SMS Lucknow, offers a Two Year Post Graduate Diploma in Management (PGDM), approved by AICTE, Ministry of HRD Govt. of India. The objective of PGDM programme is to provide the students an opportunity to develop into dynamic global managers equipped with understanding of the cross-cultural dimensions by imbibing management skills and to be able to compete successfully in the global centric business environment.

It has been developed as a semester wise programme with dual specialization. The PGDM course follows a Choice Based Credit System and has following learning outcomes.
• Business Environment and Domain Knowledge
• Critical thinking, Business Analysis, Problem Solving and Innovative Solutions
• Global Exposure and Cross-Cultural Understanding
• Social Responsiveness and Ethics
• Effective communication
• Leadership and Teamwork

For better learning, advanced pedagogical approach are followed that includes Case Based Learning, Role plays, Presentations and Group Discussions, Experiential/Live Projects, Interactive, Industrial Tours, Management Gamesand Business Models.

PGDM programs have the flexibility to design their own courses within the parameters prescribed by the AICTE which enables us to include the subjects and areas in our curriculum as per the current industrial demand. PGDM programs offer students with greater industrial exposure with its innovative approach highlights on development of leadership and entrepreneurship qualities along with imparting managerial and executive skills.  By earning this PGDM an individual can broaden his educational horizons & prepare themselves for leadership positions in different job segments. PGDMs are the first in and among the first out, thereby reaping the benefits of industry. Multi- dimensional, multi-tasking quality of a PGDM is much in demand by the Corporate world.

Value added Course:

• Employability Enhancement Programs
• SPSS / Business Analytics Workshop
• Microsoft office workshop
• Certification on Management on courses like Field Sales, Global marketing management, Total Quality Management & Financial Analysis and reporting through NPTEL
• Digital certifications on Online marketing & E-commerce
• Certification in Foreign Language
• Certifications through National Institute of Securities Markets (NISM)
• Certifications through NSE's Certification in Financial Markets (NCFM)

Other Activities:

• Global Business exposure- Foreign Industrial cum excursion trip
• Competency Analysis by HR Professionals
• Projects- Field survey, Summer Training, Entrepreneurial & Dissertation Projects
• Workshops, Seminars & Guest lectures
• Strong individual mentorship
• Management Club “Ingenuity” Activities
• Participation & organizing seminar & conferences
• Participation in Indradhanush: Hobby club activities
• Participation in Spardha: Annual Sports Fest
• Participation in Inter college Fest & activities


Ms. Suchita