IIM Kozhikode – EPGP (EXECUTIVE POST GRADUATE PROGRAMME)

Program Introduction

In the year 2001, IIMK conceived a new model of management education for working executives. Executive Management Education Programme (EMEP) marked the beginning of IIMK’s Executive Education activities and IIMK pioneered management education through a synchronous interactive learning mode (IL) in the Asia Pacific region. Participants have the flexibility to choose the class room centers based on their city of residence /work.

A world of opportunities is available for working professionals and executives to meet their career objective through variety of programmes. Executive education programme offers a Two year post graduate diploma programme in management and one year post graduate certification programmes in Operations, Marketing, Finance, Strategy, IT and Human Resources which supports the working professionals and executives to enrich their knowledge in area of expertise. Executive Post Graduate Programmes are commenced though an Interactive Learning platform where participants can attend the classes from the designated classroom centers available at their locations.

PROGRAM DESCRIPTION

It is a two-year post-graduate diploma programme that is offered through an Interactive Learning (IL) platform and three in-campus modules.
Imparting management education to working executives who are seeking to take their organisations to another level is the main focus of this course.
Till date, over 3000 working professionals have successfully completed & reaped benefits from IIMKs executive education programmes
The programme is designed primarily for working professionals with three years of experience & is one of the most meticulous management programmes conducted through a live interactive learning module in the country.
The programme facilitates peer group learning & quality interactions with working professionals from different industry backgrounds & who are at various levels in their career.
The course is conducted through a live interactive learning system in designated classrooms there are three in-campus modules of a week each at IIM Kozhikode’s beautiful campus.
Participants are selected based on an elaborate selection process, which includes written test (EMAT conducted by IIM Kozhikode) or valid CAT/GMAT* score along with personal interviews.
The programme facilitates peer group learning & quality interactions with working professionals from different industry backgrounds & who are at various levels in their career.

*Note: Applicants with valid CAT score## (Min 75 percentile) or GMAT score## (Min 650 Score) will be directly considered for the interview. ## Score obtained should not be older than 1 year from the date of EMAT-2017 (16th September 2017)

Benefits AMBA

Association of MBAs (AMBA) offers a free two-year membership to participants, which gives them access to build a network with international MBA students from B-schools accredited by AMBA

  1. Participants of the programme can search and apply for Global MBA jobs
  2. Participants can network with employers who are looking for new employees. It also gives them access to trainer videos, tutorials and interactive career resources through the AMBA community
  3. They have access to interactive face to face and online events that are CPD certified
  4. Participants will have access to MBA newsfeeds, professionally selected career articles, global business stories, free online webinars, group discussions and live Q&As
  5. Participants can be part of the Global AMBAssador programme, which offers unique and progressive career opportunities
  6. Interactive multimedia tools such as CV builder, aptitude tests, career assessments and online short courses are made available to students by AMBA.

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PROGRAM MODULES

Module 1 – Core courses (First Year)

The first year contributes to compulsory core courses covered in 378 hours of instruction of which, approximately 34 hours are based on an In-Campus module of duration one week conducted in the premises of IIMK campus at Kozhikode and the remaining 344 hours approximately are covered on the interactive learning platform.

Module 2 – Elective Courses (Second Year)

The second year is divided into three quarters. Participants are allowed to select elective courses of different academic areas.

  • Economics
  • Finance, Accounting & Control
  • Humanities & Liberal Arts in Management
  • Information Technology and Systems
  • Marketing Management
  • Organisational Behavior and Human Resources
  • Quantitative Methods and Operations Management
  • Strategic Management

The Second year of the curriculum contributes to Elective Courses offered by various academic areas. Participants should choose elective courses accounting to 32 credits in total.

Module 3 – (Second Year)

Compulsory Courses and Integrative Capstone Course.
During the second year, the programme would be covering the compulsory courses such as Leadership and Corporate Accountability, International Business, Capstone Simulation & Business Plan Project. These courses are delivered during the second and third in-campus module.

In campus time

First: Beginning of the Programme

Second: Beginning of the Second Year

Third: At the end of the Second Year

The three modules of six-day each in campus provides participants an orientation towards case based learning, analytical thinking and orients them to the learning culture of IIM Kozhikode apart from discussions on contemporary issues in management practice and trends in the industry and business

The Compulsory courses are conducted during the second and third in-campus module.

Program Details

  • A Bachelor’s Degree or its equivalent in any discipline with minimum 50% aggregate mark or equivalent CGPA. Minimum of 40% aggregate in graduation for SC/ST & PWD to be retained.
  • Exemption for CAT/GMAT score from written test
  • 3 years managerial/ entrepreneurial/ professional experience after graduation as on program commencement date.
On completion of the programme
Participants are awarded the title ‘Executive Post Graduate Diploma in Management’ (EPGDM) by IIM Kozhikode.
2 Year Executive Post Graduate Programme
The three in-campus modules of six-day each provides participants an orientation towards case based learning, analytical thinking and orients them to the learning culture of IIM Kozhikode apart from discussions on contemporary issues in management practice and trends in the industry and business. Second and Third in-campus modules are focused on the functional workshops.