Programs - IIM-B

  • Post-Graduate Programme in Management (PGP)

    The Post Graduate Programme (PGP) is designed to integrate current management theory and practice. The two-year PGP, leading up to a Post Graduate Diploma in Management (PGDM) is the flagship programme of IIM Bangalore. The two year Programme, involves the core activity of the institute, has been designed to provide management graduates the inputs in the functional areas of Marketing, Finance, Economics & Social Sciences, Information Systems, Operations, Corporate Strategy, International Management, and Personnel Management and Human Resources Management.

    In the Programme the following type of courses are offered:

    1. Core courses are compulsory and offered in the first year and most of them are three credit courses.
    2. Core electives are offered from term III onwards. In first year about eight core electives from different areas are be offered and students should take any three of them.
    3. Courses in the second year are called electives.
  • Post Graduate Programme in Software Enterprise Management (PGSEM)

    The Post-Graduate Programme in Software Enterprise Management (PGSEM) leading to a Post-Graduate Diploma in Software Enterprise Management is an executive general management education programme designed for the specific needs of professionals working in the software and information technology industry in India.

    The PGSEM has been structured around ten broad themes, consisting of core and elective courses. The core courses are distributed in the first year of the program, while participants take the electives in the remaining quarters. In addition to the core and elective courses, participants are required to do a compulsory 3-credit individual project on any industry of interest in order to gain domain experience. They can also do one 3-credit project course. For details visit the official website at

  • Post Graduate Programme in Public Policy Management (PGPPM)

    The two-year Post Graduate Programme in Public Policy and Management (PGPPM) of Indian Institute of Management Bangalore (IIMB) has entered its eighth year. It offers participants global exposure through tie-up with Syracuse University, USA. PGPPM also offers participants global exposure and experience by the synergetic combination of the expertise at IIM Bangalore and similarly overseas Institutes.

  • Executive Post Graduate Programme in Management (EPGP)

    The EPGP is an intensive one-year, full-time programme designed to enhance skills and capabilities essential for responsible positions at senior management levels. Designed for professionals with substantial work experience, the key attribute of this program is its focus on emerging economies. For details conduct the official website at

  • Fellow Programme in Management (FPM)

    The IIMB Fellow Programme (FPM) is recognized as the doctoral-level Programme equivalent to a Ph.D. by the Association of Indian Universities and the Government of India. FPM at IIMB offers specialization in nine areas. All FPM students are fully funded for up to five years. Four fellowships are also available. Find details in

  • Executive Education Programme (EEP)

    IIM Bangalore offers Executive Education catering to diverse needs of different types of organizations in the private and public sectors
    EEP comprise Open Programmes, International Programmes and Customized Programmes ranging from two days to one year.