MBA is a two-year Post Graduate Professional Degree programme affiliation to GTU. The programme is designed to develop basic and advanced skills required in the field of business and management and has worldwide recognition. Students are provided a well-rounded learning experience in terms of management theory and practical training. The program involves classroom teaching, case discussions, hands-on management internships in industry and project work which ultimately helps in training graduates to become capable managers.

With a carefully designed syllabus, emphasis is laid on building people skills, with focus on team skills, indispensable to any organization. In first year of this program the primary focus is on providing a brief idea about various subjects of management. In the later part of the first year students are introduced to specialized areas in which they can gain expertise to determine the direction of their career. In the second year, the student chooses specialization from the various options available.

We try our level best to provide the students with ample opportunities and strongly encourage them to make the most of these opportunities because we believe that the difference between ordinary and extraordinary is that little extra.

MBA being a conventional & traditional program, an edge is required to outform the fast changing world & this is enabled by adding Post Graduate Program in Corporate Excellence (PGPCE) to MBA program .

PGPCE is an edge over MBA program which is designed after extensive market research and analysis with in which students are required to analyze management cases, make business plans, class presentations, project reports, group discussions, examinations and much more.

Its an 18 months Certificate Program, having the most dynamic & practical oriented curriculum, which will transpire leadership, management, intellectual & communication skills , time management & at the end of management course, create a professional with highest standard of corporate excellence. This combination makes Narayana Business School, the Top Business School in Ahmedabad, Gujarat.

PGPCE strongly focuses on exploring & implementing new ideas within the school & beyond it through case study method of learning & high end practical exposure. Learning's at Narayana Business School, Gujarat is a pragmatic approach with clear business focus, valuing individual vision, intellectual discipline & a sense of teamwork. That's why Narayana Business School is one of the Top Management Institute in Gujarat. NBS PGPCE program is a certificate course spread over 18 months. Its a non-professional, non-technical programs designed for an Individual's executive development & assured employability.

Orient Yourself

All students begin their experience with a full day of introductory and team-building activities at the Narayana Business School before heading to Core conceptual PGPCE program.

PGPCE First Year: The Start of Something Big

The first year’s core curriculum offers you a solid foundation for a lifetime of learning. The first year consists of 2 semesters, lasting 6 months each. Learning in a small study group of students, you will be exposed to a new way of thinking about management and business, and develop your knowledge, and your practical skills. After the rigorous training and practical session the first year ends with 3 months of Practical Summer Internship prog with special focus on the practical Industry scenario for making the students “ INDUSTRY READY MATERIAL”.

PGPCE Second Year: Choosing a Direction

The second year at Narayana is all about choice. You may specialize by choosing a major (such as Marketing), or enhance your generalist perspective by taking courses from different academic disciplines. While renowned for our strength in Finance, the Narayana Business School has strengths in a number of functional areas, reflected in the choice of majors:

  • Finance
  • HR
  • Marketing
  • IT

PGPCE Course Schedule

Semester I

  • Principles & Practices of Management
  • Organisational Behaviour
  • Accounting for Management
  • Quantitative Techniques
  • Managerial Economics
  • Communication & Soft Skills
  • Seminar on Executive Communication
  • Workshop on Computers for Management
  • Practical Viva

Semester II

  • Business Environment
  • Production & Operation Management
  • Human Resource Management
  • Marketing Management
  • Financial Management
  • Workshop on Research Methodology
  • Workshop on Information Technology
  • Practical Viva

Semester III

  • Applied Operation Research
  • Corporate Legal Environment
  • Major I
  • Major II
  • Major III
  • Seminar on Information System
  • Practical Viva

Semester IV

  • Strategic Management
  • Project Evaluation & Implementation
  • Major IV / Minor I
  • Major V / Minor II
  • Major VI / Minor III
  • Final Research Project & Viva


  • Advertisement & Sales Management
  • Service Marketing
  • Consumer Behaviour
  • International Marketing
  • Rural Marketing
  • Product & Brand Management


  • Financial Services
  • Investment & Portfolio Management
  • Management of Financial Institutions
  • Working Capital Management
  • Capital Budgeting
  • Management Control Systems

Information Technology

  • Progamming In C/C++
  • Database Management Systems
  • Software Engineering
  • Advanced Decision Support Systems
  • Computer Network & Internet
  • E-Commerce & It Enabled Services

Human Resource Management

  • Organisational Development
  • Human Resource Development
  • Advanced Industrial Psychology
  • Industrial Relation & Labour Laws
  • Collective Bargaining & Wage Policy
  • International Human Resource Management

How to apply / Admission procedure

Eligibility criteria

To be eligible for admission, you must meet the following requirements:

  • The candidate must hold the bachelors degree or equivalent examinations in any discipline with at least 50% marks or equivalent CGPA (45% in case of candidates belonging to reserved categories).
  • Candidates appearing for the final year of the bachelor’s degree or equivalent qualifications and are awaiting results can also apply.
  • The candidate must have appeared for any recognized Management Entrance Examination like CMAT,CAT, MAT,XAT etc
    NBSAT (NBS aptitude test), a management entrance exam devised by Narayana Business School, which access the candidates Mathematical Aptitude, General Knowledge, Verbal Ability & Abstract Reasoning.
  • Prior Work Experience : There is no minimum or maximum work experience required to apply to PGDM program. However, having work experience will be an add on advantage which brighten the chances of selection.


  • If you meet these basic requirements, then you must submit an admission application form with all transcripts till graduation. All of these are evaluated and shortlisted candidates are called for Group Discussion / Extempore round followed by Personal Interview.
  • Overall weightage of various components for admission to the program is as given below.
    1. Score in Common Entrance Test 50%.
    2. Academic Performance & Prior Work Experience 20%.
    3. Group Discussion 15%.
    4. Personal Interview 15%.

Fees structure

2.50 Lakhs Per Year

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