Batch 15

Senior Management Programme

10X Your Leadership Impact. Lead Business Growth.

  • 150+ Hours of Immersive Learning
  • 6 Days of IIMK Campus Immersion
  • Executive Alumni Status
  • Flexible Payment Options Available
  • Integrated with Generative AI, Digital Supply Chain and AI
  • Learn new age technologies such as Cybersecurity and Digital Business Models
Work Experience


Elevate Your Leadership With IIMK Senior Management Programme

The Indian Institute of Management Kozhikode (IIMK), a globally recognised leader in management education, offers a transformative Senior Management Programme (SMP) designed to empower seasoned professionals for leadership roles in today's dynamic business landscape. 

Leadership education at IIM Kozhikode goes beyond traditional learning. The programme is crafted to develop visionary leaders who can inspire teams and drive sustainable growth. The Senior Management Programme emphasises personal leadership development, strategic decision-making, and innovative thinking. 

Integrated with Generative AI

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Who is this Programme for?

  • This programme is designed for professionals looking to improve their leadership quotient and understand the latest growth strategies by enhancing knowledge in finance, strategy, and digital transformation, among others.

  • Senior professionals pursuing advancement in their leadership capabilities will gain well-rounded business perspectives to create a more significant business impact. Mid-level executives and managers aspiring to move to senior management roles by expanding their leadership and strategy skill sets will also benefit from joining this programme.

Eligibility: Graduates (10+2+3) or Diploma Holders (only 10+2+3) from a recognized university with minimum 10 years of work experience (after graduation) as of Aug 30, 2024.

Curriculum Designed to Make You Future Ready


  • The in-campus modules are subject to the conditions/ unavoidable circumstances that prevail at the given point in time. In case the current situation maintains the status quo, suitable alternatives to replace the in-campus modules will be made available via live online sessions.

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

  • The programme curriculum includes individual assignments, simulations, group projects & presentations to apply and demonstrate classroom learnings.

  • The programme may also include sessions by experts with deep experience in the industry that complement the sessions by academic experts to add nuanced insights from a practice perspective.


Cutting-edge Masterclasses with Leading Industry Practitioners


Generative AI Business use-cases across select industries and management functions

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Business Applications of Artificial Intelligence in Select Industries

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Robust AI Strategy and AI-Powered Business Model Innovation

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Change Management for Digital Transformation and AI-ready Culture


  • Masterclasses will delve into emerging themes, fostering a deeper understanding that extends beyond the core programme content.

  • The session-slot for the masterclasses would be as per the availability of the Industry Expert.

  • Masterclasses shall be optional to attend.

What Sets IIM Kozhikode’s Senior Management Programme Apart?

  • World-Class Faculty: Learn from renowned PHD holder- experts in leadership, strategy, finance, and digital transformation.  

  • Comprehensive Curriculum: Gain a holistic understanding of modern management practices through interactive sessions, case studies, and simulations.  

  • New Age Learnings: Become a leader of tomorrow with new age technologies such as Generative AI, Cybersecurity, Digital Supply Chain and Platform Strategy.

  • Networking Opportunities: Build a powerful network with fellow senior professionals from diverse industries. 

  • IIM Kozhikode Alumni Status: Join a distinguished community of leaders and access exclusive resources. 

  • IIM Kozhikode Prestigious Certification: Add a notable certification to your profile from #3 B-school of India.

Learn from Leaders


Professor, Marketing Management, Mentor Professor (Academic & Development)

Prof. Anandakuttan B. Unnithan obtained his PhD in Marketing from Cochin University of Science and Technology. In his two decades as an educator, his work has spanned consumer...


Associate Professor, Strategic Management, Chairperson, IIM Kozhikode Kochi Campus

Prof. Venkataraman has an MBA and PhD from IIM Calcutta and is a Visiting Doctoral Scholar at S. C. Johnson School of Business, Cornell University. Previously, he was a Senior...


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

  • Industry Expert sessions could be scheduled in a different time zone, depending on speaker availability.

Senior Management Programme Certificate

Senior Management Programme Certificate

Participants will be awarded a completion certificate from IIM Kozhikode on successfully completing all evaluation components and maintaining a minimum attendance of 75%. Participants who are unable to clear all evaluation components, but have a minimum attendance of 75% shall be awarded a participation certificate.


  • The certificate shown above is for illustrative purposes only and may not be an exact prototype of the actual certificate.

  • IIM Kozhikode reserves the right to change the certificate and specifications without notice.

Discover What The Learners Have To Say About IIMK SMP

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Learn and Grow with the Leaders

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Top Industries
  • Information Technology

  • Manufacturing

  • Banking/Finance

  • Healthcare/Biotechnology/ Pharmaceuticals

*Others include Consulting, FMCG, Infrastructure, Publishing, and Retail, amongst others.

Top Functions
  • Information Technology Services

  • Business Dev/ Sales

  • General Management

  • Engineering/Design

  • Others*

*Others include Consulting, FMCG, Infrastructure, Publishing, and Retail, amongst others.

Top companies where the Past Participants worked 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 Benefits

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.

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

10X Your Leadership Impact

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Complimentary Annual Digital WSJ Membership


As a participant in the programme, you will receive a complimentary annual digital membership to The Wall Street Journal (WSJ) with unlimited access to award-winning journalism across any device. From business and world news to technology, life, and arts, WSJ provides ambitious and fact-based reporting that readers can trust.

Pay Later - Finance Options

Programme Fee

Maximum Loan Amount Available

Tenure (months)


INR 6,15,000 + GST

INR 7,25,700


INR 25,489

Note: 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

The Learning Experience

More than 300,000 professionals globally, across 200 countries, have chosen to advance their skills with Emeritus and its educational learning partners. In fact, 90 percent of the respondents of a recent survey across all our programs said that their learning outcomes were met or exceeded. All the contents of the course would be made available to students at the commencement of the course. However, to ensure the program delivers the desired learning outcomes, the students may appoint Emeritus to manage the delivery of the program in a cohort-based manner during the course period the cost of which is already included in the overall Course fee of the course.

A dedicated program support team is available 7 days a week to answer questions about the learning platform, technical issues, or anything else that may affect your learning experience.

Elevate your career with this programme!

Flexible payment options available.

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