A two year post graduate programme (ePGP) course which offers satellite based educatio technology for diatnace learning has been launched by IIM Ahemdabad on Monday 16th Jan 2017.The course will begin in June and IIM-A is on the look out for junior, mid and senior level working professionals and entrepreneurs to enrol for the programme, according to PTI.Online learning solutions provider, Hughes Global Education is the technology partner for the course.
Announcing the course here, IIM-A director, Ashish Nanda stated that the course has been designed keeping in mind the requirements of the entrepreneurs and working executives to add value to their professional functioning and equipping them with knowledge in areas of management.
"This is the wave of future. This course is targeted to junior, mid and senior level professionals and entrepreneurs seeking skills and strategies to take their organizations to the next level," stated Nanda. The fees of the programme is Rs. 17 lakh (excluding taxes) for the two-year period.IIM-A is also considering to launch six other hybrid programmes, three in partnership with Hughes Global Education and three others in partnership with NIIT. "These programmes will cover different areas of management learning including business financing, business a
nalysis, advanced general management among others," said Nanda.Those interested must have scored at least 50 per cent marks in their graduation and will be selected based on the results obtained in GMAT, CAT or other online admission tests conducted by the institute.