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The students are exposed to a thorough study of the various departments of Export-Import trade. Though the course emphasizes more on the export business, import formalities are also covered. The course covers various export-related topics such as marketing, packaging, shipping, financing, documentation and policies from a practical viewpoint. The curriculum has been designed to cover the latest developments in all these fields and the course material is constantly revised to reflect changes in policies, procedures etc. The Institute follows an open book examination model whereby the Student can refer his curriculum books as well as other resources to provide suitable answers. However, the questions shall be framed in such a way that answering them will need proper understanding of the subject and relevant laws and procedures.

Course Delivery

Course Duration : 4 Months
Course Mode :
1. Offline Education : 

  • You will be sent Printed material of books to your address.
  • After 3½ months you will be sent an Examination paper which should be answered and sent back within 2 weeks.

2. Online Mode :

  •  You will be sent Printed material of books to your address
  •  You will also be assigned an Online Account with Login id and password
  •  You can also download the course material from your online account
  •  After 3½ months you will be sent an Examination paper which should be answered and sent back within 2 weeks.

Detailed Syllabus

There are FOUR COMPULSORY papers and ONE ELECTIVE paper in the course. Students have the option to choose the Elective Subject of their choice from a list of 25 options.

Subject Name Subject Type Credits
A. Export Documentation & Govt. Policy Compulsory 100 Marks
B. Export Marketing   Compulsory 100 Marks
C. Export Import Finance Compulsory 100 Marks
D.Shipping and Packaging Compulsory 100 Marks
E.Optional Subjects

1. Agriculture Exports  2. Apparel ( Garment ) Exports  3. Carpet Exports 4. Chemical Exports  5. Dyes Exports 6. Electronic Goods  7. Engineering Exports 8. Floriculture Exports 9. Gem and Jewellery Exports 10. Glass & glassware exports 11.Granite exports 12. Handicrafts & Gift Item Exports 13. Handloom Exports 14. Leather Exports  15. Marine Product Exports 16. Pharmaceutical Exports 17. Plantation Crops Exports 18. Plastic Exports 19. Powerloom & Millmade 20. Shellac Exports 21. Silk Exports 22. Software Exports 23. Spices Exports 24. Synthetic and Rayon Textile Exports 25. Wool Exports


Elective (Minimum ONE) 100 Marks

Students can choose MORE THAN ONE Elective Subjects based on their individual needs.


Course Details

Qualification Required

Qualification Required: Graduation ( Completed or Ongoing ) in any discipline

Study Material

The detailed syllabus for the course is subsequently listed in the prospectus. This syllabus has been designed with the help of highly qualified and competent faculty members and consultants with vast experience in the field of exports. All subjects required to provide comprehensive knowledge about all aspects of exports are covered in this course. Moreover, the course material is written in very simple language, is easy to understand and explains the subject both conceptually and in terms of actual practice.

Despath Of  Study Material

Printed study material prepared by the Institute will be made available to the students. The study material will be despatched to the students in 4 sets. The first set will be despatched on receipt of filled application form and fee. Subsequent sets will be despatched at intervals of approximately 25 days. All material including Certificates and Mark sheets will be despatched by Registered Post / Express Parcel Service depending on student’s location. Rarely, due to postal mishaps, it may so happen that a parcel Service depending on student’s location. Rarely, due to postal mishaps, it may so happen that a parcel may not reach the student in time. Any such delay in receipt of the study materials is to be informed to the Institute, whereon a duplicate set will be despatched.

Faculty Support

The study material is presented in simple language with utmost clarity and is self-explanatory. In case a student require clarifications on any aspect, they should write / e-mail to the Institute at the earliest. For any other clarifications, doubts or administrative problems regarding the conduct of the course, students can write to-

The Director,
Indian Institute of Export Management,
P.B. No. 7531, # 1953, First Floor,
9th Cross, 4th Main,
New Thippsandra, Bangalore – 560 075
 Students may also ask queries via email through :ask@iiem.com


Students who successfully complete the prescribed course shall be issued a Certificate of  ‘DIPLOMA IN EXPORT IMPORT MANAGEMENT’.