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Ex-PGDM [earlier called PGDM (GM)]

OVERVIEW

In the journey of transformation, XLRI didn't just follow others but opened new vistas of management education. For XLRI, catering to the needs of the aspiring business leaders, industry and the nation is an important guiding philosophy. The teaching methodology empowers students to think beyond the possible, providing the guidance and industry related learning, thereby enabling students to become the future leaders with a human touch.

XLRI offers a fifteen-month full-time residential management program Ex-PGDM (General), previously known as GMP. Incoming students having a minimum of five years of experience in varied fields like IT/ITeS, Energy/Power, Automobile, Manufacturing etc are crystallized into modern corporate warriors imbibed with a human touch. The course enables students to grasp the latest in management theory, broadens perspectives and launches them into new avenues of problem solving. XLRI's deep commitment to nation building is demonstrated year on year as the program nurtures socially responsible change agents transforming the business landscape of modern India.

This one of the flagship programs offered by XLRI and this program has received various prestigious accreditations including AMBA, AICTE etc. The superlative course structure combined with the substantial work-experience of the participants makes them highly sought after by the industry post-graduation.

The Ex-PGDM batch consists of driven individuals with a minimum of 5 years of experience representing diverse backgrounds, cultures and functions with a will to thrive and evolve. Many individuals have excelled in industry roles with work experience in top global organisations. The new learning initiatives promote innovation and build on diversity and depth of each of the individuals, ultimately adding to their cognitive content and developing a resilient reaction to the current strenuous season. The individuals learn to represent and work with people from a blend of demographics while adding his or her unique perspectives and learnings to the rich knowledge base. A vigorous weave of people with rich work experiences in diverse fields such as IT, Manufacturing & Engineering, Energy, E-commerce, Education, Retail, Shipping, Automobile, Banking, Petroleum, Medical Sciences, Aviation and Government services make academic interactions and projects even more stimulating.

The snapshot below showcases a summary of the 93 students' batch; among whom, 85 will be participating in campus placements while eight have opted out. Admission is through a minimum of 5 years of Professional Experience, Academic record, GMAT/ XAT scores, Essays and Personal Interviews. This rigorous program offers an excellent opportunity for professionals to sharpen their business acumen in a school with one of the best academic infrastructure and environment in India - XLRI Jamshedpur.

2021-22 BATCH STATISTICS

2021-22 Batch Profile

Class Composition  
Batch Size 114
Average Age 29
Average Work Experience 71 months