Executive Program in Business Management

Executive Program in Business Management

IIM Calcutta


As the world advances into the twenty - first century, managers face the challenge of increasing competition due to the globalization of business and economy. Salient changes witnessed are the deregulation and liberalization of economies, changing industry structures, mergers, acquisitions & alliance formations to sustain growth, privatization, technological advances, changes in the consumer preferences and life-style, and emergence of new forms of organization & management practices.

Not only business organizations, but the managers themselves need to equip themselves with new skills and resources needed to manage such enterprises. These skills are needed for the managers to assume greater responsibilities through career advancement based on knowledge, skills and competence.

The Executive Programme in Business Management is designed to provide managers and professionals with a broad overview of the key concepts, tools and techniques needed to successfully meet the challenges of today’s global business environment. Individual courses will give participants the knowledge needed to work cross-functionally within the organization and become more skilled in the basics of business management.

Program USP

  • Premier & successful General Management Program from IIMC – India’s foremost business school
  • Revised and updated course content and coverage
  • Books, Cases and Study Materials included in the Course
  • A new team of program directors, each from a core business area, to build in more rigour & quality into the program
  • Specially selected core faculty
  • Quality interactions and increased peer group learning
  • Specifically designed for working executives with all the flexibility benefits of Interactive Onsite Learning.
  • Participants selected, based on elaborate selection process and profiling.
  • Alumni Status from IIMC
  • Huge alumni base from past 20 batches have been largely benefited from this programme. Several participants have advanced their careers within and outside their organizations.

Program Benefits

  • Superior performance on the job
  • Exclusive focus on imparting managerial skills
  • Development of career

Program Objectives

  • Premier certification from IIM Calcutta
  • Career Enhancement

Schedule & Duration


  • Monday: 06:45pm – 09:45pm & Saturday 3.30 PM – 6.30 PM (But few make up classes may be held on other days)
  • Duration:12 months excluding campus, holidays and examinations.

    Note:66% attendance is mandatory per module

    Who Should Attend

    Middle & Senior level working executives and professionals in business organizations with minimum 5 years of experience may apply for this program. The program offers quality interactions with experienced executives, and peer group learning as average experience of the participants is around 8-10 years.


    The pedagogy will be highly interactive. It will leverage use of technology and will consist of, depending on the subject, a judicious blend of lectures, real life case studies, quizzes and assignments.


    • Applicants should be working professionals/self-employed.
    • Graduates (10+2+3) / post graduates in any discipline with min. 50% marks [aggregate - considering results of all years (e.g. 3 or 4 together)] recognized by UGC/AICTE.
    • Minimum 5 years of work experience (full-time paid employment) post completion of graduation as on Application Closure Date.

    An Entrance Test will be conducted to select eligible candidates to the programme. Candidates who qualify the above eligibility criteria will be considered for the Entrance Test. Final Selection will be made basis the candidates’ performance in the Entrance Test. No deviations to the laid out Eligibility Criteria (unless otherwise mentioned above) will be considered.

    Desired Proficiencies in the Candidate (in addition to the Eligibility Criteria) – Proficiency in English since it would be the medium of instruction.

    • Basic numerical ability and mathematical skills – including Algebra (e.g. Equation of Straight Line), Basic Differential & Integral Calculus and Ability to Interpret Graphs.
    • Ability to reason logically
    • General awareness – including knowledge of Industry

Program Fees
Application Fee INR 2000/-
Program Fee INR 2,75,000/- + GST
Registration Fee INR 6,800/- + GST
Campus Fee INR 40,000/- + GST
Total Fee (Exclusive of Application Fee) INR 3,18,800/- + GST

  • IIMC invests a lot to maintain high quality of program delivery. The student fee includes all the course material which is books, simulations and cases, certification and alumni membership for IIMC.
  • GST (currently @ 18%) will be charged extra on these components.
  • All fees except “Campus Fee” is to be paid online.
  • Campus Fee is not included in the installment schedule below.

Important Dates

  • Last Date of Application: 23rd April, 2018
  • Last Date of Entrance Test: 21st, 22nd & 23rd April, 2018
  • Last Date for Payment of Fees: 9th May, 2018
  • Academic Briefing & IIMC Class to start with the Campus Visit: 10th May, 2018

Installment Details

Installment Dates Amount (INR) Amount (USD)
1st 9th May, 2018 (INR 73,300/- + INR 6,800/-) + GST
2nd 16th Sep, 2018 INR 69,420/- + GST
3rd 11th Dec, 2018 INR 69,420/- + GST
4th 06th March, 2018 INR 59,860/- + GST

Program Details

Spread over one year, the program provides the participants with skills for leadership in the knowledge economy through an innovative curriculum. Faculty from IIMC and distinguished visiting faculty from reputed academic institutions and industry handle these courses.The program curriculum focuses on equipping the participants:

  • with an inside look at each main functional area, its purpose and role
  • with the ability to understand the economic and regulatory trends
  • learn various analytical tools and techniques that can give deeper insights in to business
  • with the ability to take a big picture approach quintessential for senior managers.

The in-campus component is held at the end of the 1-year Program. This is a crucial component covering 5 days, which provides the participants an orientation towards case based learning. It is compulsory for all participants.

Programme Contents

Term I
  • Behavioural Science I
  • Behavioural Science II
  • Microeconomics
  • Macroeconomics
  • Financial Accounting
  • Cost and Management Accounting
  • Quantitative Methods for Decision-making

Term II

  • Marketing Management I
  • Marketing Management II
  • Human Resource Management
  • Operations Management
  • Corporate Finance
  • Information Technology for Competitive Advantage
  • Strategic Management