IIM Lucknow | Advance Program in Leadership for Business Excellence

Course Snapshot
  • FeeINR 1,55,000 + GST
  • Work Experience8 - 30 Years
  • Duration6 Months
  • Delivery MethodOnline
  • Course Starts On24 Mar 2019
Course Detail

About IIM Lucknow

Established in 1984, The Indian Institute of Management, Lucknow is 4th in the prestigious IIM family of management schools in India. The establishment of IIMs was envisioned and initiated by the first Prime Minister of India - Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru. It offers courses accredited to AMBA, AACSB & NIRF.

About the programme

Advanced Program in Leadership for Business Excellence from IIM Lucknow is conceptualized to address this critical need of leaders and managers who are ready to take on the challenge of not only to make the organizations survive but to make it grow manifold. The course focuses on two major aspects of individual and organizational success factors- which are STRATEGY and LEADERSHIP. These two critical factions are studied in the context of Business Excellence and not in isolation.

The course teaches structured concepts, tools and techniques of leadership and strategy as aspects and implementation of which of these will be appropriate and effective for organizational and individual growth. It also offers insight into theories and application of strategy and leadership with an emphasis on learning knowledge, skills and values.

Programme Features

> Certificate of Completion from IIM Lucknow
> 7 day On-Campus components
> Acquire opportunity to co-create business solutions
> Become an MDP alumni of IIM Lucknow
> Learn from the top faculty of IIM Lucknow
> Thoughtfully curated course content and structure by IIM Lucknow

Who should join

> Functional Managers: Working professionals aspiring to take on leadership roles with larger responsibilities
> Senior Professionals: Who wish to leverage leadership skills to procure business excellence
> People Managers: Who are designated to lead multi-dimensional & multilocational teams, who work towards common business objectives


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

> Working professionals with a minimum of 8 years of work experience.

Course Modules

Module 1 - Understanding Strategy

> Understanding Strategy
> Strategic analysis
> Core Competence
> Flexibility in Strategy (how it changes with changed context, environment and requirement)
> Corporate and Business Strategies
> Strategic and business planning
> Alignment of Strategies to Business Excellence

Module 2 - Aligning Leadership to Business Excellence

> Develop organizational capability through effective change management
> Overall leadership and management of administration, marketing and human resources
> Giving and Taking Feedback
> Handling Tough Conversations
> Manage and implement innovation
> Financial management
> Sustainability management