Postgraduate Certificate Programme in Business Management (PGCBM)


Xavier Institute of Management, Bhubaneswar (XIMB) is about to celebrate it’s Silver Jubilee - 25 years of purposeful existence, offering management education “with a human face”. In its pursuits for excellence in management education, XIMB has established an identity of its own, and a consistent position among the best B-schools in the country. It is known not only for its Post-Graduate Programmes but also  aims at developing professional managers for the corporate sector and for other socio-economic institutions which serve the people of India and fostering the progress of the nation towards a more prosperous, just and humane society. The academic programs offered by XIMB are based on the standard model of management education practiced globally.  


Our Marketing and Support Partner for this programme is Statvarsity Interactive. Statvarsity Interactive was conceptualized in 2008 with a dream to create a “State-of-the-art Learning Platform” that would bridge the geographic gap between learners and mentors via effective and innovative use of technology. The company was formally incorporated in 2010.  Team Statvarsity brings a decade of experience both in the field of education and technology. Our technology platform leverages the strength of various terrestrial & non-terrestrial modes of communication. The pervasive platform currently supports over 1000 concurrent learners and uses VSAT, MPLS VPN & Internet communication. This platform overcomes the limitations of various technologies and provides a robust, cost effective & scalable platform


The PGCBM course is designed to provide managers and professionals with a broad overview of the key concepts, tools and techniques required to compete and understand todays global market scenario. The subject matter will help the participants again insights into various fields of management thereby enabling them to work cross functionally within the organization and become more aware of the basic skills required for successful management.

Classes are scheduled at timings that are convenient for the working executives. Assignments and projects can be submitted online and are structured conveniently. 


The program has 7 days of residential academic inputs at the XIMB Campus in Bhubaneswar where intensive learning of critical soft skills components is facilitated, which is a mandatory requirement for the successful completion of the course. During the period of their stay on campus, the participants need to attend intensive classroom and group learning sessions.


The examination and evaluation required for certification will be carried out by XIM, Bhubaneswar. The Certificate will be awarded directly by XIM, Bhubaneswar.


  • 2 Years of work experience
  • A three-year Bachelors  Degree (or equivalent) in any discipline recognized by the Association of Indian Universities as eligible for post- graduate studies in management with at least two years of work experience
  • Personal interviews


CLASS SCHEDULE: Evening and week days  

DELIVERY MODE: Classes through Video Conferencing

CLASS LOCATIONS: Ahmadabad, Ankleshwar, Bangalore, Baroda Bhilai/Raipur Bhubaneswar,  Chennai, Cuttack , Delhi ( NCR),  Hyderabad , Jaipur,  Kanpur,  Kolkata, Mumbai Nagpur Pune Rourkela

PROGRAM FEES: Rs. 1, 50,000/-* (exclusive of taxes) 


1st installment

Rs. 77210/-  (Inclusive of Service tax) At the time of the acceptance of the admission offer, in favor of  Xavier Institute of Management payable at Bhubaneswar

2nd Installment

Rs. 44120/-  (Inclusive of Service tax) By the end of the fourth month of the  program, in favor of Xavier Institute of Management payable at Bhubaneswar

3rd  Installment

Rs.44120/- (Inclusive of Service tax) By the end of the eight month of the   program, in favor of Xavier Institute of Management payable at Bhubaneswar



  • Candidates have to submit the Application Form in Hardcopy 
  • Please download the Hard copy of the Application Form and send it across to XIMB  along with a DD for Rs. 1000/- in favor of 'Xavier  Institute of Management' payable at Bhubaneswar
  • The completed Application Form should reach “Dept. of TEL,  Xavier Institute of Management, Xavier Square, C.S.Pur, Bhubaneswar – 751013”
  •  The envelope should be superscribed 'Application for admission to PGCBM'

Required Documents with the Application

  • SOP
  • Copies of all academic records (12th std. mark sheet, Graduation / Post graduation certificate)
  • Professional records (Experience certificates)
  • 2 Passport size photos



Basic Economics for Managers

Accounting for Decision Making

Quantitative Methods for Business Decisions

Organizational Behavior


Financial Management

Human Resource Management

Information Technology

International Management


Ethical & Legal Aspects of Business

Strategic Issues in Management

Production & Operations Management

Marketing Management


Important Dates:

Application opens date

1st Dec. 2011

Application closure date

10th Jan. 2012

Last date for submission of the completed Application Form

11th Jan. 2012

Intimation of Interview to the shortlisted candidates

Conduct of Interview

15th Jan. 2012

 to be intimated

Intimation of Admission to the selected candidate

 to be intimated

Payment of fees by the selected candidate

 to be intimated

Inauguration of PGCBM & Commencement of Sessions

 to be intimated

On-campus stay for the Participants of the PGCBM   Programme

Will be decide acc. to   the academic calendar


Xavier Institute of Management (XIMB)

Sushila Nayak

Dept. of Technology Enabled Learning (TEL)
Xavier Institute of Management
Phone: 0674 - 6647894; 9437178811



Statvarsity Interactive
Swasthy Shetty
Statvarsity Interactive
U/G  98 – 99, Dreams the mall
LBS Road,
Bhandup  (west)
Mumbai – 400 078
Ph: 022 – 32226742
Web: www.statvarsity .org