Two Year Full Time AICTE approved program. Equivalent to MBA as per AIU (Association of Indian Universities) notification w.e.f. 1st June, 2012. Intake: 60 seats. Program was re-accredited in the year 2013 for a period of 3 years by National Board of Accreditation (NBA), a body of AICTE, Ministry of HRD, Govt. of India. Open to students from India and abroad including Non-Resident Indians (NRI’s), Persons of Indian Origin (PIO’s) and Foreign Nationals (FN) within the intake of 60 seats. First year comprises of compulsory foundation subjects and is common across all PGDM programs. Each trimester has 8 full credit subjects, requiring 30-45 hours of class work/ tutorial each. Fourth, Fifth and Sixth Trimesters consists of 7-8 full credit subjects each with a mix of core and specialization subjects along with Master’s Thesis. Subjects are introduced based on industry experts feedback and industry requirements. Classroom sessions are taken by Full time faculty specializing in Retail subjects and on the job training during summer internship projects mentored by industry experienced professionals. Latest case studies in the area of Retail Management are included as part of course curriculum.