The Executive Post Graduate Certificate in Operations Management (EPGCOM) is conceived with the idea of providing specialised learning in the specific business function of Operations. The programme offers a range of foundation, advanced and interactive courses for working executives aiming to build specialised competency in Operations Management.
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 Operations Management. Faculty from IIMK and distinguished visiting faculty from reputed academic institutions and industry handle these courses.
- Quantitative Techniques
- Operations Research
- Operations Management
- Supply Chain Management
- Lean Six Sigma
- Project Management
- Design Thinking for Innovation and Product Development
- Simulation and System Dynamics
- Operations Strategy
- Service Operations Management
- Predictive Analytics
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, et al.
The Interactive Learning component forms the core of the specialisation programmes. Instructors from IIM Kozhikode facilitate learning through two-way audio/video synchronous telecommunication mode from the studio at IIM Kozhikode Campus. Participants can access lectures from any of the 70 state-of-the-art TSW Learning Centres across 43 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.
EPGCOM Class Schedule
- Friday – 7:00 PM – 9:45 PM. and
- Sunday – 09.00 AM – 11:45 AM
- Bachelor’s Degree or its equivalent in any discipline with 50% aggregate marks or equivalent CGPA.
- 3 Years of managerial/entrepreneurial/professional work experience after graduation as on the deadline of submitting the application online.
Certification & Alumni Status
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
||INR 2,000/-* + Applicable Taxes
||INR 2,50,000/-* + Applicable Taxes
||INR 10,000/-* + Applicable Taxes
Amount + Applicable taxes*
*GST 18% & Kerala Flood Cess 1% applicable
* GST 18% & Kerala Flood Cess 1% applicable
^INR 10,000 Alumni membership fee included in II installment
|Registration Start Date
||Monday, June 15th, 2020
|Last Date to Apply Online
||Sunday, September 13th, 2020
|Date of Interview
||October 5th to 22nd, 2020
||Monday, November 2nd, 2020
|Last Date For Offer Acceptance & Part Payment
||Sunday, November 15th, 2020
|Date of First Instalment Payment
||Monday, November 30th
* Dates of the in-campus module will be communicated while announcing the selection results.