Indian Institute of Management Bangalore Admission Post Graduate Programme in Public Policy and Management

Name of Institute / University

Indian Institute of Management Bangalore

Courses Offered

Post Graduate Programme in Public Policy & Management (PGPPM) – 2012 - 2014

The Post Graduate programme in Public Policy and Management (PGPPM) aims at strengthening the public policy and managerial skills of future leaders and senior managers from the civil services; and professionals from social, infrastructure and private sectors.

This two year programme helps professionals engaged in public policy and management to tackle new challenges in the context of liberalization, globalization and rapid technology change; and continuing burden of poverty, social exclusion and crisis.


1. Open and Overseas Candidates

Candidates from other than government sectors should be graduates and ideal profile would be 5 to 7 years of work experience. He/ she should not be aged over 40 years as on June 01, 2012.

Open and Overseas candidates need to take CAT 2011 exam or should have secured GMAT/GRE scores between April 1, 2010 and January 1, 2012.

2. DoPT Sponsored Government Candidates

Group A Officers of All India Services and Central Services are eligible for the IIMB PGPPM subject to the following eligibility conditions.

• Length of Service: The officer should have put in at least 7 years of Group 'A' service.

• Age: The officer should not be more than 50 years on the date of commencement of the programme i.e. June 01, 2012 (53 years in case of officers belonging to Scheduled Caste Scheduled Tribe and OB Community).

• Earlier Training: The officer should not have under gone training programme of a duration of 12-weeks or more in India or a duration of 2-weeks or more abroad, in the preceding five years.

How To Apply

Application for the PGPPM at IIMB will be available online at the IIMB website

The following documents are to be enclosed with the application:

• Valid GMAT /GRE Score/ CAT2011 Registration number (if applicable)
• A statement of purpose (SOP) for joining the program

Contact Details

Bannerghatta Road, Bangalore, India, Pin Code: 560 076
Tel: +91-80-26582450 / 26993996
Fax: +91-80-26584050 / 26584004

Important dates

Interviews in Delhi Feb 21 - Feb 23, 2012

Interviews in Bangalore Feb 28 - Feb 29, 2012

Application Forms Now Available

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