Post Graduate Certificate in Management


PGCM offers a structured and compact module on Business Administration. The curriculum encompasses various aspects of management relevant for the professionals. The programme covers fundamentals in General Management, Finance, HR, Operations and Marketing Management. This programme is designed to enhance the managerial capabilities of participants, resulting in continuous value addition at their workplace. It encourages to apply contemporary management business knowledge and perspectives in an interdisciplinary manner. The use of real-life case-lets helps the participants to develop skills necessary to manage real life situations.

Programme Eligibility

Bachelor’s Degree in any discipline from any recognized University or equivalent degree recognized by Association of Indian Universities (AIU).

Programme Structure

Programme Structure

The PGCM is covered in two Semesters. The Programme is of total forty four (44) credits. It includes Three (3) non-credit Foundation Courses, Ten (10) Core Courses with a total of forty (40) credits and one Comprehensive Viva Voce of four (4) credits.

The student will learn concepts in all the key areas of management.


PGCM – 13 Months Programme

This programme structure is applicable for students enrolled in the current session.

Foundation Courses
S. No. Course Name Credits
1 Basics of Accounting Non Credit
2 Basics of Communication Non Credit
3 Basics of Management Non Credit


Semester – I
S. No. Course Name Credits
1 Principle of Economics 4
2 Management Accounting 4
3 Marketing Management 4
4 Business Statistics 4
5 Managerial Communication 4
Semester – II
S. No. Course Name Credits
1 Financial Management 4
2 Business Environment 4
3 Organization Behavior 4
4 Operations and Supply Chain Management 4
5 Introduction to Information Systems 4
Semester – III
S. No. Course Name Credits
1 Comprehensive Viva Voce 4
Total Programme Credits: 44 Credits.

Disclaimer – Programme Structure and Curriculum is subject to change at the discretion of IMT CDL and as per the directives issued by regulator.

Fee Structure


PGCM – 13 Months Programme Semester-1 Semester-2
Tuition Fee 27,500 27,500
Alumni Fee 1000
Total Fee 28,500 27,500


The fee for all the programmes is payable at the beginning of every semester. Study material would be sent only after the fee is received by IMT CDL. Failure to deposit the fee would debar the candidate from attending Direct to Classroom/Direct to Desktop sessions and continued failure would result in getting debarred from the programmes. The students are required to ensure timely payment of the fee.


  • Every student is expected to pay semester-wise fee in January and July every year for the entire programme duration. If a student does not pay the fee payable in the concerned semester by the prescribed date the student will have to pay the fee along with a fine of Rs. 2500.
  • There is an additional Exam Fee for International Location. If a student is appearing for exam at an International location, then a fee of Rs. 2500 per exam has to be paid for each exam.


Payment through Demand Draft

Payments are accepted through Demand Draft, in favour of IMT CDL, payable at Delhi. The draft may be couriered to IMT CDL Ghaziabad, Head Office.

Online Payment

Students can deposit all types of fees through online mode also.


  • Fee concession shall be given to serving/retired defense personnel (Army, Air Force and Navy personnel only), SC/ST, War Widows and Handicapped Candidates in the case of the PGDM and PGCM only.
  • Category for fee concession once indicated in the admission form shall not be allowed to be changed

Application Forms, duly completed, may also be sent to:

Coordinator – Admissions

IMT-Centre for Distance Learning,

A-16, Site-3, UPSIDC Industrial Area, Meerut Road, Ghaziabad – 201 003


Students are advised not to submit any fee payment through cash.

General Information

  • All policies, rules, regulations, fee structure, syllabus, facilities, etc. are subject to review and change from time to time as per requirement. The changed policies, rules, etc. shall be binding on all the students.
  • Any dispute is subject to the jurisdiction of Ghaziabad court only.
  • IMT CDL reserves the right to change fee structure from time to time. The revised fee would be applicable to all the students.


IMT CDL evaluation system has two components: Assignment (30 marks) and End Term Examination (70 marks). The student has to submit the assignments during the semester while examinations will be held at the end of semester. The examination will be held at designated centres.


The End-Term Examination (ETE) is held at the end of every semester.

Components of ETE:
The following components will comprise the ETE for each course:
– Analytical and conceptual comprehension through multiple choice questions.
– Case or problem-solving exercises.


Assignments are a very important aspect of the assessment system and an excellent tool for continuous evaluation. Two Assignments are conducted during the semester for each course. The assignments get activated in the student information system during the semester as per announced timelines. Students have to mandatorily submit their assignments before the commencement of the End-Term Examination.

Weightage: Assignment (30 marks) and End Term Examination (70 marks)

Passing criteria:

  • To be declared as ‘Pass’ in a course a student should secure 40% marks in aggregate (Assignments and ETE combined) with minimum 25 marks (35%) in ETE.
  • Student has to attempt two assignments of 15 marks each for each course. No minimum marks are to be secured in assignment to be declared as ‘Pass’ in a course.
  • Project is to be submitted by the student in final semester in Two Year PGDM and 15 months PGDM (Executive) programme. The student should secure minimum 40% marks in Project Work in order to be declared as ‘Pass’.
  • In PGCM programme, student has to appear for comprehensive Viva Voce in the final semester. The student should secure minimum 40% marks in Viva Voce in order to be declared as ‘Pass’.

Scholastic achievement

  • Ist Division: Students with an aggregate percentage of 60% marks or above
  • IInd Division: Students with an aggregate percentage of 50% marks and below 60% marks.
  • IIIrd Division: Students with an aggregate percentage of 40% marks and below 50% marks.

Students aggregating less than 40% marks are declared as unfit for Post-Graduate Programmes.