Executive Programme in Global Business Management (EPGBM) from IIM Calcutta

EPGBM - Overview

Today's managers need applicable knowledge and skills to navigate their organizations through an ever-changing and dynamic global business environment. The knowledge of global perspective has become imperative for successful business. 12-month Executive Program in Global Business Management (EPGBM) has been designed to contribute to global management development within the structure and systems of organizational behavior, blending management theory and tools with practical insights and participation.

EPGBM aims at people in early to middle management career who are willing to learn the latest in management thought. Participants will gain new insights from reality-based case studies, sharing and developing decision-making techniques with an influential group of peers, all brought together in the nurturing environment created by IIMC faculty.

Why Executive Program in Global Business Management (EPGBM)?

The globalization of businesses is demanding a wider set of skills form its managers. The Indian job market in several industries is now putting a premium on ability of managers to handle global situations. This program is in its 8th edition now. Firstly, this program is uniquely positioned to educate executives about issues related to managing people and work in global organizations and businesses. Second, this program creates a differentiation in terms of focused delivery on topics related to global business management and international management. Third, unique component of the program is a focused delivery on building managerial skills and developing a global mindset.

Benefits of EPGBM from IIM Calcutta

EPGBM from IIM Calcutta would give the participants a global perspective, i. e., various issues that come up and how organizations and other systems handle them.

The successful participants would form a set that is more equipped to handle situations of global businesses.
Successful participants become IIMC-LDP alumni, which has its own sets of advantages for identity, brand value, and marketability of the participants.

Schedule & Duration Duration

The EPGBM is of one year duration.
Class Schedule: Tuesdays: 6:45 – 9:45 pm and Saturdays: 12:15 – 3:15 pm

Core Value

Why should a student chose EPGBM from IIM Calcutta?
  • Recognized Certification from IIMC - the foremost B School in the country and reputed to be one of Asia’s finest business schools
  • Over 280 hours of intensive learning intervention by renowned faculty from India & abroad through online interactive lectures
  • Face to face workshops with case studies and business simulations at the IIMC Campus
  • Peer learning through rich student profile & Networking opportunities.
  • Continue earning while you gain a high quality Certification and improve eligibility for better job profiles with a recognized certification
  • Competitive Price of 2.7 lacs (all inclusive) - This price for a program of this brand is not available in country today
  • Alumni membership of IIMC present globally - which has its own sets of advantages for identity, brand value, and marketability of the participants
  • Optional International Study Tour for Global Exposure


  • Highly Interactive
  • Theory & Practical Inputs
  • Case study approach.
  • Assignments, E-Learning, & Business Simulation
  • Campus visits of 5 days for enhanced face-to-face learning at IIM Calcutta campus (in two times)

Course Content

  • Marketing
  • Finance
  • Economics
  • Operations Management
  • Information Technology
  • Strategy
  • Human Resources Management
  • Organizational Behaviour
  • Managerial Skills
  • International Business
  • Developing A Global Mindset

Eligibility for EPGBM

  • Applicants should be working professionals/self-employed
  • Graduates (10+2+3) in any discipline with min. 50% marks [aggregate- considering results of all years (e.g. 3 or 4 together)] recognized by UGC/AICTE.
  • Minimum 2 years and preferably below 12 years of work experience (full-time paid employment) post completion of graduation as on Application Closure Date.

Selection Process

Candidates will be selected based on their performance in entrance test. Interview may be conducted.
Entrance test will ascertain the participants’ competency in English Language, Numerical Capabilities, Analytical Skills and IQ.

Programme Fees

 Application Fees INR 2,000/-
 Programme Fees INR 2,60,000/- + ST as applicable
 Registration Fees INR 6,500/- + ST as applicable
 Campus Fees INR 40,000/- (INR 20000/- per visit)

  • 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.
  • Service tax is applicable on all the above fees at the rate prevalent at the time of payment
  • Program fees are payable online or through DD drawn in favour of “Hughes Communications India Limited”.
  • Campus fee is mandatory and will be payable by student directly to “Indian Institute of Management Calcutta”.
  • Campus fee includes Books/ Study Materials Fee for the complete program.
  • Fee once paid is neither refundable nor transferable towards any other student/program/batch
Installment Structure

The above fees has to be paid as per following installment after selection:

 1st Installment (as per offer letter) INR 72,700/- + INR 6500/- ( Reg. Fee) + S.T.
 2nd Instalment by 23rd January 2017 INR 72,700/- + S.T.
  3rd Instalment by 24th March 2017 INR 72,000/- + S.T.
  4th Instalment by 22nd May 2017 INR 42,600/- + S.T.
  • Service Tax @ 15% extra (subject to change as per the notification from Govt. of India)
  • Campus Visit Fees (with applicable tax) is mandatory and additionally is payable directly to IIM Calcutta.

Important Dates

  • Application Closure Date: 24th October, 2016
  • Entrance Test: Entrance test are held weekly from 1st October 2016, last entrance test 25th OCtober 2016. Candidate has to appear only once at any date as confirmed by IIM Calcutta
  • Date of Orientation and Briefing: 22nd November, 2016
  • Last Date for Payment of 1st instalment: 26th November, 2016
  • Class Start Date: 6th December, 2016
  • Campus Dates: To Be Announced

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