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.
PGDM (e-Business) has two components :-
A regular PGDM with all five specialisations - Finance, Marketing, Human Resources, Operations and Systems.
And additional subjects useful to carry on business in this new digital world. A double advantage.
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.
As a special provision this year AICTE has relaxed the PGDM eligibility criteria. Candidates who have applied/appeared/not appeared for MH-CET 2021 are eligible for admissions. Also, the graduates who have not appeared in any Entrance Exam can apply now for admission to PGDM based on the merit in the qualifying UG exams. For detailed notification click here.
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.
MET PGDM course is designed in
such a way that each student is
moulded to ace the corporate world
with their up to date knowledge
imparted by industry experts and
experienced teaching faculty. The
subjects taught are customized
based on current industry trends,
need and future scope with
emphasis given on live projects and
mock interviews for making students
job-ready. Placement quality is good
consisting of many MNCs, few Big
Four and Startups giving remarkable
I pursued my PDGM in Human
Resources from MET, Mumbai and
my experience was quite well
pleased with the upshot of the
academics in here. Faculties in
PGDM were industry skilled, quite
resourceful and determined to
impart qualitative and in-depth
knowledge. We had some notable
subjects for example Design
Thinking which had a competitive
edge over the others. The
placements were satisfactory. There
were a good number of companies
coming in for our final placements
and I personally landed in a very
good organisation so my experience
has been excellent.
The PGDM course at MET was a
perfect blend of both theoretical and
practical knowledge led by an
experienced faculty with industry
knowledge combined with good
placements opportunities. I am
extremely thankful to MET PGDM
and Prof. Vikas Naik Sir who have
played an instrumental role in
shaping our careers.
MET PGDM is a great course with
tons of academic, extracurricular
and social opportunities. Our
Course Co-ordinator, Naik Sir has
always made sure that the subjects
are on current trends which has
helped me study what truly was
interesting and get a well rounded
education. There’s a strong level of
faculty engagement and they have
served as mentors and advisors
throughout the course. The
Placement team has also been very
supportive and helped me through
the whole process smoothly. Can't
miss to mention MET Utsav where
the entire college unites together for
a wonderful festival. Lastly, I can say
that I had two amazing years of
joyful experiences and amazing
academic opportunities by choosing
PGDM at MET Mumbai.
Completing PGDM from MET has
been an incredible milestone of my
life. The two years spent learning at
MET has taught me everything from
team management, leadership skills,
people management to decision
making skill. The case studies and
professors from industries have helped
us put our theoretical knowledge to
practical use. MET helped me grow
and become a industry ready
Completing my PGDM at MET was a real career bender. This course provided me with a platform to interact with like-minded peers, intellectuals and eminent persons of industry while helping me develop a multidimensional skill set. The highly qualified and encouraging faculty that MET boasts of made learning exciting through tons of case studies, group discussions and presentations, and the varied placement opportunities at the end of the course helped find the right job for me.
Looking back now, I certainly feel that I made the right decision by joining MET PGDM. It not only has innovative course design but also best classroom faculty with years of Industry experience. Along with academics it also focuses on personal development, helping to get better placements and a rewarding career. I extend my heartfelt thanks to the Dean of MET, Prof Vikas Naik, who played pivotal role in making us tread on the path of success.
Weary about the way forward in my life, I found the correct direction and guidance at MET PGDM. Not only is the curriculum well drafted to cover learning aspects of management but it is also updated enough to aid the students excel in the corporate environment. The Dean and faculty have helped me groom my personality, learn essential skills that have helped me to a great extent in both,my personal and professional life.
"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 world.”
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 personally.
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 .