Accelerated General Management Programme - IIM Ahmedabad


The leadership roles in the business world evolve at lightning speed in the new age. IIM Ahmedabad’s Accelerated General Management Programme is a course to build on those 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. Equipping them with tools and functionality of general management skills in global business environment, 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.

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.
  • Participants are entitled to the IIM – Ahmedabad’s alumni status.
  • Along with the interactive online lessons, the participants get 12 days of on-campus lessons at IIM –Ahmedabad.


  • Instilling contemporary managerial skills and techniques to shape the aspiring working professionals for their future leadership roles.
  • Creating and expanding the network for all the participants by bringing together people from varied backgrounds with rich experiences.
  • Preparing 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.

Who May Attend / Eligibility

  • Graduates (10+2+3) / Post graduates with a minimum of 50% marks & Proven work experience of 5 years
  • Selection is based on candidate’s performance in the Programme Aptitude Test along with a 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. It will leverage use of technology with HD Virtual Classrooms. It will consist of a judicious blend of online lectures with Jaro Education and In-campus sessions at IIM Ahmedabad’s campus, real life case studies, quizzes, assignments, and research based projects.
Application Fee
Programme Fee
Boarding & Lodging Charges
Total Programme Fee
(exclusive of Application Fee)
INR 2,000/- + GST
INR 5,25,000/- + GST
INR 60,000/- + GST
INR 5,87,000/- + GST
  • Fees mentioned above are exclusive of GST. *GST will be charged extra on these 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 provided by IIMA.
  • Application Closure Date : 15th March 2019
  • Last Date for Payment of First Installment : At the time of admission
  • Program Duration : 12 Months
Application, Registration and Initial payment
1st Installment
2nd Installment
3rd Installment
At the time of admission
3rd Month
6th Month
9th Month
INR 2000 + INR 1,31,250 + INR 20,000
INR 1,31,250 + INR 20,000
INR 1,31,250 + INR 20,000
INR 1,31,250

GST will be charged extra on certain components

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