About IIMCIndian Institute of Management Calcutta IIMC was established in the year 1961 by the Government of India. This is a first institute for post graduate studies and research in management. IIMC is one of the finest business schools in India. The main aim of the IIMC is to emerge as an International centre of excellence in management education. It offers following list of programmes
Admissions 2019Indian Institute of Management Calcutta IIMC has announced admissions 2019 in to the 13th batch of Post Graduate Program for Executives for Visionary Leadership in Manufacturing (PGPEX-VLM) programme commencing from April 2019.
About PGPEX-VM CoursePost Graduate Program for Executives for Visionary Leadership in Manufacturing (PGPEX-VLM) is a unique one year full time residential program which fulfills the demand for techno-managerial leaders in the current industry. This is a joint programme of three premier institutes of India, they are Indian Institute of Management Calcutta (IIMC), Indian Institute of Technology Madras (IITM) and Indian Institute of Technology (IITK). This program was developed by the National Manufacturing Competitiveness Council in collaboration with MHRD, IIMs, IITs and CII under the Indo-Japan Cooperation Agreement in the year 2006.
The two years of this programme include tutorials, case studies, lectures, ab sessions, individual assignments, team assignments, videos, guest lecture from Japanese faculty, guest lecture from business leaders and industry experts. One week of industry visit in Japan will also be conducted under the aegis of JICA (Japan International Cooperation Agency) to study the best manufacturing practices. This program includes the courses on entrepreneurship, green manufacturing, industry 4.0, artificial intelligence, internet of things and ISO90001 Lead auditor training. The main aim of the PGPEX-VLM programme is to develop leaders in manufacturing by developing management and leadership skills, knowledge of cutting edge technology and proficiency. Fee of PGPEX-VLM programme is Rs. 11,25,000/- + applicable taxes.
Eligibility CriteriaCandidates applying for admission to the PGPEX-VLM programme have to fulfill the following eligibility criteria:
Application processInterested and eligible candidates who are willing to apply for PGPEX-VLM course at IIMC can apply online at website: "https://iimcal.ac.in/pgpexvlm-application-form-register". Candidates need to pay the application fee of Rs. 3000 + GST 18% i.e Rs. 3540/- online only using credit/ debit card/ net banking. The letters of recommendation should be provided online by 2 referees, referee can be your supervisor/ mentor from the last company/ professor/ teacher from a recent degree. After final submission of the form the link will be sent to the 2 referees, they have to submit their recommendation online. Last date to apply online is 5th November 2018 and last date to submit recommendations online by referees is 9th November 2018.
Selection ProcedureBased on the eligibility criteria, candidates will be shortlisted for the aptitude test which will be conducted on 9th December 2018. This test will be conducted at four cities namely Mumbai, Delhi, Chennai and Kolkata. This written test consists of following three sections:
Based on candidates performance in the written test, candidates will be shortlisted for the further round - Personal Interview which will be conducted on 23rd December 2018 at IIM Calcutta. Final selection of candidates for admission to the PGPEX-VLM course is done based on academic records, work experience, candidate's performance in Aptitude test and Personal interview.
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