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PIBM's Joint Degree Program: PGDM in Pune + MBA in the USA

Are you ready to pursue your MBA abroad without GMAT exam and elevate your career to international heights? PIBM's unique Joint Degree Program offers you the best of both worlds. Study PGDM in India at PIBM and then pursue an MBA in the USA at Lawrence Technological University in Michigan, which is one of the best MBA colleges abroad.

Seize the opportunity to gain a global perspective on business management. PIBM's Joint Degree Program (PGDM + MBA) is your path to a world of opportunities in international business education.

Don't miss this chance to turn your dream of an MBA in the USA, which has the best international business schools in the world, without taking the GMAT exam into reality. Enroll today and unlock a future filled with global possibilities.

Interested in building a Global Career?

About Global MBA

PIBM’s Global Joint Degree Program (JDP) is a unique management course providing MBA abroad for Indian students where you get a joint PGDM and an MBA degree in 2 years without a GMAT exam. This is a full-time residential program where you will be a part of PIBM’s flagship PGDM course for the first year at our Pune campus. For the second year, you will be relocating for your MBA in the USA, to the campus of one of the best business schools in the world, Lawrence Technological University (LTU), from where you will get your internship and placement opportunities.


The specializations offered in PIBM’s global program are:

Human Resource
Business Analytics


The first two semesters of the International MBA program will follow the syllabus of PIBM’s flagship PGDM program and the next two semesters of the International MBA course will follow Lawrence Technological University’s MBA in the USA program.

Subject Subject Type
Basics of Analytics Common (All)
Basics of Operations Common (All)
Managerial Accounting Common (All)
IT for Managers Common (All)
Marketing Management Common (All)
Human Resource Management Common (All)
Managerial Economics - I Common (All)
Research Methodology Common (All)
Financial Management - I Common (All)
Business Statistics Common (All)
Business Communication Common (All)
Quantitative Methods Common (All)
Subject Subject Type
Machine Learning Analytics Minor
Python for Analytics Analytics Minor
Operations Management Common (All)
Data Analysis with Excel Common (All)
Managerial Economics - II Common (All)
Aptitude Training Common (All)
Communication Training Common (All)
Financial Management - II Finance
Derivative and Investment Operations Finance
Banking and Financial Services Finance
International Taxation Finance
Risk and Financial Modelling-I Finance
E-Views Tool Finance
Talent Acquisition HR
Performance Management System and Balance HR
Compensation and Benefits HR
Learning and Development HR
HR Analytics HR
Employee Relations and Labour Legislations HR
Employee engagement and emoployee branding HR
Marketing of Financial Services
  • Retail Management
  • Market Research
  • Digital Marketing and E-Commerce
  • Marketing Analytics
Sales & Distribution Management
B2B Marketing
List of Electives for Semester II
Finance Marketing Business Analytics
Security Analysis & Portfolio Management - I Sales & Distribution Management Mathematical Foundations
Cost & Management Accounting Consumer Behavior - Half Credit Course (10 - 15 Hours) Statistical Machine Learning (Python Libraries - Data Science)
Fixed Income Securities - I Market Research Deep Learning (Python Libraries- Data Science)
Global Taxation (Direct & Indirect) Rural Marketing Time Series Analysis (Python Libraries -Mathematics)
Derivatives E-commerce & Digital Marketing
Equity Research - workshop model Business to Business Marketing
Financial Management - II Retail Management
Finance & Accounts - R2R, O2C, P2P Banking and Insurance Sales & Marketing
Investments in Securities
Fund & Hedge Accounting
US Mortgage
Total Credits - 15
Common & Electives Lecture Tutorial Practical Credit
Business Strategy 2 1 0 3
Elective - IV 3 1 0 4
Elective - V 3 1 0 4
Elective - VI 3 1 0 4

Audit Course - Placement Preparation

List of Electives for Semester III
Finance Marketing Business Analytics
Advanced Financial Management Pricing Management Text Analytics (Python Libraries - Data Science)
Cost & Management Accounting Consumer Behavior - Half Credit Course (10 - 15 Hours) Statistical Machine Learning (Python Libraries - Data Science)
SAPM - II Brand & Product Management Image Analytics (Python Libraries - Data Science)
Taxation Services Marketing Big Data Analytics (Hadoop Stack, Python)
International Finance Integrated Marketing Communication Optimization (Mathematics)
Equity Research - II Media Supply Chain Analytics (Python Libraries - Data Science)
Commercial Credit - II Marketing Analytics Retail Analytics (Python - Data Science)
Financial Modeling - II Enterprise Resource Planning
Fixed Income - II

Total Credits - 10

Common & Electives Lecture Tutorial Practical Credit
Entrepreneurship Mangement 2 0 0 2
Indian Ethos and Business Ethics 2 0 0 2
Business Law 2 0 0 2
Elective - VII 2 0 0 2
Elective - VIII 2 0 0 2

Audit Course - Placement Preparation

List of Electives for Semester IV
Finance Marketing Business Analytics
HR Analytics (Python Libraries - Data Science) Rural Marketing Operations Strategy & Design
Marketing Analytics (Python Libraries - Data Science) Cases in Marketing World Class Manufacturing Practices
Financial Analytics (Python Libraries - Data Science) International Marketing

How to Apply?

Fill out the given enquiry form to apply for PIBM’s International MBA program, the Joint Degree Program (JDP) without taking the GMAT exam.

Eligibility Criteria & Admission
school You must have a Graduation degree in any stream from a Government-approved University with a 60% aggregate.
school MAT / CAT/ CMAT/ GMAT score
school Resume
school Statement of Purpose (SOP) in 250 – 500 words
school Students must meet minimum English Proficiency in either of the following:
school TOEFL Internet-based - 80
school TOEFL Computer-based - 213
school IELTS - 6.5
school PTE - 58

Duolingo - 95

Training & Certification

With PIBM’s International MBA abroad for Indian students without GMAT score, complete your MBA in the USA without giving the GMAT exam where you will get training and certifications in Industry-relevant skills which are accepted worldwide. Launch your global career with skillsets achieved from an international university in the USA, one of the best countries for an MBA, that will be relevant in this dynamic world and stay ahead of the curve.

Bloomberg Terminal

NISM Certification

CISI Certification

SAP - FICO & FSCM Certification

CFA Training

Financial Modeling Training

CPA Certification

Financial Statement Analysis Training

SAP - S&D Certification

Marketing Analytics Training

Digital Marketing Tools Training

Python Training

Tableau Training

R Training

QlikView Training

HR Analytics Training

SAP - HRM Certification

Six Sigma - Green Belt Certification

MS Project Certification

SPSS Training

Advanced Excel Certification


Faculties of PIBM

Dr. Ritesh Kumar Verma
HOD - Finance, PIBM

Dr. Ramkrishna Dikkatwar
HOD - Marketing, PIBM

Dr. Abhijeet Lele
HOD - Business Analytics, PIBM

Dr. Rajasshrie Pillai

Faculties of LTU

Dr. Tarek M. Sobh
College of Management LTU

Dr. Patty Castelli
Professor - MBA
College of Management LTU

Eralda Caushaj
MBA, MS - Senior Lecturer
College of Management LTU

Dr. Matthew Cole MA
MS Chair, Assistant Professor
College of Management LTU

Dr. Chih-Hao (Justin) Ku
Assistant Professor
College of Management LTU

Dr. Jacqueline Stavros
MBA, DM - Professor
College of Management LTU

Dr. Yu (Tony) Zhang
Assistant Professor
College of Management LTU

Dr. Jianjun (John) Zhu
Assistant Professor
College of Management LTU

Top Recruiters

And many more...

Ranking & Milestones

Accredited by NBA

Accredited by NAAC

Ranked by NIRF among
Top 5 B-Schools in Pune
Top 125 B-Schools in India

Ranked 34th in Top B-Schools in India

16th Top B-Schools for Finance
10th for Learning Exp. & Industry Interface

Featured as one of the Great Indian B-Schools

Awarded as “Best Emerging Institute in India”

Awarded as One of the “Most Innovative Learning Practices 2018”

Why PIBM’s Joint Degree Program?

PIBM’s Global Joint Degree Program, one of the best International MBA courses in the market without GMAT score, provides an opportunity for an MBA abroad for Indian students without GMAT exam. You can complete your MBA in the USA and get the following benefits.

Exposure to International Business practices

The International MBA program offers you a comprehensive understanding of international business practices, enabling you to navigate the complexities of the global market. Through case studies, projects, and interactive sessions, you gain insights into cross-cultural management, global trade, and international business strategies.

Internationally-renowned Faculty & Instructors

The faculty members and instructors of the International MBA program that doesn’t require the GMAT exam are industry experts and thought leaders with extensive global experience. You benefit from their wealth of knowledge, practical insights, and guidance, ensuring a world-class learning experience.

Global Internship & Placement Opportunities in Best MNCs

The MBA abroad without GMAT score for Indian students also provides you with access to global internship and placement opportunities in renowned multinational corporations. The internship experiences allow you to apply your skills in real-world scenarios, gain international exposure, and kick-start your career on a global scale.

Experiential Learning as per Global Industry Standards

PIBM’s International MBA program follows experiential learning methodologies aligned with global industry standards. You engage in hands-on projects, simulations, and real-world case studies, enhancing your problem-solving, critical thinking, and decision-making abilities.

Global Skills Development as part of Curriculum

Our MBA abroad without GMAT exam curriculum is designed to develop your global skills, including communication, cultural intelligence, adaptability, and cross-cultural collaboration. These skills are vital for thriving in diverse international work environments.

21+ Internationally-recognized Industry Certifications

You have the opportunity to earn more than 21 internationally-recognized industry certifications from our MBA abroad program, adding significant value to your resume and enhancing your credibility in the global job market.

Applied industry experience with Curricular Practical Training (CPT) of 4-6 months

You can gain practical industry experience from our MBA abroad without GMAT program through Curricular Practical Training (CPT) for 4-6 months, allowing you to apply your classroom knowledge in real-world settings and build valuable professional connections.

Hands-on work exposure Optional Practical Training (OPT) of 1 year in the US

You also have the option to engage in Optional Practical Training (OPT) for 1 year in the United States, one of the best countries for MBA in abroad without GMAT score. This opportunity provides you with hands-on work exposure in your chosen field, further strengthening your skills and opening doors to global job opportunities.

Strong professional network with Global Leaders

Our program facilitates networking opportunities with global leaders through industry events, guest lectures, and alumni connections. You can build a strong professional network that extends across borders, offering valuable mentorship and career support.

Global Job Opportunities with Work Visa

Our program prepares you for global job opportunities, including the potential to secure work visas. This enables you to pursue rewarding careers on an international scale, expanding your horizons and embracing diverse cultures and work environments.

PIBM in Numbers


Corporate Panel Associates and Guests to interact with PIBM students


Top Recruiters from diverse sectors to offer the best jobs to PIBM students


Book copies available in PIBM's Library


Faculty & DomainTrainers to imbibe the Business Management Knowledge


Industry Visits in various companies to understand the corporate functions at first hand


Success Stories of our proud Alumni already created by PIBM since inception


Industry Visits in various companies to understand the corporate functions at first hand


Mock Interviews to ensure imbibing the confidence required for the Placement process


Certification Programs: SAP - ERP, Six Sigma, R, MS Project, Advanced Excel, Hadoop & more

Frequently Asked Questions

PIBM’s Joint Degree Program is a two-year Global MBA program.

Yes, your Global MBA degree will be valid all over the world.

The main benefits of the MBA abroad program are Global exposure to Business practices, Experiential Learning from Internationally-renowned Faculty as per Global Industry Standards, Global Internship and placement opportunities, 21+ Internationally-recognized Industry Certifications, Curricular Practical Training (CPT) of 4-6 months, Optional Practical Training (OPT) of 1 year in the US, Strong professional network with Global Leaders, Work Visa

Yes, with PIBM’s Joint Degree Program, you get Curricular Practical Training (CPT) of 4-6 months, Optional Practical Training (OPT) of 1 year in the US along with Global Placement opportunities at LTU, one of the best MBA colleges abroad.

Yes, with PIBM’s Global MBA program, the JDP, you will get a work VISA in the USA.