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STARTS ON December 23, 2022 Live Online & In-campus Immersion Academic Orientation: Jan 7, 2023
DURATION 10 Months Live Online Sessions with Faculty 3 Hours/ Week Saturday, 10:00 AM to 1:15 PM (Including a 15-minute break)
PROGRAMME FEE INR 2,02,000 + GST View Payment Plan Special Corporate Enrolment Pricing
ELIGIBILITY Any Graduate/Diploma (10+2+3)/Post Graduate holder with a score of minimum 50% and with a minimum 1+ years of work experience as on December 23, 2022. The candidate should be currently working. Screening & selection will be done by IIM Lucknow
STARTS ON December 23, 2022 Live Online & In-campus Immersion Academic Orientation: Jan 7, 2023
DURATION 10 Months Live Online Sessions with Faculty 3 Hours/ Week Saturday, 10:00 AM to 1:15 PM (Including a 15-minute break)
PROGRAMME FEE INR 2,02,000 + GST View Payment Plan Special Corporate Enrolment Pricing

Programme Overview


Learning Hours


Cutting-edge Modules


Capstone Projects & Presentations




Days of In-campus Immersion

Organisations are adopting exponential technologies and moving away from traditional operations and supply chain models towards scalable, customisable, and nimble strategies. IIM Lucknow's Executive Programme in Strategic Operations Management & Supply Chain Analytics will help you adapt, evolve, and transform your business operations through next-generation strategies and an analytical approach that disrupts processes, cuts costs, and increases efficiencies.

Why enrol in this Operations Management programme
Executive Programme in Strategic Operations Management & Supply Chain Analytics
Other Operations Management programmes (Online via recorded lectures)
All classes are delivered via LIVE ONLINE format by IIML faculty & industry experts
FACE-TO-FACE sessions at IIML Campus
Executive ALUMNI Status
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
  • 10.7%

    The Indian logistics market is expected to grow at a CAGR of 10.7% between 2020-2024.

    Source: Outlook, 2021
  • 3 Million

    India will create 3 million jobs in the logistics sector by 2022 and 120,000 incremental jobs specifically in warehousing.

    Source: TeamLease Logistics Report, 2021
  • 56%

    56% of CEOs emphasise the need to aggressively pursue operational agility and flexibility.

    Source: IBM, 2021

Programme Highlights

Delve deeper into operational issues and solve them with innovative solutions

Learn from immersive live online sessions, without taking a career break

Become industry-ready and learn from real-world business applications, industry case studies and tools

Gain a global outlook with insights from IIM Lucknow faculty and international expert practitioners

Apply programme learnings in a hands-on capstone project based on a real-world business case

Receive a certificate of completion from one of India's top B-Schools (NIRF, 2022)

Who is this Programme for?

This programme is designed for early to mid professionals looking to take their career to the next level with a solid grasp of operations management concepts and analytical frameworks to build and scale process efficiencies.

Professionals looking to leverage advancements in operations and supply chain management, formulate effective data-driven strategies to improve efficiency, performance and drive profitability will also benefit from this programme.

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Learning Outcomes

  • Develop an in-depth understanding of operations, processes and how they align with the company's business strategy
  • Learn how analytics helps transform the operations and supply chain practices of a company
  • Explore how to make organisations more agile and responsive using the tools and techniques of advanced project management
  • Understand the aspects of product and service quality, and the tools to analyse and improve quality
  • Use Six Sigma and Lean techniques for improved output and increased efficiency in the process management
  • Design innovative supply chain strategies for delivering value through advanced logistics and inventory analytics

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:

  • MDP 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

  • Introduction to Operations Management
  • Operations Strategy Framework
  • Product Design and Development
  • Design of Manufacturing and Service Systems
  • Process Flow Analysis
  • Demand Forecasting
  • Capacity Planning
  • Sales and Operations Planning
  • Operations Scheduling
  • Measures and Dimensions of Quality
  • Total Quality Management
  • Statistical Process Control in Practice
  • Lean Management Principles
  • Lean Six Sigma
  • Statistics for Managers: Basics of Normal Distribution
  • Linear Regression
  • Formulation - Optimisation Problems in OSCM
  • Transportation and Assignment models
  • Introduction to Linear Optimisation
  • Supply Chain Fundamentals
  • Inventory Management and Optimisation
  • Structure Design and Network Strategy
  • Logistics and Transportation
  • Strategic Sourcing
  • Sustainable and Closed Loop Supply Chains
  • Supply Chain Coordination
  • Service Strategy and Design
  • Service Quality
  • Logistics and Routing Challenges in Services
  • Performance Improvement and Evaluation of Service Enterprises
  • Introduction to Operations and Supply Chain Analytics
  • Managerial Learnings from "The Goal"
  • Theory of Constraints
  • Inventory Analytics
  • SCOR model and KPIs
  • Transport Analytics
  • End-to-end Supply Chain Analytics
  • Project Planning, Organisation and WBS
  • Project Scheduling - CPM and PERT
  • Project Resources Management & Monitoring
  • Project Risk Management
  • Simulation Modelling
  • Dynamic Optimisation of Supply Chain for Strategic Planning
  • Building Resilient Supply Chains and Managing Risk
  • Managing Projects Using Software Tapping Digitalisation and Cloud Computing
  • Retail & E-commerce Operations
  • Platform Business Models
  • Introduction to Industry 4.0 Technologies
  • Applications of Industry 4.0 in Operations and Supply Chain Management
  • Role of AI, ML, and IoT in Digital Transformation
  • Supply Chain Digital Transformation

The capstone project provides participants with an opportunity to apply advanced principles of operations and supply chain management to industry-specific challenges. It is a comprehensive project that participants will work in groups from conception to completion. At the end of the project, the participants will turn in their work for consultation with faculty members.

- Modules/ topics are indicative only, and the suggested time and sequence may be dropped/ modified/ adapted to fit the total programme hours.
- The recordings from live sessions will be available to the participants till two weeks after the live session is conducted, based on the discretion of the Programme Directors.
- IIM Lucknow will not provide license for any tools covered in the programme. Students can opt for free trials and cancel them on time to avoid deductions.

Programme Directors


Assistant Professor, Operations Management,

Indian Institute of Management Lucknow

Dr Rakesh V's research mostly involves mathematical modelling of problems in Supply Chain Management. His interests are in topics like retail and e-commerce operations, warehousing and fulfilment centre operations, supply chain network design etc. His work has been published in highly rated peer-reviewed international journals. He holds a Bachelors in Engineering from the University of Kerala, a Masters and PhD from IIT Bombay. His PhD dissertation received awards from organisations including INFORMS Transportation and Logistics Society. Prior to his PhD, he worked in companies like Amazon and Toshiba.

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Assistant Professor, Operations Management,

Indian Institute of Management Lucknow

Dr Yash Daultani has recently designed and developed the course titled 'Industry 4.0 Applications in Operations and Supply Chain Management' at IIM Lucknow. He consults and publishes in the areas of supply chain network design, product design, supply chain risk management, and healthcare operations management. He has published more than 20 research papers in peer-reviewed international journals of global repute. He holds a Doctoral (Fellow) degree from IIM Lucknow and is a state rank holder in B.Tech. (Hons.), Mechanical Engineering.

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

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).

Sample Certificate
Sample Certificate

- The certificate shown above is for illustration 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

Past Participant Profiles

Work Experience
Past Participant Experience
Top Industries
  • Energy
  • FMCG
  • IT Services
  • Manufacturing
  • Others*

*Others include Agriculture, Consumer Electronics, Healthcare, and Retail, amongst others.

Top Functions
  • IT Services
  • Manufacturing
  • Operations
  • Purchasing
  • Others*

*Others include Consulting, Customer Service, Engineering, and General Management, amongst others.

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Emeritus Career Services

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  • Career Management Modules on:
    • Building an Impressive Resume & Cover Letter
    • Building an Impressive LinkedIn Profile
    • Navigating Job Search
    • Interview Preparation
  • 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.

Early applications encouraged. Limited seats are available.

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Special Corporate Enrolment Pricing

Round 1: The first application deadline is
Oct 18, 2022 and the fee to apply is INR 1,500 + GST

Round 2: The second application deadline is
Nov 16, 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

Round 4: The fourth application deadline is
Dec 22, 2022 and the fee to apply is INR 2,500 + 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.

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