School of Petroleum Management

The Management School was first established as the Institute of Petroleum Management, Gandhinagar (IPMG) in 2006 by GERMI (Gujarat Energy Research and Management Institute), established as a trust and a society by GSPC (Gujarat State Petroleum Corporation), a Government of Gujarat undertaking. Subsequently in 2007, when GERMI established Pandit Deendayal Petroleum University (PDPU). IPMG became the constituent of PDPU and changed the name to School of Petroleum Management (SPM).


Visits  mba admission

On 11th January 2017 PDPU hosted Mr. Jin Liqun, President of Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (


Prof C. Gopalkrishnan, Director, School of Petroleum Management, addressing delegates at the Global Energy Security Forum Annual Seminar in Beijing in June 2016.

Global Energy Security Forum

Dr. Pramod Paliwal, Dean, SPM has been invited as a Speaker & Panelist in the 2nd Energy Branding Conference to be held at Reykjavik, Iceland on 9th & 10th October 2017. He shall be joining a galaxy of experts that among others include CEOs, Policy Makers and Energy Sector Branding Experts. He shall be deliberating on aspects of Energy Utility Branding. Dr. Paliwal has also been invited on the jury that shall be assessing the entries/case studies for Charge Energy Branding Awards 2017. More details about the event can be obtained from

Charge Pramod Paliwal

Dean-SPM along with GAIL, OIL, CMDs, Cairn-COO, Ex-CMD-ONGC Dep. Director-DGH, Chairman-ORF and
FICCI Officials on Panel Discussion on Unleashing India's Domestic E&P Potential" (New Delhi-11th January 2018).

mba admission 2018

NAAC Accreditation 'A' Grade (CGPA 3.39/4.0)

Ranked among Top 100 B-Schools in India by
T.I.M.E. MBA Education & Careers 2017

Ranked among Top 40 B-Schools in India by
CSR-GHRDC B-Schools Survey 2017

PGDPM-X Admissions 2018

Last Date for Application on 30th June, 2018

Admission Process Completion on 30th June, 2018

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Hostel Notification

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