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STARTS ON TBD Live Online & On-campus Immersion
DURATION 11 Months Live Online Sessions 3 hours/ Sunday 3:30 PM to 6:30 PM
ELIGIBILITY Any Graduate/ Diploma holder (10+2+3) with a minimum work experience of 7 years or any Post Graduate with a minimum work experience of 5 years as on TBD.
STARTS ON TBD Live Online & On-campus Immersion
DURATION 11 Months Live Online Sessions 3 hours/ Sunday 3:30 PM to 6:30 PM

Early Bird Registration Benefit

INR 22,500 + GST

We are offering an early bird registration benefit on the programme fee exclusively for participants who apply by May 25, 2022.
The final Early Bird fee will be INR 2,96,250 + GST.

Programme Overview

In today's data-led, digital-driven era, the IDC mantra of "change at the speed of digital" is no longer a choice as customer journeys are increasingly becoming digital. Strongly aligned to making you industry-ready in this evolved digital reality, joining IIM Lucknow's Advanced Leadership Programme in a Digital World will enable you to lead effective digital business transformation. Become proficient in identifying, developing, and managing digital business strategies to lead a data-driven, forward-thinking organisation.

As part of the programme, you will also get access to Emeritus Career Services, which empowers you to manage your career proactively.

Emeritus Career Services

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  • Three 90-minute workshops from career management industry experts
  • Job placement assistance from partner companies are published, applied to, and tracked to success via an online platform
  • Past participants of Emeritus work at Microsoft, ICICI Bank, Infosys, HDFC, AirBnB, TCS, Ola, Flipkart, JSW, Wipro, Honeywell, JP Morgan, Reliance Jio, Mahindra, Gartner, Accenture, Cognizant, amongst others

Please note:

  • This service is available only for Indian residents enrolled into select Emeritus programmes.
  • IIM Lucknow 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. The Career Services mentioned here are offered by Emeritus. IIM Lucknow is NOT involved in any way and makes no commitments regarding the Career Services mentioned here.
  • 45%

    Companies reporting a positive business impact of digital transformation also reported higher net revenue growth.

    Source: Deloitte, 2020
  • 89%

    High-tech CIOs expect the use of digital channels to reach customers will increase.

    Source: Gartner, 2020

Key Programme Takeaways

  • Get a refreshed leadership mindset to cut through the challenges and opportunities faced in a VUCA world
  • Understand technological disruptions driving change in industries
  • Build your ability to navigate the wave of disruption and make your organisation 'digital-ready'
  • Discover and develop new strategic capabilities that offer competitive advantage in the market
  • Drive transformational organisational leadership
  • Learn how to reinvent digital business models and playbooks for business success

Who is this Programme for?

This programme is most suited for mid to senior-level professionals keen on advancing their data-driven decision-making skills and their ability to develop business strategies forging technological innovation.

Business leaders involved in strategic planning and driving digital transformation agendas in their organisation will also benefit from this programme by gaining actionable insights on business leadership in today's digital economy.

Programme Highlights

LEARN from one of India's top B-Schools (NIRF, 2021) through live online sessions and five-day On-campus Immersion

GAIN cutting-edge insights from leading IIM Lucknow faculty and Emeritus Global Faculty

EXPERIENCE an engaging five-day on-campus immersion at the IIM Lucknow campus

APPLY organisation-wide digital transformation initiatives with insights from real-world case studies and capstone project

LEAD with an expanded professional network and benefit from peer-to-peer learning

BECOME eligible for IIM Lucknow's prestigious Executive Alumni Status and receive a certificate of completion

IIM Lucknow Executive Alumni Benefits

Upon completion of the programme, participants will need to register with a one-time registration fee of INR 10,000 + GST to receive the prestigious IIM Lucknow Executive Alumni Status (optional). The benefits include:

  • Executive Alumni Status of the Indian Institute of Management Lucknow
  • Receipt of all IIM Lucknow programme brochures and newsletters along with details of souvenirs available with MDP Office
  • Lifelong access to a network of distinguished IIM Lucknow Executive Alumni
  • Access to the IIM Lucknow Campus Library (onsite access)
  • 10% discount in fee for any additional programme (Open programme, Online) at IIM Lucknow (Lucknow and Noida campus)
  • 10% group discount on the fee for reference of participants (minimum group of five)

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

Programme Modules

  • Fundamental economic drivers of business paradigms
  • New age technologies driving the disruption
  • How to anticipate and adapt to disruption
  • Basics of enterprise architecture
  • Cloud concepts and architecture
  • Big Data concepts and techniques
  • IoT and Industry 4.0
  • Introduction to strategy
  • Strategic choices and value creation
  • Disruptive ecosystems
  • Creating a winning ecosystem
  • Need for digital marketing
  • Brand management in a digital world
  • Conventional to agile marketing
  • Marketing tools, automation and AI
  • Introduction to business valuation
  • Valuing early-stage businesses
  • Financing a business in the digital age
  • Payment systems in the new world
  • Fintech in investments and asset management
  • Peer lending and crowdfunding
  • Design Thinking ‐ Solving problems creatively
  • Concepts and frameworks for innovation management
  • Value creation through innovation/ new business models
  • Agile development practices
  • New learning modalities for talent transformation
  • Value based leadership
  • Staying nimble and adaptive
  • Business Intelligence tool kits
  • Data mining
  • Leading with advanced analytics
  • Persuasive communication
  • Social media and communication
  • Crisis management in a digital world
  • The project will either propose a solution to the challenge faced by your business or an idea for a product/service transformation
  • The project must be a relevant and challenging transformation initiative in the current organisation
  • Final Presentation will demonstrate the new thinking and innovative solutions to implement transformation initiatives

- Modules/ topics are indicative only, and the suggested time and sequence may be dropped/ modified/ adapted to fit the total programme hours.
- The programme curriculum includes group projects and presentations to apply and demonstrate classroom learnings.

Programme Directors


Professor, Information Technology and Systems,

Indian Institute of Management Lucknow

Dr Pradeep Kumar has taught Big Data Analytics, Information System Analysis and Project Management, Business Analytics and Data Warehousing, Management Information Systems Information Technology and Systems to Post Graduate Management students over the last 10 years. He has also been actively involved in training working executives in these areas.

Dr Pradeep has over 5 years of hands-on Industry experience as a researcher with Institute for Development and Research in Banking Technology (Established by Reserve Bank of India) and Infosys Technologies Limited.

He has published research papers in international refereed journals including Decision Support systems, Data and Knowledge Engineering, Expert Systems with Applications, Information System frontiers and many more. His work primarily relates to Social Network analysis, Data Mining, Data Warehousing, Decision support Systems.


Assistant Professor, Information Technology and Systems,

Indian Institute of Management Lucknow

Prof. V. S. Prakash Attili has over 17 years of experience in IT service delivery and corporate training, which includes a decade of management experience in driving global, large-scale IT projects. He holds a PhD from IIT Madras and has published his research work in various refereed journals and conferences such as CAIS, AMCIS and ICIS, among others. His current research interests are information privacy, IT programme management and cybersecurity. He won the prestigious award of excellence as 'Most Valuable Contributor' at Infosys in 2016 and 2018.

Programme Certificate

Upon successful completion of the programme, with a minimum 75% attendance and satisfactory academic performance, participants will be awarded a certificate of completion and will be eligible to receive IIM Lucknow’s Executive Alumni Status (optional). Participants are expected to have 75% & above attendance. The cumulative overall percentage of marks should be 50% and above. Those participants who do not meet these criteria will receive a certificate of participation from IIM Lucknow. No certificate shall be awarded if the attendance is less than 40%.

Sample Certificate
Sample Certificate

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

Early applications encouraged. Limited seats are available.

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Special Corporate Enrolment Pricing

Round 1: The first application deadline is
TBD and the fee to apply is INR 2,500 + GST

Round 2: The second application deadline is
TBD and the fee to apply is INR 3,000 + GST

The Learning Experience 

What is it like to learn with the learning collaborator, Emeritus? 

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.

In collaboration with Emeritus

Erulearning Solutions Private Limited (a company incorporated in India) is a subsidiary of Eruditus Learning Solutions Pte Ltd (a company incorporated in Singapore), and operates under the brand name of 'Eruditus' and 'Emeritus'.