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Post Graduate certificate in Program Management

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6 Months

4 - 6 hrs/week

EMI Options

No Cost EMI

Application Closes

Nov 15, 2021


Internationally Recognized

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Growing Skill Gap

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92% of the project failures are due to managerial aspects which reflect skill gaps in stakeholder management, scope management, planning, and resource management

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70% of employees haven’t mastered the skills they need for their jobs today

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80% of programs classified as high-performing use a certified program manager

More than 6000 jobs from top organizations available for Program Managers via  LinkedIn

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**Top hiring Companies as per LinkedIn

Programme Overview - Key Highlights​

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Unique Curriculum

Immersive content, Crafted by people who have been there, done that

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Capstone Project

Apply your learnings via a real-world project guided by an industry expert

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Career Support

Career Counselling, Profile Building, Interview Readiness & Access To Curated Jobs

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Free LinkedIn Learning

Receive a free learning account worth $ 500 / Year for your perusal

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20+ Hands-on Projects

Learn from real-world case studies & business challenges projects

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250+ hours of learning

Applied and practical learning to build concepts and expertise on top

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Doubt Resolution

Timely doubt resolution by peers and Teaching Assistants on the Q&A forum

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Bring your own idea or work on a problem identified by mentors and industry execs

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Learning Support

Receive unparalleled guidance from industry mentors and teaching assistants

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Quality, Accredited Programs

We offer high-quality study programs with career-relevant content and a practical approach. Our study programs have received multiple accreditations and awards, and IU is one of the top institutions on the CHE university ranking.


Best-in-class content by leading faculty and industry leaders in the form of videos, cases and projects, assignments and live sessions

IT Project Management

  • Defining IT Projects
  • Overview on Typical Roles and Phases of IT Projects
  • Risks and Challenges of IT Projects
  • Role of an IT Project Manager
  • Project Breakdown Structure, Work Packages
  • Prioritization
  • Time Planning, Milestones, Gantt-Diagram
  • Definition of Done
  • Challenges of Cost Estimation in IT Projects
  • Estimation Techniques: 3-Point Estimation, Double Blind Expert Estimation, Function Points
  • Cost Controlling Using Earned Value Analysis
    Risk Management
  • Vision Keeping
  • Stakeholder Management
  • Conflict Management
  • Rational Unified Process
  • Agile Software Processes
  • Scrum
  • Plan-driven Project Management in Small Projects
  • Multi Project Management
  • Agile Software Processes in Large Projects
  • Selection of the Appropriate Project Management Method

People Leadership

  • Deepen your understanding of yourself and others
  • 6 Styles of Management & Leadership
  • Improve teamwork
  • Make conflict more productive
  • Develop stronger sales skills
  • Manage more effectively
  • Train without judgment
  • Art of Influencing
  • Tailor your communication to different personas
  • Persuade effectively
  • Build rapport almost instantly with anyone
  • Communicate confidently in all business and personal situations
  • Communicate in a memorable way
  • Communicate with different personalities
  • Feel confident in communicating with anyone
  • Conflict Management
  • Stakeholder management
  • Practicing SWOT
  • Staying on top of Escalations
  • Learning the art of presentation

Move Up The Ladder

  • How to effectively manage your manager?
  • How to say NO without saying NO?
  • Understanding organizational politics
  • How to retain top performers?
  • How to fix mistakes?
  • Finding targets for innovation
  • Earning your next promotion and salary raise
  • Embracing the devil’s advocate
  • Building High-Performance Teams
  • How to sell your ideas?
  • Storytelling at work

Technical Leadership

  • Requirements and Scope Management
  • Time and Schedule Management
  • Cost & Budget Management
  • Leading large projects
  • Change Management
  • Quality management
  • SLA Management
  • Program Leadership
  • Metrics and reports
  • Solving Common Project and program problems
  • Scrum Basics and Advanced
  • Stay Lean with Kanban
  • Learn Scrumban
  • Agile in Practice
  • Jira Basics and Advanced
  • Get ideas on how JIRA can be utilized for different scenarios or situations
  • Learn Jira Admin
  • Create EXPERT-LEVEL Project plans using Microsoft Project
  • DMAIC structure
  • Understand basics of tools & methods

Strategic Leadership

  • Learn the Universal Framework which can be applied to any industry
  • Learn how to plan 100+ projects simultaneously
  • Understand the process with practical industry examples
  • Learn monitoring and control practices
  • What Is a PMO?
  • Pre-PMO Setup
  • PMO Current State
  • PMO Future State
  • PMO Roll-Out
  • PMO Continuous Improvement
  • Success Tips for Your PMO
  • Delivering results from PMP
  • Become a Project Management Entrepreneur
  • Emerging Trends in Program Management
  • Managing and Working with a Technical Team for Non-Technical Professionals

Certificate of Achievement

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Step-by-Step Placement Support

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Career Counselling​

We assess if your current role is aligned with your strengths and interests and help you identify and understand the areas to work to achieve happiness and success​

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Leadership Profile Building

Our Resume writer expert in using the right keywords to highlight your career goals and achievements which makes a difference between a good resume and a great one.

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Access to curated jobs

Get an alumni status which will provide you Access to Job opportunities aligning with your role, skills, experience, and interest

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Interview Preparation

Master the art of giving interviews and cracking them with ease.Practice important interview topics and resolve common misconceptions. Evaluate your interview preparation. Improve via expert feedback

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Rising Career Opportunities

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On LinkedIn.com, there are more than 12,000 program manager-related job openings from different firms in India.

Whereas on Naukri.com, there are more than 40,000.

Programme Fee - Indian Residents

1,10,000 (All-Inclusive) 

Starting at Rs.14999/month. No cost EMI available.

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Student Reviews

"Absolutely, go for it if you are a working professional and who can devote 7-10 hours a week todards online learning.The uniqueness of this program is its practical learning aspects with various case studies, simulations, role plays and live classes on weekends."
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Harshad Mathure
"For me course is a perfect fit as it allows me to continue my current job and complete the program at the same time. For me more than job , learning is important. Also context is suitable for me considering I already have 15+ years of experience. Interactive classes keeps us engaged."
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"I decided to go with Gururo considering the course coverage which is from Basics to Expert level and the price point. I have analyzed a lot of programs but none come close to the syllabus and price plus the career assistance is superb. Great to be enrolled."
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