SIMS a top tier management institute is a constituent of Symbiosis International (Deemed University), set up in 1993. It is ranked amongst the top B-Schools in India. SIMS is one of the 10 or so B-Schools in whole of India including some IIMs which has been conducting a full-time Post Graduate Advanced Diploma in Management (PGADM) for the last several years. Started in 2009, full-time PGADM, formerly known as PGPM, is a one year management programme (known generally as Fast Track MBA), which is ideal for junior and middle level executives who need a management qualification to boost and advance their career at par with MBAs. SIMS provides opportunity to take Marketing, Finance, Operations and Human Resource as specializations in its PGADM programme unlike other institutes which offer only General PGADM programme. This offers a perfect opportunity to switch careers. SIMS through its curriculum and pedagogy develops leaders, managers and entrepreneurs ready for any challenging role. Alumni of this course are now in very senior positions in many top MNC’s and Indian companies.
The PGADM course curriculum is divided into two semesters of six months each. Both the semesters consist of Compulsory and Specialization courses. Students will have to opt for any one specialization from Finance, Human Resource, Marketing and Operations which will remain constant for both the semesters.
Course Design of PGADM
PGADM programme is primarily for experienced professional having a minimum of 4 years of work experience in varied fields like IT/ITES, BFSI, Energy/Power, Automobile, Manufacturing, Pharma etc. We have participants in this programme with strong leadership potential, clear motivation and drive to achieve. Coming from varied and diversified backgrounds, each one of them brings his/her rich professional experience and recognized achievements. They are eager to enrich themselves, sharing best practices with people from other culture and industries. In addition to strong analytical skills, they also demonstrate emotional maturity and interpersonal skills.
A student seeking admission for the Post Graduate Advanced Diploma in Management must possess Bachelor’s degree from statutory/recognized University with minimum of 50% marks and minimum four years of work experience as on May 31, 2018 after completing graduation.
- Selection Criteria : Personal Interview/Interaction
- Application Process:
Download the application form from www.sims.edu/pgadm, take a printout and submit the application form with supporting documents and an application fee of Rs.1180/- through DD in favour of “Director, SIMS” payable at Pune or online payment. Application process starts from 6th November 2017 and will end on 20th April 2018.
Stage 1 – Applying through Application Process
Stage 2 – Shortlist of Candidates
Stage 3 -Interview Process
Stage 4 – Result Announcement
- Hostel accommodation will be provided on request and depends on availability.
- The above is subject to change as per SI(DU ) authority.
SIMS is a preferred destination for life changing learning. Our aim is to provide quality management education to students. The student managers who graduate from SIMS are leaders in an exceptionally broad gamut of organizations from entrepreneurial companies to established firms, government and non-profit organizations. SIMS has an enviable placement record and it offers an excellent return on investment in terms of the placement packages. Top Companies such as Deloitte, JP Morgan Chase, Credit Suisse, Infosys, TCS, Gartner, ICICI, HDFC, GE, Eaton Tech, Marsh, Mother Dairy, SBI, Religare Securities, Bajaj Allianz, Tata Motors, Tally Solutions, WNS, Reliance Jio, Janalakshmi Financial Services etc. are some of the loyal recruiters of SIMS student managers.
Placement statistics of the PGADM class of 2016
Admissions and Enquiry of PGADM
Name : Dr Pravin Kumar Bhoyar
Designation : Head – PGADM
Contact : +91 – 9822059549/ 020 – 30213216/241 (Direct land line)
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