IIM Kozhikode Executive Post Graduate Certificate in Information Technology Management and Analytics

Course Starts: December 2020


Admission: Closed

Delivery type

Classroom in your city

Course Duration

12 Months

Deadline to apply

13thSeptember, 2020

Course fee

₹ 2,50,000 + Applicable Taxes

Class timings

Tuesday – 7:00 PM to 9:45 PM
Sunday – 3:00 PM to 5:45 PM

Course Overview

Thanks to your education and work experience you will always be a techie at heart. Executive Post Graduate Certificate in Information Technology Management and Analytics (EPGCITMA)is conceived with the idea of providing specialized learning in the specific business function of information technology. Information and communication technologies are driving developments in several business sectors.

Programme Objectives

This provides immense opportunities for modern day managers to understand practice and innovate with these new systems and processes driving business growth. Adequate exposure to this road to success is rapidly becoming a prerequisite in modern day business management. This program is designed to equip the managers with the necessary tool set needed to seize this opportunity.

Course Highlights

Rigorous course curriculum by renowned IIM Kozhikode faculty with proven pedagogy

Course duration of one year of instruction plus one in-campus session

Convenient schedule for working professionals

Experienced and diverse Participant Group: Senior executives and business owners from diverse functions across industries allowing rich peer-learning and networking opportunities.

Certificate from IIM Kozhikode upon course completion and fulfilling the academic requirements

IIM Kozhikode Alumni Status

Course Detail

The duration of the course is one year split into four quarters. It covers fundamental, competency-related and integrative courses, structured to be delivered over a year, through a combination of Live Interactive lectures and In-campus Module.


The modules offered are meant to impart management knowledge and skills to the participants covering the latest concepts and techniques in the specific functional area of Information Technology. Faculty from IIMK and distinguished visiting faculty from reputed academic institutions and industry handle these courses.

Quarter I

  • Management Information Systems
  • Digital Governance
  • IT Strategy and Business Transformation
Quarter II

  • Business Intelligence and Analytics
  • Cyber Security and Privacy
  • User Experience Design
Quarter III

  • Artificial Intelligence for Business
  • ICT for Sustainable Development
  • Social Media Analytics
Quarter IV

  • Big Data Analytics
  • Digital Disruptions through IoT
  • Enterprise Cloud Computing

Every programme follows a tried, tested and proven pedagogy that is a blend of lectures, case studies, lecture-discussions, behavioural and computer-based simulations, projects, assignments, class presentations, quizzes, etc.

Programme Delivery

The Interactive Learning component forms the core of the specialisation programmes. Instructors from IIMK facilitate learning through two-way audio/video synchronous telecommunication mode from the studio at IIMK Campus. Participants can access lectures from any of the 70 state-of-the-art TSW Learning Centres across 37 cities countrywide. The technology enables the instructor to use slide presentations, video, audio, whiteboards, etc., to effectively communicate ideas and interact with participants.

The In-campus Module is held at the very beginning of the programme and is mandatory to attend. The six-day module provides participants with an orientation towards case-based learning, foundation to 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.
IIMK reserves the right to conduct in-Campus modules via online medium if the situation warrants.

Class Schedule
  • Tuesday – 07.00 p.m. – 09.45 p.m. and
  • Sunday – 03.00 p.m. – 5.45 p.m.

*Class schedule mentioned is subject to change. EPGP office reserves the rights to change the schedule.

Who Should Attend

The programme is aimed at working professionals seeking knowledge, aspiring to improve the organization they work & also advance their career to greater heights. It gives an opportunity to interact with peer groups from varied industry backgrounds & learn from IIMK faculty.

  • a) Bachelor’s Degree or its equivalent in any discipline with 50% aggregate marks or equivalent CGPA.
  • b) 3 Years of managerial/entrepreneurial/professional work experience after graduation as on the deadline of submitting the application online.

Candidates applying for the EPGCITMA programme should meet one of the following additional requirements apart from the above criteria a & b.

i. The candidate must have studied at least 3 subjects related to Information Technology during the Graduation or any additional diploma level Certification in Information Technology.
ii. Minimum of 2 years experience (out of 3 years) preferably in the IT/ITES/Technology sectors or the IT Function of an organization.


Assessment & Certification

Multiple mechanisms are involved for evaluation. Mix of evaluation elements would vary from course to course and as decided by the course faculty. Each course would have an end term examination apart from Quizzes, Projects, Assignments, Class participation etc.

The examinations would be conducted at the TPL classroom centers. All necessary resources & conduct of the examinations shall be done by TPL.

On successful completion of course, participants will get a Certificate from IIM Kozhikode. Completion of the course also entitles participants with IIM Kozhikode Alumni Status.

Date and Fees

Programme Fees & Schedule
Application Fee INR 2,000 + Applicable taxes^
Course Fees INR 2,50,000 + Applicable taxes^
Alumni Fee INR 10,000 + Applicable taxes^

^GST 18% & Kerala Flood Cess 1% applicable.

Payment Schedule
Nov 2020 Feb 2021 Jun, 2021 Oct, 2021
INR 62,500/- INR 72,500/-* INR 62,500/- INR 62,500/-

^GST 18% & Kerala Flood Cess 1% applicable.
^INR 10,000 Alumni fee included in second installment

Admission Schedule
Registration Start Date June 15th, 2020
Last Date to Apply Online September 13th 2020
Date of Interview October 5th to 22nd, 2020
Result Announcement Result Announcement Monday, November 2nd, 2020
Last Date For Offer Acceptance & Part Payment Sunday, November 15th, 2020
Date of First Instalment Payment Monday, November 30th
In-campus module December 2020*

*Dates of the in-campus module will be communicated while announcing the selection results.