Dear, First think about the duration of the course, expenses to meet the course, your interest and ability to pursue the course. Then decide and choose MBA/ PGDM.
MBA(Master of Business Administration) is a post graduate degree course offered by universities. MBA course focuses on theoretical aspects of management and is exam oriented.
PGDM( post graduate diploma in management ) is offered by AICTE approved institutes. PGDM builds on soft skills, prepares students for jobs and is industry oriented.
Reputation of the institute becomes more important for job placements. The course fees also varies depending on the institute. Look for the parameters of the institute, find out the accreditation of the institute, infrastructure of the institute, duration of the course, scholarships, campus selection process, tuition fee structure, location of the institute and the specialization the course offers for both the programs.
The courses are available as full time, part time, executive MBA/correspondence/ on-line etc. Find the right course and choose the degree program that is comfortable for you to pursue.
The common entrance tests conducted for MBA couses are CAT/ZAT/MAT/CMAT exams. The entrance tests includes tests on verbal, data interpretation, logical and analytical reasoning, quantitative aptitude, English language skills, decision making, general knowledge, essay writing, numerical ability etc. Focus on these areas for preparing for the tests. For more information find the details on ISC pages.
Wishing you the best.