Graduate Diploma In Materials Management (GDMM)

The Graduate Diploma in Materials Management (GDMM) is recognized for the purpose of recruitment promotion to superior posts and services under the Central Government. This is also accredited by the International Federation of Purchasing and supply Management (IFPSM),. IIMM is the first Institute in the Asia Pacific Region to be certified by IFPSM, head quartered at Bristol, UK.

A Board of Studies consisting of leading personalities from academic and professional field controls the courses at the national level. The faculty is drawn from experts in the industry, educational and professional institutions in the country.

Twice a year, January & July

Prospectus: – Prospectus can be obtained from 51 branches & National Headquarters of IIMM at CBD Belapur  by payment of Rs 600/- in cash or by sending Bank Pay orders / DD of Rs 700/- payable to NHQ / branch nearest to you.

Admission start in Jan & July every year.

Eligibility Criteria

  • Any Graduate Degree from a recognized University
  • 3 Year Diploma in Engineering Or other similar Professional Courses with 2 year’s work Experience
  • 2 Years Diploma in Hotel/Pharmacy/Hospital Management with 3 year’s Experience

Course Duration

  • 2 years by Correspondence mode (distance education) – 4 semesters x 6 months each
  • 2 years by Contact mode (oral instructions) classes commencing January &July – 4 semesters x 6 months each

(Each Semester is of six months duration)


Distance & Contact
1 1 a) Management Principles
b) Human Resource Practice
6 months
2 Quantitative Techniques & Operational Research
3 a) Business Economics & Financial Accounting
4 a) Information Technology
b) E-Commerce
2 5 Purchasing Management 6 months
6 Business Law
7 International Trade
8 Operations Management
3 9 Strategic Management 6 months
10 Inventory Management
11 Logistics and Supply Chain Management
12 a) Packaging
b) Distribution Management


13 Research Methodology 6 months
14 Project Work
15 Viva Voce

Two years contact mode courses in 12 branches

Conducted twice a year Starting from every second Monday of June & December through network of 48 branches / Exam centers.

Aurangabad, Bangalore, Baroda, Calcutta, Chandigarh, Chennai, Cochin, Hyderabad, Jamshedpur, Kanpur, Lucknow, Mumbai, Nagpur, Nasik, New Delhi, Pune and Vishakhapatnam, KGF, Rarebareilly, Vapi, Hubli.

Recognized by Indian Navy.
Accredited by the International Federation of Purchasing and Supply Management (IFPSM)

Continuous Education
Students passing GDMM with a minimum of 55% marks are eligible for enrolling to the PGDMM (entry into 3rd year) Course by Correspondence of two Semesters.

Course Fees

Correspondence Mode:

Course Fee

Semester 1        : Rs. 10,600/-

Semester 2        : Rs. 9,600/-

Semester 3        : Rs. 9,600/-

Semester 4        : Rs. 4,200/-

Re-exam fee: Rs 400/- per paper.

Certification: Rs. 1000/- (to be submitted to IIMM- NHQ along with the application form available on—>Education—>Students zone

Contact Mode: (Fees chargeable are determined by the respective branches)

Course Fee: At Pune Branch – Rs. 12,000/- per semester – total course Rs.48000/- all inclusive.

Re-Examination fee: Rs 400/- per paper

Certification fee: Rs. 1000/- (to be submitted to IIMM- NHQ along with the application form available on—>Education—>Students zone