Post Graduate Diploma in Infrastructure ManagementThe School of Management for Infrastructure and Development Strategies (MINDS)
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- Post Graduate Diploma
Frequent Asked Questions
Graduates in all disciplines of Engineering (including Agricultural Engineering) and Architecture or Post-Graduates in other disciplines, with 50% marks in aggregate (covering all the years of study) are eligible for the PGDIM (One year) of the programme.
A sectoral management programme focusing on infrastructure
Both PG Diploma and MBA Degree awarded by VTU, one of the most progressive universities in the country
Huge sectoral investments to the tune of around Rs.14.5 trillion ($320 billion) expected over the next six years
Availability of over 400 major infrastructure companies in the country
Projected sectoral requirement of around 1 lakh domain-ready managers in the next five years
Salaries offered comparable to that of Tier I institutions and the IT sector
Excellent Placement Record
100% placement for all four PGDIM batches so far!
Some students offered jobs by more than one company!
Salaries in the range of Rs.3 to Rs.15 lakhs!
The VTU Edge
University established by an Act of Govt. of Karnataka
Recognized by the University Grants Commission (UGC), Association of Indian Universities and Association of Commonwealth Universities
Having 144 colleges affiliated to it with under graduate course in 27 disciplines and PG Programme in 66 disciplines
The STEM Advantage
A not-for-profit inter-disciplinary professional research group, with over two decades� standing, registered as a society under the Karnataka Societies� Registration Act 1960.
Carried out nearly 200 Research, Consultancy & Training assignments, with more than a third of them pertaining to infrastructure planning & management.
A large clientele including ministries, departments & agencies at the Central, State & Local levels, UN agencies, multi-lateral & bilateral financing institutions and international NGOs
Post Graduate Diploma in Infrastructure Management (PGDIM) is a two semester course. Semester - I comprises seven "Core and Basic Subjects". Semester - II comprises five core subjects, two electives and Corporate Exposure and Learning (CEL) project with infrastructure industry to cover "Confidence and Capacity Building Subjects".
Trimester I: Core Courses
Computer Applications and GIS
Statistics and Network Analysis
Infrastructure Issues in Indian Economy
Principles of Management and Organizational Behavior
Marketing of Infrastructure Services and Utilities
Principles of Accounting and Finance
Contracts and Contract Management
PGDIM - Semester II - Confidence and Capacity Building Courses
Financing Infrastructure Development
Logistics and Supply Chain Management
Project Appraisal and Risk Management
Research, Communication and Relationship Management
Corporate Exposure Learning -12 Weeks industrial exposure after II Semester Examination. Viva Voice after submission of report.
09PGDIM E21 Highways, Airports and Ports - Planning, Construction and Management
09PGDIM E22 Application of Information and Communication Technology.
09PGDIM E23 Power and Energy : Policies and Management
Demographic Dynamics, Urbanization and Housing