Fast pace your career. Open gates to new age roles.


  • A first of its kind AICTE recognised PGDM Online programme, from an AACSB accredited institution
  • Best-in-class faculty from academia, industry, and international institutions
  • A location independent programme, with new age specialisations
  • IFIM Alumni status and access to its vast 3000+ alumni network

And this is a totally synchronous program. You can get all your lessons live as they are delivered.

PGDM Online is a two-year fully integrated PGDM Programme with specialisations in Digital Sales and Marketing, Financial Markets and Fintech, Digital Business Analytics, Management of Communication Design, and, Competition Law and Market Regulations. This programme has been designed for participants who would like to pursue their PGDM/MBA and are unable to join the physical classroom for reasons such as being in another city, state or country or convenience.

With live synchronous classes operating on our state-of-the-art digital platforms, the classroom experience remains rich and interactive.

All students begin the classes on the same date and in the same inaugural class and graduate on the same day. The course progresses through four modules – Foundation, Core, Elective and Practice Courses as per a published schedule across two years. After the Foundation and Core modules, participant choose their electives in line with their career goals/aspirations. To understand the credit structure, read the other section.

Classes shall take place on Friday evenings, Saturdays and Sundays.

Maximum Classroom hours per week = 10

The Digital Classroom Advantage

The programme runs in digital classroom mode in which participants join the classes by logging in to a digital platform that offers fully synchronous classroom experience, with interactive, bidirectional, and real-time communication between the faculty and the participants. Participants can not only see the faculty and the slides, they can at any point join a discussion or ask questions as if they are seated in a physical classroom. Classroom discussions involving case studies and debates are pivotal for management education and our digital platform enables participants to interact with each other seamlessly. The lectures of PGDM Online are digitally archived and are available to participants to refer later. Reading material is available on the institute Learning Management System. Workplace, our social media platform integrated to our intranet allows participants to stay connected with each other and be fully aware of happenings in the institute. In short, it is a complete experience, without you travelling to the institute.

International Gateway

  • International Faculties from Asian institute of Management, Manila; University of Albany, SUNY; Darden Business School, University of Virginia; University of Miami will be part of the program.

2 Years


120 Seats


Business School

Degree Type



IFIM boasts of highly qualified faculty members. Besides having top credentials by way of education or by research, many of our faculty members have worked in industry for decades and have held senior leadership roles in the industry. They are well versed with the challenges and opportunities in the industry, be it banking, financial services, retail, IT etc., due to which classroom discussions become rich and nuanced.

Who should apply?

This programme is open to fresh graduates as well as experienced professionals.

This programme is well suited for residents of India, as well as residents of Nepal, Bangladesh, Srilanka and the Gulf countries.

If you are a resident of a country other than these, and are interested in applying for the programme, you are welcome to apply to PGDM Online programme too. However, you must be certain that class timings suit your schedule.

Eligibility Criteria

Participants must be graduates in any discipline. Bachelor’s degree from a recognised University or equivalent. In case of any doubt on your eligibility, please send us an email.

Fee Structure

  • The applicable fee for residents of India is Rs 300,000 (Rupees Three Lakh).
  • For foreign residents, the fee is USD 5000 (US Dollars Five Thousand)

Selection Process:

The selection process shall have the following components:
  • Review of your application which includes your education and work experience.
  • An online test followed by personal interview, which would be conducted via our online platform.
Successful candidates would be intimated by email within 3 days of the interview by way of an admission offer.
Intake is limited to 120 seats.

Key Dates

  • Application form opens: To be announced
  • Interviews: To be announced
  • Admission closes: To be announced
  • Programme Commences: 23 July 2020