Post Graduate Diploma in Management Online

S.P. Jain Institute of Management and Research

Applications for Batch 2024-2026 closed!

If you already started your application for Batch 2024-2026, you can submit by 23 July 2024.

Classes start 30 July.

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Skills you will learn

As a graduate of the PGDM Online programme, you will develop:

  • Communication skills: Ability to communicate in a business context with confidence, bringing in a considered and well-articulated point of view.
  • Strategic thinking: Capacity to think strategically about a company, its business position, how it can gain sustainable competitive advantage, and how its strategy can be implemented and executed successfully.
  • Leadership skills: Ability to reflect on one’s leadership potential, internalise constraints, and future directions for a richer and more meaningful professional career.
  • Problem-solving skills: Finding solutions to complex problems, taking into account different viewpoints, and always keeping the organisational goal in mind.

This programme provides direct instruction from SPJIMR's distinguished faculty, who teach the on-campus programmes. Your learning experience will include live sessions with faculty and industry experts, videos explaining key concepts, and interactive work sessions.

You can learn at your own pace, and the programme offers flexible scheduling to accommodate work commitments. You'll also have three optional on-campus immersions at the SPJIMR Mumbai campus, scheduled in Term II, III and V.

The programme offers opportunities for leadership development through the Development of Corporate Citizenship initiative, which includes working with NGOs. Peer learning is also a key part of the programme, with flexible interactive sessions scheduled on Sunday morning or Tuesday evening. You'll have guidance and support from the SPJIMR faculty and programme office throughout the two-year programme.

Alumni benefits

Successful graduates of the PGDM Online programme will be granted the alumni status of SPJIMR and join a global network of 15,000+ alumni members leading top businesses. The alumni status is equivalent to the on-campus programmes.

Hands-on learning

As a part of the programme, you will work on case studies and projects that give you hands-on experience and help you apply your knowledge in real-world scenarios.

Personal growth

Explore your potential by participating in Personal Growth Labs and Science of Spirituality (SoS) courses.


Interact with entrepreneurs and leaders from the industry under the mentorship programme.

Social impact

Interact and choose to work with local NGOs as a part of SPJIMR’s Development of Corporate Citizenship (DoCC) programme.

Applications for Batch 2024-2026 are closed now.

Final selection round (Group Discussion with faculty): 24 July 2024

Why apply to the online PGDM?

  • Learn with a customisable programme
  • Application oriented curriculum, experiential and immersive learning
  • Learn from one of the leading B-schools in India
  • Scholarship opportunity for women applicants

Benefits of applying early:

  • Adequate time to submit all application documents
  • Get an early decision from the admissions team on your application
  • If eligible, secure a slot in the upcoming group discussion round with faculty.
  • There are limited seats in the 2024-2026 cohort, so applying early increases your chances of getting a spot if your candidature is found eligible for the programme

The selection process is a competitive and merit-based.

Classes start in July 2024.

Want to know more?

Talk to the admissions team:

Book a meeting with the admissions counsellor and get all your questions answered in a 1:1 session. Click here to book.

Live Q&A sessions with SPJIMR faculty:

  1. Watch the recording of Q&A webinar with PGDM Online Chairperson, Dr. Debmallya Chatterjee on 27 Feb 2024 here.
  2. Watch the recording of Q&A webinar with PGDM Online Chairperson, Dr. Debmallya Chatterjee on 28 July 2023 here.
  3. Watch the recording of the admissions webinar by the SPJIMR team on 15 June 2023 here.
  4. Watch the recording of the masterclass on Learning to learn- Finding your sweet spot, by SPJIMR faculty on 16 October 2023 here.

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