In today’s business era, the potential to undertake and execute projects sets a benchmark in the market. Attaining profitability or taking the business to the next level, whichever seems to be your top priority, you need to face several challenges in the journey ahead. In the entire process, allocation of budget and resources should be focused on to achieve success.

The complex and dynamic nature of all sized businesses demand in-depth knowledge of project. The vast range of skills and in-depth knowledge must be possessed by the project management professionals. These skills and experience will in turn enable them to execute the project efficiently. This interactive program employs a holistic approach to evaluate and manage Projects in IT, operations and other business verticals.

This program prepares you to initiate, execute and monitor a project efficiently. It is equipped with advanced tools and techniques, to impart the real-time learning atmosphere to the learners. The IIM Kozhikode blends the classroom sessions and new-age interactive learning system. This course will benefit all the aspirants looking forward to redefine their project management role.

IIM Kozhikode is an authorised education partner with the Project Management Institute

Why Project Management Institute?

The PMI certificate enables you to achieve a global status as a Project Manager. Their membership enhances careers, improves organizational success and further matures the profession. Today PMI is affiliated with universities bringing you closer to the globally recognised credential.

Credit PDUs

The programme gives you the benefit to claim category A PDUs (50 – Professional Development Units) after successfully completing it. These credits also meet one of the criteria (minimum 35 hours attending sessions) for writing the PMP or CAPM exam.

Who Can Attend

  • Graduates in any discipline
  • Relevant work experience of minimum 5 years after graduation.
  • Middle and senior level executives responsible for managing change and new initiatives.
  • Managers and seniors who are responsible for the completion of projects.
  • Professionals who work on projects in various streams and aspire for senior roles in project execution.
  • Professionals who are interested in acquiring PMP and CAPM certification.

Key Learning Outcomes

  • 1 Understanding the principles, processes, different tools and techniques of project management.
  • 2 Real-time work experience during the program. Participants would be introduced to real-life cases drawn from Indian and international companies across multiple domains.
  • 3 Learn how to leverage the acquired knowledge in real world environment.
  • 4 Participation in this program qualifies for category A(50) PDUs (Professional Development Units) that makes the participant eligible to sit for PMP or CAPM exam.

Programme Modules

  • Introduction to Project Management
  • Projects in R&D Environments
  • Project Life Cycle Management
  • Project selection & Formulation
  • Project Financial Appraisal
  • Market Appraisal
  • Project Organization, Team
  • Enhancing Project Leadership
  • Project Time & Cost Estimation
  • Developing Project Plans
  • Working with MS Project
  • Scheduling Project Resources
  • Project Risk Management
  • Critical chain Project Management
  • Project progress & Performance Management
  • Negotiation & Conflict Management
  • Project Stakeholder Management
  • Project Control Systems
  • Project Procurement Management
  • Project Quality Management
  • Adaptive Project Management
  • Agile Project Management
  • Software Project Management
  • International Project Management
  • Project Audit & Closure

Course Delivery

Duration – 3 months

Pedagogy – A highly interactive teaching approach is followed through MS project software and application exercises. The pedagogy for the programme will be a judicious blend of lectures & case studies. With emphasis on concepts and real world application, instrumented feedback will also be provided.

Program Delivery – Participants will be attending the sessions from the classroom centers of TSW on a two way video/audio interactive mode. IIM faculty will deliver the lectures via video conference.

Important Dates
Application Start Date September 2018
Application closure date December 2018
List of selected candidates To be announced
Enrollment & payment of fees To be announced
Programme start date January 2018
Programme end date March 2018

Programme Fee

Total Fees:
Application Fee Rs. 2,000 + GST 18% *
Program Fee Rs. 70,000 + GST 18% *
First Instalment 42000 + GST 18% *
Second Instalment 28000 + GST 18% *

*All Fees are payable directly to IIMK .Taxes will be additional as applicable

Course Fee Schedule:

Total Fee to be paid prior to the commencement of the course. – INR 70,000*

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