Postgraduate Diploma in Facility Management (PGDFM)

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Overview

Facility Management as a professional management discipline focuses on the efficient and effective delivery of support services to ensure smooth operations of a real estate property. 

It encompasses multiple disciplines to ensure functionality, comfort, safety and efficiency of the built environment by integrating people, place, process and technology.

With India’s own domestic growth and burgeoning interest from Multi Nationals in India, the Facilities Management discipline is only bound to grow year on year.

Details

The program is delivered keeping in mind the requirements of a working professional, so that you are able to experience the program with no disturbance to the responsibilities of your job. The course is delivered in a hybrid method with a part of the course being delivered through online lectures and the experiential learning is delivered on campus at the RUAS campus in Bangalore.

Eligibility

The PGDFM program welcomes applications from graduates from any UGC approved universities. While we believe that graduates from all streams may find the program useful, candidates with degrees in Engineering, Hotel Management, Business Management and the Sciences will be given preference. Graduates will be required to demonstrate a 45% aggregate score in their stream of graduation.

Work Experience

The rich experience that candidates bring to the course help enhance the learning process. We encourage candidates with work experience to demonstrate their learning during their application process.

Duration

The PGDFM course at RUAS is conducted over a period of 11 months, split into 3 trimesters.

The program is delivered keeping in mind the requirements of a working professional, so that you are able to experience the program with no disturbance to the responsibilities of your job.

The course is delivered in a hybrid method with a part of the course being delivered through online lectures and the experiential learning is delivered on campus at the RUAS campus in Bangalore.

Programme Overview
TRIMESTER 1TRIMESTER 2TRIMESTER 3
Housekeeping In WorkplaceConstruction Management & Material PlanningQuality & Analytics
Chemistry Of Cleaning & Disinfection ProcessHygiene & Sanitation FacilitiesBuilding Aesthetics, Safety & Security
Mechanical & Electrical Engineering RequisitesGreen & Clean TechnologiesAudit Plans & Evaluation
Basics of MicrobiologyBusiness Continuity & ManagementPeople & Social Skills
Customer Interface & Training SkillsPeople & Social Skills
Specialization/​Elective* Including Porject Work

SPECIALIZATION ELECTIVE

  • Airport Facility Management
  • Healthcare Facility Management
  • Hospitality & Catering Facility Management
  • Shopping Mall Facility Management

FAQs

Currently, the courses are offered in a mix of online and offline method.

PGDFM certification will be provided by RUAS on successful completion of the course.

The Course will be delivered by professionals from the Facility Management industry and professors from RUAS

For a duration of 2 – 3 weeks during the course, sedents can experience the global standards of Facility management at Schweizerischer Fachverband Betriebsunterhalt-SFB, Zurich. Please get in touch with the admissions office for more details.

Leading facility management companies are invited for the recruitment program to ensure that students have the best options for employment. Some of the companies invited include JLL, CBRE, Dusters and many more.

You can apply to the Cleanfix Schevaran Foundation Scholarship program for financial assistance. Candidates exhibiting an outstanding academic record with leadership potential will be selected for the scholorship. All decisions by the Cleanfix Schevaran board towards the selection criterion will be considered final.

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