Post Graduate Diploma in Management - Innovation, Entrepreneurship and Venture Development (PGDMIEV)

The Post Graduate Diploma in Management - Innovation, Entrepreneurship, and Venture Development (PGDMIEV) is an AICTE approved, full-time, two-year course that offers comprehensive support for aspiring entrepreneurs. This program combines management education with incubation and acceleration, providing a structured framework for long-term guidance. PGDMIEV is specifically designed to cultivate a mindset of innovation and entrepreneurship among students, empowering them to think critically, identify problems, and develop effective solutions. Through a blend of theoretical and practical coursework, hands-on projects, internships, and networking opportunities with industry professionals and successful entrepreneurs, students gain the necessary skills and knowledge to transform their ideas into thriving ventures.

  • Program Objectives
    • Acquire application-oriented skills through an outcome-oriented curriculum that connects innovation and entrepreneurship theory with practice.
    • Learn management of innovations, entrepreneurship, and venture development from foundation to advanced stages.
    • Apply entrepreneurial skills in real-life situations, validate ideas, build innovations, test markets, and develop successful ventures.
  • Program Highlights
    • Core and elective courses, skill certification, capstone projects, and action learning segments.
    • Business fundamentals, innovation, and technology commercialization.
    • Experiential learning through an Agri-based incubator.
    • Training and exposure through industry mentors, top investors, and successful entrepreneurs.
    • Grant and investment exposure.
  • Key Benefits of the Program
    • Fostering an entrepreneurial mindset and developing enterprise skill sets.
    • Mentoring and handholding from experienced entrepreneurs.
    • Business plan and strategy development.
    • Market research and feasibility studies.
    • Technology and product development mentoring.
    • Support for intellectual property rights (IPR) and legal compliance.
    • Career and employment opportunities in entrepreneurship development cells, startup cells, and leadership positions.
    • Join us on this exciting journey of innovation, entrepreneurship, and venture development!
  • Who Should Apply
    • Aspiring entrepreneurs who want to start a venture soon.
    • Graduates who want to acquire business knowledge before starting their own enterprise.
    • Students seeking high-quality business education focused on entrepreneurship rather than traditional job placements.
    • Younger generation of family businesses looking to strengthen and capitalize on current trends and technological advances.
    • Early-stage career professionals who want to start their own ventures but need groundwork to enhance their chances of success.
    • Individuals those are aspiring to build a promising career in innovation/ incubation/ acceleration units, Technology Transfer Organizations, Angel/VC firms, innovation & star-up policy implementation units in government and non-government agencies, social development sector enterprises, and family business entities etc.
Eligibility Criteria

Applicants must have a bachelor's degree in any discipline with at least 50% marks or equivalent CGPA (45% in case of the candidates belonging to Scheduled Caste (SC)/ Scheduled Tribe (ST), Persons with Disability (DA) category) from a recognized university or Institution. Candidates who are in final year of their graduation can also apply and submit their provisional certificate and mark sheets/grade card indicating up to date and latest cumulative marks/CGPA/OGPA till the previous year/semester and also indicate the same in the application form. Their provisional eligibility will be decided based on the same. If selected, they may seek provisional admission into the programme on payment of the required fee and other charges as specified. After joining the programme, they will have to submit the provisional degree certificate and aggregate marks/CGPA/OGPA latest by August 31, 2023 failing which the provisional admission will automatically stand cancelled.

Selection Process

Candidates can apply online by visiting - Shortlisting will be on the basis of the cumulative performance of CAT / XAT/ MAT/ ATMA/ GMAT / CMAT score, and academic achievements are considered during the selection process. Shortlisted candidates will be asked to appear for Group Discussion and Personal interview. Selected candidates will be intimated by email. Candidates are encouraged to apply early as there are limited seats.

1.Launch of the program – 14.06.2023

Application Fees

Registration/application fee per candidate may be Rs.1,200/- only (For General/EWS/OBC) and Rs.600/- (For SC/ST)


Our program is led by the faculty of Choudhary Charan Singh National Institute of Agricultural Marketing, renowned for their industry and academic experience. Our faculty members bring a wealth of knowledge and expertise to the program. Additionally, we have a team of entrepreneurs who serve as mentors, providing valuable insights and guidance to students

Fee Structure
S.No. Fee Details Amount
1 Year 1 3,10,000/-
2 Year 2 3,00,000/-

Join the Post Graduate Diploma Management in Innovation, Entrepreneurship and Venture Development (PGDMIEV) and embark on a journey to develop your entrepreneurial skills, gain practical experience, and turn your ideas into successful ventures.


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