PG Degree in GPEM

Garment Production & Export Management

Course Intent

Garment Production and Export Management is a Postgraduate Degree Course from University of Rajasthan. It prepares learners with technical knowledge and Design skills required in the garment industry. Learners are exposed to export market trends in Apparel Design, Production Technology and know-how of export business. The course builds learner’s capacity to understand, articulate and execute a Design brief from the industry. The course is beneficial for building interpersonal skills, confidence and competence to handle situations in the industry.

No. of Seats 30
Eligibility Graduation (any stream)
Duration 2 year
Award M.Sc/M.Com/M.A in GPEM, University of Rajasthan

Progression & Exchanges

  • University of Rajasthan

Be a Design Thinker

Learning Outcome

  • Comprehend Design and trends in the context of export market and domestic brands
  • Exhibit technical skills required to understand the form and construction of apparel products
  • Display understanding of functioning of production units, export & buying houses
  • Value quality and processes necessary for design and commercial impact
  • Develop entrepreneurial acumen along with business communication skills
  • Establish effective relationship with the fashion industry through extensive internship
  • Conduct research through relevant methodology and derive solutions and conclusions

Course Content

This course equips the learners in Design and Technical skills, along with the knowledge of accounting and documentation in Foreign Trade. The understanding of processes and operations in the Apparel industry form a strong foundation in the application of management concepts. The course emphasizes on seminars, classroom lectures, workshops, visits to studios and manufacturing units for delivery of the curriculum. Learners are provided with the opportunities to gain real life experience through industry interactions, internship and projects to learn and adopt the best professional practices.

Year 1

Learners gain complete awareness about Global Fashion industry and are introduced to Apparel Drawing skills along with Pattern Making and Clothing Construction. Textile Design, Quality Control and CAD are crucial subject knowledge in year 1 studies. Business Entrepreneurship, Basic Accounting and Production Technology provide the necessary understanding of processes and operations involved in Fashion industry.

Year 2

The focus in year 2 of GPEM is On enhancing the fundamental knowledge on business skills such as Export Marketing & Documentation, Business Communication, Functional Management and CAD. The learners undertake industry oriented Dissertation Project guided by faculty and mentored by industry expert. Internship of 4-6 months’ duration provides relevant industry exposure and professional confidence.

Career Opportunities

  • Fashion Business Development Manager
  • Export Merchandiser
  • Buying Merchandiser
  • Buying Agent
  • Production Manager
  • Quality Analyst
  • Exporter/ Entrepreneur

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