One of India̢s best known MBA institutes, IIM Kozhikode would now be offering executive postgraduate programme which is exclusively designed for the working professionals. This program would be offered to individuals in 21 cities spread across the entire country. The program would be offered in partnership with the TSW, which is an executive education brand of the well known Times Centre for Learning.
This 2 year long course would include 700 credits would include a number of important components such as management foundation courses, specialisation electives, capstone courses, functional workshop and simulations. The admission to the course would be given on the basis of the CAT and GMAT scores of the candidate.
While making the announcement about the course, the institute̢s director, Kulbhushan Balooni said, "Amidst the efforts to withstand today's competitive environment, young working professionals are always on the search of quality management education. In order to fulfil this requirement and maximise the reach, IIM-K in association with TSW has introduced a robust management programme. We are confident that thousands of working professionals will be benefited from this programme, who cannot attend our institute in Kozhikode. It will certainly help them develop and refine necessary skill sets to achieve success in their respective career."
The president of TCLL, putting forward his views, said, "India is at the cusp of becoming a business power house and this process will demand excellent leadership capabilities across all spectrums and as Indian businesses look to grow in this environment, competency and agility become imperative for success. TSW comes to the aid of its learners. For the EPGP programme, TSW will partner with IIM-K and bring to the learners the benefit of TSW's' virtual delivery and state-of-the-art pan India presence. The charm of a prestigious two-year IIM programme, flexibility of access to working professionals alongside enhancing one's management skills with one of India's best institutes makes this a unique career enhancement proposition,"