The senior management’s role is to keep a team focused and motivated. This would require skills related to effective communication including: strategy, negotiation, abilities to influence team behavior and manage team results. It is crucial for a senior manager to possess a right blend of soft skills and a strategic mindset. This skillset enables him/her to achieve specific performance outcomes in an organization. The PGCSL Program offers critical skills to an individual enabling him to attain success for his organization.

Who Can Attend

  • Senior managers and business leaders looking forward to organizational and personal growth
  • Graduates/Post Graduates with 10 + years of managerial experience and aspiring to be: functional head, business Unit Head and entrepreneur

Key Benefits

Campus Immersion

Campus Immersion will be a great opportunity for you to familiarise with the faculty. It should help develop positive connections. It will also include direct coaching and lay foundation for key aspects of the programme i.e. Training Assessment

Personalized Coaching

Through a personal guidance approach and series of workshops, lectures and assignments – the programme will enable development of a unique leadership style that helps you lead personal and professional transformation. The XLRI facultywi l haip you build foundational skills to strengthen people management, strategy implementation and expanding on personal strengths.

Live Project

Final Leg of the programme will consist of a Live Project which will have you work on solving an organizational problem from your experience. Here we will use Strategic Thinking to find challenges and opportunities in the workplace and implementing solutions to improve mindsets of employees and sustaining transformation. Continuous evaluation by faculty and series of interactions will ensure support and important takeaway points at each step of the module.

  • Exceptional opportunity for both personal and professional growth
  • Set the direction of your business and develop an overarching corporate strategy
  • Boost your personal leadership skills and accelerate your role in building and leading a high-performing organization.
  • Improve your analytical and decision-making skills in order to resolve disputes
  • Understanding the current industrial scenario and transforming operational capabilities into a sustainable competitive advantage.
  • Rigorous program structure with assessments
  • Case studies, Simulations and Role play
  • Alumni membership of XLRI present globally

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 – 1 year

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. XLRI faculty will deliver the lectures via video conference.

Important Dates

Application Start Date 1st November 2017
Application closure date 15th January 2018
List of selected candidates 29th January 2018
Enrollment & payment of fees 6th March 2018
Programme start date  March 2018
Programme end date  April 2019

Programme Fee

Total Fees:
Application Fee Rs. 2,000 + GST 18% *
Tuition Fees INR 3,30,000 + GST . The course fee is inclusive of books, study materials and the Campus Visit fee of Rs. 40,000/-
First Instalment INR 80,000 + GST 18% * to be paid on or before – 06th March 2018
Second Instalment INR 40,000 + GST 18% * to be paid on or before – 15th May 2018
Third Instalment INR 70,000 + GST 18% * to be paid on or before – 15th August 2018
Fourth Instalment INR 70,000 + GST 18% * to be paid on or before – 15th November 2018
Fifth Instalment INR 70,000 + GST 18% * to be paid on or before – 15th February 2019

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

Course Fee Schedule:

Course Duration

1 year

Program Fee

INR 3,30,000 + GST

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