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WELCOME SESSION December 30, 2022 CLASSES START January 20, 2023 Live Online & In-campus Immersion
DURATION 11 Months Live Online Sessions with Faculty 3 Hours, Once a Week Saturday, 3:30 PM - 6:30 PM
INTENDED FOR Business Leaders, Aspiring and New COOs Applicant Eligibility
Limited seats are available! Application Deadline: Thursday, Dec 15, 2022

Application Deadline: Thursday, Dec 15, 2022

Why Choose the Chief Operations Officer Programme?

155+

Hours of Learning

12+

Real-world Case Studies

10+

Hours of learning from Industry Experts

5

Days of Campus Immersion with Valedictory Session

Note: The numerical programme highlights presented above are approximate, and they will be confirmed closer to the programme start.

Live Online Sessions by Leading IIM Lucknow Faculty
Live Online learning from Top Industry Experts
Hands-on Simulation on Pricing & a Capstone Project
Industry-recognized Executive Certificate from IIM Lucknow
Lifelong Access to IIM Lucknow Executive Alumni Status (optional)
Best-in-class Curriculum with Industry-leading Insights
Networking Opportunities with CXO Peers

Chief Operations Officer 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). The cumulative overall percentage of marks should be 50% and above.

Sample Certificate
Sample Certificate

Note:
- The certificate shown above is for illustrative purposes only and may not be an exact prototype of the actual certificate.
- IIM Lucknow reserves the right to change the certificate and specifications without notice.

Who is this Programme for?

The Chief Operations Officer programme is best suited for:

  • Senior professionals and Business Leaders who wish to advance their strategic and functional knowledge in operational excellence and transition to a COO role.
  • New and evolving COOs looking to drive greater business efficiency and impact with contemporary, best-in-class experiential understanding of both digital and engineering operations.

Eligibility: Graduates (10+2+3)/ Diploma Holders (10+2+3)/ Post Graduates with a minimum 10 years of work experience as on Dec 30, 2022. Candidate should have scored minimum 50% of marks in Graduation/ Diploma/ Post Graduation and should be currently working.

The IIM Lucknow Advantage

  • #4

    Best B-School in India

    SOURCE: BUSINESS TODAY, 2021
  • #6

    Top B-School in India

    SOURCE: NIRF, 2022
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Past Participant Profiles

Work Experience
Past Participant Experience
Top Industries
  • Banking & Finance
  • Healthcare
  • IT Services
  • Manufacturing
  • Others*

*Others includes Consultancy, FMCG, Infrastructure, Retail, and Telecommunications, amongst others.

Top Functions
  • General Management
  • Marketing & Sales
  • Operations
  • Technology Management
  • Finance

...amongst others.

Top Companies

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.

Key Programme Takeaways

  • Build a contemporary understanding of both digital and engineering operations management
  • Enhance your leadership capabilities to drive value chain innovation and bottom-line results
  • Achieve beyond functional optimization to strengthen cross-disciplinary integration and collaboration
  • Transform operations into a business driver with strong financial and business analytics skills
  • Drive and sustain competitive advantage by accelerating the adoption of new-age technologies
  • Lead high-performing teams with a customer-centric approach to boost operational efficiency

Programme Modules

  • Advances in Supply Chain Management
  • Supply Chain Strategy
  • Key Performance Drivers
  • Assessing the Financial Impact of Supply Chain Inventory Management
  • Designing Supply Chain Contracts
  • Supply Chain Network Design
  • Strategy and Operations Strategy
  • Top-down and Bottom-up Interventions
  • Fit, Focus, Learning, Structure and Infrastructure
  • Capacity and Facilities Strategy
  • Business Process Re-engineering
  • Make or Buy, Outsourcing Strategy
  • Operations Improvement Strategy, Quality and Six Sigma
  • Product-process Design, Design for Operations
  • Design for Marketing
  • Innovation
  • Building Operations Capabilities in the Era of Digital Technologies and New-age Business Models
  • Understanding self and others
  • Unleashing the Leadership Potential
  • Power and Politics
  • Conflict and Negotiation Management
  • Leadership and Emotional Intelligence
  • Motivating People in the Global Environment
  • Contemporary & Strategic Business Development
  • Strategic Innovation and Change
  • Design Thinking Capability in a VUCA World
  • Strategic Analysis
  • Game Theory for Strategic Thinking
  • Management of Corporate Strategy
  • Leveraging Diversification for Managing Performance
  • Finance and Cost Management
  • Understanding Financial Statements, Financial Statement Analysis, Understanding Cost for Decision-making, and Pricing Decisions
  • Strategic Finance
  • Financial Modelling and Corporate Valuation
  • M&A
  • Strategic Planning during Corporate Re-Structuring
  • Mapping Consumer Journey to Draw Actionable Insights
  • SMAC and AMPS
  • Navigating through Digital Transformation
  • Capitalising on Opportunities Created by Disruptive Technologies
  • Importance of Business Communication and Negotiations
  • Functions of Corporate Communications, Crisis Communications & Patterns of Corporate Responses
  • Influence of Social Media on Crisis Communication
  • Introduction to Dynamic Pricing
  • The Success of Dynamic Pricing in Various Industries
  • Pricing Analytics to Exploit Market Opportunities
  • Auctions in Supply Chain
  • Online Advertisement Auctions of Google & Facebook
  • Role of Information and Technology in Supply Chains
  • Supply Chain Digital Transformation
  • Industry 4.0 Applications in Supply Chains – AI, ML, Blockchain, IoT etc.
  • The Future of Supply Networks

The capstone project will be industry-specific and will explore contemporary business worldissues. The topics will investigate the scope, impact and limitations of incorporating new technological advancements such as blockchains, 3D printing and artificial intelligence in conventional operational practices. The project is primarily an exercise that seeks to answer some of the pressing questions/ address curiosity from participants.

Note:
- 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 individual assignments, simulations, group projects & presentations to apply and demonstrate classroom learning.
- Recordings from live sessions will be available to the participants till two weeks (approx. 14 days) after the live session is conducted, only at the discretion of the Programme Directors/ Faculty. All faculty may not permit it.

Programme Directors

DR SURESH K. JAKHAR

Associate Professor, Operations Management

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IIM Lucknow
DR HIMANSHU RATHORE

Assistant Professor, Operations Management

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IIM Lucknow

Note:
- Programme Directors might change due to unavoidable circumstances, and revised details will be shared closer to the programme start date.
- Industry Expert sessions could be scheduled in a different time zone, depending on speaker availability.
- Recordings from live sessions will be available to the participants till two weeks (approx. 14 days) after the live session is conducted, only at the discretion of the Programme Directors/ Faculty. All faculty may not permit it.

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 (on-site 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.

Pay Later - Finance Options

Programme Fee Maximum Loan Amount Available Tenure (months) EMI
INR 4,30,000 + GST INR 4,82,030 36 INR 17,822

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

Below EMI plans are available for the loan amount: INR 4,72,000

Loan Provider Tenure (months) EMI
Propelld 12 INR 39,333
LiquiLoans 12 INR 39,333

Note:

  • The above EMI plan is available only for 12 months
  • All the loans are provided by a third party NBFC (Propelld or LiquiLoans) and not Emeritus
  • There would be a one-time processing fee based on the tenure of the loan
Loan Provider Tenure (months) Interest EMI
Propelld 18 4% INR 27,796
Propelld 24 6% INR 22,027
Propelld 36 9.50% INR 16,848
Propelld 48 9.50% INR 13,570
LiquiLoans 36 9% INR 16,553

Note:

  • All the loans are provided by a third party NBFC (Propelld or LiquiLoans) and not Emeritus
  • There would be a one-time processing fee based on the tenure of the loan
  • 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.
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.

Free One-year Access to Emeritus Insights

As a learner of this programme, you will get free one-year premium access to Emeritus Insights, a microlearning platform to help shape your success. You can build 50+ in-demand skills from over 5000 bite-sized video lessons from best-selling books, subject matter experts and Harvard Business Review. You will also get access to live, engaging sessions with industry experts on Insights LIVE.

Past Participants of Emeritus Work at

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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.

Free Access to Emeritus Career Services

Career Services
Career Services

Please note:

  • This service consisting of the four career management modules is available only for Indian residents enrolled into select Emeritus programmes.
  • This service is provided by Emeritus. IIM Lucknow is NOT involved in providing this service.
  • 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.

Early applications encouraged. Limited seats are available.

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Special Corporate Enrolment Pricing

Round 1: The first application deadline is
Oct 31, 2022 and the fee to apply is INR 1,500 + GST

Round 2: The second application deadline is
Nov 21, 2022 and the fee to apply is INR 2,000 + GST

Round 3: The third application deadline is
Dec 15, 2022 and the fee to apply is INR 2,500 + GST

Application Deadline: Dec 15, 2022

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'.

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