Duration: 12 Months

Mode: Blended

Fees: INR 6,17,000/- + GST


The leadership roles in the business world evolve at lightning speed in the new age. IIM Ahmedabad’s Accelerated General Management Programme which is at par with an executive MBA for working professional in IIM is a course to build on rare management skills and take them to the global level. With the contemporary management topics, the professional participants get to expand their horizons and get up to date for efficiently managing businesses of today.


An extensive 1 year programme, IIM Ahmedabad’s Accelerated General Management Programme is customised for the working professionals. It equips them with tools and functionality of general management skills in global business environment just as an executive MBA for working professionals in IIM would. The course covers all contemporary topics to level up the participants in their current leadership roles. Participants are entitled for learning from rich experiences from across the industries and an innovatively blended pedagogy.

Value Propositions

Certification from a premier B-school

Alumni status from IIM Ahmedabad

Campus immersions at IIM Ahmedabad

Intensive and immersive campus learning along with 2-way interactions via HD Virtual Classrooms (VC)

Peer networking and learning opportunities across various industries

Acquire new age management skills for the global business world

Programme USPs

  • It gives an opportunity to the bright and aspiring managers at the senior and middle levels (in large corporates) to understand the concepts, paradigms, and theories underlying management.
  • It gives an understanding about how management as a set of functions can contribute to effective decision making, leadership and help in developing the strategy and organisation of the business
  • It develops skills required to take strategic and managerial decisions such as planning, organisational design and change management, implementing new strategies, mergers, and acquisitions, operational strategies, manage interfaces with the public, media, and government.

Programme Objectives

  • Instilling contemporary managerial skills and techniques to shape the aspiring working professionals for future leadership roles.
  • Creating and expanding the participant’s network by bringing together people from varied backgrounds with rich experiences.
  • Equipping the participants with tools and techniques to sharpen their strategic management and planning skills for establishing their hold on the global business environment of the new age.


Designed for working professionals qualifying the below criteria:

  • Graduates (10+2+3) / Post graduates with a minimum of 50% marks
  • Proven work experience of 5 years

Selection is based on candidate’s background and motivation assessment.


IIM Ahmedabad shall carry out the examination and evaluation required for certification.

• Written Tests
• Assignments
• Others
• Online Exam

Participants are evaluated on the basis of examinations for all the courses. Participants will be given any one of the following grades: “Very Good” (A); “Good” (B); “Average” (C); or “Below Average” (D) and “Unsuccessful” (F). Those getting not more than two “F” grades will get a certificate of successful completion of the programme and the course-wise grade list will be mentioned in the certificate. Those getting more than two ‘F’ grades will be asked to withdraw from the programme. The fees would then be forfeited.


The pedagogy will be highly interactive and will leverage the use of technology with HD Virtual Classrooms. It will also consist of a judicious blend of online lectures with Jaro Education, real life case studies, quizzes, assignments, research based projects and in-campus sessions at IIM Ahmedabad.


Course Content:

  • Pedagogies of Learning
  • Quantitative Decision Making: Tools And Techniques
  • Philosophical Foundations of Management
  • Financial Accounting
  • Economics
  • Organisational Behaviour
  • Organisational Theory
  • Communications
  • Building Cost Efficiency
  • Benefitting From Information And Knowledge
  • Managing Customers And Markets
  • Managing Money
  • Developing Talent And Human Resources
  • Efficiency In Operations
  • Being On The Right Side Of Law
  • Retail Management
  • Business To Business Marketing
  • Customer Relationship Management
  • Developing Talent
  • Managing Inventory And Supply Chain
  • Managing Funds
  • Managing Professional Firms
  • Managing Knowledge Resources
  • Design Thinking
  • Creativity And Innovation
  • Managing Corporate Reputation
  • The New Media
  • Become A Leader
  • Leadership: Vision And Reality
  • Integrating Organisation For A Common Purpose: Managing Strategically
  • Capstone

Programme Fees:

Application Fee INR 2,000/- + GST
Programme Fee INR 5,25,000/- + GST
Boarding & Lodging Charges INR 90,000/- + GST
Total Programme Fee (Inclusive of Application Fee) INR 6,17,000/- + GST
Application, Registration and Initial payment
1st Installment
2nd Installment
3rd Installment
April 10, 2020
August 10, 2020
December 10, 2020
April 10, 2021
INR 1,67,000/-
INR 1,50,000/-
INR 1,50,000/-
INR 1,50,000/-
  • Fees mentioned above are exclusive of GST. GST will be charged extra on certain components
  • Any change in any of the applicable taxes during the tenure of the programme, to be borne by the participants
  • Boarding and lodging during campus visit is provided by IIM Ahmedabad.

Important Dates:

Last Date for Payment of First Installment At the time of admission
Program Duration 12 months