PGDM International Business

Programme Overview

PGDM - International Business (IB) at JIMS Rohini is approved by All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE), Ministry of HRD, Government of India. It is a unique two year full time program accredited from National Board of Accreditation (NBA) for excellence in quality education. It has been given equivalence to MBA Degree by Association of Indian Universities (AIU). 

Since the inception of the program in the year 2010, it has made a distinct identity across global platforms. The program equips students to address critical challenges and explore opportunities through specially designed curriculum. The program is appreciated across industry for its innovative pedagogy, high industry linkage, global and international exposure. It prepares an individual for a professional career in the field of business management so that they contribute to the industry in India and world at large.

PGDM-International Business program provides an eclectic mix of inbound and outbound learning. The teaching methodology focuses on industry and academic exposure. While the classroom modules lay emphasis on introduction to concepts and build theoretical foundation using multimedia presentations, role-plays and case studies, it is the live projects, internships, on-the-job trainings, and industry projects that facilitate hands-on learning.

The program is a window to global career building opportunities in the fields of Export-Import, Foreign trade, Logistics management, Foreign Exchange Departments of banks and many more. With India making waves in the International arena, the program’s popularity is soaring because of its distinctiveness in offering dual major specialization, proposing an opportunity to choose either Finance or Marketing as major elective besides International Business.

Programme Highlights
  • JIMS PGDM-IB is a dual specialization (major) course which provides opportunity to select between -
    • Finance specialization along with International Business
    • Marketing specialization along with International Business
  • Extensive course curriculum covering all aspects of International Business, Marketing and Finance. 
  • Experienced faculty comprising a blend of academia and corporate
  • State of the art classrooms and computer labs to facilitate experiential learning
  • Industry linked projects for practical exposure
  • Innovative Teaching Pedagogy - Club activities, Simulation games, Extempore, Debates, Business Plan competitions, Online Quizzes etc.
  • International Placement opportunity
  • International exposure through foreign academic and corporate visits
  • Regular Guest Lectures by Experts in Trade Finance, Exporters and Importers, Foreign Exchange
  • Exporters Meet/Knowledge symposiums/Dry port visit biannually to enhance the practical knowledge of students
  • Courses in business analytics and foreign languages
  • Self-Directed Learning (SDL) - Engaging and empowering students by allowing them to discuss, debate and solve real business challenges through Outbound Experiential Learning including Field/Live Projects, Industry Research Project, Social Sensitization Projects, Community Development Projects, MOOC Courses, NCFM Certifications etc. 
Career Perspective

With PGDM International Business, one can prove his/her competence and ability of taking International assignments with ease. Further one can enjoy moving into an exciting, rewarding, and fast-paced career in global business entities besides having an opportunity to move in domestic entities. Some promising career opportunities in International Business and Trade include-

  • International Trade and Custom Manager
  • Export Managers and Executives
  • Marketing Manager
  • International Business Consultant
  • International Finance Consultant
  • Export/Logistics Executives and Coordinators
  • Trade Analyst
  • Management Consultant
  • Research Associate

Following sectors have been found to regularly recruit students with PG Diploma in International Business-

  • Business organizations which have cross border presence/ dealings
  • Export-Import companies
  • International trading companies
  • Logistics companies
  • Manufacturing Enterprises
  • Pharmaceuticals and Biotechnology
  • Banking
  • E- Commerce Firms
  • Digital Marketing Companies
  • Companies dealing in International finance
Who can apply?
  • Ambitious recent graduates in Commerce, Science and Arts, Bachelor in Business Administration/ Management, Bachelor in Technology, Bachelor in Hotel administration/ Management, Fashion Design and Communication who wish to have a career in International Business
  • Individuals with interest in Export, Import, Logistics, Banks, and Exchange should apply for PGDM IB as this program focuses more on imparting management education in the context of international business environment. However, in the second year, a student can choose the electives and specialize in fields like Marketing and Finance along with International Business.
  • Graduates with a degree in a non-related discipline with some relevant retailing work experience
  • Professionals currently at the beginning of their career but aspire to take on senior roles in future
  • Individuals who wish to pursue a research career, either within or outside academia, and who wish to specialize in this sector
Member Academic Council

Mr. Rajiv Raizada
Mr. Rajiv Raizada
Ex Director,
Export Inspection Council of India, N. Delhi (Ministry of Commerce and Industry)

Mr. T.S. Ahluwalia
Mr. T.S. Ahluwalia
Member - Managing Committee FIEO
(Under the Ministry of Commerce)

Mr. Raj Sharma
Head - Exports,
Nestle India
Mr. Raj Sharma

Mr. Rajiv Wahi
Head-International Business,
Mr. Rajiv Wahi

Mr. Vinod Verma
Ex. Chairman,
European Business Group, N. Delhi
Mr. Vinod Verma

Ms. Parvathy Ramaswamy
Global Business Societe Generale
Ms. Parvathy Ramaswamy

Dr S.P Sharma
Chief Economist & Director- Research,
PHD Chamber of Commerce and Industry
Dr S.P Sharma

Dr. Sanjay Jain
Professor and Ex-Head
Department of Commerce, Delhi School of Economics, Delhi University
Dr. Sanjay Jain

Dr. Mahesh Chandra
Associate Professor,
Hofstra University, Hempstead, New York
Dr. Mahesh Chandra
Alumni Speaks
Kirti Nayyar
(Deloitte) , PGDM IB(2015-17)

It gives me complete satisfaction to be a part of an institute which is an incredible blend of academics and fun. It is a pleasure to study under the guidance of renowned and experienced faculty which gives us a platform for a successful career. Special thanks to the CRMC department for their support and efforts, that finally I can say I'm placed.

Tania Sethi
(HCL), PGDM IB(2015-17)

A good education is like a savings account, the more you put in the richer you are". I owe so much of my success to 'JIMS' for offering me excellence in skills, academics, and Knowledge and extra- curricular activities. Placement cell (CRMC), faculty, students and all the other staff members have been very helpful and supportive. They have nurtured me with all the guidance i required to get the perfect start I needed. Thanks to 'JIMS' for making me 'who i am today.

Aamir Khan
(JK Tyre), PGDM IB(2015- 17)

The journey in JIMS, Rohini has been vivid and delightful. I am very thankful to all my mentors, teachers, classmates for the continuous support and encouragement throughout the course. Studying in this institution has helped me to nurture my personal as well as professional skills by conducting different workshops via corporate from different Industries, Personality Development Programmes ,Mock GD and PI Sessions etc.

Rahul Kumar
(Birla Sun Life), PGDM IB (2015-17)

These two years here at JIMS, have been a real learning experience & made me industry ready potential human resource. The quality of education imparted and experience of faculty is unprecedented. All thanks to the JIMS faculties, for the timely guidance, in shaping up career and getting the dream job at “Birla Sunlife AMC”. Remember “if you have the will, the rest will follow. Always keep it burning.

Mr Ashish Jain
Director & Head (Northern Region) FIEO

Good Infrastructure & good facilities to students at JIMS”. Students at JIMS are well groomed. I liked the course structure wherein students get multiple industrial trainings and the effect of same can be seen during interviews. It was good experience recruiting at JIMS

Mr Ganesh Padhi
Sr Manager-Global Trade Operations(BACI)

We have been recruiting from JIMS for about two years now. I have no hesitation in saying students have excellent knowledge and they meet our expectations very well. I would like to congratulate JIMS for grooming and developing quality management professionals.