Professional Management Education program (known as PGDM) to provide professionals to meet the needs of Indian Industry were initiated in the 1960s at Indian Institutes of Management and later by other Universities. PGDM (e-Business) at MET draws its strength and character from this iconic lineage of MBA program interwoven with new age technological inputs to empower professionals with know-how in today’s digital business framework, justifying the program name.
Since the world and Indian environment are continuously changing; business and society are changing along. Hence PGDM at MET is being continuously updated to meet its original purpose of providing trained managers well versed with latest management techniques to the Corporate World.
Why PGDM and what e-Business stands for?
As mentioned above, the PGDM (e-Business) course at MET offers all fundamental five MBA specialisations – Marketing, Finance, HR, Operations and Systems. To give students the competitive advantage, as part of Core Syllabus Post Graduate Diploma in Management program MET PGDM course also offers subjects like:
This enables MET PGDM students to choose specific industry, have an edge over other MBAs and receive corporates preference.
At MET we have a centralised Placement Cell hence opportunities available to PGDM students is same as to the other management students such as MMS and eMBA.
Thus, in the four semesters the PGDM (e-Business) programme will shape the students to meet the challenges of the corporate world by developing their capabilities to face the complexities of business worldwide. The content and delivery of the learning programme seeks to achieve synergy between Industry and Academic challenges.
MET PGDM alumni are making us proud all over the world working in a wide range of industries from IT giants like Google to real estate, from
pharma and life-sciences to automobile sector, banking and NBFCs, rating agencies, ad agencies, FMCGs to name a few. Many companies visit the campus
year after year for recruitment offering multiple portfolios like Research analyst, sales & distribution, investments research and portfolio management,
advertising, digital marketing, business analyst, client servicing, marketing, e-commerce etc.
MET PGDM students have been offered packages as high as 15.5 lakhs p.a. A few graduating MBAs choose to join family business or launch out start-ups to embrace entrepreneurship.
PGDM(eBusiness) programme has an excellent placement record over the past eleven years.Many of our alumni are working with companies such as Bank of America, Abbot India, Capgemini, eClerx, Unilever, CRISIL, Aranca, Development Bank of Singapore, Future group, ICICI, HDFC group etc to mention a few.
Many of our Alumni have started their own companies,either by themselves or with partnership with their own PGDM classmates.
We have close knit alumni network that helps students’ learning and professional curve. Well placed, occupying influential corporate positions MET PGDM alumni significantly contribute by delivering guest lecture, being visiting faculty, mentor, advisor, counselor and more. Through this network even internship and placements are facilitated.
All critical inputs are delivered using interactive methods – case studies, management games, role plays, workshops, videos, networking, seminars and more, in order to offer plethora of experiential learnings. This is further strengthened by eight weeks of Summer Internship, Live Projects and Industry Threshold program in the fourth semester leading to placements.
Passed with minimum of 50% marks in aggregate in any Bachelor’s Degree of minimum 3 years duration (in any discipline) from an university recognised by the
Association of Indian Universities. Those who are appearing for final year/semester examination can also apply. However, they must produce documentary
evidence of having passed the examination, on or before the commencement of the programme failing which their admission will be liable for cancellation.
Proficiency in MS Office is a prerequisite.
Candidate applying should have a valid score card of any one of the following entrance exams: MH-CET, CMAT, XAT, CAT, ATMA, GMAT, MAT.
Candidates applying for this programme will be selected on the basis of:
Written Exam Score (MH-CET, CMAT, XAT, CAT, ATMA, GMAT, MAT) + Aptitude Questions and Statement of Purpose – SOP on video (Online Interview only if required). + Academics Performance + Other Parameters
Following are the details:
|Entrance Test (any one) Score (MH-CET, CMAT, XAT, CAT, ATMA, GMAT, MAT)||100 Marks|
|Aptitude Questions and Statement of Purpose – SOP (Recorded on a single 3 min long Video) #||80 Marks|
|Academics Performance*||10 Marks|
|Other Parameters**||10 Marks|
# Online Personal Interview to be held, only if required.
Instructions to RECORD and UPLOAD your Video
(Containing Answers to ‘Aptitude Questions’ and ‘Statement of Purpose – SOP’)
Questions to be Answered Clearly during the Video:
A. Aptitude Questions
B. Statement of Purpose - SOP
|SSC||More than 75%||1|
|Degree||More than 60%||1|
|Post Graduate||More than 60%||2|
|All three of HSC, SSC, Degree||More than 60%||5|
|Sports (Graduation level)||2|
|Awarded extra - curricular activities (Graduation level only)||2|
|Academic Diversity (Engineering / Pharma)||4|
|Aptitude Questions and Statement of Purpose – SOP Video:||To be uploaded, while filling form online|
As required Online Personal Interview process is started, kindly keep checking your Inbox and SMS for updates
All critical inputs in core areas of management are delivered using interactive platforms and methods like case studies, outbound training, role play workshops and seminars by industry experts, alumni, factory and rural visits, etc. this is further strengthened by eight weeks of summer internship and industry threshold programme in the fourth semester, wherein students work to prepare a live business model and industry project.
We have state of the art infrastructure - the hardware and the software. With highly skilled, experienced and motivated faculty ready to develop MBA students into professionals who can meet the challenges of the globalised e-empowered economy.
Since there is already a developed placement platform connected with the industry, the learnings being imparted to students have been sharpened to meet industry requirements on an ongoing basis.
In addition to our inhouse faculty,we have recourse to several senior and experienced managers from diverse industries. We also have many Alumni who have risen to senior positions over time and have specialized in their subjects.
The above contents are subject to changes depending on Market and Regulatory conditions.
"Investing 2 years in MET PGDM (e-Business)
has been the best decision. It's the place to chase
your dreams with an effectively designed
program that makes you ready for the corporate
It gives me pleasure to say that I've completed my
Post Graduate Diploma in Management from
MET. The relationship between students and
faculties is very cordial, which helped me to
excel in my area of interest. The congenial
environment here gave me opportunity to
participate in extra-curricular activities and
groom my personality. The two years spent here
has helped me grow professionally and
PGDM (e-Business) is a comprehensive course that
covers almost every aspect of management
training. The curriculum gives equal weightage to
specialization subjects as well as general
management subjects which is essential for any
management course . Over the 2 years of my BSchooling
in MET PGDM I was not only exposed to
unique courses like Design Thinking but also got a
chance to be a part of the Core Management Team
that drove many new initiatives and programs. This
overall experience has helped me a lot in my work
environment and has also contributed in improving
my career graph on the whole.
Ever since I stepped into MET for pursuing PGDM (e-
Business) I was taught how important it was to be
disciplined, attentive and well groomed. PGDM
provided us with an overall growth in academics,
communication and extra-curricular. It taught us that
being skilled is what the industry needs right now and
offered excellent understanding in varied subjects like
strategic management, real estate, design thinking,
advance excel, event management, business analytics
etc., so when I was leaving I had vast opportunities and
choices ahead of me. Our faculty, right from within the
industry gave us an outlook to deal with complex and
ever changing realities of business and life through
industry visits and live projects. The diverse background
of our batch from fresher's to classmates from finance,
arts and engineering taught us how to work as a team to
complete task and presentations. Our Prof. Vikas Naik
forced us to think and analyze situations differently not
only through his case studies but also the real life events
he spoke to us about. The interactions with the alumni
kept us on track with the market and its expectations
from us. I being a fresher myself who started her own
business can plan, deal with clients and handle
situations with full confidence and understanding.
PGDM is a rigorous (e-Business) Management
course covering almost 50 subjects enabling
students with Specialized as well as General
Management subjects. The program has given
me an opportunity to showcase my
management and leadership skills by being
a part of the Core Management Team.
MET believes in empowering young minds
with stellar education. MET has been my
greatest investment so far. In these 2 years I
have grown both professionally and
personally. I cherish every moment of the
lectures delivered by eminent faculties. MET
has given me numerous networking
opportunities with industry leaders and awe
inspiring infrastructure which added to the
richness of the learning experience. The
immersive curriculum along with real-world
case studies have made the course
interesting and relevant to the current market
trends. If I have to sum up my journey at MET,
I would say it has been life-changing.