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Online Interview for admission to PGDM Programme Batch 30 (2021-2023) commences on 08.02.2021


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Applications are invited for the 30th batch (2021-23) of two-year full-time Post Graduate Diploma in Management (PGDM) with an annual intake of 180 students. Three-year part-time PGDM has an annual intake of 30 students.

Programmes offered
  • Two-year full-time PGDM (General Management with dual specialisation)
  • Four-years (full-time / part-time) FPM(Fellow Programme in Management )
Dual Specialisations

Any one of the following specialisations can be opted for, along with Marketing Management:

  • Marketing (compulsory)
  • Finance
  • Retail
  • Human Resources
  • Systems & Operations
  • B School with unblemished reputation and ranking since its inception
  • Flagship programme of SCMS Group, with over 4 decades in the field of education
  • Merit and Work Experience based Scholarships
  • Accomplished faculty from academia as well as industry
  • International Guest lectures
  • Innovative and industry-relevant curriculum
  • Opportunity to travel abroad under International Exchange programmes and earn dual degrees
  • Excellent Placements with average salary of Rs 7 lakhs ranging upto 12.5 Lakhs per annum
  • Lively Campus life, Club Activities and Management Fests
  • Advantage Kochi – City with India’s largest startup hub, vibrant city life and quiet tourist getaways.
Dual Degree

Students pursuing PGDM at SCMS Cochin School of Business are eligible to undergo internship at Lincoln University College, Malaysia. A student who successfully completes the internship and assessment would be awarded an MBA degree from Lincoln University College, Malaysia, in addition to the PGDM from SCMS Cochin School of Business. The internship fee would be $1200.

Minimum Eligibility Criteria
  • Graduation (any discipline) – Pass Marks with 50% in aggregate from a recognised university. Final year students are eligible to apply if they expect to score the requisite marks.
  • Any of the following Entrance Test Score:
    • 50 % in MAT / ATMA
    • 60 percentile CAT / XAT
    • 100 marks in CMAT
    • 108 marks in KMAT (KERALA )
  • Age - Minimum 20 years, maximum 50 years.
Fee Structure

The full-time PGDM programme comprises of 6 trimesters and the Tuition Fee per trimester is Rs 1,25,000. Hostel Fee (annual payment) and Mess Fee (monthly payment) together would cost around Rs 7000 per month.


Candidates applying for the PGDM full-time programme with more than two years of work experience in reputed companies are eligible to apply for merit scholarship of upto a maximum of 40% of tuition fees.

How to Apply
  • Click on to apply online
  • Fill all columns, including academic scores/marks available till date
  • Upload photograph
  • Make online payment of Rs 950/- towards Registration Fee and Application Fee
Selection Procedure

Qualified students will be called for Group Discussion and Personal Interview. Final selection will be based on academic scores and performance in Group Discussion and Personal Interview. The following documents have to be submitted on the day of Group Discussion and Personal Interview:

  • Attested copy of the School Leaving Certificate or any other equivalent document to prove date of birth.
  • Attested copies of the Mark Lists of Class 10, Class 12, Graduation and Masters (if applicable) examinations.
  • Attested copy of Graduation Degree Certificate.
  • 2 recent passport size photographs.
  • Score Card of Entrance Test

Students who do not have some of the above documents may request for delayed submission, stating reasons and indicating probable date of submission.

Merit is the only criterion for getting admission to the PGDM programme.

Candidates from SAARC Countries
  • Admission test is not mandatory.
  • The fees for the two year programme is US$17000, payable in six instalments before the commencement of each trimester. The fee is inclusive of boarding and lodging charges.
Contact us:

If you would like to visit the campus or if you have any queries about the programmes, admissions or eligibility requirements, feel free to contact our Admissions Office.

Tel: +91 484 2628000 / 7034780008 / 9846140099
Whatsapp: 7034780008
Email id: [email protected]