PG Management Academy's Professional BCom/BBA is a highly proficient training programme meant for students who aspire for high profile jobs in business, commerce and finance. The students who enroll as BCom/BBA students at PG Management Academy can do simultaneous training in ACCA, CIMA, CA or diploma courses in Logistics and Supply Chain Management. Decent hostel facilities with bath-attached rooms are available to outstation students. A well-stacked library with imported books on relevant as well as general topics is available for reference and reading on all days. PG Management Academy's digital library provides access to the vast world of knowledge into which the students can delve into. PGMA faculty comprises of the best available resource persons who have proved their mettle and achieved success in their career. Regular seminars, conferences, quiz programmes; competitions and guest lectures present ample scope for interaction and provide PGMA students with the exposure that is required to meet the challenges of the fast expanding corporate horizon of the world. PGMA enjoys the reputation for maintaining the highest standards of professionalism, governance and ethics. Professionalism and ethics is examined at the highest level during the course of PGMA programmes. Hence, the Professional BCom qualification develops accounting knowledge and skills as well as professional values. Regular training in soft skills and communication skills along with the corporate-academic involvement equip the students with globally relevant traits of employability ensuring that the students of PGMA are sought after by employers. PGMA confidently guarantees 100% placement at very decent levels is to every student who successfully completes a Professional BCom Programme. Thus PGMA Professional BCom is your route to professional status.
The Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) is the largest global body for professional accountants in the world and has over 100 years of history as a leader in the development of the global accountancy profession. ACCA has a proven reputation for quality and excellence. Its qualifications remain globally relevant and have currently 147,000 members and 424,000 students in over 170 countries. ACCA membership is held in high esteem by top employers, particularly those in the banking, management and consultancy sectors. ACCA training at PG Management Academy helps you to become the business leaders of the future and to equip you with a real competitive edge when applying for senior positions in the corporate world. India is one of the over 100 countries that have or are moving towards IFRS (International Financial Reporting standards) convergence with a view to bringing about uniformity in reporting systems globally, enabling businesses, finances and funds to access more opportunities. Very soon most of the world's major stock exchanges will adopt IFRS and at that point accountants worldwide will be required to have an in-depth knowledge of, and the ability to apply, IFRS. ACCA is a professional accountancy qualification which benefits from global recognition and opens doors to a successful career in accountancy or finance, ultimately increasing your earnings potential.
Studying for ACCA qualifications will provide you with skills and knowledge relevant to any business. Whatever your career goals, gaining ACCA membership will significantly raise your professional profile and enable you to pursue a rewarding career in business. You can be assured of rewarding accounting career in a variety of fields such as accountancy, auditing, financial management, taxation, business development and management. Numerous opportunities will be available to you as ACCA graduates are in high demand worldwide.
MBA (Master of Business Administration) and PGDM (Post-Graduate Diploma in Business Management) Programmes are designed to develop world-class professionals with strong value systems. MBA/PGDM programmes encourage students to go beyond the classroom and learn more on the basis of research and application based art of management which will enable them to develop a global perspective and integrate the same with India. These rigorous and career-oriented programmes tell your employer that you can think strategically and beyond your immediate role. It will undoubtedly help students to gain a competitive edge and drive their career forward. MBA/PGDM is limited to the traditional "foundation" and "core" areas in order to permit students to choose electives to tailor the program to individual needs.
The basic objectives of MBA/PGDM courses are to provide the country a steady stream of competent young men and women with necessary knowledge, skills, values and attitudes to occupy positions of management and administration in business, industry, public system and the government; to provide the best education to students to enable them to build their careers as professional managers & technocrats; to impart the latest and relevant knowledge from the field of management theory and practice as well as to develop managerial expertise for implementation of business aspects; to equip students with up-to-date knowledge in order to develop managerial skills and aptitudes and to instill business ethics which will ensure their competent performance and to introduce basic tools to analyze the concepts of functional areas of business and management as well as to develop special skills and management aptitude required in the global environment. At PG Management Academy, an MBA or PGDM student shall select two special subjects from Human Resource Management; Marketing Management; Financial Management; and Logistics & Supply Chain Management
Diplomas in Logistics & SCM
In today's business environment, the creation of customer value is a key driver of competitive advantage. The design of the value chain is intimately linked with the management of a supply chain. An effective supply chain must be configured to deliver customer value while also maintains crucial cost advantages. PG Management Academy offers One-Year Advanced Diploma in Logistics & Supply Chain Management for students who have passed Plus Two and Post-Graduate Diploma in Logistics & Supply Chain Management for those who have completed graduation in any discipline. The basic objectives of the courses are to provide the country a steady stream of competent young men and women with necessary knowledge, skills, values and attitudes to occupy positions of management in businesses, industries and government offices dealing with Logistics and SCM; to impart the students latest and relevant knowledge from the field of Logistics and SCM; to provide opportunities to the students for developing necessary managerial proficiency to launch promising careers in areas related to Logistics and SCM; and to develop the right kind of values and attitude to function effectively in managerial/ administrative positions.
PGMA diploma in Logistics & Supply Chain Management introduces the student to the concept of value-driven supply chains and its integration with manufacturing and process operations. The first focus is on the history of logistical management and its evolution towards modern supply chain management. This is followed by logistical network; inventory management methods; warehousing; transportation technology, cost estimating and operations; likely impacts from higher environmental standards; changes and other global trends that can be expected in the future and the discussion of the additional competitive pressures and reengineering possibilities generated by the rapid advances in Information Technology (IT) and Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS) technologies. The Course also introduces the complexity of the physical processes involved in the distribution of goods and products and the roles of managers and engineers in the design and operation of various systems in a supply chain. Other topics include physical supply; in-plant movement and storage; physical distribution that comprise logistics systems in industry; facility location; transportation; networks and logistics information systems.
CPT, IPCC & CA Final
The most important turning point in a student's life is the Entrance Examination. Intense competition makes it difficult for anyone to get into a prestigious career. CPT (Common Proficiency Test) Entrance Exam is one such entry level test for Chartered Accountancy Course. It is a window of opportunity for a career in accounting, auditing, taxation, share valuation and so on. CPT is open only to those students who are already registered with the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India for the said course and fulfill the requisite eligibility conditions. PG Management Academy's learning management system is designed to identify the student's strong and weak areas. The mechanism involves evaluating the student's performance on each topic covered in the model exam. The system builds on this parameter every time a new test is taken, thus providing a personalized approach and focus to exam preparation. CPT is an objective type test, generally held every May and December. It is of 200 marks, divided into two sessions of two hours each. Session 1 (A) covers Fundamentals of Accounting (60 marks) and Session 1 (B) is about Mercantile Laws (40 marks). Session 2 (A) deals with General Economics (50 marks) and Session 2 (B) appraises Quantitative Aptitude (50 marks).
Now, there is no need to go outside Kerala to get CA Entrance (CPT) or IPCC (Integrated Professional Competence Course) when you get the same here in Cochin. PG Management Academy's result oriented training with the start of the art technology has started its operation in Cochin. With the technology of virtual reality classrooms and video conferencing facility, dedicated and reputed faculty members, PGMA caters to the needs of each and every student. The advantages of studying at PGMA are that students get the benefit of learning from India's best faculty, with all related subjects under one roof, small size batches, choice of individual subjects, video archive, high Quality study materials, guaranteed results, recap and revision sessions, proven learning management system, web support and residential facilities. The course content of IPCC includes: Accounting Standards; Cost Accounting and Financial Management; Income Tax, Service Tax and Vat; Advanced Accounting Auditing and Assurance; Information Technology; Strategic Management Law and Ethics & Communication.
Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA) is the world's largest professional body of management accountants. We offer the most relevant finance qualification for business. CIMA prepares people for a career in business. It teaches skills for strategic advice, managing risk and making key decisions. Management accounting combines accounting, finance and management with the leading edge techniques needed to drive successful businesses. Chartered management accountants advise managers about the financial implications of projects; explain the financial consequences of business decisions; formulate business strategy; monitor spending and financial control; conduct internal business audits and explain the impact of the competitive landscape. CIMA members are qualified to work across an organization, not just in finance. Because in addition to strong accounting fundamentals, CIMA teaches strategic business and management skills such as analysing information and using it to make business decisions; formulating business strategy to create wealth and shareholder value; identifying and managing investment risks; applying accounting techniques to plan and budget and determining what information management needs and explain the numbers to non-financial managers.
CIMA helps you to develop both your technical ability and your professional capacity. The CIMA qualification is a symbol of professional excellence and achievement worldwide. Becoming a chartered management accountant can accelerate your career and boost your salary. It is a proven path to business success. CIMA trained people work in industry, commerce, management consultancies, banks and in public sector organisations. Many of its members work in prestigious, high paying roles. You can work around the world with CIMA. CIMA has 195,000 members and students in 176 countries.