IIM Kozhikode | Professional Certificate Program in Strategic Management

Course Snapshot
  • FeeINR 80,000 + GST
  • Work Experience5 - 30 Years
  • Duration5 Months
  • Delivery MethodOnline
  • Course Starts On17 Mar 2019
Course Detail

About the programme

An organization's ability to achieve growth and success majorly thus depends on the ability of its senior management and leaders to formulate effective strategies and productively execute them. Their involvement in one or the other phase of the Strategic Management process makes it imperative for them to develop 'trategical skills and lead the organization onto the success path.

So if you're an important milestone in the organization's decision making process then this course will aid you to contribute to business success and share it through your own professional progress. The objective of this course is to help the participants develop their competence in the Strategic Management process which consists of Strategic Thinking, Strategic Planning, Strategy Execution and Strategy Applications.

Programme Features

> Increase business acumen with right set of strategies
> Convert conceptual learning into actual business decision
> Accelerate your leadership graph
> Learn from eminent faculty of IIM Kozhikode
> 360° understanding of the strategic management process
> Opportunity to earn certificate of completion from IIM Kozhikode

Who should join

> Industry Leaders who make critical business decisions and set strategic directions for their organization.
> Functional/Division heads who are tasked with growth objectives for their respective business units
> Middle level executives aspiring to move into roles that requires significant contribution to organizational growth and revenues
> Working professionals holding responsible positions and wish to upgrade their knowledge of aspects of strategic management


The primary method of instruction will be through LIVE lectures that will be beamed online via Internet to student desktops/laptops or classrooms. The course will be delivered through a combination of methods selected from among LIVE lectures, case analysis, discussions, exercises, assignments, group/individual presentations, term projects, quizzes and tests. All enrolled students will also be provided access to our SLIQ Cloud Campus through which students may access other learning aids, reference materials, assessments, case studies, projects and assignments as appropriate. Throughout the duration of the course, students will have the flexibility to reach out to the professors, real time during the class or offline via our SLIQ Cloud Campus to raise questions and clear doubts.

Desired Candidate Profile


> For Indian Participants - Graduates (10+2+3) or Diploma Holders (only 10+2+3) from a recognized university (UGC/AICTE/DEC/AIU/State Government) in any discipline.
> For International Participants - Graduation or equivalent degree from any recognized University or Institution in their respective country.
> Proficiency in English, spoken & written is mandatory.

Work Experience

> Minimum of at least 7 years of work experience in a business enterprises or at least 5 years in a managerial position in such enterprises.

Course Modules

Module 1 : Strategic Thinking

> Foundations of Strategy
> Strategic Thinking
> Strategic Intelligence (Strategy Analytics)

Module 2 : Strategic Planning

> External Analysis
> Internal Analysis
> Corporate Strategy
> Business Strategy
> Operations Strategy

Module 3 : Strategy Execution

> Organizational Structure & Systems
> Strategy Execution
> Performance Evaluation
> Corporate Governance & Sustainability

Module 4 : Strategy Application

> Competitive Dynamics
> Growth & Diversification
> Internationalization
> Joint Ventures & Alliances
> Mergers & Acquisitions

Module 5 : Strategic Challenges

> Technology Strategy
> Innovation Strategy
> Entrepreneurship & New Ventures