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 PanditDeendayal Petroleum University, IPMG became the constituent of PDPU and changed the name to School of Petroleum Management (SPM). School of Petroleum Management is preparing managerial manpower for the Energy & Infrastructure sector, focused on the entire value chain of the energy sector. To meet this challenge, SPM aims to become a premier institution with state-of-the-art facilities, providing world class education, training and research, consultancy and outreach services in the areas of hydrocarbon and energy sector. Aside from the flagship MBA in Energy and Infrastructure program, SPM has evolved and introduced a new programme that offers functional specialization in Marketing, Finance, Operations and Human Resource.