It is a billion dollar question… The answer is simple.
- Universities are rules driven. They cannot innovate and offer industry relevant system of teaching and training. That is why all the top B. Schools in India including IIMs, XLRI, MDI, IMI, ISB and RCM (Autonomous) are in the autonomous sector offering PGDM programme.
- To prove this point please note that among the top 50 B.Schools in India only 3 are offering MBA programmes. All others are offering PGDM.
- Companies always prefer PGDM candidates as they know the product will meet their requirement.
- PGDM students can enroll for Ph.D also if it has AIU recognition.