PGDM Entrepreneurship – Graduate with a Company Program

Session 2017-2019


Program Objective:
India is a huge population of youth and by 2020, India is set to become the world’s youngest country with 64 per cent of its population in the working age group. It needs 10 million new jobs annually to keep pace with the high numbers of people joining the job market. Creating job creators is thus imperative for India. The Government has thus launched a Startup India movement and initiated many new incentives for start-ups. It has also dedicated a fund of Rs 10000 crores to promote start-ups. As a result of these positive policy changes IMS has launched PGDM in Entrepreneurship to create Entrepreneurs who will go on to create jobs for the economy.

The Post-Graduation Diploma Management in Entrepreneurship (PGDM Entrepreneurship) is a two – year full time program approved by AICTE (All India council of Technical Education), Ministry of HRD, Govt. of India. The program offers aspiring students the opportunity to graduate with their own start-up and become enterprising leaders.

What to expect:
  • The course allows the students to DO rather than teach Entrepreneurship through direct experience whether real or simulated.
  • The first year is committed to generating business ideas and developing a plan alongside building a mobile app / minimum viable product and a website of the proposed business.
  • The second year offers the opportunity to launch a business, raise money and build it up.
  • The students practice the concepts through a Campus Company in a risk free environment of the campus.
  • The program consists of a core curriculum, a summer internship (compulsory startup training between first and second year) and elective courses (optional courses in the second year). The students will be allowed to either take internship in a start-ups/ company related to his idea or to use the time to build their own campus company.
  • The students will get a chance to raise money by pitching their business to investors
  • The curriculum of PGDM is delivered by entrepreneurs, startup specialists and entrepreneurial academician in an experiential workshop mode.
  • Each participant gets mentored by an expert and is encouraged to create a high performance company.
Only program to offer
  • Assured job or
  • Assured start-up of your own
  • And a Master’s degree

Eligibility Criteria : Graduates with minimum 50% marks and students appearing final year of graduation in 2017, are eligible to apply, provided you complete all formalities of the examinations before Aug, 2017.
Selection Procedure : The selection to the programme is purely based on the Personal Interview conducted by the Corporate Advisory Board in Campus. The students will be given weightage on the basis of their achievements on academic level and work experience if any.
Application Procedure : Application form can be obtained from IMS Noida Admission Office on cash payment of Rs 1200 or by post/courier (enclosed demand draft of Rs 1250/-drawn in favour of “Institute of Management studies Noida” payable at New Delhi along with the download form from our website.