Batch 8 - Integrated with Gen AI

General Management Programme for Business Excellence

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  • Learn by IIM Kozhikode faculty
  • Build the strongest network with IIMK Executive Alumni Status
  • Practical learning with cases studies from Titli, Hero Electric and more
  • Mentorship by IIMK faculty on the capstone project
Work Experience

Application Deadline: July 18, 2024

Programme Overview

Become a Business Excellence Leader with IIM Kozhikode's Professional Certificate Programme

In today's rapidly changing business landscape, it is more important than ever for professionals to have a strong foundation in general management principles and practices. The Professional Certificate Programme in General Management Programme for Business Excellence from IIM Kozhikode is a highly relevant program that will help you develop the skills and knowledge you need to succeed in a managerial role.

Discover the Perfect Fit: Who Can Benefit from This Programme ?

The 21st century workplace mindset upskills “strivers” into “winners”

This programme is most-relevant for the following professionals.

  • Early-career professionals keen on expanding their career horizons through a comprehensive management education, facilitating a smooth transition into diverse domains or roles.

  • Mid-career professionals and evolving managers desiring to refine their managerial skills and cultivate leadership qualities to thrive in dynamic corporate environment.

  • Entrepreneurs and small business owners seeking to harness innovative management frameworks and cutting-edge business methodologies to steer their ventures toward sustained success and enduring relevance.

Eligibility: Graduate (10+2+3) or Diploma holders (Only 10+2+3) from a recognised University with minimum 01 Year of experience (after graduation) as on September 30, 2024.

Empower Your Future With A Future Ready Programme


Interactive live online session with the notable IIMK faculty


Holistic curriculum with new age technologies such as AI and Digital Transformation


Masterclasses on Generative AI


Comprehensive Capstone Project and practical learning with business simulations


Accelerate your success journey with IIMK Executive Alumni Status and build a robust peer-to-peer network


Add credibility to your profile with prestigious certification from IIM Kozhikode


  • The programme highlights presented above are approximate, and subject to change depending on the availability and expertise of the teaching faculty, as well as the programme's desired outcomes.

  • The primary mode of learning for this programme is via live online sessions with faculty members. Post session video recordings will be made available, at the discretion of faculty members.

Generative AI Business Applications

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A Masterclass on Generative AI Applications

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GenAI Tools for Functional Applications

Business Applications: Leadership and Management, Creativity, Product Research and Development, Digital Marketing

Alumni Spotlight

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Begin Your Transformational Learning Journey With Industry Ready Curriculum


  • Modules/ topics are indicative only, and the suggested time and sequence may be dropped/ modified/ adapted to fit the participant profile & programme hours.

  • The primary mode of learning for this programme is via live online sessions with faculty members. Post session video recordings will be made available, at the discretion of faculty member.


Managing Digital Transformation

Managing Digital Transformation

ML, AI, Big Data and IoT – Applications to Business

ML, AI, Big Data and IoT – Applications to Business

Digital Business Models

Digital Business Models

Managing Platforms

Managing Platforms

Generative AI Business Applications

Generative AI Business Applications

Go beyond the basics: Dive deep into General Management Programme for Business Excellence

Capstone Project

A business plan project that serves as a culminating academic and intellectual experience for students.

Learning Outcomes
  • Application of the concepts covered in the programme.

  • Comprehensive and guided by the IIM Kozhikode faculty.

  • Enhance team building and leadership skills while working on critical business problems.

Business Simulations

The business simulations used in the program helps the participants to apply many of the management concepts in a simulated environment.

Learning Outcomes

  • Gain a practical understanding of the different facets of management covered in the programme.

  • Learn to solve real world problems, designed especially to give a holistic overview in general management.

  • Experiment and learn new skills  of different management concepts.

Unlock Comprehensive Business Insights with IIMK's Esteemed Faculty

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Prof. Sudershan Kuntluru

Professor, Finance, Accounting and Control

Sudershan Kuntluru is a faculty in the Finance and Accounting area. He specialises in teaching financial accounting, financial reporting & analysis and strategic financial man...

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Prof. Praveen Sugathan

Assistant Professor, Marketing Management

Praveen Sugathan specialises in the firm-customer interfaces which are facilitated by new technologies and media. His past research includes investigating customer responses a...

Note: - Programme Directors might change due to unavoidable circumstances, and revised details will be provided closer to programme start date.

Programme Certificate

Programme Certificate

Participants will be awarded a Certificate of Completion from IIM Kozhikode on successfully completing all evaluation components with minimum pass marks in the respective evaluation components and having a minimum attendance of 75%. Participants who are unable to clear the evaluation criteria but have the requisite attendance will be awarded a Participation Certificate.


  • All certificate images are for illustrative purposes only and may be subject to change at the discretion of IIM Kozhikode.

  • We encourage you to attend all the live sessions and make the best out of these interactive learning experiences. Post-session video recordings will be made available, at the discretion of faculty member.

By The End Of The Programme Get A Clear Roadmap On How To:

  • Deepen your knowledge in key business areas: Gain expertise in specific areas like marketing management, digital marketing, project management, and digital transformation.

  • Develop your leadership skills: Enhance your communication, collaboration, and negotiation skills to effectively lead teams and influence stakeholders.

  • Harness the power of design thinking and AI: Leverage design thinking principles and AI-powered concepts to gain deeper insights into user needs and develop innovative, data-driven solutions.

  • Build a strong network: Connect with fellow professionals and alumni from diverse backgrounds.

  • Upgrade your career: Get equipped with the frameworks, skills to hone and develop leadership competencies to thrive in an evolving marketplace and gain a competitive career edge.

Know the Past Participants of IIMK GMPBE

Work Experience
Top Industries
  • Banking and Finance

  • Pharmaceuticals/ Biotechnology/ Healthcare

  • Information Technology/ Services

  • Manufacturing

  • Others*

*Others include Telecommunications, Consumer Electronics, Hi-Tech, Oil and Gas/ Energy, Insurance, Publishing, Sports, Retail, Aviation, etc.

Top Functions
  • Information Systems/ Technology

  • Marketing & Sales

  • Finance & Accounting

  • General Management

  • Others

#Others include General Management, Finance/ Accounting, Engineering, Manufacturing, Education, Technology Management, etc

Top Companies
  • Reliance Retail

  • J P Morgan & Chase

  • Allianz Insurance

  • Boeing India

  • Pfizer

  • Cognizant Technology Solutions

Past Participants of Emeritus work at

Note: All product and company names are trademarks or registered trademarks of their respective holders. Use of them does not imply any affiliation with or endorsement by them.

IIM Kozhikode Executive Alumni Status

On successful completion of the programme, participants will be eligible for the prestigious IIM Kozhikode Executive Alumni Status. These participants will subsequently receive the alumni registration details from IIM Kozhikode. The benefits include:

  • Access to a new Alumni Email Id with login details and credentials

  • Eligible to receive Publications and Newsletters of IIMK periodically

  • Online access login details to Kasebook (Online Alumni Portal)

  • Issuance of Alumni Identity Card

  • Availing MDC/Guest Rooms at prevailing rates subject to availability

Note: The Executive Alumni benefits are subject to the discretion of IIM Kozhikode.

Emeritus Career Services

  • 15 Recorded sessions and resources in the following categories: (Please note: These sessions are not live):

  • Resume and Cover Letter

  • Navigating Job Search

  • Interview Preparation

  • LinkedIn Profile Optimisation

Please note:

  • IIM Kozhikode or Emeritus do NOT promise or guarantee a job or progression in your current job. Career Services is only offered as a service that empowers you to manage your career proactively. Emeritus offers the Career Services mentioned here. IIM Kozhikode is NOT involved in any way and makes no commitments regarding the Career Services mentioned here.

Student Loan Available

Below EMI plans are available for the Programme Fee: INR 2,48,500 + GST

Full Fee with GST

Tenure (months)


INR 2,93,230


INR 10,299


  • The above EMI's are indicative. The EMI's offered by each of the loan providers might vary from the above figures, depending upon tenure and loan amount to be disbursed.

  • Other EMI tenures available (Months): Propelld: 6/12/18/24/30/36/42/48 Eduvanz: 12/24/36/48

Elevate your career with this programme!

Flexible payment options available.

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