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IIM Calcutta | Advanced Programme in Strategic Project Management

Aims to equip mid and senior executives with the ability to plan and effectively manage projects in their organisations

Course Snapshot
  • FeeINR 3,10,000 + GST
  • Work Experience9 - 30 Years
  • Duration9 Months
  • Delivery MethodOnline
Course Detail

Programme Overview
Projects are a fundamental part of every company's business plan. India needs more than 70 lakh project managers in the next ten years, and the potential talent gap puts at risk US$23.4 billion in GDP from 2017-27*. To address this need for skilled project managers, IIM Calcutta's Advanced Programme in Strategic Project Management aims to equip mid and senior executives with the ability to plan and effectively manage projects in their organisations. On successfully completing all the evaluation components and attendance criteria, you will receive a certificate of completion and will be eligible for the prestigious IIM Calcutta Executive Education Alumni Status.

Programme Highlights
● Learn from IIM Calcutta, ranked 3rd in NIRF, 2020
● Five-day in-class sessions at the IIM Calcutta Campus
● Hands-on learning with simulations & exercises
● Interact & network with selected top professionals in your batch
● Be eligible for the IIM Calcutta Executive Education Alumni Status

Learning Outcomes
● Gain an end-to-end understanding of project management and portfolio management from planning to execution
●Learn the tactical, operational and behavioural aspects of project management
● Evaluate and manage projects and teams effectively
● Apply new concepts, such as agile management techniques, to daily operational challenges
● Enhance your ability to make high-level strategic decisions and drive change

Course Schedule

● Live Online Sessions
● 3 Hours/ Sunday
● 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM

Course Modules

Project Management: Macro Perspectives
● Project Portfolio Management
● Project Financing
Project Management: Tactical and Operational Issues
● Project Definition, Planning and Scheduling
● Project Risk Management
● Project Monitoring and Problem Solving: Tools and Techniques
● Project Closure
● Special Topic in Project Management
Project Management: Behavioural Aspects
● Project Leadership and Managing Project Teams
● Communication Techniques for Effective Project Management