Batch 6

Executive Programme in Strategic Management

Strategise. Formulate. Implement

Work Experience

Programme Overview

Increased market complexity. Game-changing competition. Digitally savvy customers. It all means strategic decision makers must transform their thinking. To guide organisations to be differentiated and profitable, they need to shift to strategic management. It involves thinking critically, implementing effectively, creating organisational synergies, and bringing nuance and agility via new technology.

The Strategic Management programme is designed to equip professionals across functions with an end-to-end strategic perspective to bridge the gap between strategy planning & strategy execution, and translate the lofty organizational goals into strategic initiatives & objectives.

Programme Highlights


Receive a certificate of completion from one of India’s top BSchools (NIRF 2023: Management)


Real-world case-based and simulation-based learning


Learn forward looking concepts with the latest paradigms in strategy


Become industry-ready with real-world case studies


Gain a global outlook with insights from IIM Lucknow faculty and industry experts


Expand your professional network and interact with experienced peers


Experience a two-day on-campus immersion at the IIM Lucknow campus


  • The primary mode of learning for this programme is via live online sessions with faculty members. Post session video recordings may or may not be made available, at the discretion of faculty members. Emeritus or the institute does not guarantee availability of any session recordings.

  • 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 program's desired outcomes.

  • This Programme includes a Campus Immersion component of two days towards the end of the Programme. The campus immersion includes boarding/lodging in the IIML Campus on a Double Occupancy basis. Food and accommodation during the campus sessions will be provided at no extra cost, while participants are responsible for covering their travel expenses.

Programme Certificate

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. Participants areexpected 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%.

We encourage you to attend all the live sessions and make the best out of these interactive learning experiences.


  • 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 at any time without notice.

  • We encourage you to attend all the live sessions and make the best out of these interactive learning experiences. Post session video recordings may or may not be made available, as per discretion of respective faculty members.

Why enrol in Live Online Learning?

Advanced Programme in Strategic Management

Other SM programmes (Online via recorded lectures)

All classes are delivered via LIVE ONLINE format by IIML faculty & industry experts

PEER-TO-PEER learning through weekly interactions with other participants

Accredited institution

Dual accreditation

No accreditation

Best-in-class curriculum

Created by one of India’s premier B-School

Created by a non-accredited institution

FLEXIBLE PAYMENT options with multiple instalments

Programme Modules


  • Some modules/topics may be subject to change at the discretion of the Programme Director.

  • 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 primary mode of learning for this programme is via live online sessions with faculty members. Post session video recordings may or may not be made available, at the discretion of faculty members. Emeritus or the institute does not guarantee availability of any session recordings.

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

  • * Topics in the sub-modules will be taught by Emeritus Industry Experts.

Who is this Programme for?

  • This programme is ideal for Senior and mid-level professionals who seek to evolve to leadership roles that drive corporate strategy and growth by upgrading their expertise with modern strategy perspectives.

  • Senior executives already in pivotal strategic roles who want to drive their organisation’s business growth via end-to-end strategy formulation and execution will benefit from the programme.

Key Programme Takeaways

  • Develop a strategic mindset to shape and amplify competitive advantage in a dynamic environment.

  • Enhance critical thinking and strategic decision making skills to propel business growth.

  • Gain Insights into formulation and implementation of effective and focused business strategies.

  • Forge proactive leadership competencies to navigate business challenges and opportunities.

  • Understand and leverage digital business models and emerging technologies to drive digital transformation and innovation.

Programme Directors

IIML-EPSM-Dr. Anadi Pande-Faculty
Dr. Anadi Pande

Faculty, Strategic Management

Uniquely blending academics and industry is Dr. Anadi’s strength. His leadership positions at Tata Motors, Hero MotoCorp, and L&T over the years enabled him to drive strategic...

LP-IIML-EPSM-Prof. Ashutosh Kumar Sinha- Faculty
Prof. Ashutosh Kumar Sinha

Faculty, Strategic Management

A graduate from ISM, Dhanbad, and a fellow of IIM Bangalore, Prof. Ashutosh’s research in Corporate Strategy lies in mergers and acquisitions with a focus on emerging economie...

Past Participant Profiles

Work Experience
Top Industries
  • Health Care

  • Technology

  • Financial Services

  • IT/Computers

  • Manufacturing

  • Consumer Products

  • other

*Others Include Retail, Telecommunications, Aviation, Oil & Gas, etc

Job Functions
  • Business Development

  • Consulting

  • Operations

  • Marketing

  • Health Care

  • Technology

  • Strategic Planning

  • Others*

*Others Include IT Services, Finance, Human Resource, etc

Emeritus Career Services


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

  • Resume & Cover Letter

  • Navigating Job Search

  • Interview Preparation

  • LinkedIn Profile Optimisation


  • 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.

  • This service is available only for Indian residents enrolled into select Emeritus programmes.

Student Loan Available

Below EMI plans are available for the Programme Fee: INR 1,56,000 + GST

Maximum Loan Amount

Tenure (months)






  • 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: 12/18/24/30/36/42/48 Eduvanz: 12/24/36/48

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.

Early registrations are encouraged. Seats fill up quickly!

Flexible payment options available.

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