser Road, Patna-800001
IFSC Code: PSIB0000174