Post Graduate Certificate in Human Resource Management (PGCHRM) from XLRI Jamshedpur

PGCHRM from XLRI: Overview

XLRI has evolved a 12-months consolidated program in Human Resource Management to address the need for management education in today’s world. For effective performance, need for formal and skill-based education is a foregone conclusion. While experience might have been the backbone of effective performance in the corporate world of yesterday, knowledge and continuous learning is the mainstay amongst the best organizations of today. In order to satisfy the thirst for knowledge and excellence in career, a program in Human Resource Management from the best known Institute in the field, XLRI Jamshedpur, is a hugely sought after certification program by HR professionals in India.

PGCHRM: Course Objectives:

  • To give participants an understanding of problems and issues in the field of Human Resource Management.
  • To learn the critical elements of Human Resource Management processes.
  • To equip participants with the required depth and balance of technical and managerial knowledge that will enable them to function successfully in their chosen field.

What makes PGCHRM from XLRI the best Executive HR Programme?

  • Premier & successful Human Resources Management Programme from XLRI Jamshedpur – one of India’s foremost business schools
  • Continuously revised and updated course content and coverage
  • All books, cases and study materials are prepared by XLRI Jamshedpur and is included in the PGCHRM course
  • Specially selected core faculty, each from a core business area, to build in more rigor and quality into the program
  • Quality interactions and increased peer group learning through state-of-the-art learning platform
  • Specifically designed for working executives with all the flexibility benefits of Interactive Onsite Learning
  • Participants selected, based on elaborate selection process and profiling
  • All participants get Alumni Status from XLRI Jamshedpur similar to regular campus students
  • Huge alumni base from past 16 batches have been largely benefited from this program and several participants have advanced their careers within and outside their organizations

Core values of PGCHRM from XLRI Jamshedpur

  • Recognized Certification from XLRI Jamshedpur – one of the foremost B-School in the country and reputed to be one of Asia’s finest business schools.
  • Well researched and up-to-date course content that makes it a most rigorous and reputed HR management programme in the country
  • Competitive and affordable fees payable in easy installments with additional provision of securing education loans from banks
  • Learning opportunities from the best faculty in India and prominent Industry Experts
  • Alumni membership of XLRI Jamshedpur present globally - which has its own sets of advantages for identity, brand value, and marketability of the participants
  • Peer learning through rich student profile and excellent networking opportunities
  • Learn while your earn - no need to quit job while pursuing highly reputed business qualification from XLRI Jamshedpur - Attend Live lectures via Interactive Online Learning platform in 70+ cities across India plus 5 days full-time campus learning at XLRI Jamshedpur

Who Should Attend?

Executives and professionals in business organizations, interested to pursue a career in the HR domain, may apply for PGCHRM from XLRI Jamshedpur. The PGCHRM program offers quality interactions with experienced executives, and peer group learning as average experience of the participants is around 5 years.

Schedule & Duration

Live lectures (via Interactive Online Learning platform)
  • Mondays - 6:30 pm To 9:30 pm (3 hours)
  • Wednesdays - 6.30 pm To 9.30 pm (3 hours)
Campus classes
  • 5 days at XLRI Jamshedpur campus (students stay at hostel in campus and are informed much in advance so that they can take care of logistics)
Total Programme Duration
  • 12 Months


  • Graduation from any recognized university with minimum of 2 years of work experience in HR (Human Resource)/ IR (Industrial Relations) field after completing Graduation
  • Full Time Degree Graduates (10+2+3) in any discipline with preferably 50% marks minimum [aggregate - considering results of all years (e.g. 3 or 4 together)] recognized by UGC/AICTE
  • Candidates must possess minimum of 2 years of work experience in related field after completing graduation (preference would be given to candidates with higher experience – at least 5 years)

Selection Procedure

Candidates will be selected based on:
  • Academic record
  • Number of years and quality of work experience
  • Personal Interviews conducted by XLRI Jamshedpur faculty
Note: Candidates who qualify the above eligibility criteria will be selected into the program. No deviations to the laid out Eligibility Criteria will be considered. The desired candidate for the program would ideally have a good work experience (around 5 years) with a strong academic background. Proficiency in English is desired as it would be the medium of instruction. The candidate must also have the drive to learn and imbibe the learning from the program. 

Evaluation Method and Certification 

The examination and evaluation required for PGCHRM certification shall be carried out XLRI Jamshedpur during the course. The faculty members teaching their respective courses will choose the method of evaluation most appropriate to the material. The PGCHRM certificate will be awarded directly by XLRI Jamshedpur. Successful Candidates will be offered Alumni status.

Programme Details (Coverage)

  • Introduction to Personnel Management
  • Introduction to Industrial Relations
  • Labour Laws
  • Performance Appraisal and Management
  • Training and Development
  • Employee Compensation System
  • Collective Bargaining
  • Competency Based HR
  • Individual Behavior in Organization
  • Group Behavior in Organization
  • Organizational Change and Development
  • Organizational Structure and Design
  • Cross Cultural Management
  • Managerial Counseling
  • Strategic Human Resource Management
  • Financial Management for HRM
  • Marketing Management for HRM
  • Social Research Methods
  • Operations Strategy for HRM
  • Human Resource Information System
  • Project Work


  • 'Live' real-time lectures(delivered through Interactive Online Learning platform in 70+ cities)
  • Campus classes for 5 days at XLRI Jamshedpur campus 
  • Project work
  • Lecture Series
  • Case methods
  • Group work
  • Term papers
  • Assignments and Dissertation

Programme Fees for PGCHRM from XLRI Jamshedpur

  • Application FeesINR 2,000/-
  • Tuition Fees: INR 2,18,500/- (INR 1,90,000/- plus 15% service tax and cesses) - To be paid in three interest-free installments (see schedule below)
  • Course material and campus fees*: INR 40,250/- (INR 35,000/- plus service tax and cesses) 
  • Total Fees: INR 2,58,750/-
Installment schedule for Fees payment:

 Installment Amount Due Date
 1st Installment INR 69,000/- (INR 60,000/- plus tax) 15th June 2016 (on selection)
 2nd Installment INR 40,250/- (INR 35,000/- plus tax) 15th September 2016
 3rd Installment INR 74,750/- (INR 65,000/- plus tax) 15th December 2016
 3rd Installment INR 74,750/- (INR 65,000/- plus tax) 15th March 2017
 Total INR 2,58,750/- (All Inclusive) 
*All fees directly payable to XLRI Jamshedpur
***Bank loan also available after selection (solely on bank's discretion)

Important Dates:

Last date of application: 23rd April 2016
Interview dates: 9th May to 18th May 2016
Announcement of selection: 23rd May 2016
1st Installment payable by: 15th June 2016
Session induction date: 24th June 2016
Session ends: July 2016

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