IIM Calcutta - Executive Program in General Management (EPGM)

“Executive Course in General Management from Indian Institute of Management (IIM Calcutta)”

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Course Overview

General Management programme with specialization in areas such as engineering, medicine, pure sciences, commerce, etc., enter the workplace with little exposure to managerial concepts and skills. For them, the initial immersion into the complex world of practice can be challenging. After a period of unwavering commitment and attention to the details of one’s work, the executive in search of excellence requires fresh insights and inputs. There arises a need for sharpening skills and strengthening the value of one’s experience with the theoretical buttress. Towards this end, EPGM aims to equip these professionals with the appropriate managerial know-how. EPGM is designed to provide both perspective and managerial skills to successfully meet the challenges of today’s global business environment. The program provides an integrated overview of core business functions, key concepts, tools and techniques and enhances skills to provide a programme participant critical inputs required to do well in select functional areas. The program would enhance the participant's ability to face current and future challenges of management and business administration.

Key Benefits

  • Premier & successful General Management Program from IIMC – India’s foremost business school
  • Revised and updated course content and coverage
  • Books, Cases and Study Materials included in the Course
  • A new team of program directors, each from a core business area, to build in more rigor & quality into the program
  • Specially selected core faculty of the institute and faculty from abroad.
  • Quality interactions and increased peer group learning
  • Specifically designed for working executives with all the flexibility benefits of Interactive Onsite Learning.
  • Participants selected, based on elaborate selection process and profiling.
  • Alumni Status from IIMC
  • Huge alumni base from past 20 batches has been largely benefited from this program. Several participants have advanced their careers within and outside their organizations.
  • Superior performance on the job
  • Exclusive focus on imparting managerial skills
  • Development of career

Mode of Delivery

This Program is delivered through Interactive Onsite Learning platform where LIVE and highly interactive Sessions are conducted in the Authorized Study Centres established across India.



Graduates (10+2+3) / Post Graduates in any discipline with min. 50% marks [aggregate - considering results of all years (e.g. 3 or 4 together)] recognized by UGC/AICTE.

Experience Minimum

5 years of minimum work experience is required to apply

Experience Maximum

Professionals with Maximum 5 years of experience can apply.

Selection Process

Profiles will be assesed by IIM Calcutta on the basis of Academics, work experience, Statement of Purpose and ENTRANCE Exam (to be conducted in the nearest study centre).


Executive Certificate in General Management will be awarded by IIM Calcutta to students on successful completion of the programme.

Alumni Status/ Placement

On successfull completion IIM Calcutta will award Alumni status to students.

Course Content

  • Finance
  • Marketing
  • Strategy
  • Behavioral Science
  • Operations Management
  • Ethics & Communication
  • Economics

Campus Component

On-campus sessions will be twice during course for total of 7 days.

How it Work

The pedagogy will be highly interactive. It will leverage use of technology and will consist of, depending on the subject, a judicious blend of lectures, real life case studies, quizzes and assignments

Program Faculty

Programme Directors

  • Prof. Ritu Mehta
  • Prof. Arpita Ghosh
  • Prof. Palash Deb

Application fees

INR 2000 plus GST as applicable

Total Fees

INR 3,41,875 plus GST as applicable


Total amount to be paid in 4 installments

Instalment Structure



Ist Installment

INR (78,000/- + 4,875/-) + GST

2nd Installment

INR 24,000/- + GST

3rd Installment

INR 58,500/- + GST

4th Installment

INR (58,500/- + 18,000/-) + GST

Technological Partner

Hughes Global Education India Limited


Application Closure Date: 25-JAN-2019

Last Date of Entrance Test: TBA

Selection List Date: TBA

Last Date for Payment of 1st installment: TBA

Academic Briefing & IIMC Class Start: January-2019


This program is again one of the oldest programs, being delivered on Virtual Platform from IIM Calcutta. Earlier it is also knoen as "Executive Program for Young Professionals" and "Executive Program for Young Managers". Already more than 18 batches are launched and Faculty ensures updating content and delivery with every new launch. Good number of professionals with different profiles, have done this program and they have given very positive feedback about this program. This 12 months program equip candidates with Genaral Management concepts.The program has good Alumni base.  Professionals who just began the career and look forward for quick growth, muturity in decision making and detailed knowledge on all aspects of management such as Marketing, Finance, HR, Operations, Startegy and more, should join this program. Certainly a good to go program as it will enable candidates to take up managerial roles in the organizations.

Applications can be submitted Online. Application Link can be shared with candidates post profile confirmation by the concerned team.

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Course Duration

12 Months

Start - January 2018

Saturdays 6.45 PM – 9.45 PM & Sundays 12.15 PM - 3.15 PM