PGDM (BIFS) is for individuals who...
like to learn about various industries, domains and are interested in providing financial solutions that’ll prove beneficial for the business
a challenging, international business program with an experiential learning approach that creates future leaders and industry disruptors.
- a financial analyst
- a business analyst
- an audit manager
- a branch manager
Meet Gajendra Sisodia, PGDM Batch of 2021-23 talking about his summer internship placement and what made him opt for a PGDM at GIM amongst the other B-schools he had in mind.Gajendra Sisodia | PGDM- Full Time
"The batch size, student profile diversity, a student-driven campus, and strong placement network"
Kajol Mittal, a student in the PGDM-Healthcare Management programme was faced with a dilemma when she was approached by multiple B-schools. Here are her reasons on why she opted for Goa Institute of Management.Kajol Mittal | PGDM-HCM
"GIM's healthcare programme has an excellent pedagogy and curriculum"
Deciding on which B-School to opt for, especially when you have many options is a tough and crucial decision to make. Here's Manali Hedaoo, PGDM-BDA, Batch of 2021-23 throwing light on why she opted for PGDM-Big Data Analytics at GIM.Manali Hedaoo | PGDM- -BDA
"It is a techno-managerial course with a good mix of business expertise and the big data analytics experience"
Why Adhvaryu Srivastava, PGDM-BIFS student, Batch of 2021-23 choose GIM amongst the other B-schools he had converted to? Watch this video to find out!Adhvaryu Srivastava | PGDM- BIFS
"The reason why I chose GIM was the BIFS programme, as I always wanted to go into core finance"
Watch Stacy Menezes talk about why she thinks GIM's FPM Programme is the perfect fit for her. The course structure is flexible with access to state-of-the-art research culture and infrastructure. Personalized mentorship and knowledgeable faculty. Exposure to research and hands-on experience with tools and research methods are some of the reasons she chose to pursue this program.Stacy Menezes | Fellow Programme in Management
Highlights of the video: -Introduction -Flexible course structure -Access to state-of-the-art research culture -Knowledgeable faculty -Holistic learning -exposure to cutting edge research -Hands-on experience with tools -Location & networking
Watch Garima Ranga, Batch of 2020-24, talk about why she opted to pursue FPM after completing her PGDM at GIM. High-caliber faculty and great infrastructure. The Behavioural Lab, Thomson Reuters and Bloomberg terminal are added advantages.Garima Ranga | Fellow Programme in Management
-Reasons for joining GIM -Behavioural lab usage -Thomson Reuters & Bloomberg Terminals -E-Journal packages
Here's Tanaya Saha, FPM student at GIM talking about why she opted for this programme and her experience at GIM. GIM publishes 70+ research papers annually with a strong research background. Huge classrooms with glass boards, no restrictions in clothing which gives you openness to studying.Tanaya Saha | Fellow Programme in Management
Highlights of the video: -Why I chose GIM -Research background -70+ research papers annually -Huge classrooms -No restrictions
Meet Radhika K R, FPM Scholar throwing light on various opportunities provided by GIM. GIM's reputation, International accreditations, Conducive research ecosystem, Exposure to Top international researchers and academicians, opportunities to be a jury member, Training & expert tools are some of the few reasons that attracted her to this program.Radhika K R | Fellow Programme in Management
-Introduction -Institute reputation -International accreditation -Conducive environment -Exposure to international researchers and academicians, -Opportunities to be a jury member -Training & tools
"GIM was my natural choice," says Jeevan Lawrence, student at GIM pursuing FPM. Faculty, access to data and research ambiance at GIM was what made him opt for this course. Research scholars also get a stipend, free accommodation, contingency funds and more benefits which make this program even more attractive.Jeevan Lawrence | Fellow Programme in Management
Highlights of the video: -Introduction -Approachable Faculty -Access to data: Advanced labs, Databases -Research Ambiance -Unique location -Stipend for scholars -Contingency funds and more benefits
Here's Priya Kataria, FPM student talking about why she opted for the Fellow Programme in Management at GIM. Her main reasons for opting for GIM was our focus on SDGs and the campus facing the beautiful Sahyadri mountains in Goa.Priya Kataria | Fellow Programme in Management
Highlights of the video: -Reasons for joining GIM -Focus on SDGs -Campus location
"My learnings at GIM helped me perform to the best of abilities."Varsha Bhargava | PGDM 2019-21 | Asian Paints
During my MBA at GIM, I got an opportunity to intern with Asian Paints. It provided a platform to apply my classroom knowledge to an actual business scenario. My learnings at GIM helped me perform to the best of abilities at Asian Paints thereby resulting in an enriching experience. It nurtured me both intellectually and socially to provide creative and desirable solutions for the organization.
"Finance at GIM certainly prepared me for the same."Mahesh Ogania | PGDM 2018-20 | Arcesium India Pvt Ltd
During my MBA at GIM, I got an opportunity to intern with Arcesium (D E Shaw Group), where I could apply things thought in classroom and give that refresh outlook to every business problem I faced. This eventually led to Pre-Placement Offer with them. The actual journey started with second year, particularly term 4 of finance which definitely prepared me for the current role at Arcesium. I work with investment banking and Hedge funds and help in smooth onboarding of its trading database, reconciling positions, cash and final NAV of the client. It’s a fintech company demanding knowledge upgradation every minute and finance at GIM certainly prepared me for the same.
"GIM has given me enough opportunities to introspect, learn and grow."Bhargav L Narasimhan | PGDM-HCM 2017-19 | J&J
I am Dr. Bhargav L Narasimhan, currently working with Johnson and Johnson market access team as a program manager. I work on projects involving value proposition, economic modelling, reimbursement, pricing and patient assistance/support programs. GIM has given me enough opportunities to introspect, learn and grow. The discipline, mindset and time management skills that the management and the Student bodies expected me to inculcate during my stay in the institution has really facilitated me in showing better value in my organization.
"I will be forever cherishing the experiences that GIM BDA offered."Arun Prakash | PGDM-BDA 2018-20 | PayPal
I am Arun Prakash from the inception batch (2020) of. I am currently working as a Business Analyst for the Marketing Analytics team at PayPal. I am part of an international cross functional team which is responsible for setting up analytics experiments, marketing opportunity, Insights management for the marketing team of Paypal. Being a student at GIM, the experience nurtured me with both functional and technical caveats. The group projects and challenging timelines to our team projects played pivotal in working with globally oriented teams along with aligning them to success. I will be forever cherishing the experiences that GIM BDA offered.
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What is the duration of the Post Graduate Programme in Management – Baking, Insurance & Financial Services (PGDM-BIFS)?
It is a two year full-time residential course.
What is the intake capacity for PGDM-BIFS?
PGDM-BIFS has 60 seats.
What is the eligibility to apply for PGDM-BIFS?
Minimum 50% aggregate marks (45% in case of candidates belonging to the SC/ ST category in a three-year Bachelor's degree (or equivalent) recognized by the Association of Indian Universities/AICTE. Candidates who will complete all requirements for the degree by 5th June 2023 may also apply. The candidates in last year of degree should have obtained minimum 50% aggregate in the latest exam.
Is the PGDM-BIFS program open to graduates from commerce/BIFS background only?
No, graduates from any background can apply for this programme.
Is campus placement available for PGDM (BIFS)?
The graduating students will have access to campus placement facilities, similar to all other full time programmes.