28 Aug 2019 13:44 IST

IIM-A’s PGP-FABM course ranked number 1

This is the fourth consecutive time it has retained the top spot as per Eduniversal Ranking

The two-year Post-graduate programme in Food and Agri-business Management (PGP-FABM) offered by the Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad has retained the top spot globally. Eduniversal — specialising in higher education, ranked the course number on.

As per Eduniversal Best Masters Ranking, the methodology is based on three main criteria — the reputation of the programme and of the institution, first graduate salary and overall student satisfaction.

Prof Satish Deodhar, Chairperson, PGP-FABM, “IIM-A has designed a two-year post-graduate programme in food and agribusiness management keeping in mind the peculiar challenges faced by this sector. The curriculum creates a perfect blend of general management courses taught in the first year and courses that focus on food and agribusiness marketplace in the second year.”

It is a two-year full-time residential programme and has expanded beyond the agricultural sector to other allied areas such as food processing, commodities and rural development sector, and rural infrastructure.