(Admission Info) PGPPM Admission At Indian Institute of Management Bangalore, 2011-13

PGPPM Admission At Indian Institute of Management Bangalore, 2011-13

Introduction:

Indian Institute of Management Bangalore announces admissions to the Post Graduate Programme in Public Policy and Management (PGPPM) for the year 2011-2013. PGPPM is open to Government, Non-Government and Private Sector candidates.  The course aims at strengthening the public policy and managerial skills of future leaders from the civil services, and senior managers from the social, infrastructure and private sectors. The programme is of two years duration. The first year is residential at IIMB and Maxwell. The second year is spent on dissertation work at the student’s respective workplace. The course includes a seven weeks stint at the Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs, Syracuse University, USA.

Post Graduate Programme in Public Policy & Management (PGPPM), a Master’s degree aims at strengthening the public policy and managerial skills of future leaders from the civil services, and senior managers from the social, infrastructure and private sectors. It is open to both Indian and International candidates from Government, and Non Government and Private Sector. In India, it is open to all candidates from All India Services like IAS, IPS, IFS and other civil services besides the Government, Non-Government and Private sector.

The Programme Focuses On:

  • Deepening conceptual, technical and analytical skills for public policy making
  • Developing leadership and decision making skills
  • Understanding of the forces shaping the domestic and international environment for public policy
  • Developing specialization in a chosen public policy field
  • Providing opportunities to learn from comparative global study of Public Policy in other countries.

Eligibility:

The following is the eligibility criteria for Open Candidates:

  • Graduates in any discipline with at least 7 years of professional experience, and proven proficiency in English.
  • Applicants should not be over 40 years of age as on the date of commencement of the programme i.e.1-6-2011. GMAT/GRE scores obtained during April 01, 2009 to December 01, 2010 will be considered.
  • Those who do not have GMAT/GRE scores should appear for CAT 2010. A Letter of reference from the present or previous employer should be provided.

Important Dates:

  • The Last date for receipt of applications: Feb 07, 2011
  • Interviews in Delhi-Habitat World, Lodi Road, New Delhi 110003: Mar 07 to Mar 09, 2011
  • Interviews in Bangalore: Feb 21 to Feb 23, 2011
  • Announcement of selected candidates: End of March, 2011

Academic Background:

  • CAT / GMAT or GRE Scores
  • Work Experience
  • Achievements (Academic and career related)

Contact:

Indian Institute of Management Bangalore
Bannerghatta Road,
Bangalore, India
Pin Code: 560 076
Phone:
  +91-80-26582450 / 26993996
E-mail: info(at)iimb.ernet.in 

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