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XLRI | Executive Development Program in Project Management for Senior Professionals

Course Snapshot
  • FeeINR 1,00,000 + GST
  • Work Experience8 - 30 Years
  • Duration7 Months
  • Delivery MethodOnline
Course Detail

Program Overview
In today's world of business, scale and the ability to successfully manage business projects are critical skills for the sustained profitability and existence of organizations. Moreover, most members of organizations are involved in project-related activities in some way or the other. With the greater dynamism and complexity of business & macro-environment, project management skills and knowledge have become a requisite across different levels of the organizational structure. Unlike most other courses that take a narrow view of project management, this course covers issues relating to the operational, financial, stakeholder, and legal aspects of project management to develop a holistic approach for the evaluation and management of Businesses & IT Projects.

This course aims to provide a holistic view of Project Management that would not only cover modern tools & techniques, but also topics such as project governance, change management, financial aspects, project audit, and project performance assessment as well. The course also maintains a healthy blend of inputs from highly reputed faculty of XLRI and industry experts

Who Should Attend
● Senior professionals like Project Managers, Planners, Directors, Engineers, Operation Heads, CXO's etc. who may be associated with one or more facets of project or program management
● Managers and Leaders who are responsible to manage large, complex, multi-locational and/or business critical projects
● Working executives in charge of managing, executing and delivering projects in IT or Non-IT domains
● Project team members who have proven experience in project execution and now aspiring to move into project management roles

Program Highlights
● XLRI certification on successful completion of the course
● Opportunities for peer learning in a group setting of high-experience professionals
● Insights into current Project Management trends
● Separate customized modules for IT and Non-IT Project Managers
● Study Materials and MS Project License included in the course fee
● Top-notch practices in context to selection, course content, interactivity, projects and evaluation

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
● Minimum of 8 years of work experience of which at least 3 years must be in a project management role OR at least 5 years in a project execution role
● Participants of this program are required to have access to devices (laptop/desktop) with operating systems of Windows 7 or higher (home/student/professional edition of Windows) as you will be required to install MS Project as a part of this program

Course Modules

● Module 1: Basic Concepts & Applications of Project Management
● Module 2: Project Modelling and Management with Applications in MS-Project
● Module 3: Financial & Risk Aspects of Projects
● Module 4: Workshop on Risk Assessment & Management in Projects
● Module 5: People Management in Projects
● Module 6: Project Governance & Monitoring
● Module 7A : Customized for Non-IT Professionals
● Module 7B: Customized for IT Professionals