IIM Calcutta - General Management Program for Accounting Professionals – Batch 2

This program is targeted at Chartered Accountants, Cost Accountants and Company Secretaries who aspire to make a career in the corporate sector and climb to the position of CFO / CEO. This program is oriented towards providing general management inputs to enable participants appreciate and understand the environment in which he/she operates. It has been designed to equip professionals with the knowledge and tools, which will enable them to broaden their business perspectives and help them take strategic decisions.

>> Program Benefits
Develop competencies and skills essential for senior management roles
Impart contextual and functional knowledge of contemporary high quality management education
Provide guidance to think through advanced business strategies in diverse competitive scenarios
Provide leadership and direction
Communicate effectively with subordinates, peers, and upper management.

>> Program Directors
Prof. Asish K. Bhattacharyya & Prof. Manju Jaiswall

>>Program Duration & Schedule
The GMPAP program would be of 18 months duration.
Timings - Friday and Saturday - 6:45 pm to 9:45 pm

>> Structure of the Program
The GMPAP is structured into two components:
Classroom Component: This component forms the core of this programme. Spread over 18 months, the IOL component consists of 450 instructional hours through the Interactive Onsite Learning Mode.

Project Component: Participants will work on a problem drawn from a medium / large size organization to demonstrate application of the concept. Expected involvement in this component would be around 200 hours.

>> Courses in the Programme
Term 1
Behavioural Sciences
Micro Economics
Marketing Management Fundamentals
Strategic Management
Managerial Statistics
150 Hours

Term 2
Management Information System
The Strategic Dimensions
Strategic Management
Macro Economics
Advanced Corporate Finance
International Business
150 Hours

Term 3
Financial Risk Management
Financial Statements Analysis and Business Valuation
Corporate Restructuring (Mergers & Acquisitions)
Strategic Planning of Human Resources Values
Global Competition and Strategy
150 Hours

Campus Component
60 Hours

>> Admission Requirements
Young professional accountants (CA or ICWA) and company secretaries.

>>Method of Instruction
The pedagogy will be highly interactive. It will leverage the use of technology. It will consist of a judicious blend of lectures, real life case studies, quizzes and assignments.

The sessions will be delivered on interactive learning platform. The heart of the platform is a powerful user interface that enables large number of geographically distributed students to have a highly interactive one to one exchange with a central faculty. The system incorporates live broadcast video; two way audio and data interactivity to enable the students to watch and interact with the faculty live on their PC’s.

>> Evaluation
An examination will be held for every course. To complete the program successfully participants will need to pass in all subjects (including projects) and acquire a minimum of “average” grade (out of four grades, namely, “Excellent”, “Good”, “Average” and “Poor”). Candidates successfully completing the program will get a completion certificate and grade sheet from IIMC. Students will have the option to improve their scores by appearing for one more test at an extra cost

>> Program Fees
For Indian Students
Application Fee Rs. 1,000/-
Programme Fee Rs. 2,50,000/-
Registration Fee Rs. 6,250/-

Books & Materials Fee will be charged extra, payable in favour of IIMC. Books Fee is Rs. 18,000/- (Rs. 6000 per term).

Fee once paid is neither refundable nor transferable towards any other student/programme/batch.

>> Installment Structure
20th Dec 09 * Rs. 81,250/- (I)
20th Mar 10 * Rs. 60,000/- (II)
20th Jun 10 * Rs. 60,000/- (III)
20th Sep 10 * Rs. 55,000/- (IV)

For domestic students, books fee Rs. 6,000 per term per student, to be charged extra, payable in favour of IIMC.

>> Books & Material Fees
Books & Materials Fee will be charged extra, payable by demand draft in favour of Indian Institute of Management Calcutta.

Books Fee is Rs. 18,000/- (Rs. 6,000 per term).

For international students, carrying costs is charged extra.

>> Important dates
Date for 1st Class (on IOL) April 2010
Program End Date June 2011

>> Application Forms

Incomplete application or false information in the application is liable to be rejected.
IIM Calcutta reserves the right to foreclose applications depending upon exhaustion of seats.

>> Documents required for Application

1. CA/ICWA/CS Certificates
2. Proof of Current Employment - Letter from Company or Latest Pay Slip
3. Statement of Purpose (in about 200 to 250 words)
4. One Passport size photo pasted on the application form

Originals of mark sheets/certificates etc may not be submitted. Applicants will be required to show these whenever necessary.

If any information submitted by the applicants is not found to be true then and if they are selected and join the programme, then they will be summarily asked to leave the programme.

Important Notes
- All the forms should reach us by 4 PM on or before the last date of application.
- Fees once paid will not be refunded under any circumstances.
-· Delay in bank loans etc will be individual's responsibility and no delay will be accepted on this account by us/Institute
- No batch change is allowed under any circumstances and Institute’s decision will be final in this regard.
- Any delay in reaching the forms due to postal or any other reasons will be individual's responsibility
- Above is the net amount payable to HCIL.
- Other rules & regulations are part of the application form and are binding on the student.
- Any changes in program dates are subject to the discretion of the Institute and HCIL shall not be held liable for the same .