1 POST GRADUATE MANAGEMENT PROGRAMME FOR WOMEN (PGMPW) A full time Management Programme for women aspiring to return to their corporate career
2 Post Graduate Management Programme for Women (PGMPW): Meeting an Imperative Need I am a qualified and experienced woman on a break, now aspiring to return to a mainstream corporate career. My challenges are: A management programme especially designed for returning women. Continuity of work experience Statistics show that a large number of Renewing my self-belief and confidence talented women drop out of the workforce at an early to mid-career stage. This exit by women is often voluntary at a particular life stage. (McKinsey Global Institute Report 2015) Substantial research indicates that women in senior leadership positions significantly enhance business outcomes. (McKinsey report, Women Matter Asia, June 2012) Women, as representatives of the largest emerging global market, bring valuable perspectives to the table Up skilling myself Advantage SPJIMR As one of India s finest business schools, S.P. Jain Institute of Management & Research (SPJIMR) is consistently ranked among the top 10 in the country. SPJIMR has built on its unique strength of imparting high quality management education through pedagogic innovations and pioneering programmes. This has encouraged business academia interface and emphasising our twin objectives of influencing practice and promoting value based growth. SPJIMR is therefore a partner of choice for international institutions as well as corporates. Only Indian B-School and Programme recognised for 2017 Innovations that Inspire by AACSB International It is true that these women have taken a break from formal, full time jobs in large corporate organisations, however it would be erroneous to say they have taken a break from work. They have worked really hard in the interim and learnt management in the school of real life. This brings maturity and balance. When combined with a desire to learn, the hunger to grow and an intensive curriculum, these women are ready to lead with both courage and heart. We know that many companies will vie with each other to welcome these women leaders of tomorrow into their fold. Dr. Ranjan Banerjee Dean, SPJIMR
3 Prepare for a Unique Experience Differentiators of PGMPW First of its kind, full-time, 11-month postgraduate programme (with a residential option) for returning women Programme preceded by e-learning and onboarding to facilitate the participants' transition into a full-time schedule Admission conversations include counselling The specialisations offered are Finance, Marketing, Human Resources and Information Management The pedagogy is a blend of classroom and nonclassroom sessions with focus on learning through real time examples, case studies and simulations Personal Leadership gets facilitated through Personal Growth Labs, Leadership Labs, Science of Spirituality modules and Individual Coaching with ICF certified coaches Each participant will have a mentor from the industry to gain practical insights and connect to relevant networks Two months Internships and Placement assistance upon completion of the programme PGMPW aims to facilitate smooth re-integration of qualified and experienced women who wish to return to their careers after a break. Our unique pedagogy would help the participants develop industry relevant functional knowledge and insights as well as skills that will help them navigate the career matrix. More importantly the program would help them tap into their innate potential to prepare for higher responsibilities. Dr. Sumita Datta Programme Head - PGMPW
4 Corporate Partnerships Industry Interface Corporate Partnerships for PGMPW are a coming together of industry and academia for improving women's equity in corporates to enhance economic growth. This is a pre-cursor to changing societal mind-sets, enabling corporates to create an employer brand that attracts the best women talent to promote a climate of diversity and inclusiveness. The various corporate engagement initiatives have been selected to leverage a participant's past industry experience and make it more relevant for contemporary business environment. We have leading corporates as partners at multiple levels. They contribute in: Selection of participants Guest Lectures (Functional Insights) Mentoring Business impact projects Internships Participation in placement process The current batch has internship projects with Johnson & Johnson, AXIS Bank, Cummins, Nivea and many more companies supporting gender diversity. PGMPW Batch 2017 Demographics GRADUATION STREAMS 10% LEVEL OF EDUCATION B.Com 25% 29% B.Sc 45% Graduate B.E. / B.Tech 50% CAREER BREAK 5% 5% 24 to 36 months 5-10 Years 75% Post Graduate B.A. YEARS OF EXPERIENCE 25% 50% 10 Years 36 to 60 months 35% 55% 60 to 96 months 96 months and above
5 Course Curriculum On Boarding Phase Learning to Learn Quantitative Methods - Basic Micro Economics Case Methods Business Computing and Scheduling Phase I Empowering Self- Personal Growth Lab Managerial Accounting and Financial Analysis Management and Organisation Behaviour I Human Resource Management Marketing Quantitative Methods - Advanced Operations Management Macro Economics Strategic IT Business Communication & Social Media Business Strategy Design Thinking Project Work Phase II General Courses Leadership Lab Executive Presence Corporate Finance Blue Ocean Strategy Critical Thinking (Problem Solving Methods) Decision Science Supply Chain Management and E-Commerce *7 courses offered in every specialisation Specialisation* Finance Marketing Human Resources Information Management Internships Phase III Gender Balance in Organisation Consulting in Business Mergers & Acquisition - Strategy International Business Decision making through Simulation Business Analytics Stress Management Business Law Written Communication Placements Note: The programme office reserves the right to change and update the curriculum without any prior notice.
6 Admissions Eligibility Minimum work experience of 5 years (team handling experience will be given preference) Minimum career break of 2 years A Bachelor's degree in any discipline from a recognised university Admission & Selection process Applications are to be made online. The application processing fee is Rs. 1100/-. It can be paid either by credit card / debit card or through net banking. After close of the application submission date, applicant will be informed through about the schedule of the selection process. The selection process will be held at our campus in Mumbai. It comprises of online aptitude test, written essay, group interview and personal interview. You can write to us at Visit us at Tel: / Bhavan s S.P. Jain Institute of Management & Research Bhavan s Campus, Munshi Nagar, Dadabhai Road, Andheri (West), Mumbai T: / 2401/ 7454 W: