Deadline for Great Lakes’ top ranked 1 year MBA is 31st Jan 2019

Gurgaon: Great Lakes Institute of Management, a premier B-school in the country with campuses in Chennai and Gurgaon, is having  Application deadline for its flagship full time One Year Post Graduate Program in Management (PGPM) on 31st January, 2019. The admissions are for the intake for academic session 2019–2020 which will commence in April/May 2019.

The Great Lakes PGPM, is a fast track one year MBA program for professionals with 2+ years of work experience. It leverages a global faculty pool, peer learning among the diverse pool of experienced students, extensive industry networking and experiential learning. The PGPM (Chennai campus) is among the few programs in the country to have the prestigious global accreditation from AMBA, UK as well as SAQS. The PGPM program has been consistently ranked in the top 10 one year MBA programs in the country. For the years 2017-2018, the program was ranked 3rd by Outlook India & 4th by Business World.


The Cycle 1 interviews results have already declared and the deadline for applying for the 2nd and final Cycle is 31st January 2019.


Great Lakes follows comprehensive profile based evaluation considering Test scores, Academic record, Work experience, Essays and P.I. performance in selecting candidates.

Eligibility criteria for PGPM 2019-20:


  • All applicants are required to appear for GMAT/CAT/XAT/CMAT before applying
  • Exam Scores Accepted: CAT 2017/2018, XAT 2018/2019, GMAT (taken after Jan 1, 2016), CMAT 2018
  • Bachelor’s degree in any discipline from a recognized institution
  • A minimum work experience of 24 months by March 31, 2019

Candidates meeting the eligibility criteria can apply online on the institute’s website


Admission for Two year PGDM – Admissions are also open for two year full time Post Graduate Diploma in Management (PGDM) for students with 0-2 years of work experience. The application deadline for PGDM 2019-2021 is 25th February, 2019.