Chola Insurance Academy is a learning initiative by Chola People Services Private Limited. The Post Graduate Diploma in General Insurance (PGDGI) Program is developed by Chola Insurance Academy in association with knowledge partner Manipal Global Education Services. The program aims to bring quality general insurance education to aspirants looking for a rewarding career in general insurance sector. Successful participants will be offered employment at Chola People Services Private Limited, Chola Insurance Distribution Services Private Limited or Cholamandalam MS General Insurance Company Limited ‐ all part of the Rs. 329 billion Murugappa Group.

Founded in 1900, the Rs. 329 Billion Murugappa Group is one of India's leading business conglomerates. The Group has 28 businesses including eight listed Companies traded in NSE & BSE. Headquartered in Chennai, the major Companies of the Group include Carborundum Universal Ltd., Cholamandalam Investment and Finance Company Ltd., Cholamandalam MS General Insurance Company Ltd., Coromandel International Ltd., Coromandel Engineering Company Ltd., E.I.D. Parry (India) Ltd., Parry Agro Industries Ltd., Shanthi Gears Ltd., Tube Investments of India Ltd., and Wendt (India) Ltd.


Manipal Global Education Services, a part of Manipal Education and Medical Group, is a leading international provider of high‐quality higher education services. Headquartered in Bengaluru, Manipal Global owns and operates university campuses in Malaysia, Antigua, Dubai and Nepal. It has, over the years, built a significant footprint and is currently the largest education services provider in India, running six major campuses in five countries. It currently offers services and support to over 400,000 students across its campuses.

The Manipal Global mantra ‐ Achieve, Enable and Transform ‐ builds on this legacy to create a future for every life it touches, a future that inspires achievements, enables ambitions and transforms lives worldwide.