Candidates applying for the PGP-DM should at least be Graduate (from any discipline) from a recognised University, with a minimum two years of relevant work experience in development sector / CSR sector The medium of instruction is English and the participants are expected to have basic proficiency in computers
Yes it is mandatory for each participant to have a 'mentor'. The mentor is from the organisation and would perform an important role in the learning process of the participant. He/she would provide Guidance for information from within the organisation required from various departments for ‘Application exercises’ Guidance in project selection Prima-facie comments/ assessment of ‘Application exercises’- as Acceptable, Unacceptable , Excellent Interact with SPJIMR periodically to review participant’s performance Provide inputs being panel member along with SPJIMR faculty for assessment of project of mentee/s
Application exercises are assignments where the concepts studied in class are applied to a real-life situation in the organization that a participant represents. Application exercises reinforce the learning’s garnered in class and enable a participant to understand his / her organisation and improve his/her effectiveness.