Graduate Certificate in Business Management (PGCBM)
Admission Procedure of Session 2018-2018
The minimum requirement for admission to the programme is: -
A three-year Bachelor's degree (or equivalent) in any discipline recognized by the Association of Indian Universities as eligible for Post-Graduate studies in Management and with atleast one year work experience.
PGCBM Prospectus & Application
The cost of Registration for the PGCBM course is Rs. 800/-. The applicants can obtain the PGCBM Prospectus from the XIMB office counter in person by cash payment. You can also send your
payment directly to XIMB by sending a draft in favour of 'Xavier Institute of Management' payble at Bhubaneswar, with your full name, address, phone number and e-mail written on its reverse side and thereafter you will be sent the Prospectus.
Alternatively, payment can be made by directly depositing in any Core Branch of SBI (in XIMB A/c No. 30040537421) or UTI Branch (in XIMB A/c No. 024010100084039) of your city - thereafter you can fax us the counterfoil of the payment (Fax No. 0674-2300995) as well as your details like name, address, phone number and e-mail written beside it to enable us to send the Prospectus to you.
Each PGCBM prospectus carries a unique User ID and Password for each student which would be used to access the XIMB PGCBM website for online student registration. The student would use the
User ID and Password to fill up the online application form at the XIMB Website (www.ximb.ac.in/pgcbm). Once registered, the student would have access to the XIMB web, where relevant information regarding admissions would be posted from time to time.
After review of the candidate profiles, XIMB would intimate the shortlisted candidates regarding the venue and time for their interview. The interviews would be held through Video Conferencing from certain identified Reliance Webworlds. The final selection will be based on the candidate’s performance in the Personal Interview (which factors in the past academic record and relevant work experience).
Candidates who are selected for admission to the Post-Graduate Programme must indicate their acceptance of the admission offer and all related conditions, by paying the first instalment of
fees as detailed in the letter of admission before the date stipulated therein. The classes would begin on 9th September, 2006. At this time the students will be given a Manual of Policies and Regulations, which will be binding on them.
Academic System - PGCBM
The Programme consists of 12 Courses, namely: -
Cost & Management Accounting
Basic Economics - for Managers
Quantitative Methods for Business Decisions
Human Resource Management
Production & Operations Management
Information Technology - for Managers
Ethical & Legal Environment of Business
Strategic Issues in Management
Emerging Business Paradigms
The entire programme consists of 1 year duration, having 240 hours of live video-conferencing and 60 hours of rigorous on-campus classes at XIMB spread over eight to ten days. The regular VC classes would be held on weekends, i.e., Saturdays (6 to 9 pm) and Sundays (2 to 5 pm).
The Institute awards the Post Graduate Certificate in Business Management to students who have successfully completed the entire course work as well as all academic requirements as mentioned in the Manual of Policies, which will be provided to the students who are admitted.
On Campus Stay at XIMB
The PGCBM programme includes an eight to ten day on-campus stay at XIMB. During this period, the students would be exposed to 60 hours of rigorous real-time classroom interaction with the
renowned faculty of XIMB. A number of skill development programmes, that require intense group activities would be held during this time. The students would also have the opportunity to access the other world class facilities at XIMB.
PGCBM Fee Structure
The total course fee of the PGCBM Programme is Rs. 1,50,000 (Rupees one lakh fifty thousand only). The total course fee has been divided into three instalments, which a student is
required to pay in the following schedule: -
1st Instalment: Rs. 60.000 - At the time of acceptance of admission offer
2nd Instalment: Rs. 45,000 - By the end of the third month of the PGCBM programme
3rd Instalment: Rs. 45,000 - By the end of the sixth month of the PGCBM programme
The fee includes the boarding and lodging expenses of the students for their on-campus stay at XIMB. The students, however, would have to bear their travel / transportation expenses for this
Mode of Payment
All fees are to be paid by cash or Demand Draft made out in favour of "Xavier Institute of Management, Bhubaneswar", and drawn on the State Bank of India, Fortune Towers Branch, Bhubaneswar or on UTI Bank, Satyanagar Branch, Bhubaneswar.
Xavier Institute of Management,
PGCBM Office, Xavier Square,
Bhubaneswar - 751013, Orissa, India.
Telephone: 91-674-2300007 Extn. 212/233
Mobile: 0-93370 24369