Post Graduate Programme in Management for Senior Executives
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The PGPMAX is the only EMBA equivalent programme from India to be ranked in the Global Top 50 in The FT EMBA 2022 Ranking. The programme is designed for experienced professionals, senior executives, and business owners having 10 to 25 years of work experience.
It allows experienced business professionals to earn an Executive MBA equivalent degree while studying in a format with minimal work disruption.
The main objective of the programme is to improve and broaden existing skills of students, offer better knowledge and bigger exposure to the latest development in their industry or business, and prepare them to take on greater responsibilities.
FT EMBA 2022 Ranking
Months Modular Programme
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You might be wondering why at this stage in your life should you go back to school? Why now? What is it that PGPMAX is going to offer you? Here is Prof. Bhagwan Chowdhry sharing his view on 'why you should consider the PGPMAX at ISB'.
Select faculty, the best in their areas from around the world, are chosen to teach PGPMAX participants. Here are some of our alumni sharing their experiences.
PGPMAX is designed to enable your transformation to become an organisational leader. The peer group, learning interventions, and programme experience are thoughtfully put together to help you make this transition.
The programme attracts a diverse group of senior executives from large private organizations, public sector undertakings, NGOs, SMEs, mid-size companies and family businesses.
Individuals across functional domains such as sales, marketing, finance, accounting, manufacturing, operations, project management, and research & development are part of the programme.
ISB PGPMAX - Top EMBA programme in India, offers invaluable lessons in management, both from outstanding faculty and experienced peer group, providing you with a unique opportunity to gain business and leadership skills, expand your professional network, and prepare to achieve future career goals.
PGPMAX programme fee for the academic year 2023-24 is ₹ 41,63,000 plus taxes. To gain a better understanding of the programme benefits and ROI, we advise you to attend one of our information sessions or reach out to the Admissions Team.
“The ISB alumni community is a great boon to seek the assistance of any kind. Even if one doesn’t know the other, alumni come forward to help in every way they can”.
‘Be boundless, be curious, be rigorous, and be open to learning. Base it all on perseverance and hard work. You will achieve more by giving more, be it your time or knowledge.’
"The School provides you with the best of environments. What best you extract out of the opportunities depends on you. Getting the best return on investment, learning and unlearning are all within you."
‘Small changes within lead to gigantic successes. If you change even 1% every day, you will be a different person at the end of the programme. Identify at least three things worth implementing from each subject and you will have a substantial number by the end of the programme.’
17 Nov - 16 Mar
PGPMAX Q&A with Admission Team
Meet the ISB PGPMAX Admissions Team on Thursdays at 6 PM (IST).
PGPMAX Industry Dialogue
The Industry Dialogue is a thought leadership series driven by the PGPMAX Community.
PGPMAX Student Diaries
Ever wondered what it's really like to pursue the PGPMAX while continuing to work full time?
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|Application Submission Dates||Application Fee|
|Round 1, November 6, 2022||₹ 10,000*|
|Round 2, March 19, 2023||₹ 15,000*|
* The Application Fee amount includes GST.
PGPMAX Information Sessions are conducted across major cities in India. Prospective applicants gain a comprehensive overview of the programme during the information session. At present all info sessions are conducted online. Please find our events calendar in the Admission Events section.
The programme enhances general management skills essential for broad understanding of business and to move to the next stage in career. The curriculum focuses on strategic thinking, critical analysis, better communication, and team-building techniques. It enables the transition from a Functional/Technical role to a General Management role and prepares individuals to lead and take higher responsibilities.